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Pine Tones Chorus Christmas Concert
Friday, Dec. 13 7:30 pm
Atlantic United Methodist Church
N. Baltimore Ave. and 4th St., Ocean City
Join the Pine Tones Chorus as it presents “Traditions of Christmas,” a festive musical concert featuring selections such as “O Holy Night,” Handel’s “Hallelujah Chorus,” the theme song from Babes in Toyland and “Christmas Gifts” from the musical A Wonderful Life. A special arrangement of “Jingle Bells Through the Ages” includes visits from the Andrews Sisters in boogie-woogie and an Elvis-style solo in hard rock. Refreshments will be served following the concert.
Ocean Pines Anglers Club Monthly Meeting
Saturday, Dec. 14 9:30 am
Ocean Pines Library
The speaker at this monthly meeting will be professional bass angler Jim Short, whose accomplishments since the year 2000 include 42 top-ten finishes, 11 Angler of the Year awards and qualifying for the National Championship six times. All are welcome and canned goods or donations will be accepted to help support Diakonia.
Pine’eer Craft and Gift Shop
Saturday, Dec. 14 & 21 and Sunday, Dec. 21 & 22
10 am – 4 pm
White Horse Park. Last Day 12/22
Finish your holiday shopping at the Pine’eer Craft and Gift Shop during its final weekend of the season. The store features handcrafted items made by members of the Pine’eer Craft Club.
Worcester County NAACP announces December 19th meeting.
Guest speaker Mrs. Patricia Dufendach, head of the Berlin Safe Pedestrians Committee, will report on safety initiatives proposed to RT 113 to ensure that walkers can cross the street safely. Countdown Crosswalks and reduced speed limit are two of the numerous proposals. The recent Dennis – Bowen tragedy has reaffirmed the need to implement measures to protect our community. The Executive Board Meeting begins at 6 PM with the speaker at 7 PM. All interested persons are encouraged to attend. The location for the meeting is the Multipurpose Room, Flower Street, Berlin, MD. For more information call 443-944-6701.
Women’s Club of Ocean Pines 40th Birthday Celebration
Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 10 am
Ocean Pines Community Center
Join the Women’s Club of Ocean Pines in a celebration of its 40th year. New and returning members will also be recognized. Membership is open to women who live in Ocean Pines; dues are $10. The club raises funds during the membership year for scholarships and community donations. For more information, contact Pat Addy at 410-208-0171 or email@example.com.
Star Charities Annual Beef & Beer
Saturday, January 11, 2014 5:30 pm
Ocean Pines Community Center
$26 per person
All-you-can-eat buffet catered by Monty Jones’ Lazy River Saloon. Live entertainment including a surprise emcee, two live bands and Sharon & Charles Sorrentino. Benefits the Home of the Brave in Berlin. For tickets, contact Barbara Mazzei at 410-208-0430, Mary Evans at 410-596-5498, Anna Foultz at 410-641-7667 or Joan Gentile at 443-465-2400.
Boat Club “The Festival of the Boats” Parade
The Boat Club is seeking participants for a boat parade tentatively scheduled for July 26, 2014. The event is open to Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce businesses, Ocean Pines organizations and individual boat owners. This event is only possible with sufficient interest. Contact Steven Stein at 410-641-8930 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Fred Heinlen at 410-208-3165 or email@example.com.