Baltimore, MD - Mar. 4, 2016 - Deli fare, Hamantaschen and Chicken Soup. What do they all have in common?

They’re just some of the stars of events happening this March in our Baltimore community.

Join us this month for one or more of these programs, sponsored by The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore or Associated agencies

Monday, March 7, 7:00 p.m.

Getting It Together: The Art of Organization

Jewish Community Services Baltimore, 5750 Park Heights Avenue

Get the tools you need to help your children improve their planning, prioritizing and time management skills. Program presented by Sarah Ottensoser, M.S., CCC-SLP

Wednesday, March 9, 7:00 p.m.

Prep for Purim – Make & Take Hamantaschen (

Weinberg Park Heights JCC, 5700 Park Heights Avenue

Prep for Purim by assembling delicious hamantaschen – ready for baking at home – during this fun, hands-on experience perfect for all women and children, elementary age and older. Children will get to bring home mishloach manot bags (traditional gifts sent on Purim)

Sunday, March 13, 10:00 a.m.

Beyond Chicken Soup: Jews and Medicine in America

Jewish Museum of Maryland at the Herbert Bearman Campus, 15 Lloyd Street

Join the Jewish Museum of Maryland as it launches its cutting-edge exhibit on Jews and medicine in the 20th century. Exhibit features hands-on activities, multimedia effects and 200 artifacts, documents and images ranging from the 19th century to the current genomic age. Stop by opening weekend to hear Dr. Alan Kraut of American University speak about healthcare’s role in immigrant assimilation.

Sunday, March 13, 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Music Box: Great Big Animals (

The Gordon Center for Performing Arts, 3506 Gwynnbrook Avenue

The BSO’s Brass Quintet echoes the movements and vibrations of creatures wild and tame, offering a great jumpstart to your child’s exploration of classical music and animals.

Sunday, March 20, 10:00 a.m.

Costume Party for Purim (

Play Café, 3400 Chestnut Avenue

Show off your costumes at this Purim party, brought to you by Ahava Baby. For families with children, ages 1 and under, and their siblings.

Sunday, March 27, 1:00 p.m.

The Lost Airman: A True Story of Escape from Nazi-Occupied France

Jewish Museum of Maryland at the Herbert Bearman Campus, 15 Lloyd Street

Seth Meyerowitz will talk about his grandfather, Bronx-born top turret-gunner, Arthor Meyerowitz, who was shot down in Nazi-occupied France in 1943. After fleeing the wreck, Arthur knocked on the door of an isolated farmhouse, whose owners took him in.