The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels will host OysterFest, a celebration of the Chesapeake’s oyster, on Saturday, Oct. 25.
The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is inviting women to expand their woodworking skills with a three-day intermediate woodworking class to be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 17-Sunday, Oct. 19.
This month’s tackle box is chock full of lures often used on the Patapsco and Gunpowder River skinny water. However, they’ve also been productive for me from the Susquehanna River to the coastal bays of Ocean City.
ST. MICHAELS — The 32nd Annual Mid-Atlantic Small Craft Festival comes to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on Saturday, Oct. 4 and Sunday, Oct. 5, bringing a collection of small craft to the museum’s Miles River waterfront, along with live music, scenic river cruises, food, beverages and more.
DEAL ISLAND — The use of motorized boats, except those powered by electric motors, will again be prohibited at the Deal Island and Fairmount Wildlife Management Area impoundments this hunting season, Oct. 1 through March 31.
CAMBRIDGE — Eastern Shore residents and visitors alike will be treated to a sight not seen in many years, if weather and boat conditions cooperate for this year’s Choptank Heritage Skipjack Race on Saturday, Sept. 27.
The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels will take visitors kayaking along the scenic Miles River Thursday, Sept. 4.
Tucked neatly in the northeast section of the state between Harford and Cecil counties is Conowingo Reservoir. Many anglers ply the river for largemouth and smallmouth bass. Some fishermen refer to the impoundment as the “Dead Sea” when they’ve had little success. Others, such as veteran angler Craig Eddy and retired bass guides Capts. Dan Kardash and Jerry Sersen, feel quite opposite. They have some favorite baits that most can fish successfully in the lake.