events

Calendar of Events

Dec
8
Thu
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 8 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.

Home and Fireside: Christmas on the Farm Teas
Dec 8 all-day

December 8 – December 11, 2016.  Seatings on Thursday through Saturday 11 am and 2 pm.  Sunday seatings at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

 

 

 

REQUIRED MINIMIM DIST.

Jazz Night
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm

The McDaniel Jazz Ensemble performs classic big band swing, bebop, Latin, Funk, Jazz-rock and classic blues under the direction of Tim Jenkins, adjunct lecturer in music.

Songs for the Holiday Season with Lynn Hollyfield, Dave Abe, Jimmy Brink & Steve Wolf
Dec 8 @ 8:00 pm

Lynn Hollyfield joins forces with these three talented musicians for a memorable Holiday show with some classic holiday tunes and some award winning songs, penned by Hollyfield, for a Indie-folk-pop-jazz-blues celebration of the wonderful Winter~Holiday Christmas Season.
Lynn Hollyfield, an award-winning singer-songwriter, is known as a heartfelt observer of the world and a powerful singer and guitarist. “Great voice, great songs. In The Balance-it’s a beauty!” ~John McLaughlin, TheDigitalFolkLife.org.
Steve Wolf on bass, currently performs with Bluesmen, Linwood Taylor and Memphis Gold and has toured internationally with many of the regions finest bands, The Nighthawks and has backed an array of national artists including: Chuck Berry, The Coasters, Bo Diddley, Doctor John, The Marvelettes, Tom Principato, Danny Gatton and Springsteen sax man Clarence Clemons. He remains an in-demand sideman.
Dave Abe has been playing Irish traditional music since the late 1970’s. He is known for his Donegal style of fiddle playing and his extensive knowledge of tunes from that region and has performed at numerous festivals and venues including the Birchmere, the National Cathedral, and the White House. He also enjoys the dynamic of working with singers and has been fortunate to play with Washington, DC icon Grace Griffith for many years and, more recently, with Lynn Hollyfield.
Jimmy Brink is a Baltimore based percussionist and drummer who has been playing for 25 years. He spent 5 years in the United States Marine Corps Band and now plays with several local musical groups including The Chesapeake Pub Crawl, The Classroom Dragons and The Racket. Jimmy is known for his impromptu, innovative drum solos. He is a dynamic percussionist who lays down succinct rhythm and grooves.  For tickets: 410-795-1041.

Dec
9
Fri
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 9 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.

Home and Fireside: Christmas on the Farm Teas
Dec 9 all-day

December 8 – December 11, 2016.  Seatings on Thursday through Saturday 11 am and 2 pm.  Sunday seatings at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

 

 

 

REQUIRED MINIMIM DIST.

Santa Visits the Farm Museum
Dec 9 all-day

December 9 – 11 and December 16 – 18, 2016.  Bring the kids and come snap a picture with Santa!

Christmas on the Farm Tea
Dec 9 @ 11:00 am

December 1-4 & December 8-11.  Seatings on Thurs.  –  Sat. 11 am and 2 pm; Sun. Seating at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

Christmas on the Farm Tea
Dec 9 @ 2:00 pm

December 1-4 & December 8-11.  Seatings on Thurs.  –  Sat. 11 am and 2 pm; Sun. Seating at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

Carriage Rides at the Farm Museum
Dec 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Come take a carriage ride around the museum and tour the Farmhouse decorated for the season.

Sykesville Cookies on Main Street
Dec 9 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Visit the “Coolest Small Town in America”.  Treats and specials in shops!

College Band Concert
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm

Directed by Linda Kirkpatrick, senior lecturer in music, the College Band features nearly 50 McDaniel students, as well as McDaniel faculty members, band alumni and community musicians, performing everything from classical to pops.

Dec
10
Sat
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 10 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.

Home and Fireside: Christmas on the Farm Teas
Dec 10 all-day

December 8 – December 11, 2016.  Seatings on Thursday through Saturday 11 am and 2 pm.  Sunday seatings at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

 

 

 

REQUIRED MINIMIM DIST.

Santa Visits the Farm Museum
Dec 10 all-day

December 9 – 11 and December 16 – 18, 2016.  Bring the kids and come snap a picture with Santa!

Carroll County Christmas Farmers’ Market
Dec 10 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

75-100 vendors with hand made crafts, baked goods, nuts, eggs, organic meats, seasonal decorations. Greens Sale.  Acoustic entertainment.

Christmas on the Farm Tea
Dec 10 @ 11:00 am

December 1-4 & December 8-11.  Seatings on Thurs.  –  Sat. 11 am and 2 pm; Sun. Seating at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

Sykesville Merry Main Street
Dec 10 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come visit the “Coolest Small Town in America” and enjoy crafts & activities at the Town House!

Christmas on the Farm Tea
Dec 10 @ 2:00 pm

December 1-4 & December 8-11.  Seatings on Thurs.  –  Sat. 11 am and 2 pm; Sun. Seating at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

Westminster Symphony Orchestra
Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm

Linda Kirkpatrick, senior lecturer in music, directs the orchestra, which is comprised of McDaniel students, as well as students from Carroll Community College and community musicians.

Handel’s Messiah Sing-Along
Dec 10 @ 6:00 pm

The Church of  the Ascension will host a sing-along to benefit Shepard’s Staff.  Join us on Saturday, December 10 at 6pm in the Holy Cross Hall off of the Ralph St. parking lot.  Bring your score (music) and join us as we sign the choruses from Handel’s Messiah.  Refreshments are provided and a free will offering will be taken.

Dec
11
Sun
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 11 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.

Home and Fireside: Christmas on the Farm Teas
Dec 11 all-day

December 8 – December 11, 2016.  Seatings on Thursday through Saturday 11 am and 2 pm.  Sunday seatings at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

 

 

 

REQUIRED MINIMIM DIST.

Santa Visits the Farm Museum
Dec 11 all-day

December 9 – 11 and December 16 – 18, 2016.  Bring the kids and come snap a picture with Santa!

Union Bridge Fire Company AUCE Breakfast
Dec 11 @ 7:00 am – 11:30 am

2nd Sundays only, October 2016 – May 2017.  Pancakes, biscuits, sausage gravy, scrambled eggs, potatoes, sausage, pudding & hominy, and muffins, coffee, tea & orange juice.

Christmas on the Farm Tea
Dec 11 @ 2:00 pm

December 1-4 & December 8-11.  Seatings on Thurs.  –  Sat. 11 am and 2 pm; Sun. Seating at 2 pm.  Reservations required by November 23, 2016.  All teas include a guided tour of the Farmhouse and other activities as noted.

Gospel Choir Concert
Dec 11 @ 3:00 pm

McDaniel College’s Gospel Choir performs spirituals, as well as traditional and contemporary gospel music, under the direction of music lecturer Shelley Ensor.

Sunday Night Social Dance
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Singles/couples can spend an enjoyable evening dancing on this beautiful wooden floor on the second Sunday of every month, except July.  Bring your dancing shoes and your friends.    Snacks and drinks are available. BYOB.

Dec
12
Mon
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 12 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.

Dec
13
Tue
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 13 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.

Dec
14
Wed
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 14 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.

Dec
15
Thu
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 15 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.

Dec
16
Fri
2016
Eighth Biennial Faculty Art Exhibit
Dec 16 all-day

November 22 – December 16, 2016.  Artists’ Reception Thursday, December 1st, 5 – 7:30pm with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including paintings by Steven Pearson, photography by Walter Calahan, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, intermedia and digital art by Chloe Irla, among others.