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July 2019

Summer in the Squares: Outcalls

July 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Outcalls The vocal pop duo Outcalls has been dubbed the “electronic opera queens” of Baltimore. Led by Britt Olsen-Ecker and Melissa Wimbish, both classically-trained musicians, Outcalls creates genre-defying pop music that counters the tired narratives pervading much of today’s popular songs. Olsen-Ecker and Wimbish are dedicated to actively building a stronger, more sustainable future for women in the music industry, both publicly and behind the scenes. Their innovative music and lyrical content offers a…

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Free Yoga

July 20 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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Art in the Park: For Kids! Faux Stained Glass

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Place, 699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

Join our teacher Sarah Butcher, who delights in capturing urban scenes, for fun interactive classes in the park, where Mount Vernon Place itself will be your inspiration. Art supplies generously donated by Blick Art Materials. In this fun, interactive class for kids age 7-12, the participants will learn about the history of stained glass, as well as about pattern, color, radial balance, and why windows like this were important to the people building the church. Each child will make and…

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FULL! Art in the Park: Watercolor (& Sip)

July 20 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Mount Vernon Place, 699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

This class has reached capacity! For Adults! Join Sarah Butcher, who delights in capturing urban scenes, for fun interactive classes in the park, where Mount Vernon Place itself will be your inspiration. In this free Watercolor class you will learn the basics of "plein air" watercolor painting while sipping wine in beautiful Mount Vernon Place: choosing a composition, using sight-sizing techniques, creating a sketch, deciding what palette of colors to use, painting scenes with watercolor, glazing, and creating effects with…

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Walking Tour: Mount Vernon Place and Monument Climb

July 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Washington Monument, 699 Washington Pl
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

Tour co-sponsored by Baltimore Heritage. Price $10. Please reserve in advance. Mount Vernon began as the estate of Revolutionary War hero John Eager Howard and grew to be the place to live for Baltimore’s rich and famous in the mid-19th century. The Garrett family, owners of the B&O Railroad, the Walters, founders of the Walters Art Museum, and other families, built and lived in handsome mansions along the four parks of Mount Vernon Place surrounding the Washington Monument. The recent…

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MVP Movie Night: Rear Window

July 26 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mount Vernon Place – East Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Rear Window A newspaper photographer with a broken leg passes time recuperating by observing his neighbors through his window. He sees what he believes to be a murder, and decides to solve the crime himself. With the help of his nurse and girlfriend, he tries to catch the murderer without being killed himself. Join us in Mount Vernon Place's verdant East Square for this third movie of the summer. Bring your own snacks and…

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Free Yoga

July 27 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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August 2019

Summer in the Squares: John Thomas Trio

August 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: John Thomas Trio Based in Baltimore, MD, John Thomas is a versatile saxophonist who spans the chasm between the concert and jazz saxophone worlds. Equally adept at the arts of improvisation and interpretation, he insistently explores the bounds of genre and idiom. From his beginnings as a jazz saxophonist, to appearing with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, and composing his own electro-acoustic music, he has refined and expanded his horizons as a performer and educator-…

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Free Yoga

August 3 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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Mount Vernon Cultural Walk

August 4 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Baltimore Visitor Center, 401 Light St
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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The Cultural Walk explores the fine architecture and world-renowned institutions along the Charles Street National Scenic Byway. Impressive buildings and monuments line the corridor, from Benjamin Latrobe's Basilica to the sophisticated minimalism of Mies van der Rohe's One Charles Center. The nation's first monument to George Washington stands tall in the center of Mount Vernon Place, just steps away from some of the nation's foremost cultural institutions, including the Walters Art Museum, Enoch Pratt Free Library, and the Peabody Institute.…

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Summer in the Squares: Ultrafaux

August 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Ultrafaux Baltimore-based UltraFaux, led by guitarist/composer Michael Joseph Harris, performs original acoustic music influenced by Balkan folk, gypsy swing, be-bop, afro-cuban, funk, and French musette. The band is an acoustic powerhouse of guitars trading dazzling leads over rich gypsy-inspired melodies and rhythms. Bring snacks and a blanket or folding chair to sit on the grass or sidewalk and enjoy this FREE evening of music in Mount Vernon Place’s west square.

