| EXPLOREMD.US | ANNAPOLIS | BALTIMORE | CATONSVILLE | COLUMBIA | ELKRIDGE | ELLICOTT CITY | LAUREL | MT AIRY | SAVAGE | SYKESVILLE | WESTMINSTER |

 
Take me back to the Home Page Who is behind the scene Local Business Listing Local Community Local Events Gallery Real Estate Local Restaurant Listing Tourism Contact ExploreMD.us
Baltimore Events

Twitter
Upcoming Events in Baltimore & the surrounding area. For a list of future events visit the CALENDAR OF EVENTS. We list all events for free and don't have a deadline but the longer you are advertising the better exposure you'll get, so by all means SEND US YOUR EVENT and we'll post & TWITTER it for you. Last time page was updated April 16, 2015 10:51 PM
Facebook

 

Date
Additional changes and updates to Baltimore.ExploreMD.us
Link
March 20, 2015
New Platinum Sponsor - Law Office of Walter D. Ty, LLC was recently added click link
February 10, 2015
New Listing - Renewable Energy Corporation was recently added, for more click link
January 20, 2015
New Listing - RestorClean Pro was recently added, for more click link the following link
January 16, 2015
New Listing - Spartan Plumbing, Heating & Air Conditioning was recently added
December 9, 2014
New Listing - Glue Machinery Corporation was recently added to the site, click the link
December 4, 2014
New Listing - STRAIGHTNORTH was recently added to the site, click the link for info
November 6, 2014
Canton - Farmstead Grill was recently added to the site, click the link for more info
October 19, 2014
The Restaurant section was recently updated, click the link for more information
October 11, 2014
Attractions & Accomodation section was recently updated, click the link for more info
October 1, 2014
New Listing - Chimes Maryland was recently added, click the link for more information
September 19, 2014
New Listing - Nobles Bar And Grill in Federal Hill was recently added, click the link
September 19, 2014
New Listing - Sanctuary Bodyworks in Fells Point was recently added, click the link
September 16, 2014
New Gallery - Star Spangled 200 was recently uploaded, click the following link to view
September 3, 2014
Events Page was recently updated, to view additional changes, click the following link

Baltimore, MD current Sponsor's, please support this site by visiting their pages
MARYLAND LANDSCAPE SUPPLY (Platinum Sponsor) | REYES JEWELRY EXCHANGE - CASH FOR GOLD (Platinum Sponsor)
| LAW OFFICE OF WALTER D. TY, LLC (Platinum Sponsor) |

Landscape Supply
Cash 4 Gold
Walter D. Ty, LLC
Railroad Museum
Baltimore, MD
Platinum Sponsor
Maryland Landscape Supply - EllicottCity.net & ExploreMD.us Platinum Sponsor
Howard County Landscape
Supply delivers mulch, soil,
stone, firewood and more to all parts of Howard County
Maryland. Locally owned and
operated, drop by. MORE
Baltimore, MD
Platinum Sponsor
Reyes Jewelry Exchange - Cash 4 Gold EllicottCity.net & ExploreMD.us Platinum Sponsor

Please bring your old or unwanted GOLD... We pay CASH, at the highest rate allowed by law. We offer the friendliest service make you some money. MORE
Baltimore, MD
Platinum Sponsor
Law Office of Walter D. Ty, LLC
Mr. Ty has over 13 years of experience as an attorney in good standing.  His legal experience ranges from working as a manager of the family law team. MORE
Baltimore MD
Sponsor
Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum
In the late 19th century, an overzealous publicity agent developed a trade show exhibit for a major American railroad in Baltimore, MD. MORE
* * *
Reyes Jewelry Exchange
(EllicottCity.net & ExploreMD.us Platinum Sponsor)

Get an Extra 10% on Every Transaction

(Must Have an Appointment to Sell Gold, Silver & Platinum)

Reyes Jewelry Exchange - Cash 4 Gold EllicottCity.net & ExploreMD.us Platinum Sponsor
* * *
Maryland Landscape Supply - Mulches
(EllicottCity.net & ExploreMD.us Platinum Sponsor)


Maryland Landscape Supply - EllicottCity.net & ExploreMD.us Platinum Sponsor Maryland Landscape Supply - Mulches

B & O Railway Baltimore
901 W. Pratt Street Baltimore, MD 21223
| http://www.borail.org/ | Facebook | Twitter |

B & O Railway


Port Discovery Children's Museum
35 Market Place Baltimore MD - 410.727.8120
| http://www.portdiscovery.org/calendar/events | Facebook | Twitter |

Port Discovery Children's Museum

LEGO Castle Adventure!
February 14, 2015 - February September 20, 2015
35 Market Place Baltimore MD - 410.727.8120
| http://www.portdiscovery.org/calendar/events | Facebook | Twitter |

Builders of all ages are invited to explore, build and play in our newest traveling exhibition – LEGO® Castle Adventure!
In this exhibit kids and their families are transported to a LEGO® kingdom where they too can become master castle builders, using one of the greatest building materials of all time –   LEGO bricks.

