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?
The first railroad station in America was built at Ellicott's Mills -- the terminus of the original 13 miles of track in the country in 1830.

Schedule:

07jan12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “EC250 Overview of Events for the year 2022” w/ Ed Lilley and Victoria Goodman12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

04feb12:00 am11:59 pmEC250 Exhibit Opening: “The Ellicott Legacy”, Museum of Howard County History12:00 am - 11:59 pm

04feb12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “Colorful Ellicott City Characters” w/ Ed Lilley12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

27feb1:00 pm3:00 pmHoward County Historical Society Annual Meeting1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

04mar12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “Charles Carroll and Carrollton Manor” w/ Elisabeth Mallin and Joe HamiltonCarrollton Hall opening is March 2612:00 pm - 1:00 pm

01apr12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: "The Ellicott Mills Children’s Museum" w/ Pat GreenwaldThe EMCM is opening in April 202212:00 pm - 1:00 pm

22apr12:00 am11:59 pmThe Opening of the Ellicott Mills Children’s Museum.12:00 am - 11:59 pm

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: “Civil War Stories From Ellicott City” w/ Shawn Gladden12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

05aug12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “Last Full Measure- Ellicott City’s Gold Star Servicemen of WWII” w/ Fred Campbell12:00 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: “Documenting the Achievements and Contributions of the Ellicotts to Howard County and Beyond” w/ Lee Preston12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

02dec12:00 pm1:00 pmLunch Date w/ History: “History of St. Paul’s Catholic Church” w/ Deacon Allen Greene12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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