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Check out sustainable activities people in Roslindale are up to:

  • Roslindale gardner Aviva Furman is aiming to harvest at least 100 pounds of food this year from her porch container garden and community garden plot.
Follow her progress on the 100 Pound Challenge blog


  • A group of Roslindale residents is working to make it possible for people in Boston to harvest our own eggs, and enjoy chickens as pets and lawn fertilizers.
Visit the Legalize Chickens in Boston Web pages to learn about the effort and to help bring Yolanda home.

Yolanda the chicken

Yolanda the chicken

  • A group of Roslindale residents is working to start a community garden
Visit the Friends of Healy Field web pages to learn more
download petition

Community garden flyer

  • Wood turner Beth Ireland is teaching people to make things for themselves
Follow Beth on her Turning Around America tour.

"I want to empower people through the act of making objects with their own hands. I will achieve this by teaching woodturning and simple woodworking to as many people as I can, while traveling across the United States in a van that contains a mini workshop and personal living space."

Beth teaching a
pack of Cub Scouts to do woodturning at
El Camino College in Los Angeles.