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.
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR STARS & STRIPESSUNDAYFUN DAY onMay 27th.Due to the ongoing heavy rains, theSundayevents will be held in the parking lot at Kellam’s Field. Parking will be available at the North Beach Volunteer Fire Dept. with shuttle busses available between the firehouse and Kellam’s Field, as well as the Water Park.

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 18th clue,click here. You must be present for the drawing at the Festival. The winner will receive a $500 gift package for an overnight stay at the Chesapeake Beach Resort and Spa.
Taste the Beaches– For more information on the September event, visit the Town’swebsiteor see us onFacebook
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 18– FAMILY SMORGASBORD DINNER.Join us for an informal dinner from5:30 to 7:00 p.m.hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary Stallings Williams Post 206, on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-level dining room. Cost $12 for all you can eat from5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Call for more information (410) 257-9878. Public invited.http://www.ALpost206.org
May 18– Membership Voting & Election Meeting. All members of the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 are encouraged to vote from2 to 6:00 pmand to attend the Member meeting, starting at7:00 p.m., in the Upper Level Meeting Hall at the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 in Chesapeake Beach on Route 260. For information call 410-257-9878http://www.ALpost206.org
CANCELLED – May 19 –11am–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 the 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.
May 26–Meatball Subs– Hosted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 from5:30 to 7:00 p.m.this is a meal you won’t soon forget. Come to the lower level dining room. Cost is $12 including sides and beverage. The Post is on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach and questions may be directed to 410-257-9878. Public warmly invited.http://www.ALpost206.org
May 27–Stars & Stripes Family Fun Day Picnic Lunch.Provided and served with the compliments of your American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 Family at12:00 Noon
May 28–Veterans Memorial Day Ceremony. Conducted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206, Les Griffith, Commander, the ceremony will commence at10:00 a.m.at Veterans Park in Chesapeake Beach. Thereafter the Commander will hold an Open House at the Post on Rt. 260 in Chesapeake Beach. All are invited. 410-257-9878www.ALPost206.Org.3:00 p.m.National Moment of Silence.
June 210 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.
June 2, 5 pm – 7 pm– Bayfront Park Nature Walk & Talk Series: The Coastal Geology of Calvert Cliffs and Bayfront Park Beach(rain date,June 3, 5 – 7 pm) — Join Chesapeake Beach’s own Dr. Ken Rasmussen, Professor of Geology at Northern Virginia Community College, as he describes the dynamic geological forces that formed the cliffs and continues to shape them to this day. Event suitable for ages 13+, minors must be accompanied by responsible adult. No pets. The event is free but registration is required as group size will be limited to 15 people. To register,click here. For questions, contactKeith Pardieck .
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June 217pm– Town Council Meeting in Town Hall.

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.