A Cappella Ensemble

Baker Memorial Chapel 2 College Hill, Westminster, MD

The premier vocal ensemble at McDaniel College performs, under the guidance of senior lecturer in music Kyle Engler. The students are chosen from the membership of the McDaniel College Choir and perform exclusively unaccompanied vocal music, including a wide variety of world music and vocal jazz.

Free

Jazz Night

McDaniel College 2 College Hill, Westminster

Directed by music lecturer Tim Jenkins, the concert features diverse styles of jazz, including classic big band swing, bebop, Latin, Funk, Jazz-rock and classic blues.

Free

College Band Concert

WMC Alumni Hall 2 College Hill, Westminster, MD

Directed by Linda Kirkpatrick, senior lecturer in music, the College Band performs musical selections ranging from classical to pops. The McDaniel College Band features nearly 50 musicians, including McDaniel students, as well as McDaniel faculty members, band alumni and community musicians.

Free

Gospel Choir Concert

WMC Alumni Hall 2 College Hill, Westminster, MD

Under the direction of music lecturer Shelley Ensor, McDaniel College’s Gospel Choir performs traditional and contemporary gospel music, as well as spirituals. Alice Dorsey serves as the accompanist.

Free

Making for Seniors: Introduction to 3D Printing and Design with Tinkercad

Exploration Commons At 50 East, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For Adults. Learning new technology should be fun, not intimidating! Join us for a very basic hands-on session where we'll create a simple 3D design project to be printed on the Exploration Commons 3D printers. Previous basic computer experience is required. No previous experience with 3D printing or design software is needed. Registration required. Visit […]

To Be Read: Dolen Perkins-Valdez

Exploration Commons At 50 East, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For Adults. Join us for an evening with Dolen Perkins-Valdez. Inspired by true events that rocked the nation, Take My Hand is a profoundly moving novel about a Black nurse in post-segregation Alabama who blows the whistle on a terrible wrong done to her patients, from the New York Times bestselling author of Wench. Books […]

To Be Read: Terri Libenson

Exploration Commons At 50 East, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For ages 6 - Adults. Meet Terri Libenson, the Reuben Award-winning cartoonist of the recently retired syndicated comic strip The Pajama Diaries, and the New York Times bestselling author of the Emmie & Friends series. Terri's newest book, Remarkably Ruby, is a story about how there's more to everyone than meets the eye. Ruby and […]

Blender Basics: Know about Nodes

Exploration Commons 50 East Main Street Westminster, MD 21157 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For Adults. In this section of Blender Basics, we will be covering how to use Blender's data tool blocks, called Nodes. You will learn how to use Nodes to create custom textures for your 3D objects. Registration required. Visit site for details.

Carroll County Master Gardener Plant Sale and Garden Flea Market

Carroll County Agriculture Center, 706 Agricultural Center Dr, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

The 8th annual Carroll County Master Gardener Plant Sale and Garden Flea Market will be held Saturday, May 14th from 8 a.m. - noon. The plant sale will be held in Burns Hall at the Carroll County Ag Center, 706 Agriculture Center Dr, Westminster, MD 21157 and the garden flea market will be next door […]

Free

Box Lunch Talk: Rockland Farm, speaker Edwin T. Gregg Jr.

Grace Lutheran Church, 21 Carroll Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

Event to be held in-person – No RSVP Registration Required. Cost is $3.00 for HSCC Members and $7.00 for non-members upon entry with drinks and snacks provided. Join us at Grace Hall on Carroll Street. Edwin T. Gregg, Jr, owner of Rockland Farm, will share the interesting architectural detail and history of his 18th Century […]

$3.00

Pajama Party Storytime

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages Birth - 8. Wear your pajamas, bring your favorite stuffed animal, and listen to stories before bed. This storytime introduces stories through books, songs, and activities appropriate for young children. Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those […]

Full STEAM Ahead

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 3 - 6. An early learning program that explores STEAM concepts to spark curiosity in young children through interactive experiments and activities! Instructions for each activity will be emailed in advance to provide children the opportunity to participate along with the program. STEAM is an acronym for science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. […]

Healthy Cooking on a Budget

Exploration Commons At 50 East, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For Adults. In this demonstration class, you'll learn tips and tricks for stretching your food dollar and creating healthy meals on a budget. Registration required. Visit site for details.

