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Sign Up Now for Triathalon at Smithsonian Compound in Edgewater Set for May 25

The Annapolis Triathlon Club is announcing its 2nd annual Tri for the Environment. The race will be held on Sunday May 25th at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center on Contees Wharf Road in Edgewater. Registration is now open here. This classic distance race is a perfect introduction for the new triathlete or a solid course […]

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Students Come to South River Federation for Hands On Learning

Students from Mills Parole Elementary School and St. Anne’s School in Annapolis came to Edgewater on Tuesday for a field trip that marked the end of a learning project that started back in the fall. It was the beginning of the school year when Caroline Rodriguez, the Chesapeake Conservation Corps (CCC) volunteer assigned to the […]

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Gardening Q&A: Fruit Trees, Vegetable Gardens, Fertilizing Flower Beds and More

It’s going to be a beautiful weekend with temperatures in the 70s by Sunday. Time to pull out the gardening tools and get to work. In this month’s Gardening Q&A, the experts at Greenstreet Gardens provide us with helpful advice on: When to plant a vegetable garden; How to get rid of weeds in the […]

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Smithsonian Lecture Series: ‘Non-Native Species, Curse or Blessing?’ on April 15

The Smithsonian Environmental Research Center in Edgewater will begin hosting their free monthly evening lecture series on April 15. The series runs from April to November. It is an opportunity for the public to meet Smithsonian ecologists who are working on the Bay. This month, on April 15, hear from Dr. Susan Cook-Patton, who will […]

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Shady Side Elementary Notecards Raises Money for Oyster Restoration

Who doesn’t need a handful of note cards now and again? Honestly, who doesn’t love a hand-written note of thanks or congratulations?  The fifth grade students at Shady Side Elementary School agree and are selling photographs of the Chesapeake Bay — in the form of note cards — as a fundraiser for oyster restoration. They […]

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South River Federation Holds Successful 10th Annual Auction

Thank you to everyone who attended the 10th Annual South River on the Half Shell live & silent auction!  It was a spectacular event with record breaking attendance and an all-time high for item donations this year.  Your combined support of our event made for “One Shell of a Party” and our best auction to […]

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