Visitors will be immersed in castle-life through experiences and activities including:

  • Builders of all ages and skill levels can construct castles, learn about real-world castles and their building secrets,
    and plan their ideal castle’s defenses. The Builders Guild is divided into three age-appropriate build areas:
    • Apprentice Builders (toddlers) can build using soft foam LEGO bricks.
    • Journeyman Builders (ages 3-6) build with LEGO® Duplo® bricks.
    • Master Builders (ages 7 and up) can create designs with brick paper and then build using classic LEGO bricks.
  • Exploring the inside of the royal castle full of LEGO brick decorations, the king and queen’s thrones and secret passageways.
  • Virtually build a fortress wall on screen and test its strength with a LEGO catapult.
  • Using a colorful array of green bricks, children can plan and create and build their own topiaries.
  • Climb into the lookout tower and defend the castle walls.
    * * *
    Wonderful Wednesdays
    35 Market Place Baltimore MD - 410.727.8120
    | http://www.portdiscovery.org/calendar/events | Facebook | Twitter |

Join us for a special day dedicated to children ages birth through 6 years. Participate in imaginative music and literacy programs designed to develop early learning skills.

Percussion Garden:  9:30am - 12pm
Don't miss this hands-on activity of discovery where participants are encouraged to play on (or with) a wide variety of percussion instruments. Through play, children learn about the amazing sounds that can be produced and the different techniques for producing these sounds

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Scooter Mania: 11am
Engage in a series of movement challenges that are designed to enhance physical, social/emotional, and cognitive development by propelling a small board on wheels while controlling speed and direction. Work on balance, improve self-confidence, and increase flexible thinking during this exciting activity.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am & 12:15pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!
* * *
Fantastic Fridays
35 Market Place Baltimore MD - 410.727.8120
| http://www.portdiscovery.org/calendar/events | Facebook | Twitter |

Join us for a day filled with fun for the entire family!

Mother Goose on the Loose: 10:30am
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

The Money Game: 11am
The Money Game is an interactive game show where students are the contestants! Students move through this exciting, fast-paced game by answering questions and learning about saving, spending,and investing money.

Circle Time: 11:30am
Enjoy our signature interactive story time, featuring singing, dancing, and finger plays. Recommended for ages 6 and under.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 11:30am, 12:15pm, 1pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Pop Up Science: 1pm & 1:30pm
Enjoy special science demonstrations in our Wonders of Water exhibit at 1pm and  in the Nano exhibit at 1:30 pm.

Art a la Cart - Man in the Yellow Hat: 1pm - 3pm
Stop in and enjoy quick and portable art activities designed to encourage children to create artworks and explore different media on the go!
* * *
Super Sundays
35 Market Place Baltimore MD - 410.727.8120
| http://www.portdiscovery.org/calendar/events | Facebook | Twitter |

Join us for fun, educational activities that the entire family can enjoy!

Adventure to the ImagiNation: 1pm & 2:30pm
Take an adventure to the Imagi Nation with magician David London.

Mother Goose on the Loose:  1:30pm
An award-winning, early literacy program featuring singing, movement, and fingerplays.

Jingle Jangle Music Time: 2:30pm, 3:15pm & 4pm
A lively interactive music experience that teaches infants and young toddlers basic rhythm through singing, clapping, and shaking shakers!

Kamishibai Story Time: 3:30pm
Enjoy the art of Japanese paper theater that combines storytelling with illustration!
* * *



End of Sponsor Events





Introduction to Mindfulness and Meditation
Saturdays January 31st, February 28, March 21, May 23,  June 20, and July 25 / Time: 2pm - 3:30pm

KMC Maryland Temple for World Peace, 900 East Northern Parkway, Baltimore, MD 21212

Cost per class: $15 / $10 for students, seniors, and unemployed http://www.MeditationMd.org or call 410-243-3837 for more information

Take an afternoon to discover how to meditate in the Baltimore City's first ever Buddhist Temple. The World Peace Temple is a peaceful environment to learn how to meditate and how to apply meditative thinking to all areas of our life. This class is specifically geared towards beginners to meditation and for those who are interested in learning more. Questions are welcome. Please were comfortable clothing. No physical exercise is involved. Vegetarian lunch and desserts in the World Peace Cafe are available before and after the courses. Everyone is welcome!


