403RiverDay -bring the kids to the river and they will learn
- Jun 1, 2006Medford's Andrews Middle School, located along the Mystic in Medford
presented their 3rd annual RiverDay event on May 31st/.
Photos have been uploaded in a RiverDay album. Many thanks to our
river-side neighbors who presented the program and made the river more
accessible through their efforts. This is the next generation of river-
users and we are working to educate and involve them.
This year's theme: Boats! Was a group effort!
These are the organizations that contributed materials, people , time
and effort to make the Andrew's Mystic RiverDay program a success:
*RiverSide Yacht Club, hosted 600 students as guests on their docks!
*Everett Police/Marine Division Patrick Johnston
*Massachusetts State Police
*Medford Boat Club, Sailing
*Marblehead Model Yacht Club
*Boys & Girls Clubs of Somerville & Medford/canoes from Blessing of
the Bay Boathouse
*US Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 25
*USS Constitution Museum
*REI, kayak demonstrations
*Courageous Sailing Center, loan of 50 PFDs for students
*Charles River Canoe & Kayak, loan of 50 PFDs for students
*Andrews PTO parents and friends, volunteers all