• The End of an Era, presented by BHBITB through Oct. 29.

• Microcosm/Macrocosm: Two Communities in East Baltimore, Main Gallery through Oct. 29.

Minas — 815 W. 36th St. 410-732-4258 or http://www.minasgalleryandboutique.com.

• Scott Philip Goergens: Fragments from Utilis Planta. Exhibit runs through Nov. 27.


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• Belly Dancing, Oct. 23, 5 p.m. Meridian Belly Dance holds a hafleh, a performance showcasing a variety of belly dancing styles. $5. http://www.meridiandance.com/.

• Words: Michael Fallon with Special Guests Dorit Carroll and William Rivera, Oct. 27, 5 p.m. Free.

• Color Light Theory: Acoustic Autumn Show, Oct. 29, 5 p.m. $8. http://www.colorlighttheory.com or Jamie, birdhousestudios@mac.com.

• Fine Art: Scott Philip Goergens: Fragments from Utilis Planta, through Nov. 27

•Yoga, Thursdays through Oct. 27, 7-8:15 a.m. $12 drop-in. Regina, 614-205-7663 or yogaonwheels@yahoo.com or http://www.yogaonwheels.org.

The Baltimore Museum of Industry — 1415 Key Highway presents original artifacts, contemporary arts and crafts, and photographs from Baltimore's Lumbee Indians. The exhibit "Hard Workin' Pilgrims: Lumbee Indians in Baltimore City Industry" runs until Dec. 31. Free with general admission. Robin Gabriel, 410-727-4808 ext. 146 or rgabriel@thebmi.org.

Baltimore Open Studio Tour — Professional visual artists open work studios to showcase their art — including paintings, sculptures, photos, installations, clay and mixed media — to the public during the annual self-guided tour, Oct. 22 and Oct. 23, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Participating studios are located throughout Baltimore City, 443-263-4350. http://www.school33.org.

Benefits

Maryland State Boychoir Scholarship Gala — at City Lights, second floor 1840s Ballroom, Sat. Nov. 12, 7-11 p.m. Includes drinks, hors d'oeuvres and dinner, live music and a performance by The Changed Voice Choir, silent and live auction. $125 prior to Oct. 21, $145 after. Kathy Hawker, 410 554-8644 ext. 3.

Community

The Maryland State Boychoir — is holding auditions for boys, ages 7-17, during October and November. 410-554-8644 or kathy@marylandstateboychoir.org.

26th Annual Holly Fest — sponsored by Friends School of Baltimore, 5114 N. Charles St., Nov. 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., held in the school's gymnasium featuring artisans and crafters, fresh holiday greens, baked goods, kids' crafts, silent auction and basket sale. $5 adults, ages 18 and younger are free.

Spooky Science Day — at the Maryland Science Center, 601 Light St., Oct. 29, noon–4 p.m. "The Pumpkin Wizard" will be on hand to demonstrate how to carve jack-o'-lanterns. Also crafts, games and experiments. Wear costumes. Free with paid admission to the center. http://www.marylandsciencecenter.org or 410-685-5225.

ZooBoo — at The Maryland Zoo, Oct. 28-30, 10-4 p.m. in the waterfowl lake pavilion area. Halloween trick-or-treating, visits from "animal ambassadors," a costume contest each day, carnival games, crafts, a hay maze, entertainment from the stage and more. http://www.marylandzoo.org, or 410-366-5466.

Fall Harvest Fest — at Harbor East, Oct. 29, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Performances by top Baltimore bands, face-to-face encounters with spooky strolling entertainers and a few "tricks" to savoring the season. Free. http://www.harboreast.com.

One Love Foundation — presents an evening with Kelly Corrigan, author of "The Middle Place & Lift" In honor of Yeardley Reynolds Love, held at Notre Dame Preparatory School, 815 Hampton Lane, Towson, Nov. 18, VIP reception 6:30 p.m., Book reading 7:30 p.m., cash bar, 8:30 p.m. and book reading, $30, VIP reception and book reading $100. http://www.one-love.ticketleap.com.