What To Do The Next Two Weeks In Baltimore

Check out these great events for the whole family sponsored by THE ASSOCIATED or ASSOCIATED agencies.

Sunday, June 30
Comic-Themed Super Art Fight
1:00 p.m.

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What is Super Art Fight? It is a mixture of live art, pro-wrestling-style characters, storytelling and a dash of hilarious, improvised commentary that makes for a show unlike anything else in the world today. Take part in a special ZAP! POW! BAM! Super Art Fight at the Jewish Museum of Maryland. It’s free with admission. To learn more, go to jewishmuseummd.org.

Tuesday, July 2
Support Group for Parents of Children with Attention Issues
7:30 – 9:00 p.m.

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Are you concerned about your child’s attention? Does your child have trouble staying on task or focusing? Does your child have a diagnosis of ADD or ADHD? SHEMESH and CHADD of Greater Baltimore invite you to join our support group. Group will be held in the CHAI Conference Room, 5809 Park Heights Ave.
For information, go to shemeshbaltimore.org.

Sunday, July 7
Opening The Gates: Celebrate Gwynn Oak Amusement Park 50 Years Later
1:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Commemorate the 50th anniversary of Gwynn Oak Park’s desegregation and honor those who struggled for civil rights at this day-long celebration featuring entertainment, family activities and nostalgia. Gwynn Oak Park is located at 5831 Flannery Lane. Go to gwynnoak1963@gmail.org for more information.

Tuesday, July 9
Open Mic Night at the Gordon
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Calling all amateur musicians, poets and comedians who want their 15 minutes of fame! Stop by the Gordon Center For Performing Arts, 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave., and showcase your talent in front of friends, families and neighbors. Sign-ups start at 6:30 p.m. For information, contact Randi Benesch at rbenesch@jcc.org or 410-559-3609.

Future Events

Fitness Party Free Classes!
Sunday, July 21
8:30 -11:30 a.m.
Shaping up this summer has never been so easy. Join the JCC’s fitness celebration and take part in some free calorie burning classes. Enjoy BODYPUMP, ™ (using weights), BODYSTEP,™ (using a step), SH’BAM, ™ (using dance), BODYCOMBAT, ™ (using martial arts) or BODYFLOW, ™ (using yoga, Pilates and tai chi). Event will be held at the Weinberg Park Heights JCC, 5700 Park Heights Ave.

Tuesday, July 23
How To Talk To Your Kids About Death and Dying
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Loren Walsh, Jewish Community Services Community Connection Facilitator, will lead a discussion on how to talk to your children about death and dying. This program is part of a JCS monthly parenting series, targeting families of children of all ages.
This free program, also sponsored by the JCC, will be held at the JCS Owings Mills location, 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave. Babysitting is available for a small fee. For information and to register, contact Lorna Walsh at 410-843-7568 or lwalsh@jcsbaltimore.org.

July 26 – July 30
Pearlstone Center’s Family Farm Camp

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Step away from your busy life and bring your family for a week of farming, learning and celebrating at the Pearlstone Center, 5245 Mount Gilead Road. Harvest fresh produce, milk and feed the goats and prepare snacks and meals using ingredients from Pearlstone’s five-acre farm. Participate in skills workshops, such as cheese-making, soap making and pickling. Enjoy traditional camp activities, including swimming, sports, yoga and arts and crafts. The event kicks-off with a special family-friendly Shabbat. For more information, email Lisa at lisa@pearlstonecenter.org.

Wednesday, July 31
PJ Volunteer Info/Coffee Session

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Join PJ Library for a volunteer information session and enjoy coffee, snacks and giveaways. If you are a passionate PJ Library parent or grandparent who would like to be more involved in our activities and events, this session is for you. Learn more at kveller.com/baltimore.

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