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Upcoming Events for Thurmont
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 May Events

12 Friday  
  6 pm Main Street Art and Wine Stroll. Stroll down Main Street and meet local artists from Frederick County. Sip wine samplings from our local wineries and listen to local entertainment on the square. Experience art and wine in Thurmont, the Gateway to the Mountains! This event is free! For more information, call 240-626-9980.
     
13 Saturday  
  9 am Red Door Boutique's Super Saturday! Looking for an outdoor market featuring local crafters, businesses and direct sales reps? Grab your friends and meet us at The Red Door Boutique in Taneytown for our monthly outdoor event....Super Saturdays! One Saturday a month through October, our parking lot is filled with talented vendors showcasing their unique products and services.

Just a sample of what is offered: Handmade candles, Jewelry, Woodcrafting, Speciality Food, Locally grown produce,Upcycled & Repurposed Items. In addition, The Red Door Boutique will have a new arrival of clothing and accessories, gift items, home decor and our expanded wedding selection.

We are always looking for quality vendors to join our Super Saturday team. If you are interested in being a vendor, call 443-331-3933 or email emily@reddoortaneytown.com for more information.
  9 am The 17th Annual Mid-Maryland Celtic Festival. Join the Scots and Celts to celebrate Scottish and Celtic heritage at the Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company Carnival Grounds, 1003 Twin Arch Road, Mount Airy.

Love the Highland Athletic Games? Imagine cheering your favorite athletes from the amphitheater-like hillside perhaps like our ancestors did so long ago. Love the bagpipe and drum bands all in kilts? Who doesn’t? Love to shop for unique Celtic items for you or a loved one? Visit the Celtic marketplace for great selections at Scottish prices. Enjoy the finest Celtic foods and drinks (Haggis, whisky, beer, mead) available, plus whisky and beer tastings! Love Celtic music and dancing and cannot resist the urge to sing out loud or dance a little jig? Three stages filled with Celtic rock, acoustic music, and traditional songs—plus a dancer’s stage.
Love the Celtic way of life? Looking for your roots? Visit Clan Village and learn about our culture and heritage. Love to make a difference? Honor wounded warriors and veterans and support our Designated Charity: Platoon 22—to win the war against veteran suicides— www.Platoon22.org

Ticket Prices: $15 advance tickets (on-line); $20 at the gate; $15 Active Duty Military with ID. Children 12 years old and under FREE.

For more information call 240-818-8283 or email marianne@mmelliott.com or darlingkathryn@hotmail.com
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  10 am Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. Adult Terrarium Workshop. Stop in as you are able! Fill a glass terrarium with succulents, mosses and stones to create a lovely terrarium for your home. Price will be determined by the retail cost of the container and plants you select, plus a nominal fee for stones, moss and soil. Multiple options available, for multiple budgets. Total cost as low as $10 to “the sky’s the limit”! No registration necessary – stop in as you are able. We hope to see you there! For more information call 717-677-8412 or visit www.hollabaughbros.com.
  10 am Hollabaugh Bros. Mother’s Day Paint-a-Pot Event. Children of all ages are invited to join us for our Mother’s Day event. Paint a clay pot, fill it with a fresh flower and make a handmade card for Mom, to make her feel loved and appreciated on her special day. Pop in any time between 10:00am and 2:00pm to participate, and leave Mom at home if you want to keep it a secret!
Cost: $10 per child. For more information call 717-677-8412.
  10 am Frederick County Master Gardeners spring seminar: Planting the Home Vegetable Garden. Join us in the Demonstration Garden for a hands-on experience. We will demonstrate and discuss what a typical family plot includes, square-foot gardening, companion planting, and basic IPM (integrated pest management). Learn some tried and true techniques for a successful garden.
Register online using the links below; or find links on our website (http://extension.umd.edu/frederick-county/home-gardening/mg-happenings); or call 301-600-1595.
  noon Creagerstown Community Dinner - St. John's Lutheran Church Parish House. Menu includes: fried chicken and country ham, slippery chicken pot pie and slippery ham pot pie, creamed peas, harvard beets, creamy cole slaw, fruit cocktail and cake, served family style. Adults $16, ages 6 to 10 $7, children under six eat free. carry outs $17, pot pie $5, There will be a baked goods and a fancy table. The proceeds will benefit the Cemetery up-keep and lights. For more information call  301-667-4380.
     
