Groundwork Lawrence had a lot of fun hosting the National Night Out festivities at Dr. Nina Scarito Park on August 3rd. The turnout was great and there were many activities to keep people entertained, such as relay races, a basketball tournament, and face painting. Check out the photos here!
The Greater Lawrence Boating Community Program would like you and your family to join them for some food and fun in the sun at their end of the season celebration. On August 21st they will hold the 13th annual Tony Lahoud Regatta and then conclude the day with Lobsterfest 2010. So please, if you like the water and you like to eat, join them as they finish the season with a bang.
Tony Lahoud Regatta Event
Abe Bashara Boatouse
1 Eaton Street
Lawrence, Massachusetts 01843
Saturday, August 21 2010
The Eagle Tribune has written an article about volunteers cleaning up the parks in Lawrence. As we are invested in the overall well being of these parks, we applaud their efforts! Click here to read the article in its entirety.
Wednesday August 11th, the Lawrence History Center will be hosting a free DraMatik concert! DraMatik will be performing live at 6:00pm in the LHC Court Yard. Don't miss out on this free musical event! See the poster below for further details.
Groundwork Lawrence is pleased to announce that we are currently hiring an AmeriCorps member. We expect to hire someone within the next couple of weeks for a September 1 start date! To read a job description and learn how to apply for this postion, please click here(pdf).
The following four places in Lawrence made the list compiled by the Great Places in Massachusetts Commission, and informed by nominations from the public:
- Den Rock Park, Route 114, across from the North Andover Mall
- It is the city’s largest open space, with 120 acres of woodland trails and a natural rock face used for climbing
- The Great Stone Dam, Merrimack River, off Route 28 between Canal and Merrimack Streets
Saturday July 17, 2010
11 am to 2 pm
90 Pleasant Valley Street, Methuen, MA