July Workshops

 

Course collection of workshops for the month of July!

Conscious Self Assertion and Black Women’s Identity A Writing Workshop

“Conscious Self Assertion and Black Women’s Identity” will be a writing course on Black women’s existential experience with interpersonal interactions and how systemic pushback affects their self identity.

The Baltimore Free School
Saturday, July 15, 2017 3:00 - 4:30 PM
Saturday, July 29, 2017 3:00 - 4:30 PM
Saturday, August 12, 2017 3:00 - 4:30 PM
Saturday, August 26, 2017 3:00 - 4:30 PM

Talking Drums

"Talking Drums" is geared towards cultivating focus, self-esteem, determination, respect, and self-discipline through the art of drumming.

Maryland Institute College of Art
Saturday, June 10, 2017 5:00 - 6:00 PM
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, December 9, 2017 3:45 - 5:15 PM

Yoga with Dee Satterfield

Tuesday Night Yoga with Dee Satterfield. All levels are welcome!

The YNot Lot
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 6:00 - 7:00 PM

Transforming Baltimore's Black Food Narrative

The course will explore the potential of building a local food sovereignty movement, with people of African descent at the center.

ImpactHub
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Urban Plant Allies

Discover some of Baltimore's most nutritious and healing plants, and explore how we can include them in our life for health and healing.

Maryland Institute College of Art
Monday, July 17, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Monday, August 28, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Resume and Cover Letter Writing for Creatives

Are you in a job hunt right now, but want to take your professional materials to another level? Learn the do's and don'ts on what makes an effective cover letter, curriculum vitae, resume, and artist statement.

Maryland Institute College of Art
Monday, July 17, 2017 6:30 - 7:30 PM
Monday, August 14, 2017 6:30 - 7:30 PM

Spoken Word as an Act of Resistance

The literary art form of Spoken Word is present in various social movements and helps to provide a platform for bringing awareness to issues, articulating a vision and motivating large groups to come together for a cause. Spoken Word Artists not only advocate for marginalized individuals and inspire change in their communities, but for themselves. In this session, you will learn how to utilize Spoken Word as an artistic art form, to share your narrative, practice self-care and radical self-love as a means to RESIST. Come ready to REFLECT, WRITE, and SHARE!

ImpactHub
Thursday, July 20, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Trauma Informed Theater/Performing Arts Course

This class uses the powerful fundamentals of theatrical performance, creative writing and personal storytelling as tools for individuals who have experienced various forms of trauma.

Maryland Institute College of Art
Monday, July 24, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Monday, July 31, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Monday, August 21, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Monday, August 28, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM

A Conversation with Sex Workers Outreach Project Baltimore

How have we been socialized to look at sex and work? How does this perspective influence policy and how individuals are treated on a macro and micro level? These are a few questions that will be touched upon during this course and how advocates are leading the charge to offer inclusive harm reduction services, continue the struggle against sex worker discrimination and the fight towards decriminalizing sex work on a community and state level.

Maryland Institute College of Art
Friday, July 28, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Bringing Consciousness to Art Practice

In this workshop, students will look at different approaches to infusing their art practices with conscious attention and presence.

Maryland Institute College of Art
Monday, July 24, 2017 7:00 - 8:30 PM
Saturday, December 9, 2017 12:15 - 1:45 PM

Blunt Repitition Bootcamp/D.I.P.S Summer Program in Greenmount West

Team Autobars defies the laws of gravity with creative all core workout sessions. Improving our lives and others with a open minded approach to health and wellness.

Greenmount West Community Association
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 6:15 - 7:45 PM
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 6:15 - 7:45 PM
Tuesday, August 8, 2017 6:15 - 7:45 PM
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 6:15 - 7:45 PM

Get Out of Your Own Way!

Visioning, Goal Setting and Creative Problem Solving!

Maryland Institute College of Art
Saturday, July 29, 2017 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Body Wellness: The Awakening

Body Wellness is an introductory course into Holistic Health & Fitness! Its aim is to raise the collective awareness of the general public about the importance of living an active and health conscious lifestyle.

The Motor House
Saturday, June 10, 2017 10:00 - 11:00 AM

Cannabis Therapeutics in Holistic Health

This course will serve as an overview of 1) Medical cannabis in Maryland, and 2) Incorporating cannabis therapeutics in holistic health.

Showroom
Saturday, December 9, 2017 12:15 - 1:45 PM
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Paper Marbling

Learn tips and techniques of sumingashi water-based paper marbling. Create your own one-of-a-kind marbled papers and explore this playful, meditative process.

Maryland Institute College of Art
Sunday, July 30, 2017 12:00 - 1:30 PM
Saturday, December 9, 2017 5:15 - 6:45 PM

Expressive Art and Coping Skills!

In this two part workshop, participants will use art as a tool for therapeutic expression and also learn coping skills in the process.

The Baltimore Free School
Sunday, July 30, 2017 2:30 - 4:00 PM