Join us for Port Tobacco Green Drinks at the Port Tobacco Restaurant, 7536 Shirley Blvd., Port Tobacco MD 20677, on Thursday, August 24, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. Come learn what PTRC has been up to, make new friends, and just have fun.
PORT TOBACCO RIVER CONSERVANCY PRESENTS ITS TENTH ANNUAL
NIGHT ON THE RIVER SUNSET FUNDRAISER
Join us Thursday, August 10, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Port Tobacco Marina Restaurant, 7536 Shirley Boulevard, Port Tobacco MD.
Tickets are $50 each or 10 for $475 and are available online using the PayPal button at right. Enjoy hot and cold hors d’oeuvres and desserts, a silent auction, 50/50 and Cooler of Cheer raffles, and more!
Green Drinks (Happy Hour) is Tuesday, March 28, at 6:00 p.m. at the Blue Dog Saloon, 7940 Port Tobacco Rd, Port Tobacco MD 20677. Come enjoy Blue Dog Happy Hour Specials, learn what PTRC has been up to, make new friends, and just have fun. Hope to see you there!
The 29th Annual Potomac River Cleanup is on Saturday, April 8, 2017. We will be at Chapel Point State Park, 8160 Pisces Rd, Port Tobacco MD 20677, from 9 a.m. to noon. We will supply bags, gloves, drinking water and snacks. Please come join us to have fun and to help make our river more beautiful.
PTRC’s next public meeting on Thursday, March 9, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Historic Port Tobacco Courthouse, 8430 Commerce Street, Port Tobacco MD 20677, will feature an all-star line-up of trash busters:
Light refreshments will definitely not be trashy. We will offer complimentary beer, wine, and soft drinks served by Kaley, our professional bartender, as well as delicious snacks. For more information, contact us at 301 934-2025 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The event is free and open to the public. Hope to see you there!
Join PTRC and Peace Lutheran Church as member Don Zimmer describes his research on the ship True Blue, which he began when he discovered an announcement in the August 16, 1759, edition of The Maryland Gazette announcing the ship’s arrival in Nanjemoy carrying 350 Gold Coast slaves. What became of the captured and kidnapped people aboard the ship, and what can we learn about those who brought them to Maryland? The whole story of the True Blue is a difficult and complicated one, filled with people who have left their mark in history.
The program is free and open to the public.
Original oil painting by Don Zimmer.
Step away from your devices and join us for an actual conversation. The next Port Tobacco Green Drinks will be at the Blue Dog Saloon, 7940 Port Tobacco Road, Port Tobacco MD 20677, on Tuesday starting at 6:00 pm. Come enjoy Blue Dog Happy Hour Specials, learn what PTRC has been up to, make new friends, and just have fun.
Hope to see you there!
There is so much to share with you about the Port Tobacco River Conservancy as 2016 comes to a close. As you know, protecting and preserving our watershed continues to be our goal, along with providing educational and community outreach programs. Let us share with you some of this year’s highlights.
Requirements at the state and local level for cleaning up the Chesapeake Bay leave many tasks still to be completed. We remain committed to working with the County to take advantage of these opportunities for achieving success.
We are again asking for your generous support as we continue to move forward with our mission. You can donate online using the PayPal button on the sidebar, or by mail to PO Box 104, Port Tobacco MD 20677-0104.
We extend our many thanks and best wishes for the New Year to you all.