Nonprofit Events

DCT Presents ‘Shrek’ 
Dundalk Community Theatre, in residence at The Community College of Baltimore County’s Dundalk campus, will conclude its season with “Shrek” from April 28 - May 7. Performances will be held at 8 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays, April 28 and 29 and May 5 and 6, and at 3 p.m. Sundays, April 29 and May 7. A family-friendly matinee show has been added at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 6. Tickets cost $25 for adults. $22 for senior citizens and $17 for students, DCT actors and children 12 and under. To reserve tickets, call the CCBC box office, 443-840-2787.

Essex Legion Karaoke
Essex American Legion Post 148, 20 S. Marlyn Ave. in Essex, will host Karaoke with Lightning Rod from 8 p.m. to midnight Friday, April 28; For the Good Times Karaoke with Percy and Fred from 8 p.m. to midnight; and Fun Time Karaoke with Annette and Wild Bill from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, April 30. Call 410-686-2353 for kitchen availability, menu and specials.

Charles Evering VFW Karaoke
Charles Evering VFW Post 6506, 8777 Philaddelphia Road in Rosedale, will host Fun Time Karaoke with Annette and Wild Bill from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday, Aril 28; and Karaoke with Jimmy and Judy D from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, April 29. The full dinner menu will be available. For more information, call the post, 410-391-6506.

FOP Basket Bingo 
Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 34, 730 Wampler Road in Middle River, will hold a bingo featuring Longaberger and Thirty-One products at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 29. Doors open at 6 p.m. The cost is $20 for 20 games. Proceeds will benefit the FOP Widows and Orphans Fund. For tickets, call Christina, 410-262-7026, or Ari, 410-982-1673, or buy online at

Bull Roast and Shrimp Feast
Dundalk Relay for Life team Heart and Sole will hold its annual shrimp and bull roast from 7 to 11 p.m. Friday, April 28, at the UAW Local 239 hall, 1010 S. Oldham St. in southeast Baltimore. The event will include food by M&M catering, soda, beer, wine and set-ups, raffles, game wheels and silent auction. Tickets cost $40. To reserve tickets, call Judy Dick, 443-956-8730, or send an email to All proceeds benefit Dundalk Relay for Life, an American Cancer Society fundraiser.

‘Dear Edwina Jr.’ 
Stemmers Run Middle School, 201 Stemmers Run Road in Essex, will present its production of “Dear Edwina Jr.” at 7 p.m. Friday, April 28 (doors open at 6) and at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29 (doors open at 12:30). Tickets in advance cost $6 for general seating and $7 for preferred seating. All tickets are $8 at the door.

Sky is the Limit presents ‘Mame’
The Sky is the Limit Community Theatre, in residence at the North Point Government Center, 7701 Wise Ave. in Dundalk, will present “Mame” at 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, April 28 and 29, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 30. Tickets cost $10 for adults and $8 for senior citizens and children 12 and younger. Tickets will be available at the door. For more information, call 410-887-5370.

Elks Luncheon Bingo
The ladies of Essex Elks Lodge 1866, 1007 E. Homberg Ave. in Essex, will hold their spring luncheon bingo Saturday, April 29. Doors will open at 10 a.m., lunch will be served at 11 and bingo will begin at noon. The cost is $7 for lunch and one free card. Additional card packages cost $5. The menu will include three sliders (tuna, chicken and egg salad), macaroni salad, chips, dessert, coffee and soda. For more information, call Millie, 410-285-1009; Jean, 410-686-5458; or Char, 410-687-6737.

Back River Peninsula Reunion
Did you grow up on the Back River peninsula and have fond memories of attending (or working at) Back River Elementary School or the Back River Teen Center? If so, you have a chance to gather with old friends and reminisce about the good old days. A combined Cedar Beach/Back River Elementary/Teen Center reunion will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29, at the Sue Island Grill and Crabhouse, 900 Baltimore Country Club Road in Essex. There is no admission charge; pay for your food and drinks as you go. An advance head count is needed for the restaurant; RSVP to or send a postcard to P.O. Box 34342, Essex, MD 21221.

White Marsh Truck Rally
The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company will host a Stop, Drop and Eat food truck rally on Saturday, May 6, from 4 - 8 p.m. at their station, 5419 Ebenezer Road in White Marsh. The event will include food trucks, raffles, tours and other activities. Proceeds benefit White Marsh VFC. Tickets cost $5.73 each and can be purchased online at

Eastfield-Stanbrook Community Yard Sale
The Eastfield-Stanbrook Civic Association will hold its annual community yard sale from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 6. Residents of 22 streets in the community bordered by Holabird and Wise avenues and Lynch, Stansbury and Dunmere roads (both sides of Merritt Boulevard) will participate. For more information, call Karen Cruz, 410-285-7399.

