Coming Soon: A Star Spangled Celebration

The Federated Garden Club of Maryland and the Crossroads at Hughesville Garden Club are sponsoring a Star Spangled Celebration of The Bicentennial of the War of 1812, on August 30, 2014, and they’d like you to attend. It looks like a lot of fun for our club members and families.

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Special events:

11:00 – “Wedding of 1812” Historical Re-enactment Narrated by Mike Callahan
11:30 – “Keech Family”, Readings of the Family’s Life During the War
12:00 –  The Star Spangled Banner, sung by Carol Whitsell, “U.S. Daughters of 1812”
12:15 – Port Tobacco Pickers
2:00 – “Wedding of 1812” Historical Re-enactment Narrated by Mike Callahan
2:30 – “Keech Family”, Readings of the Family’s Life During the War
3:00 – Auction
4:00 – Port Tobacco Pickers
5:00 – The Star Spangled Banner, sung by Carol Whitsell, “U.S. Daughters of 1812”

All day events:

  • Basket Maker, Pam King
  • Blacksmith, Pat Fulcher
  • Calvert-Arundel Swordsmen
  • Calvert Spinners & Weavers
  • Chesapeake Region Lace Guild
  • US Daughters of 1812
  • Hughesville Garden Club Corn Husk Dolls
  • Hughesville Garden Club Market Place
  • Meet the Authors: Howard Post, J. Carlton Sharp, Dodds & Hurry
  • Nicole Stewart Portraits
  • Toys & Games of 1812

DIRECTIONS:  Maxwell Hall is located at 17388 Teaques Point Road, Benedict, MD. Take MD Route 3 South to left on Croom Rd and 382 S, left on MD 381S, left on MD 321E, left on Teaques Point Road.

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One Response

  1. I would love to have been a part of that but we havea familly get together that day.

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