WHAT’S HAP­PEN­ING

Cecil Whig - - ACCENT -

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.

WED­NES­DAY 20

BOOK FAIR, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Union Hospi­tal. Union Hospi­tal 3rd and 4th Aux­il­iary. Ben­e­fits Union Hospi­tal. Pub­lic wel­come. 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. 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. HIS­TORY ALIVE, 6 p.m. at Ch­e­sa­peake City Branch Li­brary. Mary Ann Jung will bring to life the fas­ci­nat­ing story of Amelia Earhart in this spe­cial, af­ter-hours event. Reg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. Call 410-996-1134 or visit http://www.ce­cil.ebranch.info. Free 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. A HEAL­ING JOUR­NEY, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Elk­ton United Methodist Church, 219 E. Main Street, Elk­ton. Group will meet in the par­lor room. Church en­trance and park­ing lot lo­cated on East High Street. Sup­port group for those be­reaved by sui­cide loss. We be­lieve that grief can be a grow­ing ex­pe­ri­ence. This is a safe and com­pas­sion­ate en­vi­ron­ment, where those be­reaved can seek com­fort amongst peers. Meets the sec­ond and fourth Wed­nes­day. aheal­ingjour­ney­group@gmail.com 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. AU­DI­TIONS, 7 p.m. Mil­burn Stone Theatre, 1 Sea­hawk Drive, North East. Reg­is­tra­tion be­gins at 6:30 p.m., must reg­is­ter by 9 p.m. to be seen. Please pre­pare a one to two minute mono­logue for “A Few Good Men,” “Liz Es­trata” will have cold read­ings avail­able for those au­di­tion­ing, and all known con­flicts for the pro­duc­tion crew. For “Mu­lan Jr.” pre­pare two con­trast­ing pieces in the style of the show to be sung at the au­di­tion. An ac­com­pa­nist will be pro­vided.Call­backs for pro­duc­tions will be an­nounced at a later date. Visit www. mil­burn­stone.com for more info. 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.

THURS­DAY 21

BOOK FAIR, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Union Hospi­tal. Union Hospi­tal 3rd and 4th Aux­il­iary. Ben­e­fits Union Hospi­tal. Pub­lic wel­come. 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 1-540-4210296. CARD PARTY WITH LUNCH, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Prin­ci­pio United Methodist Church Hall, 1511 Prin­ci­pio Fur­nace Road (Rt. 7), Per­ryville. $10 per per­son. Gifts for high/low play­ers and door prizes. If you don’t play cards, play your game of choice. Call 443-350-7961 for reser­va­tions. LUNCH, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Agnes Church, Queen St., Ris­ing Sun. Menu: Home­made tomato soup, Chicken McWil­liams, mashed pota­toes, veg­eta­bles, rolls and cup­cake dessert. Good will of­fer­ing ac­cepted. All do­na­tions sup­port our outreach pantry to help western Ce­cil County needy. For in­for­ma­tion, call 410-6584378. For take-out or­ders call (day of lun­cheon) 410-658-9422. BINGO, 2 to 5 p.m. at Elk­ton Tran­si­tional Care, 1 Price drive, Elk­ton. Food, raf­fles, live mu­sic, prizes. 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. 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. CASH BINGO AT THE Y, 5 p.m. doors open, 6 p.m. start at YMCA of Ce­cil County with the Elk­ton Lions Club. Early bird game at 5:50 p.m. $15 min­i­mum pur­chase per per­son. Raf­fles, 50-50 and more. Re­fresh­ments and snacks avail­able for pur­chase. Ques­tions, call 443-9079309. Pro­ceeds ben­e­fit lo­cal com­mu­nity. Fu­ture dates: May 5, May 19. MAG­NO­LIA PEARL BRACELET, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The Pal­ette & The Page, 120 E. Main St., Elk­ton. Make and take jew­elry class with artist Lynn Whitt. $25. All sup­plies are in­cluded. In­struc­tor will have tools for you to use dur­ing class or please bring your own if you wish. Ad­di­tional sup­ply kits will be avail­able for pur­chase. Re­serve your spot by call­ing 410-398-3636 or go­ing on­line www. thep­alet­te­andthep­age.com 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 12step pro­gram to help peo­ple solve their prob­lems with clut­ter/hoard­ing. There are no dues or fees. Con­tact Martha H. (443) 350-1483 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 COM­PAS­SION­ATE FRIENDS, 6 p.m. at North East United Methodist Church, Main Street, North East. A grief sup­port group for any­one who has lost a child of any age or any man­ner. Con­tact Linda Haass 443207-2779 or Bar­bara Ist­van 443553-4443. YOUTH FOOT­BALL AND CHEER­LEAD­ING, 6:30 to 8 p.m. reg­is­tra­tion in Elk­ton Mid­dle School Cafe­te­ria CAN­DI­DATE FO­RUM, 7 p.m. at the Se­nior Cen­ter in the County Ad­min­is­tra­tion Build­ing. The Repub­li­can Club of Ce­cil County will hold a County Coun­cil can­di­date fo­rum. The meet­ing is free and open to the pub­lic. The coun­cil seats for the 1st and 5th District are up for elec­tion this year. 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, 7 p.m. 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.

