Feb. 10 Safe Harbor Presbyterian Church in Stevensville hosts a Red Cross blood drive, 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call the church office to sign up: 410-604-1700 or go to www. redrossblood.org and use sponsor: safeharbor. All presenting donors receive a $5 Amazon gift code.
Feb. 10 Sudlersville Volunteer Fire Co. Auxiliary sub sale, pick up from 6 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the fire house. Six-inch cold cut, ham or turkey sub with chips and drink, $7. Deadline to order: Feb. 7. Call or text Cathy, 410-725-9576, or Stacy, 443-262-6547.
Feb. 10 Soft crab dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-827-8182.
Feb. 10 Spaghetti dinner and Chinese auction, 6 to 7 p.m., at Ruthsburg Community Center. Adults, $10; children under 10, $5. Iced tea and lemonade included. Bring your own adult beverage.
Feb. 10 Valentine’s Day special: fried chicken and dumplings at the Bay Country Moose Lodge, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Price is $10. Music by The Jones Boys.
Feb. 10 Stuffed meatballs and spaghetti, salad bar and dessert, 6 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410-643-2221.
Feb. 10 Homemade soup night, 6 to 8 p.m., at Kent Island Estates clubhouse. Prepare a soup to share or just come savor the assortment. New KI Estates residents and kids eat free; others, $5. Cash bar. Register soup by calling 410-643-0895.
Feb. 11 Children in kindergarten through grade six are invited to join artist Jen Fisher to create a clay wall vase, 2 to 4 p.m., at the Kent Island Librar y. Techniques for clay scoring and pinching will be used. Registration required. Call 410-643-8161. Free. Saturday Art series funded in part by the Queen Anne’s County Arts Council and the Friends of the Librar y.
Feb. 11 Find a large selction of value-priced treasures at the Penny Party at Immaculate Conception Parish Hall, 522 Main St., Marydel. Penny, nickel, dime, quarter, 50 cent, $1 and $5 tables. Admission of $1 gives you 100 bids. Doors open at 5 p.m. Party starts at 6. Bake table and refreshments available.
Feb. 12 Queen Anne’s County Centre for the Arts hosts an afternoon of music, dancing and refreshments, 2 to 4 p.m. Free for seniors over 55, but registration requested. Music by Jack and Tracy Wilson. RSVP by calling 410-758-2520.
Feb. 13 Students of all ages are invited to stop in at the Kent Island Library after school for Valentine Watercolors, 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Paint a paper doily for your Valentine. Free.
Feb. 13 Creative writing workshop for ninth- to 12th-graders, 6 p.m., Kent Island Librar y.
Feb. 14 Story time for children birth to 24 months with an adult caregiver, 10:30 a.m., Kent Island Library. Story, rhymes, songs and playtime. Free.
Feb. 14 Good Griefers Widows/ Widowers meet at 1 p.m. at Oyster Cove Clubhouse, Kent Narrows for Valentine’s Party. Bring your favorite dish for potluck. For directions or ride, call Bente at 202-294-1110.
Feb. 14 Bingo at the Bay Country Moose Lodge in Queenstown. Doors open at 6 p.m.; games start at 7. Contact Crystal Sipes at 410-739-6038.
Feb. 15 Students in grades 2-6 meet 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. at the Kent Island Library to discuss “The 13-Story Treehouse” by Andy Griffiths. Register in advance and pick up copy of book to keep. At 5 p.m., other ages (including siblings) are welcome to participate in the craft, activity, and snack. Free. Register online or by calling 410-643-8161.
Feb. 16 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.
Feb. 17 Story time for ages 2 to 5 with an adult, 10:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Read, sing and play while developing literacy skills. Special stories about love and friendship to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Free.
Feb. 17 Fried chicken dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410827-8182.
Feb. 17 Barbecue ribs at the Bay Country Moose Lodge, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Price is $12.
Feb. 17 Fried chicken with sides, salad bar and dessert, 6 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410-643-2221.
Feb. 18 African American Heritage Family Festival, 4 p.m., Kennard Cultural Heritage Center, 410 Little Kidwell Ave., Centreville. Honoring local legends. Exhibits, music, dance and more. Tickets: $10 for adults, $5 for ages 6 to 12; under 6 admitted free. Proceeds benefit Kennard Alumni Scholarship Fund. Refreshments for sale.
Feb. 18 Join Chester River Chorale for a fundraiser with a roaring ‘20s theme at 7 p.m. “Sammy Sent Me” is the password to get into the Speakeasy at 323 High St., Chestertown — also known as Bad Alfred’s Distilling. Tickets: $75. Order by Feb. 3 at Chester River Chorale, P.O. Box 461, Chestertown, MD 21620.
Feb. 19 All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, 8 to 11 a.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Adults, $8; children 12 and under, $4. Call 410-6432221.
Feb. 19 Girl Scouts of Service Unit 88 invite family and friends to World Thinking Day, 2 to 4 p.m., at Kent Island American Legion Post 278, Stevensville. This year’s theme is “Grow.” Cost: $6 per person and a non-perishable food item for passport, patch and a beverage. Patches only: $2 each. Food donations go to Safe Harbor Church and Calvary Asbury UMC. Registration due by Feb. 8.
Feb. 19 Longaberger basket bingo at the Sudlersville Volunteer Fire Co., 203 N. Church St., Sudlersville, to benefit Queen Anne’s County High School Band Boosters. Doors open at noon; games begin at 1 p.m. Tickets: $20 in advance, $25 at the door; price includes 20 bingo games and one door prize ticket. Refreshments available. For tickets or information, call Lillian Kirby, 410-708-1230, or email Leigh Dean at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feb. 21 Gaming and programming laptop free play, 2:45 to 4 p.m., at Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville. Free. Call 410643-8161.
Feb. 21 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.
Feb. 21 Bingo at the Bay Country Moose Lodge in Queenstown. Doors open at 6 p.m.; games start at 7. Contact Crystal Sipes at 410-7396038.
Feb. 22 Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center Executive Director Judy Wink will lead a discussion on a fascinating yet overlooked bird — the turkey — in the Critters and Cocktails speaker series, 6:30 to 7:45 p.m., at CBEC’s education building. Cost: $8 for members, $10 for nonmembers. Appetizers at 6:30 p.m.; presentation begins at 7. Register online: bayrestoration.org/eventspage.
Feb. 23 Gaming and programming laptop free play, 2:45 to 4 p.m., at Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville. Free. Call 410643-8161.
Feb. 23 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.
Feb. 23 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.