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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.

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Readers' Theatre is a type of drama performed by participants who read from a script and do not have to memorize lines. Performed with minimal costumes, sets, and props, this can be not only an introduction to theatre for kids, but also a way to practice oral reading skills, build confidence…

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The Milton Art Center at 334 Edge Hill Road, Milton, is holding its monthly Open Mic Night at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 4.

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During July, the Wotiz Gallery at the Milton Public Library is hosting paintings and other work by Milton artist Joyce Caggiano. This exhibit, called “Facing It,” shows several types of media, including soft sculpture.

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Professor/author Wiliam M. Fowler Jr. is delivering a free lecture entitled “The Baron of Beacon Hill: John Hancock,” on June 29 at the Quincy Historical Society, to be followed by the Hancock Carriage Display at the Dorothy Quincy Homestead.

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For the sixth year in a row, the Milton Rotary Club will sponsor the Baron Hugo Memorial Musical Series to bring music to the streets of Milton. The program will feature Milton High School young musicians who will gain experience in performing at the gazebo in front of Milton Town Hall, and …

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Join the Milton Early Childhood Alliance (MECA) team for summer reading and singing this summer. Summertime Stories is for families with their children, ages birth to 6 years old. If the weather is nice, bring a blanket because programs will be outside. If it is rainy, the program takes plac…

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A wine and cheese garden party (an adults-only event) is set for Thursday, June 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Brookwood Community Farm on 11 Blue Hill River Road in Canton. The event celebrates the beginning of the summer season in accordance with the June 21 solstice. The event will begin at 6 p.m…

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Celebrate America’s 243rd birthday on Thursday, July 4 at Kelly Field. Starting at 9 a.m., this decades-long tradition continues at the field, located on Brook Road, across from Standish Road. In 1933, a local newspaper reported of games and races at Brook Road Field.

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A program called “Ask A Muslim Anything” will feature speaker Robert Azzi on Tuesday, June 25 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This event will be an open and honest look at Azzi’s life, specifically what it’s like to be a Muslim in America and how he came to convert to Islam, as well as the religion o…

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A wine and cheese garden party (an adults only event) is set for Thursday, June 20 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Brookwood Community Farm on 11 Blue Hill River Road in Canton to celebrate the summer solstice. Parking is available in the lot as visitors enter the property.

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Historic New England’s Eustis Estate, located at 1424 Canton Ave. in Milton, is participating in “Make Music Boston,” a free musical celebration, on Friday, June 21.

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Those who love yard sales, bargain hunters, and folks on the lookout for special treasures are welcome to come to the second annual First Parish Unitarian Universalist Yard Sale on June 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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The Milton Historical Society (MHS) will be hosting open houses during the summer months on July 14 and Aug. 11 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Suffolk Resolves House on 1370 Canton Ave. in Milton. The event is free and open to the public.

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Cheer team hosting June 22 car wash The Milton High School cheer team will host a car wash fundraiser on Saturday, June 22 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Cunningham School. The cost is $10 per car.

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Historic New England’s Eustis Estate, located on 1424 Canton Ave. in Milton, is participating in “Make Music Boston,” a free musical celebration, on June 21.

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The Milton Public Library will host feature speaker Robert Azzi on Tuesday, June 25 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. for a program called “Ask A Muslim Anything.” This event will be an open and honest look at Azzi’s life, specifically what it’s like to be a Muslim in America and how he came to convert…

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The Quincy Homestead, located on 34 Butler Road at the corner of Hancock Street, will hold its third public Historic House and Garden Tour on Saturday, June 15 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., with the last tour at 1 p.m. Closing will occur early to prepare for the Quincy’s Flag Day Parade.

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The Milton Public Library’s “Tuesday Night at the Movies” pick for June is “On the Basis of Sex,” which will be shown on Tuesday, June 18 starting promptly at 6:30 p.m. This film is a 2018 biography which tells the inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsbu…

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On Saturday, June 15, join hundreds of people as they celebrate the arrival of summer and the sweet strawberry desserts that come with it at the First Congregational Church's Seventh Annual Strawberry Festival.

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Just a few years ago, an East Milton Pub Crawl designed to help the Milton Art Center (MAC) raise funds to update its air conditioning system to keep its summer events cool would not have been possible, but with three establishments in East Milton Square now licensed to serve adult beverages…

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The 1686 Quincy Homestead, a yellow Georgian mansion located on 34 Butler Road on the corner of Hancock Street just south of Furnace Brook Parkway and the Armory,, tells the story of the first five generations of Quincy family members.

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The office of state Sen. Walter Timilty will be hosting an office hour on Tuesday, June 11 from 10 to 11 a.m. at Milton Town Hall on 525 Canton Ave. For more information, call 617-722-1643.

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The MHS boys and girls lacrosse teams will be hosting a car wash fundraiser on Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. to noon, at the Cunningham School. Cost is $10 per car.