Upcoming Downtown Events
Every Thursday is now ladies night! 1/2 price all drinks (including top shelf) from 5PM until close. More info at blackhogbbq.com.
Ladies Night (Every Thursday)
Our featured artists for the month of March are Robert and Kitty Naliwaik, Phillip Grove, Rebecca Jackson, Carolyn Miller, and Gloria Condon. Come in and have a cup of coffee or tea and enjoy and afternoon of talk and beautiful artwork. While you’re in the gallery, enter our drawing for a chance to win a free 11 x 14 GWC print of your choice! If you are looking to refresh your art collection, this is the place to visit. If you are looking for a certain type of artwork, I may be able to find it for you. We have new artwork each month. Our gallery hours are 10 am to 5 pm Tuesday to Saturday. If you would like to meet on Sunday or Monday, give me a call for an appointment.
Local Artists Exhibit
In March TAG/The Artists Gallery will feature its 17th annual box show, this year titled “On & Off the Wall” and featuring work by members and guest artists created using 8-inch wooden cubes or 10-inch-square panels. The show opens March 2, with an opening reception on First Saturday, March 3 from 5 to 9pm and a closing reception on Saturday, March 24 from 5 to 9pm. Works are for sale in a silent auction that will close at 8pm on March 24— or if you don’t want to risk losing a piece you can “buy it now” at a posted reserve price. TAG/The Artists’ Gallery open Fri.-Sat. noon to 9pm, and Sun. noon to 5pm
17th Annual Box Show at TAG/The Artists Gallery
Do you have a Pint-sized Picasso at your house? Join us for a creative, fun-filled art class! Children will be exploring different mediums and art tools to help build gross and fine motor skills. Please come dressed for messy fun! Parent involvement required. **Due to space and supply limitations, only the first 12 children to arrive will be able to participate in this activity. Ages: 2-4 years Time: 11:00-11:30 am every Monday and Wednesday until April 30th Free; No registration required
Pint Sized Picassos
Get your little one up and moving with our Creative Movement class! It’s a fun and educational class that goes through primary motor skills using play, imagination, songs, and movement! ** Limited to the first 10 kids.** Ages: 2-4 yrs Time: 11:00-11:30 am every Tuesday until April 24th Free; No registration required
Every Weekend in March! Stop by Bushwaller’s Pub for some live tunes. Deadeye Stare Friday March 9th — 10:00pm Most Savage Gentlemen Saturday March 10th — 10:00pm Pete Goodwin Sunday March 11th — 9:00pm Dan McGuire & Friends Thursday March 15th — 10:00pm South Mountain Breed & Paddy’s Whiskey Promo Friday March 16th — 10:00pm Hair of the Dog Brunch w/ Brooksie Wells Sunday March 18th — 10:00am Julia Kasdorf Sunday March 18th — 9:00pm Christian Harper & Friends Thursday March 22nd — 10:00pm Airplane Blonde Friday March 23rd — 10:00pm Turtle Recall Saturday March 24th — 10:00pm Spencer Joyce Sunday March 25th — 9:00pm Christian Harper & Friends Thursday March 29th — 10:00pm Scorpion Rose Friday March 30th — 10:00pm The Few Saturday March 31st — 10:00pm
Live Music at Bushwaller’s Pub
Try out the potter’s wheel! We’re offering 3-hour classes so you can see what it’s like, and whether you want to learn more. This is an excellent investment in fun, creativity, & learning a new craft! Classes are held at the Frederick Clay Studio (119 N East St) on the 2nd Saturday of each month. The cost per person is $100 and includes all of the supplies, firings, & equipment needed for the event. For more information, contact the Potters’ Guild of Frederick Gallery at 301.360.0640 or visit their website to register: www.pottersguildoffrederick.com. Sponsored by: Potter’s Guild of Frederick and The Frederick Clay Studio What you need to bring: Wear old clothes Bring an old towel Leave rings and bracelets at home Trim your fingernails.
