Friends of Ronan Park https://friendsofronanpark.org Preserving and promoting Ronan Park in Dorchester, Massachusetts. | powered by iDesign Consulting Fri, 05 Oct 2018 19:10:47 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.1 https://friendsofronanpark.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Screen-Shot-2014-06-02-at-10.32.17-PM-40x40.png Friends of Ronan Park https://friendsofronanpark.org 32 32 112906149 {FoRP] Voting Info for November 6, 2018 https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/10/forp-voting-info/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/10/forp-voting-info/#respond Fri, 05 Oct 2018 18:31:01 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=2880 Remember to vote November 6!
Voter turnout lets elected officials know we care about the decisions they make affecting our parks and our community.  Find out your voter registration status here!

Last day to register to vote in the November 6, 2018 State Election:  Wednesday, October 17, 2018


This year there will AGAIN be early voting starting October 22 thru November 2.  Registered voters can vote at any of several city locations (check here), check out where to vote early in these links & in list at bottom:

More info about the Ballot Questions here!


Boston Election info here!          Frequently asked questions here!


Voting locations by date

Monday, October 22
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 5 P.M.
Tuesday, October 23
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 8 P.M.
HOLY NAME PARISH HALL
(VOTE IN GYMNASIUM)
435 WEST ROXBURY PARKWAY
BOSTON, MA 02132
12 – 8 P.M.
DOT HOUSE HEALTH
(VOTE IN CAFETERIA)
1353 DORCHESTER AVENUE
DORCHESTER, MA 02122
12 – 8 P.M.
TOBIN COMMUNITY CENTER
(VOTE IN DOWNSTAIRS COMMUNITY ROOM)
1481 TREMONT STREET
BOSTON, MA 02120
12 – 8 P.M.
Wednesday, October 24
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 5 P.M.
Thursday, October 25
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 8 P.M.
ALL SAINTS CHURCH
209 ASHMONT STREET
DORCHESTER, MA 02124
12 – 8 P.M.
HONAN-ALLSTON LIBRARY
(VOTE IN COMMUNITY ROOM)
300 NORTH HARVARD STREET
ALLSTON, MA 02134
12 – 8 P.M.
MARGARITA MUNIZ ACADEMY
(VOTE IN GYMNASIUM – FORMERLY LOUIS AGASSIZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL)
20 CHILD STREET
BOSTON, MA 02130
12 – 8 P.M.
Friday, October 26
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 5 P.M.
Saturday and Sunday, October 27 – 28
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
PARIS STREET COMMUNITY CENTER
(VOTE IN GYMNASIUM)
112 PARIS STREET
BOSTON, MA 02128
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
JAMES F. CONDON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
(VOTE IN CAFETERIA)
200 D STREET
SOUTH BOSTON, MA 02127
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
SAINT JOHN PAUL II CATHOLIC ACADEMY – NEPONSET CAMPUS
(FORMERLY KNOWN AS ST. ANN’S SCHOOL)
239 NEPONSET AVE
BOSTON, MA 02124
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
PERKINS COMMUNITY CENTER/ JOSEPH LEE SCHOOL
(VOTE IN AUDITORIUM)
155 TALBOT AVENUE
DORCHESTER, MA 02124
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
MILDRED AVENUE COMMUNITY CENTER
(VOTE IN GYMNASIUM)
1-5 MILDRED AVENUE
MATTAPAN, MA 02126
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
ROCHE COMMUNITY CENTER
(VOTE IN GYMNASIUM)
1716 CENTRE STREET
WEST ROXBURY, MA 02132
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
BRUCE C. BOLLING MUNICIPAL BUILDING
(VOTE IN LOBBY)
2300 WASHINGTON STREET
ROXBURY, MA 02119
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
COPLEY SQUARE LIBRARY
(VOTERS ENTER FROM MAIN ENTRANCE)
700 BOYLSTON STREET
BOSTON, MA 02116
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
JACKSON MANN SCHOOL
(VOTE IN AUDITORIUM)
500 CAMBRIDGE STREET
ALLSTON, MA 02134
10 A.M. – 6 P.M.
Monday, October 29
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 5 P.M.
Tuesday, October 30
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 8 P.M.
HARVARD-KENT SCHOOL
(VOTE IN GYMNASIUM)
50 BUNKER HILL STREET
CHARLESTOWN, MA 02129
12 – 8 P.M.
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
(VOTE IN AUDITORIUM ROOM)
41 BERKELEY STREET
BOSTON, MA 02116
12 – 8 P.M.
WANG YMCA OF CHINATOWN
(VOTE IN GYMNASIUM)
8 OAK STREET WEST
BOSTON, MA 02116
12 – 8 P.M.
Wednesday, October 31
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 5 P.M.
Thursday, November 1
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 8 P.M.
THE SALVATION ARMY RAY & JOAN KROC COMMUNITY CENTER
(VOTE IN ROOM W-101, VILLAGE HALL 1 AND 2)
650 DUDLEY STREET
BOSTON, MA 02125
12 – 8 P.M.
ABCD THELMA D. BURNS BUILDING
575 WARREN STREET
BOSTON, MA 02121
12 – 8 P.M.
THE BLUE HILLS COLLABORATIVE
20 COMO ROAD
HYDE PARK, MA 02136
12 – 8 P.M.
Friday, November 2
LOCATION ADDRESS HOURS
BOSTON CITY HALL
1 CITY HALL SQUARE
BOSTON, MA 02201
9 A.M. – 5 P.M.
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October Monthly Meeting https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/10/october-monthly-meeting/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/10/october-monthly-meeting/#respond Fri, 05 Oct 2018 18:16:28 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=11385 Friends of Ronan Park are meeting casually this month to sum up our activities from this summer, lay plans for next summer and look for fresh opportunities for participation from board members and non-board members alike. Please join us.

