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Out & About June 28- July 4, 2013

FRIDAY, JUNE 28

WINE IN THE PARK — Northside Park, 200 125th St., in Ocean City, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Featuring wineries from the Mid-Atlantic, micro-brewed beers, fine cuisine, arts and crafts and live music. General admission costs $22 (with proper ID), includes a wine glass and wine samples. Those younger than 21 must be accompanied by a parent. Children 6 and younger are admitted free. Groups of 10 or more discounted at gate. “Designated Driver” program offered. Info: www.winefest.com or 410-280-3306.

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

SUMMER SLAM BASKETBALL CAMP — The camp, led by professional basketball player, Andre Foreman, will challenge children, ages 8-12, and make them a better basketball player. Camp is held from June 28-30. Cost is $95 for residents and $105 for non-residents. Info: Ocean Pines Recreation Department, 410-641-7052.

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.

SEMI-ANNUAL YARD SALE, BAKE SALE AND SILENT AUCTION — Taylorville United Methodist Church, Route 589, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Info: Fran Murray, 410-208-0404 or mufmurr@verizon.net.

SATURDAY, JUNE 29

WINE IN THE PARK — Northside Park, 200 125th St., in Ocean City, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Featuring wineries from the Mid-Atlantic, micro-brewed beers, fine cuisine, arts and crafts and live music. General admission costs $22 (with proper ID), includes a wine glass and wine samples. Those younger than 21 must be accompanied by a parent. Children 6 and younger are admitted free. Groups of 10 or more discounted at gate. “Designated Driver” program offered. Info: www.winefest.com or 410-280-3306.

DELMARVA ESA SURFING COMPETITION — Ocean City beaches at 48th Street and the Inlet, all day. Youth to adult surfing competition. Info: Chris Makibbin, 410-603-9706 or cmakibbin@gmail.com.

QUIET STORM SURF & SKATE MOVIES/LOCAL ARTIST SLIDESHOW — 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.

CHURCH RUMMAGE SALE — Ocean City

Presbyterian Church, 1301 Philadelphia Ave., 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

PADDLE FENWICK — Delmarva Board Sports, 39084 Harpoon Road, Fenwick Island. A weekend of Stand-up Paddle board, which is fund raising for Operation Second Chance. Info: 302-537-6500.

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.

SEMI-ANNUAL YARD SALE, BAKE SALE AND SILENT AUCTION — Taylorville United Methodist Church, Route 589, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Breakfast and lunch available. Info: Fran Murray, 410-208-0404 or mufmurr@verizon.net.

BBQ FUNDRAISER — Trappe Creek store, Berlin, 12:30-5:30 p.m. Platters cost $10. Benefits New Bethel Church, Berlin.

SUNDAY, JUNE 30

OC BEACHLIGHTS — 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 featuring 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.

DELMARVA ESA SURFING COMPETITION — Ocean City beaches at 48th Street and the Inlet, all day. Youth to adult surfing competition. Info: Chris Makibbin, 410-603-9706 or cmakibbin@gmail.com.

13TH ANNUAL KAYAK FOR CANCER — Coastal Kayak, 36840 Coastal Highway, Fenwick Island, Del. One-way paddle through the salt marshes and along the shoreline of the Rehoboth Bay. Donations accepted in lieu of entry fee. Kayaks provided at no charge for those who pre-register. Registration is required: 302-539-7999, info@coastalkayak.com or stop by Coastal Kayak.

PADDLE FENWICK — Holts Landing State Park, Road 346, Millville, Del. A weekend of Stand-up Paddle board, which is fund raising for Operation Second Chance. Info: 302-537-6500.

MONDAY, JULY 1

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

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

LAGOND HONORS BAND — Caroline Street stage and Boardwalk, Ocean City. Free concert featuring two 45-60 minute sets of jazz-latin-funk-rock music that is appropriate for all ages. Info: 410-289-2800.

DELMARVA SWEET ADELINE CHORUS MEETS WEEKLY — The Delmarva Sweet Adeline Chorus, 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 and singing in a barbershop format are 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.

TUESDAY, JULY 2

LAGOND HONORS BAND — Caroline Street stage and Boardwalk, Ocean City. Free concert featuring two 45-60 minute sets of jazz-latin-funk-rock music that is appropriate for all ages. Info: 410-289-2800.

FREE MOVIE ON THE BEACH — Princess Royale Hotel, 9100 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, 8:30 p.m. Featuring “The Amazing Spider-Man.” Take a beach chair or blanket. Info: 800-626-2326. Weather permitting. Special showing July 2. No movie on July 4.

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.

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.

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, JULY 3

FREE MOVIE ON THE BEACH — Carousel Resort Hotel and Condominiums, 118th Street and oceanfront in Ocean City, 8:30 p.m. Featuring “The Lorax.” 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.

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, 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, JULY 4

CELEBRATE JULY 4TH IN OCEAN CITY — Free concert at 8 p.m., followed by fireworks at 9:30 p.m., downtown on the beach at North Division Street and simultaneously, uptown at Northside Park, 200 125th St. Info: 800-626-2326, 410-250-0125 or www.oceancitymd.gov.

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.

2ND ANNUAL GOLD’S GYM 4TH OF JULY STRONGMAN COMPETITION — Behind the Gold Coast Mall, 115th Street, Ocean City, 10 a.m. Mens, womens, senior and teenage divisions with cash awards. Info: Gary Howard, 410-723-4653, 410-430-3031.

BEACH SINGLES — Every Thursday, Beach Singles 45-Plus meets for happy hour at Clarion Hotel, 10100 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, 4-7 p.m. 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.

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. 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.

PINE’EER CRAFT AND GIFT SHOP OPEN — Pine’eer Craft and Gift Shop, White Horse Park, 239 Ocean Parkway, Ocean Pines. Shop will be open June 29, 30, 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.

CHRISTMAS IN JULY AT PINE’EER CRAFT AND GIFT SHOP — Pine’eer Craft and Gift Shop, White Horse Park, 239 Ocean Parkway, Ocean Pines, July 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28, 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.

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.

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL — Buckingham Presbyterian Church, 20 S. Main St., Berlin, July 22-26, 6:15-8:30 p.m. Children, ages 3-11, can learn about God while having fun singing songs, making crafts and playing games, Registration forms available at any of the participating churches: St. Paul’s Episcopal, 410-641-4066; Stevenson United Methodist, 410-641-1137; or Buckingham Presbyterian, 410-641-0234. Participants can also register Monday night before Bible school. Info: Lindsay Ashton, 410-629-1029.

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