14 Sunday  
  4 pm Music Gettysburg! presents: Gettysburg Chamber Orchestra. Celebrating its 20th anniversary with nothing but Brahms, the GCO brings back violinist Tessa Lark for the Violin Concerto and concludes with the 2nd Symphony.For more information call 717-338-3000 x2197.
     
15 Monday
  9:30 am Mother Seton School Fine Arts Chorale and Band Performance. You’re invited to come listen to the musical talents of our performance band and chorus. For more information, call 301-447-3161 or visit www.mothersetonschool.org.
     
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20 Saturday  
  7 am Gettysburg Outdoor Antique Show! More than 120 antique dealers and collectors from the North and the South will converge on Gettysburg.

Sprawling out from Gettysburg’s historic Lincoln Square, the antique event is billed as a “buyers and sellers” paradise, with high quality antiques and collectibles. Items range from primitive cupboards, sideboards, benches, farm tables, and wooden boxes, to lamps, coins, pattern glass, art glass, Depression-era glass, and ironstone. You will also find clocks, gold jewelry, rings, pictures, pocket knives, bottles, old toys, crocks, jugs, old linens, lace, dolls, pocket watches, old guns, holiday collectibles, postcards, and country farm items. Brand name pieces of Heisey, Cambridge, Fostoria, R.S. Prussia, Limoges, Haviland, Rockwood, Roseville, and carnival glass will also be featured.

The event is held on Carlisle, Chambersburg, Baltimore and York Streets, along with Lincoln Square, all in Historic Downtown Gettysburg. The show is held rain or shine.

For more information, visit http://www.gettysburgretailmerchants.com/
  8 am Gettysburg Garden Club's Spring Plant Sale. The sale will feature a wide variety of perennials from member’s gardens, succulents, herbs and garden related items. Proceeds will be used to purchase plants for Lincoln Square flower gardens and to fund scholarships for Adams County students majoring in horticulture-related studies. The Gettysburg Garden Club is a 501(c) (3) organization affiliated with the Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania and National Garden Clubs, Incorporated. For more information visit http://www.gettysburggardenclub.com/
  10 am Frederick County Master Gardeners spring seminar: How to Garden in Containers and More! Find out what types of containers and alternate growing mediums can be used for your plantings. We will cover selection of plants; sizing the container to the plants; proper planting, care and maintenance; and location of containers to meet your plants’ needs. We will visit the Demo Garden for planting steps. Register online using the links below; or find links on our website (http://extension.umd.edu/frederick-county/home-gardening/mg-happenings); or call 301-600-1595.
  10 am Catoctin Mountain Park spring program: Mountain Laurel Hikes. Park Ranger Ron Harvey will lead a hike in search of the best patches of Mountain Laurel at Catoctin Mountain Park. Meet at the Thurmont Vista Parking Lot. Discover where Mountain Laurel likes to grow and why it is one of America’s most loved native shrubs. This program is free and open to the public. For more information call 301-663-9388 or email peggie_gaul@nps.gov.
     
21 Sunday  
  3 pm Adams County Water Garden Club meeting. Attention all Adams and York County water garden and pond enthusiasts, bring your questions to the meeting. This month's feature is our annual Plant Swap. Bring landscape or pond plants to share, as well as fish if you are 'thinning' your pond. Bring a chair and a dish to share. Call for location and information: 717-259-7206.
     
22 Monday  
  6 pm Mother Seton School Carnival. Sponsored by Mother Seton School and located at 100 Creamery Road, Emmitsburg, MD. Rides, games, food, and entertainment available each night. An annual tradition in Emmitsburg. Come and join the fun! Monday is Alumni Night (rain date Tuesday). MSS alumni who check in receive a special gift and may enter to win a door prize. For more information, visit www.mothersetonschool.org.
  6:30 pm Mackenzie's Light, a drug awareness support group will meet at the
Thurmont Regional Library. A representative of the Thurmont Police Dept. will speak & lead discussion. Anyone impacted by family drug abuse is welcome. Call 301-524-8064 or go to Facebook for more information.
     
