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  • Park News: March 2002

    Hills Pond Wall This week MJM Masons of Lexington will begin repair on the crumbling park wall around Hills Pond. There will be a construction staging area near the wall that will…

  • Park News: July/August 2001

    SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK The Friends of Menotomy Rocks Park and the Arlington Center for the Arts will be co-sponsoring a Trinity Rep production of William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer’s Night’s Dream” on…

  • Park News: April/May 2001

    EARTH DAY: SUNDAY APRIL 22, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. The Friends of Menotomy Rocks Park (FMRP), together with the Arlington Public Schools, the Vision 2020 Environment Task Group and others will sponsor…

  • Park News: January/February 2001

    HILLS POND WEEDS Eurasian milfoil and two other weeds infested Hill’s Pond again this year. Last year, the FMRP board offered a grant to the Town to cover the cost of treating…

  • Park News: Summer 2000

    Senior Picnic to Celebrate the Millennium On Saturday, June 17, a special picnic in the park is being held for Arlington seniors as part of the Towns year-long Millennium Celebration. The Friends…

  • Park News: January-February 2000 Winter Update

    First Memorial Benches Installed Just before the unseasonably warm weather disappeared, beautiful teak benches were placed in six locations throughout the park. Each bears a small memorial plaque selected by the donor.…

  • Park News: October 1999 This Month’s Events

    Wall 2000 meeting on October ?? The saga of the unsafe, unsightly pond wall continues. The rebuilding of the wall will be the subject of a Conservation Commission meeting on Thursday, September…

  • Park News: September 1999 Coming Events Edition

    Tee shirts 2000 debut on Town Day A new edition of the popular Menotomy Rocks Park tee shirts will be available on Saturday, September 18 at the Friends’ booth. These fashion essentials…

  • Park News: June/July 1999 End of School Edition

    New Board Members announced at Annual Meeting The FoMRP Annual Meeting and Picnic took place on the afternoon of Sunday, May 16. Members and curiosity seekers gathered for the brief business session,…

  • Park News: March/April 1999 Spring Thaw Edition

    Annual membership drive a success In response to a mailing done in November, 96 households supported the Friends of Menotomy Rocks Park with membership dues and additional contributions. Their generosity raised $5,020…