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January

2…… Free Blood Pressure Checks by Right At Home, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 10:45 a.m.-12:45 p.m. 301-271-7911.

2…… 50/50 Bingo, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. Open to public.  Must be 18 to play Bingo. $5 to play, specials, pickle jar; $1 coverall last game. Free snacks. 301-271-7911.

2…… Coffee Club, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 4-5:30 p.m. Coffee, tea, puzzles, board games, etc. Food donations are appreciated. 717-794-2240. Also: Jan. 9,16,23,30.

2…… VITT (very important teens & ‘tweens) Night, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6-7:30 p.m. Play Wii, board games, do puzzles, eat snacks, watch movies, make movies, etc. 717-794-2240. Also: Jan. 9,16,23,30.

3…… Memory Café, Sponsored this month by Home Instead, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. Noon-2 p.m.  Free lunch & craft. Register: 301-271-7911.

3…… Children’s Trivia (grades 3-8), Thurmont Regional Library, 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 6 p.m. Enter as individual or group. 301-600-7200.

4…… Parachute Play (ages 3-5), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 10:30-11:00 a.m. Movement, singing & games around parachute. 301-600-7200.

4…… Bingo, Thurmont Event Complex, 13716 Strafford Dr., Thurmont. Every Friday night. Doors open 5 p.m.; games 7 p.m. Jackpot up to $1,000. Tip jars, food & cash bar avail. www.thurmonteventcomplex.com.

4…… Mother Seton School Feast of Elizabeth Ann Seton Mass, the Basilica of the National Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Emmitsburg. 1:30 p.m.

5…… Money Bingo, Rocky Ridge Vol. Fire Co. Activity Bldg., 13516 Motters Station Rd., Rocky Ridge, MD. Doors open 4:30 p.m.; games 7 p.m. New prizes. Jackpots at 57 numbers or less. webmaster@rockyridgevfc.com. Snow date: Jan. 12.

5…… On-site at Catoctin Mountain Park: Storytime & Hike (ages 3+). 11 a.m. Bundle up for a hibernation storytime, followed by short hike with a Park Ranger. Meet at Visitor Center, 14707 Park Central Rd., Thurmont. Thurmont Regional Library – Partner Location. 301-600-7200.

5…… Story Time, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 11 a.m. 717-794-2240. Also: Jan. 12,19,26.

5…… Stultz Fitness Training Open House, 285 Boyle Rd., Fairfield, PA. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. See what they offer. Gift certificates available. 717-334-6009.

5,6… 4th Irish Women’s Little Christmas at Shamrock Restaurant, Rt. 15, Thurmont. All day. Reservations recommended. Live music; special menu. 301-271-2912. www.shamrockrestuarant.com.

6…… Sunday Funday (ages birth-10), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 2-4 p.m. Variety of activities, crafts & more. 301-600-7200.

6…… ESP Performing Company’s Snowflake Breakfast, St. John’s Parish Hall, 16923 Sabillasville Rd., Sabillasville, MD. 7-11 a.m. $8/adult; $5/ages 3 & up; Free/ages 2 & under. Megan Doolittle 301-514-3115. Benefits ESP Performing Company.

7…… Served with Grace Free Community Meal (first Monday each month), Graceham Moravian Church, 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. 5:30-7 p.m. 301-271-2379. All are invited.

7…… Zumba Gold (senior version), Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 10:15-11 a.m. $24/8 sessions or $5/session. 301-271-7911.  Also: Jan. 14, 21, 28.

7…… Free Movie:  Title To Be Announced, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. 301-271-7911.

7…… Story Time, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 4:30 p.m. Followed by Legos and Wee Build Imagineering until 5:30 p.m. 717-794-2240. Also: Jan. 14,28.

7…… Scherenschnitte Class w/Bill Hammann, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6-7 p.m. All ages welcome; children must be accompanied by adult. 717-794-2240.

8…… Exercise with Alice Eyler (every Tues.), Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 9:30-10:00 a.m. $donation. 301-271-7911.  Also: Jan. 15, 22, 29.

8…… Line Dancing, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 10-11 a.m. Free. 301-271-7911.  Also: Jan. 15, 22, 29.

8…… Mother Seton School Take-a-Tour Tuesday, 100 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Applications for 2019-2020 now being accepted. admissions@mothersetonschool.org or 301-477-3162. mothersetonschool.org.

8…… DePaul Dental Health Club Free Workshop: Debunking Dental Myths, Seton Center, 226 E. Lincoln Ave., Emmitsburg. Free. Registration required: Sister Roberta Treppa 301-447-6102 x20.

9…… Cookies & Card Games (grades 6-12), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 6 p.m. Eat cookies & play new and classic card games. 301-600-7200.

