THURSDAY, APRIL 21
Public Safety Forum: 7 p.m., Greektown Square and Event Center, 700 Quail St. Mayor Rawlings-Blake and Commissioner Davis will discuss public safety and address neighborhood concerns.
Are You Smarter than a BCP 5th Grader: 6:15 p.m.-8:30 p.m. City Springs Elementary, 100 S. Caroline St. Baltimore Curriculum students wil test their smarts against grown-ups like Delegate Brook Lierman, Philadelphia Eagles defensive end Victor Abiamiri, and Fox 45’s Traffic Jam Jimmy in this annual fundraiser. There will be live music and dinner from Mama’s On The Half Shell and Nacho Mama’s. Tickets $100 per person. www.baltimorecp.org.
B’More Shorts: 7:30 p.m., Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave. A night of short films highlighting the best of Baltimore filmmaking.
Buena Casa, Buena Brasa: Todos los jueves. Canciones, rimas, cuentos, y juegos, para los niños (0-3 años) y los padres o cuidadores. 11 a.m. at the Southeast Anchor Branch, Enoch Pratt Library, 3601 Eastern Ave. Info: 410-396-1580.
FRIDAY, APRIL 22
Free Recycling Bins: 12-4 p.m. O’Donnell Square. The Canton Community Association will be offering free recycling bins to residents. First come, first serve.
Tiny Tots in Patterson Park: 10:30-11:30 a.m., meets at picnic tables on the northeastern shore of the Boat Lake. $5 donation is suggested per child. Presented by the Audubon Center. Info: 410-558-2473.
SATURDAY, APRIL 23
Mayor’s Spring Cleanup: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. All over Baltimore. Beautify your block and alleys with your neighbors with a city-wide cleaning event. Tools and supplies will be available at Library Square, 3801 E. Pratt St., and 2924 E. Baltimore St.
Kerplunk! Family Art Drop-In: An all ages events where children are encouraged to explore the art exhibit and delve into their own creativity with help from the art supplies around the building. Saturday, 12-3 p.m., at the Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave. FREE. Info: www.creativealliance.org/events/2015/kerplunk-free-family-art-drop.
SUNDAY, APRIL 24
Highlandtown Wine Festival: Conkling and Claremont St. Enjoy wine tastings, live music, games, craft vendors, and plenty of food at the 13th year of this tasty Highlandtown tradition. $20 in advance, $25 day of.
Bubbleball Soccer: 3-6 p.m., Patterson Park. A quirky sport where everyone wears giant plastic bubble suits and aims to knock each other over. To register, visit www.bubbleballmd.com/play.
Bingo: 1 p.m. St. Casimir Church Hall, Kolbe Center, 2736 O’Donnell St. $20 per person. Proceeds benefit the school’s scholarship fund. Call Marlene for reservations: 410-477-2959.
TUESDAY, APRIL 26
Primary Election Day: 7 a.m.-8 p.m. All over Baltimore. Get out there and vote! This election will bring about one of the biggest changes within our city government so let your voice be heard. Go to page 9 for more information on candidates and polling places.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27
Greater Greektown Neighborhood Alliance Association Meeting: 7 p.m. United Evangelical Church, 3200 Dillon St.
Mother Goose Baby Steps: Mondays, 11 a.m. An interactive nursery rhyme program with music and movement. For children up to 36 months of age with their caregivers. Southeast Anchor Branch, Enoch Pratt Library, 3601 Eastern Ave. Info: 410-396-1580.
Dia del Nino 2016: April 30, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Patterson Park Pagoda Hill. A Kids’ Dat of free activities, performances, crafts, and pinatas. All activities and admission is free.
WTMD First Thursday Concert: May 5, music starts at 6:30 p.m. Canton Waterfront Park. The concert series kicks off with performances from Ra Ra Riot, Hey Marseilles, Moreland, and Arbuckle. Admission is free.
Canton Food Truck Rally: May 14, 5 p.m.-10 p.m. St. Brigid’s Catholic Church, 900 S. East Ave. Nosh on some specials from local food truck, bet on some game wheels, dance to music, and imbibe some beer and wine at this fundraiser for St. Brigid’s. $2 per person.