Vendors Needed for National Night Out 2019
Vendors are needed for Emmitsburg’s National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6, 2019, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. Event will feature music, food, crafts, police K-9 demonstrations, and more! View the advertisement on page 24 for more details and to find out how to apply for your vendor space today!
Thurmont Senior Center’s 50’s Sock-Hop
The Thurmont Senior Center will be holding a 50’s Sock-Hop on Saturday, July 20, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Event is sponsored by the Thurmont Lions Club. Come out for some great fun, plus hot dogs, popcorn, snacks, and drinks! View the advertisement on page 8 for more information.
Annual Thurmont Firemen’s Carnival
It’s that time of year to mark your calendar for the Annual Thurmont Firemen’s Carnival, July 8-13, 2019, at the Guardian Hose Carnival Grounds on E. Main Street in Thurmont. Enjoy live music, rides, games, raffles, food, a parade (July 11), and much more! View the advertisement on page 8 for more information and for how to pre-order and purchase your tickets today!
Camps at YMCA of Frederick County
Summertime if for fun at the YMCA’s many summer day camps and sleep-aways camps. View the advertisement on page 22 for information on where you can find the right summer camp for your kids!
Classic Car & Truck Show
Thurmont AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Post 7 presents a Classic Car & Truck Show on Sunday, August 18, 2019, from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Bring the whole family out! Event will also feature food, Chinese auction, raffles, music, and much more! View the advertisement on page 10 for more information.
Keysville Grace UCC Annual Community Day
Bring the whole family out for Keysville Grace UCC’s Annual Community Day on Saturday, August 17, 2019, from 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Event features a tractor show & ride, music, games, food, and more! View the advertisement on page 61 for more information.
Thurmont Ambulance Company’s First Annual Car Show
You won’t want to miss Thurmont Ambulance Company’s First Annual Car Show on Saturday, July 20, 2019, from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., at the Thurmont Event Complex. Registration fee is $15.00 and includes one meal. Dash plaques will be given to the first 150 registered vehicles. The Car Show will also feature DJ Entertainment, food, door prizes, swap meet, 50/50, games, and much more! View the advertisement on page 26 for more details.
Live Entertainment at Shamrock Restaurant
Mark July 5 and July 17 in your calendars and come out to Shamrock on those nights for live entertainment: July 5—Forever Young, 5:30-8:30 p.m.; July 17—Wherligig, 5:30-8:30 p.m. View the advertisement on page 28 for more information.
Emmitsburg Community Pool Party
Join Emmitsburg for its Community Pool Party on Friday, July 12, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Admission is just $1.00! Enjoy swimming, hot dogs, games, music, and Rita’s Italian Ice. View the advertisement on page 8 for more information.
Thurmont Lions Club Sandwich Sales
The Thurmont Lions Club is holding its sandwich sale at Bell Hill and Rt. 15 in Thurmont on July 6, 2019, as well as in July and August. Sale features pit beef, pork, ham, and turkey sandwiches. View the advertisement on page 2 for additional dates.
Rolling River Rampage VBS
Weller United Methodist Church and Thurmont United Church of Christ invite all children in Pre-K through fifth grade to Rolling River Rampage Vacation Bible School, the week of July 29-August 2, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Children will enjoy music, puppet performance, crafts, games, meals, and much more! View the advertisement on page 26 for more information.
Frederick County Parks & Rec Summer Camps
Register today for one of the many summer camps offered through Frederick County Parks & Recreation, held at various locations throughout Frederick County. View the advertisement on page 41 for more information.
Thurmont Main Street Farmer’s Market
Come out to the Thurmont Main Street Farmer’s Market this summer, every Saturday through September 21, from 9:00 a.m.-noon. Want to become a vendor? Call Vickie Grinder at 240-626-9980. View the advertisement on page 26.
A Day in the Park Summer Rec Program
The Town of Thurmont presents A Day in the Park Summer Rec Program this summer in the Thurmont Community Park, July 22-25, July 29-August 1, and August 5-8, from 8:30 a.m.-noon each day. The program is for children entering grades first through eighth and offers fun themes and activities for each day! View the advertisement on page 25 for more details, and for how you can register your child today!
Elias Lutheran Church’s Yard Sale
Elias Lutheran Church in Emmitsburg is holding a Yard Sale on July 25-27, 2019, from 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. There will also be a bake sale and food to go! View the advertisement on page 59 for more details.
Election Judges Needed
Election judges are needed for the 2019 Emmitsburg Election. The Emmitsburg Mayor and Board of Commissioners are seeking persons to serve as election judges for the October 1, 2019, town election. Interested? View the advertisement on page 25 for more information.
Vacation Bible School at First Baptist Church
Vacation Bible School at First Baptist Church in Thurmont will be held July 15-19, 2019, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. for grades K-5. An Adult Bible Class will be offered at the same time. Kick-off is Sunday, July 14, 2:00-4:00 p.m. at the church. On Monday, July 15, at 6:00 p.m. at the Thurmont Senior Center, the Thurmont Addiction Commission (TAC) will offer a workshop on drug addiction and suicide prevention. In addition, a special musical, In the Wild, will be presented on Sunday, July 21 at the 11:00 a.m. worship service. Rehearsals will be before VBS at 6:00 p.m. To register online or for more information, see the church website at www.fbcthurmont.org. View the advertisement on page 14.