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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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Stantec Volunteer Groups Clear Trails
September 24, 2016

Stantec Volunteer Groups Clear Trails

Three shifts of energetic Stantec volunteers came to Mary Cummings Park on Wednesday, September 20, 2016, and cleared out overgrown...

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VMware Volunteers at Mary Cummings Park
September 17, 2016

VMware Volunteers at Mary Cummings Park

A team of 7 volunteers from the Burlington, MA, offices of VMware contributed a day of excellent trail clearing and...

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Talbots Fund Raiser for Mary Cummings Park!
September 16, 2016

Talbots Fund Raiser for Mary Cummings Park!

There was a fund raising event at Talbots in Burlington on September 21st. 10% of pre-tax sales was donated to...

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