Calendar: May 7-May 17


May 7
Fun and Field Day
Join Oseh Shalom Synagogue for an outdoor Lag B’Omer celebration with archery, a campfire, nature games and tzedakah box decorating. The celebration will take place from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at 7515 Olive Branch Way in Laurel. All ages are welcome, but archery is for third grade and up.

May 7
Shoresh Annual BBQ Banquet
Enjoy a delicious barbecue dinner and a variety of fun outdoor activities. This family-friendly event will last from 2:30 to 7 p.m. at 2428 Pleasant View Road in Adamstown. Activities will include archery, moon bounces, a bubble show, a petting zoo, hayrides, face painting and more. The banquet will honor the Shoresh Scholarship Fund’s special supporters as they are inducted into the Shoresh Walk of Fame for their decades of service. Attendees are advised to dress comfortably and bring bug spray and water bottles.
Prices: Adult $90, Teen (12-17) $36, Child (3-11) $17, Under 3 $0

May 11
Ladies Night Out
Get ready for a refreshing, creative and informative night out with friends learning about the latest trends in aesthetic medicine. This LifeBridge Health event will feature a seated massage, wine and tequila tastings, gift and chocolate vendors, health-conscious products and light kosher refreshments. The night’s events will run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Gordon Center at 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave. in Owings Mills. Registration is required.
Price: $5 cash only at the door

May 16
Supporting Financial Wellness in Your Workplace
Learn how to support the financial wellness of your staff to not only safeguard their mental health and relationships but also their ability to succeed. This free course will take place from noon to 1 p.m. online. The event will feature presenters from Ignite Career Center and Jewish Community Services. Registration is required.

May 16
The Destruction of the Lithuanian Jewry
Join Baltimore Zionist District and Jacob Shoshan in exploring the story of the destruction of Lithuanian Jewry during the Holocaust. This event will take place online from 11 a.m. to noon. To attend, register with a donation through the link provided.
Price: $18 for nonmembers, members $0

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May 16-June 6
Mindful Art for Adults 60+
Join other adults in the community as they experiment with creative self-expression. Attendees will have the chance to develop their self-awareness and stimulate their creative spirit as they learn to use different artistic mediums. This free four-part workshop will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. via Zoom. RSVP with Jewish Community Services by May 10 to attend.
Price: $36 RSVP:

May 17
Baby Talk
Talk to and meet other parents on the same journey. This free meet-up series is for all parents with Jewish babies from 0 to 6 months. Parents will learn ways to nurture themselves and their babies, parenting rituals, how to communicate with the baby and more through a Jewish lens. This event will take place from 10 to 11 a.m. at the Quarry Lake Grassy Patch in Pikesville.

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