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     MARCH 2015 - Events
    Feb. 2-
    Mar. 13
    UNCLASSIFIED: THE MILITARY KID ART SHOW
    Exhibit on view: February 2 - March 13
    Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College
    This traveling exhibition showcases the life of a military child through art, and features one gallery of artwork by Harford County military youth ages 5-25. Hours 2/2/15 through 3/13/15: Mondays: 4-6 pm Monday, 2/16/15: 10am-noon and 4-6pm Tuesdays: 12-3pm Wednesdays: 10am-noon Fridays: 10am-1pm Saturdays, 2/7,2/14 & 3/7: 10am-2pm
    (443) 412-2539 or Email: haysheighe@harford.edu
    Feb. 23-
    Mar. 29
    CAPTURING NATURE’S ART AT EDEN MILL
    February 23 through March 29, Saturdays 9-2pm, Sundays 1-4pm
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Eden Mill Nature Center will be featuring artwork created by its volunteers. The public is invited to view the artwork from Feb 23-March 29 from 9 – 2, Saturdays 9-2pm, Sundays from 1-4pm. More information is available by calling 410-836-3050 or emailing edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com. Visit www.edenmill.org!
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050. or Email: edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com
    Mar. 3-
    Mar. 24
    NATURE STORYBOOK ART SESSION ONE
    March 3, 10, 17, and 24; 4:15-6:00 PM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Nature Storybook Art-Spring Session 1 At Eden Mill Nature Center on March 3-“The Snowy Day”, March 10- “Owl Moon”, March 17- “Gilberto and the Wind”, and March 24- “Grandfather’s Journey” from 4:15-6:00 PM. Ages 5-10. $52.00/members; $55.00/non-members. Explore art activities with materials readily available in most homes and schools. Each activity builds new awareness about books, illustrators, and their art techniques. Each illustrator is paired with a book, and presented to the child artist for an art activity of creative value. Pre-Registration IS required by calling 410-836-3050 or emailing edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com. Visit www.edenmill.org for more information!
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050. or Email: edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com
    Mar. 5-
    Apr. 18
    BEE KEEPERS – 7 DAY COURSE
    March 5, 12, 19, 26; April 2, 9, 16; April 11 or 18
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Bee Keepers – 7 Day Course Eden Mill Nature Center will be offering this course for ages 14 through adult. There will be seven weeknight sessions on Thursdays: March 5, 12, 19, 26; April 2, 9, 16 from 7:00-9:00PM; and a Saturday session on April 11 or 18 at 10:00 AM. $70.00/member; $80/nonmember (includes books). Instructor and Master Beekeeper Cybil Preston will teach you all you need to know to become a hobbyist beekeeper, from start to finish. Geared for beginners, this course is also great for experienced beekeepers seeking more information. Pre-Registration IS required by calling 410-836-3050 or emailing edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com. Visit www.edenmill.org for more information!
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050. or Email: edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com
    Mar. 6
    WHEN MOM OR DAD IS A SOLDIER: THE MENTAL HEALTH CONSEQUENCES OF BEING A MILITARY KID
    Friday, March 6, 12:15-1:30pm
    Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College, Room 201
    An interesting look at mental health issues related to the military lifestyle, led by HCC faculty members Manolya Bayar and Regina Roof-Ray. Free and open to the public. Seating is limited. Reservations recommended: haysheighe@harford.edu or (443) 412-2539,
    (443) 412-2539 or Email: haysheighe@harford.edu
    Mar. 7
    FULL MOON NIGHT HIKE AND A CAMPFIRE
    Saturday, March 7; 7 - 9PM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Full Moon Night Hike and a Campfire At Eden Mill Nature Center on Saturday March 7 from 7:00- 9:00PM for ages 6 to adult. $5/member or $8/non-member. Join us during a full moon, utilizing your senses, and ending with a campfire! Approximately 1.5 miles. 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
    Mar. 7
    STARTING YOUR GARDEN FROM SEED
    Saturday, March 7, 10AM - 12PM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Starting Your Garden From SEED At Eden Mill Nature Center on Saturday, March 7 from 10:00AM-12:00PM for ages 10 and over. $5/member; $8/non-member. Participants will design their own veggie garden and then start the seeds for some of their garden plants. Pre-Registration IS required by calling the University of MD Harford County Extension Office at 410-638-3255 or email growiteatitregister@gmail.com.
