Skip to main content
Add Me To Your Mailing List
   
HomeEventsMember Trip: Ride Boston's Greenway Carousel

Events - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

Member Trip: Ride Boston's Greenway Carousel

VILLAGE MEMBER EVENT : Trip to Boston to ride the Greenway Carousel


A trip into Boston to visit, and ride on, the Carousel on the Rose Kennedy Greenway with thirty-six seats designed after animals native to Massachusetts. For those of you who came to our Village Talk in May you will have heard Jeff Briggs, the designer, sculptor, and art director for this one-of-a-kind carousel, talk about the work involved in creating the fourteen different creatures.

We will drive into Boston and ride the Carousel. Those who wish can walk on the amazing Greenway and enjoy the gardens designed by the Arnold Arboretum. Because there may not be food carts in late September, people should bring a brown bag lunch. Wear walking shoes; the walking distance is under ½ mile. 

More details:

  • Rain Date: Friday, September 27
  • RSVP by September 20
  • Registrants will be contacted prior to the date to arrange rides.
  • Meet at Shaw’s parking lot, Newburyport at 9:00 a.m. 
  • Return to Newburyport expected to be before 3:00 p.m.
  • Cost: Approximately $18.00 for Carousel ride and share cost of parking and tolls with driver

When:
Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 9:00 AM until 3:00 PM
Where:
Greenway Carousel
Boston, MA  
Contact(s):
Susan Coolidge
Category:
Member
Registration is closed - Event is full
Capacity:
14
Available Slots:
Filled
No Fee
No Fee
Our Village is a member of the Village to Village Network,
a national organization which provides information, encouragement and peer support to
similar villages in 200+ communities across the country.