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Dance & Bmore Elder Ensemble

10/20/2021 to 10/20/2021

1000 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

Do you enjoy being creative? Have a love for performing? The Dance & Bmore Elder Ensemble could be the group for you. Dance & Bmore uses creative storytelling, movement, music, and theater to engage audiences of every age and stage of life. This series is brought to you by Free Fall Baltimore. Register Here: https://forms.gle/QS7ocPBVSHAmuwrz9

Legacy Grandparenting Summit 2021

10/21/2021 to 10/22/2021

12440 Parklawn Drive, Rockville, MD 20852

On October 21-22, McLean Bible Church - Montgomery County will be a host site for the Legacy Grandparenting Summit. Grandparents around the country will join together for two days tailored to help them grandparent with purpose. This live simulcast will give grandparents the vision and resources to make the most of the time they spend with their grandchildren. Grandparents can provide tremendous impact on the spiritual direction of their grandchildren. The Legacy Grandparenting Summit will offer the encouragement and advice necessary to unleash the full potential of grandparents. Attendees will walk away with practical action steps they can immediately take to nurture their relationships with their grandchildren. Cost is $59

Our Stories 2021

10/21/2021 to 10/28/2021

1 Fine Arts Drive, Towson, MD 21204

Our Stories. Thursdays, October 21 and 28. 7pm. https://bit.ly/aacc-OurStories2021. Celebrate our common humanity and the unique beauty of diverse experiences during this community festival where friends from Maryland, California, India and the Philippines share stories about facing life’s challenges and their experiences with and reflections on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Howard County General Hospital’s Diabetes Support Group

10/21/2021 to 10/21/2021

Virtual Event, Columbia, MD 21044

Howard County General Hospital’s Diabetes Support Group is an ongoing virtual support group that meets once a month for individuals with prediabetes and Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes as well as caregivers. Participants will receive educational resources and social and emotional support to help with diabetes management. First Thursday of the month from 6 to 7:30 p.m., via Zoom. Third Thursday of the month from 10 to 11:30 a.m., via Zoom

The Early Bird Gets the Art

10/21/2021 to 10/21/2021

2833-A Hathaway Rd., Richmond, VA 23225

Artspace is excited to announce its inaugural exhibition in the new gallery space in the Stratford Hills Shopping Center, featuring the 11th installment of the ever-popular biennial miniature exhibition, ThinkSmall11. A special pre-opening evening event, The Early Bird Catches the Art, will take place on Thursday, October 21, 2021, from 6-9 pm. Patrons who attend the Early Bird Evening will have “first dibs” on artwork purchases before the public opening on Friday. Hundreds of miniature pieces of artwork will be offered for sale with prices ranging from $50 to $250 - perfect for holiday giving. General Admission Tickets for the Early Bird Evening are $20. Tickets include a complimentary drink ticket. Both the Opening and Early Bird events feature music, refreshments and a cash bar. Social distancing and the use of masks are requested whenever possible during these events. About the show: ThinkSmall has been a Richmond favorite for both artists and patrons since 2001. The invitational show features artwork in a diverse range of styles and media, all available for sale. Hundreds of artists eagerly take the challenge to create work that fits within the 3x3x3 inch maximum dimensions. Many of the participating artists are local to the Richmond area, but work is submitted from throughout the region, across the United States and even from abroad. Find this year's catalog of the artists’ work, along with links to previous installments of the exhibition, on the ThinkSmall11 web page at: https://www.artspacegallery.org/ts11

Tenth Biennial Faculty Exhibition

10/21/2021 to 12/10/2021

Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall, 2 College Hill, Westminster, MD 2115

Opening Reception: Thursday, Oct. 21, 5:30–7:30 p.m., with a gallery talk at 6 p.m. This biennial exhibition of works by McDaniel Art faculty members encompasses a wide range of media, styles and subject matter, including paintings by professor Steven Pearson, the Joan Develin Coley Chair in Creative Expression and the Arts, and intermedia, and intermedia and digital art by assistant professor Chloe Irla. Other works by adjunct lecturers include photography by Walter Calahan, images and wall sculpture by Chinen Aimi Bouilon, pottery and ceramics by Nicole Diem, mixed media by Kateryna Dovgan, and mixed media by Nicole Ringel. Rice Gallery hours are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., and Saturday, noon–5 p.m. For more information, call 410-857-2595.