"Columbia Association will be offering tours of sections of its new headquarters building, including a special exhibit on display at Columbia Archives. CA’s Open House will take place on Saturday, Oct. 24, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 6310 Hillside Court, located off Stevens Forest Road near the county vehicle emissions inspection station. Four tours will be offered during the day at 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Refreshments and giveaways will be available throughout the day. In addition, the first 100 CA members to come to the Open House will receive a free guest pass on their account. Anyone who signs up for a new annual CA membership during the Open House will receive one free month."
For more information, please contact Erin McPhail at 410-423-1891 or Communications@ColumbiaAssociation.org.
The Howard County Library will be celebrating its 75th anniversary this Saturday at the Miller Library. Here is that info:
"Join us for CELEBRATE 75!, a culminating celebration of Howard County Library System's 75th Diamond Anniversary. Activities begin at 10 am with an Opening Ceremony and the induction of middle school students as Chapters-of-Our-Lives Time Capsule Guardians. At 11 am, visit the HiTech Showcase that features our "technology petting zoo." Experience displays, demos, and presentations about such cutting-edge technologies as 3D printers, augmented reality applications, and a Nao Robot (watch the video!). In addition, students from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine will show how paramagnetic nanoparticles are being used to train a person's own immune system to find and fight cancer.
Grammy Award-winning musician and author Barry Louis Polisar performs at11:30. A pioneer in the world of books and music for children, his unique songs and stories are heard around the world. CDs and books available for purchase and signing. A variety of fun crafts and activities will be featured for all ages. Poe, the Baltimore Ravens' mascot will also be on-hand to add to the day's spirited festivities."
Schedule and additional details at hclibrary.org.
HCLS MILLER BRANCH (410.313.1950)
Saturday, October 24
10 am - 2 pm