Aug. 4 National Night Out community block party, 6 to 8 p.m., Grasonville Community Center. Entertainment includes Gospel DJ A Spiritual Touch, rhythm and blues band Evolution Orange and mime ministry. There will be face painting, a kid’s corner, photo booth, moon bounce, exhibits, food and more. Free.
Aug. 4 Steak dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-827-8182.
Aug. 4 Steamed shrimp dinner at the Bay Country Moose Lodge, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Price is $14. Call 410827-7900.
Aug. 4 Spiced shrimp with two sides and dessert, $10, at Romancoke Clubhouse, 229 Allegany Road, Stevensville, 6 to 8 p.m. Grill and bar also available.
Aug. 5 Lego scavenger hunt and free build, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., sponsored by the Kent Island branch library and Historic Stevensville Arts and Entertainment District. Visit the library to pick up a scavenger hunt passport and build with Lego blocks. Then visit participating shops in the historic district to find Lego letters. When you’ve found enough to spell a word, bring the completed form back to the library to be entered to win a Lego prize. Free. More information at calendar.qaclibrary.org.
Aug. 5 Fourth annual peach festival, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Godfrey Farm Market, 302 Leager Road in Sudlersville. Free admission and parking. Food and other vendors. Car and tractor show. Zucchini derby. For information, call 410-438-3509 or visit www. godfreysfarm.com.
Aug. 5 Free children’s movie, “Moana,” sponsored by Historic Stevensville Arts and Entertainment District and Davy Dance Academy, on the lawn at the Cray House, Stevensville. Seating begins at 7:45 p.m.; movie starts at 8:15 p.m. Snowballs for sale. Bring your own blanket or lawn chair.
Aug. 5 Family movie night at Route 18 Park. “Sing” begins at dusk. Bring your own blanket or lawn chair. Free.
Aug. 6 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.
Aug. 7 Do you have a lot of Pokémon cards and would you like to know how to play? Come to the Kent Island branch of the Queen Anne’s County Library, 2:30 to 4 p.m. to learn and play with the Pokémon Trading Card Game Club. For all ages. Some math and reading skills are used to play the game. Younger children are welcome to visit with an adult. Club is hosted by Jennie Wicker. For more information, contact her at email@example.com. Free.
Aug. 7 Creative writing workshop for ninth- to 12th-graders, 6 p.m., Kent Island Library.
Aug. 7-11 “Upward Bound” Vacation Bible School, 9 a.m. to noon, Safe Harbor Presbyterian Church, 931 Love Pt. Road, Stevensville, for age 5 through fifth grade. Register at www.safeharborpca.org or call the church office, 410604-1700.
Aug. 7-12 Queen Anne’s County 4-H Fair, 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily at the 4-H Park. Shows, exhibits, entertainment and food daily. Opening ceremonies at 6:45 p.m. Monday. Farm family recognition at 6:45 p.m. Wednesday. Rodeo at 5 p.m. Saturday. Admission is $2 per person Monday through Friday, $3 on Saturday.
Aug. 10 Moana story time and movement with Davy Dance Academy, for ages 18 months to 5 years with a caregiver, 10:30 a.m., at Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville. Read stories and explore movement about your favorite characters from Moana. Create a special art project to take home. Free.
Aug. 10 Kent Island Farmers Market, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., at Christ Church, 830 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Ready-made meals, eggs, milk, meat, seafood, bread, olives and olive oil, local honey, fruit, vegetables and more. Gluten free and vegan items available.
Aug. 11 Fried chicken and dumplings dinner at the Bay Country Moose Lodge, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Price is $12. Karaoke with DJ Neal at 8 p.m. Call 410-827-7900.
