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General fair info
List of 2016 vendors
Building Maps
Exhibitor Information

The Maryland Association of Christian Home Educators (M.A.C.H.E.)
The 2017 Maryland State Home School Curriculum Fair

(Frederick County Fairgrounds, Frederick, MD)

April 21st , 4 P.M. to 9 P.M.
April 22nd , 9 A.M. to 4 P.M.

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How do I get to the Frederick County Fairgrounds?

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The Frederick County Fairgrounds are located on Patrick Street, just minutes from Interstate I-70, in historic Frederick, Maryland.

From the Washington area and points South: Take I- 270 Northwest to Frederick. There is a new exit from 270 to I-70 East. You will pass the exit for Rt. 85. Watch for signs and exit onto I-70 just north of the Rt. 85 exit. Once on I-70 exit at the South Street exit and follow the signs to the fairgrounds.

From the Baltimore area and other points East:
Take I-70 West to Frederick. In Frederick, take the Patrick Street Exit and follow the signs to the fairgrounds.

From Western Maryland:
Take I-70 East to Frederick. In Frederick, take the South Street exit and follow the signs to the fairgrounds.

From Points North:
Take Rt. 15 South to Frederick. In Frederick, take the I-70 East exit. From I-70 take the South Street exit (just a short distance) and follow the signs to the fairgrounds.

From Northern Virginia:
Take Rt. 15 North to Frederick. In Frederick, follow the signs to I-70 East to Baltimore. Travel a short distance to the South Street exit. Follow the signs to the fairground.

What about parking?

Free parking will be available at the Fairgrounds.

What about lunch?

There will be a concessions stand at the Fair, where you can buy sandwiches and soft drinks. There are several fast-food restaurants within 1 mile of the Fairgrounds. There will be accommodations at the Fair for you to sit and enjoy your lunch with your family and friends. Bag lunches and drink coolers are welcome at the Fair.

What about small children?

Small children are welcome at the Fair. However, there will not be any special programs to entertain your children at the Curriculum Fair. If you bring your children, please be aware of their presence at the Fairgrounds. The vendors are glad to demonstrate their products to your children, but they appreciate it when Mom or Dad are nearby.

There will be a "HELP booth" available for people who need answers to home schooling questions.

The cost to attend the MACHE Curriculum Fair is as follows:

MACHE MembersFREE !!

Non-members:  $5.00 per person, $10.00 per family

Free parking will be available at the Fairgrounds.

For more information on MACHE's Annual Curriculum Fair, contact the MACHE office by e-mail, or call us on 301-607-4284.

Payment is not due until the day of the fair ... and, you don't need to pre-register to attend the fair.  Just bring your payment when you come.

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A Beka Books/A Beka Academy

Academy of St Cecilia Youth Orchestra

ACE (Accelerated Christian Education)

Alpha Omega Publications

Answers In Genesis

Baltimore Homeschool Community Center

Bible Living Resources

Biblio Plan for Families

BJU Press/HomeWorks by Precept

BK Educational Services

Brain Training of Maryland

Cat and Dog Theology/Unveilinglory

Chieftain Institute

Christian Light Education

Classical Academic Press

Classical Conversations (Western MD)

Community College of Baltimore County

Conquered by Love

Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Crown Financial Ministries

Curriculum Express/Career Direct

Dale Carnegie Training

Danner's Country Kitchen

Debbie Brown Used Books

Demme Learning/Math-U-See

DNA Depot



Educators Exchange

Essentials in Writing

Everyday Education

Everything Barefoot/Barefoot Books

Explorer's Bible Study

The Forgotten History

Frederick Christian Academy

Frederick Warriors

Fun-da-Mentals of Bright Minds

Glimpse of His Splendor Publishing

Great Commission Families

Grouchy Dog

The Highlands School

Home School Legal Defense Association

Institute for Excellence in Writing

Jack Demma Microscopes

J2b Publishing

Knight's Book Nook

Landmarks Freedom Baptist Curriculum

Language Stars

Laurelwood Books

Liberty Tutorials

Light of Life Family Resources

Lilla Rose

Loving Truth Books & Gifts

Medieval Maidens

March Forth Family

Mary and Martha

Maryland Christian Saints Athletics

Maryland Christian Youth Band & Orchestra

Mid Atlantic Chiropractic & Wellness

Mission: Imperative!

Minds in Focus

Mobile Mining Experience

NEST Family Entertainment

Patrick Henry College

Pensacola Christian College

Pin It Maps

Progressive Tutoring

Rainbow Resources

Real Life Explorer

Regent University

RightStart Mathematics by Activities for Learning

Robotmom Publishing

Rod & Staff by Gospel Gems

Sandy Cove Ministries

Save U Money


Simply Fun

Solomon's Secrets

Saint John's Catholic Prep

Teaching Textbooks

Total Language Plus

Tuxedo Publishing

Usborne Books and More

Walkersville Christian Family Schools

White Oak Christian Center

Wings to Soar Online Academy

Wisp Resort


(More to come!)

* buys and / or sells used books

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2016 Exhibit Hall Maps

Vendor Map of Building 9

Vendor Map of Building 12

Vendor Map of Building 13

Vendor Map of Building 14

Building Locator Map

Vendor Locator List


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Exhibitor Information

For information on exhibiting at the annual state Home School Curriculum event contact the MACHE office at 301-607-4284 or email us at info@machemd.org. Details on exhibiting home-based learning products and services will be provided along with information on application for booth space. Let us know if you have any questions.


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Maryland Association of Christian Home Educators
P.O. Box 417 Clarksburg, MD 20871