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 email@example.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.
GERANIUM SALE, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Union Hospital. Benefits the 3rd. and 4th Auxiliary for Union Hospital. Preorders accepted 410-620-3745. 4-inch pots $4 each. Will be held at the Union Hospital in front of parking garage.
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, 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.
EXPRESSIONS OF HEALING, 4 to 6 p.m. open reception with Upper Bay Counseling & Support Services at Cecil County Arts Council, Elkton. A collective exhibit of works by those who participate with Upper Bay Counseling as a celebration of May as Mental Health Awareness Month. Live entertainment and refreshments will be available. Free, family0friendly and handicap accessible.
FIRST FRIDAY FARE, 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 105 North Bridge St., Elkton. Sloppy Joes or hot dogs, pasta salad, baked beans, desserts and drinks. Take out available.
OPENING RECEPTION, 5 to 8 p.m. at The Palette & The Page, 120 E. Main St., Elkton. “Texture Color Shaping Story.” Digital artist Lindsie Palmer and polymer clay artist Teresa Stepp. Music from Nancy Huebner 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. Randall Graham’s landscapes done En Rain Air. Free. thegalleryat122main.com
OPENING RECEPTION, 5 to 8 p.m. Cecil College Fine Arts & Elkton Station Gallery, 107 Railroad Ave., Elkton. Student exhibit and pottery sale. Free of charge, the exhibit will be displayed through July 22.
CINCO DE MAYO, 5 to 8 p.m. in downtown Oxford, Pa. We have Mexican dancers, Zumba, a stilt walker, food trucks, vendors, hidden beads, make your own flowers and more. Our streets will be closed and full of people. Our merchants will be having sales and their own special events going on as well. Shop local, shop Oxford.
TURKEY DINNER, 5:30 to 7 p.m. at Moore’s Chapel, 392 Blake Road, Elkton. $10.
DECOY & WILDLIFE ART FESTIVAL, 6 to 9 p.m., Havre de Grace Middle School, Recreation Center and at the Decoy Museum. Over 140 artists exhibiting and selling their work, food and children’s activities, live and silent auctions, retriever demonstrations, carving competitions and more. Free shuttle buses available.
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. Late for Dinner oldies band.
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.
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.
LIVE BAND, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. No cover charge, cash bar, guests welcome. Switch Kitten
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.
SUPER SATURDAY, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Oxford United Methodist Church, 18 Addison St., Oxford, Pa. The church will again host a plant sale and chicken barbecue, and the parking lot will be full of yard sale vendors. For local residents, space in the parking lot is free for the yard sale, or $10 if you need to rent a table. Buzz’s famous chicken barbecue will be ready around 11 a.m. and available until sold out. Tickets for the barbecue can be purchased in advance by calling the church office at 610-932-9698, and the cost is $10. To reserve space for the yard sale, please call the church office.
SPRING FLING, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Rock Run United Methodist Church, 4102 Rock Run Road, Havre de Grace. All you can eat breakfast from 8 to 10:30 a.m., lunch 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Vendors, moon bounce, face painting, flowers Vendors space still available (10 x 10 — $20) Contact Gayla at 410-3221830. Contact Woody for more information at 443-668-7971
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.
ABERDEEN RESTORE GRAND OPENING, 9 a.m., 1013 Beards Hill Road, Aberdeen. Special discounts, giveaways, refreshments, and family-friendly activities, plus live broadcast from WXCY 103.7 FM.
REENACTMENT, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Mount Harmon Plantation Earleville. See history come to life, tour encampments, meet soldiers and historians reenacting the War of 1812 “Raids on the Chesapeake” featuring a reenactment of the Battle of Georgetown & Fredericktown. Program Costs: $10, Students/Seniors $8, Members free. Admission upon entry. Email email@example.com or call 410-275-8819 for more info.
SMART RECOVERY, 10 to 11:30 a.m. every Saturday at Janes UMC in Rising Sun. This meeting is for those recovering from the disease of addiction.
WILDFLOWER HIKE, 10 a.m. at Fair Hill Natural Resources Management Area. Covered Bridge Lot, Black Bridge Road, Spot these little gems of Fair Hill during their brief bloom time. Then return during the week and capture their beauty with your art. Free program but daily parking fees/vehicle: $3 in-state/ $5out-of-state. Registration and daily check-in required. Park office: 410-398-1246 Lesley.firstname.lastname@example.org
CHOCOLATE AND WINE, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Turkey Point Vineyard Tasting Room, 116 S. Main St., North East. Join Turkey Point and North East Chocolates for a Mother’s Day chocolate and wine pairing. $10 per person includes three wine pairings and a bonus chocolate gift box for all mothers. Call 410-287WINE for tickets.
LUNCHEON AND FASHION SHOW, 12 p.m. at the Granary Restaurant on Route 213 South. Fashions will be presented by Boscov’s. Tickets are $25. per person. Entree is Caesar salad, pesto chicken dish and ice cream and cookies for dessert. Non-alcoholic beverages are included. If you are interested in attending, please call 410-398-0974.
NAME THE PREQUEL, 2 p.m. at The Palette & The Page, 120 E. Main St., Elkton. Local author Sharon Brubak- er will announce the chosen title winner of her “Name the Prequel” contest. The winner, although not announced to the public yet, has been selected and will be present to receive the award. All of local author Sharon Brubaker’s books are available at The Palette & The Page.
CREATIVE COLORING, 2 p.m., Cecilton Library, 215 E. Main St., Cecilton. Free program for adults.
CINDERELLA, 3 p.m. at with Cecil Dance Theatre at Milburn Stone Theatre, North East. All moms will receive a gift bag filled with treats and coupons valued at over $300 to make this holiday a special celebration of all that mothers do for their families. All children attending will be able to join cast members on stage 15 minutes prior to each performance. Tickets may be purchased online at www.cecildancenter.com or call the box office at 410-287-1037. Adults $20, students/seniors $18 and children $10.
COUNTRY GOSPEL SING, 4 to 8 p.m. at Bay Church of North East (behind former Chuckhouse). Special guests, Shining Lights and Nottingham Four. Food available. Open mic 6:30 to 8 p.m.
ADULT PUPPET SHOW AND SPAGHETTI DINNER, 5:30 p.m. dinner starts at North East VFW Post 6027. $20 a person, $35 a couple. Benefits VFW Auxiliary. Jack Foreaker performs. Tickets can be purchased at VFW Post 6027 or by calling Rita Burchett 443-350-1150.
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. Bar Code