Upcoming Downtown Events
“My work is rooted in a foundation of strong women who devoted their lives to their families. My imagery is a mix of whimsy and dreamlike compositions based on these women, and a childhood spent in a tiny white house that sat in a small Pennsylvania town.”
Bernadette Miller | Recent Works
“The combination of positive energy and spiritual thought support my goals: to bring creative life to an idea, to challenge myself with the concept of what could be, and to create fiber forms that transcend the boundaries of the concept of a traditional basket.”
Jon Ricci | It’s Knot What You Think
This month the Potters’ Guild of Frederick is showcasing our new members on the center display in the Shop. Come in to see fabulous new and fresh work by these very talented clay artists: Judi Neckritz, Alice Boysen, Makeda Getachew, Rick Moore, and Ann Brown. It is a body of work you won’t want to miss.
New Members Featured Artist Show
TAG to show photographs by Jim Mitchell and paintings by Kathleen Carroll in September in “Techniques and Technologies.” Photographer Jim Mitchell brings his artistic sense of contemporary reality to his body of work titled Mannequins and Mimes. Elbow Grease is the title of Kathleen Carroll’s painterly visit to the uncommon lives of common household utensils in the age of technology. The show opens on Saturday, September 1 and runs through September 30. Opening reception for this show is September 1 from 5 to 8 pm. Learn more at theartistsgalleryfrederick.com or 301 696-8187.
“Techniques and Technologies” by Jim Mitchell and Kathleen Carroll
All classes are held at the Literacy Council of Frederick County, located at 110 E Patrick St in Downtown Frederick, MD. For more information about eligibility and registration procedures, please contact our office at (301) 600-2066 or email@example.com or www.frederickliteracy.org. Drop-In Computer Support for Students, Mondays 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. (Ongoing) Computer Class ~ Beyond the Basics, Mondays 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Starts Sept. 10 – Dec. 10) Writing 1 Class, Tuesdays 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. (Starts Sept. 18 – Dec. 4) Writing 2 Class, Wednesdays 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (Starts Sept. 19 – Dec. 5) ESL Civics Class, Thursdays 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Starts Sept. 20 – Nov. 8) No class on 10/25. Conversation Class ~ Student Led, Tuesdays (1st & 3rd only) 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. (Starts Sept. 18 – Dec. 4) Conversation Class ~ Beginning ~ at Computer Lab at C. Burr Artz Library, Tuesdays 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (Starts Sept. 11 – Nov. 6) Conversation Class ~ Beginning, Mondays 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon (Starts Oct. 1 – Nov. 19) Conversation Class ~ Advanced, Wednesdays 10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. (Starts Sept. 12 – Nov. 28) Conversation Class ~ […]
Language Skills Classes by the Literacy Council of Frederick County
Back by popular demand! Donation based yoga class hosted by Yogamour. This is a weekly Tuesday class beginning May 22 through September at Sky Stage Donation-based yoga classes are available to ALL levels of experience. Please bring a mat and thirst quencher. We will be providing some mats, blocks and straps! In the event of inclement weather, please check the Yogamour website for class changes or cancellation. Your donations will be benefiting a movement towards meaningful change! Yogamour is a not for profit organization with the mission of bringing the well-being practice of yoga to all communities. Public donation-based classes, raise funds necessary to create meaningful yoga and mindfulness programs for local under-served and sensitive populations. Through Yogamour outreach, these populations are able to acquire the tools needed to regulate and find balance in every breath. www.yogamour.org
Yoga Class by donation with Yogamour
Come for a lesson with Sylvia Yacoubian of Frederick Salsa, then continue to dance under the stars to Latin beats for a suggested $5 donation. Every 3rd Wednesday during the summer from 7-10PM!
