Join the Natural History Society of Maryland for an in-depth study of selected mosses at Banneker Park.
Adults and teens $10 donation to NHSM Advance registration required… 410-887-1081 or BannekerMuseum@BaltimoreCountyMD.gov
Location Info:Benjamin Banneker Historical Park and Museum 300 Oella Avenue Catonsville, MD 21228
Contact Info:410-887-1081 Visit Website »
Trick-or-Treat Among the Trees
Celebrate Halloween with a trick-or-treating adventure along the Robinson Nature Center trail. Each stop along the way offers fun, live interpretation of fall nature happenings and, of course, a goodie to take home. Treats are wholesome and delicious thanks to our sponsors (for a list of treats and sponsors, visit www.howardcountymd.gov/RNCspecialevents.htm.
Event Cost: $7 child, $5 adult
Payment Options: Call for reservations
Location Info:Robinson Nature Center 6692 Cedar Lane Columbia, MD 21044
Contact Info:410-313-0400 Visit Website »
Gioachino Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle
The mass was written in 1863, originally scored for two pianos and harmonium, full chorus and four soloists, was described by the composer as “the last of my péchés de vieillesse” (sins of old age). Its first performance was at the dedication (14 March 1864) of the private chapel in the hôtel of Louise, comtesse de Pillet-Will, to whom Rossini dedicated this refined and elegant piece. Tickets: Advance: Adults $23; Seniors/Students $20; $2 more At Door; Group Rates Available
Location Info:Jim Rouse Theatre 5460 Trumpeter Rd Columbia, MD 21044
Contact Info:410-730-8549 Visit Website »
Kayak Nature Tour
Come join us as we explore one of the gentle rivers in the Baltimore-Washington area, the Patuxent River. Our experienced kayak guides will teach you the basics of kayaking from paddling and steering to how to safely enter and exit your kayak. We use very safe and stable recreational style kayaks that track well and are responsive to your paddling efforts. We often see many different kinds of birds, fish, and turtles as we meander quietly on the many coves and inlets. We will have an opportunity to stop, stretch our legs and have a snack while on tour.
Location Info:Terrapin Adventures 8600 Foundry Street Savage, MD 20763
Open Windows Festival; Celebrating the Spirit of Vatican II
Cost: $30.00 per person
Guests can purchase lunch for an additional $10.00 each. Lunch MUST be ordered at the time of registration. Guests are welcome to bring lunch, however please be aware that we will not have access to refrigerators.
This event is to commemorate and celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Second Vatican Council. The day will include presentations from Massimo Faggioli, Ph.D and Rita Ferrone, M.Div. Dr. Faggioli is a theologian, educator and author on Vatican II. He also was a translator for Pope Francis’ interview in America Magazine. Ms. Ferrone is an author, speaker and workshop leader on liturgy, the laity, catechesis and Church renewal.