Promotes the study and enjoyment of birds, knowledge about our natural resources and fosters its appreciation and conservation. Maintains a system of sanctuaries to encourage the conservation of birds and their habitats. Helps to record and publish observations of bird life. Volunteers accepted to help clean Pelot Sanctuary, go into schools and teach children about nature, and to lead bird walks. If you find an injured bird, please review the following document that explains how to care for it: www.mdbirds.org/conservation/rehab/rehab.html. To find a bird rehabilitator in your area, please go to the following website: www.mwra.org. For our Facebook page please visit: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Caroline-County-Bird-Club/138388266259687...
Board games are a great way to relax, have fun, get creative, challenge yourself or just spend quality one-on-one time with your friends and family without the distraction of electronics. Our group is open to all ages and gamers of all types, whether you enjoy the classics or newer gamers. Any kind of board, card, puzzle, dice, pen & paper, collectable trading cards and miniatures games are welcome! Contact us for more information.
We meet the last Tuesday of every month at the Caroline County Public Library from 6-9:30 pm in the large meeting room. A variety of games are provided, but we encourage members to bring their favorites to share. Email us or join our group for more information and other events.
We meet at the First Presbyterian Church in Smyrna, Delaware on the first Tuesday of each month from 7-9 PM. We meet September to June during the year, July, August we hold no meetings but are still active. The normal meeting format includes discussion of club activities, observing high lights, constellation and deep sky object of the month, an advertised presentation and possible guest speakers. We welcome the public to our meetings and are open to suggestions for topics and guest speakers. Observing is (usually) scheduled for the Friday and Saturday nearest the New Moon to maximize the observing hours during complete darkness. During the summer months when the park is open the observing site will be at the baseball field in the camping area at Tuckahoe State Park. In the winter we observe at the Equestrian center. Observing at Tuckahoe is limited to members of the Delmarva Stargazers only. The Delmarva Stargazers are also dedicated to promoting amateur astronomy in our area through educational outreach. Club members often do presentations at local libraries, schools, and scouting organizations, among others. The club publishes a monthly newsletter, The Star Gazer News, seven days before the club meeting.
Club meets the first Wednesday of each month at 7 PM at the North County Branch of the Caroline County Public Library at 101 Cedar Lane, Greensboro, MD 21639. There is a different presenter each month that covers some area in which he or she has expertise. The club members decide on the agenda for the next month.
Hosts an annual Wheat Threshing, Steam, & Gas Engine Show the first Fri., Sat., and Sun. in August. The show includes education, demonstration, and live musical entertainment. The show is located at the above address. Volunteers accepted to assist with the show.
Group open to all those interested in the craft of writing, both professional and novice. Monthly meetings occur across the Eastern Shore. Check website for times and locations. Membership includes networking opportunities with other writers and a monthly newsletter. The Eastern Shore Writers Association hosts the annual Bay to Ocean Writers Conference in Wye Mills every March, (details on website) and publishes an annual literary review entitled The Delmarva Review.
Club Call : K3EMD: We meet at 7 PM on the third Tuesday of each month at the Talbot County 911 Center at 605 Port Street in Easton. The Club provides a forum for amateur radio operators to share their knowledge and understanding of radio operations, to train future operators, to foster good will through community service and emergency communications, and to develop a fellowship for people with similar interests. As in most amateur radio clubs our members range from novice to extra and from youth to geezer! The members interests run throughout the spectrum in most every mode including DX, R.A.C.E.S., Satellite, EME, HF, VHF, UHF and Marine Mobile. We provide amateur radio communication service for the Triathlons that are held in the Cambridge, MD area.
Undertakes a variety of gardening and landscaping projects throughout the county. Some yearly and ongoing projects include: creating Christmas wreaths and participating in the lighting of the Courthouse Green in Denton,and landscaping the log cabin in Greensboro, the Museum of Rural Life, and the Courthouse Green. The club is available for consultation on a variety of gardening issues. Holds monthly meeting every 2nd Friday, September through May. Most meetings are held at Caroline County Public Library. If schools are closed that day due to inclement weather, then the meeting is cancelled.
Meetings are held the 1st Thurs. of every month at old Choptank Electric building (Bus 404 & Rte 328) in Denton, MD. Doors open at 6:30 PM and the meeting begins at 7 PM. If schools are closed that day due to inclement weather, then the meeting is canceled. Guest speakers present on different aspects of quilting. Every year the group picks a service project to work on for the community. Please contact us for more information.