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An event every month that begins at 9:00am on day 18 of the month, repeating until October 19, 2019
At 9:00 a.m., you will meet up at Cove Point Lighthouse. You will learn about Miocene fossils and what to look for. From 9:30 to approximately 11:30 a.m., you will explore the beach to search for fossilized shell, bone, and sharks’ teeth. Lunch is on your own. Picnic facilities are available at the museum. Report to the admission desk at the museum by 1 p.m. to get your admission sticker and to meet up with the educator. You will get a guided tour of the Calvert Marine Museum’s fossil hall and have an opportunity to explore our fossil prep lab. Working with the museum educator, you will identify the fossils you have found. The program ends at 2 p.m., and you are welcome to continue to explore the museum on your own. Wear appropriate clothing for beach combing, and bringing a change of clothes is recommended.
An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Thursday, repeating until December 19, 2019
An event every day that begins at 10:00am, repeating until August 11, 2019
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National Ice Cream Day might over, but July is still National Ice Cream Month and there’s still delicious treats to be had on the Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail. …
The Pennsylvania Ice Cream Trail: #PursueYourScoops | #visitPA
As one scoop (or trail!) is never enough, we have partnered with our friends at the PA Department of Agriculture for the launch of the 2nd Annual Pursue Your Scoops Ice Cream Trail and we are excited to announce the creation of 3 trails this year: Western, South Central, and Eastern Pennsylvania. …
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Did you know the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has it’s historic roots in the Endless Mountains of Northeastern Pennsylvania along the Susquehanna River? History buffs, students of religion and the Mormon faithful will want to plan a visit to the Priesthood Restoration Site in Oakland, Susquehanna County, to discover the spot along the river where church founder Joseph Smith is believed to have had the priesthood confirmed upon him by John the Baptist. Featuring restored farm houses, trail network and a state of the art visitors center, this under-told chapter of Pennsylvania history is waiting to be discovered in the Endless Mountains! www.EndlessMountains.org …
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The 20’s come roaring back to Potter County, PA, this summer when the town celebrates the annual Eliot Ness Fest July 19th-21st honoring America’s most famous G-Man! In retirement along Pennsylvania’s northern tier, Ness penned the famous "The Untouchables" which chronicles the days of Prohibition and the infamous mob activities that have been the staple of TV and movies for years. This festival celebrates the time period, offering visitors a chance to see period vehicles including a restored Chicago paddy wagon, antique cars, film screenings, special events, food, fun and entertainment. Get out your spats and beads and head to Potter County for a roaring good time! www.VisitPotterTioga.com …
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Quarterly meetings start at 10 a.m. and end at approximately 2 p.m. with a working lunch.