This Week in the Pines 8-18

 

 
 
 
 
  
Camp Kids enjoy Stand Up Paddle Board Camp at Swim and Racquet Club
Send your favorite OP photos to info@oceanpines.org and see it posted here!   
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OPA Admin Hours
Monday – Friday  8:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday  8:00am – 12Noon
Pool Passes, Beach Club Parking, Racquet Sports Memberships, Golf Memberships, Weekly Memberships and Assessment Billing.
NEW ATM AT THE ADMIN!!
410-641-7717 or email member@oceanpines.org
Admin offices will be closed Mon, Sept. 7 -labor day.

OFFICERS ELECTED

The Ocean Pines Association Board of Directors Organization Meeting was held today and the Board voted 4-3 to select Pat Renaud as its new president.  Director Cheryl Jacobs was selected as vice president by a 5-2 vote, Director Tom Herrick was appointed secretary by acclimation, and Tom Terry was named treasurer by a 4-3 vote. Also during the meeting, Bob Thompson and Pete Gomsak were named assistant treasurer.  Their next Regular Meeting will be Thursday, Sept. 24 @ 9am in the Comm. Center.  

Left to Right:
Pat Renaud, Cheryl Jacobs, Dave Stevens, Jack Collins, Tom Terry, Tom Herrick, and Bill Cordwell.  

SUMMER EVENTS WINDING DOWN! 

August Events Calendar
September Events Calendar

Two Great Events in Ocean Pines 

on Saturday, September 12th

Indoor / Outdoor Flea Market 

8:00am – 12Noon

Community Center and Admin Parking Lot area

Spaces are $15 /$10 for residents and $20/$10 for non-residents.  In conjunction with the Farmers Market you can shop till you drop!  Clean out the closet and make way for new treasurers!  call 410-641-7052 to register.

Annual Doggie Swim @ Mumford’s Landing Pool

10:00am – 11:00am (small dogs under 20 lbs)

11:00am – 2:00pm (all dogs)

$6 per dog!  Benefits the Worcester County Humane Society.  All dog handlers must be at least 18 and youth under age 17 must be accompanied by registered adult.

call 410-641-5255 for questions.

OP REC AN

D PARKS
Programs and Classes 

Art of Wine Making Experience

Friday, Aug 21   6:00-7:30pm
OP Comm Ctr  / $40 / $50 
Sign up early!  
5K Training Program
Starting Aug 24 – Every Mon, Wed, & Fri
6:30am or 9:30am for 45 Minute sessions
for 9 weeks.  (24 classes)
INFO MEETING AUGUST 22 @ 10am in Gym.
Last session is the Fun Run 5k in Oct. 

Heartsaver CPR with AED Training
Thurs, Sept 3  6:00 – 8:00pm
OP Comm Center
$60 per person includes all materials and cert card and CPR pocket mask. 
Sign up Now! 


Weekly Family-Fun Events


 
Family Fun Night
Every Wednesday
6pm – 8pm
Yacht Club Pool
$4 Res $5 Non
Poolside Food avail for sale for event goers.
LAST ONE SEPT. 2nd 
  
Concert in the Park
JJ RUPP BAND
Thurs, Aug 20
7pm – 9pm
WHP, FREE

“A Classic Case” Aug 27
“Barren Creek”
Sept 3 
 
 
Monday Movies

“Hook”
showing Aug 24
8pm WHP, FREE
“Into the Woods”
Aug 31

View REC Calendar

TAKE A BUS TRIP WITH US!
Nationals Vs Marlins Game – Sun, August 30th
Nasa Wallops Island Tour – Tues, Oct. 20th
OCEAN PINES DAY CAMPS 
Final Sports Camps Coming Up….
Alley Oop Skimboarding Sessions Aug. 21
British Soccer Camps – All levels Aug. 24-28
Skateboarding Camp – Aug 25-27 & Sept 1-3
OP R&P’s Pup of the Pines Photo Contest
Stop by the Community Center and pick up a registration form.  $5 per entry.  Winner will receive a FREE DOG PARK PASS for 2016.  Happening now and runs through October 1st. Call 410-641-7052 or email rec@oceanpines.org for info.
Beach Club Open DAILY 11am -6pm
All Welcome! Pool open 10am – 6pm
EXTENDED DAYS – BEACH CLUB & POOL WILL BE OPEN ADDITIONAL WEEKENDS!!
Sept 12-13 and Sept 19-20
Sept 26-27 – POOL ONLY

LIVE MUSIC  

Wed, Aug 19 Pat O’Brennan 1-5pm
Fri, Aug 21 Kaleb Brown- 1-5pm
Sat, Aug 22 Smooth & Remy 1-5pm
Sun, Aug 23 Kaleb Brown 1-5pm

 View Web page for

Ocean Pines Aquatics!
Meet us the Pool!

