News+Blog

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

 

Birdhouse News!
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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Welcoming Winter in December 2017
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! To Our Donors
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 Veteran Service 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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President Steve O’Leary Preserving Kiosks
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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Art Walk – October 7, 2017
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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Trustees and Keurig Volunteers at Work!
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 at Celebrate Burlington Day, August 5th, 2017
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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Sept 2nd Wildflower Walk with Ted Ellman
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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Trustees win $100,000 Grant
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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