Jan
16
Thu
Business Employment Resource Center Information Session @ Carroll County Business Employment Resource Center
Jan 16 – Dec 31 all-day

Business Employment Resource Center Information Sessions provide details about services available to help match job openings and job seekers. Just spend 30 minutes with us and learn how BERC can support your career development and job search.

About this Event – available anytime between 8 am and 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday. Call to schedule an appointment or stop in to the BERC office to get started.

Start your job search at Carroll County BERC. Call or stop by to learn about employment services available to you. Info: 410-386-2820 or info@carrollworks.com.

See new job openings in Carroll County Maryland. We post employment opportunities and hiring events on this page, www.facebook.com/CCBERC/

Like BERC on Facebook and get job leads! Go to our Facebook page and Like the CCBERC page.

For assistance or questions, contact BERC, 410-386-2820, or come to the BERC office, at 224 North Center St., Westminster, Maryland.

BERC is open Monday through Friday, 8 am to 4:30 pm. Holidays or other schedule changes may alter the opening and closing of the BERC office.

BERC is a proud partner of the American Job Center network.

Dec
4
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Dec 4 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Sykesville First Fridays @ Historic Main Street Sykesville
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Merchants of Main Street present the 2020 First Friday Schedule of Events.  A different theme each month on the first Friday…

Dec
5
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Dec 5 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.
The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

Carroll County Artists’ Studio Tour @ 2020 Studio Tour
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The 14th annual Carroll County Artists’ Studio Tour is happening the first weekend of December 12/5-12/6/2020, 10am-5pm both days. It is free.
Tickets: http://ccartists.com.

Christmas Around The World: A Global Gift Giving Experience @ Willet Family Farm
Dec 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

WHAT: Christmas Around The World: A Global Gift Giving Experience
WHEN: Saturday, December 5th 2020 Open 10am-4pm
WHERE: Willet Family Farm | 2610 Baumgardner Rd Westminster, MD 21158
On 12/5/20, The Willet Family invites you to Christmas Around The World: A Global Gift Giving Experience on Willet Family Farm in Westminster, MD, benefitting ChildFund International. This FREE event will provide a global hands-on educational experience for families through a Live Animal Petting Zoo, Interactive Games for Children, International Exhibits, and a Christmas Photo Booth.
As participants learn about the needs of children growing up in poverty, they will be able to make tax-deductible donations towards specific items they would like to purchase from ChildFund’s Gift Catalog, and are invited to take photos with the items. The Experience will be open from 10am-4pm, and will take approximately 30 minutes to walk through.
😷 COVID-19 PROTOCOLS: The stations will adhere to all COVID-19 social distancing measures, and masks will be required at all times.
⛈ ☀️WEATHER: Rain or Shine.
👥 AGES: All ages. Children Welcome.
🚜 EXPERIENCE: This event is outdoors on a farm, so appropriate clothing is encouraged. The experience should take an estimated 30 minutes to walk through.
🚽 FACILITIES: Port-a-pots and Hand Washing Stations will be provided.
☕️ REFRESHMENTS: Free Water, Hot Chocolate & Coffee will be provided

Farm Museum Holiday Tour @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Dec 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Carroll County Farm Museum will be holding a socially distanced holiday tour this year on the weekends of Dec 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 from noon to 4 pm. Santa will be available for no contact conversation with children through the gate at decorated log cabin. Food and drink available for purchase. Visit our gift shop for toys, as well as ornaments handcrafted by our blacksmiths and tinsmiths. Masks and social distancing are required inside and outside on the Museum grounds for everyone over the age of five. Take home craft kit for each child while supplies last. Admission $3 age 9 and over or $10 per family. Rain or Shine.

Dec
6
Sun
Carroll County Artists’ Studio Tour @ 2020 Studio Tour
Dec 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

The 14th annual Carroll County Artists’ Studio Tour is happening the first weekend of December 12/5-12/6/2020, 10am-5pm both days. It is free. Visit artists in their studios and purchase art directly from the artist!
Tickets: http://ccartists.com.

Farm Museum Holiday Tour @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Dec 6 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Carroll County Farm Museum will be holding a socially distanced holiday tour this year on the weekends of Dec 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 from noon to 4 pm. Santa will be available for no contact conversation with children through the gate at decorated log cabin. Food and drink available for purchase. Visit our gift shop for toys, as well as ornaments handcrafted by our blacksmiths and tinsmiths. Masks and social distancing are required inside and outside on the Museum grounds for everyone over the age of five. Take home craft kit for each child while supplies last. Admission $3 age 9 and over or $10 per family. Rain or Shine.

Dec
11
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Dec 11 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Dec
12
Sat
Farm Museum Holiday Tour @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Dec 12 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Carroll County Farm Museum will be holding a socially distanced holiday tour this year on the weekends of Dec 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 from noon to 4 pm. Santa will be available for no contact conversation with children through the gate at decorated log cabin. Food and drink available for purchase. Visit our gift shop for toys, as well as ornaments handcrafted by our blacksmiths and tinsmiths. Masks and social distancing are required inside and outside on the Museum grounds for everyone over the age of five. Take home craft kit for each child while supplies last. Admission $3 age 9 and over or $10 per family. Rain or Shine.

