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Action-A-Day 3/4: Self Care Saturday

ACTION: Enjoy a day out with family or friends at the Annual Penguin Random House Book Fair!  Events run from 9:00am to 4:00pm at Carroll Community College.  Later this evening, visit the Carroll Arts Council to listen to Molsky’s Mountain Drifters presented by Common Ground on the Hill at 8:00pm. 

Continue the fun tomorrow at Bear Branch Nature Center for the 31st Annual Maple Sugarin’ Festival and Pancake Breakfast from 10:30am – 3:00pm. 

 

BACKGROUND INFO: Enjoy food, fun and activities for all ages at the Annual Penguin Random House Book Fair at Carroll Community College.  Check out some new books, attend author book talks and signings, and many more family-friendly activities.  Events begin at 9:00am and run until 4:00pm.  Admission is free, and all proceeds benefit student scholarships at CCC. 

http://www.carrollcc.edu/about/give/book-fair/

Afterwards, check out Molsky’s Mountain Drifters performing at the Carroll Arts Council at 8:00pm, presented by Common Ground on the Hill. 

Bruce Molsky, “one of America’s premier fiddling talents” (Mother Jones) and Grammy-nominated artist on fiddle, banjo, guitar and song is delighted to present his new group already on tour in the US. Clawhammer banjo player Allison de Groot combines wide ranging virtuosity and passion for old-time music. Boston-based Stash Wyslouch is one of bluegrass’ great young genre-bending pioneers. This is an old-time band exploring fresh approaches. Welcome to the journey!

http://www.carrollcountyartscouncil.org/eventdetail.asp?event_id=1661

Looking for something to do tomorrow morning before the Carroll CAN monthly meeting at Finksburg Library?  Drop by the 31st Annual Maple Sugarin’ Festival and Pancake Breakfast at Bear Branch Nature Center from 10:30am – 3:00pm! Events include tapping demonstrations, living history demonstrations, crafts, and hayrides.  This year, for the first time ever the festival will also include a Maple Chili Cook-off! 

$5 parking fee; breakfast available until 2pm at $4 per plate

http://ccgovernment.carr.org/ccg/recpark/hashawha/docs/Maple%20Fest%20Flyer%202017.pdf?x=1488423958221