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Open Works Weekly 2/10/23

Open Works

Open Works Weekly 2/10/23

Row now newspaper boxes built at open works for the baltimore beat.

In the Fall of 2022 the Baltimore Beat reached out to us with an exciting challenge, to create cost effective, locally made newspaper box, complete with extra space for a community exchange to house essential items like socks, hand-warmers, and resources for recovery. After a lot of planning, texting, cutting, sanding, and painting, these new boxes are finally hitting the streets of Baltimore.

Born from community efforts to reappropriate old City Paper boxes to distribute everything from books to naloxone, these new boxes pay tribute to that DIY spirit as a way to both serve to community and honor the legacy of the beloved alt-weekly. So, take what you need, leave what you can, and stay informed with some world-class journalism.

You can now pick up a FREE copy of the Baltimore Beat and participate in the community exchange at the following locations:

Open Works – 1400 Greenmount Ave 21202
Lexington Market – 400 W. Lexington Street 21201
Joe Squared – 33 W North Ave 21201
ARCH Social Club – 2426 Pennsylvania Avenue 21217
Creative Alliance – 3134 Eastern Avenue 21224
R House – 301 W. 29th Street 21211
Charles Village Pub – 3107 St Paul St 21218
Avenue Market – 1700 Pennsylvania Avenue 21217
Dovecote Cafe – 2501 Madison Avenue 21217
The Real News Network (Monday-Friday 10-6) – 231 Holliday Street 21202
Mt Royal Tavern – 1204 W Mt Royal Ave 21217

Learn more about housing or sponsoring a box from the Baltimore Beat

Moms Makers Accelerator: Apply on or before Feb 17

-Moms Makers Academy is a premier entrepreneurship and makers academy designed to help YOU launch your makers business! 
-Classes are every Monday and Wednesday starting March 6, 2023 until April 29, 2023 from 6 pm- 9 pm

Click here for application.

pillow heart garland.

Make Together: Heart Pillow Garlands and Ornaments

Bring a friend, child, date or buddy for an evening of staff-guided fabrication. Use available laser cut fabric heart templates, table top sewing machines and other materials to create custom heart pillow garlands. No experience necessary.

Each registration covers two class spots. 
Day/Date: Tuesday, February 14, 7-9PM
Cost: $30
Ages: 16+, young people 8+ must bring an adult

 

Check the schedule and sign up!

Black Toyota Tacoma Pickup truck with zipcar logo in open works parking lot.

Great news, you can finally stop asking that one friend you have with a truck for a favor. We finally got Zipcar to place a truck here at Open Works again!

Sign up for Zipcar.

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1400 Greenmount Ave,
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 862-0424
info@openworksbmore.org

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