Calendar

Jun
1
Sat
2019
Fun Family Storywalk @ Houghton's Pond Playground
Jun 1 – Nov 30 all-day

Enjoy Gill Davies’ collection of 26 witty, kid-oriented animal poems ranging from Ants to Zebras. Read along as you stroll through the pages of the book posted on the wooden fence at the playground. Add a unique literacy experience to your outdoor fun. Best for families with kids 3-8 years old. Enjoy a self-guided visit through Labor Day at 840 Hillside Street in Milton. Co-sponsored by DCR and Milton Early Childhood Alliance.

Jun
15
Sat
2019
DCR Bunker Hill Quarry Tour @ Quincy Quaries parking lot
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Meet at the Quincy Quarries parking lot located on Riccuiti Drive in Quincy.

Look for the first large paved parking lot on the right.

Historic Bunker Hill Monument, which commemorates one of the first battles of the American Revolution, had its humble beginnings in the rocky hills of the West Quincy. Join members of the Quarry Workers Museum and a DCR Park Interpreter as we witness the amazing engineering feats behind the building of the Bunker Hill Monument.

Must be able to walk 1 mile on moderately rocky, uneven terrain. Note: May be some poison ivy near the trail.

Best for ages 10 and up.

 

Jun
18
Tue
2019
Peek-a-Blue Hikes for Parents and Tots @ Houghton's Pond main parking lot
Jun 18 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Calling all parents and tots! Join the Friends of the Blue Hills for a new season of Peek-a-Blue Hikes for parents and tots. Complimentary water, juice and snacks too. Hikes will be offered every other Tuesday morning throughout the season. For more info, visit www.FriendsoftheBlueHills.org/peekablue.

Jun
27
Thu
2019
Brookwood Solstice Garden Party @ Brookwood Community Farm
Jun 27 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm