On Saturday December 10, 2011, Mayor Menino visited Open Gym as part of the Official Launch of the BCYF Recreation Center at Madison Park. Healthy Kids, Healthy Futures partners Bob Gittens of Northeastern University and Dr. Shari Nethersole of Children’s Hospital Boston joined Mayor Menino in speaking about the importance of the Recreation Center at Madison Park and the programming like Open Gym that takes place there. Several families were also honored by Mayor Menino for their dedicated participation in Open Gym.
- Open Gym featured in the Bay State Banner
- Northeastern University student speaks about his experience with Open Gym