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Weekend calendar - Sept. 1

August 31, 2012

Maugansville Pride Day
Craft vendors and free entertainment. Food will be sold. Half of the profits will go to  the Branch family to offset medical bills. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today. Ruritan Community Park, Maugansville.


Penn National Farm Festival
A family-friendly event with live music, handmade crafts, food and farmers’ market. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. today. Penn National Golf Course Community golf range, corner of Pa. 997 and Orchard Drive, Fayetteville, Pa. Free. Call 717-352-3046 or email iwood@pennhomes.com.


Master Gardeners
Washington County Master Gardeners will discuss fall lawn care. Bring plant or insect samples in sealed containers or bags or bring good quality photos along with your questions. 8 a.m. to noon today. Hagerstown City Farmers’ Market, 25 W. Church St., Hagerstown. Email mgplantclinic@gmail.com.


Art in the Park
Local artists, face painting, fun, games, balloons and music. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Sponsored by Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery. Noon to dusk today and Sunday. Doub’s Woods Park’s arts pavilion, 1307 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191, email ronlytle3@netzero.net or go to www.csagi.org.


Nature Holiday Weekend
Saturday’s activities include: children’s nature stories and crafts, 11 a.m.; aquatic life and water quality of the Potomac, a presentation at the river’s side, 1 p.m.; Wild Fruits and Seeds of Autumn, naturalist-led walk, 4 p.m.; Things that Go Bump in the Night, guided night hike, 8 p.m. Sunday: nature crafts for children, 11 a.m.; children’s story hour, featuring a reading of “The Little Red Bat,” 1 p.m.; how to create a butterfly/hummingbird garden, 3 p.m.; how to create a backyard habitat for wildlife, 4 p.m. Monday: ranger-led Beaver Pond walk, 11 a.m.; what does a park ranger do?, 1 p.m.; interactive presentation on the diet of an owl, 2 p.m. Fort Frederick State Park, 11100 Fort Frederick Road, Big Pool. $3 service charge per vehicle for Maryland residents; $5 for nonresidents. Call 301-842-2155.

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