Lake Quannapowitt 1 Common St, Wakefield, MA01880 Lake Quannapowitt, a 275-acre shallow pond, sits just north of the center of town and just south of Route 95. Although…More closed for swimming, the lake and the surrounding park, playgrounds, boating ramps and gazebo provide Wakefield's residents and visitors with a place to walk, run, play and enjoy the scenery.
Lakeside Cemetery 501 North Ave, Wakefield, MA01880 This cemetery, established in 1846, is run by a private, nonprofit organization. Plots are available on an immediate and…More preneeded basis and are open for sale to Wakefield and non-Wakefield residents. The cemetery overlooks Lake Quannapowitt and features winding paths, large trees and pretty landcapes.
First Parish Congregational Church 1 Church St, Wakefield, MA01880 The First Parish Congregational Church is part of United Church of Christ. It is located in downtown Wakefield, next to…More Lake Quannapowitt and the town commons. The church offers Bible studies for men and women and youth programs for children and students. It holds weekly services on Sundays. Infant and toddler child care is provided at the 10:30am service.
Temple Israel Cemetery 492 North Ave, Wakefield, MA01880 The Temple Israel Cemetery, located on North Ave on Lake Quannapowitt, is the property of the Temple Israel Chuch of…More Boston. Established back in 1859, there are still plots open for purchase. The graveyard is set up in a grid pattern with paved walkways, nicely manicured grass, and large headstones and monuments. Temple Israel holds an Annual Memorial Day Service at the cemetery each year.
The Emmanuel Episcopal Church of Wakefield, located near Lake Quannapowitt and adjacent to the town common, is a…More Christian sacramental church that prides itself on welcoming all people -- young and old, men and women, gay and straight and all races.
The parish was officially established in Wakefield in 1869 and has remained in its current building since 1900. The church holds weekly services on Sundays, weekly prayer groups, contributes to area food pantries and runs a nonprofit, non-denominational children's preschool called the Canterbury Children's Center. It also provides weekly Christian educational programs for children, young adults and adults on Wednesday nights.
Set on the banks of the Lake Quannapowitt and conveniently located right off of route 95, just miles north of Boston,…More the Clarion Inn offers a scenic experience at a fraction of the cost of hotels in the city. Nightly rates starting at just $80 per night.
The hotel operates in a historic lakeside building that was originally opened in the 1960s. The quaint and comfortable lobby echoes the feel of the entire hotel, and the friendly staff is always readily available to assist guests with anything they might need – whether it's room service, some fresh towels or a cab.
There is also an attached function hall, the Lakeside Function Room, ideal for business meetings and functions of any magnitude. Attached to the lobby is an intimate lounge that offers ice cold beverages and nightly entertainment.