Arts & Culture Event Notices

CANCELLED: Annual Reconfiguration of the Abstract Sculpture Mar. 29

This event has been cancelled due to COVID-19. The reconfiguration of the Abstract Sculpture at the Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway will take place on Sunday, March 29 beginning at 7 a.m. Annually in early spring, the Abstract Sculpture, a split rhomboid dodecahedron made of steel and aluminum, is reconfigured, symbolic of all who Read More…

Community

Candlelit Labyrinth Walk at Armenian Heritage Park Provides Festive Illumination

With the theme of peace & harmony to guide them, visitors to the Armenian Heritage Park were invited to walk the labyrinth Sunday afternoon as well as participate in festive activities. As the moon peeked out through the clouds, park regulars and newcomers mixed and mingled. “I’m here to honor the memory of my grandfather Read More…

Arts & Culture

Sunday Afternoon Fun at the Armenian Heritage Park

The Armenian Heritage Park recently hosted a “Sunday Afternoon For Friends & Family” social. Park supporters and greeters welcomed visitors, answered questions about the park’s history and involvement in the community, and offered guidance to those curious about walking the labyrinth. Designed as an event for all ages, visitors from around the world had the Read More…

Arts & Culture

Celebrating What Unites Us, the Latin America Edition

The September edition of Celebrating What Unites Us focused on Latin America and featured guest speaker Jose Jesus-Garcia Mota, the Latino Liaison from the Mayor’s Office Of Neighborhood Services. Mota spoke about his immigrant journey from Mexico City to the United States. Arriving in Boston in 2009, he first served at the Consulate General of Read More…

Arts & Culture Food & Drink

Celebrating What Unites Us: Somalia Edition

There are few things in life more conducive to cultivating community and fostering a sense of peace and wholesomeness than sharing a meal together. The concept of Celebrating What Unites Us is to do exactly that while also expanding horizons and drawing attention to key issues such as connecting residents to food access. The monthly Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

Tea & Tranquility Creates Welcoming Space at the Armenian Heritage Park

Hospitality is something we all benefit from, in many different forms. A warm, welcoming smile. A hearty handshake. A hug from someone we haven’t seen in a while and who can, for whatever reason, make everything all right. Hospitality is the key which opens many doors of possibility, and it was my good fortune to Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices

Celebrate What Unites Us: Ireland Edition

The July edition of Celebrate What Unites Us, a program that celebrates the immigrant experience, builds community and promotes cross-cultural understanding, will focus on Ireland. The event will take place on Thursday, July 25 beginning at 10:30 a.m. at the Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway. Consulate General of Ireland Laoise Moore will give the welcome. Read More…

Arts & Culture Photos & Videos

World Labyrinth Day Celebrated at Boston’s Armenian Heritage Park

World Labyrinth Day was celebrated on Saturday at the Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway. At this annual occasion, people gather at the Armenian Heritage Park to celebrate and recognize the immigrant experience. Opening remarks were given by Ted Touloukain, AIA, Board Chair, Boston Society of Architects Foundation and Principal of Touloukian & Touloukian. This was Read More…