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Aug, 2017

Fri., 8/18/17
Join neighbors and friends at Medal of Honor Park on Fri., Aug. 18 from 4-7 p.m. Free food and entertainment, a magician, balloons animals, a bounce house, and more.
Fri., 8/18/17
St Mark Community Education Program's Board of Directors, students and staff invite you to the unveiling of our mural, We, too, are America. Friday, August 18, 2017 from 6-8 pm , St Mark School Annex , 197 A Centre St. Light refreshments will be served... Read more
Sat., 8/19/17
Celebrate National Health Center Week on Sat., Aug. 19 from 11-2 p.m. in Codman Square Park.
Sat., 8/19/17
Join us on Sat., Aug. 19 at Franklin Park Playstead, Dorchester from 12-6 p.m. for entertainment, food, games and fun for the whole family. For more information, please call 617-284-1199.
Sat., 8/19/17
In a fictional universe, the United States is faced with a growing number of superpowered Americans who draw their abilities from magical objects, biological experiments, and futuristic technology. An incident in Tulsa involving an abuse of super powers... Read more
Sat., 8/19/17
From 12-2 p.m., you are invited to our annual Standish Family Fun Day! Join us for music, food, and special guests and celebrate the Standish Community. For further information, visit
Sat., 8/19/17
Don’t miss the eighth annual Brew at the Zoo at Franklin Park. Brew at the Zoo is a beer-tasting event that offers guests the opportunity to walk on the wild side as they sample offerings from local breweries and restaurants. The entire zoo (weather... Read more
Sun., 8/20/17
House League fall 2017 season registration is opened until Sun., August 20. No registration will be accepted after that date. Unpaid registrations will be deleted by the system. Age divisions and playing format: (K-1 and K-2) U6, 5v5 up to 12 players... Read more
Tue., 8/22/17
Tues., August 22: Ice Cream Social at JP Licks, 4-6 p.m. Ages 6-17. Updates and changes to the schedule will be posted on Boston.Gov/BCYF. For more information on Girls Nights or to register, please e-mail Erika.Butler@Boston.Gov or call her at 617-635-... Read more
Thu., 8/24/17
10-1 p.m. -- Taught by Kit Clark Senior Service staff, all classes will use fresh produce from local farmers market. Cooking class topics include: Enjoying healthy foods that taste great Eating healthy on a budget Healthy eating = lifestyle Call 617-533-... Read more
Sat., 8/26/17
Watch the movie Jaws on Sat., Aug. 26 at Malibu Beach, Savin Hill off Morrissey Blvd. Children’s events start at 5:30 p.m. and the movie will start at 7:30 p.m. Bring a blanket, picnic, chairs and your friends and family to enjoy this end of summer free... Read more
Mon., 8/28/17
On Mon., Aug. 28 from 6-7:30 p.m., A Conversation with Misty Copeland, a Principal Dancer with the American Ballet Theatre, will discuss her distinguished career with Meghna Chakrabarti, the host of WBUR's Radio Boston. A book signing with Misty Copeland... Read more
Tue., 8/29/17
The Boston Ward 17 Democratic Committee will meet on Tuesday, August 29, 7 p.m. at the Sheet Metal Workers Local 17 Hall. This will be an endorsement meeting for the municipal elections taking place this year, and all candidates are welcome to attend and... Read more
Wed., 8/30/17
Join us as our Grab Your Passport! Destination: Hawaii day features the Hokupa’a Hula Collective! For further information, visit

Sep, 2017

Sat., 9/9/17
The Savin Hill Neighborhood Yard Sale will be on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 9am-2pm. To get on the map or to request a copy of the map, email Raindate: Sunday, 9/10/17.
Sun., 9/10/17
Take a walk down memory lane Sun., Sept. 10 from 10-4 at the fifth annual Classic Car Show in historic Dorchester Park. Classic hit tunes will add atmosphere to the display of beautifully restored vehicles. Ester Lower Mills Dining and Richie’s Slush will... Read more
Wed., 9/13/17
The event is held in Peabody Square on Wed., Sept. 13 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Family friendly community festival designed to showcase the growing cycling community in Dorchester. It is free to attend, with food and beverages available for individual purchase... Read more
Sat., 9/16/17
Sat., Sept. 16 from 11-3 p.m.; Art & Health Street Festival on Stoughton Street at Columbia Road. For general info, email
Sun., 9/17/17
Discounted Early Bird Registration now available through May 31st for 40-mile scenic course down car-free Storrow Drive and across the Emerald Necklace. Registration for New England’s largest cycling celebration is now open for the opportunity to bike... Read more
Mon., 9/25/17
Golf outing on Mon., Sept. 25 at 8 a.m. at Wampatuck Country Club, Canton. $175 per golfer. For more information, contact Phil Olsen at 617-515-9851, Jeff Hampton at 617-347-1757 or Bill Sansone at 617-828-4557 or
Tue., 9/26/17
Tues., Sept. 26 from 7-8:30 p.m.; Fall Flashlight Walk starting and ending at the Strand Theatre. Have questions? Email Nicole at For general info, email

Nov, 2017

Wed., 11/29/17
The Foundation for Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) invites you to HUBNOB on Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at the House of Blues Boston. Celebrate our 45th anniversary with a fun-filled carnival themed event. Step right up to play carnival... Read more
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