PSA for December 12th through December 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
A Christmas Shop is now open in the church basement at
FRIDAY, December 14th, The Marvin Chapel Christmas Shop will be holding a 50% off sale.
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 National Museum of Civil War Medicine from December 14th thru February 28th. For the first time since the Civil War, Mathew Brady’s famous 1862 photographic exhibition “The Dead of Antietam” will be reproduced.
v The Literature of Prescription: Charlotte Perkins Gilman-The Yellow Wallpaper will be the new exhibit at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine. This exhibit focuses on women challenging traditional ideas about gender that excluded women from political and intellectual life. It will be held from December 17th thru January 26th.
v The Pry House Field Hospital Museum will remain open all winter long with special hours. Weekends through the end of May, Saturday and Sunday from 11am till 4pm. A donation of $3 per person is suggested.
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 Wednesday, December 12th – Mass for the Feast of Our Lady Guadalupe will be held at 10:15am. All are invited.
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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 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
The Frederick County Public Schools Earth and Space Science Lab’s Ausherman Planetarium will be holding the following events for the upcoming season. Doors are open from 5pm till 8:30pm for shows at 5:30pm, 6:30pm, and 7:30pm. They are located at
December 4th, 6th, 11th, 13th, 18th and 20th – Mystery of the Christmas Star
Tuesday, January 15th and Thursday, January 24th – Dawn of the Space Age
Tuesday, January 29th and Thursday, February 7th – Saturn: Jewel of the Heavens
Tuesday, February 12th and Thursday, February 21st – Wonders of the Universe
Tuesday, February 26th and Thursday, March 7th – Forces of Nature
March 12th, 21st, and 26th – Wildest Weather in the Solar System
Attention Veterans. The Korean War Veterans Organization is a federally chartered organization. Membership is open to Veterans who served in the Armed Forces from June 25, 1950 to January 31, 1955 and Veterans who served a tour of duty in
Seton Center, Inc.
The Animal Welfare League of Frederick County has received a grant to help
The Gaithersburg Drive-Thru Winter Lights Festival at
Thursday, December 13th
AARP Driver Safety Program will be held at
Friday, December 14th
Greencastle will be holding their Heritage Christmas. For a complete listing of events please visit www.explorefranklincountypa.com
Friday, December 14th and Saturday, December 15th
The Keeping Kids Safe Project will be hosting a free child safety fair in Shippensburg to provide children with free fingerprints and photographs. Parents can use the record to turn directly over to authorities anywhere in the world to instantly aid in an investigation. There will also be community organizations present to provide safety information and entertainment for families. Join us at the Shively Motors of Shippensburg auto dealership at
Saturday, December 15th
Days End Farm Horse Rescue will hold their Winter Wonderland Holiday Party. For more information please visit www.defhr.org
Christmas at the Pry House will be held at their location on the Antietam National Battlefield from 11am till 4pm. Come and experience what Christmas was like during the time of the Civil War. There will be speakers and handouts, songs and decorations, and treats, you can even have your photo taken with our very own Civil War Santa Claus. Fun for all ages! A donation of $3 per person is suggested. For more information please call 301.695.1864 ext. 14
The Trinity School of Frederick will host a concert by The Lester Family at 5pm. They are located at
The Beddington Volunteer Fire Department will be holding an event to take pictures of pets and people with Santa for just the cost of a donation to St. Jude Children’s
Saturday, December 15th and Sunday, December 16th
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December 15th, 22nd and 27th
Other Voices Theater will present their first family theater production of Frosty the Snowman. Doors open at 10:30am, performances are at 11am and noon at The Performing Arts Factory on
Monday, December 17th
Rocky Ridge Volunteer Fire Co #13 will hold Santa’s Workshop from 6pm till 9pm in the activities building. There will be ornament making, light refreshments, a visit from Santa and more. For more information please call Penny Stonesifer at 301.447.6864 or email email@example.com