HCC Actors Guild in Arsenic and Old Lace

  • November 3, 4, 10 and 11 at 8 PM and November 5 and 12 at 3 PM
  • Harford Community College, Chesapeake Theater

In this gem of American comedy, Mortimer, a drama critic who just wants to marry his beloved Elaine, must deal with his eccentric relatives, including two sweet aunts who cheerfully poison elderly men with elderberry wine, and a cousin who thinks he’s Theodore Roosevelt. One of the most popular comedies of all time, Arsenic produced a smash hit in New York, spawned a Frank Capra film starring Cary Grant, and has been delighting audiences for decades. or 443-412-2211

The Jason Bishop Show

  • November 5 (Sunday), 3 PM, Amoss Center, Bel Air

One of America’s hottest illusionists with his cutting edge Op-Art and Plasma illusions, Jason Bishop features stunning and unique state-of-the-art magic. Featuring award-winning sleight of hand, exclusive grand illusions and close-up magic, Jason delivers laughs and a world-class array of talents set to an outstanding rock & pop soundtrack. or 443-412-2211

Walking While Black

  • November 9 (Thursday), 12:30 & 6:30 PM, Harford Community College, Student Center, Rm. 243

Harford Community College is hosting a film screening and discussion with filmmaker A. J. Ali of Walking While Black: L.O.V.E. is the Answer. Ali will be at both screenings and will be joined by a panel of community residents. The event is free and the public is welcome to attend. Walking While Black, a film by A. J. Ali and Errol Webber, examines how to bridge the gap between peace officers and the rest of the community. As minority communities face the daily stranglehold of racial profiling and police officers face relentless scrutiny by an anxious public, tensions mount. The conflict can only be broken by finding common ground with each other. Free

Military and Veterans Appreciation Night

  • November 10 (Friday), 5:30 PM, APGFCU Arena at Harford Community College

The event, which will honor local service members of the United States Armed Forces and their families, includes a basketball doubleheader: HCC Fighting Owls women vs Harcum College at 5:30 PM and HCC men vs Harcum College at 7:30 PM. HCC military and veteran students and guests are invited to a reception beginning at 6:45 PM. Anyone with a valid military ID will receive free admission for themselves and a guest to the doubleheader. Basketball tickets are $10 each for adults (general public) and $5 for students (ages 17 and under); visit the Box Office at the Arena on game night or purchase in advance at

An Evening of Jazz

  • November 10 (Friday), 8 PM, Harford Community College, Joppa Hall, Recital Hall #1
Concert featuring The Silvano Monasterios Quartet. or 443-412-2211

You Can Afford College

  • Open to the general public seeking help with the FAFSA
  • November 11 (Saturday), 9 AM-1 PM, Harford Community College, Joppa Hall

Financial Aid specialists will walk participants, step-by-step, through the process of completing the FAFSA. Bring the following items for both students and their parents: FAFSA Worksheet (available at; FSA ID Number (available at; Social Security Numbers; 2016 Federal Income Tax Returns; 2016 W-2 Statements; and 2016 Untaxed Income Reports. Please note that Harford Community College provides this service for ALL students and parents. You do not need to be a Harford Community College student to attend. Info: 443-412-2257

Harford Community College Board of Trustees Meeting

  • November 14 (Tuesday), 6 PM, Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 132

The Board of Trustees of Harford Community College 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

National Players in The Great Gatsby

  • November 15 (Wednesday), 7:30 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Theater

In a time where success is expected and excess is celebrated, Jay Gatsby is a god among men; yet, without the love of Mrs. Daisy Buchanan, he is unfulfilled. This fast-paced adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s novel brings the Jazz Age of New York to life as Daisy’s cousin Nick guides us through a world where love, opportunity, deception, and tragedy are always just around the corner. or 443-412-2211

Kaleidoscope of Cultures

  • November 16 (Thursday), 6 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Theater

Join Harford Community College at Kaleidoscope of Cultures to celebrate International Education Week 2017. This event will feature the Piscataway Nation Singers and Dancers of the Chesapeake and Tidewater regions of Maryland, Baltimore-based NAZU Dance Company, and the Wong People Kung Fu School dancers of Washington, D.C. Afterward, join the performers in free, interactive workshops to learn more. Tickets are $3 for adults; free with a valid HCC ID or for anyone under age 18. or 443-412-2211

NEW – “First and Next” Exhibition by Jade Hoyer

  • Opening Reception: November 16 (Thursday), 5:30 to 7 PM
  • Exhibition: November 16, 2017 to January 5, 2018
  • Harford Community College, Student Center, Chesapeake Gallery

At the reception, the public is invited to meet the artist, enjoy light refreshments, and visit the exhibition. Gallery hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:30 AM to 7 PM, and Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM.

NEW – Harford Community College Holiday Schedule

  • November 22: College Closing at 12 noon
  • November 23 to 26: College Closed: Library open November 25 and 26

NEW – Deck the Halls With Spaghetti & Meatballs

  • December 3 (Sunday), 3 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Theater

Don't miss this one-of-a-kind magical event where fun memories are sure to be made. Enjoy a delicious pasta dinner prepared by the elves in HCC Dining Services. After dinner, visit with Santa and have some cocoa and cookies while watching a classic holiday movie in the Chesapeake Theater. (At this time, this event is sold out. Additional seats may be added. Please check the website.) or 443-412-2211

NEW – Holiday Open House

  • December 7 (Thursday) and December 9 (Saturday), 10 AM to 2 PM, Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College

How did Marylanders celebrate Christmas in the early 1800s? Step back in time for an historical holiday at the former Prospect Hill Farm. Sing songs and enjoy light seasonal refreshments. No admission fee; reservations are not required.

NEW – Harford Dance Theatre in The Nutcracker

  • December 8 (Friday), 7 PM
  • December 9 and 10 (Saturday and Sunday), 12 and 4 PM
  • Amoss Center

Ring in the new season with a holiday classic and take a magical journey with Clara to the Land of the Sweets. With magnificent scenery, gorgeous costumes, and exquisite dancing, The Nutcracker is a holiday feast for young and old alike. or 443-412-2211