Village starts monthly Family Meet-Up event

By Cassie Sherman-Marks. This week, a group of parents in Dickeyville organized our first monthly Family Meet-Up – an event designed for parents and their children to get to know and catch up with each other, to which all neighbors are welcome. The meet-up occurred

New website: Seeking residents’ feedback

Greetings Dickeyvillians, Firstly, a big thanks to those of you who sent in ideas and feedback to the initial website survey back in November (around 50 villagers).  This heavily influenced the design of the new website and helped to determine which types of features have or

Sebastian’s War on Trash

Thanks to everyone who helped pick up trash on Forest Park this weekend. A special thanks to the Oakes family, especially young Sebastian who was excited to lead neighborhood efforts. “Together, we collected enough to overfill the back of our truck.  It was nice to

Stirring solo performance

Dickeyville residents were honored to watch neighbor Joan McCready perform her one-woman show, Lady Coole where she shares stories, in character, of Lady Gregory’s long, eventful personal life and colorful public career. Joan and director husband, Sam have taken the show across the States and in the

Patching up Pickwick

We get a few potholes on the main street of Pickwick Rd, but fortunately Baltimore City services is very responsive.  A quick call to 311 and the cheery patch-up crew arrived the next morning – seen here repairing the 2500 block of Pickwick Rd.  

Lecture Series – Appalachian Ballads

In October, 2015 neighbors listened intently to Amy Cyman discuss the history of Appalachian Ballads and enjoyed live performances by Amy and husband Mitch. Another stimulating presentation as part of our resident-led Lecture Series. Presentation description: The peculiar story of the Appalachian Folk Ballad has yielded

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Lecture Series – Aesthetic Value of Mathematics

In early December 2015, Dickeyville residents were treated to a fascinating presentation given by neighbor, Mel Currie on “The Aesthetic Value of Mathematics” Lecture description – In general, mathematicians do not do mathematics simply because it is useful any more than poets devote themselves to their art