Wednesday, Nov. 1

Movie Night in a Bag: Rent a DVD and receive a bag of snacks to have a fun movie night at home. One bag per customer while supplies last. (Free) 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at Enoch Pratt Free Library, Cherry Hill Branch, 606 Cherry Hill Road. For more information, go to or call 410-396-1168.

Thursday, Nov. 2

Hittin’ With the Youngins: Enjoy a performance from one student composer and performances by an acclaimed musician from the Peabody Jazz faculty, as part of this new series from the Jazz Composers Forum, which provides young composers with an opportunity to perform their original compositions alongside the pros. ($10 streaming, $10-$20) 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at An die Musik Live!, 409 North Charles Street. For more information, go to or call 410-385-2638.

Friday, Nov. 3

Highlandtown First Friday Art Walk: Self-guided art walk featuring drink and food specials. 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at various locations. For more information, go to

Alison Crockett: The Jazz Sides of Chaka Khan: Singer, songwriter and pianist Alison Crockett will perform songs from Chaka Khan’s “Echoes of an Era.” ($10 streaming, $20-$23) 8 p.m. at Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Avenue. For more information, go to or call 410-276-1651.

DJ Minx: Don’t miss the opportunity to dance to Detroit house music pioneer and Women on Wax founder DJ Minx. With supporting sounds from Lisa Frank, DJ Natty Boom and Mothershiester.  ($20, 21+) 9 p.m. at the Owl Room, 2007 14th Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia. For more information, go to 

Saturday, Nov. 4

Drop-in Art Making: Collaborative Collage Quilt: Collaborate on a quilt square using collage techniques to create one big work of art. (Free, no registration required, all ages) 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Walters Art Museum, Sculpture Court, 600 North Charles Street. For more information, go to or call 410-547-9000. 

Beauty, Beats & Breasts Day Party: Bring your dancing shoes, pink, and whistles to the party with a purpose to honor those who have flourished and survived breast cancer. A percentage of the proceeds will be donated to an honored foundation. Presented by the BE Side organization and Dancing Machine Entertainment. Hosted by Comedian Christopher Columbus. Featuring sounds by DJ Shannell B., DJ XTC, and more. Noon to 5 p.m. at the Assembly Room, 316 Guilford Avenue. For more information, go to

Support Baltimore Peace Movement and Celebrate Evan’s 49th: Appetizers, DJ, and cash bar, with a portion of proceeds benefitting the peace-bringing work of Baltimore Peace Movement. Look for Baltimore Peace Movement Squad members and ambassadors to learn more about the movement and how to collectively increase the peace in Baltimore. 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Terra Cafe Bmore, 101 East 25th Street. For more information, go to:

Signal Route & E2-E4 present: Traxx: Chicago dance music innovator Traxx makes his Baltimore debut. With supporting sounds by Sweater On Polo and Graham Hatke. ($20, 21+) 11 p.m. to 6 a.m. Address will be sent to ticket holders. Email for more information. 

Ultra Naté’s DEEP SUGAR AFTERHOURS: Dance to the sounds of the underground at the return of Deep Sugar’s monthly residency at Factory 17. Opening sets by Kevin Naidura and Kade Young. Closing set by Ultra Naté. 11 p.m. to 4 a.m. at Factory 17, 1722 North Charles Street. For more information, email or call 410-547-8423.

Sunday, Nov. 5

Style Fanatic Studio’s Open Studio: An afternoon filled with inspiration, insights, and style discussions celebrating CEO Tonae’ Lee’s brand. Wear your favorite shade of blue and connect with like-minded individuals who share a passion for fashion. Live art, on-site fashion services, light refreshments, and a meet-and-greet with Miss Kam. RSVP required. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Style Fanatic Studios. Address sent to RSVP holders. For more information, go to 

November G.R.O.W. Beyond Creative Barriers: Join fellow writers, artists, students, thinkers, organizers and leaders for a monthly productivity session. 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Good Neighbor, 3827 Falls Road. For more information, go to

Monday, Nov. 6

Monday Night Studio Sessions: Celebrate the return of the monthly live house music party and DJ Teddy Douglas’ Birthday. Featuring DJ sets by Teddy Douglas and DJ Tanz, with Davon on percussion and Charles Dockinson on keyboard. Complimentary buffet and cash bar. ($20, 21+) 7 p.m. to midnight at La Familia Soundstage, 836 Guilford Avenue. For more information, email To reserve seating, call or text 410-967-1740. 

