Community Notes


Frederick County Notes

MARVIN CHAPEL'S ANNUAL FALL FEST will be held on Saturday, September 15th from 9am-2pm. There will be homemade soups by the bowl, pint, or quart Also baked goods - pies, cakes and cookies. Vendor spaces will be available at no cost. Call 301-829-0418 for space availability. The Thrift Shop will also be open with" specials of the day". Marvin Chapel United Church is located at 5101 Woodville Rd., !/2 mile north of Rt. 144 between New Market and Mt. Airy. Sunday church services are at 9:30, and children's church is offered at the same time. All are welcome.

CLAY AND CHARDONNAY Presented By The Potters' Guild of Frederick thru September 21, 2018, 7-9pm, recurring monthly on the 3rd Friday at Serendipity Market and More, 14 E. Patrick St., Frederick, MD. $30 Special Limited Time Introductory Price. Register and pay at www.leamanpottery.com.

ALIVE AT FIVE ON CARROLL CREEK thru September 27 5-8pm, recurring weekly on Thursday, Carroll Creek Amphitheather, Carroll Creek Park, Frederick, MD 21701. Call 301-698-8118. $5 cover.

YOGA ON THE CREEK thru September 27, 7am-8am, recurring weekly on Thursday, Carroll Creek Amphitheater, Frederick, MD 21701, 301-698-8118. Free

QUARTER AUCTION Sept 18, Libertytown Volunteer Fire Department, 12027 South Street, Libertytown. Doors open at 3pm, Bidding begins at 4pm. Food & fun. Tips jars, raffles and more. Tickets $5 includes 2 paddles. For more ticket information call Joan 301-806-9532 and to reserve your seats.

EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH TOUR recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday thru October 6, 1-4pm, Evangelical Lutheran Church, 31 E. Church Street, Frederick, MD. Free.

BOAT & BREW Presented By River & Trail Outfitters, 8/25/2018, 9/22/2018, 10/13/2018, 10am-4pm, River & Trail Outfitters, 604 Valley Rd., Knoxville, MD 21758. 301-834-9950. $89 per person

LOEWS VINEYARDS WINE TASTING thru October 20, 2018, recurring monthly on the 3rd Saturday, Chartreuse & Co., 4007 Buckeystown Pike, Frederick, MD 21704. 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

OCTOBER DAZE BAZZAR October 27, 9am to 2pm, Prospect United Methodist Church, 5923 Woodville Road , Mount airy, Md. Featuring: Ye ol' country store, Christmas crafts, jewelry, jams & jellies, baked goods, White elephants, and hidden treasures, Starting 10:30am Homemade country cookin', chicken platters, sandwiches, soups, pies, coffee, tea, soda, etc. Proceeds to benefit the UMW Mission to women and children worldwide.

WALKING TOUR: FREDERICK'S CIVIL WAR HOSPTIALS thru October 28, 2018 3-4pm, recurring weekly on Sunday, National Civil War Hospitals, 48 E. Patrick St., Frederick, MD 21701, call 301-695-1864. Pay-What-You-Please.

THE THRIFT SHOP AT MARVIN CHAPEL is now stocking their selves with Fall merchandise. Thanks to our generous contributors our racks are full and weekly sales continue. Sale items are listed on our bulletin board as you enter the shop. Backroom household items continue to be marked down to half-price. Shop hours are still 10a.m. to 2p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays each week Marvin Chapel is located at 5101 Woodville Rd. just north of Rt. 144 between New Market and Mt. Airy. Shop phone number is 240-344-8718. Marvin Chapel United Church has worship on Sunday mornings at 9:30. Children church school at the same time.

WALKERSVILLE SOUTHERN RAILROAD DINNER TRAIN Sept 1, October 6, November Fine dining during a leisurely 2-hour train ride! Walkersville Southern Railroad, 34 West Pennsylvania Ave, Walkersville, MD 21793. For More Information: 301-898-0899.

TASTE OF FREDERICK FOOD TOURS thru November 18, 2018, 11am-2pm, Recurring weekly on Saturday, Sunday. Downtown Frederick, Frederick, MD. $65 per person.

