Reunion — Building a Better City: Columbia’s Legacy and Promise

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Sep

Reunion — Building a Better City: Columbia’s Legacy and Promise

Event • 5-8 p.m — Former and current community members are invited to attend “Building a Better City: Columbia’s Legacy and Promise” on Tuesday, Sept. 19, from 5-8 p.m., at the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center at Howard Community College. A “small plates” supper with local beers and wine will precede a special program featuring expert …

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Sep

Color Columbia Plein Air Paint Out

Outside • Art — 8:30am-7pm — In celebration of Columbia’s 50th Birthday, Color Columbia: Plein Air Paint Out will take place on Saturday, Sept. 9 from 8:30am-7pm at Lake Kittamaqundi. More than 60 artists will ditch their studios for the day to paint al fresco — capturing wildlife, nature and the serene views around two of …

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Sep

Rethinking Retirement: Shattering Myths and Stereotypes of Older Adults

Workshop • 9 a.m.-noon – Featuring keynote address by Jennifer L. FitzPatrick, a noted gerontologist and author, who will focus on “Shattering Myths & Stereotypes” in a society that idealizes youth and dreads aging. FitzPatrick is the author of “Cruising Through Caregiving: Reducing the Stress of Caring for Your Loved One.” The free program is designed …

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Sep

Hops and Harvest Festival

Outside • Beer • Food • Music — Two sessions: Midday from 12-4pm and Twilight from 5-9pm. — It’s the second annual Howard County Hops and Harvest Festival featuring the best of local brews, delectable eats, and magnificent music.

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Sep

OPUS 1 – Merriweather

Outside • Music  • Art — At OPUS 1, art, music and technology converge for an enchanting evening in the forest. Inspired by the spirit of the woods, OPUS 1 is curated for discovery and exploration of immersive art installations, mesmerizing music performances and treetop projection mapping. Enjoy food and drinks from DC and Baltimore in …

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Aug

Merriweather Movie Night — School of Rock

Outside • Film – Doors: 5:30 pm Show: 7:30 pm — School’s almost back in session, so what better way to cap-off summer than with this film about a down-on-his-luck musician who teaches a group of prep school students about the ways of rock-and-roll. Full of laughs and classic rock songs, School of Rock is great …