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  • Saturday, December 1, 2018

    • Music and Movement Time: All Day Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Sing, chant, play instruments and move creatively as we explore sounds, rhythms and patterns that make up our language.

       
       
    • World AIDS Day Time: All Day Location: TBA Details:

      The Anne Arundel County Commission on HIV/AIDS promotes and enhances the quality of life for persons living with HIV/AIDS by advising the County Executive and the County Council on the coordination and development of government policies, programs, services, and allocation of resources for education and prevention, diagnosis and treatment, and community support for persons with HIV/AIDS.
       
      View Agendas

       
       
    • Holiday Wreath Workshop Time: 9:00a - 11:30a Location: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary Details:

      Join Friends of Jug Bay Member, Anne Muecke,

      and Jug Bay staff to create a beautiful holiday

      wreath. We will supply everything you need

      using greens from local areas and Jug Bay. Whether you are a novice or an expert, we

      will help you to make a wreath for your front

      door or a centerpiece for your table. You

      are welcome to bring personalized items.

      Please bring your frames from previous years.

      Register at 410-741-9330 or [email protected]

      org . Fee $30/person or $25/FOJB members.

       
       
    • Jingle Bell Hayride - SOLD OUT Time: 10:00a - 1:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details:

      Enjoy a festive hayride through Kinder

      Farm Park, complete with sleigh bells and a

      decorated hay wagon. Following the hayride,

      warm yourself with some hot chocolate

      or coffee. Fee for hayride must be paid in

      advance. Space is limited!!! For details please

      visit the Friends of Kinder Farm Park website at

      www.kinderfarmpark.org.

       
       
    • Paws to Read Time: 10:00a - 10:30a Location: Odenton Library 1325 Annapolis Road, Odenton 21113 Details:

      Children in elementary school improve their reading skills while enjoying the rapt attention of canine tutors. Call the branch to schedule an appointment. 

       
       
    • Holiday Open House Time: 11:00a - 4:00p Location: Mayo Beach Park Details:
      The rangers and staff at Mayo Beach Park would like to invite you to our Holiday Open House. Join us for food, games, nature themed crafts, nature hikes, S'mores, a fire pit, guest speakers, and a few farm animal friends, as we slip into the holiday spirit!
       
       
    • Holiday Wreath Workshop Time: 1:00p - 3:30p Location: Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary Details:

      Join Friends of Jug Bay Member, Anne Muecke,

      and Jug Bay staff to create a beautiful holiday

      wreath. We will supply everything you need

      using greens from local areas and Jug Bay. Whether you are a novice or an expert, we

      will help you to make a wreath for your front

      door or a centerpiece for your table. You

      are welcome to bring personalized items.

      Please bring your frames from previous years.

      Register at 410-741-9330 or [email protected]

      org . Fee $30/person or $25/FOJB members.

       
       
    • Country Current, U.S. Navy Band Country Bluegrass Ensemble Time: 2:00p - 2:30p Location: Glen Burnie Library 1010 Eastway, Glen Burnie, MD 21060 Details:

      Country Current, the United States Navy Band’s premiere country-bluegrass ensemble will perform a blend of modern country music and cutting edge bluegrass. With a fun-filled and family-friendly stage show, the group has been delighting its fans for more than 40 years with their musical virtuosity and humor. 

       
       
    • Ugly Sweater Craft Day Time: 2:00p - 4:00p Location: Discoveries: The Library At The Mall Details:

      Get ready to deck the halls and create your own delightfully tacky holiday wear. You bring the sweater- we will provide the ugly.

       
       
    • Wrap it Up! Time: 2:00p - 4:00p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Join us for a time of gift wrapping, snacks, and holiday music!  Bring your small to medium-sized gifts (limit of 5 per family please) and the library will provide the wrapping paper and supplies.

       
       
  • Sunday, December 2, 2018

    • Community Bulletin Board Time: 12:00a - 12:30a Location: Channel 99 Details:

      Community Bulletin Board

       
       
    • Blacksmith Shop Workday Time: 1:00p - 4:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: Stop by the Kinder Farm Park Blacksmith Shop and watch the Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild members forging metal, using various tools. Stand on the sidelines and view a trade that is over 100 years old but still very much alive today at Kinder Farm Park. The Blacksmith Shop is open on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
       
       
  • Monday, December 3, 2018

    • Electrical Board Meeting Time: 8:30a - 10:30a Location: 2664 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD. Details: The Board of Electrical Examiners hears complaints with reference to violations of Title 11, Article 4, of the Anne Arundel County Code and advises the Director of Inspection and Permits of its findings and recommendations. They also advise on the issuance of electrician licenses.
       
       
    • Inauguration Ceremony Time: 11:00a - 11:30a Location: Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts 801 Chase Street Annapolis MD 21401 Details:
      We are grateful for the overwhelming response to join Steuart at his inauguration! We have received so many requests that the venue will be filled to capacity. If you did not request a ticket online before November 30th or did not RSVP to a formal invitation, we hope you will join us on the Anne Arundel County Facebook page for the Livestream coverage. You will also be able to view the inauguration in its entirety on Arundel TV via YouTube and Cable Channels
       

      Steuart Pittman’s inauguration ceremony as the 10th County Executive of Anne Arundel County will be held at Maryland Hall on Monday, December 3, 2018, at 11:00 am. 
       

      We hope that you can join us to celebrate Anne Arundel County communities as Steuart Pittman takes the Oath of Office.


        

       
       
    • Gift Making Extravaganza Time: 12:00p - Fri. 12/7 2:00p Location: Discoveries: The Library At The Mall Details:

      Celebrate the season by making a different gift each day this week.

       
       
    • Animal Control Commission Meeting Time: 1:00p - 4:00p Location: 411 Maxwell Frye Road Millersville, MD 21108 Details: Open to public. 
       
       
    • Teen Poetry and Art Club Time: 4:00p - 4:30p Location: Odenton Library 1325 Annapolis Road, Odenton 21113 Details:

      Using different styles, write your own original poetry and share your finished creations. Design works of art using various media to enhance your poetry.

       
       
    • Hour of Code Time: 5:00p - 5:30p Location: Deale Community Library 5940 Deale-Churchton Road 20751 Details:

      Technology is great. Creating the programs that make it work... even better! Learn computer coding through fun games and challenges. Space is limited.

       
       
    • Hour of Code Time: 5:00p - 5:30p Location: Deale Library 5940 Deale-Churchton Road, Deale, MD 20751 Details: Technology is great. Creating the programs that make it work... even better! Learn computer coding through fun games and challenges. Space is limited.
       
       
    • Broadneck Trail Public Meeting Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: Windsor Farm Elementary School 591 Broadneck Road, Annapolis, MD 21409 Details:
      Broadneck Peninsula Trail Public Meeting for Phase 3 on Monday, December 3, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at Windsor Farm Elementary School cafeteria, 591 Broadneck Road, Annapolis.
       

       
       
       
    • Maker Mondays Time: 6:00p - 6:30p Location: Glen Burnie Library 1010 Eastway, Glen Burnie, MD 21060 Details:

      Let your creative juices flow with a different craft or STEAM activity each month!

       
       
    • Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild Meeting Time: 7:00p - 10:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: The Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild meets every Monday at 7:00 p.m. Members learn and practice new techniques as they work on their projects. No registration required. No gate fees. 
       
       
  • Tuesday, December 4, 2018

    • Gift Making Extravaganza Time: All Day Location: Discoveries: The Library At The Mall Details:

      Celebrate the season by making a different gift each day this week.

       
       
    • Teen Drop-In Time: 3:00p - 4:00p Location: Linthicum Library. 400 Shipley Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090. Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Tuesdays at 3:00pm

      Drop in for crafts, games, and more. 

      Anne Arundel County Public Library

       
       
    • Anime/Manga Club Time: 3:30p - 5:00p Location: Crofton Community Library 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton Details:

      Join your fellow Otaku and enjoy anime watching, manga discussions, crafting, and more! Light snackage provided and cosplay is always welcome! 

       
       
    • Free Legal Advice: Ask a Lawyer in the Library Time: 4:30p - 6:30p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Adults
       
      Talk with a lawyer for up to 20 minutes about your legal issue for free. Lottery to determine time slots begins after 4:15 pm. Last clients will be seen at 6:10 pm. Lawyers can advise on all types of legal matters except criminal law. 

       
       
    • Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Time: 5:30p - 6:00p Location: Glen Burnie Town Center 101 N. Crain Hwy, Glen Burnie, MD Details: Enjoy the tree lighting ceremony, fun activities, live music and much more. 
       
       
       
    • Wrap it Up! Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Join us for a time of gift wrapping, snacks, and holiday music!  Bring your small to medium-sized gifts (limit of 5 per family please) and the library will provide the wrapping paper and supplies.

