events

Calendar of Events

Oct
22
Wed
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 22 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Oct
23
Thu
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 23 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors.

Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

The Era of the American Civil War
Oct 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Survey the major political, economic, social and cultural trends in the United States from 1840 to 1877.  Focus on the growing differences between the societies of the North and South, the partisan debates leading to the American Civil War, the war itself and the shattering impact on the country, culminating with the struggles over reconstructing the union.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Carroll Live on Stage Presents Fernando Varela
Oct 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Fernando Varela won David Foster’s “Born to Sing” contest culminating in a guest appearance with David Foster and Friends at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. He was also a member of the group “Forte” which was a finalist this past season on America’s Got Talent. His global performances span more than 31 countries in which he has won critical acclaim.

Oct
24
Fri
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

SFDFD Friday Night Bingo
Oct 24 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 24 @ 10:00 pm

Bingo held weekly on Fridays.  $1,000 Progressive Jackpot.  Come out and join us for some good times, so grab some friends and enjoy some laughs.  Play for as little as $20. Over $3,000 in cash prizes.   Kitchen Opens 6pm; Bingo Starts 7pm.

 

Y-Happy Healthy Halloween
Oct 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Free to community!!! Family event!!!  Bring a healthy snack to share! Games, crafts, Halloween activities, science/magic show, trunk or treat and much more! Parental supervision required at all times.

Oct
25
Sat
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Harvest Festival
Oct 25 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Celebrate Fall with us with our annual harvest festival. Costume contests for kids, adults and families. Bonfire at dusk with fireworks.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Westminster Halloween Parade
Oct 25 @ 7:00 pm

Parade route Pennsylvania Avenue to Longwell Avenue through West and East Main Streets.

3rd Annual Theatre Showcase
Oct 25 @ 8:00 pm

An entertaining evening of short scenes, musical numbers and monologues by our County’s non-profit theatre troupes. Enjoy a taste of what each of these groups has to offer. Proceeds benefit participating theatre groups.

Oct
26
Sun
2014
Free Concert Series
Oct 26 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Free Concert Services on Sundays 9/7/2014 (Shelley McCarthy); 9/14 (Patty Reese); 9/21 (Ben Sherman); 9/28 (Josh Bayer); 10/5 (Alexander Mitchell); 10/12 (Windon and Ricker; 10/19 (Frededie Long); 10/26 (California Bob); 11/2/2014 (Freddie Long).

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Oct
27
Mon
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Monday Night Music: Stirring Alto Voices
Oct 27 @ 7:00 pm

Violist Alice Tung and clarinetist David Duree, both music faculty members at McDaniel, perform with Rachel Andrews, instrumental accompanist at McDaniel, on piano.

Oct
28
Tue
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors.

Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

The Era of the American Civil War
Oct 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Survey the major political, economic, social and cultural trends in the United States from 1840 to 1877.  Focus on the growing differences between the societies of the North and South, the partisan debates leading to the American Civil War, the war itself and the shattering impact on the country, culminating with the struggles over reconstructing the union.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 28 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Holloway Lecture
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Featuring professor and American literature scholar Bill Gleason of Princeton University.

Oct
29
Wed
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 29 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Oct
30
Thu
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors.

Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

The Era of the American Civil War
Oct 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Survey the major political, economic, social and cultural trends in the United States from 1840 to 1877.  Focus on the growing differences between the societies of the North and South, the partisan debates leading to the American Civil War, the war itself and the shattering impact on the country, culminating with the struggles over reconstructing the union.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 30 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Taste of Latin America Dinner
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm

Hosted by McDaniel College’s Hispano-Latino Alliance student organization, this annual dinner highlights the food, music, traditions and culture of Latin America.

 

Oct
31
Fri
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Oct 31 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

SFDFD Friday Night Bingo
Oct 31 @ 5:30 pm – Oct 31 @ 10:00 pm

Bingo held weekly on Fridays.  $1,000 Progressive Jackpot.  Come out and join us for some good times, so grab some friends and enjoy some laughs.  Play for as little as $20. Over $3,000 in cash prizes.   Kitchen Opens 6pm; Bingo Starts 7pm.