SCHIFFERSTADT ARCHITECTURAL MUSEUM TOUR thru - December 9, 2018,1-4pm, recurring weekly on Saturday & Sunday, 1110 Rosemont Ave., Frederick, MD, $5.

STITCHES IN TIME thru December 15, 10am-12pm, recurring monthly on the 3rd Saturday, Monocacy National Battlefield, 4632 Araby Church Rd., Frederick, MD. Free

AMAZING GRACE: MUSIC OF SAINTS AND SINNERS March 18 - 19, St. Katherine Drexel Catholic Church, 8428 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD 21702. 301-845-8822. Sunday 3:00-4:30; Monday 7:30-9:00. Free and open to the public.

EASTER EGG ROLL March 31, The Children's Museum of Rose Hill Manor Park, 1611 N. Market St., Frederick, MD 21701. 301-600-2743. 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. $5 person.


Carroll County Notes

OAKLAND UNITED METHODIST'S 13TH ANNUAL LIVE AUCTION Saturday September 15, 2018, Cost: $2.00 to Bid, doors open at 4pm, Live Auction 5pm. Auction items may include: Furniture, Handmade and Homemade Goods and desserts, Dinners, Treasure Baskets, Gift Certificates from local Merchants, Flowers and much more. Event will be held at 5971 Mineral Hill Road (Church Hall), Sykesville, MD. All items Cash & Carry. Questions call: Diane Harpine 410-795-3508.

MONARCH BUTTERFLY WALK Saturday, September 15, 9 to 11 a.m. The Audubon Society of Central Maryland will host a Monarch Butterfly Walk, a Bob Schaefer Nature Walk Series, at the Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary. September's walk is an opportunity for people of all ages to see monarch butterflies up close as we tag individual butterflies to help scientists who seek to learn more about this butterfly's extraordinary migration and conservation status. Meet at 9 a.m. at the entry gate to the sanctuary at 13030 Old Annapolis Road (just east of Detrick Road) in Mt. Airy. Limited rest room facilities are available. The walk will be cancelled in the event of inclement weather.

MOUNT AIRY MAIN STREET FARMERS' MARKET You're invited to Buy Local, Eat Fresh and Stay a While at the Mount Airy Main Street Farmers' Market on Wednesdays, 3-7 PM, thru September 26, 2018, in the Railyard, Behind the Historic Mount Airy Train Station at 3 North Main Street, in Downtown Mount Airy, Maryland. Come for the Best in Seasonal, Locally Grown, Farm Fresh Products including Fruits and Vegetables, Baked Goods, Meats, Cheeses, Eggs, Prepared Foods, Crafts - PLUS - Healthy Eating, Active Living (HEAL) events - Food Demos, Active Living Activities, Kids Events, Live Music and More! Featured Vendors: Five Points Farm Market & Greenhouse, RASTAFARMI (Certified Organic), Whispering Breeze Farm - Cheese, The Meat Shack at Strohmer's Farm, The Sweet Farm - Ferments, Cannon Apiary - Honey, Neat Nick Preserves, The Dough Whisperer, Ancient Tonics, Pizza Llama, Furnace Hills Coffee; and Guest Vendors: The Garden Basket, Pong's Orchard, Angelina's of Maryland, Bella Valeri's Spicy Spaghetti Sauce, Carol's Corner, Dettas Delight, Granddad's Workshop & Ma's Stitches, Growing Ideas . Single Barrel Soaps, Dragonfly's Love Happiness Sangria, Diane's Cupcakery, Holly's Homemade, Ray Island LLC and Just Pralines. Learn more at MountAiryMainStreetFarmersMarket.org or follow us on Facebook at @MountAiryFarmersMarket.

TAYLORSVILLE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH will celebrate a Blessing of the Animals on Sunday, September 16th at 2pm (rain or shine). The Christian tradition of the Blessing of the Animals is a witness to God's and the Church's love, care, and concern for all of creation. During this service we recognize our mutual interdependence with God\'s creatures, and the universal church is reminded of our duty to care for the world and all of God\'s creatures. So bring your pets, on a leash or in a pet carrier. We will meet outside the parking lot at 4356 Ridge Road on Rt. 27, Taylorsville. For more information call 410 875-4101.

