Tuesday, April 3, 2012

April 2012 Community Events

April in General:
The dilapidated units at the end of the 900 block will be torn down.(Washington Blvd/W Cross St)
Work is being done at the old Sid's Tavern (1100 Washington Blvd) to become a convenience store and carryout. 
Charm City Wings & Waffles (807 Washington Blvd) is open and taking delicious orders!
The tulips planted by the Main Street Design Committee in the planters and under the "Welcome" Mural are blooming - go check out your handy work. (They meet the second Monday of every month 7pm @ Tommy's Downtown Tavern - 839 W Cross St)
Work is being done to open a community tool bank near Wicomico/Scott Streets. 
Progress on construction continues at 761 -767 Washington Blvd

Saturday, April 7 - Community Pit Bull Day
12:00pm to 3:00pm
Franklin Square Elementary/Middle School (Playground at Calhoun and Lexington Streets)
1400 West Lexington Street, Baltimore, MD

Wednesday, April 11 - Live Baltimore's Buying Into Baltimore West Pop-up Shop
5:00pm - 7:00pm
Live Baltimore will pop up smack dab in the middle of downtown for a rooftop cocktail party in Pigtown. Close to everything, this area will highlight Pigtown along with Barre Circle,Hollins Market, Ridgely's Delight and Union Square.
They're keeping the exact Pop-up location under wraps, so you'll have to RSVP on their website (use the link above) to hear more. The April 11th Pop-up location will serve Barre Circle, Hollins Market, Pigtown, Ridgely's Delight, Union Square.  Interested residents can volunteer to talk with homebuyers interested in your neighborhoods! Email volunteer@livebaltimore.com for details.

Saturday, April 14 - 1st Annual Lot O Spring Flea Market
7:00am - 12:00pm
Raven's Stadium Lot O (Intersection of Ridgely Ave and W Ostend St)

$15 dollars to have a spot if you're not already registered.

Saturday, April 14 - Yelp's Totally 80s Wedding Party at Mobtown Ballroom
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
861 Washington Blvd
You must click the RSVP button for a chance to attend.  If there is still room available, you will receive a confirmation email letting you know that you are in!

Saturday, April 28 - Rebuilding Together Baltimore's Rebuilding Day
This is the second (and last) year in a row that this community beautification will occur in partnership with Rebuilding Together Baltimore.  Last year was a blast, and so much was achieved that continues to influence our neighborhood.  Please email sally at RTBaltimore dot org if you have any questions, concerns, or feedback.

See you out there! ;)