North Common Community Workshop

Ready to help improve the North Common?

Then join us for the North Common Community Workshop!

What improvements should the City make to the North Common?
A New Band Stand? More Trees, Benches & Tables? A Better Playground?
Lets roll our sleeves up and get to work!
When: Saturday June 4, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm &
Saturday June 25, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Where: Lawrence Senior Center, 155 Haverhill Street
What: Community workshop for improving the North Common.

Join Green Team for their First Monthly Park Clean Up Tuesday May 24th!

Join Green Team for our first monthly Park Clean up of 2011


Park Clean up at Misserville Park in Lawrence


Tuesday May 24th, 2011 4:30pm- - 6:30pm


Misserville Park on the corner of Allen and Summer St, next to Leonard Middle School


YOU!!! Bring your friends and family too


Bags and Gloves will be provided, as well as water and snacks. Just make sure you bring a signed waiver.

Register ASAP - First CSA Pick-Up June 14th!

Don't forget to register for your Groundwork Lawrence/Farmer Dave's Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Share! Time is running out...the first pickup in Lawrence is on June 14th. Visit our CSA page for more info. This season you can register online through Farmer Dave's Website. Call Anna Rickards with any questions or to inquire about paying with SNAP/EBT/Food Stamps or subsidized shares at (978) 974-0770 ex4.

Congresswoman Niki Tsongas reintroduces bipartisan Groundwork USA legislation

Please join Congresswoman Niki Tsongas and Heather McMann of Groundwork Lawrence on Tuesday, May 17 at 11:00 AM at Manchester Street Park, behind the La Fruteria on 75 Manchester Street, Lawrence, for an announcement on the introduction of the Groundwork USA Trust Act of 2011.

Job Openings for High School Students ages 16 and up

Mass Audubon and Groundwork Lawrence are looking for intelligent, responsible, energetic 16 & 17 year olds to hire as Junior Counselor (JC) staff members for the 2011 camp season. This is a seven week, full-time, paid position. Junior Counselors work 8 hour days, Monday through Friday (40 hours/week). JCs begin the day at 8:30 am and end the day at 5:30 pm and are given an hour lunch break each day. Camp begins July 5th and ends August 12th.

Junior Counselors are expected to:
• Assist the Lead Counselors in delivering camp activities, lessons, and games.