February 10, 2012
The Jewish Federation's annual Purim Carnival, "Purim Palooza," will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 4, at Reservoir High School, 11550 Scaggsville Road in Fulton. Adults ages 18 to 55 can get tested to determine whether they qualify for the National Bone Marrow Registry. Volunteer opportunities are also available at the carnival. The event includes entertainment by disc jockey Doug Sandler, games, crafts, a photo booth and airbrush hats and shirts. Admission is $10 per family or $5 per person. Vendor space is $45 for individual nonprofit tables; $75 for two. For-profit tables are $75; $125 for two. Event proceeds go to scholarships, grants and needy Jewish families. Information: 410-730-4976 or go to jewishhowardcounty.org.
Glenwood Senior Center
Glenwood Senior Center, 2400 Route 97, Cooksville, offers the following events. Information: 410-313-5440:
Sittercize The hourlong exercise program includes seated aerobics, stretching and strengthening drills, 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Cost is $36 for 18 classes.
Fit for Life exercises Participants do aerobics, strength training and abdominal work, 8:20 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. Fridays. $45 for 12 classes.
Painting and drawing A painting and drawing open studio will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays. Bring your own supplies. Free.
Hatha yoga Classes in this Indian system of physical postures and breathing will be held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $45 for eight classes.
Silver Sneakers Walking Club The group is led by a staff member on an indoor track at 8:30 a.m. Mondays-Fridays. Everyone is invited.
Shoot pool Everyone is invited to shoot pool from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays-Fridays.
Senior hoops Players are welcome at 9 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.