The annual Aberdeen Breast Cancer Awareness ThinkPink 5K walk and run is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 6 at Festival Park.

Early registration is $25 per person or $30 day of for the 5K Run/Walk and $10 per person for the "Once Around the Park" Fun Run. The run starts at 8 a.m. with the last runners in by 10 a.m.


Cost includes a t-shirt, runners pin and a door prize ticket. Proceeds from the event will benefit the ThinkPink Foundation to Fight Breast Cancer.

For more information call 410-836-6218 or email Register online at

St. Paul’s Fall Festival

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Aberdeen will hold its third annual fall festival, a free event, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday (Rain date Sept. 28). Hot dogs, popcorn, desserts, water, kids games community resources, entertainment and music. Food trucks, raffles and vendors are also available. All proceeds benefit Harford County SARC.

For more information, visit

Employment Expo

WAGE Connection (Working to Achieve Growth and Employment) will have a career fair on Friday, Sept. 27, at 975 Beards Hill Road, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

The public is invited to attend, meet and interview with potential employers. There will also be an afternoon workshop from noon to 1:30 entited "The Changing Nature of Work."

Bring copies of your resume and dress professionally.

For more information, contact Ron Summers at 410-297-6289 or 410-297-6222.

NatureWorx demo

New Day Wellness and Recovery in Aberdeen has partnered with NatureWorx for National Recovery Month to provide a nature-based experience combining forest therapy, mindfulness and meditation to help individuals reconnect.

The free NatureWorx demo will take place Saturday, Sept. 28, at Susquehanna State Park, starting at 10 a.m. The two-hour immersive experience is best for people over 16. For information, email or call 443-686-2087.

American Legion Halloween Party

The Sons of The American Legion Squadron 128 will host a Halloween party for those age 21 and over on Friday, Nov. 1, from 8 p.m. until midnight.

Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 the day of with proceeds going to veterans and the annual Shop with A Cop Christmas Party. Food, drinks and music by DJ Kra-Z. Wear your best costume for a chance to win prizes.

The American Legion Bernard L. Tobin Post 128 is located at 44 N. Parke St.

Veterans Day concert

A Veterans Day concert by the Maryland Conservatory of Music will be held Nov. 9 from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Water's Edge Events Center, 4687 Millenium Drive, in Belcamp.


The third annual concert will honor all of those who serve and who have served.

This fundraiser benefits four organizations who support U.S. military veterans: Blind Industries and Services of Maryland, Sound Minds USA, Warriors on the Green, and Army Emergency Relief.

Tickets are $125 per person and free for active military or veterans. Black tie optional. Visit to purchase tickets at no additional fee.

Flags of Honor for Veterans

Have you ever experienced the American flag display at Festival Park for Memorial Day? Flags of Honor, sponsored by the Aberdeen Chamber of Commerce, will now be displayed on Veteran's Day too. Any individual or business interested in sponsoring a flag should visit for more information.

Food Trucks in the Park

Festival Park will be host to the Food Trucks in the Park Festival next month. Scheduled for noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, the event is free to attend, and will include live music, local vendors and a bar.

Food Trucks in the Park event is presented by the City of Aberdeen and Maryland Food Truck Week with the support of Maryland Best Food Trucks, Cluster and Vine, and Au Jus Solutions.

Contact Stefani Spector 410-272-1600 ext. 220 or

Spaghetti supper

The Lions Club will host a spaghetti supper from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, at Aberdeen Middle School. $7 in advance and $7.50 at the door for attendees 13 and older, $5.50 in advance and $6 at the door for ages 12 and younger, and free for kids 6 and younger. Carryout is also available at 3 p.m. All proceeds will benefit the school.

Visit for more information.

Ladies and Gents Bingo

The Aberdeen Lioness Lions are sponsoring a Ladies and Gents bingo at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 201 Mt. Royal Ave., in Aberdeen. Doors open at 6 p.m., with an early bird game at 6:50 p.m.

Tickets are $15 in advance, $18 at the door. Additional sets of three cards are available for $5. Bring a nonperishable food item for a free ticket/bonus drawing. Items in need include chunky style soups, instant oatmeal, pancake mix and syrup.

Call Sandy Pierce at 443-876-4472 or Brenda Conjour at 410-273-7332. This fundraiser supports Aberdeen Lioness Lions community service projects.

Cats & Bats 5K

The Cats & Bats 5K is returning to Aberdeen this October, featuring a custom commemorative finisher’s medal for all participants and best costume awards. The run will take place at 8 a.m. Oct. 26 at Aberdeen’s Festival Park. Participants must register by Oct. 18 to guarantee shirt size choice.

The run will benefit The National PTSD Foundation, a 501(c)3 that works to support local veterans and first responders who suffer from this affliction.