Take a Turn at the Wheel
Clay and Chardonnay is a hand-building event offered on the 3rd Friday evening of each month, from 7 – 9PM, at Serendipity Market and More. Enjoy a fun filled evening of creating your own unique clay project all while in the company of a few friends and of course a glass of Chardonnay! All of the supplies, firings, and equipment needed for the event are provided. To sign up, go to www.pottersguildoffrederick.com. Event sponsored by the Potters’ Guild of Frederick and Leaman Pottery.
Clay and Chardonnay
Clint Black surged to superstardom as part of the fabled Class of ’89, reaching #1 with five consecutive singles from his triple-platinum debut, “Killin’ Time.” Best known for more than three dozen chart hits including “A Better Man,” “When My Ship Comes In,” “A Good Run of Bad Luck,” and “Like the Rain,” Black has multiple GRAMMY® nominations, over 20 million records sold, and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Don’t miss this country icon as he comes to Frederick in celebrating of his latest release, “On Purpose.”
Celebrate National Craft Month with our annual Demo Days every Saturday in March! On March 24th join us as we host Sue Surdez Leveille of Give Rise Project…watch her create jewelry and do jewelry technique demonstrations from 1-3pm. Get15% off her jewelry while she demos!
Craft Month Demos: Sue Leveille- Jewelry Making
Celebrate America’s greatest generation with the music that moved the nation’s spirit! Now in its 24th year, In the Mood features the timeless melodies and rhythms of the big band era, including “Tuxedo Junction,” “Sing, Sing, Sing,” “Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy,” and many more. With authentic arrangements, costumes, and choreography, the fabulous String of Pearls big band orchestra and patriotic entertainers will have audiences aged 8 to 98 cheering for more!
In the Mood: A 1940s Musical Revue
oin Maryland Ensemble Theatre as we put the fun in fundraiser for the 14th straight year. Dance the night away with The Spin Doctor and the MET company! Prom Attire (any decade) is encouraged but not required. More information at: www.marylandensemble.org/special-events/
14th Annual Retro Prom
Join teaching artist, Martina Sestakova on a journey of self discovery & mindfulness through the art of Mandala. Popular for centuries, mandalas are symbols of harmony and a wonderful tool for gaining insight and creative joy. You will leave with a unique finished mandala created in 3D paint ready to display in your home or give to a loved one. Class limit of 10.
Joyful Mandalas Class
Meet award-winning author Elaine Weiss, who will discuss her latest non-fiction book, “The Woman’s Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote” (Viking, 3/6/18). Event is free and open to the public; no reservations required. Q&A and book signing will follow presentation, and books will be available for purchase at event. The Woman’s Hour details the nail-biting climax of one of the greatest political battles in American history: the ratification of the constitutional amendment that granted women the right to vote. Nashville, August 1920. Thirty-five states have ratified the Nineteenth Amendment, twelve have rejected or refused to vote, and one last state is needed. It all comes down to Tennessee, the moment of truth for the suffragists, after a seven-decade crusade. The opposing forces include politicians with careers at stake, liquor companies, railroad magnates, and a lot of racists who don’t want black women voting. And then there are the “Antis”–women who oppose their own enfranchisement, fearing suffrage will bring about the moral collapse of the nation. They all converge in a boiling hot summer for a vicious face-off replete with dirty tricks, betrayals and bribes, bigotry, Jack Daniel’s, and the Bible. Following a handful of remarkable women who led […]
Talk & Signing: The Woman’s Hour
Expand your circle of friendship and support. Here’s your chance to get out of the house this winter and meet some great women! You will get to know the members of the WWR community better at this evening retreat. Connect with other women-on-the-grow and learn tools that support your personal and professional development to achieve more of what you want. This ‘Be You’ program is different! Coach Kelye will guide us through round table discussions and ‘speed connections’ to help you meet and get to know each other better. These deeper introductions will make it even easier to reconnect with the coaches and one another when you return for other programs throughout the year. We hope to see you there for a fun, connectional, night! $30 for members / $40 for non-members. Ticket price includes dinner and program. Cash bar available. RSVP here: http://www.wholisticwomanretreats.com/events/be-connected/