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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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, awardwinning 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 oneof-a-kind books, art and music. Light refreshments. For more information, call 410398-3636 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.
SPRING INTO HISTORY, 5 to 8 p.m. in downtown Oxford, Pa. Grab a bite to eat and explore businesses and street vendors. Play hopscotch, dip candles, see how baseball was played in the 1800s, hear music. www. downtownoxfordpa.com
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 410-9713203.
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 Baywide 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 con- tact 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.
ARTIST RECEPTION, 3 to 4 p.m. at Avon Grove Library, 117 Rosehill Ave., West Grove, Pa. Midge Diener, local painter of wildlife and landscapes, will be honored. Meet the artist, view her works and enjoy some refreshments at this free event. 610-869-2004, www. avongrovelibrary.org
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 email@example.com
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 443-257-0743
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.
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.
ZUMBA, 6 to 7 p.m. at Glorious Presence United Redeemed Youth Hall, 1552 Singerly Road. $5 per person.
BINGO, 6:30 p.m. at Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave., Chesapeake City. Food available to purchase. Please bring items to be sent to our troops overseas.
UPPER CHESAPEAKE CHORUS, 7 to 10 p.m. every Monday at St. Paul’s Lu- theran, 201 Mt. Royal Ave., Aberdeen. Women making friends and learning more about singing with an awardwinning Sweet Adeline’s chorus. 410-638-0777.
HAPPY HOUR, 12 p.m. to close at the North East VFW Post 6027. Guests welcome.
SPAGHETTI DINNER, 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. All you can eat spaghetti, garlic bread and salad for $8. Full menu also available from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m Guests welcome
BINGO, 5:30 p.m. doors open, 6:30 p.m. games start weekly at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. 29 games, Early Birds, six specials including two jackpots – one $200 weekly and one $500 progressive number jackpot, and winner-take-all. For additional info contact Cyndie at 410-378-4156.
DEBTORS ANONYMOUS, 6 to 7 p.m. at Janes United Methodist Church, 213 N. Walnut St., Rising Sun. Debtors Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who help each other solve their problems with debt. DA is a 12-step program. There are no dues or fees. Contact Martha H. 443350-1483
BINGO, Cecilton Company. available.
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.
NARANON MEETING, 7 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church, North East. “Hope and Peace” every Monday. Contact Lorri: 443-250-0909
WOMEN’S NA MEETING, 7 p.m. at Bethel Lutheran Church, North East. 6:30 p.m. at the Volunteer Fire