HCHS Education Programs & Activities

The Howard County Historical Society is dedicated to expanding our programs and providing opportunities for elementary, secondary and higher education students to learn about the county’s history.

Programs & Activities

LUNCH DATE WITH HISTORY LECTURE SERIES

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INTERACTIVE HOUSE TOUR

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HOWARD COUNTY THEN AND NOW

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PROGRAMS & ACTIVITIES

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PRIMARY SOURCES & LESSON PLANS

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BECOME A HCHS MEMBER

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Did You Know?
Almira Lincoln Phelps became the principal of the Patapsco Female Institute and enrollment soared to 300 young ladies in 1841.

Schedule:

06may12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: "America’s First Factory Town" w/ Hal Sharp12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

03jun12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: "History of PFI, the Journal and the Garden” w/ Victoria Goodman, Riley Goodman, Rita HamletThe Garden is opening June 4th12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

08jul12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “Are There Still Quakers?"” w/ Deirdre Foley Citro and Quaker friends12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

05aug12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “Documenting the Ellicotts, Carrolls, and Dorseys: What I Have Found in Primary Resources” w/ Lee Preston12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

02sep12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “Benjamin Banneker - Friend to the Ellicotts” w/ Mary de la Ruguera, Breena Doyle12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

07oct12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “Haunted Ellicott City” w/ Shelley Wygant12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

04nov12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “Last Full Measure- Ellicott City’s Gold Star Servicemen of WWII” w/ Matt Overton12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

02dec12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “History of St. Paul’s Catholic Church” w/ Jerry Harlowe12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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