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expand Snow Hill Book of the Month
Date/Time: 09.26.18 / 5:30 PM

Location: 307 N Washington Street


We Need to Talk about Kevin by Lionel Shriver

Join us for monthly book discussion from a rousing range of genres ranging from science to historical classics to YA, facilitated by Cassandra Dasher, Snow Hill Library Staff. Copies of the book are available at the Snow Hill Library in advance. 


expand Playtime at the library - ages 0-5
Date/Time: 09.27.18 / 10:30 AM

Location: 307 N Washington Street


Parents and children explore educational toys together in an interactive, free play program. A great place to make new friends and learn new skills while having good old fashioned fun with the libray's educational toys.

Infant to 5 year old children 

Call 410-632-3495

expand National Public Lands Day
Date/Time: 09.29.18 / 1:00 PM

Location: Pocomoke River State Park


Come to the Pocomoke State Park for an afternoon of Trail Maintenance and Hiking.

This land is your land.... this land is my land.... volunteer and enjoy a peaceful walk along the Bald Cypress Nature Trail in the Milburn Landing secion of the park. Grab your gloves and your favorite field guide or borrow one of ours. Discover the abundance of plant and animal life still thriving in late September while taking action, as a community, to provide sustainable public lands.

Call 410-632-2566 for more information

expand Lap Time at the Library
Date/Time: 10.01.18 / 10:30 AM

Location: 307 N Washington Street


Children will be introduced to songs, games and finger plays. For children under 2 years of age. 

expand Palette, Pages & Pine Art Show
Date/Time: 10.04.18 - 10.06.18 

Location: 307 N Washington Street


Come out to Snow Hill's First Friday and see artwork that span a variety of mediums featuring artists Jan Coulbourne, Deby Deloach, Patric lieb and Janice Nanna.

Call 410-632-3495 

expand Story Time at the library
Date/Time: 10.04.18 / 10:30 AM

Location: 307 N Washington Street


Hear marvelous stoiries, learn new songs and rhymes, create fun things and make new friends! Today's theme is"Cats".

For children ages 2-5.

expand Nick Haglich to play for First Friday
Date/Time: 10.05.18 / 5:00 PM

Location: 101 E Green Street


Come to the 101 Green Street Glallery on First Friday in October to hear local musician Nick Haglich.

First Friday hours are from 5:00 - 8:00.

expand Chesapeake Celtic Festival
Date/Time: 10.06.18 - 10.07.18 

Location: Furnace Town Living Heritage Village


During the weekend of October 6 & 7, the Chesapeake Celtic Festival will once again magically transform Furnace Town into Brigadoon with flags and banners flying, sounds of bagpipe music and dancing feet, the soft touch of wool from sheep and alpacas, and the wonderful smells and tastes of Celtic food and drink.

With entertainment for all ages, there will also be many new additions.

Visitors can enter long-ago times at the encampments of four re-enactment groups. Learn Medieval martial arts at the Medieval European Martial Arts Guild or learn of the Irish mercenaries at the tents of The Wild Geese. See knights in shining armor at the Society for Creative Anachronism and see family life at the gathering of the Swords of Chivalry.

As in past years, there will be something for everyone – parades, bagpipes,  musical groups, dancing, comedy, storytelling, sheep herding by border collies, genealogy, clans, athletics, re-enactment  groups,  martial arts,  craft demonstrations,  cultural presentations,  Flowers of the Forest Remembrance,  Celtic wares, imported  beers and historic ales, wine tasting , whiskey tasting, and  Celtic and Chesapeake Culinary Delights

The Ceilidh begins on Saturday, and is included in daily admission.

The Tempting Tap will provide a continuous flow of imported beer, Black and Tan, exotic ales, hard cider, and mead staffed by the Snow Hill Rotary Club.

You can even try some haggis in the Food Court where there will also be shepherd’s pie, pasties, bridies, fish and chips, highland beef and  local Chesapeake seafood and funnel cakes; something to please every appetite, adventurous and otherwise.

The Celtic Marketplace offers a wide selection of imported and hand-crafted wares that offer wonderful possibilities for gift giving and early Christmas shopping.

