Things To Do Around Town

Things To Do Around Town
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Every 1st Friday:

Star Charities Volunteers Meet

10 a.m., Ocean Pines Library. For more information, 410-641-7667.

Every Saturday:

Weekly Farmers Market

8 a.m.-1 p.m., White Horse Park, 239 Ocean Parkway, Ocean Pines. Year-round featuring locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, honey, kettle corn, flowers, artisan breads, seafood, meats and more. New vendors welcome. For more information, 410-641-7717.

Every Saturday: Habitat For

Humanity Warehouse Sale

8 a.m.-noon, 7033 Worcester Hwy., Newark. Currently accepting donations in the form of gently used furniture, appliances and building supplies. For more information, 410-208-4440.

Every Saturday: Morning Worship

10 a.m., Bible study; 11 a.m., worship, Beatitudes by the Beach (Seventh-day Adventist Ocean City Company), 10301 Coastal Hwy., (St. Peter’s Lutheran Church), O.C. For more information, 443-397-4005.

Every Saturday & Sunday

Through April 26: OCAA Pancake

Breakfast Fundraiser

9 a.m.-noon, Ocean City Municipal Airport, terminal building. To benefit the Huey Veteran’s Memorial Display. Menu to include pancakes, eggs, bacon, sausage and coffee. Cost: $7 suggested donation. For more information, 410-213-2471 or 410-726-7207.

Every Sunday: Morning Worship

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 Worship; 9:30 a.m., Contemporary Worship; St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A, 10301 Coastal Hwy., O.C. For more information, 410-524-7474.

Every Sunday: Divine Liturgy

9:30 a.m., St. Andrew’s Orthodox Church, 33384 MacKenzie Way, Lewes. Visitors always welcome. All services in English. For more information, 302-645-5791 or visit

Every Monday: Delmarva Chorus,

Sweet Adelines Meet

7-9 p.m., Ocean Pines Community Center. Women are invited to learn the craft of a capella singing under the direction of Carol Ludwig. For more information, 410-641-6876.

Open Monday-Saturday: Atlantic

United Methodist Church Thrift Shop

10 a.m.-2 p.m., AUMC, 105 4th Street, O.C. For more info, 410-289-7430.

Open Monday-Saturday:

Shirley Grace Pregnancy Center

Thrift Shop

10 a.m.-5 p.m., Bank Plaza, 34407 Dupont Blvd., Unit 3. Frankford, Del. All proceeds benefit the Shirley Grace Pregnancy Center. For more information, 443-513-0114.

Every Monday: Berlin TOPS Meeting

5-6:30 p.m., Atlantic General Hospital, Conference Room 1, 733 Healthway Drive. TOPS is a support and educational group promoting weight loss and a healthy lifestyle. For more information, 410-251-2083.

Every 2nd Tuesday: Worcester Co.

Parkinson’s Support Group

2:15 p.m., Ocean Pines Library. Speakers, exercises and group discussions. For more information, 410-208-3132.

Every Tuesday: TOPS Meeting

5:30-7 p.m., Worcester Co. Health Center, 9730 Healthway Dr., Berlin. Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a support group promoting weight loss and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. For information, email [email protected].

Open Wednesday-Saturday:

‘Used To Be Mine’ Thrift Shop

Supporting Diakonia

10 a.m.-4 p.m. Located at the intersection of Rte. 611 and Sunset Ave. For more information, 410-213-0243.

Every 2nd & 4th Wednesday,

September-May: MOPS Meeting

9:15 a.m., The Community Church, Ocean Pines. MOPS is focused on building a community of moms that meet to laugh, cry and embrace the journey of motherhood. Free childcare so come and enjoy a mommy’s play date. For more info visit, www.

Open Wednesday-Saturday:

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 household items.

Every Thursday:

Beach Singles 45+ Happy Hour

4 p.m., Harpoon Hanna’s. For more information, 302-436-9577, 410-524-0649 or 302-541-4642.

April 3: Good Friday,

Centers Of The Cross

9 a.m.-9 p.m., Bethany United Methodist Church, 8648 Stephen Decatur Hwy., (Route 611), Berlin. Come when you want, stay and pray as long as you want.  For more information, 410-641-2186.

April 3: “Where Do We Go From

Here?” Good Friday Stage Play

7 p.m., St. Paul United Methodist Church, 405 Flower St., Berlin. All are welcome to attend.

April 4: AYCE Fried Chicken Buffet

11 a.m.- until, Mt. Pleasant U.M. Church, Willards. All-you-can-eat menu includes chicken, vegetables, beverages and desserts. Cost: $12, adults; $6, children. Under 6, eat for free. Bake table and carry-outs available. For more information, 443-614-9898.

April 4: Chicken Salad & Clam Fritter Platters On Sale

Noon-4 p.m., American Legion Post #123, 10111 Old Ocean City Blvd., Berlin. Sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion. Chicken salad platter, $6. Clam fritter platter, $7. Platters include french fries and cole slaw. Chicken salad also available by the pint for $8. The public is welcome to attend.

April 4: Sisterhood Of Temple Bat Yam Annual Community Seder

5:30 p.m., Holiday Inn Oceanfront, 67th St., O.C. For more information, 410-641-4311.

April 5: Easter Sunrise Service

6:30 a.m., Assateague State park, located at the end of Stephen Decatur Hwy., (Rte. 611). Sponsored by Bethany United Methodist Church. For more information, 410-641-2186.

