This Week in the Pines June 29

fireworks

Picture of the Week ~ June 26, 2016 Block Party @ Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex.
Play 3 and SAVE! 
**Ask about our combo rate for pickleball, paddleball, and tennis!**
Racquet Sports Complex is open 7 days a week!
Racquet Shop is open Mon-Fri 8am-2pm & 4-7pm, Sat/Sun 7am-1pm

 Administration Office Closed Monday, July 4th

ADMINISTRATION OFFICE OPEN 
Mon-Fri 8am – 5pm 
NOW on Saturdays 8am – 12Noon
CLOSED MON, JULY 4
Click HERE for Club Membership Rates and Info 
Ask about our 11-month payment plan
Meet the candidates
Click HERE for candidate biographies or Click HERE to download summer report with bios and question and answers.  Note:  Sharona Ezaoui has dropped out of the race as of today, June 29, 2016.

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GAS UP @ OCEAN PINES MARINA! 
Ocean Pines Marina Open Daily!
Open 8am – 6pm May 1 – May 27
Open 6am – 6pm May 28 – Sept 6
Open 8am – 6pm Sept 7 – Oct. 31
Also stocked with ice, cold drinks, ice cream, snacks, and minnows.  For info, call 410-410-7447

 
Ocean Pines Beach Club Open for the Season!
Open Daily 11am – 6pm, Pool Open 10am – 6pm
with Twilight Swim Special. See Admin Office for Parking Options or park on your own in O.C.
Located between 49th and 50th streets. 410-524-2957
Click HERE for information about the Beach Club

Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks
410-641-7052 / rec@oceanpines.org or stop by the
Community Center to find out more!
Click HERE for all Rec and Parks
Coming Up!  
Movies in the Park  (no movie July 4)
Please register at the Rec Center 410-641-7052 or
email us at rec@oceanpines.org
Like us on Facebook

        Live Music at the Beach Club        

Friday 7/1 Kaleb Brown (12-4pm)
Saturday 7/2 Smooth & Remy (1-5pm)
Sunday 7/3 Kaleb Brown (12-4pm)
*SPECIAL JULY 4TH ENTERTAINMENT*
Monday 7/4 Jack Worthington (1-5pm)
Click HERE 
for the FULL list
 
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Live Entertainment at the Beach Club
 

 
“Sip ‘N Shop” Ladies Night

Wednesday June 29th at the Cove/Yacht Club

5:30pm – 9pm
Tables will be set up by five local business women representing;
  • Lula Roe
  • Pampered Chef
  • Rodan + Fields
  • Stella & Dot
  • Idealfit

 
Sunday Brunch at the Yacht Club
9am-1pm @ The Cove
$15 adults / $7.50 kids ages 6-12
5 and under eat 

FREE
  
 Prices are per person & do not include tax & gratuity. Alcoholic beverages available for additional fee.
Reservations accepted at 410-641-7501 or dining@oceanpines.org

Get Away with Ocean Pines Rec & Parks World Travel Vacation Offers & Bus Trips.
 
 For more info. call Debbie  410-641-7052 or email ddonahue@oceanpines.org 

Ocean Pines Aquatics! 
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC,  Daily Year-Round
Mon – Thur 10am – 8pm / Fri & Sat 10am – 9pm
Sunday 10am – 5pm (closed 7/11-9/11 but staff will be at the facility to register for classes or load pool cards)
Outdoor Pools open for season
Click  HERE for Pool directory  

**New Class – Hydrorider Water Cycling – Register July 1
See activity guide for other class dates
DROP -IN OR TRY A CLASS FREE! 
Drop In Prices $5/$6/$7 
REGISTER AT THE INDOOR POOL
Ask about Private Pool Parties.
Online Registration Form
Call us at 410-641-5255 or email aqua@oceanpines.org
 Open to the Public. All Welcome!
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Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks
410-641-7052 / rec@oceanpines.org or stop by the
Community Center to find out more!
SEMINARS
Heartsaver CPR with AED Training
Thurs, July 7th @ 6pm/ American Heart Association & Ocean Pines Volunteer Fire Department.  $60
 
