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Low-cost, local events happening this week. To be included, your event must be family friendly and take place in Cecil County as well as adjoining areas within a 20-minute drive. Please submit the event title, time and address in the body of an email to accent@cecilwhig.com at least a week before. Once approved by an editor, the event will be listed until its completion date. It will run in the print edition as space allows. You can also submit to a separate online calendar at cecildaily.com.

WEDNESDAY 4

WOMAN'S CLUB MEETING, Noon, Elkton Municipal Building, 2nd floor, 100 Railroad Ave., Elkton. Come to a fun first September meeting of our new year, have lunch, hear about the Woman's Club of Cecil County's plans for the future and make new friends. If you are interested in attending, please contact Ms. Betty Juergens at 410-398-5041 or visit our web site at wccc1913@gmail.com.

ARTISTS IN ACTION, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. Work alongside other artists in an open studio setting and share your techniques and skills. Bring supplies and something to eat. Registration not required. All artists are welcome. Every Wednesday. 

COMMUNITY YOGA WEDNESDAYS, 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at the Lil Lack Yoga Studio, 2057 Pulaski Highway, in North East, July 19 through Aug. 17. $5 per class. All levels welcome. Jennifer Gerace, instructor. Email news@lillack.com

REBEL DANCE FITNESS CLASS, 6:30 p.m. at Street Lamp Productions, 5 Valley View Drive, Rising Sun. One-hour class. $5 to drop in or $45 for a 10-class punch card. Recurs weekly, Monday and Wednesday. 

BINGO, 6:30 p.m. early bird start, 7 p.m. regular games at Singerly Fire Company, 300 Newark Ave., Elkton $18 for a basic pack. Cash payouts with two progressive jackpots. For more information call 410-398-2078. 

TEXAS HOLD’EM, 7 p.m. weekly on Wednesdays and Fridays at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. $10 entry. Cash prizes, food and beverages available. 

YOGA, 5:30 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. On Wednesday nights, join Courtney Cronis for a one hour yoga session. Suitable for all levels of experience. Just $5.00 drop-in. 

YOGA, 7 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. Beginner Yoga Classes at CCAC ​with Be Yoga Fresh on Wednesday Nights. You can sign up for 7 sessions/$50.00 or drop in - $10.00. 

CECIL COUNTY CHESS CLUB, 6 to 8 p.m. at St. Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church Parish house, on Main St. in North East, across from the Post Office. For more information call John Anderson at 1-302-593-3752 or email daoceanandjohn@aol.com

DINNER, 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Fried flounder, potato, vegetable, roll and butter $8. Full menu also available from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Guests welcome. 

BURGER NIGHT, 5 p.m. at the VFW Post No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. $6-$7. 

WING NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Karaoke with Steve from 7 p.m. to close. Guests welcome. 

WINGS AND MORE, 5 to 8 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. 

KARAOKE, 6 to 9 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. DJ Bob and karaoke. 

STORY TIME AND WALK-IN WEDNESDAYS, 9 to 11 a.m., Immaculate Conception School, 452 E. Bow St., Elkton. Take a tour, meet the new principal, and see the changes. Call 410-398-2636 or email emurphy@icschoolweb.org for information. 

THURSDAY 5

DEMOCRAT CLUB MEETING, 6:30 p.m., Cecil County Admin Building, 200 Chesapeake Blvd., Elkton. Meetings are open to Democrats and those interested in joining the Democratic Party.

DANCE LESSONS, doors open at 6:30 p.m., lessons are from 7 to 9 p.m., American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry Street, Perryville. Line Dance Lessons by Shirley Mackey held every Thursday. Cost is $5 per person. For additional info, contact Cyndie at 410-378-4156. 

YOGA, 7 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. Thursday Night Yoga at CCAC with Shay Robb. One hour yoga sessions, just $7.00 drop-in. 

LINE DANCING, 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the VFW No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. $5 (free lessons included). 

COUNTRY LINE DANCE AND LESSONS, 7 to 10 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. $5 per person. 

BINGO, early bird starting every Thursday at 6:20 p.m., doors opening at 5:30 p.m., at the Elkton American Legion. Presented by the Elkton Lions Club. $15 minimum purchase required per person. Raffles, 50/50’s and more. Proceeds benefit local community. Call 443-907-9309 with questions. 

