Community Calendar

Wednesday, November 6
Mother Goose Baby Steps: Wednesdays,11:30 a.m. Interactive nursery rhyming with music and movement. Patterson Park Branch, Pratt Library, 158 N. Linwood Ave. Info: 410-396-0983.
Bilingual Community Yoga: Wednesdays, 7:30-9 p.m. at the Virginia Baker Rec Center, Patterson Park. Info: 410-396-9156.
Preschool Leaps: Wednesdays, 11 a.m. Stories, songs, and fun for preschoolers. Southeast Anchor Library, 3601 Eastern Ave. Info: 410-396-1580.
Boot Camp: Work out Monday and Wednesday mornings, 6-7 a.m., with ACE-certified personal trainer Jeff Morton. Drop-in cost is $15; pay in advance for $10. Patterson Park Youth Sports and Education Center, near Utz Twardowicz Field. Info: or 410-878-0563.

Thursday, November 7
Ham and Oyster Dinner: The Patapsco United Methodist Church, 7800 Wise Ave., Dundalk, is holding a family-style, all-you-can-eat ham and oyster dinner on, Nov. 7, 12-6 p.m. Adults $18, seniors $15, children 6-12, $10, under 6 free. Carryout available for $15. Handicapped accessible. Info: 410-288-5488.
Living with Lung Cancer: Johns Hopkins Bayview is hosting a discussion aimed at people living with lung cancer and their family members on Nov. 7, 6 p.m., at the Asthma and Allergy Center Auditorium, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Cir., Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Beginning with dinner at 6 p.m., the event includes a program at 6:30 p.m. led by Dr. Phillip Dennis, director of the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center. Topics will include what’s new in treatment and research.Free to people living with lung cancer, their family members, and at-risk persons. Info: 410-955-LUNG (5864) and at

Friday, November 8
Family Fun Bingo: United Evangelical Church, 3200 Dillon St.Doors open at 5 p.m. on Nov. 8. Bingo starts promptly at 6 p.m. Food will be available for purchase. Twenty games for $10 – plus five quickie games for an additional $5. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Canton Food Bank and get a ticket for a chance at a special prize.

Saturday, November 9
Kerplunk!: Free art activities for kids, every Saturday through Dec. 7. Noon-3 p.m. No reservations or registration necessary. Youth must be accompanied by an adult. Creative Alliance at the Patterson, 3134 Eastern Ave. 410-276-1651.
Highlandtown’s Basement Bar Tour: Nov. 9 from 2-6 p.m. Come see how Highlandtown entertains. Begin your tour with a check-in at the Laughing Pint at 2 p.m. Cost is $20; tour is for 21 and over only.  Make your way through six homes, stopping at some of the newest shops/galleries along the way. Wrap up with a closing reception at DiPasquale’s. The tour is hosted by Highlandtown Community Association, DiPasquale’s, and the Laughing Pint.
Fell’s Point Farmers’ Market: The market is held on Saturdays, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., on Broadway Square. Music, food, farms, and fun.
Dundalk Village Farmers Market: Saturdays, June 8-Nov.16, 6 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Shipping Place at Dunmanway (park behind Dundalk Post Office), 45 Shipping Pl. Info: 410-282-2540.

Sunday, November 10
Street Tree Planting in Butcher’s Hill with TreeBaltimore: Meet at 9 a.m. at 30 N. Chester St. Contact Andrew Crummey at for more details and to register.
Landmark Sunday, Messiah on the Square: Celebrate the city landmark designation of Messiah lutheran Church on Nov. 10, which is also the congregation’s 124th anniversary. Worship is at 10:30 a.m. and a reception follows. The church is located at 1025 S. Potomac St at the eastern end of O’Donnell Square.

Monday, November 11
Patterson Place Meeting: The Patterson Place Association will meet on Monday, Nov. 11  at 7 p.m. at the “White House” in Patterson Park. Info: 410-276-3766.

Tuesday, November 12
Meet the Author: Join local author Kevin Wayne Johnson as he discusses and signs copies of his best-selling “Give God the Glory!” series of books and devotionals, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 6:30 p.m. Johnson, winner of 18 literary awards since 2001, is the featured author at the “Meet the Author” event at the Orleans Branch of the Enoch Pratt Free Library, 1303 Orleans St. The event is free; refreshments will be served. Info and registration: 410-396-0970.

Wednesday, November 13
Anxiety-free Kids: Dr. Bonnie Zucker, noted child psychologist, will be speaking on raising anxiety-free kids at the New Century School, 724 S. Ann St., from 9-10:15 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13. Zucker is the author of “Anxiety-Free Kids: An Interactive Guide for Parents and Children,” as well as “Take Control of OCD: The Ultimate Guide for Kids with OCD,” a self-help book for children and teens with obsessive-compulsive disorder. Fee is $10. RSVP: office/

Save the Date:
Nov. 14, Rescheduled Public Meeting on Harbor Point Development: Baltimore City Councilman Jim Kraft has rescheduled the presentation by the Beatty Development Group on the Harbor Point development plan that was postponed due to the federal government shutdown. As previously planned, the presentation will outline the environmental remedy that was selected by government agencies in 1992. Representatives from Honeywell, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) will also be on hand to answer questions after the presentation. All interested parties are encouraged to attend. The meeting will be held on Thursday, Nov.14 from 7-9 p.m. in the Morgan Stanley building at 1300 Thames St.For questions, contact the Office of Councilman Jim Kraft at or at 410-396-4821.

Community Notebook:
Patterson High School Classes 1972-1973 40th Reunion: The reunion will be held Nov.16, from 7-11 p.m. at 1010 Oldham St. (the old UAW Hall). Tickets are $45. Please contact Charmaine at 410-967-3873 or char.gdza@gmail, or Debbie Bading Keiter at 410-282-7490 or
Monday and Wednesday Drop-In Boot Camp: Patterson Park Youth Sports & Education Center offers boot camp for adults on Monday and Wednesday mornings from 6-7 a.m. Work out with ACE-certified personal trainer Jeff Morton of Let’s Go Fitness. Drop-in cost: $15 per session. Info: or call 410-878-0563.
After-school Programming: Patterson Park Youth Sports & Education Center is enrolling students in grades 6, 7, and 8 for after-school programming, Monday-Friday from 3-6 p.m. Homework assistance provided daily. Info: 410-878-0563 or email to sign up today.
Free Adult Education Classes at Patterson Park Public Charter School: Beginner Spanish Mon/Wed; Intermediate Spanish Tues/Thurs; Computer Literacy Mon/Wed; Pre-GED Tues/Thurs. All classes are free and open to the community and are held at PPPCS at 27 N. Lakewood Ave. Classes start the week of Sept. 23 and run from 5:30-8:30 p.m.  Classes will run until the end of the year, and a new semester will start in January. Please pre-register at or by phone. Info: Melissa Logan, 410-558-1230 ext 327, or
Free Program for 2-year-olds: United Evangelical Church, at 3200 Dillon St., is offering a program for 2-year-olds and parents. Info: Concetta Clark at 410-995-0118.
Volunteer With Audubon: Time to spare? Audubon would love your help making environmental education programs in Patterson Park successful. Please contact Kate Creamer, volunteer coordinator, at 443-623-0717.
Open House: St. Casimir Catholic School, 1035 S. Kenwood Ave., is hosting an Open House for prospective parents on Nov. 20  from 9 to 11 a.m. Info: 410-342-2681 or visit the website at

Email your events to Danielle Sweeney, Events are due by noon on the Friday prior to publication.

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