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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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Ted Elliman leads wildflower walk
August 18, 2017

Sept 2nd Wildflower Walk with Ted Ellman

Ted Elliman led us on our most well-attended walk; a enthusiastic group ranging from beginners to very knowledgeable wildflower fans...

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July 19, 2017

Trustees win $100,000 Grant

The Trustees recently announced the Cummings Foundation awarded the statewide conservation and preservation nonprofit a $100,000 grant to help improve...

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July 4th, 2017 Parade marchers
July 5, 2017

July 4th Parade, 2017

A hardy mixture of Mary Cummings Park and Landlocked Forest people marched together for the 2nd time in the Burlington...

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July 3, 2017

Fireflies at Mary Cummings Park

Starting now, beginning of July, and lasting perhaps a few weeks, there are FIREFLIES at Mary Cummings Park! If you...

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Fund Raiser Photos
May 30, 2017

Photography Sale & Fund Raiser at Talbots – June 12

We are very pleased to say that we raised over $500 for The Friends of Mary Cummings Park at our...

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May 21, 2017

Samsung Volunteers Clear Invasive Vines from Trees

Watch the volunteers from Samsung in Burlington clear a mass of invasive vines from a group of hardwoods trees. Below...

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Vernal Pool Walk at Mary Cummings Park
May 6, 2017

Vernal Pool Walk – May 6, 2017

Matt Burne, co-author of A Field Guide to the Animals of Vernal Pools, led us on a lovely, rewarding walk,...

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VMWare group at Mary Cummings PArk
April 28, 2017

VMWare Stone Wall Rescue – 4-27-17

A dedicated crew from VMware cleared a long section of badly overgrown stone wall on Thursday, April 27, 2017. We...

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Mary Cummings Palette Bridge
April 15, 2017

New Palette Bridge

The very long, muddy puddle that sits right beyond the Burlington Soccer Field kiosk has been a problem every spring....

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