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For the object, see Mission Grove Park.
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"The Shape in Grove Park" is the 5th episode of Welcome to Night Vale. It was released on August 15, 2012.


A protest against the removal of the Shape In Grove Park That No One Acknowledges Or Speaks About. Plus, changes to the school curriculum, a growing tarantula problem in town, and musical auditions!

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  • Joseph Fink admitted that the main reason the name of the Mission Grove Park was shortened in the title of the episode was that he forgot what the park was called. [1]


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