Special Events 2017
Explorers Club Children’s Tea
April 9, 2017 • Four Seasons, Boston
PIP families and friends came together for the 2nd year in celebration of the newly founded Emerald Necklace Explorers Club. JC Monahan emcee’d a wonderful afternoon featuring a Kodomo and Invidia Salon and Spa sponsored fashion presentation along with kid-friendly activity stations hosted by the Franklin Park Zoo, The Boston Park Rangers and Lifetime Fitness.
Coomi Raffle & Neiman Marcus Hat Pop-up
April 6, 2017 • Neiman Marcus, Boston
PIP supporters gathered for champagne and unveiling of the Coomi Surprise Raffle. Coomi discussed her collection and guests enjoyed a special Hat Pop-Up with unique head pieces curated from various Neiman Marcus stores across the country.
Evening at Winston’s
March 28, 2017 • Winston Flowers, Chestnut Hill
Committee members gathered for a wonderful evening with Winston’s event designer, Tori Samuel, who demonstrated valuable tips for arranging flowers. Guests enjoyed delicious bites and wine courtesy of The Catered Affair and took home their own unique arrangements and a lesson in floral design.
Education Committee Lunch
March 1, 2017 • 100 High Street
Party in the Park committee members enjoyed a delicious lunch in the conference room at Brown Advisory for a discussion on how to keep a sustainable garden and the Conservancy’s work on maintaining healthy habitats. Hosted by Education Committee member Claire Commons, it was informative, well attended, inspiring and a harbinger of spring with multiple arrangements of daffodils.
Night at Symphony
February 23, 2017 • Symphony Hall, Boston
Night at Symphony on February 23rd was a fabulous success and the BSO has again generously underwritten this wonderful evening! Over 130 Party in the Park supporters gathered to enjoy a wonderful dinner and raffle before a world premier and extraordinary performance conducted by Andris Nelsons. Thank you to all who attended, and to Mark Volpe and Kim Noltemy and the entire BSO team for their generous partnership.