Community Calendar

Claws for a CauseClaws for a Cause

This “Old Fashioned Eastern Shore Crab Feast” will take place from 6-9 p.m., Thursday, July 9, 2015 at Fisherman’s Crab Deck in Grasonville. Fisherman’s Crab Deck is located off Route 50, exit 42 (Kent Narrows). Ticket prices are $90 in advance; $100 at the door.

Proceeds from this year’s Claws for a Cause will be used to purchase a 12-lead EKG machine, a diagnostic tool for heart disease, heart attack and stroke, adding to the Emergency Center’s existing diagnostic imaging and laboratory services. 

Located at 115 Shoreway Drive in Queenstown, the Emergency Center is a freestanding emergency facility treating patients for acute illnesses, injuries and trauma as well as minor injuries 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The Emergency Center is staffed with board certified emergency medicine physicians and nurses on all shifts.

KIVFD Carnival 2015KIVFD Carnival

This year’s carnival will be held at Kent Island High School starting Sunday, July 26 and running through Saturday, August 1, 2015. There will be firework displays on BOTH July 26 and August 1.

Advance tickets will be available from both Queenstown Bank and CNB. Ticket costs are $16 in advance or $23 at the door. $3 discount coupons will be available at various locations in Queen Anne’s County.

For more information, click here.

Talbot County Fair 2014Talbot County Fair

The Talbot County Fair will be held at the Talbot Agricultural and Educational Center on Wednesday, July 8 and will run through Saturday, July 11, 2014. There will be games on the midway, food and drinks and live animals!

The 2015 schedule is available by clicking here.

Summer Beach Ball Crab FeastUnited Way

United Way of Queen Anne's County is hosting a crab feast and cornhole tournament at the Kent Island Yacht Club on Saturday, August 1, 2015. The cost for adults is $45 in advance, $50 at the door. Children 6-12: $20 in advance and $25 at door. All attendees receive stadium cup!

Crab Feast, beer, sodas, juice and water is included in price as well as hamburgers, hot dogs and salad. (Mixed Drinks at Cash Bar) Music is provided by a DJ, and a moonbounce and activities are provided for the kids!

Cornhole Tournament: $50 per team of two. First Place Prize: $200, Second Place Prize: $100

To purchase tickets to the event and to register for the cornhole tournament, please visit:

Dog Wash FundraiserDog Wash Fundraiser

Queenstown Bank's is walking for the American Heart Association this year. Team "Change of Heart" is hosting a dog wash Saturday, August 8, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. at the Linkwood-Salem Volunteer Fire Company.

The cost is $15 per dog for a wash and towel dry. Refreshments will be available for purchase. Grooming advice will also be given by Laura's Pretty Paws.

CompassCompass Regional Hospice

Compass Regional Hospice, formerly Hospice of Queen Anne's, provides a variety of support groups. These groups are led by licensed individuals who focus on helping individuals grieve properly when they've lost a loved one.

For more information, and a calendar of meeting dates and times, please click here or call The Hope & Healing Center at (443) 262-4100.

Queen Anne's County LibraryQueen Anne's County Library

Did you know? The Queen Anne's County Library offers a variety of classes and workshops for children to adults in both their Kent Island and Centreville locations.

To view their monthly calendar, click here or call their Kent Island branch at (410) 643-8161 or their Centreville branch at (410) 758-0980.

Talbot County Free LibraryTalbot County Free Library

Are you researching your Family History and Genealogy? Do you want to find something to entertain the kids for a few hours? Maybe you've recently lost your job or are thinking about switching careers? If you said yes to any of these questions,  you need to visit the Talbot County Free Library! They have tons of resources available and a monthly newsletter that features event at either the Easton branch or St. Michael's branch.

To view their website, click here or call (410) 822-1626.

Caroline County Public LibraryCaroline County Public Library

Whether it's Family Game Night, MegaLEGOthon, or Sleepover Story time, the Caroline County Library has it all!

Their calendar of events can be found on their website, here or call any of their locations in Federalsburg (410) 754-8397, Greensboro (410) 482-2173 or Denton (410) 479-1343.

For more information on how to get your event published, please contact Holly Rhodes by email or by phone (410) 819-3089.