The deadline for non-profit organizations to submit event information is 3 p.m. Friday before publication. Mail info to The Dorchester Star, P.O. box 176, Cambridge, MD 21613 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 410-228-0685. Items are printed as space is available.
Dorchester Swingers Square Dancing Fridays
The Dorchester Swingers’ Square Dancing Club will have its first Friday of the Month dance in the Multi Purpose room of Maple Elementary School off of state Route 16 and Egypt Road in Cambridge. The school is adjacent to Cambridge-South Dorchester High School. Parking is available in front of the door of the multi-purpose room off of Egypt Road. The dance is free for members and guests that aren’t dancers. Other dancers pay $7. The time of the dance is 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free snacks will be available. Workshops are held from 6 to 7:30 p.m. every Tuesday night that school is in session. Call Ginny Bunting at 410-341-4520 to find out if there has been a cancellation of any of these events; and, if this is your first time.
Christ Episcopal Church Animals Blessing Oct. 13
Christ Episcopal Church of Cambridge, 601 Church Street in Cambridge, will have a blessing of the animals at noon Saturday, Oct. 13, in the church yard at the gate near the office.
Church Creek VFC Auxiliary Bingo Oct. 13
The Church Creek VFC Auxiliary will host bingo Saturday, Oct. 13. Doors open at 5 p.m. and games start at 6 p.m. There will be food and entertainment for the entire family.
Wesley UM Church Women Day Oct. 14
Wesley United Methodist Church in Vienna is having its annual Women Day service at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14. The guest pastor is Rev. Marsha Hankerson of Trinity United Methodist Church Community Worship Center in Princess Anne, with her choir and congregation. The host Pastor is Rev. Jerome Tilghman Sr.
Waugh Chapel UM Church Men’s Day Oct. 14
Waugh Chapel United Methodist Church, 425 High St., Cambridge. 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14. Annual Men’s Day. Theme: “Methodist Men... Where Are You?” with guest speaker and Cambridge native, the Rev. Gary Meekins, pastor of Bethel UMC in Federalsburg and Mt. Calvary UMC in Bridgeville, Del.
New Life Christian Church Unity Ser vice Oct. 14
New Life Christian Church and Ministries, 923 Phillips St., Cambridge. 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14. Unity Fellowship Service. New Life will travel to Seaford, Del., to fellowship with Pastor Shirley Caldwell and Bishop Alfred Cannon. Info:410-2217853.
Cokesbury UM Church Homecoming Oct. 14
Cokesbury United Methodist Church, Cokesbury Road, Reliance, Del. 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14. Homecoming service. Guest preacher: Pastor Brian Wheatley. Special music by Charles Paparella and Band.
Christ Episcopal Church Lobster Fundraiser Due Oct. 15
Orders for the Christ Episcopal Church of Cambridge, 601 Church Street in Cambridge, Lobster Fundraiser are due by Monday, Oct. 15. Purchase a 1 1/4 pound lobster for $20. Three ways you can specify your order — live or already cooked, or you can pick up or eat with us in Whatley Hall at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 20. Bring a drink and side dish for a party. Contact the Church office at 410-228-3161 or vestry members for more information.
Young Life 9th annual Celebration Banquet Oct. 16
The Young Life organization will host its 9th annual Celebration Banquet from 6:15 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, at the East New Market Fire Hall. RSVP is required at email@example.com or call 410-2990762 for more information.
Beckwith UM Church Apple Festival Oct. 20
Neck District Fire House, Route 343, Hudson. 9 a.m. food service begins; ends about 1 p.m. Beckwith United Methodist Church Apple Festival. Apple dumplings and pies, homemade soups, chicken salad sandwiches, hot dogs, apples, apple cider and fried oyster sandwiches by St. Paul’s Methodist Men. Large outdoor flea market and crafts. Rain or shine. Free admission. Info or to rent table space: 410-228-6916.
Immanuel Church of Christ Oktoberfest Dinner Oct. 20
Immanuel United Church of Christ, 5401 White Hall Road in Cambridge, will host an Oktoberfest dinner 4:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20. Tickets are $18 for adults (13 years or older) and $8 for children (5 to 12 years old). Children four years old or younger are free. Menu includes Potato Leek soup, Sauerbraten, Bratwurst, German potato salad, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, red cabbage with apples, green beans, pumpernickel bread and sour dough bread. For tickets, call 410-228-4640.
Zion Church Spaghetti Dinner Oct. 20
Zion Church, 612 Locust Street Cambridge, is having a spaghetti dinner from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, in Garrettson Hall. Price is $7 per person to dine in with salad, garlic bread and beverage included. For dessert, ice cream sundaes will be available for separate cost. Carry outs will be available which will include all but the beverage. Use the Glasgow Street elevator entrance for easy access. Contact the Church office, 410-228-4910, for more details.
Christ Church Cambridge Concert Series Oct. 28
Melissa Wise Slacum, Soprano and Friends will be performing at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at Christ Church of Cambridge, 215 High Street. Admission is $10, and students are free. There will be a reception after the concert.