ESL Conversation Group | Jan 9, 2017

Practice speaking English with other adult ESL learners and new English speakers in an informal and friendly group setting. Groups are led by a native English speaker.


When: January 9, 2017, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Where: 1520 Dorchester Ave Dorchester, MA 02122


Cost: Free


Contact: 617.859.2446 or email or

Summer Solstice Garden Tour | June 19

The Dorchester Park Association and Cedar Grove Gardens have organized a Summer Solstice Garden Tour to benefit Dorchester Park. The walking tour will feature ten Dorchester residents’ private gardens, all in the Melville Avenue area.

Cedar Grove Gardens will set up a kiosk at the Shawmut T station where attendees can pick up a map, and then explore the gardens at their own pace. A wine and cheese reception will follow at one of the homes in the tour.

When:  Sunday, June 19 from 11-3pm

Where: Dorchester Park, 2180 Dorchester Ave

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Herbs at Home | May 3

Herbs are an easy way to add freshness, flavor, and health to your cooking, and are simple to grow indoors or out. Learn how you can grow and cook with basil, cilantro, parsley, oregano, rosemary, and more. 


When: May 3 at 6 PM - 7 PM

Where: Fields Corner Branch, 1520 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester 02122

Space is limited. 
For additional information please contact the Fields Corner Branch at 617.436.2155.

Kids' Garden Club: Annual Sweet Pea Planting | March 17

Help kick off gardening season early by sowing sweet pea seeds in the Adams Street Branch garden. The sooner they plant them the sweeter they'll be. Kids' Garden Club programs are suitable for ages 3 and up.

When: Thursday, MARCH 17, 2016, 4:30 – 5 P.M.

Where: Adams Street Library Garden,  690 Adams St, Dorchester, MA 02122

FREE Yoga in the Garden | June 26 - July 24

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Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition and Boston Natural Area Network presents: Yoga in the Garden! Just bring a towel and a bottle of water

When: EVERY Friday June 12th through July 24th (no classes on July 3)

Where: City Natives

30 Edgewater Dr, Mattapan 

Cost: FREE! 
To Register: Email Eva at >> Read More

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