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Out & About August 2-8, 2013

photo credit: hostourcoast.comFRIDAY, AUG. 2

5TH ANNUAL OCMC LADIES’ TOURNAMENT — “Heels and Reels” Tournament weigh-ins take place at Sunset Marina, 12911 Sunset Ave., West Ocean City, 5-7:30 p.m. Info: www.ocmarlinclub.com or 410-213-1613.

FREE MOVIE ON THE BEACH — Ocean City beach at 27th Street, 8:30 p.m. Featuring “The Odd Life of Timothy Green.” Take a beach chair or blanket. Info: www.ococean.com or 410-250-0125. Weather permitting.

TEMPLE BAT YAM’S SECOND SHABBAT SERVICE — Ocean Pines Beach Club, lower deck, 49th Street and Coastal Highway, Ocean City. Arrival time is 7 p.m., service at 7:30 p.m. There will be an Oneg at the conclusion of the service. A limited amount of flashlights will be provided, however, attendees are encouraged to take a flashlight. In case of inclement weather, the service will be held at Temple Bat Yam.

ART EXHIBIT OPENING RECEPTION — Ocean City Center for the Arts, 502 94th Street, 5-7 p.m. Invitational Group Show featuring Kirk McBride, Ed Challenger and Lynne Lockhart. Abstract Art in the Galleria featuring paintings and drawings by local and regional artists. Artists in Residence: David Simpson. Spotlight Gallery: Stasia Heubeck. Free and open to the public. Complimentary refreshments served. Info: 410-524-9433 orwww.artleagueofoceancity.org.

BINGO — Knights of Columbus, 9901 Coastal Highway (rear of St. Luke’s Church) in Ocean City. Doors open at 5 p.m. and games begin at 6:30 p.m.Refreshments for sale. Info: 410-524-7994.

WORCESTER COUNTY REACH FOR THE STARS STEM CAMP AND STEP UP STEM
INTERNSHIP PROGRAM STUDENTS
RECOGNIZED — The Red Doors Community Center, 302 N. Baltimore Ave., Ocean City, 3-4 p.m. Presentations from campers and interns will conclude with the awarding of certificates and a brief reception. RSVP: Fawn Mete, fawn@reddoors.org or 410-289-5576.

SATURDAY, AUG. 3

5TH ANNUAL OCMC LADIES’ TOURNAMENT — “Heels and Reels” Tournament weigh-ins take place at Sunset Marina, 12911 Sunset Ave., West Ocean City, 5-7:30 p.m. Awards banquet, 6:30-9 p.m.
Info: www.ocmarlinclub.com
or 410-213-1613.

SOCCER RESORT BEACH TOURNAMENT — Ocean City beach between Talbot and Second streets. Adult and youth tournament. Info: Niall Swan, 718-433-2452.
‘FIRST SATURDAY’ COMMUNITY-WIDE YARD SALES — Montego Bay Community, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Participants would include 1,523 properties on nine miles of streets.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST — VFW, Post 8296, 104 66th St., bayside in Ocean City, 8-11 a.m. A $5 donation for all-you-can-eat pancakes or 2-2-2, two eggs, two pancakes and two bacon slices, includes coffee and juice. Bloody Marys cost $3. Info: 410-524-8196.

FARMERS MARKET — White Horse Park, 239 Ocean Parkway in Ocean Pines, 8 a.m. to noon, through Oct. 26. Produce, farm fresh eggs, organic goods, herbs, fresh cut flowers, soaps, jelly, homemade baked goods, honey and more.

QUIET STORM SURF & SKATE MOVIES/LOCAL PHOTOGRAPHERS SLIDE SHOW — Ocean City beach at North Division Street, 8-9:30 p.m. Surf and skate movies will be shown on an inflatable screen on the beach, plus local photographers slide show. Info: 443-497-3671.

36TH ANNUAL ARTS AND CRAFT FESTIVAL — White Horse Park and Ocean Pines Community Center, 235 Ocean Parkway, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More than 100 arts and crafts vendors, food, bake sale. Free admission. Sponsored by the Pine’eer Craft Club.

CRABCAKE FUNDRAISER — Stevenson United Methodist Church, 123 N. Main Street, Berlin, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Crabcake platters cost $9.95 and include crabcake sandwich, three sides and drink. Crabcake sandwiches cost $6.95. Also available at the church’s Peach Festival booth. Rain date Aug. 4. Info: Kathy Davis, 443-235-6761.

SUNDAY, AUG. 4

SOCCER RESORT BEACH TOURNAMENT — Ocean City beach between Talbot and Second streets. Adult and youth tournament. Info: Niall Swan, 718-433-2452.

CHILDREN’S DAY AT SUNSET PARK — Sunset Park, S. Division Street and bay, Ocean City, noon to 4 p.m. Featuring children’s games, educational activities and more. Sponsored by the Ocean City Museum Society. Info: www.ocmuseum.org or 410-289-4991.

