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St. Luke's 26th Annual Strawberry Festival and Craft Show

Celebrate the Eastern Shore strawberry harvest with over 50 artisans displaying quality crafts of all kids and strawberries to eat and take home. Join St. Luke's United Methodist's 26th Annual Strawberry Festival and Craft Show at St. Luke's Church, 304 Talbot Street, St. Michaels, Saturday June 6th, from 10 am to 5 pm. Enjoy it all: crafts, lunch, bake sale, with food and fun for everyone. There is no admission fee. For further information call the church office at 410-745-2534.

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Memorial Day Gospel Concert

A Memorial Day Gospel Concert will be held on Monday, May 25th at 6 pm at the Federalsburg Marina Park Pavilion in Federalsburg. Featured artists include Kingdom Sounds, God's County Crossroads and Judy Laramore. Bring a chair and a friend. Concessions will be available and a love offering will be received. This Event is hosted by Faith Fellowship Church. If there are questions or concerns regarding this notice please contact Judy Laramore at 410-924-4801. 

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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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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 May 21st, at the Central Library in Denton. Free. No registration required. 

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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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From East Africa to Easton: An Introduction to Conservation

The Country School and Carter Safaris will host an evening presentation entitled, "From East to Africa to Easton: An Introduction to Lion Conservation," on Monday, May 11th at 6 pm. Open to the public and appropriate for families, the event will feature Shivani Bhalla, founder of the Ewaso Lion Project, and Janeria Lekilele, a Samburu warrior, who serves as community manager for the Project. 

The evening will feature a slideshow of the African Bush and big game animals, an update about the ongoing research of the Ewaso Lion Project, and a question and answer session with the presenters. For more information, visit the event's Facebook page by clicking here.

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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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Archery Program

Archery instruction is being offered for adults, high school students and youths at the Izaak Walton's property in Trappe, Bolingbroke Park. The local Mid-Shore Chapter of the Izaak Walton League of America will provide experienced and qualified instructors, all members of the Maryland Bow Hunters Association. Each class will consist of two sessions of 1 1/2 to 2 hours each. Adult and high schoool student classes will be held on Tuesday May 5th and 12th, and May 19th and 26th. Classes for youth grades 4-8, will be held on Thursdays, May 7th and 14th, and June 11th and 18th. Topics will include safety, proper shooting form, practice rounds of shooting, scored competitions, and more. 

High School students and youths will be asked to pay $20 at registration but will receive a $10 rebate if they attend both sessions. Any hardship situations will be individually reviewed and considered. Adults will be asked to pay $20 and classes are limited to 8 students each. More information is available at IWLA.org/mid-shore or call Calvin at 410-820-8935. 

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16th Annual Golf Tournament

Choices Pregnancy Center's 16th Annual Golf 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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Bay Day at Phillips Wharf Environmental Center

Phillips Wharf Environmental Center brings together all things about the Bay: experts, scientists, watermen and authors, along with fun for kids, live music, food, wine and beer for a free family event on Saturday, May 2nd. The event will be held from 11 am to 3 pm at Phillips Wharf Headquarters at 6129 Tilghman Island Road (Route 33) in Tilghman. In addition to live Bay creature exhibits, Phillips Wharf will be joined by more than two dozen environmental exhibitors including universities, federal, state, local government and nonprofit organizations focused on the health of the Chesapeake Bay. 

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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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