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11 Family-Friendly Events in Baltimore This Summer

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It’s the middle of July and you have probably settled into some sort of summer routine. While the endless loads of chlorine-soaked laundry may be keeping you busy, the slower pace of summer often leaves a little more room for fun.

Whether you’re looking for some activities to keep your little one busy, or hoping to add some Jewish flavor to your summer fun, we have you covered:

JCC Open Play & JCS Parenting Workshop
An expert-lead session on family/work/life balance, and a craft project. Definitely not a bad way to start your Sunday. RSVP requested.
Downtown Baltimore JCC, 1118 Light St., Suite D
Sunday, July 19, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Babies, Books & Bagels
Connect with other families with young children while enjoying an interactive PJ Library story time along with a bagel snack, and a free JCC pool pass to use anytime. For families with children up to 18 months, siblings welcome. RSVP requested.
Rosenbloom Owings Mills JCC, 3506 Gwynnbrook Ave., Owings Mills
Sunday, July 19, 10-11 a.m.

Summer Story Time & Book Fair
Chill out with a cheerful, relaxing, air-conditioned story time, all while picking out some new books to read at home.
Barnes & Noble, 1 East Joppa Road, Towson
Monday, July 20, 10 a.m.

Hebrew Story Time with Sifriyat Pijama
Dress in blue and white to enjoy stories in Hebrew and English, along with crafts and a snack.
Macks Center for Jewish Education Library, 5708 Park Heights Ave.
Wednesday, July 22, 10 a.m.

Watermelon Wednesdays
Add a little Jewish flavor to your week along with watermelon, crafts, Hebrew reading games, and other activities. Free.
Riverside Park, 301 E. Randall St.
Wednesday, July 22, 4-6:30 p.m.

Tot Shabbat @ JTown
Come to JTown every Friday morning for Shabbat stories and songs followed by challah and grape juice.
JTown @ The Weinberg Park Heights JCC, 5700 Park Heights Ave.
Fridays, July 24 & 31, August 7, 14, 21 & 28, 11 a.m-Noon

Around The World in JTown
Learn about a new Jewish community around the world through stories, snacks, and songs.
JTown @ The Weinberg Park Heights JCC, 5700 Park Heights Ave.

Fridays, July 24 & 31, August 7, 14, 21 & 28, 11 a.m-Noon

JCC Open Play & Maryland Kids in Safety Seats Workshop
Brush up on the latest rules and recommendations for car seats and booster seats while the kids run around and play.
Downtown Baltimore JCC, 1118 Light St., Suite D
Sunday, August 2, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

PJ Our Way Book & Movie Night
Bring your tween down for popcorn and a screening of the movie The Sandlot. Free, for children ages 9-11.
Macks Center for Jewish Education Library, 5708 Park Heights Ave.
Tuesday, August 4, 6 p.m.

JMM Features: An American Tail
Introduce your kids to Fievel the mouse, the star of the animated movie classic “An American Tail.” Part of the Jewish Museum of Maryland’s free movie series.
Jewish Museum of Maryland, 15 Lloyd St.
Sunday, August 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Family Farm Camp
Plan a relaxing end-of-summer getaway on the farm. Harvest fresh produce, milk the goats, learn to make cheese, pickles, and soap, while dining on farm-fresh food during the family-friendly Shabbat celebration and throughout the weekend.
Pearlstone Center, 5425 Mt. Gilead Rd., Reisterstown
Friday August 19, 3 p.m. – Sunday, August 23

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