Westminster set to flush hydrants today, tomorrow
The Westminster Department of Public Works will flush fire hydrants from 8 p.m. to midnight today and tomorrow.
Affected areas are: Airport Drive, Magna Way, Tech Court, WyndtrystDrive, Dunrovin Avenue, College View Boulevard and Glen Drive.
Flushing will cause some discoloration of water, and residents should not do laundry the next day. Residents should draw water the night before to get them through the next morning. Faucets should be opened first thing in the morning and allowed to run until water is clear.
Vendor spaces available for Cedarhurst flea market
Cedarhurst Unitarian Universalist Church will hold its annual flea market from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday on the church grounds in Finksburg.
This year's event will offer an indoor luncheon of beef barbecue sandwich, potato salad, coleslaw, brownie and beverage for $5. Outside, children's games and the flea market will be held.
Vendor spaces are available for $10.
The church is at 2912 Club House Road. Information: 410-239-0545.
Circus comes to Ag Center; some free tickets available
Kelly Miller Circus will set up its tents this weekend at the Carroll County Agriculture Center.
Shows will be held at 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Sunday at the Ag Center on Smith Avenue, Westminster.
Tickets will be available at the box office on the grounds. Free children's tickets have been distributed at various Westminster businesses.
Shepherd's Staff needs donations for Drop & Sell
Shepherd's Staff will hold its annual Drop & Sell fund-raiser from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the ecumenical ministry's office, 30 Carroll St., Westminster.
Donations of all kinds are needed, including toys, clothing, household items, bikes, antiques and more. All items will be priced from 25 cents to $25.
Donations can be dropped off from noon to 7 p.m. Friday and 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. Saturday at Shepherd's Staff. Receipts for donations will be available.
Breakfast and lunch will be available during the sale.
Shepherd's Staff operates a crisis outreach and support center in Westminster.
Proceeds from the sale will go to continuing outreach programs.
Rain date is June 10.