OCC Jazz with Hannah Gill

Oxford Community Center 200 Oxford Rd., Oxford, MD

May 25: OCC Jazz with Hannah Gill. Eastern Shore native and jazz vocalist Hannah Gill returns to her hometown for a special night at the Oxford Community Center, kicking off the musical series “The Stage at OCC”. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased online at oxfordcc.org.

43rd Annual Ridgely Strawberry Festival

May 26: 43rd Annual Ridgely Strawberry Festival. There will be food, vendor displays, flea market and craft sales, local non-profits will be open for business, parade at 12 noon, local music performances, shaded seating, free parking and famous Ridgely Lions Club Strawberry Shortcake & ice cream. For more information, go

43rd Annual Strawberry Chase 5K

May 26: 43rd Annual Strawberry Chase 5K. The course is a flat loop including the town’s rail trail and scenic farmland west of Ridgely. Start and finish is at Martin Sutton Park. Registration opens at 7am on 4th Street near the skate park and the race starts at 8am. The

Preston Lions and Firemens Carnival

May 27-June 1:  Preston Lions and Firemens Carnival, Williamson Street, Preston, 7-10pm nightly. Parade Tuesday night on May 28. Rain date on May 29th. Bracelets every night $30. Pay one price and ride all rides. Bingo, food & drinks, cake booth, games and lots of fun rides. All donated cakes appreciated.

Native Plants for Landscaped

Peachblossom YMCA, Easton MD, United States

Join Mikaela Boley, from the University of Maryland extension office here in Talbot County, as she walks us through the building blocks of creating a sustainable landscape that can provide us with years of enjoyment without negative impact on the environment. Three sessions, Tuesdays May 28th, June 4th and 11th

$40

Planning for Our Future Before it Reaches Us

Peachblossom YMCA, Easton MD, United States

Join experts Gordan Fronk and Elena Sallitto as they demystify estate and elder planning, ensuring that you are well-prepared for the future. "Planning for Our Future Before It Reaches Us," delves into the intricate world of estate and elder law to safeguard your assets, make informed decisions, and prioritize the

$30

Healthy Tilghman 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk

June 1: Healthy Tilghman 5K and 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk. The course will start and finish at Black Walnut Point towards the southern end of the island. Participants will head from the fishing area at Black Walnut Point straight out past historic St. John’s Chapel, into Bar Neck village, and

One Night in Old Havana – Oxford Community Center Fundraiser

June 1: One Night in Old Havana – Oxford Community Center Fundraiser, 8:30am. A grand party conjuring the sights and sounds of old Havana. Latin -inspired small plates, signature cocktails, music, dancing and a cigar bar under the stars. You will enjoy an immersive show featuring singers, salsa dancing and

Eastern Shore Walk for Life Fundraiser

June 1: Eastern Shore Walk for Life Fundraiser, 9:30am-1pm at Idlewild Park, Easton. Walk begins at 10am.  Community Block Party 11am. Call 410-822-1869, email staff@cpcshore.org. cpcministry.org.

Classic Motor Museum Tour

St Michaels Motor Museum 102 Morengo, St Michaels, MD, United States

Embark on a fun journey through time and horsepower with our exclusive "Car Talk" tour of the Classic Motor Museum of St. Michaels! This immersive experience offers a unique opportunity to delve into the captivating world of automotive history, featuring a curated collection of vintage cars spanning from the iconic

$35

Poplar Island: An International Model of Innovative Reuse

Peachblossom YMCA, Easton MD, United States

Learn about Poplar Island’s unique story and continuing habitat successes in this talk given by Kristina Motley from Maryland Environmental Service. Poplar Island is an environmental restoration project located in the Chesapeake Bay of Talbot County, Maryland. The beneficial use project, started in the 1990’s, relies on dredged material collected

$40

Chicken BBQ Fundraiser

June 8:  Chicken BBQ Fundraiser. Ready at 11am, whiles supplies last. Held at the Smithson Christian School, 22370 Hog Creek Rd., Preston. Chicken leg and thigh meal $12. Includes:  Chicken, baked beans, potato salad, roll and drink. Speciality coffee drinks available for purchase. For questions, call or text Regina at

Neavitt Flea Market

June 8: It’s time for the Neavitt Flea Market. The scenic waterfront town of Neavitt, near St. Michaels, is once again hosting a village-wide flea market. Set for Saturday, June 8, from 8am to noon (rain date Sunday, June 9 at 1pm), the community flea market will have numerous tables

36th Antique & Classic Boat Festival and Coastal Arts Fair

June 14-16: 36th Antique & Classic Boat Festival and Coastal Arts Fair, 10am to 5pm (Father’s Day weekend) at Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, 213 N. Talbot St., St. Michaels. One of the largest classic boat shows in the Mid-Atlantic region. Featuring the theme, “It’s All About Fishing,” members of the

Walt Bartman’s June Tilghman Island Landscape Painting Workshop 2024

Summer Duck Studio, Tilghman Island 21577 Bar Neck Cove Rd, Tilghman, MD, United States

Enjoy an inspiring weekend painting Tilghman Island, Maryland with Walt Bartman, an internationally known artist, who has a studio on Tilghman Island. Walt Bartman began running workshops on Tilghman Island in 1984. He was inspired by this island of watermen who have fished the waters of the Chesapeake for centuries.

$250