Top 10 Events in Westminster-Carroll: May 31 - June 6

By Ashley Fisher May 26, 2021

You can check out our full event calendar HERE, but the list below are our Top 10 picks for events and activity ideas happening in and around Carroll County this week. Don't miss out on all the fun, and please be sure to let them know you saw it in Macaroni Kid Westminster-Carroll!

Events are subject to change or cancellation. Please confirm events prior to attending.

Top 10 of the Week

May 31st - June 6th

  1. CCPL: Weekly Storytime Crafts - Enjoy the storytime craft even if you are not able to join in the storytime. Stop by the North Carroll Branch each week to pick up a take home craft kit. Craft kits are available while supplies last.
  1. CCPL: Sidewalk Chalk Obstacle Course - Jump, stretch, and wag your tails through our sidewalk chalk obstacle course! Look for the course on the sidewalk right outside our branch, then stop by the Service Desk for a sticker and an air high five when you finish! 
  1. Hike around Piney Run Park - Take the family on a beautiful hike around Piney Run Park. There are trails all around the Piney Run Nature Center as well as around the lake area. 
  1. Old Westminster Winery: Ekiben Thursdays - 4:00PM - 8:00PM the first Thursday of each month!  No reservations needed for Thursday evenings. Come enjoy the best fried chicken sandwiches from our friends at Ekiben in Baltimore, Maryland. 
  1. Kayaking at Piney Run Park - To participate, you must be able to swim. Beginners are welcome,however you must be comfortable in a kayak on the water. You must wear a properly fitted Personal Flotation Device (PFD) life jacket provided , or may bring one of your own. A short lesson /demonstration on kayaking skills will be provided. Dress Appropriately for the weather. Bring a hat, sunglasses and water bottle and shoes that are able to get wet. For youth under 18, parental consent and a waiver is required to be signed the day of the paddle. Youth must be accompanied by a participating parent/guardian.
  1. Carroll AG Center: Purse BINGO - Lazarus United Church of Christ is hosting a purse bingo on Friday, June 4th. Tickets are $25.00 in advance, $30.00 at the Door. 3 King Tuts, Raffles, Door Prizes, All bags are filled. All participants must wear a face covering/mask and practice social distancing with any one that is not part of your immediate party. Doors open at 5:00pm – games start at 7:00pm.  Food and drinks will be available and must be consumed at your seats.
  1. Bear Branch Hike and Learn: Wildflowers - Get to know Hashawha a little better this spring on a guided nature hike with the Park Naturalist. Each month we will focus on  a different topic as we hike approximately one mile. Upon returning,we’ll record what we’ve observed to share with others. Don’t forget your binoculars and water bottles!
  1. CCAC: Art in the Park - The Carroll County Arts Council has partnered with the City of Westminster for four decades to present this annual outdoor cultural festival that is held the first Saturday in June on the beautiful grounds of Westminster City Hall. This event features fine art and craft displays by accomplished local and regional artists. It attracts a loyal and large audience of arts enthusiasts. Bring the kids for a free craft activity to inspire artists of the future! Food trucks and live music round out this family friendly outdoor festival.
  1. Just Dance! Carroll County Dance Center Recital - Students ages 4 and up will entertain audience members as they demonstrate the skills they have learned throughout the 2020-2021 season. Performances will feature the CCDC Dance Company in ballet, contemporary, and jazz.
  1. Magnolia House Studios: Dream Catcher Making Workshop - Come and learn the art of weaving and creating your own personal dream catcher with Grandma Michelle Moreau!