New to the area? Hah! April, May and October can be some crazy-making months with events, galas, parties and more. The other months can be chockful of interesting and social events, but in this area of the world, April, May and October are over the top. Well, here are a few more events you may want to add to your social calendar.
Definitely! The HoCoBlogs party – May 28th, 5:30 – 7:30 pm
A party for bloggers and their readers. DJ, complimentary hors d’houevres, happy hour specials. A wonderful host with Alexandra’s Restaurant. Fun at the shutterbooth photo booth. Mingling. Great conversations. A lovely and welcoming event … if I say so myself. Check out the new tool we’re using and how we can help you meet more interesting people. Bring cash for the bar and download EventJoy on your phone. Please help us share this party announcement in your local network. And, bless your souls, someone come and take great photos and post them on your social network. #HoCoParties #HoCoPeople Deets here.
Wine in the Garden 2014 - May 29th, 5 – 8 pm
This is the Howard County Conservancy’s gala: “Stroll through the garden tasting fine wine and craft beer, sample food from local restaurants/caterers, listen to bluegrass music and browse our large silent auction filled with unique items such as artwork, getaways and more. This event will move inside in bad weather. Event proceeds benefit the Conservancy’s environmental education and preservation programs.” #HoCoNature @HCConservancy Deets here.
Columbia Market Analysis and Economic Development Services – May 29th, 7-9 pm.
Highly recommended! “The fourth and final public meeting of the Columbia Market Analysis and Economic Development Services study. The consultants will discuss their recommendations for the eight village centers and the GE-Dobbin-Snowden River Parkway corridors. The meeting will be at Howard Community College, Rouse Company Foundation Student Services Hall, Room 400.” #CAVillages @ColumbiaAssn Deets here.
Golf to End Cancer … if you dare! June 5th
“Join us Thursday, June 5, for the VersaTech Golf To End Cancer Maryland Golf Outing. There will be plenty of fun and birdies at a golf outing to benefit two cancer-fighting charities: the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – Maryland Chapter (www.lls.org/md) and Marathon of Miracles (www.marathonofmiracles.org). This will be a great day of fun golf, with an amazing gift bag of healthy items from wellness sponsors.” Creative hole sponsorships available. #HoCoGolf #HoCoCharity Deets here.
Lakefront concerts – Wednesdays, 12 noon – 2 pm
“The concerts are held every Wednesday from noon to 2 p.m. This year’s performers include series favorites and popular local musicians from a wide variety of musical styles, including blues, electro-acoustic, folk, funk, R&B, reggae, rock, soul and steel drum.” #LakeKit. #HoCoMusic. Deets here.