DINNER SPECIAL, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Open to the public. 

WING NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at the VFW No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. Line dancing night from 7 to 9 p.m. 

PIZZA NIGHT, 6 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Prices vary by pizza sizes and toppings. Full menu available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests welcome. 

RODGERS TAVERN OPEN, Noon to 4 p.m., 259 Broad St., Perryville. More days/hours available with phone call to 410-642-2164. 

FRIDAY 6

ELKTON FIRST FRIDAY, 5 to 8 p.m., downtown Elkton. Stop by and visit our local artists for exhibit openings, live demonstrations, and performances. Monthly themes and specials are featured throughout town. Also featuring Music on Main Street.

MUSIC ON MAIN, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., corner of North and Main streets, Elkton. Come downtown and enjoy free live music from Plan B.

GOSPEL SINGING, 7:30 p.m., Truth & Life Center, 1924 W. Pulaski Highway, North East. The Chandler’s are a musically talented family who have traveled around the world ministering through song. You can read their bio and listen to their music at www.thechandlersmusic.com. We would love to have you join us! No tickets necessary, a free will offering will be taken.

FRIDAY NIGHT DINNER, 6 p.m., American Legion Post 15, 129 W. Main St., Elkton. Sons of American Legion. Pulled pork or chicken sandwich $4. Burrito $2.50. French fries, tots or onion rings $2. Open jukebox.

CASH BINGO, 7 p.m., Norrisville Volunteer Fire Company, 2134 Harkins Road, Pylesville. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and food will be available for purchase. Come out and support the Norrisville Volunteer Fire Company.

BINGO, 6 p.m., North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Bingo held by the North East VFW Auxiliary every Friday night starting at 6pm. Kitchen open for food purchase.

YOGA, 11:45 a.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main St., Elkton. Friday Yoga with Shay Robb at CCAC. One hour yoga session, just $7.00 drop-in. 

DINNER, 6 to 8 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. 

KARAOKE, 7 to 11 p.m., Elkton VFW Post 8175, 208 W. High St., Elkton. Public welcome. Food available. 

PORTRAIT STUDY SESSION, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main St., Elkton. Portrait Study sessions takes place on the second floor of the arts council every Friday. Enhance your skills with a live model each week. This is a 2 hour session. Bring your art supplies, the rest will be supplied by the arts council. Cost is $5 per person. 

SATURDAY 7

SHAKESPEARE PERFORMANCE, 7:30 p.m., Avalon Park, Corner of Water Street and Louisa Lane, Charlestown. The Brown Box Theatre Project will be performing William Shakespeare's play "Measure for Measure" in Charlestown as part of their Delmarva tour. This outdoor production is free for all audiences, but Brown Box does advise that the play explores mature themes.

TAP TO TAVERN, 3 to 7 p.m., Rodgers Tavern, 259 Broad St., Perryville. Beer & Wine festival at the Historic Rodgers' Tavern. Food trucks, beer & wine vendors. Live music by What's Next. Ticketed event. www.perryvillemd.org

GOSPEL SINGING, 7:30 p.m., Truth & Life Center, 1924 W. Pulaski Highway, North East. The Chandler’s are a musically talented family who have traveled around the world ministering through song. You can read their bio and listen to their music at www.thechandlersmusic.com. We would love to have you join us! No tickets necessary, a free will offering will be taken.

BULL & OYSTER ROAST, 6 to 10 p.m., Ed Walls Activity Center at Fair Hill, 4640 Telegraph Road. Come enjoy the sixth annual Bull & Oyster Roast sponsored by the Cecil County Board of Realtors. Proceeds benefit Cecil County youth. Open beer and wine bar as well as all-you-can-eat oysters and barbecue. Tickets are $45 per person. Those interested are asked to RSVP at the board by calling 410-398-4844.

CHICKEN BAR-B-QUE, 11 a.m. until all sold, 10 S. Main St. and Irishtown Road, North East. Look for our concession trailer. Platter includes ½ plump, juicy chicken, potato salad, cole slaw and a soda. Cost $10. Benefit the North East Lions Club, Cecil College Scholarship Fund. Visit us on Facebook or http://www.e-clubhouse.org/sites/northeastmd/index.php.

