Jewelry and Chocolate ~ a winning combination! The Jewelry Trunk Show is back by popular demand at the Calvert Marine Museum Store. Treat yourself, or that special someone,Friday, February 9 – Sunday, February 11 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. The show is presenting an exquisite selection of jewelry that highlights both new artists and perennial favorites. Take home a free box of sea salt caramels with a minimum $50 jewelry purchase. Returning this year is special guest, Black Point Chocolatier, on hand with delectable samples of handcrafted chocolates and confections to sample and purchase.

Favorite artist Michelle Pressler will showcase her heirloom jewelry and new designs. These elegant, handmade pieces are inspired by nature, architecture, historic details and modern design, and are affordable keepsakes that can be worn every day. Angela Colasanti, of VIELÄ® Jewelry returns with new sterling silver favorites. Her beautiful designs are inspired by shells, beach grasses, and sea life. New this year is the 2018 Spring Collection by Mickey Lynn Jewelry. These pieces are created in America by skilled artisans using beautiful druzy and natural materials. “Wearable art is a beautiful personal expression,” said Mickey Lynn. She strives to be that expression for all of their clients. The Trunk Show offers something for all jewelry enthusiasts.

Established in Coastal Maine in 1926, Black Point Chocolatier continues a family heritage of fine confections in Southern Maryland. Nicole Heisey is a third generation Chocolatier-owner creating classic and modern favorites with the highest quality ingredients. Samples of sea salt caramels, toffees, turtles, nuts and brittles, peanut butter cups, and powdered caramels are sure to sweeten the experience before purchasing gifts for that special chocolate lover.

The Museum Store has operated for over forty years and is open daily from 10:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m. It offers a wide range of merchandise including home décor, jewelry, wearables, specialty food items, books, toys, etc. that please all ages and tastes. Museum members save 10% off in the store every day and 20% off on the 20th of every month. For more information, contact the Museum Store at 410-326-2750.

The museum is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission is $9.00 for adults, $7.00 for seniors, military with valid I.D. and AAA members, and $4.00 for children ages 5 – 12; children under 5 and museum members are always admitted free.  For more information about the museum, upcoming events, or membership, visit the website at or call 410-326-2042. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.