West Howard

November 08, 2013

Thanksgiving luncheon

The Howard County Office on Aging presents its annual Thanksgiving luncheon at noon Thursday, Nov. 14, at Ten Oaks Ballroom, 5000 Signal Bell Lane in Clarksville. The celebration is titled Giving Thanks and features live music by the Retro Rockets. Tickets are on sale at all Howard County Senior Centers. Attendees are asked to bring a nonperishable food item to be donated to the Howard County Food Bank. Tickets are $12. Information: 410-313-5440.

Nature walk

The Audubon Society of Central Maryland sponsors a nature walk from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Audrey Carroll Audubon Sanctuary, 13030 Old Annapolis Road in Mount Airy. November is a transition time for our bird fauna. Most southbound migrants have passed through and winter residents have settled in. Come see what can be found. The event will be canceled in bad weather. Information: 410-381-0449.

Holiday craft fair

St Paul's Lutheran Church's annual fair, featuring hand-painted items, quilts, doll clothes, teddy bears, jewelry, scented candles, food and more, will be held beginning at 8 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at 11797 Scaggsville Road in Fulton. Information: 410-792-2223.

Food pantry

The Glenelg United Methodist Church food pantry is open from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at 13900 Burntwoods Road. Groceries, toiletries and household products are available to those in need. Information: 410-489-7260.

Senior center

Glenwood Senior Center, 2400 Route 97, Cooksville, offers the following events. Information: 410-313-5440:

Sittercize The hourlong exercise program includes seated aerobics, stretching and strengthening drills, 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The cost is $36 for 18 classes.

Fit for Life exercises Participants do aerobics, strength training and abdominal work, 8:20 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. Fridays. $45 for 12 classes.

Painting and drawing A painting and drawing open studio will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays. Bring your own supplies. Free.

Hatha yoga Classes in this Indian system of physical postures and breathing will be held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $45 for eight classes.

Silver Sneakers Walking Club The group is led by a staff member on an indoor track at 8:30 a.m. Mondays through Fridays. Everyone is invited.

Shoot pool Everyone is invited to shoot pool from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Senior hoops Players are welcome at 9 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

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