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Strawberry Festival

Beckwith United Methodist Church Strawberry Festival at Neck District Fire House, Route 343, Hudson, 11 miles west of Cambridge on Saturday, May 23rd. Strawberries, strawberry pies, strawberry shortcake, homemade soups, chicken salad sandwiches, hot dogs and more. Large outdoor flea market and crafts. Come early; festival usually ends by 1 pm. Festival held rain or shine. To rent table space call:410-228-6916. 

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St. Michael's Running Festival

The Nationwide St. Michael's Running Festival is set to take place on Saturday, May 16th and will include a half marathon 10 k, 5k, and 1k kid's fun run. At. 9:00 am the Post-Race party begins at the Runners village with awards, food, music and live music until noon. to register and for more info visit runstm.com

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Mother's Day Concert

On Mother's Day, May 10th at 4 pm, classical pianist Sahun Hong will perform a concert at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral. The concert is a gift from Patrick McGriff III and his wife Lois to his parents Patrick II and Marilyn. Sahun Hong studied music at Texas Christian University and the Julliard School and is currently at the Peabody Conservatory studying under Leon Fleisher. Hong has won numerous prizes and awards, and in 2010 he was named a Young Steinway Artist. The general public is invited to the concert. There is no admissions fee. For further information please call 410-822-1931. 

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Mother's Day Breakfast

There will be a Mother's Day Breakfast on Sunday May 10th (Mother's Day), at the Cordova Firehall from 7:30 am to 11 am. Adults -$8; children 6-12 - $5 and children 5 and under FREE. It's an All You Can Eat breakfast featuring omelets "made to order", scrambled eggs, bacon, scrapple, creamed chip beef, waffles and sweet treats. For more information, call 410-364-5752. 

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13th Annual Spring Native Plant Sale

Environmental Concern's Annual Spring Native Plant Sale will be held on Mother's Day weekend. The Sale hours are Friday, May 8th from 9 am to 4 pm and Saturday, May 9th from 9 am to 2 pm. This year's featured plant is yellow sneezeweed, with yellow blossoms that attract both butterflies and hummingbirds.  Pre-orders will be accepted until Wednesday, May 6th. Contact Penny at 410-745-9620 or email at nurser-sales@wetland.org. All proceeds from the plant sale will help fund EC's mission to improve water quality and enhance native habitat in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed. For more information, visit wetland.org

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Strong Women in Business Luncheon

MCE Women's Business Center is holding it's Strong Women in Business Monthly Networking Luncheon on Wednesday, May 6th from noon to 1:15 at the Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce at 144 E. Main Street in Salisbury. Luncheons are held the first Wednesday of every month and attendees will have the opportunity to connect with other business women and gain insight on creating a sustainable business. Bring your own lunch for or pay $7 to have your lunch provided for you. If you plan to order lunch, please contact Richele Purnell in advance at 410-546-1900 or by email at rpurnell@marylandcapital.org. You can also register online by clicking here.

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16th Annual Golf Tournament

Choices Pregnancy Center's 16th Annual Gold Tournament will take place on Tuesday, May 5th at Prospect Bay Country Club at 311A Prospect Dr. W Grasonville. The day begins at 8 am with registration and a free clinic by former international touring pro John McCullough Jr. followed by a Shotgun start at 9 am. $100 per person includes greens fee, cart, continental breakfast and lunch. To register or get more information please go to choicesgolftournament.com

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Class of 2016 Bingo

The Chesapeake College MGW Nursing Program is hosting Bingo to benefit their "Class of 2016" at 315 Aurora Park Drive in Easton on Sunday, May 3rd. Doors open at 1 pm and the Games start at 2 pm. In addition to bingo there will be 50/50's, raffles, a silent auction, bake sale, snacks and drinks available. Admission is $25 at the door. 

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Annual Geranium and Spring Flower Sale

St Luke's United Methodist Church, 304 S. Talbot Street, St. Michaels, will hold its 26th Annual Geranium and Spring Flower Sale on Friday, May 1st from 9 am to 3 pm and Saturday May 2nd from 8 am to 2 pm. Potted geraniums in all colors, large hanging baskets and assorting bedding plants will be available rain or shine. For further information contact the church office at 410-745-2534. 

