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Earth Day Tree Planting 4/13

It's time for the annual tree and shrub planting at Quarry Hill Park! We always have lots of fun and hope to see you there on Saturday, April 13th at 10 am. Volunteers of all ages are welcome to help plant trees and shrubs and spread mulch. Some supplies will be provided, but we encourage… Continue reading Earth Day Tree Planting 4/13

Save the Date: Earth Day Celebration at Quarry Hill Park on April 21st!

We are holding a family-friendly Earth Day Celebration at Quarry Hill Park on April 21st, from 2-5 pm! Stop by to help plant a tree or just enjoy the nice day with some yummy eats from a food truck (Let's Eat Out) and picnic on the grass! The city of Fitchburg is exploring the idea of a… Continue reading Save the Date: Earth Day Celebration at Quarry Hill Park on April 21st!

Celebrate Earth Day at Quarry Hill Park this Saturday!

Join us at Quarry Hill Park this Saturday the 22nd from 12-3pm for our Earth Day Celebration! Enjoy the nice weather, plant a tree, and have a picnic in the park! We will have three amazing local food trucks (see below). Yum! It's also a perfect day for kite flying or other fun games in the… Continue reading Celebrate Earth Day at Quarry Hill Park this Saturday!

Quarry Hill Park Improvements

Fitchburg is undergoing a pilot project to restore the old fence lines around the park with native plants. The removal of fencing, debris, invasive understory plants, and poor quality trees along the east and south fence lines has been completed. No-mow grass has been planted in these areas.  In fall 2013, the Forestry Division partnered with… Continue reading Quarry Hill Park Improvements