B’More Social: March 15-18

THURSDAY

Animal Craft Safari
Come for a wild time of crafts, stories, ecology and an encounter with a member of the zoo’s animal embassy. Registration required. Ages 4 and up.March 15 and 25. Maryland Zoo. 11-11:45 a.m. $7/member, $10/non-member. marylandzoo.org

Homeschool Workshop: An Empire’s Legacy of Faberge and the Russian Crafts Tradition
Explore the craft techniques used by Russian artists and create your own art.
Workshops by age: 5-6, 7-9, and 10-12. Teen Art Workshop also available. Registration required. The Walters Art Museum. 1:15-3:30 p.m. $5/ member, $9/non-member. thewalters.org

Adults
Comics Crushing Cancer
Laugh your heart out for a great cause. Dean Napolitano will headline this hilarious night with proceeds supporting those battling breast cancer.
Baltimore Comedy Factory. 7-9 p.m. $20. comicscrushingcancer.org

FRIDAY

Spring Thing Egg Hunt
Spring has almost sprung! Enjoy egg decorating, races, crafts and an egg hunt.
Registration required. Ages 1-5. Carroll County Public Library, Taneytown Branch. 11 a.m. Free. library.carr.org

Free Family Flicks: A Goofy Movie
What would it be like to have a crazy guy like Goofy as your father? His son Max knows all too well!
Enoch Pratt Library, Northwood Branch. 2:30 p.m. Free. prattlibrary.org

Target $2 Family Fun Night at Port Discovery
All the fun, play and programs for only $2 per person! The Maryland SPCA will also be on hand to teach kids about animals.
Port Discovery. 4-8 p.m. $2. portdiscovery.org

SATURDAY

Why Do We Have Seasons?
Are seasons the same all over the globe? Why do we even have them? Bring a flashlight and prepare to find out.
Banneker Planetarium, CCBC Catonsville. 10 a.m. Free. ccbcmd.edu

Saturday Puppet Theater – Luck of the “Iris”
Feeling lucky? Come for a nature-themed puppet show and craft. Registration required. Ages 2 and up with adult. Robinson Nature Center. 11:30 a.m. $5. howardcountymd.gov/Robinson

St. Patrick’s Snakes
Ireland may not have snakes because of St. Patrick, but Lake Roland has plenty of them. Come meet some of the slithery friends and make a craft. Ages 3 and up.
March 17 and 18. Lake Roland. 1-2:30 p.m. $3/members, $5/non-members. lakeroland.org

Open Hours: Baltimore Dance Crews Project
Middle and high school hip-hop dancers will perform original choreography with social messages.
Baltimore Museum of Art. 2-4 p.m. Free. artbma.org

Agar Art Workshop – Paint with Microbes
Create a living work of art. Learn the art of microbe painting and make a masterpiece in a petri dish. Registration required. All ages; under 18 with adult.
BUGSS (Baltimore Under Ground Science Space). 2-5 p.m. Free. bugssonline.org

SUNDAY

BSO Music Box: In the Treetops
Come along for an interactive, musical adventure performed by BSO musicians. For ages 6 months to 3 years.
Gordon Center for the Performing Arts. 10 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. $11 in advance, $13 at the door. bsomusic.org

Peaceful Melodies with Lydia Bandy
In honor of the holiday weekend, Ms. Bandy will feature Celtic harp and Irish music on both piano and harp.
Carroll County Public Library, Eldersburg Branch. 2 p.m. library.carr.org

Slime Time in #theLab!
Slime is all the rage. Create your own custom slime and take it home in a jar of your own design. Come ready for mess. Registration required. Ages 6 and up.
aMuse Toys. 1-2 p.m. $20. amusetoys.com

 

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