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Free Yoga

August 10 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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FULL! Art in the Park: Mobile Device Masterpiece

August 10 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Mount Vernon Place, 699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

This class has reached capacity! For Adults! Join teacher Sarah Butcher, who delights in capturing urban scenes, for fun interactive classes in the park, where Mount Vernon Place itself will be your inspiration. For Adults and Teens! In this free Mobile Masterpiece class you will learn to use FREE smartphone/tablet apps - available for both Android and iPhone - to photograph scenes in Mount Vernon Place and create artistic compositions with just your fingertips! We will discuss both photographic composition…

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Summer in the Squares: Blake Meister Jazz Ensemble

August 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Blake Meister Jazz Ensemble Blake Meister, a mainstay in Mount Vernon Place's Summer in the Squares lineup for years, is a faculty member of Peabody Conservatory, and performs locally, nationally and internationally! Bring snacks and a blanket or folding chair to sit on the grass or sidewalk and enjoy this FREE evening of music in Mount Vernon Place’s west square.

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Free Yoga

August 17 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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FULL! Art in the Park: Cyanotype Printing

August 17 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Mount Vernon Place, 699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

This class has reached capacity! For Adults! Join Sarah Butcher, who delights in capturing urban scenes, for fun interactive classes in the park, where Mount Vernon Place itself will be your inspiration. In this free Cyanotype Printing class you will learn the basics of this simple printing technique invented all the way back in 1842 while sipping wine in beautiful Mount Vernon Place: mixing the chemicals, treating the paper, taking a photographic negative, and ultimately, exposing your own beautiful Prussian…

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Walking Tour: Mount Vernon Place and Monument Climb

August 18 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Washington Monument, 699 Washington Pl
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

Tour co-sponsored by Baltimore Heritage. Price $10. Please reserve in advance. Mount Vernon began as the estate of Revolutionary War hero John Eager Howard and grew to be the place to live for Baltimore’s rich and famous in the mid-19th century. The Garrett family, owners of the B&O Railroad, the Walters, founders of the Walters Art Museum, and other families, built and lived in handsome mansions along the four parks of Mount Vernon Place surrounding the Washington Monument. The recent…

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MVP Movie Night: Labyrinth

August 22 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Labyrinth A 16-year-old girl is given 13 hours to solve a labyrinth and rescue her baby brother when her wish for him to be taken away is granted by the Goblin King. Jim Henson, George Lucas and David Bowie take you into a dazzling world of fantasy and adventure. Join us in Mount Vernon Place's verdant East Square for this third movie of the summer. Bring your own snacks and a picnic blanket or…

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Free Yoga

August 24 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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Summer in the Squares Season Finale: Maryland Opera

August 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 presents: Maryland Opera! Join us for a evening of delicious refreshments, a picturesque setting, and exquisite music performed by Maryland Opera. The Conservancy is thrilled to be working with the Mount Vernon-Belvedere Association to bring you a beautiful event to close the summer. We hope you will join us.

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Free Yoga

August 31 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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September 2019

Mount Vernon Cultural Walk

September 1 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Baltimore Visitor Center, 401 Light St
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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The Cultural Walk explores the fine architecture and world-renowned institutions along the Charles Street National Scenic Byway. Impressive buildings and monuments line the corridor, from Benjamin Latrobe's Basilica to the sophisticated minimalism of Mies van der Rohe's One Charles Center. The nation's first monument to George Washington stands tall in the center of Mount Vernon Place, just steps away from some of the nation's foremost cultural institutions, including the Walters Art Museum, Enoch Pratt Free Library, and the Peabody Institute.…

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RESCHEDULED: Summer in the Squares: Ebb & Nova

