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     DECEMBER 2014 - Events
    Oct. 30-
    Dec. 28
    HOLIDAYS AT THE COTTAGE
    Thu.- Fri. 1-6pm. Sat. 12-6pm. Sun. 12-4pm
    Harford Artists' Gallery, 503 E Churchville Rd Bel Air, Md 21014
    We are located in the cottage next to Rockfield Manor. 503 E Churchville Rd Bel Air, Md 21014 All works are created by local artists featuring paintings, photography, pottery, and jewelry.
    410-420-9499
    Dec. 7-
    Feb. 28
    CRITTER FEEDING
    Saturdays, December 7 through February 28, 11-11:30am
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Eden Mill Nature Center will be offering this program on Saturdays in December through February (excluding 12/27 and 1/24) from 11:00-11:30AM. This program is free to attend and for all ages. Come learn about and help feed some of the native critters that call Eden Mill Nature Center their home. Pre-Registration IS required: 410-836-3050 or edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com. www.edenmill.org
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050. or Email: edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com
    Dec. 20
    WINTER SOLSTICE EVENING STAR HIKE
    Saturday, December 20, 5 - 6:30pm
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Eden Mill Nature Center will offer this course on December 20 from 5:00-6:30PM for adults (18+). $5/non-members or $3/members. Join us on the longest night of the year to view winter constellations, learn the stories behind the constellations, and the significance of the Winter Solstice. Basic viewing and location techniques will be taught. Pre-Registration IS required: 410-836-3050 or edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com. www.edenmill.org
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050. or Email: edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com
    Dec. 20
    CRITTER DINNER TIME
    Saturday, December 20 at 1:30pm
    Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon
    Watch our turtles, fish and snakes eat while learning more about these fascinating creatures. This is a free drop-in program for all ages.
    For additional information or directions, please call 410.612.1688.
    Dec. 20
    ELFIN' AROUND
    Saturday, December 20, 10:30am-12pm
    Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon
    Celebrate this holiday mascot as we read a story, make a craft, and enjoy tasty treats all in the honor of elves! This program is for ages 4 - 8 w/adult and the cost is $5/child.
    Online registration at www.otterpointcreek.org or call 410-612-1688 for additional information.
    Dec. 20
    ISLAND DREAMS TERRARIUM
    Saturday, December 20, 2-4pm
    Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon
    Getting cold? Create warm thoughts as you personalize an island themed terrarium with tropical plants and a tiny, dreamy hammock. This program is for all ages, under 13 w/adult and the cost is $10/terrarium.
    Online registration at www.otterpointcreek.org or call 410-612-1688 for additional information.
    Dec. 21
    OTTERLY FUN!
    Sunday, December 21, 2-3pm
    Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon
    Can you scamper like an otter? Examine bones, skull, paw prints and furskin to learn about the otter’s lifestyle. This program is for all ages, under 13 w/adult and the program is free.
    Online registration at www.otterpointcreek.org or call 410-612-1688 for additional information.
    Dec. 25
    COUNTY HOLIDAY
    Christmas Day
    Thursday, December 25, 2014
    Holiday ScheduleHarford County Government offices will be closed.
    HWDC Schedule Harford Waste Disposal Center will be closed.
    Dec. 26
    COUNTY HOLIDAY
    Administrative Day in observance of Christmas
    Holiday ScheduleHarford County Government offices will be closed.
    HWDC Schedule Harford Waste Disposal Center will be closed.
    The Harford Waste Disposal Center will re-open on Saturday December 27th 7:00am to 3:00pm.  The Tollgate yard trim drop-off facility will be open on Saturday December 27th 7:00 am to 3:00 pm.
    Residents should check with their private trash collector with any inquiries on their trash and recycling pick-up schedule.
    Dec. 27
    LET IT SNOW
    Saturday, December 27, 10-11:30am
    Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon
    Snow will be the star of the show as we listen to stories, make a craft, and walk in the woods. Return to the Center and warm up with hot chocolate and tasty treats. This program is for ages 3 - 6 w/adult and the cost is $3/child.
