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Harriet Chapel in Thurmont will again hold its delightful Sarah’s Garden Social on Saturday and Sunday, May 6-7, 2017. The event was created as a memorial tribute to young Sarah Chandler, whose ashes are buried in the church’s Memorial Garden. This garden-themed event offers beautiful plants and flowers, great food, baked goods, live music, demonstrations, and much more. For more information call Harriet Chapel at 301-271-4554 and view the advertisement on page 10.

Mark your calendars for the 7th Annual His Place Car Show on Saturday, May 6, 2017. Event features raffle, door prizes, food, music, and more. Three awards each for five categories: cars, trucks, hot rods, motorcycles, and tuner cars. View the advertisement on page 18 for more information.

Plan a perfect night for Mother’s Day weekend at the Thurmont Art & Wine Stroll on Friday, May 12, 2017, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Entertainment will be on the square by Paul Zelenka. Wine tastings from local wineries. View the advertisement on page 23 for more information.

The YMCA of Frederick County will host day camps and residential camp programs this summer at Camp West Mar. Online registration is available at See the advertisement on page 43 for more details.

Thurmont Lions Club is holding a Cash Bingo on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at the Guardian Hose Company Activities Building in Thurmont. Event features king tut, tip jars, specials, door prizes, and much more. View the advertisement on page 10 for more information.

Frederick County Parks & Recreation is offering many fun programs and camps this summer, including Club Scientific Camp, Sports Discovery Camp, Beach Volleyball Camp, and many more. View the advertisement on page 32 for more information.

The Guardian Hose Company is sponsoring a Flower Sale & Chicken BBQ on Mother’s Day weekend, May 12-13, 2017, at the Fire Station on N. Church Street in Thurmont. The event features large assortment of hanging baskets and potted plants. Chicken BBQ starts at 10:00 a.m. both days. View the advertisement on page 20 for more information.

Don’t miss Thurmont’s Shop N’ Sip on Saturday, May 27, 2017, starting at 10:00 a.m. Event features shop n’ sip specials at each participating business. View the advertisement on page 24 for more information.