Roland Park Civic League Speaker Series: Upcoming Events

Great speaker lineup for the Roland Park Civic League Speaker Series.  All at the Enoch Pratt Free Library on Roland Avenue!

Details:

Thursday nights, 6:30pm start.

These will be in-person only events.  Seating is limited.  *Call to register for your spot: 410-396-6059

Upcoming Speakers:

March 3rd: Dana Moore, Esq./Chief Equity Officer and Director of Office of Equity and Civil Rights, City of Baltimore. More info on Dana here

April 7th: Ethan Abbott, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy.  More info on Ethan here

May 5th: Tony Bridges, Executive Director, Blue Water Baltimore. More info on Tony here

Happy New Year!

Wishing everyone a happy and healthy 2022!

The next meeting of the Civic League will be February 2, 2022!  Stay tuned for details!

Santa Visit Postponed to Sunday, 12/12 starting at 11AM!

Rain is in the forecast for Saturday the 11th, therefore Santa will come riding through the neighborhood on Sunday the 12th instead, starting around 11AM!  Look for the red vintage firetruck!  Thank you, Waters family for making this Christmas magic happen again!

 

Here is the route map!

Announcements for December (one involves Santa) and January!

Wishing everyone in Roland Park a festive, happy and healthy holiday season!

  • SANTA IS COMING!!!! Saturday, December 11th!!  Just like last year, he will start his rounds in the neighborhood at 11a.m.  Look for him riding on the back of a red vintage firetruck!  With big thanks to the Waters family, who are generously sponsoring this big event for the second year in a row.  You can find Santa’s route here                                                                    Note: if it rains, Santa will come on Sunday the 12th.  Same time.  Check social media (NDRP, Facebook or Instagram @rolandparkcommunity for any updates!).
  • The Meals for Meals for the Firefighters program is full!  Many thanks to all those in the community that signed up to bring lunches and dinners to the firehouse.  Contact Steve Ralston, Civic League board member and coordinator of the program with any questions: [email protected]
  • There will be no January 2022 Civic League Meeting.  The next meeting of the Civic League board will take place on February 6th at 7PM.  It will be an in-person meeting with a Zoom option.  All are welcome to attend!
  • Next in the Roland Park Civic League Speaker Series (at the Enoch Pratt Free Library on Roland Avenue) is January 6th, when we welcome Ethan Abbott , Project Manager, Baltimore Greenway Trails Network, Rails-to-Trails Conservancy. Details are here. Note you must call to reserve your space! Upcoming speakers include Dana Moore (on March 3rd) and Tony Bridges (on May 5th).
  • The Winter issue of the Roland Park News is out, and it’s spectacular!  It’s arriving in your mailboxes, or it can be accessed here on the website.

 

 

Holiday Meals for the Roland Park Firehouse! Sign Up is Open!

After a long hiatus due to Covid, the Civic League-sponsored Holiday Meals for Heroes program is back!

November 28- January 2 you can sign up to provide a lunch or dinner to the firefighters of our community firehouse.  This can be a fun and worthwhile activity to do with your family over the holidays!  Signing up is easy!  Just take a look at the link below to a flyer with all the details.  Thanks in advance for your generosity!

Read the flyer here

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0948aca629a0ff2-meals

 

 

October Civic League Meeting Wednesday, October 6th 7-9PM

The October Civic League Meeting is tomorrow!  Join us in person in the basement meeting room at the Presbyterian Church, or if you prefer, via Zoom!  There is a lot on the agenda to discuss!

We are fortunate to have Delegates Rosenberg and Bridges as well as Senator Carter joining us.

Meeting agenda is here

Here is the Zoom link (note the password needed!):
Claudia Diamond is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: RPCL Monthly Meeting (October 6, 2021)
Time: Oct 6, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 942 4353 9123
Passcode: RPCL
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Meeting ID: 942 4353 9123
Find your local number: https://ubalt.zoom.us/u/aee9zDtJzQ

New RP Civic League Speaker Series Kicks Off with Dr. Paige Glotzer at the Ivy Bookshop on October 13th at 7:00PM

Join the Civic League and Greater Roland Park community on the patio at the Ivy Bookshop (5928 Falls Road) to hear Dr. Paige Glotzer talk about her book “How the Suburbs were Segregated” and engage the audience in discussions to better understand the ways in which our past shapes the present with regard to economic and social inequities.  Wednesday, October 13th at 7:00PM.

The event with Dr. Glotzer kicks off the Civic League’s new Speaker Series.  On November 4th, Chris Shorter, Baltimore’s first City Administrator will speak at the Roland Park Library.  This event begins at 6:30PM.

Information on Dr. Glotzer and the event is here

 

September Civic League Meeting Tomorrow 9/8 at 7PM! And it’s in Person!

Join us for the long-awaited return to an indoor Civic League meeting!  Tomorrow, Wednesday, September 8th at 7PM. Presbyterian Church on Roland Avenue in the basement meeting room.

There will also be a Zoom link for those that prefer to join remotely.  Tony Foreman of Foreman-Wolf restaurant group will kick off the Civic League Speaker Series!  He will discuss how his restaurants have been adjusting during the pandemic.

Meeting agenda is here

Here is the Zoom link: Note the passcode is RPCL!

Topic: RP Civic League Sept Meeting
Time: Sep 8, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 943 3364 6440
Passcode: RPCL
One tap mobile
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July 2021 Civic League Meeting Wednesday, July 7th 7-8PM. Join us!

Join us for the monthly Civic League meeting tomorrow, July 7th at 7PM.  It should be a short one.  All are welcome!

You can find the agenda here

Zoom link:

Topic: Roland Park Civic League Meeting July 7 at 7 p.m.

Time: Jul 7, 2021 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://ubalt.zoom.us/j/96895107782

Meeting ID: 968 9510 7782
Passcode: RPCL
One tap mobile
+13017158592,,96895107782# US (Washington DC)
+13126266799,,96895107782# US (Chicago)

Dial by your location
        +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC)
        +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago)
        +1 646 558 8656 US (New York)
        +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)
        +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose)
        +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma)
Meeting ID: 968 9510 7782
Find your local number: https://ubalt.zoom.us/u/abUlKKMIKm

Monthly Civic League Meeting is June 2nd at 7PM via Zoom!

 

Join us for the June meeting, Claudia Diamond’s first as new Civic League President!

Zoom link is here

Meeting agenda is here