Community Calendar

✦ Little Italy
Festival of St. Gabriele: August 17 and 18, noon-8 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m.–7 p.m. Sunday, along Stiles and Exeter streets. Food, games and a bocce tournament. Guide photographer Tom Scilipoti will be showing his work in the basement of St. Leo’s Church. Contact parish office with questions: 410-675-7275.

✦ Canton
Target Job Fair: Target will hold a job fair to fill 200 positions at its new Canton Crossing location. The fair will take place at the Best Western at 5625 O’Donnell St. from 11 a.m.–7 p.m. on Aug. 15 and 16, and 9 a.m.–5 p.m. on Aug. 17.

✦ Patterson Park
Concert in the Park: The All Mighty Senators play in Patterson Park on Sunday, August 18, at Pagoda Hill, near the marble fountain. The free show begins at 6:30 p.m

Wednesday, August  14
Drop-in Crafternoons at Threadquarters: Drop-in fiber skills and crafts from 1-2:30 p.m. on Aug. 14 for summertime fun. The cost is $8 per child, age 6 and over, or under 6 with a parent. 518 S. Conkling St. Free parking in rear. Info: 443-759-9627.
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.
Films on the Pier: Showing new releases at dusk at the end of Broadway in Fell’s Point on Wednesdays in August, starting at 8:45 p.m. Bring your own chair.

Thursday, August 15
Aug. 15-17, Target Job Fair: Target will hold a job fair to fill 200 positions at its new Canton Crossing location. The fair will take place at the Best Western at 5625 O’Donnell St. from 11 a.m.–7 p.m. on Aug. 15 and 16, and 9 a.m.–5 p.m. on Aug. 17.
Highlandtown Farmers’ Market: The market is inside the grass lot of the Abbott Memorial Church at Bank St. and Highland Ave. Thursday, July 4, 4-8 p.m., and all Thursdays through Oct. 31.
Can Company Music Series: Free live music, every Thursday through Aug. 29, at the Can Company, 2400 Boston St.

Friday, August 16
Little Italy Open Air Film Festival: Held at the corner of High and Stiles streets. Because of its length, this film, “La Dolce Vita,” begins at 8:30 p.m. Food from Little Italy restaurants will be for sale. Info: www.littleitalymd.com/Cinema_al_Fresco.htm.
Aug. 15-17, Target Job Fair: Target will hold a job fair to fill 200 positions at its new Canton Crossing location.  The fair will take place at the Best Western at 5625 O’Donnell St. from 11 a.m.–7 p.m. on Aug. 15 and 16, and 9 a.m.–5 p.m. on Aug. 17.

Saturday, Aug 17
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.
St. Gabriele Festival: August 17 and 18. Noon-8 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m.–7 p.m. Sunday., along Stiles and Exeter streets. Food, games and a bocce tournament. Guide photographer Tom Scilipoti will be showing his work in the basement of St. Leo’s Church. Contact parish office with questions: 410-675-7275.
Free Youth Soccer Club: For ages 6-14, the club runs four consecutive Saturday mornings from 9-10:30 a.m., through Aug. 17, at Patterson Park Youth Sports & Education Center. All levels are welcome. Registration is ongoing. Stop by the center located at 200 S. Linwood Ave. to fill out a registration form or call 410-878-0563, or email at pattersonparkinfo@gmail.com for more information.
Free Youth Flag Football Club: For ages 6-14, the club runs four consecutive Saturday mornings from 9-10:30 a.m., through Aug. 17, at Patterson Park Youth Sports & Education Center. All levels are welcome. Registration is ongoing. Stop by the center located at 200 S. Linwood Ave. to fill out a registration form or call 410-878-0563, or email at pattersonparkinfo@gmail.com for more information.
Art Cart Workshop: Build an Art Cart for the derby on Sept. 21. The Loading Dock will provide the materials and expertise. The workshop location is The Loading Dock, at 2 N. Kresson St. RSVP: Katiegarber@loadingdock.org, 410-558-3625.
Community Garden Volunteer Day at FAST: The Friendship Academy of Science and Technology, at 801 Highland Ave., is hosting a volunteer day on Aug. 17, from 8 a.m.–noon., at the garden, along Fait Ave., behind the school.
Aug. 15-17, Target Job Fair: Target will hold a job fair to fill 200 positions at its new Canton Crossing location. The fair will take place at the Best Western at 5625 O’Donnell St. from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m. on Aug. 15 and 16, and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Aug. 17.
Farmstand at FutureCare: Farmstand Saturdays are held at FutureCare at 1300 S. Ellwood Ave. from 9 a.m.–noon.

Sunday, August 18
Concert in the Park: The All Mighty Senators play in Patterson Park at Pagoda Hill, near the marble fountain. The free show begins at 6:30 p.m.
Native American Gospel Music is Alive in Baltimore City: The South Broadway Baptist Church, at 211 S. Broadway, will host a gospel music event, including panel discussions, at 3 p.m. on Aug. 18.
St. Gabriele Festival: August 17 and 18. Noon-8 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m.–7 p.m. Sunday., along Stiles and Exeter streets. Food, games and a bocce tournament. Guide photographer Tom Scilipoti will be showing his work in the basement of St. Leo’s Church. Contact parish office with questions: 410-675-7275.

