Community Calendar: January 2 – January 8, 2013

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Wednesday, January 2
Butchers Hill Association: The first meeting of the year is on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 7 p.m., St. Andrews Church at Lombard and Chester. Annual dues, $10, must be paid by those who wish to vote on officers for 2013.
Lunchtime Runs: Meet at World Trade Center, Inner Harbor, by Charm City Run. Info: 410-645-8266.
Bilingual Community Yoga: Wednesdays, 7:30-9 p.m. at the VIrginia Baker Rec Center, Patterson Park. Info: 410-396-9156.
New Years Reading Resolution: Ring in 2013 with a reading resolution, Wednesday, Jan. 2, Southeast Anchor Library, 3601 Eastern Ave. Info: 410-396-1580.

Thursday, January 3
Science Thursdays: Explore science with a different project or experiment every Thursday, 4 p.m., Southeast Anchor Library, 3601 Eastern Ave. Info: 410-396-1580.

Friday, January 4
Explore the Night Sky: Free, 7-10 p.m., Maryland Science Center. Call 410-545-2999 for weather availability.
Live Music at the Market: Every Friday and Saturday, noon, at Lexington Market. Info: 410-685-6169.

Saturday, January 5
Bromo Seltzer Arts Tower Open House: Saturday, Jan. 5, 1-5 p.m., 21 S. Eutaw St. Free. Info: 410-752-8632.
The Pirates: Band of Misfits: Check out this Free Family Flick at the Southeast Anchor Library, 3601 Eastern Ave., Saturday, Jan. 5, 11 a.m. Info: 410-396-1580.
Saturday Storytime: Family stories involving movement, Saturday, Jan. 5, 3 p.m., Southeast Anchor Library, 3601 Eastern Ave. Info: 410-396-1580.
Family Skating: Saturdays 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at the Family Skating Center, Patterson Park. Also Tuesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Info: 410-396-9392.

Monday, January 7
Let It Snow: Make a snowflake. Monday, January 7, 3:30 p.m. Patterson Park Branch, Pratt Library, 158 N. Linwood Ave. Info: 410-396-0983.

Tuesday, January 8
Bridal Show: The Baltimore Museum of Industry is having its annual bridal show, with vendors in the wedding industry to help you plan your big day. Vendors include photographers, tent rentals, cosmetics, catering, entertainment, and more. Free admission. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Museum of Industry, 1415 Key Highway. Info: 410-727-4808 X119 or

Wednesday, January 9
Fell’s Prospect Community Association Meeting: The association meets at 7:30 p.m. at Cristo Rey High School, 420 S. Chester St.
Adventures in Engineering: If you build it, fun will come. Wednesday, January 9, 4 p.m., Southeast Anchor Library, 3601 Eastern Ave. Info: 410-396-1580.

Save the Date
Jan. 10 Hampstead Hill Association Meeting: The meetings begin at 6 p.m. in the library (now located on the first floor) of the Hampstead Hill Academy, located at Linwood and Eastern avenues. A representative from the City’s Office of Recycling will speak at the meeting.
Jan. 13 Dinner and Dance: St. Casimir’s Church in Canton is holding a dinner and dance at the  Sunday, January 13, from 1-6 p.m. at the Kolbe Center, 2736 O’Donnell St. Hot meal, music by Joy, and “all the trimmings.” $25. Info and tickets: Bernadine Kordaz 410-675-0415.
Jan. 16 Parking Hearing: The RPP and Area 43 Work Group and possible vote has been rescheduled for Jan. 16 at 1:15 p.m. at City Hall.  This is the Work Session for: Bill 12-0125 (which addresses RPP Area 43, including whether it should be approved, discontinued, and/or extended) and Bill 12-0102 (which rewrites the Residential Permit Parking Area statute).
Muralists Wanted: The S. Durham St. Billie Holliday Project is seeking muralists to design and paint on one of the five walls of buildings on the 200 block of S. Durham St. Billie Holliday grew up here; murals should tie into her life, music, and lyrics. The Billie Holliday Project is a community arts project dedicated to building connections on the street and improving the appearance of the block. “We are really hoping to transform this block and highlight the historical connection with Billie Holliday,” says project leader Steve Schwei. Proposals are due Jan. 10 at 5 p.m. Complete requirements can be obtained through Schwei at 262-784-4022, or
Lights! Camera! Action!: The Baltimore Film Office at the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts is now accepting entries for the eighth annual Baltimore Screenwriters Competition. Winners receive cash prizes, all-access passes to the 2013 Maryland Film Festival, and passes to local movie theaters. Eligible screenplays are given valuable coverage and critique. The deadline for submission is January 30, 2013. An application form is online at

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