News Release, Town of Chesapeake Beach

Mayor Patrick J. “Irish” Mahoney delivered the Mayoral State of the Town at the January 17thTown Council meeting. Pleaseclick herefor the presentation; pleaseclick herefor the full detailed State of the Town.

Are you a government employee impacted by the shutdown? If so, please contact Town Hall for assistance in routing you to local resources.

NOTICE from our Ladies of Charity Food Pantry: Our hope is to serve those in need, recognizing that some of those in need right now may not have considered visiting a food pantry before.We will welcome any furloughed workers during our regular Pantry hours or attempt to make arrangements outside of regular hours to serve those in crisis right now.Are you IMPACTED BY THE GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN?Will a few free groceries help you stretch your dwindling dollars during this time of not receiving a paycheck? The Ladies of Charity Food Pantry (8823 Dayton Avenue in North Beach) are here to help you through such emergency situations. Our regular Pantry hours are every Tuesday from 12 noon to 2 PM. Clients receive food regardless of income. Please call us at (410) 286-7086 if you are unable to be served during our regular Pantry hours.

Tuesdays – Bingoat the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department.$1000 jackpot. Admission is $8.00 per person. Doors open at5PMand Bingostarts at 7:30PM. Food and drink willbe available for purchase. For more information please call 301-855-0520.

January 25 – CHEF’S CHOICE DINNER.Meatloaf, mashed potatoes & green beandinner is hosted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206( served by Boy Scout Troop 429)from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. Come to the lower level dining room for a meal you won’t soon forget. Cost is $12 including side, salad, and beverage. The Post is at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road E on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach and questions may be directed to (410)257-9878. Public Welcome.HTTP://

January 25th-26that 7 p.m. and January 27that 3 p.m. in the Mary Harrison Center at Northern High School. The Northern Patriot Players presentNewsies – The Broadway Musical.Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 students, available onlinehereor at the door. This is a family-friendly Disney show with entertaining music and dance numbers as well as a great message! Hope to see you there!

January 26 – ACOUSTIC MUSIC– For your listening pleasure, join us in the Lower Level Lounge to hear acoustic music by 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.

January 28at 7:00 pm – Walkable Communities Committee meeting in the Town Chambers

January 28 at 7:00pm – The next meeting of our Economic Development Committee will be held in Chesapeake Beach Town Hall.There has been a lot going on since our last meeting and even more planned for 2019 so PLEASE plan to attend.

February 1 – JACK’S FAMOUS BAKED CHICKEN DINNER– The $12.00 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)257-9878HTTP://

February 2-3 @ the Northeast Community Center – CBOCS Community Mural 2.0.The community event of the winter is happening from 10 to 4 on February 2 and 3, 2019 in the Northeast Community Center. The main attraction is the second community mural painting by over 200 students from Beach Elementary. Other features include a petting zoo, a silent auction of paintings by “STUDENT” artists and a “Shark Tank” presentation by the Beach Elementary entrepreneur club mentored by seniors from Northern High School.DON’T MISS THIS GREAT EVENT.


February 3 – FIRST SUNDAY BREAKFASTin St. Anthony’s Parish Padua Halland hosted by Knights of Columbus Calvert Council, #7870

February 5 – STEAK DINNER.Particular about your Steak? At the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, you order it directly from the Grill-Master and you get what you order. Serving from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., the $17.00 price tag includes sides, salad, beverage, and roll. Public welcome. For information call (410)257-9878.HTTP://

February 19 at 6:00 pm – Twin Beach Opioid Abuse Awareness Coalition Meeting

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

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