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Join us for another wonderful 50+ Lunch & Learn at The Hawthorn Center! Enjoy a delicious lunch and learn about all the wonderful sights and activities you can visit right here in Howard County. Rachelina Bonacci from the Howard County Office of Tourism will share information about Howard County’s best shopping, sightseeing, events, and restaurants. You won’t believe all the wonderful treasures hidden right in our community! The cost is $5 per person and includes lunch.
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.
Have you ever wondered “What kind of tree is this?” or, “How do trees benefit the environment?” The Howard County Forestry Board and the Hickory Ridge Watershed Advisory Committee are co-sponsoring a Guided Tree Walk with certified arborists, entomologists and horticulturists to help you understand the value of trees to the watershed and wildlife, as well as how to identify various types of trees by their leaves, bark, fruit and flowers. Join us on Sunday, June 7 from 4—5:30 pm to walk along the CA pathways near Clemens Crossing Elementary School in Hickory Ridge. Wear comfortable shoes, as the walk will cover about 1.5 miles. All ages and abilities are welcome! Please call the village office for more information and to RSVP.
Join us for a community meeting with the Howard County Police Department. This is your opportunity to learn how you can prevent crime in your neighborhood, including how to start a Neighborhood Watch program. Police will also share information about crime trends in Hickory Ridge, the new pathway patrol program, and more! Call the village office with questions—no registration required.
This FREE program will begin with a variety of valuable information on pet health and safety, including instruction in pet first aid and CPR as well as how to keep your pet safe during the hot summer months. The second part of the program will focus on pet bereavement, and will include an optional pet memorial ceremony for those attending the event.