April 5: Orthodox Palm Sunday


9 a.m., St. Andrew’s Orthodox Church, 33384 MacKenzie Way, Lewes. Visitors welcome. All services are in English. For more information and Holy Week schedule, 302-645-5791.

April 5: Easter Breakfast & Service

10:15 a.m., with Easter Service following at 11 a.m.; Snow Hill Christian Church, 300 Park Row, Snow Hill. Everyone who attends receives a free copy of Lee Strobel’s book, “The Case For Easter.” For more information, 302-436-5974.

April 7: St. Clare’s Annual Spring

Party Luncheon

10 a.m.-2 p.m., St. Paul’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church, 3rd St. & Baltimore Ave., O.C. Doors open at 10 a.m. with luncheon served at noon. Cost: $20, per person. For reservations, 410-641-5049 or 410-289-3453.

April 7: Deadline For DAR Museum

Bus Trip

Trip is Tuesday, April 21, with pick-ups in Salisbury and Berlin. Sponsored by the General Levin Winder Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Trip to the DAR Museum to see the current exhibit “Eye on Elegance: Early Quilts of Maryland and Virginia.” A docent-led tour of its 31 Period rooms is also included. Cost: $35 and open to all. For more information, 410-213-8238.

April 7: Art Show At Dazzle

4-7 p.m., Dazzle, 11312 Manklin Creek Rd., Suite 5, Ocean Pines. Guests will be able to watch most of the artists create. Artists include Jim Adcock, Marcia Cupschaulk, Myrna McGrath, Dot Parks and Beverly Wisch. Refreshments will be served. For more info, 410-208-4438.

April 8: 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 8: Delmarva Hand Dancing

5:30-9 p.m., Peaky’s, 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 info, 302-200-3262.

April 8: Big Brothers, Big Sisters

Bowl For Kids’ Sake ‘Bury Bowl

6:15-8:15 p.m., Cherokee Lanes, Salisbury. To benefit Big Brothers, Big Sisters Programs. Create a team of six and register online at Each bowler must raise a donation minium of $50 or $300 per team. Top individual fundraiser will get a prize and donations are tax deductible. Each participant gets 2 hours of bowling, shoe rental, pizza, soda and a t-shirt. For more information, 410-543-2447.

April 9: AARP Chapter 1917 Meeting

9:30 a.m., Ocean City Senior Center, 41st St., Bayside, adjacent to the Convention Center. Featured speaker will be Bunk Mann, author of “Vanishing Ocean City” and upcoming trips and events will be discussed. For more information,

April 9: Legion Bingo

Doors open 5 p.m., games begin 6:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 166, 24th St. & Philadelphia Ave., O.C. Food and drink available. For more information, 410-289-3166.

April 9: OP Garden Club Arbor Day

10:30 a.m., Pintail Park, Ocean Pines. A tree will be planted in memory of loved ones. A luncheon at the Yacht Club will follow the ceremony. In the case of inclement weather the ceremony will be held at the Ocean Pines Community Center, in the Assateague Room. For more info or reservations, 410-641-5242.

April 10: Crab Cake Dinner

4-7 p.m., Stevenson United Methodist Church, 123 N. Main St., Berlin. Dinner includes one crab cake sandwich platter with green beans and garden salad. Cost: $10. Carry-outs and bake sale. For more info, 410-641-1137.

April 10: KC Bingo

5 p.m., doors open; games begin 6:30 p.m.; Knights of Columbus, 9901 Coastal Hwy., (rear of St. Luke’s Church) O.C. Refreshments on sale. For more information, 410-524-7994.

April 10: Berlin Heritage Foundation

Fundraiser Cocktail Party

6-9 p.m., Harrison’s Harbor Watch. All proceeds benefit the Calvin B. Taylor House Museum. Live music, silent auctions and a menu reflecting a taste of the area’s past adapted for modern palates. Cost: $35, per person at the door. Ticket price includes one free glass of beer or wine. Purchase tickets by mailing a check to Berlin Heritage Foundation, P.O. Box 351, Berlin, MD 21811.

April 11: 3rd Annual 5K Memorial


7:30 a.m., St. Paul United Methodist Church, 405 Flower St., Berlin. Bicycles and motorcycles welcome. Cost: $10, adults before April 11; $15, the day of the event; children 5-12, $5. Under 5 are free. Food, fun, karaoke, Zumba demo at 11 a.m. For more information, 410-641-0713 or 410-208-8886.

April 11: Pulled Pork, Steamed Shrimp & BBQ Chicken Extravaganza

1-5 p.m., American Legion, Synepuxent Post #166, 2308 Philadelphia Ave., O.C. To benefit Veteran’s Support Centers of America, Camp Royal Oak, Quantico. Sponsored by the Sons of the American Legion and American Legion Riders. Drawing for grill, 50/50s, entertainment by DJ Bigler. Featuring Firefighter Team Champion Mike Skahill. Cost: $30, adults; $15, children under 12. Only 200 advance tickets will be sold. No tickets at the door. For more info, 301-481-0078.

April 11: Indoor Flea Market

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

April 12: KC Breakfast Special

8-11:30 a.m., Knights of Columbus Hall, Council 9053, 9901 Coastal Hwy., behind St. Lukes. Menu includes scrambled eggs, western omelet, bacon, sausage, home fries, chip beef, french toast, regular toast, plain and blueberry pancakes, orange juice and coffee. Cost: $9, adults; $4 children under age 8. For more information, 410-524-7994.