Next Meeting Mon. April 10
at Princeton Sports

10730 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia

Sunday , March , 26 2017
Activities and Meetings
             New activity leaders are always welcome!  Experience not necessary!

                 Lead a happy hour, dining out, birthday bash or any activity you like!
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"Preseason" Mini Golf at Monster Mini Golf
Event Start Date: 3/29/2017 7:00 PM
Join Scott at "Preseason" Mini Golf at Monster Mini Golf in Jessup. Sign up at Activities Table, or just show up. Meet at 7:00. This is not on the "tour", so now is the best time to come out and try it. It's fun! You don't have to be good, no expectation of continuing on the tour, and no tour price for this preseason event, just the venue's price. Optional dinner afterwards (location to be announced). See Tour Flyer at Activities Table.
Event Locations
Monster Mini Golf, Jessup (map)
Project Clean stream
Event Start Date: 4/1/2017 9:00 AM

Project Clean Stream, 9AM to noon. CSC members will participate in this region wide effort to clean up streams in the Chesapeake watershed.  Stream location will be in Howard County.  Contact Sue for more info, or 301 498-8462.


Cinema Sundays at the Charles Theater
Event Start Date: 4/2/2017 9:30 AM
Cinema Sundays at the Charles Theater - Time: 9:30 a.m. Cost: $16.00 includes ticket and a simple brunch - a buffet of Sam's bagels and cream cheese, gourmet Coffee Mill coffee, tea, and steaming hot chocolate. Seating fills up fast so get there at 9:30 am to secure a table. Brunch begins at 9:45 am. The film begins at 10:30 am followed by a spirited Q and A discussion. Titles are generally announced the week before each screening on the web site and in the Today section of The Baltimore Sun each Friday. Contact Marge C. by email or 410-340-6645.
Event Locations
Charles Theater (map)
Board of Directors Meeting
Event Start Date: 4/3/2017 7:00 PM

The CSC Board of Directors usually meets the First Monday of every month, although this sometimes varies due to holidays (see 6/26/17 and 8/28/17).

The meetings are held in the Elkhorn room of Owen Brown Community Center, located at 6800 Cradlerock Way, Columbia, Maryland 21045. 

Meetings typically begin at 7:00 pm and end by 9:00.  Current members are welcome to attend.

Event Locations
Owen Brown Community Center (map)
Dancing Wednesdays
Event Start Date: 4/5/2017 7:30 PM
Every Wednesday - Join Deb for line dancing at the Cancun Cantina.  Free lessons start at 7:30pm followed by open dancing.  Cover charge after 7pm.  Contact Deb for more information
Event Locations
Cancun Cantina (map)
April Happy Hour - Nottinghams
Event Start Date: 4/6/2017 4:30 PM

Join Paul for our April Happy Hour at Nottingham's in Columbia (8850 Stanford Blvd., Suite 1100

Columbia, MD 21045).  Meet at the restaurant after 4:30pm.  They have drink specials and food specials like $5 pizza and $1 oysters so check out their web page.

Event Locations
Nottingham's (map)
Event Start Date: 4/8/2017 3:00 PM
Contact email address:
Location: Potomac Curling Club, 13810 Old Gunpowder Rd, Laurel, MD 20707

Try Curling - The Columbia Ski Club curls again, Saturday, April 8, 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. Instruction and equipment provided. First timers and previous participants welcome; no experience necessary. Agility and comfort on ice recommended. Learn the game, practice, and play a short game with assistance from experienced instructors. Specific numbers of participants needed: 14-16, or 21-24, or 28-32, so reserve now to hold your spot. MUST RESERVE AND PAY IN ADVANCE. Cost: $32 to $38 (dependent on headcount) due by March 13. This is HALF PRICE due to Scott's affiliation with the Potomac Curling Club, and next year (Olympic year) will cost more (if we even do it). 

Event Locations
Potomac Curling Club (map)
CSC General Meeting @ Princeton Sports
Event Start Date: 4/10/2017 7:30 PM

Our April meeting is at Princeton Sports in Columbia at 7:30pm


 CSC Meetings are open to the public and there is no admission charge.

Club meeting starts at 8:00 for announcements, news and monthly program.





Event Locations
Princeton Sports (map)
Bike Ride Planning Meeting
Event Start Date: 4/17/2017 7:00 PM

Special bicycle ride planning meeting. Do you have a favorite bike ride. Come to the meeting and help us plan our schedule for the season. We would like to plan a diverse set of rides for all abilities. We will also be training for several Century rides. Call or email for directions. Meet at Bob and Deb's house at 7:30pm. Light refreshments provided. Contact Bob M. by email:

Howard County GreenFest
Event Start Date: 4/22/2017 10:00 AM
Howard County GreenFest.   This year the theme is “Earth Day Every Day”.  10AM to 4PM at Howard County Community College.  Highlights include a native plant sale, live reptile program, green vendors, document shredding, recycling opportunities and more!  FREE admission.  Visit for more information or contact Sue Muller at, 301 498-8462.
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Interested in Leading an Activity?

To add a NEW activity to the list email the activities committee (preferred). If approved, activities are added to the activity database which is used for the newsletter list, monthly meeting list and the activity web page. Please provide:

  • your complete name
  • phone number(s)
  • email address
  • activity date
  • meeting time and place
  • cost 
  • brief description.

New leaders: please read the Guidelines for Activity Leaders.

To cancel or CHANGE the date, time, location, or other details of an EXISTING activity, email Updates. This will reach our Activities Chairperson, the Newsletter Editor and our Web Team.


Getaways and Adventures Committee

The 'Getaways and Adventures Committee' oversees CSC non-ski trips. See the Getaways and Adventures schedule page for trip information.


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