Community Notes

Howard County Notes

JENNY'S MARKET IS OPEN Jenny's Market located at 3485 E Ivory Rd, West Friendship, Maryland, is open 7am-7:30pm 7 days a week offering fresh, delicious, locally grown fruits and vegetables, plants and hanging flower baskets. Call 443-745-0534 for additional information.

PRIVATE ONLINE PAINTING AND DRAWING CLASSES Online art lessons via Zoom or Google Meet - available for anyone who wants to explore their visual expression on canvas or paper. Spend an hour (or more) with a professional and develop your skills in drawing, painting or mixed media. All ages welcome from 5-100 years old! Contact Jonathan Mann at 410-963-7332 and please visit his website at:

COMPANIES AND INDIVIDUALS: SPONSOR HOWARD COUNTY EVENTS HC DrugFree depends upon the generosity of individuals, PTSAs/PTAs, organizations, and businesses in the community to support our free services to the Howard County community. Any size gift is welcome. Contact us to sponsor an event or to make a one-time or monthly donation. Thank you for your support. HC DrugFree is a 501(c)(3). Donate online at or mail checks to HC DrugFree.

Montgomery County Notes

VIRTURAL BABY STORY TIME virtual branch Montgomery County Public Library, Sept 3, 9am-9:30am. Age group: babies & toddlers. Visit for more information.

Carroll County Notes

STONE CHAPEL UMC PRESENTS 'FIRST' SATURDAY NIGHT MUSIC Oct 3, 'Canaan's Land Bluegrass Band', Stone Chapel UMC, 1448 Stone Chapel Rd, New Windsor, MD, shows start at 7pm, doors open at 5pm. Free admission. Refreshments available. Free will offering will be taken during each event.

STONE CHAPEL UMC PRESENTS 'FIRST' SATURDAY NIGHT MUSIC Nov 7, 'Mark Templeton with a special tribute to Our Veterans, Stone Chapel UMC, 1448 Stone Chapel Rd, New Windsor, MD, shows start at 7pm, doors open at 5pm. Free admission. Refreshments available. Free will offering will be taken during each event.

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. on the third Saturday of each month at the new food pantry building, behind the church and its new addition, 4901 Woodbine Road, near Winfield. Non-perishable foods, assorted frozen foods, plus a non-food household item, and children's shoes, are available. Those coming to the food pantry are asked to fill out a short information sheet, then the church gives them a list of available foods. The food pantry will be held June 20, July 18, Aug. 15, Sept. 19, Oct. 17, Nov. 21 and Dec. 19, 2020. The church is one-half mile south of Liberty Road on Woodbine Road. Information: Church office at 410-795-6136 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday; e-mail; or go to

Frederick County Notes

THE WEINBERG CENTER FOR THE ARTS FACEBOOK LIVE CONCERT Wylder, Sept 3, 7:30pm, The Weinberg Center for the Arts. 301-600-2828.

HISTORICK DOWNTOWN FREDERICK September 5, 3-9pm, Historic Downtown Frederick, 301-698-8118. Free.

OPEN MUSEUM DAYS Sundays thru Sept 6, 2020, 12:30pm-3:30pm, Catoctin Furnace Historical Society, 12607 Catoctin Furnace Rd, Thurmont, MD. Free. Call 443-463-6437.

JEWISH AMERICANS AND THE CIVIL WAR virtual event via Facebook Live, Sept 7, 4-5pm, National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 301-695-1864. Free.

GREAT FREDERICK SCAVENGER HUNT presented by Celebrate Frederick, recurring daily, September 5, 2020 - September 12. Free. 301-662-6356.

DRIVE-UP FIREWORKS SHOW presented by Celebrate Frederick, Sept 12 at dusk, NYMEO Field at Harry Grove Stadium, 21 Stadium Dr, Frederick, MD. Free.

SIPPIN' IN THE SUNFLOWERS Sept 12, 6pm-8pm, Winterbrook Farm, 13001 Creagerstown, Rd, Thurmont, MD. $20 (with wine), $15 (without wine). 301-465-3801.

