Cat T-shirts like the one above will be among items at the Howard County Cat Club's crafts and bake sale. (submitted photo / July 8, 2014)

The Howard County Cat Club will hold a craft and bake sale at River Hill Giant on July 19, from 2 to 6 p.m. The members invite you to stop by to purchase delicious baked goods lhomemade and packaged by the group's volunteers. HCCC also offers handmade jewelry and popular cat-themed T-shirts.

The Howard County Cat Club is a no-kill cat rescue providing cage-free shelter in group homes. If you need advice on cat behavior or have a cat in need of a new home. contact howardcountycats@earthlink.net or go to their Facebook page, http://www.facebook.com/howardcountycatclub.

All proceeds from the monthly craft and bake sale benefit cats and kittens.

July 17 is the third Thurday of the month and time for Thursdays at the Corner, the Conscious Corner at Clarksville Square shopping center on Route 108. You'll find special offers, raffles, pet adoptions, demos, music and more from 6 to 9 p.m.

Roots Cares presents a Movie Night featuring "GMO OMG" on Monday, July 21, 7-9 p.m. Preregistration and payment in advance will be required. The $10 fee includes popcorn and iced tea to go with your film viewing. Register by calling 443-535-9321.

Triadelphia Seventh-day Adventist Church on Brighton Dam Road will host vacation Bible school July 21-25, evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The free program, "Weird Animals, Where Jesus Love is One-of-a-kind" is geared toward children ages 5-12 or grades K-6.Young adventurers will have fun as they visit interactive stations. You'll find more information and an easy online registration by going to http://www.groupvbspro.com/vbs/ez/weirdanimalstriad.

For more informations and answers to your questions about Triadelphia's VBS, call Jesse Wenzel at 301-854-0306 or Peggy Lee at 301-317-5428.

It's the middle of summer, but schools are getting ready for the next school year. If you have a child or know of a child who will be entering the Howard County school system, be sure to get them registered now to have adequate supplies and staffing on hand for opening day.

There are new immunization guidelines for students entering kindergarten and 7th grade. You will find details on vaccination requirements at http://www.hchealth.org. The Howard County Health Department, 8930 Stanford Blvd., in Columbia, offers free vaccinations next on July 24 from 2 to 6 p.m. Immunization clinics are also scheduled for Aug. 14, 21 and 27, but don't wait until the last minute. Call 41031307592 for more information or go to http://www.hchealth.org.

Have lots of safe summertime fun.