Check out these great events for the whole family sponsored by THE ASSOCIATED or ASSOCIATED agencies.
Sunday, June 16
Clark Kent’s Bar Mitzvah Party
1:00 – 4:00 p.m.
Superboy becomes Superman! Celebrate the opening of the new movie, “Man of Steel,” with a coming-of-age party of heroic proportions at the Jewish Museum of Maryland, 15 Lloyd Street. Enjoy music, food, games, prizes and crafts while reminiscing about Clark Kent’s childhood. The cost to attend is $5 member individuals, $10 non-member individuals, $13 member families and $18 non-member families. Visit jewishmuseummd.org for more information.
Monday, June 1
7 Adasha: Creative Arts Through a Jewish Lens Summer Institute
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
High school artists, come explore how identity and art intersect! Participants will meet with local Jewish artists to learn about how their Jewish identities have influenced their art. This intensive program will feature group and individual introspective processing and will culminate in a gallery opening at the Weinberg Park Heights JCC. The program, which will be held at The Park School of Baltimore, 2425 Old Court Road, runs through June 21. Contact Neely Snyder, email@example.com for more information.
Tuesday, June 18
Screening of “Through the Eye of the Needle: The Art of Esther Nisenthal Krinitz”
More than 40 years after the Holocaust, Esther Nisenthal Krinitz began creating fabric collage and embroidery panels to tell her story of survival. Esther’s daughter, Bernice Steinhardt, will show and discuss the award-winning documentary, “Through the Eye of the Needle,” and the book, Memories of Survival, chronicling her mother’s experiences and artwork. This free screening will be held at the Myerberg Senior Center, 3101 Fallstaff Road. Go to jewishmuseummd.org for more information.
Wednesday, June 19
THE ASSOCIATED’s 2013 Annual Meeting
Review the challenges and opportunities of the past year, learn about THE ASSOCIATED’s vision for the future and pay tribute to Marc B. Terrill for his decade of service as President of THE ASSOCIATED. Annual meeting will be held at Beth El Congregation, 8101 Park Heights Avenue.
Thursday, June 20
IMPACT Young Professionals Happy Hour
6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Interested in connecting with other Jewish young professionals? Stop by Little Havana, 1325 Key Highway, for Happy Hour and hang out with some new and old friends. You’ll also learn about IMPACT, the young adult division of The Associated. Lear more at impactbaltimore.org/happyhours.
Sunday, June 30
Comic-Themed Super Art Fight
What is Super Art Fight? It is a mixture of live art, pro-wrestling-style characters, storytelling and a dash of hilarious, improvised commentary that makes for a show unlike anything else in the world today. Take part in a special ZAP! POW! BAM! Super Art Fight at the Jewish Museum of Maryland. It’s free with admission. To learn more, go to jewishmuseummd.org.
Tuesday, July 2
Support Group for Parents of Children with Attention Issues
7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Baltimore Are you concerned about your child’s attention? Does your child have trouble staying on task or focusing? Does your child have a diagnosis of ADD or ADHD? SHEMESH and CHADD of Greater Baltimore invite you to join our support group. Group will be held in the CHAI Conference Room, 5809 Park Heights Ave. For information, go to shemeshbaltimore.org.
Sunday, July 7
Opening The Gates: Celebrate Gwynn Oak Amusement Park 50 Years Later
1:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Commemorate the 50th anniversary of Gwynn Oak Park’s desegregation and honor those who struggled for civil rights at this day-long celebration featuring entertainment, family activities and nostalgia. Gwynn Oak Park is located at 5831 Flannery Lane. Go to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.