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Wet Your Whistler Ice Bucket Challenge

The Wet Your Whistler Ice Bucket Challenge will take place on Sunday, April 26th from 11 am to 4:30 pm at the East New Market Fire Department, 4020 East New Market Bypass/MD Rt 392. Make sure to bring the family and the camera. In addition to the ice bucket challenge there will be  raffles, 50/50 drawings and food including: hot dogs, hamburgers, chicken nuggets, french fries, oyster on the half-shell, cold drinks, hot beverages. Don't forget a towel and dry clothes. for more information, contact Chuck Davis at 443-521-0861. To make a donation go to ALSA.org/donate

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Chesapeake College Board Meeting

The Chesapeake College Board of Trustees will hold its regular business meeting at 4 pm on Thursday, April 23rd in the Dorchester Administration Building, Boardroom, Room D-223 at the Wye Mills campus. A continuous agenda is maintained in the Office of the President. Part of the meeting may be closed to the public in accordance with Open Meetings Act procedures. 

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20th Annual Chesapeake Home Garden & Craft Show

The 20th Annual Chesapeake Home Garden & Craft Show, sponsored by The Star Democrat, will open at the Talbot Community Center on Rt. 50 in Easton on Saturday, April 18th from 9 am to 5 pm and Sunday, April 19th from 11 am to 4 pm. The Spring Home, Garden and Craft Show showcases the newest ideas in home improvement and construction, with arts & crafts and food vendors. Admission is $5 per family or $3 per person. For more information call 410-200-6469 or visit chesapeakehomeexpo.com.

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Family Game Night at the Library

Revisit games, discover new ones, and meet other families who enjoy board games too. Games provided by the library include Chess, Checkers, Parcheesi, Yahtzee, Hi Ho Cherry-O, Scrabble and more! Family Game Night is held on the third Thursday of the month at 6 pm. The Upcoming Date is April 16th, at the Central Library in Denton. Free. No registration required. 

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Children's Carnival

Join St. Luke's School in St. Michaels for a children's carnival to celebrate Month of the Young Child. Enjoy games, activities and face painting for children 2 and up. Thursday, April 16th from 4-6 pm at St. Luke's UMC & School, 304 S. Talbot St. in St. Michaels. Call 443-924-6119 for more information. This is a free event and refreshments will be available for purchase.  

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Charity Auction for H.O.P.E

The 1st Annual Charity Auction for H.O.P.E (Hold on, pain ends) will take place on Saturday, April 11th from 10 am until 3 pm at the Talbot County Community Center "Hog Neck" Route 50 in Easton. In addition to the Antiques Auction at 12 pm there will be live music and dancing all day, prizes, raffles, vendors, craft tables and food & drink. Entry is $5 per person (in advance) and $7 at the door. Children 12 and under are free. All proceeds to benefit much needed women's shelters and other non-profit community projects. 

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Queen Anne's County Earth Day Cleanup

Join QAC's Earth Day Cleanup-  they'll provide the gloves, trash bags and reflective vets for QAC's Earth Day Celebration, Wednesday, April 22nd from 8 am to 1 pm. The rain-date is the following day. After the long messy winter, everyone is invited to adopt a road for a day and help return the scenic roadways to their former beauty. For more information call 410-758-4418, 410-758-0920 or check out QAC.org 

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Mid Shore Community Church Awana

The Mid Shore Community Church present Awana, a club that blends age appropriate bible teaching and increases bible knowledge with fellowship and Scripture memorization. Meetings start January 25th on Sunday evenings from 5-6:30 pm. There are 3 age groups Cubbies- ages 3-4; Sparks- K, 1st and 2nd grades; Truth & Training Clubs for 3rd through 6th grades. Meetings will take place at the Mid Shore Community Church at 8610 (c) Commerce Drive in Easton. 

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