• Friday, November 15:
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.
• Saturday, November 16
Charm City East Moose Lodge No. 70 will host a shrimp night, located at 7418 Eastern Ave. The cost of shrimp is $14 per pound, with or without onions, and a half-pitcher of beer or soda. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. Please call at 443-503-5081 or email Lodge70@comcast.net to reserve your shrimp no later than Thursday, November 14th. For members and qualified guests only.
The General John Striker PTA will host a fundraiser at Pinland Bowling Lanes, beginning at 8 p.m. The cost is $10 for three hours of bowling and shoe rental. This is a Rock and Bowl event, which will include a bake table, raffles and a 50/50 drawing.
• Sunday, November 17:
North Point Village will hold its 65th Anniversary Reunion at Battle Grove Democratic Club from 6-10 p.m.
• Tuesday, November 19:
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.
• Saturday, November 23:
Charm City East Moose Lodge 70 will host a Thanksgiving pot luck at 7418 Eastern Ave., beginning at 6 p.m. Entertainment will be provided by country singer Mike McManus. For members and qualified guests only.
UAW Local 239 will hold its annual Bull Roast and Shrimp Feast Christmas Fundraiser, at 1010 Oldham St. from 7-11 p.m. The event will feature food, drinks, a live deejay, music, wheels and raffles. UAW Local 239 is accepting unwrapped gifts for this event. This event is for adults 18 years old and older only. Tickets are 40 each, and the deadline to purchase tickets is Nov. 18.
• Saturday, November 30:
Middle River Lighted Boat Parade - To register, text your name, address and boat size to 410-463-2686.
Charm City East Moose Lodge 70 will host a Mexican Night at 7418 Eastern Ave., beginning at 6 p.m. Tacos and all of your favorite Mexican foods are available at $5 per person. The “my favorite things” party will begin at 7 p.m. Guests are asked to bring three of the same items to exchange. For members and qualified guests only.
• Thursday, December 5:
CCBC Dundalk will host its annual Winter Bazaar 11 a.m.-3 p.m in the College Community Center Lobby at 7200 Sollers Point Road. The Winter Bazaar is a fundraiser to benefit the CCBC Dundalk Student Life Pantry.
The CCBC Dundalk Winter Bazaar is free and open to the public, featuring a wide variety of holiday items and gift ideas for family, friends and even pets. Local vendors will be on site with handmade crafts, artwork, jewelry and more.
Over the past year, CCBC Student Life Pantries have distributed more than 24,000 items to aid CCBC students and their families. But the struggle goes beyond the boundaries of CCBC. According to a 2019 study performed by the Hope Center for College, Community and Justice, approximately 48% of community college students are food insecure.
For additional information about the Winter Bazaar, contact Jacqueline Bullard at 443-840-3809.
• 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.
Dundalk Eastfield Recreation Council’s Annual Christmas Parade and Santa-in-the-Park will begin at 4 p.m. in front of Dundalk Elementary School. The parade will proceed through the Dundalk Shopping Center before returning to Heritage Park. Any organization is welcome to be a part of the parade. Contact Alan Holcomb at 410-790-2948 for more information.
Charm City East Moose Lodge 70 will host a painting afternoon, located at 7418 Eastern Ave., from 3-5 p.m. Price is $30 per person. They will have tuna or chicken salad sandwiches with chips and a soda for sale for $5. Please either mail email@example.com or call Jeff at 410-598-7857 to make a reservation. For members and qualified guests only.
• Sunday, December 8
Chorus of the Chesapeake will host a Bull and Oyster Roast at American Legion Post 38 (3300 Dundalk Ave.), beginning at 3 p.m. The Chorus will host a benefit show for Toys for Tots. The cost of admission is one unwrapped toy with a minimum value of $10 or a donation. Checks must be maid payable to Toys for Tots.
The benefit show will feature performances by Chorus of the Chesapeake, Bay Bridge Connection BHS quartet, Star-Spangled Chorus Sweet Adelines, Lustre Sweet Adelines quartet, Heart of Maryland Chorus, Taylor Made BHS quartet, and Even Money BHS senior quartet.
•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.