From Harford County Councilman “Capt’n” Jim McMahan and Bel Air Commissioner Susan Burdette:
REMEMBER TO VOTE
MEDAL OF HONOR RECIPIENT
SARGENT ALFRED B HILTON – CIVIL WAR
This Saturday A luncheon in his honor followed by appropriate ceremony at AMES United Methodist Church, Baltimore Pike, Bel Air. Sponsored by
American Legion Post 55. 1100hrs to 1400hrs. Tickets are $25
SGT. Hilton is the ONLY Medal of Honor Recipient born in Harford County.
Friday, November 11, 2016
Fly the American Flag at Full-Staff
On Veterans Day we honor all people who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Veterans Day should not be confused with Memorial Day. Memorial Day is a day of remembrance for those who have died while serving our country. VETERANS DAY IS TO HONOR ALL WHO HAVE SERVED.
WREATHS FOR VETS
The time is now to make your donation to buy a wreath to be placed on a Veteran’s grave in Bel Air Memorial Gardens. Dick Gebhard of American Legion Post 39 is the coordinator of this years “Wreaths Across America” tribute. If you want to purchase a wreath for volunteers to place on a Veteran’s grave in Bel Air call Mr Gebhard now at 410.303.8138
Nov 3 The renowned Maryland State Boys Choir, will be in Harford County for two concerts. First at the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd 1515 Emmorton Road, Bel Air, Md. 7:30 PM The Tour Choir will present sacred masterworks, contemporary and traditional selections, gospel, spirituals and fork songs. Then on;
Nov 5, 2016 at 7:30, The Boys Choir will be singing at historic Bethel Presbyterian Church, 4135 Norrisville Road, White Hall, Md. Both concerts are free (an offering will be taken).A Wonderful opportunity to hear unique choral music from Maryland’s “Goodwill Ambassadors of Music”.
NOV 6 STANDARD TIME RESUMES.. Turn your clocks back and get an extra hour sleep.
NOV 10 BOOK TALK – at the LIRIODENDRON – All age books for Christmas giving. Luncheon and a review on new publications by the Harford County Public Library Staff. $35.00 Everyone raved about the Booktalk last June so don’t miss this Fall event. Call Leslie at 410 879 4424 for reservations.
NOV 10 FOR HARFORD COUNTY GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEE VETERANS breakfast. County office Building 212 S Main Street – First Floor… 0830 to 0930. To honor the service of the veterans who are now employed by Harford County Government.
NOV 26 SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY. Join your neighbors for Christmas Shopping and supporting your small businesses along Main Street at the same time. Our small shops have many unique gifts for holiday giving.
NOV 26-27 CCA FESTIVAL OF TREES Sponsored by the Chesapeake Cancer Alliance two days of decorated trees. Gingerbread houses wreaths and gifts. Adults $7 Children 12 and under free. Bel Air Armory, Main Street Bel Air
DEC 2 -3-4 GREENS SHOW AND DECORATOR HOUSE: The Liriodendron Mansion – 502 West Gordon Street Bel Air will be adorned in her festive attire as this 19th Century Palladian Style home of Dr. and Mrs. Howard Kelly is decorated to the “nines”. Fresh Green arrangements for sale. “Kissing Krystal” ornaments and Mistletoe Balls for sale also. The house is full of Poinsettia. Music from local singers on Sunday, refreshments and Gallery Art highlight this kick off of the Holiday Season. Check the Web-site for hours. LIRIOBELAIR.com Suggested donation Adults $5 at the door.
DEC 4 – THE 27TH ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARADE AND TREE LIGHTING in Bel Air. Main Street Concert at 2:30. Parade begins at 3:30 and Community bon fire with Tree Lighting, Cookies and Hot Chocolate in Shamrock Park behind Town Hall on Hickory Ave Bel Air
DEC 17 MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR VETERANS Prior to placing wreaths on 500 Veteran’s graves at Bel Air Memorial Gardens American Legion Post 39 will lead a memorial service in front of Bel Air Town Hall as a Holiday remembrance for our Veterans. Following the service volunteers will proceed to Bel Air Memorial Gardens where wreaths will be placed on all 500 Veteran’s graves.
It’s time to start thinking CHRISTMAS! If you are interested in applying to participate in the 2016 Town of Bel Air Christmas Parade on Sunday, December 4, 2016, please visit this Town web site to download the 2016 APPLICATION and RULES, at: http://md-belair.civicplus.com/226/Christmas-Parade