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YOGA PRACTICE, Martinak State Park Amphitheater, 137 Deep Shore Road, Denton. 8 a.m. Improve your flexibility, core development and balance. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Bring a mat or towel. Info: 410-820-1668.
TAI CHI FOR BEGINNERS, Oxford Community Center. 9 a.m. Led by Nathan Spivey, certified Bow Sim Mark Tai Chi Arts Association affiliate instructor with 40 years experience. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Cost: $75 per month or $10 per class. Drop-ins welcome. Info: 410-226-5904 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.oxfordcc.org.
MAHJONG PLAY, hosted by Blue Crab Coffee, 102 S. Fremont St., St. Michaels. 10 a.m. Sponsored by St. Michaels Community Center. Every Thursday. No charge. All skill levels invited. VETERANS’ PRAYER SERVICE,
Sts. Peter & Paul High School gymnasium, Choptank Ave., Easton. 10:15 a.m. with check-in between 9:30 and 10 a.m. Annual Veterans Prayer Service for veterans and active service members, followed by a luncheon in their honor. Interested attendees may contact social studies teacher Chris Thompson, 410-822-2275, or cthompson@ ssppeaston.org. STEADY AND STRONG CLASS,
Oxford Community Center. 10:30 a.m. A 45-minute class for adults who seek enhanced core and muscle strength, as well as better balance. Class led by Janet Pfeffer. Cost: $8 per class, $50 for 10 classes. Drop-ins welcome. Info: 410-226-5904.
SENIOR STROLL, Martinak State Park Office, 137 Deep Shore Road, Denton. 10:30 a.m. Walk with others on the paved fitness trail and complete easy exercises. Tuesdays and Thursdays.
LEGION GRILL, American Legion Talbot Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Specials and carryouts available. Info: 410-822-9138.
FALL SPEAKER SERIES, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Van Lennep Auditorium, St. Michaels. 2 p.m. Chesapeake Conservancy President and CEO Joel Dunn will discuss how emerging mapping technologies are helping improve the effectiveness and efficiency of conservation and restoration practices throughout the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Cost: $7.50 per person; 20 percent discount for CBMM members. Register online using the code SPEAKER5 for an additional discount. Info and registration: cbmm.org/fallspeaker series. PLANT CLINIC, Kent Island Farmers Market, 830 Romancoke Rd., Stevensville. 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. The University of Maryland Extension Ask a Master Gardener Plant Clinic
Program focuses on outreach education about plant and pest problems. Every second Thursday until Dec. 20.
WATERFOWL FESTIVAL, 40 S. Harrison St., and other locations in Easton. 4 to 7 p.m. Opening ceremonies, art galleries, auction, food, cocktails, music and mingling. Info: www.waterfowlfestival.org. EARLY AMERICAN HISTORY TALK, Oxford Community Center, 200 Oxford Road, Oxford. 5:30 p.m. Oxford Community Center Speaker Program welcomes Speaker Steve Goldman who will discuss the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Free admission. Cash bar available. Info: 410-226-5904, oxfordcc@veri zon.net or www.oxfordcc.org. FRIDAY, NOV. 9
AYCE BREAKFAST, American Legion Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 7 to 10 a.m. Waterfowl Festival All You Can Eat Breakfast. Full buffet with meats, potatoes, waffles, scrambled eggs and more. Info: 410-822-9138.
FRIDAY MORNING ARTISTS, Denny’s on U.S. Route 50, Easton. 8 a.m. Every Friday. All disciplines welcome. Info: 443-955-2490 or tedmueller email@example.com.
WATERFOWL FESTIVAL, 40 S. Harrison St., and other locations in Easton. 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dock Dogs, galleries, exhibits, vendors, music, food, wine and beer tastings, Yappy Hour and more. Info: www.waterfowlfestival.org.
FAMILY FOCUS FRIDAY, Talbot County YMCA, 202 Peachblossom Road, Easton. 10 to 11 a.m. Second Fridays. Join other parents and caregivers of children with mental and behavioral health challenges. Peer support and information for Mid-Shore families. This month’s discussion is “Two Minute Mindfulness: Taking Time to be Present.” Free; breakfast served. Sponsored by Maryland Coalition of Families 410-730-8267 or www.mdcoali tion.org. Info: Rachel Stoyanov 443-766-0420 or Stoyanov@md coalition.org. FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING, Main Lobby, UM SMC at Dorchester, Cambridge. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday and Friday. JEANNIE’S COMMUNITY CAFÉ, St. Michaels Community Center, 103 Railroad Ave., St. Michaels. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Every Friday. Pay what you can, if you can. Eat in or take out. Donations accepted. Info: 410-745-6073.