Tuesday October 16, 6:30 – 8:00 PM @ Homestead Cafe

Homestead Cafe
1448 Dorchester Ave
Dorchester, MA 02122
dorchesterhomestead@gmail.com
617-533-7585
(Thanks to our gracious hosts Elisa, Jack, & Vivian!)

Contact  info@friendsofronanpark.org for more info,

Thanks all!

FoRP

http://friendsofronanpark.org
facebook.com/FriendsOfRonanPark
twitter.com/dotforp
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July Monthly Meeting https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/07/july-monthly-meeting/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/07/july-monthly-meeting/#respond Tue, 10 Jul 2018 17:57:56 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=9393 Join us on July 10th at 6:30 pm for our monthly meeting at home.stead cafe in Fields Corner.

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FoRP Kite Fest Saturday! https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/06/forp-kite-fest-saturday-2/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/06/forp-kite-fest-saturday-2/#respond Thu, 21 Jun 2018 11:09:52 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=8724

Please join us for our

FoRP Kite Festival

Saturday, June 23,  10:00 – 1:00

Friends of Ronan Park are proud to present the 11th Annual FoRP Kite Festival.

First 3o kites are free to children and teens, first come first served!

Check out our awesome cardboard slide down the hill! Also free, gravity included!

Drinks and food will be available. A plant swap and info tables will also be there, check them all out!

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JOIN FRIENDS OF RONAN PARK AT OUR MONTHLY MEETINGS!
sign up at friendsofronanpark.org

find us at facebook.com/friendsofronanpark
2nd Tuesday of every month
July 10
August 14
September 11
at home.stead cafe or in the park
info is posted on Facebook each month and sent out to our email list.

 

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Clean-up May 5th! https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/05/clean-up-may-5th/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/05/clean-up-may-5th/#respond Wed, 02 May 2018 19:38:46 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=6054 Please join us for our

Annual Park Cleanup Day

Saturday, May 5,  10 – 12

Boston Shines/Love your Block

Meet at the Flagpole @ 10 am
Supplies provided
Free pizza & drinks after the cleanup!

http://friendsofronanpark.org
facebook.com/FriendsOfRonanPark
twitter.com/dotforp
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FoRP Meeting Tues 4/24 Homestead https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/04/forp-meeting-tues-4-24-homestead/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2018/04/forp-meeting-tues-4-24-homestead/#respond Sat, 21 Apr 2018 08:06:25 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=6048 Friends of Ronan Park are holding our monthly meeting this
Tuesday April 24th, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM at Homestead Cafe, Fields Corner

Topics will include
-Spring park clean up – Boston Shines/Love your Block May 5th
-11th Annual Kite & Arts Festival late June
-Movie Nights in upper Ronan Park beginning late July thru September
-Safety, neighborhood, and other park concerns (local development, budget, elections)
-Fall projects
-Volunteering and outreach

All are welcome; please join to find out more about participating and contributing to our great programs

FoRP needs your help!

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Movie Night 9/8 (The Boss Baby) & FORP meeting Wednesday 9/6 https://friendsofronanpark.org/2017/09/movie-night-98-the-boss-baby-forp-meeting-wednesday-96/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2017/09/movie-night-98-the-boss-baby-forp-meeting-wednesday-96/#respond Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:22:30 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=4183 We’re happy to invite folks to join us for movie night in the park on Friday, September 8th at 7 pm. We’ll be screening The Boss Baby on the lawn near the playground. Light refreshments served before the screening begins.

In addition, Friends of Ronan Park hold our monthly meeting, which is open to the public, on Wednesday September 6th, at 6:30 p.m. at Homestead Cafe, in Fields Corner. Join us and contribute!

 

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July 12 mtg & July 14 movie night https://friendsofronanpark.org/2017/07/july-12-mtg-july-14-movie-night/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2017/07/july-12-mtg-july-14-movie-night/#respond Wed, 12 Jul 2017 14:25:43 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=3589 Our July meeting will be held Wednesday July 12th at Homestead Bakery, 1448 Dorchester Ave, Fields Corner. 6:30 -8:00 PM.
All are invited. Come learn about exciting new developments in the neighborhood and events in the park.


Last week’s scheduled movie night was postponed due to weather, plans are on for this Friday July 14. Bring a chair or blanket and come watch a movie with your neighbors!

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June 14 mtg & June 17 Kite Festival https://friendsofronanpark.org/2017/06/june-14-mtg-june-17-kite-festival/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2017/06/june-14-mtg-june-17-kite-festival/#respond Tue, 13 Jun 2017 04:43:51 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=3566 Friends of Ronan ParkOur June meeting will be held Wednesday June 14th at Homestead Bakery, 1448 Dorchester Ave, Fields Corner.  6:30 -8:00 PM.

All are invited.  Come learn about exciting new developments in the neighborhood and events in the park.


10th Annual FoRP Kite Festival

Saturday June 17th at Ronan Park playing fields, 10-1 PM.

First 30 children get free kites to fly and keep.

Other games and rides (card board slide!), also some local info tables.

Food & drink available.Friends of Ronan Park

 

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Annual Park Clean Up [FIRST EVENT OF THE YEAR!] https://friendsofronanpark.org/2017/04/annual-park-clean-up-first-event-of-the-year/ https://friendsofronanpark.org/2017/04/annual-park-clean-up-first-event-of-the-year/#respond Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:32:03 +0000 https://friendsofronanpark.org/?p=2935 Saturday, April 22, 2017

Come out to help clean up the park and get it ready for the summer season! All supplies will be provided and found by the flagpole. Enjoy free pizza with neighbors afterwards!

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