Linden’s September Event – “History of Lower Marlboro Freedom Day

The Calvert County Historical Society’s Third Thursday’s Brown Bag Lunch Program will feature the events surrounding the enslaved people who fled during the War of 1812 on British ships to Nova Scotia and Trinidad, including 262 enslaved folks from Calvert County.

Join Us Thursday, September 19th at 12 Noon at Linden. Bring your Lunch, Bring your Questions and Bring Your Friends! Free and Open to All!

"Bedford Basin near Halifax (Nova Scotia)" 1835 by Robert Petley. African refugee family taking their wares to market.


This Brown Bag Lunch is in preparation for the upcoming Freedom Day, to be held on Saturday October 5, 2019, in Lower Marlboro, Maryland. 
For information call (410) 535-2452 or email cchsadmin@calverthistory.org

Featured painting – “Bedford Basin near Halifax (Nova Scotia)” 1835 by Robert Petley. African refugee family taking their wares to market. Nova Scotia Museum, History Collection


 


 

 

Calvert County Historical Society’s Annual Used Book Sale:

    Date: November 2019. Date to be announced!
All kinds of books, histories, fiction of all kinds, science, nature, cookbooks, kids books, etc. etc.

 


Calvert County Historical Society’s Annual Christmas Open House

Date: Saturday, December 7, 2019
Time: 10AM to 4PM

Location: Linden70 Church Street, Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Invite: Public

Admission: FREE
!

Contact: For information call 410 535-2452 or email cchsadmin@calverthistory.org
Information: Do your Christmas shopping in our Gift Shop, and see Linden decorated for the Holidays! Come join us for an Old-Fashioned Christmas!


Looking ahead to 2020

 

Welcome Spring Tea
(A Members-and-Guests Only Event)

Reservations Required! Limited Seating Available!
Date: April 2020

 


Calvert Garden Club’s Annual Plant Sale

Date: April 2020
Time: 9 a.m. – 12 noon
Location: Linden – 70 Church Street, Prince Frederick, MD 20678
Contact: http://www.calvertgardenclub.com/
Information: Always a popular event, the Calvert Garden Club holds its Annual Plant Sale in Linden’s parking lot.
The sale includes perennials and annuals, cut flowers, hanging baskets, herbs, shrubs and trees.

Calvert County Historical Society’s Annual Membership Dinner & Silent Auction:

Date: May 2020 – Reservations Required!
The Annual Meeting includes a catered dinner, guest speaker and
a silent auction to
provide an entertaining and fun evening for all.