FLEA MARKET, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Singerly Fire Company, 300 Newark Ave. Singerly Fire Company Flea Market held the first Saturday of every month. Contact Butch Bryan at 410-920-8049 if interested. 

KARAOKE, 7 to 11 p.m., Elkton VFW Post 8175, 208 W. High St., Elkton. Public welcome. Food available. 

FIGURE DRAWING SESSION, 10 a.m. to noon, Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main St., Elkton. Figure drawing group meets every week on the 2nd floor gallery at the arts council. All skill levels are welcome, just bring your ​art supplies with you. Must be 18 years or older to participate. Cost is only $5 per person, please call or email to make your reservations as seating is limited. 

SUNDAY 8

GOSPEL SINGING, 11 a.m., Truth & Life Center, 1924 W. Pulaski Highway, North East. The Chandler’s are a musically talented family who have traveled around the world ministering through song. You can read their bio and listen to their music at www.thechandlersmusic.com. We would love to have you join us! No tickets necessary, a free will offering will be taken.

MUSIC AND DANCING, 5 to 9 p.m., Elkton VFW Post 8175, 208 W. High St., Elkton. Public welcome. Food available. $4 per person, $6 for couples. 

MONDAY 9

BINGO, 5:30 p.m. doors open, 6:30 p.m. games start weekly at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. 29 games, Early Birds, six specials including two jackpots — $500 progressive jackpots, and winner-take-all. For additional info contact Cyndie at 410-378-4156 or Holly Merchant at 443-350-1431. 

BINGO, 6:30 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave., Chesapeake City. 

REBEL DANCE FITNESS CLASS, 6:30 p.m. at Street Lamp Productions, 5 Valley View Drive, Rising Sun. One-hour class. $5 to drop in or $45 for a 10-class punch card. 

UPPER CHESAPEAKE CHORUS, 7 to 10 p.m. every Monday at St. Paul’s Lutheran, 201 Mt. Royal Ave., Aberdeen. Women making friends and learning more about singing with an award-winning Sweet Adeline’s chorus. 410-638-0777. 

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SPAGHETTI, every Monday 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. $8. Guests welcome. 

TUESDAY 10

AUTHOR VISIT, 7 p.m., Perryville Branch Library, 500 Coudon Blvd., Perryville. Spend the evening with the PBS host, author and chef John Shields, for an engaging discussion about his new book, "The New Chesapeake Kitchen." Photo opportunity and book signing after his presentation.

HOT ROD DRAG WEEK, Cecil County Dragway, 1916 Theodore Road, Rising Sun. The 15th annual HOT ROD Drag Week 2019 brought to you by GearVendors Under/Overdrive is back to determine the title of Fastest Street Car in America at premier tracks in four cities Sept. 8-13. HOT ROD Drag Week is more than just clocking the fastest time on the strip; it puts competitors to a grueling test over the five days of drag racing, requiring racers to drive their vehicles on a specified route from city to city, upward of 1,000 miles. During the competition, drivers provide photographic evidence to prove they have adhered to the prescribed route. Some of the nation’s top racers have entered, and this year will feature past winners such as 2018 champion Tom Bailey, and past champions Jeff Lutz and Dave Schroeder, all going head to head for the title of the 2019 Overall Winner. (Spectator tickets will be available at each individual track. Children 12 and under are free with a paid adult.)

BINGO, 6:30 p.m. at Hack’s Point Fire House every Tuesday. Games start at $15. Free refreshments. For more information, call 410-275-8320. 

YOGA 4 SENIORS, 9 to 10 a.m. at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Call instructor Laura Hannan at 1-540-421-0296. Multi-level. $10 drop-in. 

SENIOR MEETING, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Stephen's Parish Hall in Earleville. Anyone 55 or older is invited to attend. Come and meet your neighbors. No membership fee. Lunch is served. Come for the fellowship, speaker, see what events we are planning. Questions call 410-275-8150. 

MEN’S YOGA CLASS, 11 a.m. at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Pre-registration is required. Call instructor Laura Hannan at 1-540-421-0296. $12 per class if all six are pre-paid or $15 drop-in. 

