Community Education Entertainment Glade Valley 

WHS Drama Boosters Fundraiser at Panera!

Coming off of a great weekend of their fall production, Almost, Maine, Walkersville High School’s Drama Boosters will be raising much needed funds for the Walkersville High School Theatre Department. “We need tools and supplies to build sets, create and acquire costumes, purchase props, and pay for all the lighting and audio equipment in the auditorium,” Jackson Kuster, a senior and stage manager for the Theatre Department, explained. You can support the Theatre Department and enjoy dinner at our local Panera on Monday, November 11, 2019 from 5 p.m. until…

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Entertainment Glade Valley 

Local Man Publishes Books About Growing Up in Glade Valley and Beyond

Tim Christopher’s parents moved their family from Brooklyn, New York to Glade Valley Farms in 1943, when he was just two years old. Seventy-five years later, he lives a short distance from that farm in Frederick, and self-published his story in 2018. I met Mr. Christopher when he appeared on my front porch in Walkersville. He sells his story door-to-door. We immediately hit it off as we are both Terps! As we talked, I learned about his love for Glade Valley and all of his memories in this book, Growing…

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Education Entertainment Glade Valley 

Walkersville Theatre Department Does a GREAT Job with “Almost, Maine” – Two Shows Left!

Don’t miss your chance to support Walkersville High School’s Theatre Department and enjoy a great production of Almost, Maine. Walkersville High School Theatre will present two more showings of Almost, Maine this weekend. Shows will be presented at 7:00 p.m. tonight, Saturday, November 9, 2019, and at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 10, 2019. Almost, Maine is a play by John Cariani, comprising nine short plays that explore love and loss in a remote, mythical almost-town called Almost, Maine. The young performers at Walkersville High School do a wonderful job acting, and the production…

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Community Education Glade Valley 

Ground Broken for 33rd Student-Built Home in Walkersville

Frederick County Career and Technology Center and the Frederick County Student Construction Trades Foundation held a groundbreaking ceremony in Walkersville for the 33rd Student House Project on Friday, November 1, 2019.  Members of the Board of Education joined Walkersville officials and residents in support of the CTC and Foundation’s latest project. The new home site’s address is 12 Fulton Avenue, Walkersville, Maryland 21793. This lot sat empty as part of the T.R. Saylor Company’s property. A driveway connects the business property on Main Street to Fulton Avenue. The current business,…

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