Things to do this weekend around Bel Air include family movie nights at Harford Community College and Shamrock Park on Friday, John Carroll High School’s Summer Vintage Market and the ribbon cutting ceremony at the Havre de Grace Farmer’s Market new Hutchins Park location on Saturday, and the “Groovin’ in the Grass” summer concert series continues Sunday at Ladew Topiary Gardens featuring the classic rock band Tall in the Saddle.
Friday, July 10
Premier Chiropractic offers chiropractic services at the EPICENTER at Edgewood, July 10
Premier Chiropractic owner Dr. Evan R. Christman has teamed up with Pastor Luke Erickson and David Woods the Executive Director of the EPICENTER at Edgewood to offer free chiropractic services at the EPICENTER at Edgewood on the second Friday of each month during the center’s food giveaway. Here are the details: http://ow.ly/MPpCk
Harford Community College’s Sizzling Summer Movie Series features “Planes: Fire & Rescue,” July 10
Harford Community College presents its Sizzling Summer Movie Series on Friday afternoons this summer at the HCC Chesapeake Theater. “Planes: Fire & Rescue” is scheduled for 1 p.m. July 10. Come at 12:15 p.m. to explore a fire truck with the Bel Air Fire Department. Tickets are $5 for all movies. An ice cream treat after the movie is included in the ticket price. For more information, visit tickets.harford.edu or call 443-412-2211. Harford Community College is at 401 Thomas Run Road in Bel Air.
Outdoor movie night in Shamrock Park presents “The Boxtrolls ,” July 10
Bel Air Downtown Alliance hosts its outdoor movie night July 10 at Shamrock Park. The event starts at 6:30 p.m. with pre-movie entertainment provided by the Bel Air Cultural Arts Commission. The movie, “The Boxtrolls” begins at dusk. The movie is sponsored by sponsored by Advanced Eye Care. Entertainment provided by the Ryan-Kilcoyne School Irish Dancing.
Saturday, July 11
Bel Air Farmer’s Market, July 11
The Bel Air Farmer’s Market is open for the season from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. every Saturday through Nov. 21 at 2 S. Bond St. in Bel Air. For details, visit http://www.belairfarmersmarket.com/SaturdayFarmersMarket.html.
Havre Grace Farmer’s Market at Hutchins Park, July 11
The Havre Grace Farmer’s Market has moved to a new location new location in Hutchins Park at the foot of Congress Avenue. A ribbon cutting ceremony is scheduled for 9 a.m. July 11. The market features flowers, pork, chicken, vegetables, eggs, honey, baked goods, oils, natural soap, and breakfast sandwiches and is open every Saturday through October, 9 a.m. to noon. Here are the details: http://bit.ly/1D1eqkR
John Carroll High School’s Summer Vintage Market, July 11
Please join us on July 11th, 2015 for The Summer Vintage Market from 9am to 2pm. This is an open-air market, featuring vendors with furniture, jewelry, housewares, clothing, photography, soaps, pottery, materials, accessories, art work, paper goods, or body care products. The Vintage Market is a great place to find reclaimed, up-cycled, refinished, repurposed, antique, vintage, handmade, shabby chic, painted items. You won’t want to miss it! John Carroll High School is at 703 Churchville Road in Bel Air.
Community Yard Sale in Fallston Valley Farms neighborhood, July 11
Community Yard Sale in Fallston Valley Farms neighborhood
Saturday, July 11 from 8am to 1pm
(If it rains- yard sale will be held Sunday 7/12)
1911 Coachman Court, Fallston, Md 21047
(From Carrs Mill Rd. Take Ryan Road to Fallston Valley Drive)
*designer men’s/ladies/children’s clothing – Vineyard Vines- Ann Taylor-Gymboree- Carter’s, shoes- Uggs, toys, home goods, tools, etc.*
Sunday, July 12
Ladew summer concert series features Tall in the Saddle, July 12
The “Groovin’ in the Grass” summer concerts at Ladew Topiary Gardens continues July 12 with the classic rock band Tall in the Saddle. Tall in the Saddle has played throughout the Mid-Atlantic region since the mid-seventies. For details visit www.tallinthesaddle.org. Tickets are Members $7, Adults $15, Seniors (62+) and students $13. Children ages 12 and younger are $5. The concerts are in the Great Bowl from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Ladew Topiary Gardens, 3535 Jarrettsville Pike in Monkton. For more information, call (410) 557-9466 or visit http://www.ladewgardens.com/EVENTCALENDAR/SummerConcertSeries.aspx.
