Thursday, November 7:

The Dun-Logan Community Association will hold its November meeting at the Dundalk Renaissance Corporation office, 11 Center Pl., at 7 p.m. The association is currently seeking new members. Meetings are held the first Thursday of every month.

Saturday, November 9:

11th Annual BRRC Shrimp Feast- From 6:00p.m. to 10:00 p.m. join us at Hawks Pleasure Club 430 Riverside Dr., Essex MD. There will be steamed shrimp by Salty Dog’s Crab House, a hot and cold buffet, draft beer and soda and music. For tickets call Don Albright at 410-977-1168 or email don@albrightsmechanical.com. All proceeds, after costs, go directly to cleanup and protect the future of the Back River and the Chesapeake Bay.

The Essex-Holly Neck Memorial VFW Post No. 2621 will hold its annual All Services Ball from 7-11 p.m. at the Post Home located at 206 Riverside Road off Mace Avenue in Essex. The All Services Ball honors men and women regardless of their Branch of Service for their service to our country. Dress Code is military uniform or business attire. No jeans and no minors.

The Opening Ceremony will include a moving tribute POW-MIA Table Ceremony for the sacrifices they made for our freedom followed by the playing of Taps, and anthems of the armed services whereby veterans stand when their branch of service is called out. All World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Desert Storm, Afghanistan and Iraq Veterans will then be recognized by the war in which they served their country. The rest of the evening will be music and dancing.

{p class=”p1”}This event is open to the public. Bring the veterans in your family and show your support and appreciation for their service to our country. This is a great way to celebrate Veterans Day Weekend. Donation is $20 per person and includes food, beer, soda, and set-ups. Proceeds from this event Benefit the VFW Post No. 2621 All Services Honor Guard, which performs various Honor Guard duties throughout the community.

For more information or tickets, please call Maureen Lopez at 443-519-3143.

Odd Fellows North Point No. 4 will host its Fifth Annual Charity Chili Cook-Off on Nov. 9 from 2-6 p.m at 9401 North Point Rd. The contest is open to everyone and all types of chili are welcome. Entry requires a $15 fee, and each contestant is asked to bring their own chili in a crockpot. Admission is $5 for adults. Children under 17 years old get in free. All money raised will go to the Odd Saint Nick Program.

• Sunday, November 10:

Dundalk’s Knights of Columbus Ladies Club will be holding their annual Spaghetti Dinner from 1-5 p.m. at 2111 Ellers Ave. Adult meals are $8, children ages 6-12 $4 and children age five and under are free. The menu includes spaghetti, meatballs, salad and beverage. Beer, wine and desserts are available at reasonable prices. Available for purchase are $1.00 50-50 tickets (with the proceeds going to charity), tickets to tombola table prizes and also bake table items. Call Regina at 410-288-6799 with any questions.

• Wednesday, November 13:

The Old Dundalk Neighborhood Association is holding its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. at the Dundalk Renaissance Corporation office, 11 Center Pl. The group is currently seeking new members. The association enjoys meeting new members and planning social activities, as well as listening to problems and concerns in the neighborhood. If you live in the community surrounding the new Dundalk Elementary School or the historic Heritage and Veterans Parks, you are invited to attend this month’s meeting. The group needs new faces and new ideas.

• Friday, November 15:

The Dundalk Optimist Club’s annual event for Dundalk Optimist Club Citizen and Humanitarian of the Year will be held at the Fiesta Catering Hall (302 German Hill Rd.) from 6 to 10 p.m. The club is currently looking for nominations from the community.

Applications are at the North Point Library, the Dundalk Historical Society, and Drug City. Nominations will be accepted until Oct. 25. Applications can be mailed to Dundalk Optimist, PO Box 4044, Dundalk, Maryland, 21222, or emailed to dundalkoptimist@gmail.com.

The Woman’s Club of Dundalk is hosting Bingo at Kimberly Farms Banquet Hall, at 1721 Bayard Ave. Doors open at 6 p.m., and Bingo begins at 7 p.m. Cash, door prizes and a raffle will be available. The evening will benefit The Woman’s Club of Dundalk Scholarship Fund for high school students. Tickets are $20 and are to be purchased in advance. A regular bingo packet will be included with ticket purchase. Call Anita, 410-285-7434, or Joyce, 410-428-9416 for tickets.

St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran Church is hosting its annual WELCA basket bingo event. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and games will begin at 6:30 p.m. Tickets are $17 in advance and $20 at the door. For more information, call 443-286-1490.

Odd Fellows North Point No. 4 presents dinner and movie trivia at 9401 North Point Rd. Each team can have as many as eight people, with a $10 entry fee per team. The winning team leaves with the whole pot. Dinner will be served from 6-7:30 p.m, with the cost per plate being $7.

• Sunday, November 17:

North Point Village will hold its 65th Anniversary Reunion at Battle Grove Democratic Club from 6-10 p.m.

• Saturday, November 30th:

Middle River Lighted Boat Parade - To register, text your name, address and boat size to 410-463-2686.

• Tuesday, November 14:

Community College of Baltimore County and The Dundalk Eagle are hosting a public forum on addiction and how it impacts families. This is a free event that is open to the public. It will be held at the Dundalk Community Theater from 6:30-8 p.m. Refreshments will be made available.

• Friday, December 6 and December 13:

Odd Fellows North Point No. 4 will hold its annual Christmas gift-wrapping fundraiser and is seeking volunteers. This begins at 6:30 p.m. on both days. Volunteers will wrap gifts for a minimum fee, and will put items together. Volunteers will also respond to children’s letters to Santa. For more information, contact Ella Reid by email at Ellareid17@gmail.com. The fundraiser will be at 9401 North Point Rd.

• Saturday, December 7:

Essex Volunteer Company No. 51 will host a Christmas fair from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Rockaway Beach Hall off Turkey Point Road.

Cost per person is $95.00 before September 19. After September 19 cost is $100. Make checks payable to Patapsco Class of 1969. Other Patapsco High alumni and guests are welcome!

The Dundalk Renaissance Corporation will host its annual Holiday Hoopla Street Fair in the Historic Dundalk Town Center from 12 to 4 p.m. The event will feature a train garden. Children can submit letters to Santa. Vendors and holiday inflatables will be present. Admission to this event is free and open to the public.

•Saturday, December 14

St. Johns Lutheran Church’s annual toy give-a-way- If you are clearing out your children’s/grandchildren’s toys in anticipation of Christmas, please consider donating any good, useable toys, dolls, games, puzzles, books etc. to St. Johns Lutheran Church, 518 Franklin Avenue in Essex. Donations can be dropped off Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. All toys are given away free at our annual toy give-a-way. Help make a Christmas for other children who may not be as fortunate as yours.

• Saturday, January 25

The Patapsco High School Boosters Fundraiser Class of 2022 will hold a public event at Pinland Bowling Lanes at 10 N. Dundalk Ave. from 6-9 p.m. Cost of admission is $10 per person. Shoe rental is concluded. A bake table, 50/50 and raffle baskets will be available. Twenty percent of Duckpond sales will be donated to the organization.

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