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

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

Friday June 13 - Osprey Banding
Time: 4:00 PM Admission: Members -
This trip is sold out, but there is a waiting list. Reservations are required. The trip will take place at Patuxent River Park, Upper Marlboro, MD.

For details and the waiting list, go here.


Wednesday June 18 - Winterthur Museum, Gardens & Library
      At Winterthur, Delaware
Time: See details below Admission: Members - ; Non-member-
Deadline for reservations is May 8, 2014
Price includes a 45 minute introductory house tour; lunch in the Garden Café from 1-2 PM; admission to the galleries and a tram tour of the gardens, weather permitting.

For all details and registration information go here

Tuesday July 15 - Allenberry Resort Inn & Playhouse
      At Boiling Springs, PA
Time: See details below Admission: Members - ; Non-member-
Deadline for reservations is June 9, 2014
Price includes Includes a lunch buffet and matinee of "42nd Street".

For all details and registration information go here

Tuesday August 12 - Stratford Hall – Home of the Lees Stratford, VA AND The Hague Winery
      At Hague, VA
Time: See details below Admission: Members - ; Non-member-
Deadline for reservations is July 7, 2014
Price (includes transportation, admission, lunch, all taxes and gratuities.

Take a guided tour of the 18th century great house, see the museum exhibits in the Visitor Center, walk through the restored gardens. Then visit The Hague Winery. Once there we will be eating a box lunch under the outdoor pergola in view of the vineyard and then visiting the tasting room. For all details and registration information go here

Tuesday September 9 - Longwood Gardens
      At Kennett Square, PA
Time: See details below Admission: Members - ; Non-member-
Deadline for reservations is September 9, 2014
Price (includes transportation, admission, lunch, all taxes and gratuities.

Experience the world of Longwood Gardens...a place to see dazzling displays that elevate the art of horticulture. Longwood Gardens is one of the world’s great gardens. For all details and registration information go here

Tuesday October 7 - George Washington’s Mount Vernon
      At Mount Vernon, VA
Time: See details below Admission: Members - ; Non-member-
Deadline for reservations is September 2, 2014
Price (includes transportation, admission, lunch, all taxes and gratuities.

Enjoy an educational and entertaining visit to George Washington’s Mount Vernon. For all details and registration information go here

Saturday December 13 - Cirque de la Symphonie
      At at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC
Time: See details below Admission: Members -
This excursion will onlly be offered if there is enough interst. See the form below to indicate that you are interested.

For all details and to register your interest go here

Saturday January 10 - Yucatan Trip
Time: TBD Admission:
Reservation and deposit are required. Details are at Yucatan