FRI­DAY 22

CEL­E­BRATE EARTH DAY, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Fair Hill NRMA: Cov­ered Bridge Park­ing Lot, Fair Hill NRMA, 300 Tawes Drive, Elk­ton. Join the nat­u­ral­ist at our new Na­ture Play Space. Be among the first to get a tour of the space and then get your hands dirty as you help us plant na­tive plants to en­hance pol­li­na­tor habi­tat. Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired Cost: No charge for pro­gram, but daily ser­vice fees are in ef­fect. 410-398-1246 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 con­tactelk­ton­com­mu­ni­tyk­itchen@gmail.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. PO­ETRY AND CRE­ATIVE WRIT­ING READ­ING, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at The Pal­ette & The Page, 120 E. Main St., Elk­ton. For the first year ever we wel­come the win­ners of the Ce­cil Col­lege’s Cre­ative Writ­ing Prize. Sched­uled read­ers and open mic night. Free. Read­ers and lis­ten­ers wel­come. 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 LIVE MU­SIC, 7 to 10 p.m. at Ch­e­sa­peake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave., Ch­e­sa­peake City. Please bring items to be sent to our troops over­seas. 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. EARTH DAY NIGHT HIKE, 7 to 8:30 p.m. at Fair Hill NRMA: Gal­la­her Park­ing Lot, Fair Hill NRMA, 300 Tawes Drive, Elk­ton. Cel­e­brate Earth Day and the full moon with our night hike! Join our ranger staff as we search for an­i­mals most ac­tive at dusk. Reg­is­tra­tion re­quired. Cost: No charge for pro­gram, but daily ser­vice fees are in ef­fect. OPEN MIC, 7 to 10 p.m. at Gra­cie’s Open-Mic Cafe in Elk­ton ev­ery Fri­day night. $3 at the door. Cof­fee­house at­mos­phere, come per­form your­self or just watch the tal­ented artists. Info: face­book.com/gra­ci­escafe. SHOW­CASE ON MAIN OPEN­ING, 7:30 p.m. at Mini­hane’s Ir­ish Pub, 101 W. Main St., Elk­ton. Fea­tur­ing the Char­lotte Hash Band. Will an­nounce the first three shows and au­di­tion dates as well as other spe­cial events, con­certs and classes. There will be drink spe­cials at the bar. THE LIT­TLE MER­MAID, 8 p.m. at Mil­burn Stone Theatre, 1 Sea­hawk Drive, North East. Mu­si­cal adap­ta­tion of Dis­ney’s 1989 film. Adults $18, stu­dents and se­niors $15, chil­dren $10. Box of­fice 410-287-1037. www.mil­burn­stone.com LIVE BAND, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. No cover charge, cash bar, guests wel­come. Dif­fer­ent Breed