23 Tuesday
6 pm Hollabaugh Bro's presents kids cooking class - Strawberries are the Star! For kids ages 8-13
Learn to jazz up our fresh strawberries 3 different ways: Create a smoothie, dipped chocolate strawberries and a delicious strawberry dessert! Cost is $30 per kid, per class (due at registration) and includes all supplies – all you need to bring is you! Registration is required – so call 717-677-8412 today.
6 pm Mother Seton School Carnival. Sponsored by Mother Seton School and located at 100 Creamery Road, Emmitsburg, MD. Rides, games, food, and entertainment available each night. An annual tradition in Emmitsburg. Come and join the fun! Monday is Alumni Night (rain date Tuesday). MSS alumni who check in receive a special gift and may enter to win a door prize. For more information, visit www.mothersetonschool.org.
  
24 Wed
  6 pm Mother Seton School Carnival. Sponsored by Mother Seton School and located at 100 Creamery Road, Emmitsburg, MD. Rides, games, food, and entertainment available each night. An annual tradition in Emmitsburg. Come and join the fun! Monday is Alumni Night (rain date Tuesday). MSS alumni who check in receive a special gift and may enter to win a door prize. For more information, visit www.mothersetonschool.org.
     
25 Thursday
  6 pm Hollabaugh Bros presents adult planter class. Join us to create a lovely planter full of annuals to display on your front step! Our gardening experts will walk you through each step, explaining which plants will do well in your yard’s sun/shade conditions and also, which plants visually complement each other nicely. Cost: $40 for one 12″ pot/planter OR $70 for two. Cost of soil and selected plants included in registration price. Registration is required – so call 717-677-8412 today.
  6 pm Mother Seton School Carnival. Sponsored by Mother Seton School and located at 100 Creamery Road, Emmitsburg, MD. Rides, games, food, and entertainment available each night. An annual tradition in Emmitsburg. Come and join the fun! Monday is Alumni Night (rain date Tuesday). MSS alumni who check in receive a special gift and may enter to win a door prize. For more information, visit www.mothersetonschool.org.
  7 pm Hollabaugh Bros presents adult cooking class - Scrumptious strawberry desserts. Take advantage of peak strawberry season by learning several delicious dessert recipes that are sure to delight your family! Cost is $30/person/class (due at registration) and includes all supplies – all you need to bring is you! Registration is required, so call 717-677-8412 today!
     
26 Friday  
  6 pm Mother Seton School Carnival. Sponsored by Mother Seton School and located at 100 Creamery Road, Emmitsburg, MD. Rides, games, food, and entertainment available each night. An annual tradition in Emmitsburg. Come and join the fun! Monday is Alumni Night (rain date Tuesday). MSS alumni who check in receive a special gift and may enter to win a door prize. For more information, visit www.mothersetonschool.org.
  7:30 pm The Myersville-Wolfsville Area Historical Society will sponsor a free PowerPoint presentation exploring the rich history of the presidential retreat at Camp David. The program is open to the public, free of charge, and will be followed by a social hour with refreshments. The event will be held at the Myersville Fire Hall in Myersville, MD.

This presentation will trace the fascinating 75-year history of Camp David, detailing the day-to-day activities of its occupants and the momentous decisions and events which have taken place there. In addition to anecdotes about the chief executives and their families, highlights include FDR’s wartime deliberations with Winston Churchill, Eisenhower’s talks with Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev, Nixon’s intense days at Camp David during the Watergate crisis, and Carter’s successful efforts to piece together the Camp David Accords with Anwar Sadat and Menachim Begin. For more information, call 301-926-4613 or email Juliacarlson@gmail.com.
     
27 Saturday  
  8 am Strawberry Festival at Hollabaugh’s! Join us for our strawberry festival on Memorial Day weekend! Fresh Strawberry Sundaes, Strawberry Pies, Strawberries n’ Shortcake, Strawberry activities for the kids…it’s ALL strawberries, all weekend! Hope to see you there!
  6 pm Mother Seton School Carnival. Sponsored by Mother Seton School and located at 100 Creamery Road, Emmitsburg, MD. Rides, games, food, and entertainment available each night. An annual tradition in Emmitsburg. Come and join the fun! Monday is Alumni Night (rain date Tuesday). MSS alumni who check in receive a special gift and may enter to win a door prize. For more information, visit www.mothersetonschool.org.
     