       
       
    • Polar Express Time: 6:30p - 7:00p Location: Riviera Beach Community Library 1130 Duvall Highway, Pasadena Details:

      Jump aboard the Polar Express for Holiday stories, crafts and treats! PJs are welcome! Share in the holiday spirit with a donation to the food bank.

       
       
  • Wednesday, December 5, 2018

    • Gift Making Extravaganza Time: All Day Location: Discoveries: The Library At The Mall Details:

      Celebrate the season by making a different gift each day this week.

       
       
    • Sawmill Workshop Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details:

      Weather permitting, Kinder Farm Park's very own Sawmill Club will be running logs through the mill. Wood milled from the sawmill can be seen around Kinder Farm park, including inside the Tobacco Barn Museum and Visitor Center.

      Antique Equipment and Sawmill Club’s mission is the restoration and display of the park’s antique farm equipment, tractors and sawmill. Our goal is to offer presentations and displays of antique farm tools and equipment so that those participating can experience farm life in historical Anne Arundel County. The lumber from the sawmill is used in many of the small barns and other structures in the park.  

      Friends of Kinder Farm Park

       
       
    • Preschool Storytime Time: 10:30a - 11:30a Location: Linthicum Community Library Details: Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for
      school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.
       
       
    • Lunch and Learn: Conversational Espanol Time: 12:00p - 12:30p Location: Other Location Details:

      Event held at Centro de Ayuda, 1906 Forest Dr Suite 2A/2B, Annapolis

      Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. All levels of learners and children welcome. Bring a bag lunch.

       
       
    • Plan2040 CAC Meeting Time: 4:30p - 6:30p Location: 2664 Riva Road, Heritage Complex, Annapolis, MD 21401 -Chesapeake Room at 2664 Riva Road Details:

      The Plan2040 Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) provides input to the Office of Planning and Zoning in the development of Plan2040. The Commission consists of a Chair, citizens from each of the seven County Council districts, as well as representatives from the environment, building, education, and planning sectors.

      Meetings are on the first and third Wednesday of each month, tentatively set for 4:30 to 6:30 pm in the Chesapeake Room of the Heritage Office Complex (2664 Riva Road, Annapolis). Meetings are open to the public.

       
       
    • Music Discussion Club Time: 6:00p - 6:30p Location: Broadneck Community Library 1275 Green Holly Drive, Annapolis Details:

      Discuss your favorite songs, and how they relate to American culture and society. 

       
       
    • Police Community Relations Council Meeting Time: 7:30p - 8:30p Location: Police Northern District Details:

      The Police Community Relations Council meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month at 7:30 p.m.  The Anne Arundel County Police-Community Relations Council (PCRC) is a voluntary, independent, self-constituted advisory body.
       

      Northern District
      939 Hammonds Lane
      Pumphrey, MD 21225

       
       
  • Thursday, December 6, 2018

    • Gift Making Extravaganza Time: All Day Location: Discoveries: The Library At The Mall Details:

      Celebrate the season by making a different gift each day this week.

       
       
    • Closed from 8AM-10AM Time: 8:00a - 10:00a Location: The Office of Planning and Zoning Details: The Office of Planning and Zoning will be opening late on December 6th due to a Quarterly Staff meeting. We will open at 10:00 AM. 
       
       
    • Permit Center Late Opening Time: 8:00a - 10:00a Location: Permit Center 2664 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD. 21401 Details: The Permit Center will open at 10 today for staff training. If you have questions or concerns please contact the Permit Center at (410) 222-7730.
       
       
    • Little Art Makers Time: 11:00a - 11:30a Location: Brooklyn Park Library 1 East 11th Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21225 Details:

      Directly after story time, we will make art using various materials and processes.

       
       
    • Rabies Clinic Time: 12:00p - 3:00p Location: 411 Maxwell Frye Road Millersville, MD 21108 Details:

      Due to the significant increase in positive rabies cases experienced in Anne Arundel County, Animal Control is doing its part to help protect all Anne Arundel County pets from the deadly rabies virus. 
       

      See Rabies/Microchip Clinic page for details on hours.

      Due to health and safety concerns for animals and humans alike, the Rabies Clinic will be canceled on any day that the anticipated heat index is above 100 degrees or if other inclement weather that could jeopardize the safety of pets and humans. 
         
      Be sure to bring a bowl and water for your animals to drink while you wait in line!
       

       
       
    • Crafternoon for a Cause Time: 2:00p - 2:30p Location: Severna Park Community Library 45 West McKinsey Road, Severna Park Details:

      Make a craft and we will donate it to someone in need. Count the time toward your required volunteer service hours for school.

       
       
    • Severn River Commission Time: 4:00p - 6:00p Location: 2664 Riva Road Annapolis MD 21401 - Severn Room Details:

      Advisory body to State, County and City of Annapolis on environmental and other matters within the Severn River Watershed.  

       
       
    • Paws to Read Time: 4:45p - 5:45p Location: Crofton Community Library 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton Details: Children in elementary school improve their reading skills while enjoying the rapt attention of a canine tutor. Registration opens two weeks prior to each date. Participants may sign up for one reading per quarter due to the popularity of the program.
       
       
  • Friday, December 7, 2018

    • Gift Making Extravaganza Time: Mon. 12/3 12:00p - 2:00p Location: Discoveries: The Library At The Mall Details:

      Celebrate the season by making a different gift each day this week.

       
       
    • Criminal Justice Coordinating Council Time: 8:00a - 9:00a Location: The Arundel Center, 44 Calvert Street, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401 Details:

      The meeting dates should be posted on the County's website to conform with the Maryland Open Meetings Act.  The meetings take place in Room 161 at The Arundel Center, 44 Calvert Street, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.  Hamilton Tyler is Chairman of the Committee.
        

      View Meeting Agenda

       
       
    • Storybook Movies Time: 9:30a - 10:30a Location: Odenton Library 1325 Annapolis Road, Odenton 21113 Details:

      Enjoy animated or iconographic short films of popular children’s picture books and make a craft during this 30 minute program. Ages 3 through 5 years old. 

       
       
    • Toddlers! Fitness! Fun! Time: 10:00a - 11:00a Location: 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton, MD 21114 Details:

      Toddlers + Fitness = Fun! in this 45-minute structured My Gym Class that will include songs, dance, tumbling games, and more. Smiles Guaranteed! Register online

      https://croftonlibrarytoddlers.eventbrite.com

       Space is limited!

       
       
    • Reading Circle Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Take turns reading books and stories aloud together in our library's reading circle. For 1st through 3rd grade readers.


      More Info

       
       
    • Conversational Espanol & Brown Bag Lunch Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Adults/Bilingual

      Fridays, June 7, June 21, July 5, July 19, August 2, August 16, and August 30, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.

      Hola! Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring a brown bag lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome.
       
      https://www.aacpl.net/location/eastport

       
       
    • Illuminated London Town Time: 6:00p - 9:00p Location: Historic London Town and Gardens Details:

      Experience the magic of a winter evening

      at Illuminated London Town! Sip hot cider

      and roast s'mores beside roaring fires in the

      Historic Area. Explore the gardens, illuminated

      with festive holiday lights. Discover colonial

      nighttime and holidays at a candlelit William

      Brown House, decorated for the season. Enjoy

      special performances in the gardens each

      week. Bring the family to celebrate wintertime

      and the holidays with us at Illuminated London

      Town!

       
       
  • Saturday, December 8, 2018

    • Winter Woof and Walk
      Winter Woof and Walk Time: All Day Location: Quiet Waters Park Details:

      Time to get off the couch and into nature! Bring your 4-legged best friend and join Park Ranger Fallon Scarantino on a guided hike along the trails of Quiet Waters Park! Along the way we’ll discuss all the dog friendly amenities Quiet Waters Park has to offer as well as upcoming Dog friendly events. We’ll end the walk with “Doggy Social Hour” where the dogs will be invited to run off leash with their new friends at The Dog Park!

      We will meet at Holly Pavilion at 10am. Please dress accordingly and bundle up for the potentially chilly weather! Please email [email protected] for more information and to Pre-Register. Gate Fee does not apply.

      Non-Socialized Dogs NOT Recommended

       

      woofandwalk

       
       
    • Build a Gingerbread House Time: 10:00a - 11:00a Location: Edgewater Library 25 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater, MD 21037 Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Celebrate the winter holidays by decorating gingerbread houses. Please call 410-222-1538 to register.

       
       
    • Crafterday Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Make something fun! We'll supply the materials; you bring the creativity.

       
       
    • Paws for Reading Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Edgewater Community Library 25 Stepneys Lane Edgewater 21037 Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Read to a furry friend from Caring Canines.  Please register by calling 410.222.1538.

       
       
    • Paws to Read Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Glen Burnie Library 1010 Eastway, Glen Burnie, MD 21060 Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Want mad reading skills? Read to one of our friendly furry friends!  . Please call the Glen Burnie Regional Library (410-222-6270) to register for a 15-minute time slot. 

