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What's Up? Weddings Registry Survey

By Arden Haley, Dec 07, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

Thank you for agreeing to take part in this short survey about wedding gift registries for use in a future issue of What's Up? Weddings Magazine.

Real Wedding: Amanda Atwood & Dale Wilner

By Arden Haley, Dec 05, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

"As we were taking in the beautiful view, he got down on one knee and pulled out the ring."

Trend Watch: Greenery

By Arden Haley, Dec 05, 2016, Categories: Trends

Move aside bright blooms! Luscious greens are the newest trend in wedding florals and we are loving it!

Real Wedding: Megan Griffith & Brian Werrell

By Arden Haley, Nov 09, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

College sweethearts from the University of Delaware, Megan and Brian’s romance turned to wedding planning after a romantic proposal in Central Park, New York City.

A Question and Answer with Maryland Wedding Planners

By Arden Haley, Nov 09, 2016, Categories: Planning

Answers from wedding planners who truly care. Questions that brides may be too afraid to ask.

Real Weddings: Jill Santucci & MJ Carroll

By Arden Haley, Oct 13, 2016, Categories: Local Weddings

Jill and MJ met watching football at The Green Turtle. Jill was coming back from the Renaissance Fair and decided to stop by and catch the 5:00 game with some friends already at the bar.

My, How the Times Have Changed: Ten Familiar Wedding Traditions Over the Years

By Arden Haley, Oct 13, 2016, Categories: Trends

While some aspects of this time in a couple’s life never seems to change (here’s looking at you, honeymoon), other aspects have shifted meaning through the generations.


  • What's Up? 1st "Fall on the Chesapeake"

    02/23/2017
    07:00AM — 07:00PM

    The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County invited all Anne Arundel County residents (18 and older) ...


  • Group Show ~ New Paintings

    02/23/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Group Show featuring still life paintings in oil by Rosemary Castiglioni; gestural animal paintin...


  • Rick Malmgren: Retrospective

    02/23/2017
    09:00AM

    "Much of our lives we are planning, looking forward with hope, excitement and fear. This is part...


  • Transcendent Musings

    02/23/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    “Transcendent Musings” features artists Christian McCarroll and Colin Lacey of the Open Eye Galle...


  • Synergies

    02/23/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Two or more things working together in order to create something that is bigger or greater than t...


  • Drop in on Nature

    02/23/2017
    09:30AM — 12:00PM

    Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:30AM-12:00PM Fall session: Thursday, September 15th thru Thursday...


  • The Chesapeake Fine Art Studio in Stevensville brings in the best artists in the country to prese...


  • Pottery for Beginners ONE-DAY POTTERY: Handbuilding Ages: 16+ years Level: Beginner, Limit 8...


  • Game on! Learn how to create a video game. This interactive exhibition allows visitors to immerse...


  • Inspired by eerie historical sites in Philadelphia and life and culture in China’s Yunnan Provinc...


  • On Paper: Finding Form

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    This exhibition celebrates one of the strengths of the BMA’s collection: contemporary drawings th...


  • American Society of Marine Artists

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Contemporary American Marine Art highlights the works of marine artists recognized as the best in...


  • Winter Knitting Circle

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Where can you learn a new skill (or hone an existing one), create something unique, and socialize...


  • Quilters of Kent County

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    This show will feature recent work of the group. It is always a gorgeous collection of works by t...


  • Gene Davis: Hot Beat

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM — 05:30PM

    Brightly colored stripes multiply in rhythmic repetitions across the surface of a painting by Gen...


  • This exhibit looks back over 40 years of making, learning and teaching by Malmgren. Rick Malm...


  • Cancer Loss Bereavement Support Group

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM — 11:30AM

    A six-session support group for individuals who have lost a loved one to cancer within the last t...


  • Nanny Trippe has had a love for photography since a young age. What began as recording of pets an...


  • Smithsonian Gardens presents Orchids: A Moment

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM — 05:30PM

    Orchids: A Moment, the 22nd annual orchid exhibition presented by Smithsonian Gardens and the Uni...


  • Striking works of Himalayan art depict wrathful Buddhist deities with fearsome qualities. Althoug...


  • Stuart Davis: In Full Swing

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM

    As one of the most important American modernists, Stuart Davis (1892–1964) blurred distinctions b...


  • Helen Delich Bentley Tribute

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    A display of select dresses and hats bequeathed to the BMI by Congresswoman Bentley. Known as mu...


  • Weekly Fine Art Classes

    02/23/2017
    10:00AM

    Chesapeake Fine Art Studio offers top-quality art classes in a variety of media every week. Study...


  • 717 Gallery

    02/23/2017
    10:30AM — 05:00PM

    Gallery 717 promises to be a vibrant and inviting space for artists, and art collectors to meet, ...


