Datebook

December 04, 2010

Sunday, Dec. 5

' Jazz in the Mills' Annual "Holiday Jazz Extravaganza," featuring the Lenny Robinson Group and vocalist Lori Williams, will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at The Other Barn, 5851 Robert Oliver Place, Columbia. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Information: 410-730-4610.

'Sundays at Three' Pianist Eun Joo Chung performs music by Chopin, Rachmaninoff, Schumann, Scriabin and Debussy at 3 p.m. at Christ Episcopal Church, 6800 Oakland Mills Road in Columbia. Tickets are $15, free for those younger than 18 with an adult. Information: 410-992-0145 or sundaysatthree.org.

Holiday concert Howard Community College program features the HCC Singers and the HCC-Bain Center Senior Choir performing holiday songs at 4 p.m. at the Smith Theatre in the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center on the HCC campus, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway. Admission: $5. Information: 443-518-4107.

Classical music Columbia Pro Cantare performs the Christmas section and selections from Parts II and III of Handel's "Messiah" at 7:30 p.m. at the Jim Rouse Theatre, 5460 Trumpeter Road in Columbia. A lecture by Eileen Soskin precedes the concert at 6:30 p.m. Advance tickets are $23, $20 for seniors and students, $25 and $22 at the door. Information: 301-854-0107, 410-799-9321 or procantare.org.

Concert The Howard County Historical Society presents its annual "Holiday Concert" with cider and snacks at 3 p.m. at 8328 Court Ave in Ellicott City. Concert's theme is "Holidays on the Homefront during World War II." Information: 410-750-0370.

Monday, Dec. 6

Student spotlight concert Howard Community College program students from the college performing works for voice, piano, wind and more at 7:30 p.m. at the Monteabaro Recital Hall in the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center on the HCC campus, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway. Also on Wednesday, Dec. 8. Free. Information: 443-518-4107.

Tuesday, Dec. 7

Fair The first One Maryland-Inter County Broadband Network Vendor Fair will be held from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, 5485 Twin Knolls Road in Columbia. Information: fbcinc.com/icbn/default.aspx.

Jazz concert Howard Community College program features the HCC Student Jazz Ensemble and a jazz quartet of professional musicians from the community. Jazz standards by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, Charlie Parker and others will be performed. 7:30 p.m. at the Monteabaro Recital Hall in the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center on the HCC campus, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway. Admission: $5. Information: 443-518-4107.

Thursday, Dec. 9

'Hansel & Gretel' Red Branch Theatre presents this fairy tale opera at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9, Friday, Dec. 10 and Saturday, Dec. 11 and at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 11 and Dec. 12 at 9130-I Red Branch Road, Columbia. Tickets are $15, or $12 for groups of 10 or more. For each nonperishable food item donated to the food drive, one coupon for $2 off a ticket will be received. Limit one coupon per ticket and two tickets per order. Tickets: 410-997-9352 or redbranchtheatre.com.

Chamber concert Howard Community College program features the HCC Chamber Ensemble Orchestra and the HCC Cello Ensembles performing works by Torelli, Vivaldi, Bach, Grieg and more. 7:30 p.m. at the Monteabaro Recital Hall in the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center on the HCC campus, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway. Admission: $5. Information: 443-518-4107.

Friday, Dec. 10

Concert Howard Community College program features clarinetist Jane Winer, cellist Yoon Nah Cho and pianist Wei-Der Huang performing at 7:30 p.m. at the Monteabaro Recital Hall of the Horowitz Visual and Performing Arts Center on the HCC campus, 10901 Little Patuxent Parkway. Admission: $5. Information: 443-518-4107.

Saturday, Dec. 11

Before GPS How to navigate to your destination without using modern technology. Learn how to read a map and use a compass and what to do if you get lost. Wear comfortable shoes and bring water. For ages 7 to 14. Meet at picnic area adjacent to contact station at the McKeldin area of Patapsco Valley State Park, 11676 Marriottsville Road. Cost: $2. Sign up: 410-461-5005.

Concert series The UU Chalice Concert Series presents "In the Gardens of England," featuring guitarist Berta Rojas at 8 p.m. at the Owen Brown Interfaith Center, 7246 Cradlerock Way, Columbia. Tickets are $20, $15 for students, free for children younger than 15. Information: 410-381-0097 or uucolumbia.net/concerts.

'Talkin' Baseball' Meeting will be held at 9 a.m. at Brighton Gardens Assisted Living, 7110 Minstrel Way, Columbia. Warren Corbett will discuss his book, "The Wizard of Waxahachie: Paul Richards and the End of Baseball as We Knew It." Free. 410-740-1145.

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