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Liza Hathaway Matthews Art Show: Monument Sotheby’s International Realty


An Open House for this event is scheduled for Thursday, September 3rd from 6:00 – 8:00pm at the beautiful Roland Park Gallery at 4800 Roland Avenue. Please register here for a spot at the Open House as spaces will be limited due to the COVID regulations.

Stop by for a sneak peak TODAY, 8/27, from 9:30am – 5:30pm or TOMORROW, 8/28, from 9:30am – 4:30pm. Email Noelle or Liza to schedule an appointment before next week’s opening reception.

Celebrate Independent Bookstore Day with Carpe Librum this Saturday – August 29


Celebrate good reads while supporting local with this year’s Independent Bookstore Day. Postponed from April, stop by Carpe Librum Bookstore this Saturday, August 29 to enjoy sidewalk sales, literary themed products and giveaway!

BmoreArt’s Picks: Openings, events and performances, August 18-24


BmoreArt’s Picks presents the best weekly art openings, events, and performances happening in Baltimore and surrounding areas this week.

BmoreArt’s Picks presents the best weekly art openings, events, and performances happening in Baltimore and surrounding areas. For a more comprehensive perspective, check the BmoreArt Calendar page, which includes ongoing exhibits and performances, and is updated on a daily basis.

To submit your calendar event, email BmoreArt at [email protected]

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Black Girls Vote honors the 19th Amendment at event tonight


In honor of the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment, guaranteeing and protecting women’s constitutional right to vote, Hotel Revival and Black Girls Vote are hosting a virtual conversation on the topic with Mary MillerBaltimore Women United, and the National Great Blacks in Wax Museum tonight from 7-8 p.m.

MdHS commemorates 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment with virtual program, Aug. 20


It seems hard to believe that there was a time in American history when women were unable to participate in our democracy. Women across the country earned the right to vote nearly 100 years ago, on August 18, 1920.

Next week, the Maryland Historical Society (MdHS), will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment with a free virtual program, “Unlocking the Exhibition: The Women in Forgotten Fight,” on Thursday, August 20 from 12-1 p.m.

Building a civic life in the time of Trump

Eric Liu Headshot
Liu is the featured speaker at Leadership Howard County Big Event

We know our politics are broken.

We yell at each other on Twitter and trade dark secrets culled from shadowy corners of the web. We live in different realities from each other. The world some of us see on the screen of Fox News is nothing like the world others of us live in daily on MSNBC.

The problems of our polarization and fear have been well-diagnosed. So where are the solutions? Eric Liu has a few.

Eat Local during Baltimore Restaurant Week – Now through Aug 2


Baltimore is a delicious city and a pandemic can’t hold us back from celebrating food and eating local. From July 24 – August 2, enjoy 10 days of outdoor dining and takeout deals with Baltimore Restaurant Week. Restaurant Week may be a little different this year as each establishment handles social distancing unique to their business model, but it will be just as tasty. Check out the 60+ amazing restaurants offering outdoor dining and takeout deals!

Sales, Steals and Deals at The Shops at Kenilworth – 7/23 – 7/26


From Thursday, July 23 – Sunday, July 26, join the Shops at Kenilworth for Sales, Steals and Deals. Take advantage of this summer sidewalk sale while you discover Towson’s favorite spot for shopping. With up to 75% off at participating stores, enjoy four days of great savings.

Bluegrass Sunset at Star Bright Farm – Saturday, July 25


Enjoy an evening of bluegrass and beautiful skies with Star Bright Farm. On Saturday, July 25, from 5pm – 9pm, celebrate summer with live music, food and drinks and some great summer gifts at the farm market. Tickets are $15 (12+ and older) and available to purchase by visiting A perfect midsummer’s night dream!