The Village Learning Place is an independent non-profit library that houses educational programs, enrichment opportunities, and informational resources for Charles Village and throughout Baltimore City. It is our belief that libraries are not only a repository for books, but also serve as community centers focused on the personal and professional growth of their patrons.
News & Announcements
This year, we began incorporating the Restorative Justice Circle to our LINK After School program as a means of allowing students to resolve their conflicts in a healthy way. Take a glimpse into a recent scenario: After two LINK students were involved in a physical altercation on the playground during recess, VLP staff facilitated a […]
#GivingTuesday is less than one month away! Village Learning Place has many ways your family, your company or your organization can make a meaningful impact on our community. You can donate money, books, supplies for our library and other programming, and/or volunteer!
As participants in MOST (Maryland Out of School Time) Network’s Lights on Afterschool campaign, our students acknowledge that they too, understand the importance of after school programming. Our students focus on reading and mathematics, with quality instruction and research-based curricula. Complementing those aspects, we offer STEM, art, computer lessons, character education and physical activities. Additionally, […]
Are you and/or someone you know a talented artisan? If so, we want you to participate in our annual Holiday Artisan Market on November 11 from 7-9pm. This event draws hundreds of shoppers every year, and is a great opportunity to showcase unique and locally-made gifts. To access the vendor application click here. Applications can be […]
We are pleased to announce the Family League of Baltimore has awarded the Village Learning Place $52,500 to expand our LINK Summer program. The funds will allow for 2 additional classrooms to accommodate 40 more students in LINK Summer, increasing our total enrollment to 140 students. It will also support the expansion of LINK Summer […]
After Care Fun Days Tuesday, May 26th – Monday, June 15th from 2:25pm -5:30pm For Boys & Girls—Grades PreK-6th Fee for Service: $15/After Care day for 1st child & $7/ After Care day for each sibling. School is still in session when LINK After School is ends. Thankfully, the VLP and 29th Street Community Center […]