27…….. Mackenzie’s Light Bereavement and Awareness Group, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Rd., Thurmont. 6:30 p.m. Thurmont Police Chief speaks on addiction related suicide. Free. 301-524-8064.
31…….. Club Costume Halloween Party, Blue Ridge Sportsmen’s Association, 3009 Waynesboro Pike, Fairfield, PA. 717-794-5404. www.brsportsmenscom.ipage.com.
31…….. Halloween Parade, Emmitsburg Lions Club, DePaul St., Emmitsburg. 7:00 p.m. Halloween Party immediately follows at Vigilant Fire Co., W. Main St., Emmitsburg. 301-447-2401.
31…….. TRUNK or TREAT at Lewistown Untied Church, 11032 Hessong Bridge Rd., Lewistown. 6:30 p.m. Hot dogs, s’mores, followed by Treats from our Trunks. Costumes are optional.
1………. Halloween Party, VFW Post 6658, N. Seton Avenue, Emmitsburg. 9:00 p.m.-1:00 a.m. Costume contest and DJ.
1………. Basket Bingo, Woodsboro Lutheran Church, Woodsboro American Legion ,101 W. Elizabeth St., Woodsboro, MD. Doors open 12:00 p.m.; Bingo 1:30 p.m. $20. Robin 301-271-3309.
1………. 1st Annual Beer & Bullets Sportsman’s Bingo, Vigilant Hose Company, 25 W. Main Street, Emmitsburg. Sponsored by VHC Auxiliary. Gun and money prizes.
1………. Holiday Bazaar, Guardian Hose Company at Thurmont Carnival Grounds, Thurmont. Crafters and Home Party Demonstrators wanted. Spaces are $25/table ($20/each additional table).
1………. Oyster, Turkey and Country Ham Dinner (buffet style), Faith United Church of Christ, 9333 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, MD. 12:00-5:30 p.m. $16/Adults; $8/ages 6-12; Free/ ages under 6. $17/Carryout. 301-271-7573.
1………. Indoor Yard Sale, Lewistown Fire Hall, 11101 Hessong Bridge Rd., Thurmont. 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Rent tables: $10/each. Food available. 240-674-4688.
1………. Annual Mountaintop Community Fall Fair & Art Show, Blue Ridge Mt. Vol. Fire Co. Fire Hall, 13063 Monterey Ln., Blue Ridge Summit, PA. 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Benefits Amanda Bowders Community Memorial Garden. Auction, entertainment by Rich Fehle, food, crafts, free magic show 1:30 p.m. Lyn Martin 717-642-5645.
1………. All-You-Can-Eat Roast Pork Dinner, Baust United Church of Christ, 2950 Old Taneytown Rd. (Rt. 932), near Taneytown, MD. Bake Table. Carryouts available. $12/ages 13 and older; $6/ages 4-12. 410-857-0416 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
1………. Turkey/Oyster Supper (served family-style), Tom’s Creek United Methodist Church, 10926 Simmons Rd., Emmitsburg. 12:00-6:00 p.m. $18/adults; $9/ages 5-10; Free/ages under 5. $19/Carryout. 301-447-3171.
1………. Holiday Bazaar, Garfield United Methodist Church, 13628 Stottlemyer Rd., Smithsburg, MD. 9:00 a.m. Features crafts, food, raffle, homemade baked goods; homemade corn, bean, vegetable and chicken soups (quarts also for sale/can be pre-ordered). 301-416-0350.
1………. Back from the Dead Cemetery Walk in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, The National Shrine of Saint Elizabeth Ann Seton in partnership with Mount Saint Mary’s. 7:00-10:00 p.m. Dramatization teaches spiritual principles of the Communion of Saints and angels. $5/contribution per person. Recommended for ages 14 and up. www.setonheritage.org.
2………. Robert L Wantz, Sr. Memorial Shotgun Shoot, Indian Lookout Conservation Club, Riffle Road, Emmtisburg. Sign up noon, shoot begins 1:00 p.m. 12 gauge and .410. Benefit Theresa M. Wantz liver transplant. Kayne Wantz 301-305-9730.
