Back to School

Registration begins Monday, June 21 and ends July 16. Call 410-857-5944 for Appointment 2021 Back-to-School, We Need Your Help 2021 Back to School Registration Flyer (registration June 21 - July 16, 2021)

Shop with a Cop

Shoo with a Cop will be held in conjunction with the Westminster Police Department and the Carroll County Sheriff’s office on August 9, 2021. Registration first come first served and begins Monday, June 21, 2021

Designer Bag and Basket Bingo

Pleasant Valley Fire Hall 2030 Pleasant Valley Rd S, Westminster

Come support The Shepherd’s Staff’s Blessings Closet Program and play to win beautiful designer bags and baskets. Our Designer Bag & Basket Bingo includes 20 regular games, three specials, and many of our popular raffles and door prizes. More information.

Sock it to Us Pop Up

The Shepherd's Staff Office 30 Carroll Street, Westminster, MD

Collection of NEW socks! Drop off new socks for students grades k-12. Socks will be distributed with Back to School supplies.

Thanksgiving Day Dinner

Portico of St. John Catholic Church 43 Monroe St., Westminster, MD

Festival of Trees

John Street Quarters 28 John St, Westminster, Maryland, MD

November 26th-28th, John Street Quarters, 15th Annual Festival of Trees featuring a silent auction of unique, beautiful and handcrafted trees and other artisan items.  Live music, photo booth, cash & carry table, baked goods, and raffles.  Fun for the whole family. Register for the auction through the Handbid app HERE. More information

Camel Canter

Fun 5k hosted by St. Benjamin’s Lutheran Church, Westminster, MD (more details and flyer to follow as event draws near)

Historic House of Worship Tour

The Historical Society of Carroll County and The Shepherd’s Staff are partnering to bring the Historic Houses of Worship Tour back to Westminster. The event will be held on Saturday, December 11, between 3pm-7pm and tickets are $15 for adults / children 12 and under are free. The event will culminate in a concert at Westminster United Methodist Church from 7:30pm-8:30pm featuring Leaves the 99 (a free will offering will be taken). Tickets may be purchased and more information can be found by following this link:


Homeless Memorial

SAVE THE DATE –  Community is invited to participate in a moving annual memorial remembering the homeless in our community that have passed that otherwise may have not been remembered. More Information coming soon.