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Out & About: October 25-31, 2013

FRIDAY, OCT. 25

HISTORIC TOURS OF ALL HALLOWS EPISCOPAL CHURCH CEMETERY — All Hallows Episcopal Church, 109 W. Market St., Snow Hill, 5:15-6:15 p.m. Guided walking tour and discussion highlighting the styles and materials used in headstones. Why were they chosen? What did these styles represent and how did they change over time? Who are some of the notable and interesting people interred there? What do their headstones tell about them, and how did people view death and dying centuries ago? Comfortable walking shoes advised. Autumn refreshments provided. Info: 707-951-0341.

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.

HAUNTED FOREST — Roxana Volunteer Fire Company, 35943 Zion Church Road, Frankford, Del., dusk to 10 p.m. Cost is $10. Info: Facebook.com/TheHauntedForestAtRoxana or Roxana90.com.

HALLOWEEN LUAU — Seacrets, 49th Street and the bay, Ocean City, 6 p.m. Endless buffet, drinks, live entertainment and auction items. Vote for your favorite costume. Tickets cost $75 ($50 tax deductible). Proceeds benefit the Life Crisis Center. Tickets: LifeCrisisCenter.org and 410-749-0632.

NAACP TOWN HALL MEETING — Princess Royale Hotel, 9100 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, 1:30-3 p.m. Learn about the implementation of the Affordable Care Act from leading experts and advocates in Maryland. Uninsured Maryland residents will be able to view insurance options and/or enroll on site. Free and open to the public. Contact: Gerald Stansbury, 410-533-7302, stansger@gmail.com.

FAMILY FALL FESTIVAL FUNDRAISER — Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School, 11242 Race Track Road, Berlin, 3:30-6:30 p.m. Food, games, kid’s crafts, kid’s Chinese auction, bounce houses and slides. Benefit the HSA of MBSCS. Info: Colleen Rutzler, 443-614-0903 orrutzler.macsmom@gmail.com; or Nichole Behornar, 302-530-6730 or n.behornar@verizon.net.

‘FALL BACK & WINE DOWN’ EVENT — Costa Ventosa Winery, 9031 Whaleysville Road, Whaleyville, 6-8 p.m. Live acoustic music, heavy hors devours, Chinese auction and 50/50 raffle. Tickets include food and first glass of wine. Tickets cost $15 and are sold in advance only by calling 410-600-5270. Benefits the Berlin Lioness Club.

SATURDAY, OCT. 26

AUTUMN HOME & CONDO EXPO AND ART AND CRAFT FAIR — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. With a combination of new products and advice from the pros, the Home & Condo Expo inspires homeowners with ideas on enhancing their homes. The Art and Craft Fair will offer a wide assortment of creative and unique gifts and accessories made by artists and crafts people. Admission is $5 for adults and free to children 13 and younger and military. Info: www.oceanpromotions.info or 410-213-8090.

OCTOBERFEST ON THE BEACH — Ocean City beach at N. Division Street, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring a free Beach Maze. Great Pumpkin Race, featuring tricked out pumpkin race cars, 2 p.m. (rain date is Nov. 27). Info: www.specialeventpro.com/octoberfest.php or 443-971-1184.

CEO COIN & CURRENCY SHOW — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Professional coin and currency dealers will be buying and selling U.S. and World Coins and Currency, plus free appraisals and free admission. Info: Carl Ostiguy, 443-623-7025;ceocoins@comcast.net; or www.coinshows.com.

SWING FOR YOUTH GOLF OPEN — Eagles Landing, 12367 Eagles Nest Road, shotgun start at 10 a.m. Four-person Florida scramble. All-inclusive price of $125 per player, $500 per team. Includes greens fees and cart, two mulligans per person, putting contest, “Tame the Beast” and raffle tickets. Proceeds benefit the youth programs of Ocean City’s Recreation and Parks. Info: 410-213-7277.

SEASIDE 10-MILE AND 5K RUN — Ocean City Inlet lot, 9 a.m., rain or shine. Registration fees for participants. Info: Chris Klebe, 443-497-4324 orwww.octrirunning.com.

HAUNTED FOREST — Roxana Volunteer Fire Company, 35943 Zion Church Road, Frankford, Del., dusk to 10 p.m. Cost is $10. Info: Facebook.com/TheHauntedForestAtRoxana or Roxana90.com.

FALL/HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION — White Horse Park, 239 Ocean Parkway in Ocean Pines, 1-4 p.m. Costume contests, carnival games, face painting, pony rides, refreshments and candy goodies. Admission and games are free, however, some attractions require a small fee. Info: 410-641-7052. Volunteers needed. Candy donations accepted at the Recreation Department.

