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Comedy/Mystery Dinner Theater

November 01, 2019 at 6:00 PM | 27108 Mt. Zion Church Road (by the Apple Basket), Mechanicsville, Md.
Sponsored By: Mt. Zion United Methodist Church of Laurel Grove

Start Time: 6:00 PM    |    End Time: 10:00 PM

“Who Got The Sheriff” by Kimberlee Mendoza will be offered Friday, November 1, and Saturday, November 2. Menu includes Fried Chicken and all the fixings. Tickets are $30 will be sold through October 28. A silent auction will be held to benefit the Hungry Team.

Contact Info:
Lesley Maguire
Tel: 240-298-7227
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All-You-Can-Eat Spaghetti Dinner

November 01, 2019 at 5:00 PM | Hollywood Firehouse, 24801 Three Notch Road, Hollywood, Md.
Sponsored By: Ladies Auxiliary of the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department

Start Time: 5:00 PM    |    End Time: 7:00 PM

Menu includes spaghetti with plain or meat sauce, salad, bread, and iced tea. A bake table will have desserts available for sale. All proceeds benefit the fire department. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for kids age 5 to 12, and free for kids age 4 and younger. A collection box will be available for donations of non-perishable food.

Contact Info:
Elaine Quade
Tel: 301-373-2695
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All Faith Church Annual Fall Dinner

November 02, 2019 at 12:00 PM | Mechanicsville Firehouse Social Hall
Sponsored By: All Faith Episcopal Church

Start Time: 12:00 PM    |    End Time: 5:00 PM

The dinner features fried oysters, Southern Maryland stuffed ham, fried chicken, side dishes, and drinks. The dinner is $25 for adults and $12 for children 8 years old and younger. Carry-out dinners are also available for $25 each.

Contact Info:
Christine Meinhardt
Tel: 301-884-3773
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Annual Holiday Bazaar

November 02, 2019 at 9:00 AM | 13025 Good Samaritan Drive, Waldorf, Md.
Sponsored By: Good Samaritan Presbyterian Church

Start Time: 9:00 AM    |    End Time: 2:00 PM

There will be handmade crafts, a cookie walk, bake sale table, White Elephant sale, and a craft area for the little ones. Crab soup, barbecue, and hot dogs will be sold for lunch.

Contact Info:
Alicia Barefoot
Tel: 301-645-4134
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Jewish Deli Night

November 02, 2019 at 6:00 PM | Congregation Sha'are Shalom 18 Henry Ford Circle, Waldorf, Md.
Sponsored By: Congregation Sha'are Shalom

Start Time: 6:00 PM    |    End Time: 9:00 PM

All-you-can-eat sandwiches: Corned Beef, Pastrami, Chopped Chicken Liver, Egg Salad, and kosher hot dogs. Sides include Potato Knishes, Cole Slaw, Green Tomatoes, Kosher Pickles, desserts, and drinks. Price is $20 for adults and $10 for children age 6 to 12, with one child per family admitted free. Reservations are due October 27.

Contact Info:
Madelene Weinberger
Tel: 301-848-4377
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Craft and Apple Dumpling Fair

November 02, 2019 at 9:00 AM | Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 305 Smallwood Drive, Waldorf, Md.
Sponsored By: Good Shepherd United Methodist Church

Start Time: 9:00 AM    |    End Time: 2:00 PM

Crafts, jewelry, baked goods, apple dumplings, and lunch.

Contact Info:
Nancy
Tel: 301-643-1160
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American Legion Bluegrass - The Grascals

November 03, 2019 at 2:00 PM | American Legion Post 238, Routes 381 and 231, Hughesville, Md.
Sponsored By: Sons of the American Legion

Start Time: 2:00 PM    |    End Time: 5:00 PM

The Grascals are from the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. Doors open at noon. Tickets are $20 per person. Food available for sale at a separate price.

Contact Info:
Jay Armsworthy
Tel: 301-737-3004
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Annual Oyster and Ham Dinner

November 03, 2019 at 12:00 PM | 17069 Cobb Island Road, Cobb Island, Md.
Sponsored By: Cobb Island Volunteer Fire Department and EMS

Start Time: 12:00 PM    |    End Time: 5:00 PM

Fried oysters, stuffed ham, regular ham, parsley potatoes, sweet potatoes, and more.

Contact Info:
Cindy Pilkerton
Tel: 301-259-4375
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Mt. Zion 33rd Annual Craft Fair

November 09, 2019 at 9:00 AM | 27108 Mt Zion Church Rd (just north of the Apple Basket on Rt 235), Mechanicsville, Md.
Sponsored By: Sarah Circle, Mt. Zion United Methodist Church

Start Time: 9:00 AM    |    End Time: 2:00 PM

Featured will be local crafts, vendors, Rada knives, food, bake sale, and door prizes.

