Upcoming Events

March 4, 2020

Plant-Based Diet Workshop

6:30pm - 8:30pm | Slayton House

Plant-based Diet Workshop Flyer (kls-1)

FREE presentation to learn about the benefits of a plant-based diet.  Advance registration is encouraged:

Sponsored by the Wilde Lake Community Association Health and Wellness Committee.

March 11, 2020

End of Nomination period

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March 13, 2020

Rainbow Theatre Presents-Rocket Reba’s Science Spectacular

10:00am - | Slayton House Theatre

Science Spectacular is a show that focuses on the weather, and experiments will focus on air and matter.

See things like vortex fog rings, bubbling potions, and clouds on the ground. This show is appropriate for all ages and is great for a wide-ranging age group.

$5.00 per person. Advanced tickets available at or at the door (cash only).

March 21, 2020

Columbia Cleanup Day

9:00am - 12:00pm | Running Brook Neighborhood Center

Help keep Wilde Lake trash-free! Meet at Running Brook Neighborhood Center. Please contact Wilde Lake CARES Chair and Wilde Lake Village Board member, Bess Caplan at, if you would like to volunteer.

March 28, 2020

Art Reception Baltimore Watercolor Society

3:00pm - 5:00pm | Bernice Kish Gallery at Slayton House

Searching for Spring

10:00am - 11:30am | Columbia Sports Park

Searching for Spring Egg Hunt. Free event for children ages 2 – 8.  Columbia residents only!

Tickets for Wilde Lake residents will be available beginning February 28 at  Questions?  Contact Rachael Strube, Events Coordinator, at or 410/730-3987.

March 30, 2020

Conversation with the Candidates

7:00pm - 9:00pm | Hawthorn Center
Meet and chat with the Howard County District 4 Board of Education candidates. An informal, small group format will allow community members to meet each candidate and ask questions. Advance registration is required as space is limited. Click here to register online or call the Hickory Ridge Village office at 410/730-3987.
Sponsored by Harper’s Choice, Hickory Ridge, Town Center and Wilde Lake Community Associations.

April 26, 2020

Pull and Plant Day

10:00am - 12:00pm | Wilde Lake Barn


A family-friendly and environmentally-friendly activity! Help us remove invasive plant species and replace them with beneficial native plants. No experience necessary. Wear clothes that can get dirty. We’ll provide the rest. For more information, email OpenSpace.ResourceRequests@

May 16, 2020

Plant Exchange

10:00am - | Wilde Lake Barn

Sponsored by Wilde Lake Community Action and Resources for Environmental Stewardship (CARES).  Questions?  Contact Bess Caplan at

Tree Giveaway

10:00am - | Wilde Lake Barn

Save the Date! More details and application will be posted soon.

May 23, 2020

Art Reception Taurean Washington

3:00pm - 5:00pm | Bernice Kish Gallery at Slayton House

July 16, 2020

“Urinetown” Presented by Slayton House Theatre Camp of the Arts

7:00pm - | Slayton House Theatre

Music and Lyrics Mark Hollmann, Book and Lyrics Greg Kotis
Urinetown was produced on Broadway in September, 2001 by
the Araca Group and Dodger Theatricals in association with TheatreDreams, Inc., and Lauren Mitchell


Urinetown is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.

WLCA Annual Events

  • Wilde Halloween
  • Breakfast and More with Santa
  • Family Pool Party (held at one of the WL pools)
  • Artfully Wilde Craft Show
  • Meet and Eat
  • Old –Fashioned Family Picnic (at WL park)
  • Shredding and E-cycling
  • Wide Lake Village Yard sale
  • Gardening Contest