Sunday, Sept. 2
Movie time The Columbia Association's Summer Lakefront Film Festival continues with
Friday, Sept. 7
On the big screen As part of the Columbia Association's Lakefront Summer Film Festival, "Iron Man 2" (rated
Saturday, Sept. 8
Remembrance event The Freestate Happy Wanderers Volksmarching Club sponsors a 9-11 commemorative walk at Montpelier Mansion, 9650 Muirkirk Road in Laurel. The event starts between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. and finishes by 5 p.m. The walk features 5K and 10K trails on natural surfaces and sidewalks. Fee is $3. Information: 301-725-6979.
Benefit run/walk Long Reach High School's field hockey team hosts a "Lightning Flash 5K run/walk and Mommy Trot" beginning at 9:30 a.m. on the school's track, 6101 Old Dobbin Lane in Columbia, where the girls field hockey players will guide participants. Registration is $15. A post-race celebration will be held from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Eggspectations, 6010 University Blvd. in Ellicott City. Proceeds benefit Grassroots, a homeless shelter and crisis intervention center. Information: Rashmi_Bhanot@hcpss.org.
Movie time The Columbia Association's Summer Lakefront Film Festival continues with "Captain America: The First Avenger" (rated PG-13) at 8 p.m. at the Columbia Town Center Lakefront off Little Patuxent Parkway. Admission and parking are free. Information: 410-715-3161 or lakefrontfestival.com.
Meeting The Howard County Genealogical Society presents a talk by Nancy Lauer on "The Path to Publication — A Trilogy of Maryland Families" at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, at the Ellicott City Senior Center, 9401 Frederick Road. A workshop with help, browsing and surname file tables, followed by a short business meeting, will be held beginning at 7 p.m. Free. Information: 410-461-1188.
Salon series The Columbia Art Center and Little Patuxent Review presents "Jazz Legends of Washington and Baltimore," featuring musician Seth Kibel and pianist Sean Lane from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, at 6100 Foreland Garth in Columbia. Free. Information: 410-730-0075.
Anniversary Boy Scout Troop 306 of Catonsville celebrates its 100th anniversary this year and is looking for former Scouts and committee members associated with the troop to come together for a picnic Sunday, Sept. 23. Contacts are: Dennis Gray, 443-286-2545 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Kathy MacLeod, email@example.com.
Concert The Town Center Community Association presents a "Vocal Recital" featuring the U.S. Army Field Band at 7 p.m. Sept. 28 in the ballroom of Historic Oakland, 5430
Classical music Sundays At Three Chamber Music Series presents pianist Brian Ganz in an all-Chopin program at 3 p.m. Sept. 30 at Christ Episcopal Church, 6800 Oakland Mills Road in Columbia. Tickets are $15, free for those ages 17 and younger accompanied by a paying adult. Information: 443-288-3179 or sundaysatthree.org.
Awards dinner The Community Action Council holds its 17th annual Holland Awards Dinner at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Turf Valley Resort and Conference Center, 2700 Turf Valley Road in Ellicott City.