Fall Festival — hosted by St. Paul's Schools, Brooklandville, Oct. 14, 5:30-10 p.m. and Oct. 15, 11:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Carnival rides, food, and games. Also, high school football under lights, Oct. 15. Admission is free. In advance, $20 for one-day bracelet, $35 for two-day bracelet http://www.spsfg.org or http://www.stpaulsschool.org. Bracelet on event day is $30.

Maryland State Boychoir Scholarship Gala — at City Lights, second floor 1840s Ballroom, Sat. Nov. 12, 7-11 p.m. Includes libations, hors d'oeuvres and dinner, live music and a performance by The Changed Voice Choir, silent and live auction. $125 prior to Oct. 21, $145 after. Kathy Hawker, 410 554-8644 ext. 3.

Russian Festival — held at Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Church, 1723 East Fairmount Ave.,Oct. 14, 15 and 16, part of Showcase of Nations Ethnic Festivals to celebrate diverse ethnic heritage featuring arts and crafts, foods, traditional dances, live musical performances and special ceremonies. http://www.russfest.org.

Jackets & Sleeves — group art show at Atomic Books, 3620 Falls Road, Hampden, Oct. 7, 7 p.m. Atomic Books presented a number of artists with a list of iconic records and books, and gave them the challenge of selecting one and recreating their own cover. Benn Ray, benn@atomicbooks.com or 410-662-4444.

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Baltimore African Violet & Gesneriad Club Sale — held at The Shops at Kenilworth, 800 Kenilworth Drive, Towson, Sat. Oct. 15, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Experienced growers available to answer questions. Shirley Huffman, 301-854-2021 or bshuffman2@aol.com.

Concerts and Theater

Fells Point Corner Theatre — 251 S. Ann St., presents "Three Tall Women" by Edward Albee directed by Richard Barber, through Oct. 16. http://www.fpct.org.

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra — at Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, 1212 Cathedral St., 410-783-8000, 877-276-1444 or BSOmusic.org. Tickets start at $28.

• Gutiérrez Plays Mozart, Oct. 1, 8 p.m. and Oct. 2, 3 p.m.

• Special Event: Kings of Salsa, Oct. 8, 8 p.m. Show pays homage to the great Cuban performers and dance styles in a contemporary performance of salsa, rumba, mambo, cha-cha and reggae.

• BSO SuperPops: Elton John and more, Oct. 14-15, 8 p.m. and Oct. 16, 3 p.m.

• Debussy's La Mer, Oct. 21-22, 8 p.m.

• Rachmaninoff's Third Symphony, Oct. 28, 8 p.m. and Oct. 30, 3 p.m.


Loyola University Maryland — 4501 N. Charles St., 410-617-2412 or http://www.loyola.edu, presents Graduate Programs in Kodaly Music Education Workshops, Saturdays, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. A day of music making, food, networking and teaching ideas. Free. 410-617-5020 or graduate@loyola.edu.

Health and Support

One Day At A Time Al-Anon meetings — Monday evenings, 7-8 p.m., second floor, Hampden Family Center, 1104 W. 36th St. 202-488-5629 or jcosper@umc-gbcs.org.

Lupus Support Group — Good Samaritan Hospital, 5601 Loch Raven Blvd., second Saturdays, 10 a.m. http://www.tinyurl.com/lupusgrps, 1-888-349-1167 or info@lupusdmv.org.

Tai Chi Classes — at St. Johns Church, 2640 St. Paul St., Charles Village. Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m. 410 296-4944.

Health & Wellness Fair — at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 1008 W. 37th St., Hampden, Oct. 23, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.  Free screenings, flu shots, a blood drive, and information on a wide range of health concerns.  Free. 410-366-4488.