The Lexington Park Volunteer Rescue Squad is hosting our annual indoor Fall Vendor and Craft Event on October 20th from 11-2 ! Bring your family to browse and shop the area’s most popular vendors and crafters with their unique items and find lots of treasures for the gift-gifting season in one place! Shop, stay for lunch, take a station tour, have fun, all while supporting your local volunteer rescue squad! Vendor list pending. Interested Crafters and Vendors need to download and send in their completed the registration form and fee to P.O. Box 902, Lexington Park, MD 20653. For more details or to register please check us out our website: www.lpvrs.org or email: email@example.com
Celebrate the opening of oyster season on the Chesapeake Bay and take part in the annual U.S. Oyster Festival featuring the U.S. National Oyster Shucking Championships and National Oyster Cook-Off on Saturday and Sunday October 20th and 21st at the St. Mary's County Fairgrounds. Known for its exquisite range of seafood and exhibition of cultural activities surrounding oysters & the waterman's way of life in St. Mary's County, this annual festival also includes live music, local foods, arts, crafts, craft beer tasting, and general family fun. Sponsored by the Rotary of Lexington Park, the National Shucking Championship includes competitors from all over the United States competing for the title of U.S. Oyster Shucking Champion. The U.S. winner then goes on to compete in Galway, Ireland for the World Shucking Championship. Admission at the door. 100% of the profits go to help local and Rotary assistance programs. 10am-6pm Saturday, 11am - 6pm Sunday. Brought to you by the Rotary of Lexington Park MD
Wear a super hero costume and be apart of the first Race 4 Heroes 5K Walk, Run, Roll or Fly. Saturday October 20th registration starts at 7:00 am. Tie those capes tight, bring your hero spirit and join other heroes as you complete a 5-kilometer run or walk through beautiful Solomons Island. Packet pick-up from 4:00-7:00 PM in the West Marine parking lot 10/19/2018. 7:00 AM – 8:15 AM – Registration, 8:00 AM – Costume Contest, 8:15 AM – Mini Heroes Race, 8:30 AM– 5K Run, Walk, Roll or Fly, 9:30 AM– Awards. For more help or information about the 2018 Race 4 Heroes hosted in Solomons Island, contact Christina Payne, firstname.lastname@example.org or 443-624-9508 or Dr. Jay Lipoff, 315-345-5437.
The Solomons Volunteer Rescue Squad and Fire Department wil lhave their Fall Vendor/Craft Fair on Saturday 20th from 9 am - 4 pm. They are looking for vendors, crafters and of course shoppers. Table space fee is $40.00 and donate a small item to raffle off. Fee includes 8ft table and 2 chairs. Setup starts at 07:30am. Doors open to public at 09:00 till 4pm. Food will be available. If you are interested in renting a table or space please call Bettie @ 443-532-6951
Terror on the Home Front! Ghosts of Sotterley will take place October 19, 20, 25, 26 & 27th. Tours begin at 7:00 p.m. (and run every 10 minutes) Advance online reservations required. Visit Sotterley if you dare, the casualties of wars past, too young to die and too far from home. They won’t stay buried! Join us as a recruit and travel through the trails and woods at Historic Sotterley after dark. Let’s see if you can pass muster! Bwahahahahaha! ADVANCE ONLINE RESERVATIONS REQUIRED - $15.00 per person (children under 2 are free). Tour times begin at 7:00 p.m. NO WALK-INS. ALL SALES ARE FINAL – No Refunds or changes.
Group rates available for an entire block of time –please contact the office at 301-373-2280. Rain or shine! www.sotterley.org
On November 3rd from 6-8pm at Great Mills High School SMCR, a nonprofit providing programs and events for individuals with developmental differences in Southern Maryland is hosting Southern Maryland's Got Talent, an open talent competition for all amateurs in St. Mary's and Calvert County. This event is sponsored by the St. Mary's County Arts Council. Audience tickets are $5 for individuals and $8 for families. Food will be available for purchase from Grill Sergeant BBQ. A portion of the food sales will be donated to SMCR. Please visit www.somdcr.org under the "Events" tab for more information. Performers must audition to be in the show. If you would like to audition to be in the show, please come to one of our four auditions. They are: September 29th at Patuxent Presbyterian Church in California from 1-3pm October 6th at St. John Vianney Church in Prince Frederick from 1-3pm October 13th at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Lexington Park from 1-3pm and October 20th at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church in Solomons from 1-3pm
On Saturday October 20th please join Dr. Mudd House docent Bob Bowser as he interprets the story of convicted conspirator Ned Spangler. The talk will discuss the controversies of Ned's arrest and conviction, the bond formed between Spangler and Mudd in prison, and Spangler's time spent living and working on the Mudd farm. The talk will also discuss some of the Ned Spangler artifacts on display at the Dr. Samuel A. Mudd House museum. The talk will conclude with a "field trip" to Ned Spangler's grave at the Old St. Peter's Church cemetery approximately 1 mile from the Mudd House. All of our talks are free to the public and will begin at 1 pm in the Exhibit Building. Seating is limited, so please come early!
On Saturday, Oct 20,2018 , the 10th Dist VFD will be holding its annual DKP toy run from 1pm to 5 pm, which benefits the Christmas Connection of Charles County. We will be meeting at the La Plata shopping center (the corner of Rt 6 & 301 ) at 1200 and at 1230 leaving for a ride to the firehouse. There will be live music and food available. Admission is 1 unwrapped toy or $10. All proceeds will benefit the Charles County Children's aid society and Christmas Connection . Motorcycles, cars and trucks are welcomed. For more information , see us on face book.
On October 20th at 9 a.m., the Charles County Board of Social Services is hosting a 5K Run/Walk at the LaPlata Town Hall, 305 Queen Anne Street in LaPlata. The board supports, among other projects in Charles County, an annual holiday party and the new Clifford House Visitation Center for children in foster care. Participants will receive a bib with timing chip and a t-shirt on race day. Registration is only $15. Please register at runsignup.com or follow the link on our Facebook page @CCBoss5k
The Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary will be selling Stuffed Ham and Chicken Salad sandwiches on Election Day, November 6, 2018 at the Fire House located at 13820 Point Lookout Road, Ridge, MD 20680. Stuffed Ham sandwiches will be $6.00 each. Chicken Salad sandwiches will be $3.00 each. Pre-orders are now being accepted for Stuffed Ham and Chicken Salad Sandwiches. In order to guarantee your order - Pre-orders must be turned in no later than October 20, 2018. You can pre-order your sandwiches by sending an email to email@example.com which includes your name, phone number, number of sandwiches, and when you will pick-up (Monday evening or Tuesday morning) or by calling 301-872-5090 and leave a message with the same information. Pre-orders can be picked up on Monday, November 5 from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm or on Tuesday, November 6 beginning at 7 am. Pre-Orders must be picked by 12:00 pm on Tuesday or they will be sold. Baked goods and hot dogs will also be available for sale on Tuesday, 6 November.