Currently viewing the category: "Calendar"

September 2018

1…… Beef, Pork, Turkey & Ham Sandwich Sale, Thurmont Lions Club, 1 1/2 miles north of Thurmont (on west side of Rt. 15). 10 a.m. until sold out (or 3 p.m.).

1…… Explore & Create : Pie Around the World, Children’s Museum of Rose Hill Manor Park, 1611 N. Market St., Frederick, MD. 10-11 a.m. Ages 4-5. $8. Advance registration recommended: 301-600-2936 or www.recreater.com.

1…… Story Hour w/Miss Mary Anne, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 10:30 a.m. 717-794-2240. Also: Sept. 8,15,22,29.

2…… Summer Worship with Summerfest Program for Children: “Take Two Tablets and Call Moses,” Graceham Moravian Church, 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. 9:15 a.m. All welcome.

2…… Annual John David & Anna Bell Keilholtz Reunion, Thurmont Community Park, Thurmont.

3…… (Labor Day) Served with Grace Free Community Meal, Graceham Moravian Church, 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. 5:30-7 p.m. All welcome.

3…… Annual Labor Day Festival, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Parish, Church St., Thurmont. Noon-5 p.m. Raffles, bake sale, Bingo, 50/50, live music &more. Family-style dinner: $14/adult; $6.50/ages 6-12; Free/ages 5 & under.

3…… Clothes Closet, Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont. 6-7:30 p.m. 301-271-4511.

3…… 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:  Sept. 10, 17, 24.

3…… Free Movie Day: Gifted, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. 301-271-7911.

4…… Exercise with Alice Eyler (every Tues.), Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 9:30-10 a.m. $donation. 301-271-7911. Also:  Sept. 11, 18, 25.

4…… Line Dancing, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 10-11 a.m. Free. 301-271-7911.  Also: Sept. 11, 18, 25.

4…… Old Fashioned Bingo, VHC Activities Bldg., Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. Doors open 5 p.m. $8 game pack. Benefits Vigilant Hose Co. Auxiliary. Shirley Little 301-447-2703.

4…… 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. Please bring knife/board if participated before. 717-794-2240.

5…… Seton Center, Inc.’s Outreach Office Hosts Free Job Search Workshop: Hands-on Resume Writing for the Job Fair (Oct. 8 at Mother Seton School) Using the Maryland Workforce Exchange Resume Wizard, 226 East Lincoln Ave., Emmitsburg. 2-3 p.m. In partnership w/Frederick County Workforce Services. Open to public. Registration required: 301-447-6102 x 18.

5…… Coffee Club, Community Room, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 4-5:30 p.m. Coffee, tea, puzzles, board games, coloring books, etc. Food donations appreciated. 717-794-2240. Also: Sept. 12,19,26.

5…… VITT (very important teens & ‘tweens) Night, Community Room, 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: Sept. 12,19,26.

5…… 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.

5…… 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. Also: Sept. 19.

6…… Memory Café, Sponsored by a different sponsor each month, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. Noon-1 p.m.  Free lunch  & craft. Register: 301-271-7911.

7,8… Albert’s Yard Sale, St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 17015 Sabillasville Rd., Sabillasville. Sept. 7: 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; Sept. 8: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Rain date: Sept. 14-15.

7-9… 62nd Annual Thurmont & Emmitsburg Community Show, Catoctin High School, 14745 Sabillasville Rd., Thurmont. Free admission/parking. Auctions, activities for kids, entertainment, food, exhibits & more. www.thurmontemmitsburgcommunityshow.webs.com. Times: Fri.: 6-9 p.m.; Sat.: 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun.: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (exhibitor entries may be removed 3-6 p.m.). Sponsored by the Thurmont Grange, Catoctin FFA Chapter, Catoctin FFA Alumni, Maryland State Grange, and the Maryland State Agricultural Fair Board.

8…… Hunting Heritage Banquet, Monocacy Valley Chapter of National Wild Turkey Federation, Lewistown Fire Hall, 11101 Hessong Bridge Rd., Frederick. Doors open 4:30 p.m.; dinner 6 p.m. Tickets: events.nwtf.org/200070-2018.

8…… Bingo Banquet, Union Bridge Fire Co., Union Bridge, MD. Doors open 4 p.m.; dinner 5 p.m.; games 6:30 p.m. $30/ticket (meal included). Call or text Melvin Smith 443-789-3823.

8…… Emmitsburg Volunteer Community Clean-Up Day, Memorial Park (behind Post Office), Emmitsburg. Light breakfast 8:15 a.m.; clean-up 9 a.m.-noon.