Wednesday, Nov. 8

Wellness Wednesday Kemetic Yoga: An evening of Kemetic Yoga with Michele Blu. ($20) 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Quench Juice Bar, 32 South Calvert Street. For more info, go to or or call 443-813-5042.

Thursday, Nov. 9

Pen Ken: Legends of Hip Hop: Pen Ken will be discussing his two board books for young children: “Legends of Hip-Hop: 2Pac: A 1-2-3 Biography” and “Legends of Hip-Hop: Queen Latifah: An A-B-C Biography.” Participants will receive free copies of these books, while supplies last. (Free, all ages) Noon at Enoch Pratt Free Library, Patterson Park Branch, 158 North Linwood Avenue. For more information, go to or call 410-396-1168.

Risk-Taking Women in the Arts: Tawny Chatmon & Myrtis Bedolla: Hear the proprietor and founder of Galerie Myrtis, Dr. Myrtis Bedolla, in conversation with photography-based artist Tawny Chatmon as they discuss topics of entrepreneurship and fearlessness. An open reception will immediately follow the program. 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Baltimore Museum of Art, 10 Art Museum Drive. For more information, go to or call 443-573-1700.

Orisanmi Burton presents “Tip of the Spear: Black Radicalism, Prison Repression, and the Long Attica Revolt” in conversation w/ Stuart Schrader: Orisanmi Burton will discuss his new book which focuses on a radical reinterpretation of Attica, the revolutionary 1970s uprising that galvanized abolitionist movements and transformed prisons. 7 p.m. at Red Emma’s, 3128 Greenmount Avenue. For more information, go to or call 410-601-3072.

Friday, Nov. 10

Opening Reception: “Baltimore Ruins and Baltimore Vibes”: Celebrate the opening of an exhibition featuring works from photographer Shae McCoy’s “West Baltimore Ruins” project and works from artists Divinagracia and Dominic Green. 6 p.m. to 9 p.m at Waller Gallery, 2420 Calvert Street. For more information, go to or call 443-879-9731. 

Black Assets Presents: The Soul Stage: New series highlighting the future of soul music in Baltimore by showcasing new and upcoming soul, funk, and indie artists from the scene. This edition features performances by special guests Davonne D’Neil and Tyler Moonlight. ($10-$20) 7:30 p.m. at Creative Alliance, 3134 Eastern Avenue. For more information, go to or call 410-276-1651.

Timbre Supply 001: First edition of new dance music event featuring sounds by Lauren Flax (NYC), Baronhawk Poitier (DC), Jacq Jill, and Web. ($10-$20, 21+) Advanced tickets encouraged due to limited capacity. 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. Venue will be sent to ticket holders. Contact organizers for more information. 

Saturday, Nov. 11

Solidarity Social: Fighting for Food Justice in Sandtown: Free food, live music, and more. 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at NoMüNoMü, 709 North Howard Street. For more information, go to:

For Pharoah: Tribute to free-jazz genius Pharoah Sanders with Gary Bartz (saxophone), Jean Carn (vocals), Norman Connors (vocals and drums) and The Starship Orchestra. ($50-$65) 7 p.m. at Keystone Korner, 1350 Lancaster Street. For more information, go to or call 410-946-6726.

Sunday, Nov. 12

DA JUKE: A BLK ASS DAY PARTY: An intimate movement series to leave it all on the dance floor, connect in dialogue, and share space. With sounds by Madivelli, Daveology, and Styles Bond. Crafted cocktails by R. Bar. (Free) 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Garage at R. House, 301 West 29th Street. For more information, go to or call 443-347-3750.

Mommy and Me Tea & Paint Party: Celebrate the opening of a new Black women-owned art gallery by bringing your loved ones and creating a masterpiece at this creative tea party. Food provided by the Pink Pastry Cafe. Photo stations for photos and selfies. ($15-$60) 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pink Art Gallery, 1125 Light Street. For more information, go to or call 443-449-5074. 

Wednesday, Nov. 15

The Poetry Party Live Open Mic: An open mic night event hosted by Kish The Lioness where poets, singers, rappers, comedians, instrumentalists or artists of any kind can sign up to perform. ($15-$20) 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Garage, 6 East Lafayette Street. For more information, go to or email 

Teri Henderson is the Arts and Culture Editor of Baltimore Beat. She is the author of the 2021 book Black Collagists. Previously, she was a staff writer for BmoreArt, gallery coordinator for Connect +...