Spindle City Corp hard at work with Lowell Parks Conservation Trust
Contact: Phil Lupsiewicz, 978-275-1705
WHO: Spindle City Corps (SCC) youth participants and Lowell Parks & Conservation Trust (LPCT)
WHAT: The youth members of the SCC, a summer program of Community Teamwork, Incorporated (CTI) and Lowell National Historical Park (LNHP), are undertaking a trail conservation and access project at the West Meadow Road Property of the Lowell Parks & Conservation Trust. This project will manage access to the site and enhance public access and enjoyment at this Land Trust property.
WHEN: Thursday, August 6, 2009, from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm
WHERE: West Meadow Road Property of the Lowell Parks & Conservation Trust. The trailhead is at the cul-de-sac at the end of Lauren Way. Call on arrival.
CONTACTS: On arrival contact:
Lara Hooper of Lowell National Historical Park, cell: 978-726-9735
INTERVIEWS/PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES: The SCC and LPCT crew members and managers will be engaged in this trail project and available for photos and interviews during this time.
Did You Know?
There were female and male overseers in the mills of Lowell in the 19th century. In Rev. Henry Miles' book, Lowell As It Was, and As It Is, he mentions that the Boott Cotton Mills has recently opened a new weave room and it is being overseen by two women overseers. More...