10…. Family Movie Night: Incredibles 2 (Rated PG), Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. 717-794-2240.

10…. Be on Time in the New Year (grades 5-12), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 5 p.m. Design your own CD wall clock! All supplies provided. 301-600-7200.

10…. Monthly Birthday Party, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 12:30 p.m. Birthday people get picture taken for Senior Moments in The Catoctin Banner. Cake & ice cream. All seniors welcome. Call day before to order lunch ($6). 301-271-7911.

10…. Live Entertainment at Shamrock Restaurant: Forever Young, Rt. 15, Thurmont. 5:30-7:30 p.m. www.shamrockrestaurant.com.

10…. STEM Night: Drop-In STEM Lab (ages 4-18), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 6-8 p.m. Explore STEM concepts through variety of educational toys/games. 301-600-7200.

11…. Storyland: A Sensory Storytime for Little Ones (ages birth-3), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 10:15 a.m. In partnership w/Frederick County Infants and Toddlers Program. Meet new friends and share books, music, activities & more. 301-600-7200.

11…. Country-wide “Bridges Out of Poverty” Initiative: Bridges to Sustainable Communities, Frederick Community College, 7932 Opossumtown Pk., Frederick, MD. RSVP: Chris Bugher chriskbugher@yahoo.com.

11…. Play Date! Playgroup for Little Ones (ages birth-3), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 10:45 a.m. Hosted by Thurmont Regional Library and Frederick County Infants and Toddlers Program. Meet new friends, read books & play with toys. 301-600-7200.

12…. Chess Club (grades K-adult), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Learn, play, or sharpen your skills. All ages/skill levels welcome. 301-600-7200.

12…. Duct Tape Bracelets (grades 5-12), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 1 p.m. Design your own bracelet to fit your personality & style. 301-600-7200.

14…. Community Breakfast, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish Center, Thurmont. 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $8/adult; $4/ages 4-10; Free/ages 3 & under. All welcome.

14…. Free Movie:  Title To Be Announced, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. 301-271-7911.

15…. STEM Night: Architecture (ages 4-18), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 4:30-6:30 p.m. Build something amazing with world landmarks as your inspiration. 301-600-7200.

15…. Pauline’s Pals Craft Group, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. Bring your ideas for next year’s favor and crafts. 301-271-7911.

15…. New Year, New You, New Job! (adult), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 6:30-8 p.m. Search jobs, customize your resume & nail your interview. Presented by Resume Advantage. 301-600-7200.

15…. Free Baton Twirling Lessons, Emmitsburg Elementary School Gymnasium, S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg. 6:30-7:15 p.m. Introductory course for beginner twirlers ages 5 & up. Four-week course. Register: email Donna Landsperger donito@aol.com or 240-405-2604.

15…. Zero (wonder therapy dog), Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 5:30-6:30 p.m. 717-794-2240.

15…. The Summit Stitchers Quilt Club, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 5:30 p.m. New members/new projects welcome. Any skill level welcome. 717-794-2240.

16…. 50/50 Bingo, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. Open to public.  Must be 18 to play Bingo. $5 to play, specials, pickle jar; $1 coverall last game. Free snacks. 301-271-7911.

16…. Art Elements (grades 3-6), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 2-3:30 p.m. Explore art elements of color, line, shape, form, texture & pattern (opportunities to create your own examples). 301-600-7200. Also: Jan. 23,30.

17…. The Dining Car Food Club, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. Slow-Cooker (crock pot) month, so please bring a dish to share. 717-794-2240.

18…. Marie Free Doing Seated Massage, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $1/minute. Walk-in; no appt. needed. 301-271-7911.

20…. Relational or Transactional Real Estate Agents? (adults), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 1 p.m. Choose a realtor who best matches your personality and tech footprint to easily manage the buying/selling process. 301-600-7200.

21…. Free Movie:  Title To Be Announced, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. 301-271-7911.

22…. New Knitting Club, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. 717-794-2240.

23…. Teen Advisory Board (grades 6-12), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 6 p.m. Let your voice be heard and influence the library! Gain leadership experience and discuss what the library can do for you. 301-600-7200.

23…. Pinochle in the Evening, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 6-9 p.m. $2/player. Every 4th Wed. in Jan., Feb. & March.

23…. Pot Luck & General Meeting, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. Noon. Sign up at center; bring dish to share or pay $6. Call 301-271-7911.

24…. Snow Globe Fun (grades 5-12), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 6 p.m. Write a poem or print a colorful scene to use inside your shimmering snowy globe. 301-600-7200.

24…. The Train of Thought Book Club, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. Topic: Climate Change. Book suggestions on book club shelf or read or listen to your own on topic selection. 717-794-2240.