Daily Admission $15.00 age 19 and up.  $5.00 age 4 18.  $5.00 Military with ID.  Free age 3 and under.  Furnace Town and Nature Conservancy members $7.00 adult/$3.00 child.

It will be a long, full weekend with something to please everyone. Visit

For more information and updates, visit or call 410-632-2032

expand 3D Printer Demonstration Day
Date/Time: 10.09.18

Location: 307 N Washington Street


Come see what you can make on a 3D printer. We will have projects in process on the printer all day long and staff will be able to answer questions. 

expand Free Community Flu Shot Clinic
Date/Time: 10.09.18 / 10:00 AM

Location: 108 W. Market Street


Calvin B Taylor Bank at 108 Market Street in Snow Hill will be the location for a free flu shot clinic sponsored by Atlantic General Hospital and the Worceste County Health Department on Tuesday, October 9 from 10am until 2pm.

The vaccine is made from eggs. If you are allergic to eggs, consult your healthcare provider before taking the vaccine.

Must be 13 years of age or older to participate.

Sponsored by Atlantic General Hospital. Call 410-641-9FLU (9358) for more information. 




expand STEAM Storytime
Date/Time: 10.11.18 / 10:30 AM

Location: 307 N Washington Street


Come to the library to hear something wonderful: I am Not a Pumpkin. Pumpkin science, games and crafts.

For children ages 3-7.

expand FiberFest! at the Museum
Date/Time: 10.13.18 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street


Snow Hill, MD—The Julia A. Purnell Museum is pleased to present FiberFest!, its annual textile arts festival, to take place on the museum grounds on Market Street in downtown Snow Hill on Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 10am-4pm. Those who love to wear, display, or collect beautiful, handcrafted items will find plenty to enjoy, with vendors offering art pieces, clothing, and home décor items perfect for holiday gifts. Fiber artists, including knitters, crocheters, quilters, weavers and spinners will find a wide array of specialty supplies. Throughout the day there will be sheep-shearing and demonstrations of dying and spinning wool for all to enjoy. Free craft activities for children round out a full day of fun.

“Our FiberFest! is a yearly destination for artisans and art lovers across Delmarva,” says Dr. Cindy Byrd, the Purnell Museum's executive director. “They look forward to greeting old friends and seeing wonderful new crafts each year.”

The museum's annual textile art exhibit, the Delmarva Needle Art Show & Competition will be on display at the museum during FiberFest, and the winners of the competition will be announced.

Local musician Nick Haglich will provide entertainment during the event.

Festival admission is free, and the museum will be open and free for the day as well.  For more information, find us on Facebook or contact the museum at 410-632-0515.


expand Fall Fest Open House MD Extension Office
Date/Time: 10.15.18 / 6:00 PM

Location: 305 Bank Street


Meet and greet the Worcester County 4-H staff and volunteer leaders. Learn how to become a 4-Her in Worcester County

Learn what each Worcester County Club has to offer your future 4-Her. All new members enrollling at the open hosue will receive a 4-H gift. 

 Sign up for 4-H, just $10 per person, ages 5 years old - 18 years old. Please register by October 12th. 

For more information , call 410-632-1972.

expand Snow Hill Oktoberfest
Date/Time: 10.20.18 / 11:00 AM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill


Snow Hill is holding its third annual Oktoberfest event in downtown on Saturday, October 20th with the Frank Nanna's "CowPolkas"! Come for lively musical entertainment, Schaller and Weber Brautwurst, and seasonal beer.
Vendors welcome. Free 10x10 space available. Bring your own tent and chairs. Set up form 9-10am. 
All ages welcome. In case of bad weather, the event will move into the Firehouse on Green Street.
Vendors welcome. Call 410-632-2080 or Michael Day at 443-735-0957.


expand Clean Up Day in Snow Hill
Date/Time: 10.22.18

Location: Town wide


The Mayor and Council of Snow Hill take pride in our community and are giving residents the opportunity to spruce up their property. The town is offering pick up of regularly discarded bulk materials, appliances, mattresses, box springs and furniture at no cost for one day only. Limit two large items per address. 