28 Sunday  
  11 am Catoctin Mountain Park spring program: Wildflowers to Ferns – Park Volunteer Day. Despres will introduce participants to the blooming flowers, captivating ferns, and other prominent vegetation along the Brown’s Farm Trail in Catoctin Mountain Park. Meet at the Owens Creek Picnic Area. This program is free and open to the public. For more information call 301-663-9388 or email peggie_gaul@nps.gov.
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Strawberry Festival at Hollabaugh’s! Join us for our strawberry festival on Memorial Day weekend! Fresh Strawberry Sundaes, Strawberry Pies, Strawberries n’ Shortcake, Strawberry activities for the kids…it’s ALL strawberries, all weekend! Hope to see you there!
     
29 Monday  
  2 pm 150th Memorial Day Parade and Ceremonies. The Gettysburg Joint Veterans Memorial Day Commission would like to announce that the 150th Annual Memorial Day parade and ceremony in Gettysburg. This is a great way to remember and honor those men and women who died while serving our country. The 150th Annual Gettysburg Memorial Day parade and ceremony is one of the oldest continuing ceremonies in the country.

The Memorial Day Parade will begin at Lefever Street in Gettysburg and head northeast to Middle Street; turn west on East Middle Street and south on Baltimore Street to the Soldiers’ National Cemetery. The Memorial Day Ceremony will take place at 3 p.m. at the Rostrum in the Soldiers’ National Cemetery.
  7:30 pm Memorial Day Remembrance in Music. Join area musicians as they offer a free concert to remember the sacrifices of America’s fallen soldiers. Hosted by the Cumberland Valley School of Music (CVSM), the open-air concert will be held at the Chambersburg Memorial Park band shell. The concert will include a flag-folding ceremony to honor America’s veterans, and during the musical selection the "Armed Forces Salute," those who have served, or are currently serving, in the military will be recognized.

Musical selections will reflect the richness of patriotic, American music and include songs that evoke pride in America and in the ideals that bring all Americans together: freedom, equality, hope, and justice. Featuring the CVSM Community Symphonic Band and Community Choir, the concert will open with the National Anthem and include other favorites such as John Philip Sousa’s Stars and Stripes Forever, the Battle Hymn of the Republic, and Aaron Copland’s The Promise of Living. CVSM instructor and accomplished flute and saxophone player, Timothy Gotwald will conduct the band. The community choir will join the band to sing three of the day’s selections. Conducted by Rob Gowing, the choir consists of more than 40 community members ranging in age from teens to seniors. The band and chorus are people from the local community who love music and want to share music with their neighbors.

The concert is outdoors. So, bring blankets and lawn chairs. Bring the family and kids, and enjoy a picnic and an evening of music out in the open. In case of rain, the concert will be moved to the Chambersburg Area Senior High School Auditorium. Please check the CVSM website and Facebook page for weather-related updates on the day of the concert.
     
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 June Events

1 Thursday  
     
2 Friday  
  6 pm Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. will be hosting a Kids’ Date Night with Mom or Dad, featuring a family-friendly Comedy/Magic Show from “Insanity Factor” followed by yummy snacks and great music!! Show you kiddo (or kiddos!) how important they are to you, by spending a fun night out together! Cost: $30 per “couple” (Parent/Child), $40 for Parent + 2 kids OR $50 for the whole family (max of 5 people). We hope to see you there! For more information call 717-677-8412 or register online by visiting www.hollabaughbros.com.
  7 pm 24th Annual Frederick Festival of the Arts. This event is held along Carroll Creek Linear Park in the heart of Historic downtown Frederick. This juried fine arts venue invites discerning art-lovers from across the country. The festival is committed to presenting the finest national artists bringing the best of quality fine art, exceptional musical talents, and plenty of food and beverages for all to enjoy! Join the high caliber celebration!

For more information, call 301.662.4190.
     
3 Saturday  
  9 am National Trails Day at Cunningham Falls State Park - William Houck Area. Free and open to the public

For more information, call 301-271-7574.
  10 am 24th Annual Frederick Festival of the Arts. This event is held along Carroll Creek Linear Park in the heart of Historic downtown Frederick. This juried fine arts venue invites discerning art-lovers from across the country. The festival is committed to presenting the finest national artists bringing the best of quality fine art, exceptional musical talents, and plenty of food and beverages for all to enjoy! Join the high caliber celebration!

