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.
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. every Friday through Oct. 28 at 308 S. Main St., North East (NE United Methodist Church parking lot next to North East Post Office). Local growers / producers. Seasonal fresh vegetables and fruits.Jams, jellies, baked goods. Local Honey, artisan soaps. Bacon, sausage, scrapple. www.facebook.com/cecilcountyagriculture 410-996-8469 / 443-553-3113
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.
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
OUTDOOR YOGA, 5 to 6 p.m. at Rodgers Tavern. Every Friday through Sept. 2. $5 per class. All levels welcome. Call town hall to reserve your spot. 410-642-6066. Dropins also 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.
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. Late for Dinner
YARD SALE, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in Thompson Estates, 107 Parktowne Drive, Elkton. Percentage of the proceeds goes to the Elkton Lions Club.
CHURCH SALE, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 105 N. Bridge St. Rain or shine!
HARVEST PARTY AND BREAKFAST, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Milburn Orchard, 1495 Appleton Road, Elkton. Farmer’s breakfast for $7 from 9 to 11 a.m. Harvest party with pie eating contest, ice cream demo and more from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission $1. Big Backyard open until 7 p.m. www.milburnorchards.com 410-398-1349 or 800-684-3000
FARMERS MARKET, 9 a.m. to 1 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.
VESSEL SAFETY CHECK DAY, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Jackson Marina Sales, North East. Sign up for your free safety check: 410-287-9400 ext. 300 or 717-615-6275.
YARD SALE AND FISH FRY, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at St. Peters Anglican Church (corner of Mahoney and Frenchtown roads). Yard sale all day, fish fry from 12 to 4 p.m. Sodas, bottled water, hot dogs for sale for $1 each up to 12 noon. No charge for fish fry meal. Donations accepted for church. All are welcome.
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.
CHESS TOURNAMENT, 9 to 9:45 a.m. registration at North East UMC, 308 S. Main St., North East. USCF membership required. Entrance fee $25. Prizes, snacks. Call John Anderson at 302-593-3752 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
OUTDOOR YOGA, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at Rodgers Tavern. Every Friday through Sept. 3. $5 per class. All levels welcome. Call town hall to reserve your spot. 410-642-6066. Dropins also welcome.
SMART RECOVERY, 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Janes UMC in Rising Sun. This meeting is for those recovering from the disease of addiction. This is an open support group that meets every Saturday.
ART FESTIVAL, 12 to 11 p.m. at Minihane’s Irish Pub, 101 W. Main St., Elkton. Day-long art and music festival. There will be two stages, live music inside and out, cabaret shows, dancers, yoga, Zumba, face painting, puppet shows, and lots of food and drink. Free. Artists call 410-392-5740 for details or to reserve your space under the tent.
GREAT AMERICAN CAMPOUT, 3 p.m. at Fair Hill NRMA Cockerham Primitive Campsite. Take advantage of a unique opportunity to camp with your family at Fair Hill! Set up a tent, enjoy a ranger-led hike, cook dinner on a campfire, and more. Activities will be appropriate for ages 6 and up. Ends 9 a.m. Sunday. Registration required . Cost: $10/family. 410-398-1246
TURKEY POINT VINEYARD WINE FESTIVAL, 3 to 7 p.m. at 2963 Turkey Point Road North East. Music: Jesse Patton-Dougherty. Food: Hambone’s Secret Sweet BBQ. Free wine tasting, $10 admission
CHILI COOK OFF, 4 to 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s, Earleville. Benefits the Red Bird Ministry in Kentucky. $10 to enter chili contest. $5 for tasting spoons. Call Skip Ross at 410-2751293 for details on the Cook off and Mission Trip.
US AIR FORCE AIRMEN OF NOTE CONCERT, 6 p.m., Hart’s Amphitheater, Turkey Point Road, North East. The Airmen of Note honor those who have served and inspire Americans to heightened patriotism and service. This outdoor concert is presented at no charge. Elk Neck strawberry shortcake and ice cream available at 5 p.m.
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
KARAOKE AND DJ, 7 to 11 p.m. at Jerry Skrivanek VFW Post 8185. Pit ham sandwiches with chips will be served for $6.
LIVE BAND, 8 p.m. to 12 a.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. No cover charge, cash bar, guests welcome. Tommy Alderson
ELK RIVER EXPLORATION, 9 to 11 a.m. at Elk Neck State Park. Explore the banks of Turkey Point by paddling the Elk River. Along the way learn to identify some of the animals that call this watery habitat home. $20 per canoe or tandem kayak and $15 per single kayak. Have your own canoe or kayak — bring it along for just $5 per person. Space is limited, so call today to make your reservations. Meet next to the boat launch facilities in the Rogues Harbor Area. 410-287-5333
HARVEST PARTY AND BREAKFAST, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Milburn Orchard, 1495 Appleton Road, Elkton. Farmer’s breakfast for $7 from 9 to 11 a.m. Harvest party with pie eating contest, ice cream demo and more from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission $1. Big Backyard open until 7 p.m. www.milburnorchards.com 410-398-1349 or 800-6843000
OUTDOOR WORSHIP, 9:30 a.m. rain or shine outdoor interdenominational service at Elk Neck State Park hilltop shelter, 4395 Turkey Point Road (Route 272, 9 miles south of NEUMC). Rev. Lorenzo Hall
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
CHURCH ANNIVERSARY, 11 a.m. at Bearing Precious Seed Christian Ministry, 55 Augustine Herman Highway, Elkton. Elder Charles Hall Jr from Evangelistic Church of Deliverance, Havre de Grace, will bring the message, and Bearing Precious Seed choir will also render selections. All are welcome.
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
SUMMER MUSIC, 3 to 5 p.m. at the Port House Grill, 15 N. Main St., North East. Outside weather permitting. Music and rotating art gallery organized by Cecil County Arts Council. Plan B
LIVE BAND, 4 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027. No cover charge, cash bar, guests welcome. Nitro Ride