Community Notes


FREDERICK COUNTY NOTES

DOG DAYS AT LINGANORE! Bring your furry friends out July 22, 4-8pm for an evening of fun, wine, and food. They'll be able to run in our dog park while you enjoy a glass of wine, food from our featured food truck, and live music. Music: Sparrow Smith 5-8pm. Food Truck: Craving Potato Factory 4-7pm.

TOMORROW'S ANTIQUES - TIME TO SAY GOODBYE After 30 yrs in business, we will be closing our doors. Tag sale, July 22-24th, 8a-2pm, 50 West Main Street, New Market, MD.

DOG DAYS AT LINGANORE! Bring your furry friends out July 29, 4-8pm for an evening of fun, wine, and food. They'll be able to run in our dog park while you enjoy a glass of wine, food from our featured food truck, and live music. Music: Sookey Jump Duo 5-8pm. Food Truck: Pop Up Poutine 4-7pm.

CARILLON RECITALS IN BAKER PARK thru August 15, 12:30-1pm, recurring weekly on Sundays. Baker Parker Carillon, Baker Park, Frederick, MD. Free. 301-788-2806.

VINYASA YOGA Saturdays thru September 18, 1-1:45pm, Fred Astaire Dance Studio, 5103 Pegasus Ct, Frederick, $10 Drop in Rate.

DRUM CIRCLE AT SKY STAGE May 7 thru Oct 1,5:30-6:30pm, recurring monthly on the 1st Friday, Presented By Frederick Arts Council. Sky Stage, 59 S. Carroll St., Frederick, MD. 301-662-4190. Free/donations accepted.

SKY POP! PRESENTED BY FREDERICK ARTS COUNCIL recurring monthly on the 1st Sat, May 1 - Oct 2, 11am-3pm, Sky Stage, 59 S. Carroll St., Frederick, MD. Free. 301-662-4190

JESSE JAMES DAY 8/14/2021, 9/11/2021, 10/23/2021, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, Walkersville Southern Railroad, 34 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Walkersville, MD. Adults:$14; Seniors 55+: $12; Kids 2-12: $10; Kids under 2 free when riding on a lap. 301-898-0899

YOGA IN THE VINES 4/25, 5/23, 6/27, 7/25, 8/22, 9/2, 10/24, 11am-12pm, Loew Vineyards, 14001 Liberty Road, Mount Airy, MD. $20. 301-831-5464

ONE VAST HOSPITAL, CIVIL WAR WALKING TOUR in Downtown Frederick, recurring weekly on Saturdays 2-3pm thru October 30, National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 48 E. Patrick St, Frederick, MD. $15 and Free for Museum Members. Tickets include the tour and Museum admission. 301-695-1864.

DINNER TRAINS 8/7/2021, 9/4/2021, 10/2/2021, 11/6/2021, 6-8pm, Walkerville Southern Railroad, 34 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Walkersville, MD. Adults $91 (Includes tax and gratuity); Children 12 and under $67 (Includes tax and gratuity). 301-898-0899.

TAKE A TURN AT THE WHEEL 2nd Sat of the month, March 12-Nov 13, 2021, 6-9pm, Frederick Clay Studio, 119 N. East St., Frederick, MD. $100 Registration Fee.

THE BOULDER YARD 5714 Industry Ln., Unit E, Frederick, MD. As Frederick's new premiere rock climbing facility, our success is achieved by means of providing our community with the convenience of diverse health and fitness methods under one roof. Specializing in "bouldering", our 6000 square foot facility currently has 3000 square feet of bouldering surface with "problem ratings" from beginner to advanced which change every five weeks keeping our members satisfied with new problems throughout the year. The main floor also includes free weights, boxing equipment, and hang-boards for other training techniques. The second floor provides a hardwood floor studio for yoga, group fitness, and MMA classes with room for twenty plus members and classes for all ages. 301-228-9368.


MONTGOMERY COUNTY NOTES

HOW TO PREPARE FOR YOUR - VIRTUAL July 22, 1-3pm. Learn how to differentiate yourself from other candidates, be Zoom ready, package your experience, tell your story, be ready for challenging questions, and feel more confident in your next interview. Registration is required and space is limited. The zoom link will be sent to registrants 24 hours before the event. Visit https://mcpl.libnet.info/event/5236194 for more information.