2………. Cash Bingo, Blue Ridge Sportsmen’s Association, Waynesboro Pike, Fairfield, PA. Doors open 11:00 a.m., games begin 12:45 p.m.
3………. Free Community Meal (served first Monday of each month), Graceham Moravian Church, 8231A Rocky Ridge Rd., Thurmont. 5:30-7:00 p.m. All are welcome. 301-271-2379.
3………. Foundations of Money Management 1, Emmitsburg Library, 300 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg. 1:00-2:00 p.m. Seton Center’s Pa$$port To Wealth program. Free; no need to pre-register. 301-447-6102.
4………. Flu shots at the Thurmont Senior Center. 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Bring Medicare card.
5………. NorthWestern Frederick County Civic Association Meeting, Sabillasville Elementary School, 1621-B Sabillasville Rd. (Rt. 550), Sabillasville, MD. 6:30 p.m. Mountain Fest/Car Show review. Everyone welcome.
5………. Overeaters Anonymous (www.oa.org) Weekly Meeting, Elias Lutheran Church, Pastor’s Office, 100 W. North Ave., Emmitsburg. 6:30 p.m. (every Wednesday). OA charges no dues or fees. All welcome.
6………. Meet the Chief Night, Chief Eyler & Thurmont Police Conducting Workshop: Business Burglary Prevention, Thurmont Regional Library, 76 E. Moser Rd., Thurmont. 6:00-7:45 p.m. Workshop is a pro-active way to protect you /your business.
7,8……. Noises Off presented by Thurmont Thespians, Thurmont American Legion, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. 7:30 p.m. $15/person. Reservations: 301-271-7613.
8………. Bingo Bash, Emmitsburg Vol. Ambulance Co., 17701 Creamery Road, Emmitsburg. Doors open 4:00 p.m., games begin 7:00 p.m. $35/advance, $45/door. 240-285-3184.
8………. Open House Veterans Day Celebration, Thurmont Senior Center, 806 E. Main St., Thurmont. 12:00-4:00 p.m. Honoring Thurmont and North Frederick County Veterans. Informative and entertaining. Refreshments served. 301-271-7911.
8………. Turkey PotPie Dinner, Woodsboro Lutheran Church, 101 S. Main St., Woodsboro, MD. 12:00-5:00 p.m. $12/Adults; $6/ages 6-10. Bake table; carryouts. 301-271-3309 by Nov. 5.
8………. Second Annual Fall Craft Show, Tom’s Creek United Methodist Church, 10926 Simmons Rd., Emmitsburg. 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Admission free; food available for sale. Over sixty vendors participating. 301-447-3171.
8………. Annual Bazaar, The Women’s League at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Utica, 10621 Old Frederick Rd., Thurmont. 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. Flea market, books, crafts, homemade food. Mary 301-898-8265.
8………. Men’s Auxiliary Shrimp & Chicken Feed, VFW Post 6658, 12 W. Main St., Emmitsburg. 1:00-4:00 p.m. $20/person (available at Post).
9………. Veterans Day Worship Service and Recognition, Trinity United Church of Christ, 101 East Main St., Thurmont. 11:00 a.m. Luncheon immediately following. Anyone invited to attend. Special recognition given to those currently serving & Veterans who have previously served, as well as any named persons who are deceased and had previously served. 301-271-2305.
9………. Southern Gospel Concert with Kevin Spencer, Gaither Alumni, MorningStar Family Church, 14698 Albert Staub Rd., Thurmont. 6:00 p.m. 301-271-3633.
9………. Shotgun Shooting Match, Indian Lookout, Riffle Road, Emmitsburg. 1:00 p.m.
9………. The Blue Grass Chapel Band, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 8619 Blacks Mill Rd., Creagerstown, MD. Refreshments served following music. 7:00 p.m.
9………. “Hands of a Child” Christmas Card Project, Incarnation United Church of Christ, 124 W. Main St., Emmitsburg. Service activity for children (ages 6 and up) and teens, making cards for Emmitsburg Lions Club & Seton Center Outreach to include with donations to the needy at Christmas. Can earn community service credit. Sponsored by Emmitsburg Council of Churches. 2:00-4:00 p.m. Followed by pizza party. Susan Allen 301-447-6891.
