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September

Hampstead Hill Festival: Sun. 9/14, near Pagoda. Don’t miss the once in a lifetime Bicentennial celebration of the War of 1812. Come out and enjoy O’Mally’s March, the Baltimore Rock Opera Society, a history village, the Hampstead Troubadours (Ukulele parody by Katie and Bob), canon firings, an 1812 fashion show, and much more! Check out the website for more info. www.creativealliance.org/1814

Butchers Hill Flea Market: Sat. 9/20-9am-3pm, Near the Pagoda- The semi-annual Flea Market is a great place to find all those treasures you didn’t even know you needed. For more information click here.

Mueveton: Sat 9/20, at Pulaski Monument near Linwood and Eastern Aves FREE. Enjoy a day of healthy and movement-oriented activities. This event is geared towards Spanish-speakers, but all are welcome!

Playground Clean up/Family Happy Hour: Tues 9/23, 5:00-6:30pm at the Linwood Ave. Playground. Thanks to funding from the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) we will hold a family clean up of the playground. We’ll provide supplies for both kids (2yrs and up) and adults, non-alchoholic drinks, and treats for everyone! Please RSVP for this event to volunteer@pattersonpark.com with your names and the names/ages of children who plan to attend.

FPP Movie: Fri. 9/26, 7:30pm- The Princess Bride (Rate PG), in the extension on the east side of the Park, near Ellwood Ave. FREE. Popcorn provided. Bring a blanket and dinner, or just eat popcorn…”as you wish”!

Walk to End Lupus  Now. 9/27, Registration starts at 8:30am. The walk kicks off at 9:30am and will cover 1.7 miles around the park. Hosted by the Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA chapter, this event seeks to raise awareness about Lupus. For more information, visit www.MarylandLupusWalk.org for more information.

Tree Team: Sat. 9/27, 9am, meet south of the Rec Center, north of the Lake.

October

Boat Lake Team: Sat. 10/4, 8am, meet at the northeast corner of the Lake to help remove invasive plants and trash.

RECFEST: Sat. 10/4, 11am-4pm, Virginia S. Baker Recreation Center

Pagoda Team: Sun. 10/5, 10am

Pagoda closes for the season, Sunday, Oct 12 at 6pm.

Baltimore Marathon: Sat. 10/18: We need volunteers to help us run the mile 16 waterstop on Linwood Avenue in Patterson Park, 7am-1:30pm.

15th Annual Great Halloween Lantern Parade: Kaleidoscope! Sat. 10/25 (Rain Date: 10/26) This year there is going to be a NEW ROUTE, BRIGHTER LANTERNS and MORE MUSIC! Don’t miss this year’s Festival and Parade. Festival starts at 3:30, line up starts at the Boat Lake at 6:30 and don’t miss the finale at the Pulaski Monument. Make a lantern and join the parade, cheer on the paraders or volunteer! There are so many ways to get involved and part of the coolest event in Baltimore! For more information go to the website: Great Halloween Lantern Parade-KALIDOSCOPE

To be a Volunteer Parade Marshal, email volunteer@pattersonpark.com! We’ll train you and you get to be in the Parade… and it’s really fun…. and it’s a big help… and people will sing songs about you…

Ongoing

POOL-NOW OPEN

PAGODA- Will open for the season: April 20th, 2014 through October 13th, 2014

In the Virginia Baker Recreation Center in Patterson Park-

Boys Basketball (Ages 8-12 yrs). Mondays and Fridays, 6:00pm-8:30pm @ Virginia Baker Rec Center. For more information, please call 410.396.9156.

Patterson Park Lady Knights Basketball League. Tuesdays & Thursdays, 5pm-6pm. @ Virginia Baker Rec Center. For Girls 13 and under. Rolling registration, cost: $10 a month for travel and registration expenses. To register, please call 410.396.9156 or email dot.mann@baltimore.gov