24…. Live Entertainment at Shamrock Restaurant: Forever Young, Rt. 15, Thurmont. 5:30-7:30 p.m. www.shamrockrestaurant.com.

25…. Elly Williams, Senior Services Division Free Half-Hour Meeting to Discuss Senior Programs, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. Schedule appt.: 301-271-7911.

25…. Homemade Soup & Sandwich Sale Orders Due: Bean soup $6/quart; Vegetable soup $6/quart; country ham sandwich $4. Pick-up Feb. 2 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Libertytown Fire Hall, 12027 South St., Libertytown, MD. Place order: Marge 301-898-7989 or Rosie 301-898-7385. Benefits Libertytown Vol. Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary.

26…. Dramatic Play Group (ages 2-6), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 11 a.m. Let your child’s imagination run wild as they explore the world through stories and pretend play! 301-600-7200.

26…. R.E.A.D.® with Wags for Hope (grades K-5), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 11 a.m. Children read to Reading Education Assistance Dogs. 301-600-7200.

26…. Thurmont Community Ambulance’s All-You-Can-Eat Wings & Shrimp Dinner, Thurmont Event Complex, 13716 Strafford Dr., Thurmont. Door open 4 p.m.; meal served 6:30 p.m. Tip jars & 50/50 avail. $25/person. 301-271-3820 or 301-748-5359.

26…. Fort Ritchie Community Center Winter Yard Sale, 14421 Lake Royer Dr., Cascade, MD. 8 a.m.-1 p.m. www.thefrcc.org. Reserve space $15: 301-241-5085.

26…. Good Shepherd Preschool Open House for Fall 2019, 1415 West Seventh St., Frederick, MD. 10 a.m. Military discount offered. www.goodshepherdmd.org or 301-695-5855.

26…. FREE seminar: “Think You Want a Vegetable Garden?  Make a Plan! GIEI Series, UME Office, 330 Montevue Ln., (off Rosemont Avenue), Frederick, MD. 10 a.m.-noon.   Pre-register: www.2019fcmgseminar-jan26.eventbrite.com or call 301-600-1595.

27…. Cha-Ching! Savvy Homeowners Guide to Listing and Selling Quickly (adults), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 1 p.m. Learn the updates and amenities that home buyers are seeking and be proactive before you list your home. 301-600-7200.

27…. Open Memory Lab (adults), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 2-4 p.m. Use our equipment to convert your photos and analog home videos to digital formats. Lab volunteers available to help. Formats accepted: mini DV tapes, VHS tapes, VHS-C tapes, photos, slides & negatives. Project made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services and the Maryland State Department of Education. 301-600-7200.

27…. Catholic Schools Week, Mother Seton School, 100 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. Variety of events scheduled: www.mothersetonschool.org.

27…. Sportsmans Bingo, Lewistown Fire Hall, 11101 Hessong Bridge Rd., Frederick, MD. Doors open 12:30 p.m.; bingo 2 p.m.-midnight. 9 cash games/9 prize games. Lots of great prizes. $40/person (includes lunch, drinks & bingo). Tickets: call/text Laurie 301-748-7597. Benefits Catoctin High School Safe & Sane.

28…. “Summit Radio” Debuts at Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6:30 p.m. Featured: great comedians, Burns and Allen and Bergen and McCarthy. 717-794-2240.

28…. School’s Out: LEGO(R) Build (grades K-5), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. 301-600-7200.

28…. Free Movie:  Title To Be Announced, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. 301-271-7911.

28…. Curious Minds: Speaking Alzheimer’s: Learning About the Validation Method (adults), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 2 p.m. Steve Klotz, professor at York College, will discuss respectful ways to minimize anxiety/frustration when speaking with individuals who have Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia. 301-600-7200.

28…. Fandom Science (grades 6-12), 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 3:30 p.m. Explore science experiments inspired by some favorite fandoms. 301-600-7200.

29…. Nurse Steve, Senior Services Division, Taking Vitals & Speaking on “Bodies Over Age 60; Some Things Do Improve with Age,” Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. Vitals 10:30 a.m.; lunch noon; talk 12:30 p.m. 301-271-7911.

30…. Special  Benefit Bingo for FUSE Teen Center in Thurmont, 50/50 Bingo, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. Open to public.  Must be 18 to play Bingo. $5 to play, specials, pickle jar; $1 coverall last game. Free snacks. 301-271-7911.

31…. Chinese New Year Coming to Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. Make small craft & enjoy tea and fortune cookies. 717-794-2240.

31      Free Movie: Crazy Rich Asians (Rated PG-13), Blue Ridge Summit Free Library. 6:00 p.m. 717-794-2240.