An Easter egg hunt will be held April 7, at 10 a.m., at Winters Mill High School, 560 Gorsuch Road, Westminster. Face painting, crafts, magic tricks and more. Tickets are $10, with proceeds benefiting Carroll Hospice. 410-871-7220.
Hike the underdeveloped side of Piney Run Lake, 30 Martz Road, Sykesville, April 7, at 10 a.m. A water bottle and light snack will be provided. Cost is $7. 410-795-6043.
Learn about owls at Piney Run Park, 30 Martz Road, Sykesville, April 7, at 1 p.m. Dissect an owl pellet with tweezers, gloves and a magnifying glass. Cost is $7. 410-795-6043.
Journey to the stars
North Carroll Library, 2255 Hanover Pike, Greenmount, presents the Westminster Astronomical Society's observatory director, Skip Bird, discussing ways to leave the planet and journey to the stars — through a telescope. The presentation is April 8 at 7 p.m. Observe the sun before and after the program. 410-386-4480.
The Historical Society of Carroll County will host a Box Lunch Talk: "The Strawbridge Home," April 9, at the American Legion, Westminster, from noon to 1 p.m. Beverage and dessert provided. Admission is $2 for members; $5 for nonmembers.
Children, ages 8 to 11, can make a piggy bank and learn how to save money April 9, 3 p.m., at the Eldersburg Library, 6400 W. Hemlock Drive. 410-386-4460.
Carroll County Recreation and Parks will offer a glass fusing class April 10, 6 p.m., at Glazed to Perfection, 2021 Liberty Road, Eldersburg. The cost is $45, with a $15 material fee due to the instructor. 410-386-2103.