Fells Point Main Street

Fell's Point
P.O. Box 38245
Baltimore, Maryland 21231
Tel: 410.675.8900
| View our Website | Facebook | Email |

Fells Point Main Street

It is the new name of our community’s Main Street organization, a campaign initiated in 2003 by the Fell's Point Business Association and members of our community. FPMS has been created to proactively generate the revitalization of Fell's Point’s commercial and historic districts. Our mission to promote, strengthen and revitalize the commercial district for businesses and residents alike. Like neighborhoods nationwide, we are experiencing growing pains associated with the economic of expansion.


Lord Baltimore Hotel hosts the vocal dynamic duo Meredith Seidel and Ro Cube
March 6, 2015 and every other Friday (March 20, April 3, April 17, May 1, etc.) 6:00-9:00 p.m.

Lord Baltimore Hotel (hotel lobby adjacent to the LB Tavern) 20 W. Baltimore Street Baltimore, MD 21201

| http://www.meredithseidel.com/ |

Performing together for the past 10 years, Seidel and Cube perform covers from every era and genre and turn each one into an organic blend of soul, grace and effortless ease. Their renditions of even the most familiar tunes have an “edge” to make older covers consistently sounding fresh.




 

 

African Social Media Connect Party Baltimore
Saturday, April 11, 2015 @ 7:00pm to Apr 12 at 3:00am

Spotlight Event Center, 1546 Country Ridge Ln, Essex, MD

Facebook event link:
http://www.facebook.com/events/615036271930398/

Eventbrite ticket link:
http://www.eventbrite.com/e/african-social-media-connect-party-baltimore-tickets-16309550304?aff=efbevent

$20 Entry

Featuring:
*Special peformance by the award-winning musician WACONZY (Nigeria)
*Live Music from the 12 hottest Dj's in the east coast spinning the hottest African Jamz.
*Surprise appearance from Nollywood Movie stars
*35 african models from california
*Networking and Social media profiling on big screen
*Free Drinks for the first 25 couples
*Dance, toasting and drinking competition.
*Lighting and smoke effects.

HELP LINE: 657-226-7898 , 410-961-4202


We are a non-profit that helps start-up and expanding small businesses by offering free training and counseling in the Baltimore area. Here are our upcoming events:

April 16, 2015 2p-4p
First Steps to Owning Your Own Business
More Information:
http://www.marylandcapital.org/content/first-steps-starting-your-own-business-baltimore-0

April 20, 2015   7p-9p
First Steps to Owning Your Own Business @ Rosedale Federal More Information:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/first-steps-in-starting-your-own-business-tickets-16238654252

April 22, 2015   11:30a-1:00p
Baltimore SWIB Luncheon @ Women's Business Center More Information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/baltimore-strong-women-in-business-luncheon-tickets-16353670268

April 30, 2015   4p-6p
Introduction to QuickBooks @ Baybank Mortgage More information:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/quickbooks-workshop-tickets-16085961544


A Celebration of Maryland Wine & Racing at Pimlico Race Course
April 18-19, 2015 @ 12 pm- 6 pm

Pimlico Race Course 5201 Park Heights Ave / 410-252-9463

| http://www.decanterwinefestival.com |

Watch and bet on live turf and dirt horse racing while sipping on some of the best wines from across the state at the 5th Annual Decanter: A Celebration of Maryland Wine & Racing at Pimlico Race Course, taking place on April 18-19 at the Pimlico Race Course(5201 Park Heights Ave.) from 12 pm- 6 pm both days.  The event, sponsored by the Maryland Wineries Association in partnership with the Maryland Jockey Club, allows guests to sample a wide variety of wines from over 20 Maryland wineries, browse wine & equine themed arts and crafts, enjoy live music, dine on local fare and experience live horse racing from the prestigious 2nd Floor Grandstand. In addition, there will be a “best-dressed” contest each day for both men and women, where winners will receive two tickets to a future Maryland Wine event and a pair of tickets to the Black-Eyed Susan Flute Club concert. On-site parking is available at Pimlico and the event will take place rain or shine. For more information  or to purchase tickets, log onto http://www.decanterwinefestival.com/ or call 410-252-9463. 

Thank you! If you have any questions or need more info please don't hesitate to email or call us.


