Historic Annapolis News - January 30, 2014

Clubs and Organizations

February 1, 2014

From: Historic Annapolis

Retail Inventory Volunteers Needed

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Volunteers are needed to assist with the counting of the annual retail inventory at the Museum Store, 99 Main Street.  We will begin at 8:00 a.m. with the physical count and we will continue with teams in the data entry of information.  It is an all day effort made easier with many hands. Last year's volunteers were extraordinary!  A light breakfast and lunch will be provided for volunteers who are on shift at these break intervals. Please sign up for two or more hours by emailing julie.western@annapolis.org or by calling 410-268-5576. An appreciation 30% retail discount coupon will be given to each volunteer who works two hours or more.  The coupon is valid on all regular priced merchandise, the discount may not be applied to sale, consignment merchandise or gift certificates. 

Friday, February 14, 2014 and Saturday, February 15, 2014

Historic Chocolate Infused Valentine's Dinner

Historic Annapolis is proud to partner with Historic Inns of Annapolis and the Treaty of Paris restaurant to offer a unique Valentine's Weekend.  Experience the historic charm, award-winning cuisine, and exceptional service of one of the great restaurants of Annapolis as you enjoy a four course chocolate infused meal inspired by the historic American Heritage Chocolate product line from the Mars Company.   Rediscover love and romance in downtown Annapolis!
 
Chocolate Infused Menu with Wine Pairing: $100 per person*
Chocolate Infused Menu Only: $70 per person*
Reservations Required:  410-263-2641

First Course: Sea Dish Chowder with Chocolate Dusted Chincoteague Oysters and traditional Historic Inn Popovers
Wine: Laurent Kraft, Vouvray Sec, France 
 
Second Course: Lobster Cakes with Chocolate Infused Corn Fritters and Fresh Tarragon Aioli 
Wine: Cordier Bourgogne Blanc, Vielles Vignes, France
 
Third Course: Fresh Sage and Rosemary marinated Veal Chops with a Chocolate Port Reduction, Southern Creamed Potatoes and Roast Baby Root Vegetables 
Wine: MacMurray Ranch Pinot Noir, Sonoma, CA
 
Fourth Course: White Chocolate Bread Pudding with Rum Sauce or Lavender Infused Creme Brule with shaved Chocolate and Fresh Fruit 
Wine: Sparkling Gloria Ferrer Blanc de Noirs, Carneros, CA

*Price does not include tax or gratuity.
Guests who prefer to order off the regular restaurant menu may do so at the regular menu price.

Saturday, February 22, 2014
Colonial Gentlemen's Evening

Historic Annapolis invites gentlemen of today to experience a  Colonial Gentlemen's Evening memorable evening in the spirit of the city's elite 18th-century clubs, where members and visitors enjoyed hearty food, fortifying drink, and the witty pleasure of one another's company. Enjoy a three-course meal, traditional rum punch, and a night full of "clubical" fun int he historic Jonas and Anne Catharine Green House.
 
The "Colonial Gentlemen's Evening" is the first of three dinner gatherings of the Historic Annapolis Gentlemen's Supper Club to be held in 2014.  Guest may attend this "men only" event as full year-long members of H.A.G.S. Club or as club visitors for the night.  Coat and tie or colonial-era garb is appropriate attire.

Jonas and Anne Catharine Green House, 121 Charles Street

6:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.

$500 H.A.G.S. Membership (includes 3 events total in 2014)
$150 Colonial Gentlemen's Evening Only