ASPEN HILL & OLNEY KNITTING AND CROCHETING CLUB - VIRTUAL with Aspen Hill Library, Friday, July 30 3-4pm. Join Aspen Hill and Olney's friendly group of long-time knitters and crocheters online to learn the craft or share your projects. Sponsored by the Friends of the Library, Aspen Hill chapter.Newcomers are always welcome. Join us in Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/98578914800 or Dial In: 301 715 8592; Meeting ID: 985 7891 4800.

GONG & SOUND MEDITATION every 2nd & 4th Wednesday, 6:30-7:30pm, starting June 9, Blueberry Gardens Healing Center, 237 Ashton Road. Contact Josh for info and preregistration (required) @ Congajosh@gmail.com / 443-324-6639. Suggested contribution $15-$25.


CARROLL COUNTY NOTES

JOB FAIR July 22, 11am-3pm, 15 North Main Street, Mt Airy. The Plumbery Home Center parking lot. Rain or shine. Will be moved inside if inclement weather.Convenience Catering on site to feed everyone and anyone free lunch 11am to 3pm. No charge for anything just come and see if job there's a job for you. 15 to 20 different employers on site ready to hire. Lots of different job positions open from trade positions in plumbing and septic, retail, restaurant staff, bartender, school personnel, office positions, etc, etc. etc.!!! Bring friends and family, come as you are and see if there is a fit for you if you are looking for employment!! The Plumbery Home Center/WRF & Son Plumbing, Mt Airy Bowling Lanes, J&P Restaurant, Mt Airy Inn, The Green Turtle, DMS Sign Connection, The Goddard School, Superfoods on Main Street and Milby Company to name a few,

VIRTUAL PRINCESS BALLET Thursdays, June 24-July 29 from 6-6:45pm. Virtual (Zoom). 6 sessions. Ages 5-6. Visit https://ccrec.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=505 for more information.

FIRST SATURDAY NIGHT presented by Stone Chapel UMC, August 7th, featuring The Carroll County Ramblers. Doors open at 5:30pm, show starst at 7pm. Refreshments available. Free will offering will be collected. Masks optional. Stone Chapel UMC, 1448 Stone Chapel Rd, New Windsor, MD.

CARROLL COUNTY 4-H & FFA July 30-Aug 7, Carroll County Agriculture Center, 706 Agricultural Center Dr, Westminster, MD Carroll County 4-H & FFA Fair Will be open to the public this year! Please visit the Fairs website for more information and complete fair schedule.

CLOGGING Intermediate/Advanced Mondays, June 21-August 16 (No class 7/5), from 4:30-6pm at Robert Moton Center. 8 sessions. Ages 12+. Visit https://ccrec.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=499 for more information.

BEGINNER CLOGGING Mondays, June 21-August 16 (No class 7/5) from 6-6:30pm at Robert Moton Center. 8 sessions. Ages 8+. Visit https://ccrec.recdesk.com/Community/Program/Detail?programId=500 for more information.

UNION BRIDGE LIONS CLUB CAR, TRUCK, TRACTOR and Motorcycle show on Saturday, August 21 from 9am-2pm. Breakfast will be available from 8-10am, lunch will be available from 10am-noon. Classes are 1940's and older, 50's and 70's, 70's and 80's, 90's and newer cars, trucks, tractors and motorcycles. Admission is free for spectators. Entrants $15 and receive a $2 food coupon. 1st and 2nd place prizes in each class, put Spectators favorite. For more information or to enter text Charlene Johns 443-605-6252.

1ST ANNUAL CARROLL COUNTY HOT AIR BALLON FESTIVAL August 29, 1-7pm. Admission: $20 Adults and kids 12 and over; $5 for kids 6-12, children under 6 are free. Ticket sales: Admission fee per person may be paid on line in advance (recommended). General Admission Parking is free. VIP parking available for a fee. Carroll County will become home of the first annual Carroll County Balloon Festival. The beautiful setting at the Carroll County Agriculture Center was selected so we may delight our spectators, balloon pilots, passengers, sponsors, and vendors. What a beautiful flying area for our pilots and passengers! For those of you who have experienced other balloon festivals in Maryland, we invite you to attend and enjoy all of our many balloon activities. For those of you who have not attended a balloon festival before, prepare to be thrilled! Please visit our website: carrollcountyballoonfestival.com for all the details for both days of the event.