O.C. CRUZERS CAR SHOW AND MUSIC — Somerset Street Plaza, between Boardwalk and Baltimore Ave., Ocean City, 3-7 p.m. The O.C. Cruzers will display approximately 15 vehicles along Somerset Street. Music provided by Nate Clendenen Duo (acoustic rock). Info: 410-289-2800.

SUNDAES IN THE PARK — Northside Park, 200 125th St., Ocean City, 7-9 p.m., rain or shine. For a small fee, build your own ice cream sundae creation. Entertainment by The Janitors (classic rock/funk/pop) and Mike Rose (magic show). Fireworks at 9 p.m. Take a blanket or chair. Info: 800-OC-OCEAN or http://oceancitymd.gov/Recreation_and_Parks/specialevents.html.

FIREWORKS — Northside Park, 200 125th St. in Ocean City, 9 p.m. Every Sunday in July and August following Sundaes in the Park. Info: 410-250-0125.

OC BEACH LIGHTS — Ocean City beach at North Division Street. Showtimes are 9:30 p.m., 10 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. Free, eight-minute Laser Light Show on a five-story tall inflatable sphere featuring a visual laser, lighting, special effects, video and audio production with visibility along the Boardwalk. Info: 800-OC-OCEAN or www.ococean.com.

ANNUAL AYCE CRAB FEAST — 28th Street Pit and Pub, Ocean City, 2-6 p.m. Cost is $30 and includes crabs, shrimp, fried chicken, corn on the cob and draft beer. There will be a Basket of Cheer, 50/50 and bake sale. Benefits Ravens Roost #58 charities. Tickets available at 28th Street Pit and Pub or by calling 443-497-2040443-944-4763 or 410-289-2020.

MONDAY, AUG. 5

WHITE MARLIN OPEN — World’s largest billfish tournament. More than 300 boats vie for more than $2 million in prize money. Weigh-ins take place at Harbour Island Marina, 14th Street and the bay, Ocean City, 4-9 p.m. Spectators see weigh-ins free of charge. Registration fees for participating boats. Info: Jim Motsko, 410-289-9229 or jmotsko289@aol.com or www.whitemarlinopen.com.

FREE MOVIE ON THE BEACH — Ocean City beach at 27th Street, 8:30 p.m. Featuring “The Muppets.” Take a beach chair or blanket. Info:www.ococean.com or 410-250-0125. Weather permitting.

BEACH FIREWORKS — Ocean City beach at North Division Street, 10 p.m. The eight-minute show is visible along the boardwalk. Info:www.ococean.com or 800-OC-OCEAN.

DELMARVA SWEET ADELINE CHORUS MEETS WEEKLY — The Delmarva Chorus, Sweet Adeline’s, under the direction of Carol Ludwig, meets each Monday from 7-9 p.m., at the Ocean Pines Community Center, 239 Ocean Parkway, White Horse Park. Women interested in learning the craft of acappella singing welcome. Info: 410-208-4171.

HAND DANCING — House of Welsh, 1106 Coastal Highway, Fenwick, Del. Free lessons from 6-7 p.m., open dancing 7-10 p.m. No cover charge. Info: DC Hand Dance Club, 302-541-0728.

MUSEUM OPEN — Historic St. Martin’s Church Museum, 11413 Worcester Highway, near the intersection of routes 589 and 113, will be open everyMonday, through the end of October, from 1-4 p.m. Info: www.historicstmartinschurch.org.

BINGO ON THE BOARDS — The Red Doors Community Center, 302 N. Baltimore Ave., Ocean City, 5-8 p.m. Drop-in games with 50/50 cash prizes. Must be 18 or older to participate. Refreshments available. Supports The Red Doors Community Center at St. Paul’s By-the-Sea. Info: 410-289-5576 oroffice@reddoors.org.

TUESDAY, AUG. 6

WHITE MARLIN OPEN — World’s largest billfish tournament. More than 300 boats vie for more than $2 million in prize money. Weigh-ins take place at Harbour Island Marina, 14th Street and the bay, Ocean City, 4-9 p.m. Spectators see weigh-ins free of charge. Registration fees for participating boats. Info: Jim Motsko, 410-289-9229 or jmotsko289@aol.com or www.whitemarlinopen.com.

BEACH FIREWORKS — Ocean City beach at North Division Street, 10 p.m. The eight-minute show is visible along the boardwalk. Info:www.ococean.com or 800-OC-OCEAN.

CRAB NIGHT — Knights of Columbus, 9901 Coastal Highway (rear of St. Luke’s Church) every Tuesday, 5-7 p.m. Steamed crabs, steamed shrimp, crab soup, pizza and more. Order crabs in advance: Monday and Tuesday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at 410-524-7994.

