July Calendar 6 Big Band Night at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St. Michaels. The Olney Big Band will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. with fireworks at the end. With the St. Michaels fireworks scheduled to launch after dusk, the museum’s Navy Point offers a great waterfront venue. For more info. tel: 410-745-2916 or visit www.cbmm.org. 6,13,20,27 The Farmers’ Market in Easton is held every Saturday until December. Over 20 vendors offering a variety of fresh fruits, organic vegetables, bison meat & products, sauces, baked goods, flowers, plants and craft items. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Harrison Street Public Parking Lot, Easton. Live music most Saturdays. For more info. tel: 410-822-0065. 6,13,20,27 FarmFresh Market in St. Michaels in the municipal parking lot behind Sweeties Bakery from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Farmers offer fresh fruits and vegetables, meats, cut flowers, potted plants, breads and pastries, cow’s milk cheeses, orchids, eggs and honey. We also host events and activities throughout the season, including our Chef at Market events and a community cook-off. For more info. e-mail: StMichaels@freshfarmmarkets.org.
6,13,20,27 Historic High Street Walking Tour - Experience the beauty and hear the folklore of Cambridge’s High Street. Learn about the people who lived there, their homes, churches and commercia l vent ures. One -hour walking tours are sponsored by the non-profit West End Citizens Association and are accompanied by colonial-garbed docents. $8 (children under 12 free). 11 a.m. at Long Wharf, Cambridge, weather permitting. For more info. tel: 410-901-1000. 6,13,20,27 Skipjack Sail on the Nathan of Dorchester, 1 to 3 p.m., Long Wharf, Cambridge. For more info. tel: 410-228-7141 or visit www.skipjack-nathan.org. 8 Stitching Time at the Talbot County Free Library, Easton. 3 to 5 p.m. Join a group and work on your needlecraf t projects. Limited instruction for beginners. For more info. tel: 410-8221626 or visit www.tcfl.org. 8-10 Chautauqua 2013 in the Talbot County Historical Society gardens - Turning Points in History is living history portrayals of Amelia Earhart, Jackie Robinson and Rachel Carson. Each evening will feature a different character. Free. For more info. and schedule tel: 410-822-0773 or visit www.hstc.org.
Tidewater Times July 2013