Calendar of Events

Apr
30
Sun
2017
Senior Capstone Exhibition II
Apr 30 all-day

April 25 – May 5, 2017.  Reception: Thursday, April 27, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This end-of-the-year exhibition showcases works by graduating art and art history majors at McDaniel working in a range of media from two- and three-dimensional approaches to digital and new media.

Musical Theatre/Opera Workshop
Apr 30 @ 7:00 pm

Music and theatre arts students at McDaniel perform selections from renowned operas and Broadway musicals under the direction of Kyle Engler, senior lecturer in music.

May
1
Mon
2017
Senior Capstone Exhibition II
May 1 all-day

April 25 – May 5, 2017.  Reception: Thursday, April 27, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This end-of-the-year exhibition showcases works by graduating art and art history majors at McDaniel working in a range of media from two- and three-dimensional approaches to digital and new media.

An Evening of Madrigals
May 1 @ 7:30 pm

This annual concert features The Madrigal Singers, McDaniel’s premier a cappella vocal ensemble, under the direction of Margaret Boudreaux, director of choral activities at McDaniel. The Madrigal Singers perform unaccompanied vocal music, primarily Renaissance pieces, but also world music and vocal jazz. Audience participation is encouraged.

May
2
Tue
2017
Senior Capstone Exhibition II
May 2 all-day

April 25 – May 5, 2017.  Reception: Thursday, April 27, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This end-of-the-year exhibition showcases works by graduating art and art history majors at McDaniel working in a range of media from two- and three-dimensional approaches to digital and new media.

A Celebrating America Event – Caboose Story Time
May 2 @ 2:00 pm

May 2 and 9, 2017.  For ages birth – 8.  Join us for a special train story time.  Please choose one date to attend.  Only kids need to register.  Registrations begins 4/18/17 for May 2 and 4/25/17 for May 9, 2017.

Before and After You Say “I do”
May 2 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Before You Say “I do!” is an essential three-part class for couples who are seriously dating, engaged, or married less than one year. Topics covered include: Money matters, roles and responsibilities, relationship stress, communication – the key to harmony, making your marriage a priority, and more. The cost includes an on-line relationship inventory to assess your relationship strengths and the book, “Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married” by Dr. Gary Chapman, offered in Spanish or English.  Gift certificates are available for your favorite couple!

May
3
Wed
2017
Senior Capstone Exhibition II
May 3 all-day

April 25 – May 5, 2017.  Reception: Thursday, April 27, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This end-of-the-year exhibition showcases works by graduating art and art history majors at McDaniel working in a range of media from two- and three-dimensional approaches to digital and new media.

May
4
Thu
2017
Senior Capstone Exhibition II
May 4 all-day

April 25 – May 5, 2017.  Reception: Thursday, April 27, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This end-of-the-year exhibition showcases works by graduating art and art history majors at McDaniel working in a range of media from two- and three-dimensional approaches to digital and new media.

A Celebrating America Event – Caboose Story Time
May 4 @ 2:00 pm

May 2 and 9, 2017.  For ages birth – 8.  Join us for a special train story time.  Please choose one date to attend.  Only kids need to register.  Registrations begins 4/18/17 for May 2 and 4/25/17 for May 9, 2017.

Jazz Night
May 4 @ 7:00 pm

Jazz Night is directed by music lecturer Tim Jenkins and features diverse styles of jazz, including classic big band swing, bebop, Latin, Funk, Jazz-rock and classic blues.

Videopalooza
May 4 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

McDaniel’s Department of Communication and Cinema hosts this annual showcase of student-produced fiction and documentary films.

Tret Fure in Concert
May 4 @ 8:00 pm

Tret Fure began her career at the age of 16, singing in coffee houses and campuses in the Midwest. At 19, she moved to LA in hopes of obtaining a record deal. Within a year she was performing as guitarist and vocalist for Spencer Davis, touring with him and penning the single for his album “Mousetrap.” She went on to record her own album in 1973 on MCA/UNI Records, with the late Lowell George of Little Feat as her producer. With the success of that release, she opened for such bands as Yes, Poco, and the J Geils Band. One of the most prolific artists in the contemporary singer-songwriter arena, Tret Fure has released 15 albums and CDs over the course of her 46 year career. In addition to being a gifted songwriter, Fure has engineered and produced countless recordings by a variety of artists, including her own work.  For Tickets call: 410-795-1041.