LEGION GRILL, American Legion Talbot Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Specials & carry outs available. Info: 410-822-9138. DINNER, American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. 5 to 7 p.m. Oyster dinner. Info: 410827-8182.
FRIDAY NITE DINNER, American Legion Post #29, 9238 Legion Road, Denton. 5 to 7 p.m. Boyd’s Fish and/or Shrimp. $8 or $12. Entertainment: Alan Cheezum 7 to 11 p.m. Info: 410-479-2708.
OWL PROWL, Pickering Creek Audubon Center, 11450 Audubon Drive, Easton. 5:30 to 7 p.m. Hoot and Holler Owl Prowl. Use your senses to discover night life on an evening hike. Listen for Barred Owls, the Great Horned Owl and the Eastern Screech Owl. Cost: $5. Info: Mary Helen Gillen 410-8224903 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Website: www.pickeringcreek.org.
4-H CLUB MEETING, St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 100 Peachblossom Road, Easton. 6:30 p.m. Busy Beavers 4-H Club. Info: 410-822-4794.
BAR BINGO, Cambridge VFW Post 7460, 115 Sandy Hill Rd, Cambridge. 7 p.m. Info: 410-228-7460 after 3 p.m. SATURDAY, NOV. 10 AYCE BREAKFAST, American Legion Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 7 to 10 a.m. Waterfowl Festival All You Can Eat Breakfast. Full buffet with meats, potatoes, waffles, scrambled eggs and more. Info: 410-822-9138. THRIFT CENTER & FOOD PANTRY, Saint Vincent de Paul Thrift Center and Food Pantry, 29533 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 9 a.m. to noon. Info: 410-770-4505 or www. svdpeastonmd.org. CARS & COFFEE, The Classic Motor Museum of St. Michaels, 102 E. Marengo St. 9 to 11 a.m. Every Saturday, rain or shine. View the lineup of cars and visit with their owners. Coffee courtesy of Blue Heron Coffee. Free. CARS AND COFFEE, Oxford Community Center, Oxford. 9:30 to 11 a.m. Enjoy looking at the beautiful cars and talking to the owners. Free. RURAL LIFE MUSEUM, Caroline County Historical Society Rural Life Museum, 2nd and Gay streets, Denton. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Every Saturday. Free. Info: 443-448-4720.
GENEALOGY RESEARCH, Upper Shore Genealogical Society of Maryland Research Center, Greensboro Road, Greensboro. Look for the sign with the flag. Open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays, except on major holidays. Many resources for family history and genealogy research. Info: usgsmd.org. TILGHMAN WATERMEN’S MUSEUM, 6031 Tilghman Island Road, Tilghman. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekends through the summer and fall. 2018 ornament on sale for $20. Tours are self-guided or accompanied by ambassadors. Free admission. Info: 410-886-2930 or twm6031@gmail. com. MODEL BOAT SHOW, Oxford Community Center, 200 Oxford Road, Oxford. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Talented boat builders from throughout the Eastern Shore display their models. $5 admission. Info: 410226-5904, email@example.com or www.oxfordcc.org.
WATERFOWL FESTIVAL, 40 S. Harrison St., and other locations in Easton. 10 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Dock Dogs, galleries, exhibits, vendors, music, food, wine and beer tastings, kids’ activities, contests and more. Info: www.waterfowlfestival.org.
CRAFT WORKSHOP, Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Artist Susan Benarcik will present Decoupage on Glass. Create an original work of art with delicate cut-outs and preserved ephemera such as stamps and vintage letters, book pages, maps, cards and other papers. $50 members, $60 nonmembers. Registration and info: adkinsarboretum.org.
OPEN GYM AT CSD, Cambridge South Dorchester High School gym. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Open gym for ninth- to 12th-grade boys and girls. Sponsored by Dorchester County Recreation and Parks. Info: Tommy Frazier 410-253-3424.