       
       
    • Santa on the Trail Time: 10:00a - 3:00p Location: B&A Trail Details:

      Santa and his helpers will be on his sleigh

      handing out candy canes and collecting nonperishable

      food items to donate to the Anne

      Arundel County Food Bank. Please bring your

      donations and visit Santa at his scheduled

      stops. In the event of rain Park Rangers will visit

      all of Santa’s stops to collect non-perishable

      food items. For more information please call

      410-222-6244.

       
       
    • Paws for Reading Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Mountain Road Community Library Details:

      Children in elementary school improve reading skills while enjoying the attention of of a puppy dog tutor!  Please stop by the library or call (410) 222-6699 to reserve a 15 minute slot.
       
      More Info

       
       
    • Winter Cards & Crafts Time: 2:00p - 4:00p Location: Deale Community Library 5940 Deale-Churchton Road 20751 Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Winter Holiday

      Need inspiration for cards and gifts? All ages are welcome to participate in an afternoon of card-making, intricate snowflake cutting, and perler bead crafting!

       
       
    • Illuminated London Town Time: 6:00p - 9:00p Location: Historic London Town and Gardens Details:

      Experience the magic of a winter evening

      at Illuminated London Town! Sip hot cider

      and roast s'mores beside roaring fires in the

      Historic Area. Explore the gardens, illuminated

      with festive holiday lights. Discover colonial

      nighttime and holidays at a candlelit William

      Brown House, decorated for the season. Enjoy

      special performances in the gardens each

      week. Bring the family to celebrate wintertime

      and the holidays with us at Illuminated London

      Town!

       
       
  • Sunday, December 9, 2018

    • Community Bulletin Board Time: 12:00a - 12:30a Location: Channel 99 Details:

      Community Bulletin Board

       
       
    • Cookies and Cocoa with Santa Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Downs Park Details:

      Santa and his helpers will be on his sleigh

      handing out candy canes and collecting nonperishable

      food items to donate to the Anne

      Arundel County Food Bank. Please bring your

      donations and visit Santa at his scheduled

      stops. In the event of rain Park Rangers will visit

      all of Santa’s stops to collect non-perishable

      food items. For more information please call

      410-222-6244.

       
       
    • Blacksmith Shop Workday Time: 1:00p - 4:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: Stop by the Kinder Farm Park Blacksmith Shop and watch the Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild members forging metal, using various tools. Stand on the sidelines and view a trade that is over 100 years old but still very much alive today at Kinder Farm Park. The Blacksmith Shop is open on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
       
       
    • Cookies and Cocoa with Santa Time: 1:00p - 3:00p Location: Downs Park Details:

      Santa and his helpers will be on his sleigh

      handing out candy canes and collecting nonperishable

      food items to donate to the Anne

      Arundel County Food Bank. Please bring your

      donations and visit Santa at his scheduled

      stops. In the event of rain Park Rangers will visit

      all of Santa’s stops to collect non-perishable

      food items. For more information please call

      410-222-6244.

       
       
  • Monday, December 10, 2018

    • Shop N’Eat Time: 9:30a - 11:30a Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: You must have already pre-registered for this activity.
       
       
    • Drum Circle Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Brooklyn Park Community Library 1 East 11th Avenue, Baltimore Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Music

      Express yourself through joyful sound, rhythm and positive leadership! No experience necessary, and percussion instruments provided.

       
       
    • Holiday Party! Time: 11:00a - 11:30a Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details:

      Come and enjoy good friends, great food and all of the festivities as we celebrate this magical season together! Our meal will be catered by Maggiano’s. Musical entertainment will be provided by Rearview Mirror, our favorite for a wide selection of wonderful live music. We pulled a few strings and were able to book a famous jolly old man in a red suit who will be in appearance for picture-taking! Photos with Santa will be from 11am until 12pm. Photos are free for paid party goers and $3 per person for anyone else. Pictures will be delivered in a 4x6 photo frame card within 2 weeks. Don’t forget about the fantabulous door prizes! Tickets are $15 per person. Payment is due at time of sign up, so do it quickly because last year we had a waiting list! Last day to purchase tickets is 12/4/18.

       
       
    • Holiday Music with David Micelli Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Pasadena Senior Activity Center 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details: Enjoy an afternoon of unique holiday oldies but goodies with Pa “Pops Doo Wop” music.
       
       
    • Voices In Melody Performance Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: The Anne Arundel Retired School Personnel Association Chorus will be performing some of your favorite holiday tunes.
       
       
    • Music with Ray Apollo Time: 1:00p - 2:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Happy Holidays! Come dance with your friends to the Holiday and Motown music of Ray Apollo!
       
       
    • Build a Gingerbread House Time: 4:00p - 6:00p Location: Riviera Beach Community Library 1130 Duvall Highway, Pasadena Details:

      Special Event - Families

      Design, build, and decorate a gingerbread house to take home with you.

       
       
    • Ethics Commission Meeting(Cancelled) Time: 4:00p - 6:00p Location: 2666 Riva Road Annapolis, MD 21401 Details:

      The Ethics Commission is regularly scheduled to meet on the second Monday of each month, beginning at 4:00 p.m., in the commission’s office, unless rescheduled by the commission.  The commission will also have a contingent meeting scheduled for the third Monday of each month. The open portion of the meeting is usually quite brief, about 5-15 minutes.  Visitors are welcome to attend the open portion of the meeting.  If a person would like to bring a matter to the commission's attention or otherwise be heard during either the open or closed portion of the meeting, that person must notify the commission at least 24 hours prior to the meeting, providing that person's name and contact information. The commission has the discretion to permit a person to address the commission during a meeting, and may limit the time for the remarks of any speaker. The commission will not respond to questions or comments during a meeting, but upon request, will respond in writing to any speaker within a reasonable time after the meeting.  

       
       
    • Making Bath Scrubs Time: 4:00p - 6:00p Location: Edgewater Community Library 25 Stepneys Lane Edgewater 21037 Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      DIY bath scrubs using natural ingredients and essential oils. 

       
       
    • Maker Mondays Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: Linthicum Community Library 400 Shipley Road, Linthicum Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Let your creative juices flow with a different STEAM activity each month!

       
       
    • STEM Time: 6:30p - 7:30p Location: Discoveries: The Library At The Mall Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Join us for a family friendly fire safety presentation with a representative from the Anne Arundel County Fire Department.

       
       
    • Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild Meeting Time: 7:00p - 10:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: The Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild meets every Monday at 7:00 p.m. Members learn and practice new techniques as they work on their projects. No registration required. No gate fees. 
       
       
  • Tuesday, December 11, 2018

    • Reiki Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Try this relaxing and healing Japanese art form. Sign up the morning of 12/3/18.
       
       
    • Tuesday’s Treasures Time: 9:00a - 1:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: We have lots of Christmas items available plus gift items as well, all at bargain prices. As always, our flea market table in the back hallway has treasures for sale, so check that out!        Take note: there will be no Tuesdays Treasures in January.
       
       
    • Chef On The Go! Time: 10:00a - 10:30a Location: Arnold Activity Center - 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Our favorite chef returns! Chef On The Go, Rosalie Falter, will present “Holiday Brunch”. Celebrate the holidays with a flair and with a delicious meal. Free recipes and samples will be provided. There is a $5 supply fee and advanced registration is required.
       
       
    • Anne Arundel County Bicycle Advisory Commission Time: 11:00a - 1:00p Location: Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts 801 Chase Street Annapolis MD 21401 RM 204 Details: The bimonthly Bicycle Commission meetings often change locations throughout the county and typically set no later than a couple of weeks prior to the meeting date. All meetings are open to the public.
       
       
    • Hilltop Elementary School Choir Time: 11:00a - 11:30a Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Come listen to our local elementary school choir sing festive seasonal songs! All are welcome!
       
       
    • Teen Drop-In Time: 3:00p - 4:00p Location: Linthicum Library. 400 Shipley Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090. Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Tuesdays at 3:00pm

      Drop in for crafts, games, and more. 

      Anne Arundel County Public Library

       
       
    • STEAM Tuesdays Time: 3:30p - 4:30p Location: Odenton Regional Library 1325 Annapolis Road, Odenton Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Learn while enjoying a different STEAM activity each session!

      February 20th program requires registration two weeks prior to the program:  Power Up with Breakfast, Emily Craft from Giant Food.

       
       
    • Free Legal Advice: Ask a Lawyer in the Library Time: 4:30p - 6:30p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Adults
       
      Talk with a lawyer for up to 20 minutes about your legal issue for free. Lottery to determine time slots begins after 4:15 pm. Last clients will be seen at 6:10 pm. Lawyers can advise on all types of legal matters except criminal law. 

       
       
    • Kids Can Build! Time: 6:00p - 7:00p Location: 1325 Annapolis Road Odenton MD 21113 Details:

      STEM

      Special Event - Kids

      Design and build structures with various materials, which will all be supplied.

