Wednesday, July 26
Diaper Bank: Free diapers and wipes will be provided to families in need who live in area codes 21225-21226 while supplies last. This event occurs on the fourth Wednesday of every month. 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Curtis Bay Elementary, 4301 West Bay Avenue. For more information, go to: health.baltimorecity.gov or call: 410-396-4398.
Youth Committee Meeting: The Youth Committee of the Baltimore Workforce Development Board believes that a coordinated workforce system improves workforce outcomes for all young people. 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. at The Annie E. Casey Foundation, 503 North Charles Street. For more information, go to: baltoworkforce.com/youth-committee.
Associated Black Charities Community Convos: Listening and sharing sessions that amplify voices, encourage self-determination, and support collaboration. 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the University of Maryland, Baltimore Community Engagement Center, 16 South Poppleton Street. For more information, go to: associatedblackcharities.org or call: 410-659-0000.
My Brother’s Keeper: This program will include a crucial conversation on the various issues and barriers that impact Black male youth in Baltimore City. 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Enoch Pratt Free Library, Central Library, 400 Cathedral Street. For more information, go to: prattlibrary.org or call: 410-396‑5430.
Thursday, July 27
Baltimore Family Alliance Playground Tour – Dypski Park: Join us for the next stop on our Baltimore Family Alliance Playground Tour. 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Dypski Park, 1213 South Ellwood Avenue. For more information: baltimorefamilies.org or call: 443-966-3232.
Summer Tree Maintenance with Baltimore Tree Trust!: Join Baltimore Tree Trust staff as they water, mulch, and protect young trees in Druid Hill Park. 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Tree Nursery @ Druid Hill Park, 3101 Shop Road. For more information, go to: baltimoretreetrust.org or call: 410-861-0784.
Summer Family Fun Night and Leaders Selling Event: A neighborhood celebration with free food, giveaways, and hands-on activities and games. 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Village Learning Space, 2521 Saint Paul Street. For more information, go to: villagelearningplace.org or call: 410-235-2210.
Baltimore Silent Book Club: Bring a book, grab a bite/food, and enjoy reading your book in the company of fellow book lovers. 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at Old Major, 900 South Carey Street. For more information, go to: oldmajorbaltimore.com or call: 443-873-7363.
Friday, July 28
Bmore Summer – TEEN ONLY Pool Parties: This summer, Baltimore City Recreation and Parks will offer pool parties at different locations every Friday. 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Middle Branch Pool, 201 Reedbird Avenue. For more information, go to: bmorechildren.com/bmoresummer.
Saturday, July 29
Cycling Smart: Bikemore is hosting a cycling education class. The Spin bike-share company will supply free bicycles and helmets to anyone that needs them. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Bikemore, 2209 Maryland Avenue. For more information, go to: bikemore.net or email: email@example.com.
NAMI Connection Support Group: NAMI Connection Recovery Support Group is a free, peer-led support group for adults 18+ living with a mental health condition or looking for mental health support. 10:30 a.m. to noon at Sheppard Pratt, Gibson Building, Room 200, 1 Friendship Lane, Towson. For more information, call: 410-435-2600 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
For the People Community Healing and Enrichment Circles: Explore topics of the historically marginalized, i.e., racism and race-based trauma, the mental health of the traditionally oppressed. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at TNAT Holistic Wellness Center, 5525 Harford Road. For more information, go to: templeofnat.org or call: 410-777-5020.
Monday, July 31
Food Rescue Mondays at East Baltimore Medical Center: Bring bags for a selection of fresh produce and other delicious food items. 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. at East Baltimore Medical Center, 1000 East Eager Street. For more information, go to: foodrescuebaltimore.org.
Thursday, August 3
Beyond Bmore – Your Ticket to Travel: An educational workshop on all things 21st-century travel. 6 p.m. at Enoch Pratt Free Library, Central Library, 400 Cathedral Street. For more information, go to: prattlibrary.org or call: 410-396‑5430.
Saturday, August 5
Casey Cares 14th Annual 5K/1-Mile Walk at the Maryland Zoo: Proceeds from the race will support programs for families with critically ill children. ($10-$40) 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, 1 Safari Place. For more information, go to: caseycares.org.
Sunday, August 6
Community Crew at Oliver Community Farm: Be a part of the Community Crew and help us maintain the farm for the benefit of all. 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Oliver Community Farm, 1325 North Bond Street. For more information, go to: the6thbranch.org or email: email@example.com.
Second Annual World Breastfeeding Week Celebration: Food and drinks, music and entertainment, giveaways, and great conversation with like-minded people from our amazing community. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Rumina Center, 2 Hamill Road, Suite 344. For more information, go to: ruminacenter.com or call: 410-929-2455.
Beauty and Brains Back to School Drive: Our goal is to provide 100 families with filled backpacks and toiletries, free services, and re-introduce local businesses to the community. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Gwynn Oak Park, 6010 Gwynn Oak Avenue, Lochearn. For more information, go to: greengoalsbeautyacademy.com/back-to-school-drive.
Tuesday, August 8
Acting Commissioner Worley Community Engagement Meetings: Meet Mayor Brandon Scott’s nominee and ask him your questions. August 8, 9, 14, 22, 24, and 28 at various locations. For more information, go to: bit.ly/baltcitymeet0823 or call 311.
Special Public Board Meeting: The Special Education Citizens’ Advisory Committee works to enable the Board of School Commissioners and district office staff to collaborate with others on special education issues and to facilitate positive changes in the delivery of special education services. 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Virtual. For more information, call: 443-642-4502.
Wednesday, August 9
Community Resource Family Fun Festival: A day of fun and giveaways. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Cecil-Kirk Recreation Center, 909 East 22nd Street. For more information, go to: richfoundationhearts.net or call: 443-803-8414.