Calendar of Events

Mar
26
Sun
2017
Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Mar 26 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Wines of March – Free Fruit Wine Tasting
Mar 26 all-day

Try all of Detour’s fruit wines for free. Every Saturday and Sunday in March.

Mar
27
Mon
2017
Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Mar 27 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Mar
28
Tue
2017
Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Mar 28 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Bingo at the Westminster Elks
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm

Please come and enjoy an evening of Bingo with us while supporting our many worthwhile causes. Doors open at 5:30, Early Birds start at 6:45pm. Games include specials, two jackpots!, specials, lucky seven, early birds, Winner take all and split the pot in addition to regular bingo. We have an open kitchen and lots of fun. You must be 14 yrs old to play. Fun is had by all.

Bothe Poetry Reading
Mar 28 @ 7:30 pm

This annual event features a reading by American poet Gary J. Whitehead. His books include “Measuring Cubits while the Thunder Claps” and “The Velocity of Dust” with his third collection of poems, “A Glossary of Chickens,” published in 2013.

Empowerment Comedian and Speaker Ernie G
Mar 28 @ 8:30 pm

Latino comedian Ernie G performs his unique form of comedy that he calls “Latino Edutainment.” He has been seen on Comedy Central’s “Make Me Laugh,” BET’s “Comic View” and Ed McMahon’s “Next Big Star.” The event is co-sponsored by McDaniel’s Student Diversity and Inclusion Office and the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) student organization.

Mar
29
Wed
2017
Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Mar 29 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Mar
30
Thu
2017
Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Mar 30 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Mar
31
Fri
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Mar 31 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.

Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Mar 31 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Apr
1
Sat
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Apr 1 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.

Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Apr 1 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Country Breakfast Buffet
Apr 1 @ 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.

Acoustic Blues with Phil Wiggins & Eleanor Ellis
Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm

Two giants of the Piedmont blues come together for a night of exceptional music. DC native Phil Wiggins is one of America’s foremost blues harmonica players. Singer/guitarist Eleanor Ellis is one of the most significant women in acoustic blues. You can’t hear this duo anywhere else – one night only!

Apr
2
Sun
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Apr 2 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.

Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Apr 2 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Taneytown History Museum 2017 Opening Day
Apr 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Museum opening day for 2017. New exhibits as well as some usual exhibits. The main exhibit will feature a quilt display of both new and antique quilts. These quilts will all have a connection to our surrounding community and local families. We have an experienced curator of quilt exhibits, Mrs. Le Rowell, volunteering to curate this display.

Wine Stroll
Apr 2 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Enjoy a tasting of MD wines at this Sip, Shop & Stroll event! The street will be closed for samples, vendors, and great food. Live entertainment and an open seating area for you to relax and enjoy.

Apr
3
Mon
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Apr 3 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.

Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Apr 3 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Global Issues Colloquium: “Free Exercise: The Tyranny of Religious Freedom in Constitutional Democracies”
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm

Brad Stoddard, assistant professor of religious studies at McDaniel, presents at the Annual Global Issues Colloquium organized by Global Initiatives.

According to Stoddard, whose research interests include religion and law, “Most people agree in the general principle of religious freedom, and constitutional democracies routinely legislate religious freedom in their federal constitutions. This presentation exposes and explores the unresolved clichés and contradictions that accompany the idea of religious freedom.”

Apr
4
Tue
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Apr 4 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.

Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Apr 4 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Bingo at the Westminster Elks
Apr 4 @ 5:30 pm

Please come and enjoy an evening of Bingo with us while supporting our many worthwhile causes. Doors open at 5:30, Early Birds start at 6:45pm. Games include specials, two jackpots!, specials, lucky seven, early birds, Winner take all and split the pot in addition to regular bingo. We have an open kitchen and lots of fun. You must be 14 yrs old to play. Fun is had by all.

Apr
5
Wed
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Apr 5 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.

Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Apr 5 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

12th Annual Seniors on the Go – An Aging and Disabilities Expo
Apr 5 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Carroll County Bureau of Aging & Disabilities will hold this educational event focusing on the needs and interests of older adults, individuals with disabilities, Veterans, their caregivers and families. Come out to learn more about local resources and gather information that will be beneficial. This event is FREE to the public, and it’s a great day with seminars, demonstrations, BINGO, prizes, health screenings and so much more!

Apr
6
Thu
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Apr 6 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.

Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Apr 6 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Apr
7
Fri
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Apr 7 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.

Kathryn E. Wentz Juried Undergraduate Exhibition
Apr 7 all-day

March 21 – April 7, 2017.  Opening Reception: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30–7:30pm, with a gallery talk at 6 pm.

This annual exhibition highlights the best undergraduate work, such as painting, sculpture, photography and mixed media. Jurors for the exhibition include professional artists and art educators.

Apr
8
Sat
2017
6th Annual Restaurant Week
Apr 8 all-day

March 31 – April 9, 2017.  A variety of participating Downtown Westminster restaurants will provide options for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Westminster Restaurant Week is a ten-day promotion that features the unique and fine dining options available in downtown Westminster and the surrounding area.  Participating restaurants will offer diners price-fixed meals at mouth-watering prices.  Participating restaurants include:  Artisan Wine Company, Birdie’s Café, Blue Bistro, Conah’s Bar & Grill, CUP Tea Bar & Café, Giulianova Groceria & Deli, JeannieBird Baking Company, Johanssons Dining House, Liberatore’s, Lone Star Barbeque, Maggie’s, Molli’s Café, O’Lordans Irish Pub, Paradiso Pizzeria, Paradiso Ristorante, Rafael’s, Rare Opportunity Bakehouse, Rock Salt Grille, Starry Night Bakery, Tim Thai, and Ying Thai.  Please see the website for menus and information.