From East Boston to West Roxbury, children ages three to ten can enjoy watercolor painting, mask and jewelry making, treasure bottle creations, and more at the Artists in Residence Craft Workshops. Participation is free and all materials are provided, but young children must be accompanied by an adult.
July 8, 15, 22 ; Town Field, Dorchester &Christopher Columbus Park, North End
July 29, >>
Ayyye Matey’s if its a fun yar looking for sail over to the Children’s Museum in Easton. Friday August 1st the Children’s Museum in Easton will be having Pirate Drop in Day from 10am-3pm. Awesome Robb will be having a pirate magic show at 11am! If it’s an adventure you’re looking for Robb is the one to go to! He will bring his magic chest full of magic and juggling apparatus >>
Enjoy a variety of musical entertainment Wednesdays at 6:00 pm at The Park Bandstand (Chestnut & Bartlet streets). In the case of inclement weather, all performances will take place inside the WW I Memorial Auditorium (adjacent to The Park, 36 Bartlet Street) on the same date.
July 9 - 60s Invasion
July 16 - Beyond the Pale
July 23 - 4EverFab
July 30 - The East West Quartet
Aug. 6 - Ben >>
The annual Evening of Illumination will take place at Old Sturbridge Village on November 8. Explore a time without electricity and street lights. Take in the captivating scenes of an early New England village lit only by candles, oil lamps, and fireplaces. Tours will be offered to select buildings around the Village, and the night will be capped off with refreshments in the Bullard Tavern, >>
Old Sturbridge Village presents a weekend full of apple-related activities including apple picking, orchard tours, and cider-making at the ox-powered cider mill. You can try tasting heirloom apple varieties, pressing your own cider, and making apple-themed crafts. Members are welcome to put their finest baking to the test in the apple pie contest.
Thank you for raising awareness about the need for foster parents in Massachusetts. As an organization that also provides Intensive Foster Care, The Home for Little Wanderers has found that many people are unaware of the different types of foster care. We encourage anyone who is interested to learn more. Every child deserves a safe and loving home.
This topic has occupied my mind for years! Thank you for starting a movement that parents so desperately need! It is difficult for young parents to NOT get caught up in the overscheduled lifestyle. No well-meaning parent wants their child to miss any opportunity for healthy enrichment, but too much is counterproductive! Although my children are teenagers now, I would have LOVED to hear your words of wisdom when my family craved downtime!
Dr. Newberger - Thank you for giving the HPV vaccine visibility in your community. We are very passionate about educating people regarding this deadly virus. "This is one of the epidemics of the 21st century," says Otis Brawley, chief medical officer at the American Cancer Society.
On June 1, 2008 our 23 yr. old daughter Kristen died after a courageous fight against HPV caused cervical cancer. The vaccine would have led to a different outcome for Kristen.
Kristen’s cancer battle led to the book, “Love, Kristen,” which tells about her experience. While doing research for the book, we learned how little women know about HPV and its tie to cervical cancer; the availability and importance of HPV testing and vaccines and Pap screening tests. This fact led to the founding of the Kristen Forbes EVE Foundation and the creation of the Cervical Cancer-Free Indiana Initiative (CCFIN).
The mission of the Kristen Forbes EVE Foundation (www.kristeneve.org) is to eliminate cervical cancer and significantly reduce HPV infection levels. The Foundation is based in Noblesville, IN.
People need to understand that "the HPV vaccination is about cancer....not sex."
Once again, many thanks for writing about HPV.
Kirk Forbes, Founder
Kristen Forbes EVE Foundation, Inc.