Chesapeake Beach and Local Happenings

NOTICE:   The Public Works department will discontinue the flushing of the water lines until a later date.  


Chesapeake Beach – We want to hear from you!  Help us select the 2020 calendar photos by voting for the images you want to see in the 2020 Town of Chesapeake Beach calendar. To vote for your favorites, click here.  (Note that there’s an arrow at the bottom of the photo page to view more photos.)  Voting closes at 12:00 AM on November 18th!

November 16 from 2-3 pm — “Art in the Stacks” at Twin Beaches Library. Meet and Greet local artist, John Gerachis. Mr. Gerachis’ vintage prints perfectly capture the bygone days of the Twin Beaches. All prints will be for sale!

December 1 @ 4:30 pm. The Mayor and Town Council Invite You to Light Up the Town with Special Guest Santa! Chesapeake Beach Town Hall. For a printable event flyer, click here.

Keep up to Date with Maryland’s 2020 Census – To subscribe to Maryland Census 2020 e-newsletters for weekly news and events, click here.


November 15 – PASTA DINNER.  Join us for an informal dinner from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary Stallings Williams Post 206, on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-level dining room.   The cost is $12, including all the trimmings and Beverage. Call for more information 410-257-9878.  Public welcome.

November 16 – ACOUSTIC MUSIC.  For your listening pleasure, join us in the Lower Level Lounge to hear music from Ross Crampton from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. with the compliments of the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 at 3330 Chesapeake Beach Road East on Rt. 260 in Chesapeake Beach. Public welcome.  For more information, call 410-257-9878.

November 18-23 — Calvert Animal Control Annual Amnesty Week. Did you know that your pets should be licensed with Calvert County? Get your pets licensed for a reduced fee. Visit Linda L. Kelley Animal Shelter located at 5505 Hallowing Point Road in Prince Frederick, MD on the following dates: Nov. 18, 20, 22, 23 from 10 am-4 pm. Nov. 19 and 21st from 10 am- 6 pm.  For more information, click here.

November 19 – Steak Dinner. Order your Steak direct from the Grill-Master.  The $17.00 price tag includes all the trimmings and a beverage.  From 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. hosted by the American Legion Stallings-Williams Post 206, on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-Level dining room.  Public welcome.  For more information, call 410-257-9878

November 22 –  PULLED PORK & BRISKET DINNER.   Join us for an informal dinner from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. hosted by the American Legion Stallings Williams Post 206 on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach, in the lower-level dining room. The dinner includes all the trimmings, salad, and beverage for $15   Public invited.  Call for more information 410-257-9878

November 23 – Annual Auxiliary Holiday Bazaar features something for everyone. Raffles, bake sale, crafts, decorations, numerous vendors and, of course, Santa! From 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., come for a light breakfast and stay for the Special Lunch.  Hosted by the American Legion Auxiliary Stallings Williams Post 206 in the Post Upper-Level Main Hall on Route 260 in Chesapeake Beach.   Admission is Free and the Public is warmly welcomed.   For more information, or to rent a table ($35 & up), contact the Bazaar Chairperson Brenda Miller at 443-404-1060 or email [email protected]

November 28 – Turkey Trot 2019  by Project ECHO Homeless Shelter. For more info and to register, click here.

November 30 – Small Business Saturday through Calvert County Department of Economic Development “Calvert Shop Local” campaign. For more information, click here.

December 1– First Sunday Breakfast and Breakfast with St. Nick at St. Anthony’s Padua Hall in North Beach (monetary goodwill offerings accepted at the door). Kids can have their pictures taken with St. Nicholas!

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.

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