Tag Archive for Lynn Community Association

Spring Community Cleaning in Lynn

4/28/18 There were cleanups and other green activities throughout Lynn today. If anyone has photos they’d like to contribute to this post from their cleanup, please send them to editor@lynnhappens.com. Some folks were at the Warren Park Build-Out organized by Lynn Community Gardens building raised beds and filling them with composting. Other folks were volunteering…

Lynn Teamed Up to Clean Up Saturday

A Lynn Community Association organized city-wide annual volunter cleanup program formerly known as Clean Sweep to the Sea took place Saturday. The new name is Team Up to Clean Up, and people did. First, some met at the Lynn Museum downtown for a breakfast catered by Andy’s Breakfast and Lunch and then they fanned out…

Photos of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Volunteers

1/16/17 Here are some of the fine folks, young and old, who helped out around Lynn today on various projects.  There was a non-perishable food drive at Stop & Shop and Compare Supermarkets organized by the Lynn Youth Health Alliance (sadly, didn’t get that on camera). Last year, they collected roughly 400lbs of food. The…

Lynn Community Association Signing up Volunteers for MLK Day of Service

1.3.17 January 16, 2017 is the Lynn Community Association organized 6th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service. Volunteer for a shift that meets your schedule and talents at www.LynnMLKDay.org or click on the flyer below. The day begins with a meetup and continental breakfast 9:30am at the Washington Street Baptist Church, 256 Washington Street,…

Lynn Community Association Passes Gavel, Recognizes Founder

10.18.16 At the Lynn Community Association (LCA) meeting Sunday outgoing President Tyrone Hawkins passed the gavel to new President and former VP Josh Goodwin. Former President and LCA founder Mary Trahan was a surprised recipiant of the Community Service Award. “This award is presented to express our deep appreciation to you for being our founder…

2016 MLK Day of Service

Volunteers from a a coalition of several Lynn organizations met this morning at Girls, Inc before participating in service projects throughout the city. Embedded tweet from Congressman Seth Moulton – Happy MLK Day from #LynnMA! #ma6 #mapoli pic.twitter.com/AK74MIvbM2 — Seth Moulton (@sethmoulton) January 18, 2016 Click images for captions The Coalition is chaired by Mary…

Photos from Thursday’s LCA Community Resource Fair

The Lynn Community Association held its annual Community Resource Fair at the Connery Elementary School Thursday, October 29th, 2015. Attendees who received a sticker from each table could win a prize, and additional raffles were sold for $1. Children received books from The Real Program, decorated pumpkins and more – while adults and children could…

LCA Councilor at Large Forum 8-26-2015

Organized by the Lynn Community Association and held at the Rantoul Black Box Theatre in LynnArts Wednesday, August 26th, 2015. Video courtesy of LynnCAM. LynnHappens was busy with Wednesday’s New Music in the Square. Local coupons from Money Mailer!

LCA School Committee Candidates Forum

7/30/15 The Lynn Community Association hosted a School Committee Candidates Forum in the Neal Rantoul Black Box Theatre inside the LynnArts Building Tuesday. Your editor/sometimes videographer was busy with New Music in the Square, but thanks to the close proximity of the event was able to set up a camera with a wide shot. If…