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    The Summer Solstice Stroll

    Presented by at The John Hancock Tower

    June 21, 2012


    The Summer Solstice Stroll

    Third Annual Solstice Stroll: a walking tour and celebration of Copley Square, Boston which provides an exclusive opportunity to:

    • Learn about the history of Fenway Park in a talk with Richard Johnson, curator of The Boston Sports Museum and author of Field of our Fathers, and playwright, humorist, Red Sox poet laureate, Dick Flavin, at the John Hancock Tower.
    • At Trinity Church Dr. Tod Forman, local historian and author, will share his thoughts on Richardson’s Trinity Church, the first edge of Copley Square.
    • At The Old South Church find out what 1912, the Green line, Old South’s campanile and ragtime have in common.
    • Enjoy a performance presented by Commonweath Shakespeare Company in The Boston Public Library hosted by ArtsBoston and complemented by a reception at The Courtyard Restaurant provided by The Catered Affair.
    • Light buffet supper and historic tours at The Fairmont Copley Plaza, which is celebrating its Centennial in 2012.

    The Summer Solstice Stroll benefits The Friends of Copley Square, which provides funding to assist the City of Boston with the preservation, maintenance, and beautification of Copley Square.


    The John Hancock Tower

    200 Clarendon Street
    Boston, MA 02116

    Full map and directions

    Admission Info:


    Tickets may also be purchased by mailing a check by June 17th to:
    The Friends of Copley Square
    Post Office Box 170124
    Boston, MA 02117-0084

    Please include the names of your guests.

    General Day and Time Info:


    Accessibility Information: Currently, no accessibility information is available for this event.

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