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Thursday, April 5, 2018

7:30-9:30pmNew Breed Brass BandPerforming Arts New Orleans brass band tradition, infused with funk, rock, jazz, and hip-hop.
Ocean City Spring Four Day Scrapbook RetreatVisual Arts, Miscellaneous Four day scrapbooking along with offering you shopping with our scrapbook vendors as well as awesome classes.
6:30pm - 8:30pmAuthor Talk With Ana Lucia AraujoHistory & Heritage, Multicultural Ana Lucia Araujo is a historian of slavery and the Atlantic slave trade and author and the editor of over ten books on these themes.
8-9:30pmFaculty Recital - Masterworks for Trumpet and PianoPerforming Arts Faculty members Rene Hernandez and Elaine Ross perform trumpet and piano music from the virtuosic to the sublime. New compositions from TU faculty...
9:30am and 11:15amMark Jaster: Piccolo’s TrunkPerforming Arts Be enchanted by the playful interaction, inclusive humor, and musical wit that is Piccolo. This silent, amusing jester engages the audience with...
7-8:30pmMike Giuliano & Marie Westhaver - Our Favorite Film StarsPerforming Arts, Visual Arts Have a favorite actor? See if they make the list at this special presentation at the Columbia Art Center's Salon Series. The popular film experts...
10-11amShoots and Letters - SalamandersNature & Outdoor Come plant the seeds of knowledge while learning basic skills and playing in the dirt with your little tots. Stories, crafts and adventures are all a...
Mike Giuliano and Marie Westhaver - Our Favorite Film StarsPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Miscellaneous Back by popular demand, this marks the seventh time these fabulous HCC film professors share their film knowledge with the salon. Giuliano and...
11am-4pmChesapeake Woodturners ExhibitVisual Arts, History & Heritage Beautiful turned wood objects, all made by the Chesapeake Woodturners, on display throughout Montpelier Historic Site. Demos Saturdays, weather...
HUMBUG - The Great P.T. Barnum Seance - EXTENDEDPerforming Arts Extended due to popular demand. NOW PLAYING through April 20 at The Peale Center. Hear the incredible true stories of Barnums life. Experience Spirit...
Varies depending on dayLinda Slattery Sherman - Prints & Paintings with Pottery by Annamarie Poole and Jimmie Brown - Dancing - PenMar ParkVisual Arts, Ongoing, Miscellaneous Opening Reception: Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 5-7pm. Please use the A&E Parking Deck located at 25 Renaissance Way.
Varies depending on dayOthello by William Shakespeare - Towson UniversityPerforming Arts Jealousy, driven by intrigues and suspicions, fuels Othello’s tragic downfall in Shakespeare’s epic tale of passion, love, betrayal and revenge...

Monthly events occurring on this date

Chestertown First FridayVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink Join us in Chestertown for First Friday celebrations. It's the perfect excuse to get out and enjoy new art, wonderful shopping, a show, a sip or two of wine, and dinner out.City: Chestertown
The Comedy Pigs9-10pmPerforming Arts Late night comedy improv presented by the MET's resident comedy improv troupe: The Comedy Pigs.City: Frederick
Artists In Action - Cecil County Arts Council10:30am-2pmVisual Arts The Cecil County Arts Council invites you to bring your supplies and set up in the gallery on Wednesdays. Work alongside other artists in an open studio setting.City: Elkton
Arts of AsiaVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Multicultural Arts of Asia features a stunning array of 150 works spanning 2,000 years and highlights art from India, the Himalayas, East Asia, and Southeast Asia.City: Baltimore
2nd Saturday Contra DanceVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Multicultural, Ongoing, Miscellaneous Baltimore Folk Music Society presents Contras & Squares. You don't need a partner. Workshop at 7:30, Dance from 8-11 with a short break.City: Baltimore
Drop In Art - Third Saturdays10am-12NVisual Arts, Ongoing Join a different artist every 3rd Saturday for this family art program. Families can drop-in to make and take an art creation. Children should be accompanied by an adult. Funded by Susan K. Black Fdn...City: Salisbury
Drop In Art Jr. – Every Wednesday10am-11amVisual Arts Modeled after third Saturday Drop In Art this FREE program is designed for children of the preschool to first-grade age. Lead by local artisans. Funded by the Susan K. Black Foundation. City: Salisbury
Fabergé and the Russian Crafts Tradition - An Empire’s Legacy10am-5pmVisual Arts This dazzling exhibition features 70 works of art including the Walters’ two Fabergé Easter eggs, alongside an array of gold and silver vessels, luxurious jewelry, enamels, carved stones, and icons. City: Baltimore
ARTsites Outdoor SculptureVisual Arts A year-long outdoor public art exhibit at twelve locations throughout Howard County. Visit artwork outside the gallery. Back for 2017.City: Ellicott City
2nd Friday Art Strolls5-8pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Stroll the streets and businesses to check out the featured artists and musicians, Makers Market on Jefferson Street.City: Berlin
National Philharmonic Chamber Players at Potter Violins3-5pmPerforming Arts Experience chamber music up close and personal at Potter Violins under the direction of Concert Master Colin Sorgi.City: Takoma Park
