Wakefield Estate hosting garden yoga
Crooner Gian Faraone will bring the spirit of Frank Sinatra with him when he performs on Sept. 27 at 2 p.m. at the Standish Village Assisted Living and Memory Support Community on 1190 Adams Street in Dorchester.
The Trustees of Milton Cemetery and Superintendent Lisa Ahern are issuing an invitation on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 6 p.m. to participate in a walking tour of the cemetery located at 211 Centre St. The suggested donation is $15.
Courageous Conversations is seeking volunteers on Monday, Oct. 14 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at First Parish on 535 Canton Ave. in Milton to help assemble Blessing Bags for people who are experiencing homelessness.
In addition to regular storytimes on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, the Milton Public Library is offering programs for young people during the week of Sept. 15 to Sept. 21.
A collaborative partnership of South Shore synagogues and Jewish organizations has announced the launch of Shalom Children Activity Program (SCAP), designed for families with children up to the age of 8 who are looking for social activities infused by Jewish values and experiences, whether t…
A limited number of tickets are on sale for Brookwood Community Farm’s seventh annual Farm Dinner fundraiser on Sunday, Sept. 15 from 4 to 7 p.m. The dinner will be held at the new location of the Prowse Farm in Canton.
The next “Courageous Conversations Toward Racial Justice” will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church on 122 Randolph Ave. in Milton.
Kids Night Out at the Milton Art Center on 334 Edge Hill Road will return on Friday, Sept. 20 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. This is a drop-off event for boys and girls between the ages of 5 and 12 who participate in a low-key Endless Summer Cupcake Challenge.
The Milton Early Childhood Alliance, Learning Circle Preschool, and the Curry College Education Department are sponsoring a discussion led by Diane Levin, author of “Beyond Remote Controlled Childhood,” about today’s world of media technology.
In addition to its regular storytimes on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, the Milton Public Library is hosting programs for young people during the week of Sept. 8 to Sept. 14.
Register William O’Donnell and members of his staff will be available on Thursday, Oct. 10 from 10 a.m. to noon in the Blute Conference Room of Milton Town Hall at 525 Canton Ave. to help answer questions or concerns about any Norfolk County Registry of Deeds matter.
The Quincy Homestead, circa 1686, will be open on Sept. 7 and again on Sept. 21 with free tours on the half hour from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. The last tour will begin at 2 p.m. Donations will be accepted.
Milton resident and mystery writer Hallie Ephron will speak about her novel, “Careful What You Wish For” at the Milton Public Library on Thursday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m. She will be joined in conversation with professional organizer Kathy Vines. They’ll talk about Ephron’s novel, a murder myster…
Temple Beth David of the South Shore in Canton announces its schedule for its upcoming High Holiday services. All are encouraged to visit “The Little Temple in the Woods” to join together for these important holidays.
In celebration of the 100th anniversary of Eastern Nazarene College (ENC) in Quincy, the Quincy Choral Society and members of the ENC community will perform Handel’s “Messiah” on Nov. 24 at 4 p.m. at Wollaston Church of the Nazarene.
In addition to its regular storytimes on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, the Milton Public Library is hosting programs for young people during the week of Sept. 1 to Sept. 7.
Congregation Beth Shalom of the Blue Hills will host an ice cream social on Thursday, Aug. 29, for current Religious School students and prospective students.
Are you interested in a day trip to Portsmouth, N.H. by motorcoach on Thursday, Sept. 12? Are you 60 or above and do you live in Milton? If so, the Milton Council on Aging (COA) is headed north and you are invited.
The Milton Public Library is organizing some programs for adults and families in September. On Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 7 p.m., Patricia White of twhitecreations.com will present a program called “Social Media: Marketing Essentials for Creatives.” If you work in the fields of photography, art,…
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…
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…
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.
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…
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.
The Milton Public Library will host an exhibit called “Angels in Human Skin: A Family’s Survival of World War II” in the Wotiz Gallery in September.
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.
Kings of Ghost Town, a roots duo based in Boston, will perform at the Milton Art Center on Saturday, Sept. 7 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 and available online at www.miltonartcenter.org.
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.
The Wakefield Estate, located on 1465 Brush Hill Road, is hosting a Garden Music event on Aug. 21 at 6:30 p.m. featuring Eric Martin, one of Milton’s own.
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.
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…
Gardens and artists have a long and affectionate relationship. Plants and the animals that live around them have been the subject of artists in all media for generations.
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.
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…
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?
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. 11 to Aug. 17.
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.
Through Aug. 31, the Wotiz Gallery on the first floor of the Milton Public Library is hosting photographer Sharon Armstrong’s exhibit of beach images called “Sights of Summer.”
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.