Sunday, September 29, 2013 - Monday, January 20, 2014
Mummies of the World: The Exhibition
Mummies of the World, the largest exhibition of mummies and related artifacts ever assembled, presents a never-before-seen collection of naturally and intentionally preserved mummies. This compelling collection, presented with reverence and dignity, includes ancient mummies and important artifacts from South America and Europe, as well as ancient Egypt.
Embark on a journey into the extraordinary world of mummies and mummification. Through modern science, engaging interactives and multi-media exhibits, the exhibition reveals how the scientific study of mummies provides a window into the lives of ancient people from every region of the world, offering unprecedented insights into past cultures and civilization.
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Book Talk and Signing
Please join Temple Solel Sisterhood for a Book signing and talk with Katya Lezin, author of “But I Just Grew Out My Bangs!”, a frank and witty memoir of the author’s experiences with ovarian cancer. The book chronicles the way her world was turned upside down by an ovarian cancer diagnosis and the year of treatment that followed.
Open to the public , no charge. Books will be
available for purchase at $15.(cash or charge only)
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Baltimore Jazz Alliance Composers’ Showcase
Jazz aficionados take note! The Baltimore Jazz Alliance will highlight the City’s rich and varied jazz scene during its second “Baltimore Jazz Composers’ Showcase”, a unique event which will premiere four brand new compositions from top area jazz artists, from 5 to 7 p.m., on Sunday, September 29, 2013, at LoyolaUniversity. According to BJA President Mark Osteen, the Showcase is the first competition of its kind in Baltimore history. The new works, along with an additional six compositions, will be performed by the Baltimore Jazz Alliance Quintet, led by Anthony Villa of LoyolaUniversity. The Showcase is made possible with the support of Loyola’s Center for the Humanities and the William G. Baker, Jr., Memorial Fund, creator of the Baker Artist Awards. The event is free and open to the public; a $5.00 donation is requested. More information about the composers and program is available from the Jazz Alliance at http://baltimorejazz.com.
The Baltimore Jazz Alliance Quintet, directed by Anthony Villa, DMA, a professor at Loyola UniversityMaryland, will perform new compositions by commission winners Ethan Helm, Ian Sims, Todd Butler and Nico Sarbanes (student winner). In addition, six other composers will be featured on the program: Tim Andrulonis, Bill Murray, Mark Osteen, Phil Ravita, Brian Smith, and George Spicka.
ABOUT THE BALTIMORE JAZZ ALLIANCE:
Founded in 2003, The Baltimore Jazz Alliance is a grass-roots organization of jazz aficionados, musicians and venues dedicated to enhancing and promoting jazz in Baltimore and the surrounding areas. The Alliance aims to develop new audiences for jazz, strengthen communication within the Baltimore jazz community, bring greater visibility to the entire array of jazz offerings in the Baltimore region, and to provide greater access to performance opportunities for Baltimore area jazz musicians. Among its many projects are two compilation CD’s, a Jazz for Kids program, and a performance series. For more information about the BJA, visit http://www.baltimorejazz.com.
Monday, September 30, 2013
A Matter of Chance
Click here to download the flier about the Movie on Chol Hamoed
A heart warming film, “A Matter of Chance” will be shown on Chol Hamoed Succos on Monday , September 30th at 6 and 8:15 at Bnai Jacob Shaarei Zion.
Monday, September 30, 2013 - Monday, November 18, 2013
Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers
Living with Alzheimer’s: For Caregivers
Living with Alzheimer’s for Caregivers is a series of education programs that provide answers to the questions that arise in the early, middle and late stages of the disease. Hear from those directly affected and learn what you need to know, what you need to plan and what you can do at each point along the way.
Attend all or any of these weekly seminars
This program will cover information for caregivers of people with:
• Early-stage Alzheimer’s disease: September 30-October 14
• Middle-stage Alzheimer’s disease: October 21-November 4
• Late-stage Alzheimer’s disease: November 11-November 18
Topics covered will include:
• Developing a care team
• Legal and financial planning
• Coping strategies
• Care and treatment options
• Communicating and connecting
• Maximizing independence
The event is held every Monday.