Adult Flashlight Egg Hunt
If you enjoyed watching the kids hunt for Easter eggs, don’t feel left out! Bring your date or a group of friends and get active in nature as you join us for an adult, nighttime egg hunt using flashlights and your wits at the Robinson Nature Center. Hundreds of eggs full of raffle tickets and/or small prizes lie hidden, awaiting your discovery. Collect as many as you can for chances to win gift cards and other fantastic nature-themed prizes. Thanks to our many sponsors for making the spring egg hunt a blast. View our sponsors and prizes at www.howardcountymd.gov/RNCspecialevents.htm. Space is limited. Preregister to secure your spot. $12 per individual; $20 per couple. 18 yrs +
Location Info:Robinson Nature Center 6692 Cedar Ln Columbia, MD 21044
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M3 Rock Festival
Like some sort of mystical and mysterious viking stamping forth through a foggy mist, M3 Rock Festival is on its way to Merriweather! By now, you probably know the sweet deal; heaps of totally killer hard rock and metal on two non-overlapping stages coupled with wicked booths and attractions, all over two glorious days. Start doing some neck exercises regularly; uncontrollable hair-whipping is in your future.
Time:Fri: 5pm gates, Sat: 10:30am gates
Location Info:Merriweather Post Pavilion Columbia, MD
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Earth Day: Make a Difference
Join the Conservancy for this annual day of service where participants will be planting trees, removing non-native invasive plants and cleaning up our streams. The Howard County Master Gardeners will be holding a plant sale during this event. Beginning at 11:00am the Master Gardeners will also be holding composting demonstrations and giving away rain barrels. There will be a children’s craft in the picnic area. FREE
Time:8am - 1pm
Location Info:The Howard County Conservancy 10520 Old Frederick Rd Woodstock, MD 21163
Contact Info:410-465-8877 Visit Website »
Womenfest: A Health & Wellenss Event for Women
Come out for an exciting day designed to inspire women to live a more balanced, healthier and fulfilled life, featuring over 90 vendors and exhibitors, engaging seminars, and important free health screenings. Also, meet keynote speaker Jackie Newgent, RDN, CDN. Jackie is a clasically-trained chef, registered dietician, media personality, and award-winning cookbook author. Admission to WomenFest is free, and plenty of convenient, onsite parking is available.
Time:10am - 3pm
Location Info:Gary J Arthur Community Center at Glenwood 2400 Route 97 Cooksville, MD 21723
Message of Hope Event
Description: The Mall in Columbia and Wegmans have partnered with Message of Hope Foundation, Inc. to make a difference and bring HOPE to life for children who are hospitalized for chronic or life threatening health conditions.
Every Saturday in April, the community will have the chance to give the gift of hope to local children by participating in a series of event stations to help prep for “The Hope Factory” hosted by Wegmans in Columbia on May 3rd. This week’s activities include: Hope Card and donation sorting stations.