Join Ride-Away® Wheelchair Vehicles
Saturday, April 18 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

1751 E Joppa Rd, Parkville, MD 21234 / Phone: (443)384-0080

| http://www.ride-away.com/event/parkville-grand-opening/ |

Join Ride-Away® Wheelchair Vehicles



For our Grand Opening, a day full of food, fun and giveaways. We will have a day full of demonstrations from BraunAbility, Mobility SVM and Allegiant Mobility, along with door prizes, Starbucks® gift cards, free food, and a drawing for a 48" HDTV! Ride-Away® will host O.J. Brigance, former Baltimore Ravens linebacker and founder of the Brigance Brigade Foundation, a nonprofit that supports ALS patients and their loved ones. O.J., who was diagnosed with ALS in 2007, will help us cut the ribbon with his wife Chanda. We also plan on hosting several Baltimore government officials and their representatives.  You will have the opportunity to experience revolutionary new accessible vehicles including the BraunAbility Explorer MXV Wheelchair SUV, Mobility SVM Suburban and Allegiant Mobility Honda Pilot vehicles. For more information visit: http://www.ride-away.com/event/parkville-grand-opening/.
Description: https://scontent.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xfp1/v/t1.0-9/10301449_792363907517965_7454568489015223246_n.jpg?oh=49e1fbea18e6bde5d3b93b3fe46195c9&oe=55B3C38D
You Are Invited to Our Grand Opening Celebration!
Saturday, April 18 | 2 to 5 pm

Winthrop Towson 913 Southerly Road Towson, MD 21204

Please join us for an afternoon of live music, great local dining and drinks and your chance to see what luxury living in Towson can be.

Live Music in Studio W from Hand Painted Swinger Orioles vs. Red Sox Beer & Food Showdown featuring Heavy Seas, Sam Adams & Berger Cookies Maryland Wine Sampling in the Courtyard with Linganore, Elk Run & Boordy Complimentary Food from Favorite Towson Restaurants including Charles Village Pub, Zia’s and Towson Hot Bagel

RSVP at www.winthroprsvp.com or email rsvp@winthroprsvp.com.  The favor of your reply by April 16, 2015 would be appreciated.

Questions? Please call event organizers On Tap Magazine at 703-465-0500.

Please note: must be 21+ to consume alcohol.


2015 Memory Ball “Dancing Stars,” Baltimore
April 18, 2015 @ 7 PM to 12 AM
               
Baltimore Marriott Waterfront Hotel  700 Aliceanna St. Baltimore, MD 21202 / Kisha James 800.272.3900

| http://www.alz.org/maryland | kjames@alz.org |
Tickets:  $350/person
               
Categories: Dancing, dining, entertainment, food, wine, music, fundraiser, benefit, health

This premier Baltimore event features the passion and talents of local “Dancing Stars” in an evening of cocktails, dinner, and music by local band, Highway Star.

The event highlight is a dance competition – among individuals and couples chosen for their leadership in the community and their support of the Alzheimer’s Association – to win the Judge’s Choice Trophy for best dance and You’re Our Star Trophy based on “votes” tied to donations ($1 per vote).

The cost per ticket to attend the Memory Ball is $350 and a table of 10 can be reserved for $3,500. To purchase tickets, vote for the “Dancing Stars” or learn about sponsorship opportunities, visit alz.org/maryland or call 800.272.3900. Proceeds from the Memory Ball will fund supportive services of the Alzheimer’s Association and critical research for a cure. More than 5 million Americans are living with the disease, 97,000 in Maryland and every 67 seconds that number increases by one. Alzheimer’s is the only cause of death among the top 10 in America that cannot be prevented, cured or even slowed.


Greater Baltimore Kidney Walk
April 19, 2015  @ 9:00 AM - noon

Camden Yards 333 West Camden St., Baltimore, MD 21201 / Clare Elliott 410-494-8545

| http://www.kidneywalk.org | celliott@kidneymd.org |
Free admission; $100 to receive Kidney Walk t-shirt

Fundraiser/Benefit, Community, Health, Outdoors, Family/Children’s/Kids, Senior’s, Food, Music

Bring your family to this fun, inspiring, community fundraiser, which calls attention to the need for organ donation and prevention of kidney disease - the 9th leading cause of death in the United States.

You will be greeted by a cast of characters including: Ravens Super Fans, Captain Dee Fense and Major Offense; Doc, the Towson University mascot; the Chuck E Cheese mascot; stilt walkers from Big Biz Entertainment, and the Science Cheerleaders.

Following Zumba warm-up exercises by Fit 4 Life and a brief opening ceremony, the Walk will kick off at 10 a.m.  After taking 2-mile path around the stadium, everyone can reconvene in Parking Lot B for complimentary refreshments, including apples from Giant, chips from Frito Lay and UTZ, Entenmann’s and Tastykake desserts, KIND bars, CSX water, and coffee and hot chocolate Chesapeake Roasting Company.
 