Past Times for Children: One Room Schoolhouse, teacher Wendy Raith

Historical Society of Carroll County @ 210 East Main Street

Children will learn what it is like to attend school in the 1800s. They will visit one room schoolhouse through creative play, various activities and stories. A quill pen and ink will be provided for practicing their writing skills. Classes are held on various Saturdays from 10:00 am to 11:15 am. In the Koontz-Yingling Learning […]

$6.00

SELf Discovery! An Interactive Social Emotional Learning (SEL) Storytime

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 3 - 6. Join us for an interactive storytime that focuses on cultivating your child's social-emotional competencies through engaging stories, games, and activities! Visit site for details. Please wear a mask during this program. Due to the nature of this program, wearing a mask helps protect all attendees, especially those most vulnerable.

Westminster Branch Teen Advisory Board

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 12 - 17. Calling all teens looking for leadership roles in planning library programs. We want you for our Teen Advisory Board! Need service hours? We've got those too1 Participants can join us in person or log in virtually through Zoom. If you wish to attend virtually, please register. Visit site for details.

Diverse Voices Book Club: Homegoing

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 16 - Adults. Join us for a monthly book discussion focusing on a diverse author's work. Each month we will select a young adult or adult title written by an author from a diverse background so we can learn from others' perspectives. Our May selection is Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi. Attendees are welcome […]

Art in the Park

Westminster City Hall – Emerald Hill 1838 Emerald Hill Lane, Westminster, MD

The Carroll County Arts Council has partnered with the City of Westminster for four decades to present this annual outdoor cultural festival that is held the first Saturday in June on the beautiful grounds of Westminster City Hall. This event features fine art and craft displays by accomplished local and regional artists. It attracts a […]

Blender Basics: Image Texturing

Exploration Commons At 50 East, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For Adults. Learn the general basics of Blender, a free 3D design software. This section will be focusing on placing a simplistic image texturing onto objects. Registration required. Visit site for details.

Board Game Club

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For Adults. Do you like board games? Well, then this club is for you! Each month we'll learn a new board game. This month we're playing Catan, a strategy game with six players and an average game time of 90 minutes. You can trade, build, and settle an island in the game, and players can […]

Oceans of Possibilities Craft Time

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 3 - 12. Swim in a sea of water-related crafts as we kick off our Summer Reading 2022: Oceans of Possibilities.

Free

Carroll County Celtic Festival

Carroll County Agriculture Center, 706 Agricultural Center Dr, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

Join us for a day of music, fun, food, heavy athletics, bagpipes, music, workshops, demonstrations, children’s activities, artisans, whisky tastings and a tea party. Bring your entire family for a celebration of all things Celtic! Admission: Adults 16-64 – $15 in advance – $20 at the gate, Children 8-15 – $9 in advance – $14 […]

Summer Reads: Steve Berry

Exploration Commons At 50 East, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For Adults. Steve Berry is the New York Times and the #1 internationally bestselling author of the Cotton Malone novels (The Bishop's Pawn, The Malta Exchange), among other books, and several works of short fiction. He has 25 million books in print, translated into over 40 languages. In his latest work, The Omega Factor, UNESCO […]

Summer Reads: R. Eric Thomas

Exploration Commons At 50 East, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For ages 14 - Adult. R. Eric Thomas is the bestselling author of Here for It, or How to Save Your Soul in America, a Read with Jenna book club pick featured on Today, and a Lambda Literary Award finalist. He is the co-author of Reclaiming Her Time, a biography of Rep. Maxine Waters. He […]

Westminster Beer & BBQ Stroll

Historic Downtown Westminster, 15 East Main St, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

Enjoy a tasting of local brews at this Sip, Shop & Stroll event as Main Street transforms into a Beer Mart with samples, beer-related vendors, and great BBQ. Live entertainment featuring Lima Bean Riot. We are so excited to see you on Main Street! Still thinking of a gift for Dad? Spend some time with […]

$10 – $175

Juneteenth in Carroll

Carroll Arts Center, 91 West Main St, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

Juneteenth in Carroll is raising awareness of African Heritage throughout Carroll County, MD. The event includes music, vendors, food trucks and live gospel. We will also include a live performance, a panel discussion on “An Honest Conversation About Being Black in Carroll County” and a financial awareness seminar. This event is scheduled to be hosted […]

Box Lunch Talk: The Art of Maurer Family Butchering in Manchester

Grace Lutheran Church, 21 Carroll Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

Event to be held in-person – No RSVP Registration Required. Cost is $3.00 for HSCC Members and $7.00 for non-members upon entry with drinks and snacks provided. Join us at Grace Hall on Carroll Street. The Art of Maurer Family Butchering in Manchester. Janet and George Maurer, Sr., moved their family from Michigan to Manchester […]

