Open House – Day In The Life Of A Farmer
This is one of our most popular fall educational programs that we offer. Included is a farm class on beekeeping and farm crops! Everyone gets to feed our friendly animals, go through the mini corn maze, take a hayride that goes through the Cattail Creek, and harvest your own pumpkin, and an ear of popcorn to take home with you! The cost is $7.50/child. (Adults are free.) Registration is required on or before Oct. 3rd.
Location Info:Sharp's Farm 4003 Jennings Chapel Road Brookeville,, MD 20833
Contact Info:410-489-2572 Visit Website »
Sheep to Shawl, Colonial Style
Join us as we go back to Mr. Banneker’s time to explore colonial clothing and how it was made. A story, game, song and hands-on work with wool, carding, spinning and weaving will enchant parents and children alike. A small loom and other take-home goodies provided. Wear your own colonial dress-ups or borrow ours. Children 7 – 12 with an adult
$3 members / $5 non-members
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 »
St. Matthew Multi-Cultural Festival
Travel around the globe without leaving Howard County! Visit the St. Matthew Multi-Cultural Festival, featuring hand made international foods, a beer and wine garden, free live entertainment, hand-made crafts, a silent auction, and an amazing themed children’s area with games and prizes.
Free admission and free live entertainment!
Location Info:The Orthodox Church of St. Matthew (Kings Contrivance Village Center) 7271 Eden Brook Drive Columbia, MD 21046
Contact Info:240.755.0324 Visit Website »
Victoria Gastro Pub’s Running Festival
Race Field Limit 1000
Minimum Age 10yr for 5k | 14yr for 10 miler
Maximum Age 10yr for fun run
Air Temperature Typical averages 65-75℉
Mass Start/Chip Timed
Multi surface course gravel, grass, paved streets, and trails
Entry Fees $10 1mi fun run | $35 5K | $70 10mi | $85 Half Full 13.1 Challenge
The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults changes lives by creating a community of support for young adults, and their loved ones, as they fight cancer and embrace survivorship.
Location Info:Centennial Park Ellicott City, MD
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Blessing of Animals
We invite all to bring their pets (on leashes please) to the Shrine of St. Anthony on Sunday October 5th at 2:00pm. for the Blessing of Animals on the piazza in front of the Shrine building. All are welcome.