Walking Tour of St. John Cemetery

50 E Green St, Westminster, MD 21157

Join HSCC on Saturday, September 17 at 10 a.m. for a walking tour of one of Carroll County’s historic cemeteries: St. John Catholic Cemetery in Westminster. The tour will be led by HSCC volunteer Steve Sinnott. The cemetery dates to 1789 and occupies the area between the church grounds and East Green Street. With over 1,700 [...]

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.

Coffee with Jason: Brent Glass Recap


Join Jason to hear about what came out of the Society’s September 21st strategic planning retreat with Dr. Brent Glass. We will talk about next steps for the Society and solicit your feedback about the Society’s future.

Kimmey Bookshop Signings

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

Stop by on Thursday October 27, 10:30 a.m. – noon, to meet Frank Batavick and get your copy of Time’s Crossroads: The History of New Windsor, MD.

Annual Meeting 2022

Westminster Riding Club 366 North Colonial Avenue, Westminster, MD

Registration for this event is now closed

Coffee with Jason: Partnerships


For this coffee chat with Jason, we encourage any partner organization, or organizations interested in partnering, to join the call and share their perspective on how we can work together now and into the future.

Celebrating America: Fall History Expo

Visit with local organizations and attend mini-presentations by the Friends of Robert Moton High School, Ellsworth Cemetery, and John Boag, Curator and Miller of Union Mills Homestead. Free and open to the public.