Participate in a behind-the-scenes look at the Circuit Court of Howard County. …this experience will encompass a walking tour, to include (but not limited to) touring the clerk’s office, the office of the registrar, the sheriff’s department, a courtroom, jury room, judge’s chamber, etc. Throughout this tour, one or more staff persons will explain what the circuit court is and how it differs from other courts, who the circuit court serves and how its litigants open a case. As a wrap up, there will be a brief discussion and Q&A with a judge and/or magistrate to learn about their role from this perspective. Dependent on the day’s court schedule, this opportunity may include a stop inside a courtroom to hear a few minutes of civil and/or criminal hearing in process.