Dec
13
Sun
Farm Museum Holiday Tour @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Carroll County Farm Museum will be holding a socially distanced holiday tour this year on the weekends of Dec 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 from noon to 4 pm. Santa will be available for no contact conversation with children through the gate at decorated log cabin. Food and drink available for purchase. Visit our gift shop for toys, as well as ornaments handcrafted by our blacksmiths and tinsmiths. Masks and social distancing are required inside and outside on the Museum grounds for everyone over the age of five. Take home craft kit for each child while supplies last. Admission $3 age 9 and over or $10 per family. Rain or Shine.

Dec
18
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Dec 18 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Dec
19
Sat
Community Country Breakfast @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Dec 19 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

Full breakfast of eggs, sausage, pancakes, sausage gravy etc with coffee and juices.

Suggested donation of $8 for 13yrs and up, $5 for 5-12yrs and free for children under 5.

Breakfast is held on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 7 to 11am.
Be sure to stop by each month – different seasonal activities and items each month!
Ex: basket raffles, bake table, handmade items for sale, pictures with Santa

Farm Museum Holiday Tour @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Carroll County Farm Museum will be holding a socially distanced holiday tour this year on the weekends of Dec 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 from noon to 4 pm. Santa will be available for no contact conversation with children through the gate at decorated log cabin. Food and drink available for purchase. Visit our gift shop for toys, as well as ornaments handcrafted by our blacksmiths and tinsmiths. Masks and social distancing are required inside and outside on the Museum grounds for everyone over the age of five. Take home craft kit for each child while supplies last. Admission $3 age 9 and over or $10 per family. Rain or Shine.

Dec
20
Sun
Farm Museum Holiday Tour @ Carroll County Farm Museum
Dec 20 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Carroll County Farm Museum will be holding a socially distanced holiday tour this year on the weekends of Dec 5-6, 12-13, 19-20 from noon to 4 pm. Santa will be available for no contact conversation with children through the gate at decorated log cabin. Food and drink available for purchase. Visit our gift shop for toys, as well as ornaments handcrafted by our blacksmiths and tinsmiths. Masks and social distancing are required inside and outside on the Museum grounds for everyone over the age of five. Take home craft kit for each child while supplies last. Admission $3 age 9 and over or $10 per family. Rain or Shine.

Dec
25
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Dec 25 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jan
1
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jan 1 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jan
2
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Jan 2 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.
The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

Jan
8
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jan 8 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jan
15
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jan 15 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jan
22
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jan 22 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jan
29
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jan 29 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Feb
5
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Feb 5 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Feb
6
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Feb 6 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.
The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

Feb
12
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Feb 12 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Feb
19
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Feb 19 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Feb
26
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Mar
5
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Mar 5 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Mar
6
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Mar 6 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.
The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

Mar
12
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Mar 12 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Mar
19
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Mar 19 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Mar
26
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Mar 26 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Apr
2
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Apr 2 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Apr
3
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Apr 3 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.
The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

Apr
9
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Apr 9 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Apr
16
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Apr 16 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Apr
23
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Apr 23 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Apr
30
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

May
1
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
May 1 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.
The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

May
7
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
May 7 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

May
14
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
May 14 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

May
21
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
May 21 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

May
28
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
May 28 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jun
4
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jun 4 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jun
5
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Jun 5 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am

The Ascension Country Breakfast is held on the first Saturday of every month. Come hungry, leave full. Called the best in Carroll County by many of our customers, a full all-you-can-eat breakfast menu including pancakes, Hahn sausage, scrambled eggs, hashed brown potatoes, egg and ham casserole, sausage gravy and biscuits, creamed chipped beef, assorted fruit, assorted pastries, fresh brewed coffee, hot tea, hot chocolate, milk, and juices all at an affordable price. Plenty of parking in the lot behind the church off Ralph St.
The breakfast crew is always looking for more volunteers. If you would like to be involved with this monthly event that benefits the church financially, please contact the church office.

Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company
Jun 5 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Over 30 vendors at this producer-only market featuring live music and freshly prepared breakfast available for purchase. Featuring seasonal produce, baked goods, jewelry, hand made soap and bath products, local honey, salsa, meats, free range eggs, art, locally-roasted coffee and much more! The only award-winning farmers’ market in Carroll County!
Tickets: https://www.hampsteadfarmersmarket.com/.

Garrett County Celtic Festival @ Friendsville Town Park
Jun 5 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Celebrate the cultural heritage of Celtic peoples from Ireland, Scotland, Wales, Brittany and Galicia and their influence on Appalachia with a daylong festival by the bonnie banks of the Youghiogheny River in the Town Park in Friendsville, Maryland.
Family friendly event featuring traditional and contemporary Celtic music, Irish and Scottish dancing, Highland athletes, Pipe & Drum bands, Clans, living history and educational presentations, Celtic Marketplace, Bairns (Children’s) activities area, and many activities planned throughout the day.

Within 3 hours of Washington, Baltimore, and Pittsburgh, and only 15 minutes from the Deep Creek Lake resort area.

Free parking on site nearby
Tour bus accessible
Handicapped accessible and parking
Indoor and outdoor venues
Rain or Shine! Plenty of cover and seating

Jun
11
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jun 11 @ 5:30 pm

5:30 – doors open; 7 p.m. – bingo start.

Jun
12
Sat
Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company
Jun 12 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Over 30 vendors at this producer-only market featuring live music and freshly prepared breakfast available for purchase. Featuring seasonal produce, baked goods, jewelry, hand made soap and bath products, local honey, salsa, meats, free range eggs, art, locally-roasted coffee and much more! The only award-winning farmers’ market in Carroll County!
Tickets: https://www.hampsteadfarmersmarket.com/.