Community Calendar

♦ Highlandtown
Bike Decorating:  Trick out your ride with paint, duct tape, decoupage, and more. Don’t have a bike? Creative Alliance can help. Have an unused bike? Donate it to a worthy youth. Saturday, June 29, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave. Contact andy@creativealliance.org or 410-276-1651.

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♦ Fell’s Point
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.

♦ Patterson Park
Tiny Tots–Terrific Trees: An hour of fun with the youngest nature lovers. This Audubon program is for children aged 2-5, accompanied by an adult. Suggested donation $5. Meet on the northeast side of the Boat Lake at 10 a.m. for this one-hour program. Info: 410-558-2473.

Wednesday, June 26
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.
Drop-in Crafternoons at Threadquarters: Drop in fiber skills and crafts  from 1-2:30 p.m. on June 26 for summertime fun. The cost is $8 per child age six and over, or under six with a parent. 518 S. Conkling St. Free parking in rear. Info: 443-759-9627.

Thursday, June 27
Can You Fix Bikes? Banner Neighborhoods is running a six-week bike program providing free bikes and lessons on bike safety and maintenance to residents–mostly teens–so they can participate in Bikeadelic, the free party and bike parade at the Creative Alliance on July 13. Volunteers who are available from 3-5 or 5-7 p.m. on Thursday can come to Banner Neighborhoods, 2900 E. Fayette St., to help. Banner is also taking donations of fixable bikes. Contact leanna@bannerneighborhoods.org for more info.

Event of the Week: Mural and Cupcakes

Mural and Cupcakes at Hoehn’s: The Southeast CDC is working with artist Michael Owen on a new mural for the side of Hoehn’s Bakery at 400 S. Conkling. This Thursday at 4 p.m. watch Michael paint the new mural and get free tote bags and cupcakes from Hoehn’s (while supplies last).
Buena Casa, Buena Brasa: The popular Mother Goose Baby Steps program in Spanish. Canciones, rimas, cuentos, y juegos, para los ninos (0-3 anos) y los padres o cuidadores. Thursday, 11 a.m. Southeast Anchor Library, 3601 Eastern Ave. Info:410-396-1580.
Free Zumba on Pagoda Hill: Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Info: katie@pattersonpark.com.
Knit and Stitch: Thursday night knit and stitch for ages 13 and up. Bring your latest knitting, crocheting, or needlecraft project. All levels of experience are welcome. North Point Branch of Baltimore County Library, 1716 Merritt Blvd. 410-887-7255 June 27, 6:30 p.m.
Highlandtown Farmers’ Market: The market has moved inside the parking lot of the Abbott Memorial Church at Bank St. and Highland Ave. Thursday, June 27, 4-8 p.m., and all Thursdays through Oct. 31.

Friday, June 28
Boys Basketball 8-12: Mondays and Fridays, 6-8:30 p.m., Virginia Baker Rec Center, Patterson Park. Info:410-396-9156.
Baltimore’s Cycle of Hope and Bike Party: The event begins at the Washington Monument and will have a rest stop at Robert C. Marshall Field at Pennsylvania Ave. and Dolphin St. at 8 p.m. Friday, June 28. It will end at Lexington Market at 9:30 p.m.

Saturday, June 29
Fell’s Point Farmers’ Market: The market will be held on June 29, from 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., on Broadway Square.
Free Youth Sports Clinics: Saturday mornings, for boys and girls ages 7-12, from 9-10:30 a.m. at Patterson Park Youth Sports and Education Center, 200 South Linwood Ave., Utz Twardowicz Field. Register online at www.goo.gl/TwDno, or visit the new center and fill out a registration form. Clinics are ongoing and registration is open. The June 29 and July 6, 13, and 20 clinic sessions will feature baseball and soccer. Info: 410-878-0563.
Bike Decorating Workshops:  Trick out your ride with paint, duct tape, decoupage, and more. Don’t have a bike? Creative Alliance can help. Have an unused bike? Donate it to a worthy youth. June 29, 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave. Contact andy@creativealliance.org or 410-276-1651.
Games for Kids at the BMI: Visit the Baltimore Museum of Industry’s farmers’ market on June 29 for a special day of family-friendly games and crafts: horseshoes, hopscotch, make a pinwheel, make a kite, and more. The pre-July 4 celebration will be held from 9 a.m.–1 p.m. during the farmers’ market. Fruits, vegetables, food, and old-fashioned lemonade and lemon peppermint sticks will be available for purchase. The Museum is located at 1415 Key Highway. Free parking.
Audubon’s Youth Bird Watching: All ages welcome.  Free youth birding on June 29. Meet at the fountain in Patterson Park, 8-9:30 a.m. Info: 410-558-2473
Tiny Tots—Terrific Trees: An hour of fun with the youngest nature lovers. This Audubon program is for children aged 2-5, accompanied by an adult. Suggested donation $5. Meet on the northeast side of the Boat Lake at 10 a.m. for this one-hour program. Info: 410-558-2473.

Sunday, June 30
Spaghetti Dinner and Talent Show: Sunday, June 30, at United Evangelical, 3200 Dillon St. Cost is $10 for adults, kids under 18 are free. Tickets and information are available from Cissy Funk at jakco22@hotmail.com or 443-676-9957.

