Government Meetings and Activist, Social Justice Events—9/4-9/11

Wednesday, September 4.

Community Conversations with Health Commissioner Dzirasa: Join Dr. Letitia Dzirasa, Health Commissioner, in a community conversation about health issues in Baltimore City. 6-8 p.m., Henderson Hopkins Partnership School, 2100 Ashland Ave.

Design Conversation #100: Schools That Build Community: The firms designing three Baltimore City schools under the 21st Century Schools program share lessons learned. 6-8 p.m., Motor House, 120 W. North Ave.

Glenham-Belhar Community Association Meeting: September meeting. 7-8 p.m., City Neighbors High School, 5609 Sefton Ave.

Writers for Migrant Justice: Writers for Migrant Justice is a nationally-coordinated effort to host literary readings in nearly 40 cities across the country to raise funds for Immigrant Families Together in supporting detained migrants. 7-9 p.m., Press Press, 427 N. Eutaw St.

Thursday, September 5.

Youth Against Oppression Movie Night: Youth Against Oppression is a youth-led advocacy program of dedicated to creating affirming space, fighting oppression and supporting the personal development of sexual and gender minority youth. 4:30-6:30 p.m., GLCCB, 2530 N. Charles St.

Green Stoop Challenge Happy Hour with Waterfront Partnership: Join Leanna Wetmore, Community Coordinator with the Waterfront Partnership and Maryland Master Gardener, to learn the steps to transform your near-by tree pit into a community asset. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Ave.

Baltimore Peoples Climate Movement General Body Meeting: What Do We Want to Build Towards Next?: Come together with Baltimore Peoples Climate Movement as we recap past events and brainstorm what the movement would like to build towards next. 6-8 p.m., Amazing Grace Lutheran Church, 2424 McElderry St.

Council President’s Legislative Town Hall: Baltimore City Council President Brandon Scott wants your feedback on the City Council’s priorities through 2020 and to hear your ideas. 6:30-8 p.m., Jewish Community Center, 5700 Park Heights Ave.

Friday, September 6.

Community Greening DAYS: Gather with residents, businesses, neighborhood organizations and students from MICA and UB who are committed to the continued greening of the district. Sept. 6-7, Midtown Baltimore, 1120 N. Charles St.

Lisa Fithian Presents “Shut It Down”: Lisa Fithian’s work as an advocate for civil disobedience and nonviolent direct action has put her on the frontlines of change. 7-10 p.m., Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse, 1225 Cathedral St. 

Saturday, September 7.

Dell Cleanup: Help keep the Wyman Park Dell clean. 10 a.m. – Noon. Wyman Park Dell, 3000 N. Charles St.

FamFest 2019: Annual family festival and walk. 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Lake Montebello, 2030 E. 32nd St.

September Community Mission: Pray, preach, love, and continue the work in transforming a vacant lot into a Haven of Hope Community Garden. 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Haven of Hope Community Garden, 2324 E. North Ave.

Picket Line at Marriott Waterfront Baltimore: The Marriott labor dispute continues. 4:30-6 p.m., Baltimore Marriott Waterfront, 700 Aliceanna St.

Sunday, September 8.

Season of Service: Volunteering at Real Food Farm: Repair the World Baltimore is participating in Jewish Volunteer Connection’s inaugural “Season of Service: A Farm to Table Volunteer Experience” by planting, weeding, harvesting, and more at Real Food Farm. 10 a.m. – Noon, Real Food Farm, 2801 Saint Lo Dr.

Baltimore Community Training: Free community direct action training, hosted by BlackOUT Collective and Black Leaders Organizing for Change. Noon-8 p.m., 2239 Kirk Ave.

Monday, September 9.

2019 Transportation Summit: Join the Greater Baltimore Committee for a conversation on transportation infrastructure needs and funding, and a new regional transportation plan. 8-9:30 p.m., Baltimore Marriott Inner Harbor Camden Yards Hotel, 110 Eutaw St.

Tuesday, September 10.

Baltimore City Schools Board of Commissioners Meeting: Meetings are held at the district administrative office and are broadcast live on Education Channel 77 and online, unless otherwise noted. 5 p.m. Baltimore City Schools District Administration Office, 200 E. North Ave.

BAF Taco or Beer Challenge Event: Taco or Beer Challenge to help raise funds for the Baltimore Abortion Fund and raise awareness of our organization. 5-9 p.m., Clavel, 225 W. 23rd St. 

Perkins Homes Community Meeting: Meeting held by Housing Authority of Baltimore City. 6-8 p.m., Perkins Homes, 1411 Gough St.

No Boundaries Coalition Membership Meeting: If you would like to learn more about No Boundaries Coalition or if you are an existing member who would like to stay plugged in, this is the meeting for you. 6-8 p.m., St. Peter Claver Church, 1526 N. Freemont Ave.

Wednesday, September 11.

Board of Estimates Meeting: Council President Brandon Scott will chair a meeting of the Board of Estimates. 9 a.m., Baltimore City Hall, 100 Holliday St.

Annual Emergency Prepare-A-Thon: Learn what to do to stay safe. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., The Northeast Market, 2101 Monument St.

Public Safety Committee Meeting: The Public Safety Committee of the Mayor’s LGBTQ Commission. Current and prospective members welcome. 6:30-8 p.m., Baltimore City Hall, 100 Holliday St.