Foreign film

Film Lovers in Carroll County will screen the Iranian film "A Separation" on Fri., Feb. 1, at the Carroll Arts Center at 7:30 p.m. The showing is part of the center's annual foreign film festival. Tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for CCAC members, students and seniors. 443-340-2061.


MLK breakfast

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The Carroll County NAACP will hold its annual Martin Luther King Jr. breakfast on Sat., Feb. 2, at 8 a.m., at Martin's Westminster, 505 Jermor Lane, Westminster. Guest speaker will be Ron Dennis, NAACP Region VII director. Tickets are $30. 410-861-7980.

Chocolate festival

Westminster High School class of 2016 parent boosters are sponsoring a Chocolate Festival on Sat., Feb. 2, at 1 p.m. at Westminster High School, 1225 Washington Road, Westminster. Local and statewide chocolate vendors and chocolatiers, along with free samples, live music and more. Tickets are $15. 443-340-5138.

Bluegrass night

Zion United Church of Shipley will present First Saturday Night Bluegrass on Sat., Feb. 2, 7 p.m, at 2716 Old Washington Road, Westminster. Music will be by the Annapolis Bluegrass Coalition. Free. 410-795-3585.

Winter dance

Union Bridge Fire Company will host a winter dance on Sat., Feb. 2, 8 p.m., at the UBFC Activities Center, 8 W. Locust St., Union Bridge. Admission is $15 and includes beer, chips, pretzels and set-ups. 410-775-7780.

Ensor in concert

Common Ground on the Hill presents Shelley Ensor in concert on Sat., Feb. 2, 8 p.m. at the Carroll Arts Center, 91 W. Main St., Westminster. Tickets are $19 for adults and $17 for CCAC members, students and senior. 410-848-7272.

2/3 Sunday

Train time

Sykesville & Patapsco Railway, 731 Oklahoma Ave., Sykesville, will host its monthly open house on Sun., Feb. 4, from noon to 4 p.m. Free. 410-795-3157.

2/4 Monday

Carnival of Venice

Mount Airy Library, 705 Ridge Ave., Mount Airy, will present a program on Mon., Feb. 4, at 2 p.m., on the Carnival in Venice by creating masquerade masks. Children under 3 must be accompanied by an adult. 410-386-4470.

2/5 Tuesday

Valentine's fun

Youth ages 8 to 12 will do Valentine's Day activities, crafts and treats on Tue., Feb. 5, at Eldersburg Library, 6400 W. Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, at 4:30 p.m. 410-386-4460.

Voices needed

Masterworks Chorale of Carroll County will have its first rehearsal of the 2013 spring season on Tue., Feb., 5, at 7 p.m., at Winters Mill High School, 560 Gorsuch Road, Westminster. Singers of all voice ranges are invited to join. 410-871-3371 or