Community Calendar

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Date Event Description Time / Location

Chaise Lounge @ The Opera House in Shepherdstown

Washington DC Jazz sextet, Chaise Lounge, has dazzled crowds at venues large and small, from the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC to the storied Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood California.  

Their one- of- a-kind sound, a mix of red-hot jazz, singer/songwriter folk and circa 1962 lounge, has made them one of the most popular live acts in the mid-Atlantic region and has their albums to top-20 rankings on the national CMJ Jazz chart.  

The band's own tagline sums up its appeal: "Equal parts dry wit and dry martini".

Come enjoy their show on September 5th at 8pm.  

For ticket information please visit online at www.operahouselive.com

INFO 8pm., The Opera House in Shepherdstown131 W. German Street Shepherdstown, WV 25443

Old-Fashioned Pancake Breakfast

Meadow Branch Church of the Brethren, at the corner of Rt. 140 and Royer Road in Westminster, is having our first Old-Fashioned Pancake Breakfast of the 2015 fall season Saturday, September 12 from 6 a.m to 10 a.m. You won't want to miss the best pancakes in town and our wonderful homemade treats! We'll be serving 3 types of pancakes - oatmeal, buckwheat and buttermilk - as well as scrambled eggs, sausage, home fries, biscuits, puddings, sausage gravy, stewed apples, hominy, and hot and cold beverages. We will also have a bake table and craft table. The suggested donation is $8.00 for anyone over 12 and $3.00 for children 6-12. Children under 5 eat free! Mark your calender's for our future breakfasts in 2015 on the second Saturday of the month, October through December. For more information, call the church at 410-848-7478.

INFO 6:00 am - 10:00 am, Meadow Branch Church of the Brethren, 818 Old Taneytown Road, at the corner of Rt 140 & Royer Road, Westminster, MD 2158

Fall Family Fun Fest

What: Family Fall Fun Fest

When: Saturday, September 12, 10 AM -2 PM

Where: Waynesboro Bible Church,

8216 Stottlemyer Rd., Waynesboro, PA

(back of Waynesboro Veterinary Clinic)



  • Adult and kids door prizes and grand prize
  • Picnic lunch, Popcorn & Snow Cones
  • Kids games, face painting & crafts
  • Barrel train rides
  • Antique Tractor Display
  • Live gospel music
  • Family photos with Larry the Chipmonk
  • ScareCrow making

Free family event.


Info: 717-762-2607, 717-762-7887, www.waynesborobible.org

INFO 10am to 2pm, Waynesboro Bible Church

Potomac Playmakers Auditions

Located in Hagerstown, the Potomac Playmakers will be holding auditions for interactive and improvisational roles. These roles will be for two specific shows, "The Laramie Project" and "A Reptile Dysfunction". 

These auditions will be held at the Washington County Arts Council on Potomac Street in Hagerstown, on Monday September, 14th and Tuesday, September 15th at 7pm.

To read more information about these shows, and for more information about the auditions, please visit online at www.potomacplaymakers.org



INFO 7pm., Washington County Arts Council, 34 S. Potomac Street. Hagerstown, Maryland

Feel the Churn

Join the Mount Airy Women in Motion on Wednesday, September 16 at 6 p.m for Feel the Churn Butter Aerobics!

Make your own butter to take home to benefit and warm-up for Mount Airy Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk!

$25.00 minimum donation please. This includes 2 pint-sized jars with butter cream and the pure buttery enjoyment to Feel the Churn!

Pre-registration required. To register and to make a donation, please visit http://main.acsevents.org/goto/womeninmotion1

*In event of rain, Feel the Churn will be held at Health Unlimited in Mount Airy.

INFO 6 pm - 7 pm, Mount Airy Farmer's Market 3 North Main Street, Mount Airy, Maryland

Cinderella's Closet

Dreams Come true at "Cinderella's Closet"!

Consider WHS PTSA "Cinderella's Closet" when you begin your search for the perfect outfit at the perfect price for Homecoming, recitals and other special occasions. 

Cinderella's Closet will include 500 dresses that are just like new, ranging from junior to womens sizes at a reasonable price between $5-$35. There will also be functionable accessories available for under $10.

Cinderella's Closet will take place on Friday, September 18th from 6pm-9pm and then on Saturday, September 19th from 10am until 2pm.

For more information about this event please email Ksbriske@gmail.com

Also, follow on Facebook at, "Walkersville High School Formal Consignment Sale".

INFO 6pm-9pm, 10 am -2pm, Walkersville Town Hall 21 W. Frederick Street, Walkersville Maryland. 21793

Washington County Citizens' Emergency Preparedness Day

Washington County Citizens' Emergency Preparedness Day, in conjunction with September designated as National Preparedness Month, will be held on Saturday, September 19, 2015, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, at Lowe's Home Improvement Store, 1500 Wesel Boulevard, Hagerstown, MD. The event is sponsored by Washington County Citizen Corps in partnership with Lowe's.  There will be many activities, both fun and educational for the whole family, plus lots of free giveaways, including a free raffle drawing. Come out and learn ways to keep you and your family safe during an emergency.  Remember, an emergency can happen at any time. Prepare. Plan. Stay Informed. 

