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Celebrating Father's Day with wine and steak

Father's DayDining and DrinkingPort Discovery Children's MuseumMorton's The SteakhouseReginald F. Lewis Museum

Boordy Vineyards will hold its annual Father's Day Picnic Sunday, June 19, 1-5 p.m. On the bill will be a picnic catered by Carl's Catering, live music by folk singer Ellis Woodward, wine tasting, and tours of the vineyard. Admission is $12 for adults, $10 for teenagers and $5 for children. Specially-priced picnic packages are also available. Call 410-592-5015 or visit: http://www.boordy.com.

Morton's honors dads

Morton's The Steakhouse will also honor fathers Sunday, June 19 with a special Father's Day Menu that includes a choice of soup or salad, entrée, side dish, and dessert. On the menu are goodies ranging from filet mignon to broiled salmon filet. Cost is $69 per person, not including beverages, tax, and gratuity. Morton's is located at 300 South Charles Street in Baltimore. Call 410-547-8255.

Appreciating dad

A Father's Day Appreciation will be held Saturday, June 18, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum of African-American History 830 E. Pratt St. Subtitled "Wood Tool Box," this program is geared towards kids ages 6-12 and will let children create wood storage containers for their dad's tools. Cost is $5. Call 443-263-1800.

Science Center solstice

The Maryland Science Center will host its annual solstice party, this year called the Science of Soul, Saturday, June 18, 8 p.m.-midnight, on its waterfront promenade and in its exhibit halls. The event will be based around a Motown and will feature the band Sound Connection as well as food and signature cocktails. Tickets run $125 per person, and all proceeds will benefit the Science Center's education and outreach programs. Cocktail attire is suggested. Call 410-545-5982.

A day for tots

Port Discovery will hold a Family Fun Day Saturday, June 18, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Kids can enjoy balloon sculpting with Bubbles the Clown, join a sing along with Mr. Norman and learn about animals at a Banfield FutureVet session. Admission is $13.95 for people ages 2 and up and free for anyone younger. Call 410-727-8120.

Old time sounds

Out in the southwestern Baltimore County town of Arbutus, the Maryland Music Collectors will host another Record & CD Show Sunday, June 19, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Arbutus Fire Hall (5200 Southwestern Blvd.). Expect to find a big assortment of vinyl records, rare CDs, cassette tapes and magazines. Admission is free. Call 410-455-0418.

Carroll's market

The Carroll County Summer Farmers' Market opens again Saturday, June 18, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., at the Agriculture Center, located at 700 Smith Ave. The market will run through Sept. 3 and features vendors selling locally-grown produce, as well as crafts, baked goods and garden plants. There will be a free Father's Day drawing opening day. Admission is free. Call 410-848 7748.

Egyptian heritage

The Walters Art Museum will hold a lecture, Rescuing Egypt's Heritage, Sunday, June 19, 1-3:30 p.m., in its Graham Auditorium. The museum's curator of Ancient Art Regine Schulz will speak on the circumstances of Egypt's ancient treasures after the recent looting. Admission is free. Call 410-547-9000.

National Harbor fun

Some 60 beers, 40 bourbons and lots of barbecue will be on tap at the Beer, Bourbon and BBQ Festival Friday-Saturday, June 17-18, at the National Harbor in Oxen Hill. The event will also offer gourmet cooking demonstrations, live music and a variety of contests. Hours are Friday 6-10 p.m. and Saturday 2-6 p.m. Tickets run $25-$85. Go to http://www.beerandbourbon.com.

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