Clean out Your Closets while Supporting Historic Preservation
Supporting historic preservation has never been easier! The Friends of the Rising Sun Inn are hosting a Community FUNDrive. We are collecting used clothing and household items to raise funds to support the ongoing preservation and restoration of the historic Rising Sun Inn located in Crownsville.
When? Drop off your gently used clothing and household items during one of our three Community Drop-Off Day Events:
January 19, 2019, 9:30am - 1:00 pm
Where? Bring your donated items to the historic Rising Sun Inn located at 1090 Generals Hwy, Crownsville, Maryland. What to donate? Clothing, shoes, bedding, towels, CDCs/DVDs, electrical items, toys, games, kitchen items, knick-knacks, and sporting goods. Donation receipts will be provided. Have questions about what to donate? Email us at email@example.com.
Make-your-Own Boxwood and Grapevine Spring Wreath
Brighten your front door with a hand-crafted creation! Join the Friends of the Rising Sun Inn on Saturday, March 2nd, from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm for this special Spring crafting event. As space is limited, please register in advance. This is a drop-in event, but you will want to allow at least an hour to complete one wreath.
Admission for Friends of the Rising Sun Inn Members is $25.00 and $32.00 for non-members. The admission fee includes all the materials to make one wreath and instruction. The only thing you need to bring is a tote to collect your boxwood trimmings.
Become a Friends of the Rising Sun Inn when you register for this event and receive the Friends rate immediately. For additional information or to avoid the online process fee, email Events1753@gmail.com.
The Spring Author Series returns to the Rising Sun Inn and features Maryland women authors. Join the Friends of the Rising Sun Inn for this very special three-lecture event where Maryland women authors share the stories they created about heroines from Maryland communities. Each event will include the lecture, Q & A, and book signing. Books will be available for purchase.
Admission for Friends of the Rising Sun Inn members is $12.00 or $30.00 for all three-lecture event. For non-members, admission is $15.00 for one or $40.00 for the three. We also have a special student (K-12) admission for Elissa Brent Weissman.
Become a Friends of the Rising Sun Inn member and receive the member discount immediately.
March 30, 2019, 1:00 p.m., Elissa Brent Weissman, The Length of a String (YA, Juvenile History) April 13, 2019, 1:00 p.m., Mary K. Tilghman, Divided Loyalties (Historical Fiction) May 4, 2019, 1:00 p.m. Lucia St. Clair Robson, Mary's Land (Historical Fiction) Become a Friends of the Rising Sun Inn when you register for this event and receive the Friends rate immediately. For additional information or to avoid the online process fee, email Events1753@gmail.com.