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You’re invited: Maple Syrup Boil Down Festival

Join Groundwork Somerville on March 3rd at the Somerville Community Growing Center for the annual Somerville Maple Syrup Project Boil Down!   Community members of all ages are invited to 22 Vinal Avenue between 10am and 2pm to watch and learn … Continue reading

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The Boil Down Approaches

Today while sitting at my desk, I took a moment to mentally step back from the hourly coordination craziness that happens during the syruping season.  Assessing the overall progress of the Somerville Maple Syrup Project this year made me much … Continue reading

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Volunteer Opportunities: Maple Syrup Season

I’m busy gearing up for the final celebration of the Somerville Maple Syrup Project: The Maple Syrup Boil Down Festival.  I hope everyone in the area will be able to join us at the Somerville Community Growing Center (22 Vinal … Continue reading

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Urban Maple Syrup

By the end of January, I begin to think jealously of other “Gardens Coordinators” or Farm Managers who are recharging in their season of rest.  Despite my title, my job is ramping up in preparation for the Somerville Maple Syrup … Continue reading

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As the gardens go to sleep, a new blog sprouts

Welcome to GrowingStories, a compilation of memories, observations, pictures, and stories collected by Groundwork Somerville’s Gardens Coordinator. Follow GrowingStories to see an urban community through rural eyes, to be remember what it was like to be as curious as a … Continue reading

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