Happy Birthday to the Carroll Baldwin Hall! To celebrate 90 years, the board of directors is hosting an open house on Nov. 10 starting at 3 p.m.
Come out to celebrate a major landmark in our community. Please RSVP to Louise Thornton at LThorn55@verizon.net.
Kiddie Garden Learning Center has served our Jessup community for 16 years. The goal is to help children develop to their highest potential. The center has been selected to participate in the Maryland Breakthrough Center Early Childhood Initiative Program sponsored by the Maryland Department of Education.
This program's goal is to ensure all children enter kindergarten with the skills necessary to be successful. The center is under new leadership. Welcome their new owner, Farrukh Farshori.
The center accepts children 6 weeks old up including school age. For more information, go to http://www.kiddie-garden.com/ or call 301-604-3575.
Atholton High School will be presenting "Dream Girl" on Nov. 1 through 4. Show times are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. What a great way to see a play at a reasonable price. Tickets are $12 at the door, but in advance online for just $10 at http://www.atholtondrama.org.
Hammond Middle School Eighth graders will do research for the Student Space Flight Experiments Program that is sponsored by the National Center for Earth and Space Science Education. The experiments will focus on the effects of microgravity.
The top proposals will compete against two other schools in the county. The winning project will travel on the International Space Station.
Congratulations to Hammond Middle School Band members Eva Sauer and Audrey Lin, who were chosen to be members of the 2012 Howard County G/T Band. Kaylee White was chosen to be an alternate.
The North Laurel-Savage MultiService Center is giving away winter clothing on Nov. 3, noon to 2 p.m. Call 410-880-5917 for more information.
The United Methodist Church of Savage is holding its Fall Festival on Nov. 10, noon to 5 p.m. Enjoy their home-baked goods and yard sale. They are at 9050 Baltimore St.
Teens are invited to the Savage Library Monday, Tuesday and Wednesdays in the digital media lab, 3 to 6 p.m. They will hold special classes as well so check out their site at hclibrary.org/hitech_events or call 410-880-5980.
The Gator Academy will hold its next session on Oct. 28 at the North Laurel Community Center. The program will run 2 to 4 p.m. Contact YvonaWard@verizon.net or Miriam Cruz at 240-640-7885 for more information.
The Horizon Councils and the Women's Giving Circle of Howard County are presenting the workshop Mean Girls at the Savage Library on Nov. 1, 6:30 to 8 p.m. for girls 11 to 14 years old and their parents to help them confront negative behavior. You must register at 410-880-5975.
I want to correct something from my column on the Eagle Scouts. Evan Rittenhouse, who just received his Eagle Scout award, is a senior at Atholton High School, not Reservoir. Sorry, Evan.