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 orclick 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 byMay 26, 2018. For more information,click here.?
Stars & Stripes 2018 –“ Patriotism and Me”– visit the Town’swebsiteor visit ourFacebook pagefor 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 Contestby 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 May 4th clue,click here.Look for our next Clue to be revealedMay 11th.

Taste the Beaches– For more information on the September event, visit the Town’swebsiteor see us onFacebook
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 –Bingoat the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department.$5000 jackpot. Admission is $8.00 per person. Doors open at5PMand Bingostarts at7:30PM.Food and drink willbe available for purchase. For more information please call 301-855-0520.

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 4– ACOUSTIC MUSIC– For your listening pleasure, join us in the Lower Level Lounge to hear music from Ross Crampton from7:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m.with the compliments of the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at3330 Chesapeake Beach RoadEast on Rt. 260 in Chesapeake Beach. Public welcome. For more information, call 410-257-9878or visit theirwebsite.
May 4– JACK’S BAKED CHICKEN– Join us for an informal dinner from5:30 to 7:00 p.m.hosted by the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at3330 Chesapeake Beach RoadE 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 theirwebsite.
May 5 – 9am to 3pmNorth 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 – 10;30am Bayside Baptist Church – Homecoming Celebration featuring the music of The Promiseland Quartet.Bayside Baptist is located at3009 EastChesapeake Beach Road, Chesapeake Beach, Maryland. For further information, please call410-257-0712or check out ourwebsite.
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 CouncilmanLarry Jaworski.
May 8 from 6-8 p.m.@ Calvert High School(600 Dares Beach Rd., Prince Frederick, MD 20678).Chesapeake BayCrossing Study.As part of the Chesapeake Bay Crossing Study: Tier 1 NEPA (Bay CrossingStudy), the Maryland Transportation Authority (MDTA) is hosting a series ofpublic meetings to provide all interested parties an update on the project. For more information including additional meeting times and locations,click here.
May 101pmEthics Commission Meeting in Town Hall
May 106pm-North Beach FD Paint Party fund raiser “Beach Crab” painting. For more information,click here.
May 11– KARAOKE AT THE LEGION.Join us for a good time from8:00 p.m. to midnight. at the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 in the Lower Level Lounge. No cover charges. The Post is located at3330 Chesapeake Beach RoadEast on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach. Public welcome. Questions may be directed to 410-257-9878http://www.ALPost206.Org
May 12– CAStar Cheer & Tumble is holding its 21st OPEN HOUSE & SHOWCASE at the CA Star Gym located at871 Keith Lanein Owings, MD. Admission is FREE and Doors Open at10:30 am& Performances begin at11 am. We are offering competitive cheer teams both limited & no travel options for all ages & ability levels.CAStar also offers tumbling classes for ages 4 & up. Come by MEET OUR STAFF & ATHLETES, ASK QUESTIONS or REGISTER. You may also visit ourwebsite.
May 12– COUNTRY DANCE.Come to the Country Dance at the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach. If you can’t dance, we’ll show you how. One hour complimentary lessons commence at7:00 p.m.followed by dancing from8:00 p.m. until midnight. The Modest price of $15.00 per person includes soft drinks or draft beer and light munchies. Hosted by the American Legion 206 in the upper level Ballroom in Chesapeake Beach on Route 260. For information call 410-257-9878. Public warmly invited. Reservations:LBloyer@verizon.net http://www.ALpost206.org
May 12 from 8am to 12pmand every secondSaturdaythrough October (5/12, 6/9, 7/14, 8/11, 9/8 and 10/13) North Beach Volunteer Fire Dept. Auxiliary (NBVFDA)Clear your closetsand make a few bucks! Or come and find the treasure of a lifetime at ouryardsale!Tables are $15, or $25 for 2, and must be reserved in advance. To reserve a table, contact Diana after5pmat 410-231-1775.
May 13– MOTHERS’ DAY BREAKFAST.Invite Mom to start out HER day with a luscious breakfast. The American Legion Auxiliary is putting its best foot forward with Gift Drawings for Mom and Belgian Waffles cooked to order by our Master Waffle Chef. Choose from an array of toppings. The Kitchen Cooks will also whip up Ham, Sausage, Scrapple, Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, Home Fries, Biscuits, Fresh Fruit, Chip Beef, plus some extras! The Breakfast Buffet will be open from8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.in the upper level Dining Room in Chesapeake Beach on Route 260. Adults $12; kids 6-12 $6; kids under 6 free. Bloody Mary’s will be available for a nominal charge. For information call Auxiliary President Shirl E. Hendley (202)246-3533 Public warmly invited.
May 14at 7pm.Walkable Community Meeting in Town Hall.
May 177pm– Town Council Meeting in Town Hall
May 1911am–The Spring Railway Trail clean-upis scheduled forSaturday 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’s Field parking lot at11:00 am.Bring work gloves!
May 20(Sunday,7:30 am– 9:30 am) — Bayfront Park Nature Walk & Talk:Let’s Go Birding.Join Mikey Lutmerding, biologist, naturalist and premier birder of the mid-Atlantic region, on a bird identification walk through Bayfront Park where he will help you see, identify and learn a little bit about the natural history of the many beautiful resident and migratory song birds that share our community park. Brought to you by the Town of Chesapeake Beach, Bayfront Park Committee. To learn more about this free event and register to participate,click here.
May 20 from 1-4pm.Spring Family fun Day at the Northeast Community Center(4075 Gordon Stinnett Ave., Chesapeake Beach). Sponsored by the Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum and tbe Friends of the Chesapeake Beach Railway Museum. Supported by the Calvert County Board of County Commissioners and the Town ofChesapeake Beach (All dates, times and activities are subject to change or cancellation) For more information,click here.
June 2 –10 AMOYSTER RELOCATION.CBOCS is moving oysters from Fishing Creek to the Chesapeake Bay. The location is Abner’s Boat Yard. Need 25+ volunteers to unload cages, count spat, scrape cages and take the oysters to the bay. GREAT 3 HOUR HIGH SCHOOL COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECT. Pizza served as usual.

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

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

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