Every Monday: 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 life-style.410-641-0157.
Every Monday: Delmarva Chorus Meeting
7 p.m. Ocean Pines Community Center. Women of all ages invited to sing with the group. 410-641-6876.
Second Monday Of Month:
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 the Saturday following 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.
Every Tuesday: TOPS Meeting
5:30-7 p.m. Worcester County Health Center, 9730 Healthway Dr., Berlin. Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a sup-port and educational group promoting weight loss and healthy lifestyle. email@example.com.
Second Tuesday of Month:
Eastern Shore Stamp Club Meeting
6 p.m. Salisbury branch, Wicomico County Library. Meetings held in basement.
Third Tuesday: Alzheimer’s Support Group
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Berlin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 9715 Healthway Dr., Berlin. Free caregivers group. 410-629-6123.
Every Wednesday: Community Bible
Study (Women and Children)
September 2019 through May 2020. Harvest Baptist Church, 29945 Dixon Rd., Salisbury. Pre-registration now open. $35 for adults, $10 for children. Thirty-week study of Revelation, Galatians and Colossians. Women of all ages and Bible knowledge welcome. Coordinator Linda Frey, 410-422-8773. Register and pay online at Salisbury.CBSclass.org.
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. All are welcome. firstname.lastname@example.org or http://delmarvahanddancing.com. 410-208-1151.
Second Wednesday: Polish American Club Of Delmarva Meeting
2-4 p.m. Columbus Hall. Anyone of Polish or Slavic descent is welcome. No meetings June, July, August. 410-723-2639 or 410-250-2548.
Every Thursday: Beach Singles
45 Plus, happy hour 4-7 p.m.,
Clarion Hotel, 10100 Coastal Hwy., Ocean City. 302-436-9577, 410-524-0649, beachsingles.org.
Ocean Pines Garden Club
10 a.m. Ocean Pines Community Center. Visitors and new members welcome.
Every Friday: Knights Of Columbus #9053 Bingo
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.
Every Friday: FORGE Contemporary
Youth And Family Ministry
6:30-8:30 p.m. FORGE Center, 7804 Gumboro Rd., Pittsville. Designed for kids ages 5-65, the program provides a meal, music, games, activities and
a life lesson that can be of use to
anyone. Christian-based program but does not require the practice of faith to attend. 443-366-2813.
Every Saturday: Goat and Sheep Seminars
10 a.m. Tractor Supply Co., Berlin and Farmers & Planters Too, Salisbury. Free programs focusing on small ruminant health, fencing and pasture management and feeding. Programs by University of Maryland Extension. For full schedule and registration,
contact Maegan Perdue, mperdue@-umd.edu or 410-632-1972.
First Saturday Of Month: 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.
Every Sunday Now Through Sept. 29:
Berlin Farmers Market
9 a.m.-1 p.m. Producers-only market featuring locally handmade or grown products. More than 20 vendors including fresh fruits and veggies, baked goods, seafood, poultry, farm-fresh eggs, organic goods, wood working, beauty products and much more. Live music by local artists, kids crafts and a petting zoo. Berlin Welcome Center: 410-973-2051.
June-Sept. 8 Saturdays:
Yoga On The Beach
8 a.m. Enjoy low-impact exercise to increase balance, flexibility and reduce stress to the sound of ambient waves. All levels welcome. Free but park entrance fees are in effect. Donations benefit Assateague Island National Seashore. Bring your own beach towel. Meet at the Shade Pavilion in North Beach parking lot, 6633 Bayberry Dr., Berlin.
July 20: Chicken BBQ Sale
11 a.m. St. Paul United Methodist Church, 405 Flower St., Berlin. $8 half BBQ chicken and roll. 410-641-0270.
July 20: 18th Annual Santa Sprint 5K
7:30 a.m. North Beach Restaurant, 125 McKinley St., Dewey Beach. $25 for advance registration, $30 after July 18. Event-day registration at 6:30 a.m. $5 tickets for non-participants to post-race party. Dewey Claus Crawl following the race. Register for Crawl at deweyclauscrawl.com. Register for race at https://raceroster.com/events-/2019/21131/18th-santa-sprint-5k-at-north-beach.
