Sept. 9 Fried chicken with sides, salad bar and dessert, 6 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge No. 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410643-2221.
Sept. 9 Meatloaf dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., at American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-8278182.
Chicken & Dumplings
Sept. 9 Friend chicken and dumplings dinner, 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Bay Country Moose Family Center, Queenstown, $12. Call 410-827-7900.
Sept. 10 All-you-can-eat crab feast, barbecue sandwiches, corn on the cob, side salads and beer, 5 to 8:30 p.m., in Corbaley Hall at Our Mother of Sorrows, 301 Homewood Ave., Centreville. Tickets: $40 in advance; $50 at the door. Call 410-827-8357.
Family Fun Night
Sept. 10 The Town of Centreville will show “Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens” at the Centreville Wharf, 101 Water Way, at 8 p.m. From 5–7 p.m. a kids fishing derby will be held. Popcorn, ice cream and soft drinks will be sold. Prizes will be given for the best dressed Star Wars character. Call 410-758-1180 for information.
Crumpton VFD Breakfast
Sept. 11 All-you-can-eat breakfast, 7:30 to 10:30 a.m., at the Crumpton Volunteer Fire Department, 300 Third St., Crumpton. Adults, $9; children 6 to 12, $4; and children five and under eat free
Sept. 11 Join the military history discussion group at Kent Island Library, 1 p.m. Free. From the Roman phalanx to ongoing conflicts in the Middle East, the group will discuss history leading to war, tactics and equipment, as well as share personal knowledge and memorabilia. This month’s focus: Korea. If you have a map, bring it. Call 410-643-8161 for information.
Salute to Heroes
Sept. 11 The annual 9/11 Salute to Heroes memorial takes place at 6 p.m. at The Jetty, featuring speakers, music, firefighters and a toast to those who died responding the the 9/11 attacks. All are welcome.
Sept. 12 Coloring and crafts for sixth- through 12th-graders, 5 p.m., featuring Doctor Who, Star Wars, Harry Potter and anime, at the Kent Island Library. Free.
Queen Anne’s Chorale
Sept. 12 Open rehearsal for new singers, 7 to 9 p.m., Centreville United Methodist Church, Centreville. No audition; singers of all voice parts are welcome. New singers should arrive at 6:30 p.m. for orientation. Reception will follow.
Chester River Chorale
Sept. 12 Join the Chester River Chorale for its 18th season of song. Practice begins at 6 p.m. in Heron Point;s Wesley Hall. No auditions. Dues are $50 for adults; students free.
Sept. 13 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.
Read to Rover
Sept. 13 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 p.m. Call 410-643-8161 to register for a 10-minute slot.
Sept. 13 Book Lovers Social and Book Share, 7 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville, second Tuesdays, for ages 13 and up. Come prepared to talk about your favorite reads while enjoying light refreshments. All genres welcome.
Sept. 14 Pokemon Go: Info and Adventure for parents and children 4:30 to 6 p.m., at Kent Island Library (a Pokestop). Discuss the game then head to Historic Stevensville to play the game and hit some local Pokestops and the gym. Parental involvement and registration is required. Register at calendar.qaclibrary.org or call 410-6438161. Free.
Read to Rover
Sept. 15 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 p.m. Call 410-643-8161 to register for a 10-minute slot.
Preschool Story Time
Sept. 16 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.
Sept. 16 MOPS (Mothers of PreSchoolers) and MomsNext Group forming at Wye Bible Church, 9:15 to 11:30 a.m. Breakfast, encouraging speakers, small group discussion and free child care at each meeting. Call 410827-6650.
Sept. 16 Fried chicken dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., at American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-8278182.
Crab Cake & Fried Shrimp
Sept. 16 Broiled crab cake and fried shrimp dinner, 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Bay Country Moose Family Center, Queenstown, $15. Call 410-827-7900.
Sept. 16 Beef or turkey sandwiches 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.
Sept. 17 Symphony Village Outreach Program Inc. hosts its sixth annual Artisans Fair, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., in the clubhouse, 100 Symphony Way, Centreville. Thirty artisans expected to offer their handcrafted creations for sale. Box lunches available. Free admission. Call 410758-3194 for information.
Ribs & Chicken
Sept. 17 Kent Island Estates favorite barbecue dinner of ribs or chicken with two sides, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the community hall, next to United Communities Volunteer Fire Deaprtment, Romancoke. Half a chicken, $9. Half a rack of ribs, $11. Call Dick Sells at 410-643-0411.
Out of the Darkness Walk
Sept. 17 Mid-Shore Out of the Darkness Walk for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Chesapeake Heritage Center, Chester. Music, refreshments, face painting, activities in remembrance of those who died by suicide and more. Check in begins at 3 p.m.; walk begins at 4:30 p.m. Details and preregistration: http://afsp. donordrvie.com/event/ midshore. Questions: 410643-7674.
Wet & Wild Auction
Sept. 17 Wet & Wild Auction to benefit Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center, 6 to 9 p.m., at CBEC’s Education Building, 600 Discovery Lane, Grasonville. Tickets: $100 per person. For information or tickets, go to bayrestoration.org/auction or call 410-827-6694.
Sept. 18 All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, 8 to 11 a.m., at the Kent Island Elks Lodge No. 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Adults, $8; children 12 and under, $4. Call 410-643-2221.
Corsica River Day
Sept. 18 Learn about the efforts to preserve the Corsica River and enjoy family fun, food and live music, noon to 4 p.m., at the Corsica River Yacht Club, 589 Conquest Road in Centreville. Family entertainment with environmental activities and exhibits along with pony rides, petting zoo, fishing derby, and crafts for children. Local vendors will serve food including barbecue and sweet treats. Call 410-6042100 or visit www.corsicariverconservancy.org. Free.
Sept. 18 Turkey shoot at the Kent Island Elks Lodge No. 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Sig up by noon; shoot begins at 1 p.m. Call 410-643-2221.
Grasonville VFD Golf Tournament
Sept. 19 Grasonville Volunteer Fire Department’s annual golf tournament, 9 a.m., Prospect Bay Country Club. Register on Eventbrite or call the firehouse for details, 410-827-8100.
Afterschool Snack Club
Sept. 19 Children ages 6 to 16 learn how to make “Edible Animals” out of fruit and veggies, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., with Kent Island High School teacher Rob Glass, a Jamie Oliver food ambassador. Register by calling 410-643-8161 or go to calendar.qaclibrary.org. Free.
Chester River Chorale
Sept. 19 Chester River Chorale practice begins at 6 p.m. in Heron Point;s Wesley Hall. No auditions. Dues are $50 for adults; students free.
Sept. 20 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.
Sept. 21 Monthly book club for second- to sixth-graders, 4 p.m., Kent Island Library. Discussion: “The One and Only Ivan” by K.A. Applegate. Register at calendar. qaclibrary.org or call 410643-8161. At 4:30 pm, other ages (including siblings) are welcome to participate in the craft, activity and snack. Free.
Sept. 23 Meatloaf dinner, 4 to 7 p.m., at the Crumpton Volunteer Fire Department, 300 Third St., Crumpton. Adults, $12; children 6 to 12, $5; and children 5 and under eat free. Proceeds benefit the Auxiliary.
Sept. 23 Seafood platter, 5 to 7 p.m., at American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-8278182.
Barbecued Ribs, Grilled Chicken
Sept. 23 Barbecued ribs and grilled chicken dinner, 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Bay Country Moose Family Center, Queenstown, $12. Call 410827-7900.