Creative Outlet3-5pmVisual Arts, Multicultural 1st Saturday of each month. Expand young people's appreciation of the arts and diverse cultures. Each session allows young people and their families to engage in art activities that focus on a...City: Frederick
Spiral Play - Loving in the '80s10 am - 5 pmVisual Arts For 40 years, Al Loving experimented with materials and process to expand the definition of modern painting, drawing on everything from free jazz to his family’s quilting tradition. City: Baltimore
Exhibition | Asia's Healing Arts11am - 4pmVisual Arts Explore the diverse healing arts of Asia which are now popular worldwide: yoga, taiji, acupuncture, shiatsu, Chinese medicine, Ayurveda and more.On View February 15 - May 19 (Closed March 18 - 25) .City: Towson
Local Women in Abstraction9am - 5pmVisual Arts In recent years, art institutions have sought to recognize women artists who historically are underrepresented in important collections. This exhibit builds the momentum by celebrating local female...City: Cheverly
The Art of Stewardship - Nature Through Artists EyesVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Nature & Outdoor The Art of Stewardship at Howard County Conservancy 2018 Art Exhibition features truly unique art - all entries are 10”x10” and not visibly signed.City: Woodstock
African American Heritage Tour1-3 pmHistory & Heritage, Multicultural Explore the history and culture of African-Americans at the Thurgood Marshall Memorial and Alex Haley Memorial, ending at Banneker-Douglass Museum. Part of the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial...City: Annapolis
PEEPshowVisual Arts A Display of Marshmallow Masterpieces with more than 150 sculptures, dioramas, graphic arts, oversized characters & mosaics created/inspired by PEEPS®. The sweet event attracts thousands. 11th year. City: Westminster
African American Heritage Tour Including Frederick Douglass Sites1-3 pmHistory & Heritage, Multicultural Explore the history and culture of African-Americans at the Thurgood Marshall Memorial and Alex Haley Memorial, ending at Banneker-Douglass Museum. Part of the Frederick Douglass Bicentennial...City: Annapolis
First Fridays at the Elkton Art LoopPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Food & Drink Enjoy art openings, open mics, entertainment, dance performances, open studios, demonstrations, food specials, wine tastings, and more.City: Elkton
Live Music by Mark Weinberg at Catoctin BreezeVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Food & Drink An afternoon of wine & live music. Mark Weinberg performs. The tasting room is open for tastings 12N-6pm. Enjoy a good time with friends, family and wine.City: Thurmont
Open Mic Night at the Garfield Center for the Arts7:30-10pmPerforming Arts Play music on your own or with a band, read poetry, do a stand-up routine. E-mail Ford Schumann: fordo1@aol.com to sign up, or for details. There’s no price to come. Cash bar.City: Chestertown
The Film Lab6-9pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Food & Drink "The Film Lab" is a monthly gathering bringing together film professionals, patrons, and fans. Most meetings feature a guest speaker and may include a short screening block. City: Cumberland
Sacred Spring - Vienna Secession Posters10am-5pmVisual Arts More than a dozen turn-of-the-century prints and posters celebrate the varied styles of the international Art Nouveau movement. From the Collection of LeRoy E. Hoffberger and Paula Gately Tillman...City: Baltimore
After FabergeVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Exhibition of 5 large-scale digital prints by artist Jonathan Monaghan. A digital animator, Monaghan creates finely-crafted, virtual versions of famous Fabergé Imperial Easter eggs.City: Baltimore
An Eclectic View Of the WorldVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Travel photographs from around the world, many from France and Italy by David Roe. Reception April 7 from 4-6pm.City: Ellicott City
Annapolis Musicians Fund For Musicians presents In The Vane Of...Subscription Package of 3 Shows7pmPerforming Arts With a 2018 subscription package, have the same table for all three shows: In the Vane of Stevie Wonder on Mar 19; In the Vane of Bob Marley on June 4; and In the Vane of Bob Dylan on Sept. 17th.City: Annapolis
AubergineVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts, Literary Arts When words fail, a home-cooked meal transcends differences in this touching story of intergenerational connectedness, forgiveness and the sweetest spice of life: love. City: Baltimore
Bent But Not Broken10am - 4pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural Maryland artist Ulysses Marshall captures Frederick Douglass’ spirit through his highly expressive mixed media compositions.City: Annapolis
Beyond Flight - Birds in African Art10am-5pmVisual Arts, Multicultural This exhibition presents approximately 20 works that illustrate the honored place birds hold within numerous African cultures.City: Baltimore
Chamber Music by Candlelight7:30-9pmPerforming Arts Members of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra perform chamber works in a beautiful candlelit setting. Please visit the website for complete program information.City: Baltimore
Chesapeake Woodturners Exhibit11am-4pmVisual Arts, History & Heritage Beautiful turned wood objects, all made by the Chesapeake Woodturners, on display throughout Montpelier Historic Site. Demos Saturdays, weather permitting.City: Laurel
