Employment Opportunities at the Town of Chesapeake Beach:  Are you looking for an opportunity to be outside for a couple hours a day helping to keep our Town clean? The Town Beautification Seasonal / Part Time Position is now available. If you are interested in being a part of a great team please contact Town Hall at (410) 257-2230 or click here .
The Waterpark is looking for Lifeguards – The Chesapeake Beach Water Park is currently hiring Lifeguards for the 2018 Season. Being a Lifeguard at the CBWP is a wonderful way to spend your summer and we offer Lifeguard certifications through our Water Park. All Lifeguards must be 15 years old by May 26, 2018. For more information, click here .?
Fishing Creek Bridge update – (April 20, 2018) The State Highway Administration expects to have lane closures the first half of the day on Monday, April 23rd and the majority of the day on Wednesday, April 25th. All traffic is expected to be on the new bridge starting the evening of April 23rd. These dates and schedules are dependent on weather and equipment delays.
On display in the atrium during April – Becky (Fulton) Ridgley
Stars & Stripes 2018 –“ Patriotism and Me” – visit the Town’s website or visit our Facebook page for more information.  To view or print a flyer of the event schedule, click here .
CONTEST!! You could be the winner of this year’s Stars and Stripes Festival’s Mystery Guest Artist Contest by guessing the name of the headline entertainer for this year’s Family Fun Day. Each week we will reveal a new clue to help you. For this week’s April 27th clue, click here .  Look for our next Clue to be revealed May 4th.
Taste the Beaches – For more information on the September event, visit the Town’s website or see us on  Facebook
Take the Broadband Demand Survey – The Southern Maryland Minority Chamber Foundation, in partnership with last Mile Broadband of Maryland LLC, was awarded a Rural Maryland Council grant to conduct Broadband Demand Surveys in Southern Prince George’s and in Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties.  The results of the surveys will help bring affordable high-speed broadband services to your community.  The survey will take about 5 minutes to complete.
To take the Residential Survey, click here .  To take the Business Survey, click here .
2018 Southern Maryland Child Car Seat Check-Up Events,  click here .
Tuesdays –Bingo at the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department. $5000 jackpot. Admission is $8.00 per person.  Doors open at 5 PM and Bingo starts at7:30 PM. Food and drink will be available for purchase. For more information please call 301-855-0520.
THE FLOATING LOTUS CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) will be delivering this upcoming growing season to Chesapeake Beach.  For more information and to sign up for a vegetable share check out https://www.floatinglotusfarmstead.com .
April 27 – Chili & Baked Potato bar, $12. Hosted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206, 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-Level dining room. Public welcome. For more information, call (410)257-9878 or visit our website .
April 28 – North Beach Road Closures 6am – 2pm 1st, 2nd, 3rdand 5th Streets.
April 28 7:30am -10am (approximate times) – The End Hunger Bike Ride will be riding through the Chesapeake Beach.  Please be extra careful on Bayfront Rd/ Rte. 261 as they ride through town.
April 28 – 29 from 8am to 12pm Chesapeake Village Community yard sale.
April 28 from 10m – 1pm. Bayfront Park Community Clean-up: In support of Earth Day (End Plastic Pollution) and to help prepare the Bayfront Park beach and boardwalk for the 2018 summer season, the Town of Chesapeake Beach is sponsoring a community clean-up event at the park. Please join us and help keep the town beautiful and our natural areas trash free. We will meet at Bayfront Park beach parking lot. Water, gloves, rakes, trash grabbers, and trash bags will be provided. Dress for the weather. If you have questions, contact Keith Pardieck (kpardieck@chesapeakebeachmd.gov).
April 28 from 3pm – 6pm.  Windy Hill ES PTA presents SPRING – IT – ON Annual Spring Fundraiser Silent Auction. For more info please click here .
April 28 – Motown Night – What’s your favorite tune?  The Sons of the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 will host a night with music by DJ Stephen Varney beginning at 7:30 p.m. until 11:30. The cost of $10 includes draft beer and sodas.  Tickets available at the door.  Public warmly welcomed.
April 29  – The inspirational movie“Wonder” will be shown at 5:00 p.m. Sunday April 29 at the Interdenominational Union Church located next to the North Beach Town Hall at 8912 Chesapeake Avenue.  This free event with light refreshments, is offered with the compliments of the Congregation.  All are cordially invited. Questions may be directed to (410)257-3555 or visit their website .
April 29 – Chesapeake City of Praise will be showing the movie “Hidden Figures at 4:00 pm at 4100 3rd St., North Beach.
April 30, 2018, 6 pm — Twin Beach Opioid Abuse Awareness Committee Meeting at Chesapeake Beach Town Hall Conference Room — Public business meeting of the TBOAA Committee to review progress and plan future events including community forum to be held in May.
April 30 at 6:30 PM in Chesapeake Beach Town Hall. Route 261 Bridge Relocation Meeting. CBOCS is involved in the relocation of portions of the existing route 261 bridge which is being removed this year.  During this meeting we will discuss the location for the relocation, the design of the structure, the signage to be created and the timing of the project.   After the meeting we will take a tour of various potential sites.

Help recognize May as ALS Awareness Month! Please join the Town by lending your voice to the fight against ALS as will build awareness and understanding of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.   For more information, click here .
May 1– STEAK DINNER. Picky about your steak?    When you order your Steak direct from the Grill-Master you get what you ordered.  The $15.00 price tag includes all the trimmings and a beverage.  From 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. hosted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206, on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-level dining room.  Public welcome.  For more information, call (410)257-9878 or visit their website .
May 3 at 6pm at Town Hall Work Session at Town Hall. The State Highway Administration (SHA) will be presenting the MD 260 at Harrison Blvd & Limerick Lane Traffic Study findings and SHA’s plan of action to address safety concerns. We encourage all residents to attend.  This will be the main topic of the monthly Informational Work Session of the Mayor and Town Council.
May 4 – ACOUSTIC MUSIC – For your listening pleasure, join us in the Lower Level Lounge to hear music from Ross Crampton from 7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. with the compliments of the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Rt. 260 in Chesapeake Beach. Public welcome.  For more information, call 410-257-9878 or visit their website .
May 4 – JACK’S BAKED CHICKEN – Join us for an informal dinner from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. hosted by the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at3330 Chesapeake Beach Road E on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-level dining room. The dinner includes all the trimmings, salad, and beverage for $12.   Public invited.  Call for more information (410)257-9878 or visit their website .
May 5 – 9am to 3pm  North Beach VFD Auxiliary Spring Fling Vendor Show, North Beach VFD, 8536 Bayside Rd., Chesapeake Beach. Contact Mandi Harrison for information at 410-257-3391.
May 6 @ 11:30am and 1:00pm – Rain Barrel Workshop @ the Northeast Community Center (4075 Gordon Stinnett Ave., Chesapeake Beach, Md 20732). Looking to Conserve Water and Do Something Good for the Environment? Why not install a rain barrel . . . or Two!  The Calvert County Department of Public Works, University of Maryland Extension, North Beach Environmental Committee and Chesapeake Beach Green Team are pleased to offer a workshop on the practical uses for rain barrels and how they reduce the impact of runoff on our local waterways and Chesapeake Bay. Participants will have the opportunity to pre-purchase rain barrels and learn the technique for later installation at home. Workshops are 45 minutes in length. Pre-registration recommended – space limited. For more information contact Jackie Takacs, 240-393-6508. To register, click here . (additional service fees associated with online registration) Registration Closes May 1, 2018.
May 8 at 7:00pm. The Economic Development Committee will hold a meeting at CB Town Hall. We will have a brief presentation by Mr. Aram Nersesian who has prepared virtual tours for various communities like Solomons and Leonardtown. These virtual tours highlight various attractions and businesses in the town. Mr. Nersesian will discuss possible virtual tour for CB and possibly NB. Other items will also be discussed.  For more information, contact Councilman Larry Jaworski .
May 8 from 6-8 p.m. @ Calvert High School (600 Dares Beach Rd., Prince Frederick, MD 20678). Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study. As part of the Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study: Tier 1 NEPA (Bay Crossing Study), the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) is hosting a series of public meetings to provide all interested parties an update on the project. For more information including additional meeting times and locations, click here .
May 10 – 1pm Ethics Commission Meeting in Town Hall
May 12 from 8am to 12pm and every second Saturday through October (5/12, 6/9, 7/14, 8/11, 9/8 and 10/13)  North Beach Volunteer Fire Dept. Auxiliary (NBVFDA) Clear your closets and make a few bucks! Or come and find the treasure of a lifetime at our yard sale! Tables are $15, or $25 for 2, and must be reserved in advance. To reserve a table, contact Diana after 5pm at 410-231-1775.
May 17 – 7pm – Town Council Meeting in Town Hall

May 19 – 11am – The Spring Railway Trail clean-up is scheduled for Saturday the 19th. Please join your friends and neighbors in helping to keep our public spaces healthy and litter-free.  We will meet in the Kellam Field parking lot at 11:00 am. Bring work gloves!

For more information on any of the above “Happenings,” contact Marti Gilpin (Office and Community Involvement Coordinator for the Town of Chesapeake Beach, MD)  410-257-2230  or via email  .

?Because late-breaking changes and additions to Chesapeake Beach Happenings sometimes occur, check the Town’s website for the most up-to-date version of Happenings.