MEDITATION, 7 p.m. every Tuesday with Three Roots Wellness at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Learn basics of meditation practices and how to make it useful in your everyday life. Donation based. Registration is required email to angela@threerootswellness.com

BURGER NIGHT, 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. Hamburger steak with grilled onions and mushrooms, mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetable or slaw, roll & butter $8. Full menu available from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Guests welcome. 

$1.50 TACO TUESDAY, 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Port Deposit VFW, Susquehanna River Road. Guests welcome. 

BURGER NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Cheeseburger and fries for $5.50. All are welcome. 

CUB SCOUT PACK 120 MEETING, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Leeds United Methodist Church, 1579 Blue Ball Road, Elkton. Families with boys and girls in grades K-5 are invited to join us for fun activities and hands-on learning that puts kids in the middle of the action and prepares them for today and for life. 

WEDNESDAY 11

RISING SUN HISTORICAL PRESERVATION COMMISSION MEETING, 7 p.m., Rising Sun Town Hall, 3rd floor, 1 East Main St., Rising Sun. Ed and Susanna Lee of Chesapeake City will present "The Evolution of the Bicycle." As vintage bike enthusiasts, the Lees will be accompanied by a "high-wheeler" and two vintage ladies' bikes from the 1890s. After the meeting, the bikes will be ridden in the bank parking lot. Come pedal with us! Q&A welcome. Meeting and town museum open to the public. For information, call 410-658-5353.

ARTISTS IN ACTION, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. Work alongside other artists in an open studio setting and share your techniques and skills. Bring supplies and something to eat. Registration not required. All artists are welcome. Every Wednesday. 

COMMUNITY YOGA WEDNESDAYS, 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at the Lil Lack Yoga Studio, 2057 Pulaski Highway, in North East, July 19 through Aug. 17. $5 per class. All levels welcome. Jennifer Gerace, instructor. Email news@lillack.com

REBEL DANCE FITNESS CLASS, 6:30 p.m. at Street Lamp Productions, 5 Valley View Drive, Rising Sun. One-hour class. $5 to drop in or $45 for a 10-class punch card. Recurs weekly, Monday and Wednesday. 

BINGO, 6:30 p.m. early bird start, 7 p.m. regular games at Singerly Fire Company, 300 Newark Ave., Elkton $18 for a basic pack. Cash payouts with two progressive jackpots. For more information call 410-398-2078. 

TEXAS HOLD’EM, 7 p.m. weekly on Wednesdays and Fridays at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. $10 entry. Cash prizes, food and beverages available. 

YOGA, 5:30 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. On Wednesday nights, join Courtney Cronis for a one hour yoga session. Suitable for all levels of experience. Just $5.00 drop-in. 

YOGA, 7 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. Beginner Yoga Classes at CCAC ​with Be Yoga Fresh on Wednesday Nights. You can sign up for 7 sessions/$50.00 or drop in - $10.00. 

CECIL COUNTY CHESS CLUB, 6 to 8 p.m. at St. Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church Parish house, on Main St. in North East, across from the Post Office. For more information call John Anderson at 1-302-593-3752 or email daoceanandjohn@aol.com

DINNER, 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Fried flounder, potato, vegetable, roll and butter $8. Full menu also available from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Guests welcome. 

BURGER NIGHT, 5 p.m. at the VFW Post No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. $6-$7. 

WING NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Karaoke with Steve from 7 p.m. to close. Guests welcome. 

WINGS AND MORE, 5 to 8 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. 

KARAOKE, 6 to 9 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. DJ Bob and karaoke. 

STORY TIME AND WALK-IN WEDNESDAYS, 9 to 11 a.m., Immaculate Conception School, 452 E. Bow St., Elkton. Take a tour, meet the new principal, and see the changes. Call 410-398-2636 or email emurphy@icschoolweb.org for information. 

THURSDAY 12

AUXILIARY MEETING, social time 6 p.m., dinner 6:30 p.m., Rising Sun Banquet Hall, 300 Joseph Biggs Highway. The Cecil County Wide Auxiliary meeting will be hosted by the Ladies Auxiliary of the Community Fire Company of Rising Sun. All reservations must be in by Aug. 30. All monies should be paid in advance to Boots Samples, of Perryville, prior to the meeting.

BINGO, 6:30 p.m., Cecilton Volunteer Fire Company, 110 E Main St., Cecilton. The Cecilton Volunteer Fire Company will hold bingo on the 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month.

