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May 18, 2024


Brown Lecture Series: Colson Whitehead, The Nickel Boys

400 Cathedral St., Central Library

7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Listen to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Colson Whitehead speak about his book, The Nickel Boys. This novel is based on a true story about a Florida reform school that operated over a hundred years, described as a real life house of horrors. Free.


This Land is Not Your Land: Community Gardens and Land Precarity

Red Emma’s Bookstore Coffeehouse

6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Learn about and discuss land access in community gardening and urban farming at this event. There will be local community farmers discussing land moderated by Lisa Snowden-McCray, editor in chief of the Baltimore Beat.

PekoPeko Ramen Pop-Up

Suspended Brewing Company

5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Go to Pigtown’s favorite sustainability-driven community brewery for some vegan eats by PekoPeko Ramen! This one time menu features Japanese curry rice, panko fried tofu and miso chocolate chip cookies. 


Tire Shop Pop-Up - Bark BBQ

2600 N. Howard Street

12 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Hosted in the space that was formerly Parts & Labor, Tire Shop Pop-Ups presents local flavor in pop-up restaurant style. This weekend features Bark BBQ, known for its delicious smoked meats, sides and desserts. No reservations or tickets required.


Holiday Bazaar

Belvedere Square

12 p.m. - 3 p.m.

This market will feature many local artists and craftsmen selling holiday themed wares! It will be a family-friendly event with live music and food and drink from the tenants of Belvedere square. Free.



Mounted Tropicals Workshop

B. Willow

5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

Learn about how to mount a tropical plant onto a piece of repurposed treated wood! There will be a variety of plants to choose from, and there is a 15 percent discount on plants during the class. $55 ticket includes all materials.

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