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Our Mission

Celebrating America Carroll County is an inclusive collaboration of county government, local municipalities, private and non-profit organizations, businesses, individuals, and other interested parties who garner participation, broaden understanding, welcome visitors, and encourage residents to learn more about Carroll County's role in American History.

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Celebrating America Brochure

To learn more about Celebrating America, please view our brochure.

Our Partners

Upcoming Meetings

  • Friday, May 17, 2024 at 1:00 PM, Taneytown History Museum
  • Friday, June 21, 2024, Strawbridge Shrine

For information about upcoming meetings of the Celebrating America Carroll County partners, please contact the program's co-chair, Joe Thompson.

America 250

The semiquincentennial of the United States of America will take place in 2026! Our Celebrating America partners will be planning programs and events that commemorate the local context for this historic event. The following resources may help you and your own organizations as you plan.


Maryland Department of Planning: Maryland 250 Commission



American Association for State and Local History (AASLH): Making History at 250

Council of State Archivists (CoSA): America 250 Resources


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