TO FEB. 24: MATISSE’S DANCERS
Exhibitions. The Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Dr. Wed.-Fri. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 443-573-1700. artbma.org. The BMA adds to its Matisse collection—the largest and most significant in the world—with an exhibit of more than 30 dance-themed prints, drawings, and sculptures by the French Post-Impressionist Henri Matisse.
FEB. 14: SEX AT THE ZOO
Lectures and Classes. The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, Druid Hill Park. 6-9 p.m. $80/person, $130/couple. 410-396-7102. marylandzoo.org. This wild Valentine’s Day event is full of fun and surprises as members of the Zoo’s animal staff divulge the secrets, scandals, and shocking truths about jungle love. Event includes open bar, hors d’oeuvres, desserts, live music, and animal ambassador visits.
FEB. 14-15: IT’S COMPLICATED: SANDY ASIRVATHAM LAUGHS AT LOVE
Music. Cabaret at Germano’s, 300 S. High St. 7:30 p.m. $20. 410-752-4515. germanostrattoria.com. Couples, singles, and groups of friends are welcome as Baltimore musician Sandy Asirvatham and her Peabody-trained quartet swing through romantic favorites by the likes of Sting, Radiohead, Johnny Cash, and John Coltrane, as well as Asirvatham’s own compositions.
FEB. 15: DATE NIGHT: POTTER’S WHEEL
Lectures and Classes. Baltimore Clayworks, 5707 Smith Ave. Mondays, 7-10 p.m. $90/couple. 410-578-1919. baltimoreclayworks.org. Couples will be guided through a shared creative experience in this three-hour class.
FEB. 16-17: ROMANTIC ADVENTURE
Sports. Terrapin Adventures, 8600 Foundry St. #50, Savage. 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. $85/couple. 301-725-1313. terrapinadventures.com. Couples can conquer their fears together on a three-hour activity course, which includes a 40-foot “leap of faith” obstacle challenge. Free hot chocolate and Hershey kisses included.