SATUR­DAY 23

BUF­FET BREAKFAST, 7 to 10 a.m. at Ox­ford United Methodist Church, 18 Ad­di­son St., Ox­ford, Pa. Pan­cakes, French toast, eggs, more. Pro­ceeds ben­e­fit OUMC’s gen­eral fund. Tick­ets avail­able in ad­vance through church of­fice or at the door. $6 adult, $3 chil­dren 3 to 10. 610932-9698 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. SPRING YARD SALE, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ravens Roost 119, 300 Biggs Hwy, Ris­ing Sun. $10 per space. Bring your own ta­ble. Baked goods and bev­er­ages for sale. Con­tact Jimmy and Mary Gib­ney to re­quest space: 410-658-5362 jand­mgib­ney@zoom­inter­net.net RIVER SWEEP, 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. at lo­ca­tions through­out Ce­cil and Har­ford coun­ties. Part­ner with the Lower Susque­hanna Her­itage Green­way to make a dif­fer­ence this Earth Day as we clean the shore­line of the Susque­hanna River and its trib­u­taries. Pre-reg­is­ter at www. up­per­bay­trails.com/River­sweep1. html or by con­tact­ing us at info@up­per­bay­trails.com or 410-457-2482 to re­ceive a free lunch. EA­GLE WATCH, 9 a.m. at Elk Neck State Park. Cel­e­brate Earth Day by catch­ing a glimpse of the ma­jes­tic bald ea­gle. Join a ranger to learn more about this bird of prey through var­i­ous ac­tiv­i­ties and a bald ea­gle am­bas­sador from the Scales & Tales pro­gram. $5 per per­son. Call for more de­tails and to make your reser­va­tion to­day. 410-2875333 EARTH DAY 5K, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mount Har­mon Plan­ta­tion in Ear­leville. Cross country run/walk. Crafts and ac­tiv­i­ties. Reg­is­tra­tion in ad­vance $20, day of $25. Coben­e­fits Mount Har­mon & Union Hospi­tal. http://moun­thar­mon.org/ 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. GO GREEN EXPO, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Col­lege’s main cam­pus in North East. The day will have ven­dors from all over pro­mot­ing farm­ing, agri­cul­ture, horticulture and green liv­ing. Ac­tiv­i­ties and fun projects for chil­dren, a large bounce house, great food ven­dors, and so much more through­out the day. Come out and cel­e­brate Earth Day and Green Liv­ing with us at Ce­cil Col­lege. Free DIN­NER, 12 to 4 p.m. at Trin­ity African Union Methodist Protes­tant Church, 174 Trin­ity Church Road, North East. Chicken $10, fish $12. FAM­ILY DAY ON THE FARM, 1 to 5 p.m. at Free­dom Hills Ther­a­peu­tic Rid­ing Pro­gram, 55 Rolling Hills Ranch Lane, Port De­posit. Ac­tiv­i­ties will in­clude a live pup­pet show by Jack Fore­acre, a for­mer pup­peteer for The Mup­pets, and na­tion­ally known gospel singer Dave Read. Pony rides, groom­ing, rid­ing demon­stra­tions, games for chil­dren and adults, food. Ad­mis­sion $10. Ven­dor spa­ces avail­able. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Re­nee Dixon at 410-378-3817 or email fhtrp@ free­domhills.org HAITI MIS­SION TRIP FUNDRAISER, 3 p.m. at Prov­i­dence United Methodist Church, 157 E. High St., Elk­ton. Ser­vice spon­sored by Ge­orge and Sheila Sewell 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 THE LIT­TLE MER­MAID, 8 p.m. at Mil­burn Stone Theatre, 1 Sea­hawk Drive, North East. Mu­si­cal adap­ta­tion of Dis­ney’s 1989 film. Adults $18, stu­dents and se­niors $15, chil­dren $10. Box of­fice 410-2871037. www.mil­burn­stone.com LIVE BAND, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. No cover charge, cash bar, guests wel­come. Dyin Breed

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