 

Rocky Horror Picture Show
Oct 31 @ 10:00 pm

Halloween night is the perfect time to don those outlandish costumes and do the Time Warp along with other Rocky Horror fans! Prop Bags available at the door – $5 each. NO FLICC passes or discount coupons accepted. 1975; Rated R; 100 minutes

Nov
1
Sat
2014
Country Breakfast Buffet
Nov 1 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month from February to December. (There is no breakfast in January.) 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.

Autumn Indoor Flea Market
Nov 1 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

200+ spaces of crafts, flea market items, collectibles, and more.  Food available all day.

Carroll County Farmers’ Market “Christmas Authors Day”
Nov 1 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

12-15 locally published Authors.  65 regular market vendors with hand made crafts, home baked goods, fresh eggs, honey, nuts, seasonal decorations and plants. Breakfast and lunch are served.

Christmas Bazaar
Nov 1 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

The Bazaar will feature breakfast and lunch foods, a bake table, a variety of vendors and large collection of quality Christmas items – something for everyone.

Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Holy Spirit Lutheran Church and Early Learning Center Annual Apple Festival
Nov 1 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Apples for sale, crafters, vendors, food, bake table and children’s games and silent auction.

Community Yard Sale
Nov 1 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Center for Conscious Living invites all to our annual yard sale.  Yard sale includes holiday items, clothes, artwork, housewares and more. RAIN DATE:  November 8th.

Saturday Nite UnWine
Nov 1 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Saturday Night UnWine 9/13 (Karensa Gray); 9/20 (The Understudies); 10/4 TBD;  10/11 (Saving Sgt. Pepper); 10/18 (Patty Reese); 11/1/2014 (Karensa Gray).

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Nov 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

IBMA Bluegrass Banjo Virtuoso Tony Trishcka in Concert
Nov 1 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

In a consistently adventurous musical career that spans nearly half a century, Tony Trischka has established himself as both a wildly inventive recording artist and one of America’s foremost visionaries of the five-string banjo. Widely regarded as the most innovative banjoist of his generation, Trischka’s dexterity and restless creative spirit have inspired generations of fans, and his influence in igniting the world of progressive acoustic music permanently altered the face of American roots music. An International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) award winner and Grammy nominee, Trischka has been a trailblazer influencing generations of roots-oriented players, from performers including Steve Martin, Bela Fleck and Tony Rice to Trischka’s own musical hero, Earl Scruggs. A night with Tony Trischka is truly a night with the best of bluegrass! Tickets available at the gate or online at http://common-ground.ticketleap.com/tony-trischka/.

Nov
2
Sun
2014
March of Dimes 5K Race
Nov 2 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

The March of Dimes in partnership with Detour Vineyard & Winery are hosting a Vineyard Run and Wine Tasting Series. The race series will take place across the beautiful vineyards at Detour Vineyard & Winery in Keymar, MD. Each event will be followed by a ‘Happy Hour’ party featuring live music, wine or cider tastings (with an alternative for the younger crowd), prizes by age group and overall winners and raffle prizes. Proceeds from the events will fund vital research, grants, education, and advocacy to further the March of Dimes mission to improve infant health by preventing premature birth, birth defects and infant mortality.

Register for the event at the active.com website or complete the registration form and mail it.

 

Free Concert Series
Nov 2 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Free Concert Services on Sundays 9/7/2014 (Shelley McCarthy); 9/14 (Patty Reese); 9/21 (Ben Sherman); 9/28 (Josh Bayer); 10/5 (Alexander Mitchell); 10/12 (Windon and Ricker; 10/19 (Frededie Long); 10/26 (California Bob); 11/2/2014 (Freddie Long).

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Nov 2 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Liszt-Garrison Winners in Concert
Nov 2 @ 7:00 pm

Chamber Music on the Hill features soprano Laura Strickling with pianist Liza Stepanova, winners of the 2013 Liszt-Garrison International Competition held at Notre Dame of Maryland University. The program includes works by Franz Liszt, Richard Strauss and Libby Larsen.

Soprano Laura Strickling’s brilliant vocal performances include Carnegie Hall, Avery Fisher Hall, the Kennedy Center, the Berkshire Opera Company, and Tanglewood Music Center.

