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  1. CalvART Gallery presents: FOR THE LOVE OF JEWERLY

    February 5, 2020, 11:00 AM - March 8, 2020, 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. February reception: February 8th 5-8 p.m.

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  2. Maryland in the Age of Sail

    February 6, 2020, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM @ Calvert Marine Museum

    Join Mark Wilkins, Curator of Maritime History at the Calvert Marine Museum, as he explores “Maryland in the Age of Sail”. This eight week lecture series includes topics ranging from European influence to the tobacco trade to the Civil War on the Chesapeake and more, through the 20th century.

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  3. Sea Squirts: Sniff, Touch, Taste, Look and Listen - The Five Senses

    February 6, 2020, 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM @ Calvert Marine Museum

    This program is designed to invite adults and children to discover the museum together through music, stories, and special activities. Free drop-in program for children 18 months to three years and their caregivers. For the safety and enjoyment of everyone, older children and siblings may not attend – with the exception of infants

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  4. "Water/Ways" Exhibit & Chesapeake Biological Lab Field Trip

    February 6, 2020, 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM @ Calvert Library

    Meet at Calvert Library Prince Frederick to peruse the Smithsonian "Water/Ways" exhibit. Take a break for lunch and then meet-up again at Chesapeake Biological Lab for a fun and educational "behind the scenes" tour about research related to our local waterways. Tour is geared to middle school and up. Because the Chesapeake Biological Lab is a working research facility, younger children are not permitted to participate in tours.

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  5. MAC Lab Tour

    February 6, 2020, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM @ Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum (JPPM)

    The Maryland Archaeological Conservation Laboratory (MAC Lab) is a state-of-the-art archaeological research, conservation, and curation facility located at Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum, the State Museum of Archaeology, in southern Maryland. The MAC Lab serves as a clearinghouse for archaeological collections recovered from land-based and underwater projects conducted by State and Federal agencies throughout Maryland. The MAC Lab also houses a number of major collections acquired through private donation to the Maryland Historical Trust. All of these collections are available for research, education, and exhibit purposes to students, scholars, museum curators, and educators. Free MAC Lab tours are offered every Thursday at 11 AM and 1 PM by our docents. Please take some time and take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to view the MAC Lab and learn more about the research, conservation and curation that is done there.

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  6. Native Skills After School Series: Painting with Earthen Pigments

    February 6, 2020, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM @ Jefferson Patterson Park & Museum (JPPM)

    Painting with Earthen Pigments: Join us as we take local rocks and turn them into pigments and create one of a kind pieces of art.

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