Movie Night At Ronan Park | July 19

Join friends of Ronan Park to watch the movie Frozen on July 19th at 8pm. Bring a blanket and free snacks and drinks will be provided. Come to relax under the stars and watch a great movie! For more info visit:

KROC Holi-daze Kidz Bazaar | January 2

Thursday January 2, take your family to the Holi-daze Kidz Bazaar and enjoy interactive activities during the extended holiday break. Open special vacation hours for you and your child can take part in activities like "You Craft It" workshop, "Dance, Dance December" and even fun videogaming at Game Central.


This event will be held at The Salvation Army Kroc Community Center (650 Dudley Street

Dorchester, MA 02125) between the hours of 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM.
All members are free and non member can join in the fun for only & $5
For more info: Call 617.318.6900

Wampanoag Nation Singers and Dancers | November 29

Friday, November 29 at 10:30am the Wampanoag Nation Singers and Dancers will share their stories of both their history and modern culture in a performance that culminates with a full audience powwow.

The celebration will be located at:

JFK Library
Columbia Point 
Dorchester, MA 02125 
To attend this free event you have to register at
Space is available on first come first serve basis
Please arrive by 10:15am to be seated. late arrivals will not be allowed to enter after 10:45

Christmas Caroling | Dec. 21


Don't miss Christmas Caroling for kids grades 2 to 9! This Christmas event will take place on December 21st from 6pm to 9pm. The event is free and pizza will be served! To register, visit the Christmas Caroling Registration.

Easter Egg Hunt | April 7

Easter Egg Hunt on the Lawn at Second Church in Dorchester, Saturday, April 7 at 10am. Kids 12 years and younger are invited to enjoy fun and snacks. Located at corner of Washington St and Talbot Ave in Codman Square. For more info contact 617-825-2797 or

Franklin Park Kid's Winter Fest Feb. 23

On Thursday, February 23, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. join in on fun for kids at the Kids' Franklin Park Winter Festival! The Festival will provide hours of family fun during February school vacation week with both indoor and outdoor activities and entertainment! Weather permitting there will be sledding, a demonstration by the Boston Park Rangers Mounted Unit, a marionette puppet show, face painting, arts and crafts, games, and even a Critter Exhibit featuring wildlife native to Massachusetts! There will also be a screening of "Cool Runnings" the inspiring true story of the first Jamaican bobsled team to make it into the Winter Olympics, in celebration of the winter season. The Boston Parks Department will provide popcorn at the clubhouse. Attendees should plan on packing a lunch for the afternoon. Free parking is available at the clubhouse parking lot located at One Circuit Drive in Franklin Park. For more information, please call the Boston Parks Department at 617-635-4505, visit their website at, or go to

Free Dental Screenings @ Geiger Gibson Feb. 20

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! In recognition of National Children’s Dental Health Month the Harbor Health Services Dental Centers will be providing FREE preventative services such as dental cleanings, dental x-rays, fluoride treatments, and sealants to kids and youth up to 18 years of age. Check in on Monday, February 20, 2012 from 9:00am-1:00pm at the Geiger Gibson Community Health Center-Dental Practice located at 250 Mount Vernon Street, in Dorchester. Free toothbrushes, dental floss, and much more! Healthy refreshments will be served. Please RSVP with the date and number of kids participating by calling 617.533.2242 or RSVP by email at marketing [at]

Reopening of Martin Playground Oct. 22

Martin PlaygroundWelcome back a new and improved playground to Dorchester! The Martin Playground, located at 95 Myrtlebank Ave., has undergone a $374,000 renovation in the last year. On October 22, Mayor Menino will join Dorchester Residents to celebrate the reopening of the playground. The event will include face-painting, live music, refreshments, and fun - this is a playground, after all! The playground now has two age-appropriate structures, a new drinking fountain, and improved fencing and shade structures. Be there at 1:00 p.m. to join in!

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Trivia Night Sep. 22

Diary of a Wimpy KidGrove Hall Library Branch is hosting a Diary of a Wimpy Kid trivia night. Compete for prizes and test how much you really know about Greg! Free food and fun! Event starts at 5 on September 22nd. Visit the event's facebook page here.

After School Youth Fitness Sign-ups

It is time to register for Healthworks at Codman's afterschool fitness program! Healthworks offers an after-school fitness program for kids ages 5 - 12 throughout the school year. The program will run from September 26. 2011 - June 29th. 2012. There will be different programs on each day of the week Monday through Thursday: Fitness Fusion, GoGo Yoga, Sports Blast and Smart Moves. Programs for 5 - 8 year olds will be from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., and 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. for 9 - 12 year olds. There is a $15.00 enrollment fee. You can register by visiting Healthworks at Codman, 450 Dorchester Street.


Healthworks also offers FREE healthcare from 5 - 8 p.m. so that moms and caregivers can exercise too!

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