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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

 

Dorchester Winter Farmers' Market | Jan 9

Dorchester Winter Farmers' Market

Do you like fresh and delicious food?

Come on down to the Dorchester Winter Farmers' Market!

Where:  Codman Square Health Center
6 Norfolk St.

When:  Season Opening: Friday afternoon Jan 9!

Time:  3pm-7pm

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

 

Ornament Contest at Stitch House Dorchester | Dec 19

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Now that December is here, we're excited to get in the holiday spirit with a contest! Create an ornament by sewing, crocheting, or knitting, bring it in by 12/19, and we'll display it in the shop for customer voting. The winner will be announced on 12/19 at the shop holiday party! 

Where:  Stitch House | 846 Dorchester Avenue | Dorchester | MA | 02125

When: From now until December 19th

Time: During open hours

Website:  http://stitchhousedorchester.com/ >> Read More

Lower Mills Holiday Stroll | Nov 20

The kick off with the Tree Lighting is at 5:30 pm in front of Meetinghouse Bank. Join the Brass Ensemble and the Elizabeth Seton Girls’ Choir for a musical ceremony. Goodie bags, hot chocolate and candy canes will be provided by Meetinghouse.  Stop by ester to pick up totes and maps. Carney Hospital will be providing flu shots at the bank, and the trolley will start from St. Greg’s. Santa, balloon artists, warm cider and wine tastings will all be there, along with, new this year, pony rides at City Legends Barbers and live music on the ester patio with heaters flaring and blankets for the asking.

Raffles this year include 6 turkeys provided by STAR Supermarkets, and a health wise basket from Milton Acupuncturist.

Wind down the evening at Standish Village who will be celebrating 20 years in Lower Mills with a huge cake, champagne, strawberries and a harpist.

Health Of South Dorchester | August 6,2014

Come out and join the Boston Public Health Commission on August 6th to touch upon the health of the community. Talk about ways of improving your health, as well as recieve info about how to live a healthy and safe lifestyle. FREE food will be provided! This event will part take in th Great Hall in Codman Sqaure, located at 6 Norfolk Street, Dorchester MA, 20124. From 6:30-8:30pm!

Mom & Kid Ride | June 14

An easy-paced, off-street ride for women and kids!
11:00 Registration, bike decorating and face painting
12:00 Ride departs
1:00 Picnic and ice cream party

Lunch available for purchase at the Franklin Park Club House (cash only). Free kids' mac & cheese or hot dog with every $6 purchase. Complimentary JP Licks ice cream for all participants.

After the ride, enjoy an optional excursion to the Franklin Park Zoo -- the first 100 people to register will receive one free kids' pass to the zoo (adult ticket purchase required). Helmets required for all participants. No training wheels please! Mom and kids are welcome to invite the men in their lives.

Information and registration:
www.bostonbikes.org/women or 617-918-4458

Black & Green Celebration | April 6

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On Sunday, April 6 the Irish International Immigrant Center (IIIC) and Montserrat Aspirers will host their 20th Annual Black and Green Celebration. This event will take place at the Montserrat Aspirers Hall located at 358 Washington Street in Dorchester from 2-5 pm. 

This event was established in 1994 as a way to foster trust and build bridges between communities in Boston. It brings together many cultures for an afternoon of great food, music, and discussion. The theme of this year's event is The Faces of Change in Boston: Our Community Challenges and Improvements. The discussion will be led  by two special guests, Massachusetts State Senator, Linda Dorcena Forry a native Bostonian and first generation Haitian-American to represent the 1st Suffolk District. The other guest is author/activist Michael Patrick MacDonald, a South Boston native.  >> Read More

Dorchester Bike Festival | April 27

DATE CHANGE: Now Sunday, April 27 due to rain

Join the Dorchester Bike Festival on Saturday April 27, 2014 from 9am to noon.
Location: Pedal & Park Bike Parking Facility on Dorchester Avenue by the Ashmont T Station

Breakfast will be provided!

Timeline:

9am-11am - enjoy some free breakfast and get to know the Ashmont Pedal & Park facility, which enables commuters to park their bikes before catching buses and trains at the Ashmont T Station. There will be free bike tune-ups and family friendly activities to raise awareness about safe bicycling practices. You can also enter to win prizes.

11am-Noon - Family friendly group bicycle ride around Dorchester. >> Read More

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