Author: Pam Schipper

Around Town

Photo | Submitted Held on the Fingerboard Road future site of the Green Valley YMCA, Smorefest featured stories by the campfire.

Smorefest Sweet Success More than 150 participated in the first annual Green Valley YMCA Smorefest. Urbana High’s Interact Club gave more than 25 tours of the Kooky Spooky Trail Walk. Participants also enjoyed glow-in-the-dark games, crafts, a bounce house and…

Out & About

Sol Yoga: Good Cause Class Oct. 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16 & 30, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. • Urbana Regional Library This free yoga class is offered by Sol Yoga’s Good Cause Division. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat. Donations…

Assignment Education

Photo | Submitted UHS senior Jaclyn Bryant is the 2018 FFA Character Counts Award recipient. She is pictured here with UHS Career and Tech Education teacher Tonjia Mayne at the Great Frederick Fair.

UHS Cheer Fundraiser Underway The Hawks Cheer team hopes to raise $9,500 this year for the program. Though that seems like a lot, Urbana High School Varsity Cheerleading Coach Kristin Keefer acknowledged, “it is much needed for all of the…

Out & About

Photos | Submitted The Main Line Gravy Soppers perform Sept. 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Art at the Point.

Sol Yoga: Good Cause Class Sept. 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19 & 26, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. • Urbana Regional Library This free yoga class is offered by Sol Yoga’s Good Cause Division. Wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat.…

Around Town

Photo | Pam Schipper Bar-T Mountainside’s zipline and giant swing were popular attractions at the Sept. 22 Family Fall Festival organized by the Southern Frederick County Rotary.

Fall Festival Raises Funds for Community Programs The Southern Frederick County Rotary’s main fundraiser of the year, the Family Fall Festival, was held on Saturday, Sept. 22 at Bar-T Mountainside. Hundreds came out for hayrides and pumpkin picking, ziplining and…