Tret Fure in Concert
May 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Tret Fure began her career at the age of 16, singing in coffeehouses and campuses in the Midwest. At 19, she moved to LA in hopes of obtaining a record deal. Within a year she was performing as guitarist and vocalist for Spencer Davis, touring with him and penning the single for his album “Mousetrap.” She went on to record her own album in 1973 on MCA/UNI Records, with the late Lowell George of Little Feat as her producer. With the success of that release, she opened for such bands as Yes, Poco, and the J Geils Band. One of the most prolific artists in the contemporary singer-songwriter arena, Tret Fure has released 15 albums and CDs over the course of her 46 year career. In addition to being a gifted songwriter, Fure has engineered and produced countless recordings by a variety of artists, including her own work.  Tickets call: 410-795-1041.

May
5
Fri
2017
48th Annual Flower & Plant Market
May 5 all-day

The Historic Union Mills Homestead comes alive each spring with a beautiful array of quality, locally grown hanging plants, annuals, perennials, vegetable plants, shrubs and heirloom vegetables. Come join us for our first event of the season, with a great selection of plants, specialty plant growers, and quality craft and garden-related vendors.
Friday, May 5, 11am – 4pm we are open for early bird selections. Kountry Kafe Catering will have a lite lunch menu available for purchase.
Saturday, May 6, 9am – 4pm we will feature our full flower and plant selections. Lunch will be available for purchase and the HIstoric Shriver House and Grist Mill will be open for tours. The Blacksmith Shop and Gift Shop will also be open.
Sunday, May 7, 10am – 4pm kids will love hands-on projects at the Children’s Garden Corner, hosted by the Roslyn Garden Club.

Senior Capstone Exhibition II
May 5 all-day

April 25 – May 5, 2017.  Reception: Thursday, April 27, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6pm.

This end-of-the-year exhibition showcases works by graduating art and art history majors at McDaniel working in a range of media from two- and three-dimensional approaches to digital and new media.

College Band Concert
May 5 @ 7:00 pm

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

May
6
Sat
2017
48th Annual Flower & Plant Market
May 6 all-day

The Historic Union Mills Homestead comes alive each spring with a beautiful array of quality, locally grown hanging plants, annuals, perennials, vegetable plants, shrubs and heirloom vegetables. Come join us for our first event of the season, with a great selection of plants, specialty plant growers, and quality craft and garden-related vendors.
Friday, May 5, 11am – 4pm we are open for early bird selections. Kountry Kafe Catering will have a lite lunch menu available for purchase.
Saturday, May 6, 9am – 4pm we will feature our full flower and plant selections. Lunch will be available for purchase and the HIstoric Shriver House and Grist Mill will be open for tours. The Blacksmith Shop and Gift Shop will also be open.
Sunday, May 7, 10am – 4pm kids will love hands-on projects at the Children’s Garden Corner, hosted by the Roslyn Garden Club.

Country Breakfast Buffet
May 6 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.

The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

Disaster Response Auction
May 6 @ 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Three auctions: general, special items, quilts & comforters. Breakfast and lunch, food and beverages, baked goods, plants, crafts, books, white elephant. All proceeds go to Mid-Atlantic District Brethren Disaster Relief national and worldwide efforts.

Ag Center Arts and Crafts Festival
May 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Join the Ag Center for their first Arts and Crafts Festival. The Shipley Arena will be full of crafters, direct consultants, and art dealer. Food available all day.

Civil War Living History Reenactment
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

May 6 & 7, 2017.  This year’s annual spring encampment depicts the Seven Days Campaign illustrating six major battles between the Army of Northern Virginia and the Union Army of the Potomac that took place over seven days near Richmond, Virginia in 1862. The Battle of Fair Oaks, the featured battle on Saturday, set the Seven Days Campaign in motion. Other activities include a Civil War hospital, daily life in the camps and a Ladies’ Social on Saturday. Food is available for purchase at the event.