Monday, July 1
Free One-Day Photography Workshops: Ages 10-14. Learn photography, take creative self portraits, and be part of an exhibit. Presented on July 1 by the Enoch Pratt Free Library and Wide Angle Youth Media. Applications at the Patterson Park library, or www.wideanglemedia.org.
Aviation Speaker Series at Glenn L. Martin: The Glenn L. Martin Maryland Aviation Museum’s free monthly Aviation Speaker Series presents Dr. John Breihan, who will discuss the Martin 202 and 404 passenger airliners. The Martin 202 and the aircraft company’s development of the 404 were an attempt by the Martin company to enter the airliner market with a post-Second World War DC3 replacement. The speaker series is free and is held in the Lockheed Martin auditorium, 2323 Eastern Blvd. at 7 p.m. A photo ID is required for entry. For additional information call 410-682-6122 or visit the museum’s website at www.mdairmuseum.org.
Zumba: Mondays, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Virginia Baker Rec Center, Patterson Park. Seven dollars per class; all levels and drop-ins welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Info: 410-276-3676.
Boys Basketball 8-12: Mondays and Fridays, 6-8:30 p.m., Virginia Baker Rec Center, Patterson Park. Info: 410-396-9156.
Drop-in Crafternoons at Threadquarters: Drop-in fiber skills and crafts from 1-2:30 p.m. on July 1 for summertime fun. The cost is $8 per child age six and over, or under six with a parent. 518 S. Conkling St. Free parking in rear. Info: (443) 759-9627.

Tuesday, July 2
Art on the Walls: Artists’ Reception for Bike Show exhibit at Roman’s Place, 2 S. Decker Ave. Info: 410-342-5226.
Free Concert in Patterson Park: Cold Spring Jazz Quartet, 6:30- 8:30 p.m. Pagoda Hill (enter the park at Lombard and Patterson Park Ave., near the Marble Fountain).

Wednesday, July 3
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.

Thursday, July 4
Fireworks at the Inner Harbor: Fireworks start at 9:30 p.m. Visit Baltimore’s Inner Harbor on Independence Day for live music and a spectacular fireworks show. Visitors can listen to live entertainment from Electric Brigade at the Inner Harbor Amphitheater, located at Pratt and Light streets. At 9:30pm, colorful fireworks ignite the sky above downtown Baltimore during an approximately 18-minute show. The 2013 Fourth of July Celebration is presented by Mayor Rawlings-Blake and produced by the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts.
July 4th Flag Recreation at Fort McHenry: Beginning July 4, the Maryland Historical Society  will be recreating the 30 x 42-foot Star-Spangled Banner flag that inspired the writing of the national anthem. The flag is an authentic reproduction of the original and will take more than 100 volunteer stitchers six weeks to complete. The July 4 start of the project will be heralded with  fanfare at Fort McHenry National Monument, including celebrating the “first stitch,” sewn by a prominent Maryland citizen. Info: 410 685-3750  or lrodini@mdhs.org.

Save the Date:
July 5-July 21, Baltimore Playwrights’ Festival: “The Rainbow Plays,” by Rich Espey. Info: Fell’s Point Corner Theater, 251 South Ann St.; www.fpct.org.
July 5, Little Italy Open Air Film Festival: Held at the corner of High and Stiles streets. Movie begins at 9 p.m. Info: http://www.littleitalymd.com/Cinema_al_Fresco.htm
July 6, Habitat Garden Volunteers: 9-10:30 a.m. Meet at the pollinator garden in Patterson Park. Info: 410-558-2473.
July 13, Crab Feast to Benefit Souteast CDC: All you can eat crabs, beer, and buffet. Tickets: 410-342-3234.

Community Notebook
Volunteer Inspiration Leaders Needed: Interested in sharing your love of a hobby or subject expertise with Patterson Park Public Charter School middle school students? PPPCS is in search of elective partners for the fall 2013 semester. Electives are small mixed-grade (6th-8th), semester-long 45-minute classes offered on Monday afternoons focused on subject matter outside of the regular curriculum. Elective courses run weekly for the duration of the fall semester beginning Monday, September 9, 2013 and ending Monday, January 13, 2014. Some examples of electives offered in the past by volunteer partners are Journalism, Photography, Community Murals, Crafting 101, Cooking, and Archery.Info: PPPCS assistant principal Emily Augustine at Êeaugustine@pppcs.org.
Pinebox Open Call: Submit designs for an art cart, (sponsored by Pinebox Art Center), which will then be raced in the Art Cart Derby in September. A stipend will be awarded.Visit www.pineboxartcenter.com/opportunities for details.
Fort McHenry Boat Tours: Tours on the hour every weekend through September 15. Tickets and departures dockside at Fort McHenry, 2400 E. Fort Ave. Cost: Adults $10, children $5 (ages 3-10). No advance reservations. Info: www.friendsoffortmchenry.org, 410-962-4290 X850.
Volunteer With Audubon: Time to spare? Audubon would love your help making environmental education programs successful. Please contact Kate Creamer, volunteer coordinator at 443-623-0717.
Photography Fundraiser at Laughing Pint: Cheryl Atkins’ photography will be on sale for the month of June at the Laughing Pint, 3531 Gough St., and she is donating the proceeds to Patterson Park Public Charter School. Info: www.laughingpint.com.
State Arts Council Awards: The Maryland State Arts Council’s competitive Individual Artists Award recognizes the value of artists and their work to the cultural vitality of Maryland. Through a partnership with Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, the competitive Individual Artist Award program awards grants of $1,000, $3,000 or $6,000, which are recommended by an out-of-state jury that reviews unanimous submissions solely on the basis of artistic merit. The IAA Program reviews 18 artistic disciplines, which are separated into three competition groups that are awarded once every three years. Info: http://www.msac.org.

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