Looking for something to do this week? From a health and wellness exhibit to an Easter brunch and egg hunt, here's a roundup of options to help you get social around town.
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Health and Wellness Exhibit
Check out a health and wellness exhibit hosted by AWARE for All, an organization aimed at helping the public make informed decisions about clinical research. The event will include free health screenings like HIV and depression, along with food, informational exhibits, giveaways and more.
When: Wednesday, April 17, 5-8 p.m.
Where: Johns Hopkins, Turner Auditorium, 720 Rutland Ave.
#LinkedInLocal: Networking and Start-Up Panel Discussion
Check out a networking event aimed to connect people outside of their LinkedIn profiles Wednesday night. The event will also feature five panelists who will highlight several start-up companies like Julie Palonowski, president and C.E.O. of At Night Athletic and Laura Alima, the owner of hand-crafted ice cream shop The Charmery.
When: Wednesday, April 17, 6-9 p.m.
Where: Spaces, 145 W. Ostend St., Suite 600
Democracy Dialogues: Alec Ross & Zeynep Tufekci
Join Johns Hopkins University president Ron Daniels discuss the relationship between democracy and technology Thursday night. Joining Daniels will be Zeynep Tufekci, professor and author of the 2017 book "Twitter and Tear Gas: The Power of Fragility of Networked Protest." The panel will also include Alex Ross, investor, state department official and author of "The Industries of the Future."
When: Thursday, April 18, 7-8:30 p.m.
Where: Fast Forward U, 320 W. 29th St., #200
Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt
Celebrate Easter with a brunch and egg hunt at the Four Seasons Hotel Sunday morning. Enjoy a meat and seafood-focused menu, along with a dessert station, which includes pastries, gelato and crêpes. Children can also hunt for eggs and take photos with the Easter bunny.
When: Sunday, April 21, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Where: Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, 200 International Drive
Get out there.
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