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April 24, 2005

APRIL

April 24-30, Western Maryland Railway Museum:

41 N. Main St., Union Bridge. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays and 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays. Railroad memorabilia, archives and pictures. Other days by appointment. Museum, 410-775-0150.

April 24-30, Year-Round 10-kilometer Volksmarch:

Westminster Inn, 5 S. Center St., Westminster. 7 a.m. to three hours before dusk. John Baumgardner, 410-833-8916.

April 24-30, Year-Round 10-kilometer Volksmarch:

The Inn at Norwood, 7514 Norwood Ave., Sykesville. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Linwood Van Horn, 410-871- 9464.

April 24, Carroll County Tractor and Truck Pull:

Agriculture Center, 700 Agriculture Center Drive, Westminster. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Rain date May 1. Helen Erb-McKenzie, 410-848-9426.

April 24, Earthworks Festival:

Bear Branch Nature Center, 300 John Owings Road, Westminster. Noon to 5 p.m. Family fun, children's activities, presentations, native gardening, entertainment and food. Melissa Boyle, 410-848-2517.

April 30, Turkey and Ham Supper:

Pleasant Valley Fire Hall, 2030 S. Pleasant Valley Road, Westminster. 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Served buffet style. Baked goods. Greg Stewart, 410-848- 1322.

April 30-May 1, 36th Annual Flower and Plant Market:

Union Mills Homestead, 3311 Littlestown Pike, Westminster. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday. Food. Fee for tours of the house and mill. Jane Sewell, 410-848-2288.

MAY

May 1-31, Western Maryland Railway Museum:

41 N. Main St., Union Bridge. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays and 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays. Railroad memorabilia, archives and pictures. Other days by appointment. Museum, 410- 775-0150.

May 1, 36th Annual Flower and Plant Market:

Union Mills Homestead, 3311 Littlestown Pike, Westminster. Noon to 4 p.m. Food. Fee for tours of the house and mill. Jane Sewell, 410-848-2288.

May 1, 10th Anniversary Spring Fest:

Charlotte's Quest Nature Center, 3400 Wilhelm Lane, Manchester. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. A day of discovery, fun and knowledge. Elsie McCleary, 410-239- 3152.

May 1, Historic Railroad Equipment and Model Train Displays:

The Pullman Parlor Car, Baldwin and Oklahoma avenues, Sykesville. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. 1910 Pullman Parlor Car, 1927 B&O Caboose, 1910 Interlocking Tower with N, HO, O, G-gauge and American Flyer model train displays. Mark Bennett, 410-795- 3157.

May 1-31,Year-Round 10-kilometer Volksmarch:

Westminster Inn, 5 S. Center St., Westminster. 7 a.m. to 3 hours before dusk. John Baumgardner, 410-833-8916.

May 1-31, Year-Round 10-kilometer Volksmarch:

The Inn at Norwood, 7514 Norwood Ave., Sykesville. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Linwood Van Horn, 410-871- 9464.

May 7, Flower Mart and Pancake Breakfast:

Carroll Lutheran Village, 300 St. Luke Circle, Westminster. 7 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; breakfast until 10 a.m. Bedding plants, hanging baskets, crafts and baked goods. Maryann Leckron, 410-848-0090.

May 7, Carroll County Farmers' Market Mother's Day Show:

Agriculture Center, 700 Agriculture Center Drive, Westminster. 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Bedding plants, handmade crafts and baked goods. Anita Bullock, 410-848- 7748.

May 7, Giant Yard Sale:

Wesley Freedom United Methodist Church, 961 Johnsville Road, Eldersburg. 8 a.m. to noon. Richard McCullough, 410-795- 2777.

May 7, Quilt Show/Auction:

Agriculture Center, 700 Agriculture Center Drive, Westminster. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Handcrafts, quilts and food. John Laudermilch, 410-635-6342.

May 7, South Carroll Spring Fling:

Sykesville-Freedom Fire Company, Route 32 and Freedom Avenue, Sykesville. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Flea market, crafts, entertainment and food. Ruth and Jerry Howsden, 410-795-0984.

May 7, Sykesville Flower Festival:

Main Street, Sykesville. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Flowers and garden accessories. Mary Lou Piercy, 410-795-6577.

May 7, Westminster Flower and Jazz Festival:

East Main Street, Westminster. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Plants, crafts, music and food. Carol Baublitz, 410-848-9393.

May 7, Herb Festival:

Piney Run Park, 30 Martz Road, Sykesville. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Herb plants, perennials, potpourri, herbal soaps/lotions and food. Elaine Sweitzer, 410-795-6043.

May 7, Gospel Choir Concert:

McDaniel College, Big Baker Memorial Chapel, Westminster. 7:30 p.m. Spring concert. Josh Selzer, 410-857-2599.

May 7-8, Civil War Living History Encampment:

Carroll County Farm Museum, 500 S. Center St., Westminster. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Relive historic moments as Civil War troops re-create forgotten lifestyles. Dottie Freeman/Sharon Martin, 410- 876-2667/410-848-7775.

May 7-8, Spring Pottery Sale/Open Studio:

Shiloh Pottery, 1027 Brodbeck Road, Hampstead. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Handmade stoneware pottery. Farm animals, demonstrations and refreshments. Shiloh Pottery/Ken Hankins, 410-239- 8888.

May 7-8, Westminster Renaissance Faire:

Carroll Community College, 1601 Washington Road, Westminster. 10:30 a.m. to dusk. Theresa Carder/Don Elwell, 410- 386-8575.

May 8, Mother's Day Lunch:

Gamber Community Fire Company, 3838 Niner Road, Finksburg. Noon to 4 p.m. John Warner, 410-526-5985.

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