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2015 Christmas in Saint Michaels Ornament

May 21, 2015

Christmas in St. Michaels 2015 Ornament features CBMM’s Old Point

Christmas in St. Michaels is introducing its 12th Collectors’ Series ornament early this year to coincide with the start of the 50th anniversary celebration of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. This special ornament honors the CBMM’s anniversary by depicting a …

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CBMM Oxnam_Geoff

May 20, 2015

Meet: Geoff Oxnam, Board Member

Geoff Oxnam first came to the Chesapeake Bay as a child. His family has always been sailors, spending most of their time on the water. Geoff also has many fond memories of summer trips to Mystic Seaport and South Street …

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May 15, 2015

River cruises on historic buyboat in St. Michaels

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s 1920 buyboat Winnie Estelle is now taking passengers out on the Miles River, with boat rides planned through October. The 45-minute, drop-in public cruises are available Fridays through Mondays, departing from the museum on the …

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Lighthouse painted for 50th Anniversary

  The 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is being re-painted in preparation for a year-long 50th anniversary celebration, which kicks off on Saturday, May 23 with CBMM’s Party on the Point …

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Meet: Dick Snowdon, Board Member

Dick Snowdon wasn’t born in Maryland, but his connection to the Chesapeake Bay goes back to his childhood. His father was a member of the gun club in Rock Hall, and they would often come down from New Jersey to …

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