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.

CHURCH RUMMAGE SALE — Ocean City Presbyterian Church, 1301 Philadelphia Ave., 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.

‘A LITTLE BIT OF GERMANY IN SEAFORD’ — Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 528 E. Stein Highway, Seaford, Del., 6 p.m. (after 5 p.m. Mass). Traditional German food and music. German beer and wine available. Tickets cost $20 and are available from any of the Knights of Columbus or call Tony Lowe, 302-629-9374; Chuck Swartout, 302-956-0496; Ed Boardman, 302-629-4855; or Bob Gay, 302-956-0039 by Oct. 23. No tickets sold at the door.

10TH ANNUAL PUMPKIN CARVING — Roots Landscaping and Garden Center, 36226 DuPont Boulevard, Selbyville, Del., Event is free. Pumpkins available or BYOP. Info: 302-732-0866.

INDOOR YARD SALE — Bishopville Volunteer Fire Department, 10709 Bishopville Road. Breakfast sandwiches available. Table rental costs $15 each or two for $25. Rentals: 410-352-3101.

ZOMBIE JAMBOREE — Harpoon Hanna’s, Route 54 and the Bay, Fenwick Island, Del., 5-9 p.m. Costume and door prizes, 50/50, silent auction, DJ, happy hour drink prices and special discounted appetizer menu, with a $10 donation at the door. Benefits Relay for Life, Team Refuge. Info: Joann, 215-828-5521.

CHURCH LUNCHEON — Bowen United Methodist Church, 8426 Newark Road, Newark, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oyster sandwiches, chicken salad, sweet potato biscuits, various soups and chili, a bake table and beverages for sale. Info: 410-632-1134.

SUNDAY, OCT. 27

AUTUMN HOME & CONDO EXPO AND ART AND CRAFT FAIR — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. With a combination of new products and advice from the pros, the Home & Condo Expo inspires homeowners with ideas on enhancing their homes. The Art and Craft Fair will offer a wide assortment of creative and unique gifts and accessories made by artists and crafts people. Admission is $5 for adults and free to children 13 and younger and military. Info: www.oceanpromotions.info or 410-213-8090.

OCTOBERFEST ON THE BEACH — Ocean City beach at N. Division Street, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Featuring a free Beach Maze. Info:www.specialeventpro.com/octoberfest.php or 443-971-1184.

CEO COIN & CURRENCY SHOW — Ocean City convention center, 4001 Coastal Highway, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Professional coin and currency dealers will be buying and selling U.S. and World Coins and Currency, plus free appraisals and free admission. Info: Carl Ostiguy, 443-623-7025;ceocoins@comcast.net; or www.coinshows.com.

HALLOWEEN SPOOK-OUT PARTY — Northside Park, 200 125th St. in Ocean City, 1-3 p.m. Carnival games, arts and crafts, hayrides, snacks and more. Costume contests scheduled throughout the day. Admission is one single-wrapped bag of candy per child. Info: OC Recreation and Parks, 410-250-0125 or www.oceancitymd.gov.

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT BREAKFAST BUFFET — Knights of Columbus, 9901 Coastal Highway (rear of St. Luke’s Church) in Ocean City, 8:30-noon. With coffee and juice. Cost is $8 for adults, children 11 years and younger eat at half price. Info: 410-524-7994.

BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER — Stevenson United Methodist Church, 123 N. Main St., Berlin, 8 a.m. to noon. Two pancakes, 2 pieces of bacon, 2 sausage links and two eggs. Cost is $7 for adults and $5 for children 7 and younger. Children’s breakfast includes one pancake, one bacon and one sausage. Eat in or carryout. Benefits the youth. Info: Kathy, 443-235-6761.

FALL ADOPTION DAY — Worcester County Humane Society, 12330 Eagles Nest Road, West Ocean City, noon to 4 p.m. Family fun activities, face painting, clown magic and balloons,  bake sale, snacks. Meet furry friends ready for adoption. Info: 410-213-0146.

‘MEET THE CANDIDATE’ OLD FASHION FAMILY PICNIC — Francis Scott Key, West Ocean City, 1-4 p.m. Meet Mary Beth Carozza, an Ocean City local who is running for Maryland State Delegate District 38C (representing parts of Worcester and Wicomico counties). Food, music, games and swimming. Public is invited. A donation of $38 for families of two or more and $20 for individuals is suggested for those interested in supporting Carozza’s campaign. RSVP: friendsofmb.carozza@yahoo.com or 443-978-0742.

MONDAY, OCT. 28

DELMARVA SWEET ADELINE CHORUS MEETS WEEKLY — The Delmarva Chorus, Sweet Adeline’s, under the direction of Carol Ludwig, meets eachMonday 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.