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050. or Email: edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com
    Mar. 7-
    May. 9
    HISTORIC GRIST MILL TOUR
    Saturdays, March 7, April 18, or May 9; 9-10:30AM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Historic Grist Mill Tour At Eden Mill Nature Center on March 7, April 18, or May 9; 9-10:30AM; ages 10 and over. $3/members and $5/non-members. Learn about the historic significance and role that Eden Mill played in the advancement of the local area as well as how select machinery operated in the milling process. 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
    Mar. 7-
    May. 30
    CRITTER FEEDING
    Saturdays in March, April, and May; 11:00-11:30am
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Critter Feeding At Eden Mill Nature Center, Saturdays this spring (except 4/25 and 5/23) from 11:00-11:30; free for all ages. 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
    Mar. 8
    LASOS'S 5TH ANNUAL WINE, FONDUE & YOU
    Sunday, March 8, 3-5 PM
    MaGerks Pub, 120 S. Bond Street, Bel Air
    LASOS, Inc. is excited to be featuring the Rowdy Boys band at their event. Harford Vineyard & Winery's award winning wines will be paired with sweet and savory fondue dishes. Tickets:$35/$30 for designated drivers. Go to winefondueandyou.eventzilla.net
    Melynda Velez or Email: velez@lasos.org
    Mar. 10
    THE LIGHTER SIDE OF MILITARY KID CULTURE
    Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11am-12:30pm
    Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College, Room 201
    A discussion by Diane Dillard-Broadnax about the Military BRATS comic book, by Steve Dickenson and Todd Clark, which takes a humorous look at the trials of military families. Free & open to the public. Seating is limited. Reservations recommended: haysheighe@harford.edu or (443) 412-2539.
    (443) 412-2539 or Email: haysheighe@harford.edu
    Mar. 11-
    Mar. 25
    HOME SCHOOL PROGRAM-LUCKY LEGUMES
    Wednesdays, March 11, 18, & 25; 10AM - 12PM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Home School Program-Lucky Legumes Eden Mill Nature Center will offer this 3-week homeschool session on Wednesdays- March 11, 18, & 25 for ages 6-12 from 10:00AM-12:00PM. Did you know that shamrocks are legumes? Learn about legumes, why they are important to the environment and people, bean germination, and the legend of the shamrock! Parents and siblings are welcome to enjoy the trails during the program. The fee for the 3-week program is $25/member with $22/member sibling or $30/non-members. Pre-registration 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
    Mar. 11-
    Mar. 25
    NATURE STORYBOOK ART FOR HOMESCHOOLERS – SESSION ONE
    Wednesdays, March 11, 18, & 25; 12:15-2:00 PM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Nature Storybook Art for Homeschoolers – Spring Session One At Eden Mill Nature Center on March 11- “Owl Moon”, March 18- “Gilberto and the Wind”, March 25 – “Grandfather’s Journey” from 12:15-2:00 PM. Ages 5-12. $39.00/ members; $41.00/non-members. Explore art activities with materials readily available in most homes and schools. Each activity builds new awareness about books, illustrators, and their art techniques. Each illustrator is paired with a book, and presented to the child artist for an art activity of creative value. Pre-Registration IS required! 410-836-3050 edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com www.edenmill.org
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050. or Email: edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com
    Mar. 13
    5TH ANNUAL REWRITE A CHILDS STORY DINNER AUCTION
    Friday March 13, 7PM-11PM
    Richlin Ballroom, 1700 Van Bibber Rd. Edgwood, MD
    Dinner Auction to benefit the programs of Extreme Family Outreach. Doors open at 6:30 to view auction items. Vacations, jewelry, airline tickets, Disney hopper passes and much more! Scrumptious menu and dessert bar. Tickets $45 per person. 410-676-1212
    Debbie Wilhelm or Email: debbie@extremefamilyoutreach.com
    Mar. 13-
    May. 22
    PRESCHOOL NATURE SERIES
    Fridays, March 13, 27, April 17, 24, May 8, 22; 10:00-11:30AM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Preschool Nature Series Fridays at Eden Mill Park will feature activities geared to ages 2-5. Live animals, crafts, snacks and exploration of various parts of the park will be led by Kim Truxel. Register for one or all of the sessions! Non-members, $10; members, $8/$6 for siblings. Fridays from 10:00-11:30AM: Fun with Rainbows, March 13; Fun Together, March 27; Fun with Weather, April 17; Fun with Frogs, April 24; Fun with Bugs, May 8; Fun in the Garden, May 22. Pre-registration 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
    Mar. 14
    THE HUMAN FOOTPRINT NIGHT HIKE & A CAMPFIRE
