Latest Past Events

The Maryland Iron Festival

Manor Area Campground Parking 6709 Cunningham Falls Park Road, Thurmont

The Catoctin Furnace Historical Society, Inc. will present the fifth annual Maryland Iron Festival during the weekend of May 20 & 21, 2023 in partnership with Cunningham Falls State Park, Catoctin Mountain Park, Frederick County Public Libraries, Visit Frederick and Harriet Chapel. The free festival will commemorate the state as a center for the craft […]

Day Hike: Appalachian Trail-Annapolis Rock/Black Rock

Annapolis Rock/Black Rock Trailhead Parking 11155 Baltimore National Pike, Myersville

This is a 7.9-mile, moderate hike on the Appalachian Trail popular for spectacular views. We'll reduce some of the crowding by doing it on a Friday. The trail is relatively easy for the most part but does have a steep ascent at the start of the hike. Total elevation gain is 840 feet. This hike […]

Oyster Gardening Program

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum 213 N. Talbot, St. Michaels

This oyster gardening class and workshop will provide you with all the information needed to successfully grow oysters off your dock. For the first hour, learn the practical aspects of oyster gardening, and why oysters are so important for the Bay’s health. Then, workshop time begins as we build our own oyster cages. All materials, […]