Pam Goldberg Smith
Dive into the literary world through these community-centered bookstores in Baltimore.
Baltimore is set to hold events throughout the weekend to honor all U.S. soldiers. Take the time to attend and remember these heroes.
These local stores cover comics, the metaphysical, children’s literature and the old and rare, offering a wide array of different material for you to explore.
While you might be tempted to sit at home and host a movie marathon, check out these local events and sites instead to truly celebrate everything Star Wars.
The art of poetry requires much more emotion and talent than what “roses are red, violets are blue” would lead one to believe, and so a certain respect should be given to those who would wear their heart on their sleeve when writing or performing poetry. Celebrate National Poetry Month by embracing the words of fellow Baltimoreans and perhaps sharing some of your own.
Mark your calendars for another year of fun-filled festivals guaranteed to get you out of the house. From wool to wood to wine, these events are filled with crafts, food, music and an undoubtedly rewarding experience.
This Valentine’s Day, love is in the air. Whether you plan on spending the holiday with a significant other, single friends or even family, celebrate by attending these shows highlighting various perspectives on love.
Knitting is not just for old women anymore, though, of course, they have led the way in a bold new trend. This simple hobby has broken into cutting edge fashion, an easy favorite in clothing and accessories.
If you are looking to land an office job or learn certain skills to negotiate a promotion, it might be time to enroll in a computer class. Even in a healthy economy, training in computers and software is invaluable to employers of nearly every field, easily putting you ahead of the competition. This knowledge becomes something to take with you on your professional path. Start with Baltimore’s best classes for all of your computer needs.
Hanukkah is a time to remember Judah Maccabee and the Jewish resistance to the Greek attempt at a cultural takeover around 168 B.C.
The theatrical release of “The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey,” based on the classic tale by J.R.R. Tolkien, is just around the corner. Find out how you can celebrate all of the wondrous aspects of Middle Earth, from the lush green lands of the Shire to the dark mountains of Mordor, right here in Baltimore.
With crabs, history, crime and football, the personality of Baltimore is multifaceted. As such, books about Charm City reflect the varying aspects, from times gone by to more recent developments, both in fiction and non-fiction alike. These are the best books about Baltimore, perfect for locals and visitors alike.