Howard Magazine - Page 20 - Save The Date

Howard Magazine
- Page 20
Save The Date

comPiLeD by aLLana haynes Howard Magazine


Dining Howard county restaurant Weeks


Through Feb. 4 The biannual promotion returns with participating restaurants offering specially priced prix-fixe menus. Visit for a list of restaurants and menus.


art ‘three Painters, one Passion’ art exhibit


Through Feb. 9 Katherine Farrell, Mary Jo Messenger and Lynda Mitic show their oils in the exhibit,“ Three Painters, One Passion.”9 a.m.-9 p.m. Bernice Kish Gallery at Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia. Free. 410-730-3987 or .


art Hoco open 2019


Through Feb. 9 Features the work of local artists who live, study or work in Howard County. 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Howard County Center for the Arts, 8510 High Ridge Road, Ellicott City. Free. 410- 313-2787 or .


theater ‘Gypsy’


Through March 17 Musical tells the story of an ambitious stage mother pushing for her daughters’ success, while secretly longing for her own. Times vary. Toby’s Dinner Theatre, 5900 Symphony Woods Road, Columbia. $47.50- $66. 410-730-8311 or .


artyeezus taught me’ art exhibition

Feb. 2 Visual artist Taurean Washington’s 10-piece art exhibition inspired by Kanye West’s“ Yeezus” album. 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m. The Slayton House, 10400 Cross Fox Lane, Columbia. Free.


health nAMIWalks maryland rock Painting Party


Feb. 5 Paint a rock, hide it and search for one in an outdoor treasure hunt to support mental health awareness. Includes door prizes, raffles and snacks. 6 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Miller Branch Library and Historical Center, 9421 Frederick Road, Ellicott City. Free.


Culture evening of irish music and Poetry


Feb. 8 Features Irish writer Vona Groarke, book signings, a concert of Irish music and step dancing, raffles, scones and specialty drinks. 7:30 p.m.-10:30 p.m. Smith Theater, Horowitz Center, Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. $40. 443-518-4568 or


music the maestro’s anniversary


Feb. 9 This performance by cellist Jason Love celebrates his 20th year with the Columbia Orchestra. Includes a performance by Guillaume Connesson, a rising star in classical music. 7:30 p.m. Jim Rouse Theatre, 5460 Trumpeter Road, Columbia. $10-$28. 410-465-8777 or .


music music and the Divine


Feb. 9 Presentation of classical music exploring the concept of the “divine.” Includes works by composers Bach, Bartok, Beethoven, Messiaen, Ives and Scriabin. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia. $20-$25. 410-381-0097 or


Shopping Wedding Extravaganza


Feb. 22 Includes 80 wedding service exhibitors, hot and cold hors d’oeuvres, an open wine and beer bar, and a runway fashion show. 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m. Turf Valley Resort, Ellicott City. $30-$40. 410-465-1500 or


party an otherworldly evening in the stacks


Feb. 23 This evening fundraiser for the library system features craft cocktails, dancing, a DJ and fine foods with an extraterrestrial theme. Come dressed in cocktail attire. 7 p.m.-11 p.m. East Columbia Branch Library, 6600 Cradlerock Way, Columbia. $150-$500. 410-313-7700 or


fitness rRCA club challenge


Feb. 24 Annual 10-mile race between all Road Runners Clubs of America in Maryland and Washington, D.C. 8 a.m.-11 a.m. Howard Community College, 10600 Hickory Ridge Road, Columbia. $13.