Calendar: August 14-August 20


Sunday, August 14
“Blacklist: The Hollywood Red Scare” Virtual Tour
“Blacklist: The Hollywood Red Scare” is a multi-sensory exhibit that explores the intersection of politics, art, economics, and social dynamics that impacted our First Amendment rights of speech, religion, and assembly during Hollywood’s “red scare.” Through personal narratives of members of the House Un-American Activities Committee, film executives of the period and more, “Blacklist” examines the shifting definition of what it meant and means to be a patriotic American. 10:30 a.m. Online. Free. Email [email protected] to register.

Sunday, August 14
Follow the Flow
Join the Pearlstone team and a representative from Ecotone in a walk through the recently restored, 1300 foot span of stream — one year after the initiation of the construction! Plan to literally walk in the water, getting your feet wet, while learning about the restored streambed and water ecology. 1-3 p.m. Pearlstone Center 5425 Mount Gilead Road, Reisterstown. $5 per person. Register at

Monday, August 15
Why is my Child Upside Down?
Learn about all eight senses, sensory dysfunction, and emotional regulation.
This presentation will include many practical proactive and reactive strategies to use in order to help your household run more smoothly for your family. Noon-1:15 p.m. Online. Free. Register at

Tuesday, August 16
Express Your Artsy Side With The Hesed Committee
Join the Hesed Committee for an evening of virtual socializing and creativity, crafting greeting cards that will be sent to Chizuk Amuno’s senior members by the congregation’s Hesed volunteers. 7-8 p.m. Online. Free. Register at

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Wednesday, August 17
Songs and Stories: a Tribute to Jerry Herman
Come rediscover the works of Jerry Herman, an American composer and lyricist known for his work in Broadway musical theater. He composed the scores for the hit Broadway musicals Hello, Dolly!, Mame, and La Cage aux Folles. Gilda Solve will recreate the upbeat and optimistic outlook of what Herman called “the simple, hummable showtune.” Guests are welcome to ask questions via the chat throughout the program. 4-5 p.m. Online. $12.50 for early bird tickets, $15 for regular tickets. Register at

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Saturday, August 20
Hot & Tasty BBQ Party
The best way to wrap up an exciting summer is by meeting new people and grilling. Come spend an evening at our home while we prepare professional meats and drinks. Vegetarian options are available! RSVP and proof of vaccination are required. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Moishe House Baltimore. Free. For address, register at

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