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Community Beat: Oct. 15-Nov. 15

October 15, 2018
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-Baseball/Softball-

Nov. 14 -- An Evening With The ‘83 Orioles

The Sports Boosters of Maryland team up with the Babe Ruth Birthplace Foundation for a gala to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the 1983 World Series champion Baltimore Orioles. The gala will take place at the Renaissance Harborplace Hotel in Baltimore at 6 p.m. For more information and tickets, visit baberuthmuseum.org.

Adult Baseball

Join the Eastern Baltimore County over-40 baseball league, which plays with wood bats on 90-foot diamonds. Players of all skill levels are encouraged to visit over40baseball.org or call Mike Lockett at 410-446-0443.

10U Travel Baseball

Roster spots remain for a 10U travel baseball team in Carroll County. The 2019 10U Carroll Rebels will play in the MABA league plus 3-4 tournaments. Join the 2018 MABA end of season tournament champions as they build on their success in 2019. Indoor practice begins in January. Email mshilling@carrollrebels.com today to schedule a tryout. 

-Golf-

Oct. 21 -- Chapman Scramble

In the final event of Classic 5 Golf’s 2018 Fall Fun Series, teammates switch balls after their tee shots, select the best ball after their second shots and then play alternate shots until the ball is holed. The Scramble will be held at Mount Pleasant Golf Course with a 2 p.m. shotgun start. The event is open to all golfers. Each team has two golfers, and the entry fee for each team is $80. The entry deadline is 5 p.m. Oct. 18. For more information and to register, visit classic5golf.com/fall_fun_series.

-Soccer/Squash-

Oct. 18 -- Baltimore SquashWise 10th Anniversary Cocktail Party

To celebrate a decade of remarkable accomplishments, SquashWise students and staff are hosting a major 10th anniversary party at the Mt. Washington Mill Dye House in Baltimore. The event runs from 5:30-8 p.m. For tickets and more information, visit baltimoresquashwise.org/
10-year-anniversary.

Crab Kickers 

Register now for Crab Kickers fall programs. Crab Kickers, powered by Mighty Kicks, is a one-of-a-kind soccer program developed to provide a dynamic environment where children can develop soccer skills, social skills, coordination, confidence and self-esteem built on a solid foundation of fun. For more information or to register, visit mightykicksbaltimore.com/index.cfm.

-Walks/Races-

Oct. 20 -- CF Run For A Cure

Join Team CF at the 2018 Baltimore Running Festival to raise funds and awareness for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s mission to find a cure for cystic fibrosis. Runners can participate in a marathon, half marathon, 5K or team relay. Members of Team CF will receive entry into a Baltimore Running Festival race, a customized gift, training program, regular team communications, personal fundraising page and an invitation to Team CF’s after party. To register, visit teamcfmaryland.eventscff.org. For additional information, contact Simone Jowett at 410-628-0795 or sjowett@cff.org. 

Oct. 21 -- Baltimore Buddy Walk

The Chesapeake Down Syndrome Parent Group invites you to the fifth annual Baltimore Buddy Walk. This year we will unite as a community in the Inner Harbor walking along the beautiful promenade and celebrating at Rash Field. Since 1995, the walk has become the premier advocacy event for Down syndrome in the United States. On-site registration begins at 8 a.m., the 5K run starts at 8:30 a.m. and the walk starts at 9:30 a.m. For more information and to register, visit charmcityrun.com/calendar/2017/10/29/buddy-walk-5k-2018.

Oct. 21 and 28 -- Kids XC Series 

The Charm City Run Kids X-Country Series finishes up with races at Baltimore Latrobe Park Oct. 21 and Loyola Blakefield Oct. 28. The races begin at 3:30 p.m. and are open to girls and boys 12 and under. Top runners in each group win medals. The series is intended to be a fun, non-competitive, family-friendly introduction to running, and all runners will earn ribbons. Parents are welcome to run with their kids. To find out more information about the races, visit charmcityrun.com/kids.

