Preschool Story Time
Sept. 30 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. 30 Pot roast dinner, 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Bay Country Moose Family Center, Queenstown, $12. Call 410827-7900.
Sept. 30 Prime rib 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. 20 Half a chicken with choice of two sides and dessert, $12, at Romancoke Clubhouse, 229 Allegany Road, Stevensville, 6 to 8 p.m. Bar and grill also open.
Oct. 1 Buffet breakfast, 8 to 10:30 a.m., Grasonville Community Center, $10. Benefits the community center. Call 410490-9459 for information.
Oct. 1 Queenstown community yard sale, 9 a.m. to noon, in the Town Hall parking lot, 7013 Main St. Part of proceeds benefit the Queenstown VFD. At least 25 families participating. Rain date: Oct. 2.
Hot Dog Grill
Oct. 1 Rommel’s Ace Home Center’s annual Hot Dog Grill, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., to benefit Animal Resource Foundation, at the store, 364 Thompson Creek Mall, Stevensville. Hot dog, chips and a drink for $4. Other food items and bake table available. Rain or shine. All proceeds go to ARF.
Oct. 2 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.
Oct. 2 Turkey shoot, 1 p.m., at the Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call or sign up by noon, 410-6432221.
Oct. 4 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.
Oct. 4 The League of Women Voters of Queen Anne’s County will hold a public forum on the by district voting straw poll at 6:30 p.m. at the Sudlersville Senior Center.
Oct. 5 AARP Chapter 677 will meet at noon at the Grasonville VFW. Call 410-643-3807.
Oct. 5 Activity night for sixth- to 12th graders, 5 to 6 p.m., Kent Island Branch Library. Pizza provided. Free.
Wiggle Giggle Story Time
Oct. 6 Story time for ages 2 to 5 with an adult, 10:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Focus on apples. Read, sing and play while developing literacy skills. Free.
Oct. 6 Parkinson’s Support Group, 4 p.m., at Christ United Methodist Church, 401 High St., Chestertown. RSVP requested, 410-7780911.
Oct. 6 Keep Calm and Stress Less, the first of a threepart series for teens, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Kent Island branch of the Queen Anne’s County Library. Learn stretching, breathing techniques and coping skills to deal with pressures of school, social situations and planning for college or work. Focus on yoga. Register by calling 410-643-8161.
Oct. 6 Eastern Shore Treasure Club meets the first Thursday at Kent Island American Legion Post 278, Stevensville, 7:30 p.m. This is a metal detecting club. All are welcome. Info: 410-643-5176.
Oct. 7 Stuffed flounder with sides, salad bar and dessert, 6 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410-643-2221.
Oct. 7, 9 Rummage sale, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Adventist Community Services Center, 208 Medical Center Road, Grasonville. Clothing, purses, knick-knacks, household items, Christmas items, toys and more. Proceeds go toward client assistance.
Yard Sale & Vendor Fair
Oct. 8 Fall yard sale and vendor fair, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., 300 Abruzzi Dr., Chester, beside Five Guys and Sweet Frog. Proceeds benefit Chesapeake Cats and Dogs Tree of Life Pet Sanctuary. Adoptable animals on site. Contact 410-643-9955 for information.
Oct. 8 Kennard Alumni Association’s annual fish fry, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church, Church Hill. Fish dinners, $12; chicken dinners, $10. Drinks and desserts available for purchase.
Oct. 8 Chicken barbecue, 11 a.m. until sold out, at Ingleside Community Center, to benefit St. Paul’s United Methodist Church. Meals are $10 each, carry-out or eat-in, and include half a chicken, green beans, scalloped potatoes and a roll. Half chicken only, $6.
Oct. 8 Celebration to honor Vietnam veterans, noon to midnight, at the Kent Island American Legion, Post 278, Stevensville. Food booths, beer trucks, activities for all ages, bands, information vendors, bike and classic car shows, camping, bonfires and more. Call 410643-2728.
Oct. 8 Queen Anne’s County Sheriff’s Office open house, noon to 3 p.m., at 505 Railroad Ave., Centreville. K-9 demo, scavenger hunt, SWAT demo, games for kids, tours, prescription drop off, child identification kits, child safety checks and more.
Oct. 8 Enjoy a walk on Terrapin Park Nature Trail to the beach to observe the sunset over the Chesapeake Bay, 6 p.m. Bring a flashlight. After dark, venture back to socialize and enjoy refreshments. Cost: $3 in advance, $5 day of walk. Register at parksnrec.org.
Oct. 9 Turkey shoot, 1 p.m., at the Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call or sign up by noon, 410-6432221.
Oct. 9 Fall Festival, including games, a hayride, dinner and a bonfire, 3 to 8 p.m., at Wye Bible Church, 115 Narnia Drive, Grasonville. Children’s games start at 3. Bonfire and dinner at 5. Bring a blanket or lawn chairs, bug spray and lanterns or flashlights. For more information, go to www.wyebiblechurch.com.
Crumpton VFD Breakfast
Oct. 9 All-you-can-eat breakfast and fire prevention open house 7:30–10:30 a.m., 300 Third St., Crumpton. Menu: sausage, bacon, scrapple, chipped beef gravy, home fried potatoes, scrambled eggs, pancakes, french toast, fruit, biscuits, toast, juice and coffee. Adults, $9; kids, $4; five and under, free.
Oct. 11 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
Oct. 11 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.
Oct. 11 Book club, 7 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville, second Tuesdays, for ages 13 and up. One Maryland One Book: All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely. Register online in advance for a chance to win a copy of the book.
Oct. 12 Upper Shore Regional Job Fair, 2 to 6 p.m., Talbot Community Center, Easton. Free. For information, call 410-822-4653.
Wiggle Giggle Story Time
Oct. 13 Story time for ages 2 to 5 with an adult, 10:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Focus on pumpkins. Read, sing and play while developing literacy skills. Free.
Read to Rover
Oct. 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.
Oct. 13 League of Women Voters of Queen Anne’s County holds a public forum on the by district voting straw poll at 6:30 p.m. at the Kent Island branch of Queen Anne’s County Library.
Oct. 14 Shrimp scampi with sides, salad bar and dessert, 6 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410+643-2221.
Oct. 15 Free one-hour yoga session, 10 a.m., on the courthouse lawn, Centreville, led by Phyllis Johnston, during the farmers market. Bring a towel or yoga mat.
Oct. 15 Weird but True Trivia and a snack, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Branch Librar y, for secondto sixth-graders.
Oct. 15 Use addition, subtraction, multiplication and division skills to solve math puzzles using decks of cards from the 24 game, 2:30 p.m., at the Kent Island Libary, for grades three to seven. Free.
Oct. 15 Crab feast, 4 to 9 p.m., at the Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Includes crabs, buffet and draft beer. Gaming tables and cash bar available. Musical entertainment. Tickets $40 per person; $20 for kids 12 and under. Call 410643-2221.