The following events, sponsored by the Howard County Department of Recreation and Parks, are open for registration.
SENIORS JEWELRY CRAFT CLASS, for ages 55 and older, 11 a.m.-noon Oct. 12 and 19, learn how to make glass jewelry using fused colored glass in a kiln, class held at Winter Growth at Ruth Keeton House, 5466 Ruth Keeton Way, Columbia. $30; registration required. 410-313-7279.
PENNSYLVANIA TRIP, an intergenerational program for seniors ages 55 and older and children ages 6 and older, 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 16, travel to the Harris-Cameron Mansion and the Broad Street Market, board the Susquehanna riverboat for a deli lunch and a river cruise, and enjoy a city tour and a narrated train excursion on the Middletown and Hummelstown Railroad, call for bus departure points in Howard County. $83; registration required. 410-313-7279.
SENIORS THURMONT TRIP, for ages 55 and older, 9:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Oct. 20, travel to the Cozy Inn Restaurant in Maryland for a buffet lunch, with time for shopping nearby and a stop at a local orchard for fresh fall produce, call for bus departure points in Howard County. $25; registration required. 410-313-7279.
-- Compiled by LINDA JAMES