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expand Arts on the River First Friday
Date/Time: 03.06.15 / 5:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

Arts on the River, Snow Hill’s Art & Entertainment District will host its First Friday Gallery Walk on, March 6, 2015. Merchants will stay open until 8:00pm or later for shoppers to explore their stores and galleries at a leisurely pace while enjoying art openings, special discounts and musical entertainment.

Among the stores and galleries that may be open are:

The Adcock Studio Gallery 

Bishop’s Stock Fine Art Craft & Wine will be hosting a show of  new work by gallery artists and tasing wines. This month's featured wines come from the DeLoach Vineyards in California. Be sure to sample the 2012 DeLoach Chardonnay and the 2012 DeLoach Zinfandel. Tickets for the March 14th Blues Jam in Snow Hill may be purchased at Bishop's Stock.

Antiques by the River

Miss Patti Cake 

Nancy Ellen Thompson will open her studio until 7:30 on First Friday. Come in and watch Nancy work her magic with watercolors.

The Serenity Shoppe will be open until 7:30 pm.

Sassy Girl Boutique will feature spring and Easter home accents! New Handbags, Spring Scarves, and Jewelry will brighten up your wardrobe and your spirits after the long winter.

The Green Doors 

“Opposite Directions” will be playing at Harvest Moon Tavern from 7:00 until 10:00 pm and Todd Crosby and the WW Tunes will entertain diners at the Blue Dog Café. Reservations are suggested.

First Friday is not complete without dinner in one of Snow Hill’s downtown restaurants. The Blue Dog Café, Harvest Moon Tavern and American Legion Post #67 offer the perfect settings for the end of a long work week.

First Fridays are sponsored by Arts on the River, Snow Hill’s Art and Entertainment District, the Worcester County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council.

Check back here for details as they develop or contact 410-632-2080

 

 

 

 

 

expand STEAM PM at the Library
Date/Time: 03.09.15 / 3:30 PM

Location: 307 N Washington Street

Description:

"Brush Bots" - make them and race them!

For children 5 years and up.

Call 410-632-3495 for more information

expand Facade Improvements for Homeowners
Date/Time: 03.09.15 / 6:00 PM

Location: Snow Hill Middle School

Description:

The Town of Snow Hill is beginning a pilot program to extend its Facade Imporvement Program to homeowners in the Western Voting district of town. If successful, the program will be extended to other sections of town next year.

There will be an informational meeting at Snow Hill Middle School on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 6:00pm to explain the program. Town Hall staff will be available to explain the program and to go over the application with interested homeowners. 

Homeowners must meet Federal income standards for Low to Moderate status. Homeowners must provide proof of ownership, income and insurance to be eligible.

For more information, call 410-632-2080.

expand Young and Restless
Date/Time: 03.12.15 / 10:30 AM

Location: 307 N Washington Street

Description:

"So Many Ways to Paint"

Come to the Snow Hill Library to create, explore, learn and have fun. Dress for a mess! for Children 3-7.

Call 410-632-3495

 

expand Planning Commission Meeting
Date/Time: 03.12.15 / 6:00 PM

Location: 200 Belt Street - Train Station

Description:

The Town's Planning Commission will meet at the Old Train Station on March 12, 2015 at 6:00pm. The Commisssion will be discussing revisions to the Town's zoning ordinance. 

Please contact Karen Houtman is you have any questions.

410-632-2080

expand Blues Jam
Date/Time: 03.14.15 / 6:30 PM

Location: Firehouse on Green Street

Description:

Mark your calendars now for the Blues Jam, Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 7:00 pm at the Old Firehouse on Green Street.   Doors open at 6:30.

EnjoyTom Mason's barbecue to the sounds of the Dave Chappell band and the Snow Hill All Stars.

Arts on the River will provide the bar and there will be several raffles to benefit great causes.

Tickets are $25 and sales are limited to 250. Reserve your commemorative T-shirt by pre-ordering . Go to www.snowhillartsontheriver.org or call 410-632-3555 for more information.

 

expand Story Time at the Snow Hill Library
Date/Time: 03.19.15 / 10:30 AM

Location: 307 N Washington Street

Description:

Hear stories about sheep and learn songs and finger plays! for children ages 2-5 years.

