Thursday, April 25, 2013
Looking for something exciting to do this weekend? Check out some of the fun things going on around town.
Each week, Patch puts together a list of local activities and events going on in your area this weekend. Check back weekly and tell us in the comments if you know of any additional activities coming up. To submit an event in the Patch events calendar, click on “Events” at the top of the page and then click on the green "Add an event" button on the right side of the page. Deer Park Middle Magnet School Fashion & Talent Show Where: Deer Park Middle Magnet School, 9830 Winands Road When: Friday, April 26 at 7 p.m. Cost: $10 "Crime and Pun-ishment" A Murder Mystery Dinner Alzheimer’s Association Annual Dementia Conference: Making Connections Variety Night Bingo Sugarloaf Crafts Festival Maryland Hunt Cup Underground Railroad Bus Tour Boordy…
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
'Empty Hand-The Real Karate Kids' will be shown at 7 p.m. at Shihan Marc's Karate Academy.
Saturday, April 13, 2013
Open mic night for stand-up comedians is set for Sunday in Timonium at the bar and grill.
The pair will compete in the regional contest in Ocean City.
Students from Cockeysville and Timonium won the Maryland/South Delaware District, Zone 6 Optimist Oratorical Contest. Mary Norris of Cockeysville and Connor Maher of Timonium came out on top Tuesday after presenting their original speeches about "Why My Voice Is Important," before a panel of judges. They earned a plaque and their expenses paid to the district competition in Ocean City. Norris represents the Optimist Club of Timonium, and Maher represents the Optimist Club of Cockeysville. They go on to compete in the district contest April 26–28 at the Carousel in Ocean City, where there is a $2,500 scholarship award for the best girl and best boy competitors.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Check out some live music this weekend in Baltimore and beyond.
Thursday The Pietasters, Big D & The Kids Table, Bumpin’ Uglies and Kill Lincoln The Ottobar, 2549 N. Howard Street, Baltimore Doors at 7:30 p.m., show at 8:30 p.m. $13 My Son Bison, Ms. Fridrich, Raindeer, Monteclair Bohemian Coffee House, 1821 N. Charles Street, Baltimore 8 p.m., $5 Friday Cris Jacobs and The Band of Johns, Garrett Anderson The 8x10, 10 E. Cross Street, Baltimore Doors at 8 p.m. $12 Mark Bray and the Steel Soul Cowboys Pop’s Tavern, 4343 North Point Blvd, Dundalk 9:30 p.m., no cover Saturday Muddy River Blues Band The Tidewater Grille, 300F Franklin Street, Havre de Grace 8 p.m., No cover Joe Keyes & The Late Bloomer Band City View Bar and Grill, 6700 Security Blvd, Gwynn Oak 9 p.m., no cover Full disclosure: Owings …
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Dancing With The Stars features two performers with Baltimore ties.
Ravens receiver Jacoby Jones and partner Karina Smirnoff improved upon their debut performance on Dancing With The Stars Monday night. The pair earned a 20 out of 30, up one point from the week prior. The show also featured Baltimore's Dorothy Hamill, the Olympic and world champion figure skater. She and partner Tristan McManus earned a 15, as Hamill struggled through a back injury. The series airs on Monday and Tuesday nights on ABC. TELL US: Did you watch Monday's show? Who had the best performance? Leave a comment. Related articles:
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Categories in the contest include drawing, jewelry, painting, woodworking, photography and models.
Calling all creative seniors. The Baltimore County Deparment of Aging Art/Craft contest will start taking entires at area senior centers in May. Entries won't be judged until June but to give potential artists and crafters plenty of time to work on their masterpiece the agency announced the contest Wednesday. Interested seniors will register at the senior center in their community to compete in that area's contest. In the Lutherville-Timonium area, both Cockeysville Senior Center, located at 10535 York Road, and Bykota Senior Center, 611 Central Avenue, are nearby. Competition categories, according to a news release, include: To enter an artist or crafter must be 60 years old or older and have created their work while over age 60. …
Check out some live music in the Baltimore area this weekend.
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Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Dancing With The Stars debuted its new season Monday night, featuring the Ravens receiver and the Baltimore-based figure skating champion.
Ravens receiver Jacoby Jones broke out "the squirrel" with partner Karina Smirnoff in his first performance on Dancing With The Stars Monday night. The season premiere also featured Baltimore's Dorothy Hamill, the Olympic and world champion figure skater. Check out the video with this post for their performances. Jones earned a score of 19 out of 30 dancing to "Cha Cha Cha", while Hamill pulled in a 21 with her perfomance to "Tiny Dancer." The series airs on Monday and Tuesday nights on ABC. Jones was asked to perform on the program after his charisma and dance moves were on display during and following the Ravens' Super Bowl victory in February. Jones did "the squirrel" during the Super Bowl, and again during the team's celebration in …
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The Baltimore Metro area was expecting between 5 and 11 inches of snow during this week's winter storm. See how many inches have fallen in your area with the LIVE map below.
The map above, provided by the National Weather Service, shows total snowfall in your Patch area over the past 3 days. The map is centered around the red marker, which is in the middle of your Patch's coverage area, and the map updates every six hours, starting around 2 a.m. each day. It updates as Skywarn volunteers file their reports, so check back later to see more accurate statistics. Note: This map is not visible on some mobile devices. The effects of the snowstorm that began Tuesday night have been hit-or-miss throughout the Baltimore Metro area, about 5 inches fell in Westminster but less than 1 inch in Parkville, for example, according to the map. The National Weather Service had forecast that 4-11 inches of snow would accumulate …