OCEAN PINES PLANT CLINIC — Ocean Pines library, 11107 Cathell Road, Tuesdays, 1-4 p.m., through September. Expert Master Gardeners on hand to answer questions. Free clinic. Take bagged samples and label the bag with name and phone number. Info: 410-641-5570.

FAMILY BEACH OLYMPICS — Ocean City beach at 27th Street, Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Featuring a variety of contests for all ages. All activities are free. Info: 410-250-0125.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 7       

WHITE MARLIN OPEN — World’s largest billfish tournament. More than 300 boats vie for more than $2 million in prize money. Weigh-ins take place at Harbour Island Marina, 14th Street and the bay, Ocean City, 4-9 p.m. Spectators see weigh-ins free of charge. Registration fees for participating boats. Info: Jim Motsko, 410-289-9229 or jmotsko289@aol.com or www.whitemarlinopen.com.

FREE MOVIE ON THE BEACH — Carousel Resort Hotel and Condominiums, 118th Street and oceanfront in Ocean City, 8:30 p.m. Featuring “The Odd Life of Timothy Green.” Take a beach chair or blanket. Info: 800-626-2326. Weather permitting.

HERITAGE ARTS FOR KIDS — Julia A. Purnell Museum, 208 W. Market St., Snow Hill, 1-3 p.m. Kids can drop in to learn more about an aspect of museum’s collection through hands-on projects. Admission costs $2 for adults and 50 cents for kids. Craft is free with admission. Info: Claire Otterbein, 410-632-0515, www.purnellmuseum.com or mail@purnellmuseum.com.

FREE CONCERT ON THE BEACH — Ocean City beach at North Division Street, 8-9:30 p.m. Featuring Bob Lougheed & The Mystery Train Band (A Night with Elvis). Info: www.oceancitymd.gov or 410-250-0125.

BINGO — Every Wednesday at Ocean City Elks Lodge 2645, 138th Street across from Fenwick Inn. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games start 6:30 p.m. A $1,000 jackpot available, food, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages. No one under 18 years allowed in the hall during bingo. Info: 410-250-2645.

DELMARVA HAND DANCING CLUB — Meets every Wednesday at Peaky’s Rooftop Restaurant & Bar, located in the Fenwick Inn, 13801 Coastal Highway, Ocean City. Beginner and intermediate lessons, 5:30-6:30 p.m., followed by dancing 6:30-9 p.m. Jitterbug, swing, cha-cha to the sounds of the ’50s, ’60s and Carolina beach music. All are welcome. Discounted food and drink prices.
Info: 302-337-3638.

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY MEETING — Ocean City library, 10003 Coastal Highway, Wednesdays, 3:30-4:30 p.m. TOPS is a support and educational group promoting weight loss and healthy lifestyle. It meets weekly. Info: 302-436-3682.

THURSDAY, AUG. 8

WHITE MARLIN OPEN — World’s largest billfish tournament. More than 300 boats vie for more than $2 million in prize money. Weigh-ins take place at Harbour Island Marina, 14th Street and the bay, Ocean City, 4-9 p.m. Spectators see weigh-ins free of charge. Registration fees for participating boats. Info: Jim Motsko, 410-289-9229 or jmotsko289@aol.com or www.whitemarlinopen.com.

PLEIN AIR PAINT OUT OPENING RECEPTION — Ocean City Center for the Arts, 502 94th Street. For the artists participating in the Plein Air Paint Out event. Artist, Kirk McBride, will present a plain air painting demonstration. Info: www.artleagueofoceancity.org, 410-524-9433 orinfo@artleagueofoceancity.org.

FREE MOVIE ON THE BEACH — Princess Royale Hotel, 9100 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, 8:30 p.m. Featuring “Big Miracle.” Take a beach chair or blanket. Info: 800-626-2326. Weather permitting.

SUNSET PARK PARTY NIGHTS — Sunset Park at South Division Street, bayside, Ocean City, 7-9 p.m. Entertainment by British Invasion Experience (Beatles tribute band). Admission to the park is free, while beverages, including beer, are available for purchase. Take own seating. Info:www.oceancitymd.gov or 800-626-2326.

JEWELRY SHOW — Ocean City Marlin Club, 9659 Golf Course Road, West Ocean City, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. See unique handcrafted jewelry and fashion accessories and meet the artisan. Admission costs $5, payable at the door, which entitles the participant to a glass of wine, beer or soda. Sandwiches for sale.  Proceeds benefit the Bertha Holloway Scholarship Fund. Info: Cathy Donavan, 410-726-6117 or Dianne DeForest, 302-541-4642.

BEACH SINGLES — Every Thursday, Beach Singles 45-Plus meets for happy hour at Clarion Hotel, 10100 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, 4-7 p.m. Info: 302-436-9577 or 410-524-0649.

