Be There!

Looking for something fun or interesting to do this month? Check out these offerings from around the community:


Har Sinai Congregation Presents A Musical Journey Through the Decades @ Har Sinai Congregation
Nov 19 @ 3:00 pm
Har Sinai Congregation Presents A Musical Journey Through the Decades @ Har Sinai Congregation | Owings Mills | Maryland | United States

A Musical Journey Through the Decades: A Celebration of the 175th Anniversary of Har Sinai Congregation featuring The Chesapeake Orchestra, Jeffrey Silberschlag, Conductor and Trumpet Soloist and Guest Artist, Canadian Pianist Marika Bournaki.

Funded by the Peggy and Yale Gordon Trust.

Holiday Reading @ Ikaros
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm

Join Jmore contributor Rafael Alvarez and author Dan Fesperman for a free holiday event with songs, stories, cookies and more.

Confronting the Opioid Epidemic @ Myerberg Center
Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Get the information you need to fight this threat to our families and our community.

Keynote: Joshua M. Sharfstein, MD, Associate Dean, Public Health Practice and Training Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (former Health Secretary of Maryland)

Plus a panel of medical professionals and people whose lives have been impacted by addiction.
Overdose Response Training — including how to obtain and administer Narcan.

Co-sponsored by JCS, Sol Levinson & Bros., Inc., the Baltimore Board of Rabbis and Myerberg Center.

Baltimore Plays: Songs from ‘The Wiz’ @ Creative Alliance
Nov 25 @ 8:00 pm

Baltimore musicians ease on down to “The Wiz,” the classic 1970s soulful interpretation of “The Wizard of Oz.” Musicians Marc Evans & Black Root Underground featuring Ama Chandra, Jonathan Gilmore, J Pope, Shalanda Bond-Hansboro, QueenEarth and Wordslave perform.

Holiday Wine’D Up @ Wine Market Bistro
Nov 28 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Enjoy a wine tasting and culinary extravaganza with ore than 25 wines and passed appetizers.

The menu includes:

Chicken liver parfait with apple puree
Mac n cheese croquettes with chili aioli
Braised short rib with smoked mayo on crostini
Beet cured salmon with curry crème fraiche
Shrimp salad sliders with cilantro mayo and avocado
Mini molten chocolate cakes on tasting spoons
7-Course Sicilian Dinner – Honoring visiting Italian Sculptor Salvatore Rizzuti @ Sotto Sopra Restaurant
Nov 29 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
7-Course Sicilian Dinner - Honoring visiting Italian Sculptor Salvatore Rizzuti @ Sotto Sopra Restaurant | Baltimore | Maryland | United States

Salvatore Rizzuti, world renowned sculptor, flies in from Sicily to officially present Sotto Sopra’s owner and chef, Riccardo Bosio his commissioned statue of Persephone. In Greek mythology, Persephone represents new beginnings with spring vegetation, life and harvest in the fall when the ground goes dormant, death. Rizzuti’s statue of Persephone is carved of two woods, cypress and olive, representing the cycle of life and in loving memory of Riccardo’s mother, Renata.

Riccardo invites you to join him on this special evening where he is preparing a dinner representative of the cuisine of Rizzuti’s Sicily. There are only 60 seats available – early reservations/tickets highly recommended.


Calamaro Ripieno con Crema di Zucca, Crostino all’Arancio
Roasted stuffed squid, pumpkin crema and orange infused crostini

Caponata di Verdure all Siciliana
Vegetables with pinenuts, raisins and chocolate

Spaghetti alle Alici, Panura Siciliana é Colatura di Alici
Pasta with anchovies, Sicilian breadcrumbs

Arancino alla Siciliana
Rice ball with egg, green peas, ragu, ham and mozzarella

Tonno con Purea di Zucca, Confit di Cipolle, Giardiniera di Verdure
Tuna with pumpkin puree, onion confit, assorted vegetables

Brioche con Granita al Limone alla Siciliana
Sweet yeast bread with shaved lemon ice

Cassata alla Siciliana
Spongecake, almond paste, ricotta cheese with lemon glaze

$65 per person
(excludes beverages, tax and gratuity)

Reservations/Tickets: 410-625-0534

Holiday Artisan Market @ Park School
Nov 30 @ 3:30 pm – 7:00 pm

This market showcases Baltimore-area artisans selling paintings, textiles, jewelry, sculptures and homemade treats. The event takes place in the Davison Lobby.

Light Up Belvedere Square @ Belvedere Square
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Start the holiday season with a tree-lighting ceremony, special treats and sales from shops at the Square.

Seth Kibel: Songs of Snark & Despair @ Creative Alliance
Nov 30 @ 7:30 pm
Seth Kibel: Songs of Snark & Despair @ Creative Alliance | Baltimore | Maryland | United States

Seth Kibel has a brand-new album of original tunes featuring talented guest artists, progressive political commentary, dark humor, and much-needed musical therapy for these strange and trying times. Come commiserate with Seth and his friends as they celebrate the release of this record with performances by David Kitchen, Flo Anito, Billy Coulter, Black Betty, Damon Foreman, Chris Urquiaga, and more. Not only will the album be performed in its entirety, but you’ll hear plenty of other tunes, both familiar and new, reflecting our current unprecedented political morass.

Also see: Musician Offers a Wry, Snarky Look at Trump Era

Holiday Makers Market @ Green Spring Station
Dec 2 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Green Spring Station hosts a one-day holiday marketplace featuring Baltimore’s most talented artists and crafters as they set up shop around the center in this one-day Holiday Makers Market. The Makers Market features more than 15 local holiday craft vendors and artisans, along with a special pop-up shop curated by Taken as well as a schedule of DIY events geared to please even the most discerning gift-giver.

Some of the available workshops include Aromatherapy ($32.54), Terrarium ($43.04) and Holiday Wreath ($32.54).