DANCE LESSONS, doors open at 6:30 p.m., lessons are from 7 to 9 p.m., American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry Street, Perryville. Line Dance Lessons by Shirley Mackey held every Thursday. Cost is $5 per person. For additional info, contact Cyndie at 410-378-4156. 

YOGA, 7 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. Thursday Night Yoga at CCAC with Shay Robb. One hour yoga sessions, just $7.00 drop-in. 

LINE DANCING, 7 to 9:30 p.m. at the VFW No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. $5 (free lessons included). 

COUNTRY LINE DANCE AND LESSONS, 7 to 10 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. $5 per person. 

BINGO, early bird starting every Thursday at 6:20 p.m., doors opening at 5:30 p.m., at the Elkton American Legion. Presented by the Elkton Lions Club. $15 minimum purchase required per person. Raffles, 50/50’s and more. Proceeds benefit local community. Call 443-907-9309 with questions. 

DINNER SPECIAL, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Open to the public. 

WING NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at the VFW No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. Line dancing night from 7 to 9 p.m. 

PIZZA NIGHT, 6 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Prices vary by pizza sizes and toppings. Full menu available from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Guests welcome. 

RODGERS TAVERN OPEN, Noon to 4 p.m., 259 Broad St., Perryville. More days/hours available with phone call to 410-642-2164. 

FRIDAY 13

MUSIC ON MAIN, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., corner of North and Main streets, Elkton. Come downtown and enjoy free live music from Cecil College's music program.

FRIDAY NIGHT DINNER, 6 p.m., American Legion Post 15, 129 W. Main St., Elkton. Racine's Recipes. Cheesesteaks, chips and dessert $8. Live music by Lone Wolf at 7 p.m.

BINGO, 6 p.m., North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Bingo held by the North East VFW Auxiliary every Friday night starting at 6pm. Kitchen open for food purchase. 

YOGA, 11:45 a.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main St., Elkton. Friday Yoga with Shay Robb at CCAC. One hour yoga session, just $7.00 drop-in. 

DINNER, 6 to 8 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. 

KARAOKE, 7 to 11 p.m., Elkton VFW Post 8175, 208 W. High St., Elkton. Public welcome. Food available. 

PORTRAIT STUDY SESSION, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main St., Elkton. Portrait Study sessions takes place on the second floor of the arts council every Friday. Enhance your skills with a live model each week. This is a 2 hour session. Bring your art supplies, the rest will be supplied by the arts council. Cost is $5 per person. 

SATURDAY 14

CRAB CRAWL, 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., downtown North East. Join us for our annual Crab Crawl through downtown North East! Proceeds benefit the Friends Foundation of the Cecil County Public Library. This year's restaurants are Port House Grill, Pier One, Bella's Pizza, Woody's, Snatchers Creekside and our in-kind sponsor, North East Chocolates. Purchase tickets at https://bit.ly/2UgDdBC.

FALL BREW AT THE ZOO, 6 to 10 p.m., Plumpton Park Zoo, 1416 Telegraph Road, Rising Sun. Enjoy great food & music for a great cause. Tickets include live entertainment, buffet dinner, beer or wine and a souvenir mug! www.plumptonparkzoo.org

PAWS IN THE PARK FUNDRAISER, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., North East Community Park, 200 W. Walnut St., North East. Join House of Hope Animal Rescue for their 7th Annual Paws in the Park Fundraiser. The event begins at 9 a.m. with the 1 Mile Furry Scurry kicking off at 10:15 a.m. Participants can register online at bit.ly/HOHPawsInthePark2019 through noon Thursday, Sept. 12, for $30 adults and $10 children. Registration at the event will be available for $35 for adults and $15 for children. The event will feature vendors, merchandise, food trucks, basket raffles, entertainment and more! All proceeds benefit House of Hope Animal Rescue, Inc., and provide the majority of the funding needed to provide medical treatment, transportation and foster care for the rescued animals and place them in loving homes.

YAKKING ABOUT HISTORY, Elk Landing, 590 Landing Lane, Elkton. Take a leisurely paddle back in time with Elk Landing historian Jon Carpenter as he guides you along the Elk River from downtown Elkton to the shores of historic Elk Landing and back. This interactive tour will discuss how the waterways have changed over the years and how they were utilized. Highlights will include: commerce, transportation, boat-building as well as the river's importance to events such as the War of 1812 and the Revolutionary War.

