Annual Art + Design Faculty and Staff Exhibition

  • January 17 - February 22, 2019, Harford Community College, Student Center, Chesapeake Gallery
  • Monday-Thursday, 8:30 AM to 7 PM and Friday, 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

This year’s Annual Art + Design Exhibition features the recent artwork of the many talented faculty and staff in the Art + Design Program. The exhibit includes a wide variety of media and conceptual ideas. There will be a free closing reception, open to the public, on Thursday, February 21, 11 AM - 1 PM. This exhibition will also be part of the larger Winter Doldrums activities that will take place on Sunday, February 10 at 3 PM. Tickets may be purchased at

NEW – Harford Community College Closed

  • January 21 (Monday)

NEW – Agribusiness Resource Day

  • January 24 (Thursday), 8 AM to 12 PM, Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall

Agribusiness Resource Day features panel discussions on critical issues facing new and growing agribusinesses, peer networking opportunities, and a partner showcase including representatives from organizations throughout the industry. Light refreshments provided. RSVP: or 443-356-2818

Laura Ingalls Wilder

  • January 25 (Friday), 7 PM, Amoss Center, Bel Air

Laura and her family travel across America in search of a place they can call home. Their pioneering spirit and family bonds are tested but never broken. This uplifting story of one of America’s most beloved authors is expertly adapted for the stage in a musical format by ArtsPower National Touring Theatre. or 443-412-2211

NEW – Spring Semester Begins

  • January 28 (Monday), Harford Community College

Spring semester credit courses begin.

NEW – HerStory: Amazing American Pioneers

  • February 6 (Wednesday), 11:30 AM-12:30 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Theater

Through the use of live music, live narration, and archival video, learn about pioneers who overcame enormous odds and changed the course of history. Following the presentation, enjoy a “sneak peek” of the Votes for Women exhibit in the Hays-Heighe House. Wax figures of Ida B. Wells and Mary Church Terrell are on loan from the National Great Blacks in Wax Museum located in Baltimore. The inclement weather date is February 13 (same time and location).

Votes for Women: Taking Our Place in Politics Exhibit

  • February 7 (Thursday), Opening Reception: 1-5 PM, Curator Walk: 2 PM & 4 PM
  • Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College

The exhibit, which runs until June 1, was inspired by the campaign for women’s suffrage in the United States, the 100th anniversary of the final pushes in the Senate for the 19th Amendment, and the ratification of women’s right to vote. It is co-curated by Harford Community College’s Stephanie Hallock, Professor of Political Science and Coordinator for Global Engagement, and Gina Calia-Lotz, Instructional Services Librarian. Free admission; reserve a space by calling 443-412-2539 or email

Harford Community College Actors Guild in [title of show]

  • February 8, 9, 15, and 16 (Fridays and Saturdays), 8 PM
  • February 17 (Sunday), 3 PM

Harford Community College, Blackbox Theater in Joppa Hall, Room 032
In this intelligent, playful, lovable new musical, the audience is treated to an inside look at the tough work of being a creative artist. Frequently hilarious, occasionally heartbreaking, and thoroughly inspiring, [title of show] is a love story celebrating individuality and creativity. The production is presented by special arrangement with R & H Theatricals. or 443-412-2211

Beginnings: A Musical Valentine Celebrating the Hits of the Band Chicago

  • February 9 (Saturday), 7:30 PM, Amoss Center in Bel Air

This ultimate tribute band plays the music of one of the greatest rock bands of all time - Chicago. Beginnings is based out of New York City and is made up of professional musicians who have toured and performed with artists as wide-ranging as Peter Frampton, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Brett Michaels. Beginnings covers material from the entire Chicago catalog including “25 or 6 to 4,” “Just You and Me,” “Hard Habit to Break,” “If You Leave Me Now,” and many more. or 443-412-2211

Winter Doldrums

  • Sunday, February 10, 3-5 PM, Harford Community College, Chesapeake Center and Student Center

Enjoy the HCC music faculty in their annual concert in the Chesapeake Theater, then stroll over to the Student Center and admire the Fine Arts faculty's annual exhibit of painting, sculpture, photographs, digital art, and ceramics in the Chesapeake Gallery. Join the HCC Artists in Residence "After Hours" at a reception featuring hot jazz, cool drinks, and tasty treats. or 443-412-2211

NEW – Harford Community College Board of Trustees Meeting

  • February 12 (Tuesday), 6 PM, Harford Community College, Edgewood Hall, Room 132

HCC’s Board of Trustees 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

NEW – Presentation/Lecture: Black Women’s Clubs and The Suffrage Movement

  • February 14 (Thursday), 12:30-2 PM, Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College

The lecture will be presented by Sylvea Hollis, Postdoctoral Fellow at Morgan State University.
Despite the familiar narrative, middle class white women did not fight for suffrage alone. African American women, who had long been excluded from white women’s Progressive Era organizations, made suffrage one of the many causes they took up in their own women’s clubs. Learn about these organizations and famous individuals who committed to securing women’s rights. No admission fee, but seating is limited. Reservations strongly recommended; or 443-412-2539.

NEW – Popovich Comedy Pet Theater

  • February 16 (Saturday), 3 PM, Amoss Center, Bel Air

The Popovich Comedy Pet Theater is entertainment for all ages, featuring the unique blend of comedy and juggling skills of former Moscow Circus veteran Gregory Popovich and the extraordinary talents of his performing pets. His entourage consists of world-class jugglers, Diamond the Shetland Pony and over 30 performing pets including house cats and dogs (all rescued from animal shelters!), geese, white doves and parrots. The Popovich Comedy Pet Theater has a rich performance history, presenting thousands of shows in more than 20 countries and is currently in its 6th season at the Planet Hollywood Resort/Casino in Las Vegas. Part of the BGE Family Series. or 443-412-2211

NEW – 2019 Winter Wine Expo

  • February 17 (Sunday)
  • VIP Wine Pairing Reception: Harford Community College, Chesapeake Center, 1:30-3:30 PM
  • Wine Expo: 3-6 PM, APGFCU Arena at Harford Community College

M&T Bank presents the 2019 Winter Wine Expo, hosted by the Harford Community College Foundation and Wine World Beer & Spirits. Join us for an enjoyable afternoon in support of the HCC Foundation and Alumni & Friends Scholarship Association. The area’s premier tasting event, the Winter Wine Expo offers guests the chance to 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. or 443-412-2211

NEW – Book Discussion: For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Politics

  • February 26 (Tuesday), 12:30-2 PM, Hays-Heighe House at Harford Community College

The book discussion will be led by Iris Leigh Barnes, Curator of the Lillie Carroll Jackson Civil Rights Museum. The book is a sweeping view of American history from the vantage points of four women who have lived and worked behind the scenes in politics: Donna Brazile, Yolanda Caraway, Leah Daughtry, and Minyon Moore, who call themselves The Colored Girls. Like many people who have spent their careers in public service, they view their lives in four-year waves where presidential campaigns and elections have been common threads. No admission fee, but seating is limited. Reservations strongly recommended; or 443-412-2539.

NEW – Film Screening: Iron-Jawed Angels

February 28 (Thursday), 12:30-3 PM, Harford Community College, Student Center, Room 243

The 2004 film depicts defiant young activists who take the women’s suffrage movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women win the right to vote. No admission fee, but seating is limited. Reservations strongly recommended; or 443-412-2539.