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On Tuesday, May 22nd, the Polish American Citizens Club is hosting a flower arranging workshop to celebrate spring! Event will be held from 6:30 - 8:30pm on the 1st floor of the club and is open to all. An instructor will teach participants how to make a... Read more
On Wednesday, May 23, the New England Regional Office of UNICEF USA will host the UNICEF Gala Boston, highlighting UNICEF’s lifesaving work and paying tribute to champions who have shown extraordinary commitment to saving and improving the lives of... Read more
Cedar Grove Cemetery welcomes the public to a Memorial Mass on Sunday, May 27th, 11 a.m. on the cemetery grounds.
An evening to celebrate the 2018 Chief Marshal and honor the 2018 Mayor of Dorchester. To purchase tickets please call the Dorchester Day Parade Committee at (857) 756-3675. Tickets not available at the door. JUNE 1, 2018 Chief Marshal's Dinner Florian... Read more
RESCHEDULED TO JUNE 2 Dozens of households are expected to participate in the 39nd annual Ashmont Hill Yard Sale on Saturday, May 19 (now June 2). Hours are 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Shoppers are likely to find everything from potted plants to toys, furniture to... Read more
Second Annual Haitian American Business Expo and Job FairTHE EVENT IS FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WHY ATTEND? - It’s FREE to attend! - Network with hundreds of business owners and entrepreneurs - Establish hundreds of new business contacts. - Attend FREE... Read more
Wild about wine? Franklin Park Zoo’s fifth annual wine tasting event, Uncorked, returns on June 2, and this year attendees are in for a truly Jurassic experience. Not only will guests have the opportunity to sample amazing wines at Uncorked: Winos and... Read more
2018 Project DEEP & The Blarney Stone Dorchester Day 5K Sunday, June 3rd Blarney Stone - Dorchester Ave. 11am Registration/Bib Pick Up 12pm Shotgun Start Cookout for Runners & Awards Immediately Following Pre-Race Day Registration $30 Adult/$15... Read more
Old South Meeting House and the Dorchester Historical Society co-sponsor a Dorchester-themed trivia night from 6-8 p.m. at 310 Washington St., Boston. Dorchester’s Naheem Garcia, an actor and educator, leads the event. Quiz questions have been developed... Read more
Reminisce about “Dorchester Then and Now: Community for All,” and join Dorchester Bay EDC in honoring local publisher and lifelong Dorchester resident Ed Forry, and the president and CEO of the New England Council, James Brett at Dorchester Bay EDC’s 39th... Read more
Thursday, June 7 at 6:30pm Florian Hall 55 Hallett St., Boston Join NepRWA board members, staff, volunteers, and friends at the historic Florian Hall in Dorchester for a fun night of food and drink. The guest speaker is Anthony Sammarco—noted historian... Read more
Help us celebrate your father (and all of ours!) at Franklin Park Zoo this Father’s Day, Sunday, June 17, with free admission for all fathers throughout the day. Bring Dad along with the entire family to the Franklin Park Zoo for a memorable day spent... Read more
Please join us for the Pineapple Project, an original play about gender, creativity, and each child's freedom to be who they are. The Pineapple Project was born during a moment of play between actor Mal Malme and her niece in which her niece said "Boys... Read more
Join us on Thursday, June 21st at 6:00pm as we celebrate 37 years of service to the community! Food, refreshments, entertainment and information will be provided!!
Join us on June 30 as food trucks from all over Greater Boston roll into Franklin Park Zoo for a deliciously wild evening! At this Food Truck Safari, Zoo guests will have the opportunity to purchase tasty offerings while enjoying music, activities, and... Read more
BCYF Camp Joy Program Registering Now BOSTON--Boston Centers for Youth & Families, the City of Boston's largest youth and human service agency, is now accepting applications for Camp Joy, a summer program for Boston residents ages 3 to 22 with... Read more