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A Magical Mitzvah

12/25/2018 to 12/25/2018

15 Lloyd St., Baltimore, MD 21202

Help us fill backpacks with school supplies and create homemade stress balls for the students at Esperanza Center, a Baltimore-based organization whose mission is to welcome immigrants. Activities are suitable for all ages and no artistic talent is required. Visit jewishmuseummd.org/single/a-magical-mitzvah for more information and to register.

Houdini: The Mini Series Screening

12/25/2018 to 12/25/2018

15 Lloyd St., Baltimore, MD 21202

Follow the man behind the magic as he finds fame, engages in espionage, battles spiritualists, and encounters the greatest names of the era. Starring Adrian Brody, Kristen Connolly, and Evan Jones. Visit http://jewishmuseummd.org/single/houdini-the-mini-series to register and learn more.

A new stage play about cult leader Jim Jones

01/11/2019 to 01/20/2019

45 W. Preston St, Baltimore, MD 21201

Rapid Lemon Productions will present its first full-length commissioned play, "Thank You, Dad" by Aladrian C. Wetzel, this winter to open its 2019 season. In a South American jungle in 1978 The Reverend Jim Jones ordered the deaths of over 900 members of his Peoples Temple in the largest mass murder/suicide in modern history. "Thank You, Dad" confronts Jones at three points in his life: his first ministries in Indiana in the 1950s, his progressive services in California in the ‘60s, and his fatal final sermon in Jonestown, Guyana. Performances: Friday January 11, 2019 at 8:00pm; Saturday January 12, 2019 at 8:00pm; Sunday January 13, 2019 at 3:00pm; Monday January 14, 2019 at 8:00pm; Thursday January 17, 2019 at 8:00pm; Friday January 18, 2019 at 8:00pm; Saturday January 19, 2019 at 8:00pm; Sunday January 20, 2019 at 3:00pm. Tickets $20 cash / $21 credit card. Phone (410) 752-8558. Online www.theatreproject.org.

Winter Vision Board Workshop: Set the Stage for Growth in 2019

01/12/2019 to 01/12/2019

Corner Community Center, 5802 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21210

Winter can be a frustrating time, with cold weather and darkness bringing discomfort. However, the slower pace of winter allows us to take time to rest and reflect. The start of the new year is an ideal time to leave undesired things in the past and focus on the opportunities that the new year brings. This workshop will help you identify, clarify, and take action toward changes that you would like to make. Led by Krista Verrastro, in this workshop you will: • Use creative activities to help with self-expression, selfcare, clarity, and joy • Let go of unwanted things • Create a vision board, which is a collage of images and words of your choosing that helps you focus on your goals and provides you with inspiration to work towards them, that you get to keep • Leave feeling empowered to have the future you want. To register: http://www.kristaverrastro.com/vision-board-workshops/. * Please be aware that this workshop is for adults only ** Please note that this workshop is structured and will make use of the entire time of 1:00-5:00 pm, so please arrive on time. *** $50 -- Price includes all supplies and light refreshments.

Baltimore Premiere: The Mighty Atom

01/13/2019 to 01/13/2019

15 Lloyd St., Baltimore, MD 21202

Known as “The Mighty Atom,” Joseph Greenstein was the greatest strongman who ever lived – in a story that parallels that of Harry Houdini, this documentary film showcases an amazing tale of human potential that will have audiences cheering for “The Mighty Atom.” Filmmaker Steven Greenstein will join us following the screening for a talk back session with the audience. Cost: $10. To learn more and register, visit http://jewishmuseummd.org/single/baltimore-premiere-the-mighty-atom.

Victory Villa Senior Center Quarter Auction

01/19/2019 to 01/19/2019

403 Compass Road, Middle River, MD 21220

Victory Villa Senior Center Quarter Auction. Saturday, January 19, 4:00 PM (Doors open 3:00 PM). 2 Paddles for $5. Extra paddles $1 each. All bids $.25. Food and Drinks available for purchase. For tickets visit or contact Victory Villa Senior Center, 410-887-0235. (Snow date Saturday, January 26.)