Open Wed., Thurs. & Sat.:
Shepherd’s Nook Thrift Shop
9 a.m.-1 p.m., Community Church at Ocean Pines, Rte. 589 & Racetrack Rd., Berlin. Accepting donations of gently worn clothes and small household items.
Stevenson United Methodist
5 Stevenson Lane, Berlin, across from the Laundromat. Wednesday and Thursday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Sale days every Friday, 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m.
April 20: Holocaust Rememberance
8 p.m., Temple Bat Yam. Mr. Litman Litgow will share his experiences during the Holocaust, as a survivor and a partisan. For more information, 301-964-0217.
April 21: Building Materials Sale
8 a.m.-noon, Habitat for Humanity, Worcester Co., 301 E. Market St., Snow Hill. Every first and third Saturday. Building materials, appliances, doors, windows, cabinets, vanities, fixtures and more. Selection and pricing varies. Cash or check only. Habitat plans to use all proceeds from warehouse sales to fund the Flower Street, Berlin project. Habitat is also looking for gently used items for future sales. Please contact, email@example.com.
April 21: OP Anglers Club Meeting
9:30 a.m., Ocean Pines Library. Top anglers will share their fishing knowledge. All are welcome to attend.
April 21: Pick-Up For Homemade
Pies & Chicken Salad Pints
10 a.m.-1 p.m., Showell UMC, 10115 Pitts Rd., Showell. Homemade pies for $9, each and chicken salad, $6, per pint. For more information, 410-352-5163 or 302-436-8942.
April 21: AYCE Fried Chicken Dinner
Noon-until, New Hope United Methodist Church, Willards. All-you-can-eat fried chicken, mashed potatoes, greens, string beans, macaroni and cheese, beets, biscuits, dessert and coffee. Cost: $11, adults. Carry-outs available. For more information, 410-543-8244 or 443-614-6285.
April 21: 2nd Annual Bam Bam
4-8 p.m., Seacrets, Ocean City. To support Woman to Woman Jamaica. Silent, Chinese and live auction. Caribbean-style buffet, live music. Prize for best Caribbean outfit. Cost: $35, in advance, $40 at the door. For more information visit Facebook or call 410-251-0129.
April 21: Lincoln Day Dinner
6 p.m., cocktail hour; 7 p.m., dinner; Carousel Hotel, 11700 Coastal Hwy., O.C. Sponsored by the Worcester County Republican Central Committee. Guest speaker will be Andy Harris. Cocktail hour will include appetizers and cash bar. Cost: $40, person; $75, couple. For more info, 410-957-0555.
April 22: Breakfast
At Community Church
8 a.m.-noon, Family Life Center, Community Church At Ocean Pines. Menu includes scrambled eggs sau-sage, pancakes, biscuits with sausage gravy, orange juice and coffee. Cost: $6, per person. For more information, 410-430-0284.
April 22: Earth Day Celebration
Ocean City Organics, 11944 Ocean Gateway. Local organic produce, equal exchange Fair Trade coffee, free range organic meats and more. Green cleaning samples, plants for sale and drawings for baskets filled with organic items benefitting the Rachel Carson Foun-dation which promotes alternative and environmentally benign pest managment. Rain date, Sat., April 21.
April 22: Furnace Town’s
Garden Tea & Fundraiser
1-3 p.m., Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum, Snow Hill. Proceeds benefit the re-pointing of the Nassawango Iron Furnace. Enjoy the beautiful 19th century gardens, sip tea and enjoy tea cookies. Special Garden Gilly Punch will be available for children. Cost: $10, adults; $5 children 16 and under. For more information, 410-632-2032.
April 22: John (Jack) Cook
Organ Concert Benefit
3 p.m., Bethany United Methodist Church, corner of Snug Harbor Rd. & Rte. 611, Berlin. In addition to John (Jack) Cook, vocalists Evonne Lee, Katerina Burton, Sharon Sorrentino and Joel Gorgodian will perform. Cost: $10, ticket. For more information or to buy tickets, 410-641-0772.
April 22: Kiwanis Annual
Three seatings, 5,6 or 7 p.m.; DeNovo’s Trattoria, Manklin Station Shopping Center, near South Gate, Ocean Pines. Proceeds benefit the youth of the community. Llimited to 100 guests per seating. Walk-ins are limited to space available but carry-outs will be available at all times. Cost: $10, adults; $5, ages 12 and under. Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-served basis. For reservations and tickets, 410-208-6719.