Pianist Liza Stepanova has performed at Carnegie, Alice Tully and Steinway Halls and The Kennedy Center.  She has been on the faculty at The Juilliard School since 2012.

 

Tickets are available at the Carroll Arts Center, 91 West Main Street, or by calling MaryEllen 410-596-1022 or at the Concert.

 

Common Ground on the Hill: Tony Trischka
Nov 2 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

In a consistently adventurous musical career that spans nearly half a century, Tony Trischka has established himself as both a wildly inventive recording artist and one of America’s foremost visionaries of the five-string banjo. Widely regarded as the most innovative banjoist of his generation, Trischka’s dexterity and restless creative spirit have inspired generations of fans, and his influence in igniting the world of progressive acoustic music permanently altered the face of American roots music. An International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) award winner and Grammy nominee, Trischka has been a trailblazer influencing generations of roots-oriented players, from performers including Steve Martin, Bela Fleck and Tony Rice to Trischka’s own musical hero, Earl Scruggs. A night with Tony Trischka is truly a night with the best of bluegrass!

Nov
3
Mon
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Nov 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Nov 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Nov
4
Tue
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Nov 4 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors.

Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

The Era of the American Civil War
Nov 4 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Survey the major political, economic, social and cultural trends in the United States from 1840 to 1877.  Focus on the growing differences between the societies of the North and South, the partisan debates leading to the American Civil War, the war itself and the shattering impact on the country, culminating with the struggles over reconstructing the union.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Nov 4 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Nov
5
Wed
2014
Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Nov 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Nov 5 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Nov
6
Thu
2014
41st Annual Mistletoe Mart
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 8:30 pm

Mart is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  5o Juried Artisans and Craftspeople feature jewelry, pottery, stained glass, woodenware, baskets, pet beds and goodies, family games, bird houses, textiles and fiber arts, gifts, fine chocolates, and confections, wreaths, photography and paintings. Cafe, hourly door prizes, quilt raffle, country store and more. Thursday & Friday 10am-8pm; Saturday 10am-4:30pm.

Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Nov 6 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors.

Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

The Era of the American Civil War
Nov 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Survey the major political, economic, social and cultural trends in the United States from 1840 to 1877.  Focus on the growing differences between the societies of the North and South, the partisan debates leading to the American Civil War, the war itself and the shattering impact on the country, culminating with the struggles over reconstructing the union.

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Nov 6 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

Confederate Partisans
Nov 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm

The vast majority of Southerners who fought against the Union served in the standing armies.  However, a number of men fought as partisans or guerrillas and had a large psychological impact during the war.  These partisan units caused a great deal of destruction of Union property, tied up large numbers of Union troops, and at times crossed into criminal activity.  Find out how these units came to be, how they fought, and their impact on the war.

Nov
7
Fri
2014
MABA Alpaca Celebration
Nov 7 @ 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come and meet the Alpaca up close.

41st Annual Mistletoe Mart
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 8:30 pm

Mart is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday.  5o Juried Artisans and Craftspeople feature jewelry, pottery, stained glass, woodenware, baskets, pet beds and goodies, family games, bird houses, textiles and fiber arts, gifts, fine chocolates, and confections, wreaths, photography and paintings. Cafe, hourly door prizes, quilt raffle, country store and more. Thursday & Friday 10am-8pm; Saturday 10am-4:30pm.

Carroll Arts Center Members Exhibit
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

This annual favorite showcases the artistic talents of the Carroll County Arts Council’s members. Featuring a wide range of styles and mediums including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, and fine crafts, will be on view in the Arts Center’s Tevis Gallery, Community Gallery, and Director’s Hall Gallery. Most works are for sale. Two Artist Choice Awards will be selected by participating artists and a Peoples Choice Award is selected by our visitors. Gallery is open during regular business hours: Mon/Wed/Fri/Sat 10 am – 4 pm and Tues/Thurs 10 am – 8 pm. Extended hours during Special Events, Concerts, Movies, and other Performances.

Holiday Preview
Nov 7 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

A night of seasonal cheer as Mount Airy downtown shops preview their Holiday displays and merchandise. Shops will offer wine and refreshments. Entertainers perform live music and crafters demonstrate their artistry.