SWIM and SNACK IT! 

New Snack Bar at Swim and Racquet Club and Pool! Kayak and SUP Rentals and Lessons, Splash Pad and more……Open Daily Snack Bar Menu
TWILIGHT SWIM
Daily starts at 4pm – 3 Pools!
Beach Club,Yacht Club, and
Mumford’s Landing.  $4 Residents / $5 Guests

CURRENT DROP -INS RUNNING
Wet Works I and II
Aqua Jog
Creaky Joints I and II
Super Sharks
Aqua Blast
REGISTER AT THE INDOOR POOL
Call us at 410-641-5255 or
email aqua@oceanpines.org
 Open to the Public. All Welcome!
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OPVFD ANNUAL RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE! 
Drawing to be held Sunday, Sept. 27th 4:00pm at the House located on 99 Sandy hook Road and tours of the house are available every weekend 10am – 6pm.  Purchase tickets to win the house or cash prize for $100 each at the house or the station.
 Call 410-641-8272 for more info! Like us on Facebook

Tee Off @ Ocean Pines Golf and Country Club!

When the course reopens on Thursday, August 20 after aeration, players will notice another improvement! ew netting in the short-game practice area!  Here’s a pic of the nets going up..


Tern Grille Open Daily for breakfast and Lite Fare!
 Don’t have to be golfing to stop by for lunch and to watch play on the 18th hole.  Cold Beer and Great Food!  View Menu – Ask about daily specials!

 Fall Junior Clinic Every Tuesday starting Sept. 3

$40 per clinic.  email jmalinowski@oceanpinesgolf.org
 
  Sign up at Pro-Shop or call 410-641-6057
100 Clubhouse Dr.  Ocean Pines, MD
877.GOLFOCEAN /  Photo Gallery

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Join us at Ocean Pines Yacht Club
and Cove Restaurant Open Daily!

Pools Open at 10am, Pool Bar and Cove Open at 11am for lunch, drinks and kids menu!  

SPECIALS
$5 Crushes All Day Tuesdays
Family Fun Night Wednesdays
Happy Hour 4-7 Mon-Thurs 
Live  
Entertainment Fri-Sunday 

TRIVIA NIGHT IS BACK!
SUNDAY –

Sept 20th @ 6pm 
Held every other Sunday 

Friday 8/21- Tranzfusion 6pm – 10pm
Saturday 8/22- Randy Lee Band 6pm – 10pm 
Sunday 8/23 – Kaleb Brown 5pm – 9pm 
Ask about discounts for Friday and Sunday events
 

Click HERE to view our Catering Packages, Pricing, and Menus.
Any size event for any occasion!  
Residents and Non-residents welcome!  
 
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Ocean Pines Racquet Complex!

Block Party for all Racquet Sports

Sunday –  August 30

see pro-shop for details.

  View Webpage for Events and Info on all 3 sports.

Pickleball 
Drop-ins and newcomer instruction are available for one of America’s fastest growing sports!
$5 for non-members; no fee for first-time players.
*Four Week Clinic for Beginners
$15, per schedule below.

        *Wednesdays Outdoor, 5-6pm /
Sept 2, 9, 16, 23
*One hour clinics for Beginners, on Friday afternoons, starting in September (indoor)
Click  here for more information about  pickleball.

Platform Tennis 
Free Platform Tennis Clinic Every Saturday @ Noon.

Receive a free week of play and a 2nd Free Clinic.

Call 410-641-7228 or Jim Freeman at  215-704-4592 or email jimisfreeman@verizon.net
$5 drop-in for non-members of platform to play.

Tennis –  Get Up and Move!

Click here for more information about Tennis

          Thursday, August 20 from 6:00-7:00 pm

          “Game Night with Erika”

Play fun and competitive tennis games.

          $10 per person

          $15 for non-members

Saturday, August 22 – 9:00 am – ALL SPORTS

“Manklin Meadow Racquet Championships”

Share, Learn and Play! A fun morning at the Racquets Complex. Details to follow…..

 

Thursday, August 27 from 6:00-7:00 pm

“Precision Tennis Clinic with Erika”

Practice clinic using targets and improving your accuracy. $10 per person

$15 for non-members

Sunday, August 30 – ALL SPORTS 

4:00 pm  Block Party

Join all 3 Clubs and Save $!

Lots of activities and social events and staying fit and having fun! Stop by and meet the new pro shop staff!
Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex
The Pro Shop Hours are:
Monday – Saturday 8:00am – 2:00pm  and 4:00pm – 8:00 pm
Sunday 8:00 am – 2:00 pm
410-641-7228 /  410-641-7052
Attention Racquet Sport Members & Guests – Please sign in at the Pro Shop prior to heading to the courts.  By signing in, you help us keep track of court usage/availability, maintain accurate statistics and validate memberships.  Thank you!

