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Thursday, October 17, 2013
9th Annual Dancel Family Center Y Food & Wine Tasting

Join the Y of Central Maryland for an evening of wining and dining at the 9th Annual Dancel Family Center Y Food & Wine Tasting on Thursday, October 17th from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Guests will enjoy a delectable sampling of food from over 20 local restaurants, endless wine accompaniments and live music. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Y of Central Maryland’s Give Every Child a Chance Campaign, providing Y opportunities for youth who could not otherwise afford them.

Thursday, October 17, 2013
Frankie Rose at Music Center at Strathmore with Franz Ferdinand

Frankie is setting out on a US run of dates in support of her highly anticipated new album Herein Wild (out now), an album already spotlighted by Pitchfork, Spin and Interview Magazine for a sound that The Village Voice calls “addictively dynamic, with The New York Times raving, “[Rose's] melodies are always crisply defined by hooks that are distributed between riffing guitars and her high, airy voice.”

Listen to new tracks “Sorrow” and “Street Of Dreams” (the Damned cover) here:

Friday, October 18, 2013 - Sunday, October 20, 2013
Fall Maryland Home & Garden Show

As winter approaches, children return to school and the holidays near, homeowners have the perfect opportunity this fall to focus on preparing their indoor and outdoor spaces for cooler weather and family gatherings. The Maryland Home & Garden Show is the best place to begin planning fall projects for updating, remodeling and redecorating a “Home for the Holidays,”—this year’s theme—that’s ready for family entertainment.  Highlights of the show, now in its 32nd year, will include:

More than 300 exhibitors: Hundreds of knowledgeable contractors, landscapers, designers and house product gurus will be on hand to answer questions and help visitors get started with, continue on or add the finishing touch to home improvement projects of any size.

Antiques Matchmaker: Cari Cucksey, host of HGTV’s hit television estate sale show Cash and Cari, will share her repurpose and repair secrets for transforming dusty relics into fabulous finds.

Sandman of Ocean City, MD: Randy Hofman, the famed sand sculptor most known for his beach creations along the boardwalk in OC, will dazzle guests during daylong sculpting sessions. 

Pumpkin Carver: Award-winning and nationally-exhibited sculptor Gabriel Vinas will create incredible sculptures out of the popular fall, gourd-like squash.

Better Living Exhibits: A special section of the show will feature exciting travel options, delicious gourmet food purveyors, and unique health and beauty products.

Landscaped Gardens: Visitors will walk through beautifully-landscaped seasonal settings that incorporate hardscaping, native trees and shrubs, and colorful fall flowers into gardens and yards to see how local landscaping professionals can create stunning outdoor spaces.

ASID Consultations: Members of the American Society of Interior Designers will provide ideas and inspiration for any design challenge during their complimentary consultations.

Maryland Juried Craft Show: More than 100 juried craftspeople will display and sell their original crafts perfect for holiday gift giving, including jewelry, home accessories, decorative and functional pottery, homemade candles, fine art and photography.

Tickets to the Maryland Home & Garden Show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds are $9 for adults, $7 for seniors, $3 for kids ages 6-12, and free for children under 6 years old. Receive $2 off a ticket purchase at the door with a valid IKEA Family card.

The Maryland Home & Garden Show is sponsored by M&T Bank.

For more information on the Maryland Home & Garden Show, visit www.mdhomeandgarden.com/fall or call (410) 863-1180.

Friday, October 18, 2013
Klei Kodesh

Join Beth Am’s Rabbi Daniel Burg, Cantor Ira Greenstein and guest musicians for a wonderful evening of music and food for the whole family. Services at 6 pm. Israeli/Mediterranean Dinner (by reservation) follows at 7 pm. RSVP BY 10.15.13 to nakia@bethambaltimore.org or call 410-532-2446

Friday, October 18, 2013
Film: “Big Bad Wolves”

Join us at the Spooky Movie International Horror Film Festival for the unforgettable hit from Israel, BIG BAD WOLVES.

“Featuring superb performances by the principal actors, Big Bad Wolves is mesmerizing from start to finish, including a haunting final image that you’ll find impossible to forget.” – The Hollywood Reporter
“Some thrillers are described as being ‘edge of your seat’ affairs, but with Big Bad Wolves, it’s more like you are hovering just beyond the chair, midair, waiting for the story to resolve itself. ” – The Playlistt
WINNER: Cheval Noir Award for Best Film, Fantasia Film Festival, 2013

A series of brutal murders puts the lives of three men on a collision course: The father of the latest victim now out for revenge, a vigilante police detective operating outside the boundaries of law, and the main suspect in the killings – a religious studies teacher arrested and released due to a police blunder. With elements of horror, crime thriller, revenge drama, and wicked black comedy, Big Bad Wolves takes genre-bending to bold new levels. This sense of originality, along with its subversive political subtext, the Israeli directing team behind the 2010 cult smash Rabies (Kalevet) have returned with an unsettling and unforgettable follow-up which is already being heralded as one of the best genre films of 2013.

For more information, please visit http://www.spookyfest.com/​
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