Summer Sunset Movie Series

Bring a chair! Bring a blanket! Starting on Friday June 15th through September, 2018, Oliver Beautification Alliance (OBA) in partnership with Oliver Action Team (O.A.T) will be hosting a monthly outdoor movie series at the Bethel Playscape, located at 1500 N. Bethel Street. Dates:  June 15th |  July 27th  |  August 17th  |  September 21st... Continue Reading →

Oliver Day of Service – Happy Ever After!

On Saturday, June 2, 2018, Oliver residents, neighbors and friends put their heads and hearts together to build a communal style sectional seating made of recycled pallets, where neighbors can get together, socialize, have small meetings, or just enjoy the space. Kids and adults painted bottles for Ring Toss, and painted 2x4' wood pieces for Jumbo Jenga for outdoor... Continue Reading →

Bethel Street Playscape Re-Vision Project

With the help and support of The 6th Branch (T6B), and Blue Water Baltimore (BWB), Oliver Beautification Alliance (OBA) has secured a grant to re-Vision the Bethel Street Playscape, located in the 1500 block of North Bethel Street. Additionally, T6B and BWB have also secured funding for the Playscape. After getting feedback and hearing concerns from the residents... Continue Reading →

Poetry in the Garden

The summer of 2017, marked the year that the Dawson Family Memorial Garden had its very first social affair in the garden, since its inception in circa 2005. Although small in stature, it holds a nice sized crowd! That summer, the Oliver Beautification Alliance held monthly open-mic and poetry events in the garden from July... Continue Reading →

Oliver Light, Oliver Bright!

Ever noticed how dark and stark Oliver is at night? Yes, street lights play a role in how dark and stark, or light and bright a community looks and feel, but porch lights play an enormous role as well.  As residents, we can play a crucial role in how bright our community is, just by the... Continue Reading →

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