Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly, cost less than $25 per person and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within a 20-minute drive. Please submit the event title, time, address to accent@cecilwhig. com. Once approved by an editor, the event will be listed until its completion date. It will run in the print edition as space allows. You can also submit to a separate online calendar at cecildaily.com.
ARTISTS IN ACTION, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. every Wednesday at the Cecil County Arts Council, Elkton. Work alongside other artists in an open studio setting and share your techniques and skills. Bring supplies and something to eat. Registration not required. All artists are welcome. DINNER, 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Fried flounder, potato, vegetable, roll and butter $8. Full menu also available from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Guests welcome BURGER NIGHT, 5 p.m. at the VFW Post No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. $5. WING NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. Karaoke with Steve from 7 p.m. to close. Guests welcome. FAITH AND FITNESS, 6 to 7 p.m. at Faith Southern Baptist Church 2494 Singerly Road, Elkton. Free fitness class for women on Monday and Wednesday nights. Go at your own pace. All fitness levels are welcome. Bring an exercise mat, water, 3 to 5 pound hand weights and a friend. CECIL COUNTY CHESS CLUB, 6 to 8 p.m. almost every Wednesday at St. Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church, 315 S. Main St., North East. Contact John Anderson 302-593 3752daoceanandjohn@ aol.com. Does not meet the third Wednesday of the month. WING NIGHT/KARAOKE, 6 to 9 p.m. at VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave., Chesapeake City. Open to the public. Wheelchair accessible. Collecting non-perishable food items for local food pantry. BINGO, 6:30 p.m. early bird start, 7 p.m. regular games at Singerly Fire Company, 300 Newark Ave., Elkton $18 for a basic pack. Cash payouts with two progressive jackpots. For more information call 410-398-2078. ZUMBA, 6:30 p.m. at Street Lamp Productions, Rising Sun, with Strength in Numbers. One-hour class. $5 to drop in or $45 for a 10-class punch card. TEXAS HOLD’EM, 7 p.m. weekly on Wednesdays and Fridays at Perryville American Legion Post 135. $10 entry. Cash prizes, food and beverages available. CORE CLASS, 7:30 p.m. at Street Lamp Productions, Rising Sun, with Strength in Numbers. Thirty-minute class. $3 to drop in or $25 for a 10-class punch card. FIGHT FIT, 7:30 p.m. at Cecil County Arts Council, Elkton, with Strength in Numbers. One-hour class. $5 to drop in or $45 for a 10-class punch card.
YOGA, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Ongoing $15 drop-in. Multi-level for everyone. Call instructor Laura Hannan at 1-540-421-0296. ZUMBA, 4 p.m. at Elkton Middle School with Travis Algarin. Single classes $10, 10 classes for $75 and Zumba instructors are free. facebook.com/travis.algarin DINNER SPECIAL, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. Open to the public. WING NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at the VFW No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. BAR BINGO, 6 p.m. second Thursday of the month at Cecil Unit 15 in Elkton. Benefits Special Olympics. CLUTTERERS ANONYMOUS, 6 to 7 p.m. at Janes United Methodist Church, 213 N. Walnut St., Rising Sun. Clutterers Anonymous is a 12-step program to help people solve their problems with clutter/ hoarding. There are no dues or fees. Contact Martha H. (443) 350-1483 GRIEFSHARE, 6 p.m. at St. Paul’s UMC in Earleville. Call the office at 410-275-8511 for details. Runs through March. PIZZA NIGHT, 6 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Prices vary by pizza sizes and toppings. Full menu available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests welcome WOMEN IN AGRICULTURE SUPPER, 6 to 9 p.m. at the Cecil County Administration Building, 200 Chesapeake Blvd, Elkton. One of two suppers hosted by University of Maryland Cecil County Extension Office. These suppers will begin with a hot supper, followed by presentations on Agricultural Law Issues and How to Start a Business. $10 per person for each supper which will go toward cost recovery for food and materials. Pre-registration and pre-payment is required. Call the Cecil County Extension Office at 410-996-5280 or visit extension.umd.edu/cecilcounty/agriculture/women-agriculture. ELKTON FITNESS CLUB, 7 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday at Gracie’s, 213 North St. Elkton. All ages, all sizes, all fitness levels. Just regular people who want to get in shape. info: facebook.com/ elktonfitnessclub. POOL NIGHT, at Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave., Chesapeake City. LINE DANCING, 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the VFW No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. $5 (free lessons included). IMPROVE MENTAL HEALTH, 7 p.m. at 229 E. Main St., Elkton. Panic, fear, anxiety, depression. Attend a free weekly meeting with Recovery International.