Call 410-632-3495 for more information

expand Spring Hike: Vernal Equinox at State Park
Date/Time: 03.20.15 / 6:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park

Description:

Come to the Pocomoke River State Park for a Spring Hike: Vernal Equinox  on Friday, March 20, 2015 at 6:00 pm. 

Call 410-632-2566 for more information

expand Wilderness Survival Program
Date/Time: 03.21.15 / 1:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park

Description:

Come to the Pocomoke River State Park for a Wilderness Survival Program on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 1:00 pm. 

Call 410-632-2566 for more information

expand Sha Dee La Workshop at Green Doors
Date/Time: 03.22.15 / 10:00 AM

Location: 302 N Washington Street

Description:

Salvaged Wood Heart Workshop 
 

Sunday, March 22nd, 2015

10:00 am-3:30 pm

Located at 302 N. Washington Street, Snow Hill, MD 21863
$75.00 fee

Registration: 

Advance registration is required. 

Call 240.338.0343 or email ShaDeeLaWorkshop@aol.com

to register with Sharon Fierstein. 

 

 

expand Decorate an Easter Egg at the Library
Date/Time: 03.23.15 - 04.02.15 

Location: 307 N Washington Street

Description:

Come to the Library to decorate an Easter Egg! we will provide the craft supplies and eggs; you provide the creativity. for children 2-12

Call 410-632-3495 for more information

expand Chef Jim Washington - All About Crab
Date/Time: 03.23.15 / 2:00 PM

Location: 3

Description:

Chef Washington demonstrates variations on his famous crab dip and also makes a delicious crab imperial.

bring your taste buds.

Call 410-632-3495 for more information

expand Planning Commission Meeting
Date/Time: 03.26.15 / 6:00 PM

Location: 200 Belt Street - Train Station

Description:

The Town's Planning Commission will meet at the Old Train Station on March 26, 2015 at 6:00pm. The Commisssion will be discussing revisions to the Town's zoning ordinance. 

Please contact Karen Houtman is you have any questions.

410-632-2080

expand Easter in Snow Hill
Date/Time: 03.28.15 / 11:00 AM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

The Town of Snow Hill is hosting an Easter event for children on Saturday, March 28, 2015. 

Hop on over to Sturgis Park at 11:00 am for an Easter Egg Hunt. There will be three age divisions: 1-3 year old, 4-6 year olds and 7-10 year olds. 

After the hunt, activities on Green Street include a Scavenger Hunt in downtown, lunch with the Easter Bunny, Stuff-A -Bear workshop and more.

Pots of daffodils will be sold for your Easter celebration at home.

This event is sponsored by the Town of Snow Hill and the Ocean City Berlin Optimist Club.

Check back here for details as they develop. 

For more information, call Town Hall at 410-632-2080.

expand Reception at Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 04.03.15 / 5:00 PM

Location: 208 W Market Street

Description:

The Julia A Purnell Museum will hold its opening reception on Friday, April 3, 2015 at 5:00 pm. Stop in an see what has taken place over the winter months.

A newly renovated exhibition. People of the Pocomoke focuses on artifacts associated with the early inhabitatns of the area. 

From Modest to Magnificent: hHstory and Biography through the collections of William Z. Purnell, showcases the extensive, eccentric and historically signiificant collection of Julia A Purnell's son, William, who founded the museum in honor of his mother. This exhibit is sponsored by the Worcester County Historical Society. 

Check back here as details develop. Call 410-632-0515 for more information about the museum.

expand Rotary Teacher of the Year Dinner
Date/Time: 04.10.15 / 6:00 PM

Location: 5458 E. Market Street

Description:

The Snow Hill Rotary Club will sponsor its Teacher of the Year Gala Dinner on Friday, April 10th, 2015 at the Snow Hill Lion's Club on Market Street.

Snow Hill's Teachers of the Year will be honored.  There will be dinner, 50-50 raffle and door prizes.

Tickets are $25.00 per person. Cash bar available.

Contact any Rotarian for tickets or call Ann Gibb at 410-632-2080 for more information.

expand Tortoise & Hare Walk at Shad landing
Date/Time: 04.11.15 / 8:30 AM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park Shad Landing

Description:

The 18th Annual "Tortoise & the Hare Dare", a 5K walk/run, will be held on Saturday, April 11th at 9:00 a.m. at Pocomoke River State Park-Shad Landing, Snow Hill, Maryland.  Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.  This is a FREE event.  
 