Contact Info:
Church office
Tel: 301-884-4132
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Trinity Church Annual Fall Dinner

November 09, 2019 at 12:00 PM | Trinity Church Parish Hall, 47477 Trinity Church Road, St. Mary's City, Md.
Sponsored By: St. Mary's Episcopal Parish

Start Time: 12:00 PM    |    End Time: 5:00 PM

Featuring stuffed ham, fried oysters, steamed shrimp, fried chicken served with parsley potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, apple sauce, beets and rolls. "Family-style" service or use the drive-thru carryout. Bake shop and gift shop available.

Contact Info:
Lynda L. Purdy
Tel: 301-862-4597
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Unique Boutique Fine Arts and Crafts Show of Southern Maryland

November 09, 2019 at 10:00 AM | Calvert High School
Sponsored By: Calvert Hospice

Start Time: 10:00 AM    |    End Time: 4:00 PM

The show will feature artisans from the region. Free admission, free parking, door prizes. Proceeds will benefit Calvert Hospice.

Contact Info:
Nancy Parker
Tel: 301-904-4055
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Soup and Sandwich

November 13, 2019 at 11:00 AM | 73 Glymont Road, Indian Head, Md.
Sponsored By: Potomac Heights Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad Auxiliary

Start Time: 11:00 AM    |    End Time: 2:00 PM

Cost is $7 for a soup and sandwich combo or $4 for each. Baked goods will be provided for purchase.

Contact Info:
Amanda King
Tel: 301-743-7700
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Christmas Bazaar Sip 'n Shop

November 15, 2019 at 5:00 PM | St. John's School, Hollywood
Sponsored By: St. John's School

Start Time: 5:00 PM    |    End Time: 8:00 PM

Shopping, gift raffles, hot dogs, refreshments, baked goods, wine, and children's crafts will be available.

Contact Info:
Dani Karl
Tel: 301-373-2142
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Shrimp Dinner

November 16, 2019 at 3:30 PM | 9611 Trinity Church Road, Charlotte Hall, Md.
Sponsored By: Dentsville EMS, Fire, and Auxiliary

Start Time: 3:30 PM    |    End Time: 7:00 PM

Cost is $15. Dinner includes steamed or fried shrimp, cornbread, and choice of 2 sides (french fries, green beans, and cole slaw). Desserts will be available for an additional cost. Proceeds will benefit the auxiliary.

Contact Info:
Amanda King
Tel: 301-399-7158
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Auction

November 22, 2019 at 4:00 PM | Immaculate Conception Church Parish Center, 28297 Old Village Avenue, Mechanicsville, Md.
Sponsored By: Immaculate Conception Church

Start Time: 4:00 PM    |    End Time: 10:00 PM

Featured will be a live auction, silent auction, bake table, raffles, food table, and basket table. Auction items include quilts, furniture, antiques, gift sets, dinners, gift cards, sports memorabilia, and collectibles. Auctioneer will be A.J. Bussler. Food and drinks available from 4 p.m. Visa and MasterCard accepted.

Contact Info:
Rectory
Tel: 301-884-3123
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Annual Fall Craft Show

November 24, 2019 at 10:00 AM | Hollywood Firehouse, 24801 Three Notch Road, Hollywood, Md.
Sponsored By: Ladies Auxiliary of the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department

Start Time: 10:00 AM    |    End Time: 3:00 PM

More than 130 vendors offering their handmade craft items. Free admission and parking. ATM on site. The Ladies will be selling lunch items to include stuffed ham (also sold by the pound) barbecue sandwiches, homemade soup, hamburgers, hot dogs, fries, and more. Bake sale and 50/50 raffle. Handmade fire truck toy chest to be raffled. All proceeds benefit the fire department. A donation box for non-perishable items will be available.

Contact Info:
Leone Gatton
Tel: 301-373-9762
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American Legion Bluegrass - David Parmley and Cardinal Tradition

December 01, 2019 at 2:00 PM | American Legion Post 238, Routes 381 and 231, Hughesville, Md.
Sponsored By: Sons of the American Legion

Start Time: 2:00 PM    |    End Time: 5:00 PM

David Parmley and Cardinal Tradition continue the tradition of the Bluegrass Cardinals. Doors open at noon. Tickets are $20 per person. Food available for sale at a separate price.

