Free Kids' Fishing Derby
The Kent Island Elks Lodge is hosting a free kids' fishing derby on Tuesday, July 4 at Terrapin Park Pond in Stevensville. Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. with activities from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. To register for the fishing derby click here.
Talbot County 4-H Fair
This fun, family event features rides, games on the midway, and live animals! The fair is held at the Talbot Agricultural Center in Easton from July 13 through 15. A fair schedule, vendor and sponsor information can be found here.
Claws For A Cause
It's an “Old Fashioned Eastern Shore Crab Feast” benefiting the University of Maryland Shore Emergency Center at Queenstown and you're invited! The crab feast will be held Thursday, July 13 at the Fisherman's Crab Deck from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. To register please click here and for additional information, please call (410) 822-1000 ext. 5763. All proceeds will go toward purchasing equipment for the University of Maryland Shore Emergency Center at Queenstown.
Guided Hikes At The Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center
Guided hikes will lead participants on CBEC’s Lake Trail for a unique opportunity to discover several ecologically important habitats to the Chesapeake Bay watershed found on our 510-acre peninsula in Grasonville, MD. A docent will lead participants on a journey to explore topics of Hummock Succession, Oyster Reef Ecology, Salt Marsh Plants, Lake Knapp Bird Residents, and Resident Raptors all while walking a 1.5-mile flat path around the center of our 510-acre peninsula. Each month we will be announcing a specialty topic for these hikes led by a Maryland Master Naturalist, please check our calendar on our website for these announcements. Specialty topics include: Birding, Botany, Fungus, or Reptiles/Amphibians. There is a half-way rest stop with restroom accessibility. Participants are encouraged to dress for weather and bring along a water bottle, small snack, and binoculars. Duration is approximately 2 hours. Trips are subject to cancellation due to weather or low enrollment. Check-in and hike begin at the Visitor Center at 600 Discovery Lane, Grasonville, MD. Cost is FREE to CBEC Members, $5 for Non-Members
All hikes are from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. and a schedule of 2017 hikes can be found here.