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1st Annual I Am Kreyol Fundraiser, Jun. 26

I Am KreyoliMan Fashion Group and KREYOL present the 1st Annual "I Am Kreyol" Fundraiser. Musical performances by Shea Rose, P.Nom, Zili Misik, and Ashley Rose. Includes live art and speakers from Boston mothers care and physicians for Haiti. Tickets are $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Dress code: Fashionably Chic, no athletic wear. The fundraiser takes place on Sunday, June 26, from 7:30 p.m. to 1 a.m. The fundraiser will be held at 1222 Washington Street in Boston. Proceeds will benefit Boston Mothers Care.

Steppin' Owt Of Line, Jul. 23

Steppin' Owt of LineThe Strand Theatre (543 Columbia Road) is hosting Iota Phi Theta's National Stepshow, "Steppin' Owt of Line," on July 23. The doors open at 1:30 p.m. and the show begins at 2:30 p.m. Ticket Prices: Orchestra $25, Balcony $35. Purchase tickets at http://bit.ly/kEgByI. For more information go to http://urbanmediakings.com/; or call Myron Covington at 201-783-7364, Akiem Palmer at 347-248-0612 or Tammy-Fee Meneide at 908-227-6893.

Joseph Goncalves Presents: No Strength To Cry, Jul. 15

No Strength to CryThe Strand Theatre presents Joseph Goncalves' "No Strength to Cry." Mr. Gonsalves started writing this play in high school and finished it in his first year of college. The play will be performed with a cast of 7 people at Strand Theatre (543 Columbia Road, Dorchester, MA). The play will take place at 7 p.m. on July 15.

For more info, call 781-985-0109.

Grove Hall Peace Walk, Jun. 22

Project RightJoin Project RIGHT, Inc. for the next Grove Hall Peace Walk on Wednesday, June 22, 2011, from  5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. Following the march, the group will convene to determine how residents can make the neighborhood safer! Please call 617-541-5451.x102 (Project RIGHT, Inc.) for more information. The June 22 Grove Hall Peace Walk departs from Deliverance Temple Church, 232 Columbia Road, Dorchester (intersection of Columbia Road and Devon Street).  >> Read More

Dot Ave Zoning Update Meeting, resched. from Jun. 15 to June 22

Dorchester ProjectThe Dorchester Avenue Zoning Update Advisory Group community meeting set for Wednesday, June 15th has been rescheduled to Wednesday June 22nd, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. All maps and presentations are available on the project website if you would like to review materials: http://www.dotavzoning.org. The meeting will take place at Viet-AID, 42 Charles Street, in Fields Corner Dorchester.

Meeting on RFP Proposal for 191 Bowdoin Street, Dorchester, Jun. 27

Dorchester Bay EDCThe Department of Neighborhood Development will host a community meeting for the Dorchester Bay EDC to present their proposal for the future use of the vacant land located at 191 Bowdoin Street, Dorchester. Meeting will be held on Monday June 27, 2011 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm at Bowdoin Street Health Center, 230 Bowdoin Street, Dorchester  For additional information, please contact Christopher Rooney, Project Mgr. at 617-635-0493.

Adams Village Business Association Awards, Jun. 28

The Adams Village Business Association's 3rd Annual Awards Ceremony will be held on Tuesday, June 28 at Award Ceremony6:30 p.m. at Mt. Washington Bank, 489 Gallivan Blvd on June 28th. This year's recipients are City Councillor Maureen Feeney and Lauren Smyth, former City of Boston Neighborhood Coordinator. The event is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served. For more information, call 617-265-4304.

(Photo credit: Scott Maxwell)

Boston State Hospital CAC Meeting, Jun. 16

Boston State HospitalThe next monthly meeting of the Boston State Hospital Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) will be held on Thursday, June 16th from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Foley Building, 249 River Street, Mattapan, MA. Members of the public are invited to attend.

3rd Annual Grove Hall Community Multi Cultural Festival, Jun. 25

Grove Hall CommunityThe 3rd Annual Multi Cultural Festival is here! The festival includes jazz, gospel, dance, hip-hop, R&B, spoken word and arts. This event is family friendly and welcomes anyone! The festival will take place behind Flames Restaurant (469 Blue Hill Avenue), between Georgia & Cheney Streets in Grove Hall at noon to 6 p.m on June 25. For more info contact 617-445-2284.

Dorchester Art Collaborative Screening, Jun. 26

Dorchester Arts CollaborativeCome watch a movie with the Dorchester Arts Collaboraitve! On June 26th, a screening of the original film, Saturday by Paloma Valenzuela will take place at Studio D, 11 Pearl Street in Dorchester. The film will be shown from 7 to 9 p.m. and popcorn and lemonade will be served. For more info, call (617) 839-6734 or email info@dac-online.org.

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