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May

1…… 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: May 9, 16, 23, 30.

1…… Family Tunes & Tales: Symphony Storytime with Frederick Symphony Orchestra, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. All ages. 6:30 p.m.

2…… Smartphones 101 w/Mike Mathis, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Basic instruction. BYO phone. 6:30 p.m.

2…… Making Your Vote Count, Seton Center, Inc., 16840 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free. Register online or call 301-447-6102 x 17.

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. 301-271-7911. Also: May 16

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.

2,3… Let’s Do Art! (Grades 2-5), Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. 2 p.m.

3…… Catoctin Furnace History Program, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. 7 p.m.

3…… Memory Café, Sponsored by Somerford House, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. Noon-1 p.m. Free lunch & craft.  Register: 301-271-7911

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

4…… RSVP Due for Dorothy Rough Golf Classic (to be held June 7), Glade Valley Golf Course, 10502 Glade Rd., Walkersville, MD. Register 8 a.m. Tee-off 9 a.m. $80/player. Make checks payable to Ron Rough, 3924 Southview Court, Jefferson, MD 21755.

4…… May the Fourth Be With You Start Wars Party, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Costumes encouraged. Ages 3-18. 3:45 p.m.

5…… Sarah’s Garden Social, Harriet Chapel Catoctin Episcopal Parish, 12625 Catoctin Furnace Rd., Thurmont. 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Gifts for mom, food for sale, potted/hanging plants, live music, gently used garden items. Blessing of the bikes 9 a.m.; blessing of animals 10:30 a.m. 301-271-4554.

5…… Chess Club (for all ages), Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Beginners or advanced players. 11 a.m.

5…… Emmitsburg Lions Club’s Chicken BBQ & Yard Sale, Corner of S. Seton Ave. & Rt. 15, Emmitsburg. 7 a.m.-5 p.m. (Rain date: May 6). Reserve table for $5 (call Zurgables 301-447-2020). BBQ sale 11 a.m. until sold out.

5…… Louise S. Ediger Memorial Concert Series: GreenSpring Young Artists, St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of Utica, 10621 Old Frederick Rd., Thurmont. 2 p.m. 301-898-9454.

5…… Dog Park Grand Opening, Community Park, 201 West Lincoln Ave., Emmitsburg. 9 a.m.

5…… Dance by “Back Roads Band,” Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont, 5-8 p.m. Admission by donation, 50/50 drawing, food available for purchase. 301-271-7911.

5…… Gun Bash / Fried Chicken & Shrimp Dinner, Thurmont Event Complex, 13716 Strafford Dr., Thurmont. 4 p.m. Dinner served 5:30-6:30 p.m. 20 guns/1 crossbow raffled, tip jars, 50/50, food & more. Tickets: 301-748-5359.

5,6… Catoctin Furnace Historical Society Hosts 7th Annual Spring in the Village / Art at the Furnace, 12607, 12610, 12625 Catoctin Furnace Rd., Thurmont. May 5: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; May 6: noon-5 p.m.

6…… Zumbathon for Thurmont’s Gateway to the Cure, Thurmont American Legion, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. Advanced tickets: $15/person, $10/age 55 & older; Day of Event: $20/person, $15/age 55 & older. Kellie Bevard 301-748-1588. Proceeds benefit Patty Hurwitz Fund.

6…… Elias Lutheran Church’s 3rd Annual Concert to Bring Awareness to Hungry & Homeless Children in Emmitsburg, 100 W N Ave, Emmitsburg. 3 p.m. Soloists from Elias Church family, handbell and vocal choirs & other local artists. Monetary donations accepted. All proceeds benefit local children in need. 301-447-6239.

6…… Worship w/Special Music by Guitarist/Vocalist Mike Schirf, Graceham Moravian Church, 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. 8 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. Sunday School 9:15 a.m. Pasta lunch & silent auction to benefit children/youth camping fund: noon. 301-271-2379.

6…… Zumbathon for Thurmont’s Gateway to the Cure, Thurmont American Legion, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. 2-4 p.m. Tickets in advance: $15/person; $10/ages 55 & older. Tickets at door: $20/person; $15/ages 55 & older. All proceeds go to Patty Hurwitz Fund. Kellie Bevard joshkell@comcast.net or 301-748-1588. www.zumba.com/en-US/event/view/zumbathon-charity-event-1604.