NO liquids, poisons, batteries, medical waste, tires, tanks, electrical equipment, yard waste, wood, demolition materials, or anything that can possible harm the environment will be picked up.

All small discarded items must be in proper containers, such as garbage bags or cans.

All items must be place curb side no earlier than 5:00pm Sunday, October 21, 2018 and no later than 6:00am Monday October 22, 2018.

expand Julia Purnell's Birthday Celebration
Date/Time: 10.27.18 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street


The Julia A Purnell Museum will be celebrating the birthday of its namesake with free admission and a slice of birthday cake for each visitor. Join the celebration!

Call 410-632-0515 for more information

expand Nick Haglich at Toy Town for First Friday
Date/Time: 11.02.18 / 5:00 PM

Location: 207 N Washington


Local Musician, Nick Haglich, will be playing at Toy Town during First Friday hours on November 2, 2018. 

expand Free Admission Day for locals at Museum
Date/Time: 11.03.18 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 West Market Street


The Julia A Purnell Museum will have free admission for local residents today and every first Saturday of the month. If you have not been to the museum lately, you must go again!


expand Fall Sausage Sale at Lion's Club
Date/Time: 11.13.18

Location: 5458 E Market Street


The Snow Hill Lion's Club will hold its Fall Sausage Sale on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. All sausage is sold thourgh pre-orders.

Contact a Lion's Club member to place your order.

expand Holiday Craft Sale
Date/Time: 11.17.18 / 9:00 AM

Location: 4718 Snow Hill Rd


The Snow Hill Fire Company Auxiliary will hold a Holiday Craft Sale on Saturday, November 17, 2018 at the new firehouse on Snow Hill Road from 9am until 2pm.

Baked goods and local crafts will be featured.

Vendors are welcome. Tables rent for $15 for the first table and $25 for twol tables for the same vendor. Call Joyce at 410-632-2115 to reserve your space.

Check back here for details as they develop.

expand Christmas Tree Lighting in Byrd Park
Date/Time: 11.29.18 / 5:30 PM

Location: Byrd Park


The Town's Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held at 5:30 in Byrd Park on Thursday November 29th. There will be singing, readings and a visit from Santa.

Come see the town's new 26' tall tree. The Auxiliary to the Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Department will be selling hot dogs, hot apple cider and chips. Hot Chocolate will be free for children under 12.

The holiday lights in the downtown area will be lit close to 5:30 to welcome the holiday season.

expand Free Day for Locals at the Purnell Museum
Date/Time: 12.01.18 / 10:00 AM

Location: 208 W Market Street


The Julia A Purnell Museum will have free admission for local residents today and every first Saturday of the month. If you have not been to the museum lately, you must go again!



expand Christmas Parade
Date/Time: 12.03.18 / 7:00 PM

Location: Downtown Snow Hill


Snow Hill Lions Club sponsors the Snow Hill Christmas Parade on Monday, December 3 at 7:00 pm. The parade starts near Snow Hill High School and proceeds to the Couthouse on Market Street.

Rain Date is Wednesday, December 5th.

Call 410-430-2297 for more details

expand Nick Haglich to perform at Local Loot
Date/Time: 12.07.18 / 5:00 PM

Location: 111 Pearl Street


Snow Hill's new business, Local Loot,  will open during First Friday hours on Friday, December 7, 2018 to the tunes of local musician Nick Haglich. Local Loot is located at 111 Pearl Street. 

expand Snow Hill General Election
Date/Time: 05.07.19


Snow Hill will hold a General Election on Tuesday, May 7, 2019. Offices for election will be Central and Western District Council representatives.

expand Chamber Music by The Sea
Date/Time: 08.14.19 / 7:00 PM

Location: 109 W Market Street


Chamber Music by the Sea returns to Worcester County in August of 2019. Led by internationally known Violinist Elena Uriosti, concerts will be held in Snow Hill and the Berlin area during the week of August 11, 2019.

A public  concert will be held at All Hallows Church on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at 7:00pm. The concert is open to the public. Tickets will be sold in advance and at the door.

The artists for 2019 will be announced at a later date.

Go to Chamber Music by the Sea on Facebook to learn more about the festival and its musicians.

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