INFO 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, Lowes Improvement Store, 1500 Wesel Boulevard Hagerstown, MD

Martinsburg Band Spectacular

Maryland Bands to perform at Martinsburg High School’s "Band Spectacular". The Martinsburg Band Boosters will host the 37th Annual Martinsburg Band Spectacular on Saturday September 19, 2015, at Cobourn Field at 5:00 p.m.

This annual competition draws high school marching bands from West Virginia, Virginia and Maryland. The high school bands from Maryland are: North and South Hagerstown High Schools, Williamsport High School, and Boonsboro High School.

They will perform and be judged in competition by USBands adjudicators. Concessions and vendors will be onsite at Martinsburg Cobourn Field, located at 701 South Queen Street, Martinsburg WV 25401.

Admission:  $6.00 Adults, $4.00 students and senior citizens, Children under 5 are free.

More information can be obtained by sending an email to mhsbandspectacular@gmail.com or calling 304-262-9277.

INFO 5pm, 701 South Queen Street, Martinsburg WV

Out of the Darkness Walk

The Walk to Prevent Suicide benefits the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and will be held in City Park starting at 9:30am with a lunch and closing ceremony to follow.  To learn more, register or donate online, go to http://afsp.donordrive.com/event/hagerstown.

INFO 8am, City Park-Hagerstown

Proud In Pink Charity Golf Tournament

Our 2016 Avon Walk for Breast Cancer team, Proud in Pink, will be hosting a golf tournament on October 5, 2015 at Holly Hills Country Club in Ijamsville Maryland.

Participants: $100 per person which includes 18 holes of golf, a cart, food, beverages, and prizes. Grab your friends, coworkers and clients and come out for a day of golf, community, and pink!

Registration beings at 9 a.m, Shot gun at 11 a.m, and Dinner/Awards at 5 p.m.

Sponsors: contact Lori at 215-534-3274.

INFO 9am, Holly Hills Country Club, Ijamsville MD

Joshua's Hands Fall Festival

We'll have an old fashioned Spelling Bee, entertianment, hay rides, crafts, three-legged races, live music, demonstrations, a petting farm and so much more! Our carnival style games are always a hit - everyone wins prizes. This is a celebration for kids of ALL ages - the young and the young at heart! Adults will particularly enjoy the auction at 2pm. Donated items will be sold to benefit the work of Joshua's Hands. Come share in the glory of the fall season. Bring friends and wear your jeans! For more information, visit our website wwww.fallfestival.us or contact us at info@JoshuasHands.org or 540-454-7827.

INFO 10am - 5pm, Western Loudoun County (Guthrie Farm)

An Evening on the Riviera

An Evening on the Riviera is Frederick County's premier food and wine charity event and it is back this year!  Voted as the best charity/social event by the readers of Frederick Magazine in 2014 and 2015, An Evening onthe Riviera was established with the sole purpose of raising money for other charities.

The 2015 and 2016 events will be in partnership with the Fort Detrick Alliance and will benefit the needs of local Veterans, active and former service men and women and their families.

This is an elegant dinner with dancing beginning with an hors d'oeuvre and wine reception followed by a 4-course dinner.

There will be live entertainment provided by Cloud 9 and Dancing under the stars.

There will also be a silent auction featuring art, jewelery, travel, sports, spa retreats and more!

INFO 7 pm- Midnight, Catoctin Hall at Musket Ridge Golf Course, Myersville Maryland

Step n' Stride Breast Cancer Walk

The Step n' Stride Breast Cancer Walk will be Oct 17th.  Individual and team registrations are open now.  Check out details at www.bcacv.org or call 301791-5843.

INFO 10am, Hagerstown Community College

WMHC Community Health Fair

The Western Maryland Hospital Center is hosting a free community health fair on Wednesday, October 21st from 10 am until 2 pm.  Many vendors will be on hand to discuss the services that they offer. 

INFO 10 am-2 pm, Western Maryland Hospital Center 1500 Pennsylvania Ave. Hagerstown Maryland, 21742

Holy Family Catholic Community Christmas Craft Fair

Holy Family Catholic Community in Middletown, Md is hosting their annual Christmas Craft Fair on November 14, 2015 from 9 a.m to 5 p.m.

Come out and enjoy the day with over 30 artisans, silent auction, raffle baskets and fabulous lunch options. 

This is an indoor event. We have table/vendor space available.

For more information, contact Lori at 215-534-3274.

INFO 9am-5pm, Holy Family Catholic Community, Middletown MD