7…… Served with Grace Community Meal, Graceham Moravian Church, 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. 5:30-7 p.m. All welcome. Free. 301-271-2379.

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

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

7…… Back 2 Basics Financial Stability w/Ryan Cooley, Jacob Williams Advocacy Sharing 12 Tips for Im-proving Financial Well-being, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. 7 p.m.

7,21. Math Skills for Preschoolers, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. 11 a.m.

8…… Mother Seton School Take-a-Tour Tuesday, 100 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Stop by during Take-a-Tour Open House, call 301-447-3161, or email Laurie Szukalski admissions@mothersetonschool.org to set up private tour. www.mothersetonschool.org.

9…… Presentation by Korey Shorb, The Up & Out Foundation at Graceham Moravian Church, 8231-A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. 7 p.m. Open to all. 301-271-2379.

10…. Mother Seton School May Crowning & Procession, 100 Creamery Rd., Emmits-burg. 9:30 a.m. Free. Open to public. www.mothersetonschool.org.

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…. Candle Votive Craft for Teens, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Supplies pro-vided. 6 p.m.

11…. Thurmont Art & Wine Stroll, Main Street, Thurmont. 5-8 p.m. Meet local artists, enjoy wine along the way, make & take a piece of art, listen to live music & much more. A Main Street Event. www.thurmontmainstreet.com.

11…. Open Mic Night Showcases Singers at Main Street Art & Stroll, Thurmont. Singers perform 6:45-8 p.m. at Mechanicstown Square.

11…. Bingo, New Midway Fire Hall, 12019 Woodsboro Pike, Woodsboro, MD. Doors open 5 p.m.; games 7 p.m. Specials, raffles, 50/50, tip jars & food avail. Register early and/or bring non-perishable food donation to enter special drawings. Benefits Willing Workers of Grace Rocky Hill Lutheran Church. $20 for 20 games. Glenda Brown 301-788-0403; Anne Dayhoff 301-898-3129.

11…. Apples Church’s Huge Yard Sale, 7908 Apples Church Rd., Thurmont. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Home items, clothing, kids’ stuff, baked goods & more. All proceeds donated to local family in need. Make a donation: Jill Woefel 301-271-2631.

11,12 Flower Sale & Chicken BBQ, Sponsored by Guardian Hose Co., Fire Station, 21 N. Church St., Thurmont. May 11: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; May 12: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. BBQ starts 10 a.m. both days. Hanging baskets, bedding plants, potted plants.

12…. Thurmont Main Street Matinee: The Post, 11 Water St., Thurmont. 2-4 p.m. Free. www.thurmontmainstreet.com.

12…. Annual Birthday Party for the Thurmont Senior Center, American Legion (upstairs), Thurmont. $10/person (prepay by May 5; buffet dinner & cash bar available. 301-271-7911.

12…. “Slow Poultry Seminar” at Deer Run Farm, 15131 Sixes Rd., Emmitsburg. Poultry judge and standard-bred chicken advocate, Jim Adkins. $25/person (before May 4). Ticket includes lunch & training materials. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (registration opens 8:30 a.m.). Must pre-register (seating is limited): www.spnusa.com/slowpoultry.html or 717-357-4521. deerrunfarmmd.com.

12…. MorningStar Family Church’s 10th Annual Women’s Spring Event, 14698 Albert Staub Rd., Thurmont. 9 a.m.-noon. Teachings & brunch. $5/person. 240-344-1875 or email djwetklow@gmail.com.

12…. World’s Best Mom Pot Pie Dinner, St. John’s Parish House, 8619 Black’s Mill Rd., Creagerstown. Noon-5 p.m. $16/adult; $8/ages 7-12; Free/ages under 7.

12…. AYCE Crab Legs, Steamed Shrimp & Chicken, Thurmont Event Complex, 13716 Strafford Dr., Thurmont. 6-8 p.m. $40/adult; $20/ages 6-12; Free/ages under 6. Tickets: 301-748-5359.

12…. Cash Bingo, Lewistown Fire Hall, 11101 Hessong Bridge Rd., Thurmont. Doors open 4:30 p.m.; Bingo 6 p.m. $20 in advance; $25 at door. Benefits Faith UCC. 301-788-2427 or 301-271-7573.