Crowning Glory - Art of the Americas10am-5pmVisual Arts, Multicultural, Ongoing Exhibition considers how the cultures of North, Central, and South America expressed power, spirituality, and identity by decorating the head. It includes 20 objects, spanning more than 2,500 years.City: Baltimore
Elkton First Fridays5pm-8pmPerforming Arts, Visual Arts, Miscellaneous Stop by and visit local artists for openings, live demonstrations, and performances. Monthly themes and specials are featured throughout Elkton.City: Elkton
First Saturday Frederick - Fire In IceUntil 9pmVisual Arts, Fairs & Festivals Take advantage of late-night shopping and a free trolley until 9pm. First Saturdays provide street entertainment and specials. Plus the free Trolley circulates downtown between 3-9pm.City: Frederick
First Saturday in Downtown FrederickUntil 9pmPerforming Arts, Fairs & Festivals, Food & Drink During the first Saturday of each month, Frederick is the host to late-night shopping, live entertainment and a free trolley until 9pm.City: Frederick
HUMBUG - The Great P.T. Barnum Seance - EXTENDEDPerforming Arts Extended due to popular demand. NOW PLAYING through April 20 at The Peale Center. Hear the incredible true stories of Barnums life. Experience Spirit Communication and more.City: Baltimore
Linda Slattery Sherman - Prints & Paintings with Pottery by Annamarie Poole and Jimmie Brown - Dancing - PenMar ParkVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, Ongoing, Miscellaneous Opening Reception: Thursday, April 5, 2018 from 5-7pm. Please use the A&E Parking Deck located at 25 Renaissance Way. City: Hagerstown
Live Playwrights' Society7:30-9pmPerforming Arts, Literary Arts, Ongoing Play Writers, Readers, Observers & Critics aims to foster a community of playwrights, actors and critics. Be a writer, reader, observer or critic. Details: http://liveplaywrightssociety.org/City: Chestertown
Lunchlines Poetry Group12N-1pmPerforming Arts, Literary Arts The "Lunchlines" poetry group, meets every 1st & 3rd Tuesday of the month. Stop by to listen or join the fun. Bring your lunch and enjoy the merry, often comical, clever wordsmiths.City: Elkton
Othello by William Shakespeare - Towson UniversityVaries depending on dayPerforming Arts Jealousy, driven by intrigues and suspicions, fuels Othello’s tragic downfall in Shakespeare’s epic tale of passion, love, betrayal and revenge. Peter Wray directs TU students in this classic. City: Baltimore
Phaan Howng - The Succession of Nature10 am - 5 pmVisual Arts The third iteration of the Commons Collaboration kicks off with an exciting project from Baltimore-based artist Phaan Howng in collaboration with Blue Water Baltimore.City: Baltimore
Robert Cray Band8pmPerforming Arts, Miscellaneous Genre: R&B. Robert Cray's smooth, seductive vocal phrasing and rhythmic R&B stylings have earned him a reputation as a modern blues poet. City: Annapolis
Sandy Spring Museum Resident Artists Open HouseVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Visit the eleven resident artists working in clay, fiber, metal and enamel. See them at work in their studios the first Saturday of every month.City: Sandy Spring
Spencer Finch - Moon Dust10am-5pmVisual Arts Spencer Finch’s impressive light installation Moon Dust (Apollo 17), first presented at the 2009 Venice Biennale, will illuminate the BMA’s majestic Fox Court for the next seven years. City: Baltimore
Stephen Towns - Rumination and a Reckoning10am-5pmVisual Arts This is the first museum presentation dedicated to the stunning textile work of Baltimore-based artist Stephen Towns.City: Baltimore
Sugarloaf Mountain at Sunrise with Breakfast4:30amVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Nature & Outdoor On this tour we focus on "How to do HDR or High Dynamic Range" photography. Please see Meetup Link for details. Meet near Baltimore, transportation provided. City: Dickerson
The Great Mystery Show10am-6pmVisual Arts, Ongoing From psychics to physicists, The Show is artfully peeling away the veil from the unknown. The exhibit playfully explores mystery as that one secret power behind great art, science, and pursuit of the...City: Baltimore
Tomás Saraceno - Entangled OrbitsVaries depending on dayVisual Arts Internationally acclaimed artist and trained architect Tomás Saraceno uses iridescent panels, spider webs, and inflatable orbs in three fascinating sculptures on view. City: Baltimore
We The People - How Civic Engagement Has Shaped Laurel ExhibitVaries depending on dayVisual Arts, History & Heritage, Multicultural From saving the Laurel railroad station, to fighting for school integration, this timely exhibit demonstrates how engaged average citizens shaped and continue to shape the story of one town. City: Laurel
Willard and Wood - An Evening of Impossibilities8pmPerforming Arts Entertainers Willard & Wood host a night of surprises, mystery, and laughter which Baltimore locals and tourists can enjoy regularly. the last Saturday of every month. Save $10 with code "VisitMD."City: Baltimore
Wake Up, Brother Bear!Varies depending on dayPerforming Arts This audience-favorite show is back from hibernation! Join Brother and Sister Bear as they experience a full year of seasons. See a waterfall melt, meet a butterfly, chase an slippery fish, and ice...City: Bethesda