The Association of Romanians in New England, along with Romani in Boston (Facebook) and Romanian Moms (Yahoo) co-organized a Romanian picnic in Arnold Arboretum Sunday May 8, 2011.
The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is the oldest public arboretum in North America and one of the world’s leading centers for the study of plants. Of the thousands of flowering plants in the Arboretum, only one, the lilac, is singled out each year for a daylong celebration on Mothers’ Day. Tours of the lilacs, dance performances, picnicking (allowed on this special day only), and family activities make for a memorable day.
Despite the rather unstable weather, we managed to gather in the (more…)