Welcome to the Mount Hebron / Orchards Community Association website. The primary purpose of this site is to provide helpful information to the residents of our community and to promote the benefits to those interested in making our neighborhood their new home.

Friendly neighbors, quality homes, top ranked schools, and a convenient location are just a few of the reasons our community ranks as one of the best in Howard County. Now add to that the annual Easter Egg Hunt, Community Yard Sale, Halloween Parade, Santa Ride and Holiday Decorating Contest, it has become one of the most enjoyable places to live in all of Maryland.

The communities of Mount Hebron, Patapsco Park Estates and The Orchards are all represented by the Association. The political strength of over 1000 households has helped us deter unfavorable development of land next to our schools, improve road safety, and continues to keep the attention of our local officials.

The annual association dues are just $15.00 and help support all of the community events. If you haven’t already done so, please make your check payable to Mount Hebron / Orchards Association and send to P.O. Box 6810, Ellicott City, MD 21042.

Cemeteries in our Neighborhood

Did you know we have 2 small cemeteries in our neighborhood? The cemetery that most people know about, it is located across from the fire department. It is known as the Fuller-Kane-Smith Cemetery. This cemetery is located on Route 99, across the street from the Howard...

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What is going on in the Community?

Food Truck Tuesdays. Join the West Friendship Volunteer Fire Department for Food Truck Tuesdays every Tuesday from 4-8. Featuring over 12 Food Trucks offering both savory and sweet options. Free Thursday Night Concert Series. Starting Thursday, June 6, Turf Valley...

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Need Help with Technology

Need help accessing eBooks, eAudiobooks, or streaming content on your laptop, phone, or tablet? Check out the library, drop in with your technology related questions. Howard county Library offers help with "Tech Time." Click here for more information.

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Did You Know?

The Howard County Living Farm Heritage Museum is across the road from Howard County Fairgrounds. Most people know about the general store, one-room schoolhouse, little country church, blacksmith shop. They may know about the "Summer Fest" event in June, but did you...

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Plastic Bags in Recycling – Not Accepted

Effective Saturday, June 15, 2019, Howard County’s Department of Public Works’ Bureau of Environmental Services will no longer accept curbside recycling placed out in plastic bags. Items placed out for recycling, should be placed loose in the county assigned recycling...

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Old Ellicott City SpringFest

Celebrate the season in Old Ellicott City at the annual SpringFest. This free and family-friendly event offers 3 outdoor stages, including our beautiful NEW Riverside Stage located in Lot B.   Enjoy classic rock and acoustic/folk mixed with a little bluesy funk from...

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Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.

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