Everything You Need to Know About Sunscreen
Weds, July 13th @ 5:30pm /Dr. Sara Moghaddam
FREE
Please register in advance for these seminars at the Community Center 410-641-7052 or
email us at rec@oceanpines.org
Like us on Facebook

 Ocean Pines Golf and Country Club!
Tee Off at OP Golf
Ocean Pines Junior Golf Camp
Boys and Girls ages 5-14 learn the fundamentals of golf.
4 Days, 9:30am – 1pm, $125 per golfer per camp.
JULY 11-14, JULY 25-28, AUG 8-11
Join a Jr Golf Team
Learn More

TRY OUT OUR NEW MOBILE APP!

Memberships at Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club
There’s never been a better time to become a member at Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club!
 jmalinowski@oceanpinesgolf.org  / 410-641-6057
100 Clubhouse Dr.  Ocean Pines, MD
877.GOLFOCEAN /  Photo Gallery

STAND UP PADDLE BOARD FITNESS: INTRO TO
PADDLE BOARDING,PADDLE BOARD YOGA,
GROUP LESSONS, SUP EXCURSIONS & MORE
With WALK ON WATER SUP COMPANY
If you can walk, you can PADDLE! Our instructors are trained
professionals & will provide you with an amazing experience.
WHO: ALL AGES
DAYS: TUESDAYS & THURSDAYS
TIME: 9:00am-12:00pm
WHERE: Swim & Racquet Club
INSTRUCTORS: Walk On Water Sup Co. Staff
TO BOOK: Classes must be booked through
WalkOnWaterSupCo.com. For more info, call 410.289.8SUP.
KAYAK,CANOE & SUP RENTALS with AYERS CREEK ADVENTURES
Take your time to explore the waterways around Ocean Pines at your own pace. They’ll supply all you need including basic paddling instructions, water trail maps, wildlife guides & kayaks & stand up Paddleboards fitted to your experience. Rent for half day, all day or all weekend. Guided eco-tours available.
WHO: ALL AGES
DATES: MON, WED, FRI, SAT & SUN:
TIME: 11:00am-4:00pm
WHERE: Swim & Racquet Club
Rentals must be booked through AyersCreekAdventures.com. For more info, call 443.513.0889.

SAVE MONEY ON TICKETS AT REC AND PARKS!
DISCOUNTED THEME PARK TICKETS
Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks offer discounted amusement park tickets to your favorite park instead of paying full price at the gate.  Stop by the Community Center to purchase.
Parks include:  Busch Gardens, Digglerland USA, Dorney Park, Dutch Wonderland, Hershey Park, Kings Dominion, Sahara Sam’s Oasis, Sesame Place, Six Flags America, Six Flags Great Adventure, and Water Country USA.
Click HERE for rates.
Jolly Roger Amusement Tickets On Sale.
Click HERE for rates and passes available
Visit website for Jolly Roger Amusement Park Info
Discount Regal Cinema Tickets available now!

RIDE THE TROLLEY TO OR THROUGH OCEAN PINES
 The Shore Transit

Beyond The Beach Trolley – Ocean City to Berlin returns! The trolley will once again be stopping at the Ocean Pines Community Center, just a few steps from your Ocean Pines Farmers Market! Stops also include the Ocean Pines Library and the Sports Core Pool. Rides are $1 per person.

The Gift Shop at White Horse Park
 
Open all year long!
Join us for a kids’ craft this Saturday.
9am – 12Noon outside craft shop
$1.00
Stop in and shop the selection of handmade items created by local crafters – at very reasonable prices!
You’ll find unique jewelry, hand-stitched items, beach décor and much more.
***Open Saturdays from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm and Sundays from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm.***
View or Download June Events Calendar
 View or Download July Events Calendar
All Activities and Programs are open to the Public
OPA Freedom 5k Run
South Gate Pond @ 8:00am
$25 pre-register / $35 day of the event
To Register: online at www.active.com,
 in person at OP Community Center,
or by calling 410-641-7052

4th of July Celebration
10am-2pm
Veterans Memorial Park
Enjoy this “All-American” day of fun where everyone is invited to a Summer Celebration! The day’s activities will include a DJ, water slides, carnival games, refreshments and more. Pool admission is free for Ocean Pines swim members; all others pay the regular daily pool rate. The moon bounce is $6 for unlimited rides with a wristband. Tickets may be sold for additional games and rides.

