Things to do this weekend around Bel Air (June 13-16)


Things to do this weekend around Bel Air includes free family movie nights in Shamrock Park in Bel Air and on the St. Mary’s Parish House Lawn in Abingdon on Friday, KC & The Sunshine Band performing at APG Federal Credit Union Arena at Harford Community College on Saturday and on Sunday tours of Tudor Hall, Harford County’s historic Booth family home and childhood home of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth.


Thursday, June 13

Harford County’s Restaurant Week continues through June 15

Harford County’s Restaurant Week started June 3 and continues through June 15


Free Adult Workout every Thursday, June 13

Free Adult Workout every Thursday at 7:30. Hosted by LeeBeeFitness, The Results Crew, and Kinetic Youth Academy. Located at 1809 Fashion Court Suite 103 Joppa, MD 21085. Workout to programs such as P90X, Insanity, Rev Abs, TurboFire, Hip Hop Abs, Les Mills Pump and Combat. A different workout each week. Workout in a group setting on a fully cushioned gymnastics floor. All ages and fitness levels are encouraged to attend. We have FUN ! We definitely SWEAT ! FREE FREE FREE. Comment or Like this post for details or directions.

Friday, June 14

Family Movie Night on the St. Mary’s Parish House Lawn, June 14

Monsters, Inc. will be playing during Family Movie Night on the St. Mary’s Parish House Lawn at 8:30 p.m. Friday, June 14. Admission is free and snacks and drinks will be available. Stake out your spot starting at 7:30 p.m. The movie will begin when the sun goes down. St. Mary’s is at 1 Saint Mary’s Church Road in Abingdon.

Downtown Bel Air Alliance’s Outdoor Movies at Shamrock Park, June 14

The Downtown Bel Air Alliance’s Outdoor Movies at Shamrock Park returns for the season beginning June 14 featuring the movie “Hotel Transylvania.” Grab the kids and pack your blankets for great family friendly entertainment with movies under the stars at Shamrock Park, brought to you by Katzen Eye Group. FREE admission and FREE popcorn!  Festivities begin at 6:30pm and movies begin at sunset!

Movie Schedule:
6/14- Hotel Transylvania
6/28- Hoodwinked 2
7/12 – Rise of the Guardians
7/26 –Wreck it Ralph
8/2- Madagascar 3
8/16 Escape from Planet Earth

Saturday, June 15

Bel Air Farmers Market, June 15

The Bel Air Farmers Market has opened for the season in the parking lot of the Mary Risteau Courthouse off of Thomas Street and S. Bond Street. Hours are is between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m. Saturday. For details, visit:


Havre de Grace Farmers Market, June 15

The Havre de Grace Farmers Market, sponsored by Havre de Grace Main Street, is 9am-12noon on Saturdays. We are working with so many awesome vendors to bring all their freshness right here to Pennington Avenue Saturdays now through October! Watch for some really great products! See you Saturday for Fresh!!!

KC & The Sunshine Band at the APG Federal Credit Union Arena, June 15

KC & The Sunshine Band is to perform at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15 at the APG Federal Credit Union Arena at Harford Community College. For tickets visit, 443-412-2211 or KC & The Sunshine Band danced onto the music scene over 35 years ago with a unique fusion of R&B, funk and a hint of Latin percussion groove. From the mid- to late ’70s, KC & The Sunshine Bandracked up some of the era’s biggest and instantly recognizable dance hits including “Get Down Tonight,” “That’s the Way (I Like It),” “I’m Your Boogie Man,” “Keep It Comin’ Love,” “Boogie Shoes” and “Shake Your Booty.” With sales of over 100 million records and nine Grammy nominations, KC & The Sunshine Bandwas one of the most progressive bands of the ’70s and is credited with changing the sound of modern pop music. Join us as the Harford County Chamber of Commerce presents KC & The Sunshine Band and get ready to boogie!

“Walk on Water” 5K Walk/Run, June 15

Harford County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority to host “Walk on Water” 5K Walk/Run June 15 to bring clean water to Africa. For details, visit:

Children’s author Kwame Alexander to appear at the Aberdeen Library June 15

Kwame Alexander, author of 15 children’s books will be appearing at the Aberdeen Library on Saturday, June 15th at 2pm. His children’s picture book, Acoustic Rooster, a rhyming, rhythmic story about a group of jazzy animals who drive the barnyard wild, has been optioned for a national TV show. His debut Young Adult novel, He Said/She Said generated excitement at the recent Book Expo America convention, and his 2014 Young Adult novel, The Crossover, is winning rave reviews from American literary stars. Registration for Saturday’s event is recommended. Contact the Aberdeen Library for more information at 410 273-5608. Books will be available for purchase and signing. Funding for this program is provided with support from the Harford County Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority.

