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The dead­line for non-profit or­ga­ni­za­tions to sub­mit event in­for­ma­tion is 3 p.m. Fri­day be­fore pub­li­ca­tion. Mail info to The Dorch­ester Star, P.O. box 176, Cam­bridge, MD 21613 or email to or fax to 410-228-0685. Items are printed as space is avail­able.

Dorch­ester His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety His­tory Book Club Sept. 7

In its sec­ond year, the Dorch­ester County His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety His­tory Book Club con­tin­ues to meet at the his­toric Mered­ith House un­der the di­rec­tion of Laura Lay­ton, re­tired high school English teacher. The Septem­ber meet­ing will be at noon Fri­day, Sept. 7, (pizza pro­vided) and the book is “Women in the Cas­tle” by Jes­sica Shat­tuck. The Mered­ith House is lo­cated at 1003 Green­way Drive in Cam­bridge. For in­for­ma­tion call 410-228-7953.

Salem UM Church Oys­ter Sand­wich Sale Sept. 8

Salem United Methodist Church will have an oys­ter sand­wich sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Satur­day, Sept. 8, at Mid­dle­town Branch Road in Salem. In ad­di­tion to sand­wiches for sale, there will be a bake sale, yard sale and silent auc­tion. The pro­ceeds will ben­e­fit the church’s sanc­tu­ary beau­ti­fi­ca­tion project.

Cam­bridge

Wes­leyan Church Com­mu­nity Sup­per Sept. 8

Cam­bridge Wes­leyan Church, at the cor­ner of Wash­ing­ton and Race streets in Cam­bridge, will have a free com­mu­nity sup­per from noon to 8 p.m. Satur­day, Sept 8. There will be chicken, crab soup, drinks, Smith Island cakes and more. From 4to 8 p.m. there will be a back to school cel­e­bra­tion. For ad­di­tional in­for­ma­tion, call 443-351-7870.

Richard­son Mar­itime Mu­seum Ship Visit Sept. 8-9

The Richard­son Mar­itime Mu­seum is sched­uled to wel­come the Mary­land Dove to Cam­bridge. The mu­seum’s own Jim Richard­son built the tall ship in 1978. It serves as St. Mary’s City float­ing am­bas­sador. The mu­seum is cel­e­brat­ing the ship’s 40th an­niver­sar y with the visit to the East­ern Shore. The planks will be down from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Satur­day, Sept. 8, and Sun­day, Sept. 9. Tours of the ship will be open to the pub­lic. Do­na­tions will be ac­cepted.

Church Creek VFC Aux­il­iary Bingo Sept. 8

The Church Creek VFC Aux­il­iary will host bingo Satur­day, Sept. 8. Doors open at 5 p.m. and games start at 6 p.m. There will be food and en­ter­tain­ment for the en­tire fam­ily.

Dorch­ester His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety Pro­gram Meet­ing Sept. 11

The Dorch­ester County His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety in­vites the pub­lic to bring their rec­om­men­da­tions for pro­gram­ming and an ex­hibit on Dorch­ester County’s best- it’s first re­spon­ders dur­ing a meet­ing at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11. A ca­sual for­mat is planned to al­low for mostly pub­lic in­put for this dis­cus­sion. If you would like to honor a per­son who em­bod­ies the self­less and heroic char­ac­ter­is­tics that are true to th­ese pub­lic ser­vants, bring your knowl­edge along with any pho­tos and ar­ti­facts that help tell the story. If you or some­one you know have been part of a group that jumps into ac­tion when needed, please come and share. Our only re­quire­ment is that they be from Dorch­ester. This will be a learn­ing ex­pe­ri­ence. This will be held at the Her­itage Mu­se­ums and Gar­dens of Dorch­ester at 1003 Green­way Drive in Cam­bridge. For more in­for­ma­tion or to dis­cuss some­one to be hon­ored, please call 410-228-7953 or email dchs@ ver­i­zon.net.

