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.

Jul
10
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jul 10 @ 5:30 pm

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

Jul
11
Sat
Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Jul 11 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

Jul
17
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jul 17 @ 5:30 pm

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

Jul
18
Sat
Community Country Breakfast @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Jul 18 @ 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

2020 Dates:
July 18
Aug 15
Sept 19
Oct 17
Nov 21
Dec 19

Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Jul 18 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

Civil War Encampment & Living History @ Union Mills Homestead
Jul 18 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Step back in time on the grounds of the Union Mills Homestead, Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19 for a Civil War Encampment and Living History. Two days of special events commemorate Civil War history at the actual encampment sites of J.E.B. Stuart’s Cavalry and Sykes’ Union V Corps. Cavalry, Infantry, and Artillery drills, living history, and skirmishes as visitors get a front row view of Civil War military forces and the effect on civilians at the Union Mills Homestead, where both Union and Confederate forces rested before the decisive battle at Gettysburg. The grounds will open both days at 9:00 a.m.
Admission to the park is $10 a car, which includes all the living history, reenactments, presentations, and walk-through tours of the house and mill.
On Saturday evening from 7-9 p.m. we will be holding a Civil War Dance.

Jul
19
Sun
Civil War Encampment & Living History @ Union Mills Homestead
Jul 19 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Step back in time on the grounds of the Union Mills Homestead, Saturday, July 18 and Sunday, July 19 for a Civil War Encampment and Living History. Two days of special events commemorate Civil War history at the actual encampment sites of J.E.B. Stuart’s Cavalry and Sykes’ Union V Corps. Cavalry, Infantry, and Artillery drills, living history, and skirmishes as visitors get a front row view of Civil War military forces and the effect on civilians at the Union Mills Homestead, where both Union and Confederate forces rested before the decisive battle at Gettysburg. The grounds will open both days at 9:00 a.m.
Admission to the park is $10 a car, which includes all the living history, reenactments, presentations, and walk-through tours of the house and mill.
On Saturday evening from 7-9 p.m. we will be holding a Civil War Dance.

Jul
24
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jul 24 @ 5:30 pm

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

Jul
25
Sat
Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Jul 25 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

Jul
31
Fri
Friday Night Bingo @ Sykesville-Freedom District Fire Department
Jul 31 @ 5:30 pm

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

Aug
1
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Aug 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.

Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Aug 1 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

50th Annual Old-Fashioned Corn Roast Festival @ Union Mills Homestead
Aug 1 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Come enjoy an old-fashioned meal featuring corn roasted in the husk, served at your table. Meal ticket buys: Serving of fried chicken, applesauce, sliced tomatoes, roll and butter, iced tea or lemonade, and all the roasted corn you can eat.

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

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

Sykesville First Fridays @ Historic Main Street Sykesville
Aug 7 @ 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…

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

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

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

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

Aug
15
Sat
Community Country Breakfast @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Aug 15 @ 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

2020 Dates:
Aug 15
Sept 19
Oct 17
Nov 21
Dec 19

Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Aug 15 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

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

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

Aug
22
Sat
Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Aug 22 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

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

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

Aug
29
Sat
Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Aug 29 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

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

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

Sykesville First Fridays @ Historic Main Street Sykesville
Sep 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…

Sep
5
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Sep 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 Department
Sep 5 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

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

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

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

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

Stamp Scrap Art Tour @ Carroll County Ag Center
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

StampScrapArtTour (SSAT) Shows provide an atmosphere that is fun for everyone, both customers and vendors alike. We offer a great mix of friendly vendors, informative demos, fun Make and Takes, and hundreds of dollars in door prizes at every show. Come see us and learn just how creative you can be!
Tickets: https://stampscraparttour.com/westminster-md-sept-12-13-2020/.

Sykesville Arts and Wine Festival @ Main Street Sykesville
Sep 12 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

This year, the Downtown Sykesville Connection (DSC) is not only showcasing some of the best Maryland wineries, the DSC is also bringing to downtown Sykesville over 50 vineyards from the Sonoma Valley, Argentina, France and Italy. Whites, reds and rosés, sangrias, wines, cavas and other specialty wines will be available for unlimited sampling with your collectible Sykesville glass. The 2020 wine sampling is as exciting and diverse as our live entertainment, local artists, and food trucks display! Three different music venues, street performers and tons of local artists will await you in downtown Sykesville. The event also showcases the local business community, embodying an atmosphere of old-fashioned, historic, small town charm.
Tickets: https://www.sykesvillemainstreet.com/product/2020-art-wine-festival-pre-sale-tickets/.

