PSA for February 5th through February 11th
Marvin Chapel Thrift Shop is now offering all winter clothing at 50% off. 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 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 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.
v Saturday, February 9th the National Museum of Civil War Medicine will hold a talk on The Evolution of Military Medicine: The Letterman Plan 1862 to 2012 by Greg Susla. It will be held from 2pm till 3pm in the Delaplaine-Randall Room. The program is free and included in the Museum admission fee.
v The Pry House Field Hospital Museum will hold Marching to the Beat, that will feature different musicians from around the region to serenade visitors in the exhibit gallery with songs and instrumentals from the 1860s.
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 Registration is open for Fall 2013. All are welcome and financial air is available. You can also call to schedule a personal visit and receive school information.
v Saturday, February 9th – A Vera Bradley Bingo will be held with doors open at 5:30pm, bingo starts at 7pm. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. For tickets or for more information you can call the school or
v Tuesday, February 12th – Take a Tour Tuesday will be held from 9am till 1pm and then from 7pm till 8pm.
v Wednesday, February 13th – An Ash Wednesday Mass will be held at 10:15am. All are welcome.
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
v The 2013 Quick Fix for Cats will be held in the months of February and March. This low cost spay/neuter program is being done in cooperation with 15 participating veterinary practices. The cost is $25 per male cat, and $35 per female cat. For details visit www.fchs.org or call the FCHS at 301.694.8300 ext. 0.
The Frederick County Humane Society is the county’s oldest non-profit organization dedicated to helping pets and their families. They are located at
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.
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
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
Trinity School of Frederick will hold Admissions Open Houses from 9:30am till 11am on the following dates: January 25th, February 6th and 21st, March 6th and 21st, and April 17th. Please RSVP to email@example.com
You can also visit www.TrinitySchoolofFrederick.org or call 301.228.2333 and they are located at
Wednesday, February 6th
The Historical Society of Frederick County’s monthly Learning Lunch Series kicks off its 2013 season with a session on African American historical research. The program will take place from 12pm till 1pm at the
Thursday, February 7th
The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts will hold “The War You Might Have Overloooked” at 7pm. It will be presented by Tamela Baker will present and tickets are $25 for non-members and $20 for Museum members. For more information please call 301.739.5727
Families Plus! will hold a free parenting workshop, Parenting the Under Five Set: Surviving the Toddler and Pre-School Years. It will be from 6:30pm till 8pm at
Friday, February 8th
The Knights of Columbus, Archbishop John Carroll Council 1171,
The Pediatric Dental Center of Frederick will participate in the Give Kids a Smile program to help provide free oral health care services to children from families who may need financial assistance. They will be providing free cleanings and oral health checks for children ages 6 months to 18 years of age. It will be from 8am till 2pm at
Saturday, February 9th
All-County Middle School Music Festival will be held at 7pm in the
Our Lady of
Sunday, February 10th
The University System of Maryland will hold a Longaberger Basket, Vera Bradley and Money Bingo at the Hagerstown Elks Lodge. All funds raised at the event will benefit the USMH Scholarship Fund. Doors open at 11am with lunch at noon. Bingo will be from 1pm till 5pm. Advance tickets are $25 and include lunch. Tickets will be $30 at the door. Everyone must have a paid ticket to enter. Anyone can play bingo, but you must be 18 years or older to play tip jars. For more information please call Gaye McGovern at 301.790.1462
Frederick Church of the Brethren will hold a prayer walk around
Monday, February 11th
The Union Bridge Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary will hold their monthly bingo. Doors open at 5:30pm, games begin at 7pm. Food will also be available for purchase. For more information, please call 410.775.7891
Tuesday, February 12th
Buckeystown United Methodist Mens Group will hold their annual shrove Tuesday pancake dinner. They are located at 3440 Buckeystown Pike and the event will be from 5pm till 7pm. The menu will include pancakes, biscuits, sausage gravy, sausage, bacon, eggs, etc. And the cost is a love donation to be used for various church projects.