Last Weekend for Restaurant Weeks, Starlicious Talent Show and More in Howard County this Weekend

Looking for something exciting to do this weekend? Check out some of the fun things going on around town.

Each week, Patch puts together a list of local activities and events going on in your area this weekend.  Check back weekly and tell us in the comments if you know of any additional activities coming up.

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Howard County Restaurant Weeks

Final Round of Starlicious Talent Show Auditions

  • Where: Columbia Gym
  • When: Saturday, Jan. 26, from 8 to 9 a.m.
  • Description: Children ages 8 to 13 are invited to show off their best skill, whether it be dancing, music, jump-roping or other talents at the Columbia Gym. For more information, contact Melissa Capo at Melissa.Capo@ColumbiaAssociation.org or 410-715-3169.
  • Cost: $5 for adults, $2 for children ages 3 to 13.

 Kids Night Out: Happy Feet

  • Where:  The Pottery Stop and Coffee Shop, 9050 Baltimore National Pike, Ellicott City
  • When:  Friday, Jan. 25, 6 p.m.
  • Description:  Kids will choose a penguin figurine, bank, or mug from the studio, watch Happy Feet (rated PG), and have a pizza party.
  • Cost:  $25

Solar 101 Workshop

  • Where:   Solar Energy World, 5681 Main St, Elkridge
  • When:   Saturday, Jan. 26, 10 a.m.
  • Description:  Participants learn about the latest government tax incentives and grants, how zero-down Solar Leasing works, solar panel categories and grades, recent legislative updates and more.
  • Cost:  Free

Exhibit Reception: HoCo Open 2013

  • Where:  Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Rd, Ellicott City
  • When:  Friday, Jan. 25, 6 p.m.
  • Description:   Opening reception for HoCo Open 2013, a biennial, non-juried exhibit featuring local artists. The exhibit runs from Jan. 11 through Feb. 22.
  • Cost: Free

Youth Finance (Wi-Fi) Event

  • Where:  Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Pky, Columbia
  • When: Saturday, Jan. 26, 10 a.m.
  • Description:  This free activity is designed for youth ages 12-18 and their parents or guardians.  Participants are invited to partake in a “real life” simulation of financial planning, goal-setting and decision-making experiences.
  • Cost: Free


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