Thursday September 13

Sep 13, 2018

The weather for today will be mostly cloudy, with a high near 72 and a low around 64. A 30% chance of scattered showers, with thunderstorms possible after 3pm.

Florence is approaching landfall. The latest projections show Florence making landfall about 2am Friday.

Hurricane Florence Timeline

The Accident Bookclub meets today at the Accident branch of the Ruth Enlow Library starting at 11:30am.  Newcomers are welcome.

The Garrett County Chamber is hosting the September Business After Hours this evening at the Monkey Business Adventure Park in McHenry from 5:30pm – 7:30pm.  The fee is $6 in advance and $10 for non-members and at the door.

Don’t forget to check out the Deep Creek Times Movie Guide if the weather gets rainy and you want something fun to do.

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources will stock thousands of brown, golden and rainbow trout in select creeks, lakes and rivers from mid-September through the end of October. These are good size fish from one to three pounds.

Garrett College in coordination with AARP Maryland is sponsoring a class, A Day with AARP Maryland, at the Grantsville Senior Center on Friday, September 21st, from 9:00am to 3:00pm. The free session includes lunch and discussions on fraud prevention, home adaption to aging and tax reform. Contact the college’s CEWD office at 301.387.3069 for more information and to register.

The 10th annual Garrett Mentors Barn Dance is scheduled for September 22nd at the Barn at Sang Hill Farms. While online tickets are sold out there are still likely released sponsor tickets available and room. Always a very nice event.

Unfortunately, based on past experience, I feel the need to post this warning from our State Attorney General regarding fraud after natural disasters. Please note if you live in areas likely to be affected by Florence.