    Online registration at www.otterpointcreek.org or call 410-612-1688 for additional information.
    Dec. 27
    ESTUARY SCIENCE LAB - FROZEN WATER IS COOL!
    Saturday, December 27, 2:30-4pm
    Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon
    Did you know frozen water can grab a string, push up weights, keep animals warm, and more! Discover why solid water is so unique through a variety of experiments. Make-n-take snow crystals. Sing songs from “Frozen” while helping make ice cream in a can. This program is for ages 5 - 12 and the cost is $3/child.
    Online registration at www.otterpointcreek.org or call 410-612-1688 for additional information.
    Dec. 28
    HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE
    Sunday, December 28, 12:30 - 4:30pm
    Anita C. Leight Estuary Center, 700 Otter Point Road, Abingdon
    Gather up your family and guests and drop in to the Estuary Center for a relaxing afternoon visiting with the naturalist, celebrating a year of accomplishments, taking a holiday themed photo with the critters, and enjoying light refreshments. This is a free drop-in program for all ages.
    For additional information or directions, please call 410.612.1688.
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     ON GOING EVENTS DURING THE YEAR...
    April - October
    CRITTER CHOW-DOWN AT EDEN MILL NATURE CENTER
    Join us EVERY Wednesday at 3pm
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    NEW! Join us EVERY Wednesday at 3:00pm in the nature center to feed our critters. Take a turn feeding one of the turtles or fish! The snakes may need some exercise and handling time as well! There is no fee for this program. Open to everyone :) Space is limited so PreRegistration is Required. 
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050.
    Third Thursday of the Month
    GIRLS NIGHT OUT IN DOWNTOWN BEL AIR
    Every Third Thursday of the Month from 5pm-8pm (Rain or Shine - All the Fun is inside)
    Downtown Bel Air
    Grab your girlfriends & come to Downtown Bel Air!
    Enjoy extended shopping hours along with specials & discounts in our many boutiques & restaurants!
    For additional information, please call 410.638.1023
    ONGOING
    HISTORIC GRIST MILL MUSEUM
    Monday-Friday: 9am-4:30pm and most Sundays: 1-5pm
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    For those of you who like to take a step back in time, Eden Mill is the sight that can't be missed. For more than 200 years old, the mill was hailed as the most significant grist mills in Harford County MD. Filled with milling equipment and displays along with a vintage turn of the century power plant, Eden Mill is a must see experience for all ages.
    Please call Eden Mill at 410-836-3050 in advance to confirm.
    Sundays
    HISTORIC HAYS HOUSE
    Open every Sunday 1-4pm or by appointment
    Hays House, 324 S. Kenmore Avenue, Bel Air
    A collection of furniture, artwork, china, artifacts and other items of domestic life are exhibited. Built in 1788, the house reflects the prosperous lifestyle of the influential merchant and landowner after whom it is named. Sponsored by the Historical Society of Harford County, Inc.
    For additional information please call 410.838.1213.
    ONGOING
    HISTORIC SOCIETY OF HARFORD COUNTY
    143 N. Main Street, Bel Air
    Tuesday, Court Records, 10am-12pm and 1-2:30pm
    Wednesday, Archives, 7:30am-2pm
    Thursday, Research Library, 9am-3pm
    Every Fourth Saturday, Archives & Research Library, 10am-2pm

    Local historical exhibits, maps, plats, photographs, genealogy and 1800's newspapers. Admission $2 non-members.
    For additional information please call 410.838.7691.
    Sundays March - December
    LIRIODENDRON TOURS
    March through December - Open for tours Sunday from 1pm - 4pm
    Liriodendron Mansion, 502 Gordon Street, Bel Air
    Liriodendron is open for touring March through December. The home is closed for touring January - February but remains available for rental. The office remains open.
    For additional information, please call 410.836.2061
    DISCLAIMER: Events may be subject to change and/or cancellation. Please call to verify the date, time, and location when planning to attend. Information for all non county events is provided by external sources and is intended for general purposes only. While reasonable efforts are made to ensure the accuracy of the information contained, Harford County Government does not assume responsibility for changes made.
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