Author archives: Holly Patterson Moring

  • I think we’re all feeling it. Inspired. Optimistic. It’s like our sensibilities have been jump-started with the advent of spring and, moreover, the excitement from our event last week. When you think about it, what can be more inspiring than coming together to make things happen—collectively? Eve[...]
  • In anticipation of our Down By the Bay Auction & Dinner Dance, we've crafted a web miniseries chronicling the 100 year history of our pool. We started with the early years (1915-50s), journeyed through the 60s-80s, and now we're at the third and final installment: the late 90s.  After mor[...]
  • It's fascinating to think that just few decades ago, the scene at 2 Herndon Avenue was so vastly different than the place it is today. To set the stage a bit, in the 1960s & 1970s, our Chesapeake world was rapidly changing. Developments were going up all along the upper Bay--apartments, c[...]
  • That's the sound of awesomeness as we all pull together to pull off our 70th Jamboree this coming Saturday! And well, we really need to pull together. Like, um, pretty quickly, 'cuz there's also the sound of panic. We need help. Big time. We've got a little over 2 days to fill all these spots! Ju[...]
  • Once again, our community pulled off a fantastic 4th of July celebration!  It is one of the most unique 4th of July events in Annapolis, starting with a parade filled with amazing handcrafted floats, local fire trucks, our own Officer Mike Olds and a retired Naval Office Jay Green as our Grand Marsh[...]
  • Calling all volleyball players in Bay Ridge and Annapolis Cove! Our Saturday, July 12 pool party will feature an in-water volleyball match – Bay Ridge vs. Annapolis Cove. That's right. Game on! Party starts at 5:00 PM – 11:00 PM and the match will be at 8:00 PM. The pool will supply the net, ball[...]
  • A special plea is in order. Ready?  Imagine this: its Thursday. You've finally wrapped up the work-week. You're thirsty. You're ready to switch gears for some fun, festive fourthy-ness with your neighbors. Here's what you do: come on down to River Drive and help us set up for the 4th! We need [...]
  • Come join the fun for the annual Bay Ridge Musical: Where the Wild Things Are! Performance date is July 26 at 4:00 pm at the BRPA poolhouse. An original script is written with the help of Bay Ridge teens and a variety of popular kids show tunes. All children ages 3 and up welcomed. Ima[...]
  • We are thrilled to announce that after much hard work, our county approval has arrived and BAY RIDGE SUMMER CAMP 2014 is here! We apologize for the delay but are hopeful that many of you have saved a week or two for your children to enjoy such a wonderful neighborhood tradition. The camp is for chil[...]