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May 2015

Student Discovery Days at Linchester Mill

May 13, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

All Caroline County Third Graders will be visiting the Linchester Mill for an unforgettable learning experience!

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June 2015
$69

History Adventure Camp

June 29, 2015 @ 9:00 am - July 2, 2015 @ 2:00 pm
Linchester Mill, 3390 Linchester Road
Preston, 21629 United States
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Milling Through the Past A History Adventure Camp at Linchester Mill A crossing for kidnappers and escaping slaves, a major exit off the old Choptank Indian Trail "turnpike" and the home to an 18th century school house and one of the oldest grist mills in the country - this is the backdrop for an adventure back in time and the hands-on investigation of this county treasure. Led by Linda Eckternach, "History Sleuth" and Social Sciences teacher at Lockerman Middle School.…

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August 2015

Heartland Quilt Exhibit

August 1, 2015 @ 10:00 am - August 31, 2015 @ 2:00 pm
Museum of Rural Life, 16 N. 2nd St
Denton, 21629
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Quilts

Stop by the Museum of Rural Life in Denton, step back in time and enjoy a journey of quiltmaking! Featured from the collection of Heartland Quilt Guild members will be quilts from as early as 1840 to the red/green applique quilts of the 1860s to the depression era quilts of the 1930s. There will also be featured a series of quilt tops which were "works in progress." Learn the types of stitches and stories that quilters used to render these…

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Shop Hop

August 6, 2015 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Heartland Quilters of the Eastern Shore will host its 7th Annual One Stop Shop Hop on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at the Denton Volunteer Firehouse, located in downtown Denton, Maryland. Shopping hours will be 2pm – 8pm. There is a nominal admission fee of $3, which includes an entry ticket for fantastic door prizes, provided by our vendors. Inside the firehouse you will find twenty-five vendors from the Mid-Atlantic region, including quilt and fabric shops, crafters, a long arm dealer,…

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September 2015
$20

Grand Opening: World War II Exhibit

September 2, 2015 @ 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Museum of Rural Life, 16 N. 2nd St
Denton, 21629 United States
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WW2a

Caroline County in World War II Join us to celebrate the 70th Anniversary of V-J Day, Caroline County's Heroes, and the End of World War II. Enjoy conversation, cocktails, hors d'oeurves & friends. World War II Veterans or spouses attend FREE. Bring a friend! September 2, 2015, from 4:30pm to 7:30 pm. $20 per person (or donation). All proceeds go to exhibit expenses. RSVP: 410-479-2730 At the Museum of Rural Life, 16 N. 2nd St., Denton, MD. Open Saturdays 11:30am…

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World War II Exhibit

September 5, 2015 @ 11:30 am - October 31, 2016 @ 3:00 pm
Museum of Rural Life, 16 N. 2nd St
Denton, 21629 United States
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WW2

The Caroline County Historical Society exhibit on World War II opens September 2, 2015, at the Museum of Rural Life, 16 North 2nd Street, in Denton. The exhibit will be open Saturdays from 11am to 3pm, or by appointment (call 410-479-1750). No county in America can exceed the military service record of Caroline County. Apart from the Battle of Saratoga in the American Revolution, someone from Caroline County has participated in every major battle involving the U.S. military in the…

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December 2015
$40 - $75

Christmas Celebration

December 19, 2015 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuckahoe River Farm, 8636 Tuckahoe Road
Denton, MD 21629 United States
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Christmas Celebration

Eat, Drink and Be Merry at our Christmas Celebration! The Caroline County Historical Society cordially invites you to our annual Christmas Celebration to be held at Tuckahoe River Farm, the gracious home of David and Terry Tribbett, on Saturday, December 19th from 4 - 7 pm.  The evening includes a sumptuous buffet and spirits, as well as a silent auction featuring unique Christmas gifts. Tickets are $40 per person, or $75 per couple. Proceeds benefit the Caroline County Historical Society Projects.…

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April 2016
$30.00

Annual Meeting

April 25, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Camp Todd Program Center, 25012 Beauchamp Branch Road
Denton, MD 21629 United States
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Agenda for the meeting includes Annual Report, Treasurer's Report and Election of Officers. The program for the evening examines historic Greensboro. This will follow the Annual Meeting. The evening is free to all members. The $30 charge is for those who wish to have dinner at Historic Camp Todd on the shores of Lake Williston. Cocktails will be served. Dress is casual. Look forward to seeing everyone.

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May 2016
Free

Student Discovery Days

May 10, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Linchester Mill, 3390 Linchester Rd
Preston, MD 21655 United States
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Third grade of Caroline County visits the Mill for educational events.

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Free

Student Discovery Days

May 12, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Linchester Mill, 3390 Linchester Rd
Preston, MD 21655 United States
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Third grade of Caroline County visits the Mill for educational events.

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