Multi-family yard sale in Constant Friendship, June 15

Multi-family yard sale Saturday 8-1 in Constant Friendship on Lodgecliffe Ct. Lots of baby gear and baby boy clothing as well as girls size 8-12, girls winter coats and snow suits, books and household goods.

Multi-family yard sale on Palustris Lane, June 15

Multi family yard sale Saturday 6/15 8 AM – ?, Palustris Lane off of Singer rd in Abingdon. Something for everyone!

Lelia Court yard sale, June 15

Yard sale sat Lelia Ct. 8-12.

Ring Factory Road yard sale, June 15

Yard sale Saturday 6/15 at 213 E. Ring Factory Rd Bel Air 8:30am-1pm.

Jarrettsville Flea Market, June 15

Flea Market Jarrettsville, Fox Meadows Yard Sale (Lots of other in J’ville bc of the flea market too)

Multi-family yard sale in Gibson Manor, June 15

Multi-family yard sale starting at 8 a.m. at 2103 Robertson Road in Bel Air’s Gibson Manor neighborhood. Air conditioners, TV, baby clothes, etc.

Multi-family yard sale in Fountain Glen Community, June 15

Multi family yard sale Fountain Glen Community, tools, antiques and many other thing. Saturday June 15

Sunday, June 16

Tours of Tudor Hall, June 16

Any plans this Sunday? Visit Tudor Hall, Harford County’s historic Booth family home and childhood home of Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth. It will be open for tours this Sunday, June 16 at 1:00 and 2:00 pm. $5.00 for those age 13 and older. For more information call 443-619-0008 You can also visit the Spirits of Tudor Hall blog at or follow them on Facebook at

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Children’s Center of North Harford 2013 Summer Adventures Program begins June 17

The Children’s Center of North Harford is excited to announce registration for the 2013 Summer Adventures Program.  Summer Adventures, which is open to children ages 4 to 11, is set to begin Monday, June 17 and offers 10 theme-based weeks of fun and learning.  Weekly themes are include The Rainforest, Prehistoric Times and Down on the Farm as well as many others.  The program runs from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Before and After Care are optional and run from 6:30 am to 9:00 am and 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm.  The Summer Adventures Program will be held in our newly renovated School Age Classroom. Each week includes a theme-related field trip and guest speakers.  During Weird Science Week, participants will be delighted by a visit from Miss Margie Lynch, better known as the Bubble Lady, as she amazes us with the science of bubbles.  A visit from Mr. Richard Anderson of the Snyder Animal Foundation during The Great Outdoors Week will bring the children face to face with the animals of Maryland including a skunk and some wide-eyed owls.  Participants will visit the time when dinosaurs roamed the earth by making paper mache dinosaurs and acting as paleontologists as they dig through rock to find dinosaur bones.  A visit from Scales and Tales will make learning fun. Pirate Week includes a field trip to Inner Harbor to be entertained by the Urban Pirates of Baltimore.  This exciting field trip will include a one hour harbor tour on the pirate ship “Fearless” with the Urban Pirates as our hosts.  Other field trips include swimming at the Conowingo Pool and a visit to the Fire Museum of Baltimore. Families can choose to enroll for one or more weeks of the Summer Adventure Program.  Discounts will be given for families with multiple children.  For more information or to register, please contact Christine Halliwell at 410-836-0444 or by email


Kingdom Rock Vacation Bible School, June 17 – 21

Trinity Lutheran Church will be hosting a Kingdom Rock themed Vacation Bible School from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM each day at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1100 Philadelphia Road, Joppa. At this weeklong Vacation Bible School, kids will participate in fun-filled activities, games and lessons, while learning what it means to stand strong for God. “We are all looking forward to sharing this event with children and parents throughout our community. We hope they will all join us for Kingdom Rock. Trinity Church is ready for a Vacation Bible School that children and their parents will never forget.” Children’s Ministry Director, Stacy Morse encourages children of all ages to attend. “We are excited to share this event and hope you that everyone will join us. We’ll help children learn how to stand strong for God.”

Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna to dedicate “The House that Bel Air Built” June 21

On June 21st at 10 a.m., Habitat for Humanity Susquehanna, Inc. (HHS) will cut the ribbon on the House That Bel Air Built, located at 404 Giles Street. This will be the 71st home HHS has built since its inception in 1993 and the first constructed in the Bel Air town limits. The House That Bel Air Built is the future home of Roger and Holly Crouse, and their seven children. The Crouse family is one of over 200 families Habitat has served throughout Harford and Cecil counties in the organization’s 20-year history. For details:

Race to Feed the Hungry Daily 5K Run/1K Walk, June 22

The Ames United Methodist Church is sponsoring its fifth annual Race to Feed the Hungry Daily 5K Run/1K Walk on Saturday, June 22 at Tollgate Heavenly Park, 704 N. Tollgate Road in Bel Air.

The Whitehouse Market, June 23

The Whitehouse Market Sunday June 23rd 10-4. The Whitehouse Market is a open air market…kind of like a Farmers Market for Antiques, Vintage goods, local Crafters and local Artist. It will be in the parking lot behind the Bel Air Bakery, The Whitehouse Trading Co., Bows and Britches and Cutting Edge Salon. The Market it will be on 3rd Sunday of the month Thru October.

Lunar Bay Music & Arts Festival, June 29-30

The Lunar Bay Music & Arts Festival comes to Susquehanna State Park in Havre de Grace June 29-30. The event benefits the Steppingstone Museum in Susquehanna State Park. For details, visit

Vacation Bible School at Oak Grove Baptist Church, July 15-19

REGISTER TODAY! Vacation Bible School at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Bel Air will be July 15 to 19! This is a totally FREE opportunity for you. Our VBS is open to the community and hundreds of children will be attending. Will your child be one of them? All children, age three (by 9/1/12) through 5th grade. 9 am to 12:15 pm daily. Register online at

Ongoing . . .

Innovation Cafe offers STEM opportunities for elementary students this summer

Innovation Cafe presents Summer of Innovation, a program that allows children to explore the roles of engineer, chemist or technology designer in a fun and innovative environment. The program includes hands on labs in physics, chemistry, biology, math and chemical/mechanical/civil and electrical engineering. The program is offered for students in grades 1 through 8. Registration deadline is June 22. Lab sessions are 1 hour per week and the program runs eight weeks through the months of July and August. Fees are $30 per session and $200 for all eight sessions. For more information call 443-485-1044 or


Registration is now open for summer camps at Dance Conservatory of Maryland


Registration is now open for summer camps at Bel Air News & Views sponsor Dance Conservatory of Maryland, the official school of the Harford Ballet Company.  Disney Princess, Fancy Nancy and Angelina Ballerina camps are available for your tiniest dancers and half day and full day options are available for dancers age 7 and up! The swimming pool on campus only adds to the fun!  To register, visit or call (410) 877-3281. Visit them on Facebook at


Christ Our King Co-op Nursery is now taking placement for fall


Christ Our King Co-op Nursery is now taking placement for fall. Openings are available in 3 and 4 year old classes. Christ Our King is at 10 Lexington Road in Bel Air. For information, call 410-836-0141 or



Openings available at First Presbyterian Preschool in Bel Air

First Presbyterian Preschool in Bel Air has openings in its Prep 3 program. This program is designed for young 3′s who miss the cut off for a 3 year old program, but will be 3 between September 1 and December 31.  The class meets Tuesday & Thursday afternoons.  For more information, contact director, Terri Rhodes at 410-399-9678.

Newly renovated Bel Air South Parkway Dunkin Donuts & Baskin Robbins complete and store is now open


Dunkin Donuts & Baskin Robbins located at 18 A Bel Air South Pkwy, Bel Air, MD 21015 recently completed renovations and is open to guests 24 hours a day with a new look. The new look includes, more seating, soft seating, cafe interiors, FREE WI-FI, TVs, music, outdoor seating.


R.E.H.A.B. Furniture & Finds is now open in Bel Air


R.E.H.A.B. Furniture & Finds is now open at 2034 Calvary Road in Bel Air. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday. R.E.H.A.B stands for Repurposed and Refinished, Eclectic Items, Hardware and Housewares, Antiques, Bric a’ Brac and Bohemian Style. We take “loved” furniture…and renew it …then surround it with brand new items :) to bring you the best mix of vintage, eclectic, bohemian, industrial, french, painted, primitive and shabby home furnishings decor and accessories to choose from. For details, visit or call (410) 914-5089.


ACPR Gymnastics is  registering for Spring Session


ACPR Gymnastics in Churchville, MD is registering for the Spring Session! Registration forms are on its web site:


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