$3.00

Heavens To Betsey annual Animal Rescue Flea Market Fundraiser

Join us for the 11th annual Heavens to Betsey Flea Market, Saturday, June 25 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Carroll County Agriculture Center. The Carroll County Agriculture Center is located at 706 Agriculture Lane, Westminster. Admission and Parking are Free. Purchase raffle tickets at the Heavens To Betsey Booth Entrance. Raffle tickets […]

Free

Westminster Baptist Church – Spark Studios – VBS 2022

Created in Christ, Designed for God’s Purpose! WBC will be presenting Lifeway’s Spark Studios for Vacation Bible School this summer. Help us to SPARK imagination and inspire creativity in our kids as we draw them closer to God’s Word. June 27th - July 1st , 2022 9:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Go to our website […]

free

Focaccia Bread Art

Exploration Commons 50 East Main Street Westminster, MD 21157 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 16 - Adults. Create your own fanciful bread art using fresh focaccia dough, veggies, and herbs. This event requires a payment of $10.00 per registrant to attend. Registration required. Visit site for details.

$10.00

Pets and the Afterlife

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For ages 16 – Adults. Learn how your pets, in spirit, have the ability to send signs and helpful tips on how to cope with grief from their loss. Rob Gutro, medium, scientist, and award-winning author of the Pets and the Afterlife series, will discuss the ways pets communicate and will provide some amazing examples […]

100th Cornerstone Anniversary Service & Celebration

Westminster First Church of God 27 N Center Street, Westminster, MD

Westminster First Church of God is celebrating it's 100th year anniversary on Sunday, July 17th. Do you want to learn about the history of the building that was constructed in 1919 in the historic city of Westminster, MD in Carroll County? Due to COVID-19 we were unable to hold the service in 2019 so it […]

Free

Box Lunch Talk: Fashion & 4-H, speaker Peggy Soper

Grace Lutheran Church, 21 Carroll Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

Event to be held in-person – No RSVP Registration Required. Cost is $3.00 for HSCC Members and $7.00 for non-members upon entry with drinks and snacks provided. Join us at Grace Hall on Carroll Street. Fashion and 4-H. Peggy Soper. The 4-H Fair has been an important initiative in Carroll County for 125 years, showcasing […]

$4 – $2022
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Revival Church Service

Westminster First Church of God 27 N Center Street, Westminster, MD

Come join us for our new evening church revival service. We would love to have you come and learn about God's word and worship with us every Sunday night at 7pm. We also have Sunday morning services at 10am.

Free

Summer Reads: Neil Beller

Exploration Commons At 50 East, 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD, 21157, United States

For Adults. Neil R. Beller, Jr. is the author of The Dish: Stories Spun from the Only Position Player Dumb Enough to Squat Beneath Strangers Who Swing Big Sticks Inches from His Head. This book is filled with personal and humorous stories about how the game of baseball has infiltrated our lives. More importantly, the […]

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Revival Church Service

Westminster First Church of God 27 N Center Street, Westminster, MD

Come join us for our new evening church revival service. We would love to have you come and learn about God's word and worship with us every Sunday night at 7pm. We also have Sunday morning services at 10am.

Free

Sewing: Serger Basics

Exploration Commons 50 East Main Street Westminster, MD 21157 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 15 - Adults. Learn about the versatile serger/overlock sewing machine and how to use it with your sewing projects. We will review the parts of the serger, proper threading, and how and when to use different stitch settings. Leave inspired with new ways to use this machine in your sewing projects. Registration required. […]

What’s in Season: Watermelon

Exploration Commons 50 East Main Street Westminster, MD 21157 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 15 - Adult. In this hands-on cooking class, we'll enjoy this popular summertime fruit in three different dishes including a savory watermelon salad and a watermelon mocktail. This even requires a payment of $10.00 per registrant to attend. Registration required. Visit site for details.

$10.00

Full STEAM Ahead

Carroll County Public Library, Westminster Branch 50 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

For ages 3 - 6. An early learning program that explores STEAM concepts to spark curiosity in young children through interactive experiments and activities! STEAM is an acronym for science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. Early STEAM education aims to build on young children's innate curiosity to develop creative, analytical, and collaborative skills in a […]

Free
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Revival Church Service

Westminster First Church of God 27 N Center Street, Westminster, MD

Come join us for our new evening church revival service. We would love to have you come and learn about God's word and worship with us every Sunday night at 7pm. We also have Sunday morning services at 10am.

Free