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Save The Date By Allana Haynes - Howard Magazine

Best Bet

Maryland Alpaca and Fleece Festival

 

Nov. 10-11 The festival includes live animals, demos seminars, and fibers and yarns from alpaca, angora rabbit, mohair, wool and all blends in between. 9 a.m. Howard County Fairgrounds, 2210 Fairgrounds Road, West Friendship. Free. marylandalpacas.org.

 

Theater

Things That Are Round

 

Nov. 1-18 This dark comedy, getting its world premiere from Rep Stage, is described as a mashup between “Thelma and Louise” and “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf.” Times Vary. Studio Theatre, Horowitz Center at Howard Community College, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. $10-$40. 443-518-1500 or howardcc.edu.

 

Shopping

Howard County Crafts Spectacular

 

Nov. 2-4 Join a three-day holiday shopping spectacular featuring more than 270 handmade arts and crafts vendors selling their goods. 9 a.m. Howard County Fairgrounds, 2210 Fairgrounds Road, West Friendship. $5-$7. 301-271-4432 or atozcrafts.net.

 

Art

The Art of Abstraction

 

Nov. 3-24 Exhibition includes the visual language of color, form, line and shape to create abstract art compositions. 9:30 a.m. Columbia Art Center, 6100 Foreland Garth, Columbia. Free. 410- 730-0075 or columbiaassociation.org.

 

Dance

Ellicott City Ballerina Project calendar reveal

 

Nov. 4 Historic Ellicott City’s Ballet Conservatoire XIV will unveils its calendar of ballerinas posing among the district’s damaged buildings and streets. Funds raised will be donated to the Ellicott City Partnership, and refreshments will be provided by historic district businesses. 4 p.m.-6 p.m. Ballet Conservatoire XIV, 8390 Main St., second floor, Ellicott City.

 

Theater

"The Little Mermaid’

 

Nov. 9-Jan. 13 Based on the classic animated film with music by eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken, this production includes family-favorite tunes like “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl” and “Part of Your World.” Times vary. Toby’s Dinner Theatre, 5900 Symphony Woods Road, Columbia. $47.50- $64.50. 410-730-8311 or tobysdinnertheatre.com.

 

Shopping
 

Tot Swap

 

Nov. 8-12 Shop for gently used maternity and kids’ clothes, shoes, books, toys and other children’s items in this massive consignment sale. $7 for VIP pre-sale at 6 p.m. Nov. 8. Public sales times vary. Howard County Fairgrounds, 2210 Fairgrounds Road, West Friendship. totswap.net/shop/howard-county-sale.

 

Art

Pop-Up Art Show by Taurean Washington

 

Nov. 10 This one-day-only art show features the work of Columbia resident Taurean Washington, a series of acrylic paintings billed as an interpretation of Kendrick Lamar’s album “To Pimp a Butterfly.” 2 p.m. The