Events

May
26
Tue
Virtual Fight The Bite 5K Walk/Run
May 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
This is the 5th Annual Lyme Awareness 5K Run/Walk and this year we challenge you to Fight the virtually.   Run your 5K anytime between May 1 and May 30. The event benefits ‘Fight the Bite’, a non-profit association dedicated to bringing awareness to the community about Lyme Disease and tick borne illness.

HOW IT WORKS:
 
* Please donate to Lyme Awareness thru the Fight the Bite secure Paypal account. For every $10 donated, your name will be entered into a virtual raffle to win a door prize basket! (3 Baskets Total, $30 = 3 entries)
 
* Share this event with your friends on facebook! 
 
* Run your 5k anytime between May 1st and 30th.
 
* Share a picture of your creative run or walk with us so we can post it on our social media.
Spread awareness!

Contact Angela Burke for more details, sponsorship opportunities by calling 410-443-0700 or fightthebiteoc@gmail.com
Online Drop-In Watercolor Painting – Art League of Ocean City @ Art League of Ocean City
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Art League of Ocean City presents this wonderful way to meet up with like-minded painters and friends to paint together and inspire each other via zoom!  No instructor will guide this class, but all participants are encouraged to share their experiences and knowledge.

 
Only for members!  Please register by 5/25/2020! 
Indoor Drop-In Pickleball – Cancelled @ Ocean Pines Community Center
May 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Join in and play the fastest growing sport in America! Bring your friends to the Ocean Pines Community Center for Indoor Drop-In Pickleball and enjoy some good-natured competition. Equipment is available for use. 
 
Cost: 
Free for OP Pickleball Members
$5.00 for Ocean Pines Residents
$7.00 for Non-Residents
May
27
Wed
Virtual Fight The Bite 5K Walk/Run
May 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
This is the 5th Annual Lyme Awareness 5K Run/Walk and this year we challenge you to Fight the virtually.   Run your 5K anytime between May 1 and May 30. The event benefits ‘Fight the Bite’, a non-profit association dedicated to bringing awareness to the community about Lyme Disease and tick borne illness.

HOW IT WORKS:
 
* Please donate to Lyme Awareness thru the Fight the Bite secure Paypal account. For every $10 donated, your name will be entered into a virtual raffle to win a door prize basket! (3 Baskets Total, $30 = 3 entries)
 
* Share this event with your friends on facebook! 
 
* Run your 5k anytime between May 1st and 30th.
 
* Share a picture of your creative run or walk with us so we can post it on our social media.
Spread awareness!

Contact Angela Burke for more details, sponsorship opportunities by calling 410-443-0700 or fightthebiteoc@gmail.com
Platform Tennis Drop-In – Cancelled @ Manklin Meadows Park
May 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Platform tennis is a doubles-oriented, year-round racquet sport played on specially constructed platforms with paddles in place of racquets. Played outdoors at the Manklin Meadows Racquet Sports Complex, platform tennis combines the fun and challenge of tennis, squash and racquetball.

The Ocean Pines Platform Tennis Club also offers free clinics for new platform players every Saturday at noon. It covers the basics of the sport and allows prospective members to learn  and take lessons for a nominal fee. For ages 12 and older. The first session is free; drop-in is $5. Ask about the free 30-day trial! 
 
Cost:
$5.00 Daily Court Fee
Floral Embroidery with Ryan @ Art League of Ocean City
May 27 @ 12:00 pm – 12:40 pm
Join Ryan for a crash course on hand stitched flowers! In this two part class, he will show you how to embroider several unique varieties. These simple designs can be used to decorate everything from clothing to shoes, towels, and backpacks! Today you’re exploring daisies and baby’s breath. Feel free to experiment with thread color for your flowers, or use the palette presented in the course photo.
 
Supplies: Embroidery thread, hoop, needles, scissors, and fabric of your choice
*If you are new to embroidery, there are some affordable, complete kits available on Amazon.
 
Cost: $10 Members, $13 Non-Members
Spaces are limited to 12 students.
Please register by 05/26/2020!
Creative Teens age 13-18- Hand Stitched Flowers with Ryan Vai @ Art League of Ocean City
May 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:40 pm
Join Ryan for a crash course on hand stitched flowers! In this two part class, he will show you how to embroider several unique varieties. These simple designs can be used to decorate everything from clothing to shoes, towels, and backpacks! Today you’re exploring daisies and baby’s breath. Feel free to experiment with thread color for your flowers, or use the palette presented in the course photo.
 
Supplies: Embroidery thread, hoop, needles, scissors, and fabric of your choice
*If you are new to embroidery, there are some affordable, complete kits available on Amazon.
 
This is a free event funded partly by the Community Foundation off the Eastern Shore. A suggested donation of $10 to our COVID-19 emergency operating fund would be greatly appreciated.
 
Please register by 05/26/2020!
May
28
Thu
Virtual Fight The Bite 5K Walk/Run
May 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
This is the 5th Annual Lyme Awareness 5K Run/Walk and this year we challenge you to Fight the virtually.   Run your 5K anytime between May 1 and May 30. The event benefits ‘Fight the Bite’, a non-profit association dedicated to bringing awareness to the community about Lyme Disease and tick borne illness.

HOW IT WORKS:
 
* Please donate to Lyme Awareness thru the Fight the Bite secure Paypal account. For every $10 donated, your name will be entered into a virtual raffle to win a door prize basket! (3 Baskets Total, $30 = 3 entries)
 
* Share this event with your friends on facebook! 
 
* Run your 5k anytime between May 1st and 30th.
 
* Share a picture of your creative run or walk with us so we can post it on our social media.
Spread awareness!

Contact Angela Burke for more details, sponsorship opportunities by calling 410-443-0700 or fightthebiteoc@gmail.com
Indoor Drop-In Pickleball – Cancelled @ Ocean Pines Community Center
May 28 @ 1:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Join in and play the fastest growing sport in America! Bring your friends to the Ocean Pines Community Center for Indoor Drop-In Pickleball and enjoy some good-natured competition. Equipment is available for use. 
 
Cost: 
Free for OP Pickleball Members
$5.00 for Ocean Pines Residents
$7.00 for Non-Residents
Value Study in your painting – with Marie Natale @ Art League of Ocean City
May 28 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This is a fundraiser and the proceeds will support our COVID 19 Emergency funds so we are able to offer more free classes to children in these hard times.
 
Cost: $20 for members and non-members
This is an online class, spaces are limited.
Please register by 5/27/2020.
 
One key essential to a successful watercolor painting is a Value Study. You need to make a plan especially when working from photos. This class will break down the subtle nuances of how to guide a viewer into looking at exactly what you’d like them to in your painting.