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September 2018

Free Yoga

September 22, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga - Mount Vernon Place - East Square. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Yoga continues outside every Saturday throughout the summer. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! On rainy days or days when it's over 80 degrees by 8 am, please go directly to Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and enter on Charles Street. In case of cancellation, a notice will be posted.

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Annual Halloween Spooktacular! Pumpkin Patch

September 28, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join us in the East Square of Mount Vernon Place on Saturday October 27 for spooky Halloween fun - a Pumpkin Patch! Come by between 2 and 4pm to decorate your own pumpkin and enjoy yummy Halloween munchies. Mount Vernon Place will be decorated for Halloween! Following the Pumpkin Patch, there will be a a Trick-or-Treating Parade leaving from the church at 4pm. All ages welcome. Costumes encouraged, but not required! * Inclement weather date: Sunday, October 28, same time.

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Free Yoga

September 29, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga - Mount Vernon Place - East Square. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Yoga continues outside every Saturday throughout the summer. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! On rainy days or days when it's over 80 degrees by 8 am, please go directly to Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and enter on Charles Street. In case of cancellation, a notice will be posted.

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October 2018

Free Yoga

October 6, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga - Mount Vernon Place - East Square. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Yoga continues outside every Saturday throughout the summer. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! On rainy days or days when it's over 80 degrees by 8 am, please go directly to Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and enter on Charles Street. In case of cancellation, a notice will be posted.

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Free Yoga

October 13, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga - Mount Vernon Place - East Square. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Yoga continues outside every Saturday throughout the summer. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! On rainy days or days when it's over 80 degrees by 8 am, please go directly to Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and enter on Charles Street. In case of cancellation, a notice will be posted.

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Free Yoga

October 20, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga - Mount Vernon Place - East Square. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Yoga continues outside every Saturday throughout the summer. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group! On rainy days or days when it's over 80 degrees by 8 am, please go directly to Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and enter on Charles Street. In case of cancellation, a notice will be posted.

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Walking Tour: Mount Vernon Place and Monument Climb

October 21, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Place, 699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States
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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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Annual Halloween Spooktacular! Pumpkin Patch

October 28, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Due to projected rain, we are postponing this event to the next day: Sunday, October 28. Hope to see you all there! Join us in the East Square of Mount Vernon Place on Saturday October 27 for spooky Halloween fun - a Pumpkin Patch! Come by between 2 and 4pm to decorate your own pumpkin and enjoy yummy food and beverages provided by our friends at the Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Following the Pumpkin Patch, there will be…

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November 2018

Walking Tour: Mount Vernon Place and Monument Climb

November 18, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Mount Vernon Place, 699 Washington Place
Baltimore, MD 21201 United States
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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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December 2018

Free Yoga

December 1, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Deck the Squares!

December 1, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Gather in Mount Vernon Place's North Square at 10am on Saturday, Dec. 1 and help the Mount Vernon Place Conservancy assemble the festive baskets that brighten the parks during this holiday season. Use the provided boughs of holly, spruce, willow, and magnolia to create beautiful creations that will brighten the squares of Mount Vernon Place for the darkest season of the year. Hot coffee and tasty treats will be provided for our volunteers.

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Monument Lighting 2018

December 6, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Head to Mount Vernon Place and the Washington Monument to kick off the season at the region's longest running holiday tradition with your friends and neighbors. The 46th annual Downtown Partnership of Baltimore Monument Lighting will take place Thursday, December 6, 2018 from 5-8pm. This fun-filled evening is an opportunity for the Mount Vernon Place Conservancy to showcase our work at the recently restored and award-winning Washington Monument in historic, beautiful, and festively decorated Mount Vernon Place! Monument Lighting will…

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Free Yoga

December 8, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

December 15, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

December 22, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

December 29, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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January 2019

Free Yoga

January 5 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

January 12 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

January 19 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

January 26 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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April 2019

Free Yoga

April 20 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Easter Egg Hunt and Community Potluck

April 21 @ 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Join us at 11;45 am for an Easter Egg Hunt sponsored by the Mount Vernon Place Conservancy. The East Square will be decked out with about 1000 eggs. Very young children are encouraged to stay in the top of the square while older children might be more adventurous elsewhere. The Easter Bunny will be on hand to greet you! At the same time as the Egg Hunt, the Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House and the Mount…

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Free Yoga

April 27 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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May 2019

Flower Mart at Mount Vernon Place

May 3 - May 4

Flower Mart returns to Mount Vernon Place on May 3-4, 2019 and will be managed for the first time by the Mount Vernon Place Conservancy! This beautiful painting of the 1915 Flower Mart was painted by Baltimore artist Griffith Baily Coale. The event was begun just several years before, in 1911, by the Women's Civic League in order to encourage home gardens and the greening of the city. Stayed tuned for a new line-up of activities and food--and, of course,…

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Free Yoga

May 4 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

May 11 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

May 18 @ 8:30 am - 9:45 am
Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church and Asbury House, 10 E Mount Vernon Pl
Baltimore, MD 21202 United States
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Come experience the Conservancy's sponsored free Yoga – in Davis Hall at Mount Vernon Place United Methodist Church. Please enter from the red doors on Charles Street. Bring your own mat and water bottle. Appropriate for all levels. Thanks to instructor Jude Asher for leading this group!

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Free Yoga

May 25 @ 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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June 2019

Free Yoga

June 1 @ 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

June 2 @ 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: Dwayne & Mo, from the Family Tradition Band

June 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Dwayne & Mo, from the Family Tradition Band Spend a beautiful summer evening in Mount Vernon Place's West Square listening to this Baltimore born Duo branches out to play & sing Heartfelt Country & Classic Rock favorites with a strong connection to their audience. 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

June 8 @ 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

June 15 @ 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

June 16 @ 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

June 22 @ 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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MVP Movie Night: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

June 27 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Mount Vernon Place – East Square

Summer in the Squares 2019 Presents: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Miles Morales is a New York teen struggling with school, friends and, on top of that, being the new Spider-Man. When he comes across Peter Parker, the erstwhile saviour of New York, in the multiverse, Miles must train to become the new protector of his city. 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…

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Free Yoga

June 29 @ 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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July 2019

Summer in the Squares: Fourth of July Concert and Picnic!

July 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mount Vernon Place – West Square

Summer in the Squares presents: Fourth of July Concert and Picnic! Join us for music and refreshments as we celebrate Independence Day with two Baltimore-based ensembles, each representing an iconic genre in the history of American music. We are thrilled to present both of these artists after their stunning performances at this spring's Flower Mart. Bring a picnic or enjoy some free snacks, including delicious sliders provided by Topside at Revival, a Joie de Vivre Hotel To give you time…

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Free Yoga

July 6 @ 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

July 7 @ 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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Free Yoga

July 13 @ 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! Painted River Rocks

July 13 @ 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 locally quarried stone that the Washington Monument was built from, and execute different techniques for painting smooth river rocks. Each child will make and take home a painted stone for…

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

July 13 @ 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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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 25 @ 8:30 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
+ 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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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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