Events

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Events Hotline: 410 877-3679

Call for update on the status of an event today or leave a message for events coordinator to schedule a private function at Jerusalem Village.

This weekend 

Saturday:

Volunteer Workday 9 am til noon.  All experience levels welcome.  Meet at the Tenant House. Dress warm to work outside.

1-4PM Visitors Center is open.  Blacksmith demonstrations.

Sunday:
1-4PM Living History Demonstrations, Blacksmith Demonstrations, Visitor’s Center/Mill Museum, McCourtney’s General Store and Gift Shop

 Upcoming events:

Full moon hikes –

Dec 13 

https://www.facebook.com/events/1603970086573941/?ti=cl

Jan 12

https://www.facebook.com/events/244607089290538/?ti=cl

First Day Hike –

Jan 1st –

https://www.facebook.com/events/231134230645148/?ti=cl
 

2016 Events will are posted below! Scroll down to see our future Concerts in the Meadow.

Our events are family fun that won’t stretch the budget

Wind down your summer weekends at our Summer Picnic Concerts in the Meadow, watch history interpreters doing all manner of necessary work the age-old way at our history reenactments and encampments, or root for your favorite vintage base ball team on their scheduled weekends, and more! Our reasonable admission fees directly support our programs and help with our preservation and restoration work.

We hope to see you soon!

2016 Event Schedule



Jerusalem Village Family Fun Events:

Apr 23 Earth Day/ServeFest Volunteer Workday (9AM to 1 PM) Open to All!

May 7 FOJM Annual Spring Dinner. St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Parish Hall. 6 pm (members and guests event $40)

May14 Jane Austen Tea (members only event $25)

May 21 Hope on the Horizon Walk (9AM-12PM $)

Jun 4/5 Gilmore’s Raid/Civil War Encampment and Children’s Activities ($10 per car)

Jun 11 FOJM/PLDFF Yard Sale

Jun 25 Bear Legacy 5k run/hike ($) (7AM-1PM)

Jun 25 FOJM Adopt-a-Highway (8-9:30 AM)

Jul 4 Kingsville 4th of July Parade Float

Aug 6 First Responders Day (Noon-4PM)

Sat Aug 13,
8am – 9am Trash Pick up

Sep 17 Dining with Dickens
Do to unforseen circumstamces, we have rescheduled the “Dining with Dickens” event to 2017

TBD 4-H Farm Animal Petting Zoo ($)

TBD Antique Farm Tractor Show ($)

Sat Oct 8
8am – 9am Trash Pick up

10am – 4 pm Jerusalem Mill Village Hammer Down – tailgating and blacksmith demonstrations – registration required, email JerusalemMill@yahoo.com

Hammer Down 2016

Oct 15  Harford History-on-Parade

harford-history-on-parade

Oct 22 3pm – 8pm  Legend of Sleepy Hollow ($10 per car)

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Nov 12 Tavern Night (members only event $25)

Dec 3 Christmas in the Village: The Real Story of  The Teddy Bear

The Real Story of the Teddy Bear

 

 

 

 

Want to Volunteer?

“Adopt A Highway” trash pickup along Mountain Road, route 152, on April 16, June 11, Aug. 13, and Oct. 8, weather permitting.  Volunteers are asked to Meet at the McCourtney’s General Store at 8:00 AM.

Second Saturday Volunteer Workday each month (on the second Saturday of the month). Starts at 9am. Look for the sign to guide you to the sign in area with coffee drinks and snacks. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Wear appropriate clothes for working outside, including work gloves and sturdy shoes. Ends by noon.

Vintage Baseball in the Village:

Watch the Chesapeake Nine of Baltimore vintage baseball team play – 1860’s rules and equipment!

Sat Oct 8, 2016
1pm – 4pm Chesapeake Baseball Capital Conference Day

Summer Concerts in Meadow 6-8 PM:

Special St. Patrick’s day concert at The United Methodists Church on Bradshaw Road, 7 pm on March 12 Charlie Zahm and his Band (Celtic)

Jun 5 Blue Stone (Blue Grass)

Jun 19 2nd Sole           (Rock & Blues)

Jul 3 Free Range Blue (Americana)

Jul 17 Trinidad & Tobago Baltimore Steel Orchestra (Caribbean)

Aug 7 The Great Train Robbery, Kings of Classic Rock & Roll! (Classic Rock)

Aug 21 Kaydence (Celtic)

TBD    229th Maryland Army National Guard Band Free Concert! (Patriotic)

Tickets: $5 members/seniors/12-16 years old, 12 and under free, $10 for non-members. Possible location change in the event of inclement weather.

Check/Cash only. Bring blanket/chairs. Please bring a canned food for the local Food Pantry.

Food Vendor on site for concerts.

Education Committee is again selling the 25% shopping passes Friends helping Friends  for Boscov’s October 18, 2016Sale.  The $5 passes are currently on sale at the gift shop and will be sold at the concerts.  Monies raised will be used for our educational pursuits.
New this year!

Amateur Jousting club of Maryland 2016 Schedule:

Double Header and Harry Brooks Memorial Tournament
Cancelled due to rain.
Saturday, May 7th @ 10:00 am Chairperson: Randall McGill 410-925-1639

Founder’s Day Joust
Saturday, June 11th @ 11:00 am @ Jerusalem Mill Village
Chairperson: Sue Eid 410-456-4748

George Kruitzer Memorial Joust
Saturday, June 25th @ 11:00 am @ Jerusalem Mill Village
Chairperson: Amy Kruitzer 443-286-5411

Independence Farm Joust and Fun Day Saturday, September 17th @ 11:00 am 1623 Tome Hwy. Port Deposit, MD 21904 Chairpersons: Bill & Barbara Page 410-658-2147

AJC Championship Joust
Saturday, September 24th @ 11:00 am @ Jerusalem Mill Village
Chairperson: Randall McGill 410-925-1639