Things to do this weekend around Bel Air include ice skating at Havre de Grace’s Hutchins Park Skate Rink Thursday through Sunday,
Thursday, Jan. 7
City of Havre de Grace’s Hutchins Park Skate Rink open again Jan. 7-10
The City of Havre de Grace’s Hutchins Park Skate Rink is open. Hours are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m Jan. 7-10, Jan. 14-17, Jan. 21-24, Jan. 28-31, Feb. 4-7, Feb 11-14, Feb. 18-21 and Feb. 25-28. Cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children under 13. Skate rental is $5. For details and full schedule through February, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1566633176909487/
Friday, Jan. 8
Car cruise-in at Lowe’s in Abingdon, Jan. 8
Car cruise-in 5 p.m. Jan. 8 at Lowe’s, 414 Constant Friendship Blvd., Abingdon. The event is free. For details, call 410-627-0027.
Hays-Heighe House open house, Jan. 8
The Hays-Heighe House will host a free open house at 10 a.m. Jan. 8 at Harford Community College, 410 Thomas Road in Bel Air. For details call 443-412-2539.
Saturday, Jan. 9
Frostbite Nature Walk at Susquehanna Museum, Jan. 9
Guided nature/history walk 10 a.m. on the North Park Loop Trail at Susquehanna Museum at the Lock House, 817 Conesteo St., Havre de Grace. Walk is 1.5 miles in 90 minutes. Open to all ages rain or shine. Sturdy footwear recommended. No admission. For deatils, call 410-939-5780.
Frosty Family Film Series: Teen Beach 2 at Harford Community College, Jan. 9
Escape the cold and the winter blahs for fun family-friendly movies on the big screen on campus. See Teen Beach 2 at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Jan. 9 at Harford Community College’s Chesapeake Theater. General Seating: $3. LIVEatHarfordCC.com or 443-412-2211.
Dana & Susan Robinson in concert at Deer Creek Coffeehouse, Jan. 9
Guitar-playing, banjo-frailing, fiddle-sawing and harmony-signing interpreters of the American experience Dana & Susan Robinson perform 7:30 p.m. Jan. 9 at Deer Creek Coffeehouse, 1022 Main St. in Darlington. Donation: $10 for adults, $5 for youth. For details call 443-877-7125
Sunday, Jan. 10
Episcopal Church of the Resurrection bingo, Jan. 10
The Episcopal Church of the Resurrection, Copley Parish, is hosting a bingo gameat 1:30 p.m. Jan. 10 at the church, 700 Anchor Drive in Joppa. For details, call 410-679-8700.
American Legion Post 128 bingo, Jan. 10
The American Legion Post 128 is hosting a bingo game at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 10 at the post, 44 N. Parke St. in Aberdeen. For details, call 410-272-9822.
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Frosty Family Film Series: Inside Out at Harford Community College, Jan. 16
Escape the cold and the winter blahs for fun family-friendly movies on the big screen on campus. See Inside Out at 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Jan. 16 at Harford Community College’s Chesapeake Theater.General Seating: $3.LIVEatHarfordCC.com or 443-412-2211.
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood Live! at Harford Community College, Jan. 23
The legacy of the beloved “Mister Rogers” lives on with the hit television series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, from the Fred Rogers Company and PBS KIDS. This interactive musical adventure takes audiences on a journey to explore the vibrant world of their much-loved Neighborhood with singing, dancing, and lots of laughter! The show is part of the BGE Family Series. Show times are 11 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Jan. 23 at Harford Community College’s Amoss Center. For tickets, visit LIVEatHarfordCC.com or 443-412-2211.
St. Paul’s Lutheran School of Kingsville open house, Jan. 23
St. Paul’s Lutheran School of Kingsville is hosting an open house 9 a.m. to noon Jan. 23 at the school, 12022 Jerusalem Road in Kingsville.Come on out for a tour of the school, meet the teachers, principal, students and then have an awesome Pancake Breakfast! For details, visit https://www.facebook.com/events/1502276186742723/
HCC Actors Guild in With a Bang performs in the Black Box Theater Jan. 29, 30, 31 & Feb. 5,6, 7
HCC Actors Guild in With a Bang performs in the Black Box Theater at Harford Community College’s Joppa Hall at 8 p.m. Jan. 29, 30 and Feb. 5 and 6 and again at 3 p.m. on Jan. 31 and Feb. 7. The end is coming – the book says so. The author is now dead and his daughter is being tapped by an array of unwilling angels to take up the task and finish the book to save the world. As the end draws nigh in a torrent of blood and magic, the world comes closer to conclusion. But how will the book end? LIVEatHarfordCC.com or 443-412-2211.
Stealing Freedom lecture at the Hosanna School Museum, Jan. 30
Join us for this free lecture, book signing, and discussion
with author Milt Diggins 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Hosanna School Museum, 2424 Castleton Road in Darlington. After extensive research, his new 2015 publication reveals the stories of notorious 19th century slave catchers, kidnappers, their accomplices from Cecil and Harford Counties, and the state that valued their services. Diggins is an independent scholar who has contributed articles to the Maryland Historical Magazine and the Cecil Historical Journal. For details, visit http://www.hosannaschoolmuseum.org/.
The Winter Doldrums-A Sunday Afternoon of Music and Fine Art at Harford Community College, Jan. 31
Enjoy the HCC Music faculty’s annual concert The Winter Doldrums-A Sunday Afternoon of Music and Fine Art at 3 p.m. Jan. 31 in the Chesapeake Center, then stroll over to the Student Center and admire the Art + Design faculty’s annual exhibit of paintings, sculpture, photographs, digital art, and ceramics in the Chesapeake Gallery. Join the HCC Artists in Residence “After Hours” at a reception featuring hot jazz, cool drinks, and tasty treats.LIVEatHarfordCC.comor 443-412-2211.
Civil War to Civil Rights: A Concert, Feb. 13
“Civil War to Civil Rights: A Concert” is to be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 13 at the Hosanna School Museum, 2424 Castleton Road in Darlington. Hear creative music compositions that span two centuries from early composers Scott Joplin, Samuel Coleridge Taylor and William Still to contemporary musicians, James Weldon Johnson, Odetta, Nina Simone, the Staple Singers and more. Cost is $10; Students $5; 12 and under, FREE. Tickets can be purchased through our website at http://www.hosannaschoolmuseum.org/.