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Things to do this weekend around Bel Air (Nov. 7-10)

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Things to do this weekend around Bel Air include the Fifth Annual Heather L. Hurd 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk at Harford Community College Saturday, performances of The Princess Bride-Live at the Harford Community College Chesapeake Theater, Nov. 8, 9 & 10 and an Autumn Open House to benefit Harford Family House at Greenbrier Shopping Center on Friday.

Thursday, Nov. 7

APG Theater Group to perform “Bell, Book & Candle” Nov. 7

The APG Theater Group is to perform the romantic comedy “Bell, Book & Candle” at 7 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds’ recreation center. The performance is open to the public. Tickets are $5 for active duty and $10 general admission. For tickets or more information, contact the APG Leisure Travel Office, Bldg. 3326, call 410-278-4011 / 4907, or email usarmy.APG.imcom.list.apgr-usag-mwr-leisuretravel@mail.mil.

Friday, Nov. 8

Trinity Lutheran Women’s Ministry Gift Basket Fun, Nov. 8

Trinity Lutheran Women’s Ministry Gift Basket Fun on Friday, November 8, at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6pm). Tickets are $15.00. Tickets will be sold after the church services or you can email: theresajenkins@aol.com or call: Theresa Jenkins 443-512-0614. This year’s prizes will include Longaberger Baskets, Vera Bradley and ThirtyOne bags, Pandora, Pampered Chef, Scentsy, Origami Owl items, an American Girl doll, and much more! This Women’s Ministry fundraiser raises money for all the charitable causes that we help during the year, including the youth mission trip, the Arctic mission trip, VBS, SARC, the Haiti mission trip, and the Food Closet.This event will also specifically support the Trinity Food Closet and the Women’s Ministry Mission Trip to Haiti!

Autumn Open House to benefit Harford Family House, Nov. 8

Massage Heights and Xtend Barre Bel Air are hosting an Autumn Open House to benefit Harford Family House from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 8 at Greenbrier Shopping Center, 223 Brierhill Drive, Bel Air. Donate a personal care or cleaning item for the Harford Family House supply closet and take part in a free Xtend Barre class or a free chair massage from Massage Heights. Urban Pearl mobile boutique and LaCakerie will set up shop for the evening as well. Contact Xtend Barre at www.xtendbarrebelair.com to reserve your space in the free classes offered at 5:30 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. Nov. 8. For more information, call 410-420-8200.

The Princess Bride-Live at the Harford Community College Chesapeake Theater, Nov. 8, 9 & 10

The HCC Actors’ Guild presents The Princess Bride-Live at the Harford Community College Chesapeake Theater at 8 p.m.. Nov. 8, & 9 and 3 p.m. Nov. 10. The beloved tale of Westley and Buttercup, the pursuers Inigo Montoya, Vizzini, and Fezzik, and the evil Prince Humperdink is brought to life in this Actor’s Guild stage adaptation featuring all the romance, fantasy, and hilarity of the 1987 movie and William Goldman’s novel. Join us and cheer the duels, the daring escapes, the fantastic monsters, and, of course, true love. Tickets are Adult $12 , Senior $8, HCC Student $8, Youth $8. Call 443-412-2211.

Maryland Irish Festival at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, Nov 8-10

Maryland Irish Festival. Nov 8-10 @ State Fairgrounds in Timonium. Great food. Great music. Very family oriented. Lots of Irish Culture. Tremendous amount of vendors. https://www.facebook.com/MDirishfest

C. Milton Wright Booster Club first annual Quarter Auction, Nov. 8

The C. Milton Wright Booster Club is hosting its first annual Quarter Auction Friday, Nov. 8. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the auction starts at 7 p.m. The auction will be held in the school’s cafeteria and each guest must have a ticket to enter. Tickets are $5 and include one paddle. Extra paddles are $2. Vendors include Vera Bradley, Thirty One, Pampered Chef, Accents by Ricci, Tastefully Simple, Terra Verde Candles, Cookie Lee Jewelry, Dove Chocolate and Discoveries. For information, call 443-616-4553.

