Fire Prevention Open House

Please join us on Saturday, October 1st from 12-4PM for our annual Savage Volunteer Fire Company Fire Prevention Open House! This is a community outreach event where we invite the community to visit the fire house and participate in a variety of educational and hands-on activites for the whole family.

  • Fire Station and Apparatus Tours
  • Face Painter (12-3:30PM)
  • Sparky the Dog Mascot
  • Giveaways and Educational Material
  • Bake Sale
  • Refreshments: Hot Dogs and Drinks

Scholarship and Award Opportunities for Middle and High School Students and All Teachers.

The VFW offers two programs annually for Middle and High School students to win awards and money. We also recognize an outstanding teacher nominated by staff, faculty, parents or family who exemplify professionalism and excellence.   All entries are due by Oct 31, 2022. A link below is provided to get more information of you can contact Larry Buehler at, or vfw7472yinglingridgley@gmail

 The Patriot Pen program is a youth essay competition. National prize is $5,000. 

Walktober 2022

Join the Howard County Local Health Improvement Coalition (HCLHIC) and local partners for a month of walk/move events called Walktober 2022, a celebration of our State’s official exercise and a call to action to promote walking for improved health for residents of all ages and abilities.

Stronger Together - Blue Star Families and Howard County Govt Welcome Week Event

1 October – Welcome Week – Stronger Together event.

We know that relocations can impact the daily lives of military and Veteran families. Moving to a new area is a challenge and the past year has had its own challenges. Join Blue Star Families of Baltimore and

Howard County Government as we welcome military, veterans, and their families who have moved to the area within the past 12-15 months. We know that we are Stronger Together!

The event includes free food, ice cream, live entertainment, activities and resource vendors.

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 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.



Featuring Opera Baltimore with German Fare, Drink, Music in Clarksville 

Opera Baltimore joins host St. Louis Concert Series for a big oompah wilkommen to Oktoberfest with German fare, drink and music 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 21, at the Church Social Hall in Clarksville. The program, ranging from opera to cabaret, will replicate Munich’s premier autumnal festivities, featuring area singers and musicians.