Howard Magazine - Page 20 - Save The Date

Howard Magazine
- Page 20
Save The Date
Theater

‘Ain’t Misbehavin’

Through Nov. 4 This Tony Award-winning musical is a tribute to the rise of jazz and swing music during the Harlem Renaissance, featuring music by jazz pianist Thomas “Fats” Waller. Times vary. Toby’s Dinner Theatre, 5900 Symphony Woods Road, Columbia. $47.50-$66. 410-730-8311 or tobysdinnertheatre.com.

Theater

‘The Bridges of Madison County’

Oct. 5-7, 12-14 Enjoy a production based on the best-selling romance novel by Robert James Waller. Times vary. Red Branch Theatre Company, 9130-I Red Branch Road, Columbia. $24-$35. 410-220-6517 or redbranchtheatrecompany.com.

Fitness

One Step Closer 5K

Oct. 6 Join the Howard County Autism Society for a run and walk around Centennial Lake to support individuals and families living with autism in Howard County. There’s also a ¾-mile run and walk for those needing assistance. 9 a.m. Centennial Park, 10000 Clarksville Pike, Pavilion D, Ellicott City. $15-$35. 410-290-3466 or howardautism.org.

Music

Gershwin and Bernstein Centennial Celebration Concert

Oct. 6 Howard Community College music faculty celebrate the centennial of famed composers George Gershwin and Leonard Bernstein. 7:30 p.m. Monteabaro Recital Hall, Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. $7-$18. 443-5181500 or howardcc.edu.

Art

Erase Hate Through Art Exhibition

Oct. 6-27 Exhibition examining bullying and hate crimes through the eyes of the artist to promote acceptance and tolerance. 9:30 a.m. Columbia Art Center, 6100 Foreland Garth. Free. 410-730-0075 or columbiaassociation.org.

Culture

Conservancy Fall Festival

Oct. 7 Celebrate the season at this annual event featuring blacksmiths, bluegrass music, crafts, farm animals, pumpkin decorating, square dancing and more. 11 a.m. Howard County Conservancy, 10520 Old Frederick Road, Woodstock. $10. 410-465-8877 or hcconservancy.org.

Pets

Dog Day Afternoon

Oct. 13 Dogs and their two-legged guests are invited to join an afternoon of activities, contests and treats. Features local businesses and organizations that focus on the happiness and health of four-legged friends. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Columbia DogPark, 5901 Rivendell Lane. Free. 410715-3000 or columbiaassociation.org/dogday-2018.

Fitness

Savage 7K Run and 1-Mile Historic Walk

Oct. 13 Run or walk through Carroll Baldwin Hall, a 96-year-old Maryland Historic Trust site and community space. Proceeds from the race will help maintain and restore the center. 8 a.m. Carroll Baldwin Hall, 9035 Baltimore St., Savage. $31-$35. bullseyerunning.com.