Preschool Story Time
June 17 Preschool story time for ages 2 to 5 with an adult, 9:45 a.m. and 11 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Read, sing and play while developing literacy skills. Free.
June 17 Spaghetti dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queentown. Call 410-827-8182.
June 17 Haven Ministries Food Pantry, 5:30 to 7 p.m., Safe Harbor Presbyterian Church gym, Stevensville, for Queen Anne’s County residents with photo i.d. Call 410-739-4363.
Spaghetti & Meatballs
June 17 Spaghetti and meatballs dinner, 5:30 to 8 p.m., Kent Island American Legion Post 278, Stevensville. Dessert auction, 6 p.m. Rock and roll band Wild Grey Hairz, 7 to 11 p.m. Call 410643-4696.
June 17 Chicken parmesan with sides, salad bar and dessert, 6 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge No. 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410-643-2221.
Shrimp & Karaoke
June 17 Steamed shrimp with sides, $9, from 6 to 8:30 p.m., at VFW Post 7464, Grasonville. Karaoke with D.J. Neal from 7 to 11 p.m. Call 410-827-8194.
Father’s Day Celebration
June 18 Father’s Day celebration, “A Cut Above the Best,” 7 a.m. to noon at the Bay County Moose Family Center, 6154 Main St., Queenstown. Free haircuts. Entertainment by Gospel DJ “A Spiritual Touch.” All-you-can-eat-breakfast for $7 by Chosen Generations Deliverance Ministries Brother 2 Brother Mentoring Program.
June 18 Clean up Terrapin Beach Park. Sign in at 8 a.m.; cleanup begins at 8:30 a.m. Gloves, buckets, trash bags, water provided. Bring your own reusable water bottle. For more information, find the Kent Island Beach Cleanups page on Facebook.
June 18 Drawing Without Boundaries with Hannah Kingsley, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., Kent Island Library, for grades six to 12. Explore mixing contrasting subject matter, combining styles and learn to break the rules. Register at calendar. qaclibrary.org or call 410643-8161. Free.
June 19 All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, 8 to 11 a.m., at Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Adults, $8; children ages 6 to 12, $4. Call 410-643-2221.
Father’s Day Breakfast
June 19 Fathers eat free at the Father’s Day breakfast, 9 to 11 a.m., at Kent Island American Legion Post 278; other adults, $8; children, $4. Call 410-643-4696.
June 19 Turkey shoot, 1 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410-643-2221.
June 20 Grades 3 to 5 are invited to join Linda Kohler, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., at the Kent Island Library, for trivia, physical challenges, an obstacle course and a slip n’ slide. Wear something that can get wet and bring a towel for the ride home. Register at calendar.qaclibrary.org or call 410-643-8161. Free.
June 20 Ethics Commission will meet at 5:30 p.m. in the County Commissioners meeting room at the Liberty Building, Centreville. The front door will be locked; enter through the back door.
June 20 Creative writing workshop for sixth- to 12th-graders, 6 p.m., Kent Island Librar y.
June 20-24 First Baptist Church of Kent Island, 300 State St., Stevensville, presents Vacation Bible School, “Submerged,” from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church. For first through sixth grades. Call 410-643-6574 to register.
June 21 Story time for children birth to 24 months with an adult caregiver, 9:45 and 11 a.m., Kent Island Library. Story, rhymes, songs and playtime. Free.
June 21 Watch local martial artists demonstrate their skills, and try a beginner level class with Kent Island Martial Arts, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., at Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville. For ages 7-12. Participants will enjoy an hour of combined demo and trial class. Registration is required online or by calling 410-643-8161. Free.
Read & Ride
June 22 Bring your bike and meet in the parking lot at the Kent Island Library at 10:30 a.m. to ride the Cross Island Trail to Love Point Park playground and read a book, for ages 5 to 8 with an adult, sponsored by the Kent Island Youth Cycling Club. Enjoy a snack upon return to the library. Free.
June 22 Young Gardeners, 4:30 to 5:15 p.m., at the Kent Island Library, for firstthrough third-graders. Stories and activities to get your garden blooming. Sponsored by the Master Gardeners and Kent Island Garden Club. Register by calling 410-643-8161 or go to calendar.qaclibrary.org.