For more information, call 301.662.4190.
     
4 Sunday  
  11 am 24th Annual Frederick Festival of the Arts. This event is held along Carroll Creek Linear Park in the heart of Historic downtown Frederick. This juried fine arts venue invites discerning art-lovers from across the country. The festival is committed to presenting the finest national artists bringing the best of quality fine art, exceptional musical talents, and plenty of food and beverages for all to enjoy! Join the high caliber celebration!

For more information, call 301.662.4190.
     
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8 Thursday  
    20th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Brass Band Festival. The 2017 brass festival will be held on the Main Stage at the Lutheran Seminary with the Adams County Community Band and The Gettysburg Big Band.

This free event is organized by volunteers in partnership with the Lutheran Seminary Music, Gettysburg! Concert Series, Destination Gettysburg and the Gettysburg Times. For more information call 717-334-4576 or visit www.gettysburgbrassbandfestival.com

A full afternoon and evening of music begins at noon, Saturday June 10th on the Gettysburg Tours Main Stage and Hill Unger Stage on the historic grounds of the Lutheran Theological Seminary on Seminary Ridge. The festival hosts several North American Brass Band Association Champions (NABBA) including the 2017 National Champion, New Jersey’s Atlantic Brass Band and 2017 North American Brass Band Association Section 2 Champion, the Rockville Brass Band! Past Champions include the Chesapeake Brass Band (Delaware) and Spires Brass Band (Maryland). Also included in Saturday’s lineup, Benfield Brass Band from Maryland, the Brass of the Potomac from Virginia, the Syracuse University Brass Ensemble and the Dixieland Express from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The Gettysburg Brass Band Festival closes with the moving “Taps” Tribute as buglers bring honor from historic sites on the Gettysburg battlefield.

A popular part of the GBBF is the Instrument Petting Zoo where youngsters of all ages get the opportunity to try brass instruments. A Bugle School will also be held during the weekend along with the ever-popular Saturday Brass Picnic; delicious food and beer will be available onsite for purchase.
 

     
9 Friday  
    20th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Brass Band Festival. The Gettysburg Brass, Hanover Lancers Alumni Drum and Bugle Corps, Ante Bellum Marine Band and others perform Friday evening, June 9th at various locations around the town of Gettysburg.

This free event is organized by volunteers in partnership with the Lutheran Seminary Music, Gettysburg! Concert Series, Destination Gettysburg and the Gettysburg Times. For more information call 717-334-4576 or visit www.gettysburgbrassbandfestival.com

     
10 Saturday  
  8 am MorningStar Family Church's fourth annual Giveaway Day in Thurmont. For those of you who are new to this event, it's just like a yard sale except every item is absolutely free! This event is open to the general public. No dealers, retailers, or wholesalers. Nothing is for resale. The event and items are for those who have a need. We are accepting donations through June 7, 2017. If you have any questions, email us at contact@morningstarfc.org
  noon 20th Anniversary of the Gettysburg Brass Band Festival. A full afternoon and evening of music on the Gettysburg Tours Main Stage and Hill Unger Stage on the historic grounds of the Lutheran Theological Seminary on Seminary Ridge. The festival hosts several North American Brass Band Association Champions (NABBA) including the 2017 National Champion, New Jersey’s Atlantic Brass Band and 2017 North American Brass Band Association Section 2 Champion, the Rockville Brass Band! Past Champions include the Chesapeake Brass Band (Delaware) and Spires Brass Band (Maryland). Also included in Saturday’s lineup, Benfield Brass Band from Maryland, the Brass of the Potomac from Virginia, the Syracuse University Brass Ensemble and the Dixieland Express from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. The Gettysburg Brass Band Festival closes with the moving “Taps” Tribute as buglers bring honor from historic sites on the Gettysburg battlefield.