FRIED CHICKEN & FRIED SHRIMP BUFFET with homemade desserts, American Legion Auxiliary Gold Star Post 191, 801 Prospect Road, Mt. Airy, MD. Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, 5-7pm, Adults: $14, Children 6-12: $7, 5 & under FREE, All proceeds support Auxiliary Programs, 410 861-6118.

35TH ANNUAL ARCADIA BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL Sept 20-22. Presented by Arcadia Volunteer Fire Department Visit www.bluegrassconnection.com/arcadia or email arcadiabluegrass@comcast.net for more information.

20 WEEK CLUB Tickets: $30. Cash Prizes of $25, $15, $10 awarded weekly beginning May 12, 2018. Final Drawing and Dinner Cash Prizes of $500, $250, $100 Steamed Shrimp and Fried Chicken on Saturday, September 22, 2018 5:00-8:00pm. VFW Post #467, 519 Poole Road Westminster, Maryland. For Information and to Purchase Tickets: Karen-410-875-2147 or Kathy-443-340-6999. To receive tickets via return mail: Make checks payable to Friends of Shipley, and mail to P.O. Box 2113, Westminster, MD 21158. Sponsored By: Friends of Shipley, Inc.(a 501(C)(3) non-profit charitable organization for the purpose of conducting fundraising activities to support youths, adults, individuals, families and non-profit organizations throughout Carroll County).

WIN A NEW F-150 OR $5000! Mt. Airy, Maryland - The Kiwanis Club of Mt. Airy's Third Annual Charity Golf Classic will tee off on September 24 at The Links At Challedon to raise funds for the many causes the nonprofit organization supports throughout the year. Hole-in-one prizes include a new F-150 from Century Ford and $5,000 cash from Browning Reagle Insurance Agency. Other contests include closest to the hole, men's and ladies' longest drive, and putting! The golf tournament is your opportunity to have fun, socialize with friends and be a great help funding youth activities and charities in the Mt. Airy area. Player and sponsor forms are available at www.kcharitygolf.com. Have a questions? Email kcharitygolf@outlook.com, contact Paul Clay 240-285-0644) or Bill Butts 301-639-4444.

SPORTING CLAY SHOOT September 29, 2018, Lions Vision Research Foundation, Aim for Sight Fundraiser, At Mayberry Gun Club, 2555 Mayberry Road, Westminster, MD 21158. $65 per shooter fifty targets, shells provided. Individual & Team prizes. Registration 9am, BBQ Beef Lunch included. For Information Call Richard Liebno at 410-848-4929, leave a message.

MOUNT AIRY CROP HUNGER WALK Sunday, September 30, 2018, Calvary UMC, 403 S. Main Street, Mt. Airy, MD. Registration: 1:30pm Walk kick off: 2:00pm. Registration and walk start point (easy 2 miles around town): There is no fee to register but walkers are encouraged to collect donations in support of CROP Hunger Walk. If you cannot walk but would like to make a donation online, please follow this link to our home page to donate:

ALOHA!! HAWAIIAN LUAU AFTERNOON OF DINNER & MUSIC with Elvis tribute artists Taylor Brown. Sept 30, 1-4pm, Zion UMC of Shipley, 2716 Old Washington Rd, Westminster, MD. For tickets & information, call Edna Harrison, 410-795-0342. Tickets are non-refundable after September 1.

DINNER On Friday, October 5th, the American Legion Riders will be serving homemade meatloaf, sliced pork loin, mashed potatoes and gravy, green beans, coleslaw, and freshly baked bread. Coffee, tea and dessert will also be included. The Legion is located at 801 Prospect Road, Mt. Airy. Dinner will be served from 5:00 to 7:00. The price is $13.00 per person, $6.00 for children under 12, and under 5 are free.

SUNDAY SOCIAL DANCE hosted by the Winfield Ladies Aux, Oct 14, 6:30-10pm at the Winfield Vol Fire Co Social Hall, 1320 W. Old Liberty Rd, Sykesville, MD. Enjoy refreshments and a beautiful hardwood dance floor. DJ will provide music and take requests. Admission is $10. BYOB. For more info call 410-596-5997.

PLEASANT GROVE UMW BAZAAR on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 9-2:30. Corner of Pleasant Grove and Dover Rds near Boring MD. Vendor space available. Contact 410-429-3922.