Harford Technical High School presents “Almost Maine,” Nov. 8 & 9

Harford Technical High School presents “Almost Maine” a play by John Cariani Nov. 8 & 9 Showtimes are at 7:00pm – 2:00 matinee on the 9th Tickets are $8 for adults / $5 for students at the door. Harford Technical High School is at 200 Thomas Run Road Bel Air. For more information, call 410-638-3804.

Saturday, Nov. 9

Fifth Annual Heather L. Hurd 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk, Nov. 9

The Fifth Annual Heather L. Hurd 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk takes place at Harford Community College Saturday, November 9, at 9 a.m. The race honors the memory of Heather L. Hurd, a history major at Harford Community College from 1999 to 2003, who was killed in 2008 by a distracted driver who was texting. On-site race registration takes place in the Susquehanna Center auxiliary gymnasium from 8 to 8:45 a.m., with the race starting at 9 a.m. For details: http://bit.ly/H6O4HC

Astronomy Open House at the Harford Community College Observatory, Nov. 9

Astronomy Open House at the Harford Community College Observatory starting at 7 p.m. Nov. 9. Park at Harford Tech. For details, visit www.harfordastro.org.

Sunday, Nov. 10

Holiday Shopping Event at Residences at Bulle Rock, Nov. 10

Holiday Shopping Event on Sunday, November 10th from 1 to 3 PM at the Residences at Bulle Rock, 1200 Bulle Rock Pkwy. We will have gifts for her and gifts for him, gifts of food, decor, jewelry,toys, health and wellness and more. Admission is free with free refreshments. We will do door prizes every half hour.

Coming next . . .

Veterans Day events in Harford County, Nov. 11

For a list of Veterans Day events in Harford County, visit http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/maryland/harford/belair/ph-ag-veterans-day-1108-20131106,0,4321691.story

Adult Beginner Tap & Ballet start at Janette Brown Studio of Dance at SwingTime Ballroom, Nov. 13

Beat holiday stress with NEW sessions of Adult Beginner Tap & Ballet start on Wed, Nov 13. Join the Janette Brown Studio of Dance at SwingTime Ballroom for Adult Beginner Tap at 4 PM on Wednesdays, and Adult Beginner Ballet at 7 PM on Wednesdays starting Nov 13th. Six week classes are just $75 per style. For more info or to register call 410-877-2633 or visit www.SwingTimeBallroom.com.

Aberdeen High School Performing Arts  presents “The Fabulous Fable Factory” Nov. 14, 15 & 16

The Aberdeen High School Performing Arts group presents “The Fabulous Fable Factory” by Joseph Robinette Nov. 14, 15 & 16 at the school, 251 Paradise Road in Aberdeen. Showtimes are 6:30 p.m. Nov. 14, 7 p.m. on Nov. 15 & 16. Tickets are $5 for students, $10 for adults in advance and $12 at the door. For more information, call 410-273-5500.

 Bel Air North Montessori School Open House, Nov. 16

Bel Air North Montessori School is having an Open House 11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Nov. 16 at the school, 2529 Conowingo Road. Come for a tour of our beautiful school, see the grounds and classrooms as well as gain an understanding about the Montessori approach to education. This is a great opportunity to meet the Head of School and find out what program is best for your little one(s), ages 18 mos. through the Kindergarten year. To RSVP contact one of the following: 410-836-0833, belairnorthchild@comcast.net. For details, visit www.belairnorthchild.com or https://www.facebook.com/events/356276581174787/

The Highlands School Free Reading Screenings and open house, Nov. 16

Due to popular demand The Highlands School is once again offering Free Reading Screenings and an Open House on Saturday, November 16 from 2-4pm. It will be held at The Highlands School at 2409 Creswell Road Bel Air, MD 21015. We encourage families to attend whose children might be struggling with reading, math, and organizational skills. The Highlands School is a valuable resource in the community with our after-school and evening tutoring program available for students struggling in language arts or math. Walk-ins are welcomed, but to ensure a spot please sign up at www.highlandsschool.net, and click on the Open House link, or call us at 410-836-1415.

