Event Schedule

*The program may be subject to change.

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Friday Afternoon & Evening

  • 2:00pm – 8:30pm: Check-In at Event Information Center at:
    The Tidewater Inn, 101 East Dover Street, Easton, MD 21601
    410-822-1300. Check in at lodging of your choice.
  • 6:30pm - 8:00pm: Event Opening Reception Photography Exhibit:
    “Women and Children in the World”
  • 5:00pm - 9:00pm: First Friday Gallery Walk. Dinner on your own.

Saturday Morning

  • 7:00am - 5:30pm: Event Information Center Open - The Tidewater Inn
Early Morning Options

Requires Pre-Registration

  • 7:30am – 8:15am: Morning Yoga Session
    (30 person maximum)
  • 7:15am – 8:30am: Bird Walk in Downtown Easton
  • 8:15am - 9:15am: “The Chesapeake Bay: A National Treasure” Featured Speaker - William C. Baker. Light morning refreshments.

Saturday Morning Sessions

Choose one Long Session or two Short Sessions

Saturday Long Sessions

All Sessions Require Pre-Registration (start times and length vary)

  • 9:30am – 12:00pm - Pottery Painting at Clay Bakers
  • 9:45am - 11:45am - Hands-on Pilates & Reiki Session
    (10 person maximum)
  • 10:00am – 11:45am - A Writers Workshop: Every Woman has a Story
  • 10:00am – 12:30pm - Pastel Studio Workshop: Still Life
    (12 person maximum)
  • 10:00am – 12:30pm - Oil Studio Workshop: Boats and the Bay
    (12 person maximum)

Saturday Short Sessions

Requires Pre-Registration

    1st Short Session: 10:00am-11:00am
  • Painter's Studio Visit
  • Extraordinary Women Gardeners on the Eastern Shore
  • Lowering Health Risks
    2nd Short Session: 11:30am-12:30pm
  • Photo Journalism
  • Green Energy
  • Balancing Your Life
  • Slow Aging

Saturday Lunchtime

Presentations & Demonstrations - Requires Pre-Registration

  • 12:15pm – 2:00pm - Historic Quaker Meetinghouse c.1684: Tour & Presentation. Box lunch on site for $9. [The program will start at 12:45pm.]

  • 12:45pm - 2:15pm - Lunch & Cooking Demonstration. You will be emailed a list of participating restaurants. Please book ahead by contacting one of the following restaurants. These demos include lunch. There is $35.00 charge plus tax and 20% gratuity to be paid to the restaurant. Cash bar will be available.
  • The Peacock Lounge at the Inn at 202 Dover: Executive Chef Douglas Potts will explain, demonstrate and provide you with healthy alternatives to sauces that will enliven your cooking. Simply said, Flavored Oils. – Please call 886-450-7600 to make a reservation.
  • Scossa Restaurant and Lounge:  Scossa will provide a cooking class for two of Scossa recipes and serve lunch in the lounge.  – Please call 410-822-2202 to make a reservation.
  • 12:00pm - 2:00pm - Lunch on Your Own

Saturday Afternoon

  • "Easton at Your Own Pace": 2:00pm - 5:00pm. Stroll the charming streets of Historic Easton. A relaxing afternoon filled with special shopping opportunities.
  • Historic Easton Walking Tour: 2:30pm - 3:30pm
    [Requires Pre-registration]
  • Special Cocktail Event: 5:30pm - 6:45pm - Cocktail Reception at the award-winning Inn at 202 Dover.

Saturday Evening