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Environmental Treasures May Events

Environmental Treasures May Events

Black's Creek Clean Up for Cleaner, Greener Quincy

Saturday, May 5, 10:00 AM

Don't forget the Cleaner, Greener Quincy  city-wide clean up (now in its 29th year!) Saturday, May 5 complete with free t-shirt and barbecue at 12:30 p.m.!! Pick your own favorite location (call (617) 376-1251 to register) or join the Environmental Treasures team to clean up the Black's Creek estuary along Furnace Brook Parkway.  We will meet at 10 a.m. at the intersection of Furnace Brook Pkwy. and Longwood Road.  The trash in Black's Creek can make its way into the ocean and harm marine life.

The Mystery of the Stone Benches!

Sunday, May 27, 2:00 PM
Rain date: Saturday, June 2, 2:00 PM

Numerous stone benches, some in plain view, others hidden in the woods, each unique, are found throughout Faxon Park.  Who made them? How were they built?  Join Sally Owen for a stroll through the Park as we try to answer these questions!  Children welcome!  Meet at the parking lot by the pavilion at the top of the park off Faxon Park Road.

For more information and rain date rescheduling of walk, please call (617) 472-0799.