Thursday 4/4

Bears club

Children, ages 3 to 5, will learn about nature through hikes, games and stories on April 4, 10:30 a.m., at Bear Branch Nature Center, 300 John Owings Road, Westminster. The fee is $5. 410-386-3580.

Beginner archery


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Carroll County Recreation and Parks, at Robert Moton Center, 300 S. Center St., Westminster, will offer a beginner archery class April 4, 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Safety precautions and proper technique for shooting targets will be taught. The cost is $6. 410-386-2103.

Book birdhouses

Use old books to create birdhouses at Eldersburg Library, 6400 W. Hemlock Drive, Eldersburg, on April 4, at 6:30 p.m. Materials will be provided. 410-386-4460.

Friday 4/5

Spaghetti dinner

Friends of Boy Scout Troop 2007 will host a spaghetti dinner and silent auction April 5, from 4:30 to 8 p.m. at St. Benjamin's Lutheran Church, 700 Krider's Cemetery Road, Westminster. Tickets are $8; $5 for seniors and children, ages 4 to 12; and free for ages 4 and under. 410-848-3311.

Saturday 4/6

Car drive

Liberty Drama Boosters and Liberty Ford of Baltimore are sponsoring a Drive 4 Ur School on April 6, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Carrolltown Center, 6400 Ridge Road. Drivers 18 and older can test drive one of several vehicles on the lot. Drama Boosters will earn $20 per test drive. 443-280-5975.

Meet a beekeeper

Bear Branch Nature Center, 300 John Owings Road, Westminster, will host a beekeeper session on April 6, at 10 a.m. Learn about bees and what beekeepers do. The cost is $5. 410-386-3580.

Prom show

Westminster High School will host Rita's Closet Prom Fashion Show on April 6, 1 to 4 p.m., at the portico of St. John's Catholic Church, 43 Monroe St., Westminster. Prom fashions and accessories will be featured and an afternoon tea will be served. Tickets are $25. 410-861-6287.

Sock hop

The Lineboro Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary will host a sock hop and dinner April 6, at 6 p.m., at the fire hall, 4224 Main St., Lineboro. Dinner will be pit beef and pit turkey, beer and set-ups. Music by Elvis impersonator Joe Forrester and The Roadrunners. Tickets are $35 per person; $60 per couple. 410-848-8183 or 410-374-2370 after 6 p.m.

Frog frenzy