A popular part of the GBBF is the Instrument Petting Zoo where youngsters of all ages get the opportunity to try brass instruments. A Bugle School will also be held during the weekend along with the ever-popular Saturday Brass Picnic; delicious food and beer will be available onsite for purchase.
  1 pm Hollabaugh Bros., Inc hosts - Ladies’ Summer “Luau-themed” Tea.and craft mini-workshop to celebrate the beginning of summer. We’ll start with an informal tea, featuring delicious recipes and baked goods. After we have time to chat with your friends and new acquaintances, we’ll conclude our gathering by creating a craft to add a touch of the season to your home. Join us for a fun, relaxing time with your friends…and make a new friend or two! Cost is $30 per person, and payment is required at the time of registration. To register, call 717-677-8412 or visit www.hollabaughbros.com to register online!
     
11 Sunday  
  2 pm Music, Gettysburg! presents - American Songbook.Wayne Hill, Michael Matsinko and special guests return, this time presenting the greatest hits of Irving Berlin and Jerome Kern, plus the melodies of WW2. Music Gettysburg is a premier concert series featuring international, regional and local musical artists for the greater south central Pennsylvania region. Concerts are free and open to the public thanks to support for the series that comes from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, from businesses and from many individuals. For more information call 717-338-3000 or visit www.musicgettysburg.org/
     
12 Monday
  4 pm Taneytown Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. Rides open at 7 pm, shows start at 7:30 pm. Ride all night one price. Dinners will be served buffet style. Hot chicken sandwiches and ham. For more information call 410-596-4994.
  6:30 pm Mackenzie's Light bereavement & drug awareness groups invite the public to a free picnic at the Thurmont Community Park Large Pavilion.This event is instead of the regular monthly meetings of each group. Food, activities & displays are planned for the evening. Anyone impacted by family loss or drug abuse is welcome.Call 301-524-8064 or 240-288-1300 for more information.
     
13 Tuesday
  4 pm Taneytown Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. Rides open at 7 pm, shows start at 7:30 pm. Ride all night one price. Dinners will be served buffet style. Meat loaf and hot chicken sandwiches. For more information call 410-596-4994.
     
14 Wednesday  
  9 am Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. to host 2017 “Read, Learn, Grow!” summer program series. The Hollabaugh family would like to welcome our young friends, ages 3-8, to join us for our summer “Read, Learn, Grow” program -- Wednesdays, from June 14th – August 2nd, with two start times: 9:00am and 10:30am.
Kids (ages 3-8) who participate in our Read, Learn, Grow program will: Enjoy story time each Wednesday morning with books on farming, fruits, veggies, insects and more; Immerse themselves on the farm, visiting different areas pertinent to the book of the week; Participate in an activity and take home something special each week – from hand-picked fruit to a handmade craft; Learn not only about agriculture, but also how fun it is to read! Cost: $6 per child, per week; no registration required. Held rain or shine! For more information call 717-677-8412 or visit our website at www. hollabaughbros.com.
  4 pm Taneytown Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. Rides open at 7 pm, shows start at 7:30 pm. Ride all night one price. Dinners will be served buffet style. Hot roast beef sandwiches and lasagna. For more information call 410-596-4994.
     
15 Thursday  
  4 pm Taneytown Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. Rides open at 7 pm, shows start at 7:30 pm. Ride all night one price. Dinners will be served buffet style. Fried chicken and hot roast beef sandwiches. For more information call 410-596-4994.
  6:30 pm Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. will be hosting an “Orchard Photo Walk” for photographers of all experience levels, through our beautiful orchards and farmland. Enjoy a stroll on a warm, summer evening, capturing photos of the beauty of our orchards! Bring your camera and walking shoes, and join us for “National Nature Photography Day”. An experienced photographer will guide you on a stroll through our orchards, providing tips and techniques so you can capture the most beautiful photos possible! Cost: $20 per person. Registration is required, so call 717-677-8412 today or register online by visiting www.hollabaughbros.com. Amateurs welcome! We hope to see you there!
     
16 Friday  
  9 am 6th annual Emergency Services Golf Tournament
to benefit the Fairfield and Fountaindale Volunteer Fire Departments. The event will be taking place at the Carroll Valley Golf Course at Liberty Mountain.

Shot gun start at 9:15 AM with a 4 person scramble format.
$70 per player (Includes cart, green fees, refreshments on the course and catered lunch after the tournament). there will be numerous team and individual prizes. Registration deadline: June 12, 2017. To register your team call Sarah Ginn at 717-729-1998.
  4 pm Taneytown Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. Rides open at 7 pm, shows start at 7:30 pm. Ride all night one price. Dinners will be served buffet style. Hot chicken sandwiches and ham. For more information call 410-596-4994.
     
