Category Archives: DCA News

A Grieving Village….

The most difficult column to write is that of the passing of our dear friend, Peter Auchincloss, beloved husband of Lisa, father of Sara and Gabby, grandfather of Hattie, and son of Barbara “BJ.”  A better way is to include a link to Peter’s obituary in

Presidents’ Day March, Dickeyville-style..!

In the traditional supportive style of this village, a hardy band of Dickeyville patriots gathered, somewhat spontaneously, this past Monday on Presidents’ Day, to celebrate our new President. Not as some may assume, “the small-handed one” from a district south of Baltimore, but the celebrated

A New Look for Dickeyville Entrance

As you enter Wetheredsville Road from Forest Park, a look to the left will spy a large garden abloom with many new plants. After passing the old garden for years and sighing at how unkempt it looked, the Dickeyville Garden Club (DGC) decided it was

Baltimore Heritage Tour comes to Dickeyville

The Baltimore Heritage Spring Walk, held this year in Dickeyville on 13th May, was a great success. Despite the likelihood of rain on the morning of the walk, about 30 people followed Mike Blair around the village as he told stories of the historically significant

Eat your Garden – Children’s Workshop

Hosted by the Dickeyville Garden Club.  The children of Dickeyville are invited to a special afternoon of learning about herbs.   WHEN: May 21st – 2pm Limited numbers, must RSVP to Amy Cyman by May 13th. Further details available in the email notice from DCA President

Councilman Kristerfer Burnett visits DCA Meeting

The Dickeyville Community Association meeting in January featured guest speaker, Councilman Kristerfer Burnett. Our new District 8 City Council, Kristerfer Burnett, stopped by to introduce himself and his two assistants. He led an enthusiastic discussion of his goals and let us know he is available and

Inspiring presentation on Paralympics by David McCrae

In October, as part of Dickeyville’s Lecture Series, we were honored to learn about David McCrae’s personal experiences during his international volleyball career.  The Dickeyville resident is a long time Paralympic Games representative and multiple Olympic Games organizer. His presentation covered the evolution of disability

Trash Talking

Forest Park Avenue is the only way to enter either end of the historic village of Dickeyville.  Unfortunately, that stretch of road accumulates significant trash; from general litter to hubcaps and fender bender debris. In previous years, community stalwarts have done their best to volunteer