Monday, August 19
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.
Waterfront Movie Night at Harbor East: Each $20 ticket includes light appetizers and a drink (beer or house wine) at TEN TEN (1010 Fleet St.) plus a movie ticket to Landmark Theatres for a movie of your choice. Info: Beth@WaterfrontPartnership.org.
Drop-in Crafternoons at Threadquarters: Drop-in fiber skills and crafts from 1-2:30 p.m. on Aug. 19 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, August 20
Farmstand at FutureCare: Farmstand Tuesdays are held at FutureCare at 1300 S. Ellwood Ave. on Tuesdays from 2:30-6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, August 21
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.

Save the Date:
Aug. 23, Little Italy Open Air Film Festival: Held at the corner of High and Stiles streets. Because of its length, this film, “The Godfather II,” begins at 8:30 p.m. Food from Little Italy restaurants will be for sale. Info: www.littleitalymd.com/Cinema_al_Fresco.htm.
Aug. 26, Councilman Kraft’s Forum with BGE: The forum will address recent power outages and solutions for improving reliability and provide an overview of future infrastructure plans, service offerings, and answer any other BGE-related questions.  The first hour of the meeting, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., will address customers affected by last month’s extended outages in Butcher’s Hill, Upper Fells Point, and Canton. At 7:30 p.m., the meeting will be open to all customers in the first district. Attendees will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with BGE representatives. Info: 410-396-4821.
Sept. 11, Fell’s Prospect Community Association Meeting: The meeting will be held at 7:30 p.m. at 420 S. Chester St.

Community Notebook:
All in the Timing: “All in the Timing” is directed by Anne Shoemaker, who directed last summer’s “Following Sarah,” by Rich Espey, first place winner in the XXXI Season Baltimore Playwrights Festival, debuts at the Fell’s Point Corner Theater. The show will run through Sept. 1. Check web site for dates and times.  Info: www.fpct.org
Art Cart Workshops: Construct an art cart for the All Ages Art Cart Derby on September 21. Workshops will be held: Aug. 17, 24, and Sept. 7. Bring your design, and Communities for All Ages will provide the lumber with a $25 Loading Dock credit for additional materials. This is a Communities for All Ages program of the Creative Alliance, the Southeast CDC, and Banner Neighborhoods, funded by Baltimore Community Foundation. The workshop location is The Loading Dock, at 2 N. Kresson St. 410-558-3625. R.S.V.P. to Katiegarber@loadingdock.org.
Archdiocese Hosts Tour: The parishes of the Harbor East Cluster are hosting  a tour of their churches titled “Our House is Your House – Getting to Know You, Get to Know Us.”   All churches are located in the vicinity of Fells Point, Canton,  Highlandtown, and Little Italy.  The tour takes place on September 14, at 9 a.m.  There will a 45-minute presentation at each church, which will include its history, mission, and heritage. For bus reservation or more information, contact Lisa Portera at saintleos@msn.com or call 410-675-7275.
Patterson High School Classes 1972-1973 40th Reunion: The reunion will be held November 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 debphil311@aol.com.
“Moving Money for Better”: New works by artist Chad Erpelding specifically designed for Pinebox Art Center and Baltimore.  Pinebox is located at 101 N. Haven St.
Steven Scott Gallery: Through Sept. 28, “Regarding Nature,”: 25th Anniversary Summer Group Exhibition featuring Robert Andriulli, Gary Bukovnik, Kristin Helberg, Sheep Jones, Amy Lamb, Kathryn O’Grady, Katja Oxman, and Tracie Taylor. 808 South Ann St. Info: 410-902-9300 or www.stevenscottgallery.com.
FAST Needs Bottles for its Garden: Friendship Academy of Science and Technology needs bottles (clear, green, or blue, wine and liquor) rinsed out with the labels removed for a fence for the community garden. Drop off bottles between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. at 801 S. Highland Ave.
St. Casimir School Openings: The school, at 1035 S. Kenwood Ave. in Canton, has a limited number of openings for the upcoming school year. St. Casimir serves students of all faiths in grades Pre-K3 through grade 8. All new students must be registered by Friday, August 23. To arrange a school tour, call 410-342-2681, or visit  www.stcasimirschool.us.
Czech and Slovak Language Classes: The Czech and Slovak Heritage Association is now accepting registrations for language and culture classes. Children’s classes begin September 6, at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen, 5200 N. Charles Street in Baltimore City. Adult classes begin  September 7, at the R.W. Gribbin Center, 9317 Belair Rd., in Perry Hall.Call 443 791 8427 or email marketa.traband@gmail.com for children’s classes. For adult classes, call 4102431710 or e-mailLHybl@verizon.net. See also www.czslha.org.
Free Program for 2-year-olds: United Evangelical Church, at 3200 Dillon St., is offering a program for two-year-olds and parents together. Info: Concetta Clark at 410-995-0118.
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.
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.

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