Blog posts tagged in Jamaica Pond
By Ali Maas
Nestled between three highways and an ocean of urban sprawl lays Jamaica
Pond. My entire life I have driven past Jamaica Pond and for years, I sat in my car,
saw a flash of white sails, and wished to be on the water. All I knew of the pond
was tiny moments speckling my life. This year many young Bostonians just
entering Swim Sail Science, Summer Learning Project, and Summer Youth
Program, and I discovered the vastness of
This Saturday we hosted a Halloween-themed Open House at the JP boathouse for Summer Youth Program students, families, and staff.
It was a gorgeous day on the pond with bright sunshine, a strong breeze, and beautiful autumn colors. Many families joined us, decked out in the finest Halloween costumes, and sailed, rowed, painted pumpkins, ate too much candy, and celebrated the fall season with other Youth Program participants and staff.
Thank you to the JP boathouse staff, the excellent instructors