September 30, 2011
Fall Festival The Chesapeake Christian Center holds its annual Fall Festival beginning at 10 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 30, at 206 Weston Woods in Pasadena. Children's activities include face-painting, games and free candy. There will be musical entertainment and food. Information: 410-255-3168. Celebration St. Paul's Lutheran Church holds its annual "Bless the Years Celebration" Oct. 15-16 at 308 Oak Manor Drive in Glen Burnie. The event helps people recognize and celebrate each year added to their lives as a gift from God and to respond with renewed commitment and service.
September 27, 2011
Nature storytime Thursday , 11 a.m., Eden Mill Nature Center, 1617 Eden Mill Road, Pylesville. Enjoy a children's story and craft related to a theme about nature. Preregistration is required; call 410-836-3050. Email email@example.com for more information. Wilderness survival Saturday , 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Patapsco Valley State Park, McKeldin area, 11676Marriottsville Road, Marriottsville, Howard County. Join a park naturalist for discussion and examples of wilderness survival techniques.
October 23, 2010
Conference The Rev. Kay Albury and the women of Asbury Town Neck United Methodist Church will sponsor a three-day women's conference, "Women of Purpose: A Vessel God Can Use. " The church is at 429 Asbury Drive in Severna Park. Event features several speakers and includes workshops. Conference days and times are 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29; 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 30; and 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Oct. 31. Cost is $50, which includes registration, four meals, gift bags with conference materials and a T-shirt.
October 14, 2010
While the Pocono Mountain region is a popular vacation destination year-round, it is particularly beguiling in autumn, when cool weather brings crackling leaves, hay mazes, craft fairs and cozy fireplaces in country inns. "Fall is huge," said Gillian Moore of the Pocono Mountains Visitors Bureau. The geology of the sprawling 2,400-square-mile Poconos region in northeastern Pennsylvania means the blaze of fall foliage peaks at different times in three distinct zones, so there's more time to savor the reds and oranges.
October 4, 2010
There's little argument that fall if one of the most beautiful seasons of the year. And spending some of it among the mountains of western Maryland is a sure bet even if all you do is take in the views. So if you're looking for a change of scenery from your office cube, this week's Autumn Glory Festival in Garrett County is more than worth the trip. The 43rd annual fest offers dozens of activities all taking place at a host of venues near Deep Creek Lake. There's a Haunted Mountain Coaster at Wisp.