 

Mayberry Mill Arts, Crafts, and Gifts Show
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Hand crafted items, hanging baskets, herbs, and garden plants.

A Celebrating America Event – Can’t Stop the Beat, Can’t Stop the Fee
May 6 @ 12:00 pm

For all ages.  Experience the enthusiasm, high-energy and excitement of the Carroll County Cloggers as they demonstrate the art of clogging that came to America via English, German, Scottish, and Irish settlers.  What is clogging, you ask?  Clogging is derived from folk dances made popular in the Appalachian Mountains in the 1800s, but new influences are coming from multiple styles of dance such as tap dancing, Irish hard shoe, and even street dancing and hip-hop.

Cupcake & Wine Pairing
May 6 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Saturdays & Sundays during the month of May.  Four cupcakes paired with Detour’s Wines. Choose from sweet or dry.

Gospel Choir Concert: “I Need You to Survive”
May 6 @ 7:30 pm

McDaniel College’s Gospel Choir presents “I Need You to Survive” under the direction of music lecturer Shelley Ensor. The Gospel Choir performs traditional and contemporary gospel music.

May
7
Sun
2017
48th Annual Flower & Plant Market
May 7 all-day

The Historic Union Mills Homestead comes alive each spring with a beautiful array of quality, locally grown hanging plants, annuals, perennials, vegetable plants, shrubs and heirloom vegetables. Come join us for our first event of the season, with a great selection of plants, specialty plant growers, and quality craft and garden-related vendors.
Friday, May 5, 11am – 4pm we are open for early bird selections. Kountry Kafe Catering will have a lite lunch menu available for purchase.
Saturday, May 6, 9am – 4pm we will feature our full flower and plant selections. Lunch will be available for purchase and the HIstoric Shriver House and Grist Mill will be open for tours. The Blacksmith Shop and Gift Shop will also be open.
Sunday, May 7, 10am – 4pm kids will love hands-on projects at the Children’s Garden Corner, hosted by the Roslyn Garden Club.

Civil War Living History Reenactment – The Seven Days Campaign
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

May 6 & 7, 2017.  This year’s annual spring encampment depicts the Seven Days Campaign illustrating six major battles between the Army of Northern Virginia and the Union Army of the Potomac that took place over seven days near Richmond, Virginia in 1862. The Battle of Fair Oaks, the featured battle on Saturday, set the Seven Days Campaign in motion. Other activities include a Civil War hospital, daily life in the camps and a Ladies’ Social on Saturday. Food is available for purchase at the event.

 

 

 

Cupcake & Wine Pairing
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Saturdays & Sundays during the month of May.  Four cupcakes paired with Detour’s Wines. Choose from sweet or dry.

Mayberry Mill Arts, Crafts, and Gifts Show
May 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Hand crafted items, hanging baskets, herbs, and garden plants.

May
9
Tue
2017
Before and After You Say “I do”
May 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Before You Say “I do!” is an essential three-part class for couples who are seriously dating, engaged, or married less than one year. Topics covered include: Money matters, roles and responsibilities, relationship stress, communication – the key to harmony, making your marriage a priority, and more. The cost includes an on-line relationship inventory to assess your relationship strengths and the book, “Things I Wish I’d Known Before We Got Married” by Dr. Gary Chapman, offered in Spanish or English.  Gift certificates are available for your favorite couple!

May
10
Wed
2017
Mommy/Son Date Night
May 10 @ 6:00 pm

Come and dance the night away during a memorable evening spent between Mommy and Son. Enjoy music from a professional DJ, a catered dinner, photos and door prizes.

May
13
Sat
2017
Carroll County Farmers’ Market “Mother’s Day Market”
May 13 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

75-100 vendors with fresh eggs, organic meats, nuts, honey, jams and jellies, home baked goods including cakes, pies, scones, breads. Plants including herbs, perennials and annuals. Garden Bouquets. Quality hand made crafts and fine arts.