       
       
    • Liquor Board Hearing Time: 6:00p - 11:00p Location: THE DOUBLETREE BY HILTON ANNAPOLIS, 210 HOLIDAY COURT, IN THE COASTAL MAIN/WEST ROOM Details:

      Anyone wishing to speak for or against the Application should attend. Please call 410.222.1148 with any questions.
        

      Meeting Agenda

       
       
    • Imagination Station Time: 6:30p - 7:30p Location: Severn Community Library Details:

      STEM

      Special Event - Kids

      Young children will use their imaginations to explore our creative pretend play and art stations.

       
       
  • Wednesday, December 12, 2018

    • Sawmill Workshop Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details:

      Weather permitting, Kinder Farm Park's very own Sawmill Club will be running logs through the mill. Wood milled from the sawmill can be seen around Kinder Farm park, including inside the Tobacco Barn Museum and Visitor Center.

      Antique Equipment and Sawmill Club’s mission is the restoration and display of the park’s antique farm equipment, tractors and sawmill. Our goal is to offer presentations and displays of antique farm tools and equipment so that those participating can experience farm life in historical Anne Arundel County. The lumber from the sawmill is used in many of the small barns and other structures in the park.  

      Friends of Kinder Farm Park

       
       
    • Preschool Storytime Time: 10:30a - 11:30a Location: Linthicum Community Library Details: Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for
      school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.
       
       
    • Special Meal “Tour of Italy” & Entertainment Ray Apollo Time: 10:30a - 12:30p Location: Pasadena Senior Activity Center 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details: Ray Apollo will entertain you with their oldies, rhythm, blues and Motown sounds. Please sign up for special meal with Marjorie.
       
       
    • Van Trip-Seafood Palace Buffet Time: 11:00a - 11:30a Location: Arnold Activity Center - 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Seafood Palace Buffet in Annapolis is where they serve “the best variety of American, Japanese & Oriental food of any buffet in America.” Participants are responsible for the cost of their meal and tip. Trip limited to the first 12 people that sign up. Sign up by December 5th.
       
       
    • Annapolis Commission On Aging Annual Holiday Party For Seniors Time: 11:30a - 12:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Ring in the holiday season with lunch served by the Mayor of Annapolis and entertainment with Pet Rock. Sign up by 12/7/18.
       
       
    • Lunch & Learn: Making an Ornament Time: 12:00p - 2:00p Location: Annapolis Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      Create a fanciful marbelized ornament. Supplies will be provided.

       
       
    • Boxwood Christmas Trees With Rivers Garden Club Time: 1:00p - 1:30p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Join this workshop and bring home is a beautiful floral arrangement for the holidays! Space is limited and cost is $4 per person. Sign up begins 12/3/18.
       
       
    • American Red Cross Blood Drive Time: 1:30p - 7:00p Location: Broadneck Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      You are eligible to donate if you are 17 or older (16 with written parental consent), weigh a minimum of 110 lbs, and are in good health. You may walk in or schedule an appointment by calling 1-800-733-2767

       
       
    • Mini Monet Time: 1:30p - 3:00p Location: Riviera Beach Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Preschoolers explore simple elements of fine art and create their own masterpieces for display at the library. Please call 410-222-6285 or visit the branch to register.

       
       
    • Nature Explorers Club Time: 4:00p - 5:30p Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Our big world contains many small worlds. Get an up-close look at a piece of your planet by joining the Nature Explorers Club. Each month we’ll investigate an aspect of the ecosystem through presentations, conversations and hands-on activities. Bring a magnifier and be prepared to see something fascinating!
       

      For ages 7-11. Call 410-222-7915 to register.

       
       
    • Planning Advisory Board Meeting Time: 6:00p - 8:30p Location: Chesapeake Room, Second Floor, Heritage Office Complex, 2664 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD. Details: The Planning Advisory Board (PAB) makes advisory recommendations to the Planning and Zoning Officer and the County Council relating to the Master Plan, the zoning maps, and rules and regulations relating to zoning.

      Planning Advisory Board Agenda
       
       
    • Veterans Commission Meeting Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: Arundel Center - 44 Calvert Street Annapolis MD, 21401 Details: View Agendas
       
       
    • Transportation Commission Meeting Time: 6:30p - 8:00p Location: 2664 Riva Road, Heritage Complex, Annapolis, MD 21401 - Independence Room at 2664 Riva Road Details:

      Meetings will be held at 2664 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD  21401 on the first floor in the Independence Room, this is an outside entrance, with a blue awning over the door.


      Agendas
       
       
    • Police Community Relations Council Meeting Time: 7:00p - 8:30p Location: Police Western District Details:

      The Police Community Relations Council meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at 7:00 p.m.  The Anne Arundel County Police-Community Relations Council (PCRC) is a voluntary, independent, self-constituted advisory body.
        
      Western District

      8273 Telegraph Road
      Odenton, MD 21113
       
       
  • Thursday, December 13, 2018

    • Board of Elections Time: 8:30a - 9:00a Location: 6740 Baymeadow Drive, Glen Burnie MD 21060 Details: Regular Board Meeting
       
       
    • Van Trip Wegmans Time: 10:00a - 10:30a Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Knock out the last few items on your holiday grocery list and grab some lunch on this trip. Sign up begins 12/3/18.
       
       
    • Van Trip to the “Nutcracker Ballet at Maryland Hall Time: 10:15a - 10:45a Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: The Ballet Theatre of Maryland invites us to a mini-show of the holiday classic “The Nutcracker”. Experience the magic of Christmas through young Clara’s adventures in the Kingdom of Snow and Sweets as she rescues her beloved Nutcracker from the Rat Queen’s evil. Cost is $10.00. Sign up by Thursday, December 6th.
       
       
    • Granite Baptist Elementary School Choir Time: 11:00a - 11:30a Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Our friends from Granite Baptist will be joining us to spread holiday cheer and carol with us! All are welcome!
       
       
    • Senior Healthy Living Series: Nutrition for Busy Seniors Time: 11:00a - 12:30p Location: Maryland City at Russett Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      Seniors, visit us for three mornings of learning and socializing!

      Join nutritionist Leslie Jefferson, from Giant food, as she discusses quick, easy, and budget friendly meals.

       
       
    • Rabies Clinic Time: 12:00p - 3:00p Location: 411 Maxwell Frye Road Millersville, MD 21108 Details:

      Due to the significant increase in positive rabies cases experienced in Anne Arundel County, Animal Control is doing its part to help protect all Anne Arundel County pets from the deadly rabies virus. 
       

      See Rabies/Microchip Clinic page for details on hours.

      Due to health and safety concerns for animals and humans alike, the Rabies Clinic will be canceled on any day that the anticipated heat index is above 100 degrees or if other inclement weather that could jeopardize the safety of pets and humans. 
         
      Be sure to bring a bowl and water for your animals to drink while you wait in line!
       

       
       
    • Ted Duvall Entertainment Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Pasadena Senior Activity Center 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details: Come join us for the dynamic memories and holiday special of “Elvis” 
       
       
    • Voices in Melody Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Come let the retired teachers and administrations of Anne Arundel County delight you with their holiday choir!
       
       
    • American Red Cross Blood Drive Time: 1:30p - 7:00p Location: Broadneck Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      You are eligible to donate if you are 17 or older (16 with written parental consent), weigh a minimum of 110 lbs, and are in good health. You may walk in or schedule an appointment by calling 1-800-733-2767

       
       
    • The Nightmare Before Christmas Time: 3:00p - 4:30p Location: Mountain Road Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Winter Holiday

      The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993, PG, 76 min.) Tim Burton’s animated classic of Jack Skellington, and his attempts to spice-up Halloween Town with a new holiday.

       
       
    • Messy Meditation Time: 6:00p - 7:30p Location: Severn Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      De-stress by making an artistic mess, then cooling down with a guided meditation session.

       
       
    • Public Hearing: RTA Route Changes! Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: See Description Details: Central Maryland Transportation & Mobility Commission gives notice of a public hearing regarding proposed route and/or schedule changes affecting Regional Transportation Agency (RTA) routes: 401, 403, 404, 405, 406, 407, 408, 409, 409B, 414 and 501. The public hearing will be held on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. at the RTA Administration Building located at 8510 Corridor Road, Suite 110, Savage, Maryland. Riders can access the location via RTA Route 409.
       
      CMTMC opens a 30-day public comment period on Wednesday, November 14th through Thursday, December 13, 2018. During this period the public is encouraged to provide feedback regarding proposed changes by submitting written comments below, email, [email protected], 7-1-1 MD Relay or mail, RTA Administration office, 8510 Corridor Road, Suite 110, Savage, MD 20763. Proposed changes are scheduled to begin Monday, March 31, 2019.
        
