Living near the Chesapeake Bay offers many unique opportunities for outdoor recreational water activities. The Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center, located at 600 Discovery Lane in Grasonville, strives to promote stewardship and sustainability through environmental education and habitat rest…

  • By Lena Ellwanger

We love our boats. We love our Chesapeake Bay. Not to mention the many tributaries which provide endless opportunities for fun and leisure.

There is something especially satisfying about a canoe or kayak excursion — it’s a chance to get up close and personal with mother nature and all of her creatures. But it can also be incredibly intoxicating to take in the beauty from a relaxing vantage point.

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering five, two-day Maryland DNR-approved boater safety courses, beginning on select dates in March and continuing through July.