Community Circle


All day Saturday & Sunday you are invited to the Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival. For more information visit

Sunday checkout the Gospel Concert at Deerfield United Methodist Church in Sabillasville at 2 p.m. featuring the Keystone State Quartet.

Sunday St. John’s Union Church in Creagerstown invites you to a special afternoon of music at 3 p.m. with refreshments following. For more information call 301-898-9898.

Monday is Free Movie Day with Driving Miss Daisy at the Thurmont Senior Ctr from 1-3 p.m.

Tuesday kids and families preparing for the new school year can find help at the Annual Catoctin Community School Supply Program being held at Graceham Moravian Church from 9 a.m.-7 p.m. This program is sponsored by area churches and organizations in Emmitsburg, Lewistown, Rocky Ridge, Sabillasville & Thurmont and benefits all the Catoctin Feeder Schools.

Tuesday the Clothes Closet at Thurmont United Methodist Church opens once again from 10-11:30 a.m.

Tuesday through Saturday the Thurmont Ambulance Co. invites you to their carnival at the Thurmont Event Complex on Strafford Dr. with rides, games, raffles, live music, nightly buffet & more.

Thursday checkout the Annual Thurmont Senior Center Picnic at the Large Pavilion in the Thurmont Town Park which begins at 11 a.m. Bring a covered dish or dessert to share or pay $6. For more information, call 301-271-7911.

Thursday the Catoctin Forest Alliance continues with their Speaker Series featuring Wildlife in the Neighborhood at the Thurmont Regional Library with Maryland Park Service Naturalist Mollie Kemp from 7- 9 p.m.

Saturday checkout the Strawberry Festival at Grace Rocky Hill Lutheran Church on Coppermine Rd. in Woodsboro featuring music by the Rivers Bend Band at 4 p.m.

Saturday there will be BBQ & Bluegrass at 9190 Church St in Union Bridge from 6-10 p.m. The cost is $25/person for more information call 301-898-5111

Sunday enjoy Music on the Deck with the The Knuckle Dusters at the Thurmont Regional Library from 2-3:30 p.m.

Sunday get ready for school at the Backpack Blessing for St. Elizabeth Ann Seton’s Birthday at The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton in Emmitsburg at 2:30 p.m. Students of all ages and faiths are welcome to bring their backpacks. There will be an end-of-summer celebration following the service. For more information, call 301-447-6606 or go online to

Sunday the Thurmont Ladies Auxiliary of the Guardian Hose Co. invite you to their 7’s Car & Truck Show at the Activities Bldg. on the carnival grounds in Thurmont from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information call Betty at 717-331-1510.

Sunday at 3pm The Men’s Club at St. Mary’s Church on Tract Road in Fairfield will be holding an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner in the parish hall. Dinner includes, spaghetti, meatballs, sausage, salad, bread stick, drinks and dessert. The cost is $8 for adults, $5 for children 6 to 12 and under 6 free. For more information call 717-642-8815

Sunday evening as summer winds down checkout the summer concert series at 7pm at the Baker Park bandshell with The Rock and Roll Relics playing the hits of the 50’s and 60’s.

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