FRIDAY NITE DINNER, Denton American Legion Post 29, 9238 Legion Road, Denton. 5 to 7 p.m. Sons of Legion serving beef tips and noodles. $8. Info: 410-479-2708 for possible evening entertainment.
SATURDAY, OCT. 17
EASTON FARMERS MARKET, Town Parking Lot, 100 N. Harrison St. 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. 10:30 a.m. live music. Saturdays until Dec. 14. Rain or shine. Info: www.avalonfoundation.org/easton-farmers-market.
ST. MICHAELS FARMERS MARKET, parking lot at 204 S. Talbot St. 8:30 a.m. Open until Nov. 21. Farmers and vendors selling produce, meats, eggs, jams, jellies, pastries, cakes, pies and rum. Masks and social distancing required. Info: Facebook page LoveYourFarmer; sign up for weekly online newsletters.
THRIFT STORE & FOOD PANTRY, Society of St. Vincent de Paul, 29533 Canvasback Drive, Easton. Hours: 9 a.m. to noon, food pantry; 1 to 4 p.m. thrift store. Info: 410-770-4505 or www.svdpeastonmd.org.
BLOOD DRIVE, American Legion Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Blood drive to support Blood Bank of Delmarva. Make appointment at www.bbd.org.
ST. MICHAELS GHOST WALK, St. Michaels. Aug. 22 to Oct. 24. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, tour group size limits. All applicable regulations will be in effect. Walk the ghostly path of rowdy women on the St. Michaels Ghost Walk. Info: https://buff.ly/31iWJSd.
RURAL LIFE MUSEUM, Caroline County Historical Society, 16 N. Second St., Denton. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Open every Saturday through Nov. 28. All visitors must adhere to COVID-19 regulations, and a mask must be worn while in the museum. Masks are not provided. Info: 410-479-2055 or carolinehistory.org.
MUSEUM ANNIVERSARY, Preston Historical Society, 167 Main St., Preston. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Preston Historical Society Museum 5th Anniversary Celebration. Antique vendors, hot dog cart, baked goods, raffles and goody bags for kids. Info: 410-310-5454 or www.prestonhistoricalsociety.com.
HERITAGE DAY, Federalsburg Historical Society Museum, Covey-Williams Alley. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 18th annual Heritage Day. New exhibits: Dr. William Davis Noble’s office, doctor’s carriage used locally, memorabilia of former Federalsburg doctors, dentists, and druggists, farming and rural life. 2020 Christmas ornament, featuring Cantner’s Drug Store celebrating its 100th anniversary, will be for sale. Exeter, the 1808 house at 408 Old Denton Road, open for tours 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Raffle tickets for a catered candlelight dinner for four at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 23, at Exeter. Tickets: $10 each; Heritage Day drawing. Info: 443-434-3114, www.historicalsociety.com or Facebook at MD Museum.
SUNDAY, OCT. 18
SUNDAY BREAKFAST, Denton American Legion Post 29, 9238 Legion Road, Denton. 8 to 11 a.m. $9. Info: 410-479-2708.
ONLINE AUCTION, Benefiting Friends of Queen Anne’s County Library. Oct. 18 to Oct. 24. Art work, gift cards, home goods, jewelry and more. Registration free, but required: friendsofqaclibrary.org/event/2020auction/.
LWV VIRTUAL MEETING, 2 to 4 p.m. The League of Women Voters-Mid Shore annual meeting via Zoom. Featured speaker: Tara L. Newman-Bell, president of Cambridge Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Also featured: Celebration of 100th anniversary of 19th Amendment ratification and the creation of the LWV. Members may vote on the proposed budget, amendments to by-laws, program positions and goals for 2021. Zoom invitations will be sent in advance to league members. Email email@example.com if you’re interested in joining the meeting or league.
MONDAY, OCT. 19
GOLF TOURNEY, Prospect Bay Country Club, 311 Prospect Bay Drive West, Grasonville. 7:30 a.m. registration, 9 a.m. shotgun start. Compass Regional Hospice 23rd Annual Golf Tournament. All proceeds to benefit patient care and grief services. Tickets and info: Kenda Leager 443-262-4106 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MEMBERSHIP MEETING, Preston Historical Society, 167 Main St., Preston. 7 p.m. Public welcome. Info: 410-943-1891 or www.prestonhistoricalsociety.com.
TUESDAY, OCT. 20
HAM & OYSTER SUPPER — ORDERING DEADLINE, Price Community Club, 121 Rabbit Hill Road, Church Hill. Supper is 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24, and will be brought to your vehicle; building will not be open to the public. Menu: deep-fried oysters, baked ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, homemade coleslaw, homemade fruit salad and a roll. All carry-outs $25. Pre-orders only and must be placed by Oct. 20 by calling 410-758-2069 or 410-490-8949.
LEGION GRILL, American Legion Talbot Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday to Friday lunches and dinner. Tuesday night special 3 to 7 p.m. 75 cent wings & $1 draft beer. Open to the public. Eat in or carry out; masks required. Info: 410-822-9138.
