News Release, Town of Chesapeake Beach

TOWN NOTICES:

Dangerous Cliffs Along the Bay: As a reminder, the cliffs south of Bayfront Park are dangerous and restricted for access by Town Code. If you witness anyone accessing this area please contact the Calvert County Sheriffs Office at 410-535-2880. To view the recent news release please click here

Interested in working at the Chesapeake Beach Water Park? We are now taking sign-ups for all Orientations for Employment for the 2020 Season! Interviews will be conducted at the orientations. To sign-up for the orientation for the position of your choice visit https://chesapeakebeachwaterpark.com/employment/

2020 Chesapeake Beach Water Park Calendar of Special Events: To view please click here

To view the current Town of Chesapeake Beach RFP’s please click here

February 8 at 10 AM – 11:30 AM CBOCs Annual Meeting in Town Hall Council Chamber. Review 2019 successes and participate in forming 2020 plans. Please click here for more information. 

February 10 at 6 PM -Town Council Work Session in Town Hall Chambers.

February 18 at 6 PM – Town Ethics Meeting in Town Hall Chambers.

February 17 – Town Walkable Community Meeting postponed until further notice.

February 20 at 7 PM – Town Council Meeting in Town Hall Chambers.

February 26 at 7 PM – Town Planning & Zoning Meeting in Town Hall Chambers.

February 27 at 7 PM – Town Green Team Meeting in Town Hall Chambers.

March 1st at 11 AM – 2 PM – The  Twin Beach Opioid Abuse Awareness 1st Annual Health and Wellness Fair will be held at the NBVFD. Door prizes, exhibits, vendors and more! For more info see attached.

LOCAL COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS:

February 7– 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 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

February 7 YUMMY FRIED 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)257-9878 HTTP://www.MD-post206.org

February 8 from 6:00 -10:00 PM- A benefit for the Humane Society of Calvert County to be held at the North Beach Fire Department. Featuring the HUBCAPS 45th Anniversary Tour. For more information please click here. 

February 8- COUNTRY DANCE.  For a fun time, come to the American Legion Country Dance in the Upper-Level Ballroom at the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road E on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach.  If you can’t dance, teachers will be available to give lessons.  One-hour lessons commence at 7:00 p.m. followed by dancing from 8:00. until 11:30 p.m…  The Modest price of $15.00 per person includes soft drinks or draft beer and light munchies.   Open to All. For information call (410)257-9878. HTTP://www.MD-post206.org   Reservations at LBloyer@verizon.net

February 8 from 1:00 pm- 2:15 pm– “Winter Wildlife Film Series” at North Beach Town Hall. A PBS nature film, Wonder of the Snowy Owl (2016) that highlights the lives of these Arctic Owls. A few have visited Calvert County. For more information or to register, contact Lisa Garrett at lgarrett@northbeachmd.orgor 443-646-2426. 

February 8 at 7 PM – Glow Basketball – Middle School Edition at NECC. It’s time to shine! Middle schoolers (grades six to eight) will have an epic evening playing glow-in-the-dark basketball in the gym. Be here as the rims and basketballs light up the night. Oh yeah, we will even add music and add pizza and a drink. $5 per person.

February 9 from 2:00 – 3:00 PM- Fire by Night, Smoke by Day- A free lecture by Dr. Ralph Eshelman sponsored by Bayside History Museum and Calvert Library. The lecture will be held at North Beach Town Hall. 

February 9 – ALL-U-CAN-EAT SWEETHEART BREAKFAST.   Treat your Sweetie to a yummy breakfast featuring Waffles, Ham, Sausage, Scrapple, Bacon, Scrambled Eggs, Home Fries, Biscuits, Fruit, and Chip Beef.   Hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in the upper-level Dining Room in Chesapeake Beach on Route 260.  Public Welcome.  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.  www.MD-post206.org

February 12 at 11 am “Animal Valentines and Animals that are Lifelong Mates” at North Beach Senior Center. This fun and fascinating talk will explain how animals find mates. The event will be rescheduled if the weather is poor. 

February 14th Tell someone you love them with a “Singing Valentine”  For a donation of $50 to Meals on Wheels Fathers and Sons Quartet will sing two songs and present candy and flowers to your true love at a place of your choosing in Calvert County. Click here for more info.

February 22 at 11:30 AM- 4:30 PM “Beach Chess-a-peake Classic Tournament”. Beach Bishops chess team will host a non-rated tournament at Beach Elementary School. For more info or to sign up click here.

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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