  • Preschool Storytime

    02/23/2017
    10:30AM — 11:30AM

    Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for school...


  • Carla Massoni Gallery

    02/23/2017
    11:00AM — 03:00PM

    For over twenty years, Carla Massoni has played an integral part in bringing exhibitions featurin...


  • Annapolis Restaurant Week

    02/23/2017
    11:00AM

    Foodies of many different tastes are readying their palates for a week of deals and savory dishes...


  • Bill Viola: The Moving Portrait

    02/23/2017
    11:30AM — 07:00PM

    Video-art pioneer Bill Viola believes that cameras are the keepers of souls. From the moment he f...


  • This first comprehensive exhibition of paintings and lithographs by Ruth Starr Rose (1887-1965) o...


  • Identification of Evergreens

    02/23/2017
    01:00PM — 03:00PM

    What better time to focus on evergreens than the dead of the winter when they are most prominent....


  • Teatime at Our House

    02/23/2017
    02:00PM — 03:00PM

    Wellness House members are welcome to stop by any time to relax, read, or just have quiet time. T...


  • Nature Studio

    02/23/2017
    04:00PM — 05:30AM

    Thursdays from 4:00PM-5:30PM Fall session: December 1st, 8th and 15th Winter session: Starts J...


  • Prime Rib Thursdays

    02/23/2017
    04:00PM — 09:00PM

    Includes Onion Soup, Prime Rib with choice of mashed or double stuffed baked potato. Chef's veggi...


  • The Chesapeake Fine Art Studio, under the direction of renowned artist Hai-Ou Hou, is offering on...


  • Arty Party

    02/23/2017
    05:00PM — 07:00PM

    Our first event of the year will be a get together at Paladar Latin Kitchen & Rum Bar in the Paro...


  • - Wondering what impact the recent election may have on your existing retirement portfolio? -T...


  • Knitting for Good

    02/23/2017
    07:00PM — 08:30PM

    Learn to knit infant caps for a local hospital. Experienced knitters willing to help beginners ar...


  • "HOW TO RAISE AN ADULT" AUTHOR PRESENTATION

    02/23/2017
    07:00PM — 09:00PM

    Do you want to foster resiliency and self-reliance in your children? The UCFSD Wellnes...


  • Yarn

    02/23/2017
    08:00PM

    Brooklyn-based Americana/Alt-Country band Yarn's sound owes as much to Gram Parsons and Earl Scru...


  • What's Up? 1st "Fall on the Chesapeake"

    02/27/2017
    07:00AM — 07:00PM

    The Arts Council of Anne Arundel County invited all Anne Arundel County residents (18 and older) ...


  • Transcendent Musings

    02/27/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    “Transcendent Musings” features artists Christian McCarroll and Colin Lacey of the Open Eye Galle...


  • Synergies

    02/27/2017
    09:00AM — 04:00PM

    Two or more things working together in order to create something that is bigger or greater than t...


  • American Society of Marine Artists

    02/27/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Contemporary American Marine Art highlights the works of marine artists recognized as the best in...


  • Quilters of Kent County

    02/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:00PM

    This show will feature recent work of the group. It is always a gorgeous collection of works by t...


  • Gene Davis: Hot Beat

    02/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:30PM

    Brightly colored stripes multiply in rhythmic repetitions across the surface of a painting by Gen...


  • Smithsonian Gardens presents Orchids: A Moment

    02/27/2017
    10:00AM — 05:30PM

    Orchids: A Moment, the 22nd annual orchid exhibition presented by Smithsonian Gardens and the Uni...


  • Stuart Davis: In Full Swing

    02/27/2017
    10:00AM

    As one of the most important American modernists, Stuart Davis (1892–1964) blurred distinctions b...


  • Weekly Fine Art Classes

    02/27/2017
    10:00AM

    Chesapeake Fine Art Studio offers top-quality art classes in a variety of media every week. Study...


  • Bill Viola: The Moving Portrait

    02/27/2017
    11:30AM — 07:00PM

    Video-art pioneer Bill Viola believes that cameras are the keepers of souls. From the moment he f...


  • Open Portrait Studio

    02/27/2017
    01:00PM — 03:30PM

    Mondays, 9:30 a.m. - noon The group meets weekly with a live model. Model fee collected weekly....


  • Digital Photography Club of Annapolis

    02/27/2017
    06:30PM — 09:00PM

    The Digital Photography Club of Annapolis will meet on Monday, February 27, at 6:30 p.m. at Maryl...


  • Wine Dinner

    02/27/2017
    07:00PM

    President’s Day Wine Dinner featuring Federalist Wine Four Wines with 3 Course Dinner $49.95...


  • Tab Benoit

    02/27/2017
    08:00PM

    Tab Benoit is a Cajun man who's definitely got the blues. A guitar player since his teenage years...