BINGO — American Legion Post 166, 2308 Philadelphia Ave., in Ocean City, every Thursday, year round. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., games start at 7 p.m.Food available. Open to the public. Info: 410-289-3166.

ARTS ON THE DOCK — Ocean City Fishing Center Marina, 12940 Inlet Isle Lane, West Ocean City, Thursdays, 4-7 p.m. Local artists showcase their work on the docks.
Info: Jennifer Blunt, 410-213-1121
or www.ocfishing.com.

TANGER THURSDAY EVENT — Tanger Outlets, 12741 Ocean Gateway, West Ocean City. Featuring a Farmer’s Market from 3-6 p.m. Entertainment by Blues, Jazz & Beyond, 6-9 p.m. Info: 410-213-7898 or www.tangeroutlets.com.

PEACH FESTIVAL — St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 10301 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Bake table, books, bulk peaches, flea market, food, fair trade coffee, sodas, games, health fair, holiday items, ice cream, peaches, peach smoothies, silent auction and vendor tables.
Info: 410-524-7474
or www.stpetersoc.com.

ONGOING EVENTS

FREE FAMILY PROGRAMS AT LIFE-SAVING STATION MUSEUM — Located at the south end of the Boardwalk, 813 S. Atlantic Ave. Gather outside the museum for fun facts and topics, Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m., through Aug. 24. A different subject each day. Topics include beach safety, aquarium feeding, knot tying, history and all about sharks.
Info: 410-289-4991, Sandy@ocmuseum.org
or www.ocmuseum.org.

OCEAN CITY HOTEL WEEK — During Ocean City Hotel Week, Aug. 18-29, participants will offer a variety of deals including Free Night Stays and tiered discounts for multiple night stays. The longer you stay, the more you save. Info: 800-626-2326, Ext. 2, inquire@ocvisitor.com
or www.oceancityhotelweek.com.

THRIFT SHOP SALE — Used to be Mine, Route 611 and Sunset Avenue, Aug. 7-10, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Featuring 50 percent off all summer clothing and shoes. Supporting Diakonia.
Info: 410-213-0243.

PINE’EER CRAFT AND GIFT SHOP OPEN — Pine’eer Craft and Gift Shop, White Horse Park, 239 Ocean Parkway, Ocean Pines. Shop will be openAug. 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Shop features handcrafted home decor, jewelry and fashion accessories created by members of the Pine’eer Craft Club.

BOOKS BY THE BAG SALE — Ocean City library, 10003 Coastal Highway, during library hours, through August. Gently used books sold for $4 per bag. Sponsored by Friends of the Ocean City Library.

DIAKONIA THRIFT SHOP — Used to be Mine, Route 611 and Sunset Avenue, Wednesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Newly expanded and redecorated. Furniture, clothing, toys and linens.
Info: 410-213-0243.

DUCK RACE TICKETS ON SALE NOW — Ticketsare now available for the Kiwanis 12th annual Duck Race, scheduled to talk place at Frontier Town onFriday, Aug. 23 at 6 p.m. Duck entries cost $5 each and can be purchased from Kiwanis members or by calling Ed Aurand, 410-208-0479. Prizes are $1,000 for first place; $300 for second; and $200 for third, in addition to other race prizes. Proceeds will benefit local club’s scholarship fund.

A DAY OF FUN AT JOLLY ROGER — Jolly Roger Amusement Park and Splash Mountain, 2901 N. Philadelphia Ave., Ocean City, Aug. 15, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wrist bands cost $25 and include unlimited Splash Mountain, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; amusement rides, 2-6 p.m. (two rides on Wild Mouse); and one game of miniature golf at either course, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. To purchase wrist bands: Parish Office at St. Luke-St. Andrew, Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Friday, 9 a.m. to noon; St. Luke and St. Andrew after Mass on Aug. 10 and 11; St. Luke after Mass and St. Andrew on Aug. 15, 9-10 a.m. Info: 410-250-0300.

O.C. BOARDWALK LABYRINTH — St. Paul’s by-the-Sea Episcopal Church, inside Dewees Hall, 302 N. Baltimore Ave., in Ocean City, everyWednesday, 7-9 p.m., July through September. Replica of the 12th century original is available for walking in candlelight and sacred music. Wheelchair accessible. Info: 410-289-3453 or 443-880-7608.

BOARDWALK SERVICES — Shenanigans porch, Fourth Street and Boardwalk, Sundays, 7:30 a.m. Sponsored by Atlantic United Methodist Church, 105 Fourth St., in Ocean City. Info: 410-289-7430.

WIDOWS & WIDOWERS SOCIAL CLUB — Luncheon meeting the third Tuesday at 1 p.m., in Ocean Pines. For information, call 410-208-1398.

 

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