Personal protection workshop at SwingTime Ballroom, Nov. 20 & 23

Don’t be foolish with your safety this holiday season. Take advantage of a personal protection workshop Nov 20th or 23rd to learn the basic skills you need to keep yourself safe at SwingTime Ballroom. Taught by Patricia Pearce, who has given classes in personal protection to everyone from Garrison Forest School to the Baltimore County Police Academy and Baltimore County Auxiliary Police (refined training; women’s division), these workshops are aimed primarily at women of all ages but men are also welcome. “Survive Shopping in the Urban Jungle” will teach essential self defense techniques that everyone needs to know. Choose from the Wednesday, Nov 20, 2013 class from 7:00 to 9:30 PM or Saturday, Nov 23, 2013 from noon to 2:30 PM. Cost is $25 per person; 2 or more registering together is just $15 each; students are $10. Class size may be limited, so register early. For more information or to register call 410-877-2633, visit www.SwingTimeBallroom.com or email Scott@SwingTime.biz .

Patterson Mill Middle/High School PTSA’s 7th Annual Bingo Night, Nov. 22

Enjoy a fun night out in between stressing over turkey dinners and holiday sales.  Please join us for Patterson Mill Middle/High School PTSA’s 7th Annual Bingo Night, featuring Vera Bradley, Thirty-One Gifts and Scentsy on Friday, November 22nd.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m.  Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door.  You may reserve a whole table.  Contact Renee Guerassio for tickets at (410) 322-0958 or  lrguerassio@gmail.com.  You can also purchase tickets at the school office between 10 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. (please see Susan Gray).  Please plan to come for dinner!  We will be offering Chick-Fil-A, Vocelli’s, snacks and drinks.  Please join us for our biggest fundraiser of the year!  All proceeds are to benefit the student programs and enrichment for our school.  Come for the Best Time and Best Prizes in Harford County!!!

Black Youth in Action’s 35th Annual Debutante Ball, Nov. 23

Black Youth in Action of Harford and Cecil Counties is sponsoring the 35th Annual Debutante Ball at 6 p.m. Saturday Nov. 23 at Martin’s East, 9000 Pulaski Highway in Middle River. Tickets are $60. Harford & Cecil county junior and senior high school youth are participants and the evening’s commentator is Kelly Swoope from ABC2 News. For more information, call  443-243-7449 or visit Black Youth in Action’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/738383092854829/.

“Beatlemania Again” returns to C. Milton Wright High School, Dec. 7

The National Touring Beatles Stage Show “Beatlemania Again” is returning to C. Milton Wright High School on December 7th. Tickets will go on sale in October. This is a benefit concert for the school’s art department!

Free State Montessori School Celebrates Annual Winter Craft Fair, Dec. 14

Free State Montessori School is proud to present their Annual Winter Craft Fair on Saturday, December 14th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Festival will feature craft vendors, a food court, pit beef, Santa’s workshop and a 50/50 raffle. The annual holiday event raises funding for Free State Montessori School located at 12536 Harford Road in Fork, Maryland. The event is free and open to the public. Free State Montessori School is handicapped accessible and has on site parking. For complete details and directions please contact the school office at mainoffice@freestatemontessori.org or call 410-592-3324. Free State Montessori School was founded in 1980. The campus is located in the beautiful country setting of Fork, Maryland, and is well established with an enrollment of approximately 70 children from ages 2 to 14. The small size campus promotes a family-like atmosphere for the children, teachers and the parents. Their location offers easy access to the cultural and recreational opportunities of Baltimore and Washington D.C. To learn more about Free State Montessori School and other upcoming events please visit www.freestatemontessori.org.

“Beatlemania Again” returns to C. Milton Wright High School, Dec. 7

The National Touring Beatles Stage Show “Beatlemania Again” is returning to C. Milton Wright High School on December 7th. Tickets will go on sale in October. This is a benefit concert for the school’s art department!

