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Looking Forward to a Wonderful Year

Are you or someone you know planning a wedding in the coming months? If so, we hope that Mountain Memories at ThorpeWood is on the list for consideration for this important celebration. We still have some prime dates open in

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It’s the start of another year, and our thoughts naturally turn to fortifying our resolve to make this year better than the last.  It’s the natural process of thought as we close-out one year and move onto the next:  an

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Things That Make Frederick the Best

It seems like Frederick has appeared on a lot of “Best Places” lists over the past few years.  Recently, it made Movoto’s list of the 10 Best Counties in America, and if you live here or have ever visited, you

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Barn Dance!

Yes!  The time has come again for the ThorpeWood Barn Dance. This year it will be on September 26th from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. The band Strings on Wings will be providing the music, and light snacks and hot

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End of Year Giving

Well, it’s that time of year again.  The time when we all think about our end of year annual charitable giving   You all remember that we had a Goodwill donation box at our Open House, right?  Well, the box

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A Successful Barn Dance and Ruut Reminder

Well, another Barn Dance is over and it was a wonderful evening!  We had a nice crowd come out and enjoy staying out of the wet weather in such a fun way!  Thanks to all of you who made it,

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Keeping the ThorpeWood Fires Burning

Well, friends – you have done it!  Thank you!  The Barn Dance is on for tomorrow night – October 11th.  Tickets will be on sale at the door on Friday evening $20 for adults and $10 for 15 year and

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Put On Your Dancing Shoes!

Well, don’t actually put them on yet – unless you want to get some practice runs in – but get ready to put on your dancing shoes!  That’s right, it is time once again for the ThorpeWood Barn Dance.  This

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Swing Your Partner – It’s A Barn Dance!

Mark your calendars, friends!  On October 11th, we are hosting a Barn Dance.  The second annual Barn Dance to be accurate.  Last year’s event was so much fun, we decided to do it again.  The Speakeasy Boys will be here

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