HSBC EVENTS

Maryland Freedom Seekers on the Underground Railroad

Historic Almshouse - Galloway Room 9811 Van Buren Lane, Cockeysville, MD, United States

with Jenny Masur Maryland was the starting point of many unsung heroes of the Underground Railroad. Freedom seekers embarked on the perilous journey from slavery to freedom in whatever way…

Baltimore Heritage’s Five Minute Histories

Historic Almshouse - Galloway Room 9811 Van Buren Lane, Cockeysville, MD, United States

with Johns Hopkins Launched the first day of Maryland's Covid 19 lock-down in 2020, Baltimore Heritage's Five Minute Histories video series has now covered over 250 historic places in and…

Lost Restaurants of Baltimore

Captain James Seafood Palace 2127 Boston Street, Baltimore, MD, United States

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/lost-restaurants-of-baltimore-tickets-747733961407 The Baltimore City Historical Society and the Historical Society of Baltimore County will present their Annual Joint Program featuring Suzanne Loudermilk and Kit Pollard speaking on their book, Lost Restaurants…

Christiana Resistance of 1851 Revisited

Historic Almshouse - Galloway Room 9811 Van Buren Lane, Cockeysville, MD, United States

with Debbie Harner In November 1849, Noah Buley, Nelson Ford, and George and Joshua Hammond, fled Edward Gorsuch’s Retreat Farm in northern Baltimore County and found refuge from slavery in…

Lynching in Maryland and in Baltimore County

Historic Almshouse - Galloway Room 9811 Van Buren Lane, Cockeysville, MD, United States

with Will Schwarz Register HERE: https://historicalsocbaltoco.ticketspice.com/2024-feb18-lynching-in-md-and-bc The presentation will consider the history of racial terror lynching in the US, in Maryland and in Baltimore County. The creation of the Maryland Lynching Memorial Project and its efforts to bring that dark history to light will be reviewed. The program will include a screening of a short film on the 1885 lynching of Howard Cooper in Towson. Will Schwarz is an independent television producer, EP, writer and director based in Baltimore, MD. The award-winning television veteran has more than 40 years…

Warren- Rumor or Fact: A Town Under Loch Raven Reservoir?

Historic Almshouse - Galloway Room 9811 Van Buren Lane, Cockeysville, MD, United States

with Sally Riley Ever hear that there used to be villages where Loch Raven Reservoir is today? Come to the Galloway Room and listen as a story recounts the history…

DIY (Discover It Yourself!) House History Workshop

Historic Almshouse - Galloway Room 9811 Van Buren Lane, Cockeysville, MD, United States

with Teri Dorsey Rising You can discover the history of your house whether it is 25 or 125 years old. Come learn about research tools and tricks you need to…

Texas Quarry Tour-SOLD OUT

Martin Marietta Texas Quarry 430 W. Padonia Rd., Timonium, MD, United States

SOLD OUT! Please watch for future dates later this year. Martin Marietta's Texas Quarry located in Cockeysville, Maryland is one of the most spectacular hidden gemstones in all of Baltimore County. Currently spanning over one mile North to South…

Virginia Hall: America’s Greatest Spy-SOLD OUT

Historic Almshouse - Galloway Room 9811 Van Buren Lane, Cockeysville, MD, United States

Get your tickets HERE: https://historicalsocbaltoco.ticketspice.com/2024june2-virginia-hall-americas-greatest-spy   For more information on Baltimore County and Parkton native Virginia Hall, see her page in the Maryland Women's Hall of Fame: https://msa.maryland.gov/msa/educ/exhibits/womenshallfame/html/hall.html Part of…

Texas Quarry Tour-2nd Date SOLD OUT

Martin Marietta Texas Quarry 430 W. Padonia Rd., Timonium, MD, United States

SOLD OUT! Please watch for future dates later this year.   Our first date in May filled up so quickly, we have added a second date.  Martin Marietta's Texas Quarry located in Cockeysville, Maryland is one of the most…

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