R.I.P. William Charles “Captain Bill” Neitzey -- August 4, 1940- June 4, 2021
Holiday Party was a great success with 44 attending, celebrating a good year. Now we need to do more in 2019 and make our voice heard again.
The Anne Arundel Watermen's Association visited Boy Scout Troop 853 October 16, 2018 to present an award and donation to express our gratitude for the outstanding help at the annual crab feast on October 7, 2018. The scouts set up tables and chairs before the crab feast, delivered crabs to tables and spearheaded the clean-up of the Shady Side Community when it was over. THANKS GUYS!!!
Anne Arundel Watermen’s Association partners with Salem Avery Museum -- The Watermen’s Association and Salem Avery Watermen’s Museum have agreed to partner on various fronts to promote the commercial fishing industry and the culture of working watermen and promote the mission and work of the Salem Avery Museum.
AAWA and Salem Avery Museum Success at Oyster Festival -
The new partnership between the Anne Arundel Watermen’s
Association and the Salem Avery Watermen’s Museum in Shady Side
proved to be a valuable and successful partnership following the
museum’s annual Oyster Festival on October 21. Over 1,000 people
attended the festivities overlooking the West River and our watermen
shucked 17 bushels of oysters from the lower Potomac.