PSA for October 9th through October 15th
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 “Bringing the Story of War to Our Doorsteps: Rediscovering Alexander Gardner’s Antietam Photographs” will be displayed at the Pry House Field Hospital Museum from October 5th thru December 1st. For the first time since the Civil War, Mathew Brady’s famous 1862 photographic exhibition “The Dead of Antietam” will be reproduced.
The National Museum of Civil War Medicine is located at
The Pry House Field Hospital Museum is located at 18906 Shepherdstown Pike on the Antietam National Battlefield in Keedysville, MD
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
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
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
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.
The Salvation Army will begin taking Christmas assistance applications in October. Toys and clothing will be provided for children birth through 12 years old only.
Monday, October 15th 10am-1pm and 6pm-8pm
Tuesday, October 16th 10am-1pm and 6pm-8pm
Wednesday, October 17th 10am-1pm
Thursday, October 18th 10am-1pm and 6pm-8pm
Friday, October 19th 10am-1pm
Monday, October 29th 10am-1pm and 6pm-8pm
Tuesday, October 30th 10am-1pm and 6pm-8pm
Wednesday, October 31st 10am-1pm
Thursday, November 1st 10am-1pm and 6pm-8pm
Friday, November 2nd 10am-1pm
All Christmas application sessions will be accepting 60 applicants per time slot. You MUST bring all required paperwork with you. There will be NO pending applications this year. For each adult in the household you must bring proof of all income and bills and a picture ID or birth certificate. For each child in household you must bring a birth certificate or medical card with date of birth, and clothing and shoe sizes.
They are located at
In honor of
The Frederick Rescue Mission is now offering showers for the homeless and they are in dire need of toiletries. Please help with a donation of shampoo, soap, deodorant or other toilet articles that can be dropped off at the Rescue Mission or at Copy Doc next to Comcast on
Frederick High School Class of 1992 will be holding their 20th reunion on Saturday, October 20th from 8pm till Midnight at the
You can also visit www.decalsandmore.com for more information.
Monday, October 8th and 22nd
Tuesday, October 9th
The Historical Society of Frederick County’s monthly lecture series welcomes historian and author John Hoptak who will discuss the Battle of South Mountain at 7pm at the
Wednesday, October 10th
AARP and the Washington County Commission on Aging would like to announce the next upcoming class that will be taking place at The Village of Robinwood in
Thursday, October 11th
The Alzheimer’s Association is sponsoring its annual Dementia Conference for the public from 8:30am till 12:30pm at Mount St. Mary’s
The FCISC High School Fair will take place from 6pm till 8pm at
Friday, October 12th
There will be a fundraising event for Jason Shepard from
Hospice of Frederick County Bereavement Services presents a Caregiver Support Group from 10am till 11:30am in Suite A Support Group Room at
Saturday, October 13th
The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society will hold their Light The Night Walk in
The 6th Annual Tastes and Sounds of the Town will be held from 6pm till 10pm at the Clarion Hotel and
ThorpeWood will hold their first Barn Dance from 8pm till 11pm. The cost will be $35 per person, entertainment will be provided by the Speakeasy Boys, BYOB, light fare by Canapes Catering, and you can purchase tickets on ThorpeWood’s website. For more information please call 301.271.2823
Frederick County Bank is hosting another FREE Community Shred Day at their Crestwood Branch from 9am till noon. You can bring up to 3 boxes of documents with confidential information, and make sure everything gets shredded properly. For more information please call 301.620.1400
Brunswick Volunteer Ambulance and Rescue Co will hold their All You Can Eat Breakfast from 6am till 10am. The cost is $7 for adults, $3.50 for ages 10-6, and 5 and under are free. For more information please call 301.834.8102
Sunday, October 14th
The Carroll Manor Elementary School Roaring Lion 5K will start at 8am, followed by a one mile fun run at 9am. There will also be a silent auction, music, food, prizes and more. Register at www.roaringlion5k.org or www.active.com
The Union Bridge Vol Fire Company will hold their monthly public breakfast from 7am till noon. The cost is $7 for adults, $3.50 for ages 6-12, and under 6 are free.
Monday, October 15th
The Frederick County Public Schools’ All-County Marching Band Festival is at 6pm at Oakdale High. This is the only county event this year that will feature all of the marching bands from our county’s high schools. The event will also feature a performance by