Additional activities include enjoying tunes from DJ Reddz; watching performances by Underground Dance Academy and D’s Magic, face painting by Artist and Craftsman Supply, making wood kits in the Home Depot Kids Club, painting with Wine and Canvas Baltimore, exploring the Playworks “Kid Zone,” taking the Norris Automotive test drive and learning safety activities from Cares Children Are Safe.

Adults also can take NKF-MD’s free Kidney Health Risk Assessment to see if they are at risk for chronic kidney disease. Following a simple Body Mass Index calculation, blood pressure measurement and short six-question questionnaire, participants will receive brief consultations with medical professionals and dietitians to learn about nutrition and kidney disease, as well as general diet and wellness guidelines.

Funds raised through Kidney Walk will directly support the National Kidney Foundation of Maryland’s (NKF-MD) patient services, education and research efforts. Serving central and western Maryland, the Delmarva Peninsula and portions of West Virginia, NKF-MD is the area’s only voluntary health agency dedicated to the prevention, treatment and cure of kidney and urinary tract diseases. For more information, visit www.kidneymd.org.


Earth Day Celebration at the National Aquarium
Wednesday April 22, 2015 @ 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

National Aquarium 501 E. Pratt Street Baltimore, MD 21202 / 410-576-3800

| http://www.aqua.org |

Join the National Aquarium for a celebration of our planet! On Earth Day, April 22, National Aquarium guests can enjoy a variety of activities that promote earth friendly practices.

Experts will teach guests how to celebrate Earth Day every day by bringing green practices into their daily lives, and will demonstrate how human action can positively or negatively impact the environment and animals like those in the care of the National Aquarium. Guests will learn new ways to preserve our planet through Discovery Carts, games and other interactive activities.

COST:    Free with purchase of admission ticket to the Aquarium. Tickets can be purchased online or at the admissions window.


23rd Annual Homerun for Recovery fundraiser
April 23, 2015 @ 6:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Nick’s Seafood at Cross Street Market 1065 South Charles Street Baltimore, MD 21230 / 410-752-4454

| www.baltimorestation.org | homerun@baltimorestation.org |
Tickets cost $70 in advance and $80 at the door

The Baltimore Station will host its 23rd Annual Homerun for Recovery fundraiser at Nick’s Seafood at Cross Street Market on Thursday, April 23, 2015. With support from presenting sponsor Venable Foundation, Inc., the event will raise funds for The Baltimore Station’s mission of providing rehabilitation services in a therapeutic residential setting to homeless men, mostly veterans, who are battling addiction.

Homerun for Recovery features a hot & cold buffet, Nick’s famous raw bar, local wines and micro brews, great music, and live and silent auctions. All proceeds benefit The Baltimore Station.


23rd Annual Homerun for Recovery fundraiser
April 23, 2015 @ 6:00 p.m.-9:30 p.m.

Nick’s Seafood at Cross Street Market 1065 South Charles Street Baltimore, MD 21230 / 410-752-4454

| www.baltimorestation.org | homerun@baltimorestation.org |
Tickets cost $70 in advance and $80 at the door

The Baltimore Station will host its 23rd Annual Homerun for Recovery fundraiser at Nick’s Seafood at Cross Street Market on Thursday, April 23, 2015. With support from presenting sponsor Venable Foundation, Inc., the event will raise funds for The Baltimore Station’s mission of providing rehabilitation services in a therapeutic residential setting to homeless men, mostly veterans, who are battling addiction.

Homerun for Recovery features a hot & cold buffet, Nick’s famous raw bar, local wines and micro brews, great music, and live and silent auctions. All proceeds benefit The Baltimore Station.


Alzheimer’s Association Annual Dementia Conference
April 24, 2015 @ 8am to 3pm

Sheraton Baltimore North 903 Dulaney Valley Rd., Towson, MD 21204 / Junnell Daniels 410.561.9099, ext. 222 or 1.800.272.3900

| http://www.alz.org/maryland | jdaniels@alz.org |
$35 for caregivers and $95 for professionals

Categories: Health, education, family, seniors, talk, speakers

Designed for health professionals and individuals with dementia, their family, friends and caregivers, this educational event will feature a keynote address from Dan Cohen, executive director of Music & Memory, a nonprofit organization that brings personalized music into the lives of the elderly or infirm through digital music technology. His work to enrich the lives of nursing home residents through personalized music was featured in the documentary, "Alive Inside: The Story of Music and Memory.”

The full-day conference will include several breakout sessions, including an inspirational panel of individuals with dementia and their caregivers, on the basics of Alzheimer’s, managing difficult behaviors, dementia and intellectual difficulties, managing caregiver stress and best practices in dementia care. Breakfast and lunch are included in the cost of registration.

Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Admission is $35 for caregivers and students and $95 for health care professionals, who will receive social work continuing education credits. For more information or to register, visit alz.org/maryland, call 800.272.3900 or email jdaniels@alz.org.

The Alzheimer’s Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. Its mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected, and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health. Its vision is a world without Alzheimer’s®.


Grant Writing Class (2000 E. Belvedere Avenue)
Saturday, April 25, 2015 @ 9 AM - 4 PM.
Registration: Monday, April 13th - Friday, April 17th

Mount Zion Baptist Church - 2000 E. Belvedere Ave. Baltimore, MD 21239

| http://www.mzbcministries.org/ |
Cost: $375

Learn to write Non-Profit Grants for Faith - Based Organizations Class will be held at Mount Zion Baptist Church - 2000 E. Belvedere Ave. Baltimore, MD 21239
Instructor: Dr. Harris from
Arlington, VA.

One day only! CALL NOW TO ENROLL.


Baltimore County will host the annual Compost Bin and Rain Barrel Sale
Saturday, April 25th and Sunday, April 26th 2015

The Avenue in White Marsh (8115 Honeygo Blvd., parking lot behind AC Moore)

| http://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/recycling |

On Saturday, the Sale will occur at The Avenue in White Marsh (8115 Honeygo Blvd., parking lot behind AC Moore). On Sunday, the Sale will occur at Stevenson University's Mustang Stadium in Owings Mills (11005 Owings Mills Blvd, parking lot in front of Mustang Stadium). It will be from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on BOTH days, rain or shine.

Compost Bins are $35 (sales tax included) and fit in all cars. Rain Barrels are $50 (sales tax included) and fit in most cars. Cash, checks, or credit cards (Visa, MC) accepted. This event will be first come, first served while supplies last.


CAC Arts in the Park Festival
April 25, 2015 @ 11am-3pm

Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Ln Brooklyn Park, MD 21225 / 410-636-6597

| http://www.chesapeakearts.org/ | Email |

A FREE, family friendly festival of art, music, dance, theatre, food! Activities for kids of all ages, and CAC will announce the 2015/2016 season AND even provide some sneak peeks into the performances to come!


Handel Choir of Baltimore presents "Distant Bells
Saturday April 25 @ 8 pm

Saint Ignatius Catholic Church 740 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202

| http://handelchoir.org/Concert3.htm |

Handel Choir's 80th anniversary season finale!

HANDEL Dixit Dominus
VIVALDI Gloria
PÄRT Berliner Messe

Hear a 22-year-old Handel composing in a fiery Italian style, Vivaldi's most beloved choral work, and the conventions of chant transformed into a revolutionary new idiom by contemporary master Arvo Pärt.

Handel Choir and Handel Period Instrument Orchestra
Emily Noël, soprano
Sarah Berger, soprano
Sarah Davis, mezzo soprano
Jason Rylander, tenor
Brendan Curran, bass

Arian Khaefi, conductor

Pre-concert lecture at 7 pm by Aaron Ziegel, PhD, assistant professor of music history and culture at Towson University.

TICKETS: $47 / $37 / $10 student with ID

http://handelchoir.org/Concert3.htm

667.206.4120


4th Annual Taste of Pikesville
Apr. 30, 2015 @ 5:30 to 8:00 p.m.
 
DoubleTree by Hilton, Baltimore North-Pikesville 1726 Reisterstown Rd., Pikesville, MD 21208 / Jessica Normington 410.484.2337
 
| http://www.tasteofpikesville.com | info@pikesvillechamber.com |
$35/person in advance; $40/person at the door

Don’t miss this casual night of food, festivity and fun highlighting new and old Pikesville. Enjoy signature dishes, beer, wine and cocktails from over 40 local restaurants including: Ruth’s Chris, Mari Luna, Gourmet Again, Simply Elegant Catering, North Oaks, Fountainside Restaurant, Saval Food, Noodles and Co., Island Quizine and McDonald’s.

Adding to the excitement will be music, raffle prizes, celebrity judges and other surprises! A portion of the proceeds will support Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland. The remaining proceeds will support the Chamber’s efforts to keep Pikesville looking like a welcoming and helping the Chamber to host programs and events to attract more people and businesses to the area.

Tickets are $35/person in advance and $40/person at the door. To purchase tickets or learn about vendor or sponsorship opportunities, visit www.tasteofpikesville.com or call the Chamber at 410.484.2337.


Waterfront Wellness Series
Saturdays and Sundays from 8:00-10:00 a.m.

