News Release, Town of Chesapeake Beach

Mark your calendars for the third annual Taste the Beaches @ Kellam’s Field September 14 from 12pm to 5pm.  Admission is FREE. Over 65 vendors have been signed up for the event, to date.  Let us know if you plan to join us by clicking here .  To view or print an event flyer, click here .

Mayor Patrick “Irish” Mahoney of Chesapeake Beach appointed to the State Critical Area Commission – for more information, click here .

Website Upgrade: The Town is in the process of updating our Town website and would love to hear from residents with comments. Please email info@chesapeakebeachmd.gov with improvements you would like to see so that we may better communicate important information to citizens.

LOCAL COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS:

FIND-EAT-SAVOR Experience Southern Maryland Oysters by visiting https://somdoysterguide.com/

Choose Calvert: Looking for something to do locally?  To check out events within the County, click here .

Summer 2019 Eco Tourism Programs.  Join in the Nature Fun.  For more information, click here .

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.

July 27 – 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 10:00 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.  http://www.MD-Post206.org

July 29 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 PM International Tiger Day at Northeast Community Center.  Join the Northeast Community Center to celebrate these big cats with us to help raise awareness for tiger conservation. Tiger-related trivia, activities and more!

August 3 Noon to 4 PM – Annual Free Old-Fashioned Church Picnic at Union Church in North Beach.  Bar b que and many many picnic favorites!  Music, Moon bounce, Corn Hole,  and many other fun activities for the young and young at heart!  It’s all FREE!   This event is offered with the compliments of the Congregation.   The Church is located next to the Town Hall at 8912 Chesapeake Avenue.  Questions may be directed to (410)257-3555. http://www.facebook.com/NBUnionChurch .  Everyone is welcome. We look forward to seeing you!

August 6 –  Come out to the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department on August 6, 2019 from 6 to 9 pm for the 2019 National Night Out! Free family fun!

AUGUST 10 – COUNTRY DANCE.  For a fun time, come to the Country Dance in the upper level Ballroom at the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach.  If you can’t dance, teachers will be available to give free instruction.  One hour lessons commence at 7:00 p.m. followed by dancing to the tunes of the Southern Winds Band. from 8:00 p.m. until 11:30. The modest price of $15.00 per person includes fountain soft drinks or draft beer, pretzels, and chips.  Public Welcome.   For information call 410-257-9878. Reservations: Lbloyer@verizon.net   www.MD-post206.org

October 2-9 the EDNA E. LOCKWOOD heritage tour.See the last sailing bugeye oyster boat at the Rod ‘N’ Reel marina. Up to 1 hour tours to learn about ship restoration and early oyster harvesting. Great photo opportunity for the whole family.

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.

Town of Chesapeake Beach?8200 BAYSIDE ROAD, P.O. BOX 400, CHESAPEAKE BEACH, MARYLAND 20732
(410) 257-2230

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