PSA for September 5th through September 17th
Marvin Chapel Thrift Shop is now having an end of the season sale. Clothes by the bagful for the whole family, shoes, dishes, household items, artwork, books, etc. The hours are Friday and Saturday from 10am till 2pm. The church is located at
The National Museum of Civil War Medicine has the following upcoming events:
v To commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Antietam, the Pry House Field Hospital Museum is hosting a special exhibit of Civil War artifacts recovered from the Antietam Battlefield. The exhibit features a diverse collection of items found buried at the William Roulette Farm. The exhibit will be displayed from now till September 29th.
The National Museum of Civil War Medicine is located at
The Pry House Field Hospital Museum is located at 18906 Shepherstown Pike on the Antietam National Battlefield in Keedysville, MD
v 2012-2013 Registration is open at the school. Pre-K, Kindergarten, and Transfer Interviews and Shadow Days are now being scheduled. Enroll now. For application and tour please call 301.447.3165 or email email@example.com
v Friday, September 7th – Opening School Mass will be held at 10:15am. All are invited.
v Thursday, September 20th – Grandparents Day will be held from 10:30am till 12:30pm.
v Thursday, October 4th – World Peace Prayer Service and Blessing of the Animals will be held, starting at 1:15pm. Followed by the blessing in the circle in the front of the school.
This school is located at
The Frederick County Humane Society is offering the following activities:
v Right now their emergency pet food bank is extremely low on supplies. For the next two months you may drop off pet food and supplies at Copy Doc Business Solutions. They are located at
The Frederick County Humane Society is the county’s oldest non-profit organization dedicated to helping pets and their families. They are located at
Saint Anthony Shrine will hold their yard sale and flea market on the first and third Sunday of the month from May thru October. They will be located on the corner of US 15 and
The American Red Cross Greater Chesapeake & Potomac Blood Services Region is seeking Youth to be greeter and refreshment volunteers at blood drives in the
The Frederick County Health Department will hold it’s 2012 Rabies Vaccination Clinics at the following locations:
v September 11th at
All clinics will be held, rain or shine, on a walk-in basis from 5pm till 8pm. Each vaccination is $8 payable by cash or check ONLY. All dogs, cats, and ferrets are welcome but, for the safety and comfort of all, need to contained, leashed, or in a carrier.
To show appreciation for those who serve in the U.S. Military, the National Park Service will begin issuing an annual pass offering free entrance to all 397 national parks for active duty military members and their dependents.
Every mother wants the best possible start in life for her new baby. That’s why there’s “Baby Blocks,” a new free, online interactive program developed by UnitedHealthcare and available in
Calvary Weekday School in downtown Frederick will be celebrating it’s 50 year anniversary this coming school year, and Calvary Weekday still has a few remaining openings in both 3yr. old and 4yr. old classes. For more information please call 301.662.6783.
The Frederick County Division of Parks and Recreation is taking registrations for a variety of recreation programs scheduled for this fall. Space is limited in these programs and pre-registration is required. All of the programs are held in a variety of parks and recreation centers throughout
Friday, September 7th
Way Off Broadway Dinner Theater will hold their production of The Music Man, running thru November 3rd. Performances will be held every Friday and Saturday evening and matinees on the 1st, 3rd and 5th Sunday of each month.
As someone with cancer, find out how you can participate in your own recovery. Come to Hope Connections for Cancer Support from 1:30pm till 3pm to see massage therapist Robert Fears demonstrate the gentle healing system of Ortho-Bionomy. For reservations and information about this free program, please call 301.493.5002
Saturday, September 8th
The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts is holding a special evening wine and cheese reception from 4:30pm till 6:30pm. This will be for their new exhibition Still Life: The Painted Image. Tickets for the reception can be purchased by calling the museum at 301.739.5727. Tickets are $15 for Museum Members and $20 for non-members.