Steppingstone Farm Museum’s Summer Fun Day w/Lawnmower Races & Classy Car & Cycle Show with Antique Tractors, July 12
Steppingstone Farm Museum’s Summer Fun Day w/Lawnmower Races & Classy Car & Cycle Show with Antique Tractors is 11am to 4pm July 12. Admission $10.00 for adults, children 12 & under and members free. This event will feature all things wheels! Enjoy a great family fun day with music; lawnmower racing; a car and motorcycle show; ice cream eating contest; face painting; kids crafts and games; food; and museum displays. Fun for the whole family! Collectors/ Restorers- plan to bring your classy car or cycle or antique tractor for the show! Kids- Bring your bike or skates for the bike parade, come decorated or visit our decorating station to get ready for the parade! Dance to the Oldies or enjoy an old fashioned soda at “The Hop” soda fountain! 461 Quaker Bottom Road, Havre De Grace, 21078 call 443 655 7790 with questions.
Guided Tour of the Historic Tudor Hal, July 12
Tour the grounds and first floor of historic Tudor Hall, home of Maryland’s famous family of Shakespearian actors including Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth. 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM. Located at 17 Tudor Lane, Bel Air, MD 21015. $5.00 cash for those age 13 and older. For more info call 443-619-0008 or email us at SpiritsOfTudorHall@gmail.com. For other tour dates go to http://spiritsoftudorhall.blogspot.com
“John Wilkes Booth and Tudor Hall,” July 12
Learn about Bel Air’s connection to the Lincoln Assassination. Presented by Jim Garrett, a life-long Lincoln Assassination and Booth enthusiast, a tour guide at Ford’s Theatre and co-author of The Lincoln Assassination: Where Are they Now? A Guide to the Burial Places of Individuals Connected to the Lincoln Assassination in Washington, DC. 2:00 PM-2:45PM. Located at 17 Tudor Lane, Bel Air, MD 21015. $5.00 cash for those age 13 and older. For more info call 443-619-0008 or email us at SpiritsOfTudorHall@gmail.com. For other tour dates go to http://spiritsoftudorhall.blogspot.com
Coming next . . .
Oak Grove Baptist Church Vacation Bible School, July 13 to 17
Oak Grove Baptist Church Vacation Bible School – 2106 Churchville Road, Bel Air – July 13 to 17 from 9 am to 12:15 pm daily. Age 3 (by 9/1/14 through fifth grade completed). FREE! Registration and info can be found at www.oakgrovebaptist.com/vbs. Classes are filling fast!
Harford Community College’s Sizzling Summer Movie Series features “Monsters University,” July 17
Harford Community College presents its Sizzling Summer Movie Series on Friday afternoons this summer at the HCC Chesapeake Theater. “Monsters University” is to be shown at 1 p.m. July 17. Come at 12:15 p.m. to meet a monster friend. Tickets are $5 for all movies. An ice cream treat after the movie is included in the ticket price. For more information, visit tickets.harford.edu or call 443-412-2211. Harford Community College is at 401 Thomas Run Road in Bel Air.
Culture Camp Comes to Harford County, July 20-24
The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Harford County, located in Churchville, is sponsoring a camp for children entering kindergarten through 5th grade from July 20th to July 24th. The students will learn how children live in other countries, the games they play, the songs they sing, the food they eat and the languages they speak. The fun will be from 9 am – noon each day. Cost is $75 for the first child in a family and $65 for each additional child. For more information or to register contact Stephanie Kalka at email@example.com or call her at 410-734-7122.
Astronomy Open House, July 25
Astronomy Open House 8:30 PM July 25 at the Harford County Observatory. Free observing and educational programs. Park at Harford Technical High School; handicapped parking available at Observatory. Info:www.harfordastro.org.
Oak Grove Baptist Church “All About Kids” Performing Arts Camp, July 26 to 31
Oak Grove Baptist Church “All About Kids” Performing Arts Camp – 2106 Churchville Road, Bel Air – July 26 to 31. For kids who have completed grades 1-7. Registration and info can be found at www.oakgrovebaptist.com/aak.
