Book Signing at The Ivy with Jude Lombardi & Book Karnjanakit
The Ivy is delighted to present a book signing and meet-and-greet on
Saturday, July 16 at 11:00 a.m. with local author and illustrator duo Jude
Lombardi and Book Karnjanakit! Jude and Book have designed a charming,
lovely children’s book called The Bees Needs introducing children to the
intricacies and importance of bee behavior.
For event details, click below.
The National Building Museum’s “Spotlight on Design” Series
The Spotlight on Design series is the National Building Museum’s longest
running public program. It provides a unique opportunity to engage with the
world’s premier voices in the fields of architecture, landscape architecture,
urban planning, art, and design. This event on Monday, July 25 from 6:30–
8:00 p.m. focuses on the recently completed Frederick Douglass Memorial
Bridge in Washington, D.C.
Although it takes place in person a little way outside of town, it will also be live streamed via Zoom Webinar.
For details, click below.
Truepenny Projects Presents “Squidsbury”
Tina the squid is miserable in her life as a sea creature who is forced to wear a human suit by her neurotic husband, Tim. After revealing her squiddy self to BFF Teensy, the two hatch a plot to get Tina the heck outta Squidsbury. Directed by Tessara Morgan, “Squidsbury” runs from July 15–31, 2022.
Click the link below to get tickets.
Bedlam Brass Album Release Party at the Crown
The long-awaited and much-anticipated album by Bedlam Brass is finally
ready for you to hear and they’re celebrating some incredible friends:
Chiffon, Eze Jackson, and Kevin Sherry. (Folks who attended BOPA’s Summer
of Soul B-Side will recognize Eze as the host with the most.) The album
release party is Friday, July 8 upstairs at The Crown Pink Room. Tickets are
$10 in advance, $15 at the door. Get details at the link below.
Baltimore Mayor Gets a Musical at Fells Point Corner Theatre
Fells Point Corner Theatre is partnering with the Baltimore Playwrights
Festival to produce an original musical about William Donald Schaefer,
running from July 15–31, 2022. It’s been getting quite a buzz in the local
media, and many performances are already sold out. Click the link below to
get your tickets to “Do It Now!”
One Caribbean Carnival Spices Up Clifton Park
This two-day event held on July 9–10 at Clifton Park is filled with
masqueraders, entertainment, music, arts, crafts, and food vendors. You will
experience firsthand the rich culture of the Caribbean. Spectacular
costumes, joyous revelry, and a generous dash of international flavor will
bring the community plenty of spice to dazzle all your senses. Admission is
$20 and children under 12 are free. For more information and to purchase
tickets, click on the link below.
Two Solo Exhibits Open at Gallery Blue Door
Two new exhibits, Osvaldo Mesa’s “A Little Corner Next to Heaven” and
Patricia Tomes’s “Places I Live,” are now open at Gallery Blue Door in Mount
Vernon. Both will be on view through August 6, 2022. For gallery hours and
directions, click the link below