Through October 9th - Purchase tickets for Gun Raffle; First prize Browning Shotgun or $1,275 Molly's Place gift card; Second prize Fishing trip for 4; Tickets $5/ea. or 3 for $10, available from any Rock Hall Legion S.A.L. member or at the Legion; Drawing Oct. 10th; Benefits Sons of American Legion; American Legion Post 228, 21423 Sharp St., Rock Hall; Call 410-639-7081.
Through October 31st 10am-5pm - Art Show by Jack Fancher “A Travel Amalgam” at Heron Point, 501 Campus Ave., Chestertown; Call 410-778-3224.
Through October 31st - Michael Buckley will be working with a group of Washington College students on “StoryQuest” conducting interviews with local World War II veterans for a presentation on Veterans Day; To identify veterans, participate or for more info call 410-810-7156.
Through October 31st - October is Residents' Rights Month, honoring those in long-term care facilities; For information contact Upper Shore Aging, 100 Schauber Rd., Chestertown; Call 410-778-6000.
Through Nov. 30th - Sportsman Raffle; 30 days with 30 chances to win Nov. 1st-30th; $20 donation; Prizes supplied by Molly's Sporting Goods; Benefits Rock Hall Vol. Fire Co.; For tickets see any RHVFC member or call 410-708-2966 or 410-639-7888.
Through Dec. 15th - Striped Bass Trophy Season; Fish must be a minimum of 20 in.; Limit 2 fish per person per day, only 1 of which may be longer than 28 in.; Details at www.dnr.maryland.gov/fisheries/sbmaps.
Through Dec. 31st - Help protect Kent County's pets in an emergency by donating towards the purchase of a pet disaster relief trailer; In partnership with AKC Reunites; Donations are tax deductible; Call Kent County Office of Emergency Services 410-778-7472; www.akcreunite.org/donate.
Through Jan. 14, 2016 - Raffle for a shotgun or $1,500; Second prize $300 merchandise at Molly's Place; Tickets $2/ea. or $5 for 3; Drawing held Jan. 15th; Tickets available weekends in Nov. at Molly's in Kennedyville; Also in Chestertown at JBK Hardware, Blue Bird Tavern, Houck's Menswear and Kingstown Farm, Home & Garden and in Middletown, DE at Tractor Supply; Benefits Chestertown Lions Club charities; Call 410-778-5799.
Wed-Fri, Sept. 30th-Oct. 2nd 6pm - The Bearded Ladies “Bitter Homes and Gardens: A Botanical Hoedown” on the lawn behind Hodson Hall Commons, Washington College, Chestertown; Free; www.washcoll.edu.
QAC Centre for the Arts - Oct. 1st-29th Drawing Made Easy; Oct. 10th Photography Workshop; Through Oct. 19th Bidding for the Trunk Auction; Through Oct. 19th “Instructor's Showcase” gallery exhibit; Oct. 23rd Paintbrush Party; Events change monthly; QAC Arts Council Centre for the Arts, 206 S. Commerce St., Centreville; To register or for info call 410-758-2520; www.queenannescountyarts.com.
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Events - Oct. 1st 2nd Annual St. Michaels Oyster Crawl; Oct. 15th Exploring the Life and Work of Talbot County Artist Ruth Starr Rose; Oct. 22nd “Old Technologies, New Technologies: A Stewardship Strategy for the Bugeye Edna E. Lockwood”; Oct. 31st OysterFest; Nov. 11th Rambles on Rita - An 1898 Naphtha Yacht Cruises the Chesapeake; Nov. 14th & 15th Boating Essentials Course; Nov. 19th Steamboat Days - Capturing an Era on Film”; Through Feb. 28th “A Broad Reach: 50 Years of Collecting” Exhibit; 213 N. Talbot St., St. Michaels; Events change monthly; Call 410-745-4941; www.cbmm.org.
Thurs, October 1st 9am-12pm - Flu Shots at Kent Co. Health Dept., 125 S. Lynchburg St., Chestertown; Flue shots available every Thurs. 9am-12pm; Flu vaccine $30; High dose flu vaccine $50; Call 410-778-1350; www.kenthd.org.
Thurs, October 1st 3:30pm-4:30pm - Free Quit Smoking Classes at Kent Co. Health Department, 125 S. Lynchburg St., Chestertown; Classes once a week for 4 weeks; Patches, gum and lozenges available; Call 410-778-7028; www.kenthd.org.
Thurs, October 1st 4:30pm - Author Peter Turchi reads from his work and talks about the writing craft at Rose O'Neil Literary House, Washington College, Washington Ave., Chestertown; Free; www.washcoll.edu.