Thurmont Lions Club’s Fabulous Fudge Fundraiser
Don’t miss out on some delicious fudge from Thurmont Lions Club’s Fabulous Fudge Fundraiser. Choose from vanilla, chocolate, maple, peppermint, eggnog, and peanut butter. Place your fudge order by December 12 for pickup on December 19. View the advertisement on page 2 for cost and order information.
An Evening of Christmas Music With Ruut DeMeo at ThorpeWood
ThorpeWood in Thurmont is pleased to announce its Evening of Christmas Music with Ruut DeMeo on Saturday, December 5, 2020, from 7:00-10:00 p.m. Seating is limited to 50 people in compliance with COVID-19 guidelines. View the advertisement on page 8 for information on how to get your tickets today!
Emmitsburg’s 32nd Annual An Evening of Christmas Spirit
An all-out-door event this year, the 32nd Annual An Evening of Christmas Spirit will be held December 7, 2020, from 6:00-8:00 p.m., beginning with the Emmitsburg Tree Lighting Ceremony at the Community Center, along with local choirs, Santa, and more, followed by complimentary hot dogs, cookies, and hot chocolate at the Carriage House Inn. Please bring canned goods for the Emmitsburg Lions Club Christmas Food Drive. View the advertisement on page 9 and 21 for more details.
Seton Family Store’s Letters to Santa
The Seton Center Family Store will deliver your letters to Santa! Kids, write your letter to Santa and have Mom or Dad return it to the Seton Family Store by December 14, and you’ll receive a personal response from the Jolly Ole’ Elf! View the advertisement on page 15 for more information.
Free Confidential HIV Testing at Seton Center
The Frederick County Health Department Community Health Services is giving free confidential HIV testing on Saturday, December 12, at the Seton Center Thrift Store in Emmitsburg, from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. View the advertisement on page 23 for more details.
ThorpeWood’s Annual Holiday Open House
Bring the whole family out for Thurmont’s ThorpeWood’s Annual Holiday Open House on December 12 and December 19, 2020. Following state and county COVID-19 guidelines, only 75 guests will be allowed during 90-minute timeframes on both days (sign up for your spot today!): Noon-1:30 p.m.; 2:00-3:30 p.m.; 5:00-6:30 p.m.; 6:30-8:00 p.m. View the advertisement on page 2 for information on how to sign up.
Wolfe Agricultural Auctions at The Eyler Stables
Mark your calendars for the not-to-be-missed upcoming events at The Eyler Stables in Thurmont: a Mini Horse Sale & Christmas Special on December 5, with Santa arriving at noon; Wolfe Industrial Equipment Sale on December 12, starting at 9:00 a.m.; Christmas Open House on December 19, from 11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.; and a New Year’s Horse Sale on January 1. Also, drop off your letter to Santa any time, any day, along with a return address, for a special letter from Santa! View the advertisement on the back page for more information.
Thurmont’s Holiday Train Display
Thurmont’s Holiday Train Display will be up for everyone to enjoy Saturdays, December 5, 12, and 19, from 10:00 a.m.-4 p.m.; and Wednesdays, December 9, 16, and 23, from 5:00-9:00 p.m. Sponsored by The Frederick County Society of Model Engineers. Masks required. View the advertisement on page 10 for more information.