Wednesday, April 6, 2011

New Developments with FoCP!

Please be sure to check out our new Facebook page! Link is over on the right!

April 5, 2011 Meeting Summary

New Business

Open Gates Community Health

Ms. Pheobe Wilson from Open Gates presented on a program being offered to Pigtown moms. The Healthy Moms/Healthy Babies program works with new and expectant mothers in providing a range of assistance from cribs and home-safety supplies to immunization and WIC assistance. For more information contact Open Gates at 410-467-6040

April 30th Cleanup

Rebuilding Together Baltimore will be held on Saturday April 30, 2011. FoCP membership will be suggesting clean-up in the park along the northern border in the brush and wooded area near the railroad tracks. The area can use a good cleaning.

Concert in the Park

Will be held on Saturday July 30, 2011 from 7:00 to 8:00PM. We have confirmed that Smooth Teaze 8 will be performing this year again and it should be another great show!

Baltimore National Trails Day - June 4

National Trails Day will be held on June 4, 2011 from 8AM to 4PM at various locations around the city. More information to come!

Pigtown/Carroll Park Walk-ability Initiative

FoCP is continuing its work to develop a community walking trail as a loop that incorporates connections with the Gwynns Falls Trail. The Pigtown trail will connect the wonderful artistic and historic sites, recreation areas and commercial establishments in the neighborhood with those in the park. Look for more soon!

Our next meeting is scheduled for Tuesday May 3, 2011 at 7:00PM. We meet at the Waymans AME Church at 1307 Washington Boulevard. See you there!