Oct. 27 -- Heather L. Hurd 5K Spooktacular 

The 10th Annual Heather L. Hurd 5K Spooktacular presented by the Kent Schwab Allstate Agency will be held at Harford Community College in Bel Air and offers activities for children and adults. On-site registration for the 5K takes place in the Susquehanna Center Auxiliary Gymnasium from 8-8:45 a.m., with the race starting at 9 a.m. The race is named in memory of Heather L. Hurd, a Harford County native who was killed in 2008 by a distracted tractor-trailer driver who was texting. Her parents established the race in 2009 to raise funds for Remembrance Book Scholarships for deserving Harford Community College students and to raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving. For more information and to register, visit harford.edu/heather.

Oct. 27 -- KidsPeace 9th Annual Trick-or-Trot 5K and 1 Mile Walk

KidsPeace, in partnership with the Baltimore Orioles and Angela and Buck Showalter, will host a run and walk for kids in foster care. Enjoy a great course through the Inner Harbor and finish on the field with the Oriole Bird at Camden Yards. Dress up in your favorite Halloween costume (or as your favorite Oriole) and enjoy a fun post-race party. Gift certificates will be presented for top runners, age group winners and best costumes. The race will start at 8 a.m. To register and find out more information, visit kidspeace5k.org/trick-or-trot.

-Other Activities-

Oct. 22 -- Players Philanthropy Fund

The Players Philanthropy Fund, founded by former Ravens kicker Matt Stover, will hold a Beltway Boards and Brews Celebrity Cornhole Tournament at the Baltimore Museum of Industry from 6-10 p.m. More than 16 Ravens will be in attendance. For tickets, visit ppf.org/bbb2. For more information, contact Brandon Warehime at events@ppf.org.

Oct. 26 -- Children’s Home

The Children’s Home -- an organization committed to fostering statewide crisis intervention services for youths ages 13-21 -- will present its signature fundraiser, FACES 2018, from 6-10 p.m. at M&T Bank Stadium Southeast Club Lounge. Approximately 250 guests are expected to attend this chic event featuring gourmet food and wine, a DJ, raffle prizes, a holiday gift card tree and an interactive art activity. Admission is $125 per person. Reserved tables of 10 are $1,200. For more information or to purchase tickets or tables, visit bidpal.net/faces2018 or call 410-744-7310.

Nov. 25 -- #StayHungry Purple Tailgate

The sixth annual #StayHungry Purple Tailgate will take place at the Purple Tailgate Zone at 152 West Ostend Street in Baltimore prior to the Ravens’ game against the Oakland Raiders. It will begin at 8:30 a.m. The tailgate, which is hosted by BMORE Around Town and longtime Orioles outfielder Adam Jones, has raised more than $180,000 for the Boys and Girls Clubs of Metropolitan Baltimore the past five years. For tickets and more information, visit bmorearoundtown.com.

Homeschool Sports

Baltimore-area homeschooled boys and girls in grades six-12 interested in playing interscholastic sports -- such as soccer, volleyball and baseball -- can register for the upcoming school season. For more information or to register, email chensports@verizon.net.

Maryland Officials Club

Interested in becoming a high school swimming official in the Baltimore-Anne Arundel area? Experience as a competitive swimmer or coach at the high school, college or masters level -- or prior experience officiating -- is strongly preferred. Visit mdswim.org/officials for more information.

Duckpin Bowling 

There are openings for youth duckpin-bowling leagues for ages 3-21 at various duckpin centers in Baltimore. Most programs run Saturday mornings and include bowling, shoe rental and coaching. For more information, visit ndya.org, call Stacy Karten at 410-356-0936 or “like” duckpin bowling at facebook.com/theduckpinnews.

Officials Wanted

Do you love roller derby? Do you love whistles? Do you love stats? Then you may be ready to join the ranks of the Charm City Roller Girls’ officiating crew, which is looking for skating and non-skating officials of all skill levels. No experience necessary. For more information, email 
referees@charmcityrollergirls.com.

Issue 248: October 2018