Salsa Under the Stars
Looking for a place to stretch your wings and share your musical talent? Come to Sky Stage for Open Mic Night hosted by FAME (Frederick Acoustic Music Enterprise) the second Friday of every month! Whether you are a pro or a novice, this is a welcoming environment for you to collaborate, build your skills, and get to know other local artists. To participate: Sign up for a time slot when you arrive Free admission, donations excepted, doors open at 6:30
Open Mic Night at Sky Stage hosted by FAME
Free outdoor yoga is led by Sol Yoga 7-8am every Thursday morning before Alive @ Five, and led by Ananda Shala every 3rd Friday before Movie Night on the Creek. Just bring your mat, all skill levels are welcome. Sessions take place in Carroll Creek Amphitheater, donations are encouraged.
Yoga on the Creek
Free outdoor Tai Chi led by Oasis Oriental Medicine from 8-8:45am every Thursday morning before Alive @ Five on the creek. All skill levels welcome! Helps to reduce stress, improve sleep, improve balance and flexibility, reduce pain, and increase energy. Sessions take place in Carroll Creek Amphitheater, donations are encouraged.
Tai Chi in the Park
Every Thursday is now ladies night! 1/2 price all drinks (including top shelf) from 5PM until close. More info at blackhogbbq.com.
Ladies Night (Every Thursday)
Join us from 5-8PM every Thursday, May 10 through September 27, for 21 rockin’ happy hours at the Carroll Creek Amphitheater! Featuring great live music, cold beer, wine and local food, Alive @ Five is the networking event that you don’t want to miss. Admission is $5 (paid at the gate) and all events are 21+ only. Swing by the Creek to rock out to some classic rock covers by Midnite Run! These throwbacks are sure to be a great time and may even keep you jamming til — midnite! See you there! Alive @ Five 2018 is a summer-long fundraiser for Downtown Frederick Partnership, presented by DARCARS Toyota of Frederick. These events are made possible by a wonderful team of sponsors. All proceeds from Alive @ Five are reinvested into the Downtown Frederick community. Each morning before Alive @ Five, start your day with free yoga in the amphitheatre from 7-8AM, led by Sol Yoga.
Alive @ Five | Midnite Run
Join us September 20th for a tap takeover featuring Sierra Nevada! We’ll have hops on hops on hops during this event, with a little Oktoberfest mixed in for good measure 😉 Come try a couple old classics and some new favorites, all for $1 off!! Draft List: Oktoberfest Pale Ale Hazy Little Thing IPA Southern Hemisphere Series: Double IPA Hoppy Pilsner Session IPA www.sierranevada.com www.jojosrestauranttaphouse.com
Sierra Nevada Tap Takeover
Weekend Schedule Friday 5pm -Check in, 6pm – Introductions, 7pm – Dinner, 8pm to 10pm – Roleplaying Saturday 9am – Breakfast, 10am to 1pm – Roleplaying, 1pm – Lunch, 2pm- 4pm – Free Time, 4pm – Tea, 4pm to 7pm -Roleplaying 7pm – Dinner, 8pm to 11pm – Roleplaying Sunday 9am – Breakfast, 10am to 12pm – Roleplaying, 1pm – Check out
Dungeons and Dragons Weekend Retreat
Woven together through historical accounts and true documented stories of the paranormal, this tour takes you where no other tour dares to go! A nighttime excursion through “MARYLAND’S MOST HAUNTED CITY!” Hear about gruesome acts of revenge, horrific deeds, spiteful exploits, blood-thirsty mobs, grave robbing, embalming the dead, and so much more! Uncover politically savvy and defiant citizens, patriots from the Revolutionary War, beckoning soldiers from the Civil War, the infamous, the unknown, and the unexplained. Tours are 90-minutes in length. Reservations required. Learn more at www.marylandghosttours.com. Private Group Tours available on “Non-Scheduled” nights year-round.
Ghost Tours of Historic Frederick
Every Saturday we offer a FREE class to educate home buyers who are INTERESTED IN PURCHASING A HOME WITH $0 DOWN! Stop in our office for this FREE class to learn about grant programs and how to get into your home with $0/down. We have coffee and doughnuts while we review the process in a fun, no-pressure, laid-back environment. No need to register, just come see us at 10:45 am. No obligation – empower yourself in under one hour! Mike Muren, Premier Group of Long & Foster Real Estate Class meets at the Long & Foster Retail Office, 244 N Market St in Downtown Frederick, MD 21701.