Chesapeake Beach happenings for August 10, 2018

Damages during recent storms; Are you a local business that encountered damage during the recent flooding and storms? The Calvert County Division of Emergency Management wants to hear from you in order to gather information on storm damage.  For information please contact Ashley Greely at [email protected] or 410-535-4583.
 

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  Please be sure to put your trash and recycling out the evening before your pick up. The trash company will begin pick ups at 5:00 am due to the summer heat this will continue until September.
 

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  The Town expects the boardwalk from 14th and B street to 11th and B street (or the Bayfront Park B Street entrance) to be closed for the next 60 days. The Town needs to be assured that the soil above the boardwalk is stable prior to any repairs taking place on the boardwalk. Residents should be aware that the areas that are blocked off to the public are done so for safety and should not attempt to pass them. Thank you for your patience as we ensure the public’s safety.
 

2018 Moonlight Cruises – The Town of Chesapeake Beach invites you to spend a summer evening cruising aboard “Miss Lizzy,” docked at Rod ‘N’ Reel Marina. Miss Lizzy is sixty-five feet long and carries 65 passengers.  We are offering one more cruise date for Summer 2018; Friday, August 25 from 7 – 9 pm. The cost is $32 per person.   Although children are welcome, these cruises are more suited for adults. Tickets are available at Town Hall if paying with cash, check or credit card.  For more information and / or to purchase tickets online, click here .
 

2018 Maryland Natural Resource Photo Contest – Enter the 2018 Maryland Natural Resource Photo Contest!  The 15th Annual Maryland Department of Natural Resources Photo Contest runs now through August 31, 2018. Winners will be featured in the department’s 2019 wall calendar and published in the winter 2019 edition of the magazine. Enter now—online or by mail—for your chance to win cash, state parks passports and other terrific prizes! Details here .
 

Taste the Beaches – Please visit our event Facebook page , like it, share it with your friends and tell us if you are coming to the event on Septembr 8th.  For more information on the September event, visit the Town’s website or for a printable event flyer, click here .
 

Calendar Pictures for 2019 – We are accepting pictures anytime, you do not have to wait until the end of the year. The pictures must be from Chesapeake Beach.  Please send your calendar picture submissions (in the highest resolution possible and preferably in landscape format and as a .JPG) to [email protected] . Thank you!
 

The Chesapeake Beach 2018 Annual Drinking Water Quality Report has been released.  To view a printable copy of the report, click here .
 

2018 Southern Maryland Child Car Seat Check-Up Events,  click here .
 

Tuesdays – Bingo at the North Beach Volunteer Fire Department. $1000 jackpot. Admission is $8.00 per person.  Doors open at 5 PM and Bingo starts at 7:30 PM. Food and drink will be available for purchase. For more information please call 301-855-0520.
 

August 11 – Country Dance  For a fun time, come to the Country Dance in the upper level Ballroom at the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206 on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach.  If you can’t dance, teachers will be available to give free instruction.  One hour lessons commence at 7:00 p.m. followed by dancing to the tunes of the Southern Winds Band from 8:00 p.m. until 11:30. The modest price of $15.00 per person includes fountain soft drinks or draft beer, pretzels, and chips.  Public Welcome.   For information call 410-257-9878. Reservations:  [email protected]  www.ALpost206.org

August 11, 18, 25 from 9-10am @ the Chesapeake Village Water Tower. Reef Ball Manufacture and Oyster Cage Power Washing.Urgently need 10 volunteers to make 3 reef balls and power wash Fishing Creek oyster cages.
 

August 16 – Town Council meeting in Town Hall Chambers.
 

August 17 – Karaoke at the Legion.  Join us for a good time from 8:00 p.m. to midnight.  at the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 in the Lower Level Lounge. No cover charge.  The Post is located at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach.  Public welcome. Questions may be directed to 410-257-9878  http://www.ALPost206.Org
 

August 18 – Join us again from 3:30pm – 5:00pm at Veterans Memorial Park for the second of our summer concerts to enjoy the up-tempo big sounds of Quantico Marine Corps Band. For more information on the Summer concert Series, click here .
 

August 27 – 1:30pm (Please note time) Ethics Meeting in Town Hall Chambers.
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September 7 – Golf Tournament – Stallings -Williams American Legion Post 206 Annual Golf Tournament to Benefit our Children and Youth. For more information & team entry form, click here .

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For more information on any of the above “Happenings,” contact Marti Gilpin (Office and Community Involvement Coordinator for the Town of Chesapeake Beach, MD)  410-257-2230  or via email  .


?Because late-breaking changes and additions to Chesapeake Beach Happenings sometimes occur, check the Town’s website for the most up-to-date version of Happenings.