FREE LUNCH, 12 to 1 p.m. every Friday at Elkton Presbyterian Church, 209 E. Main St. provided by Elkton Community Kitchen. All are welcome. For more information email@example.com. FARMERS MARKET, 2 to 6 p.m. at Town of Elkton Farmers Market, corner of Bow and Howard streets in Elkton. Families can now purchase fresh vegetables, eggs, jams, jellies, award-winning salsa, soaps and baked goods directly from the growers and producers. Open 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 8 am. to 12 p.m. Saturday. The market will run from April through October. OPENING RECEPTION, 5 to 8 p.m. at Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main St, Elkton. Opening reception for exhibition with Joe Redden and John Dixon “The New Guys, Capturing a Moment in Time.” Light refreshments and drinks available. Free and Family friendly. www.cecilcountyartscouncil.org OPENING RECEPTION, 5 to 8 p.m. at The Palette & The Page, 120 E. Main St., Elkton. “Fused Influence — Tactile Embrace.” Mixed media artist Deborah Arnold and award-winning artist Don Shoffner. Music from Mark Arnold and Scott Gantt. Free. Join us for one-of-a-kind books, art and music. Light refreshments. For more information, call 410-398-3636 or visit www.thepaletteandthepage.com OPENING RECEPTION, 5 to 8 p.m. at The Gallery at 122 Main, 122 E. Main St., Elkton. Meet woodcut artist Dan Miller. Free. thegalleryat122main.com OPENING RECEPTION, 5 to 8 p.m. Cecil College Fine Arts & Elkton Station Gallery, 107 Railroad Ave., Elkton. Ceramics and clayprints by Mitch Lyons. Free of charge, the exhibit will be displayed through April 1. BINGO, 6 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. DINNER, 6 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Fried chicken platter: your choice of breast and wing or leg and thigh, french fries, cole slaw, roll and butter $7. Full menu also available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests welcome GRACIE’S ANNIVERSARY CONCERT, 6:30 p.m. doors open, 7 to 10:30 p.m. concert at Gracie’s, 213 North St., Elkton. $5 at the door. Come celebrate five years of music at Gracie’s with a concert featuring 20 artists, including TreeWalker, Dean Sapp and Cacti Blue. Food and drink available for purchase. facebook.com/graciescafe BK KARAOKE, 7 to 11 p.m. at Elkton VFW Post 8175, High Street, every Friday. Free admission. Food now available, cash bar. All are welcome. TEXAS HOLD’EM, 7 p.m. weekly on Wednesdays and Fridays at Perryville American Legion Post 135. $10 entry. Cash prizes, food and beverages available. LIVE BAND, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. No cover charge, cash bar, guests welcome.
HARFORD BIRD CLUB, 7 a.m. at the Lapidum Boat Launch for a morning of birding on river. Gull Migration at Susquehanna State Park. Contact Matt 410-971-3203. FARMERS MARKET, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Town of Elkton Farmers Market, corner of Bow and Howard streets in Elkton. Families can now purchase fresh vegetables, eggs, jams, jellies, award-winning salsa, soaps and baked goods directly from the growers and producers. Open 2 to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 8 am. to 12 p.m. Saturday. The market will run from April through October. YOGA, 9 a.m. every Saturday at Gracie’s, 213 North St., Elkton. $5 per class. Community Yoga Class. For more info call 443-257-0743. PROJECT CLEAN STREAM, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at sites throughout Cecil County. Help clear our shorelines and streams of trash and other debris as part of a Chesapeake Bay-wide spring cleanup organized by the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay. Local coordination is by several Cecil County river associations and the Department of Public Works. See http://cleanstream. allianceforthebay.org/ for site locations, more information, and contact information. All materials provided. UNITED METHODIST MEN BRUNCH, 10 a.m. at St. Paul’s UMC in Earleville. Please join us for the brunch, a devotional and some fellowship after a brief business meeting. We will try to end around 11:30 a.m., unless we’re having too much fun. THEMED BASKET BINGO, 3 p.m. doors open, 4 p.m. start at Union United Methodist Church, 440 Union Church Road, Elkton. 20 games, raffle, food, door prizes. Game packets are $10 for original pack and $5 for additional packet. Special are $1, $3, $5. Raffle Basket will be themed “Get Ready for Summer” ($100 value). Any questions contact Donna at 443-907-2275 or email firstname.lastname@example.org TURKEY SUPPER, 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant Methodist Church, 1713 Liberty Grove Road, Colora. Adults $12, ages 12 and under $5, ages 4 and under free. Take outs $1 extra. DINNER, 6 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Wing and fried shrimp night. Full menu also available from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Guests welcome LIVE BAND, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. No cover charge, cash bar, guests welcome.
BREAKFAST, 8 to 11:30 a.m. at Good Shepherd Catholic School, 800 Aiken Ave., Perryville. All you can eat. Adults $7, children age 6 to 12 $4, children age 5 and under free. BALDWIN UMC, 9:15 a.m. service and Sunday school at Singerly Fire Hall in Elkton. Each Sunday until further notice. LOVE YOUR LIFE WORKSHOP, 10:30 a.m. at Gracie’s 213 North St., Elkton. Free. Every Sunday. An alternative to traditional Sunday morning churches, an open honest discussion of life and faith. Come to listen or participate and share your story. facebook.com/ theloveyourlifeworkshop or 443257-0743 DINNER, 12 to 6 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Steamed shrimp $14 per pound, 21 to 25 count. Full menu also available from 12 to 6 p.m. Guests welcome LIVE BAND, 4 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. No cover charge, cash bar, guests welcome.