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Calvert County Heritage Committee
The Calvert County Heritage Committee is a group of citizen volunteers committed to education about and promotion of Calvert County history. The members are appointed by the Calvert County Board of County Commissioners. The Heritage Committee helps to support the annual History Fair.

Harry Wedewer, Chair
Leila O. W. Boyer
Fred Dellinger
Liza Gijanto
David Hill
Cecelia Lewis
Patricia Melville
Kirsti Uunila

Photo Competition

Each year the Calvert County Heritage Committee sponsors a photography competition to support awareness of the historical and cultural heritage of Calvert County. Below are the winning entries for 2016. Congratulations to these students and senior citizens on their fine work.

Junior Division Winners

First Place Winner

Tobacco Barn
Photo by
Christian J. A. Gott

Grade 8
Calvert Middle School 



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Second Place Winner
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Middleham Chapel
Photo by
Camryn Frick

Grade 8
Calvert Middle School 

Third Place Winner

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Photo by
David Bunting

Grade 4
Mutual Elementary School


Honorable Mention Winners



Battle Creek Cypress Swamp
Photo by Abigail C. Spence

Grade 6
Windy Hill Middle School


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Great-grandfather's Tobacco Barn
Photo by
Emily Wood
Grade 8
Calvert Middle School
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Tobacco Barn
Photo by Lucy Hurtado

Grade 4
Mutual Elementary School

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Senior Citizens Division
For the first time in 2016, the Heritage Committee opened the heritage photo competition to older citizens of Calvert County.

 Sr_LRHofmann (Large).jpg First Place

Blue Crab

Photo by 
Linda M. Roberts Hofmann

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Second Place
A Day at North Beach
Digital montage photo by
Gary Jameson

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Third Place

Jousting at Christ Church
Photo by
Virginia Reinecke


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