CECIL BANK SHRED DAY, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cecil Bank, Crossroads Shopping Center, 114 East Pulaski Highway, Elkton. Cecil Bank will hold a Community Shred Day. A Chesapeake Shredding truck with an industrial paper shredder will be parked at the Crossroads Shopping Center lot located at the corner of Route 40 and Route 213. Both customers and non-customers can participate in this event by having outdated personal documents securely shredded on site as they observe (up to three bags/boxes per household). The shredding event is offered as a public service and is free and open to the public. There will be giveaways and a chance to enter a drawing for American Express Gift Checks valued at $25, $50 and $100. All materials will be recycled to assure total and permanent destruction of all materials as well as to provide a benefit to the environment.

NUN RUN 5K, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., 185 Salem Church Road, Newark. The Little Sisters of the Poor invite you to run or walk the 13th Annual Nun Run 5K. Registration is now open to walkers and runners of all ages in one of the largest 5k's in the area. Parking both at the residence and at Christiana High School, directly across the street. Cost: $25 before 8 a.m. Sept. 13 or $30 the day of the race. Each pre-registered participant by Sept. 7 is guaranteed to receive a race T-shirt. All participants will enjoy post-race refreshments, including pizza, chocolate milk, beer (ID required), fruit and more. Live DJ playing upbeat music. Goody bags at the finish line. Free entry into prize raffle. Bake Sale. For more information or to register, visit www.NunRun5K.org or email to race@NunRun5k.org. Proceeds from the Nun Run 5K will benefit a project for their residents.

KARAOKE, 7 to 11 p.m., Elkton VFW Post 8175, 208 W. High St., Elkton. Public welcome. Food available. 

FIGURE DRAWING SESSION, 10 a.m. to noon, Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main St., Elkton. Figure drawing group meets every week on the 2nd floor gallery at the arts council. All skill levels are welcome, just bring your ​art supplies with you. Must be 18 years or older to participate. Cost is only $5 per person, please call or email to make your reservations as seating is limited. 

SUNDAY 15

BAINBRIDGE DAY, noon to 4 p.m., Bainbridge Museum, 6 S. Main St., Port Deposit. Bainbridge Day gives visitors the opportunity to view the naval museum and shop with the vendors from noon to 4 p.m. in Town Square. Enjoy the Navy Jazz Ensemble at 2 p.m. in the Presbyterian Church. Listen to the historical presentation at 3 p.m. in the Presbyterian Church. Or take a tour of the former naval base at Gate 14 by bus at 1, 2, and 3 p.m. All activities except for the bus tours are free. The donation for the bus tours is $5 per person or $10 per family.

MUSIC AND DANCING, 5 to 9 p.m., Elkton VFW Post 8175, 208 W. High St., Elkton. Public welcome. Food available. $4 per person, $6 for couples. 

MONDAY 16

BINGO, 5:30 p.m. doors open, 6:30 p.m. games start weekly at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. 29 games, Early Birds, six specials including two jackpots — $500 progressive jackpots, and winner-take-all. For additional info contact Cyndie at 410-378-4156 or Holly Merchant at 443-350-1431. 

BINGO, 6:30 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave., Chesapeake City. 

REBEL DANCE FITNESS CLASS, 6:30 p.m. at Street Lamp Productions, 5 Valley View Drive, Rising Sun. One-hour class. $5 to drop in or $45 for a 10-class punch card. 

UPPER CHESAPEAKE CHORUS, 7 to 10 p.m. every Monday at St. Paul’s Lutheran, 201 Mt. Royal Ave., Aberdeen. Women making friends and learning more about singing with an award-winning Sweet Adeline’s chorus. 410-638-0777. 

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT SPAGHETTI, every Monday 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. $8. Guests welcome. 

TUESDAY 17

BINGO, 6:30 p.m. at Hack’s Point Fire House every Tuesday. Games start at $15. Free refreshments. For more information, call 410-275-8320. 

YOGA 4 SENIORS, 9 to 10 a.m. at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Call instructor Laura Hannan at 1-540-421-0296. Multi-level. $10 drop-in. 

