2012 Maryland Bay Game - Celebrating Children & Our Natural World

Stepping Back in Time

Complete all of the answers to this quiz to get your Secret Code.
Then register for a chance to win one of our great prizes.

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Baltimore County

In 1814, American militia fought the British at the Battle of  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _  before moving on to Baltimore.

Answer: http://www.visitmaryland.org/BrochuresandMaps/
StarSpangledBanner1812Guide.pdf 

Prince George’s County

After losing the hard-fought Battle of  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ , the British moved on to burn our nation’s capital.

Answer: www.historicprincegeorges.com

Calvert County

Baltimore-born Commodore Joshua
 _ _ _ _ _ _  commanded the Chesapeake Bay flotilla, defending Maryland from British attacks.

Answer: http://www.navalhistory.org/2010/06/10/
the-first-battle-of-st-leonard%e2%80%99s-creek-10-june-1814/

Baltimore City

As the flag flew over Fort McHenry, Francis Scott 
_ _ _  wrote the poem that became The Star-Spangled Banner.

Answer: http://baltimore.org/arts-and-culture/national-anthem/

Caroline County

Harriet  _ _ _ _ _ _  was a heroic woman who helped slaves escape north to freedom through the Underground Railroad.

Answer: http://tourcaroline.com/heritage/heritage-trails/

Maryland State Parks

The Battle of South Mountain was fought at
 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _  State Park during the Civil War.

Answer: http://www.dnr.state.md.us/publiclands/
southmtbattle.html

Baltimore City

Once the President Street Railroad Station, the Baltimore Civil War  _ _ _ _ _ _  now displays war relics.

Answer: http://civilwarbaltimore.com/sites-and-attractions/

Now Unscramble the Letters Underlined in RED to Solve the Secret Code!

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Prizes:

  • Six passes to Calvert Marine Museum

  • Six passes to Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center

  • A waterman’s tour for up to six people, your choice of either “A Day in the Life of a Waterman” or “The War of 1812.” ($300 value)

  • A family four-pack of tickets to Six Flags America in Prince Georges County Tourism

  • Four Baltimore Harbor Passes, which gets a family into FIVE of Baltimore's most popular attractions.

  • Now register for a chance to win one of these great prizes.
    (You will need your Secret Code)