Mount Olivet Church annual Christmas bazaar
HANCOCK - Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mount Olivet Church, 14253 Exline Road. Free admission. Vendors, crafts and lunch available. Proceeds benefit church building fund. Call 301-678-5976.
SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., New Street United Methodist Church, corner of New and Church streets. A variety of holiday and seasonal items will be available, as well as lunch, candy and baked goods. Bring containers for takeout soup or sandwiches. Call Agnes Tabler, 1-304-876-2136 after 5 p.m.
"Celebrate the Seasons" craft and bake sale
FORT LOUDON, Pa. - Sponsored by Fort Loudon United Methodist Church, Saturday, Nov. 19, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fort Loudon Community Center, on the square. A variety of seasonal and holiday items, including crafts, baked goods and lunch will be sold. There will be music, door prizes, free refreshments and food sampling table. Children will receive a gift and can make a craft. Call Gail Sacho, 1-717-369-4979.
Saturday, Nov. 19, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 20, 1 to 4 p.m., Contemporary Art Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Local artists will display and sell their artwork. The fundraiser for the Contemporary School of the Arts and Gallery, a nonprofit organization, is dedicated to spotlighting all-original and all-local art. Call 301-791-6191; or go to www.csagi.org.
SMITHSBURG - For the benefit of cancer patient, Laura Swisher, Saturday, Nov. 19,1 p.m., Emmanuel Chapel, Bayer Drive. Bands performing include The Down Home Gospel Singers and The Country Gospelaires. Food available.
Oyster, ham and turkey supper
ROHRERSVILLE - Saturday, Nov. 19, 2 to 5 p.m., Rohrersville Ruritan School, off Md. 67, Rohrersville Road, four miles south of Boonsboro; eight miles from U.S. 340. Look for sign. Cost for the family-style supper is $13, adults; $6.50, ages 6 to 12; and ages 5 and younger eat free. Bring containers for carry-out. Call 301-432-8517 or 301-733-8741.
Sponsored by North High Band Boosters, Saturday, Nov. 19, 3 to 7 p.m., North Hagers-town High School cafeteria, Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagers-town. The Hub Band will perform during the event. Desserts will be available. Tickets cost $5, adults; $4, ages 5 to 12; and are available from band members, parents or at the door. Call Diane Mitchell, 301-790-2303; or Mr. Karacz, 301-766-8238.
WOLFSVILLE, Md. - Saturday, Nov. 19, doors open at 4:30 p.m., games begin at 6 p.m., Wolfsville Volunteer Fire Co., 12464 Wolfsville Road. Tickets cost $15 per person for six cards. There will be 20 games, two specials, two raffles, filled baskets. For reservations, call 1-301-293-1106.
WILLIAMSPORT - Saturday, Nov. 19, 4:30 to 7 p.m., Zion Lutheran Church, 35 W. Potomac St. Cost is $9, adults; $4, children. Walk-ins are welcome. For reservations, call 301-223-7260.
Soup and bake sale
BOONSBORO - The sale will feature homemade pies, homemade soups, sandwiches and homemade baked goods. Eat in or carryout. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ, 33 Potomac St.
Thanksgiving Turkey Trot
Hosted by Hagerstown Community College Track Team, Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 24, registration starts at 7:30 a.m. race begins at 9 a.m., HCC track. The five-kilometer race begins at the outdoor track, winds around campus and ends inside the ARCC. Registration is $15 before Monday, Nov. 21; then $20. Everyone who enters before race day receives a T-shirt. The event is open to all ages. Turkeys will be given to top male and female finishers overall and in each age group. Proceeds benefit the HCC athletic scholarship fund. Call HCC head track coach Andy Reid, 1-877-610-6901; or send e-mail to email@example.com. For a registration form, go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/athletics.
LEITERSBURG - To benefit St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church of Leitersburg. Orders must be placed before Sunday, Nov. 27. Ready by mid-December. Texas Red grapefruit, sweet Hamlin and navel oranges available. To order, call 301-790-0478; or 301-739-8698.