Latest News From The Park
Chapman's Trail Gets National Creds!
CHAPMAN’S TRAIL WILL BE ADDED TO THE POTOMAC HERITAGE NATIONAL SCENIC TRAIL NETWORK In late February, volunteers from the Potomac Heritage Trails Association (www.potomactrail.org) assisted by Keith Edelen of DNR and Jim Dyson from FCSP removed tree fall and brush from Chapman’s “Marsh Trail” from below Mount Aventine to the park...
Antebellum Christmas 2016 - A Great Success!
The Antebellum Christmas at Mount Aventine was a great success. We had over 200 visitors during the two-day. They enjoyed the decorations, tours, displays, and music, music, music... Funds raised from the event are earmarked for renovation of the kitchen. Check back later to hear more about that project. Greeters Georgia...
Meet Carrie Staples - Author, Illustrator, Crafter
Meet Carrie Staples, Author, Illustrator and Crafter “Extrodinaire” “Crafts with Carrie” has become a holiday tradition at Mount Aventine, as well as at most of the open house events during the year. We're happy to welcome her back during this year's Christmas at Mount Aventine event. Carrie is also an author...
1866 Wedding Re-enactment at Mount Aventine on September 11th.
Friends of Chapman State Park re-enacted the wedding of Sigsmunda Alexander and Pearson Chapman at Mount Aventine on September 11th. Thanks to all for a great event and especially to Mike and Debbi (Pearson and Sigsmunda) and to Doug Vogel of the Crossroads of Hughesville Garden Club for the lovely...
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