Free State Montessori School Celebrates Annual Winter Craft Fair, Dec. 14

Free State Montessori School is proud to present their Annual Winter Craft Fair on Saturday, December 14th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Festival will feature craft vendors, a food court, pit beef, Santa’s workshop and a 50/50 raffle. The annual holiday event raises funding for Free State Montessori School located at 12536 Harford Road in Fork, Maryland. The event is free and open to the public. Free State Montessori School is handicapped accessible and has on site parking. For complete details and directions please contact the school office at mainoffice@freestatemontessori.org or call 410-592-3324. Free State Montessori School was founded in 1980. The campus is located in the beautiful country setting of Fork, Maryland, and is well established with an enrollment of approximately 70 children from ages 2 to 14. The small size campus promotes a family-like atmosphere for the children, teachers and the parents. Their location offers easy access to the cultural and recreational opportunities of Baltimore and Washington D.C. To learn more about Free State Montessori School and other upcoming events please visit www.freestatemontessori.org.

“Beatlemania Again” returns to C. Milton Wright High School, Dec. 7

The National Touring Beatles Stage Show “Beatlemania Again” is returning to C. Milton Wright High School on December 7th. Tickets will go on sale in October. This is a benefit concert for the school’s art department!

Free State Montessori School Celebrates Annual Winter Craft Fair, Dec. 14

Free State Montessori School is proud to present their Annual Winter Craft Fair on Saturday, December 14th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Festival will feature craft vendors, a food court, pit beef, Santa’s workshop and a 50/50 raffle. The annual holiday event raises funding for Free State Montessori School located at 12536 Harford Road in Fork, Maryland. The event is free and open to the public. Free State Montessori School is handicapped accessible and has on site parking. For complete details and directions please contact the school office at mainoffice@freestatemontessori.org or call 410-592-3324. Free State Montessori School was founded in 1980. The campus is located in the beautiful country setting of Fork, Maryland, and is well established with an enrollment of approximately 70 children from ages 2 to 14. The small size campus promotes a family-like atmosphere for the children, teachers and the parents. Their location offers easy access to the cultural and recreational opportunities of Baltimore and Washington D.C. To learn more about Free State Montessori School and other upcoming events please visit www.freestatemontessori.org.

Bike MS: Chesapeake Challenge 2014 in Easton, MD May 31 – June 1, 2014

Participants will enjoy the quaint, scenic, waterfront communities of Tolghman Island, Oxford, St. Michaels and Trappe. After enjoying lunch along Saturday’s routes, cyclists will ride on the Oxford Bellevue ferry to continue cycling along the routes. Chesapeake Challenge is fully supported with rest stops every 7-15 miles stocked with snacks, ice cold drinks, and cheering volunteers. All along the routes you’ll find Support and Gear vehicles, professional medical volunteers and bike mechanics to keep you going to the finish line. Complimentary meals beginning Saturday breakfast through Sunday lunch are provided to all participants and volunteers. Be sure to join us for a fun Saturday night themed party where we honor our top teams and individuals. All participants agree to raise at least $300 to fund research into the cause, cure and treatment of MS. For details, visit www.bikemsmaryland.org.

Ongoing . . .

 

AleCraft Brewing Supply opens new store in downtown Bel Air

Founded by three Harford County homebrewers who sensed the need for a local source of homebrewing supplies, AleCraft Brewing Supply opened recently in downtown Bel Air. Visit the store at at 6 Office Street for everything you need for home brewing — a trend that started in 1978 when home brewing was legalized and took off in the early 2000 fueled by internet-based discussion forums, and online sales. Visit AleCraft’s Facebook page athttps://www.facebook.com/AlecraftBrewingSupply to enter a drawing for a $50 gift certificate, to be given away at the Grand Opening event. Online sales are to be available next month at www.alecraftbrewing.com. Store hours are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, with longer hours on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. For more information, call the store at 410-420-5102.

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Forest Hill Nature Preschool & Childcare has openings now

Bel Air News & Views sponsor Forest Hill Nature Preschool & Childcare has openings now for children ages 2 to 5 at its Forest Hill location. Call 410-638-2761 to schedule a tour and meet the staff. Visit www.fhnaturepreschool.com for details. Forest Hill Nature Preschool & Childcare is at 207 Bynum Road in Forest Hill. Follow them on Facebook athttps://www.facebook.com/fhnaturepreschool.Openings available at First Presbyterian Preschool in Bel Air

First Presbyterian Preschool in Bel Air has openings in its Prep 3 program

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 http://www.facebook.com/rehab.furniture.belair or call (410) 914-5089.

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