Somerville Annual Spring Clean Up & Breakfast at Blessing of the Bay Boathouse

Join the City of Somerville, Groundwork Somerville, and Comcast Cares for the annual Spring Cleanup, Sat., May 4, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. All participants are invited to meet at the Blessing of the Bay Boat House on Shore Drive, at 9 a.m. for breakfast and coffee before setting out to your ward clean-up. 

Residents are invited to join Ward Captains and City officials in each of the City’s seven wards to help prepare the city for the spring and summer by planting flowers, weeding open spaces, and otherwise cleaning our community following the long winter months. All participants are invited to a community breakfast at the Blessing of the Bay Boathouse on Shore Drive immediately before the clean-up from 9am – 10am. There will be a short speaking program from elected officials, Comcast, and Groundwork staff, as well as tabling and interactive activities from local environmental organizations.

The event is part of SustainaVille Week, to learn more about the weeks programming go to:

If you’d like to register ahead of time go to:

Pre-registration is NOT required, however, if you have a group larger than 5 people coming together it is very helpful to let us know you are coming so we can make sure we have enough supplies for your team.

Volunteers should meet Ward Captains at 10 a.m. at the following locations (breakfast will be served at the Boat House on Shore Drive at 9 a.m.):

WARD 1: 

East Branch Library, 115 Broadway

WARD 2: 

South St. Farm, 138 South St.

Quincy Street Open Space, 14 Quincy St. 

ArtFarm, 10 Poplar St.

Argenziano School and playground, 290 Washington St. 

WARD 3: 

Morse Kelley playground - Corner of Summer St & Craigie St

WARD 4: 

Blessing of the Bay Boat House, 32 Shore Dr.

Steps at the Mystic Housing Development/Healey School

WARD 5: 

Communty Path, Cedar St. entrance, 154 Cedar St 

WARD 6: 

Davis Sq., Statue Park (near JP Licks), 4 College Ave.

WARD 7: 

Dilboy Stadium, meet at tennis courts, 110 Alewife Brook Parkway

May 04, 2019 at 9:00am - 10am
Blessing of the Bay Boathouse
32 Shore Dr
Somerville, MA 02145
United States
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Nina Eichner · · 617-625-6600 ext. 2998

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