Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Press Releases 2011

 

Press Releases

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2011

December

December 22 - Forloney rejoins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

December 19 - February 24 deadline for CBMM internship applications

December 16 - CBMM presents plaque to Chef David Hayes for winning oyster stew competition

December 15 - CBMM's "Foodways of the Chesapeake" lecture series begins January 12

December 9 - Brooks joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

December 6 - Rise Up Coffee now offered at CBMM

December 1 - Free Delmarva resident admission to CBMM, December 26-29

November

November 30 - ChesAdventures begins January 14 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

November 23 - CBMM breaks ground on restoration of Navy Point bulkhead in St. Michaels

November 22 -CBMM restores 1931 Potomac River Dory Boat

November 14 - Become an Apprentice For a Day at CBMM this winter

November 14 - CBMM offers 'Chesapeake science for non-scientists' on November 22

November 3 - CBMM Hosts Book Signing on December 3 - Chesapeake People

November 1 - Two Apprentices Join CBMM

October

October 28 - Collison Joins Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

October 19 - Six restaurants to compete in oyster stew competition at CBMM's OysterFest

October 18 - CBMM offers free admission to Delmarva residents during November 7-10 Delmarva Days

October 13 - Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival Winners Announced

October 11 - Explore the winter waterman's tools, tastes & traditions November 9 at CBMM

October 7 - Pet costume contest at CBMM's October 21 Maritime Monster Mash

September

September 29 - CBMM Model Guild workshop Oct 29 & 30

September 28 - Tug Delaware's historic restoration now underway at CBMM

September 26 - CBMM's Decoys of Dorchester County exhibit featured at Waterfowl Festival's Artifacts Exhibit

September 21 - Illuminating the Sea:The Marine Paintings of James E. Buttersworth, 1844-1894 closes October 23 at CBMM

September 9 - CBMM hosts Maritime Monster Mash October 21

September 1 - CBMM offers free admission to Delmarva residents during September 6-9
Delmarva Days

September 1 - Live auction features travel packages at CBMM's September 10 Boating Party

August

August 31 - CBMM announces free, fall educational workshops

August 30 - OysterFest is November 5 at CBMM

August 29 - Wye Financial & Trust Sponsors Concours d'Elegance dinner to benefit CBMM

August 25 - Volunteer Training Sessions announces for CBMM

August 19 - Watch log canoe races aboard CBMM's Mister Jim September 10

August 19 - Grand Prix comes to CBMM November 13

August 11 - CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield sponsors Maritime Museum's Boating Party

August 10 - OysterFest is November 5 in St. Michaels

August 9 - CBMM hosts 29th Annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival on October 1 & 2

August 8 -Artists donate work in support of Maritime Museum's Boating Party

August 3 - Sultana's replica John Smith shallop now at CBMM

August 3 - Silver Linings donates Chesapeake Bay bracelet for Maritime Museum raffle

July

July 29 - Steamed Crabs, Bird Dog & the Road Kings at CBMM August 14

July 22 - CBMM announces new staff appointments

July 20 - CBMM store hosts Chamber ribbon cutting

July 12 - CBMM lines up five bands for July 23 Chesapeake Folk Festival

July 11 -CBMM offers free admission to Delmarva residents during July 11-13 Delmarva Days

June

June 30 - St. Michaels Concours d'Elegance set for CBMM on September 25

June 29 - CBMM welcomes new board members and officers

June 21 - Inaugural Elf Classic Yacht Race held at CBMM

June 21 - Talbot Bank sponsors CBMM's July 2 Big Band Night

June 20 - CBMM's 24th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival well attended this past weekend

June 17 - Edgar Hansen of the F/V Northwestern comes to CBMM's Watermen's Appreciation Day this August 14

June 16 - CBMM expands docking services for members

June 15 - CBMM offers free admission to military families now through Labor Day

June 13 - CBMM's 14th Annual Boat Auction is September 3

June 10 - CBMM Chairman-elect presented Charm City Cakes replica of museum's 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse

June 9 - 2nd Annual Watermen's Appreciation Day is August 14 at CBMM

June 8 - CBMM hosts "Chesapeake Garden" discussion on June 23

June 7 - CBMM offers new member events

June 7 - CBMM offers scenic river cruises aboard Mister Jim

June 2 - CBMM extends summer hours and activities for visitors

June 2 - CBMM hosts book signing on July 3 -the Town that Fooled the British

June 1 - Sailing Classes this summer at CBMM

May

May 25 - Help restore a skipjack with CBMM's Community Work Days this summer

May 24 - July 2 is Big Band Night at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

May 17 - Boater Safety Course at CBMM June 7 & 8

May 13 - 4th Annual Chesapeake Folk Festival is July 23 at CBMM

May 11 - CBMM needs volunteers for its on-the-water programs

April

April 29 - Saturdays are for sailing at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

April 28 - Paul Tudor Jones named Boating Party honorary chair

April 27 -Maritime Museum hosts 24th Annual Antique and Classic Boat Festival, June 17-19

April 15 - CBMM's Boating Party "Dressing the Ship" set for September 10

April 4 - Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Hosts Plein-Air! Easton

April 13 - Schooner Sultana visits CBMM, May 7-14

March

March 30 - Talbot County Garden Club hosts Garden Club of America Flower Show at CBMM

March 25 - Marc Barto named project manager for CBMM's Rosie Parks restoration.

March 21 - CBMM hosts 7th Maritime Model Guild Expo on May 21 & 22

March 15 - CBMM hosts Tidewater Camera Club photo exhibit beginning in May

March 10 - CBMM receives $5,000 donation from ALL

March 9 - CBMM expands "A Rising Tide in the Heart of the Chesapeake" exhibit

March 9 -New decoy exhibit opens April 9 at CBMM - Decoys of Dorchester

March 3 -CBMM offers specialty tour training sessions in March and April.

February

February 24 - Boater Safety Course at CBMM April 12 & 13

February 22 - CBMM Spring Lecture Series Announced

February 16 - New CBMM exhibit opens April 16 - Illuminating the Sea: The Marine Paintings of James E. Buttersworth, 1844-1894

January

January 26 - Home Winemaking Workshop at CBMM

January 17 - CBMM Announces Summer Internship Opportunities

January 13 - Build a half-hull clipper model at CBMM March 26-27

January 11 - An Evening with Marc Castelli: A Dialogue on the Challenges Facing Bay Watermen

January 4 - Jennifer Kuhn joins CBMM

 

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213 N. Talbot St.
P.O. Box 636
St. Michaels, MD 21663
410-745-2916

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