Oct. 27 Halloween story time and costume parade, 10:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Library, for ages 2 to 5. Story times is followed by trick-or-treat around the library in parade. Costumes encourages. Non-candy options available. Free.
Oct. 27 Pork roast dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-827-8182.
Oct. 27 Veal parmesan or meatballs and pasta 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. 27 Half a pound of steamed shrimp with two sides and dessert, $12, at the Romancoke Clubhouse, 229 Allegany Road, 6 to 8 p.m.
Oct. 27 Haunted bingo, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m., Chesapeake Bay Environmental Center. Tickets: $30, includes 20 games of bingo with cash prizes, snacks, drinks and door prize tickets. Wear a costume to win additional prizes. Homemade soups and bread for sale. For ages 21 and over. Call 410-827-6694. Oct. 28 Story time for families, 10:30 a.m., at the Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville. Free.
Oct. 28 Open house, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., United Communities Volunteer Fire Department, 9604 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Children’s costume contest, fire truck rides, games and trick or treating. The Md. State Fire Marshal’s office will have a K-9 demonstration. Free lunch offered.
Oct. 28 Lawyers Row and Courthouse Green 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Features an interactive Kids Zone, cookie contest, Idol performance contest, pumpkin painting, pumpkin bowling, bully-free puppet shows, a moon bounce and slide, face painting, a balloon twister, community arts project, and games and activities. Business and civic group tabling. Food will be sold. Rain date Sunday, Oct. 29.
Oct. 28 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.
Oct. 28 On Stage Acts of Kindness, the Kennard Alumni Association and seven local churchs in partnership present a comedy, “The Hallelujah Girls,” at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m., at Kennard Elementary School, 420 Little Kidwell Ave., Centreville. Tickets: $20. Call 410-443-3029 or 443-253-2378.
Oct. 28 Grasonville Volunteer Fire Department’s annual bull and oyster roast, 2 to 6 p.m., at the VFW, 203 VFW Avenue, Grasonville. Cost: $40; children 6 to 12, $15. Children under 5 eat for free. Money and cake wheels, raffles, 50/50. Cash bar. Free soda and beer. Music by D.J. Chris Startt. For tickets call 410-827-8100 or 410-827-4847.
Oct. 28 Raised salt painting, a scientific canvas project, for ages 8 to 12, at 2 p.m., at the Kent Island Library. Registration required; call 410643-8161. Free.
Oct. 28 Make a Difference Day chicken dinner, 4 to 6:30 p.m., American Legion Post 296, Queenstown. Adults: $12; children 6 to 12, $5. Proceeds benefit the Caring and Sharing Fund.
Oct. 28 Centreville Art Walk, 6 to 9 p.m., free. Visit galleries in Centreville, including Will Hemsley Fine Art, 100 N. Liberty St., West Gallery, 107 Lawyers Row, and the Queen Anne’s Centre for the Arts, 206 S. Commerce St. For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 28 Kent Island Cruisers host the annual Halloween Cruise-In, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Kent Island Volunteer Fire Department in Chester. More than 100 cars expected. Top 30 get trophies. Music, swap meet and even the cars will be in costume. Benefits Kent Island VFD.
Oct. 29 All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8 to 11 a.m., at the Ruthsburg Community Center. Menu: scrambled eggs, home fries, sausage gravy, chipped beef gravy, biscuits, bacon, sausage, scrapple, ham, pancakes, French toast, waffles, warm apple slices, grits, fresh fruit, pastries, juice and coffee. Adults, $10. Seniors 80 and over pay half price. Children under 10, $5.
Oct. 29 Turkey shoot, Kent Island Elks Lodge 2576, 2525 Romancoke Road, Stevensville. Sign up by noon; shoot begins at 1 p.m. Call 410-6432221 for information.
