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Dorchester Neighborhood Night | June 9

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Summer is around the corner and it's time to celebrate! Join Onein3 in Dorchester for their June edition of Neighborhood Nights!  Celebrate the sunshine with a casual night of drinks, conversation and community building.  

This month Onein3 is partnering with Read Boston, the city's only comprehensive early literacy program, to host a book drive for young Bostonians ages 3-8.  Take a walk down memory lane and bring your favorite book as a kid, or choose from a list of suggested books

Look forward to seeing you all there! 

 

When: Tuesday, June 9th

6:00PM-8:00PM

Where: The Blarney Stone

1505 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester

To register/ For more info: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/onein3-june-neighborhood-night-dorchester-edition-tickets-16956051005

 

Haitian Heritage Parade | May 17

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Come celebrate Haitian Heritage! The 15th Annual Haitian Unity Parade will take place on Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan and Dorchester! More than 200 local organizations, schools and businesses from all over New England are expected to participate in the event, which can draws tens of thousands of people.

 

When: Sunday, May 17th

1:00PM

Where: Mattapan Square

1624 Blue Hill Avenue, Mattapan

For more info: http://www.bostonhaitian.com/2015/haitian-heritage-month-include-flag-raising-parade-may-17

 

Mayor Marty Walsh Coffee Hour | May 26 and June 9

Join Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department for the 17th Annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour Series in local parks citywide from May 6th - June 17th. All participants will enjoy coffee and breakfast treats provided by Dunkin’ Donuts along with a flowering plant grown in the city’s greenhouses!

 

When: Tuesday May 26th

9:30AM-10:30AM

Where: Martin Playground

95 Myrtlebank Avenue, Dorchester

 

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When: Tuesday, June 9th

9:30AM-10:30AM

Where: Ronan Park

92 Mount Ida Road, Dorchester

 

For more info: http://www.cityofboston.gov/Parks/

 

Boston Shines in Dorchester! | May 2

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BOSTON SHINES IS COMING TO DORCHESTER ON MAY 2ND, 2015!

 

Be a part of the community-wide clean up! Below are all of the opportunities for you to join the Boston Shines event and help make Dorchester shine!

 

Codman Square: Boston Shines will be happening in several different locations of Codman Square!

  • 9:00AM- Codman Square Great Hall, 6 Norfolk St (MyDorchester)
  • 9:00AM- Loesch Family Park, Wainwright Street (Codman Square Neighborhood Council)
  • 9:00AM- Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corporation, 587 Washington Street (CSNDC)

Bowdoin-Geneva:

  • 9:00AM- Corner of Richfield and Puritan (Bowdoin-Geneva Residents Association)
  • 10:00AM- St. Peter’s Teen Center, 278 Bowdoin Street 

Fields Corner:

  •  9:00AM- Toohig Park, 40 Gibson Street
  • 9:00AM- Ronan Park flag pole, Adams Street (Friends of Ronan Park)

Four Corners:

  • 8:00AM- 367 Washington Street (Greater Four Corners Action Coalition)

 

Uphams Corner:

  • 9:30AM- Uphams Corner Main Street main office, 545 Columbia Road (Uphams Corner Main Street)
  • 9:00AM- Wendover Street (Dorchester Bay EDC)
  • 9:00AM- St. Mary's Women and Children Center,  90 Cushing Ave (Jones Hill Civic)

Ashmont Adams: 

  • 9:00AM- 319 Ashmont Street (Ashmont Adams Association)

 

Franklin Field  area:

  • 10:00AM- Sportsman Tennis Club, 950  Blue Hill Avenue (Sportsman Tennis Club)

Sock-making with Stitch House Dorchester | Feb 1, 8, and March 1

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Libby of the Stitch House Dorchester is teaching three different classes on how to make "waffle footsies." Learn how to make socks for yourself and others!

 

When: Sundays, February 1, 8, and March 1

2:00PM-4:00PM

Where: Stitch House Dorchester

Cost: $60

To Register: Call the Stitch House at (617) 265-8013 

L.I.P.S.T.I.C.K Leadership Meeting | Feb 7

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If you have never heard of LIPSTICK, now is your chance to learn and become a part of this great group! Ladies Involved in Putting a Stop To Inner City Killing is hosting their monthly leadership training meeting. Learn the importance of keeping illegal guns out of our communities and keeping each other safe from violence and killing.

 

When: Saturday Feb. 7, 2015

10:00AM-12:00PM

Where: Grove Hall Public Library

41 Geneva Ave Dorchester

To RSVP: Call (617) 233-5363

 

Dorchester Winter Stars Concert | Dec 20

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Boston City Singers brings together over 100 of its young singers to lift the holiday spirit through singing and drumming for the Dorchester Winter Stars Concert!

It's Free, and donations are accepted.

Concert will be held:

When: Saturday, December 20th

Time: 7:00pm

Where: St. Ann Church, 243 Neponset Ave., Dorchester 02122.

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Dorchester YMCA Family Fun Night | Dec 19

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FAMILY FUN NIGHT!

Stop by the Dorchester YMCA for a holiday party!

Arts, Crafts, cookies and more!

Who: YMCA of Greater Boston

Where: 776 Washington St, Dorchester MA 02124

When:  December 19th

Time: 4:30pm to 6:00 pm

 

LAST Dorchester Winter Farmers' Market | March 27

Dorchester Winter Farmers' Market

Do you like fresh and delicious food? Are you looking for more organic, home-grown options in your diet? The Dorchester Winter Farmers Market can help! Come meet with your fellow community at the ONLY winter farmers market in Dorchester and learn about all the delicious natural food vendors have to offer! Kids activities will be provided as well!

When:  March 27th

3:00PM-7:00PM

Where:  Codman Square Health Center

Great Hall (next to health center)
6 Norfolk St. Dorchester

Questions?:  Visit the Dorchester Community Food Co-op website at https://dotcommcoop.wordpress.com/

See you there!

 

Dorchester Community Food Co-op Holiday Meet and Greet | Dec 17

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Join the Dorchester Community Food Co-op for good food and conversation during our "Holiday Meet and Greet!" 

When: Wednesday, December 17

Time:  6-8 pm

Where: Restaurante Cesaria
266 Bowdoin St., Dorchester

Sample delicious Cape Verdean appetizers!
Meet members of the Food Co-op!

Hear a short report on the progress of co-op development and an update on the Winter Farmers' Market

For more information, call Co-op Project Manager: 
Jenny Silverman  617-272-5917

 

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