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“Monkey Business: The Adventures of Curious George’s Creators!”

02/25/2018 to 02/25/2018

Jewish Museum of Maryland, 15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore, MD 21030

This documentary film explores the extraordinary lives of Hans and Margret Rey, the authors of the beloved Curious George children’s books. Following the screening, join us for a live (via Skype) Q and A with documentary-maker Ema Ryan Yamazaki. For more information or to get tickets visit, http://jewishmuseummd.org/single/monkey-business-the-adventures-of-curious-georges-creators/

Make That One Your Last Cigarette

02/26/2018 to 04/02/2018

1716 Merritt Blvd, Dundalk, MD 21222

Quit smoking classes are starting at the North Point Library on Mondays, 6:30 - 7:30, from FEB 26 - APR 2, 2018. The North Point Library is located at 1716 Merritt Boulevard in Dundalk, MD 21222. FREE nicotine patches, gum & lozenges are part of the program. Sign up by calling Greta Brand at (410) 399-2001. Funded by the Balto Co Dept of Health Cigarette Restitution Fund.

Hava Nashira: Songs and Stories

03/04/2018 to 03/04/2018

15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore City, MD 21202

Join us for a hands-on, Purim celebration of music play and storytelling for families and children, featuring percussionist & story weaver, Daveed Korup. Drawing from an ancient form of Asian storytelling, Kamishibai (Japanese Paper Theater), Daveed creates an interactive program that will be fun for the whole family. Contact Name: Trillion Attwood. Contact Phone: 410-732-6400. Contact e-mail: tattwood@jewishmuseummd.org. Cost: Included with museum admission. Weblink: http://jewishmuseummd.org/single/hava-nashira-songs-and-stories/

An Evening with Jazz Vocalist Kurt Elling

03/04/2018 to 03/04/2018

10 Art Museum Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218

Kurt Elling is among the world’s foremost jazz vocalists. He has won the DownBeat Critics Poll for 14 consecutive years and was named “Male Singer of the Year” by the Jazz Journalists Association on eight occasions. Grammy nominated over a dozen times, Elling has also been honored with international jazz awards, including the prestigious Edison Jazz Oeuvreprijs (Lifetime Achievement Award). More information is at http://www.kurtelling.com. “An Evening with Kurt Elling” takes place at 5 p.m. at the Baltimore Museum of Art (10 Art Museum Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218). More information is available at http://www.baltimorechamberjazz.org, on the Jazz Society’s Facebook page or by calling (410) 385-5888. Ticket costs for the Kurt Elling concert are $55 general admission, $53 for BMA members and seniors over 65.

A Night of Musical Theatre: How Jewish Composers Impacted Broadway

03/11/2018 to 03/11/2018

15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore City, MD 21202

Celebrate the Jewish composers of Broadway with song! From George and Ira Gershwin to Stephen Sondheim these composers have had a huge impact on Broadway in particular and American music in general. Sarah Baumgarten will be both performing some of our favorite pieces and giving us a little insight into their history. Performers Sarah Baumgarten (soprano) and Joseph Krupa (pianist). Contact Name: Trillion Attwood. Contact Phone: 410-732-4600. Contact e-mail: tattwood@jewishmuseummd.org. Cost: Included with museum admission. Weblink: http://jewishmuseummd.org/single/how-jewish-composers-impacted-broadway/

Gertrude Stein and a Companion

03/15/2018 to 03/15/2018

15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore, MD 21202

Presented in partnership with Fells Point Corner Theatre (FPCT), join us for the performance of one scene from FPCT’s current production of Gertrude Stein and a Companion followed by a talk-back with the cast and director. Contact Name: Trillion Attwood. Contact Phone: tattwood@jewishmuseummd.org. Contact e-mail: Included with museum admission. Weblink: http://jewishmuseummd.org/single/gertrude-stein-and-a-companion-at-the-jmm/