News In Brief

Bolton Square Turns 50Bolton Square Turns 50

Save the date: residents of Bolton Square—the townhouse development that faces West Lafayette Avenue and Mason and Jordon Streets—are planning a 50th anniversary celebration this fall for the afternoon of Saturday, October 7

Companies and organizations interested in sponsoring, and being promoted, at the autumn event should contact the president of the Bolton Square Homeowners Association, Monty Howard, at 410-243-2902, or

Self-Defense Classes

Midtown Baltimore, in conjunction with MRIA, MICA and other organizations, is offering self-defense classes designed to give you tips, tools and tricks that will help you feel safer and more confident. The classes are free for anyone who lives, works or goes to school in Midtown Baltimore. However, registration is required.

The first class was held on July 15, and sold out quickly. The next class will be August 12, 11 am-12:30 pm at Prince Grand Hall Lodge, 1307 Eutaw Place. Two more classes are scheduled at other locations for September 12 and October 18. Check the Bulletin Calendar for more information.

Get more details from their flier.

Bolton Hill Nursery Awards Festival on the Hill Grants

Bolton Hill Nursery proudly announced the list of non-profits serving Bolton Hill and surrounding communities that were awarded grants from the profits of Festival on the Hill 2016.

With grants ranging from $600–$800, winners included Midtown Academy, Soaring Eagles Learning Camp, Brown Memorial Tutoring Program, Memorial Episcopal Church, John St. Park Association, Rutter Mill Park Association, Corpus Christi Church, and Mt. Royal Elementary/Middle School.

Festival On the Hill 2017 takes place Saturday, October 14, which will be here sooner than you think. Bolton Hill Nursery is seeking volunteers, sponsors, vendors, and of course, everyone to attend. Contact them at

Grocery Bag Volunteer Needed

Corpus Christi Church seeks a volunteer to help with their food program. The position involves a twice-per-month inventory and stocking of their food pantry’s shelves with canned goods. Please contact Beth at 410-615-7771 or if you are interested in helping out.

Job Opportunity: Communication Consultant

Corpus Christi is looking for an outgoing person to help welcome folks into their amazing community. By organizing social events, managing their social media, and building a team of parishioner volunteers, the consultant would creatively share the heart and soul of their parish. This part-time position has a one-year contract. 

For more information, please download the job description. To apply, send a letter of interest and your resumé to Father Marty at