July 20: 23rd Annual Art Hansen
Memorial Youth Fishing Contest
9-10:30 a.m. South Gate Pond, Ocean Pines. Registration from 8:30-9:30 a.m. Free event for children ages 4-16. Trophies will be awarded to the biggest fish caught in each age group. Bring your own rod and reel. Bait will be provided. John McFalls, 610-505-1697.
July 20: Grace Center’s
9 a.m. Stephen Decatur Park, Berlin. Registration at 8:30 a.m. $20 registration includes t-shirt. Light breakfast available for purchase. Walk dedicated to education and empowerment of mothers battling addiction. For tickets, call 443-513-4124 or visit gracematernalhealth.org/events/.
July 21: Racism Goes Against God
11 a.m. Makemie Memorial, 103
W. Market St., Snow Hill. Special service including the sermon by Rev. Samuel Monte, “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?”
July 21: Crab Cake Platter Dinner
11 a.m.-1 p.m. Bishopville Volunteer Fie Department Auxiliary, Main Station. One crab cake on a roll, cole slaw, bag of chips, one beverage (water/soda): $12. Pre-orders recommended as there are only 100 platters available. Call or text 619-922-9950 to reserve dinners.
July 22-26: Vacation Bible School
6-8:30 p.m. SonRise Church, 10026 Main St., Berlin. For potty-trained children 3 years of age to fifth graders. Theme is ROAR: Life is Wild, God is Good. Games, music, bible stories and imagination stations. Register at rebrand.ly/registervbs.
July 23: Atlantic Coast Sportfishing
7:30 p.m. Lion’s Club, 12534 Airport Rd., West Ocean City. Doors open
at 7 p.m. Come early to get a seat
and mingle. Speaker Tom Nelson will speak on surf fishing on local beach-es. Guests are welcome to attend. acsportfishing.org.
July 24, 31: Diabetes
3:30-5:30 p.m. Atlantic General
Hospital, 9707 Healthway Dr., Berlin. Series will address blood glucose monitoring, nutrition and exercise. Advance registration and referral from primary care provider required. Diabetes Self-Management is a Medicare benefit and the cost of the classes is covered by most insurances. For information and to register, call 410-208-9761.
July 28: Ravens Roost 58
Crab Feast Fundraiser
Noon-4 p.m. AYCE crabs, steamed shrimp, fried chicken, corn, sides, draft beer and soda. Benefits local needy families during the holidays. $40 in advance, $45 at the door. For tickets, visit 28th street Pit & Pub or call 410-289-2020/ 410-916-4006.
July 28: Jolly Roger Fun(raiser) Day
10 a.m.-6 p.m. Jolly Roger Amusement Park, Ocean City. $30 wristbands purchased before July 28. $35 wristbands will be available for purchase at OCVFC Headquarters from 9 a.m.-noon. Wristbands include water park (10 a.m.-6 p.m.), unlimited rides at 30 street amusement park (2-6 p.m.) and one game of mini golf (before 6 p.m.). Speed World and Zipline not included. Proceeds benefit new Canteen for OCVFC Ladies Auxiliary. For wristbands, call Teresa, 443-365-0637.
Aug. 3: Maryland Basic
Boating Safety Course
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Ocean Pines Branch, Worcester County Library. $15 material fee. Complete the one-day course to earn Maryland Safe Boating Certificate. Class includes piloting in local waters, knot-tying and marine maintenance. Sponsored by U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. For more information and to register, contact Barry Cohen at 410-935-4807 or CGAUXOC@gmail.com.
August 3: 11th Annual Berlin
11 a.m.-4 p.m. Taylor House Museum, Berlin. Peach ice cream, local peach-es and everything peach. Crafts, live music, food and a pie-eating contest on the lawn.