Read Between the Wines

Read Between the Wines Great Frogs Winery Annapolis, MD

An autumn evening at 'Read Between the Wines' – Honoring Veterans and Supporting Our Library!"

Get ready to sip and socialize at our fall happy hour, perfectly timed for Veterans' Day Weekend. Nestled amidst lush trees and sprawling grapevines, Great Frogs offers an idyllic setting for relaxation and unwinding. Read Between the Wines is an excellent opportunity to mingle, make new friends, and connect with your friendly library staff. We're coming together to celebrate everything the library represents—a community hub, a lifelong learning resource, and a place for everyone from the tiniest tots to seasoned readers. By joining us, you help ensure that the library remains a cherished institution for generations to come.

Saluting Our Military Heroes

In this event, we'll honor the courageous individuals who've dedicated themselves to military service, expressing our deep appreciation. Additionally, we extend a special discounted ticket offer as a token of our gratitude to our valued veterans.

  • Date: Thursday, November 9, 2023
  • Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Location: Great Frogs Winery, 3218 Harness Creek Rd, Annapolis, MD 21403

Grab Your Tickets Early and Save – this event always sells out – so seize the opportunity to purchase your tickets today!

Early Bird Tickets Available until October 31* $65 ($60 for Veterans), which includes:

  • 2 glasses of Great Frogs wine
  • A keepsake Great Frogs wine glass
  • An individual charcuterie plate from CharcuterLeigh
  • A delectable Mini Bundtini from Annapolis Nothing Bundt Cakes
  • A raffle ticket for a chance to win fabulous prizes (Presence not required to win)
  • Live music by Madisun Bailey

But wait, there's more! Great Frogs Winery graciously pledges to donate 25% of all on-site sales during the event (event tickets not included). It’s the perfect time to pick up your Thanksgiving wines.  CharcuterLeigh and Annapolis Nothing Bundt Cakes have also pledged to support this event in honor of Veterans!

*After October 31 tickets will be $75. There are no onsite ticket sales.*

Please note:

  • Guests must be 21 years of age or older
  • Tickets are non-refundable
  • Rain or shine, the event goes on
  • While indoor seating is limited, outdoor seating promises a spectacular experience—dress warmly and bring blankets!
  • Parking is limited, so consider carpooling, Lyft, or Uber.

Don't let this extraordinary evening of wine, camaraderie, and community spirit pass you by. Purchase your tickets now and become part of something truly exceptional. Let's celebrate the library, honor our veterans, and create memories that will stand the test of time!

Questions or sponsor opportunities, please contact Cathleen Sparrow, Foundation Executive Director, or 410-222-2509


People sitting at patio tables under umbrellas and in the grass enjoying snacks and wine.
Three librarians from Eastport Annapolis Neck Branch posing for photo behind table displaying books on wine.
Group of people smiling for the camera.
Two women smiling in front of orange flat bed truck in vineyard.
Members of AACPL library leadership staff smiling for photo at Great Frogs Winery.

Great Frogs Winery