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1…. Fort Ritchie Community Center’s VIRTUAL Polar Plunge, 14421 Lake Royer Dr., Cascade, MD. Record a video of you completing the plunge then share it with FRCC on Facebook or by email to Sam Phillips at firstname.lastname@example.org. Sign-up: $15 to plunge; $25 to plunge & receive t-shirt. www.thefrcc.org/polar-plunge.
2…. New Year’s Horse Sale, Wolfe Agricultural Auctions at The Eyler Stables, 141 Emmitsburg Rd., Thurmont. Tack starting 11 a.m.; horses 3 p.m. Food & fun for everyone. WEBCAST LIVE w/internet bidding at horseauctionsusa.hibid.com for those who cannot attend. 301-898-0340.
4…. Celebrate St. Elizabeth Ann Seton’s Feast Day & 200th Anniversary of Her Death, National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, Mass, Aired Live on EWTN (Eternal Word Television Network). 11:30 a.m. Celebrated by Archbishop William E. Lori. Additional Mass celebrated by Father Ted Trinko 1:30 p.m. www.setonshrine.org/200years.
4…. Clothes Closet, Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont. 6-7:30 p.m. Free clothing.
8…. Livestock Sale, Wolfe Agricultural Auctions at The Eyler Stables, 141 Emmitsburg Rd., Thurmont. 6 p.m. 301-898-0340.
14.. Thurmont Sr. Ctr. Drive-Thru Fundraiser Night at Thurmont Roy Rogers, 203 Frederick Rd., Thurmont. 5-8 p.m. Mention Thurmont Sr. Ctr. when ordering. Drive-thru only. Sr. Ctr. receives 25% of total sales.
18.. The Thurmont Ministerium’s Week of Prayer for Christian Unity Worship Service, will be available virtually at www.theministerium.org/ beginning 7 pm (continuing through the week). This year’s theme: “Abide in My Love…You Shall Bear Much Fruit.”
19.. Clothes Closet, Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont. 10-11:30 a.m. Free clothing. 25 Clothes Closet, Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont. 6-7:30 p.m. Free clothing.