Out & About: January 17-23, 2014

Out & About: January 17-23, 2014

FRI. Jan. 17

EAST COAST FISHERMEN’S & AQUACULTURE TRADE EXPO — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Seminars, fishermen gear, equipment and more. Info: www.marylandwatermen.com or 800-626-2326.

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.

MURDER MYSTERY DINNER AND SHOW — Ocean Pines Community Center, 235 Ocean Parkway. The case of the “Family” business in Ocean Pines is performed by Get a Clue Productions. Cost is $40 and includes full dinner and the show. B.Y.O.B. Tickets: www.OceanPinesChamber.org or 410-641-5306.

‘ANNIE’ PERFORMANCE — OC Jamboree,      12600 Marjan Lane, Route 611, West Ocean City, 7 p.m. The Ocean Pines Players Youth Theater to perform broadway musical, “Annie,” featuring 60 talented young people. Tickets cost $12 in advance, $15 at the door, $10 for students ages 5-18 and free for children 4 and younger. Advance tickets available at the Ocean Pines Community Center. Info: opyouththeater@yahoo.com.

SAT. Jan. 18

EAST COAST FISHERMEN’S & AQUACULTURE TRADE EXPO — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Seminars, fishermen gear, equipment and more. Info: www.marylandwatermen.com or 800-626-2326.

NAUTICAL AND WILDLIFE ART FESTIVAL — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway. Info: 800-OC-OCEAN.

INTERNATIONAL DINNER SERIES – POLISH NIGHT — Knights of Columbus, 9901 Coastal Highway (rear of St. Luke’s Church) in Ocean City. Two seatings at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Featuring golabki, pierogi, kielbasa, kapusta, fresh rye and grain-breads, dessert and coffee. Cash bar available. Cost is $15 for adults and $9 for children 11 and younger. Reservations: 410-524-7994, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

9TH ANNUAL BASKETS AND MORE! BINGO NIGHT — Stephen Decatur High School, cafeteria, 9913 Seahawk Road, Berlin. Doors open at 5 p.m., games begin at 6 p.m. Longaberger Baskets & Pottery, Pampered Chef, Thirty-One Totes, cash games, 50/50, raffle, special games and Chinese auction. Chili, chicken salad, hot dogs, chips, baked goods, hot and cold drinks available for sale. Tickets cost $20. Reservations: 410-603-1397 or 410-524-9000. Info: permitink@verizon.net. Sponsored by the Quota International of Ocean City, Inc. to benefit scholarships and community projects.

‘ANNIE’ PERFORMANCE — OC Jamboree,      12600 Marjan Lane, Route 611, West Ocean City, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. The Ocean Pines Players Youth Theater to perform broadway musical, “Annie,” featuring 60 talented young people. Tickets cost $12 in advance, $15 at the door, $10 for students ages 5-18 and free for children 4 and younger. Advance tickets available at the Ocean Pines Community Center. Info: opyouththeater@yahoo.com.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT FRIED CHICKEN DINNER — New Hope United Methodist Church, Willards, noon. Menu includes mashed potatoes, greens, string beans, macaroni and cheese, beets, biscuits, dessert and coffee. Cost is $12 for adults. Carry-outs available. Info: 410-543-8244 or 443-235-0251.

FREE HOME-BREWING BEER MAKING CLASS — Brews Up, 9028 Worcester Highway, Berlin, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Beginner class. Brewing a Hopped Up IPA, 5 gallons in two hours. Reserve seat: 443-513-4744 or www.brewsup.net. Other dates available by appointment.

INDOOR YARD SALE — Buckingham Elementary School, 100 Buckingham Road, Berlin, 7-11 a.m. Coffee and breakfast available for purchase. Benefiting the BES P.T.A.

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. Produce, farm fresh eggs, organic goods, herbs, fresh cut flowers, soaps, jelly, homemade baked goods, honey and more.

‘MEET AND GREET’ DEDICATED TO DONALD SPENCE — Adolfo’s on the Ocean, 1301 Atlantic Ave., Ocean City,
2-5 p.m. Dedicated to the late Donald Spence, OCPD Animal Control Officer. Tickets cost $10 and can be purchased at the door. Info: Carolyn Heit-Miller, 302-539-0592.

LECTURE, BOOK SIGNING AND HANDS-ON WORKSHOP — The Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art, Salisbury University, 909 South Schumaker Drive, Salisbury, 1-4 p.m. Elaine Eff, author of “The Painted Screens of Baltimore: An Urban Folk Art Revealed,” will discuss her book and offer signed copies for purchase. John Iampieri, renowned screen painter, will offer a hands-on workshop in which all participants will take home a painted screen of their own creation. Info:wardeducation@salisbury.edu or 410-742-4988, Ext. 104. There is a $15 fee to participate in screen painting. Register online: www.wardmuseum.org.

SUN. Jan. 19

EAST COAST FISHERMEN’S & AQUACULTURE TRADE EXPO — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Seminars, fishermen gear, equipment and more. Info: www.marylandwatermen.com or 800-626-2326.

