Government Meetings and Activist, Social Justice Events—9/11-9/18

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.

Thursday, September 12.

BIPOC Birthworker Skill Share: A gathering for Black, Indigenous, ersons of color who are birth workers, health and wellness practitioners, and birth and reproductive justice advocates. 6-8 p.m., The Bloom Collective, 2000 Greenmount Ave.

Friday, September 13.

Annual Emergency Prepare-A-Thon: Learn what to do to stay safe. 10 a.m., 2 p.m., Pleasant View Gardens Community Center, 201 N. Aisquith St.

Baltimore Racial Justice Action: A Dialogue on Reparations: Learn more about what it means to want reparations. 6:30-8:30 p.m., Morgan State University Student Center, 1700 E. Cold Spring Lane.

LGBTQ+/Allies Dance Party at the GOP House Retreat: LGBTQ+ community dance party protest. 7-10 p.m., Corner of East Falls Ave and Aliceanna in Harbor East.

Saturday, September 14.

Druid Hill Park Beautification and Districts 7/11 Cleanup: Help clean up Druid Hill Park and the Druid Heights Neighborhood. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., Druid Hill Park, 900 Druid Park Lake DriveMaggie Quille Community Center, 2140 McCulloh St.

Worker Co-op Jumpstart: A day-long series of workshops focused on establishing and running worker cooperatives. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Impact Hub Baltimore, 10 E. North Ave.

Habitat Chesapeake Open House: Tour two newly renovated homes in Sandtown-Winchester. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., 1551 N. Fulton Ave.

We Are Baltimore Rally: Hear from representatives from NAACP Baltimore, CASA, Marylanders to Prevent Gun Violence, and more. 10:30 a.m. – noon, National Katyn Memorial.

Central Library Grand Reopening: Celebrate the Central Library grand reopening with a block party and open house. 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Enoch Pratt Free Library, 400 Cathedral St.

Meet Me In the Middle: The group will hold yearly elections and issue a survey. 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Communities United, 2221 Maryland Ave.

Volunteer with Moveable Feast: The mission of Moveable Feast is to foster a community that cares for men, women, and children living with HIV/AIDS, cancer, and other life-threatening illnesses by preparing and delivering nutritious meals and groceries and providing nutritional counseling and other services. Noon-3 p.m., Moveable Feast, 901 N. Milton Ave.

Art Law Clinic: Open call for artists to have legal questions and concerns addressed. 1-4 p.m., Motor House, 120 W. North Ave., $5.

Environment/Climate Change Light Projections: Group will install light projections related to the environment and climate change. 7-9 p.m., 720 Fleet St.

Sunday, September 15.

1619: A Community Conversation: A Sunday afternoon brunch and conversation about the New York Times’ 1619 project and the legacy of slavery here in Baltimore. Noon, Memorial Episcopal Church, 1407 Bolton St.

Memorial Ride for Wayne Richardson: Remember Wayne Richardson, a cyclist who was struck by a car and killed. Noon-1:30 p.m., Washington Monument, 699 Washington Place.

Monday, September 16.

Baltimore City Council Public Safety Committee Meeting: Meeting for the purpose of requiring the Baltimore City Department of Law to post on its website certain claims against Baltimore City regarding police misconduct and unlawful discrimination. 5 p.m., Baltimore City Hall, 100 N. Holliday St.

Citywide Back to School Night: City Schools will be celebrating the new school year with a back-to-school event for the whole district. 6-8 p.m., Maryland Science Center, 601 Light St.

Highlandtown Community Association September Meeting: The community association works towards improving the Highlandtown community by working with area residents, property owners, business owners, and government officials. 7-9 p.m., Salem-Baltimore Hispanic United Methodist Church, 3403 Gough St.

Tuesday, September 17.

Baltimore Fair Election Fund Public Hearing: The Judiciary Committee is holding the hearing on CB19-0403, which would finalize the details of the Baltimore Fair Election Fund. The hearing is open to the public. 10 a.m. – noon, Baltimore City Hall, 100 Holliday St.

Housing Authority of Baltimore City Board of Commissioner Meeting: Monthly meeting. 4-6 p.m., Pleasant View Gardens, 201 N. Aisquith St.

Census Community Grants Infosession: Baltimore is funding community-level Census outreach and technology to enable community members to complete the first-ever online Census. 6:30-8 p.m., Avenue Engagement Center, 1801 Pennsylvania Ave.

Wednesday, September 18.

Community Health and Resource Fair: Training opportunities, medical screenings, and more. 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Pleasant View Gardens, 201 North Aisquith St.

Community Conversation with Dr. Dzirasa: An opportunity for Health Commissioner Letitia Dzirasa and other Health Department senior leadership to hear directly from city residents about the state of health in our city and to help shape the department’s priorities moving ahead. 6-8 p.m., Zeta Center, 4501 Reisterstown Rd.

Upper Eutaw Madison Neighborhood Association Meeting: General meeting. All Reservoir Hill neighbors welcome. 6:30-7 p.m., Riviera Apartments, 901 Druid Park Lake Drive.

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