Join author, Saima Sitwat, for a conversation about major themes of her book, American Muslim: An Immigrant’s Story. Hear excerpts from Sitwat’s memoir and explore questions such as, “What does it mean to be a minority, a Muslim, an immigrant, and a woman in 21st century America?” Co-sponsored by TU Center for Student Diversity.
Towson University, University Union, Room 324
281 University Avenue, Towson, MD 21204
(Intersection of Osler Drive and Emerson Drive)
Register (optional): bit.ly/aacc-sept27-saima-sitwat
Suggested donation: $10
Join us for the final Art Walk of 2022, an evening of simultaneous, exhibitions, performances, and special events in the Station North Arts District. Pick up a map at the Charles Theatre lobby and create your own self-guided tour.
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. Our September Art Walk is district-wide, featuring 20+ venues. Stay tuned for more information.
Tvameva (meaning "you are" in Sanskrit) is a unique world fusion band based in the Washington DC Region. This presentation features founder-vocalist-producer, Arvind Venugopal, and award-winning guitarist, Rahul Mukerji. The group blends South Indian Carnatic music traditions with new age electronic, classic rock, and other musical sounds. The result is a sublime and spiritually-grounded new sound which respectfully balances tradition with fearless exploration. Suggested donation: $15. Registration required: bit.ly/aacc-oct2-tvameva
Nimi Trehan is a Maryland based artist with a background in art and interior design. She designed interiors for the residential, corporate, healthcare and federal sectors in India and the US. She has participated in several group as well as solo exhibits locally and internationally. Part of the Asian Arts & Culture Center's Creative Confluence season. Tickets: $15 general/$10 AA&CC members. Register (required): bit.ly/aacc-oct8-nimi-trehan
Indigenous Peoples Day is commemorated with a musical offering featuring choral music of Charles Shadle, Choctaw Nation, and Jerod Impichchaachaaha’ Tate, Chickasaw Nation.
The event is free and occurs at St. David's Episcopal Church, 4700 Roland Avenue, Baltimore, MD. Doors open at 4:00 pm. Masks are encouraged.
The event will be livestreamed via Facebook (@stdavidsmusic) and YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/c/StDavidsChurchBaltimore).
Independent creatives, consultants, & freelancers are invited to this monthly networking event, to get you out of your PJs, out from behind the Zoom, and meet others in person to exchange know-how and connections. We'll kick off with attendee introductions, followed by a discussion topic that varies each month and freeform networking.
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Spend your Thursday evening with musician, instrument-maker, and composer Melissa Foss as she leads a hands-on workshop on musical instruments made across Central and South America for thousands of years. Foss will lead a tour of instruments in the museum’s Indigenous Arts of the Ancient Americas collection and engage us in the sophisticated ways these cultures have used sound, music, iconography, and sculpture to express their world visions. Learn to build your own clay flute using ancient pottery-making techniques and contemplate the relevance of ancestral wisdom in our world today.
Celebrate and learn about Diwali, the Festival of Light celebrated by Hindus around the world. Join artist, Adrianna Morgan, in the illumination of her site-specific installation honoring the Indo-Caribbean “bamboo bending” tradition of creating decorative forms to display sacred South Asian oil lamps (diyas). Listen to an artist talk to learn about this practice and the art installation from Adrianna and her production team, and explore Diwali customs with artist, Shanthi Chandrasekar. Part of the Asian Arts & Culture Center's Creative Confluence season. Suggested donation: $10.
Motor House is going strong with its monthly music series called Motor HOUSE PARTY! Each month, enjoy the vibes and tunes of Baltimore's most vibrant musical acts that feature artists who are diverse in terms of style and genre. Come groove with us!
October 20 - Rahze
Sutradhar Institute of Dance and Related Arts
Saturday, October 22. 11am.
1525 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910
Tickets: $15 general/$10 AA&CC members
BNHA has created a web-based walking tour app that will guide you to all the historic sites along the Historic Fell's Point Trail.
Tour Fell's Point on Your Own 24/7 by Using BNHA's Fell's Point Tour App