Sunday, October 30 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Dunes Manor Hotel, Ocean City
$25 per person
Sponsored by the Worcester County Commission for Women in conjunction with the Friends of the Worcester County Commission for Women, the Gems’ Tea celebrates the lives of four extraordinary Worcester County women. This year will honor Vicki Nock of Berlin, Barbara Purnell of Berlin, Ann Coates of Snow Hill and Annette Wallace of Pocomoke. These women will share their life experiences with interviewer Jack Barnes, resulting in a DVD that will be presented to all branches in the Worcester County Library system. For reservations, mail a check payable to FWCCW to Lou Etta McClaflin, 11108 Dale Road, Whaleyville, MD 21872 by October 24. For more information, call Carol Rose at 410-430-7540.
Women’s Club of Ocean Pines Meeting
Thursday, November 3
9:30 am Social Time / 10:00 Meeting Begins
The speaker at this month’s meeting will be dog musher Linda Power, who drives a sled dog team. She will present “How We Can Live Life to the Fullest as We Age.” For more information, contact Donna Potenza at 410-641-8046 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Winter Wonderland Artisan and Craft Fair
Saturday, November 5 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Ocean Pines Community Center
This annual event, hosted by the Pine’eer Craft Club, features features handcrafted items, the club’s legendary bake sale and the Kiwanis serving breakfast and lunch.
Bingo, Wine and Dine Fundraiser
Wednesday, November 9
5:00 pm Doors Open / 6:00 pm Games Begin
Ocean Pines Yacht Club
$25 in advance / $30 at the door
Sponsored by the Ocean City Lioness Club. Food available for purchase, Chinese auction and door prizes. Special games with a $100 winner every game. Additional game cards available for purchase at the door. For tickets call Bev Topfer at 410-688-4934 or Kris Barron at 443-614-8445.
Veterans Day Ceremony
Friday, November 11 11:00 am
Worcester County Veterans Memorial at Ocean Pines
The community is invited to honor the men and women who have served in our nation’s military services at this annual ceremony. The guest speaker will be Ocean Pines resident Nathan Pearson. He is a member of American Legion Post 166 and has served as the organization’s past commander and chaplain, among other duties. Some seating is available but please bring a lawn chair for your convenience. In the event of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at the Community Church at Ocean Pines, located at 11227 Racetrack Road. Faded or worn American flags may be dropped off before or immediately after the ceremony for disposal at the Flag Retirement Ceremony that will be held at the Veterans Memorial on Saturday, November 19 at 10:00 am.
Shepherd’s Nook Christmas Bazaar
Saturday, November 12 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Community Church at Ocean Pines
Christmas gifts, decorations, clothing, baked goods and crafts.