Every Thursday: Toddler Time for ages 18 to 36 months, Smithsburg Library, 11 a.m.
Every Friday: Preschool story time for ages 3 to 5, Smithsburg Library, 11 a.m.
Sept. 8 and 22: Smithsburg Lions Club meeting, Mountain Gate Restaurant in Waynesboro, Pa., 6:30 p.m.
Sept. 11: Conrad Brooks, star of the cult classic "Plan 9 from Outer Space" will speak on his experiences in old Hollywood and what it was like to work with cult film phenomenon Ed Wood at 6 p.m. in the Community Room of the Smithsburg Library. Brooks will sign memorabilia.The library will show "Plan 9 from Outer Space." Seating is limited. Call 301-824-7722 to reserve a space.
Sept. 13: Smithsburg Parks and Improvement Commission, 7 p.m., Town Hall.
Sept. 14: Ringgold Ruritan Club meeting at Ringgold Ruritan Building, Windy Haven Road, 6 p.m.
Sept. 16: Bob O'Connor, author of several Civil War novels, will speak about John Brown's raid on Harpers Ferry at 6:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Smithsburg Library. O'Connor is the author of "The Perfect Steel Trap: Harpers Ferry 1859," a historical novel surrounding the John Brown raid, trial and execution in Harpers Ferry and Charlestown, Va., in 1859.Books will be available for purchase. Seating is limited. Call 301-824-7722 to sign up.