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Chesapeake Gallery Opening Reception/Exhibition Featuring “Works by William Ruller and Stephanie Serpick”

  • Opening Reception: September 23 (Monday), 12:30-2 PM
  • Exhibition: September 23 to November 8
  • Monday through Thursday, 8:30 AM-7 PM
  • Friday, 8:30 AM-4:30 PM
  • Harford Community College, Student Center, Chesapeake Gallery 

The Chesapeake Gallery is hosting a two-person exhibition that blends the mixed media book works of William Ruller with the oil paintings of Stephanie Serpick for an experience overlapping with themes of loss, abandonment, loneliness and change. Info: http://www.harford.edu/community/chesapeake-gallery.aspx

NEW – Open Information and Interview Day

  • September 26 (Thursday), 1-7 PM, Harford Community College, Darlington Hall, Rm. 202 B-C

Explore a career path that makes a difference. Learn about full-time and part-time opportunities with early education and before- and after-school programs. Find out how to get your degree paid for. Onsite representatives will be available to answer questions. Hosted by HCC Teacher Education Department and Celebree School. RSVP: 410-515-8750, ext. 130 or cflaherty@celebree.com.

Judy Moody and Stink

  • September 27 (Friday), 7 PM, Amoss Center, Bel Air

Judy Moody and Stink are a dynamic sister and brother duo who take audiences on a hilarious adventure. As usual, Judy is in a mood. After seeing her classmate's picture on the front page of the newspaper, Judy wants to be famous and sets off to find fame and happiness. Meanwhile, Stink and his foul-smelling sneakers become a real distraction as he vies for the coveted Golden Clothespin Award. Judy Moody and Stink are the perfect pair for their imperfect capers that lead to fun, mystery, sibling rivalry, and, in the end, true friendship. LIVEatHarfordCC.com or 443-412-2211

“Women of the Turf” Exhibition Opening

  • October 4 (Friday) 
  • Exhibition Opening: 5-7 PM, Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College
  • Reception and Award Presentation: 7-8:30 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Center 

The evening begins with the opening of the “Women of the Turf” exhibit that honors women in Maryland and beyond who have excelled in all aspects of equestrian sport, including thoroughbred farm owners, trainers, jockeys, and journalists. The evening continues in the Chesapeake Center Dining Rooms where attendees will meet special guest Kathy Kusner, Olympic medalist and first licensed female jockey in the United States, and celebrate photojournalists Cappy Jackson and Lydia Williams, the 2019 recipients of the Robert and Anne Heighe Award for Excellence in Equestrian Journalism. Tickets cost $50 and include heavy hors d'oeuvres and beer/wine and are available at tickets.harford.edu. Info: www.harford.edu/womenoftheturf.

“Women of the Turf” Exhibition

  • October 4-December 20 
  • Tuesdays, 1-3 PM; Thursdays, 3-5 PM; Fridays, and 10 AM-noon

The “Women of the Turf” exhibit honors women in Maryland and beyond who have excelled in all aspects of equestrian sport, including thoroughbred farm owners, trainers, jockeys, and journalists. Admission is free, except for the opening reception on October 4. 

NEW – Harford Community College Board of Trustees Meeting

  • October 8 (Tuesday), 6 PM, Harford Community College Edgewood Hall, Room 132

Harford Community College’s Board of Trustees will meet in open session. 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 trustees@harford.edu at least three business days prior to the meeting. Info: 443-412-2230

NEW – Girls’ Horse Literature

  • October 10 (Thursday), 12:30-1:30 PM and 6:30-7:30 PM

From Black Beauty and National Velvet to modern pony club series, relationships with horses have been a popular theme for children’s literature. Join us for a discussion of what gives these stories their enduring appeal. The program will be presented by Julie Mancine and Jennie Towner. There is no admission fee, but seating is limited. Reservations are recommended: Call 443-412-2539 or email haysheighe@harford.edu to reserve a seat.  

NEW – Children’s Tea: Pony Party!

  • October 12 (Saturday), 12:30-2:30 PM

Children ages 5 to 14 are invited to bring their favorite horse or pony toy to this tea with equestrian-themed snacks and activities; they must be accompanied by an adult. Tickets are $12. Reservations are required. Call 443-412-2539 or email haysheighe@harford.edu to reserve a set.

NEW – Defining Modern Women

  • October 15 (Tuesday), 6:30-8 PM

Writer Glynnis MacNicol co-founded the professional women’s networking site theli.st and argues for greater media representation of women who seek fulfillment in sustaining friendships and careers rather than traditional domesticity. There is no admission fee, but seating is limited. Reservations are recommended: Call 443-412-2539 or email haysheighe@harford.edu to reserve a seat. 

NEW – Harriet’s Happiest Halloween

  • October 17-20, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Theater

For over 30 years, Harford Dance Theatre has been thrilling audiences with tales of young Harriet as she searches for the perfect Halloween costume. Join us for an all new adventure as Harriet stays after school to work on a project and discovers a new world of crazy characters lurking in the science lab, skulking in the spooky boiler room, and more! Slip on your favorite costume and join her . . . if you dare!  Tickets.harford.edu

NEW – History of the Pimlico Race Course

  • October 22 (Tuesday), 12:30-1:30 PM

Baltimore’s own race course, home of the Preakness Stakes, is just shy of its 150th year. Follow the highs and lows of this historic venue and speculate about what its future may hold. The program will be presented by Karin DeFrancis. There is no admission fee, but seating is limited. Reservations are recommended: Call 443-412-2539 or email haysheighe@harford.edu to reserve a seat. 

NEW – Friday Evening Concert: Arnold Schoenberg's “Pierrot Lunaire”

  • October 25 (Friday), 8 PM, Harford Community College, Joppa Hall, Recital Hall #1

A sextet including Aaron Thacker (piano), Katie Procell (voice) and Alan Buxbaum (conductor) will perform Arnold Schoenberg's “Pierrot Lunaire,” a dark and haunting early 20th century classic that explores topics of love, violence, and passions of the soul. Tickets.harford.edu

NEW – Women’s Sportswear: Fashion and the Equestrian World

  • October 29 (Tuesday), 12:30-1:30 PM

Today, connections between women’s activewear and women’s race-going clothing may not be evident, but historically, equestriennes and spectators at sporting events sought easy-to-care-for garments that allowed freedom of movement. The resulting “American Look” showcased flexible, clean, youthful clothing appropriate for a variety of occasions – today’s smart casual. The program will be presented by Ann Bennett. There is no admission fee, but seating is limited. Reservations are recommended: Call 443-412-2539 or email haysheighe@harford.edu to reserve a seat.

NEW – Screech’s Night Owl 5K

  • November 1 (Friday), 7 PM, Harford Community College

Join us for a 5K glow run in support of Harford Community College student athlete scholarships. Participants will enjoy a brand new course through the HCC campus and athletic facilities. Refreshments, wearable glow items, and a premium long-sleeve race t-shirt (must register by October 14 to guarantee a shirt) will be provided to each runner. Medals will be awarded to the top male and female overall and top three male and female in each age category. Entry fees are $30 in advance (pre-registration by October 28) or $35. The event is presented by APG Federal Credit Union. To register: www.harford.edu/screech



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