Aug. 12 MSSA Youth Fishing Derby, sponsored by the Kent Island Fishermen and Kent Island Estates Community Association in memory of Jon Bupp, at Romancoke Pier, for ages 3 to 16. Registration at 8 a.m. Derby from 9 to 11 a.m. Refreshments and prizes, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Kent Island American Legion. Participants must be accompanied by a parent or adult. Bring your own
Aug. 13 All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet and bake sale, 7:30 to 10:30 a.m., Crumpton Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary, 300 Third St.. Adults, $9; ages 6 to 12, $4; children 5 and under, free. Menu: sausage, bacon, scrapple, chipped beef gravy, home fried potatoes, scrambled eggs, pancakes, French toast, fruit, biscuits, toast, juice and coffee.
Aug. 14-17 Eastern Shore Baptist Church, 119 Station Lane, Grasonville, presents “Fixer Upper” Vacation Bible School, 6:45 to 8 p.m., for students from kindergarten through sixth grade. Free transportation available.
Aug. 15 Good Griefers Widows/ Widowers group meets for lunch at 1 p.m. at the Narrows Restaurant. Questions or need a ride? Call Bente at 202-294-1110.
Aug. 15 Super cruise-in car show featuring the Kent Island Cruisers at Rita’s Italian Ice, 5 to 8 p.m., to benefit Driving Away Cancer, an effort formed by Kathy and Don Trotter to replace caregiver chairs at the Geaton and JoAnn DeCessaris Cancer Institute at Anne Arundel Medical Center. Donations welcome.
Aug. 17 Kent Island Farmers Market, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., at Christ Church, 830 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Ready-made meals, eggs, milk, meat, seafood, bread, olives and olive oil, local honey, fruit, vegetables and more. Gluten free and vegan items available.
Aug. 17 Queen Anne’s County Arts Council presents the Chesapeake Sons, 7 p.m., at Hemingway’s, Pier One Road, Stevensville, part of the Thursdays in the Park concert series. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket. Food and beverages available for sale. Free; donations welcome.
Aug. 18 Preschoolers, ages 2 to 5 with a caregiver, may enjoy books, music, coloring and developmentally appropriate toys during an hour of unstructured social time in the meeting room, 10:30 a.m., at Kent Island Library. Free.
Aug. 18 Fried chicken dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-8278182.
Aug. 18 Steak and potato dinner at the Bay Country Moose Lodge, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Price is $15. Call 410827-7900.
Aug. 21 View the solar eclipse on the lawn of the Kent Island Branch Libray, for all ages. The library will give out 100 pairs of solar eclipse viewing glasses, first come, first served. Free. Aug. 21 Afterschool Snack Club, 4:30 p.m., at the Kent Island Library for ages 6 to 16. Make and eat a healthy snack with teacher Rob Glass, a Jamie Oliver food ambassador. Note: This month’s snack is bananas; ingredients include berries and bananas. An alternative will be provided for those with allergies. Register online or by calling 410-6438161. Free.
Aug. 21 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.
Aug. 24 Kent Island Farmers Market, 3:30 to 6:30 p.m., at Christ Church, 830 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Ready-made meals, eggs, milk, meat, seafood, bread, olives and olive oil, local honey, fruit, vegetables and more. Gluten free and vegan items available.
Aug. 24 Kent Island Beach CleanUps “Spirit Day” at Sweet Frog frozen yogurt in Chester. The business will donate a portion of the entire day’s proceeds, open to close. If you don’t have a flier, just tell the cashier that you support KIBCU.
Aug. 24 Queen Anne’s County Arts Council presents Bobby and the Believers at 7 p.m. at the Kent Island Yacht Club, part of the Thursdays in the Park concert series. Bring your own lawn chair or blanket. Food and beverages available for sale. Free; donations welcome.
Aug. 25 Barbecued ribs dinner at the Bay Country Moose Lodge, 6154 Main St., Queenstown, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Price is $12. Karaoke with DJ Neal at 8 p.m. Call 410-827-7900.
Aug. 26 Clean up at Terrapin Park beach. Sign in at 8 a.m.; cleanup begins at 8:30 a.m. Gloves, buckets, trash bags, water provided. Bring your own reusable water bottle. For more information, find the Kent Island Beach Cleanups page on Facebook.