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Trees, books on sale at Darlington library

The Darlington library will host a book and tree sale on Saturday, May 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It's time for trees! Allegheny Chinkapins, Douglas fir and serviceberry saplings will be available for a suggested $2 donation. These top quality bare root trees are provided by the Department of Natural Resources and are ready to plant.

The Darlington Friends of HCPL is once again collecting non-food items to be donated to the community. Bring an item to the monthly book sale and receive a free book. Needed are paper products such as tissues, paper towels, toilet paper, diapers: personal hygiene items such as soap, toothpaste, tooth brushes, combs, deodorant and cleaning supplies.

Conowingo Dam will host a fun, educational event, Fishermen's Day, focused on fishing, recreation and the Susquehanna river at Fisherman's Park and Pavilion on Saturday, May 10, 10 a.m. to noon. Fun outdoor activities include fishing, hiking, boater safety and more. Parking is available on site. Light refreshments will be provided and 2014 fishing licenses will be available for sale. (Please bring proof of identity.) RSVP to events@supportconowingodam.com.

The Gadabouts, who meet every month, will hold their May meeting on May 14 at Grace Memorial Church Parish House. The Darlington Elementary Music Program will entertain. Mark your calendars so that you can join us in great fun and fellowship.

"Faces of Freedom: The Upper Chesapeake, Maryland, and Beyond" continues this month at the Hayes-Heighe House at Harford Community College. What does freedom mean to you? This exhibit rings to life the stories of documented individuals who sought or fought for freedom and whose lives engage and inspire. The Faces of Freedom initiative commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Maryland Constitution of 1864 which ended slavery in the state. Exhibit hours are Tuesdays, 1 to 3 p.m., and Fridays, 10 a.m. to noon.

It's not to early to start thinking about summer camp! For many years, the Wilson Center has offered a Summer Fun Camp program for area children in kindergarten through eighth grade. The program takes place at the center and runs for nine weeks (start date depends on the last day of school). A variety of activities are provided for the children in a "family type" setting where they can enjoy themselves in a structured but relaxed atmosphere. In order to prepare for adequate staffing, please contact the Center if you are interested in hag your children attend the camp program this summer. Contact 410-836-3555 or wilsoncc1@verizon.net.

Yoga classes is held at Grace Church Parish Hall every Monday from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Yoga classes are held at Grace Church Parish Hall from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.

A Knitting Group will be held every Thursday at the Wilson Ministry Center from 10 a.m to noon.

The Harford Artists Gallery presents Spring In Bloom from May 1 through June 29. Reception is on Saturday, May 10 from 1 to 4 p.m. Gallery hours are: Thursday and Friday 1 to 6 p.m., Saturday, noon to 6 p.m. and Sunday noon to 4 p.m. at Rockfield Manor 503 E. Churchville Road in Bel Air.

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