8…… Fall Festival, St. Stephen’s United Church of Christ, 25445 Highfield Rd., Cascade, MD. 2-7 p.m. Music, food, auction. Everyone welcome.

8…… Thurmont Grange’s Roasted Turkey & Country Ham Buffet Dinner, Thurmont & Emmitsburg Community Show, Catoctin High School Cafeteria, 14745 Sabillasville Rd., Thurmont. 3-7 p.m. $13/adult; $7/ages under 12; $5/ages under 5. Carryout: $14. Free admission/parking. www.thurmontemmitsburgcommunityshow.webs.com.

8…… Sportsman’s Bingo, Rocky Ridge Volunteer Fire Co., 13527 Motters Station Rd., Rocky Ridge, MD. Doors open 4 p.m.; meal 5 p.m.; games 6:30 p.m. Tickets: $40/person (meal included). Door prizes, 50/50, gun raffle. Buddy Stover 301-271-4650. No tickets sold at door.

9…… Catoctin FFA Alumni’s Chicken Bar-B-Que Dinner, Thurmont & Emmitsburg Community Show, Catoctin High School Cafeteria, 14745 Sabillasville Rd., Thurmont. Noon. $10/adult; $7/ages under 12. Carryout: $11. Free admission/parking. www.thurmontemmitsburgcommunity show.webs.com.

9…… Lewistown Ruritan Chicken Barb-B-Q, Rt. 15 & Fish Hatchery Rd., Lewistown.

9…… 11th Annual 5K Trail Walk & 10K Trail Run, ThorpeWood, 12805-A Mink Farm Rd., Thurmont. 8-11 a.m. Register online: www.runsignup.com/thorpewoodstrailevent.

9…… Graceham Moravian Church: Worship 8 a.m.; Sunday School for all ages 9:15 a.m.; Contemporary Worship w/Children’s Message, Little Church and Nursery 10:30 a.m. Prayer Day for Christian Ed. and Piano Dedication. 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. All welcome.

9…… Teddy Bear & Grandparent Day, Children’s Museum of Rose Hill Manor Park, 1611 N. Market St., Frederick, MD. 2-3:30 p.m. $10 grandparent/child pair. Advance registration required: 301-600-2936 or www.recreater.com.

10…. Frederick Scottish Country Dancers, Walkersville Town Hall, Walkersville, MD. 7:30-10:00 p.m. Sept. thru Jan. Beginners 7:30-9 p.m.; dances for more experienced dancers 9-10 p.m. $60/semester. No partner required. Valerie 240-513-6048 or vlhill@juno.com.

10…. Prize Bingo, Sponsored by Frederick Health & Rehabilitation Center, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 2-3 p.m. Free to play; snacks provided. 301-271-7911.

10…. Summer Story Hour, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA.  4:30 p.m. Followed by Legos & Wee Build Imagineering until 5:30 p.m. 717-794-2240. Also: Sept. 17, 24.

10…. Monday Movies: (adults only movie): The King’s Speech (Rated R for language), Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m.  717-794-2240.

11…. Doghouse Sessions, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. Zero, our wonder therapy dog, has returned from his travels and will be gracing us with his presence 5:30-6:30 p.m. 717-794-2240.

13…. Movie: Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (Rated PG-13), Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. 717-794-2240.

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

13…. Ted & Susie’s Pickin’ and Grinnin’ Show, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-2 p.m. Free entertainment w/singing, clogging, playing instruments. 301-271-7911.

14…. Let’s Move — Scurrying Squirrels, Children’s Museum of Rose Hill Manor, 1611 N. Market St., Frederick, MD. 9:30-10:30 a.m. $5. Advance registration recommended: 301-600-2936 or www.recreater.com.

14-16. Worship & Healing Sessions, Deerfield United Methodist Church, 16405 Foxville Deerfield Rd., Sabillasville, MD. Kathy & Don Hershman, husband and wife ministry team. Fri.: Expressing Our Worship 7-9 p.m.; Sat.: Power of Worship 10 a.m.-noon, lunch noon-2 p.m., 2-4 p.m./7-9 p.m.; Healing session offered at end. Sun.: 10:15 a.m.-noon. 240-285-3402 or info@2heargod.org.

14-17 Half-Way to St. Pat’s Day, Shamrock Restaurant, 7701 Fitzgerald Rd., Thurmont. Different Irish music groups each night. www.shamrockrestaurant.com.

15…. Emmitsburg Lions Club Presents Chicken BBQ & Yard Sale, Corner of South Seton Ave. & Rt. 15, Emmitsburg. Yard sale: 6 a.m. (spaces avail.; $5 donation appreciated). Chicken BBQ: 11 a.m. until sold out.