      Download Flyer
       
       
    • Teen Writers Club Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: Eastport-Annapolis Neck Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Teens and tweens ages 11-17 explore the craft of writing with the help of a volunteer from the Maryland Writers' Association. A completed permission form is required for new attendees. For more information call the branch at 410-222-1770.

       
       
    • Anne Arundel County Commission for Women Meeting Time: 7:00p - 9:00p Location: Heritage Office Complex Severn Room, 4th Floor 2664 Riva Road Annapolis 21401 Details:
      The Anne Arundel County Commission for Women meet monthly on the 2nd Thursday at 7:00 p.m. at the Heritage Complex, 2664 Riva Raod, Annapolis, 4th floor conference room.


      Meeting Agenda
       
       
    • Teen Writers Club Time: 7:00p - 8:30p Location: Odenton Regional Library Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Explore the craft of writing with the help of a volunteer from the Maryland Writers' Association. A completed permission form is required for new attendees.

       
       
    • Ukulele Jam Time: 7:00p - 8:30p Location: Riviera Beach Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      Music

      Join UkeAnnapolis for a fun strum and sing-a-long. Bring your own ukulele or borrow one of ours (limited supply). We'll provide music and share tips.

       
       
  • Friday, December 14, 2018

    • Candy Making With Diane Time: 10:00a - 10:30a Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details:

      Diane Gilligan returns to teach chocolate candy making for the holidays. Limited to 10. Sign up begins 12/3/18.

       
       
    • Chef On The Go Time: 10:00a - 10:30a Location: Pasadena Senior Activity Center 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details: Cost is $5.00. Join the Chefs On The Go, Rosalie for a summertime menu. The cost of $5.00  is to cover supplies needed for the workshop.
       
       
    • Preschoolers! Fitness! Fun! Time: 10:00a - 11:00a Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Health & Wellness

      Preschoolers + Fitness = Fun! in this 45-minute structured My Gym Class that will include songs, dance, tumbling games, and more. Smiles Guaranteed! Register online

      https://croftonlibrarypreschoolers.eventbrite.com

      Space is limited!

       
       
    • PreK Process Art Time: 10:30a - 12:00p Location: Severna Park Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Let your kids enjoy the process of creating art with no expectations. The point is to have fun!

       
       
    • Winter Wonderland Time: 10:30a - 12:00p Location: Discoveries: The Library At The Mall Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Celebrate the magical winter season with activities, crafts and snacks.

       
       
    • Reading Circle Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Take turns reading books and stories aloud together in our library's reading circle. For 1st through 3rd grade readers.


      More Info

       
       
    • Jazz with Jerry Time: 11:15a - 11:45a Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Jerry has an amazing musical talent and loves to share it with our seniors. He is especially gifted at the Jazz Guitar. Come listen and relax your cares away.
       
       
    • Conversational Espanol & Brown Bag Lunch Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Adults/Bilingual

      Fridays, June 7, June 21, July 5, July 19, August 2, August 16, and August 30, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.

      Hola! Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring a brown bag lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome.
       
      https://www.aacpl.net/location/eastport

       
       
    • December Movies (It’s A Wonderful Life) Time: 12:00p - 12:30p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details:

      George Bailey has so many problems he is thinking about ending it all-and it’s Christmas! As George is about to jump from a bridge, he ends up rescuing his guardian angel, Clarence-who then shows George what his town would have looked like if it hadn’t been for all his good deeds over the years.

       
       
    • Severna Park Middle School Student Performance Time: 1:00p - 1:30p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Under the expert direction of Bill Sharkey, our 34 year veteran music teacher, students from the Severna Park Middle School will engage us with musical performance just for our seniors! This will be a delight you won’t want us to miss. Light refreshments will be served and all are welcome to attend!
       
       
    • Illuminated London Town Time: 6:00p - 9:00p Location: Historic London Town and Gardens Details:

      Experience the magic of a winter evening

      at Illuminated London Town! Sip hot cider

      and roast s'mores beside roaring fires in the

      Historic Area. Explore the gardens, illuminated

      with festive holiday lights. Discover colonial

      nighttime and holidays at a candlelit William

      Brown House, decorated for the season. Enjoy

      special performances in the gardens each

      week. Bring the family to celebrate wintertime

      and the holidays with us at Illuminated London

      Town!

       
       
  • Saturday, December 15, 2018

    • Minecraft Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Mount Road Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Come build with friends in a combined creative/survival mode on our MinecraftEdu multiplayer server. Please register by calling 410-222-6699.

       
       
    • Paws for Reading Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Edgewater Community Library 25 Stepneys Lane Edgewater 21037 Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Read to a furry friend from Caring Canines.  Please register by calling 410.222.1538.

       
       
    • Paws to Read Time: 1:00p - 3:00p Location: Broadneck Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Paws to Read

      Improve your reading skills by reading to a therapy dog. Please call the Broadneck Community Library (410-222-1905) to register for a 15-minute time slot. Registrations will start two weeks prior to event date.

       
       
    • DIY Bath Bombs and Scrubs Time: 2:00p - 4:00p Location: Edgewater Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Let's take a spa day! Make homemade bath bombs and scrubs with natural materials and essential oils. Space limited. Please call 410-222-1538 to register.

       
       
    • Make a Gift: Mini-Books Time: 2:00p - 4:00p Location: Severna Park Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Make a miniature version of your favorite book to use as a key chain, necklace, or charm. 

       
       
    • Illuminated London Town Time: 6:00p - 9:00p Location: Historic London Town and Gardens Details:

      Experience the magic of a winter evening

      at Illuminated London Town! Sip hot cider

      and roast s'mores beside roaring fires in the

      Historic Area. Explore the gardens, illuminated

      with festive holiday lights. Discover colonial

      nighttime and holidays at a candlelit William

      Brown House, decorated for the season. Enjoy

      special performances in the gardens each

      week. Bring the family to celebrate wintertime

      and the holidays with us at Illuminated London

      Town!

       
       
  • Sunday, December 16, 2018

    • Community Bulletin Board Time: 12:00a - 12:30a Location: Channel 99 Details:

      Community Bulletin Board

       
       
    • Blacksmith Shop Workday Time: 1:00p - 4:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: Stop by the Kinder Farm Park Blacksmith Shop and watch the Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild members forging metal, using various tools. Stand on the sidelines and view a trade that is over 100 years old but still very much alive today at Kinder Farm Park. The Blacksmith Shop is open on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
       
       
  • Monday, December 17, 2018

    • Mini-Massage Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Arnold Senior Activity Center 44 Church Road Arnold, MD 21012 Details: Certified Massage Therapist Bonnie Pavlak offers a ten-minute back, neck and hand massage. Massages are free and are first come first served.
       
       
    • How The Grinch Stole Christmas Time: 12:15p - 12:45p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: In this live action adaptation of the beloved children’s tale by Dr. Seuss, the reclusive green Grinch decides to ruin Christmas for the cheery citizens of Whoville. Reluctantly joined by his hapless dog, Max, the Grinch comes down from his mountaintop home and sneaks into town to swipe everything holiday-related from the Who’s. However, the bitter grump finds a hitch in his plans when he encounters the endearing Cindy Lou Who.
       
       
    • Bruce Thomas Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Pasadena Senior Activity Center 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details: Enjoy an afternoon of music and sing-a-long.
       
       
    • Ethics Commission Contingent Meeting (only if called) Time: 4:00p - 5:00p Location: 2666 Riva Road Annapolis, MD 21401 Details:

      The Ethics Commission is regularly scheduled to meet on the second Monday of each month, beginning at 4:00 p.m., in the commission’s office, unless rescheduled by the commission.  The commission will also have a contingent meeting scheduled for the third Monday of each month. The open portion of the meeting is usually quite brief, about 5-15 minutes.  Visitors are welcome to attend the open portion of the meeting.  If a person would like to bring a matter to the commission's attention or otherwise be heard during either the open or closed portion of the meeting, that person must notify the commission at least 24 hours prior to the meeting, providing that person's name and contact information. The commission has the discretion to permit a person to address the commission during a meeting, and may limit the time for the remarks of any speaker. The commission will not respond to questions or comments during a meeting, but upon request, will respond in writing to any speaker within a reasonable time after the meeting.  

       
             
       
       
    • Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild Meeting Time: 7:00p - 10:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: The Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild meets every Monday at 7:00 p.m. Members learn and practice new techniques as they work on their projects. No registration required. No gate fees. 
       
       
    • Caring Canines Time: 11:00p - 11:30p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Join us for a visit from Caring Canines and get to meet some of their volunteers and pets.
       
       
  • Tuesday, December 18, 2018

    • Gingerbread STEM Storytime Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Deale Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Oh no, the Gingerbread Man ran away! We’ll have to sing songs and participate in preschool-friendly science activities to get him back!

