Harford Community College Holiday Schedule

  • November 21: Harford Community College closing at noon
  • November 22 to 25: College Closed: Library open November 24-25

“In Control” Exhibition

Harford Community College, Student Center, Chesapeake Gallery

  • November 29 through January 4, 2019 -- Exhibition
  • November 29, 11:30 AM-1 PM – Opening Reception and Artist’s Talk

A visual artist and writer living and working in Brooklyn, New York, Majkut is dedicated to understanding and exploring feminine narratives and civil rights in aesthetics and social practices within mediums such as embroidery, painting and writing. Chesapeake Gallery Hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:30 AM to 7 PM; and Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. For more information...

World War I and Modernism: Literature

  • November 27 (Tuesday), 2:30-4 PM, Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College

The traumas and dislocations of World War I left their mark on the physical landscape, on traditional institutions, and on individual psyches. Looking particularly at modernism, Scott West, Assistant Professor of Literature at Harford Community College, will talk about the ways that reactions to the war interacted with existing movements in literature and fueled the rise of new styles of expression. No admission fee, but reservations recommended: 443-412-2539 or

NEW – Harford Dance Theatre in The Nutcracker

December 7 (Friday), 7 PM  December 8 and 9 (Saturday & Sunday), 12 and 4 PM Amoss Center (Bel Air) The stage sparkles with theatrical magic as a Christmas tree grows before our eyes and mice battle the heroic Nutcracker before transporting the beautiful Clara on a sleigh to the Kingdom of the Sugar Plum Fairy. With magnificent scenery, gorgeous costumes, and exquisite dancing, it’s a holiday feast for young and old alike! This show is part of the BGE Family Series. For more information, go to or call 443-412-2211.

NEW – Holiday Open Houses

  • December 7 and 8 (Friday and Saturday), 10 AM and 2 PM, Hays-Heighe House

Take a break during the busy holiday season and stop by the Hays-Heighe House. Enjoy the festive atmosphere, tour the exhibit, and partake of holiday refreshments. Reservations are not necessary. Free.

NEW – Bel Air Community Band

  • December 9 (Sunday), 3 PM, Bel Air High School

Harford County’s own Bel Air Community Band, under the direction of Scott Sharnetzka, will perform a variety of contemporary and traditional band and wind ensemble music appropriate to the season. Free; no ticket needed. 

NEW – Harford Community College Board of Trustees Meeting

  • December 11 (Tuesday), 6 PM, Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 132

HCC’s Board of Trustees will meet in open session. Please note: Those wishing to circulate written materials to the Board for use during their comment session shall submit such materials to the President’s Office at least 10 days in advance of the meeting. To request disability-related reasonable accommodations, call 443-412-2402 voice, 443-412-2199 TTY, or email at least three business days prior to the meeting. Info: 443-412-2230

NEW – Recital

  • December 12 (Wednesday), 7 PM, Harford Community College, Joppa Hall, Recital Hall #1

The Music Department of Harford Community College presents talented students of vocal and instrumental music in solo and ensemble performances. or 443-412-2211

NEW –  Harford Dance Theatre holds Snow White Auditions

  • December 15 (Saturday), Registration: 9:30 AM, Auditions: 10 AM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Center

Dancers 11 years of age and older may audition. Dancers should wear appropriate dance attire and bring dance shoes for all styles of dance for which they wish to be considered. Combinations in all styles of dance will be given at the audition. Any call-backs will be held at 1 PM. Performance dates are Friday, May 17, through Sunday, May 19, 2019. Info: 443-412-2112 

NEW – A Christmas Carol

  • December 16 (Sunday), 3 PM, Amoss Center, Bel Air

Celebrate the true Spirit of Christmas with this new, main stage production filled with haunting special effects and heartfelt sentiment. A Christmas Carol is delightfully entertaining with professional actors, lush costumes, stunning sets and puppetry with a heavy dose of humor and a timeless message making this the perfect family holiday event. Filled with beloved music of the season, it’s the perfect way for the entire family to begin the holiday season! This show is part of the BGE Family Series.