Students of Monday and Tuesday art classes at North Carroll Senior and Community Center call their courses "Young at Art." So it seemed a natural decision to call their first art exhibit at the Carroll Arts Council just that — Young at Art.
Raymond Joseph Peroutka Sr., who founded a janitorial supply business, died at the Johns Hopkins Hospital Nov. 17 of complications after heart surgery. A resident of Oak Crest Village in Parkville, he was 83.
Andreas 'Spilly' Spiliardis, best known as the averly farmers' market hulaq-hooper, is holding a circus June 7 to raise money for a former Charles Village Church that is now a privately run community space. Giant puppets will be part of the show.
The Piccadilly Circus is making a stop at the Howard County Fairgrounds this week. Starting on Wednesday, April 10, elephants, jugglers, trapezists and the large circus tent will all be back to wow audiences.
Vernon Harry Wiesand, a retired attorney and police magistrate who was a former city Recreation and Parks board president, died of stroke complications May 26 at the Anchorage Nursing Home in Salisbury. The former Mount Vernon Place resident was 92.
The so-called bullhook, a two-foot-long goad with a pointed end that elephant handlers have used for centuries to train and guide the huge creatures, has been the subject of a national debate that has had Baltimore talking since the Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus rolled into town.