Sullivan Square Community Garden Main St & Bunker Hill St, Charlestown, MA02129 For more than 30 years, the Sullivan Square Community Garden has provided a peaceful buffer between a residential and an…More industrial area. Its 63 plots are assigned to and maintained by volunteer gardeners from Charlestown, who grow vegetables and hundreds of varieties of flowers and perennials. At the height of the growing season, the garden is lush and visitors are welcome to explore it through meandering paths. Local residents can sign up for a plot. A waiting list is posted at the garden as well as on the Gardens for Charlestown website.
Boston Swing Central @ The Crosby Whistle Stop 24 Roland St, Charlestown, MA02129 Boston Swing Central opened is a volunteer-run organization that offers dance classes and dance parties most Tuesday and…More Friday nights of the year. It found a home in its current space last May at the Crosby Whistle Stop, which used to be a whistle factory. According to its web site, Boston Swing Central has two goals: First, to provide a weekly Friday night dance that caters to the desires of dancers of all levels. And second: To promote the work of other dance organizations, teachers and DJs around the city.