view counter

February 2013

Worth the Trip to Baltimore Boat Show

    Boaters, sailors, fishermen and families climb aboard to compare hundreds of boats for all budgets and lifestyles, from luxury cruisers to fishing boats to pontoons, at the Progressive Insurance Baltimore Boat Show. ThF 11am-9pm; Sa 10am-9pm; Su 10am-5pm at Baltimore Convention Center, 1 W. Pratt St., Baltimore. $12 w/age discounts: 410-224-7633;

Willy Wonka Musical

  Watch the classic childhood favorite Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory come to life as Patuxent High School’s Harlequins spring production. Come early on Friday for the annual PTSA dinner to benefit the scholarship fund (5:30pm; $15 w/discounts). Th-Sa 7pm; Su 2pm in Patuxent High School’s auditorium, Lusby. $8 w/discounts; rsvp: 410-624-4484;

Bay Theatre Double Comedy


Baby Daddy Drama @ 2nd Star


Colonial Players’ Trying

Holiday Cleaning Specials – Nexlevel Cleaning-Organization: Deep cleaning, top-to-bottom. Windows to floor, residential or commercial. Home organizing professionals. Licensed & insured. Big or little jobs: 410-474-9916.

Nature Preschool Conference

Event Date:  June 7, 2013 (All day) - June 8, 2013 (All day) Join us for our 2nd annual Nature Preschool Conference! Discuss the latest trends in nature based education, network with other child care professionals and organizations, and learn from the best. Teachers, educators, parents and anyone else who works with preschool aged children are encouraged to attend. Register today! Friday – Saturday June 7-8 Varies, $55 – $155 Location Irvine Nature Center 11201 Garrison Forest Road United States See map: Google Maps

Project Wild/ Aquatic Workshop

Event Date:  May 18, 2013 - 9:30am - 4:00pm Project Wild and WILD Aquatic are wildlife focused conservation education programs for K-12 educators and their students. Project WILD activities can be used to teach basic skills in science, social studies, language arts, math, art, music and physical education. This workshop is ideal for teachers in grades 2-6. Saturday, May 18, 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m. Free; $20 deposit due upon registering – refundable upon completion of the workshop Location Irvine Nature Center 11201 Garrison Forest Road United States See map: Google Maps

Painted Palette- Poppies

Event Date:  April 25, 2013 (All day) The Painted Palette is the Baltimore area’s newest venue for art and wine entertainment. Bring your friends, enjoy a glass of wine or beer, and follow our instructor step-by-step to recreate your very own Poppy painting. Learn more at Ages 21+. Thursday, April 25, 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. $32 members, $40 non-members

Treehugger 5K

Event Date:  April 21, 2013 - 9:00am - 11:00am Hug it out at the 1st annual Treehugger 5K encouraging healthy lifestyles and a healthy environment. This fast, fun and green event provides a great opportunity for you and your family to enjoy our earth’s natural environment. The family-friendly 1K, which runs immediately before Kids Unplugged, makes a loop through Irvine’s amazing meadows, and finishes with kid-friendly relay races and other green games. Sunday, April 21, 9 – 11 a.m. $20 per 5K runner, $20 per 1K Family