15…. Bingo Bash, Vigilant Hose Co., 17701 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. Doors open 4 p.m.; games begin 7 p.m. Tickets: $40 in advance; $50 at door. Includes 22 games, 3 jackpots & roast beef platter. Pam 240-472-3484 or Mary Lou 240-285-3184.

15…. Gateway to the Cure 5K Run/Walk, Eyler Road Park, 15 Eyler Rd., Thurmont. 8:30 a.m. $35 (pre-registered gets t-shirt). Register: runsignup.com (enter Gateway to the Cure 5K) or 615 E. Main Street, Thurmont (M-F, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.).

15…. Calling All Art Lovers to Thurmont’s 2nd Annual Plein Air Paint Event, either Loy’s Station or Roddy Road Bridges, Thurmont. 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Paint on location at either bridge. Event followed by reception/sale of artwork (Thurmont Main Street Center 2 p.m.). $20 entry fee. To participate (by Sept. 6): vgrinder@thurmontstaff.com.

15…. Annual Fall Festival, Wesley Chapel UMC, 654 Old Waynesboro Rd., Fairfield, PA. Noon-5 p.m.

16…. Graceham Moravian Church: Worship 8 a.m.; Sunday School for all ages 9:15 a.m.; Contemporary Worship w/Children’s Message, Little Church and Nursery 10:30 a.m. 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. All welcome.

17…. Monday Movies: Nanny McPhee (Rated PG), Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. 717-794-2240.

18…. The Summit Stitcher’s Quilt Club, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 5:30 p.m.  New members & new projects always welcome. Any skill level may attend. 717-794-2240.

18…. Clothes Closet, Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont. 10-11:30 p.m. 301-271-4511.

18…. Pauline’s Pals, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. Crafters needed to make favors for next year’s Christmas party; all supplies provided. Meets third Tues. of each month. 301-271-7911.

19…. Seton Center, Inc.’s Outreach Office Hosts Free Job Search Workshop: Review Information on the Employers Participating in the Job Fair (Oct. 8 at Mother Seton School) & What to Wear to Stand Out in the Crowd (in a good way), 226 East Lincoln Ave., Emmitsburg. 2-3 p.m. In partnership w/Frederick County Workforce Services. Open to public. Registration required: 301-447-6102 x 18.

20…. The Dining Car Food Club, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. Food to sample from the country of Thailand.  New members welcome. Please come bearing food to share. 717-794-2240.

20…. Free Movie Day: Brooklyn, Thurmont Senior Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. 301-271-7911.

21…. Mommy & Me, Children’s Museum of Rose Hill Manor, 1611 N. Market St., Frederick, MD. 9:30-10:30 a.m. $5. Ages 1 1/2 – 2 yrs. Advance registration recommended: 301-600-2936 or www.recreter.com.

21…. Annual James H. Mackley Golf Day, Maple Run Golf Course, Thurmont. Shotgun 9 a.m. 301-271-4289.

21…. Kai Wiley Golf Tournament, Glade Valley Golf Club, 10502 Glad Rd., Walkersville, MD. 8 a.m. registration; 9 a.m. shotgun start. All proceeds benefit Kai Wiley’s medical expenses. $75/player or $300/team of 4. kristin@social-simplicity.com.

21…. First Friday Fun — Little Bear, Children’s Museum of Rose Hill Manor, 1611 N. Market St., Frederick, MD. 9:30-10:30 a.m. $5. Activities and crafts for ages 3-4. Advance registration recommended: 301-600-2936 or www.recreter.com.

22…. Gospel & Bluegrass Music Festival, Mt. Tabor Park, Rocky Ridge, MD. 1-6 p.m. Free admission. Local talents & the Carroll County Ramblers and Hanover Express. Food avail.

22…. St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church’s 24th Annual German Dinner, Walkersville Vol. Fire Co., 79 West Frederick St., Walkersville, MD. All-you-can-eat buffet. $17/adult; $6/ages 5-12; Free/ages under 5. Carryout: $1 extra. Live Oompha Band. Bake table. Presale tickets: www.facebook.com/saintpaulslutheranofwalkersville/. Russ & Amy Mildenstein 301-845-2037 or 301-646-3304.

23…. Graceham Moravian Church: Worship 8 a.m.; Sunday School for all ages 9:15 a.m.; Contemporary Worship w/Children’s Message, Little Church and Nursery 10:30 a.m. Prayer Day for the Church’s Ministry to Older Adults. 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. All welcome.

23…. Praising Jesus – A Gospel Concert Featuring Forever Young, Thurmont Church of Brethren, 14 North Altamont Ave., Thurmont. 1 p.m. Light refreshments following concert. Free-will offering accepted. 301-271-2634.

