May 07, 2010

Sunday, May 9

Farmers' market Site is open from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Sundays through November at Oakland Mills Village, 5851 Robert Oliver Place. Information: 410-313-6524.

'Recent Paintings' Exhibit by local artist Nancy Lee Davis will be on display through May 28 at Artists' Gallery, 10227 Wincopin Circle in Columbia. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturdays, closed Sundays. Information: 410-740-8249 or

Monday, May 10

Passport services The Passport Acceptance Facility at Howard County Library's East Columbia branch at 6600 Cradlerock Way offers passports and passport photos from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Information: 410-313-7700.

Tuesday, May 11

Meeting Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) will hold its monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. at Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia. Information: 443-280-9047 or 443-545-9863.

Wednesday, May 12

Use of school facilities A meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. at the Homewood Center, 10914 Route 108 in Ellicott City. Community groups and organizations that use or would like to use a school as a location for their events are invited to attend. Participants will learn what facilities are available, how to schedule an event and what is expected of them. Information: 410-313-6750.

Thursday, May 13

Dance concert Hammond High School Dance Department presents its final concert of the school year at 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday in the school's auditorium, 8800 Guilford Road, Columbia. Show is the culmination of the year's work by all of the department's students. Tickets are $9. Information: 410-313-7615.

Farmers' market Site is open from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays through November at the East Columbia Library, 6600 Cradlerock Way. Information: 301-934-9004.

Friday, May 14s

Cinema night Columbia Center for Spiritual Living presents James Twyman's "The Moses Code" at 7 p.m. at the Howard County General Hospital Wellness Center's Medical Pavilion, 10710 Charter Drive, Suite 100. Suggested donation of $10 includes popcorn and drink. Information and directions: 410-750-8559 or

Saturday, May 15

'Wine in the Woods' Visitors can sample wines from a souvenir glass, enjoy food, live entertainment, arts and crafts, and more at this annual event Saturday, May 15, and Sunday, May 16, at 5950 Symphony Woods Road in Columbia. Times are noon to 6 p.m. both days. Admission is $20 in advance, $25 at gate, $20 for designated driver and $5 for ages 4-20. Information: 410-313-7275 or 410-313-4700.


Choral concert The Alleluias, an interdenominational Christian choir, presents a "Sacred Choral Concert" at 4 p.m. May 16, at Grace Episcopal Church, 5787 Elkridge Heights Road, Elkridge. Information: 410-796-2387 or

'Lakefront Wednesdays' The Columbia Association kicks off its annual lunchtime concert series May 19 with the 2nd Story Band. This year, the series has been increased to nine weeks with a concert each week through July 14. Line-up features a variety of musical styles, including rock, folk and jazz. Information: 410-715-3104.

'The Drowsy Chaperone' Silhouette Stages presents this musical comedy May 21-30 at Slayton House, 14100 Cross Fox Lane in Columbia. Tickets are $15, $12 for seniors and students. Information and show times: 410-461-7373.

Wine party Howard County Conservatory holds its annual "Wine in the Garden" party from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. May 27 at 10520 Old Frederick Road. Guests can enjoy wine and food from local establishments while listening to bluegrass music. Tickets are $35 in advance, $45 at the gate. Information: 410-465-8877.

Art show and sale The Willowbrook Painters Studio annual art show and sale will be held June 4 at Oliver's Carriage House, 5410 Leaf Treader Way, Columbia. Offered are paintings, prints, mixed-media, and cards. A reception will be held 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. June 4 and noon to 5 p.m. June 5. Information: 410-446-7584.

Flea market and book sale Shepherd of the Glen Lutheran Church will hold a Flea Market and Mini Book Sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 5 at the church, 14551 Burntwoods Road in Glenwood. Spaces are $5, tables are available for $5. Set up time is 7:30 a.m. Registration required. Information: 410-442-2475 or e-mail

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