CHURCH SEEKS HOLLY MART VENDORS Ebenezer United Methodist Church is seeking vendors for its annual Holly Mart, to be held from 8:30 AM to 2 PM Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018 at the Winfield Fire Hall on Liberty Road. Vendors are wanted to offer Christmas, autumn/winter decorations, gifts and crafts, jewelry and accessories, home décor items, unique crafts and direct sales/home-based business products, such as Tupperware and other household/decorative items. There is a $10 reservation fee and a 10% donation of vendor sales is requested for the church. Holly Mart is Ebenezer UMC's largest fundraiser of the year and draws several hundred visitors. Deadline for space is Nov. 1. Interested vendors should contact Susan Brown, Crafts/Vendor chairperson, at stmpnsusan@aol.com about a space at Holly Mart.

FAMILY STYLE GERMAN DINNER Nov 10, 4-7pm, menu: Keilbasa, pork, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, green beans, red cabbage, applesauce, cucumber salad, rolls, assorted desserts, coffee/iced tea.

SUNDAY SOCIAL DANCE hosted by the Winfield Ladies Aux, Nov 11, 6:30-10pm at the Winfield Vol Fire Co Social Hall, 1320 W. Old Liberty Rd, Sykesville, MD. Enjoy refreshments and a beautiful hardwood dance floor. DJ will provide music and take requests. Admission is $10. BYOB. For more info call 410-596-5997.

TOY TRAIN SHOW Nov 18, 10am-3pm, Sponsored by the Deer Park Lions Club, Agricultural Center, 706 Agriculture Center Dr, Westminster. Admission $5, children under 12 free.

CRAFTERS/VENDORS WANTED for our annual "A White Rock Christmas" Bazaar on December 1, 2018 from 9am-3pm, White Rock Independent Methodist Episcopal Church, 6300 White Rock Rd., Sykesville, MD. For more information call 410.627.0310 or email rj-hudson@hotmail.com.

SUNDAY SOCIAL DANCE hosted by the Winfield Ladies Aux, Dec 9, 6:30-10pm at the Winfield Vol Fire Co Social Hall, 1320 W. Old Liberty Rd, Sykesville, MD. Enjoy refreshments and a beautiful hardwood dance floor. DJ will provide music and take requests. Admission is $10. BYOB. For more info call 410-596-5997.

EBENEZER UMC 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 church, 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 Saturday Sept. 15, Oct. 20, Nov. 17 and Dec. 15, 2018. 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.

TOBACCO CLINICS Ready to stop using tobacco? Free walk-in tobacco clinics are available for Carroll County residents. Participants may be eligible to receive vouchers for nicotine replacement patches, gum, or Chantix (with a prescription from your doctor). No registration or appointment needed. Sponsored by the Carroll County Health Department's Cigarette Restitution Fund Program. First Wednesday of each month, 10:00-11:30 a.m., at Access Carroll, 10 Distillery Drive, Westminster. Third Thursday of each month, 4:00-5:30 p.m., at Carroll County Health Department, 290 S. Center St., Westminster. For more information, call 410-876-4429 or see website at http://cchd.maryland.gov/health-services-tobacco-prevention/

COUNTRY BREAKFAST BUFFET held at the Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall, 23 N Court St., Westminster, MD, the first Saturday of every month, 7am-11am. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St. The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

CATKNITS Join Catknits on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday every month knitting/crocheting blankets and toys for our cats up for adoption. All skill levels welcome! We meet from 1 PM to 3 PM in our community cat room at the Humane Society of Carroll County, 2517 Littlestown Pike, Westminster, MD 21158. For info contact Theresa Micheau, 410-848-4810 x 819.

THE SOUTH CARROLL LIONESS LIONS CLUB meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of every month at 7 p.m. at the Messiah Lutheran Church Celebration Hall, 5600 Old Washington Road, Sykesville, Maryland. Membership is open to both men and women. You will not find a better service organization than the South Carroll Lioness Lions Club; come and join us! For more information, contact us at 443-745-1281 or southcarrolllions@gmail.com.

