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Learning Circle Preschool in Canton, a non-profit school for preschoolers and kindergarteners between the ages of 2.9 and 7, invites the community to attend a celebration of play and creativity in early childhood during its annual Museum Night on May 29.

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Sustainable Milton is presenting “Green Home Conversations-2019” to inform participants about enhancing the investment in your home and finding pathways to a net zero energy Milton.

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The annual free Children’s Concert at the Gazebo, cosponsored by the Milton Early Childhood Alliance and the Milton Parks and Recreation Development, is scheduled to be held at the Baron Hugo Gazebo at Town Hall on Thursday, June 6 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The rain date is June 20.

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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 May 26 to June 1.

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Congregation Beth Shalom of the Blue Hills will again join with the Red Cross to sponsor its Third Thursday Community Mitzvah Program Blood Drive on Thursday, May 16 from 2 to 7 p.m.

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Saturday, May 18, noon - 3:00 p.m. Enjoy a day of retro backyard fun at the Eustis Estate in honor of the special exhibition, “Patios, Pools, & the Invention of the American Backyard.” Play lawn games, make pinwheels, go on a StoryWalk, and enjoy live music outside from the Heavenly Fire…

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The 26th annual Ed Baker Fishing Tournament is set for Saturday, June 8 from 7 to 10 a.m. at Turner’s Pond, with a June 15 rain date. The entry cost is $3 per youth and $5 per adult.

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“Paul Robeson: The Giant in a Nutshell,” is an award-winning portrait of the famous actor, singer, and civil rights activist, written and performed by Tayo Aluko.

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Through the support of the Milton Junior Woman’s Club, MECA is bringing nationally renowned parent speaker Jeanine Fitzgerald to town. She has more than 35 years of professional experience working with parents and teachers of children up to the age of 8.

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A cast of 36 actors ranging in age from 7 to 13 will be performing at the newly renovated CSJ Center at Fontbonne Academy on 903 Brook Road in Milton when the Mel O’Drama School of Acting, based at Huntington Hall in the First Congregational Church on 495 Canton Ave. in Milton, will present …

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The 26th annual Ed Baker Fishing Tournament is set for Saturday, June 8 from 7 to 10 a.m. at Turner’s Pond, with a June 15 rain date. The entry cost is $3 per youth and $5 per adult.

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Give mom (or dad) a break and come get a delicious pancake breakfast on Sunday, Mother’s Day, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Fellowship Hall of East Congregational Church, 610 Adams St., Milton. This breakfast is being organized and supplied by the Milton Rotary Club. The hospitality c…

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St. Mary of the Hills School on 250 Brook Road in Milton is hosting a multicultural night on May 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. including art projects, cultural projects, and interactive/hands-on activities.

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The Amateur Gardeners of Milton will be having their annual plant sale on Saturday, May 11 from 8 a.m. to noon at the Gazebo across from Town Hall on 525 Canton Ave. There will be annuals, herbs, hanging plants, and many more just in time for Mother's Day and welcoming the summer months ahead.

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Under the direction of Joshua Rohde, Quincy Choral Society will present “Ein Deutsches Requiem,” Opus 45, by Johannes Brahms on Sunday, May 19 at 4 p.m. at St. Mary of the Hills Church on 29 St. Mary’s Road in Milton.

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Thinking about learning to row or get back into the sport of rowing? An event open to the entire town may spur you on, with the annual Milton High School rowing ergathon set for Saturday, May 11 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the MHS Fieldhouse. The event benefits Friends of Milton Crew Inc. The …

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In partnership with I Support the Girls (https://isupportthegirls.org) and in honor of Mother’s Day, Temple Beth David of the South Shore, located at 1060 Randolph St. in Canton, is reaching out to the community to request donations.

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Youth minister and advocate Carrington Moore will speak about the school-to-prison pipeline along with the topic of restorative justice at the next “Courageous Conversations toward Racial Justice” program. This free and public event will be held Thursday, May 16 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the First…

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Mass Audubon’s annual Bird-a-thon fundraiser will take place Friday and Saturday, May 10 and 11, when hundreds of birders of all abilities will compete to identify the most species statewide over a 24-hour period.

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The Milton Art Center is hosting an Artisan Market on Sunday, May 5 from 10-4 featuring many local Milton-based artists including two students in MPS - Zach Trachtman of @stinkyclean and Maggie Mannion.

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The third annual “Kevin F. Moore Jr. Scholarship” fundraiser celebration in honor of Kevin Moore Jr. will kick off on Friday, May 3 at 7:30 pm at the Old Colony Yacht Club in Dorchester. The scholarship will be awarded to a Milton High School graduate pursuing a career in the trades.

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Curry College invites the public to a free program to enjoy an evening of music, song and dance. “Finding Vertical” is a collaborative event between the college’s fine and applied arts departments, set for Sunday and Monday, May 5 and 6, at 7:30 p.m. in the Keith Auditorium. The college is l…

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Learn some of the most basic concepts in painting and drawing in spring classes offered by Beth Neville. Five classes, beginning May 7 and going through June 4, will meet on Tuesdays in the Neville studio from noon to 2 p.m. or 7 to 9 p.m.

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2 – 5 p.m., Forbes House Museum, 215 Adams St. Using a Chinese brush, ink and rice paper, you will learn and practice the character for “Phoenix.” By the end of the workshop, you will have a framed work of art to take home. $30/person. To learn more about Rayna to go www.raynalo.com and for …

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6:00-9:00 p.m., 215 Adams Street. Family-friendly pop-up beer garden featuring Notch Brewery, Jaju Pierogi, and acoustic guitar by Sam Luke Chase. $20 in advance, $25 at the door. ID required. Children free. For tickets go to www.forbeshousemuseum/events/barnfest-is-back/.

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Learn to ride class from 6-8 pm in the parking lot beside the central fire station, 515 Canton Avenue. $10 registration, ages 16+. www.bikemilton.org

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In addition to its regular storytimes on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, the Milton Public Library is hosting programs for families during the week of April 28 to May 4.

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1:00 – 3:00 p.m., 215 Adams Street. Enjoy a reception with poetry readings and live guitar on the south lawn. Free for museum members and their mothers. $10/guests. For more information, including how to make “in honor of” donations, go to www.forbeshousemuseum/events/garden-party-dedication/

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Buy a recycled bike or reusable grocery bags, order a rain barrel or compost bin and learn about electric cars and bikes from the Bicycle Advisory Committee and Sustainable Milton. 10 AM to 2 PM at Cunningham Hall, 77 Edge Hill Road. www.bikemilton.org

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“The Gardner Heist” is the book to be discussed during Milton Public Library Director Will Adamczyk’s Local History Book Group on Wednesday, May 1, beginning at 7 p.m. at 7 p.m. in the Conference Room.

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In May, the Milton Public Library, located on 476 Canton Ave., will host the work of Milton artist Thato Mwosa in the Wotiz Gallery. Mwosa, a multifaceted artist, is the owner of Tuli Art, a business that specializes in ballerina illustrations.

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6:30 – 8 p.m., 215 Adams St. Meet author Phyllis Forbes Kerr and hear about the joys and challenges of working with her great-great-grandfather’s original letters in researching her book “Letters From China: the Canton-Boston Correspondence of Robert Bennet Forbes: 1838-1840.” For more infor…