The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City heard interesting information about the Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art on July 8 when Executive Director Lora Bottinelli was the guest speaker. Pictured, from left, are Kiwanis Club Speakers and Programs Chair J. Graham Caldwell, Bottinelli and Kiwanis Club President Carolyn Dryzga.
On the occasion of her 100th birthday, Ocean Pines resident Edna Seward was presented two congratulatory certificates, one from the Maryland General Assembly and one from Gov. Larry Hogan. Delegate Mary Beth Carozza was on hand to present the certificates and to join in the celebration with family and friends. Submitted Photos
Star Charities founder/director Anna Foultz and her group of volunteers held their annual Western Night July 9 to a crowded group of cowboys and cowgirls at Ocean Downs Racetrack Clubhouse. Entertainment was provided by an Old West group from Frontier Town. Proceeds from this year’s event benefit Parkinson’s Disease research. Pictured, from left, Lex Gochnour, Nora Hetzlee, Ashley Scherer, Becca Cossaboom, Gavin … Continue reading
Mark Engberg, right, presented a $5,000 check to Easter Seals Camp Fairlee to assist in the expansion and improvement of Camp Fairlee facilities. Pictured, from left, are Kenan J. Sklenar, Easter Seals President/CEO; Jamal Cannady, long-time Camp Fairlee participant; Erica Joseph, President of the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore; and Engberg, donor and member of the Easter Seals Eastern … Continue reading
The Everson~Vargas family presented a check for $12,186 to the Art League of Ocean City on Friday during July’s art opening night. The funds were raised during a benefit golf tournament held on June 29 at the Bay Golf Club, in memory of Betty Grace Vargas Everson, who was an active member and volunteer of the Art League. Family members … Continue reading
The proceeds from a 50/50 raffle held during the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) June Business Card Exchange were donated recently to the Worcester County chapter of Women Supporting Women. Above, from left, are CAR Vice President Linda Moran, Mary Henderson of the Worcester County chapter of Women Supporting Women and Pam Wadler and Julie Sadler of CAR’s 2015 Events … Continue reading
For years, the Community Church of Ocean Pines has been sending workers from their congregation to states in the Appalachian region in support of the Appalachian Service Project (ASP), which helps to repair homes for those who cannot do it. On Saturday June 11, a contingent of 40-plus from the church will be leaving for North Carolina. Kiwanian Phil Lassiter is pictured receiving … Continue reading
Audrey Orr was installed into the volunteer post of president for the Rotary Club of Salisbury at the club’s annual “Changing of the Guard” ceremony on June 25. She replaces Dan Williams, whose term as president concludes as Orr’s begins. Currently, in addition to her involvement with Rotary, Orr is on the Board of Directors for Bay Shore Services and serves on … Continue reading
Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club President Arlan Kinney, right, presented a gift to outgoing president Kenneth Bates during a recent swearing in ceremony of Ocean City/Berlin, Snow Hill and Pocomoke City Rotary Clubs.
Monty Sayler, left, senior vice president of the Bank of America in Salisbury, presents Dr. Ray Hoy, president of Wor-Wic Community College, with a check for $2,200 to assist with the implementation of the college’s new physical therapist assistant program, which is accepting students for classes beginning this fall.