PENGUIN RANSOM HOUSE BOOK FAIR March 3, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm, Carroll Community College, 1601 Washington Rd, Westminster, MD. Free. Contact Helen Dagilis 410-386-8152. Food, fun and entertainment for all ages. New book sales - discounted 20%. National Penguin Random House authors.


Montgomery County Notes

PARK AFTER DARK AT THE C&O CANAL Celebrate the C&O Canal at Park After Dark on Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 6:00pm - 10:00pm! Park After Dark is the C&O Canal Trust's annual gala fundraiser, held under the stars at Historic Great Falls Tavern. This year, guests will enjoy great food, libations, a campfire, unique auction items, music and dancing with The 19th Street Band, and more ...all to benefit the C&O Canal National Historical Park! This year, we will be holding a paddle raise to raise money to help resurface the towpath. After years of use and heavy flood waters this spring, the towpath needs our help! Tickets are $250 per person. All but $50 of the ticket price is a tax deductible donation to the C&O Canal Trust. This event has sold out in previous years so order your tickets now at www.ParkAfterDark.org. Please contact Director of Development Patricia Barber, at 301-745-8880, for information about becoming a sponsor of Park After Dark.

ST. ANDREW'S FALL PIG & JIG Join us on Sept 15 from 4-8pm. Tranquility Farm 4054 Jennings Chapel Rd Brookeville, MD 20833. Proceeds benefit the ministries of St. Andrews and Grassroots. $5o per ticket. To purchase tickets, mail check to P.O. Box 52, Glenwood, MD. Make checks payable to St. Andrews Church, write Pig & Jig on memo line.

HERO DOGS VOLUNTEER TRAINING Sunday September 16th, we are holding a volunteer training. Introduction to Hero Dogs is offered at 12:30pm for all interested volunteers, applicants and donors. You will learn about our mission to raise, train and provide Service Dogs for veterans and first responders, get the overview of our program, volunteer positions, a dog demo and kennel tour. We are located near Brookeville (a mile or two from intersection of Georgia Ave & Damascus Rd, but we don't show up on the GPS services), more detailed instructions and map will be provided to registered attendees the Friday before the event. Please register for each session at www.hero-dogs.org/events Contact us with questions at hero@hero-dogs.org or 1-888-570-8653.

FALL FESTIVAL St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Brookeville, MD will be holding is 58th Fall Festival on Saturday October 6, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM, rain or shine. Festival includes Yard Sale, Quilt Raffle, Bakes Goods, Pottery and Farm Stand. 240-389-5353 for more information.

HOLIDAY ARTS & CRAFTS FAIR Saturday, November 3, 9:00am-2:00 pm. Handmade treats & treasures, artisan crafts, homemade jams & savories, baked goods, kids' clothing, quilts and textile arts, ornaments, wreaths, holiday decorations and vintage items; Santa's Workshop (gift shopping for kids). BBQ Lunch served 11-1. FREE admission! Your holiday spirit starts here! The Lutheran Church of St Andrew, 15300 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring MD 20905. www.mystandrew.org or 301-384-4394.


Howard County Notes

23RD ANNUAL USED BOOK SALE Shepherd of the Glen Lutheran Church, 14551 Burntwoods Rd., Glenwood, MD. Thur. & Fri. Sept. 13 & 14 from 3pm -7pm, Sat. Sept. 15 from 9am- 3pm Bag Sale $5 our bags only. 20,000 books new to the sale each year 3 rooms of children's books includes CDs, DVDs, Audio tapes, puzzles, & games. Contact person: Carole Kramer 410-442-2475 or churchbooks@hotmail.com.

BINGO - PURSES & A FEW ALEX AND ANI ITEMS Saturday, September 15, 2018, games start at 7:00pm, (doors open at 5:00pm), Savage Volunteer Fire Co. Hall, 8521 Corridor Road, Savage, MD. Admission: $20 in advance, $22 at the door (if available). Reserve tickets JayneWines01@gmail.com or 301-604-2468.

PATAPSCO TRAIL FEST Sept. 14-16. Mountain biking, trail running, hiking, paddling, camping and other fun events are included in this celebratory weekend for all of our various user groups! For more info 410-461-5005.

US NAVY BAND COMMODORES September 21, 8pm, Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia, Md. Call 202-433-2525 or visit www.twitter.com/usnavyband for more info.