Come to the Manokin Pavilion, adjacent to Shad Landing Marina in Pocomoke River State Park off of Rt 113 in Snow Hill. 
 
The walk is co-sponsored by the Worcester County Health Department, Worcester County Department of Recreation and Parks, Pocomoke River State Park and by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Community Transformation Grant and the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities.
 
After the walk, participants are encouraged to visit Health and Community Exhibits from 9:30 am - 11:00 am.  This year's event will feature Zoo-2-U Program from 10:00 am - 10:45am sponsored by Worcester County Recreation & Parks. This program informs the public of the wonderful local animals that are at risk in our area. Enjoying the outside, being active and keeping our parks clean have a big impact on everything around us. 
 
Pre-registration is encouraged and participants can register by calling 410-632-0056 to request a registration form be emailed or mailed to them. 
 
 

expand SHES Claude Hall 5K
Date/Time: 04.11.15 / 9:00 AM

Location: Snow Hill Elementary School

Description:

Claude Hall made a huge impact on the community of Snow Hill.  He was actively involved in his Church, the Snow Hill Lions Club, the Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Department, and volunteered countless hours in the Physical Education Department at Snow Hill Elementary School.  Mr. Hall loved Snow Hill Athletics and spent many hours watching our student athletes.  He was a role model and friend to everyone in our community and is greatly missed by our students and staff at Snow Hill Elementary.

There will be a 5K Race in his honor with a start time at 9:00am on April 11, 2015 at the Snow Hill Elementary School.  Please review the information at the website below: www.octrirunning.com

expand Paint Snow Hill
Date/Time: 04.16.15 - 04.19.15 

Location: Downtown Snow Hill [Directions]

Description:

More than 65 artists from Maryland, Virginia, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and beyond will come to Snow Hill for this three day Plein Air event sponsored by Bishop's Stock Fine Art and Fine Craft

The artists' work will be on display on Saturday, April 18th for a Preview Party and again on Sunday April 19th  in the Old Firehouse on Green Street. These two events will be the only opportunity for the community to purchase and to enjoy the work of these fine artists.
Come early! Time: 1:00- 4:00pm for the Sunday sale

For more information, call 410-632-3555.

expand See More, Spend less Museum Weekend
Date/Time: 04.18.15 / 10:00 AM - 04.19.15  / - 4:00 PM

Description:

Pay your admission at the Julia A. Purnell Museum or Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and receive $1 off admission at the second site.

Furnace Town: 410-632-2032

Purnell Museum: 410-632-0515

expand Paint Snow Hill Preview Party
Date/Time: 04.18.15 / 6:00 PM

Location: Old Firehouse on Green Street

Description:

Preview Party for Paint Snow Hill will be held on Saturday evening, April 18th. Patrons will be able to view the Paint Snow Hill paintings before the general public does on Sunday and they will be able to purchase the work fresh off the easels. 

Cost is $30 per person which can be applied to the purchase of a painting. Light refreshments.

Check back here for more details.

expand Delmarva Birding Weekend
Date/Time: 04.23.15 - 04.25.15 

Location: Worcester County, MD

Description:

The Delmarva Birding Weekend celebrates the spring migration of thousands of warblers, shorebirds, waterfowl and raptors. The weekend combines boat trip, paddling treks and expeditions by foot. The event takes place April 23-25, 2015.

The Delmarva Peninsula possesses an extensive variety of environments, including barrier islands, tidal wetlands, cypress swamps, upland fields, and primeval forests. Field trips take place in the land and water that feed into the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays. More than 400 species have been recorded in the region, and more than 200 species have been tallied during the four days of the Delmarva Birding Weekend.

Participating birders will be helping by promoting bird and habitat conservation. birders, both novice and experienced, can make an important statement about the economic value of birds and their habitats through low-impact tourism.

For more information go to www.delmarvabirding.org or contact Worcester County Tourism: tourism@co.worcester.md.us, 1-800-852-0335.