Saturdays
8:00 a.m. – Boot Camp with Peak Performance Baltimore
9:00 a.m. – Dance 2 Fitness with Canton Club

Sundays
8:00 a.m. – Yoga with Charm City Yoga
9:00 a.m. – Kayaking with the Department of Recreation & Parks
9:00 a.m. – Parkour with Urban Evolution

West Shore Park (located between the Science Center and the Visitor’s Center)

| http://www.waterfrontpartnership.org |
               
Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore’s “Waterfront Wellness Series” returns once again to the Inner Harbor this summer with FREE classes! On Saturday and Sunday mornings in West Shore Park, participants can take part in boot camp with Peak Performance Baltimore, “Dance 2 Fitness” with Canton Club, yoga with Charm City Yoga and parkour with Urban Evolution. In addition to group exercise, the Department of Recreation & Parks offers new kayak tours of the Harbor.

With the support of Medifast, Waterfront Partnership also adds a nutritional component to this year’s series where Waterfront Wellness participants can get nutritional information, product samples, giveaways and cooking demonstrations.

Note: Classes are held weather permitting.

COST:    FREE but registration is required. Online registration will be open May 1, 2015 at www.waterfrontpartnership.org. INFO:    Participants should bring their own mats and water. For more info or to register for classes, please visitwww.waterfrontpartnership.org.


Learn the basics of water-bath canning through a hands on workshop
May 2, 2015 @ 11am 

29th Street Community Center (300 E. 29th St. Baltimore, MD 21218) on

| http://www.learntoprezerve.org/learn-to-prezerve/ |
$35.00

Item to be canned TBA based on seasonal availability.  Learn the basics of water-bath canning through a hands on workshop at the 29th Street Community Center (300 E. 29th St. Baltimore, MD 21218) on May 2nd at 11am.  Participants will leave with their own homemade jar of preserves, a packet about the how-to's of canning and the confidence to start canning on their own. Ages 9+ (with adult) are welcome to attend.
This is available to anyone that would like to go on the trip.

Travel to Delaware Park Casino with Merrymount Neighborhood Association

This is available to anyone that would like to go on the trip.


Annual Manekin-Clark Lecture
“Interfaith Leadership: Building a Healthy Democracy”
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 @ 7 p.m.

Kraushaar Auditorium - Goucher College 1021 Dulaney Valley Road Towson, MD 21204

Keynote Speaker: Eboo Patel, Founder and President, Interfaith Youth Core

On Wednesday, May 13, 2015 Eboo Patel, founder and president of theChicago-based international nonprofit Interfaith Youth Core (IFYC), will be the keynote speaker at the Institute for Christian &Jewish Studies’ annual Manekin-Clark Lecture. Patel’s presentation will focus on the importance of building robust and creative interfaith spaces that serve both religious and nonreligious communities. His talk will also address the best practices of effective interfaith leadership, including the ability to voice values, engage diversity and action behalf of the common good.

As a leading Muslim thinker, Eboo Patel has received widespread recognition for his leadership, speaking and writing on interfaith cooperation.He has served on President Obama’s inaugural Advisory Council of the White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, andIslamica Magazine named him one of ten young Muslim visionaries shaping Islam in America. Patel has spoken at the TED Conference, the Clinton Global Initiative, the Nobel Peace Prize Forum and universities around the world. Heis a regular contributor to The Washington Post, USA Today, Huffington Post, NPR and CNN.

Since its incorporation in 2002, IFYC has worked on five continents and with over 200college and university campuses to train thousands in the principles of interfaith leadership.

The event is free and open to the public. Reservations can be made by email at info@icjs.org or by phone at 410-494-7161. For more information, visit http://www.icjs.org/programs/manekin-clark-lecture-series.


Woodlawn Senior Center 10th Anniversary
Saturday, May 16, 2015, from 4pm. to 8pm

2120 Gwynn Oak Avenue Gwynn Oak, MD 21207 / 410/887-6887 / 410/887-1307

| http://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/agencies/aging/centers/woodlawn.html | woodlawnsc@baltimorecountymd.gov |



The Woodlawn Senior Center (WSC) will commemorate its 10th anniversary in May.  To celebrate the occasion, the WSC Council has planned a dinner event at the Doubletree by Hilton-Pikesville on Saturday, May 16, 2015, from 4pm. to 8pm.  The event will be a celebration that acknowledges the growth and accomplishments of the WSC in its first decade.  Tickets for this event are $40 each and may be obtained at the WSC.

Become a part of the WSC history.  You can show your support and appreciation by participating in one or more of the fundraising projects listed in the following paragraphs.

