Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Rescue Me! at Harford Mall Closing After 2 Years

Humane Society of Harford County will continue uniting pets and people at new shelter in Fallston   

Fallston, MD – At the end of June, after nearly two years in operation and 481 cat adoptions, The Humane Society of Harford County (HSHC) will close its satellite adoption center at Harford Mall.  The closure is due to the opening of HSHC’s new state-of-the-art shelter in Fallston scheduled for the end of this year. Read more...

Monday, June 29, 2015

Harford County Public Library and Walmart Unmask Superhero Action Figure Kits

(Belcamp, MD)  -- Here they come to save the day!  Sponsored by Walmart, the Harford County Public Library is proud to announce the addition of Superhero Action Figure Kits.  Children will have the opportunity to borrow a Superhero Kit which includes a 12 inch superhero figure -- you can choose from Batman, Captain America, Falcon, Hulk, Iron Man, Superman, Thor, Wolverine, Armored Spider-Man and Ultimate Spider-Man! – books featuring the superhero, and a journal to record a story about your adventures together. The Superhero Kits come neatly packed in a back pack to carry home!  Read more...

Harford Community College Holds Pinning Ceremony for Nursing Graduates

The Pinning Ceremony for 49 Harford Community College associate degree nursing graduates was held in the Amoss Center.  This ceremony, which is shared with family and friends, is viewed by most of these students as the culmination of their education at HCC.  After four semesters of clinical nursing, they enjoy celebrating with their classmates, who many have come to think of as their extended family. Read more...

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Bel Air Police Department Receives Certificate of Recognition

(BEL AIR, MD)  Peter Franchot, the Maryland Comptroller, visited the Bel Air Police Department to present a proclamation to Interim Chief Jack Meckley.  The proclamation was a Certificate of Recognition for the services provided to the community by the Bel Air Police Department. Read more...

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Hash Named NJCAA All-American

Colorado Springs, CO - Harford baseball standout Brett Hash received another postseason accolade as the NJCAA All-American Teams were announced. The sophomore earned Second-Team All-American for 2015.   

Hash earned the NJCAA Baseball Marucci Elite Hitter Award, given to the student-athlete from each District with the highest batting average. Read more...

Friday, June 26, 2015

HCC’s Destination ImagiNation Team Competes at Global Finals

Harford Community College’s Destination ImagiNation (DI) team soared this year, taking first place in their category in the Maryland State Tournament and then competing with teams from around the world at the Global Finals at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN. Read more...

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Chuck Boyle Honored with 2015 HCC Distinguished Alumni Award

Harford Community College honored Chuck Boyle with the 2015 Distinguished Alumni Award for his professional achievements as well as his lifelong commitment to the community and to the College at the College’s 57th Annual Commencement Ceremony. Read more...

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Three Harford Community College Employees Honored with NISOD Awards

Three Harford Community College employees have been named recipients of the 2015 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Awards.  Andrew Kellett, Assistant Professor of History; Dr. Alexandra Adams, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Services; and Tami Imbierowicz, Associate Professor of Biology were named recipients of the 2015 NISOD Excellence Awards.  Read more...

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Nature Storybook Art at Eden Mill Nature Center

At Eden Mill Nature Center on June 23, 30 and July 7, 14 from 10AM-12PM (Except July 7 class will be held 12:30-2:30PM) for ages 5-10. 

Nature Storybook Art invites children to explore art activities with materials readily available in most homes and schools.  Each activity builds new awareness about books, illustrators, and their art techniques. Read more...

Monday, June 22, 2015

Summer Exploration Nature Camps at Anita C. Leight Estuary Center

Camp requires registration. Space is limited so early registration is recommended. 
  • In, On, and Through the Water - Mon. - Thurs., June 22 - 25
  • Explore the Bush River - Mon. - Thur., July 6 - 9
  • Estuary Detectives - Mon. - Fri., July 13 – 17
  • Animal Explorations - Mon. - Thurs., July 20 – 23
  • Junior Naturalist Field Camp - Mon. - Thurs., July 27 - 30
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