On Tuesday night in the Enoch Pratt Free Library in Baltimore, Washington College bestowed its annual Sophie Kerr Prize on Tim Marcin, a 22-year-old graduating senior from Wilmington, Del., who hopes to pursue a career in sports journalism.
The Harford County Public Library Foundation hosted a crowd of nearly 200 guests on Friday, April 19 for its annual A Night Out @ the Library fundraiser. Attendees enjoyed lite fare, cocktails and the opportunity to hear and meet renowned military history author Jeff Shaara
The 2013 Pulitzer Prizes were announced today, and among the winners was "Devil in the Grove," a non-fiction account of the work of Thurgood Marshall, a Baltimore native, for the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. As we all know, Marshall went on to become a U.S. Supreme Court justice. the winners:
Columbia Pro Cantare offers something old and something new for its next concert on Sunday, March 10 at 3 p.m. at First Evangelical Lutheran Church. There's a religious link of sorts between the old and new pieces, so having this concert take place in an Ellicott City church is spiritually fitting.
Now offering its fifth production since opening in the 2011-12 season, Compass Rose Theater seems comfortably rooted in its strip mall Eastport Shopping Center location. The cozy storefront lends an off-beat charm to the company's current offering, Neil Simon's 1963 comedy classic, "Barefoot in the Park."
A memorial service for Richard Ben Cramer, a former Baltimore Sun reporter, Pulitzer Prize-winning foreign correspondent and an acclaimed biographer, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Washington College's Gibson Center for the Arts in Chestertown.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
South Laurel Recreation Council is accepting registrations for a variety of classes, including chess, knitting, dance and fitness. Montpelier Arts Center is offering Dinner and a Movie. The next showing is "To Kill a Mockingbird," Feb. 16, along with Southern cooking in keeping with the movie's theme.