Fall 2020 Membership Meeting

Bob Chabot Chief Operating Officer and Horticulturalist at Zoo New England (ZNE), which runs the Franklin Park and Stone Zoos. Thursday, November 19th10 am The meeting will be held virtually and we hope many of the members of Zone I will attend. There will be no fee, instead we ask you to donate to the […]

Spring 2020 Membership Meeting, Lecture, and Luncheon – Canceled

Bob Chabot Chief Operating Officer and Horticulturalist at Zoo New England (ZNE), which runs the Franklin Park and Stone Zoos. This event has been canceled and rescheduled for November 19th at The Country Club.Be sure to check back for more details. “IT’S ALL HAPPENING AT THE ZOO’S GARDENS” Did you realize that the term “zoo”—historically […]

Fall 2019 Membership Meeting, Lecture, and Luncheon

Jack Staub Jack is a very popular lecturer and is widely considered to be one of the country’s leading experts on vegetables and vegetable gardening style. Thursday, October 17, 2019The Country Club191 Clyde Street, Brookline, MA 10:00 a.m. | Registration and Coffee 10:30 a.m. | Annual Meeting 11:00 a.m. | Lecture 12:00 a.m. | Luncheon […]

Spring 2019 Membership Meeting, Lecture, and Luncheon

Barbara Erickson CEO The Trustees, council member of the Land Trust Alliance, frequent speaker on topics of community and conservation Thursday, April 25, 2019Brae Burn Country Club326 Fuller Street, West Newton, MA 02465 10:00 a.m. | Registration and Coffee 10:30 a.m. | Welcome, Business Meeting, and Award Presentation 11:00 a.m. | Lecture and Luncheon to […]

Fall 2018 Membership Meeting and Luncheon

Mr. Miguel Rosales President and principal designer of Rosales + Partners Thursday, October 25, 201810:00 a.m.The Country Club191 Clyde StreetBrookline, Massachusetts Mr. Miguel Rosales will be our featured speaker. Mr. Rosales is recognized internationally as an expert on bridge aesthetics and design, and is the president and principal designer of Rosales + Partners. Mr. Rosales […]

Spring 2018 Membership & Business Meeting, Lecture, and Luncheon

Monday, April 9, 2018Brae Burn Country Club326 Fuller StreetWest Newton, Massachusetts 02465 Marta McDowell Marta teaches landscape history and horticulture at the New York Botanical Garden Consultant for private clients and public gardens Author: All the President’s Gardens Winner of a 2017 American Horticultural Society Book Award (Limited number of books will be available for […]

Fall 2017 Membership Meeting and Luncheon

Dr. David Barnett President and CEO, Mount Auburn Cemetery Friday, October 27, 2017The Country Club191 Clyde StreetBrookline, Massachusetts Dr. David Barnett will be our featured speaker. Dr. Barnett was presented the Distinguished Service Medal from the Garden Club of America in May of 2016. In its press release announcing Dr. Bennett’s 2016 honor, the Garden […]

Spring 2017 Membership Meeting and Luncheon

Marion Pressley, FASLA Principal at Pressley Associates Landscape Architects, Boston Marion led us on a presentation of the history of the Muddy River Project and where it stands today. Marion’s portfolio of notable projects include award-winning park designs, historic landscape preservation planning projects, and the implementation of treatment work on a wide spectrum of landscapes […]

Spring 2017 Windermere Community Garden Dedication

April 22, 2017 The Boston Committee was very pleased to attend a groundbreaking for the Windermere Community Garden that is part of the revitalization on the Fairmont Indigo line corridor. The Boston Committee awarded the Trustees $25,000 as seed money that provided the impetus to raise the necessary funding. Pictured, top: Denise Trapani of the […]