9………. Noises Off presented by Thurmont Thespians, Thurmont American Legion, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. 2:00 p.m. $15/person. Reservations: 301-271-7613.
10…….. Foundations of Money Management 2, Thurmont Regional Library, 76 East Moser Rd., Thurmont. 1:00-2:00 p.m. Seton Center’s Pa$$port To Wealth program. Free & open to public; no need to pre-register. 301-447-6102.
14…….. Crab Cake Dinner, Vigilant Hose Company, 25 W. Main Street, Emmitsburg. 4:00-7:00 p.m. CHS Safe and Sane 2015 Benefit. $15/ticket. email@example.com.
14…….. Roy Rogers Night, Thurmont Roy Rogers. 5:00-8:00 p.m. A portion of sales benefit CHS Safe and Sane 2015.
14…….. Thurmont Holiday Gallery Stroll, Main St., Thurmont. 6:00-9:00 p.m. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
14,15…. Half-price Veterans’ Sale on Household Goods/Books, Seton Center, Inc. Thrift Shop, 16840 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg. Federal or Fort Dietrich Veteran I.D. required. Nov. 14 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.; Nov. 15 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. 301-447-6102, ext. 15.
14,15…. Noises Off presented by Thurmont Thespians, Thurmont American Legion, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. 7:30 p.m. $15/person. Reservations: 301-271-7613.
15…….. Noises Off (Dinner Theater) presented by Thurmont Thespians, Thurmont American Legion, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. 6:30 p.m. show time. $35/person (dinner/show included). Reservations: 301-271-7613.
15…….. Zoo-La-La, The Faux School, 35 S. Carroll St., Frederick, MD. Benefits Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo. Models showing latest fashion & ecounters w/some animals at zoo, food & more. 7:00-10:00 p.m.; meet/greet animals 6:00-7:00 p.m. $45/person; animal meet/greet $20/child (ages 5-15). www.eventbrite.com.
15…….. Troxell: One name… One Night Concert, Catoctin High School Auditorium. 7:00 p.m. Benefit Thurmont Senior Center and CHS Music programs. Doors open 6:15 p.m. Pre-purchase tickets $10/adults 17 and up, $5/16 and under. Call 301-788-5517. Tickets at door $12/17 and up, $8/16 and under. Featuring Richard Troxell.
15…….. Fall Cash Bash, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Parish Center, 103 Church St., Thurmont. Doors open 2:00 p.m.; Games played 3:00-8:00 p.m. Tickets $25 ea. Only 500 tickets sold & must be purchased in advance. Must be 18 years old to enter/play. 301-447-2367 or 301-271-4439.
15…….. Retro-Rockets 50’s and 60’s Dance, Emmitsburg Ambulance Hall, 17701 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg. 8:00 p.m.-midnight. $15/in advance or $100 for a table of 8; $20/at door or $35/couple. Melissa Wetzel 301-447-3797. Benefits Emmitsburg Osteopathic Primary Care Center (EOPCC).
15…….. Shrimp & Chicken Feed, AMVETS Post 7, 26 Apples Church Rd., Thurmont. 4:00-7:00 p.m. Doors open 3:00 p.m. Dr. Mudcat Karaoke 8:00 p.m.-midnight. $20/person (no refunds). Purchase tickets at Post bar.
15…….. Bull & Oyster Feed, Woodsboro American Legion, Post 282, 101 W. Elizabeth St., Woodsboro, MD. Doors open 2:00 p.m. Food served 3:00-6:00 p.m. $40/person. 301-304-0497.
15…….. Thirty-One, Coach & Vera Bradley Bingo, Mother Seton School, 100 Creamery Rd., Emmitsburg, MD. Doors open 5:30 p.m.; games begin 7:00 p.m. $20/in advance; $25/at door. Snow date: Nov. 22. Rebecca 410-756-1815; MSS 301-447-3161.
15…….. Sandwich Sale, American Legion Squadron 121, 105 N. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg. 2:00-6:30 p.m. Eat in or carryout. $8/platter. 15 White Elephant Sale, American Legion Auxiliary Unit 121, 105 N. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg. 7:00 p.m.