17 Saturday  
  8 am New Oxford 61st Annual Antique Market & Craft Show on the Historic Center Square and Surrounding Streets. This is the  longest continuous running antique show in the Country. 200 Quality Dealers and Many Permanent Shops. Event is sponsored by The New Oxford Area Chamber of Commerce and is free to the public. For more information, call 717-624-2800.
  9 am Springfield Manor Winery & Distiller Lavender Festival. Join us for a day in the lavender field. Enjoy picturesque views, vendors, live music, food, wine, and handcrated distilled spirits. Relax in the fragrant field, photograph the scenery, and shop the artisan vendors. Gifts, plants, fresh & dried lavender, and cut your own bundles will be available for purchase.
All adults and children over 2 years of age require tickets. Ticket covers a single day entry to festival. Advanced ticket purchase required. All ticket sales are final and event will be held rain or shine. Space is limited - purchase your ticket today.

Ticket Options:
Festival Entry- ticket includes entry into festival.
Lunch ticket- includes entry to festival as well as lavender luncheon includng lavender chicken salad croissant, grapes, chips, lavender lemonade, & lavender cookie. For vegetarian option (lavender vinaigrette salad) please purchase your ticket then email valerie@springfieldmanor.com to reserve a vegetarian meal.
  4 pm Taneytown Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. Rides open at 7 pm, shows start at 7:30 pm. Ride all night one price. Dinners will be served buffet style. Hot chicken sandwiches and ham. Big cash drawing - win $2000 for first prize. For more information call 410-596-4994.
     
18 Sunday  
  9 am Springfield Manor Winery & Distiller Lavender Festival. Join us for a day in the lavender field. Enjoy picturesque views, vendors, live music, food, wine, and handcrated distilled spirits. Relax in the fragrant field, photograph the scenery, and shop the artisan vendors. Gifts, plants, fresh & dried lavender, and cut your own bundles will be available for purchase.
All adults and children over 2 years of age require tickets. Ticket covers a single day entry to festival. Advanced ticket purchase required. All ticket sales are final and event will be held rain or shine. Space is limited - purchase your ticket today.

Ticket Options:
Festival Entry- ticket includes entry into festival.
Lunch ticket- includes entry to festival as well as lavender luncheon includng lavender chicken salad croissant, grapes, chips, lavender lemonade, & lavender cookie. For vegetarian option (lavender vinaigrette salad) please purchase your ticket then email valerie@springfieldmanor.com to reserve a vegetarian meal.
     
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20 Tuesday
  
21 Wed
  9 am Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. to host 2017 “Read, Learn, Grow!” summer program series. The Hollabaugh family would like to welcome our young friends, ages 3-8, to join us for our summer “Read, Learn, Grow” program -- Wednesdays, from June 14th – August 2nd, with two start times: 9:00am and 10:30am.
Kids (ages 3-8) who participate in our Read, Learn, Grow program will: Enjoy story time each Wednesday morning with books on farming, fruits, veggies, insects and more; Immerse themselves on the farm, visiting different areas pertinent to the book of the week; Participate in an activity and take home something special each week – from hand-picked fruit to a handmade craft; Learn not only about agriculture, but also how fun it is to read! Cost: $6 per child, per week; no registration required. Held rain or shine! For more information call 717-677-8412 or visit our website at www. hollabaughbros.com.
  6 pm Join the Penn State Master Gardeners of Adams County on the following Wednesday evenings, June through September at the Ag Center, 670 Old Harrisburg Road, Gettysburg, to learn about the plants in our gardens. There is no fee
for this garden tour! Come enjoy our gardens and get ideas for your own landscape! For more information call 717-334-6271.
     