13…. Open Memory Lab, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Learn to use equipment to convert photos to digital format. 2-4 p.m.

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

15…. Clothes Closet, Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont. 10-11:30 a.m.

15…. 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. 301-271-7911.

17…. Senior Property Tax Credit Seminar, Diane Fox, Director of Treasury, Frederick County Govt., Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont.  1-2 p.m. 301-271-7911.

17,31.. Teen Drama Club, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. All teens welcome. 5 p.m.

18…. PowerPoint Presentation: The Civil War in the Middletown Valley, Myersville Fire Hall, 301 Main St., Myersville, MD. 7:30 p.m. Free. Open to public. Followed by social hour/refreshments. Sponsored by Myersville-Wolfsville Area Historical Society.

18…. 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.

18…. Marie Free Seated Massage, Thurmont Sr. Ctr., 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 10:30 a.m.-1 p.m. $1/minute. 301-271-7911.

19…. Name That Tune Night, Thurmont Main Street Center, 11 Water St., Thurmont. 7-9 p.m. 60’s night. www.thurmontmainstreet.com.

19…. Annual Green Team Plant Exchange, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. 10 a.m. Rain or shine. You must bring something to swap.

19…. Strawberry Festival & Albert’s Yard Sale, St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, 17015 Sabillasville Rd., Sabillasville. 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

19…. Yard & Bake Sale Benefit, Thurmont United Methodist & St. John’s Lutheran of Creagerstown, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 8619 Blacks Mill Rd., Creagerstown, MD. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. All proceeds go to benefit Jennifer Bennett and family. Lunch items available for purchase. Spaces available for rent $10. Carmi Sayler 301-401-0633.

19…. Vigilant Hose Company’s Annual Spring Fling, 17701 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. $60/ticket (good for two people). Features great food, entertainment, horseshoes, tip jars, & much more. $30,000 in payouts. Tickets: Chris Stahley 301-447-3081; John Glass 301-748-7572. www.vhc6.com.

20…. Rocky Ridge VFD Co. 13 Fire Prevention/EMS Open House, 13527 Motters Station Rd., Rocky Ridge, MD. 2 p.m. Activities, demonstrations, Trooper 3 landing (weather permitting), door prizes & more. Spectators welcome; free of charge. 240-674-9834.

21-26. Mother Seton School Carnival, 100 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. 6-11 p.m. Tickets prices vary. Nightly entertainment, rides & games. www.facebook.com/MSSEmmitsburg during carnival week for weather-related updates.

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

23…. LEGO WeDo Explorations, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Engineering and coding. Grades K-8. 4 p.m. Register: www.fcpl.org.

24…. Painting Bookends, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Teens invited to get creative. 6 p.m.

24…. Forged in Fire: The Art of Knife Making, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Catoctin Forest Alliance speaker: local bladesmith Erin Aylor. 7 p.m.

25…. Celebrate Pete the Cat w/Games & Crafts, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. 10:30 a.m.

26…. Thurmont Main Street Matinee: Only the Brave, 11 Water St., Thurmont. 2-4 p.m. Free. www.thurmontmainstreet.com.

26…. Story Stroll: Explore a Picture Book Outdoors in a New Way, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. All day.

26…. Pit 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.).

26…. Emmitsburg Community Pool Opens. Noon.

26…. Dinner Dance, American Legion (front door), 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. Doors open 3 p.m.; dinner served 4-5:30 p.m. Proceeds to Ronnie Hahns for medical bills from cancer. Featuring Red Bullett (80s and 90s rock band & DJ); raffle. $30/person (must be 18 +). Brandy Wetzel 240-405-2739 or email ffdaughter22@gmail.com.

26…. R.E.A.D. w/Wags for Hope, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Read to a real dog at the library. 11 a.m.

26…. Teen Tabletop Gaming on the Deck (weather permitting), Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. Grades K-12.

28…. Clothes Closet, Thurmont United Methodist Church, 13880 Long Rd., Thurmont. 6-7:30 p.m.

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

30…. Special 50/50 Bingo to Benefit Thurmont Ministerium’s Children’s’ Summer Lunch Program, 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. 301-271-7911.

31…. Mother Seton School Mass, 100 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. 10:15 a.m. Free. Open to public.