Poolesville Area Senior Center (PASC) Events
Pickleball: Mondays and Fridays: 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.; Wednesdays: 7:00 p.m.
Game Day: Tuesdays. 1:00 p.m.
Zumba Gold:Every Wednesday in gym. 1:00 p.m.
Poolesville Baptist Church.
Fridays on the Commons
Bark in the Park: Dogs, DJ, Inflatables, and food trucks. Whalen Commons.
Go Team Therapy Dogs and MCP K9 Demos: 6:30 p.m.
Musical Chairs for Dogs and Parade: 7:00 p.m.
Dog Kissing Contest: 7:15 p.m.
Cutest Dog Contest: 7:30 p.m.
Poolesville Big Flea
Great variety of used items and collectibles. Whalen Commons. 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
11th Annual Poolesville Military Support Group Picnic and Outing for Wounded Troops
10:00 a.m.: Motorcycle escort of more than 100 bikes leads troops to White’s Ferry for picnic, fishing, music, and fellowship. Bring side dish. Donations for Fisher House and Yellow Ribbon Fund gratefully accepted. White’s Ferry. 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
3rd Annual Field and Fiddle Festival
The lineup of fun includes: Kids’ music legend Barry Louis Polisar, America's Got Talent contestant (and Germantown native) Jokgu the piano-playing chicken and her backing band The Flockstars, Justin Trawick and the Common Good, local libations by Waredaca Brewing and Rocklands Winery, and food trucks (Cipolla Rossa Pizza, 3rd Alarm BBQ).
There will be a vaulting demonstration (crazy stunts on horseback) from Great Falls Vaulters, and other equestrian wonders plus a raffle and bake sale!
Benefit for Montgomery Countryside Alliance. Two Farms (19731 Bucklodge Road, Boyds). 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Odd Fellows’s Annual Summer Picnic
The Independent Order of Odd Fellows is having its annual summer picnic for seniors, widows, widowers, and orphans. Please RSVP to Richard Norwood 301-943-6845 or Spencer Schmidt 301-349-2057. Memorial UMC Fellowship Hall..12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
June 24 and 25
20th Annual Heritage Days Weekend
A countywide festival offering programs and activities appealing to visitors of all ages and interests. Featuring over forty free events all around the county.
Celebrate Heritage Days and explore fascinating sites that make Montgomery County great. A color brochure with driving map is available by googling “Montgomery County Heritage Days 2017”. This weekend is the perfect time to explore local history, culture, and nature. Sites are open from noon to 4:00 p.m.
Keeping Senior Citizens Safe
Sponsored by the Poolesville Area Senior Center. Montgomery County Police seminar on safe shopping and parking habits, home safety and personal preparedness tips, awareness of scams, fraud, identity theft online, telephone, credit card, etc. Poolesville Town Hall. 7:00 p.m.
Annual Traditional 4th of July Family Fireworks
Presented by the Upper Montgomery County Volunteer Fire Department and the Town of Poolesville. Includes four food trucks, music by Bobbly Lewis, 3D fireworks glasses, kettle corn, plenty of parking. No alcohol, pets, coolers allowed. Hughes Road in Poolesville. Gates open at 5:00 p.m., fireworks at dusk.
July 5, 6, and 7
Sugarloaf Summer Art Camps
Camp will include a variety of art techniques: painting, collage, sculpture, weaving, drawing, printmaking, and more. Individual attention. Children from 6 to 13. Deere Valley Farm, 22919 Dickerson Road, Dickerson. Respond to RPLSBAKER@aol.com.
Businesses Help Businesses Grow Breakfast Meeting
Sponsored by the Poolesville Chamber of Commerce. Poolesville Town Hall. 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
July 10 to 14
Barnesville Baptist Church Vacation Bible School
Featuring Galactic Starveyors: Discovering the God of the Universe. Registration July 10 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Classes each evening from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
St. Mary’s Catholic Church Vacation Bible School
Featuring God’s Super Heroes. Children 3 years to 6th grade welcome. Call 301-972-8660 for questions or to register. 9:30 a.m. to noon.