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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-in. Info: 410-226-5904 or email email@example.com. Website: www.oxfordcc.org.
WALK IT OUT, Martinak State Park Amphitheater, Denton. 9 a.m. Challenge yourself and go further and faster. Tuesdays and Thursdays.
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. ELDER LAW CLINIC, Caroline County Senior Center, 403 S. 7th St., Suite 127, Denton. 10 a.m. to noon. Sponsored by Mid-Shore Pro Bono. Free. For appointment call 410-690-8128.
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. Info: 410-226-5904.
SENIOR STROLL, Martinak State Park Office, Denton. 10:30 a.m. Walk with others and walk 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 & carry outs available. Info: 410822-9138. FARMERS’ MARKET, Long Wharf, Cambridge. 3 to 6 p.m. Thursdays.
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.
MONARCH TAGGING, Pickering Creek Audubon Center, 11450 Audubon Drive, Easton. 4 to 6 p.m. Join Pickering Creek naturalists for Monarch butterfly tagging. Cost: $5. Info: www.pickeringcreek.org. ASK A MASTER GARDENER,
Talbot County Free Library, 100 W. Dover St., Easton. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Ask a Master Gardener what it takes to develop a green thumb. Free and open to the public; no need to pre-register. Info: 410822-1626 or www.tcfl.org.
OXFORD TALK, Oxford Community Center, 200 Oxford Road, Oxford. 5:30 p.m. Brian Wells presents a talk on cyber security and modern ways to navigate online safety. He brings years of corporate and government security work to shed light on how to protect ourselves in the world of hackers. Info: 410-226-5904.
HISTORY TALK, Hynson Lounge, Hodson Hall, Washington College. 5:30 p.m. Historian Robert Parkinson discusses the Yellow Creek Massacre in 1774, and the legacy of the event. Cosponsored by the Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience and the Rose O’Neill Literary House. Free and open to the public. CHILDHOOD TRAUMA SPEAKER, Easton High School Auditorium, 723 Mecklenburg Ave., Easton. 6 to 8 p.m. Talbot County Department of Social Services will sponsor “Creating a Conversation about Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) and Building Resiliency,” featuring speaker Tonier Cain-Muldrow. Free. Open to public. Info: 410-770-5750.
HERB CLUB MEETING, Christ Church, 111 S. Harrison St., Easton. 6 p.m. Chesapeake Bay Herb Society. Jim Reinhardt of Nature’s Garlic Farm will speak on the theme “Maryland Immigrants: Herb blends, oregano, garlic, rosemary, mint.” Potluck dinner. Info: 410310-8437 or www.chesapeakebayherbsociety.org.
BOOK TALK, Talbot County Free Library, 100 W. Dover St., Easton. 6:30 p.m. Book talk by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Pete Lesher on Talbot County native Judge John C. North II’s new book, “Tradition, Speed and Grace: Chesapeake Bay Sailing Log Canoes.” Free and open to the public; no need to pre-register. Info: 410-822-1626 or www.tcfl.org.
KARAOKE, Cambridge VFW Post 7460, 115 Sandy Hill Rd, Cambridge. 8 p.m. Karaoke with Tim the Tune Man.
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FRIDAY MORNING ARTISTS, Denny’s on Route 50, Easton. 8 a.m. Every Friday. All disciplines welcome. Info: 443-955-2490 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PURPLE FRIDAYS, Talbot County Free Library, Easton and St. Michaels branches. Wear something purple to the library on Fridays in September and receive a Talbot Goes Purple Book Buck; trade for one book from the library book sale. NATIVE PLANT SALE, Adkins Arboretum, 12610 Eveland Road, Ridgely. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fall Open House & Native Plant Sale. Info: 410-634-2847 ext. 0 or adkinsarboretum.org. FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING, Main Lobby, UM SMC at Dorchester, Cambridge. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday and Friday.
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: 410822-9138. 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. All are welcome. Eat in or take out. Donations accepted. Info: 410745-6073. PATIO PARTY, Oxford Community Center. 2 to 5 p.m. Live music, beverages and Oxford Fire Company
Auxiliary baked goods available.
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. Karaoke with Bobby & Ronnie, 7 to 11 p.m. SATURDAY, SEPT. 15 ESTATE TREASURES WAREHOUSE SALE, 106 Log Canoe Circle, Chesapeake Business Park, Stevensville. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Deeply discounted furniture, tools, sports equipment, small appliances, lawn and garden items, silver pieces, Precious Moments figures, children’s items, art, area rugs, clothing and more. Proceeds benefit Compass Regional Hospice. Info: call Estate Treasures, an affiliate of Compass Regional Hospice, at 410-643-7360. CARS AND COFFEE, Oxford Community Center. 9:30 a.m. Every first Saturday.
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. Students will find materials for history projects at school. Info: usgsmd.org. GOP WOMEN MEETING, 208 Bloomingdale Ave., Federalsburg. 10 a.m. Caroline County Republican Women meeting. Guest speaker: Diane Waterman, president of Maryland Federation of Republican Women. Public invited. Info: 410479-1104. ST. MICHAELS WALKING TOURS, 201 E. Chestnut St., St. Michaels. 10 a.m. Frederick Douglass Tour. Info: 410-745-9561 or www.stmichaelsmuseum.org. RURAL LIFE MUSEUM, Caroline
County Historical Society Rural Life Museum, corner of 2nd and Gay Street, Denton. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Every Saturday. Free. Info: 443-448-4720. EASTON AIRPORT DAY — CANCELLED. INFO: EASTONAIRPORTDAY.COM. MULTI-CULTURAL FESTIVAL, Greensboro Community Center, 101 Cedar Lane, Greensboro. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Celebrate the rich diversity of our area, learn about cultural differences, and share in unity. Sponsored by the Caroline County Public Library. Free. Inclement weather location: Greensboro Elementary School. Info and full schedule of performers: 410479-1343 or carolib.org. BOYD’S BBQ CHICKEN — CANCELLED, Denton American Legion Post #29, 9238 Legion Road, Denton. Cancelled due to conflict with Bullock’s Leukemia Awareness fundraiser. Info: 410-479-2708. SKIPJACK SAIL, Long Wharf, Cambridge. 1-3 p.m. Sail on the Nathan of Dorchester. Adults $35; children 6-12 $10; under 6 free. Reservations online at www. skipjack-nathan.org. Info: 410228-7141.
TILGHMAN GOES PURPLE, Kronsberg Park, Tilghman Island Rd, Tilghman. 1 to 4 p.m. Tilghman Purple in the Park kick-off featuring Sheriff Joe Gamble, K-9 demo, DJ, live local talent, food, games, puppet show, purple light bulbs, Rising Tide program and more. Free. Info: 410-886-1190 or email email@example.com.
TRACTOR PULL, Tuckahoe Steam and Gas Association, 11742 Ocean Gateway, Easton. 6 to 10:30 p.m. Interstate Truck & Tractor Pullers. Food and beverages available. Family event; no alcohol permitted. Kids under 6 free. Info: www.tuckahoesteam.org.