Guided Tour of the Historic Tudor Hall, July 26
Take a guided tour of the Historic Tudor Hall. Tour the grounds and first floor of historic Tudor Hall, home of Maryland’s famous family of Shakespearean actors including Edwin Booth and John Wilkes Booth. Tours at 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM and lasts 45 minutes for each tour. Located at 17 Tudor Lane, Bel Air, MD 21015. $5.00 cash for those age 13 and older for each tour. For more info call 443-619-0008 or email us at SpiritsOfTudorHall@gmail.com. For other tour dates go to http://spiritsoftudorhall.blogspot.com
St. Mary’s Peach Festival, Aug. 1
This year will mark the 11th anniversary for St. Mary’s Episcopal Church’s Annual Peach Festival. This year’s Festival will be held on August 1, 2015 from 11:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M The Festival will include a huge bake table, fresh sliced peaches, Country Fair Games, tot lot, church tours, a raffles, food (pit beef, hot dogs, chips, Broom’s Bloom ice cream, and sodas), and much more. Proceeds from this year’s Peach Festival will help fund the continuing restoration efforts for our beautiful historic church. St. Mary’s Episcopal Church is at 1 St. Mary’s Church Road, Abingdon, 21009. For more information, call 443 655 7790.
Vera Bradley Bingo at Saint Margaret Parish Hall, Aug. 21
Vera Bradley Bingo sponsored by Saint Margaret Parish Youth Ministry Friday, August 21 at Saint Margaret Parish Hall, 141 N. Hickory Ave. Bel Air. Starts at 7:00 pm (doors open at 6:00 pm). Cost is $15 or $20 at the door. Order tickets at www.stmargaret.org.
“The Hardest 5k in Harford County, ” Aug. 22
The Boys and Girls Clubs of Harford County is hosting what’s being called “The Hardest 5k in Harford County” as part of its 25th Anniversary year and ongoing fundraiser to support its programs for youth. The 2015 Camp Hidden Valley 5K is a challenging course that includes some pavement, but mostly trails, with many segments highly technical with significant uphill and downhill sections. The technical difficulties of the trail run are offset by the beautiful scenic view along Deer Creek in White Hall. In addition to the 5k, participants can choose a 1 mile walk run followed by a fun-filled day Camp Hidden Valley with music, awards, and door prizes. The low $25 registration fee ($30 after July 25) includes breakfast after the race, post-race refreshments, and a technical t-shirt. Also included are laser engraved custom awards for the following winners: First three M/F Overall, Top Masters M/F, First Three M/F in the following age groups: 12 and Under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+. Register online at www.active.com (Hidden Valley) and be sure to register before August 1st to be guaranteed a shirt. Contact race directors about discounted rates for high school teams or track clubs. Race directors Scott Kothenbeutel 443-619-9701 or Susan Kemen 410-688-5677. The Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford County will be celebrating its 25th Anniversary all year long. For more information on how you can get involved, contact the Clubs at 410-272-0010.
Autumn Assisted Living 2015 Speaker Series, Sept. 8
The Autumn Assisted Living 2015 Speaker Series features Courtney Brust, Esquire of Shaffer, McLauclin & Stover Attorneys at Law discussing “Are Your Papers in Order?” from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sept. 8 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Music 4 Vets Classic at Ruggles Golf Course, Sept. 12
Music 4 Vets Classic is coming up Sept. 12 at Ruggles Golf Course, 5600 Maryland Blvd, Aberdeen. Format is four-person scramble with “strings” attached. $95 Single/ $380 Foursome (until July 15 then price increases). Includes golf, cart, snacks, door prizes, dinner and concert. 12:30 PM Registration, 1:30 PM shotgun start, 6:00 PM Dinner and Concert featuring The Alternate Routes. Car prize for hole-in-one. Dinner/Concert tickets available for non-golfers for $25. To register, https://music4vetsgolf2015.eventbrite.com.To sponsor, http://music4vets.tumblr.com/GolfClassic
Autumn Assisted Living 2015 Speaker Series, Nov. 10
The Autumn Assisted Living 2015 Speaker Series features John Wardell of Chesapeake Benefits Group discussing “Veterans Aid and Attendance Benefit” from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Nov. 10 at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
More events listings can be found at …
For events at the Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, visit http://www.otterpointcreek.org/events/http://www.edenmill.org/Programs.html
For upcoming programs at the Harford County Public Library, visit http://hcplonline.org/