Events

Ellicott Legacy Exhibit

Museum of Howard County History 8328 Court Ave, Ellicott City, MD

The exhibit takes a look into the lives of Ellicott City's founding family through the lens of its extensive Ellicott family artifact collection.  Among the items on display are (MORE...)

Mill Town to City Exhibit

Howard County Welcome Center 8267 Main Street, Ellicott City, MD

Explore highlights of Ellicott City history as the town transforms from the Ellicotts' settlement "in the Hollow" to a center of commerce. (MORE...)

Resilient: 250 Years of Ellicott City

Maryland Museum of History and Culture 610 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD

In honor of Ellicott City’s 250th anniversary the Maryland Museum of History and Culture presents, this exhibition that highlights the evolution of industry in the town of Ellicott City over the past two and half centuries. In "Resilient: 250 Years of Ellicott City," photographs, drawings, paintings, early maps, and objects from MCHC’s collection (MORE...)

A Brush With History: An Artist Talk Featuring Wiley Purkey

Howard County Library System - Miller Branch 9421 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City, MD

Come join Ellicott City artist Wiley Purkey, as he recounts memories of local history through his artwork. Find out how he became interested in the arts, along with stories about local characters, and (MORE...)

Are There Still Quakers? (Lunch Date With History)

Museum of Howard County History 8328 Court Avenue, Ellicott City, MD

A monthly speaker series featuring various topics and guest speakers with in-depth knowledge and insight into the topic. GUEST SPEAKER: Deirdre Citro and Quaker Friends. (MORE...)

Fells Lane Community Reunion (part 1)

Ellicott City Parking LOT F Ellicott City, MD

EC250 is proud to help facilitate the 2022 FELLS LANE REUNION event to celebrate & document Ellicott City’s amazing, cohesive and resilient African American communities once located on Fells Lane and at the Hilltop Housing Complex off of Ellicott Mills Drive. Former residents and family members  will be provided an opportunity to participate (MORE...)

Fells Lane Community Reunion (part 2)

Ellicott City Parking LOT F Ellicott City, MD

EC250 is proud to help facilitate the 2022 FELLS LANE REUNION event to celebrate & document Ellicott City’s amazing, cohesive and resilient African American communities once located on Fells Lane and at the Hilltop Housing Complex off of Ellicott Mills Drive. Former residents and family members  will be provided an opportunity to participate (MORE...)

IOOF Centre Lodge #40 Open House

IOOF Centre Lodge #40 8134 Main St., Ellicott City, MD

The Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) purchase their building on Main Street in Ellicott City in 1863 for $2,000. Originally a harness shop, it has been in continuous use by the Order since (MORE...)

“ART”ifacts Gallery Show Opening

Howard County Center for the Arts 85109 High Ridge Road, Ellicott City, MD

ARTifacts gallery show opens at Howard County Center for the Arts to feature the creative exploration and interpretation by artists of various Ellicott family artifacts from the Howard County Historical Society.