St. Mary’s City Bus Trip
The Dundalk-Patapsco Neck Historical Society will sponsor a bus trip to St. Mary’s City on Tuesday, May 9. The group will have lunch at the Pier Restaurant. The cost, which includes, transportation, lunch, driver’s tip, admissions and snacks, is $65. For more information, call 410-284-2331.

North Point Village Flea Market 
The North Point Village Civic Association will hold a flea market from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, May 13. Spaces cost $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers. The rain date is May 20. For more information, call 410-477-4095.

Dundalk Time Capsule Celebration 
The contents of a 50-year-old time capsule will be unveiled at a celebration held by the Dundalk-Patapsco Neck Historical Society from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 2, at the Sparrows Point Country Club, 919 Wise Ave. in Dundalk. Tickets cost $35 per person. The event will include hors d’oeuvres, sandwiches, beer, wine and door prizes. For more information, call 410-284-2331, or send an email to

Kitchen Kettle Trip
A Kitchen Kettle Village and Shady Maple Smorgasbord bus trip will be held Saturday, June 17. For more information, call Anthony at 443-801-5678.

Alaskan Cruise
Alaskan 10-day land and sea cruise in July 2017. Contact Anthony at 443-801-5678 for more information.

St. Clement School Reunion
St. Clement Mary Hofbauer School, 1216 Chesaco Ave. in Rosedale, will hold a multi-generational alumni reunion Sunday, May 7. Mass will be held at noon and school tours will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. St. Clement will merge with St. Michael the Archangel School in Overlea. This will be the last chance to tour the school before it closes at the end of the school year. For more information, call Debbie, 410-574-0875, or send an email to

Church Events

Chicken Salad Luncheon
Kenwood Presbyterian Church, 4601 Fullerton Ave. in Rosedale, will hold its annual chicken salad luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 28. The menu will include chicken salad, coleslaw, applesauce, chips, pickles, rolls, dessert and beverages. The cost is $7.50 for dine-in and $7.75 for carry-out (beverage not included). For more information or to make reservations, call 410-668-4664.

Queen of Peace Flea Market 
Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, 10001 Bird River Road in Middle River, will hold a flea market from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 29 (rain date May 6). Registration begins at 6 a.m. The cost is $10 for two parking spaces (one vending spot and one parking spot). No reservations are needed; bring your own table. No firearms can be sold at this event.

Spaghetti Dinner
St. Peter Evangelical Lutheran Church, 7834 Eastern Ave. in Eastpoint, will hold a spaghetti dinner from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 30. The menu includes spaghetti, meatballs, garlic bread, salad, drinks and dessert. Tickets cost $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 3-12, and children under 3 eat for free. To reserve tickets, call Donovan, 410-284-2320, or the church office, 410-288-0537. Proceeds will benefit the youth attending the 2018 ELCA youth gathering.

St. Michael Bus Trip to Michigan Tulip Festival
St. Michael Lutheran Church, 9534 Belair Road in Perry Hall, will hold a bus trip May 8-12, five days and four nights at the Tulip Festival in Holland, Mi, includes two breakfasts, two dinners and many activities and tours, $549 double-occupancy. Information: Emma Hohn, 410-592-8512.

Delaware Casino Trips
The Church of the Annunciation, 5212 McCormick Ave. in Rosedale, will hold a bus trip to the Delaware Park and Dover Downs casinos May 24 - 25 and Sept. 20 - 21. The cost of each overnight trip is $130. A $25 deposit is required when the reservation is made; the balance for the first trip is due March 30 and the second is due July 16. For more information, call Joan at 410-866-4577.

Strawberry Fest Vendors Needed
Hope Lutheran Church, 1901 Middleborough Road in Essex, will hold its annual Strawberry Festival and Craft Show from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 3. Vendors are needed; no flea market items allowed. The cost is $20 for a space and table; $15 for a space only. The event will be held rain or shine. For more information, or to reserve a space, call 443-324-8355.

Edgemere Church of God Flea Market
Generation Great Seniors of Edgemere Church of God, 7414 Ellen Ave. in Edgemere, will hold a flea market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 6. Spaces cost $10 each. To reserve space, call Edwina Reid, 410-687-1719.

Crabs and Casino Trip
Church of the Annunication, 5212 McCormick Ave. in Rosedale, will hold a bus trip to Kentmorr Crab House and Delaware Park Casino on Sept. 6. The trip will include a crab feast at Kentmorr followed by four hours at Delaware Park. The cost is $78. A $25 deposit is due when reservations are made and the balance is due Aug. 1. The bus will leave the church parking lot at 9:45 a.m. and return around 9 p.m. For more information, call Joan at 410-866-8016.