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Top 5 Weekend Events: August 28-30

Posted by on Aug 27th, 2015 in News/Blog, Slider | 0 comments

Photo courtesy The Late Bloomer Band Facebook The Big Show with Joe Keyes & the Late Bloomer BandAugust 29 @ 7:30pm – 11:00pm $$$ – High Energy and Powerful, Joe Keyes & The Late Bloomer Band are all that! With an 8 piece horn section and a full rhythm section. Joe Keyes is equal parts front man, poet and band conductor. The band takes audiences back to the days of Miles Davis and early P-Funk, when big bands were led by strong forces of individuals. Carroll Arts Center 2. Consignment Sale Carroll County Farmers’ Market Big...

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Serving Carroll: Season 4, Episode 2

Posted by on Aug 24th, 2015 in News/Blog, Serving Carroll, Slider | 0 comments

Serving Carroll: Season 4, Episode 2

Serving Carroll is about growing local, buying local, and supporting the organizations that serve Carroll. First, Serving Carroll visits the Westminster Farmers’ Market where you can always find fresh produce, live music, and good food! Then, they stop by Sykesville Community Garden where they talk with gardeners about and how they give back to the community through their community garden. Serving Carroll takes one last stop at the Mount Airy Farmers’ Market to talk to business owners about how they benefit from local Farmers’...

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The Hortman Episode 6: Berries and Shrubs

Posted by on Aug 20th, 2015 in Carroll County Speaks, Carroll County Speaks: Hortman, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

The Hortman Episode 6: Berries and Shrubs

In this installment of The Hortman: we find our hero trapped within the prickly grasp of thorns by lawn shrubs.  Will this dastardly foe overwhelm our hero?  I think not! Equipped with horticulture knowledge (and occasionally remembering to bring proper gloves), The Hortman breaks free from their pointy evil embrace to inform the public about how to manage and look out for these spiny shrubs. Worried that the battle against shrubs has left The Hortman weak and hungry? Fear not citizens!  The Hortman has acquired nourishment to refuel the...

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Hampstead Fireman’s Parade 2015

Posted by on Aug 20th, 2015 in News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Hampstead Fireman’s Parade 2015

Check out all of the awesome trucks, tractors, and people that came out to to Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company’s parade on August 15,...

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Manchester National Night Out 2015

Posted by on Aug 14th, 2015 in News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Manchester National Night Out 2015

August 4, 2015 was the Manchester National Night Out, sponsored by the Manchester Police Dept., Town of Manchester, and the Manchester Volunteer Fire Department. The event is designed to increase awareness of crime, drugs, and violence, as well as to encourage community...

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Mini Fashion Show

Posted by on Aug 10th, 2015 in 4h Fair 2015, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Mini Fashion Show

4-H Fashionistas modeling at the Carroll County Fair Mini Fashion Show, see who brings home the gold! Back to 4-H FFA...

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The Hortman: Episode 5 – Beetles and Barks

Posted by on Aug 14th, 2015 in Carroll County Speaks, Carroll County Speaks: Hortman, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

The Hortman: Episode 5 – Beetles and Barks

The Hortman returns once again to discuss the beetles you may have been seeing around Carroll County, the bark on your trees, and all sorts of topics to fulfill your horticulture needs. Is your bark worse than a beetle’s bite? Watch and find out! Have a question for the Hortman? Leave one in the comment section below! The University of Maryland Extension office in Carroll County: https://extension.umd.edu/carroll-county Carroll County Speaks is a group of different podcast/vodcast series where members of the community create their own...

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Cake Auction

Posted by on Aug 10th, 2015 in 4h Fair 2015, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Cake Auction

Supporters of 4H/FFA once again come together to bid for tasty baked goods baked by young 4H’ers. Come with Brooke as she interviews attendees, winners and buyers to see whats the cake buzz all about! Back to 4-H FFA...

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Sheep Show

Posted by on Aug 7th, 2015 in 4h Fair 2015, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Sheep Show

Watch 4H Kids demonstrate their hard work with training and raising their sheep and go into the ring to make to make it through the judging process. Back to 4-H FFA...

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Goat Show

Posted by on Aug 6th, 2015 in 4h Fair 2015, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Goat Show

Watch 4H Kids demonstrate their hard work with training and raising their goats and go into the ring to make to make it through the judging process. Back to 4-H FFA...

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Alpaca Show

Posted by on Aug 6th, 2015 in 4h Fair 2015, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

Alpaca Show

Young trainers and their alpaca’s try to complete specialized obstacle courses, while an announcer explains the competition, the rules, and of course… some fun-facts about alpacas! Back to 4-H FFA...

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4-H Junior Producers II

Posted by on Aug 6th, 2015 in 4h Fair 2015, News/Blog, Video | 0 comments

4-H Junior Producers II

Watch interviews from the 4-H themed booths to Kids day at this year’s fair. Footage was taken by our 4-H Junior producers. 4H Junior Producers: Irine Hintze Leah Hintze Alice Myers Hillary Ensor Back to 4-H FFA...

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