Middle school

Every Step Counts Autism Walk & 5K Run

Join us in-person or virtually for the Howard County Autism Society’s Every Step Counts Autism Walk & 5K Run! The event brings together those touched by Autism and members of the community in a supportive, energizing and fun environment. Along with the race itself, enjoy the 5K’s village featuring sponsors, family-friendly activities and entertainment, grab-and-go snacks, and more.

Summer Slam Basketball Tournament

The Pearl Foundation, Inc. in partnership with the Kappa Community Development Foundation, Inc. & the Office of Calvin Ball, Howard County Executive are sponsoring a Basketball Tournament for youth ages 11 to 16 years old.  The event takes place on Saturday, August 13, 8:30 AM-6:30 PM and Sunday, August 14, 9:30 AM-2:30 pm. 

Activities in addition to basketball include: DJ, Food Trucks, Line Dancing, Prizes, and Vendors.

Donations to benefit Howard Community College Food Pantry.

Climate Change Solutionists for 6th grade HCPSS students

The Howard County Conservancy is pleased to invite all rising 6th grade students to apply to participate in the Climate Change Solutionist program for the 2022-2023 school year.  This program is open to any 2022-2023 6th grader attending a Howard County Public school. Solutionists will participate in four Sunday meetings with mentors from the Howard County Conservancy. The meetings will include learning about climate change and how to take action in your own community.

Student Musician Volunteers needed!!

Do you like to sing? Do you play an instrument? Do you want to help the community? 

Come and join UNMUTE student musician group to share your love and music talents with senior residents. UNMUTE is a national 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded and led by K-12 students. UNMUTE strives to promote a better society through the power of music, youth volunteerism, and youth development.

Student musicians: All music levels and music genres are welcome! 


International Student Exchange Volunteer Host Families Needed

International Student Exchange is looking for volunteer host families to host exchange students for the 2022-2023 school year.  Students have all types of interests, speak English, want to learn about America, and share their culture with your family.  Host families provide a warm, loving home, 3 meals a day, and transportation.  Students bring spending money, have insurance.  Learn more about exchange today. www.midsouth.iseusa.org 

Sandy Vitez Regional Manager


JA Entrepreneurship Summer Experience

The JA Entrepreneurship Summer Experience will teach students the mindset and the skills needed for success from aspiring entrepreneurs and innovators from the Maryland region through enrichment activities and engaging mentor moments. Students will also learn the importance of BMF cluster program completion and become equipped with tools to help guide them through their high school years. 

Wizardry ON ICE!

Come join our "Wizardy ON ICE!" where you will be entertained by Harry Potter characters during a fun time for your entire family. Our skaters will help you enter the world of magic with their artistry and incredible jumps and spins. SATURDAY shows @5:30 and 7:15pm, SUNDAY shows at 4:30pm and 6:15pm.

Wilde Lake Community Association Summer Theater Camps

For any child who loves to perform and/or parents looking for a creative outlet for their kids - the Wilde Lake Community Association is hosting August Summer Theater Camps for rising 2nd-8th graders.  Each week will culminate in a performance for family and friends, where everyone is given the opportunity to participate.  Our summer camps are where friendships begin, talents are discovered, and confidence emerges!  10% discount for educators with proof of employment.