Water in a Broken Glass, The Senator Theatre, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Based on the novel of the same name by Baltimorean author Odessa Rose, Water in a Broken Glass debuts at The Senator. Dress code is black tie, and there will be a Q&A with the cast and crew after the film. $12.61.
Felines & Wines Friday, Mutt Mart, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Stop by the Mutt Mart to hang with some cool cats and sip on a variety of wines. No cover. Food and drink available for donations to the Feline Rescue Association.
Border and Prison Empire, Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse, 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m.
This informational talk, hosted by author Todd Miller and Nasim Chatha of Alliance for Global Justice, will focus on the role that the United States government has played in creating prisons and borders internationally. Free.
Maple Sugaring, Lake Roland, 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Spend your Saturday afternoon learning how to turn real sap into delicious syrup. Hike out to the trees, watch sap cooking into syrup and sample some sweet treats. Pre-registration required online. $3 for members, $5 otherwise.
New Wave Dance Party, Ottobar, 9 p.m. – 1:40 a.m.
Spend your night dancing to the likes of Talking Heads, The Cure and more, all spun by DJ Fun Billy. No cover.
Oscar Viewing Party, Baltimore Eagle Night Club and Bar, 6:30 p.m. – 11:30 p.m.
Heralded as “the Oscar party to end all Oscar parties.” Join the folks at the Eagle, starting with red carpet coverage. No cover.