Vintage Baseball comes to Salisbury

By |2017-06-26T09:07:29-04:00June 26th, 2017|Day Trips, News, Pemberton Park, Wicomico County|

Summer and baseball, Wicomico’s 150th birthday and Civil War era history – we have paired them all! On July 9, beginning at 11 am (or thereabouts) you can enjoy it all at Pemberton Historical Park. Vintage baseball is not your usual game. This one is played in an open field, without gloves, with special bats, [...]

Kids event at Delmarva Discovery Center

By |2017-03-07T10:07:37-04:00March 7th, 2017|Day Trips, Delmarva Discovery Center|

Your child will be over the rainbow for this awesome event! Kids will enjoy dinner, games, a leprechaun scavenger hunt, & specialty green foods. Watch our North American River Otters Mac & Tuck slurp shamrock smoothies and discover their own pot of gold in the Wally Gordon River Otter Exhibit. Learn what treasures Delmarva has [...]

Winter Watermen’s Festival slated for Jan. 21

By |2017-01-12T12:13:27-04:00January 12th, 2017|Day Trips, Delmarva Discovery Center, Worcester County|

Please join us as we celebrate Delmarva’s rich heritage of working watermen. This family-friendly event will feature demonstrations, interactive exhibits, children’s activities, local seafood, and round-table discussions. Children can help make a bamboo raft for Mac & Tuck, our North American River Otters. Members are free, adults $10, children $5 Please call 410-957-9933 or email [...]

A Glimpse of Hampton’s History

By |2016-12-15T17:40:44-04:00December 15th, 2016|Day Trips, Towsend|

Tucked away in the Hampton area north of Towson you will find the Hampton Mansion. This Mansion was the largest residential building in The United States during its initial completion in 1790. The estate is home to gorgeous Georgian architecture. Buildings such as stone-clad slave quarters, barns, and stables all have been perfectly preserved as part of [...]

Any day is a great day to take photos at the zoo

By |2016-12-08T05:51:56-04:00October 18th, 2016|Baltimore, Day Trips, News|

I visited the Maryland zoo in Baltimore this past week and got to see so many different birds from around the world. Talk about stunning and some even funny to look at. I saw the Blue Belly from the western and central Africa and the Caribbean flamingo which are found on the North coast of [...]

The Rackliffe House: Where history and nature meet

By |2016-12-08T05:51:56-04:00August 16th, 2016|Assateague Island, Day Trips, Worcester County|

Even if you don't know precisely what you're looking for, it is easy enough to find the Rackliffe House as part of a larger exploration of the Assateague Island Visitor Center. The house once was part of a plantation tract that took up much of the surrounding area, but time and fortune weren't particularly kind [...]