Events

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Apr
19
Tue
Lifetime Transitions Seminar #2: Legal Issues
Apr 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lifetime Transitions Seminar #2: Legal Issues @ The Hawthorn Center | Columbia | Maryland | United States

Facing an empty nest and wondering about the future? We can help! Hickory Ridge Community Association and Nancy McCord of Long & Foster Realtors Columbia are once again hosting our popular series of seminars to help older adults plan for the transition into senior life. These informative seminars are FREE, but pre-registration is required. Register for all three events, or only the one(s) you need.

If you prefer to register by phone, call the village office at 410-730-7327. Questions about seminar content and speakers should be directed to Nancy McCord at 443-285-9209.

 

May
3
Tue
Lifetime Transitions Seminar #3: Housing
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Lifetime Transitions Seminar #3: Housing @ The Hawthorn Center | Columbia | Maryland | United States

Facing an empty nest and wondering about the future? We can help! Hickory Ridge Community Association and Nancy McCord of Long & Foster Realtors Columbia are once again hosting our popular series of seminars to help older adults plan for the transition into senior life. These informative seminars are FREE, but pre-registration is required. Register for all three events, or only the one(s) you need.

If you prefer to register by phone, call the village office at 410-730-7327. Questions about seminar content and speakers should be directed to Nancy McCord at 443-285-9209.

 

Jun
10
Fri
Ice Cream Social
Jun 10 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Ice Cream Social @ The Hawthorn Center | Columbia | Maryland | United States

Our annual Ice Cream Social is scheduled for Friday, June 10 from 7:00—8:30 pm. Bring the whole family and enjoy a sweet treat at rock bottom prices, only $2 per person or $5 for the family. The event features ICE CREAM with lots of sauces, whipped cream and toppings. Bring your kids, your neighbors, or even your neighbors’ kids and enjoy a bowl of ice cream. It’s cool, baby!

 

Sep
17
Sat
Village-Wide Yard Sale Day
Sep 17 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Village-Wide Yard Sale Day @ Your house!

For Buyers:

The Hickory Ridge Village-Wide Yard Sale will take place on Saturday, September 17 from 8 am-noon throughout Hickory Ridge! Look for red ribbons on street signs, indicating a participating street. A full list of streets that will have yard sales will be published at www.hickoryridgevillage.org the week of the sale.

For Sellers:

If you live in Hickory Ridge and want to participate,  call or stop by the village office to register. We will put your name and street on our master list and give you a long red ribbon. That ribbon, tied to your street sign, will alert shoppers (we also recommend making your own signs). We place a classified ad in the Columbia Flier and list the yard sale on several web sites, so you can focus on selling your stuff!

Jan
20
Fri
Family Bingo Night
Jan 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Bingo and Cardmaking-what a creative combination! We provide disposable bingo cards at 5 for $1, drinks for 75 cents each and free snacks. We play until 9:00 pm, when we end the night with a “fill-the-card” round. Winners take home prizes and cash. Between bingo games, we invite you to help us make Valentine’s Day cards to be delivered to local clients of Meals on Wheels. All craft materials will be provided.

No reservations required; just show up and be ready to play!

 

Mar
10
Fri
Family Bingo Night
Mar 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Bingo and Cardmaking-what a creative combination! We provide disposable bingo cards at 5 for $1, drinks for 75 cents each and free snacks. We play until 9:00 pm, when we end the night with a “fill-the-card” round. Winners take home prizes and cash. Between bingo games, we invite you to help us make Valentine’s Day cards to be delivered to local clients of Meals on Wheels. All craft materials will be provided.

No reservations required; just show up and be ready to play!

 

Mar
11
Sat
FREE Hands-Only CPR Training
Mar 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am

Learn how to save a life for FREE! Sudden Cardiac Arrest can happen to anyone, anytime, anywhere and kills someone every two minutes in the U.S. This informal, 1 hour class teaches the simple steps of Hands-Only CPR for victims over the age of eight years old. Training will be provided by an instructor from Howard County Fire & Rescue Services. This is NOT a certification class.

Apr
3
Mon
Meet the Candidates
Apr 3 @ 7:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Meet the Candidates @ The Hawthorn Center | Columbia | Maryland | United States

You will have the opportunity to meet the candidates  for Village Board and Columbia Association (CA) Board on Monday, April 3 at 7:00 pm at The Hawthorn Center. Ask them all your burning questions about issues facing Columbia and enjoy free refreshments. This is your opportunity to meet the candidates face to face before you vote!

 

Apr
29
Sat
Village Election
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Village Election @ The Hawthorn Center | Columbia | Maryland | United States

Saturday, April 29, is Village Election Day in all ten Columbia villages. Hickory Ridge Community Association members can vote at The Hawthorn Center at 6175 Sunny Spring from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  We will also be holding a shredding and electronics recycling event on this date, so please join us!

A few village election rules to remember:

  • According to our legal documents, only one vote per household may be cast. The same applies for renters: one vote per lease. However, both the owner and tenant of a property may vote.
  • If your name is not listed on our official printout of property owners, please be prepared with identification that verifies your residency in our village.
  • Outstanding covenant violations on your property that have been sent to CA for legal action may impact your eligibility to vote.

 

Apr
28
Sat
Village Elections & Shredding
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Saturday, April 28, is Village Election Day in all ten Columbia villages. Hickory Ridge Community Association members can vote at The Hawthorn Center at 6175 Sunny Spring from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  We will also be holding a shredding and electronics recycling event on this date from 9 am until noon, so please join us!

A few village election rules to remember:

  • According to our legal documents, only one vote per household may be cast. The same applies for renters: one vote per lease. However, both the owner and tenant of a property may vote.
  • If your name is not listed on our official printout of property owners, please be prepared with identification that verifies your residency in our village.
  • Outstanding covenant violations on your property that have been sent to CA for legal action may impact your eligibility to vote.