We depend on the support of our members to achieve our goal of restoring
the Brooks Estate landscape and historic buildings. Please join us.
20th Annual Brooks Estate Picnic
July 14, 2018 (Saturday) - Noon to 3 p.m. at the Manor at the end of the Access drive, off Grove Street
This is our 20th Annual Picnic (that's a lot of hot dogs...) and we're hoping to make it extra special in 2018!
M-BELT supplies the hot dogs, burgers (and veggie burgers), and tonic (soda) and asks attendees to bring something from this list: junk food/snacks; salads; cookies; fruit; or other picnic food. (You do not have to bring food in order to attend).
In 2018 the event will include information about the Brooks Estate project, tours, our famous Raffle, and more.... (We hope to have music and some art activities.....stay tuned for more details!)
The event is free to all.
Support contributions and sponsorships are welcome (send tax-deductible donations to M-BELT, P.O. Box 328, Medford, MA 02155).
Volunteers for set-up (about 11 a.m.) and clean-up (after 3 p.m.) are always welcome, too.
For more information, or to RSVP for the Picnic (if you wish), e-mail Cloaking For ADA accommodations, call (781) 396-3001 or TDD 711.
NOTE: Location and Parking Rules for the Picnic on July 14
Location - The yard of the brick Shepherd Brooks Manor at the end of the access drive, up from the green gate (blue sign) at 275 Grove Street in Medford. (Grove Street is off High Street/ Route 60 in West Medford. The Brooks Estate is about 8/10 of a mile north, just past the black gates to the Oak Grove Cemetery. Look for the blue sign / green gate.
Parking Rules - For the Picnic, do not park in the Brooks Estate unless you need handicapped parking (at the Manor). Best to walk in at the green gate and blue sign at 275 Grove Street (Medford), and then walk up the access drive to the end. Do not park in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Do not park along the access drive. Do not park on Grove Street.
HANDICAPPED PARKING: If you need handicapped parking, drive slowly up the access drive to the Manor (the road is bumpy, be careful) Someone will show you where to park: please follow instructions (we have had a lot of experience.)
For more Information or questions, send an e-mail to Cloaking .