Neighborhood Forest is giving out trees to plant with your children in celebration of Earth Day.
Use Bridgewater Public Library's link to sign up for your tree, which will be sent to BPL mid to late April. You'll receive an email from firstname.lastname@example.org when your tree is ready for pickup.
Register by March 15th. This offer is available while supplies last.
The Lioness of Boston
Nex Benedict, a 16-year-old non-binary high school student, died after being attacked at their high school, where they had previously been bullied.
Visit the BCCR FB page for more about the 2/24 standout.
Candelight Vigil at Boston Common
Some BCCR members braved the cold and attended the Candlelight Vigil in honor and memory of Nex Benedict held at the Boston Common Bandstand at 6:00 p.m. on 2/24/24.
Other regional Trans, LGBTQ+, and Native Americans groups attended, standing up for the transgender community and expressing a need for change.
MA Indigenous Legislative Bills S.245/H.247 (current bill numbers November, 2023) request the prohibition of Native American mascots in MA public schools.
Click the S.245 and/or H.247 links above to read the bills.