We are developing a souvenir booklet that will highlight the history of the WSC.  It will include a wide range of photos
of members, activities and visitors to the center that span the years.  Supporters may purchase patron inscriptions or
Ads to be included in the booklet.  Prices start as low as $2 for a single-line name to $200 for a back page Advertisement.  Please consider placing an entry in the booklet.  (See attached Rate Sheet)

Another fundraising project is the Legacy Tree. It is mounted on the wall at the center.  It is a Plexiglas structure with Bronze, Silver and Gold leaves. For this occasion, leaves are offered at half value.  The reduced prices are $50, $125 and $250.  Purchasers may determine the inscription for their leaves. We currently have approximately 100 inscribed leaves on the tree with a capacity for expansion.  The leaves provide visible evidence of support for the WSC.  Individuals, who purchase a new leaf, make a contribution of at least $50 or purchase a ticket to the dinner event will receive a copy of the souvenir booklet free of charge.  (See attached)

Please contact the WSC for additional information on contributing or purchasing a leaf on the Legacy Tree or a ticket
to the dinner event. Your contribution or leaf purchase is tax deductable.  Make checks payable to WSC Council.


The Broadway Tenors in Concert
Thursday, June 4, 2015 @ 7:00pm

Baltimore Hebrew Congregation 7401 Park Heights Avenue Baltimore, 21208

| http://www.myerberg.org/broadway |
Admission:
$125  Patron
Patrons receive priority seating and an exclusive CD signing and dessert reception with The Broadway Tenors immediately following the performance. 20% of proceeds from CD sales will support the Myerberg Center.

$50 General Admission

A Benefit Performance for the Edward A. Myerberg Center

Celebrate the best of Broadway with three of musical theatre’s award-winning leading men, in an enchanting evening of soaring melodies as they recreate the roles they have played on Broadway and on stages all over the world. During this fully staged and choreographed theatrical show, the Tenors will transport audiences from the Golden Age of musical theatre to modern-day Manhattan in a thrilling and moving performance of Broadway’s most beloved hits.

Proceeds from the event will benefit the Edward A. Myerberg Center’s programs and services for older adults in Baltimore.

Make Your Reservation:
Visit www.myerberg.org/broadway or
Call the Myerberg Center: 410-358-6856

For more information, visit www.myerberg.org/broadway or call 410-358-6856.

Arrangements for the appearance of The Broadway Tenors made through Greater Talent Network, Inc., New York, NY.


Annual Polo Match and Family Outing
June 7, 2015 @ 1 to 5p.m.

Harford Polo Grounds, 3629 Fallston Rd, Jarrettsville, MD 21084

| http://theregoesmyhero.org/events/6th-annual-polo-match-and-family-outing/  |

Annual Polo Match and Family Outing

The event is on June 7th from 1 to 5p.m. and will be held at the Harford Polo Grounds, 3629 Fallston Rd, Jarrettsville, MD 21084. Event details: The Annual Polo Match and Family Outing was There Goes My Hero’s first event and
features finely catered food, cocktails, a silent auction, and an afternoon at the Polo Grounds in Fallston. Our Honorary Chairwoman has been Brenda Frese, Head Coach, University of Maryland Women’s Basketball.
Varekai By Cirque Du Soleil Descends From The Sky And Into The Royal Farms Arena!
Show Schedule (July 8 – 12, 2015) Wednesday, July 8 at 7:30pm Thursday, July 9 at 7:30pm Friday, July 10 at 7:30pm Saturday, July 11 at 4pm and 7:30pm Sunday, July 12 at 1:30pm and 5pm

Royal Farms Arena 201 West Baltimore Street Baltimore, MD 21201

Varekai By Cirque Du Soleil Descends From The Sky And Into The Royal Farms Arena!

Tickets for the general public will be available at www.cirquedusoleil.com/varekai, on Ticketmaster or by calling 1-800-745-3000.


Please support this site by visiting our Sponsors below, thank you ExploreMD.us
Maryland
Landscape Supply
Reyes Jewelry Cash for Gold
Law Office of Walter D. TY, LLC
RestorClean Pro
Lead Test
Maryland Food Bank (End Hunger)
The Black-Eyed Susan
Baltimore National Aquarium
Urban
Pirates
Maryland Landscape Supply - EllicottCity.net & ExploreMD.us Platinum Sponsor
Reyes Jewelry Exchange - Cash 4 Gold EllicottCity.net & ExploreMD.us Platinum Sponsor
Law Office of Walter D. TY, LLC RestorClean Pro Maryland Food Bank The Black-Eyed Susan Baltimore National Aquarium Urban Pirates

© The Ellicott City Graphic Arts network brings you www.ellicottcity.net and www.exploremd.us - we accept no liability for content of this website