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A Thom Shepherd House Concert

Thom is a very talented singer/songwriter and an overall great guy. DO NOT MISS THIS opportunity to hang out with and chat with a #1 hit songwriter.

When: Friday, October 25 from 7-10 PM
Where: Crofton, MD

Doors open at 6:30 PM.
$20 donations requested all proceeds go to Thom.
RSVP to Andy Forsyth at Please bring a side dish, appetizer or dessert. Soft Drinks and Pizza provided.
Bring your own coolers with other beverages if you prefer. We have plenty of chairs.

Directions and address provided when you RSVP. We only have room for 40 and that’s pushing it. So don’t wait to sign up. You might miss out.

We will also be filming for the TV Show “Trop Rock Music Showcase” WEYW TV 19 The Florida Keys. And interviewing Thom. We also invite you to stick around to chat with Thom, get pictures and have a great time.

Here is a little bit about Thom and his music,

He is an Austin, Texas based touring artist. His most recent single “Simplify” was a top ten hit on the Texas Music Chart and the Texas Regional Radio Report.

He is the writer of five #1 nationwide country singles – “Redneck Yacht Club” performed by Craig Morgan. “Riding with Private Malone” by David Ball. “The Night Is Young” by Kyle Park. “My Texas” by Josh Abbott and Pat Green. “Beer Season” by Kevin Fowler.

In total Thom has written over 15 radio singles and has had 100 of his songs recorded by artists including Easton Corbin, Tracy Lawrence, Colt Ford, Bucky Covington, George Jones, Pam Tillis, Lorrie Morgan, John Anderson, Montgomery Gentry, Buddy Jewell and Cledus T. Judd and many others.

Take Me Out To The Ballpark

Chesapeake Parrot Head Club is going to the ballpark for a tour of Oriole Park at Camden Yards! A few weeks ago we told you to hold the date of Saturday, June 8, 2013. The cost is $6 per person, and everyone is invited. The tour will begin at 2:45pm and afterwards anyone who wants to can go with us around the corner to Dempseys. Payment for this tour can be made by cash or check (made payable to the Orioles). Please let us know if you would like to join us so we know if we get a full tour.

CPHC Is Growing Older But Not Up!

Mark your calendars for Saturday, March 30 for our annual birthday party! Have family or friends in town? Bring them with you!

Plan to join us from 4:30-8pm at Cheeseburger in Paradise, 8026 Ritchie Hwy, Suite B, Pasadena, MD 21122.

Dave McKenney from Virginia will be playing from 5-8pm!

Let me know if you plan to attend so we can reserve an area for our members, or at least let management know how many to plan for. As usual we will be partying with a purpose for the following:

  • Generic Visa/Mastercard, Home Depot, Lowes, Shop Rite gift cards or cash for gift cards for New Jersey parrot head members STILL affected by Hurricane Sandy The Coastal NJ PHC president said the following about gift cards “Kathy, yes there is still a need, and for another couple months @ least. that would be great! They would still be a help….one is still on clean out, way behind others due to location, and limited accessibility. One moves back in April 1st and I’m sure will still need some things, and two more houses are still refurbishing a little at time..due to financial constraints…so yes,please share if you can, and we are probably tapped out for now.”
  • newspapers, food, blankets, etc. for SPCA.
  • money for 50/50 raffle tickets.

Specials will be available to our club members and guests, and I’ll let you know what those are as soon as it’s all confirmed. Hope to see you there!

Thursday Is The New Friday

We are trying something new – socials/happy hour will be “Thursday is the new Friday”. From time to time we will have events on days other than Thursday. The next social event will be on Thursday, February 21 at Jilly’s in Ellicott City with our own John Patti on the steel drums and Dennis McCaughey from PA. We are working on a schedule that gets us more into the Baltimore area after the February social. Make sure you add them to your calendar and join us for fun and frivolity! See below for things you can bring if you want to help out.

Next Board Meeting

Our next Board meeting is Tuesday, February 19 at 6:30 at LaPalapa in Ellicott City. We would love to have as many of you as possible join us to discuss club business and/or for friendship. This meeting was moved from February 14 so that our Board could spend Valentine’s Day with the person of their choice and not at a meeting.

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Dave McKenney House Concert

Dave McKenney House Concert
922 Truro Lane, Crofton, MD 21114
Saturday, November 17 3-7 PM

This is a Chesapeake Parrot Head Club Social gathering but we welcome all guests.

We will be serving Free Margaritas !!!
B.Y.O.B. For additional refreshments.
Bring a dish, friends, other beverages and most
important come to have fun and sing-along.
RSVP to Andy Forsyth, 301/648-1232 or email

No cover charge but donations are requested for Dave.

CPHC Annual Holiday Bash

The party this year will be held by host Bamboo Bernie’s on Saturday December 1st from 2-6 PM.

No cost to attend, just purchase your food and drinks, but there will be happy hour prices all day and each attendee will get two drink tickets!

Bamboo Bernie’s
8359 Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard
Pasadena, MD 21122
(410) 647-6100

Conch Republic Navy Fundraiser Sail

NATTY BOH Conch Republic Navy Fundraiser Sail aboard Topsail Schooner WOLF, Flagship of the Conch Republic and Florida Key’s – Thursday, June 21 4:30-5pm departs Annapolis Maritime Museum in Eastport Annapolis

Pirates of the Florida Keys (pdf)

A Caribbean Saturday Night

A Caribbean Saturday Night (PDF)

Happy Birthday To Us!

CPHC will be 15 this year! Join us for an afternoon of fun and frolic with the band Dead or Drunk, games and raffles. Bring donations of pop tops for the Ronald McDonald House, pet food, newspapers/blankets for the SPCA and cash for the games. If you missed Dead or Drunk at their debut at Jilly’s, you will be impressed!

This is an open event so feel free to have family and friends join in the fun.

Saturday, April 28, 2012 – 3-7 PM
Cheeseburger in Paradise
8026 Ritchie Hwy, Suite B
Pasadena, MD 21122