K-5th grade

Angel Tree Christmas Gift Program

CHRISTMAS ANGELTREE PROGRAM 2023 – Howard County Gifts for Children 12 and under **Proof of parent/guardianship REQUIRED**

Applications will be taken: September 11 th – 22nd 2023 Monday through Friday 10:00am – 2:00pm Evening Hours: Tuesday, September 12th & Monday, September 18th, 5:00-7:00 pm. 

6760 Alexander Bell Drive, Ste. 180 Columbia, MD 21046 

Good News Club at Forest Ridge ES

Good News Club is an after-school club where students can have fun while learning Bible stories, singing songs, and playing games. The club is affiliated with Child Evangelism Fellowship, which is a non-denominational organization active in 50 states and 150 foreign countries. This club is a safe place where every child is valued as a beautiful creation of God.

The SpongeBob Musical

Who lives in a pineapple under the sea and became the hottest star on Broadway? Why, it's SpongeBob SquarePants! And now he’s ready to ride the wave to Howard County's premiere community theater to entertain and delight audiences in this brilliant, bright, hilarious, and brand-new musical.

Veteran Owned Small Biz Expo

Attend Howard County’s first Veteran Owned Small Biz Expo to celebrate Howard County Business Appreciation Week and National Veteran’s Small Business Appreciation Week. Sponsored by the Howard County Office of Veterans and Military Families, come experience veteran owned small businesses, live entertainment, vendors, food, and activities.


October 28th, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Ellicott City Volunteer Fire Dept. Annual Open House

Ellicott City Volunteer Fire Department Annual Open House

-Cooking safety starts with YOU!

-Saturday, October 14, 2023, 1:00 - 4:00 pm

-ECVFD Station 2, 4150 Montgomery Road, Ellicott City 21043

-Family friendly activities:  Fire engine and ambulance tours, Junior Firefighter Challenge, Jaws of Life - see our volunteers cut up a car, learn about cooking safety, suit up like a firefighter/EMS, hands only CPR, blood pressure screenings, and  squirt the fire hose!


Organization that caters to the youth and young adults. We  foster the development of leadership qualities through a commitment to education and community involvement. We aim to provide our constituents with versatile experiences through scholastic empowerment, athletic conditioning, and cultural exposure. We believe in guiding our youth to Seeing Obstacles as Lessons Understanding Trials Induce Opportunities  for Next Steps (SOLUTIONS) mentality.

September 11th & 14th


5th & 6th Grade Girls 6:00 PM -7:00 PM

Festival of India - Diwali Mela

BIGGEST DESI ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING EXTRAVAGANZA IN MARYLAND! On September 16th & 17th, 2023, all roads lead to Howard County Fairgrounds for a TASTE OF ALL THINGS INDIAN!

PRE-DIWALI CELEBRATION - get ready for the festive season! 

Live Entertainment, Classical & Bollywood Dances, Fashion Show, Tons of DESI Shopping - Clothing, Jewelry, Gifts, Handicrafts, Kids Corner, Games, Magic Show, and more!