SATURDAY 9/20: Master Gardeners Fall Plant Sale

Please visit the Eastern Shore Master Gardeners annual fall plant sale on Saturday, September 20 (rain date September 27), during the Exmore Town-Wide Yard Sale in front of the Exmore Town Hall from 8 a.m to 12 noon. Plants are grown by members or donated by local nurseries and include native annuals, herbs, perennials, shrubs, and trees, which flourish on the Shore. Each plant purchased will include growing instructions, and questions will be welcomed from novice to skilled gardeners alike. [Read more...]

SATURDAY 9/13: Auditions for A Christmas Carol

The fall season for Cape Charles School of Dance will be presenting A Christmas Carol, an innovative, avant garde interpretation under the direction of lead dance instructor Amy Watkins. Dancers of all ages (including adults) are needed for the show, which will incorporate classical ballet, modern and jazz, movement and yoga. Auditions for speaking roles will be held at the Palace Theatre stage September 13 at 10 a.m. [Read more...]

Sponsors Sought for Special Olympics Reception at Kings Creek Inn

Help our Eastern Shore Athletes SOAR at the Special Olympics Virginia Awareness Reception on Sunday, October 19, from 1-5 p.m. at Kings Creek Inn. A live auction and silent auction featuring pieces from local artists, vouchers for hotel and B&B stays, and much more will be held to benefit the Special Olympics Virginia Athletes of the Eastern Shore. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. All tickets include an engraved wine glass, one glass of wine, hors d’oeuvres, a chance to win a door prize, and the knowledge that you have helped change a brave athlete’s life! [Read more...]

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SATURDAY 9/13: Seaside Garden Tour in Wachapreague

Plant Eastern Shore Natives Campaign: 17th century botanist John Clayton sails into Wachapreague Harbor on Saturday, September 13 at 10 a.m. to tour the native plant demo garden in Seaside Park. Clayton’s visit for the Seaside Garden Tour and Planting culminates a three day series of free public events sponsored by the Plant ES Natives Campaign and its partners to celebrate the beautiful native plants that flower and fruit in fall on the Shore. The partners want to spread the message that the return of cool breezes marks the ideal time to plant trees, shrubs and other perennial plants. [Read more...]

9/15 Deadline to Register for ‘Volunteers as Chesapeake Stewards’

Registration is now open for the Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF)’s popular adult education course, VoiCeS (Volunteers as Chesapeake Stewards), which will run Thursday evenings from September 25 through November 13 at Eastern Shore Community College in Melfa. The course is an eight-week series of evening classes focusing on water quality and stewardship. Featured are in-depth sessions taught by Bay experts from CBF and other regional institutions and organizations. Car pools are available from the Cape Charles area. [Read more...]

SATURDAY 9/20: Volunteers Sought to Grow Oyster Gardens

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation  is seeking volunteers to grow baby oysters in floating “oyster gardens” attached to piers, docks, and marina slips to help restore the Bay’s oyster population. CBF will host a workshop to train volunteers on Saturday, September 20, from 9 a.m.-11 a.m. at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science Eastern Shore Lab, 40 Atlantic Avenue in Wachapreague. [Read more...]

SATURDAY 8/30: Yard Sale at 517 Randolph Avenue

YARD SALE – Saturday, August 30, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at 517 Randolph Avenue, Cape Charles. Tools, household items, and much more.

SATURDAY 8/30: Ice Bucket Challenge on Mason Avenue

Shore Living Properties Challenges All Cape Charles Businesses and Cape Charles Residents to the Community Ice Bucket Challenge 4 p.m. Saturday, August 30. Bring ice buckets or cooler ready, sit or stand, and line the sidewalk of Mason Avenue to benefit ALS.  [Read more...]

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