SUMMERS FARM FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL 9/5/2020, 9/6/2020, 9/7/2020, 9/12/2020, 9/13/2020, 10am-7pm, 5620 Butterfly Lane, Frederick, MD. 301-620-9316.

FALL MARKET DAYS 9/4/2020, 9/5/2020, 9/6/2020, 9/7/2020, 9/18/2020, 9/19/2020, 9/20/2020, Chartreuse & Co, 4005 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD. Fri/Sat 10-4, Sun noon-4. Free.

STS PETER & PAUL GYRO DAYS Sept 10-20, recurring daily, 11am-8pm, 920 W. 7th St., Frederick, MD, 301-663-0663.

5TH ANNUAL LINGANORE WINECELLARS CROSS COUNTRY CLASSIC will be held on Sunday, September 27, 2020. Three distances, 5 mile, 10 mile, and Half Marathon will utilize a scenic 5 mile loop course through the vineyards, fields and surrounding wooded area. The Half Marathon will start at 8:00AM, the 10 Mile will start at 8:15AM, and the 5 Mile will start at 8:30AM. The Linganore races are a challenge, but "fun running at a great place" might be an apt phrase to describe the event! With free wine tasting coupons (for those 21 and older) handed out to runners, and with excellent wines and beers to try/drink/consume after running, everyone will hopefully enjoy themselves in the vineyard, tasting room, and brewery. To register, click Early registration prices are $45 for the 5 miler, $55 for the 10 miler, and $60 for the half marathon. Starting June 1st, registration prices will be $50 for the 5 Miler, $60 for the 10 Miler, and $70 for the half marathon. Online registration ends Friday September 25th at 4:00PM. Runners can also register for the race at packet pickup on Saturday afternoon September 26th from 4-5PM, and at packet pickup race morning starting at 7:00AM. All packet pickup takes place at Linganore Winecellars. Tweet Share

ONE VAST HOSPITAL Civil War Walking Tour in Downtown Frederick, Sundays, Sept 6-27, 2-3pm, National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 48 E. Patrick Street, Frederick, MD, 301-695-1864.

LIVING HISTORY thru September 30, recurring weekly Wednesday 3-7pm & Sunday 1-5pm, The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton, 339 South Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg, MD. $10/adult, $7/youth ages 7-18, and free for children ages 6 and under.

DRUM CIRCLE AT SKY STAGE Presented By Frederick Arts Council, Fridays thru Oct 2, 5:30-6:30pm, Sky Stage, 59 S. Carroll St, Frederick, MD. Call 301-662-4190 for more information.

GOAT YOGA Presented By Goat for the Soul, 9/4, 9/11 & 10/2, 6:30pm-7:30pm at Goat for the Soul, 10209 Fountain School Rd, Union Bridge, MD. $25 in advance, $30 at the gate. 240-405-2208.

MARY POPPINS - THE BROADWAY MUSICAL recurring weekly on Fri, Sat & Sun, 6pm, Sept 4 - Oct 3, Way off Broadway Dinner Theatre & Children's Theatre, 5 Willowdale Dr, Frederick, MD. Friday evenings & Sunday matinees $47, Saturday evening $50. 301-662-6600.

CARILLON RECITALS IN BAKER PARK thru October 4, recurring monthly on 1st Sunday, 12:30-1pm, Baker Park Carillon, Baker Park, Frederick MD. 301-788-2806. Free.

LIVE MUSIC SERIES presented By Frederick Arts Council, 9/5/2020, 9/19/2020, 10/3/2020, 10/17/2020, 7:30-9pm, Sky Stage, 59 S. Carroll St., Frederick, MD. $5 to $10 online, may be limited seats available at the door. Cards preferred. 301-662-4190.

CARILLON RECITALS IN BAKER PARK thru Oct 18, 12:30pm-1pm, recurring monthly on the 3rd Sun, Baker Park Carillon, Baker Park, Frederick, MD. 301-788-2806.

