From Harford County Councilman Jim McMahan:
COMCAST CABLE IS SEEKING RENEWAL OF THEIR CONTRACT WITH HARFORD COUNTY. The County Council is seeking CITIZEN COMMENTS on the renewal application. Please go to the Harford County Government Web Site and click on County Council. Your input is necessary in this renewal process.
HAPPY THANKSGIVING – GIVE THANKS!
NOV 29 MASON DIXON LARGE SCALE RAILROAD SOCIETY Christmas display of trains in the Bel Air Town Center . Trains will run Thursday and Fridays 4 PM to 8 PM Saturdays 10 to 8 – Sundays Noon to 4 PM. DECEMBER 7TH DISPLAY OF MILITARY TRAINS Last Run January 11 2014 Admission is FREE
NOV 30 SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY IN BEL AIR – Shop, Dine, Buy, and Support LOCALLY Owned Businesses This Holiday Season
NOV 30 TO DEC 31 DRIVE THRU CHRISTMAS LIGHT DISPLAY. Over 20,000 lights illuminated at St Matthews Lutheran Church Campus for the Christmas Season. Display will be every night from 6 PM to 10 PM – Churchville Road opposite Walgreens and Applebees .
NOV 30 to DEC 1 CCA FESTIVAL OF TREES to benefit Chesapeake Cancer Alliance. Bel Air Armory Main Street Bel Air 10 AM to 4 PM Trees,wreaths and gingerbread houses will be sold by silent auctiuon. Also vendors with fresh greens, baked table and crafts. Admission $6 Children 12 and under FREE find a $1 coupon at www.chesapeakecanceralliance.com
DEC 1 BEL AIR CHRISTMAS PARADE AND FESTIVITIES. Parade starts at 3:30 PM with a band concert prior starting at 2:30. Cookies, Hot Chocolate and Community Bonfire in Shamrock Park with the Bel Air Community Band around 4 PM There will be a Christmas Tree Lighting and Menorah lighting at the Band Shell with Carols and the usual Elves-Reindeer and Ol St. Nick himself. A cultural event that features the two great faiths of our nation can be shared by the community and is a learning experience for young and old alike. Your truly, Captain Jim, will be the emcee at the band shell for the event.
DEC 4 ANNUAL CHANUKAH CANDLE LIGHTING AT TEMPLE ADAS SHALOM Rt 155 and Earlton Road. Begins at 6:00 PM Chanukah Foods and full dinners available for just $8 Eat in or Take Out. Open to the public. All are welcome.
DEC 5 HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE at the Hays – Heighe House on the campus of Harford Community College 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM Sample Holiday treats, See the traditions of the American Home for the Holidays and be entertained by HCC Students. Admission is free.
DEC 7 SUSQUEHANNA SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA Annual Christmas Concert. “Some Assembly Required” 7:30 PM Mark your calendar. Bel Air High School. Selections include Theldon Myers’ – People Look East – Todd Goodman and Justin Cober-Lake – Some Assembly Required – Percy Grainger – The Sussex Mummer’s Christmas Carol – Benjamin Britten – Men of Goodwill (Variations on a Christmas Carol)- Leon Jessel, arr.Donald Raff – Parade of the Wooden Soldiers arr. Folus – A Hanukah Celebration – arr. Chase – Christmas Memories
And the Annual Favorite – Christmas Sing Along with the conductor Sheldon Bair.
DEC 8 BEL AIR COMMUNITY BAND CONCERT. Annual Christmas musical featuring local musicians which make up this 80 piece band. The concert begins at 3:00 p.m. at Bel Air High School. Free Admission. For more info email BACB@verizon.net
DEC 13-15: Ladew Topiary Gardens Christmas Open House weekend – 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., “Christmas Through the Ages” – enjoy Christmas in the country; tour the beautifully decorated Manor House, fully stocked gift shop, and gallery loaded with fresh greens and holiday arrangements. For more information, call 410-557-9570 or visit www.ladewgardens.com.
DEC 15 BEL AIR COMMUNITY CHORUS “CHRISTMAS AT THE MOVIES” 7:00PM Bel Air High School Auditorium Featuring songs from your favorite Christmas Movies. Free Admission
DEC 15th DINNER WITH SANTA.. Jarrettsville V F W Post 8672. 1714 Nirse Road Forest Hill MD 1:00 Pm to 3:00 PM with Santa Arriving at 1:15 PM Adults $4.00 Kids 6 to 12 43.00 5 and under FREE Call 410 838 6024 for reservations
SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL FARMERS OUTLETS.