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

TUESDAY, OCT. 29

NORTHERN NATIONAL PARKS TRIP SEMINAR — Ocean Pines library, 11107 Cathell Road, 6 p.m. Discussion and light refreshments. The eight-day journey departs Aug. 29, 2014 and includes round-trip air flights from the Mid Atlantic, motor coach transfers from the Ocean Pines area, all baggage handling at hotels, moderate first-class accommodations with private bath, all sightseeing on the itinerary, breakfast and some dinners. Light refreshments. RSVP appreciated: 443-798-2464.

LUNCHEON BINGO — American Legion Post #166, 2308 Philadelphia Ave., Ocean City. Lunch at 11:30 a.m. followed by 18 games of bingo. Raffles and door prizes. Tickets cost $25 in advance or $30 at the door. Info: The Post, 410-289-3166; Chris Hawkins, 410-289-5223; or Bonnie Hansen, 410-286-6764.

WEDNESDAY, OCT. 30

SIMPLE SUPPER — Knights of Columbus, 9901 Coastal Highway (rear of St. Luke’s Church) in Ocean City, last Wednesday of each month, 5-7 p.m.Cost is $5 for adults and $2 for children 11 and younger. Reservations: 410-524-7994.

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, OCT. 31

HAUNTED FOREST — Roxana Volunteer Fire Company, 35943 Zion Church Road, Frankford, Del., dusk to 10 p.m. Cost is $10. Info: Facebook.com/TheHauntedForestAtRoxana or Roxana90.com.

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.

FREE FLY CASTING LESSONS — Meet at the Veterans Memorial parking lot, 4 p.m., rain or shine. Fishing will take place at the South Gate pond. All ages are welcome. Take fly casting tackle if you have it. Joe Reynolds will cover everything from the basic total beginner category to those with more advanced skills and experience. If interested, contact joe@outdoors.net.

ONGOING EVENTS

OCEAN CITY RESTAURANT WEEK — Participating restaurants will offer special, fixed-priced menu items, through Oct. 27. No tickets or coupons required. Just visit a participating restaurant. Info: www.oceancityrestaurantweek.com; inquire@ocvisitor.com; or Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association, 800-626-2326, Ext. 2.

FOURTH ANNUAL LOCAL’S WEEK CELEBRATION — Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum, 813 S. Atlantic Ave., Oct. 24-31. Free admission for “locals” and fun activities. Share favorite memories or stories of Ocean City for their archives. Complete a scavenger hunt and win a complimentary one-year museum membership. Museum open daily 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Info: 410-289-4991 or www.ocmuseum.org.

‘PRESIDENTS AND THEIR FIRST LADIES’ PERFORMANCES — OC Jamboree Theater, 12600 Marjan Lane, West Ocean City, Oct. 29 through Nov. 2. Experience the stories of 33 U.S. Presidential couples and more than 250 years of Amerian history. The five-day event consist of a morning, afternoon and evening session each day, during which time two or three Presidential couples’ life stories will be presented. Cost is $20 for individual session; $40 for each day; or $150 for all performances. Proceeds benefit the Wounded Warrior Project. Tickets: 443-366-3429 or www.presidentsproject.com.

SOUP AND DESSERT FUNDRAISER — Ocean City Airport, 12724 Airport Road, Berlin, Saturdays and Sundays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., through Nov. 24. Enjoy a cup of soup and dessert and then view the Huey Veteran’s Memorial. Suggested donations is $5, in support of Ocean City Aviation’s Huey’s restoration and future maintenance costs. Info: Coleman Bunting, 410-726-7207; Tom Oneto, 410-641-6888; or Ops Desk, 410-213-2471.

ORDERS TAKEN FOR HOLIDAY FRUIT — Kiwanis Club of Ocean Pines-Ocean City is taking orders until Nov. 30 for Holiday Fruit. Oranges or grapefruit are $18 per 20 pound box and combination box is $20. Pecan halves are $12 per one-pound cello bag. Order: Roy Foreman, 410-641-6082. Benefits local club’s Scholarship Foundation. Delivery planned for Dec. 14.

KIWANIS CLUB OF GREATER OP-OC — Meets every Wednesday at 8 a.m. in the Ocean Pines Community Center, 239 Ocean Parkway. Doors open at 7 a.m. October through April. Info: 410-641-7330.

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  1. Hey Anthony,
    We would like to know if we could have this run in your on-going events section (of the Ocean City Today)

    American Heart Association CPR/AED, BLS and First Aid Courses Offered:
    This is a Life Saving Skill that everyone should learn: We offer weekly classes.Call 302-462-5594 to sign up. We’re right in Fenwick Island, DE

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