       
       
    • Holiday Party Time: 11:30a - 2:30p Location: Catherine L. O'Malley Senior Center 1275 Odenton Road Odenton, MD 21113 (410) 222-6227 Details: Dolphin restaurant in Crofton, Tickets are $25.00 per person, includes lunch & entertainment. This year’s event will feature Tim Amann and his three piece band. Over 10 door prizes will be given out! Cash bar. This event is partially subsidized by OSI (O’Malley Seniors, Inc.) Sign up at the office.
       
       
    • Board of Trustee Meeting Time: 12:00p - 12:30p Location: 2660 Riva Road 1st Floor Annapolis, MD. 21401 Details: Monthly Meeting
       
       
    • Go-Getter Time: 1:00p - 1:30p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: This non-profit chorus was formed in 1979 and has provided thousands of hours of entertainment in a wide variety of community venues. The group is always looking for new singers, dancers and musicians. The Go-Getters provide musical shows that are often thematic and feature solo vocalist and dancers. The Go-Getters will perform their annual Holiday performance and are open to the public.
       
       
    • Teen Drop-In Time: 3:00p - 4:00p Location: Linthicum Library. 400 Shipley Rd, Linthicum Heights, MD 21090. Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Tuesdays at 3:00pm

      Drop in for crafts, games, and more. 

      Anne Arundel County Public Library

       
       
    • Free Legal Advice: Ask a Lawyer in the Library Time: 4:30p - 6:30p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Adults
       
      Talk with a lawyer for up to 20 minutes about your legal issue for free. Lottery to determine time slots begins after 4:15 pm. Last clients will be seen at 6:10 pm. Lawyers can advise on all types of legal matters except criminal law. 

       
       
    • Chair Yoga Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: Odenton Regional Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      Chair yoga is the ideal way for people who have difficulty getting up and down from the floor to experience yoga. In this class we will learn to quiet our minds and strengthen our body as we practice different poses and breathing techniques along with meditation. All our work will be done either seated or using the chair as a prop while standing. Registration is required and participants will need to sign a waiver form. Registration begins December 4.

       
       
  • Wednesday, December 19, 2018

    • Plumbing Commission Meeting Time: 8:30a - 9:00a Location: 2664 Riva Road, 1st Floor Conference Room, Annapolis, MD. Details: Advisory body to County Council on rules and regulations designed to govern the conduct of plumbing and utility professionals.  Advises and assists the Director of Inspections and Permits in the adoption of rules and regulations, approval of materials, and interpretations of Title 4, and makes recommendations for revisions of this title.
       
       
    • Sawmill Workshop Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details:

      Weather permitting, Kinder Farm Park's very own Sawmill Club will be running logs through the mill. Wood milled from the sawmill can be seen around Kinder Farm park, including inside the Tobacco Barn Museum and Visitor Center.

      Antique Equipment and Sawmill Club’s mission is the restoration and display of the park’s antique farm equipment, tractors and sawmill. Our goal is to offer presentations and displays of antique farm tools and equipment so that those participating can experience farm life in historical Anne Arundel County. The lumber from the sawmill is used in many of the small barns and other structures in the park.  

      Friends of Kinder Farm Park

       
       
    • Holiday Toddler Special Storytimes Time: 9:30a - 10:30a Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Winter Holiday

      Enjoy holidays songs, rhymes, and books with your toddler during this seasonal special!

       
       
    • Holiday Toddler Special Storytimes Time: 10:30a - 11:30a Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Winter Holiday

      Enjoy holidays songs, rhymes, and books with your toddler during this seasonal special!

       
       
    • Preschool Storytime Time: 10:30a - 11:30a Location: Linthicum Community Library Details: Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for
      school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.
       
       
    • BP Cafe: Holiday Food & Toy Giveaway Time: 11:00a - 1:00p Location: Brooklyn Park Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      Onsite services to assist parents in achieving or maintaining economic self-support and self-sufficiency. 

       
       
    • Annual Holiday Party Time: 11:30a - 2:30p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details:

      Full payment is due by Wednesday, December 12th.

       
       
    • Holiday Party Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: South County Senior Activity Center 27 Stepneys Lane Edgewater, MD 21037 Details: Happy Holidays from South County Senior Center! Join us for a special catered luncheon and entertainment by the South County Showstoppers. Lunch is catered by Creative Cuisine. Enjoy a holiday photo booth and a visit from Santa! Cost is $15.00 per person. Lunch will be served at 12:00pm. Sign up by Wednesday, December 12th.
       
       
    • Pascal Go Getters Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Pasadena Senior Activity Center 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details: Are you ready for an afternoon of entertainment? They will sing and dance in their holiday costumes.
       
       
    • Plan2040 CAC Meeting Time: 4:30p - 6:30p Location: 2664 Riva Road, Heritage Complex, Annapolis, MD 21401 -Chesapeake Room at 2664 Riva Road Details:

      The Plan2040 Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) provides input to the Office of Planning and Zoning in the development of Plan2040. The Commission consists of a Chair, citizens from each of the seven County Council districts, as well as representatives from the environment, building, education, and planning sectors.

      Meetings are on the first and third Wednesday of each month, tentatively set for 4:30 to 6:30 pm in the Chesapeake Room of the Heritage Office Complex (2664 Riva Road, Annapolis). Meetings are open to the public.

       
       
    • LDC Meeting Time: 6:00p - 7:00p Location: 7000 Arundel Mills Circle, Hanover, MD 21076 Details: Meetings are held in the Harmans Community Room at Arundel Mills (7000 Arundel Mills Circle, Hanover, MD 21076).
       
       
    • Sewing Basics Time: 6:00p - 7:00p Location: Odenton Regional Library Details:

      Special Event - Teens

      Learn basic sewing skills to mend, replace buttons, and patch.  Sewing materials will be supplied.  Registration required two weeks prior to the program.

      Part of the Adulting 101 series
       
       
    • Water Access Commission Meeting(Cancelled) Time: 6:00p - 8:00p Location: 2664 Riva Rd, Chesapeake Room (2nd Floor) Details: Water Access Commission 
       
       
    • HRC Meeting Time: 6:30p - 7:00p Location: 44 Calvert Street, Annapolis, Maryland, 21401 Details: The fourteen member commission meets on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Arundel Center , 3rd Floor Conference Room, 44 Calvert Street, Annapolis, Maryland.
       
      View Meeting Agenda
       
       
    • Police Community Relations Council Meeting Time: 7:30p - 8:30p Location: Police Eastern District Details:

      The Police Community Relations Council meetings are held on the third Wednesday of every month at 7:30 p.m.  The Anne Arundel County Police-Community Relations Council (PCRC) is a voluntary, independent, self-constituted advisory body.
       

      Eastern District
      204 Pasadena Road
      Pasadena, MD 21122

       
       
  • Thursday, December 20, 2018

    • Agricultural Advisory Board Meeting Time: 9:00a - 11:00a Location: Department of Recreation and Parks Small Conference Room Details: Board Meeting
       
       
    • Holiday Preschool Special Storytimes Time: 9:30a - 10:30a Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Winter Holiday

      Celebrate the holidays with seasonal songs, rhymes, books and a craft.

       
       
    • : Holiday Theme Bingo Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Pasadena Senior Activity Center 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details: Sandy Shumate is organizing another Holiday Bingo game for our members. The prizes will all be Holiday oriented.
       
       
    • Holiday Preschool Special Storytimes Time: 10:30a - 11:30a Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Winter Holiday

      Celebrate the holidays with seasonal songs, rhymes, books and a craft.

       
       
    • Closed Time: 11:30a - 1:00p Location: The Office of Planning and Zoning Details: Office of Planning & Zoning will be closed from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday December 20th.  We apologize for any inconvenience.
       
       
    • Rabies Clinic Time: 12:00p - 3:00p Location: 411 Maxwell Frye Road Millersville, MD 21108 Details:

      Due to the significant increase in positive rabies cases experienced in Anne Arundel County, Animal Control is doing its part to help protect all Anne Arundel County pets from the deadly rabies virus. 
       

      See Rabies/Microchip Clinic page for details on hours.

      Due to health and safety concerns for animals and humans alike, the Rabies Clinic will be canceled on any day that the anticipated heat index is above 100 degrees or if other inclement weather that could jeopardize the safety of pets and humans. 
         
      Be sure to bring a bowl and water for your animals to drink while you wait in line!
       

       
       
    • Griff Griffin Time: 12:30p - 1:00p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: A Pascal favorite, Griff will be here for an afternoon of Jazz, Oldies, & Holiday Music and Dancing around the Christmas tree!
       
       
    • Paws to Read Time: 4:45p - 5:45p Location: Crofton Community Library 1681 Riedel Road, Crofton Details: Children in elementary school improve their reading skills while enjoying the rapt attention of a canine tutor. Registration opens two weeks prior to each date. Participants may sign up for one reading per quarter due to the popularity of the program.
       
       
    • Odenton Town Center Advisory Committee Meeting - Cancelled Time: 6:30p - 7:00p Location: Western District Police Station 8273 Telegraph Road Odenton 21113 Details:

      The meeting has been cancelled.
        

