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Chapter Board Meeting Invitation

Join us Saturday, March 14, 2015 for our Spring Chapter Board Meeting, at John Marshall Library, 6209 Rose Hill Drive, Alexandria, VA 22310 (map) Member ‘Meet and Greet’ Reception 1:00 p.m. and our Board Meeting starts at 1:30 p.m. Please R.S.V.P. below.   ________________ RSVP: Name:FirstLastE-mail:Phone:-Area CodePhone NumberAre you a Chapter member?YesNoAttending Chapter Board Meeting?YesNoI’m …

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Preservation

2015 Preservation Schedule

  2015 Project Date(s) Notes Calvert Marine Museum April 18th or 19th, 2015 We will work either Saturday or Sunday. Which date we work will be determined as the date gets closer. Please register if interested and you will be notified when the date is finalized. Historic Ships of Baltimore March 28, 2015 May 2, …

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Photo by Lauren Liebrecht
Tony Pasek, Anne Puppa and Hobie Statzer (not in photo) remove light fixture

Workday: Historic Ships In Baltimore – Nov 22, 2014

There was a large crew for the last workday up in Baltimore. It was a brisk day with highs in the 40s. The ship was very cold when we first arrived so one of Greg’s first tasks was to fix the electrical problem that was preventing the heat from working. It’s a good thing Greg …

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Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse

Workday: Thomas Point Lighthouse – Oct 20th and Nov 8th 2014

On October 20th two volunteers headed out to do some more work at Thomas Point. They had a shortened workday due to the weather – but they still managed to accomplish quite a bit. They finished removing the remnants of the storage shed and began installing deck boards where the raised platform in front of …

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Chapter Scout Patch

Girl Scouts and Webelo Pack from Indian Head, MD

  Scouts from Indian Head, MD completed our Scout Patch program!  Seven Senior, Cadette, and Junior Girl Scouts from troops 2492, 6461 and 2505; and three Webelos from pack 425, visited Drum Point and Cove Point as part of the eight completed activities from our program. Their activities included making posters to display at their …

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2014 Grant Recepient

2014 Grant Award: Friends of Concord Point Lighthouse

The Chapter awarded the 2014 HELP preservation grant of $1,000.00 to the Friends of Concord Point Lighthouse in Havre de Grace, MD on October 13, 2014. This non-profit group will use this grant along with $1,500 to be raised by the Friends for some needed restoration and improvements to both the 1827 lighthouse and the …

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Photo by Hobie Statzer
The shed is coming down

Workday: Thomas Point Shoal Lighthouse – Oct 3, 2014

Three volunteers went out to focus on the main project of dismantling the dilapidated cantilevered storage shed. Howard used a reciprocating saw to cut the rafters, beams and siding. Tony helped move the old lumber to the decking near the floor hatch and hammered in the old nails so nobody would be injured. All three …

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Chapter_Cake

Chapter 25th Anniversary Celebration Photos

The Chapter celebrated it’s 25th Anniversary on Saturday, September 20, 2014 with a picnic to honor members and volunteers at Fort Washington Park. Click here to see more photos on our Facebook page. (You do not need to have a Facebook account)

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Concord Point Keeper's House

2014 Fall Chapter Board Meeting Photos

The Chapter Fall Board Meeting was held Saturday, September 13, 2014 at the Concord Point Keepers House in Havre de Grace, MD Click here to see more photos on our Facebook page. (You do not need to have a Facebook account) View Larger Map

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Lighthouse in a Bottle

ChesLights Kids! – New Craft Projects!

SEE OUR LATEST PROJECTS!! Follow these detailed instructions and video to create a beautiful clay pot lighthouse with a lantern.

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