May 17, 2010

Notices — May 17, 2010

JHU Press Book Sale — Now through June 15, the Johns Hopkins University Press is having a sale, with some titles discounted by up to 80 percent. Included are books in the categories of health and medicine, history, humanities and the arts, science and math, social science and the Chesapeake Bay region. To browse the lists, go to and click on “Spring Book Sale.”

Historic Homewood ArtWalks — Guided tours on Fridays in May (weather permitting) cover more than 200 years of history in 45 minutes and less than a quarter mile. The free Historic Homewood ArtWalk covers historic and artistic sites between the two significant collections of American historic interiors and decorative arts at the university’s Homewood Museum and the Baltimore Museum of Art. Tours depart at noon from Homewood Museum and at 1 p.m. from the BMA. Reservations are requested by calling 410-516-5589 or e-mailing