MACHE Home School Day at the State Capitol
Town Annapolis Walking Tour
** Hosted by the
Maryland Association of Christian Home Educators (MACHE) **
DATE: March 4, 2015
SCHEDULE: The MACHE Homeschool Day at the State Capital &
Old Annapolis Walking Tour
LOCATION: Starting at the Joint Hearing Room in the Legislative
Services Bldg. (9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.).
The annual MACHE Homeschool
Day at the Capital is a great opportunity for home- schooling
students to get an up close and personal look at the American
political process. The day will include a free guided tour of the
State House, observing the senate and house activities from the
balcony, sitting in on committee hearings, participating in an
orientation and special presentation on how a bill becomes a law by
the Legislative Services Office and an opportunity to hear
personally from some supportive legislators.
There is NO COST for this event but pre-registration is essential.
Families can register by e-mail. The MACHE office e-mail is
firstname.lastname@example.org. When you
sign up please include number of adults, names of each adult, number
of students ages 5 to 11, number of students 12 and over. Space is
limited and registrations will be taken on a first-come first-served
basis - so call early. A map and details will be sent to all who
sign up by February 24th or until available registration space is
Optional "Colonial Life" Walking Tour of Annapolis (12:30
p.m. - 2:45 p.m.)
Extend your day in Annapolis by participating in
the “Colonial Life” Tour of Old Town Annapolis. This two-hour
walking tour led by costumed guides will include visits to buildings
and areas significant to local and Maryland history like the U.S.
Naval Academy, the crypt of John Paul Jones and St. John’s College.
We will be scheduling groups of approximately 20 starting at 12:30.
COST: MACHE will subsidize the tour tickets for
member families (members pay ˝ ticket cost). Tickets for the walking
tour are $11.00 per student and $13.00 per adult (for non-MACHE
members) and only $5.50 per student and $6.50 per adult (for MACHE
member families) 5 yrs. old and up. Families can register by e-mail.
The MACHE office e-mail is
email@example.com. Please include name, phone number, number of
adults and number of students 5 and over and whether you are a MACHE
member or non-MACHE member. A confirmation letter along with a map
and details will be sent to each family who registers by February
24th. Registration is complete only when check for the tour has
arrived. If you have any questions, call the MACHE office at (301)
607- 4284. Payment for those going on the walking tour (made out to
MACHE) should be mailed to:
Clarksburg, MD 20871