FIRST SATURDAY NIGHT presented by Stone Chapel UMC, October 2nd, featuring Canaan's Land Bluegrass Bands. Doors open at 5:30pm, show starst at 7pm. Refreshments available. Free will offering will be collected. Masks optional. Stone Chapel UMC, 1448 Stone Chapel Rd, New Windsor, MD.

MASON-DIXON JEEP GATHER, Oct 17, 10am-3pm. Come out and see a large collection of Willys and Jeeps at the historic Union Mills Homestead. Since 2008, this is one of the largest vintage Jeep shows on the East Coast. This year is the 15th Anniversary of this annual event. See World War II and Korean War era military Jeeps and the civilian Jeeps and utility vehicles that are the grandfathers of today's Jeeps & SUVs. Jeeps can be entered into one of three categories at the show: Best Military Jeep, Best CJ (Civilian Jeep) and Best Non-Jeep. The non-jeep category features Willys trucks and station wagons. Everyone in attendance will vote on each of the three categories to name the winners. Visit info@unionmills.org for more information.

OAKLAND UM CHURCH CHRISTMAS IN THE COUNTRY BAZAAR Please join us Nov 5, 9am-7:30pm & Nov 6, 9am-2pm for Crafts, Pinecone & Gift Baskets, Wreaths, Gifts in a Jar, Silent Auction, White Elephant, Cakes, Cookies, Nuts, Soups & Sandwiches. Oakland United Methodist Church Hall, 5971 Mineral Hill Rd, Sykesville, MD. Free event.

CHRISKINDLMARKT Nov 20, 11am-4pm. Come and join us for a German-style Christmas Mart. Food and drinks will be available to purchase, along with a variety of hand-crafted and unique gifts from vendors in the Grist Mill and Tannery. A portion of the historic Homestead will be decorated and open for you to visit. Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season at Union Mills, celebrating our German heritage! Visit info@unionmills.org for more information.

FIRST SATURDAY NIGHT presented by Stone Chapel UMC, December 4th, featuring Salem Bottom Boys. Doors open at 5:30pm, show starst at 7pm. Refreshments available. Free will offering will be collected. Masks optional. Stone Chapel UMC, 1448 Stone Chapel Rd, New Windsor, MD.

CHURCH TO HOLD FOOD PANTRY Ebenezer United Methodist Church will hold the "Rock of Help" Food Pantry for anyone in the community in need of food from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. the third Saturday of each month at the new food pantry building, behind the church, 4901 Woodbine Road, near Winfield. Non-perishable foods, assorted frozen foods, plus a non-food household item are available. Due to COVID restrictions, the food pantry currently is strictly drive-through. Church staff will put pre-loaded bags of food in your car. The food pantry will be held Aug. 21, Sept. 18, Oct. 16, Nov. 20 and Dec. 18, 2021. The church is one-half mile south of Liberty Road on Woodbine Road. Information: call the church office at 410-795-6136 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; e-mail eumcwinfield@gmail.com; or go to www.ebenezerumchurch.org.


HOWARD COUNTY NOTES

FRIDAY NIGHT MUSIC: GARY & THE GROOVE July 23, 6:30-9pm, Clarksville Commons, 12230-12250 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville, MD. Free.

ALL DAY HAPPY HOUR! recurring weekly on Sunday, 11am-10pm, presented by The Periodic Table Restaurant and Bar, 8808 Centre Park Drive, Columbia. Call 410-753-0299 for more information.

CHARM CITY MUSIC BING Fridays at 7pm-9pm, 5485 Restaurant & Bar, 5485 Twin Knolls Road, Columbia, MD. No cover.

HANDEL: MESSIAH & MORE recurring daily thru Dec 5, Columbia Pro Cantare, 8510 High Ridge Road, Studio 17, Ellicott City, MD. Free. Visit http://www.procantare.org for more information.

MALL WALKING AT THE MALL IN COLUMBIA recurring daily, 6am-11am, The Mall in Columbia 10300 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 1600 - Management Office, Columbia, MD.

DURUFLE REQUIEM recurring daily thru March 6, 2022, Columbia Pro Cantare, 8510 High Ridge Road, Studio 17, Ellicott City, MD. Call 410-696-2888 for more information. Free.


GENERAL NOTES

JOHNNY SMOOTH July 31, 4-8pm. Cat's Eye Pub, 1730 Thames Street, Baltimore, MD. Johnny Smooth brings to our stage Americana Roots and Classic Rock music!!