Thursday August 4

Aug 4, 2022

The weather today will be sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon—highs in the mid-80s and a low of 65. West winds around 5 mph. The chance of rain is 50%.

Survey Says:

Garrett County is looking for ways to improve child care. Complete this survey to tell the Garrett County Health Dept about you and your child’s successes, challenges, and needs when it comes to child care for your family.

The Tri-County Council for Western Maryland (Allegany, Garrett, and Washington Counties) is seeking public input into the creation of a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy. This will serve as the fundamental plan for Tri-County Council’s economic development efforts for the next five years for the communities it serves. You can be entered into a drawing to receive one of five $100 VISA gift cards.

Congrats to Jeff L for winning July’s “Where Am I?” contest! Is it your turn?

It’s the 6th day of the 65th Annual Garrett County Agriculture Fair! Here are highlights on the schedule:

Native plants are needed for native wildlife. Discover beautiful wildflowers native to the area.

The Gentle Stretch Yoga at the Lavender Farm is already full for today! But the good thing is, they still have slots for the next session on August 11. Spread out and enjoy the beautiful outdoors for an hour of gentle/beginning yoga with Sheri Kosh, RYT 500. This is a great class if you are new to yoga or want a slower, gentler, stretchy practice.

Join the naturalists at the Discovery Center to learn how to partake in one of the best pastimes Deep Creek has to offer: fishing! Kids between 7-15 will learn skills that will help on their own fishing adventures.

Join Oakland Library for Needlework. Bring your own needlework projects to work on with fellow crafters!

Come and see the wonderful native plants around the Discovery Center. After the stroll, we will create beautiful art with flowers. Flora fun for all ages can be found at the Discover Center!

Catch Open Mic with Philip Hough at MoonShadow and join Honi-Honi Bar for karaoke night! Fun for the entire family!