Hunter Safety Class Sept. 12, 14, 19, 21, 22

A five-ses­sion Hunter Safety Ed­u­ca­tion Class is sched­uled for 6 to 9 p.m. Sept. 12, 14, 19, 21, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Satur­day Sept. 22. All ses­sions will be held at the Then­dara 4-H Cen­ter, 6275 Lord’s Cross­ing Road near Hur­lock. Ages 12 and un­der must be ac­com­pa­nied by an adult par­ent or guardian. The class is open to all in­ter­ested per­sons. There is no fee to take this course. If you have a dis­abil­ity that re­quires spe­cial as­sis­tance for your par­tic­i­pa­tion in this class, please con­tact Con­rad Arnold at 410-330-5967 prior to Sept. 12. The class will meet re­quire­ments of the De­part­ment of Nat­u­ral Re­sources Po­lice for an in­di­vid­ual to be el­i­gi­ble to ob­tain a Mary­land Hunt­ing Li­cense. To suc­cess­fully com­plete the course, you must at­tend all five class ses­sions, pass a writ­ten and prac­ti­cal exam, as well as par­tic­i­pate in live fir­ing ex­er­cises. Class con­tent will in­clude wildlife man­age­ment, hunter ethics, ba­sic firearms safety, first aid and sur­vival, and much more. Must pre­reg­is­ter on­line at: https://reg­is­ter-ed.com/events/ view/128152.

Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 91 Con­cert Sept. 14

Dance to Sec­ond Wind will be at Amer­i­can Le­gion Post 91, Ra­di­ance Drive, Cam­bridge from 8 to 11 p.m. Fri­day, Sept. 14. Cover charge is $5 per per­son. Con­tact is the Amer­i­can Le­gion, phone 443225-5457.

Waugh Chapel UM Church Evening of To­tal Praise Sept. 15

Waugh Chapel United Methodist Church, 425 High St., Cam­bridge, will ob­serve its fourth an­nual “Evening of To­tal Praise” at 5 p.m. Satur­day, Sept. 15, to cel­e­brate the many ways to give God praise and ado­ra­tion. Rev. Keith Cor­nish will be guest speaker. Re­fresh­ments will be pro­vided af­ter the pro­gram. All are wel­come. For more in­for­ma­tion, call the church at 410-2285189. Rev. James C. Whi­taker is the host pas­tor. Chris­tine Win­gate

is the event chair­per­son.

Wes­ley UM Church Home­com­ing Service Sept. 16

Wes­ley United Methodist Church in Vienna Md. is hav­ing its an­nual Home­com­ing Ser vice at 3:30 p.m. Sun­day Sept. 16. The guest Pas­tor is Rev. Gar y Meekins of Bethel & Mt. Cal­vary Church Charge of Bridgeville Del. with his choir and con­gre­ga­tion. The host Pas­tor is Rev. Jerome Til­gh­man Sr.

Im­manuel United Church of Christ Spaghetti Din­ner Sept. 21

Im­manuel United Church of Christ, 5401 White Hall Road, will host a spaghetti din­ner from 4:30 to 7 p.m. on Fri­day, Sept. 21. Ticket costs are as fol­lows: adults, $10; chil­dren ages 5-12, $5; Fam­ily Pack­age, 2 adults & 2 chil­dren un­der 12, $25. Chil­dren ages 4 and younger are free. The menu in­cludes spaghetti, salad, gar­lic bread, and bev­er­age. Desserts will be of­fered for pur­chase. Car­ry­outs will be avail­able. For more in­for­ma­tion, call Jan­ice Haller, church sec­re­tary, at 410-228-4640.

Christ Church Cam­bridge Soup Days Oct. 11

Christ Church of Cam­bridge will host Soup Days from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thurs­day, Oct. 11, at What­ley Par­ish Hall, 607 Church Street. En­joy home­made soup, bis­cuits, dessert and bev­er­ages for $4. Serv­ing veg­etable, chicken noo­dle and chili. Carry outs avail­able by call­ing 410-228-5773.

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