15,16……… Art Exhibit featuring The Wonder of Winter, Art Studio, 14726 Old Frederick Rd., Rocky Ridge, MD. 2:00-5:00 p.m. Light refreshments served and raffles for special prizes. Benefits the Catoctin Forest Alliance. 301-271-4459. www.catoctinforall.org.
16…….. Noises Off presented by Thurmont Thespians, Thurmont American Legion, 8 Park Ln., Thurmont. 2:00 p.m. $15/person. Reservations: 301-271-7613.
16…….. Organ Dedication Service, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 8619 Blacks Mill Rd., Creagerstown, MD. 4:00 p.m. Featuring David Lang on organ & anthem presented by Creagerstown Community Choir. Light refreshments follow service in Parish Hall.
18…….. VFW Ladies Auxiliary’s Bingo, Vigilant Hose Co., 25 E. Main St., Emmitsburg. Doors open 5:00 p.m. Early bird games 6:50 p.m.; regular games 7:00 p.m.
21…….. Men’s Auxiliary Ham & Turkey Giveaway, 12 W. Main Street, Emmitsburg. 6:00-10:00 p.m. Meat tray chances & 50/50 drawings.
21…“Catoctin Voices” Evening of Poetry, 7:00 p.m., Holy Grounds Cafe’, Emmitsburg. Jane O’ Callaghan Edwards. Poets and public invited. Open readings precede. 301-418-3375.
22…….. Old Field Woodworking’s Christmas Open House, 13333 Graceham Rd., Thurmont. 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. 301-271-4439.
22…….. Bake Sale, Emmitsburg Jubilee. Emmitsburg Lions Club.
22…….. Country Butchering, Rocky Ridge Vol. Fire Co., 13527 Motters Station Rd., Rocky Ridge, MD. Pancake breakfast served 6:00-10:00 a.m. Place orders by Nov. 15. Cindy 301-271-4057.
22…….. Annual Christmas Bazaar, Johnsville United Methodist Parish Hall, 11106 Green Valley Rd. (Rt. 75), btw. Libertytown & Union Bridge, MD. 8:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. 410-775-7821.
22,23……… Santa’s Christmas Craft Show, Carroll County Agriculture Center, 708 Agriculture Center Dr., Westminster, MD. Nov. 22: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; Nov. 23: 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. $3/Adults; Free/ages 15 & under. Santa arrives in helicopter on Saturday (weather permitting) 11:00 a.m.
22,23…. 8th Annual Foothills Artists Studio Tour, Fairfield Valley (just over Mason-Dixon line, west of Gettysburg). Local artists in their studios. 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Foothillsartists.net.
23…….. Christmas Shopping Bazaar, Woodsboro American Legion, 101 W. Elizabeth Street, Woodsboro. 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Over 60 vendors! Raffles, food and baked goods. Visit with Santa! Call Allison 301-473-0723.
24…….. Mackenzie’s Light Bereavement and Awareness Group, Thurmont Regional Library, Moser Road, Thurmont. 6:30 p.m. Free and open to anyone. 301-524-8064.
27…….. 122nd Annual Thanksgiving Dinner, St. John’s Lutheran Church, 8619 Blacks Mill Rd., Creagerstown, MD. 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. $17/Adults; $8/ages 7-10; Free/ages under 7. $18/Carryout.
27…….. 6th Annual Emmitsburg Wattle Waddle, Town Park, Emmitsburg. 8:00 a.m.—5-mile run; 9:30 a.m.—1-mile walk. $20/adult (before 11/20); $25/adult (after 11/20). $5—1-mile walk. Free hot breakfast for runners, walkers, spectators. Benefits Seton Center, Inc. www.emmitsburgturkeytrot.com or Jenni Ryan at 240-285-5904.
30…….. Emmitsburg Community Chorus’ Annual Christmas Concert, Basilica of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Emmitsburg. 4:00 p.m.
30…….. Quiet Love Concert, MorningStar Family Church, 14698 Albert Staub Rd., Thurmont. 6:00 p.m. www.morningstarfc.org.