The hotel is within walking distance. A shuttle is also available.
INTRODUCTIONS & ORIENTATION: 4:00pm. The on-site Road Scholar coordinator will greet you and we will have introductions all around. We will then have an orientation to the program including a review of the up-to-date daily schedule and any changes, responsibilities, safety guidelines, emergency procedures, key contact names and phone numbers, and answer any questions you may have. Please be aware that program activities and scheduled times could change due to local circumstances. In the event of changes, we will alert you as quickly as possible. Thank you for your understanding.
WINE & CHEESE RECEPTION: Enjoy light refreshments as you begin getting to know your fellow participants.
PRESENTATION: Introduction to Watercolor: Capturing the Scenic Beauty of Southern Maryland with Barbara Cox. Barbara, our instructor, is a well-known artist and educator whose paintings hang in collections worldwide including the White House.Lodging: Holiday Inn Select
FIELD TRIP: Returning to Solomons Island, we will visit Carmen's Gallery and meet the owner. The gallery has been in operation for more than 30 years, and was voted "Best Art Gallery on the Chesapeake Bay" by a readers' poll for three years running. The talented artists represented come from the Chesapeake Bay region and worldwide.Dinner: Dinner this evening is on your own. Explore local restaurants and choose what appeals to you most. Suggestions will be provided.Evening: FREE EVENING: Take the evening to explore on your own, spend time with new friends, or just relax and get ready for another stimulating day tomorrow.Lodging: Holiday Inn SelectMeals Included: Breakfast, Lunch
CRITIQUES & WRAP-UP: After checking out of the hotel, we will gather in the museum lounge for a final critique of student work with Barbara Cox. This is a wonderful opportunity to share what you've learned and discovered during the week.
The program concludes with this final session. We hope you have enjoyed our first watercolor program in and around the beautiful Cheseapeake Bay and will return for other rewarding Road Scholar programs in the future. Best wishes for all your journeys!Meals Included: Breakfast