Social and Service Clubs Events

Gift Shop at White Horse Park

Open:

Saturdays 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Sundays 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

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Ocean Pines Line Dancers

Every Monday and Wednesday     9:30 am – 10:30 am

Ocean Pines Community Center

$10 for the year

Line dancing for beginner and intermediate dancers. The group meets September through May, but you can join at any time! Contact Lynn Gibbons at 410-713-9929 for more information.

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NEW! Ocean Pines Remote Control Sailboating Association

Every Monday and Thursday     May-September (weather permitting)

10:00 am – 12:00 pm

South Gate Pond, Ocean Pines

This new organization in Ocean Pines is a member of the American Model Yachting Association. Enjoy the pure enjoyment and peacefulness of controlling a hand-crafted model yacht racing across the water. No motors or power allowed – only remote-controlled sailboats. Currently all members are sailing “Victoria” model boats. Contact Commodore Ed Ryan at 203-249-7491 or J. David Lee at 240-593-2105 for more information.

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Maryland Safe Boating Class

April 18-20, May 2-4, June 6-8, July 11-13     6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Ocean Pines Library

One-Day Classes May 20 & August 19     8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Ocean City Chamber of Commerce

$15 per person

Offered by the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary. The Maryland Safe Boating Class and certificate are required for boat operators born after July 1, 1972. Learn Maryland boating regulations, safely navigating and piloting Ocean City waters, basic nautical knots, trailering a boat, safety equipment and maintenance. Fee includes all course materials. To register or for questions contact Barry Cohen at 410-935-4807 or cgauxoc@gmail.com

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National Alliance on Mental Illness Family-to-Family Education Program

12-Session Class Starts Tuesday, March 28     6:15 pm

Worcester Youth & Family Services, Berlin

Free

This 6-week class, held Tuesdays and Thursdays, is structured to help caregivers understand and support individuals with serious mental illness while maintaining their own well-being. Registration required. Call Noreen Scalice at 302-208-3328 or Ann Palmer at 410-208-3328. Or email namimdls@gmail.com.

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Women’s Club of Ocean Pines Fashion Show

Thursday, April 6     11:30 am – 2:30 pm

Bayside Skillet, 7701 Coastal Highway, Ocean City

$30 per person

Enjoy a luncheon, fashions by Chico’s of West Ocean City and raffles. All proceeds will benefit the Women’s Club 2016-2017 scholarship program and community donations. Call 410-600-0552 or email soonerkay@gmail.com. Checks should be made payable to WCOP and mailed to Kay Hickman, 82 Windjammer Road, Ocean Pines, MD 21811 no later than March 30. Please indicate choice of entree: (1) salmon with vegetable medley, (2) Caesar salad with grilled chicken or (3) tuna melt with side salad.

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OPLGA-9 Opening Day

Tuesday, April 11     8:00 am

Ocean Pines Golf Club

The Ocean Pines Ladies’ Golf Association will kick off the season this day. The group meets every Tuesday at 8:30 am in the month of April and at 7:45 am May-September. The OPLGA looks forward to returning members and is welcoming new members. For more information, please contact Olga Novy at novsnet33@gmail.com or Ann Shockley at shock1030@verizon.net.

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Arbor Day Memorial Tree Planting Ceremony

Thursday, April 13     10:30 am

Pintail Park, Ocean Pines

Sponsored by the Ocean Pines Garden Club. A tree will be planted in memory of loved ones who passed away during 2016. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at The Cove in Mumford’s Landing. The ceremony is open to all, and a luncheon will follow the ceremony. The cost of the luncheon is $20 and includes a strawberry spinach salad with goat cheese, almonds and grilled chicken; brie grilled cheese on french toast bread with sweet syrup and tomato bisque; or crabcake slider with garden salad. Beverage station, dessert and cash bar. For information or reservations for the luncheon, please contact Marian Bickerstaff at mbickerstaff@mchsi.com or 410-208-2508.

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Ocean Pines Boat Club Harrington Casino Bus Trip

Thursday, April 20     10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Bus Departs from Mumford’s Landing in Ocean Pines

$20 per person

The cost includes $15 slot play, a $7 food voucher good towards lunch buffet ($13.95) and transportation. Guests are welcome. Reserve your seat no later than April 20. Seating is limited to first 48 reservations. Mail check made payable to OPBC to Tom/Barbara Southwell, 102 Pinehurst Rd., Ocean Pines, MD 21811. Call 410-641-5456 for more information.

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Kiwanis “Swing into Spring” Wine Tasting and Silent Auction

Friday, April 21     4:30-7:30 pm

Ocean Pines Community Center

$15 adults over 21 years of age

Enjoy great wines, food, live music, the music of “Still Rockin” and a silent auction. Proceeds benefit the youth of the community. For more information or tickets, please call 410-208-6719 or 443-896-4914.

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Ocean Pines Boat Club Spring Fling

Sunday, April 30     6:00 pm

BJ’s on the Water, Ocean City

$39 Boat Club Members / $42 Guests

Includes dinner, dancing and the music of Bob Hughes. Reservations must be made by April 23. Checks should be made payable to OPBC and mailed to Nancy Engelke, 136 High Sheriff Trail, Ocean Pines, MD 21811. Please indicate name, phone number and choice of dinner (stuffed fillet of flounder, chicken and shrimp teriyaki, New York strip steak or cheese ravioli). For more information, call 410-208-0314.

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Ocean Pines Garden Tour

Thursday, June 8

Sponsored by the Ocean Pines Garden Club. The tour will include 8-9 gardens in Ocean Pines and is open to the public. The tour will end with an optional luncheon at Mumford’s Landing in Ocean Pines. For more information, please contact Ann Shockley at 410-641-5295 or shock1030@verizon.net.