June 22 Teens in grades 6 through 12 are invited to enjoy coloring, Legos and cartoons at the Kent Island Library, 6 p.m. Free.
Science in the Summer
June 22 & 23 Kent Island Library, in partnership with American Association for the Advancement of Science and GSK, will offer a camp focusing on biosciences. Two sessions: Grades 2-3 from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and Grades 4-6 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. Registration required. Go to calendar. qaclibrary.org or call 410643-8161.
Preschool Story Time
June 24 Preschool story time for ages 2 to 5 with an adult, 9:45 a.m. and 11 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Read, sing and play while developing literacy skills. Free.
June 24 Spaghetti dinner fundraiser, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Grasonville Senior Center, includes fresh garden salad, crusty bread and dessert. Adutls, $9; kids under 10, $4. Dine in or carry out. Proceeds benefit the center. Call 410-827-6010 for tickets or information.
June 24 Salmon cauliflower casserole dinner, 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Bay Country Moose Family Center, 6154 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410827-7900.
June 25 Join Chesapeake Church of Christ, 405 Drummer Dr., Grasonville, for Glow in the Dark VBS, 9:30 to 11:45 a.m., for ages 3 to 10. Enjoy skits, games, classes, crafts, snacks, singing and more. Call 410-827-7087 for more information or to RSVP. Free.
June 26 Purse bingo to benefit Haven Ministries at the Kent Island American Legion, Stevensville. Doors open at 12:30 p.m.; bingo starts at 2 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door. There will be special games, raffles and a 50/50. For tickets or information, contact Bridgitte at 410-604-1450 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 27 The Juggling Hoffmans perform at 10:30 a.m. at the Kent Island Library, for grades K-5. Free.
June 27-30 Volleyball camp, 8 a.m. to noon, at Kent Island High School, for students entering grades 3-9, $75. Contact Dan Harding, email@example.com.
June 28 Students, grades K-5, are invited to bring and empty egg carton and learn to play mancala, a count and capture game, at the Kent Island Library. Extra cartons available. Free.
Read to Rover
June 28 Children from kindergarten to fifth grade can read to a dog from Pets on Wheels to develop reading skills and confidence at the Kent Island Library, 4 to 5 p.m. Call 410-643-8161 to register for a 10-minute slot.
June 29 Students, grades 6-12, are invited to join artist Hanna Kingsley, 6 p.m, at the Kent Island Library, to create textures with paint, then use the pieces to create a collage on Bristol board. Registration required. Register at calendar.qaclibrary.org or by calling 410-643-8161. Free.
June 30 Students, pre-K-3, join Master Gardener Molly Garrett to explore the world of pollinators at the Kent Island Library. Register at calendar. qaclibrary.org or by calling 410-643-8161. Free.
Read to Rover
June 30 Children from kindergarten to fifth grade can read to a dog from Pets on Wheels to develop reading skills and confidence at the Kent Island Library, 4 to 5 p.m. Call 410-643-8161 to register for a 10-minute slot.
Preschool Story Time
July 1 Preschool story time for ages 2 to 5 with an adult, 9:45 a.m. and 11 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Read, sing and play while developing literacy skills. Free.
July 2 Buffet breakfast, 8 to 10:30 a.m., Grasonville Community Center, $10. Benefits the community center. Call 410490-9459 for information.
July 2 Kent Island Heritage Society sites open for free tours, noon to 4 p.m., in downtown Stevensville as well as the Kirwan Store Museum on Dominion Road.
July 3 An all-you-can-eat breakfast will be held at VFW Post 7464 on VFW Avenue in Grasonville, 8 to 11 a.m. Adults, $8; children under 12, $4. Call 410-827-8194.
4th of July Celebration
July 4 Queen Anne’s County Historical Society holds a wreath-laying ceremony at the grave site of William Paca, Wye Plantation, Aspen Institute, Queenstown. Program in the garden with speaker.Music by the Chesapeake Community Band Brass Choir. Free admission. For information, call 410-758-3010 or email info@ qachistory.org.