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Shredding & E-Cycling
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Shredding & E-Cycling @ The Hawthorn Center

On Saturday, April 27 from 9 am-Noon we will have shredding and electronic recycling trucks in the parking lot of The Hawthorn Center. Residents may bring up to 3 bags or boxes of paper per household for shredding. (No business shredding, please.) Items accepted for electronic recycling include computers & desktop components, cell phones, office equipment, televisions and more – see below for a full list. New this year: there is NO FEE for televisions!

This event is free for Hickory Ridge residents. If you live outside of Hickory Ridge or on an outparcel (no CPRA), you will be charged a $3 entrance fee. Please be prepared to show proof of address.

Questions? Call the office at 410-730-7327.


Items Accepted for E-Cycling:

      • Computers
      • Laptops/Notebooks
      • Keyboards/Mice/Cables
      • Monitors
      • Printers
      • Scanners
      • Cell Phones & Regular Phones
      • Fax & Answering Machines
      • VCRs, Cable Boxes
      • Stereo Equipment
      • Battery Backups – No Alkaline
      • Televisions, including console TVs (no projection TVs)

NOT accepted:

Microwaves, Refrigerators, Washer/Dryers, Toasters,
Dishwashers, Household appliances

Not on the list? Please call Electronic Solution Services: 410-536-1111 Ext :105

Neighborhood Story Hour – April
Apr 30 @ 10:30 am


Bring the little ones to The Hawthorn Center to enjoy some classic stories and meet other parents/grandparents/caregivers in your neighborhood. Free! Coffee and kid-friendly snacks provided. No registration required – just show up ready for fun!


This month: In honor of Jazz Appreciation Month, we’ll be exploring jazz music through stories and songs.



Note: this month Story Hour takes place on a Tuesday.
(We’re going to continue alternating days of the week to accommodate more of our preschool friends.)

RAC Meeting
May 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Dot Mandala Workshop
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Dot Mandala Workshop @ The Hawthorn Center

What is dotting? It’s art, it’s meditation, and it’s lots of fun! Learn the basics of dotting at this fun and relaxing workshop on Thursday, May 2 from 7-9 pm at The Hawthorn Center. Local artist Sheryl Berger will walk you through step-by-step instructions to create beautiful art beginning with a simple dot. Leave with a completed 4×4 canvas, instruction workbook, and all skills needed to continue the journey on your own. $35 per person. All supplies included, as well as wine/beverages and snacks. Kids 12+ may participate with an accompanying adult. Advance registration is required and space is limited. Click below to register now!

Dot Mandala Workshop


Village Board Meeting
May 6 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Hickory Ridge Village Board Meeting


50+ Lunch
May 15 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Join us on Wednesday, May 15 from 11:30 am—1 pm for our semi-annual 50+ lunch at The Hawthorn Center. Enjoy a delicious deli-style lunch along with fabulous entertainment from oldies variety duo Rearview Mirror. Mixing music with comedy, dancing and more, this popular duo promises a performance that’s fun for all.

$5 per person, pay at the door.
Registration required by May 8th: please call the village office at 410-730-7327 or email


Oldies Variety duo Rearview Mirror: Iris Hirsch and Glenn Bullion
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RAC Meeting
May 15 @ 7:30 pm
Flea Market
May 18 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Flea Market @ The Hawthorn Center

Have you joined the decluttering craze? Get rid of your stuff AND make money by participating in our annual Flea Market in the Hawthorn Center parking lot. This year’s event will take place Saturday, May 18, 8am-noon. Parking spaces are $15 each or $25/two, first come first served. Register in person at The Hawthorn Center beginning April 5. If you have questions, please email or call the village office at 410-730-7327.

Village Board Meeting
May 20 @ 7:30 pm
Village Board Meeting
Jun 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Hickory Ridge Village Board Meeting