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24 Saturday  
  all day PA Cider Fest. Taste the best of Pennsylvania's ciders at this exciting festival. Live music, demos, samples, food and shopping are waiting for you in Pennsylvania's apple country. Home to over 30 cideries and ranked 4th in the country for apple production, Pennsylvania is celebrating cider in a big way with a statewide festival. Saturday's festival will welcome cider makers from all over the state to showcase their ciders, provide samples and to sell product to ticket holders. Activities will include special seminars from cider experts focusing on apple pressing, cider apples, cider pairing and tasting tips. With live music and orchard tours, Adams County orchards will offer a picturesque backdrop to taste the finest PA-produced ciders. Taking place rain or shine (no refunds), the festival will also feature foods for purchase from local food trucks and vendors.

Festival transportation will be provided and accommodation packages are available. For more information call 717-334-4888 or visit http://www.paciderfest.com/
     
25 Sunday  
     
26 Monday  
  6 pm Harney Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. New this year come and ride the Mechanical Bull Ride. Dining Hall doors open for Dinner at 4:30 p.m. in our air conditioner hall and outside Food Stands open up at 6:00 pm. Inflatable Rides, pay one price for rides every night and they open up Mon - Thurs 6:30 - 10:30 pm. and Fri & Sat 6:30 - 11:00 pm. Our entertainment runs from 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. nightly. Weekly nightly Bingo all week in air condition.
Chances on Big Money Drawing for Fire company and ladies Auxiliary!!!
     
27 Tuesday  
  6 pm Harney Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. New this year come and ride the Mechanical Bull Ride. Dining Hall doors open for Dinner at 4:30 p.m. in our air conditioner hall and outside Food Stands open up at 6:00 pm. Inflatable Rides, pay one price for rides every night and they open up Mon - Thurs 6:30 - 10:30 pm. and Fri & Sat 6:30 - 11:00 pm. Our entertainment runs from 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. nightly. Weekly nightly Bingo all week in air condition.
Chances on Big Money Drawing for Fire company and ladies Auxiliary!!!
     
28 Wed  
  9 am Hollabaugh Bros., Inc. to host 2017 “Read, Learn, Grow!” summer program series. The Hollabaugh family would like to welcome our young friends, ages 3-8, to join us for our summer “Read, Learn, Grow” program -- Wednesdays, from June 14th – August 2nd, with two start times: 9:00am and 10:30am.
Kids (ages 3-8) who participate in our Read, Learn, Grow program will: Enjoy story time each Wednesday morning with books on farming, fruits, veggies, insects and more; Immerse themselves on the farm, visiting different areas pertinent to the book of the week; Participate in an activity and take home something special each week – from hand-picked fruit to a handmade craft; Learn not only about agriculture, but also how fun it is to read! Cost: $6 per child, per week; no registration required. Held rain or shine! For more information call 717-677-8412 or visit our website at www. hollabaughbros.com.
  6 pm Harney Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. New this year come and ride the Mechanical Bull Ride. Dining Hall doors open for Dinner at 4:30 p.m. in our air conditioner hall and outside Food Stands open up at 6:00 pm. Inflatable Rides, pay one price for rides every night and they open up Mon - Thurs 6:30 - 10:30 pm. and Fri & Sat 6:30 - 11:00 pm. Our entertainment runs from 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. nightly. Weekly nightly Bingo all week in air condition.
Chances on Big Money Drawing for Fire company and ladies Auxiliary!!!
     
29 Thursday
  6 pm Harney Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. New this year come and ride the Mechanical Bull Ride. Dining Hall doors open for Dinner at 4:30 p.m. in our air conditioner hall and outside Food Stands open up at 6:00 pm. Inflatable Rides, pay one price for rides every night and they open up Mon - Thurs 6:30 - 10:30 pm. and Fri & Sat 6:30 - 11:00 pm. Our entertainment runs from 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. nightly. Weekly nightly Bingo all week in air condition.
Chances on Big Money Drawing for Fire company and ladies Auxiliary!!!
     
30 Friday  
  6 pm Harney Volunteer Fire Company Carnival. New this year come and ride the Mechanical Bull Ride. Dining Hall doors open for Dinner at 4:30 p.m. in our air conditioner hall and outside Food Stands open up at 6:00 pm. Inflatable Rides, pay one price for rides every night and they open up Mon - Thurs 6:30 - 10:30 pm. and Fri & Sat 6:30 - 11:00 pm. Our entertainment runs from 7:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. nightly. Weekly nightly Bingo all week in air condition.
Chances on Big Money Drawing for Fire company and ladies Auxiliary!!!