Greater Boston Area

SUMMER PROGRAMS IN DORCHESTER!

There are so many different summer camps and programs happening in Dorchester! Check these websites out for more info: 

 

Leahy Holloran Community Center has a Summer Program. The age is not specified on the post.

http://leahyhollorancommunitycenter.com/programs/summer-program/

 

American Family Child Association has a Summer Program as well. The listing on savvysource.com says that they take children as young as 4 years old. 

http://www.savvysource.com/camps-classes/ma/dorchester/14492-american-family-child-care-association

 

If your child is interested in nature, the Boston Nature Center has a summer program as well. The website says they take 5 year olds. >> Read More

Register for Savin Hill Spring Baseball!

REGISTER NOW FOR SAVIN HILL LITTLE LEAGUE!

• Open to ALL players who LIVE or ATTEND SCHOOL in the Dorchester Zip codes 02121, 02122, 02124, & 02125

• Register players ages 4 – 15 year old

• FREE Savin Hill Little League “Digi Camo” t-shirts to all players who are signed up and paid in full by the first Spring Training Session on March 1st.

• Registration open until March 15, 2015

• NEW this year $15 discount on player registration for recruiting new players to join SHLL. Not sure if you want to join? Check out the FAQs tab on our website or attend one of our Spring Training Sessions FOR FREE

 

Spring Training:

When: Sunday, March 15th

5 – 6 Year olds 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

7 – 8 Year olds 11:00 AM - Noon

9 -10 Year olds Noon – 1:00 PM >> Read More

Daily Table NOW HIRING!!!

The Daily Table is an innovative retail store/restaurant providing affordable wholesome food to the Dorchester and Boston community.

Though the organization plans to open no earlier than April 2015, the Daily Table is now accepting applications from the neighborhood to begin the hiring process. Available job positions include:

  • Dishwasher
  • Cashier
  • Driver
  • Kitchen Help

Attached below are the job descriptions for all 4 jobs, as well as the employment application. Please email your application and resume to rrubenis@dailytable.org.

ESOL for Human Services

 

esol for human services flyer

 

Do you want to help others? Do you need training or assistance to become a Human Services or disability services worker?

ESOL for Human Services provides job training and english classes for people interested in the Human Services field or helping people with disabilites. They are offering classes beginning the last week in February and ending on June 12th. Classes meet Monday to Thursday from 9:00am-2:30pm.

ESOL for Human Services offers Information Sessions every Thursday at 10:00am for candidates to find out about the program and complete the application process. They are located at 185 Columbia Road in Dorchester.

 

Requirements: 

-18 years or older

-High School Diploma or GED

-MA drivers license or Permit

 

Mather School Green Space Improvement Project

Artists, designers or teams comprised of an artist and a landscape architect are invited to forward qualifications for an exciting public art and improvement project to create a permanent public art installation inclusive of landscape improvements on the grounds of the historic Mather School in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood. This project is a collaborative effort between the City of Boston's Edward Ingersoll Browne Trust (BF), the Boston Art Commission (BAC), the Boston Public School Department, the Mather School Parent Council, and the Art Selection Committee of the Green Space Improvement Project.

Deadline: Friday, May 22nd at 11:59 pm
Submissions: Learn more about requirements here

Help Fields Corner Thrivein5's Healthy Kids in a Digital World Class!

Fields Corner Thrive in 5 is looking for two nurturing parents to help us at UP Academy Thursday mornings 10:00am to 12:00 pm for six weeks @ $30/week stipend.

 

Interested parents can give a call Sandy Sachs at 617-474-1143 x 227 or email her at 

ssachs@familynurturing.org

 

 

Click Here to Learn More About the Healthy Kids in a Digital World Class

 

 

Muay Thai Classes with Dorchester Boxing Club!

Irish Rob will be teaching a Muay Thai class every Sunday at noon and Thursdays at 7pm. $8 per class. Walk-ins welcome.

Stop by the gym at those times or text Danny for more information: 617-842-7203.

FREE ESL Classes at Saint Marks!

 

Need to boost your English skills? No problem! Come to Saint Mark's FREE ESL classes, beginning in July!

Deadline to sign up is June 15th!

 

When: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays

July 6th through August 13th

9:30AM-12:00PM

Where: Saint Mark's School Annex

1725 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester

To sign up/ for more info: Call Mike Oliver at (617)288-8515 or Gabriela Martinez at (781)406-0972

Healthworks Kids Summer Fit Camp!

Fitspiration! Kids Summer FitCamp will encompass a full day of skill-themed physical activities, leadership development, creative cultural programming along with nutrition and wellness activities.

 

Starts July 1st through August 7th, 2015

For Girls & Boys Ages: 5 – 12

Price per week: $75 member / $100 non-member

Price for Full 6 Week Session:$375 member / $450 non-member

REGISTER NOW! Spaces Limited.

Visit or call the club at 617-825-2800

Contact: Emily Paine, Youth Fitness Coordinator at epaine@healthworkscommunityfitness.org 450 Washington Street, Dorchester, MA 02124 healthworkscommunityfitness.org

CaribbeanArts Mural Contest!

The City of Dorchester wants you!
Calling all Dorchester artists:
We need a fresh new design.
Help us beautify the brick wall near our Gallery.
Submissions are now being accepted for:

The 2015 Caribbean Arts Mural Design Contest

 Contest open to artists residing in Dorchester.
 There is no specific theme. Share your best concept.
 Brick wall is approximately 20’ x 14’ max size
 Winner announced in July.
 Painting to commence mid-July for completion by late October.
 Grant: $1000
 Submission deadline: June 30, 2015.

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