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July 2019

Walking Tour of Hyde Square

July 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Brendan Behan Pub, 378 Centre St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society for this SPANISH LANGUAGE TOUR to learn about 1840s Hyde Square when German and Irish immigrants transformed the neighborhood with their businesses, schools, and institutions. See how in the early 1960s, Hyde Square changed again when Cuban, Puerto Rican, and Dominican immigrants transformed it into Boston’s first predominantly Hispanic neighborhood. This tour also takes us to the home of Maud Cuney Hare, a prominent music historian and one of only two black women students…

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Morning Yoga at the Arboretum

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until August 5, 2019

Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Sundays July 14, 21, 28, and August 4,   10am - 11:30am Improve your health and well-being with yoga. We will practice poses, breathing and meditation in the tranquil setting of the Arnold Arboretum. Free, registration is limited and required at my.arboretum.harvard.edu Join us for one or all 4 sessions! This event is cosponsored by the Emerald Necklace Conservancy. Visit the Emerald Necklace Conservancy website to learn more about the Summer on the Emerald Necklace series of events.

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Family Hike: Pollinators

July 21 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Families need nature at all times of the year! Meet inside the main gate at the Visitor Center. We’ll seek out the wonderful insects that visit flowers for pollen and nectar. Go on a StoryWalk, get a tattoo, and look at bumblebees and honeybees in a bug box! Free and open to all, most suitable for children ages four through ten. In case of inclement weather, contact 617.384.5209.

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Summer on the Emerald Necklace: Henry Acker Jazz Trio

July 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Allerton Overlook, Olmsted Park, 198 Allerton Street
Brookline, 02445
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The Emerald Necklace Conservancy presents the Henry Acker Jazz Trio at Summer on the Emerald Necklace! Henry Acker is a fifteen year old jazz guitarist in the style of Django Reinhardt and with abilities far beyond his years. After playing for only six years, he has already shared the stage with jazz greats Bucky Pizzarelli, Frank Vignola, Julian Lage and Andreas Oberg as well as Gypsy Jazz legends Samson Schmitt, Mozes Rosenberg, Adrien Moignard, Joscho Stephane, Olli Soikkeli, Gonzalo Bergara,…

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2nd Annual Age-Friendly Summer Sidewalk Series

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mozart Park, 10 Mozart Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Join our pop-up party to celebrate year two of Age-Friendly Boston. We'll have free breakfast snacks, mediation, mini-massages, and more! All ages and abilities are welcome! The event happens rain or shine. Rain location: Julia Martin House, 90 Bickford St

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Gardening for Butterflies and Moths

July 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building, 125 The Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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$32

Colin McCallum-Cook, Horticultural Technologist Learn how to attract butterflies and moths to your garden and cater to their unique lifecycle requirements in this program focused exclusively on lepidopteran-friendly gardening techniques. Lepidopteran conservation in New England is more important than ever, as many formerly common species are now threatened with extirpation. Colin McCallum-Cook will also show you how to use citizen science applications to monitor species in your garden and contribute valuable data to the cause of lepidopteran conservation. Fee $32…

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Know Your Rights and Contract Negotiation Workshop

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Matahari Women Workers’ Center, 996 Tremont St
Boston, 02120
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TALLER DE CONOZCA SUS DERECHOS Y NEGOCIACION DE CONTRATOS PARA TRABAJADORES DEL HOGARES **ESPANOL ABAJO** Are you a nanny? Do you know your rights at work? Do you want to learn how to negotiate a contract with your employers? Looking for ideas about how you can talk to your current or potential employers about your pay and benefits? All nannies, au pairs, other domestic workers, and those interested in becoming nannies, are welcome! The event is free and light refreshments…

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Meet & Greet Giveback Anniversary Festival

July 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Franklin Park Playstead Field, Playstead Road
Roxbury, 02119
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Free

Join TCGT Entertainment in celebrating 10 years of excellence with a FREE neighborhood festival! We want to bring some fun back into the summer for the community with a neighborhood celebration in the park for Boston families! We're bringing an array of artists from various mediums to Playstead Field so they can share the passion with the community of Roxbury, Dorchester and Mattapan in Boston, MA. JULY 27TH, 2019 12PM-5PM PLAYSTEAD FIELD @ FRANKLIN PARK Parking is limited; we recommend…

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Art Reception – Between the Leaves: The Unique Prints of Sarah Cross

July 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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July 26 – October 13, 2019        Opening Reception, Saturday, July 27, 1:00-3:00pm, Free, public invited Cyanotype Workshop: Sunday, July 28, 10:00am-Noon;  Free, drop-in Between the Leaves focuses on the ephemeral quality of light.  Behind each photograph is Cross's hand in the physical construction of what is set up in front of the camera, or through a cathartic printing process. The artist works with a range of photographic media, including 4" x 5" color negatives, and gum bichromate printing to create…

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Morning Yoga at the Arboretum

July 28 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until August 5, 2019

Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Sundays July 14, 21, 28, and August 4,   10am - 11:30am Improve your health and well-being with yoga. We will practice poses, breathing and meditation in the tranquil setting of the Arnold Arboretum. Free, registration is limited and required at my.arboretum.harvard.edu Join us for one or all 4 sessions! This event is cosponsored by the Emerald Necklace Conservancy. Visit the Emerald Necklace Conservancy website to learn more about the Summer on the Emerald Necklace series of events.

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