 

 

expand Nick Haglich to play at Blue Dog Cafe
Date/Time: 04.30.15 / 5:30 PM

Location: 300 N Washington Street

Description:

On Thursday in April 30, 2015 guitarist Nick Haglich will be playing from 5:30-7:00 pm at The Blue Dog Cafe at 300 N Washington Street. Make your reservation now to hear Nick perform.

Call 410-251-7193

expand Nick Haglich to play at Adcock Studio
Date/Time: 05.01.15 / 5:00 PM

Location: 106 E. Green Street

Description:

Guitarist Nick Haglich will entertain First Friday visitors at the Adcock Studio on Firday, May 1, 2015 from 5:00 - 7:30 pm. Stop by Jim Adcock's charming studio in the John Blair House on E. Green Street.

expand Snow Hill's Farmers Market
Date/Time: 05.07.15 / 12:05 PM

Location: W Green Street Parking lot

Description:

Shop locally! Come to the  Parking lot in front of the Old Firehouse on Green Street each Thursday from noon to 5:00pm May 7th through September 24th, 2015 for the freshest in summer vegetables and fruits. There are beautiful flowers, herbs and vegetable plants for sale along with baked goods, honey and fresh vegetables. returning vendors are: Andrew Preller from Alp Greenhouse, Dolly Faustino from Bloxom, Virginia, Maria Pereyra from Pereyra Farms, and the Dufrene family from Girdletree Gardens, and Southern Heirloom Pies of Snow Hill.

Vendors welcome. No Charge for vendors.

Customers are encouraged to bring their own reusable bags to the market. Free string market bags available at Town Hall. Limited quantity. One per farmers market customer please. 

Call 410-632-2080 for more information.

expand Iron Furnace Fifty Bike Ride
Date/Time: 05.09.15

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum

Description:

Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and the Snow Hill Rotary Club have joined together to sponsor this beautiful 50 mile ride through the back roads of the Pocomoke Forest.

Check back here for more details as they develop.

expand Dancing Under the Stars Summer Solstice
Date/Time: 06.20.15 / 8:00 PM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Come to Sturgis Park on Saturday, June 20th for Dancing Under the Stars Summer Solstice. Enjoy dancing by the beautiful Pocmoke River on a warm summer evening.

Sponsored by the Snow Hill's Arts and Entertainment District, Arts on the River.

Check back here for details as they develop. 

expand Fourth of July Fireworks
Date/Time: 07.03.15 / 5:30 PM

Location: Sturgis Park, Snow Hill MD

Description:

Snow Hill's spectacular Fireworks display to celebrate the 4th of July will be held on First Friday, July 3, 2015 in Sturgis Memorial Park.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Blessing of the Combines
Date/Time: 08.01.15 / 11:00 AM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill

Description:

Snow Hill's signature event, The Blessing of the Combines, will be held on Saturday, August 1, 2015 in downtown. The Combines festival celebrates the work of local farmers and the agricultural heritage of the area. The event's highlight includes a parade of combines onto Green Street for a blessing by a local minister, hence, the name Blessing of the Comibnes. Visitors will find carnival games, concessions, street entertainment and plenty of good food.

Check back here for details as they develop. 

expand National Night Out
Date/Time: 08.04.15 / 5:00 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

Let's give Crime a "Going-Away" Party

Join the Snow Hill Police Department and the Worcester County Sheriff's Department for their National Night Out Celebration in Byrd Park

National Night Out is a unique crime prevention event sponsored by the National Association of Town Watch (NATW)

It is designed to:
Heighten
crime and drug prevention awareness
Generate support for and participation in local anti-crime programs
Strengthen neighborhood spirit and police/community partnerships
Send a message to criminals letting them know our neighborhoods are organized and fighting back

Call Trish Greene at 443-880-4495 

 

expand Christmas Tree Lightng
Date/Time: 12.01.15 / 5:30 PM

Location: Byrd Park

Description:

The Snow Hill Christmas Tree will be lit on Tuesday, December 1st in  Byrd Park on Market Street.  The Town will come alive with holiday lights at 5:30. Come celebrate the official begnning of the Christmas season and hang your red ribbon bow on the bigger and better Town Tree. See the new annimated lights around the circle in the park.

There will be seasonal music along with readings and an appearance by Santa Claus. 

For more information call 410-632-2080

 
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