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July 4th Parade, 2017
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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Fireflies at Mary Cummings Park
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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Photography Sale & Fund Raiser at Talbots – June 12
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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Samsung Volunteers Clear Invasive Vines from Trees
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 – May 6, 2017
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 Stone Wall Rescue – 4-27-17
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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New 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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State Senator Ken Donnelly Passes, a Great Friend to Mary Cummings Park
April 7, 2017

State Senator Ken Donnelly Passes, a Great Friend to Mary Cummings Park

We were greatly saddened to hear of the passing of State Senator Ken Donnelly. We met with him just last...

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Nature Walk with The Trustees, March 4, 2017
March 4, 2017

Nature Walk with The Trustees, March 4, 2017

A sizable group of hearty people (it was 18 degrees and windy!) joined the March Nature walk with The Trustees,...

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Dave Cummings Looks Back
October 30, 2016

Dave Cummings Looks Back

Dave Cummings is a relative of Mary Cummings, who gave us this park. We sat down to talk to Dave...

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