The iconic holiday lighting of the George Washington Monument is back.
Join St. Paul’s School for Girls for the annual Holiday Bazaar on Friday, 12/1/17 from 12:00-5:00 p.m.
The Institute for Integrative Health’s new pop-up market and wellness expo, on Saturday, November 18, is the perfect place to begin your season of gratitude and joy. Proceeds benefit our community programs.
Just in time for Baltimore’s first freeze of the season, ice skating is back in the Inner Harbor.
Park School Parents’ Association and Cultural Diversity Film & Discussion Series present a screening of “LANDFILL HARMONIC” Friday, November 10 at 7 p.m.
Presented by the Park School Parents’ Association, the Cultural Diversity Film & Discussion Series has been meeting since 1995. The purpose of the group is to provide a forum for parents, faculty, students, and members of the community to celebrate multiculturalism and to achieve a greater understanding of diversity issues. All events are free and open to the public.
Bob Schindler, the longtime owner of Pinehurst Wine Shoppe, has proposed a 1,400 square foot expansion of his building in North Baltimore to accommodate a new, family-style neighborhood restaurant. Initial concept and plans were introduced at a Bellona-Gittings community association meeting on October 29, where neighborhood reaction was “generally positive,” he says.
Church of the Redeemer Fall Speakers’ Series: Hopkins Prof Lawrence Jackson on African-American Writer Chester Himes
November 8 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
“Scenes from a Hard-boiled Life: Chester B. Himes, a Biography”
Join Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg Professor Lawrence Jackson as he discusses his new biography of Chester Himes. The Wall Street Journal calls Chester B. Himes “Harlem’s greatest crime writer” who endured “traumas and travails that other black novelists only imagined.” The New York Times Book Review says Jackson’s comprehensively researched biography “offers a bracing journey” through an uncompromising life. Don’t miss engaging this provocative figure.
Supper at 6:00 p.m., program at 7:00 p.m.
Sign-up for supper here. Attending the lecture only? Just come! No sign-up needed.