Community Event Notices

Volunteer Gardeners Needed to Help Beautify North End Greenway Parks

Volunteer Gardeners* Needed!! *No experience necessary Join your neighbors in beautifying the North End Parks along the Greenway. Friends of the North End Parks and the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy need your help planting daffodil and crocus bulbs for a splendor of color next spring. Friday, Nov. 2 and Saturday, Nov 3 9:00 AM Read More…

Community Event Notices Health & Environment

Boston Blooms with Daffodils Looking for Volunteers

The City of Boston will be planting 40,000 daffodil bulbs in late October all around the city. The Parks Department is looking for volunteers to assist with the plantings and for suggestions on locations to be beautified. Get more information at this website.

Community Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photos: Daffodils Out Early at Copp’s Hill Burying Ground

Thomas F. Schiavoni took these “signs of spring” photos of the daffodils at Copp’s Hill Burying Ground this morning. He noted they are out a full month earlier than last year.       “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on The North End’s fabled streets and the phenomenal views of the waterfront are Read More…

Community Schools

Spreading Daffodil Joy Around the Neighborhood

Friends of the North End Branch Library took up Mayor Menino on his offer for lots of daffodil bulbs to plant this Fall around the City. Paula Luccio, VP of the Friends, picked up 100 bulbs and the group put their shovels to work at Puopolo Park and the library gardens on Parmenter Street. Now, Read More…