Celebrate September at CCBC special event!

Sep 01, 2016 | by Jacquie Lucy | 443.840.4668 (office) | 443.761.2482 (cell)

Baltimore County, MD – The Community College of Baltimore County invites you to enjoy a host of special events, including the kick-off of CCBC’s Performing Arts “A Year of Shakespeare,” Planetarium and Observatory Shows and Musical Concerts. Many events are free; several are fundraisers. All promise to entertain you.

September 7-9 – TRIO SIRÈNES (Music at CCBC)
Sept. 7, 11:15 a.m., Center for the Arts Lounge, CCBC Catonsville, 800 S. Rolling Road
Sept. 8, 11:15 a.m., College Community Center, Room 116, CCBC Dundalk, 7200 Sollers Point Road
Sept. 9, 12:20 p.m., Arts & Humanities Hall, Recital Hall, CCBC Essex, 7201 Rossville Boulevard
The Baltimore-based ensemble, Trio Sirènes, will be performing concerts of solos, duets and trios of diverse genres and periods during the first full-week of September. Trio Sirènes is comprised of harpist Jacqueline Pollauf, violist Karin Brown (BSO member) and flutist Marcia Kämper (BSO member).
FREE! Open to the public. No tickets or reservations are needed.

September 10 – TENTH ANNUAL FUNDRAISING GALA (Children’s Playhouse of Maryland) 6 p.m. – Silent Auction and Raffles
7 p.m. – Performance of CRAZY FOR YOU, YOUNG PERFORMERS’ EDITION
After the performance - Buffet Reception
Robert and Eleanor Romadka College Center, Theatre, CCBC Essex
Tickets $25
CCBC Box Office 443-840-ARTS (2787) for tickets and information.

September 12 - CATONSVILLE GOLF TOURNAMENT (Institutional Advancement)
10:30 a.m. – Registration
Noon – Shotgun Start
5 p.m. - Dinner
Rolling Road Golf Club, 814 Hilltop Ave, Catonsville, MD 21228
Join the CCBC Foundation for the 30th Annual Catonsville Golf Tournament to benefit the CCBC Jack Manley Athletic Scholarship Fund.
Woody Powell 443-840-2548 or wpowell@ccbcmd.edu

September 16 – GALEN, JAZZ FLUTIST (Music at CCBC)
12:20 p.m., Art and Humanities Hall, Recital Hall, CCBC Essex
Arranger, composer, director, educator and writer, Galen has performed domestically and internationally with some of the world’s greatest musicians including Billie Taylor, Melba Moore, and Freda Payne, to name a few, for more than 30 years.
FREE! Open to the public. No tickets or reservations needed.

September 17 – October 2 - CRAZY FOR YOU, YOUNG PERFORMERS’ EDITION (Children’s Playhouse of Maryland)
September 17, 18, 24, 25, October 1, 2 at 1 p.m. and September 24 at 7 p.m., Administration Building, Lecture Hall, CCBC Essex
Tickets $10
CCBC Box Office 443-840-ARTS (2787) for tickets and information.

September 23 – WORKSHOP ON PLANNING A CAREER IN MUSIC (Music at CCBC)
12:20 p.m., Art and Humanities Hall, Recital Hall, CCBC Essex
Patti Crossman, professor of Music and chairman of Performing Arts and Humanities, will lead an interactive workshop and discussion on planning a career in music. Please bring your phones!
FREE! Open to the public. No tickets or reservations needed.

September 23 - SEASONAL EQUALITY (Planetarium show)
8 p.m., Benjamin Banneker Planetarium, Math and Science Hall, CCBC Catonsville
September 22 marks the Autumnal Equinox, what we call the first day of fall. Learn what is really happening to cause this change, some misconceptions, and the role of the Earth and the Sun. Outside observing afterwards, weather permitting.
FREE! Open to the public. No reservations needed.

September 23 - CCBC ALUMNI CRAB FEAST (Alumni Office)
7-11 p.m., U.A.W. Hall, 1010 S. Oldham Street, Baltimore, MD 21220
Annual Crab Feast (not just for alumni) has become a CCBC tradition and involves crabs, beer and lots of paper towels. It is a great way to recognize your employees, special guests, family or friends while having a good time for a great cause.
Tickets are $55 per ticket and tables for 8 are $440. Sponsorship, advertising and donation (for silent auction) opportunities are available. For tickets and information, call 443-840-3163.
TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR.

September 24 - PICKLES MEANS PLUTO (Kids show at the Planetarium)
10 a.m., Benjamin Banneker Planetarium, Math and Science Hall, CCBC Catonsville
Take a journey into space with a special dog and learn about the Solar System and points beyond.
FREE! Open to the public. No reservations needed.

September 24 - BALTIMORE SYMPHONIC BAND KICKS-OFF CCBC’S “YEAR OF SHAKESPEARE” (Performing Arts at CCBC)
6 p.m., Library Patio and Lawn, CCBC Catonsville
The Baltimore Symphonic Band will kick-off CCBC’s “Year of Shakespeare” with a concert of music inspired by literature, including selections from Prokofiev’s and Tchaikovsky’s “Romeo and Juliet” works.
FREE! Open to the public. No reservations needed.

September 24, 25 - FOREVER PLAID (Dundalk Community Theatre Fundraiser)
September 24, 8 p.m.,
September 25, 3 p.m.
College Community Center, John E. Ravekes Theatre, CCBC Dundalk
Tickets $23 general admission, $20 seniors, $18 season subscribers, $15 students, children, DCT actors, free for CCBC students with current ID.
Call the CCBC Box Office 443-840-ARTS (2787) for tickets and information.

September 26 - DUNDALK CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GOLF TOURNAMENT (Dundalk Chamber of Commerce)
10 a.m. – Registration
11 a.m. – Shotgun start
4:30 p.m. – Dinner
Sparrows Point Country Club, 919 Wise Ave, Baltimore, MD 21222.
Join us for the 9th Annual Dundalk Chamber of Commerce Tournament to benefit the CCBC Dundalk Scholarship Fund.
For more information, call 443-840-3347.

September 30 – KELLY SHEPHERD/NOMAD STORIES (Music at CCBC)
12:20 p.m., Art and Humanities Hall, Recital Hall, CCBC Essex
Travel the earth with the rhythms and sounds of jazz, calypso, gospel, funk, South American and Asian music with saxophonist Kelly Shepherd and NoMad Stories ensemble.
FREE! Open to the public. No reservations needed.
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