MURDER MYSTERY DINNER 9/26/2020, 10/24/2020, 6-9pm, Dutch's Daughter Restaurant, 581 Himes Ave., Frederick, MD. 410-549-2722. $75/person.

YOGA WITH YOGAMOUR presented By Frederick Arts Council, recurring weekly on Tuesdays thru Oct 27, 6-7pm, Sky State, 59 S. Carroll St., Frederick, MD. 301-662-4190

FALL FUN FESTIVAL Sept 1 - Nov 1, 10am-6pm, Gaver Tree Farm & Pumpkin Patch, 5501 Detrick Rd, Mt. Airy, MD. Farm Admission is FREE (Farm Market, hayrides). Fall Fun Festival admission is $13.50 per person and Kids under 2 are free. 301-865-3515 for more information.

FOX HAVEN FORAGERS: A Beginner's Series to Gather Wild Foods with Confidence, thru Nov 14, 9am-1pm, recurring monthly on the 2nd Saturday, Fox Haven Farm & Retreat Center, 3630 Poffenberger Rd., Jefferson, MD. $40 per class, $380 full series. 240-490-5484.

HERITAGE FREDERICK'S GENEALOGY WEEKEND PACKAGE thru Dec 6, 10am-4pm, recurring weekly on Saturday, Sunday, Heritage Frederick, 24 E. Church St., Frederick, MD, 301-663-1188 X105. $20 per person

HERITAGE FREDERICK'S GENEALOGY WEEKEND PACKAGE thru Dec 6, recurring weekly on Sat & Sun, 10am-4pm, Heritage Frederick, 24 E. Church St., Frederick, MD. $20/person. 301-663-1188 x105.

General Notes

GENERAL KNOWLEDGE TRIVIA virtual event, Sept 3, 7pm. Must be of legal drinking age to attend. $10/person. For more information and/or tickets visit:

GILMORE GIRLS TRIVIA virtual event, Sept 4, 7pm. Ages 6 & up. $15/person. For more information and/or tickets visit

RED STAR INVITES YOU TO OUR MONTHLY DRAG QUEEN BRUNCH Sept 5, 10:30am-1:30pm featuring Evon Michelle every first Saturday of the month at 10:30am. Powered by DJ Big Vanilla. Pre-Register your seat for only $10!!! Brunch and Drag Queen Show Tickets are $35. Brunch, Drag Queen Show and Bottomless Cocktails are $45. Refunds up to 7 days before event.Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

LABOR DAY LUAU Sept 5-7, 9am-9pm, recurring daily, Tree Trekkers, 9560 Old National Pike, Frederick, MD. 301-888-8735. Adult Adventure Tickets $51,Youth Adventure Tickets $41,Twilight Tickets $35.

BALTIMORE WINE & FOOD FESTIVAL September 12, Vip session win ticket valid from 11am-5pm and includes a souvenir wine glass & wine cooler bag, one bottle of wine from our curated selection, unlimited samples of all beverages, one extra hour of sampling, access to VIP Champagne Lounge and Washrooms, and all other entertainment on-site.General admission wine ticket valid from noon-5pm and includes a souvenir wine glass, unlimited samples, and all live entertainment.Entry only ticket valid from 12pm-5pm. Visit for more information.

ACCORDION/CONCERTINA/FREE REED MUSICIANS The Maryland Accordion Club meets 2-5pm, on the first Saturday of each month, May thru June, in Catonsville United Methodist Church, 6 Melvin Ave., Catonsville, MD. Our current members reside in Anne Arundel Baltimore, Carroll, Calvert, Frederick, Harford, Howard, Kent, Montgomery, and Prince George's Counties, DC, DE, and VA. In 2020, the club begins its 18th year as a MD 501-C3 Non-Profit Organization. Each meeting includes an "open stage" session where accordionists, concertina, harmonium, and players of other free reed, acoustic, and folk instruments perform at every proficiency level in styles ranging from classical to jazz across world-wide traditions. Visitors/Listeners are welcome. For more email or call 443-610-3667.