Sep
13
Sun
Stamp Scrap Art Tour @ Carroll County Ag Center
Sep 13 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

StampScrapArtTour (SSAT) Shows provide an atmosphere that is fun for everyone, both customers and vendors alike. We offer a great mix of friendly vendors, informative demos, fun Make and Takes, and hundreds of dollars in door prizes at every show. Come see us and learn just how creative you can be!
Tickets: https://stampscraparttour.com/westminster-md-sept-12-13-2020/.

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

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

Sep
19
Sat
Community Country Breakfast @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Sep 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

2020 Dates:
Sept 19
Oct 17
Nov 21
Dec 19

Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Sep 19 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

Sep
24
Thu
Westminster Fallfest @ Westminster City Park
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Festival Hours: 6pm to 10pm. Enjoy the Fun Run, Parade, and Rides. Plus enjoy Kid’s Zone, Bingo, Dime Pitch, Build-a-Scarecrow, Kiwanis Beer Garden and delicious food from vendors inside the park!

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

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

Westminster Fallfest @ Westminster City Park
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Festival Hours: 6pm to 10pm. Enjoy Amusement Rides, Kid’s Zone, Bingo, Dime Pitch, Build-a-Scarecrow, Kiwanis Beer Garden and delicious food from vendors inside the park!

Sep
26
Sat
Hampstead Farmers’ Market @ Hampstead Volunteer Fire Department
Sep 26 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Due to COVID-19, please see the market website for regulations, procedures and restrictions during this time.
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/.

Westminster Fallfest @ Westminster City Park
Sep 26 @ 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Festival Hours: 10am to 10pm. Plus enjoy Art & Craft Show, Amusement Rides, Kid’s Zone, Bingo, Dime Pitch, Build-a-Scarecrow, Kiwanis Beer Garden, and delicious food from vendors inside the park!

15th Annual Maryland Microbrewery Festival @ Union Mills Homestead
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Come join the fun at Maryland’s premier beer festival, held on the scenic grounds of the Union Mills Homestead, a national historic landmark. The Maryland Microbrewery Festival promotes the best of Maryland’s handcrafted and distinctive micro brews. Numerous brewers will be attending, all true microbreweries or regional craft brewers, and each brewer with a variety of brews to sample. The event includes live music, crafts, and a wide variety of food vendors. Also, a home brew competition is conducted each year by Midnight Homebrewers’ League as part of the Festival. #MDMBF is the event hashtag. Tickets at the gate are $25 or visit the Maryland Microbrewery Festival for advance ticket sales around July 1st.

Sep
27
Sun
Westminster Fallfest @ Westminster City Park
Sep 27 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Festival Hours: 12pm to 6pm. Enjoy Amusement Rides, Art & Craft Show, Kid’s Zone, Dime Pitch, Build-a-Scarecrow, Kiwanis Beer Garden and delicious food from vendors inside the park!

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

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

Sykesville First Fridays @ Historic Main Street Sykesville
Oct 2 @ 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…

Oct
3
Sat
Country Breakfast Buffet @ Church of the Ascension - Holy Cross Hall
Oct 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.

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

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

Oct
10
Sat
Oyster Stroll @ Historic Downtown Westminster
Oct 10 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Shop, slurp and stroll through historic Downtown Westminster featuring local Oyster Farmers from the East Coast! There will also be local artisan and craft vendors as well as various other food vendors and live entertainment from How’s My Hat (Harmonizing), Magical Mystery Doors (Classic Rock Tribute), Late Night Record Shop (Modern Rock, Classic Rock, Reggae and Country) and CBM Entertainment! This event benefits the Coastal Conservation Association.
Tickets: https://www.mt.cm/westminster-oyster-stroll-1.

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

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

Oct
17
Sat
Community Country Breakfast @ Immanuel Lutheran Church
Oct 17 @ 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

2020 Dates:
Oct 17
Nov 21
Dec 19