ARTSWAY, Fourth Street, Denton. 2 to 4 p.m. Second Saturday at the Artsway features live artist demonstrations and art activities. Join Foundry artist Lynn Cegelski to decorate holiday gift bags. Free, but registration is required to save a seat. Info: 410-479-1009 or CarolineArts.org. HAM AND OYSTER SUPPER,
Price Community Center, 121 Rabbit Hill Road, Price. 3 to 6 p.m. Allyou-can-eat menu: Oysters, ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, fruit salad, coleslaw and rolls. $30 adults, $8 children 12 and younger, $25 all carryouts. Bake table. Sponsored by Price Community Club to benefit renovation fund for damage to the Community Club Building. Info: 410-758-2069.
Cambridge VFW Post 7460, 115 Sandy Hill Road, Cambridge. 5 to 7 p.m. Spaghetti dinner includes salad, garlic bread, dessert, coffee and tea. $9. Acoustic guitar by Colby Sard at 8 p.m. Info: 410-228-7460 after 3 p.m. THANK A VETERAN DINNER, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 3906 Main St., Trappe. 6 to 8 p.m. All-you-caneat baked ziti (meat, meatless and gluten free), salad, bread and dessert. Free for veterans, $10 adults, $5 children 10 and younger. Fellowship and give thanks to veterans. Info: 410-476-4465, leave message. VETERANS DAY CONCERT,
Ruthsburg Community Hall, 105 Damsontown Road, Queen Anne. 7 p.m.; doors open at 6:15 p.m. “Salute to the Red White and Blue,” USO-styled performance by Harmony on the Bay (a Sweet Adelines chorus), Hot Pink Quartet, Bay Country Men’s Chorus and River Voices, an a cappella ensemble. Lots of laughs and nostalgic musical numbers. DJ will provide music for mingling or dancing; refreshments provided. Free for veterans; $15 non-veterans; $6 children 10 and younger. Info: 301-512-3288 or firstname.lastname@example.org. SUNDAY, NOV. 11 AYCE BREAKFAST, American Legion Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 7 to 11 a.m. Waterfowl Festival All You Can Eat Breakfast. Full buffet with meats, potatoes, waffles, scrambled eggs and more. Info: 410-822-9138. WATERFOWL FESTIVAL, 40 S. Harrison St., and other locations in Easton. 10 a.m. to mid-afternoon. Dock Dogs, galleries, exhibits, vendors, demonstrations, music, food, wine and beer tastings, calling contests, kids’ activities and more. Info: www.waterfowlfestival.org. VETERANS DAY CEREMONY,
Queen Anne’s County Courthouse grounds, Centreville. 10:45 a.m. Sea Cadets Color Guard. Hosted by American Legion Jeff Davis Post 18. Luncheon to follow at the Post, 2619 Centreville Road, Centreville. TUCKAHOE TRAIL RIDE, Tuckahoe Lake parking area, Tuckahoe State Park, 13070 Crouse Mill Road, Queen Anne. 11 a.m. Bring a bike appropriate for off-road trail riding, helmet and water. Appropriate for those experienced in riding a bike but new to trail riding. Info: 410-924-7402. AYCE BREAKFAST, East New Market Volunteer Fire Department, 4020 E. New Market Bypass, East New Market. 7 to 10 a.m. All-youcan-eat breakfast. $10 per person. AYCE BREAKFAST, Crumpton Volunteer Fire Dept., 300 Third St., Crumpton. 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. Sausage, bacon, scrapple, chipped beef gravy, homed fries, scramble eggs, pancakes, French toast, fruit, biscuits, toast, juice and coffee. Cost: $9 adults; $4 kids 6-12; free 5 and younger. BREAKFAST, American Legion Post 296, 6200 Main St., Queenstown. 8 to 11 a.m. Veterans Day Breakfast. Info: 410-827-8182. ARMISTICE DAY EXHIBIT, Queen Anne’s Museum of Eastern Shore Life, Queen Anne’s County 4-H Park, State Route 18, Centreville. 1 to 4 p.m. Tribute to 100th anniversary of Armistice Day. Free admission. BLUEGRASS CONCERT, Marydel Fire Hall, Marydel, Del. 1 to 5 p.m. Summit Hill will perform. Refreshments will be sold by the Marydel Ladies Auxiliary. Presented by the Eastern Shore Bluegrass Association. Cost: $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers. Info: 410648-5366 or 609-472-4288.