COMMUNITY CALENDAR

• Items will be run for two weeks prior to the event.  Deadline is Thursday at 3 p.m. See Church News, Meetings and Reunions columns for more events.

FRIDAY, OCT. 31
    LEADER OF THE PACK: The Ellie Greenwich Musical, a Dundalk Community Theatre production, will be performed Friday and Saturday, Oct. 31 and Nov. 1, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 2, at 3 p.m. at the John E. Ravekes Theatre, K Building on the CCBC Dundalk campus, 7200 Sollers Point Road. The play highlights the life of songwriter Ellie Greenwich, who wrote “Chapel of Love,” “Be My Baby,” “Da Do Ron Ron,” and other hits of the 60s. Admission is $23 for adults, $20 for seniors or $15 for students and children younger than 12. For tickets, call the CCBC box office at 443-840-2787, visit the box office Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. or visit www.ccbcmd.edu/performingarts/dct.html.    

SATURDAY, NOV. 1
    LEADER OF THE PACK: The Ellie Greenwich Musical, a Dundalk Community Theatre production, will be performed at 8 p.m. at the John E. Ravekes Theater on the CCBC campus. (See Oct. 31 listing for details.)
    BLUE GRASS SHOW featuring Blue Train runs from 8 p.m. to midnight at Dundalk VFW Post 6694, 6712 Pine Ave. Admission is $10 at the door. Food available for purchase. Call 410-663-3740 for more information.
    OLD DUNDALK DUMPSTER DAY takes place from 7 a.m. to noon at the Dundalk Church of the Brethren parking lot, 2660 Yorkway, rain or shine. No hazardous materials, household electronics or yard materials will be accepted. Proof of residency in Old Dundalk required. Monetary donations to the Old Dundalk Neighborhood Association will be appreciated. For more information, call 410-456-3934. 

SUNDAY, NOV 2
    SPAGHETTI DINNER sponsored by Ladies of the Knights will be served from noon to 5 p.m. at Dundalk Knights of Columbus Hall, 211 Eilers Ave. The meal features spaghetti and meatballs, salad, bread, sodas and coffee. The event includes a bake table, a trombola table and a 50/50 raffle. Cost is $8 for adults, $8.50 for carryouts and $3.50 for children age 6 to 12. Younger children eat for free. Draft beer and wine costs $1.50 per glass. For more information, call Kathy Dovell at 410-288-6762.
    SHRIMP FEAST to benefit the Back River Restoration Committee takes place from 1 to 5 p.m. at Hawks Pleasure Club, 430 Riverside Drive. The feast includes hot and cold buffet, draft beer, wine and soda, a silent auction and a raffle. Tickets are $35 per person. To purchase tickets, call BRRC at 332-414-4384 or contact Don Albright at 410-977-1168 or don@albrightsmechanical.com.      
    LEADER OF THE PACK: The Ellie Greenwich Musical, a Dundalk Community Theatre production, will be performed at 3 p.m. at the John E. Ravekes Theater on the CCBC campus. (See Oct. 31 listing for details.)

TUESDAY, NOV. 4
    BUFFET DINNER and 50/50 raffle sponsored by Parents of Boy Scout Troop 427 takes place from 5 to 9 p.m. at Seasoned Mariner, 601 Wise Ave. Dinner tickets are $25 and raffle tickets cost $2 each. For more information, call Ella Reid at 443-415-2238. All proceeds benefit the troop.

FRIDAY, NOV. 7
    QUARTER AUCTION fundraiser for Stacey Watkins, featuring a wide variety of vendors, starts at 7 p.m. at Battle Grove Democratic Club, 7900 New Battle Grove Road. Doors open at 6 p.m. Food, drink, raffles and 50/50s available. Tickets are $5 for two paddles; additional paddles cost $1 each. For tickets, call Felicia at 443-519-8754 or Angel at 443-742-9971. Proceeds will help with medical expenses.
    FRIED SHRIMP DINNER hosted by Odd Fellows Lodge 4 starts at 6 p.m. at the lodge, 9401 North Point Road, with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. The menu includes eight large breaded butterfly shrimp, baked macaroni and cheese, homemade coleslaw, fresh rolls and butter, homemade desserts, coffee, soda and bottled water. Cost is $10 per person. For tickets, call Clifton Poist at 410-477-8991.

SUNDAY, NOV. 9
    ANNUAL BULL AND OYSTER ROAST and Ravens Party sponsored by the Dundalk Optimist Club takes place from 1 to 5 p.m. at the UAW hall, 1010 S. Oldham St. The menu includes pit beef and ham, oysters on the half shell, crab soup, barbecue chicken and more. Diners can watch the game on four TVs and an eight-foot projection screen. For admission, a donation of $35 is requested. For tickets and more information, call Bill Whitcomb at 410-215-2189. All proceeds benefit youth programs and scholarships supported by the Optimist Club. 

 Ongoing
   DUNDALK FARMERS MARKET is open every Saturday from 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Veterans Park in Dundalk  until Nov. 22.
    FARMERS MARKET at Eastpoint Mall is open every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. through Oct. 29 in the parking lot across from the McDonald’s, rain or shine. The market provides area residents with fresh produce, fruit, eggs, cheese and other foods from local farms. WIC accepted. The Farmers Market is coordinated through the Maryland Department of Agriculture. For more information, visit wwweastpointmall.com or www.facebook.com/eastpointmall.
    KARAOKE hosted by Dundalk American Legion Post 38 takes place every Friday from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the post home, 3300 Dundalk Ave. All are welcome. Non-Legion members must sign in as guests of the post.    
  FIRST THURSDAY BINGO NIGHT takes place the first Thursday of every month at the North Point-Edgemere Volunteer Fire Department hall, 7500 North Point Road, at 7 p.m. Doors open 6:30 p.m. The cost is 25 cents per card. Winners split the pot. Hot dogs, barbecue sandwiches and chips will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit the NP-E VFD.
    CELEBRATE RECOVERY, a 12-step ministry at Eastern Assembly of God, offers redemption and release from addictive, compulsive and dysfunctional behavior through eight recovery principles every Tuesday, 6:30 p.m. at the church, 7923 Wise Ave. For more information, visit www.easternassembly.org and click on “ministries.”