23…. Tastefully Simple Make & Take Class, Rotary Park at Pavilion, West 9th St., Waynesboro, PA. 1-3 p.m. Bring 1 1/2 lb. boneless chicken breast. Make: Grilled Citrus Herb Chicken. Prep done at class; bake at home. RSVP by Sept. 20: Dawn Fisher 301-988-0247. tastefullysimple/web/dfisher5.

24…. Clothes Closet, Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont. 6-7:30 p.m. 301-271-4511.

24…. Monday Movies: Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (Rated R), Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. 717-794-2240.

24…. Free Movie Day: The Thrill of It All, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 1-3 p.m. 301-271-7911.

25…. Town of Emmitsburg Election Day, 22 E. Main St., Emmitsburg. Two commissioner seats. 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Write-in deadline: Sept. 18 at noon. www.emmitsburgmd.gov.

26…. Johnny Appleseed Day, Children’s Museum of Rose Hill Manor Park, 1611 N. Market St., Frederick, MD. 6-7:30 p.m. Ages 6-11. $8. Advance registration suggested: 301-600-2936 or www.recreater.com.

26…. Heroin’s Grip Documentary Film Debut, Frederick Community College JBK Theater. 7 p.m. Tickets: eventbright.com.

26…. Myers-Durboraw Funeral Home from Emmitsburg Lunch & Learn Talk & Free Mtn. Gate Lunch, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. Noon. First 40 people to register get free lunch: 301-271-7911.

27…. The Train of Thought Book Club, Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 6 p.m. Topic: “American Military History.” 717-794-2240.

28…. Free Meeting w/Elly (Jenkins) Williams, Dept. of Aging, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Call to make half-hour appt.: 301-271-7911.

29…. Cornhole 4 A Cause Tournament Fundraiser, Hosted by Barkers 4 Blood Cancer (benefiting Leukemia & Lymphoma Society), American Legion Post 168, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. $20 donation per team. Teams of two; three-game guarantee; double elimination format. Doors open 10 a.m. Open to public. Cash prizes, raffles, 50/50, tip jars, silent auction. Registration: www.pages.lightthenight.org/md/westmd18/barkers4bloodcancer.

29…. Quarters for Kit Kat, American Legion Post 168, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. Doors open 11:30 a.m.; auction starts 12:30 p.m. $5/two paddles; $1/ea. additional paddle. Tickets: Leslie 240-299-6802 or at door.

29…. Health Screening Fair, Thurmont Regional Library, 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sponsored by Thurmont Lions Club. Blood pressure/blood sugar screenings, flu shots, vision/hearing testing.

29…. Bingo, St. Anthony’s Upper Hall, 16150 St. Anthony Rd., Emmitsburg. Doors open 5 p.m. Benefit headstones at St. Anthony Shrine Cemetery.

29…. Acacia & Tyrian Masonic Lodge 4th Annual Charity Golf Tournament, Cedar Ridge Golf Course, 1225 Barlow Two-Taverns Rd., Gettysburg, PA. Shotgun 8 a.m. $65/person; $240/foursome. Lunch & refreshments included. John Hagemann 301-271-2711 or Bobby Keilholtz 717-642-0011. www.thurmontmasons.com. Benefits High School Scholarship Fund.

29…. Cash & Gift Card Bingo, Woodsboro American Legion, 101 W. Elizabeth St., Woodsboro, MD. Doors open 12:00 p.m.; games 1:30 p.m. $20. Robin 301-271-3309.

29,30.. Pippinfest – 38th Annual Old Fashioned Street Festival, Historic Fairfield, PA. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Food, crafts, entertainment, Cruise-in Car Show (Sun.), pony rides & much more. Free admission & parking. www.pippinfest.com or 717-642-5640.

30…. Graceham Moravian Church: Worship 8 a.m.; Sunday School for all ages 9:15 a.m.; Contemporary Worship w/Children’s Message, Little Church and Nursery 10:30 a.m. 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. All welcome.

30…. Barn Dance, ThorpeWood, 12805-A Mink Farm Rd., Thurmont. 7-10 p.m. Featuring the Naptown Brass Band & food from Gambrill Mountain Food Truck. $15/adult; $10/ages 10 & under. www.thorpewood.org.

30…. Spaghetti Dinner Fundraiser, Graceham Volunteer Fire Co. 18, 14026 Graceham Rd., Thurmont. 11 a.m.- 2 p.m. $8/adult; $6/ages 4-10; Free/ages 3 & under. Angela Helman 301-524-0078 or Julie Durgan 240-529-6229.