2016 CALENDAR

For more information about upcoming programs, workshops or events or to learn how your business or group can organize or sponsor an event please email Rose or call (978) 974-0770 x7001. You can also find us in the community and learn of other happenings in the city on our blog

FEBRUARY


FRESCO COOKING CLUB
Share, Learn, Create
Saturday February 20th 12-2pm
FREE — Come together and enhance your knowledge of cooking and nutrition while having fun!

Starting a Garden - Workshop Series
Learn, Grow, Nourish
Saturday February 27th 12-2pm
FREE—How to Start a Garden

MARCH


Starting a Garden - Workshop Series
Learn, Grow, Nourish
FREE—Starting Seeds Saturday March 26th 12-2pm

APRIL


ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNICAL TRAINING PROGRAM
Learn, Train, Work
To begin in April
FREE — 5 Week Training Program. Find a job in growing environmental fields. Learn about environmental remediation, storm water and waste management and safe hazardous removal. This program includes many valuable certifications.

Starting a Garden - Workshop Series
Learn, Grow, Nourish
FREE—Soil & Compost Saturday April 9th 12-2pm

EARTH DAY, COMCAST CARES DAY (info & registration)
Saturday, April 30th at 8:00am-1:00pm
Hashtag(s): #CleanLawrence #CCDay
Facebook

MAY


FOOD PRESERVATION CLASS
Saturday May 14th 130-430pm
FREE—Drying & Freezing Workshop

JUNE


SALSA / KITE FESTIVAL (info)
Saturday, June 4th at 11:00am-3:00pm
O'Connell South Common in Lawrence, Massachusetts (directions)
Facebook

JULY


FARMERS MARKET (info)
WEDNESDAY'S beginning July 6th at 10:00am-3:00pm
372 Essex St, Lawrence, MA at the Food Truck Park (directions)
Facebook

FRIDAY'S beginning July 8th at 10:00am-3:00pm
Holy Family Hospital, 70 East St., Methuen, MA (Located by the Gazebo near the Convent Building) (directions)
Facebook

SATURDAY'S beginning July 9th at 10:00am-3:00pm
Sullivan Park, Winthrop Ave (Rt.114), Lawrence, Massachusetts (directions)
Facebook

AUGUST


NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
Monday August 1st - City Wide
Tuesday August 2nd - Neighborhood Block Parties

CICLOVIA 2016
Part 1: Sunday, August 7th, raindate 14th Facebook
Part 2: Sunday, August 21st, raindate 28th Facebook

GREENWAY 5K (info & registration)
Sunday, August 14th
START: Kennedy Community Playstead, Lawrence, Massachusetts (directions)
FINISH: Pemberton State Park, Lawrence, Massachusetts (directions)
Hashtag(s): #GW5K
Facebook

SEPTEMBER


SPICKET RIVER CLEAN UP (info)
Saturday, September 17th
Hashtag(s):#CleanLawrence
Facebook

TRAILS AND SAILS
September 16-18th
September 23rd-25th, more info to come

OCTOBER


Food Day + Closing of the Groundwork Farmers Market Celebrations (info)
Saturday, October 29th
Hashtag(s): #FoodDay
Facebook - Food Day
Facebook - Farmers Market

NOVEMBER


GLOW GALA & Annual Fundraiser (info & tickets)
Thursday, November 17th
Hashtag(s): #GlowGala2015
Facebook