Edgar Allan Poe famously proclaimed the death of a beautiful woman "the most poetical subject in the world." The prolonged suffering of his beautiful, dying wife, Virginia Poe, almost certainly inspired this belief. Virginia Poe remains one of the most enigmatic and controversial figures in the famed author's history. Join us for a series of live readings, themed discussion, and Q&A about the famed muse, poetess, child bride and daughter of Baltimore.
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Audition sign-ups are now live online! Children ages 5 ½ to 12 are invited to audition for the 2022-2023 Conservatory Season starting in September. Combining nurturing play-based learning with ten levels of educational achievement, CCM’s School of Music provides a solid musical foundation that students carry throughout their lives. Young choristers attend small-group music classes led by highly-trained instructors, all of whom hold master’s degrees in music education.
An evening of simultaneous exhibits, performances, and special events spotlighting the Charles North neighborhood. Pick up a map at the Ynot Lot and create your own self-guided tour of the Station North Arts District with a special spotlight on the Charles North neighborhood. The event is free, we just ask that you register for a ticket so we can track attendance, and share email updates and specials.This year marks twenty years of Station North, and we're celebrating all summer long on the final Friday of each month.
The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum's free August speaker program presents Rodney Jones with the story of his father, Herbert H. Jones Jr. and his founding of the International Air Association (IAA), one of the first black owned and operated charter air carriers in the country. IAA was based at Martin Airport in Middle River. Discover the legacy of this Maryland aviation pioneer who served as a Tuskegee Airman. Although sponsored by the Museum, this event is held at the Lockheed Martin administration building's auditorium at 2323 Eastern Blvd, Middle River, MD 21220.