WALK TO END ALZHEIMER'S Sept 22, Centennial Park, 10000 MD-108, Ellicott City, MD. Registration 8am, ceremony time 9am, walk time 9:30am. Sign up today at www.alz.org/edwardjones. For more information, contact Edward Jones office at 410-418-8218.

AUDITIONS SET FOR COLUMBIA PRO CANTARE CHORUS' 2018-2019 SEASON Columbia Pro Cantare Chorus is holding auditions for all parts for its 42nd Season. Music of Bach, Fauré, Gershwin, Kern and Handel, including the Messiah, will be performed. Rehearsals begin after Labor Day and are held on Tuesday nights. Please call (410) 730-8549 for more information about the chorus, and the audition procedure. Visit CPC at www.procantare.org.

HAUNTED HISTORY HIKES Oct. 18-20. A guide will lead you by lantern after dark! Hear local lore and a gruesome account of crime and punishment. You may see some winged night hunters that have inspired many a ghostly tale. For more info 410-461-5005.

COLUMBIA PRO CANTARE will open its 42nd season, Saturday, October 20, 2018, 8 pm at the Jim Rouse Theatre in Columbia. The concert, "Go for Baroque," will feature works by Baroque masters G.F. Handel, J.S. Bach, Domenico Cimarosa and others. Joining the full chorus and CPC Chamber Singers will be soprano soloist Sarah Hayashi, a graduate of Peabody Institute who was a finalist in the recent international Handel Aria Competition, the Howard County Concert Chamber Orchestra, and Sammy Marshall, organist. There will be a pre-concert lecture at 7 pm and a post-concert reception. A silent auction will benefit the chorus' 2018-2019 season. Tickets are $23, $20 (students and sr. citizens) in advance; $2 more at the door. Children 5-15: $10. Group rates available. To order tickets, visit the CPC website, www.procantare.org, or call 410-799-9321 or 301-854-0107.

ST. FRANCIS OF ASSISI ANNUAL CHRISTMAS BAZAAR Fri Nov 9, 5-9pm & Sat Nov 10, 9am-3pm, 8300 Old Columbia Rd, Fulton, MD.

HOWARD CHAPEL-RIDGEVILLE UMC 1970 Long Corner Road, Mt. Airy, MD will be holding its annual Turkey and Fried Oyster Dinner, served family-style, on November 10, 1-5pm. Bake Table will be available. Prices are adults and carry-outs $20, Children (6-12) $8. Church is handicapped accessible. For more information, call 301-829-2391.

STEM WEEK Oct 31-Nov 12. Join the park in celebrating Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math with events all week. For more info 410-461-5005.

SOLDIERS DELIGHT OPEN HOUSE Dec 1, Noon-4pm. Learn about this unique ecosystem, and experience our Scales and Tales program with activities at the Nature Center. For more info 410-461-5005.

THE KIWANIS CLUB OF ELLICOTT CITY meets Monday evenings at 6:30pm at the Bob Evans Restaurant, 4900 Beaver Run Court (off Executive Park Drive at Rte 100). Please contact Harry Slade with questions at 410-418-8218.

HOWARD COUNTY GENEALOGICAL SOCIETY HELP DESK offers a free help desk on the 3rd Saturday of the month 1-4pm at the Miller Branch Library in Ellicott City. Genealogical research help into all areas of the US and other countries is available. Call 410-381-7899.

DO YOU SUFFER FROM CHRONIC PAIN? Free Cannabis Education and Patient Registration Workshops every Tues 9-10AM/Thurs 7-8PM! We look forward to meeting you! www.trilogy.health. 443-539-7372

THE CANNABIS HOUR AT TRILOGY WELLNESS Questions about medical cannabis? Free Cannabis Education and Patient registration every Tues 9-10AM, Thurs 7-8PM. www.trilogy.health.


General Notes

US NAVY BAND COMMODORES September 30, 4:30pm, Downs Park, 8311 John Downs Loop, Pasadena, Md. Call 202-433-2525 or visit www.twitter.com/usnavyband for more info.

ST. ANDREW ORTHODOX CHURCH BULL AND OYSTER ROAST Oct 14 at Superior Catering in Baltimore, MD. Contact the church office at 410-276-3422.