community event

Black Tie Bowling

This month, my community event idea was straight off my Uncustomary Dates list: get all dressed up in “black tie attire” and go bowling. I chose May because it’s Prom Season, so the hope was that we would show up looking like way-too-old high schoolers playing a game before we headed off to the dance. […]

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Guerrilla Gardening In Baltimore For Earth Day

This month, my community event coincided with Earth Day. Last year, I hung out alone in the park playing with ribbon wands, kites, and bubbles, but this year I got a bunch of people together to do some guerrilla gardening. Guerrilla gardening is simply doing gardening in a space where you don’t technically have the legal […]

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Bar Crawl Scavenger Hunt

Since Winter has been getting a lot of us down, I decided to organize an event where the activities would be mostly indoors. A scavenger hunt between bars in a fun neighborhood like Fells Point seemed like a good idea, so I started making a list of things that I’d want people to do and find. […]

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“What’s Your View?” Mail Art Show

Photo Credit: Bonnie Schupp In December, Erika and I were selected to display art at the Top Of The World Observatory, on the 27th floor of The World Trade Center in Baltimore. We put out a mail art call, and asked people all over the world to respond visually to the question “What’s Your View?” […]

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