      Odenton Town Center Advisory Committee Meeting Provides an opportunity for the public to comment and hear the status of the Odenton Town Center project.
       

      Meeting Agenda

       
       
    • Ukulele Strum With Baltimore Ukulele Club Time: 7:00p - 8:00p Location: Glen Burnie Regional Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      Music

      Baltimore Ukulele Club will lead a ukulele strum for adults and teens. Bring your uke or borrow one of ours. We'll provide a songbook, and share tips as we sing, strum and have fun together!

       
       
  • Friday, December 21, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Area Agency Advisory Council Time: 10:00a - 12:00p Location: Independence Conference Room 2664 Riva Road, Room 170, Annapolis, MD. 21401 Details: The Advisory Council members meet on the third Friday of each month with the exception of July and August at 10:00 am in the Independence Conference Room at the Heritage Office Complex, 2664 Riva Road, Suite 170, Annapolis, MD. 21401. Call (410) 222-4464 for additional information.
       
       
    • Luncheon Trip To Romano’s Time: 10:30a - 11:00a Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details: Enjoy lunch with friends at this popular restaurant in Glen Burnie. Sign up begins 12/3/18.
       
       
    • Reading Circle Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Take turns reading books and stories aloud together in our library's reading circle. For 1st through 3rd grade readers.


      More Info

       
       
    • Annapolis Elementary School Performance Time: 11:30a - 12:00p Location: Annapolis Senior Activity Center 119 S. Villa Ave., Annapolis Details:

      Come listen to some of your favorite holiday carols.

       
       
    • Conversational Espanol & Brown Bag Lunch Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Adults/Bilingual

      Fridays, June 7, June 21, July 5, July 19, August 2, August 16, and August 30, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.

      Hola! Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring a brown bag lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome.
       
      https://www.aacpl.net/location/eastport

       
       
    • Lynn Roxie Time: 12:15p - 12:45p Location: Pascal Senior Activity Center 125 Dorsey Road Glen Burnie, MD 21061 Details: Lynn is a well-known multi-talented vocalist and musician and is here to perform country and classic rock hits!
       
       
    • Ice Cream Social Time: 12:30p - 1:30p Location: Pasadena Senior Activity Center 4103 Mountain Road Pasadena, MD 21122 Details: Enjoy an ice cream sundae on the “house”.
       
       
    • The Longest Night Time: 4:30p - 5:30p Location: Whitmore Park Calvert Street Details: The Longest Night - A Homeless Memorial Service for Annapolis and Anne Arundel County.
       
       
    • Illuminated London Town Time: 6:00p - 9:00p Location: Historic London Town and Gardens Details:

      Experience the magic of a winter evening

      at Illuminated London Town! Sip hot cider

      and roast s'mores beside roaring fires in the

      Historic Area. Explore the gardens, illuminated

      with festive holiday lights. Discover colonial

      nighttime and holidays at a candlelit William

      Brown House, decorated for the season. Enjoy

      special performances in the gardens each

      week. Bring the family to celebrate wintertime

      and the holidays with us at Illuminated London

      Town!

       
       
    • Henry Davis Remembrance Time: 6:15p - 7:30p Location: Civil Right Foot Soldier Memorial Details: Civil rights activists will retrace the path of a 102-year-old lynching in Annapolis next week to memorialize one of at least 4,000 black lynching victims.
        

      Henry Davis was taken from the county jail on Calvert Street, tortured and dragged through the streets on Dec. 21, 1906, in Annapolis. No one was ever charged in his murder.
        

       
       
  • Saturday, December 22, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Illuminated London Town Time: 6:00p - 9:00p Location: Historic London Town and Gardens Details:

      Experience the magic of a winter evening

      at Illuminated London Town! Sip hot cider

      and roast s'mores beside roaring fires in the

      Historic Area. Explore the gardens, illuminated

      with festive holiday lights. Discover colonial

      nighttime and holidays at a candlelit William

      Brown House, decorated for the season. Enjoy

      special performances in the gardens each

      week. Bring the family to celebrate wintertime

      and the holidays with us at Illuminated London

      Town!

       
       
  • Sunday, December 23, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Community Bulletin Board Time: 12:00a - 12:30a Location: Channel 99 Details:

      Community Bulletin Board

       
       
    • Blacksmith Shop Workday Time: 1:00p - 4:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: Stop by the Kinder Farm Park Blacksmith Shop and watch the Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild members forging metal, using various tools. Stand on the sidelines and view a trade that is over 100 years old but still very much alive today at Kinder Farm Park. The Blacksmith Shop is open on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
       
       
  • Monday, December 24, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • All County Offices are Closed Time: All Day Location: All County Offices Details:

      All Anne Arundel County offices will be closed on December 24, 2018. Offices will open on Wednesday, December 26, 2018.
       

      All Waste Management Service facilities are OPEN and normal Monday curbside collections will occur.
       

      Closed on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25, 2018 and Tuesday, January 1, 2019:

      • Arundel Olympic Center 
      • North Arundel Aquatic Center
      • Anne Arundel County Regional Parks
      • North County Recreation Center
      • South County Recreation Center
      • Senior Activity Centers
       
       
    • Christmas and New Year's Bus Schedule Time: All Day Location: See Description Details:
      PLEASE NOTE:
      Christmas and New Year's Schedule for Anne Arundel County Transportation Services ONLY:
       

      Christmas Eve, Monday, 12/24/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
       

      Christmas Day, Tuesday, 12/25/18:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE
       

      New Year’s Eve, Monday, 12/31/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
        
      New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1/01/19:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE

       
       
    • Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild Meeting(Cancelled) Time: 7:00p - 10:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: The Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild meets every Monday at 7:00 p.m. Members learn and practice new techniques as they work on their projects. No registration required. No gate fees. 
       
       
  • Tuesday, December 25, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Christmas and New Year's Bus Schedule Time: All Day Location: See Description Details:
      PLEASE NOTE:
      Christmas and New Year's Schedule for Anne Arundel County Transportation Services ONLY:
       

      Christmas Eve, Monday, 12/24/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
       

      Christmas Day, Tuesday, 12/25/18:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE
       

      New Year’s Eve, Monday, 12/31/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
        
      New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1/01/19:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE

       
       
    • Christmas Holiday Time: All Day Location: AACO Public Works Details:
      On Tuesday, December 25, 2018:
      • Landfill & Recycling Centers are closed
      • Tuesday collection occur Wednesday

      View holiday schedule

       
       
    • Christmas Holiday Time: All Day Location: All County Offices Details:

      View holiday collection schedule
       

      Closed on Monday, December 24 and Tuesday, December 25, 2018 and Tuesday, January 1, 2019:

      • Arundel Olympic Center 
      • North Arundel Aquatic Center
      • Regional Parks
      • North County Recreation Centers
      • South County Recreation Centers
      • Senior Centers
       
       
    • Free Legal Advice: Ask a Lawyer in the Library Time: 4:30p - 6:30p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Adults
       
      Talk with a lawyer for up to 20 minutes about your legal issue for free. Lottery to determine time slots begins after 4:15 pm. Last clients will be seen at 6:10 pm. Lawyers can advise on all types of legal matters except criminal law. 

       
       
    • Odenton Town Center Advisory Committee Meeting - Cancelled Time: 6:30p - 8:30p Location: Western District Police Station 8273 Telegraph Road Odenton 21113 Details: The Odenton Town Center Advisory Committee meeting scheduled December 25, 2018 and has been rescheduled to December 20, 2018. Same location and time. 

      Provides an opportunity for the public to comment and hear the status of the Odenton Town Center project.
       

      Meeting Agenda
       
       
  • Wednesday, December 26, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Christmas and New Year's Bus Schedule Time: All Day Location: See Description Details:
      PLEASE NOTE:
      Christmas and New Year's Schedule for Anne Arundel County Transportation Services ONLY:
       

      Christmas Eve, Monday, 12/24/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
       

      Christmas Day, Tuesday, 12/25/18:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE
       

      New Year’s Eve, Monday, 12/31/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
        
      New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1/01/19:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE

       
       
    • Sawmill Workshop Time: 9:00a - 12:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details:

      Weather permitting, Kinder Farm Park's very own Sawmill Club will be running logs through the mill. Wood milled from the sawmill can be seen around Kinder Farm park, including inside the Tobacco Barn Museum and Visitor Center.

      Antique Equipment and Sawmill Club’s mission is the restoration and display of the park’s antique farm equipment, tractors and sawmill. Our goal is to offer presentations and displays of antique farm tools and equipment so that those participating can experience farm life in historical Anne Arundel County. The lumber from the sawmill is used in many of the small barns and other structures in the park.  

