May 25-June 17: Change For Life Baby Bottle Campaign
Eastern Shore Pregnancy Center annual program provides funds to help women with unplanned pregnancies. Churches, businesses or service organizations, anyone invited to take part by filling baby bottles with change or checks. To arrange bottle pick-up, call 410-546-5433 and drop-off from the center at 1300 S. Division St., Salisbury.
May 25, June 1, 8, 15: Bingo Knights Of Columbus #9053
Doors open at 5 p.m., bingo at 6:30 p.m. 9901 Coastal Hwy., Ocean City. Possible to win the $1,000 big jackpot each week. 410-524-7994.
May 26: Barbecued Chicken
11 a.m.-until. Half barbecued chicken and roll: $8 per person. St. Paul United Methodist Church, 405 Flower St., Berlin. Sponsored by St. Paul United Methodist Church Men’s Ministry. 443-880-4746.
May 26: Wounded Warrior Bull And Shrimp Feast
3-7 p.m. American Legion Post #166, Ocean City. Open to the public. Roast beef, steamed shrimp, cole slaw, baked beans, hot dogs, sausage with peppers and onions, draft beer, sodas, cash bar. Music by DJ Don, 5050s, lucky wheel and more. Tickets: $40; or reserved table of six: $210. Tickets: 410-723-1476 or at the legion.
May 26: Chicken Carry-Out
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Sound United Methodist Church, Lighthouse Road, Selbyville, Del.. Four-piece chicken and two rolls: $8; eight-piece chicken and four rolls: $15; pint of cole slaw: $5; quart of cole slaw: $9. Bake sale items also.
May 27, June 10, 24: All-You-Can-Eat Buffet Breakfast
8:30-11 a.m. Knights of Columbus #9053. 9901 Coastal Hwy., Ocean City. $10 for adults; $6 for children. Two styles of eggs, sausage, bacon, fried potatoes, creamed chipped beef, toast, pancakes, french toast, coffee and juice. 410-524-7994.
May 28: Memorial Day Crab Cake And Fried Chicken Sandwich Sale, Bake Sale
10 a.m. St. Paul United Methodist Church, 405 Flower St., Berlin. Crab cake Sandwich: $10; fried chicken sandwich: $4. (No pre-orders for crab cakes or chicken sandwiches will be taken.) Sponsored by St. Paul United Methodist Church Homecoming Committee. 443-235-3214.
May 29-Sept. 24 Every Tuesday: Ocean Pines Plant Clinic-Ask A Master Gardener
1-4 p.m. Ocean Pines branch library, 11107 Cathell Rd., Ocean Pines. Offered by University of Maryland Cooperative Extension Service. Free. Bring bagged samples and bug or other plant problems. 410-641-5570 or [email protected].
May 30: Delmarva Hand Dance Club Dance To Sounds of ’50s And ’60s Music
5:30-9 p.m. Ocean City Elks Lodge, 13708 Sinepuxent Ave. $5 donation per person to benefit veterans and local charities in the Delmarva region. Dance lessons with Certified Hand Dance instructor Diane Engstrom on first and third Wednesdays of every month, 5-5:45 p.m. Dancing afterward until 9 p.n,. All are welcome. [email protected]; http://delmarvahanddancing.com. 410-208-1151.
June 2: Hunter’s Ride
Registration for bikes: 9 a.m.; kick stands up: 11 a.m.; buffet lunch: 1-3 p.m. Greene Turtle West, Route 611, West Ocean City. Opportunity to celebrate the life of Hunter, who passed away at 19 years old. Motorcycles and cars are welcome. Rain or shine. Tickets: $25 per person, includes AUCE buffet lunch. T-shirts available, 50/50 raffle and door prizes. Proceeds will go to help various charities. 443-614-3846.
June 2: Wicomico Recreation Annual Youth Fishing Derby
Registration opens at 8 a.m., fishing from 9-11 a.m. Salisbury City Park pond. Food and drinks will be provided for youth participants after that. Trophies will be a-warded in different categories. The derby is for boys and girls ages 15 and younger. Participants should bring their own bait and rods. The Department of Natural Resources will add about 500 blue gills to the pond’s catfish, large mouth bass, perch and carp. www.WicomicoRecandParks.-org, 410-548-4900, Ext. 108, or [email protected].
June 2: Focus On Prayer For Women Part 4
9 a.m.-noon. Holy Trinity Cathedral, 11021 Worcester Hwy. (MD 575 and 90), Berlin. Theme: Encouraging Intercessors as Watchwomen on the Wall to deepen prayer life and expand prayer in the area. Book table, crafts, shofar, dance, complimentary refreshments. Lunch following at DeNovo’s Restaurant (RSVP required). No registration. 443-235-5675 or [email protected].
June 2: Church Rummage Sale
7 a.m.-1 p.m. Ocean City Presbyterian Church, 1301 Philadelphia Ave., Ocean City.
June 2: Strawberry Festival
11 a.m.-5 p.m. St. Paul’s By-The-Sea, Ocean City. Proceeds will help to repay construction costs incurred in building the new Fellowship Commons building that replaced the church rectory lost in the 2013 fire. Prepared cakes, jellies and other desserts available for purchase, along with Powellville fried oysters, hot dogs, ice cream, drinks, craft items. Basket raffles will include gift certificates for hotel stays, restaurants, entertainment. Docents will be present to lead tours of the church and the new commons. 410-289-3453.
June 2: First Saturday Writers Group
10 a.m.-noon. Berlin branch, Worcester County Library. Anyone interested in writing is invited to join the group and share a story, poem or essay or just come and enjoy listening to others. This is a free activity. New members are always welcome. The group is comprised of amateur as well as professional, published writers willing to share their knowledge and offer tips on being creative with words.
June 4: TOPS Meeting
5:30-6:30 p.m. Atlantic General Hospital, Berlin. Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a support group promoting weight loss and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.410-641-0157.
June 11: Ocean Pines Camera Club
7 p.m. Ocean Pines branch library. Monthly get-together to share photos, tips, programs. Group goes on a photo shoot on the Saturday following each meeting and hosts a hands-on workshop the last Thursday of each month. Professional and amateur photographers and new members welcome. Meets second Monday of each month.
June 16: Pig Roast
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Abate of Sussex County, 34291 West Line Rd., Selbyville, Del. $15/adults; $7/children 12 and under; $13/Abate members with a valid card. DJ/music, door prizes every hours, primitive camping available. Portion of proceeds go to the Bike Pac of Delaware. 302-732-3429 or 410-251-8699.
July 12: Star Charities Country Western Night
5 p.m. Ocean Downs Casino, 10218 Racetrack Rd., Berlin. $26 per person. All-you-can-eat buffet, door prizes, programs, entertainment. All-volunteer organization annual event to support wounded soldiers. Tickets: 410-641-7667.
July 22: Ravens Roost 58 Crab Feast Fundraiser
All-you-can-eat crabs, steamed shrimp, fried chicken, corn, sides, draft beer, soda. Benefits local needy families during the holidays. $40 in advance, $45 at the door. Buy tickets at 28th Street Pit and Pub or call 410-289-2020 or 410-916-4006.