Wondering what to do with all summer's bounty growing in your vegetable gardens? Stop by the Carroll County Farmers Market from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday.
You'll learn all the ways to make zucchini tasty from casseroles to cakes and breads. Kathryn Frock promises to share her recipes and samples.
And, just in time for fall redecorating, Carol St. George will show simple window decorating. Her easy technique demonstrates how to swag windows beautifully without sewing a stitch.
The market closes until Nov. 7, when it will re-open for its Christmas season.
Wide awake and feeling lucky? Take your chances with the numbers at Pleasant Valley Fire Company's All Night Bingo and dinner Friday night.
Doors open at 6 p.m., and fried chicken dinners will be served until 8. Then the games begin. Cost is $25 per person and includes dinner, a card package for 101 games, all-night coffee and iced tea.
Even if you aren't lucky with your cards, you could win one of several door prizes. Reservations are requested by today for the event at the fire hall, 2030 S. Pleasant Valley Road.
Also in Pleasant Valley, the Republicans are feasting and PTC planning election strategies Saturday.
The Carroll County Republican Central Committee has its Presidential Election Crab Feast to help Republican candidates in the November election. Cost is $25 per person and includes steamed crabs, crab soup and fried chicken. Free Wheeling, a country band, provides the music.
The event begins at 6 p.m. at Pleasant Valley Fire Hall.
All weekend, you will have a chance to horse around during the second annual Maryland Million Horse Country Tour. The event offers visitors a behind-the-scenes look at some of the state's famous farms.
Tours are available from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday. Tickets cost $15 for adults and $7.50 for children, and will be available at participating sites.