May 21, 2022 – Past Times for Children: One Room Schoolhouse, teacher Wendy Raith

216 East Main Street Westminster

Children will learn what it is like to attend school in the 1800s.  They will visit one room schoolhouse through creative play, various activities and stories.  A quill pen and ink will be provided for practicing their writing skills. Past Time registration MUST be a week BEFORE the class.

July 17 – Sundae Scoop

210 East Main St. 210 East Main Street, Westminster, MD

Come celebrate National Ice Cream Day with HSCC on Sunday, July 17 from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.  After a two-year hiatus, we're delighted to be hosting our Sundae Scoop event again.  Try your hand at cranking an ice cream maker and taste delicious home-made ice cream. Enjoy games on the lawn behind the Sherman-Fisher-Shellman House. [...]

August 20, 2022 – Past Times for Children: Rural Free Delivery

216 East Main Street Westminster

Carroll County is very lucky to be able to claim that we were the first rural free delivery of mail in the United States. Children will meet Owney, the mail dog, and through him, learn about rural free mail. They will create their own mail bag to take home to continue their 1800s adventure. Past Time registration MUST be a week BEFORE the class.

$6.00

September 20, 2022 – Box Lunch Talk: A Tale of Ten Tanneries – Sam Riley

Grace Lutheran Church 21 Carroll St, Westminster, MD

Following an investigation of the Shriver Tannery at Union Mills, Sam Riley will turn to a larger discussion of tanneries in Carroll County with a focus on the ten tanneries in the area between Sam’s Creek and Union Mills in 1820.