Government Meetings and Activist, Social Justice Events—11/27-12/4

Wednesday, November 27.

Mayor’s Commission on Disabilities Meeting: The Board of the Mayor’s Commission on Disabilities consists of 23 members as follows: A Mayor’s representative, A representative of the City Council, and 21 members appointed by the mayor. 1 p.m., The League for People with Disabilities, 1111 E. Cold Spring Lane. 

Monthly Meeting: Group seeks to support and promote the Pennsylvania Avenue Branch of the Enoch Pratt Free Library System. 6-7:30 p.m., Enoch Pratt Free Library – Penn North, 1531 W. North Ave.

Thursday, November 28.

Baltimore Tree Planting: Thanksgiving tree planting with Baltimore Tree Trust. 8:20 a.m. – noon. 31st St. and The Alameda.

Friday, November 29.

Semper Friday 2019: An open volunteer opportunity. 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Oliver Community Farm, 1600 Ellsworth St.

Rally for Indigenous People’s Day Recognition: A day of Indigenous speakers, dancers and drummers to show our support for Indigenous People’s Day. 1-3 p.m., 300 S. President St.

Saturday, November 30.

March and Drive from Baltimore to D.C.: March and drive to help stop violence. 2 p.m., Edmondson and Hilton Parkway.

Sunday, December 1.

Garden Volunteer Day: Volunteers will help with winterizing the figs, starting native wildflower seeds in trays to overwinter/germinate in spring, and spreading woodchips. 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., Heart & Soil, 1522 Baldwin St.

Northwest Communities Meet and Greet: Meet representatives from the mayor’s office and Northwest political representatives. 2-6 p.m., Arlington Elementary, 3705 W. Rogers Ave.

Monday, December 2.

Baltimore Council Candidate Endorsement Interviews: Join  SEIU help decide which candidates (and incumbents) for the Baltimore City Council we should endorse. Hear the candidates’ positions and ask them your questions. Dec. 3-5. 1199 SEIU Maryland/DC, 611 N. Eutaw St.

City Council Meeting: Council President Scott will preside over a meeting of the Baltimore City Council. To see an agenda for this meeting, please visit Legistar. 5 p.m., Baltimore City Hall, 100 N. Holliday St.

Understanding Special Education and School Choice Process: It is the policy of City Schools that all students be given equal access and opportunity to participate in all educational programs. 6-7:30 p.m., Enoch Pratt Free Library, 1301 Orleans St.

Waverly General Community Meeting: Updates on various items. 6-8 p.m., Enoch Pratt Free Library Waverly Branch, 400 E. 33rd St.

Tuesday, December 3.

Food Rescue at YO! Baltimore West: Fresh, delicious, free food. Bring a bag and take what you want. Noon-1 p.m., Yo Baltimore, 1510 W. Lafayette St.

Real Talk Tho: Special Election for 7th Congressional District: Discussion about about issues that show why this election is so important, including the candidates’ positions on how to best represent Baltimore, the investigation into President Donald Trump, and the Green New Deal. 6-9 p.m., Ida B’s Table, 235 Holliday St.

Wednesday, December 4.

Community Conversation with the CEO – The Road to Kirwan: Join Dr. Sonja Santelises for a conversation with Dr. Brit Kirwan. Dr. Kirwan is leading a commission that is making recommendations about how to build a world-class education system for all of our children in Maryland. 5:30-8 p.m., Francis Scott Key Elementary/Middle, 1425 E. Fort Ave.

York Road Partnership General Meeting and Potluck: Monthly meeting. 6:30-8 p.m., 5502 York Rd.

Greenmount West Community Association Meeting: Monthly community meetings in the interest of the Greenmount West Community and its constituents. 7-8:30 p.m., Open Works, 1400 Greenmount Ave.

Queer Suppers: Queer Suppers will be on the first and third Wednesday of the month in November and December. First Wednesdays are at Baltimore Safe Haven, and Third Wednesdays are at St. Michael and All Angels. 7-8:30 p.m., The Church of St. Michael and All Angels, 2013 St. Paul St.

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