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Events - 21 Sep 14

Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Baltimore Happiness Club
The Baltimore Happiness Club (BHC), a drop-in support group for anyone who wishes to increase their level of happiness, has been meeting weekly for 1.5 years.
BHC is based on Gateway to Happiness, by Rabbi Zelig Pliskin, and on the premise that happiness is a skill that can be learned. Whereas some people are “born happy,” most of us are not always naturally happy, but we can learn to be.
BHC is an interactive, lively group that uses Rabbi Pliskin and other happiness teachers as sources. Through simple exercises, discussion, and sharing real-life situations, we learn to increase and improve our happiness skills and equip ourselves to be more resilient and, through taking charge of our happiness, to take charge of our lives.
Sunday, January 5, 2014 - Sunday, January 4, 2015
Sunday Dog Hikes with the Doctor At Baltimore Humane Society

1st Sunday of every month

Bring your dog the First SUNDAY of each month at 11 am! Hike on the grounds of our animal shelter’s forested wildlife sanctuary in Reisterstown, led by Dr. Mary Zink,  Baltimore Humane Society Veterinary Medical Director of the Low Cost Veterinary Wellness Spay/Neuter Center.

DETAILS: 

· Approximately 45 min-1 hour in duration

· BYO DOG (Proof of rabies vaccination required)

· Rain or Shine

· $2 per dog participation fee and no prior registration required

· Moderate hiking level so dog and hiker need to be able to maneuver trees, hills, and streams

· All dogs must be on a 4-6 ft leash (no retractable leashes permitted) and walked by a hiker that is 14 years of age or older

· Bring plenty drinking water for yourself and your dog

· Appropriate hiking attire is recommended à comfortable, flexible, closed-toe shoes and durable clothing that can withstand mud, tall grass, twigs, stickers, stream water etc.

Saturday, March 1, 2014 - Thursday, November 13, 2014
SpongeBob SquarePants 4-D At National Aquarium

Join SpongeBob SquarePants and his underwater friends on a rollicking adventure in Bikini Bottom this spring with SpongeBob SquarePants 4-D – The Great Jelly Rescue attraction, coming to National Aquarium’s 4-D Immersion Theater from March 1, 2014 through November 13, 2014.

Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - Saturday, October 11, 2014
B&O presents Disney Jr’s Choo Choo Soul

Tickets on-sale for Disney Jr.’s Choo Choo Soul
beginning Tuesday, July 1 at 9:00 a.m.
Event Date: One day only!! Saturday, October 11, 2014
Two Performances: 11:00 a.m. & 2:00 p.m.
For one day the B&O Railroad Museum presents two performances by Disney Jr.’s Choo Choo Soul. Follow the musical adventures of the hip-hop singer, train station manager, Genevieve Goings, and her dancing, beatboxing engineer, DC, as they entertain families while performing soulful and current renditions of the ABC’s and 1-2-3′s. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit http://www.borail.org/

Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - Sunday, October 12, 2014
Seeing Music in Medieval Manuscripts

Medieval painters often filled their manuscripts with scenes of everyday life that included charming illuminations of people and animals playing musical instruments and dancing. Many of these images, however, functioned as sophisticated symbols that conveyed a complex understanding of man’s relationship with the order of the universe. Musical harmony and dissonance were thought to mirror the perfection of heaven as well as the disorder of evil. This exhibition, composed of approximately twenty manuscripts and objects, will explore music in its relationship with philosophy, religion, and the arts during the Middle Ages.

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 - Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Baltimore Happiness Club

The Baltimore Happiness Club is a support group for people who want to increase their level of happiness in everyday life.

We use writings of happiness authorities throughout the world and focusing primarily in the Three Principles. The group is dynamic,  interactive, fun, and friendly.

Baltimore Happiness Club is free and open to all. Come join us!

Saturday, August 9, 2014 - Saturday, December 27, 2014
Saturday Sungazing

Safely look at the Sun and its features—such as sunspots and prominences—through a special set of filters on our telescope.

