Things To Do Around Town

Every Saturday: Farmers’ Market
8 a.m.-noon, White Horse Park, Ocean Pines.

Every Sunday: Morning Worship

7:30 a.m., Boardwalk Worship, 4th St. & the Boardwalk (on the porch at Shenanigans Irish Pub). 8:30 a.m., contemporary; 10 a.m., traditional, Atlantic United Methodist Church, 105 4th St., O.C. For more information, 410-289-7430.

Every Sunday: Morning Worship

8 a.m. & 11 a.m., Traditional Wor-ship; 9:30 a.m., Contemporary Wor-ship; St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A, 10301 Coastal Hwy., O.C. For more info, 410-524-7474.

Open Monday-Saturday:
Atlantic United Methodist Church
Thrift Shop
9 a.m.-1 p.m., AUMC, 105, 4th Street, O.C. For more information, 410-289-4458.

Every Tuesday Now-Sept. 25:
OP Plant Clinic

1-4 p.m., Ocean Pines Library lobby. Bring bagged samples by and let Master Gardeners find solutions to your plant and bug problems.

Every Wednesday: TOPS Meeting

3:30-4:30 p.m., Ocean City Library. Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a support group promoting weight loss and healthy lifestyles. For more information, 302-436-3682.

Open Wednesday-Saturday:
Shepherd’s Nook Thrift Shop

9 a.m.-1 p.m., Community Church at Ocean Pines, Rte. 589 & Race-track Rd., Berlin. Accepting donations of gently worn clothes and small household items.

Open Wednesday-Friday:
Stevenson United Methodist
Thrift Shop

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.

Now-August: Friends Of OC
Library Books By The Bag Sale

Sale conducted during regular library hours at the Ocean City Library, 10003 Coastal Hwy., O.C. Bag of gently used books for $4. Sale continues through August.

June 22: Coastal Hospice
Thrift Shop Yard Sale

7-10 a.m., the parking lot located at 10445 Old Ocean City Blvd., Berlin. Stuff a bag of clothes for $5. Sale also includes toys, housewares, books, linens, shoes, sporting goods, Christmas decorations and more. Rain date will be Sat., June 29. For more information, 410-641-1132.

June 22: OP Anglers Club
Teach A Kid To Fish

9-11 a.m., South Gate Pond, near the enclosed pool in Ocean Pines. Anglers Club members will teach kids of all ages fishing skills including cating techniques, knot tying, fish handling, bait and lure slection. Free rod and reel drawing. The DNR will be on hand to advise on fishing regulations. Please bring your own rod and reel. Bait and beverages will be provided. Parents and grandparents are invited to assist and learn. For more information, 410-208-2855.

June 22: CLJ Baskets With Love
Fundraiser At Jolly Roger

10 a.m.-6 p.m., Jolly Roger Amuse-ment Park, 30th St., Bayside, O.C. Proceeds benefit the non-profit or-ganization that helps support parents of hospitalized children. Cost: $30, wristband that includes unlimited Splash Mountain rides and mini golf, amusement rides available 2-6 p.m. with 2 rides on roller coaster, excluding Speed World & Xtreme Zip Lines. For questions or to purchase a wristband, 410-641-2557 or 410-422-1472.

June 22: Red, White
& Blue Picnic

Noon, White Horse Pavilion. Spon-sored by the Republican Women of Worcester County, the MarDel Re-publican Social Club, the Worcester Co. Republican Central Committee and the Worcester Co. Tea Party. Food, music by the Versakats, face-painting, 50/50. door prizes and bake sale. All-American apple pie baking contest. To enter pie contest call 410-641-6110 before June 16. This is a family event. Meet the elected officials and candidates for Governor of Md. Cost: $25, per person.Children 12 and under, free.For more information or to make reservations, 410-208-3786. Send checks made payable RWWC to Gloria Moyer, 17 Mallard Dr. West, Ocean Pines Md. 21811.

June 23: Prayer Garden
& Columbarium Dedication

2 p.m., Bishopville Cemetery. In case of rain, service will be held at Wilson United Methodist Church.

June 23: Sounds From The Past,
 A Living History

6 p.m., Sound United Methodist Church, Rte. 54, Lighthouse Rd. approx. 4 miles west of Fenwick Island and Ocean City. The program will include speakers telling stories about the coastal towns and relating their memories of the area 50-60 years ago. Photos and artifacts will be on display. Come hear the history of the area and the people who were a part of it. Light refreshments will be served. For more information email [email protected] or find SoundUMC on Facebook.

