Sep
23
Sat
ARTISANS AT WORK: INSPIRATIONS FROM THE PAST – FREE @ City Hall
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Experience the past with the Historical Society and living history artisans as they demonstrate colonial period crafts. Artisans’ crafts include tin smithing, blacksmithing, chair caning, candle making, weaving, quilting, and scrimshaw powder horn carving. Guests will be able to interact with the artisans, ask questions, and see first-hand how a local colonial artisan may have earned his or her living. Depending on the artisan, products may be available for sale.
During FallFest weekend, join the fun at Emerald Hill-City Hall, on Saturday, September 23rd, 10am-4pm. The event will be located on the grounds of the historic mansion at 1838 Emerald Hill Lane Westminster, MD 21157. Free admission. For more information, call 410-848-6494 or visit our website and Facebook.

Oct
7
Sat
New Windsor Heritage Museum-Open Every Saturday! @ New Windsor Heritage Museum
Oct 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

EXPLORE WITH US!

Visit our Museum

OPEN SATURDAYS 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Let one of our knowledgeable docents teach you something new about our town!

No Public Restrooms / Handicapped Parking Available

Museum Tour on DVD Upon Request

Due to the historic features of the 1812 building that houses the New Windsor Heritage Committee Museum, accessibility to guests with physical disabilities can be challenging. In order to provide the best possible experience to all guests, NWHC strives to accommodate guests with disabilities by providing alternative experiences, including a video tour, electronic records, and other accommodations to assist with guests’ special needs. With advance notice, we will make every effort to respond to special needs requests.

Contact us at 410-635-2602

Oct
17
Tue
BOX LUNCH TALKS $ ROUGH STONE TO LIVING MARBLE: THE SCULPTURE STUDIO OF WILLIAM HENRY RINEHART @ Grace Lutheran Church
Oct 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Jenny Carson, Professor at the Maryland Institute College of Art, explores the traditional method for creating marble sculptures by examining the daily operations of the sculpture studio of Carroll County native, William Henry Rinehart. The artist, who died in Rome in 1874, left behind ledgers, letters, and unfinished works that reveal the secrets of the sculptor’s studio, and help to provide a picture of how these magnificent marble sculptures were made.
Admission – $3.00 for members, $7.00 for non-members.
Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the dessert!
Thanks to our sponsors Jiffy Mart and Carroll County Maryland Office of Tourism for their generous support! For more information call 410-848-6494 x200.

Nov
19
Sun
Taneytown History Museum Closes for Season @ History Museum
Nov 19 @ 4:00 pm

The History Museum will be closing for the season at 4 pm November 19, 2017.

Nov
21
Tue
BOX LUNCH TALKS $ -EARLY PHOTOGRAPHERS OF CARROLL COUNTY @ Grace Lutheran Church
Nov 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

After its introduction in 1839, the new technology of photography spread rapidly around the world. In Carroll County, these historians with cameras captured a visual record of the county and its citizens. HSCC curator Cathy Baty looks at the work of some of the county’s early photographers.
Admission – $3.00 for members, $7.00 for non-members.
Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the dessert!
Thanks to our sponsors Jiffy Mart and Carroll County Maryland Office of Tourism for their generous support! For more information call 410-848-6494 x200.

Nov
27
Mon
Holiday of Trees, Wreaths & Centerpieces @ New Windsor State Bank
Nov 27 – Dec 16 all-day

The Holiday of Trees, Wreaths, and Centerpieces opens November 27th at 9 A.M.. It will be open each day, with the exception of Sunday, DURING REGULAR BANKING HOURS. It will close December 16, 2017. Prizes chosen by visitors votes.

Dec
2
Sat
New Windsor Heritage Museum-Open Every Saturday! @ New Windsor Heritage Museum
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

EXPLORE WITH US!

Visit our Museum

OPEN SATURDAYS 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Let one of our knowledgeable docents teach you something new about our town!

No Public Restrooms / Handicapped Parking Available

Museum Tour on DVD Upon Request

Due to the historic features of the 1812 building that houses the New Windsor Heritage Committee Museum, accessibility to guests with physical disabilities can be challenging. In order to provide the best possible experience to all guests, NWHC strives to accommodate guests with disabilities by providing alternative experiences, including a video tour, electronic records, and other accommodations to assist with guests’ special needs. With advance notice, we will make every effort to respond to special needs requests.

Contact us at 410-635-2602

Dec
19
Tue
BOX LUNCH TALKS $ A HISTORY OF R.D. BOWMAN & SONS @ Grace Lutheran Church
Dec 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

R.D. Bowman & Sons, Inc., was founded in 1929 by Ralph D Bowman in Union Mills. The current owners—Dale and Dirk Bowman—are grandsons of the founder and have continued to serve the agricultural community despite the many changes that have occurred.
Admission – $3.00 for members, $7.00 for non-members.
Bring your lunch and we’ll provide the dessert!
Thanks to our sponsors Jiffy Mart and Carroll County Maryland Office of Tourism for their generous support! For more information call 410-848-6494 x200.