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January 10, 2020

Things To Do This Weekend

Cindy A. Rose

Things To Do This Weekend – Friday through Sunday

Now that the holidays are officially behind us let’s see what you can get into this coming weekend.  Below are some suggestions for Frederick and surrounding counties, including West Virginia and Virginia.  Click the links for more details.



Frederick County, MD:


January 11, 2020 – 9:00 a.m.

Chat: Frederick County’s Complete County Coffee (2020 Census)

Location: Roy Rogers (Rt. 26), 1990 Riverside Way, Frederick

Hosted by League of Women Voters, Frederick



Frederick County, MD:


Through February 8, 2020

Sailing Through Winter Solstice

Location: Carroll Creek Park, Frederick


January 10, 2020 – 1:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Winter Ball – Dance party with lots of “wintry activities”!

Location: Middletown Public Library, 101 Prospect Street, Middletown


January 11, 2020 – 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Family Winter Fun Fest – “Early learning game stations with an interactive activity for parent and child..”

Location: Seton Center Outreach Office, 226 E. Lincoln Avenue, Emmitsburg

Hosted by Staying Ahead with Seton Center, Frederick County Public Libraries & Seton Center Outreach


January 11, 2020 – 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Saltwater Fishing Expo – Fishing tackle, crabbing supplies, speakers, food, etc.

Location: Frederick County Fairgrounds, 797 E. Patrick Street, Building #9

Hosted by Frederick Saltwater Anglers


January 11, 2020 – 4:30 – 9:00 p.m.

Frosty Fun American Girl Bingo – Players can win American Girl dolls, clothing, etc.

Location: Lewistown Fire Company

Hosted by Echo Events-Party On




Frederick County, MD:


January 10, 2020 (through May 7,2020)

Winter, Wishes and Wonder; Art Exhibit & Opening Reception

Location: Frederick Health at Crestwood, 7211 Bank Court, Frederick

Enjoy light refreshments and see original works of art some of Frederick’s local artists. 


January 10, 2020 – 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Paint n’ Sip: Moon with Birds

Location: Hot Fired Arts, 1003 W 7th Street, Frederick



January 12, 2020 – 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Art at Noon:  Warhol’s Celebrities

Location: Delaplaine Arts Center, 40 S. Carroll Street, Frederick



Frederick County, MD


January 12, 2020 – 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

2020 Mid Maryland USBC Adult 9-Pin No Tap Tournament

Location:  Terrace Lanes Bowling Center, 12 W. College Ter., Frederick



Frederick County, MD:


The Frederick County Animal Shelter – 1832 Rosemont Avenue, Frederick is in need of the following donations:


Purina dog chow and puppy food * Purina One cat and kitten food * Any brand food for their food bank. * Pate cat food (any brand) * Canned unseasoned plain chicken or low-sodium chicken broth. * small animal food * pet toys * Timothy Hay * Carefresh small animal bedding * unscented, non-clumping litter * Dawn dish detergent * bleach * green scouring pads * sheets (no fitted) * towels (used or new but no holes) * washcloths * bathroom rungs * blankets


Check out the Maryland Pet for local animal resources.


If you would like to share your weekend event happening in Frederick, Washington, Carroll and Montgomery Counties in Maryland; Jefferson County in West Virginia or Loudon County Virginia, please e-mail details the Monday before to:

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