BREASTFEEDING SUPPORT GROUP, 11:15 a.m. Tuesdays. Online version of Shore Regional Health’s Breastfeeding Support Group. Lactation consultant Carol Leonard holds a weekly virtual session to provide support to moms and babies along their breastfeeding journeys. Free. Registration and info: email@example.com or call 410-822-1000, ext. 5535.
COMMUNITY CLUB MEETING, Greater New Hope Church, 4514 Preston Road, Preston. Noon. Community Club of Preston membership meeting with guest speaker from the Caroline County Sheriff’s Office. Info: 410-673-1119 or Facebook at “Community Club of Preston, Maryland.”
FOOD PANTRY, Society of St. Vincent de Paul, 29533 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 1 to 4 p.m. Info: 410-770-4505 or www.svdpeastonmd.org.
FACES QUILT EXHIBITS, 7 N. 4th Street, Denton. 2 to 6 p.m. Fiber Arts Center of the Eastern Shore exhibit: “A Study of Nineteenth-Century Basket Quilts” by members of the American Quilt Study Group. “Student Work from FACES’ Quilt Classes” exhibit through Oct. 31. Gathering size limited to about 6 at a time, well-spaced and wearing face coverings.
DENTON FARMERS & VENDORS MARKET, 4th & Gay streets, Denton. 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays. A variety of produce, eggs, seafood, CBD and crafts. Info: www.facebook.com/DowntownDentonMainStreet/.
QAC SCHOOL BOARD VIRTUAL FORUM, 6 p.m. for District 3; 7 p.m. District 4. QACTV/Facebook or QAC.org/live. The Queen Anne’s County League of Women Voters’ virtual forums for candidates for the Queen Anne’s County School Board for Districts 3 and 4. All candidates are write-in. There is no challenger for District 2 seat. Questions can be posed in real time via QACTV/Facebook or emailed no later than 5 p.m. Monday, Oct. 19, to firstname.lastname@example.org Questions should of general interest (not personal), and will be vetted for redundancy and appropriateness.
TUESDAY NITE BINGO, Denton American Legion Post #29, 9238 Legion Road, Denton. 7:30 p.m. Snacks at break, computers available. Info: 410-479-2708.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 21
LEGION GRILL, American Legion Talbot Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday to Friday lunches and dinner. Wednesday night special 3 to 7 p.m. 4-piece fried chicken & 2 sides $10. Open to the public. Eat in or carry out; masks required. Info: 410-822-9138.
CLIMATE CHANGE TALK, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum virtual speaker series. 2 p.m. “Engaging Waterman Heritage in Climate Change Adaptation Planning on the Deal Island Peninsula” with Liz Van Dolah, coordinator of the Deal Island Peninsula Partnership. Cost per session $7.50 per person or $6 for CBMM members, who are offered a 20% discount on all programming. Register online for all five sessions for an additional discount. Info and registration: cbmm.org/speakerseries.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNER, Easton VFW, 355 Glebe Road, Easton. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. curbside pick-up. Liver & onions (includes dessert) $10. Prepared by VFW Auxiliary. Order dinners from 3 p.m. on at 410-822-8619.
THURSDAY, OCT. 22
CHESAPEAKE FORUM, live Zoom or recorded class. 10:30 a.m. to noon. “Why is Life?” with Rich Wagner, who will discuss the latest findings and theories about the nature of life and its origins on earth and, possibly. in the universe. $5. Info and registration: www.chesapeakeforum.org.
LEGION GRILL, American Legion Talbot Post 70, 29511 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday to Friday lunches and dinner. Thursday night special 3 to 7 p.m. Half-pound steamed shrimp & 2 sides $10.75. Open to the public. Eat in or carry out; masks required. Info: 410-822-9138.
FACES QUILT EXHIBITS, 7 N. 4th Street, Denton. Noon to 4 p.m. Fiber Arts Center of the Eastern Shore exhibit: “A Study of Nineteenth-Century Basket Quilts” by members of the American Quilt Study Group. “Student Work from FACES’ Quilt Classes” exhibit through Oct. 31. Gathering size limited to about 6 at a time, well-spaced and wearing face coverings.
THRIFT STORE, Society of St. Vincent de Paul, 29533 Canvasback Drive, Easton. 1 to 4 p.m. Info: 410-770-4505 or www.svdpeastonmd.org.
CAMBRIDGE FARMERS MARKET, Long Wharf, near 100 High St., Cambridge. 3 to 6 p.m. Local meats, eggs, sweet and savory pies & pastries, bread, scallops, soft and hard crabs, fresh fish, oysters, mushrooms and local fruits and vegetables.
KENT ISLAND FARMERS MARKET, parking lot next to Cult Classic Brewing Company, 1169 Shopping Center Road, Stevensville. 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursdays. Over 15 vendors, including produce, dairy, meat, wine, spirits, breads, seafood, CBD, food trucks and more. Free gardening workshop. Live music. Info: www.facebook.com/Kentislandfarmersmarket.