June 25: Paddle Smart Seminar

7 p.m., Ocean Pines Community Center’s Marlin room. Sponsored OC Power Squadron. Intended for those about to join the sport and those considering purchasing paddle equipment. Cost: $30 which in-cludes student notebook, “The Complete Sea Kayakers handbook” by Shelly Johnson and “Introduction to Paddling-Canoeing Basics for Lakes and Rivers” by the American Canoe Association. Seminar lasts two hours. For more information or to attend, 410-208-9355 or 410-641-8040.  

June 26: 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.

June 26: Delmarva Hand Dancing

5:30-9 p.m., Peaky’s (formerly Jor-dan’s Rooftop), at the Fenwick Inn, 138th St., O.C. Jitterbug, 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, 302-200-3262.

June 27: Worcester County
Tea Party Meeting

6:30 p.m., doors open; 7 p.m., meeting begins; Ocean Pines Com-munity Center. Special guest speaker will be Mark Edney, M.D., who will update the group on healthcare reform and its implications for individuals and businesses. All interested citizens are invited. For more information, 443-614-7214 or email:[email protected] or visit

June 27: Worcester County
NAACP Meeting

7 p.m., Snow Hill Library, 307 N. Washington St., Snow Hill. Featured speaker will be Terry Edwards, Re-source Home Recruiter for Worces-ter County Dept of Social Services who will share information on the foster care and adoption program. There is a great need for Re-source Parents with about 6,700 Maryland children in foster care currently. All interested persons are welcome. Business meeting begins at 6 a.m. For more information, 443-944-6701.

June 27: 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. 

June 29: Church Rummage Sale
7 a.m.-1 p.m., Ocean City Pres-byterian Church, 1300 Philadelphia Ave., O.C.

July 4: Fourth Of July

10 a.m.-2 p.m., Adkins Historical & Museum Complex, Mardela Springs, Md. (across from the Post Office). Barbecue chicken platters, hot dogs, hamburgers, soft drinks, homemade ice cream, baked good, entertainment, barrel train rides, model train exhibition. Unique vendors, fun and games for the whole family. For more info, 443-523-0394.

July 6: Outdoor Flea Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m., Bethany United Methodist Church, Rte. 611 & Snug Harbor Rd., near Fronteirtown, Berlin. Breakfast and lunch will be served. Great soups and baked goods. For more information or to rent a table, 410-629-0926.

July 11: Star Charities
Western Night At The Races

4:30 p.m., doors open; Ocean Downs. All-you-can-eat chicken and fish buffet, prizes for Best Dressed Western-style attire, door prizes and 50/50 drawing, live harness racing and entertainment with Em-cees Gilly Foultz and J. Graham Caldwell. Cost: $26, per person. Seating is limited. For reservations, 410-208-9514, 410-208-0430 or 410-641-7667.

July 13: Summer Pancake

8-11 a.m., Ocean Pines Community Center. Sponsored by the Kiwanis of Greater Ocean Pines/Ocean City to benefit youth in the community. Menu includes pancakes, sausage, fruit cup, orange juice, coffee or tea. Cost: $5, adults; $3, kids under 12. Children ages 5 and under eat free. Carry-outs also available. To pre-purchase tickets or for more information, 410-208-6719. Tickets will also be sold at the door.

July 22-26: Vacation Bible School

6:15-8:30 p.m., Buckingham Pres-byterian Church, 20 S. Main St., Berlin. Come learn about God and our neighbors from exciting places while having fun singing songs, making crafts, enjoying fun games, exploring science and making your own snack. Daily puppet show. All children ages 3-11 are welcome. Registration forms available at St. Paul’s Episcopal, Stevenson United Methodist and Buckingham Pres-byterian or come early on Monday. For more info, 410-629-1029.

July 27: MAC Inc. Fun Day
At Jolly Roger

10 a.m.-6 p.m., Jolly Roger Amuse-ment Park. Proceeds benefit Mac Inc., the Area Agency on Aging health and wellness programs. Splash mountain, mini golf, amusement rides from 2-6 p.m.Water basketball and volleyball or adults.  Sundecks with lounge chairs, food and ice cream stands, full bath and locker room facilities. Cost: $25, ticket. Donations welcome. For tickets or more information, 410-742-0505 Ext. 113.


• Suicide Grievers Support Group meets the third Wednesday of the month at Worcester County Health Department, 9730 Healthway Dr., Berlin. Open to anyone who has lost a friend or loved one to suicide. Quiet listening, caring people, no judgement. For more information, 410-629-0164 or visit