GET ON THE WATER (Swim and Racquet Club)  
Kayak, Canoe and SUP Rentals
available at Swim and Racquet Club -10 Seabreeze Rd
Call Ayers Creek Adventures to reserve a boat or
stop by Wed, Fri, Sat and Sundays from Noon – 5pm
Stand Up Paddleboard Lessons
available at Swim and Racquet Club at 10 Seabreeze
Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am – 1pm.   register at www.walkonwatersupco.com

COMING UP………….
 Pine’eer Craft Club
Thursday, August 20
9:45 am refreshments / 10:00 am meeting
An appreciation luncheon will follow the meeting.  For more information, contact Sharon at 410-430-3032.
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Worcester County Tea Party Core Planning Meeting
Thursday, August 20     6:30 pm
Ocean Pines Library
The 2016 Leadership Planning Meeting is designed for people interested in becoming actively involved in the planning and implementation of the Worcester County Tea Party.  Admission is free and open to the public.  Regular monthly Speaker Series meetings will resume September 17.  For more information email WCTPPatriots@gmail.com, visit www.worcestercountyteaparty.com
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Bowling League Meeting
Monday, August 24     1:00 pm
Ocean Pines Community Center
Bowling will begin Monday, September 21 and Tuesday, September 22 at 1:00 pm.  Contact Don Schaefer at 410-641-8898 for more information.
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Life Line Community Health Screening
Wednesday, August 26
Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club
Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, will host this preventive health event.  Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems: blocked arteries, a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms, which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs, which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heart beat, which is closely tied to stroke risk and a bone density screening – for men and women –  used to assess the risk of osteoporosis. Register for a Wellness Package, which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening, from $149 ($139 with our member discount).  All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete.  In order to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129,  1-888-653-6441 or www.lifelinescreening.com/community-partners.
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Kiwanis Annual Duck Race
Friday, August 28     6:00 pm
Frontier Town
Chances for the Kiwanis Annual Duck Race are now on sale.  Purchase a duck for $5 or three ducks for $10.  Chance
s may be purchased from any Kiwanis member or call 410-208-0479.  First prize is $1000, second prize is $300 and third prize is $200.  All proceeds benefits the club’s College Scholarship Fund.
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Ocean Pines Boat Club Tangier Island Cruise
Monday, August 31     12:30 pm – 5:15 pm
$27 per person
Join Ocean Pines Boat Club members for this cruise to Tangier Island.  The 90-foot luxury vessel will leave from Crisfield, Maryland.  Golf carts and narrated tours will be available for $5.  Enjoy lunch on your own at one of the island’s restaurants.  The deadline to sign up is August 26.  Please contact Doris Lloyd at 410-641-6278 to sign up or for more information.  All welcome.
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Women’s Club of Ocean Pines Meeting
Thursday, September 3     10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Ocean Pines Community Center
Club officers will recap the 2014-15 year at this monthly meeting, the first of the membership year.  Light refreshments will be served and there will be an opportunity to participate in a 50/50 raffle.  Women’s Club membership dues are $10 per year.  Join club members on the first Thursday of the month for speakers, luncheons, auctions, raffles and fundraisers.  The organization also awards yearly scholarships to high school seniors and makes donations to organizations that support Ocean Pines residents.
GET FRESH WITH US EVERY SATURDAY
Every Saturday  8am in White Horse Park.
Community Corner Tent is open to Non-Profits.
The Ocean Pines Farmers Market
features more than just produce, although there are plenty of seasonal fruits and vegetables, too!  Our vendors offer freshly baked items, gourmet foods, artisan crafts and more.  Stop by White Horse Park every Saturday from 8 am-1 pm to see what’s new!  To learn more about the Ocean Pines Farmers Market, including a list of current vendors, click here.
Stop by our new vendor John’s Ice Cream Truck for a creamy cold treat.
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Fresh at Market
Peaches, nectarines, plums, cantaloupe and watermelons, radishes, yellow summer squash, zucchini, patty pan squash, salad greens, micro sprouts, herbs, mushrooms, local sweet corn, local vine-ripe tomatoes, green beans, cabbage, carrots, celery, scallions, shallots, onions, garlic, beets, cucumbers, pickles, bell peppers, jalapeno peppers, Haas avocados, cauliflower, broccoli, eggplant, potatoes, sweet potatoes.
RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE AT THE INFO BOOTH.
$5 Each.
1st Prize – new bike from Continental Cycles!
      2nd and 3rd prizes – free                   market items!
 TOTES FOR SALE $2 **new FARMERS MARKET STICKERS FOR SALE!  $3 APRONS $15

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