Monday August 6

Aug 6, 2018

The weather today will be isolated showers and thunderstorms with a high near 81 and a low around 66.

Spend your day by the water today at Deep Creek Lake Discovery center; fishing and aquatic adventures await (beginning at 10am!)

Or, learn dutch oven cooking over at Sang Run State Park today. Free!

Lastly, you can learn about ‘Bug, Spiders, and Beatles: Oh My!’ presented by the Garrett County Master Gardeners‘ at the Oakland Ruth Enlow Library tonight at 6pm.

Garrett College has been approved to offer an addiction’s counseling degree program beginning this fall.

What’s New Around Town you ask? …a few things.

The 2018 Deep Creek Art, Wine and Beer Festival is quickly approaching September 8, 2018 and this Garrett County signature event is still in desperate need of volunteers! If you are able to volunteer, it is required you pre-register at www.deepcreekwinefest.com (click on the word “Volunteer!” in the middle of the page). For more information, contact Judy Carbone at 301-387-7729.

For you Baltimore / Washington residents, in case you haven’t heard, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has voted to grant Columbia Gas Transmission a certificate to begin construction of the natural gas pipeline under the Potomac River in Washington County.

The Friends of Deep Creek Lake Board is working hard to determine if there is a problem with wake boats at the Lake. They have outlined the detailed instructions on the process of filing a complaint and the follow-up if you see a wake boat issue.

We hope you had a wonderful fair week last week – here is a photo of the Power Wheels kids demolition derby on Saturday night taken by Lauren Beitzel:

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