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The CVCA issues the Villager five times a year. This includes a special holiday edition and an expanded spring edition to coincide with the Charles Village festival (the first weekend of June). Inquiries about the Villager should be directed to Sandy Sparks.
Since 1981, CVCA has published The Charles Villager newsletter thanks to the strong, sustaining support of advertisers. CVCA publishes 5 issues totaling 5,500 copies annually. For more information about The Charles Villager, please contact Sandy Sparks, Designer/Editor at 410.980.5844 or firstname.lastname@example.org
To advertise, please contact John Spurrier, Advertising Manager at
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Greater Charles Village in North Central Baltimore invites you to visit festively-decorated and artistically-furnished homes from grand 1890s three-story to 1910s two-story porch fronts. Includes admission to JHU's 1800s Homewood House Museum. Enjoy a diversity of holiday hospitality along the way. Benefits the VLP and CVCA. Tour begins at the 1896 Village Learning Place at 2521 St. Paul Street. On street parking.
Fridays in the
May - September
Currently cancelled for summer 2020 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Thanks to our sponsors, we're hosting Friday Nights in the beer garden at Peabody Heights Brewery. Join us most Fridays May 18 - Sept 28, 2019 to hear a live band and hang out with neighbors. Family friendly. For more information, please contact John Spurrier at 410-303-2400. For specific dates and times, please refer to our blog or to the Charles Village Life Facebook Page.
Cancelled for June 2020 due to the COVID-19 Pandemic.
The first weekend in June, Wyman Park Dell is the place for live music, beer and wine garden, food galore, Artisan’s Alley and business vendors, kids’ and family activities and also features a nearby 5K Race. The Charles Village Community Foundation presents this annual festival in partnership with CVCA, Charles Village Recreation League, Friends of Wyman Park Dell and the Village Learning Place. Please see their website, here .
Tour the great diversity of beautiful backyard gardens on Sunday of the Charles Village Festival.
Help us create a Virtual Garden Walk through Charles Village’s private gardens and parks.
Email for a link to upload photos and videos of your outdoor spaces for us to share in a virtual tour on, Sunday May 31.
Accepting submissions through May 25.
This is a nationwide affirmation of the role of community in preventing crime. Please join your neighbors in this powerful statement that cohesive communities are healthier and safer communities. Typically several gatherings are scheduled in the Northern Police District, including through the Charles Village Civic Association hosted at Saint Philip and James Church, 2801 N. Charles St on the first Tuesday in August.