News Release, Town of Chesapeake Beach


BINGO!!! Come and join your friends and neighbors and support your local first responders at the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department. Bingo is held every Tuesday. Doors open at 6:00 and games start at 7:30. Food and drinks are available for purchase. Last game of the night is the Jackpot with possible prize of $1000. All proceeds go to support the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department.

North Beach VFD Auxiliary’s Yard Sale will be held from 8:00 am until 12:00pm on every 2nd Saturday of the month from April to October. Please contact Diana after 5:00pm, at 410/231-1775 to  reserve a table.

June 14 – FLAG DAY CEREMONY. Stallings-Williams American Legion Post 206 will conduct its Annual Flag Day Ceremony at 6:00 p.m. at the Post, outdoors upper level Parking Lot All members and the general public are invited to attend.  For information call (410) 257-9878.

June 15 – 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.

June 16 – SPECIAL FATHER’S DAY BREAKFAST.  Honor Dad by treating him to a special breakfast featuring the Master Chef’s Waffles with Strawberries and Cream, Sausage, Ham, Scrapple, Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, Home Fries, Biscuits, Fresh Fruit, Pastries, and Chip Beef.  Drawings for Gifts for Dad.  Hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the upper level Dining Hall in Chesapeake Beach on Route 260.  Open to the Public.    Adults $12; kids 6-12 $6; kids under 6 free.  Bloody Marys will be available for a nominal charge.  For information call 410-257-9878.

June 16 – FATHERS’ DAY.  Join us as we honor Dad beginning with Breakfast at 9:00 a.m., followed by Sunday Bible Study School, and thereafter an inspiring Father’s Day Sermon by our own Deacon Hicks.  All this takes place at the Interdenominational Union Church at 8912 Chesapeake Avenue next to the North Beach Town Hall.  Questions may be directed to 410-257-3555.

June 18 from 7-9 pm.  Emergency Management Training for Citizens.  Calvert County Department of Public Safety, Division of Emergency Management, is hosting Violent Critical Incident training. This is a free class at the Harriet E. Brown Community Center; however registration is required. Visit online for registration information or learn more about the training sessions offered by the Department of Public Safety. Register via (410)535-1600 x 2638 or .

Chesapeake Beach Water Park News – H20 Biking Co. and the Chesapeake Beach Water Park are teaming up this summer to offer Aquatic fitness that utilizes HYDRORIDER Professional Aquabikes and Water

Aerobics for a great low and high impact cardio workout. Offered in 4 Sessions throughout the summer, this 45 min cycling class is the perfect addition to your summer routine! This class will take place at the same time as our Swim Lesson program (Monday, Tuesday, Friday 9:45am-10:30am) making it perfect for parents who have children in Swim Lessons and anyone who is looking to get a good morning workout in! For more information and to reserve your seat now, click here .  For more information on the Chesapeake Beach Water Park, click here .

Chesapeake Beach Water Park News – For our 9th consecutive season, the Chesapeake Beach Water Park has partnered with the World Waterpark Association as a Host Facility for the World’s Largest Swim Lesson (WLSL). This year, it takes place on Thursday June 20th with registration

beginning at 9:30am. The WLSL is a 30-min Swim Lesson led by our certified Swim Instructors. The Lesson will be taught simultaneously at thousands of pools and aquatic facilities worldwide with the goal to reach more than one billion people with the message that “Swimming Lessons Save Lives”. Registration for this event can be found online here .

June 22 from 8 am-12 pm, Free Shredding Day at Appeal Landfill 401 Sweetwater Rd. Lusby MD.  The Calvert County Department of Public Works, Solid Waste Division, is hosting a free paper shredding event for county residents.

June 27 – A “Quarter Craze” is being held at the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department, 8536 Bayside Rd., Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732.  Doors will open at 6:00 p.m. for shopping opportunities and the auction will start at 7:00 p.m.  The cost for a bidding paddle, with a number that corresponds with a numbered ball, is $3.00.  There will be food and drinks available for purchasing, raffles, door prizes and great vendors.  Please come to enjoy lots of fun and bring your Quarters (some quarters will be available)!  This event is in support of the NBVFD’s Auxiliary. For more information, contact Debbie at 443-532-6944 or .

July 3 – Chesapeake Beach Fireworks Extravaganza at dusk over the Bay. Rain date July 5th.

September 14 from 12 pm – 5pm. Taste the Beaches @ Kellams Field. Reserve your vendor space today!  The third annual Taste the Beaches event, attracting an estimated 2,000 attendees annually, is an outdoor festival with a community block party vibe; showcasing local businesses, restaurants, venues and attractions available in the Towns of Chesapeake Beach and North Beach. Event sponsored by the Town of Chesapeake Beach and the Town of North Beach. All vendors are welcome with priority given to food vendors in the Twin Beaches of Chesapeake Beach and North Beach.  Apply by emailing or Click Here to access the online form and enter code TTB2019 for a 20% discount for applications submitted by July 1, 2019.

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  .

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