Resurrection-St. Paul School is hosting an open house Thursday, Feb. 5, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. The fully accredited, Catholic pre-K through 8th grade school welcomes parents and children to the event where Principal Karen Murphy will give an overview of the school followed by a tour led by enrollment administer Natalie Headley. The program concludes with a questions-and-answers session.
If you miss the Feb. 5 open house, RSPS hosts a Discover Tuesday event every week for parents and children to tour the campus, interact with administrators and review the admissions packet.
Registration for the events is not required but is encouraged. To register, go to http://www.resstpaul.org, click the "Admission" tab then the "Visit RSPS." For more information call, 410-461-911. RSPS is located at 3155 Paulskirk Drive.
Calling all artists — Jan. 30 is the submission deadline for the annual Juried Silent Art Auction Exhibit. The art showcase is the visual arts component of the Howard County Arts Council's annual Celebration of the Arts fundraising gala in Howard County, which takes place this year on Saturday, March 28.
All 2-D, 3-D, and fine craft artists, 18 years or older, residing, working, or studying in Howard County; all HCAC members; and all artists who have exhibited in Howard County in the last year are eligible to submit.
Tofind more exhibit information, including a prospectus, go to http://www.hocoarts.org then click the "Celebration of the Arts" tab or call 410-313-ARTS (2787).
Did you know that Historic Ellicott City boasts a winter baker market every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Courtyards of Tonge Row, 3741 Hamilton St?
The River House Pizza Co. and the Little French Market Cafe welcome guests to the winter market for hearth breads, wood-fired pizza, coffees, teas, hot chocolate, French pastries and an expanded lunch menu, including a winter series of chef-inspired soups.
Follow River House Pizza Co. and Little French Market Cafe on Facebook for weekly specials and information.
There's a new online Howard County-centric calendar of events called TotallyHoCo. Find fun and exciting events in Ellicott City and around Howard County. This is a great tool for promoting your school or community events. You can find TotallyHoco at http://www.totallyhoco.com, Facebook and Twitter.
Save the date. The Howard County Library System's premier annual gala, Evening in the Stacks, is Saturday, Feb. 28, from 7 to 11 p.m., at the Miller Branch Library.
The Black Ties/White Diamondsthemed gala will feature live music by Marquis and the Fabulous Facets, a silent auction, cocktails poured by celebrity bartenders (Roger Caplan, Bita Dayhoff, Phillip Dodge, Kyri Jacobs, Lee Sachs and Chester Stacy) and New York Times bestselling author of "The Engagements," J. Courtney Sullivan.
For more information and ticket information, go to hclibrary.org/stacks or call 410.313.7750.