Summer is still in full swing in Ocean Pines as several popular events continue through the season, courtesy of the Recreation and Parks Department.
Monday Movies in the Park will wrap up on Monday, Aug. 21 with a showing of “Moana.” The movie will begin at 8 p.m. in White Horse Park. Area residents are invited to bring chairs and watch this free family-friendly movie on the big screen. Concessions will be available for purchase.
The Oasis Pool, located in Mumford’s Landing in Ocean Pines, will be open for the final Family Fun Night of the summer on Wednesday, Aug. 23 from 6-8 p.m. Games, contests and music will be part of the fun, and food and beverages will be for sale poolside. The cost is $3 for swim members, $5 for Ocean Pines residents and $7 for non-residents. Only those swimming pay a fee.
“On The Edge” will perform on Thursday, Aug. 24 from 7-9 p.m. for the season’s last Concert in the Park. This free family-friendly musical performance will be held at White Horse Park. Concessions will be for sale.
Young basketball hopefuls can learn the sport at the Summer Slam Basketball Clinic, held Aug. 21-24 at the Ocean Pines Community Center, located at 235 Ocean Parkway in Ocean Pines. This beginner clinic will teach participants new to the sport a basic understanding of rules as well as skill development. A clinic for boys and girls grades 1-3 will be held from 5:15-6:45 p.m.; grades 4-6 will meet from 7-8:30 p.m. The cost is $65 for Ocean Pines residents and $81.25 for non-residents.
Finally, Big Truck Day will return to Ocean Pines on Saturday, Sept. 16 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Park, located at 11144 Cathell Road. This free event gives children and adults the opportunity to safely explore a variety of trucks and other vehicles. Concessions will be for sale.
All of these events are open to the public. For more information, contact Denise Sawyer, director of marketing and public relations for the Ocean Pines Association, at (410) 641-7717 ext. 3006 or firstname.lastname@example.org.