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Falconry & Red-tailed Hawks at Phillips Wharf Feb. 1

(TILGHMAN ISLAND, MD – January 14, 2020) Eastern Shore Experience Owner and falconer Eric Werner kicks off Phillips Wharf's Sip & Socialize Winter Speaker Series on Sat., Feb. 1, at Phillips Wharf’s classroom on Tilghman Island, Md. The speaker sessions are free, with donations gratefully accepted. Werner will share details of the 4,500-year-old sport of…
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Phillips Wharf announces 2020 Fishmobile program

(TILGHMAN ISLAND, MD – Dec. 7, 2019) This spring, Phillips Wharf Environmental Center is bringing the Chesapeake Bay to area schools, summer camps, and private events, with its Fishmobile. The non-profit is now accepting 2020 reservations for the traveling aquarium, with dates beginning Apr. 13, 2020 and continuing through Nov. 1, 2020. “Our traveling aquarium…
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Tilghman’s boat parade, tree lighting is Dec. 14

(TILGHMAN ISLAND, MD – November 26, 2019) On Sat., Dec, 14, the residents and businesses of Tilghman Island invite the public to an evening of cocktails and Santa visits, before the annual Great Crab Pot Tree Lighting ceremony and Lighted Boat Parade at Knapps Narrows. The event kicks off at Character's Bridge Restaurant with a…
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Supporting Science Education through Phillips Wharf

November, 2019 Dear Friend, St. Michaels High School Environmental Science and Aquatic Science teacher Gia Ristvey knows a thing or two about engaging high school students in the sciences, and she’s grateful for the donors supporting Phillips Wharf Environmental Center, because they help ensure her students have the field experiences needed to connect them to…
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