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Stonehurst's Earth Day Tribute to Olmsted and Clark Volunteer Session

Fri, 04/22/2016 - 9:30am
Stonehurst, the Robert Treat Paine Estate, 100 Robert Treat Paine Dr., Waltham, MA
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Celebrate Earth Day by helping reestablish the Olmsted-designed grounds at Stonehurst. This volunteer work session is in tribute to both Stonehurst's landscape architect F.L. Olmsted and its long-time head gardener Walter Clark. Help maintain Olmsted's vision for the land while unearthing the lost entrance to the carriage road connection to Clark's gardener cottage in the dell between the south and west fields. Meet on the south terrace at 9:30. Please wear sunscreen, long pants, socks, and closed shoes, and bring your gloves and loppers! Rain date Friday, April 29, at 9:30 am.