    Saturday, March 14, 7 - 9PM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    The Human Footprint Night Hike & a Campfire Eden Mill Nature Center will offer this program on March 14 from 7:00-9:00PM for ages 6 to adult. $5/member or $8/non-member. Join us to understand the human impact on our environment, utilizing your senses, and ending with a campfire! Approximately 1.5 miles. 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
    Mar. 14
    MARYLAND: A 20,000 YEAR HISTORY OF ENVIRONMENTAL CHANGE
    Saturdays, March 14; 9-10:30AM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Maryland: A 20,000 Year History of Environmental Change At Eden Mill Nature Center on March 14, 9-10:30AM; age 18 and over. $3/members and $5/non-members. What was Maryland like 20,000 years ago and how has it changed? Learn about past climate patterns, human influences on ecosystems, and take a hike to investigate evidence of past and present environments at Eden Mill. 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
    Mar. 17-
    May. 12
    TINY WONDERS
    Tuesdays, March 17 & 31, April 14 & 21, May 5 &12; 10 - 11:30AM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Tiny Wonders Eden Mill Nature Center offers preschoolers ages 2-5 the Tiny Wonders program to cultivate your child’s natural curiosity through stories, music, crafts, movement and dramatic play. Tuesdays from 10:00-11:30AM: Wearin’ of the Green on March 17; Let’s Get Quackin’ on March 31; Spring Has Sprung on April 14; The Wildlife on April 21; The Underground on May 5; Wetland Wonders on May 12. Non-members, $10; members, $8/$6 siblings. Pre-registration 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
    Mar. 21
    STARS AND CONSTELLATIONS
    Saturday, March 21; 9-10:30AM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Stars and Constellations At Eden Mill Nature Center on March 21; 9-10:30AM; age 10 - adult. $3/members and $5/non-members. Learn about spring constellations, create a star finder, and go outside to practice location methods to observe the dominant constellations in the sky. 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
    Mar. 21-
    Apr. 5
    APPLEWOOD FARM - 1ST ANNUAL EASTER EGG HUNT
    March 21, 22, 28, 29, April 3 & 4 from 10am-4pm
    4435 Prospect Road, Whiteford, MD 21160
    Egg Hunt times 10:30am, 12 Noon, 1:30pm and 3pm for age groups Toddlers - 11
    Admission Fee: $10 children; $4 adults; Children 2 and under free (cash at gate place; Visa/Master Card accepted inside the farm)

    Pony and Train Rides $4.00 per person; children 2 and under free

    Easter Bunny will be available for photo opportunities all day. Lunch is available for purchase in the barn. Admission fee includes:
    • Hayrides
    • Carousel Moonbounce
    • Petting Zoo
    • Kiddie Maze
    • Picture Boards
    • Applewood Play Ground
    • Picnic Area
    • Pedal Tractors
     
    Mar. 26
    ST. STEPHEN SCHOOL OPEN HOUSE
    Thursday, March 26, 8:30-11:30am, 12:30-2:30pm
    8028 Bradshaw Road, Kingsville, Md.
    Welcoming Interested Families to Experience Environment of Values and Excellence Learn more about St. Stephen School and also receive a guided tour of the school. To attend this exciting event, please contact Ginni Zachmeier, 410-592-7617.
    Ginni Zachmeier, 410-592-7617 or Email: gzachmeier@ststephenbradshaw.org
    Mar. 28
    EASTERN COYOTE: MARYLAND’S NEW MIGRANT
    Saturday, March 28; 9 - 10:30AM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Eastern Coyote: Maryland’s New Migrant At Eden Mill Nature Center on March 28; 9-10:30AM; ages 15 to adult. $3/members and $5/non-members. Explore the history of the canine family with a focus on coyotes, compare other local relatives with the coyote and learn the story that bones can tell with a hands-on activity. 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
    Mar. 31-
    Apr. 28
    NATURE STORYBOOK ART SESSION TWO
    Tuesdays, March 31, April 14, 21, & 28; 4:15 - 6PM
    Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Rd. Pylesville, MD
    Nature Storybook Art-Spring Session 2 At Eden Mill Nature Center on March 31- “The Story About Ping”, April 14- “Owl Babies”, April 21- “Looking Down”, and April 28- “Mouse Paint” from 4:15-6:00 PM. Ages 5-10. $52.00/members; $55.00/non-members. Explore art activities with materials readily available in most homes and schools. Each activity builds new awareness about books, illustrators, and their art techniques. Each illustrator is paired with a book, and presented to the child artist for an art activity of creative value. Pre-Registration IS required by calling 410-836-3050 or emailing edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com. Visit www.edenmill.org for more information!
    To register or for additional information, please call 410.836.3050. or Email: edenmillnaturecenter@gmail.com
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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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