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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/.

FRIDAY, OCT. 23

PIT BEEF FUNDRAISER — ORDERING DEADLINE, Marlboro Ave. at Acme. 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. or until sold out. Sale on Friday, Oct. 23. Benefits ACE Mentor program of the Eastern Shore. Pit beef or turkey sandwich, chips and soda or water. Local delivery available with orders of five or more combos. Catering by Jamie. $9 per combo (no credit cards, please). Pre-order: Lindsey Hill 443-497-1945 or Lindsey.Hill@whiting-turner.com by 2 p.m. Oct. 20.

FRIDAY NITE DINNER, Denton American Legion Post 29, 9238 Legion Road, Denton. 5 to 7 p.m. Menu to be determined $8. 7 to 10:30 p.m. Music with Country Express. Info: 410-479-2708 for possible evening entertainment.

SATURDAY, OCT. 24

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.

INDOOR CRAFT & FLEA MARKET, YARD SALE, Caroline County 4-H Park, 8230 Detour Road, Denton. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Crafts; direct sale consultants; household, furniture & jewelry items; antique vintage toy metal cars, trucks & tractors; and much more. Food will be on sale. Masks and social distancing required inside building. Benefits Caroline County 4-H program. Tables $15. Info and table reservations: Joanne 410-479-0565.

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.

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.

DOUGLASS PARK MEETING, Frederick Douglass Park on the Tuckahoe, 13213 Lewistown Road, Queen Anne, and via Zoom. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Public Planning Meeting. For agenda visit “Special Events” at /www.talbotparks.org. Virtual participants on Zoom must register at https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAodOmsqDwiH9ZsM24IVlFjk82FaWzbQYPK.

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.

NOT FAIR COUNTRY FAIR, Cordova Firehouse, 11864 Kittys Corner Road. Noon to 5 p.m. Drive-thru event featuring food, cake sale, 50/50 drawing, freezer raffle and more. Info: 410-924-1571 or 443-262-6615.

SUNDAY, OCT. 25

TURKEY SHOOT, Denton American Legion Post #29, 9238 Legion Road, Denton. 1 p.m. Info: 410-479-2708.

TUESDAY, OCT. 27

MODEL SKIPJACK RACES, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot St., St. Michaels. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost included with CBMM general admission. Info: https://buff.ly/31mYWfe.

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: cleonard@umm.edu or call 410-822-1000, ext. 5535.

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/.

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. 28

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.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNER, Easton VFW, 355 Glebe Road, Easton. 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. curbside pick-up. Moroccan chicken & rice (includes dessert) $10. Prepared by VFW Auxiliary. Order dinners from 3 p.m. on at 410-822-8619.

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