Events

Editor’s Picks:

Jan
12
Fri
2018 Baltimore Winter Restaurant Week @ Baltimore City
Jan 12 – Jan 21 all-day

It’s that time of year when you can try restaurants you’ve never been to, check out new spots or hit your tried-and-true favorite multiple times in one week. Enjoy two-course lunch and brunch menus for less than $20 and three-course dinner menus for less than $35 at area restaurants.

Participating restaurants include:

  • Bookmakers Cocktail Club
  • Five and Dime Ale House
  • Heavy Seas Alehouse
  • La Cuchara
  • The Helmand
  • Tio Pepe
  • Wine Market Bistro
  • XS
Jan
23
Tue
Docs from the Docks @ Brown Advisory
Jan 23 @ 6:30 pm

Enjoy free film screenings of environmental documentaries with snacks from MOM’s and a panel discussion following each film.

The schedule is as follows:

Jan. 23 — “An Inconvenient Sequel”

Feb. 20 — “A Plastic Ocean”

March 20 — “Ocean Cities”

Jan
25
Thu
Rebels on Pointe @ Creative Alliance
Jan 25 @ 7:30 pm

“Rebels on Pointe” is the first-ever documentary film celebrating the world famous Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo. The notorious all-male, drag ballet company was founded more than 40 years ago in New York City on the heels of the Stonewall riots, and has a passionate cult following around the world.

Jan
26
Fri
Shen Yun @ Hippodrome Theatre
Jan 26 – Jan 28 all-day

Experience five millennia of traditional Chinese culture with classical Chinese dance, effects and orchestral works.

Schedule:
Jan. 26 — 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 27 — 2 p.m., 7:30 p.m.
Jan. 28 — 1 p.m.

Also see: Israeli-American Plays Pivotal Role in Chinese Show Coming to Hippodrome

Jan
28
Sun
The 19th Annual Touring Animation Show of Shows @ Creative Alliance
Jan 28 @ 4:30 pm

The Show of Shows presents 16 exceptional and inspiring animated shorts from around the world.

16 animated short films presented in order of appearance:

  • Can You Do It – Quentin Baillieux, France
  • Tiny Big – Lia Bertels, Belgium
  • Next Door – Pete Docter, U.S.
  • The Alan Dimension – Jac Clinch, UK
  • Beautiful Like Elsewhere – Elise Simard, Canada
  • Hangman – Paul Julian and Les Goldman, U.S.
  • The Battle of San Romano – Georges Schwizgebel, Switzerland
  • Gokurosama – Clémentine Frère, Aurore Gal, Yukiko Meignien, Anna Mertz, Robin Migliorelli, Romain Salvini, France
  • Dear Basketball – Glen Keane, U.S.
  • Island – Max Mörtl and Robert Löbel, Germany
  • Unsatisfying – Parallel Studio, France
  • My Burden – Niki Lindroth von Bahr, Sweden
  • Les Abeilles Domestiques (Domestic Bees) Alexanne Desrosiers, Canada
  • Our Wonderful Nature: The Common Chameleon – Tomer Eshed, Germany
  • Casino – Steven Woloshen, Canada
  • Everything – David OReilly, U.S

All Upcoming Events:

Oct
15
Sun
Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage @ Jewish Museum of Maryland Herbert Bearman Campus
Oct 15 2017 – Jan 15 2018 all-day
Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage @ Jewish Museum of Maryland Herbert Bearman Campus | Baltimore | Maryland | United States

The Jewish Museum of Maryland will host a major traveling exhibit, Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage from October 15, 2017 to January 15, 2018. The exhibit details the dramatic recovery of historic materials relating to the Jewish community in Iraq from a flooded basement in Saddam Hussein’s intelligence headquarters, and the National Archives’ ongoing work in support of U.S. Government efforts to preserve these materials. The 2,000 square foot exhibit features 23 recovered items and a “behind the scenes” video of the fascinating yet painstaking preservation process.

Jan
12
Fri
2018 Baltimore Winter Restaurant Week @ Baltimore City
Jan 12 – Jan 21 all-day

It’s that time of year when you can try restaurants you’ve never been to, check out new spots or hit your tried-and-true favorite multiple times in one week. Enjoy two-course lunch and brunch menus for less than $20 and three-course dinner menus for less than $35 at area restaurants.

Participating restaurants include:

  • Bookmakers Cocktail Club
  • Five and Dime Ale House
  • Heavy Seas Alehouse
  • La Cuchara
  • The Helmand
  • Tio Pepe
  • Wine Market Bistro
  • XS
Jan
17
Wed
Song of Songs: Refresh Me with Apples @ The Soul Center
Jan 17 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

JLearn about the fascinating lives of King Solomon and King David with Rabbi Dana Saroken and learn to paint with our art instructor Judy Schlossberg. Everyone is welcome (no experience necessary). Limited space. You must pre-register.

Rikud Baltimore – Weekly Israeli Dance Session @ Zimmerman Gym Elementary School Entrance Beth Tfiloh Dahan Community School
Jan 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Rikud Baltimore is a weekly, co-ed Israeli dance class similar to those found in Israel and around the world. We are a welcoming community where you experience Israeli culture through great music and dancing, practice your Hebrew (no Hebrew required), and get some good exercise.
Beginners, intermediate and advanced teaching, dancing and requests.
(Please note: For security reasons, you will not be able to gain entry after 9 p.m.)
Markidim (dance leaders): Josh Rosenthal and Carol Rubin

Jan
18
Thu
Third Thursdays in Federal Hill
Jan 18 @ 8:00 pm

Federal Hill Shops, Galleries and Boutiques open until 8pm every Third Thursday: With specials, Wine and cheese pairings and other promotions. Enjoy 10% off at participating restaurants.

Jan
20
Sat
Maryland Youth Symphony Orchestra Auditions @ CCBC Catonsville
Jan 20 all-day
Maryland Youth Symphony Orchestra Auditions @ CCBC Catonsville | Catonsville | Maryland | United States

Auditions for musicians aged 12-19 for the spring season of Maryland Youth Symphony Orchestra. Contact the Music Director to arrange an audition time.

Kol Echad: An experiential Shabbat @ Chizuk Amuno Congregation
Jan 20 @ 11:00 am

Inclusive, sensory-friendly Shabbat service for school-aged children with special needs and their families. All abilities welcomed.

All Good presents… The Infamous Stringdusters @ 9:30 Club
Jan 20 @ 7:00 pm

The Infamous Stringdusters are an acoustic/bluegrass band.

Jan
21
Sun
Laurie Berkner @ Gordon Center for Performing Arts
Jan 21 @ 11:00 am

Bestselling children’s recording artist and Nick Jr. staple Laurie Berkner brings her whimsical hits to the Gordon. Don’t miss the artist People Magazine calls “the queen of children’s music.”

Laurie Berkner @ Gordon Center for Performing Arts
Jan 21 @ 3:00 pm

Bestselling children’s recording artist and Nick Jr. staple Laurie Berkner brings her whimsical hits to the Gordon. Don’t miss the artist People Magazine calls “the queen of children’s music.”