Take a closer look at the Sun

The Observatory is open to museum visitors every Saturday from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, weather permitting. Admission is included with Science Center admission.

Phone 410-545-2999 after 12:00 PM on Saturdays to find out if the Observatory will be open that day.

Sunday, September 14, 2014 - Sunday, June 14, 2015
The A-Mazing Mendes Cohen

A little bit Forrest Gump, a little bit Indiana Jones, 100% real. Discover the most extraordinary Baltimorean you’ve never heard of! The Jewish Museum of Maryland and The Maryland Historical Society invite you on a journey to put together the puzzle of one man’s life. It’s a journey full of twists, turns, and missing clues.

Throughout history, Mendes Cohen was there.

 

At Ft. McHenry when the bombs were bursting in air; at the Supreme Court when states’ rights were at stake; in Paris when the people prepared the barricades; at the Vatican for the installation of a new pope; down the Nile to collect artifacts; in Jerusalem as the first American tourist; in Annapolis when arguments raged over fugitive slaves; on the board of the nation’s first railroad.

Saturday, September 20, 2014 - Sunday, September 21, 2014
A People United 20th Anniversary Block Party & Fundraiser!

SATURDAY, SEPT 20TH & SUNDAY, SEPT 21ST
10AM- 6PM, BOTH DAYS
500 N. Charles Street in Mt. Vernon

20 YEARS!!! A People United is celebrating 20 years of advocacy, education and charitable work in the region of Nepal… to date, we have provided scholarships for over 1,000 children! Our continued efforts now include partnership with The Santi School Project to further advancements in education policy and teaching training in Nepal!

~CUSTOMER APPRECIATION~
We would like to thank you all for all of the support and patronage of our cause and invite you to celebrate with us!
To show how much we appreciate you, we have complimentary food, beverages and specialty items just for YOU!

~2-DAY EVENTS AND PERFORMANCES~
Two full days of music, food, bands, dancers, henna, speakers, sidewalk sales, bellydancing and more!

~CHARITY~
Proceeds will support our work with The Santi School Project and the women, men and children of Nepal!
www.santischool.org

EVENT BEGINS: Saturday, September 20th, 10AM- 6PM
AND GOES UNTIL: Sunday, September 21st, 10AM-6PM

Indoor Events
A People United Boutique
500 N. Charles Street
Mt. Vernon Cultural District
Baltimore, MD 21201

Outdoor Events
1st Block of W. Hamilton @ N. Charles
(right outside of the Boutique)

Sunday, September 21, 2014
8th Annual Walkabout Abilities

Don’t miss this fun, inspiring, community fundraiser that brings individuals, families and the community together to support Marylanders with disabilities. Walkabout Abilities features warm-up exercises, a 2-mile walk, refreshments, music, arts & crafts, fun-filled activities and entertainment for all ages.

Event chairs are Trish Kane (director of programs with Pathfinders for Autism, a board member with Abilities Network since 2010, and a mother of a son with autism) and Keith Malfa (CNS account manager with Lundbeck – a Walkabout Abilities sponsor – who has experienced seizures).

Registration includes event admission, a Walkabout Abilities T-shirt, refreshments and post-walk activities.Admission is $15 for ages 12 and up; $10 for children under 12, and free for kids 3 and under. Sponsorships also are available. To register or receive information about Walkabout Abilities sponsorship opportunities, visit www.abilitiesnetwork.org, call 410-828-7700 ext. 1298 or e-mail chammond@abilitiesnetwork.org.

All proceeds benefit Abilities Network, a non-profit organization that provides individualized services to people in Maryland with disabilities. Its mission is to challenge the community to acknowledge the value and equality of people of all abilities.

Services include Autism Services, Community and Employment Partners, Epilepsy Services, Healthy Families of Baltimore County, Project ACT (All Children Together) and Senior Services. Abilities Network has been providing quality services since 1964.

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