Oct. 29 Sensory friendly trick or treating for children with special needs and disabilities, 2 to 3 p.m., at Kinera Foundation, Stevensville. Crafts and games in addition to trick or treating. Trunk or treat opens to the public at 3. Activities run through 5 p.m. Snacks and drinks for sale. Music by DJ Dalton. Admission is free, but RSVP’s are required at www.kinera.org.
Oct. 30 Teen hangout, 4:30 to 6 p.m., activities determined by participants, at Kent Island Library, includes pizza. Free.
Oct. 30 Join Linda Jackson at the Kent Island Library, 6:30 to 8 p.m., for guided, silent and walking meditation. For ages 16 and up. Registration required. Go to calendar.qaclibrary.org or call 410-6438161
Oct. 31 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.
Oct. 31 Queen Anne’s County Historical Society presents Spooky Halloween House, 6 to 8 p.m., at Tucker House, 124 S. Commerce St., Centreville. Admission is free.
Oct. 31 Halloween Hot Stop, 6 to 8 p.m., at Galilee Lutheran Church, Harbor View, Chester. Free hot chocolate or hot spiced apple juice. For all ages; everyone welcome. Meet the pastor.
Oct. 31 Eastern Shore Regional College Fair, 6 to 7:30 p.m., Chesapeake College, HPAC multipurpose room, Wye Mills.
Nov. 1 Health department flu clinic, 12:30 to 6 p.m., at the Kent Island Library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville. Free.
Nov. 2 Brainstorming session for the Kent Island Library renovation and expansion project, 6:30 p.m., at the library, 200 Library Circle, Stevensville. Meet the architects; share your vision. Ideas can also be submitted by email to email@example.com.
Nov. 2 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.
Nov. 3 Read, sing and play while developing early literacy skills, 9:30 and 10:30 a.m., for ages 2 to 5, at the Kent Island branch library. Preschool story time is followed by a craft and playtime. Free.
Nov. 3 Steak dinner, 5 to 7 p.m., American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. Call 410-827-8182.
Nov. 3 & 5 Rummage sale, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Adventist Community Services Center, 208 Medical Center Road, Grasonville. Christmas items, quality clothing, purses, knick-knacks, household items, toys and more. Proceeds go toward client assistance.
Nov. 4 Craft fair, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Kent Island American Legion, 800 Romancoke Road,
Nov. 4 Services and county resources for at-risk families, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Sudlersville Middle School, 600 Charles St., Sudlersville. Hair cuts, health care, dental care, housing assistance, shelter services, veterans services and benefits, WIC program, employment services and more. Bring personal identification, birth certificates, Social Security cards, W-s, DD-214 or other pertinent documentation. Lunch provided. Transportation available, call 1-866-722-4577. For more information, call Candice Darling at 410-490-0929 or Jone Taylor at 410-758-8000.
Nov. 4 Handmade, one-of-a-kind gifts and decorations for Christmas, collectibles, boutique, attic treasures, silent auction, Christmas/gift books, gently used jewelry, baked goods, lunch. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Old Wye Church Parish Hall, 14114 Old Wye Mills Road (Rt. 662) Wye Mills. Call 410-827-8488
Nov. 4 Join Marti McGinty of Dragonfly Paddle and Fitness at 9 a.m. at Kent Island Library for a series of gentle yoga classes. Wear comfortable clothing and bring yoga mat or towel. Ages 18 to 100. No experience necessary. Register for each class at calendar. qaclibrary.org or call 410643-8161. Free.
Nov. 4 Train and toy show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Sudlersville Volunteer Fire Company, featuring model trains, new and used, all scales, toys and accessories, and operating layouts. Admission: $5; children under 15 admitted free with paying adult. Door prizes. Food available for purchase. Proceeds benefit the Sudlersville Railroad Museum. Call 302-270-4786.
Nov. 4 Does your Lego town need some new residents? Bring in any Lego minifigure to the Kent Island Library to exchange with the librar y or another collector, all day. Open to all ages. Free.