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Coming to Milton as part of the national Porchfest entertainment program is the Ezekiel Wheels Klezmer Band at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21. The quintet of musicians offers melodies for enjoyment by all ages. Participants are asked to bring an umbrella for sun and a chair or blanket to sit on o…

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Interested in a day trip to Portsmouth, N.H. by motorcoach on Thursday, Sept. 12? Are you age 60 or above and live in Milton? Then, the Milton Council on Aging is headed north and you are invited. Fifty people can attend, with the cost per person $89 and due at the time of registration for t…

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From sustainable roses to edibles to outstanding native varieties, this year’s Perennial Plant Symposium has topics that the Massachusetts Horticultural Society hopes will pique the interest of both home gardeners and professionals.

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Patrick Radden Keefe, an award-winning staff writer at The New Yorker magazine and author of the New York Times bestseller “Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland,” will be the featured speaker at the Milton Library Foundation’s Gala scheduled for Oct. 16 at Grani…

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Local author Kim McClarin will read from her latest book, “Womanish: A Grown Black Woman Speaks on Love and Life,” on Wednesday, Sept. 4 at 2 p.m. in the Function Room at Fuller Village on 1372 Brush Hill Road. The public is invited.

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The Eustis Estate, located on 1424 Canton Ave., is inviting the community to the second annual birthday party celebration of Mary Eustis, who grew up on the estate in the late 19th century, on Sunday, Aug. 25 from 1 to 4 p.m.

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In addition to its regular storytimes on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, the Milton Public Library is offering programs for young people during the week of Aug. 18 to Aug. 24.

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Kindergarten Days, lasting from Aug. 25 to Aug. 31, represent one of two activities that the Milton Early Childhood Alliance is organizing for Milton’s newest kindergarten children to celebrate their entering kindergarten this fall.

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Dr. Dennis Slaughter will explain the history of protest songs and how they have been used in America during a presentation entitled “The Roots and Fruits of Protest Music from Negro Spirituals to Hip Hop” on Tuesday, Sept. 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church on 112 Randolp…

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Recently at a BID-Milton event, a worker helps use the machinery.

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Vocalist Dieter Weslowski is scheduled to perform on Aug. 16 at 2 p.m. at Standish Village Assisted Living and Memory Support Community on 1190 Adams St. in Dorchester. His vocal repertoire spans opera to jazz, and blues to gospel music.

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The Eustis Estate will host the second of two free summer concerts on its expansive lawn on Thursday, August 15. The concert features pianist and composer Zahili Gonzalez Zamora, whose work is a fusion of bebop, funk, and soul as well as the musical traditions of her native Cuba. Percussioni…

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Are you interested in exploring a progressive Jewish community for study and prayer? Do you need a school for your children to learn about Judaism and Hebrew? How about a meal and conversation with new and old friends?

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100 Women Who Care Milton, a philanthropic group of Milton women supporting non-profit organizations serving surrounding communities, is scheduled to meet on Sept. 17 from 7 to 8 p.m. at 10 Bassett St. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

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Botanical artwork by local artist Sue Neff will be on display through Aug. 31 at Mass Audubon’s Blue Hills Trailside Museum, located at 1904 Canton Ave. in Milton.

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In addition to its regular storytimes on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, the Milton Public Library is offering programs for young people during the week of Aug. 4 to Aug. 10.

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All are welcome to attend a potluck celebration of Courageous Conversations Towards Racial Justice on Thursday, Aug. 15 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Parkway United Methodist Church on 158 Blue Hills Pkwy. in Milton. This will be Courageous Conversations’ commemoration of its racial awareness work.

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Milton teens, rising 6th graders through high school seniors, are invited to talk about a new teen program from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 1, in the Keys room at the Milton Public Library, 476 Canton Ave.

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This summer, Sara Truog is leading a “Readers’ Theatre Club” for students entering Grades 2 through 4. Readers’ Theatre is a type of drama performed by participants who read from a script and do not have to memorize lines. The next session will be on Monday, July 29 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Stude…

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The first of two free summer concerts on the expansive lawn of the Eustis Estate is set for 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Thursday, July 25. The estate is located at 1424 Canton Ave. Come early with a picnic or buy refreshments and explore the exhibition “Changing Landscape: Sculpture at the Eustis Est…

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The 28th annual free DCR Houghton’s Pond Family Fishing Festival is scheduled for Saturday, July 20 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Blue Hills Reservation, Houghton’s Pond Picnic Site 5, on Blue Hill River Road in Milton.

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In addition to its regular storytimes on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, the Children’s Room of the Milton Public Library is offering programs for young people during the week of July 21 to July 27.

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The next meeting of the Early Bird Men’s Group, a group of men from over 20 parishes that has been in existence for more than 10 years, is scheduled for 7 a.m. on Saturday, July 20 in the lower church at St. Mary of the Hills on 29 St. Mary’s Road.

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All are invited to attend a free outdoor concert by the Dave Macklin Band at Fuller Village, sponsored by a donation from Best of Care and the Bank of Canton, on Thursday, July 11 at 5:30 p.m. at the Gazebo at 1372 Brush Hill Road.

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Planning is underway for the 50th reunion of Milton High School’s Class of 1969. Save the date: Saturday, Sept. 7 at Lombardo’s in Randolph.

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Summertime Stories will be held, rain or shine, on four Thursdays from 10 to 10:30 a.m., specifically July 11 and Aug. 8 at Parkway United Methodist Church and July 18 and Aug. 22 at Cunningham Hall.

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There will be a special event to give everyone a chance to tour a “tiny house” built on the back of a box truck which will be parked at the library for a limited period. This fun opportunity, open to all ages, will be happening on Thursday, July 11 between 3 and 7 p.m.

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The Wakefield Estate, located on 1465 Brush Hill Road, will kick off its 2019 Summer Garden Music series on Wednesday, July 17 at 6:30 p.m.

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Verizon Communications has engaged Osmose Utilities Services as a sub-contractor to conduct pole inspections in the Town of Milton. The white painted circles are internal identifiers for Osmose crews on the poles that are being identified for remediation work.

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Join Dr. Gary Bailey of Simmons University in Boston at 2 p.m. in the Function Room at 1372 Brush Hill Road, Milton, as he discusses events and actions that culminated with the Stonewall Uprising and its impact on the LGBTQ community. The public is invited to attend.