Oct. 14 Fried oyster dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-827-8182.
Oct. 14 Fried chicken and dumplings dinner, 6 to 7:30 p.m., at Bay Country Moose Family Center, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, $12. Karaoke with DJ Neal. Call 410827-7900.
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 Presentation on “Innocence Stolen: Protecting Out Children Online,” by Vince DeVivo of the U.S. Attorney’s Office, at 9:30 a.m. at the Queen Anne’s County Library in Centreville. Sponsored by Willing Women With a Purpose. Topics: social networking, cyber bullying, sexting and internet predators.
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.
Toy & Train Show
Oct. 15 Toy and train show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sudlersville Fire House. New and used items, all scales, operating layouts, including Thomas and Friends. Door prizes. Food available for purchase. Admission: $5 for adults; kids under 15 admitted free with paying adult. Proceeds benefit the Sudlersville Railroad Museum. Call 302-2704786.
Oct. 15 Weird but True Trivia and a snack, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Branch Library, 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 Library, 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.
Oct. 15 Queen Anne’s County Democratic Fall Dinner, 6 to 9 p.m., at the Symphony village Clubhouse, Centreville. Tickets: $50 per person in advance. Contact fvlee@ verizon.net or 410-8270579.
Parents Night Out
Oct. 15 Kids will enjoy a variety of games, an outdoor movie and other activites while parents are out on the town, 6 to 10 p.m., at the Kramer Center, Centreville. Cost: $20. Register at parksnrec. org.
Oct. 16 The sixth annual Al’s Run, 8:30 a.m., at Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold. Benefits Al Cantello Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund.
Sheriff’s Office Open House
Oct. 16 Queen Anne’s County Sheriff’s Office open house, noon to 3 p.m., 505 Railroad Ave., Centreville. K-9 and SWAT demonstrations, tours, fames for kids, prescription drop off, child i.d. kits, safety seat checks and more. Free.
Oct. 16 Turkey shoot, 1 p.m., at the Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call or sign up by noon, 410-6432221.
Crab & Shrimp Feast
Oct. 16 All-you-can-eat crab and steamed shrimp feast, 1 to 4 p.m., at the Bay Country Moose. Menu included allyou-can-eat steamed shrimp and crabs, hot dogs, cole slaw, baked beans, draft beer and soda. Cost: $40 poer person. Call 410-827-7900.
Oct. 17 Regional flu clinic, sponsored by the Queen Anne’s County Health Department, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department. Free flu vaccinations for all ages.
Oct. 17 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.
Afterschool Snack Club
Oct. 17 Children ages 6 to 16 learn how to make “spider snacks” with Ritz crckers, peanut butter, pretzels and raisins, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., with Kent Island High School teacher Rob Glass, a Jamie Oliver food ambassador. Register by calling 410643-8161 or go to calendar. qaclibrary.org. Free.
Oct. 18 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.
Crabs for a Cure
Oct. 18 Crab feast and silent auction, 6 p.m., Harris Crab House and Seafood Restaurant, $90 per person, benefits Bosom Buddies Charities.
Oct. 19 Monthly book club for second- to sixth-graders, 4 p.m., Kent Island Library. Discussion: “The Show Must Go On” by Katie Klise. 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.
Oct. 20 Pit beef fundraiser, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., in the Kmart parking lot next to Rita’s Ice, benefits the Queen Anne’s Anti-Bullying Committee. Sandwich, chips and drink for $9 each, cash or check only. Call Vince Radosta, 301-633-9944, for tickets or information.
KI Farmers Market
Oct. 20 Kent Island Farmers Market, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., at Christ Church, 830 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Meat, dairy, eggs, fish, bread, olives and olive oil, local honey, fruit, vegetables and more.
Oct. 21 Fried chicken dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-8278182.
Oct. 21 Meat loaf dinner, 6 to 7:30 p.m., at Bay Country Moose Family Center, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, $12. Call 410-827-7900.
Oct. 21 Pork loin 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. 22 Fall clothing giftaway, 7 a.m. to noon, at Wye Bible Church, 115 Narnia Dr., Grasonville. Clothing donations accepted in advance. Call 410-827-6650 or email email@example.com for information or to donate clothes.
Clothing Give Away
Oct. 22 Free children’s clothing, sizes newborn to 6X, 9 a.m., at Kent Island United Methodist Church, Chester.
Saturday Story Time
Oct. 22 Story time for the entire family, 10 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Focus: Pumpkins and more. Stories with a craft or game encouraging lifelong love of reading and learning will be shared. Free.
Oct. 22 Families are invited to the Kent Island Branch Library, 2 p.m., to watch “Halloweentown” (1 hour 24 minutes). Snacks and blankets will be provided, but you can bring your own too. Costumes encouraged. Prizes at intermission. Free.
Bull & Oyster Roast
Oct. 22 A bull and oyster roast to benefit the Grasonville Volunteer Fire Department, 2 to 6 p.m., at the Grasonville VFW, 203 VFW Avenue. Adults, $40; children 6 to 12, $15. Children 5 and under are admitted free. Music by D.J. James Duff. Call 410-827-8100 or 410-8274847 for tickets.
Craft Beer Fest
Oct. 22 Craft Beer Fest, 2 to 5 p.m., at Fisherman’s Crab Deck, 116Main St., Grasonville, to benefit Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department. Craft beer, ciders, food, door prizes, music by Al Wysong and cash bar. Advance tickets, $35; at the door, $40. Order tickets online at www.kivfdevents. com.
Parents Night Out
Oct. 22 Kids will enjoy a variety of games, an outdoor movie and other activities while parents are out on the town, 6 to 10 p.m., at the Matapeake Clubhouse, Stevensville. Cost: $20. Register at parksnrec.org.
Oct. 22 USO dinner dance, 6:30 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Tickets: $20 per person, includes beef and beer with music by Neal and Faith. WWII, Korea, Vietnam military and civilian period attire welcome; prizes to be awarded.
Oct. 23 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. 24 Creative writing workshop for ninth- to 12thgraders, 6 p.m., Kent Island Library.
Oct. 25 Special Hollween 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. 25 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. 26 Regional flu clinic, sponsored by the Queen Anne’s County Health Department, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the health department in Centreville. Free flu vaccinations for all ages.