The Brunswick Volunteer Ambulance Co. will hold an all you can eat breakfast from 6am till 10am. The cost for adults is $7, children 6-10 are $3.50, and children 5 and under are free. For more information please call 301.834.8102
The Wolfsville Lord’s Acre Festival will be held, starting at 4pm. It will be located in the
The TJ Band Boosters Yard Sale will be held from 8am till noon at the Frederick Church of Christ on
A Fall Fest will be held at
Union Bridge Fire Co. will hold their bingo banquet with doors open at 4pm, dinner at 5pm, and games starting at 6:30pm. For more information please call 410.775.0001
Saturday, September 8th and Sunday, September 9th
The 41st Annual Boonesborough Days will be held in
Frederick Church of the Brethren will be having their LIFT Weekend on both days. For more information please call 301.662.1819
Monocacy National Battlefield will hold programs describing the events that led to the Battle of Antitam. Rangers will provide a program on the Frederick Occupation at 10am on both days. General Hill will provide programs at noon and 2:30pm on Saturday, and 11am and 2:30pm on Sunday. A special power point program on Special Orders No. 191 will be at 1pm at the historic Thomas House, which will be limited seating. This is on a first come, first served basis, and seating begins at 12:30pm. All programs and activities are free and open to the public. For more information please call 301.662.3515
Our Taste of History – The Civil War in Buckeystown will hold their inaugural living history event at 3601-3619 Buckeystown Pike. This event is free and open to the public, and there will be cooking demonstrations, dutch oven cooking contest for amateurs and youth groups, Civil War recipes prepared by local chefs, civil war music, an author’s forum, cannon firing demonstration, and much more. For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, September 9th
Monday, September 10th
Tuesday, September 11th
The Literacy Council of Frederick County will be holding several informational meetings at area Senior Centers to recruit new tutors. Did you know that many people in
Thursday, September 13th
The Historical Society of Frederick County invites you to the “Mayor’s Office” at Brewer’s Alley Restaurant in
Friday, September 14th
The Institute for Learning in Retirement at Frederick Community College invites Frederick County residents age 55 plus to the Fall 2012 ILR Open House from 10am till noon in the FCC Conference Center. The theme of the event is “A Sampling of ILR – Ala Carte!” Participants will meet ILR instructors, view the fall schedule of course offerings, tour the new ILR classroom and sample topic-themed refreshments. No reservations are required, and the open house is free. Presentation of the fall course schedule is planned for 10:15am, and students may register for courses while on campus. There are no tests, grades or homework, just a shared learning experience among interesting people and extraordinary instructors. For more information please call 301.624.2732, or email email@example.com
The Olney Farmers and Artists Market will be holding their annual farm to table dinner fundraiser from 6:30pm till 10pm at the 34 acre scenic
Saturday, September 15th
The Good Shepherd Ministries will hold their Shepherd’s Fest Kids Fest from 10am till 2pm for children of all ages. They are located at
The Martinsburg High School Band will hold their Spectacular Marching Band Competition at 3pm on the Coburn Field. Admission is $6 for adults and $4 for students and seniors.
The Rally for Recovery will be held at
St. Benjamin Lutheran Church in
Hope Connections for Cancer Support is holding a yard sale from 9am till noon. RSVP is required, please call 301.493.5002
Saturday, September 15th and Sunday, September 16th
The Pry House Field Hospital Museum will hold several living history events over the 150th anniversary weekend of the Battle of Antietam. Visitors will see General McClellan and the Army of the Potomac camped at the house that was their headquarters during the battle, the threshing barn will be turned into a Civil War hospital as it was 150 years ago, a soldier’s fair will be held, tintype photos will be taken, music and dancing, and much more. They will be open from 9am till 5pm both days and for more information please visit www.civilwarmed.org or call 301.695.1864
Saturday, September 15th and 22nd
The Literacy Council of Frederick County is offering free tutor training classes here in
Sunday, September 16th
The 20th Annual Alzheimer’s Association Benefit Car and Truck Show will be held at the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration in
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Principal trumpet player Andrew Balio and soprano Nola Richardson will hold a free concert at
Monday, September 17th
The 2nd Annual John Cino Fundraiser will be held at Whiskey Creek Golf Club in Ijamsville. Registration and breakfast start at 7:30am and shot gun start is at 9am. For more information about the event, please call 240.674.5527 or you can email at firstname.lastname@example.org