NAUTICAL AND WILDLIFE ART FESTIVAL — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway. Info: 800-OC-OCEAN.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST BUFFET FUNDRAISER — Berlin Fire Hall, 214 N. Main St., 7:30-11:30 am. Menu includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, hash browns, biscuits, cereals, coffee, milk and juice. Cost is $9 for adults, $7 for carryouts, $5 for children ages 5-12 and children 4 and younger eat free.

‘ANNIE’ PERFORMANCE — OC Jamboree,      12600 Marjan Lane, Route 611, West Ocean City, 2 p.m. The Ocean Pines Players Youth Theater to perform broadway musical, “Annie,” featuring 60 talented young people. Tickets cost $12 in advance, $15 at the door, $10 for students ages 5-18 and free for children 4 and younger. Advance tickets available at the Ocean Pines Community Center. Info: opyouththeater@yahoo.com.

MON. Jan. 20

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 a cappella 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.

TUES. Jan. 21

WORCESTER COUNTY COMMISSION FOR WOMEN MEETING — Ocean Pines Community Center, Assateague Room, 235 Ocean Parkway, 5-6:30 p.m. Meeting is open to the public and women of all ages are welcome. Info: Donna Main, 410-632-5040.

WED. Jan. 22

FREE WINE MAKING CLASS — Brews Up, 9028 Worcester Highway, Berlin, 6-7 p.m. Beginner class. Reserve seat: 443-513-4744 or www.brewsup.net. Other dates available by appointment.

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.

THURS. Jan. 23

BEACH SINGLES — Every Thursday, Beach Singles 45-Plus meets for happy hour at Harpoon Hanna’s, Route 54 and the Bay, Fenwick Island, Del., 4 p.m. Info: Arlene, 302-436-9577; Kate, 410-524-0649; or Dianne, 302-541-4642.

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.

DEMOCRATIC CLUB OF WORCESTER COUNTY MEETING — Ocean Pines Community Center, Assateague Room, 235 Ocean Parkway, 7 p.m. Refreshments will be served, followed by a presentation from Dave Coffland, founder of “Catch A Lift.” Coffland works with wounded post-911 veterans, to help them recover through gym memberships and gym equipment. All Democrats and interested Independents welcome.

WEST OCEAN CITY ASSOCIATION JANUARY SOCIAL — Waterman’s Seafood Restaurant, 12505 Ocean Gateway, West Ocean City, 5-7 p.m. Current members, neighbors and friends are invited to come and discuss issues affecting the community.

WORCESTER COUNTY NAACP MEETING — Ocean Pines library, 11107 Cathell Road. Executive Board meeting at 6 p.m.; speaker at 7 p.m. Ron Pagano, political activist and attorney, will discuss the  Supreme Court case, Shelby County, Ala v. Holder. Info: 443-944-6701.

REPUBLICAN WOMEN OF WORCESTER COUNTY GENERAL MEETING AND LUNCHEON — The Dough Roller Restaurant, 4103 Coastal Highway, Ocean City. Doors open at 10:30 a.m., meeting begins at 11 a.m. Delegate Ron George, representing District 30 in the House since 2006, will discuss important issues facing this year’s Maryland General Assembly. Cost of the luncheon is $15. Reservations: Ann Lutz, 410-208-9767 or annlutz@verizon.net by Jan. 21.

ONGOING EVENTS

PANCAKE BREAKFAST — Ocean City Municipal Airport’s Terminal Building, 12724 Airport Road, Berlin, Saturdays and Sundays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Serving pancakes, eggs, bacon and sausage. Suggested donation is $5, as a fundraiser for the Huey Veteran’s Memorial Display. Info: Airport Ops, 410-213-2471 or Coleman Bunting, 410-726-7207.

FREE JOB SEARCH SEMINAR — Wor-Wic Community College, Hazel Center Room 302, 32000 Campus Drive, Salisbury, Jan. 23, 5:30-7 p.m. John Romanowski of Fruitland, author of the e-book called “Best Way to Find a Job is to Effectively Manage Your Job Search,” will be the presenter. To reserve a seat, contact Wor-Wic’s career services office at 410-334-2903 or register online at http://tinyurl.com/ozkt5xk by Jan. 17.

PARKINSON’S DISEASE SUPPORT GROUP — Group meets the second Tuesday of each month at Ocean Pines library, 11107 Cathell Road, 2:30-4 p.m.Speakers, discussions, exercise, etc. No reservations, no fees.

GRIEFSHARE — Grief recovery support group. Fall cycle begins Oct. 30, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Sign up: Carole, 301-509-2002 or griefshare.org. Sponsored by SonRise Church, 10959 Worcester Highway, Berlin.

HORSE & CARRIAGE RIDES ON THE BOARDWALK — Weather and ridership permitting. Passengers will board near Thrasher’s at the Inlet lot and travel around the pier and down the Boardwalk to Fourth Street and back, Fridays, Saturdays. Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., through April 30. Cost is $10 per person, kids 3 and younger free. Info: Randy Davis, 443-783-1409.

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