Contact Info:
Jay Armsworthy
Tel: 301-737-3004
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Holiday Exhibits - St. Clement's Island Museum and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum

December 01, 2019 at 12:00 PM | St. Clement's Island Museum and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum
Sponsored By: St. Mary's County Museum Division

Start Time: 12:00 PM    |    End Time: 4:00 PM

The museums will feature family-friendly holiday exhibits. St. Clement's Island Museum will feature antique and collectible dolls, trains, and toys.

Contact Info:
St. Mary's County Museum Division
Tel: 301-769-2222 and 301-994-1471
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Holiday Open Houses - St. Clement's Island Museum and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum

December 01, 2019 at 12:00 PM | St. Clement's Island Museum and Piney Point Lighthouse Museum
Sponsored By: St. Mary's County Museum Division

Start Time: 12:00 PM    |    End Time: 4:00 PM

Both museums will celebrate the opening of their holiday exhibits. Free admission and free refreshments available for visitors.

Contact Info:
St. Mary's County Museum Division
Tel: 301-769-2222 and 301-994-1471
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Annual Tree Lighting

December 01, 2019 at 4:00 PM | Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department Social Hall Event Details*: Hollywood Tree Lighting 2019 will be Sunday, December
Sponsored By: Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department

Start Time: 4:00 PM    |    End Time: 7:00 PM

Crafts will start at 4 p.m. Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus arrive about 5:30 p.m. Refreshments available after Mr. and Mrs. Claus arrive. Write your Santa letter and put in the Santa box. Fire Prevention display. Giveaways will be held for one stocking for boys and one for girls, along with a girl's bike and a boy's bike.

Contact Info:
Robyn Smith
Tel: 301-373-9762
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Holiday Bazaar

December 01, 2019 at 10:00 AM | 28165 Hills Club Road, Mechanicsville, Md.
Sponsored By: Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department

Start Time: 10:00 AM    |    End Time: 3:00 PM

Visa, MasterCard, and Discover accepted. Interested vendors can call or e-mail.

Contact Info:
Amy Copsey
Tel: 240-249-5808
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13th Annual Christmas Market

December 14, 2019 at 10:00 AM | All Saints Episcopal Church Parish Hall, Routes 2 and 4, Sunderland, Md.
Sponsored By: All Saints Episcopal Church

Start Time: 10:00 AM    |    End Time: 4:00 PM

Craftsmen with sensational gifts for your holiday giving, homemade gourmet cocoa and Glühwein, music and home-baked goods. Bring your red or green boot mug from previous years to buy beverage refills. Rain, snow, or shine. Free admission and parking. Proceeds benefit parish and community projects.

Contact Info:
Sue Pierce
Tel: 410-257-7694
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Spaghetti Dinner

December 13, 2019 at 5:00 PM | 28165 Hills Club Road, Mechanicsville, Md.
Sponsored By: Mechanicsville Volunteer Fire Department

Start Time: 5:00 PM    |    End Time: 7:00 PM

Dinner will be $10 for adults, $5 for ages 6 to 10, and free for ages 5 and younger. The menu consists of spaghetti, salad, and garlic Bread, with no-meat and gluten-free options available upon request. Visa, MasterCard, and Discover accepted. All proceeds benefit the fire department.

Contact Info:
Elizabeth M Wockenfuss
Tel: 240-577-0115
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Holiday Craft Fair

December 14, 2019 at 9:00 AM | Northern High School, 2950 Chaneyville Road, Owings, Md.
Sponsored By: Northern High School Band Boosters

Start Time: 9:00 AM    |    End Time: 3:00 PM

17th Annual Holiday Craft Fair at the newly built, bigger Northern High School. More than 85 crafters and vendors, door prizes, 50/50 Raffle, and Santa's workshop with pictures with Santa. Holiday concert and caroling. Free parking and admission. Donations accepted.

Contact Info:
Kellie Mirasola
Tel: 540-728-3200
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New Year's Day 5K Run/Walk with Virtual Option

January 01, 2020 at 8:00 AM | 305 Prince Frederick Boulevard, Prince Frederick, Md.
Sponsored By: Southern Maryland Community Network Inc.

Start Time: 8:00 AM    |    End Time: 1:00 PM

Southern Maryland Community Network is a non-profit mental health agency that provides community-based services to individuals that suffer from severe mental illnesses. Proceeds from this race benefit SMCN’s community mental health programs in the tri-county area. This race is part of the Chesapeake Bay Running Club’s Grand Prix Series. A portion of the proceeds from this race benefits the Erica Weems Scholarship Fund.

Contact Info:
Corey Hilliard
Tel: 410-535-4787

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