September 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Ebb & Nova Ebb & Nova is a northern Maryland based 4-piece alternative acoustic band. Guitar and cello melodies pair with a soulful voice to craft a broad spectrum of music that has been described as “a beautiful ear & eye-catching experience”. Together, Lauren Padgett, Matthew Purpora, Steven Bainbridge, and Pat Brynes have gained a local following throughout Baltimore and the Mount Vernon neighborhood. Pulling from each of their four unique influences, which include…

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Free Yoga

September 7 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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RESCHEDULED: Summer in the Squares: African Drumming & Dance w/ Nyame Nti

September 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

RESCHEDULED: Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Nyame Nti Cultural Healing Arts Therapy, Inc. (N-CHAT) N-CHAT is a nonprofit organization that promotes healing through the arts. We are excited to return to Mount Vernon Place for our annual participation in MVPC’s Summer in the Squares, a program that offers free, live performances and other free events all summer long! Join N-CHAT for a fun-filled, family-friendly evening where you will experience the healing power of the drum, learn African dance, and…

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Free Yoga

September 14 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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Walking Tour: Mount Vernon Place and Monument Climb

September 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Washington Monument, 699 Washington Pl
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

Tour co-sponsored by Baltimore Heritage. Price $10. Please reserve in advance. Mount Vernon began as the estate of Revolutionary War hero John Eager Howard and grew to be the place to live for Baltimore’s rich and famous in the mid-19th century. The Garrett family, owners of the B&O Railroad, the Walters, founders of the Walters Art Museum, and other families, built and lived in handsome mansions along the four parks of Mount Vernon Place surrounding the Washington Monument. The recent…

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Free Yoga

September 21 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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Free Yoga

September 28 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga –in the West Square of Mount Vernon Place. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! If it is raining or over 80 degrees before 8 am the class moves into Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street.

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October 2019

Mount Vernon Cultural Walk

October 6 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Baltimore Visitor Center, 401 Light St
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
+ Google Map

The Cultural Walk explores the fine architecture and world-renowned institutions along the Charles Street National Scenic Byway. Impressive buildings and monuments line the corridor, from Benjamin Latrobe's Basilica to the sophisticated minimalism of Mies van der Rohe's One Charles Center. The nation's first monument to George Washington stands tall in the center of Mount Vernon Place, just steps away from some of the nation's foremost cultural institutions, including the Walters Art Museum, Enoch Pratt Free Library, and the Peabody Institute.…

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Walking Tour: Mount Vernon Place and Monument Climb

October 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Washington Monument, 699 Washington Pl
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

Tour co-sponsored by Baltimore Heritage. Price $10. Please reserve in advance. Mount Vernon began as the estate of Revolutionary War hero John Eager Howard and grew to be the place to live for Baltimore’s rich and famous in the mid-19th century. The Garrett family, owners of the B&O Railroad, the Walters, founders of the Walters Art Museum, and other families, built and lived in handsome mansions along the four parks of Mount Vernon Place surrounding the Washington Monument. The recent…

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November 2019

Mount Vernon Cultural Walk

November 3 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Baltimore Visitor Center, 401 Light St
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
+ Google Map

The Cultural Walk explores the fine architecture and world-renowned institutions along the Charles Street National Scenic Byway. Impressive buildings and monuments line the corridor, from Benjamin Latrobe's Basilica to the sophisticated minimalism of Mies van der Rohe's One Charles Center. The nation's first monument to George Washington stands tall in the center of Mount Vernon Place, just steps away from some of the nation's foremost cultural institutions, including the Walters Art Museum, Enoch Pratt Free Library, and the Peabody Institute.…

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Walking Tour: Mount Vernon Place and Monument Climb

November 17 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Washington Monument, 699 Washington Pl
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States

Tour co-sponsored by Baltimore Heritage. Price $10. Please reserve in advance. Mount Vernon began as the estate of Revolutionary War hero John Eager Howard and grew to be the place to live for Baltimore’s rich and famous in the mid-19th century. The Garrett family, owners of the B&O Railroad, the Walters, founders of the Walters Art Museum, and other families, built and lived in handsome mansions along the four parks of Mount Vernon Place surrounding the Washington Monument. The recent…

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