Firework Show
Showell Park @ 9:00pm
Join the Ocean Pines community for a special fireworks display sponsored by the Ocean Pines Association.  The fireworks display will begin shortly after dark.  Recommended viewing locations are Showell Elementary School, the Community Church at Ocean Pines, Most Blessed Sacrament School and The Pavilions.  The rain date for this event is Tuesday, July 5.
2016 Monday Movies in the Park
Mondays, through Aug 22
8pm-til
White Horse Park
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July 11:  Inside Out (2015)
July 18: The Little Mermaid (1989)
July 25: Minions (2015)
Aug 1: Finding Nemo (2003)
Aug 8: The Goonies (1985)
Aug 15: Home (2015)
Aug 22: The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Click HERE for more info
American Pie Music Happy Hour

Friday July 1st
Games at 5pm @ The Racquet Sports Complex
**Featuring OP local talents Tom Flanagan & Mike Petito
playing oldies for sing alongs and fun**
Come play your favorite sport and relax to some great music, libations and pizza
BYOB and anything else you’d like to eat or share
Cost: $5 Pizza charge for those who want pizza
$10 Guest fee if playing tennis
$5 guest fee if playing pickle ball or paddle ball
Please join us to kick off this Independence Day Weekend
***Sign up is optional – however we’d like to have a guest count so there’s enough supplies and pizza for during the event***
Wednesday Family Fun Nights 
Wednesdays thru Aug 24 – 6-8pm – Yacht Club Pool
Fun for the entire family! Every Wednesday the Yacht Club transforms into a wave of fun for the young & young at heart! The pool is open for all ages to enjoy as DJs fill the air with the sounds of summer. Food & beverages are available poolside ($). Admission:$3 Swim Member (must show membership card); $5 OP Resident; $7 for Non-Residents. Only persons swimming pay a fee.

Thursday Concerts in the Park
JUNE 30 ~ 229th Army Band
Thursdays 7-9pm White Horse Park
Bring Chairs, food, family and friends for an evening of fun & FREE Entertainment
Concessions for sale, BYOB allowed.
For a full list of entertainment click HERE
Join us at the Cove/Yacht Club
open 7 Days a week 
Happy Hour Sun-Thurs 4-7pm
Sunday Brunch 9am – 1pm 

Menus:   Lunch     Dinner       Kids       Pool      
410-641-7501 / dining@oceanpines.org

Ocean Pines Racquet Sport
Clinics and Events!
Special Tennis Events Coming Up
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For Ladies!
 Game Drill and Round Robin
Every Thursday Morning
9:00 am – 10:30 am
A fun game drill followed by structured Round Robin
No Fee for members and $10 for non-members
Don’t delay-sign up today.  You may sign up in the clubhouse or by responding to this email.  Let’s do it!

 
Pickleball Indoor Drop-in
Ocean Pines Community Center
Every Thursday indoor Pickleball drop-ins
$5/per participant, per visit
(free with pickleball membership)
TRY A RACQUET SPORT 
Free Clinic and Week Trial (all Racquet Sports)
Free Platform Tennis Clinic Every Saturday
@ Noon. Call  410-641-7052, rec@oceanpines.org
   $5 drop-in for non-members of platform to play. 
Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex
410-641-7228 /  410-641-7052
Hours Vary….Call Ahead if you are not sure.
View Webpage for Info on all 3 sports. 

