Jun 12 2017

Pop-Up Heritage! "Charles Zimmermann’s Legacy" Armel-Leftwich Visitor Center, 52 King George Street, Annapolis -- June 22, 3:00 p.m. Charles Zimmermann: “One of the most popular and best known citizens of Annapolis“ (The Evening Capital, 1908) This experience will be an adventure back to America’s Gilded Age, focusing on the life of Charles Zimmermann. Discover why he earned the admiration and respect of the body of Midshipmen. Learn the connections he had through historic events with Grover Cleveland, Theodore Roosevelt, and Woodrow Wilson. This new multimedia presentation features recently gathered items from the archival...

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Jun 17 2015

Four Rivers hopes to caution County residents about an e-mail hoax that has hacked their e-mail system earlier this week. A “Hoax” message was sent out using Four Rivers’s information by the hackers that asks the recipient to click on a “Dropbox” link, which activates the hack on the recipient’s e-mail system. Four Rivers’ Executive Director Carol Benson says, “Our office received the same message, marked ‘Approval Document’, from a South County non-profit a few weeks ago, just prior to a big event, and we were fooled into thinking that...

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Mar 27 2015

Four Rivers Heritage Area Presents Workshop on Planned Giving Presentation by Patricia Bender, Director of Planned Giving, United States Naval Academy Foundation Who should attend: Interested board members, staff, and/or volunteers from our Four Rivers partner sites and organizations. When: Thursday, June 18, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Where: Captain Avery Museum, 1418 East West Shady Side Road, Shady Side Patricia Bender has over twenty years of experience in gift planning for higher education and social service organizations. She is presently Director of Planned Giving at the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation.  Prior to joining the Foundation she...

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Nov 19 2014

November 18, 2014 — (Annapolis) Four Rivers Heritage Area announces the debut of a new video about Land Conservation and Stewardship, entitled, “Our Stories: Land Conservation Successes in Anne Arundel County.” The video grew out of a stewardship initiative of the Four Rivers Heritage Area entitled, “What’s Your View?” and was funded in part by a grant from the Maryland Heritage Areas Authority. The videography team was DMH Video Productions, Darren Heater and Brittany Mercer, and was shot on location at various private properties in Anne Arundel County, with landowners who have...

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