      Friends of Kinder Farm Park

       
       
    • Preschool Storytime Time: 10:30a - 11:30a Location: Linthicum Community Library Details: Children ages three to five (with caring adult) build the early literacy skills needed for
      school readiness through engaging books, songs and activities.
       
       
    • Self-Insurance Fund Committee Meeting Time: 12:30p - 2:30p Location: Office of Law, 2660 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD 21401 - 4th floor Details:

      SIF Committee Meeting notice
        

      View Meeting Agenda
        

      Note: Part of the meeting may be conducted in closed session

       
       
    • Planning Advisory Board Meeting Time: 6:00p - 8:30p Location: Heritage Office Complex Chesapeake Rm. 2nd Fl. 2664 Riva Road Annapolis, MD 21401 Details:
      The Planning Advisory Board (PAB) makes advisory recommendations to the Planning and Zoning Officer and the County Council relating to the Master Plan, the zoning maps, and rules and regulations relating to zoning.
       
      Planning Advisory Board
       
       
  • Thursday, December 27, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Christmas and New Year's Bus Schedule Time: All Day Location: See Description Details:
      PLEASE NOTE:
      Christmas and New Year's Schedule for Anne Arundel County Transportation Services ONLY:
       

      Christmas Eve, Monday, 12/24/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
       

      Christmas Day, Tuesday, 12/25/18:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE
       

      New Year’s Eve, Monday, 12/31/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
        
      New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1/01/19:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE

       
       
    • Winter Wonderland Time: 10:00a - 11:00a Location: Deale Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Winter Holiday

      Bundle up and bring your child in to make winter themed crafts.

       
       
    • County Executive Steuart Pittman to hold press conference on 287g and ICE Detention Center Time: 11:00a - 11:30a Location: Arundel Center 44 Calvert Street First Floor - Room 161 Annapolis, Md Details:

      Annapolis, Md. – Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman will join the county police chief and detention superintendent for a press conference tomorrow to release a report on the impact and future of two one-year-old programs that the county operates in cooperation with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).

       

      Who: Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman Superintendent of Detention Facilities Terry Kokolis Police Chief Timothy J. Altomare

       

      When: Thursday, December 27 11:00 AM

       

      Where: Arundel Center 44 Calvert Street First Floor - Room 161 Annapolis, Md

       

      Background on 287g (from https://www.ice.gov/287g):

       

      Anne Arundel County is one of three Maryland counties that has detention center officers deputized and supervised by ICE to perform immigration enforcement functions pursuant to a Memorandum of Agreement authorized under section 287(g) of the Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996.

       

      Anne Arundel County also operates a detention center for ICE detainees at its Ordnance Road Correctional Center pursuant to an Intergovernmental Service Agreement (IGSA). Up to 130 male adults are held there as they await immigration hearings in Baltimore.

       
       
    • Rabies Clinic Time: 12:00p - 3:00p Location: 411 Maxwell Frye Road Millersville, MD 21108 Details:

      Due to the significant increase in positive rabies cases experienced in Anne Arundel County, Animal Control is doing its part to help protect all Anne Arundel County pets from the deadly rabies virus. 
       

      See Rabies/Microchip Clinic page for details on hours.

      Due to health and safety concerns for animals and humans alike, the Rabies Clinic will be canceled on any day that the anticipated heat index is above 100 degrees or if other inclement weather that could jeopardize the safety of pets and humans. 
         
      Be sure to bring a bowl and water for your animals to drink while you wait in line!
       

       
       
    • ACDS Board Meeting Time: 6:30p - 8:30p Location: 2666 Riva Road Annapolis, MD 21401 2nd Floor Details: The eleven member board meets on the 4th Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the Heritage Office Complex, 2666 Riva Road, 2nd floor Rosenwald Room, Annapolis, MD. 21401. 
       
       
  • Friday, December 28, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Christmas and New Year's Bus Schedule Time: All Day Location: See Description Details:
      PLEASE NOTE:
      Christmas and New Year's Schedule for Anne Arundel County Transportation Services ONLY:
       

      Christmas Eve, Monday, 12/24/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
       

      Christmas Day, Tuesday, 12/25/18:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE
       

      New Year’s Eve, Monday, 12/31/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
        
      New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1/01/19:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE

       
       
    • Blood Drive Time: 9:30a - 3:00p Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Adults

      Health & Wellness

      You are eligible to donate if you are 17 or older, (16 with written parental consent), are in good health, and weigh at least 110 lbs. Walk-in or call the American Red Cross at 1.800.733.2767 to schedule an appointment.

       
       
    • Reading Circle Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Crofton Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Kids

      Take turns reading books and stories aloud together in our library's reading circle. For 1st through 3rd grade readers.


      More Info

       
       
    • Conversational Espanol & Brown Bag Lunch Time: 12:00p - 1:00p Location: Eastport Annapolis Neck Community Library 269 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis, MD 21403 Details:

      Special Event - Adults/Bilingual

      Fridays, June 7, June 21, July 5, July 19, August 2, August 16, and August 30, 2019 at 12:00 p.m.

      Hola! Practice and expand your Spanish speaking skills in a relaxed environment. Bring a brown bag lunch. All levels of learners and children welcome.
       
      https://www.aacpl.net/location/eastport

       
       
  • Saturday, December 29, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Christmas and New Year's Bus Schedule Time: All Day Location: See Description Details:
      PLEASE NOTE:
      Christmas and New Year's Schedule for Anne Arundel County Transportation Services ONLY:
       

      Christmas Eve, Monday, 12/24/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
       

      Christmas Day, Tuesday, 12/25/18:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE
       

      New Year’s Eve, Monday, 12/31/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
        
      New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1/01/19:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE

       
       
    • It's A Jolly Holiday Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Maryland City at Russett Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Families

      Mary Poppins is returning to our lives in movie theaters this month, so let's celebrate by having a party! Join us for fun crafts and activities. It's sure to be supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!

       
       
  • Sunday, December 30, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Christmas and New Year's Bus Schedule Time: All Day Location: See Description Details:
      PLEASE NOTE:
      Christmas and New Year's Schedule for Anne Arundel County Transportation Services ONLY:
       

      Christmas Eve, Monday, 12/24/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
       

      Christmas Day, Tuesday, 12/25/18:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE
       

      New Year’s Eve, Monday, 12/31/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
        
      New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1/01/19:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE

       
       
    • Community Bulletin Board Time: 12:00a - 12:30a Location: Channel 99 Details:

      Community Bulletin Board

       
       
    • Blacksmith Shop Workday Time: 1:00p - 4:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: Stop by the Kinder Farm Park Blacksmith Shop and watch the Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild members forging metal, using various tools. Stand on the sidelines and view a trade that is over 100 years old but still very much alive today at Kinder Farm Park. The Blacksmith Shop is open on Sundays from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
       
       
  • Monday, December 31, 2018

    • All Senior Centers are Closed Time: All Day Location: All Senior Centers Details: All Senior Centers are Closed 
       
       
    • Christmas and New Year's Bus Schedule Time: All Day Location: See Description Details:
      PLEASE NOTE:
      Christmas and New Year's Schedule for Anne Arundel County Transportation Services ONLY:
       

      Christmas Eve, Monday, 12/24/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
       

      Christmas Day, Tuesday, 12/25/18:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE
       

      New Year’s Eve, Monday, 12/31/18:
      Regular service, EXCEPT for the Fixed Route, it is running on a Saturday Service Schedule.
        
      New Year’s Day, Tuesday, 1/01/19:
      Everything CLOSED – THERE IS NO SERVICE

       
       
    • Countdown to Noon Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Deale Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Families

      Asleep before the New Year's Eve ball drop?  Sing songs, read stories and at noon, toss confetti and celebrate the "Noon Year!"

       
       
    • Noon Year's Eve Time: 11:00a - 12:00p Location: Odenton Regional Library Details:

      Special Event - Preschoolers

      Celebrate the new year early as we coutdown to noon with stories, dancing, and noisemakers.

       
       
    • New Year's at Noon Time: 11:30a - 12:30p Location: Riviera Beach Community Library 1130 Duvall Highway, Pasadena Details:

      Can't stay awake till midnight? Celebrate with us at noon! Come early for activities, traditional countdown prior to noon.

      Anne Arundel County Public Library

       
       
    • Noon Year's Eve Celebration Time: 11:30a - 12:30p Location: Eastport-Annapolis Neck Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Families

      Celebrate the new year with a countdown to noon! Families with young children are invited for music, noisemakers, snacks, and a balloon drop.

       
       
    • Noon Year's Eve Party Time: 11:30a - 12:30p Location: Edgewater Community Library Details:

      Special Event - Families

      Ring in 2019 with crafts, music, activites and a countdown to noon. 

       
       
    • Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild Meeting Time: 7:00p - 10:00p Location: Kinder Farm Park Details: The Chesapeake Forge Blacksmith Guild meets every Monday at 7:00 p.m. Members learn and practice new techniques as they work on their projects. No registration required. No gate fees.