March 24 Story time for ages 2 to 5 with an adult, 9:45 a.m and 10:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Read, sing and play while developing literacy skills. Free.
March 24 Steamed shrimp dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-8278182.
March 24 Ham and fried oysters at the Bay Country Moose Lodge, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Price is $17.
March 24 Veal parmesan or chicken marsala with sides, salad bar and dessert, 6 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410-643-2221.
March 25 Pit ham, pit beef and oyster luncheon, 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., VFW Post 7464. Meal costs $9 per selection and includes sides. Boardwalk fries available, $3. Bake sale. Call 410-827-8194.
March 25 Kent Island Estates presents its “fabulous” Italian night, 6 to 8 p.m., at the clubhouse, $8. Enjoy an assortment of pasta dishes, salad, Italian bread and desserts. Kids under 10 admitted free. Kids meals and activities available. Visit www.kentislandestates.com.
March 25 Join the Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department for an evening of wine samplings and local flavors, 7 to 10 p.m., at the firehouse, 1610 Main St., Chester. Tickets: $65 per person in advance; $75 per person at the door. Go to www.kivfdevents.com.
March 25 Does your Lego town need some new residents? Bring in any Lego minifigure to the Kent Island Library to exchange with the library or another collector, all day. Open to all ages. Free.
March 25 Country Crafts Guild hosts Spring Arts and Crafts Show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Rock Hall Fire House. Admission is $2. Benefits the Rock Hall Volunteer Fire Department. Children under 10 are admitted free. The show will feature juried artisans, lunch and bake sale.
March 26 Spaghetti and Muttballs dinner to benefit Animal Resource Foundation, 4 to 7 p.m., at the Kent Island American Legion, Stevensville. Advance tickets: $12 for adults, $8 for children 10 and under. Tickets at the door: $15 for adults, $10 for children 10 and under. For tickets, call 410-643-8700.
March 27 Activity night for sixth- to 12th graders, 5 to 6 p.m., Kent Island Branch Library. Pizza provided. Free.
March 28 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.
March 28 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.
March 29 Queen Anne’s County Quilt Guild meets, 7 p.m., in the social hall at Immanuel United Methodist Church, corner of School House Lane and Main Street, Grasonville. Call 410-913-7110.
March 30 Free workshop, “10 Ways to be an Effective Advocate for Your Child at School,” will provide useful knowledge and tips to assist advocating for your child with a 504 plan or and IEP, 6 to 8 p.m., at the Queen Anne’s County Free Library, Centreville. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or 410-758-3693.
March 31 Story time for ages 2 to 5 with an adult, 9:45 a.m and 10:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Read, sing and play while developing literacy skills. Free.
March 31 Ham and oyster dinner, 4 to 7 p.m., at the Ruthsburg Community Center. Menu includes ham, fried oysters, chicken salad, potato salad, sole slaw, green beans, stewed tomatoes, rolls and beverage. Desserts available for purchase. Adults, $25; children 6 to 12, $10. For advance tickets, call 419-7580923.
March 31 Catfish dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-827-8182.
March 31 Spiced, steamed shrimp with sides, salad bar and dessert, 6 to 8 p.m., Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Call 410-643-2221.
March 31 Congressman Andy Harris will hold a town hall meeting from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Todd Performing Arts Center at Chesapeake College, 1000 College Circle, Wye Mills. For questions or concerns, contact Harris’ office at 202225-5311.
March 31 Grasonville Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary will hold a children’s bingo, $5, at 6:30 p.m. Parents must stay with kids. Food and drinks available for purchase. Contact Jena Anthony at 443-4960944 for advance ticket sales.
April 1 Construction story time for families, 10:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Library. Stories and a craft. Free.
April 1 Fire Trucks and Ducks Sportsman’s Bash, sponsored by Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department and Ducks Unlimited, 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., at the firehouse, 1610 Main St., Chester. Food and beer included. Cash bar. Entry ticket and raffle, $50. Raffle only, $25.
April 1 Easter egg hunt and activities, 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., at American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Lunch served 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., children 12 and under free, adults $3. Easter egg hunt, 1 p.m. DNR K-9 exhibition, 1:30 to 2:3o p.m. Pony rides, cupcake decorating, moon bounce, face painting and visits with the Easter Bunny.
April 2 An all-you-can-eat breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m., VFW Post 7464 on VFW Avenue in Grasonville. Adults, $8; children under 12, $4. Call 410-8278194.
April 2 The Harlem Rockets take on the Chesapeake All Stars, 4 p.m., Kent Island High School, sponsored by Kent Island and Bayside elementary schools PTAs, Buy tickets at www.chesapeakeallstars. eventbrite.com.
April 4 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.
April 4 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 410-6438161 to register for a 10-minute slot.
April 4 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.
April 5 AARP Chapter 677 meets at noon at the Grasonville VFW. Call 410-643-3807.
April 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.
April 6 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 410-6438161 to register for a 10-minute slot.
April 6 Garden Garden at Harbor View group meets the first Thursday, 7 p.m., at Galilee Lutheran Church, 1934 Harbor View Dr., Chester. Help organize a community garden. New ideas welcome.
April 7 Spaghetti dinner and silent auction, 6 to 8 p.m., at American Legion Post 278, 800 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Tickets: ages 11 and up, $8; seniors 65 and up, $6; kids ages 5 to 10, $6. Proceeds help send Boy Scouts from Troop 278 to camp.
April 8 Children in kindergarten through grade six are invited to join artist Candice Liccione of Wye River Designs to create a mosaic butterfly, 3 to 4 p.m., at the Kent Island Library. 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 Library.
April 8 Price Community Club sponsors an all-you-can-eat ham and oyster supper, 3 to 6:30 p.m., at the Price Community Center, 121 Rabbit Hill Road, Price. Menu: oysters, ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, fruit salad, cole slaw and rolls. Adults and carryouts, $25. Children under 12, $8. Bake table available. Proceeds benefit the renovation fund for the center. Call 410758-2069.
April 10 Creative writing workshop for ninth- to 12th-graders, 6 p.m., Kent Island Library.
April 11 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.
April 12 Queen Anne’s County Recreation offers egg hunt, games, Easter crafts and face painting, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Matapeake Clubhouse. Egg hunt age groups: birth to 3, 5 to 7 and 8 to 12. Cost: $3 in advance or $5 day of; register online at parksnrec. org or call 410-758-0848, ext. 2709.
April 12 Learn the basic folding design for corner bookmarks, then use colored paper, markers, scissor and glue to embellish, 10 a.m., for all ages, Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville. Free.