Captain Avery Museum
Captain Avery Museum
FOUNDED BY THE SHADY SIDE RURAL HERITAGE SOCIETY IN 1984
MUSEUM OPEN HOURS

Sundays 1-4:00 PM
April 1-November 30
(except major holiday weekends)

Coming Events
October 16, 2016
Oyster Festival

December 4, 2016
Childrens' Holiday and Tree Trimming Party

January 14, 2017
Taste of the Yucatan

January 18, 2017
Winter Luncheon
17th Century Ships

January 21, 2017
Taste of the Yucatan

January 25, 2017
Winter Luncheon
Wild Women of Maryland

February 1, 2017
Winter Luncheon
ELF - America's oldest active racing yacht

February 8, 2017
Winter Luncheon
What did early colonists eat?

February 15, 2017
Winter Luncheon
Archaeology of the Belvoir Plantation Slave Quarter

February 22, 2017
Winter Luncheon
Voyage To A Thousand Cares and USS Constellation

Calendar of Events
2013 WINTER LUNCHEON SERIES

The Winter Luncheon Series will begin January 16 and will continue on Wednesdays until February 20.

In the event of inclement weather, the luncheon will be cancelled if the Anne Arundel County Schools announce the schools closure for the day. If school openings are only delayed, the luncheon will be held at the regularly scheduled time.
2009 Calendar of Events

Reservations are required for all events, except where noted: 410-867-4486

2016


Sunday October 16 - Oyster Festival
Time: 12:30 - 5:00 PM Admission:
Drift down to the Avery waterfront, enjoy live music, meet authors, artists and artisans, participate in activities and find plenty of great food.

Sunday December 4 - Childrens' Holiday and Tree Trimming Party
Time: 1 PM to 3 PM Admission: FREE

Events of Next Year: 2017

Saturday January 14 - Taste of the Yucatan

Time: noneAdmission:
Spend a week in Mexico at a luxurious, magnificently restored 17th century hacienda. Guided tours are interspersed with Mayan cooking classes and/or lounging in a hammock.

This event is sold out. If you have made a deposit, you can make your final payment here


Events of Next Year: 2017

Wednesday January 18 - 17th Century Ships

with Andy Shaw, shipwright
Time: 11:30 A.M. Admission: Members -
17th Century Ships in a World Gone Modern

Events of Next Year: 2017

Saturday January 21 - Taste of the Yucatan

Time: noneAdmission:
Spend a week in Mexico at a luxurious, magnificently restored 17th century hacienda. Guided tours are interspersed with Mayan cooking classes and/or lounging in a hammock.

This event is sold out. If you have made a deposit, you can make your final payment here


Events of Next Year: 2017

Wednesday January 25 - Wild Women of Maryland

with Lauren Silberman, author
Time: 11:30 A.M. Admission: Members -
Wild Women of Maryland: Grit and Gumption in the Free State

Events of Next Year: 2017

Wednesday February 1 - ELF - America's oldest active racing yacht

with Capt. Rick Carrion, President, Classic Yacht Restoration Guild
Time: 11:30 A.M. Admission: Members -
ELF - America's oldest active racing yacht - Then and Now

Events of Next Year: 2017

Wednesday February 8 - What did early colonists eat?

with Dory Gean Cunningham, Colonial Foods Historian
Time: 11:30 A.M. Admission: Members -
What did early colonists in the Chesapeake region eat and where did they get their food?

Events of Next Year: 2017

Wednesday February 15 - Archaeology of the Belvoir Plantation Slave Quarter

with Julie Schablitsky, PhD, Chief Archaeologist,
Department of Transportation, Maryland State Highway Administration

Time: 11:30 A.M. Admission: Members -

Events of Next Year: 2017

Wednesday February 22 - Voyage To A Thousand Cares and USS Constellation

with C. Herbert Gulliland PhD, author
Time: 11:30 A.M. Admission: Members -
Voyage To A Thousand Cares: Masterís Mate Lawrence with the African Squadron, 1844-1846 and USS Constellation on the Dismal Coast: Willie Leonard's Journal 1859-1861