Mass in Motion Blog

Wakefield BOKS

Volunteers are needed for the fall BOKS session beginning 9/25/17 at the four Wakefield elementary schools. BOKS (www.bokskids.org) is a free, before-school, fitness program designed to give kids a body and brain boost that will set them up for a day of learning. Volunteers will be asked to make a 1 or 2x a week… Read More

Successful Spring 2017 StoryWalk®

  ”It’s Spring!” by Linda Glaser was the Spring self-guided StoryWalk® through the Middlesex Fells at Greenwood Park, across from the Stone Zoo.   This was the twelfth walk done collaboratively by the Friends of the Middlesex Fells Reservation, MA Department of Conservation and Recreation, Malden CFCE, Mass in Motion, Medford Family Network and the North… Read More

10th StoryWalk collaboration a success

“Why Do Leaves Change Color?” written by Betsy Maestro,  was the fall 2016 self-guided StoryWalk®  through the Middlesex Fells Reservation. This was the 10th collaborative StoryWalk®  of The Friends of the Middlesex Fells Reservation, the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation, the North Suburban Child and Family Resource Network, Medford Family Network, the Malden CFCE… Read More

What do YOU think?

We are seeking input from Melrose & Wakefield residents on two topics: Are there outdoor public spaces that would benefit from having a water fountain?   Are there parks or playgrounds that would benefit from having workout equipment/stations for people of all ages & abilities to use?   Please email your thoughts to Kara at:… Read More