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Library closed Sept. 19

The VLP library will be closed Wednesday, Sept. 19. It will reopen at 10:00 am Thursday, Sept. 20. Thank you for your understanding.

A Day in the Life of a LINK Leader

Three adolescent students stare at the Google Sheets page open on the laptop in front of them. Each hopes for creative and amusing descriptions of features their mythical beast could have (Does the tail glow in the dark? Are its eyes blood-red?). Destiny, Janeya, and Madison are in a coding class, and their assignment is […]

VLP Community Garden featured in The Baltimore Sun

The Charles Village community garden at the VLP is a vision come to life through the hard work of volunteers. The Baltimore Sun wrote all about it, read their full article here.

Extreme Makeover: Library Edition

The team steps off the bus in matching gray t-shirts and game faces, ready for the challenge that awaits them. Will they be able to turn this cluttered library and learning center into a polished hidden gem in just 5 hours? Let’s find out. On June 19, ten volunteers from the Annie E. Casey Foundation […]

A Garden Grows Community

Finding a tranquil outdoor reading space in the city can be as rare as coming across a book that enthralls you. Luckily, you can discover both at the Village Learning Place, and what better time to do so than at the start of another charming Baltimore summer? The garden has been fundamental to the identity […]

VLP Students Spring Into Leadership

As another school year draws to a close, and the focus shifts from academics to summer fun, LINK After School students and teachers reflect on lessons learned this year. Students in the Pre-Kindergarten /Kindergarten class learned a lot about positive character traits and how to build healthy relationships. Ms. Laura, the Pre-K/K teacher, selected books […]

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