OP Farmers 

Market 
open every Saturday 
 8am-1pm in 
White Horse Park
ITS JULY, WHATS IN SEASON?
– Apples, Apricots, Beans, Beets, Blackberries, Blueberries, Broccoli Rabe, Cabbage, Carrots, Chard, Cauliflower, Collards, Corn, Cucumbers, Currants, Eggplant, Fennel, Garlic, Gooseberries, Herbs, Kale, Kohlrabi, Leeks, Lettuces, Mushrooms, Muskmelons, Nectarines, Okra Onions, Peaches, Peppers, Plums, Potatoes, Raspberries, Rhubarb, Salad Greens, Shallots, Sprouts, Sugar & Snap Peas, Summer Squash, Sweet Cherries, Tomatillos, Tomatoes, and Watermelons.

  
Gift Shop at White Horse Park, Open:
Saturdays 9:00 am – 3:00 pm/ Sundays 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
The Pine’eer Craft & Gift Shop is now the Gift Shop at White Horse Park!  Stop in and shop the selection of handmade items created by local crafters from the Pine’eer Craft Club – at very reasonable prices.  You’ll find unique jewelry, hand-stitched items, beach décor and much more. Open all year long.
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Ask A Master Gardener
Every Tuesday May-September     1:00-4:00 pm
Ocean Pines Library
Master gardeners will be available to help you with your gardening questions. Please put your plant damage samples in a plastic bag and label the bag with your name and phone number. If your question cannot be answered at the time of submission, it will be researched and we will get back to you at a later date.
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 BINGO on Wednesday June 29th.
At the Pocomoke  Senior Center.   Time from 4 to 7pm.
Cash Bingo , 20 games .
Only  $10.00 for 4 cards in advance. I will be calling Bingo, for tickets call AARP Director, Larry at 443 831 1791.
This event is to raise money for the  Pocomoke Senior Center.
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Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast 
Saturday, July 9          8:00 am – 11:00 am
Ocean Pines Community Center
$5 for adults / $3 for children under 12 / Free for children under 5
Enjoy pancakes, sausages, fruit cup, coffee or tea. Tickets may be purchased in advance from Kiwanis members or by calling 410-208-6719 or at the door.  Carryout available. Proceeds benefit local youth.
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Blueberry Fundraiser
Pick up July 12-14
Berlin Senior Center
$2.50 pint / $24 flat of 12
Call 443-831 -1791 to place your order.
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Star Charities Annual Western Night
Thursday, July 14
Doors Open 4:00 pm
Racetrack Clubhouse at The Casino at Ocean Downs
$26 per person
To benefit 4 Steps Therapeutic Riding Program. Featuring Emcee Larry Walton, live harness and simulcasting races, door prizes, 50/50 raffle and pictures with the winning horse of the PDR race. Seating is limited. For reservations, call Anna Foultz (now) at 410-641-7667 or Barbara Mazzei (after May 21) at 908-581-5553.

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Pine’eer Craft Club Meeting
Thursday, July 21
9:45 am refreshments / 10:00 am business meeting
Ocean Pines community Center
This month’s meeting will be followed by a flip-flop wreath craft project.
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Fifth Annual Mary Mac Foundation Memorial
Golf Tournament
Friday, August 5     9:00 am Shotgun Start
Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club
$110 per golfer / $400 per foursome / $500 per foursome and hole sponsorship / $100 tee sign sponsorship
This annual tournament benefits a variety of nonprofit organizations. Includes continental breakfast and lunch, awards and silent auction at the Ocean Pines Yacht Club. For more information or to make donations or pay for golf registration online please visit www.MaryMac.org.
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Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce
9th Annual Flounder Tournament
Saturday, August 6
Weigh In 12:00-4:00 pm Pines Point Marina
$35 per person / $30 two or more
Sponsored by the Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce. Cash prizes plus calcutta. $500 first prize, $300 second prize, $100 third prize. Free t-shirt to the first 100 entries. Fish from the shore, bridge, pier or boat (private or charter). Fish anywhere in Maryland or Delaware waters (within 3 nautical miles from shore), bay and inland waters to the Virginia state line. Fish must be weighed in by 4:00 pm with awards immediately following. Weigh in will be at the Pines Point Marina from 12:00-4:00 pm. Registrations must be completed by Friday, August 5 at 3:00 pm. Register online at OceanPinesChamber.org.
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Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce Classic Car Show & Parade will be held August 28th in Ocean Pines!

CLICK HERE to view all events

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