April 23: Delmarva Mended Hearts Meeting
3 p.m., seminar room, Avery W. Hall Educational Center, Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Salisbury. Featured speaker will be Steve Wilson, PA-C Cardiovascular Surgery, Manager of Mid-Level Providers. Mended Hearts is a support organization for those dealing with heart disease. You do not need to be a member to attend meeting. For more information, 410-543-7284 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 24: Life After Loss
11 a.m., The Community Church at Ocean Pines, 11227 Racetrack Rd. Non-deminational support group welcomes anyone coping with any type of loss. For more information, 410-641-5433.
April 25: TOPS Meeting
5 p.m., Ocean City Library. TOPS, or Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a support group for weight loss and provides education on health issues. For more information, 443-365-4722.
April 25: Bingo
5:30, doors open; 6:30, early bird games; 7 p.m., regular games; Ocean City Elks Lodge #2645, 138th St., across from the Fenwick Inn. $1,000 jackpot available, food, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. No one under 18 allowed in bingo hall during bingo.
April 25: Delmarva Hand Dancing
5:30-9 p.m., Skyline Bar & Grille (formerly Jordan’s Rooftop), at the Fenwick Inn, 138th St., O.C. Jitter-bug, swing, cha-cha to the sounds of the 50’s & 60’s. Beginner and intermediate dance lessons 5:30-6:30 p.m. Followed by dancing until 9 p.m. For more information, 302-934-7951.
April 26: Legion Bingo
Doors open 5:30 p.m., games begin 7 p.m.; American Legion Post 166, 24th St. & Philadelphia Ave., O.C. Food and drink available. For more information, 410-289-3166.
April 26: St. Matthews By-The-Sea
6:30 p.m., St. Matthews By-The-Sea, Coastal Hwy. at Dagsboro St., Fenwick Island, Del. Dinner and thought provoking conversation in a comfortable, non-threatening setting. Meeting Thursdays for 12 weeks. For more information, 302-537-1402.
April 26: Worcester Co. NAACP
7 p.m., Snow Hill Library, 307 Washing-ton St., Snow Hill. Topics include education, scholarships and voting.
April 26: Worcester Co. Democractic Club Meeting
7 p.m., Ocean Pines Community Cen-ter, Assateague Room. Guest speaker will be Mike Farlow on Lower Shore politics. Farlow is an attorney in Ocean Pines and was recently Deputy State’s Attorney for Worcester Co. and is a lecturer in Political Science at Salisbury University. All Democrats and interested Independents are welcome.
April 26: West Ocean City
Association Spring Meeting
7 p.m., OC Lions Den, Airport Rd. Come, hear and discuss issues pertaining to the West O.C. area.
April 27-29: Ward World
Carving Competition & Art Festival
Roland E. Powell Convention Center, O.C. View world class bird carvings and sculptures, bid on world class art at the benefit auction at 3 p.m. Saturday, shop at the over 100 exhibitors booths and enjoy kids’ activities. Raptor demonstration by Brain Bradley of Skyhunters in Flight and a showcase of works by Society for Animal Artists. For more info 410-742-4988, ext. 120 or visit www.wardmuseum.org.
April 27: Rotary Club’s 2nd Annual
Mini Golf Tournament
6 p.m., Old Pro Golf Course, 68th St., O.C. Sponsored by the Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Clubs with proceeds going to Rotary community projects. Enjoy free pizza, soft drinks and door prizes. Trophis will be awarded. Cost: $100, team registration (or $25, person). Business and individuals can sponsor a hole for $100 which includes singage and listing in the program. For more information, 443-614-1800 or 410-726-2113.
April 28: AYCE Breakfast Buffet
7-10 a.m., Ayres United Methodist Church, Pittsville. Sponsored by the Ayres and Eden U.M. Churches. All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet. Cost: $7, adults; $3.50, ages 6-12. Children 6 and under eat free. Bake table also.
April 28: Pancake Breakfast
Fundraiser For Huey Memorial
8 a.m.-1 p.m., Ocean City Airport Terminal. Proceeds help defray restoration and construction costs for the Huey Memorial Display. Sponsored by the Ocean City Aviation Association. Cost: a donation. For more information, 410-726-7207 or 410-213-2471.
April 28: Fried Chicken Dinner
4-7 p.m., Berlin Fire House, 214 N. Main St., Berlin. Sponsored by the BFC Auxilary. Eat-in or carry-out. Cost: $10.
April 28:AYCE Chicken & Dumplings Dinner
4-7 p.m., Atlantic United Methodist Church, 105 4th St., O.C. Sponsored by the Youth Ministry to benefit their Hunt Galyon Mission Experience trip to Pine Ridge, South Dakota in June. All-you-can-eat salad, homemade chicken and dumplings, green beans with bacon, warm rolls and butter, beverage and homemade desserts. Cost: a donation. Carry-outs available. For more information or to order for carry-out, 410-289-7430.