Sunday, Aug. 26
Concert "Music in the Mills" presents a "Crazy Eights" concert featuring flutist Margo Cargo at 5 p.m. at The Other Barn, 5851 Robert Oliver Place in Columbia. Tickets are $20, $15 for students. Tickets and information: brownpaperticket.com/event/257390.
Friday, Aug. 31
On the big screen As part of the Columbia Association's Lakefront Summer Film Festival, "Dr. Seuss' The Lorax" (rated PG-13) will be shown at 8 p.m. at the Columbia Town Center Lakefront off Little Patuxent Parkway. Admission and parking are free. Information: 410-715-3161 or go to lakefrontfestival.com.
Remembrance event The Freestate Happy Wanderers Volksmarching Club sponsors a 9-11 commemorative walk Sunday, Sept. 8, at Montpelier Mansion, 9650 Muirkirk Road in Laurel. The event starts between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. and finishes by 5 p.m. The walk features 5K and 10K trails on natural surfaces and sidewalks. Fee is $3. Information: 301-725-6979.
Meeting The Howard County Genealogical Society presents a talk by Nancy Lauer on "The Path to Publication — A Trilogy of Maryland Families" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, at the Ellicott City Senior Center, 9401 Frederick Road. A workshop with help, browsing and surname file tables, followed by a short business meeting will be held beginning at 7 p.m. Free. Information: 410-461-1188.
Salon series The Columbia Art Center and Little Patuxent Review presents "Jazz Legends of Washington and Baltimore," featuring musician Seth Kibel and pianist Sean Lane from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, at 6100 Foreland Garth in Columbia. Free. Information: 410-730-0075.
Anniversary Boy Scout Troop 306 of Catonsville celebrates its 100th anniversary this year and is looking for former Scouts and committee members associated with the troop to come together for a picnic Sunday, Sept. 23. Contacts are: Dennis Gray, 443-286-2545 or email@example.com, or Kathy MacLeod, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Awards dinner The Community Action Council holds its 17th annual Holland Awards Dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Turf Valley Resort and Conference Center, 2700 Turf Valley Road, Ellicott City. University of Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson will be the keynote speaker. Retired educator Sydney Cousin will be honored as the Humanitarian of the Year, and Ascend One Corp. will receive the Service Award. Tickets are $74; $650 for a table of 10. Registration is required by Sept. 30. Information: cac-hc.org.
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