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  • January 15 (Monday)

Annual VPAA Faculty and Staff Exhibition

  • January 18 to February 18, Harford Community College, Student Center, Chesapeake Gallery

Harford Community College’s Visual, Performing and Applied Arts faculty present an exhibit of paintings, sculpture, photographs, digital art, and ceramics. The ticketed opening reception will be part of the larger Winter Doldrums activities and will take place on Sunday, January 28 from 4 to 5 PM. Regular exhibition hours: Monday to Thursday, 8:30 AM to 7 PM and Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

NEW – Harford Community College STEM Day

  • January 20 (Saturday), 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM, Harford Community College, Aberdeen Hall, Room 224

Keynote speaker Paul Scholz, Deputy Director, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Office for Coastal Management, will present "Use of Science for Decision Making Related to Coastal Inundation and Sea Level Rise.” There will be breakout sessions to showcase student and faculty projects or research. In addition, guest speaker Debra Bond Cancro, CEO, VoiceVibes, will present “Voice Vibes: Artificial Intelligence Meets the Humanities.” From 12:20 to 1:30 p.m. there will be a faculty panel, student awards, a STEM student panel, and closing remarks. Light refreshments will be served. The free event is open to all. Email to register.

Oral History Presentation and Reception

  • January 21 (Sunday), 2 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Center

Harford Community College will honor those who shared their memories with Professor of History Dr. James Karmel for the College’s 60th Anniversary Oral History Project. Hear their compelling stories of how the College has come to be where it is today and share in the vision of all that is yet to come. A reception will follow the presentation where guests can mingle with the narrators of the College’s history and returning retirees, who will add to the treasure trove of College lore. Join in celebrating our past, present, and the journey that lies ahead! Free; ticket required for admission. or 443-412-2211

The Winter Doldrums: A Sunday Afternoon of Music and Fine Art

  • January 28 (Sunday), Harford Community College, 3-5 PM

Join us for the annual Harford Community College music faculty concert and fine art faculty art and photography exhibition. HCC’s Visual, Performing and Applied Arts faculty present an exhibit of paintings, sculpture, photographs, digital art, and ceramics. Their recent work, which includes a wide variety of media and conceptual ideas, is truly a highlight of our exhibition season. There will be a reception with light refreshments in the Globe Café featuring jazz performed by HCC’s jazz artists in residence, “After Hours.” or 443-412-2211

Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance

  • January 31 (Wednesday), 7:30 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Theater

A chamber music theatre work conceived and performed by The Core Ensemble for actor and trio (cello, piano and percussion). The work celebrates the lives of the great African-American poets Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen, and Claude McKay, as seen through the eyes of the great muralist and painter Aaron Douglas. Text is by Akin Babatunde. The musical score includes works by jazz giants Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, Billy Strayhorn, Thelonius Monk and Charles Mingus as well as concert music by Jeffrey Mumford and George Walker. or 443-412-2211

NEW – Mr. Popper’s Penguins

  • February 2 (Friday), 7 PM, Amoss Center, Bel Air

Painter and decorator by day, Mr. Popper spends his time dreaming of Antarctic adventures. He is astounded when one day a packing crate arrives on his doorstep and a penguin waddles out! With original songs and performing penguin puppets, this delightful, action packed musical adaptation of Richard and Florence Atwater’s popular book (also made into a Hollywood film starring Jim Carrey) is the perfect family treat! This show is part of the BGE Family Series. or 443-412-2211

NEW – HCC Actors Guild in Almost, Maine

  • February 9-10 and February 16-17 (Friday and Saturday), 8 PM
  • February 11 and February 18, (Sunday), 3 PM
  • Harford Community College, Joppa Hall, Black Box Theater

On a cold, clear, moonless night in the middle of winter, all is not quite what it seems in the remote, mythical town of Almost, Maine. As the northern lights hover in the star-filled sky above, Almost's residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and often hilarious ways. Knees are bruised. Hearts are broken. But the bruises heal, and the hearts mend—almost—in this delightful midwinter night's dream. or 443-412-2211

NEW – A Conversation With Reverend Dr. C. T. Vivian

  • February 15 (Thursday), 6:30 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Center Dining Rooms

Freedom Fighter, Freedom Rider, Civil Rights Activist, Humanitarian, Social Justice Advocate, and Presidential Medal of Freedom Honoree Reverend Dr. C. T. Vivian will visit Harford Community College. Join in the conversation. Free and open to the public. RSVP: 443-412-2224

NEW – Theatreworks USA in Curious George: The Golden Meatball

  • February 16 (Friday), 7 PM, Amoss Center, Bel Air

Everyone’s favorite little monkey and his trusty human companion, The Man with the Yellow Hat, bring their fun-filled friendship to the stage in this live musical delight. And this time George’s endless curiosity - and a big-hearted desire to help his neighborhood friend and chef, Luigi - takes him on a whirlwind, worldwide adventure to Europe for The Golden Meatball culinary competition. Come savor the laughs and adventure as George seeks to prove Luigi is the best chef in the whole world! This show is part of the BGE Family Series. or 443-412-2211

NEW – The Young Irelanders

  • February 17 (Saturday), 3 PM, Amoss Center, Bel Air

Come see and hear what Ireland’s music, song & dance sound and look like with some of the most talented young performers in the world! Composed of the best rising talent Ireland has to offer, The Young Irelanders combine the best sounds and traditions of traditional Irish and Celtic music with folk, pop, and world sounds. With six musicians playing over 14 instruments and singing, as well as two world renowned dancers, there is no question that The Young Irelanders are the best of the best. This show is part of the BGE Family Series. or 443-412-2211

NEW – 2018 Winter Wine Expo

  • February 18 (Sunday), 3 to 6 PM, APGFCU Arena at Harford Community College

Sample fine wines from around the world and savor delicious food from some of the county’s best restaurants. There will be a silent auction, a lucky draw raffle, and live music by The Benny Russell Trio. Proceeds benefit the programs and scholarships of the HCC Alumni & Friends Scholarship Association. or 443-412-2211

NEW – Harford Community College Board of Trustees Meeting

  • February 20 (Tuesday), 6 PM, Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 132

The Board of Trustees of Harford Community College will meet in open session. Please note: Those wishing to circulate written materials to the Board for use during their comment session shall submit such materials to the President’s Office at least 10 days in advance of the meeting. To request disability-related reasonable accommodations, call 443-412-2402 voice, 443-412-2199 TTY, or email at least three business days prior to the meeting. Info: 443-412-2230.