Check out these great events for the whole family sponsored by THE ASSOCIATED or ASSOCIATED agencies.
Sunday, May 19
HaZamir Baltimore Concert
Fresh from a recent trip to New York, where they performed jazz at Lincoln Center, 30 students from 12 area high schools will showcase their musical talent in the Seventh Annual HaZamir JCC concert. Held at the Weinberg Park Heights JCC, Sunday’s performance will feature a diverse repertoire of traditional and contemporary Jewish choral music.
The concert begins at 4:00 p.m. and tickets are $10. For information, go to http://http://www.jcc.org/teens/hazamirchorale/.
Monday, May 20
PJ Pals Storytime
Join Rebecca Levitan, the Macks Center for Jewish Education Librarian, for a special children’s story time at Soft and Cozy Baby, 915 W. 36th Street. Listen to some wonderful PJ Library stories, make a craft and enjoy a free snack. Event, which runs 10:00 – 11:00 a.m., is free for families with children ages six months through five years. Contact Lara Nicolson, firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Tuesday, May 21
JCS Parent Discussion Series
How do you raise great kids in today’s complicated world? Howard Reznick, Senior Manager of Jewish Community Services (JCS) Prevention Education, will tackle this question and provide tips on how to guide your child in making responsible and wise choices. This is the first of a monthly parent discussion series for parents of children of all ages.
This free program, also sponsored by the JCC, will be held at the JCS Owings Mills location, 3506 Gwynnbrook Avenue and begins at 6:00 p.m. Babysitting is available for a small fee. For information and to register, contact Lorna Walsh at 410-843-7568 or email@example.com.
Tuesday, May 21
Bookworms at Federal Hill Preparatory School
Adult volunteers are invited to read to second-graders at Federal Hill Preparatory School from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Meet at 9:25 a.m. at Chizuk Amuno Congregation parking lot (far corner by Stevenson Road and 695) to carpool or just meet at the school, 1040 William Street in Baltimore. Bring a new or gently-used book to read and then to donate to the class. For more information or to register, please contact Mike Andrews at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ASSOCIATED Women’s 2013 Annual Meeting
Nancy Lublin, founder of Dress for Success and CEO of dosomething.org , a social entrepreneur, author and think-outside-the-box leader, will share her story and experiences reimagining volunteerism, business and technology. Be inspired by Lublin and other women at the ASSOCIATED Women’s 2013 Annual Meeting, beginning at 7:00 p.m. at Beth Israel Congregation, 3706 Crondall Lane.
To register, go to associated.org/womensannualmeeting.
Sunday, June 2
Join our community for a celebration of Israel’s 65th birthday, featuring Matisyahu, Jewish-American reggae and alternative rock musician. The day-long celebration also includes interactive activities for all ages, Israeli food and vendors, an innovation exhibit and much more.
Israel65.Celebrate! will be held at the Rosenbloom Owings Mills JCC, 3506 Gwynnbrook Avenue. Tickets are now on sale for the Matisyahu concert, which begins at 4:00 p.m. Prices are $25 for adults and $15 for children under 13. To purchase tickets, go to baltimoreisraelcoalition.org.
Tuesday, June 11
Business & Professionals Group’s Annual Real Estate Industry Group Event
Meet the leaders of the real estate industry at one of the hottest events and spaces in Baltimore. Mill No. 1 is an adaptive reuse of 19th-century cotton mill buildings transformed into a mixed-use project overlooking the Jones Falls stream. Donald Manekin (Union Mill), Bill Struever (Clipper Mill) and David Tufaro (Mill No. 1) will discuss historic revitalization, the Jones Falls area, and much more. Guests are invited to tour the mill after the program.
Open bar and heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served. Mill No. 1 is located at 3000 Falls Road. The event, which begins at 5:30 p.m. is $35 in advance; $45 at the door. To register, go to associated.org/reig.