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  1. The Shaping of America: A Painter's Perspective

    September 27, 2019 - October 26, 2019 @ Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

    The Shaping of America: a painter's perspective September 27 - October 26, 2019. Main Gallery Join us for an art exhibition featuring the paintings of ten women artists who see and experience the genre of landscape painting in uniquely different ways. Inspired by the written word of American geographer D.W. Meinig, the exhibition highlights how each painting embodies the idea of "landscape" as experienced through the hand of the artist and the eye of the viewer. Your idea of what "American Landscape" is will twist and turn with each layer of painted material. Contributing Artist(s): Carrie Patterson, Ying Li, Cecily Kahn, Kayla Mohammadi, Rebecca Rutstein, Kendra Wadsworth, Pamela Cardwell, Janis Goodman, Jennifer Anderson

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  2. CalvART Gallery Presents: Jefferson Patterson Park

    October 9, 2019, 11:00 AM - November 3, 2019, 5:00 PM @ CalvART Gallery

    CalvART is a cooperative gallery located in Prince Frederick, MD, and affiliated with the Arts Council of Calvert County. calvART is a showcase for artists from Southern Maryland and highlights work from a wide range of styles and media. Our artists excel in paintings, pottery, jewerly, sculpture, woodturning and photography. calvART highlights artwork by the Southern Maryland community and partners with community groups and organizations for its shows. You are always welcome to browse, and spend a part of the day looking at our artwork and meeting the artists. Consider joining us at our monthly receptions and special events. Reception: October 12th 5 -8 pm.

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  3. When Darkness Falls: Night Explorations

    October 11, 2019, 10:00 AM - January 26, 2020, 5:00 PM @ Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

    With the setting of the sun, the transition from day to night stirs within us a sense of mystery. What secrets does the night hold? What dreams and mysteries can be uncovered? When Darkness Falls will exhibit imagery that depicts night as the setting of the work. Artwork will reflect on why we are drawn to the darkness, and the unknown. Work will dramatize darkness, examine the juxtaposition of illumination in darkness, explore symbolism related to darkness such as gloom and superstition and reveal the mystery cloaked in wonder of the night.

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  4. Race 4 Heroes 5K Walk, Run, Roll or Fly

    October 12, 2019, 7:00 AM - 10:00 AM @ Solomons Island

    Please join us on October 20th for Race 4 Heroes. Wear a super hero costume and be apart of the first Race 4 Heroes 5K Walk, Run, Roll or Fly. Tie those capes tight, bring your hero spirit and join other heroes as you complete a 5-kilometer run or walk through beautiful Solomons Island. Divisions - 11 & Under, 12-20, 21-30, 31-40, 41-54, 55-64, 65+. Costume Contest - Best costume, most original, funniest, and cutest. The Mini Hero Run will start at 8:15 am and is open to runners aged 11 and under with a distance of up to 1/4 mile. Register for the Mini Hero Run at the Foundation 4 Heroes Booth at the event. It is only $10 to compete in the race; however, for a $20 fee you can also take home a Race 4 Heroes moisture wicking shirt. Then you will receive a F4Heroes sticker and an Anti Bullying sticker for admission to the race. All competitors will receive a medal for participating and there will be a winner too.

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  5. Calvert Stewards Appreciation: Monarch Tagging

    October 12, 2019, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM @ Battle Creek Cypress Swamp Sanctuary

    Ages 10 and up; Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult Learn how to catch and tag monarch butterflies for Project Monarch Watch’s citizen science project. We will travel to a few different parks in Southern Maryland, hoping to catch some of these amazing migrants. Transportation is provided during the program. Please bring a lunch and plenty of water. Naturalist in Charge: Shannon Steele. Registration is required.

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  6. PT. Farm Garden Restoration

    October 12, 2019, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum (JPPM)

    Join the Garden Group as they work to maintain and restore the gardens designed by Rose Greely. Learn and share with the group while helping to keep the gardens beautiful. We strive to preserve, interpret and present Maryland' remarkable history to all who visit JPPM.

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  7. Calvert Artists' Guild Show

    October 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - October 13, 2019, 5:00 PM @ Southern Maryland Sailing Association

    The Calvert Artists' Guild, Inc. is an organization to bring artists together to learn, to appreciate, and to promote art. The Guild provides workshops, field trips, programs, demonstrations, an annual picnic, as well as gallery and other Founded: 1978. Come on down to the Sailing Associaion to see our wonderful art.

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  8. PRAD-Patuxent River Appreciation Day

    October 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM @ Calvert Marine Museum

    "PRAD"is the premeir watershed happening in Souhern Maryland with a craft fair, model boat building, food court, displays, free boat rides, and free admission to the Calvert Marine Museum. What more could you ask for?

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  9. SJ Johnson's 4th Annual Family Fun Day for All

    October 12, 2019, 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM @ SJ Johnson Propane & Fuel Company

    Please join us for our 4th Annual Family Fun Day. Our way of showing appreciation to our customers & the community! FREE Kids Activities. We will have a Fire Truck "Fire Safety Month" -Moon Bounces - Rock Climbing Wall - Face Painting and lots more!

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  10. Harvest Taste of Solomons

    October 12, 2019, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Various restaurants throughout Solomons

    New tastes abound in the historic Solomons Town Center as restaurants showcase selected food and beverages during the one-day food festival, The Harvest Taste of Solomons 2019 from 11am to 3pm, Saturday, October 12th. The event is one of the yearly signature events designed and sponsored by the Solomons Business Association. The Harvest Taste of Solomons provides the community a way to sample and enjoy a waterfront town during the fall season, according to Harvest Taste of Solomons Co Chair Charles Donaldson. Tickets are $5 each and may be purchased at any of the participating businesses. Each ticket can be exchanged for a sample of selected food or beverages. Substitutions may be made by the participating restaurants for food items on the day of the event. There are no ticket refunds.

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  11. Oktoberfest at the Calvert Brewing Company Beer Garden!

    October 12, 2019, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ Calvert Brewing Company Beer Garden

    You get a lager, you get a lager, and you get a lager at our beer garden at Running Hare Vineyard in a Prince Frederick ! Join us October 12th at our Beer Garden at Running Hare Vineyard! Grab your lederhosen, start working those arms for stein hoisting, get ready for lagers galore, and mark those calendars now! You aren’t going to want to miss it! ***We card 100% of the time, so don’t leave home without your ID. We cannot serve alcoholic beverages to anyone without a valid photo ID***

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  12. Fall Festival and Corn Maze

    October 12, 2019, 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ Spider Hall Farm

    Join us for family fun at Spider Hall. Admission for 4 years and under is free, and $12 per person for 5 years and up. Admission includes Hay Ride to the Corn Maze, family games and prizes, inflatables, face painting and more. Glow items and flashlights are available for a minimal charge.

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  13. Big Sit Weekend at Wetlands Overlook Park - Owl Prowl Saturday

    October 12, 2019, 7:00 PM @ Wetlands Overlook Park

    We will do a kickoff event with an evening Owl Prowl on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 7pm. Meet at the parking lot of Wetlands Overlook Park, dress for weather and flashlights are allowed. For ages 6 & up. No strollers on woodland trail. Free. Don't forget to bring your binoculars and walking shoes!!

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