Sandy Mount Holiday Bazaar
Nov 7 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, November 7th from 4 to 9pm and Saturday, November 8th from 8 to 3pm.  Holiday bazaar including dinner Friday night and breakfast and lunch Saturday.   Santa shoppe, mixed media shoppe, face painting, Santa and Mrs. Claus, bake shoppe, silent auction, treasures from the attic, many handmade crafts, great for gift giving and for Orioles and Ravens Fans. Free admission and lots of free parking. 10% of the proceeds to benefit a local charity.

SFDFD Friday Night Bingo
Nov 7 @ 4:30 pm – Nov 7 @ 9:00 pm

Bingo held weekly on Fridays.  $1,000 Progressive Jackpot.  Come out and join us for some good times, so grab some friends and enjoy some laughs.  Play for as little as $20. Over $3,000 in cash prizes.   Kitchen Opens 6pm; Bingo Starts 7pm.

 

Seventh Biennial Faculty Exhibition
Nov 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Opening Reception: Thursday, October 23, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. (Artists’ Talk: 6 p.m.)

This biennial exhibition highlights works by McDaniel Art and Art History faculty members, including photography by Susan Ruddick Bloom, paintings by Steven Pearson, paintings and sculpture by Kateryna Mychajlyshyn, ceramics by Ken Hankins, jewelry by Linda Van Hart, among others.

“Footloose” the Musical
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Show times are November 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15 at 7pm and November 8 and 15 at 2pm.   Join Liberty’s Drama Club as we celebrate the 30th anniversary of Footloose, the live musical version of the 1984 film starring Kevin Bacon, featuring songs that reached the No. 1 spot on Billboard’s Hot 100.

$15 for advanced seating (which includes your show ticket in the price). Advanced seating tickets are encouraged for anyone that would like to choose their seat from 6pm to 6:30pm prior to general admission ticket holders being admitted to the auditorium. There are a limited number of Advanced Seating Tickets.

Tickets may be purchased now online or in the lobby of Liberty High School beginning October 27th from 9am to 3:30pm on school days.

Music by Tom Snow. Lyrics by Dean Pitchford. Stage adaptation by Dean Pitchford and Walter Bobbie. Based on the original screenplay by Dean Pitchford. Additional music by Eric Carmen, Sammy Hagar, Kenny Loggins and Jim Steinman. Book property of R&H and rented by Liberty High School Drama Club.

McDaniel String Ensemble
Nov 7 @ 7:00 pm

Under the direction of Nicholas Currie, music lecturer at McDaniel, the McDaniel College String Ensemble performs.

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MABA Alpaca Celebration
Nov 8 @ 7:00 am – 4:00 pm

Come and meet the Alpaca up close.

Carroll County Farmers’ Market “Christmas Art Guild Show”
Nov 8 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

75 vendors with hand made crafts, fine arts, home baked goods, fresh eggs, nuts, honey, seasonal plants and decorations. Breakfast and lunch are served.

Sandy Mount Holiday Bazaar
Nov 8 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Friday, November 7th from 4 to 9pm and Saturday, November 8th from 8 to 3pm.  Holiday bazaar including dinner Friday night and breakfast and lunch Saturday.   Santa shoppe, mixed media shoppe, face painting, Santa and Mrs. Claus, bake shoppe, silent auction, treasures from the attic, many handmade crafts, great for gift giving and for Orioles and Ravens Fans. Free admission and lots of free parking. 10% of the proceeds to benefit a local charity.

Taylorsville UMC Bazaar
Nov 8 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Crafts, bake table, silent auction, Santa, train garden, and hay rides.  Luncheon to include oyster and ham dinners, sandwiches, soup, chicken strips, soda, tea, home made pie.  Coffee all day.

Holly Mart
Nov 8 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

Crafts, chocolates and baked goods, cheese balls, white elephant room, a silent auction, holiday decorations, personal and home accessories, home business vendors, and lunch will be featured. For more information call 410-795-6136 from 9am to 2pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays.

Taylorsville UMC Bazaar
Nov 8 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Hand made crafts of all kinds (cloth, metal, wood), baked goods, hay rides, music, Santa’s Re-gifting Shop, and lunch. Lunch will include: oyster dinner, sandwiches, home made pie, home made soup, and much more. Coffee all day. Not juried!