SENIOR MEETING, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. Stephen's Parish Hall in Earleville. Anyone 55 or older is invited to attend. Come and meet your neighbors. No membership fee. Lunch is served. Come for the fellowship, speaker, see what events we are planning. Questions call 410-275-8150. 

MEN’S YOGA CLASS, 11 a.m. at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Pre-registration is required. Call instructor Laura Hannan at 1-540-421-0296. $12 per class if all six are pre-paid or $15 drop-in. 

MEDITATION, 7 p.m. every Tuesday with Three Roots Wellness at Painted Turtle Arts Studio, 13 N. Main St., North East. Learn basics of meditation practices and how to make it useful in your everyday life. Donation based. Registration is required email to angela@threerootswellness.com

BURGER NIGHT, 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. Hamburger steak with grilled onions and mushrooms, mashed potatoes and gravy, vegetable or slaw, roll & butter $8. Full menu available from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Guests welcome. 

$1.50 TACO TUESDAY, 5 to 7:30 p.m. at Port Deposit VFW, Susquehanna River Road. Guests welcome. 

BURGER NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Cheeseburger and fries for $5.50. All are welcome. 

CUB SCOUT PACK 120 MEETING, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., Leeds United Methodist Church, 1579 Blue Ball Road, Elkton. Families with boys and girls in grades K-5 are invited to join us for fun activities and hands-on learning that puts kids in the middle of the action and prepares them for today and for life. 

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ARTISTS IN ACTION, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. Work alongside other artists in an open studio setting and share your techniques and skills. Bring supplies and something to eat. Registration not required. All artists are welcome. Every Wednesday. 

COMMUNITY YOGA WEDNESDAYS, 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. at the Lil Lack Yoga Studio, 2057 Pulaski Highway, in North East, July 19 through Aug. 17. $5 per class. All levels welcome. Jennifer Gerace, instructor. Email news@lillack.com

REBEL DANCE FITNESS CLASS, 6:30 p.m. at Street Lamp Productions, 5 Valley View Drive, Rising Sun. One-hour class. $5 to drop in or $45 for a 10-class punch card. Recurs weekly, Monday and Wednesday. 

BINGO, 6:30 p.m. early bird start, 7 p.m. regular games at Singerly Fire Company, 300 Newark Ave., Elkton $18 for a basic pack. Cash payouts with two progressive jackpots. For more information call 410-398-2078. 

TEXAS HOLD’EM, 7 p.m. weekly on Wednesdays and Fridays at American Legion Post 135, 300 Cherry St., Perryville. $10 entry. Cash prizes, food and beverages available. 

YOGA, 5:30 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. On Wednesday nights, join Courtney Cronis for a one hour yoga session. Suitable for all levels of experience. Just $5.00 drop-in. 

YOGA, 7 p.m., Cecil County Arts Council, 135 E. Main Street, Elkton. Beginner Yoga Classes at CCAC ​with Be Yoga Fresh on Wednesday Nights. You can sign up for 7 sessions/$50.00 or drop in - $10.00. 

CECIL COUNTY CHESS CLUB, 6 to 8 p.m. at St. Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church Parish house, on Main St. in North East, across from the Post Office. For more information call John Anderson at 1-302-593-3752 or email daoceanandjohn@aol.com

DINNER, 4 to 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 135 in Perryville. Fried flounder, potato, vegetable, roll and butter $8. Full menu also available from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Guests welcome. 

BURGER NIGHT, 5 p.m. at the VFW Post No. 8185, 520 Susquehanna Road, Port Deposit. $6-$7. 

WING NIGHT, 5 to 8 p.m. at North East VFW Post 6027, 815 Turkey Point Road, North East. Karaoke with Steve from 7 p.m. to close. Guests welcome. 

WINGS AND MORE, 5 to 8 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. 

KARAOKE, 6 to 9 p.m., Chesapeake City VFW Post 7687, 304 Basil Ave, Chesapeake City. DJ Bob and karaoke. 

STORY TIME AND WALK-IN WEDNESDAYS, 9 to 11 a.m., Immaculate Conception School, 452 E. Bow St., Elkton. Take a tour, meet the new principal, and see the changes. Call 410-398-2636 or email emurphy@icschoolweb.org for information. 

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