This weekend, gear up for spring at Carroll Concert Band’s Spring Concert or take a trip to Marriottsville to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Don’t forget to make your reservations to see the unveiling of the “Great Blue Heron” sculpture next week!
Carroll Concert Band’s Spring Concert
The Carroll Concert Band will present their annual Spring Concert at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 18. The concert will take place in the Winters Mill High School auditorium.
The Carroll Concert Band has performed a spring concert since 1986. This year’s concert will include 60 band members composed of community adult musicians, public school and private music teachers, and outstanding college and high school students.
Concert directors include Glenn Patterson, Kristen Gottleib, Brandi Jason and Brian Drake. Drake will conduct his composition “The Peloton.”
The Bon Secours Retreat and Conference Center will host a free concert in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day on Friday, March 16. The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. and features gifted musicians from the OPUS Community Music School and dancers from Chesapeake Irish Dance.
Where: Bon Secours Retreat and Conference Center,1525 Marriottsville Road, Marriottsville
For additional information, call 410-442-3120.
Unveiling of ‘Great Blue Heron’ sculpture
The public is invited to the unveiling of Sykesville artist Virginia Sperry’s steel sculpture at Piney Run Park on Thursday, March 22. Attendees are encouraged to dress appropriately for the weather. Reservations are required and can be made by calling the Carroll Arts Center at 410-848-7272.