Middle school

Oakland Mills Fall Festival

Come out and enjoy a fun fall day at The Other Barn and Oakland Mills Village Center on Saturday October 1st at the Oakland Mills Fall Festival.  The Oakland Mills High School Band will open the festivities at 11:00 am in front of the Other Barn.  There will be continuous live entertainment in the Courtyard, festival food, a children's area, craft and community vendors and so much more.  The festival is FREE.  All are welcome.  For more information, please visit https://events658.wixsite.com/oakland-mills-fall-f or email

Journey to Bethlehem

Join us on December 1, 2, 3, or 4, 2022, from 5 – 8 pm for Glen Mar's Annual Journey to Bethlehem, a FREE outdoor Christmas experience for the whole family. Meet Roman soldiers, shepherds (and their sheep), and angels as you journey through the Christmas story and witness a variety of scenes taking place within a biblical marketplace. You’ll have four chances to enjoy this theatrical adventure. There will be driving and walking options.

Parenting Classes - FREE

HC DrugFree is offering another series of FREE parenting class for Howard County parents, guardians, and grandparents. This series of 5 classes will meet on Zoom on September 21, 28 and October 12, 19, and 26 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Adults are encouraged to attend all 5 classes to receive all the information.

Inside Out Mentoring Program

Inside Out Mentoring Program exists to support students from low income households and minority groups with learning recovery from the pandemic as well as provide mentorship to assist with living in a post pandemic world. We offer academic support in Math and Literacy after school. Additionally, we address social emotional learning by encouraging positive life skills through mentorship. Our program will begin with a PSAT Workshop on October 1st. Our volunteers will be present to offer academic support in preparing for the PSAT on October 12th.


Family Counseling

The National Family Resiliency Center, Inc., a 501(c) non-profit organization has been serving families in Howard County since 1991.  Services include Individual, family, pre-marital, marriage, separation/divorce therapy and therapy group programs.  Educational Programs include KidsConnes, Teen Connex, Parents and Co-Parents Forever Seminars.