News+Blog

Following are summaries of news items we have published. Click any to read the full story. Newest stories appear on top!

 

July 23, 2018

Monarch Mating Madness

As we were leaving the park the other night, a friend noticed a group of monarch butterflies roosting on a...

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tree swallow nest
May 20, 2018

Eggs!

Many of you wrote to tell us our birdhouse residents are Tree Swallows, and are on the desirable list of...

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birds on birdhouse
May 16, 2018

Birdhouse News!

Our bluebird houses have attracted attention of birds! Most houses have some straw in them, one has a nearly complete...

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snow on dried tansy flowers
December 15, 2017

Welcoming Winter in December 2017

After the warm, warm fall, the first snow and cold was a bit of surprise...

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thanks
November 30, 2017

Thanks! To Our Donors

Our recent fundraising email was very successful. Not only did we raise a good portion of the legal debts we...

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missing dog
November 16, 2017

Missing Veteran Service Dog!

We are very happy to report that the Veteran's lost service dog was found safe at Mary Cummings Park. Thanks...

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October 29, 2017

President Steve O’Leary Preserving Kiosks

The President of The Friends of Mary Cummings Park was recently spotted painting the roofs of all the kiosks with...

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October 8, 2017

Art Walk – October 7, 2017

The unusually warm October weather made for a lovely Art Walk. We had a great group with three small children...

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major trail repair
September 3, 2017

Trustees and Keurig Volunteers at Work!

On Thursday and Friday, August 24 and 25, a group of volunteers from Keurig Corporation worked with The Trustees to...

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coloring booth for Mary Cummings Park
August 18, 2017

Coloring Booth at Celebrate Burlington Day, August 5th, 2017

Since the first Saturday on the month was Burlington's Town Day, we made this our monthly event. In spite of...

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