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February 2020

Solve a ZOOdunnit during February break at the Franklin Park Zoo!

February 17 @ 10:00 am - February 23 @ 2:00 pm
Franklin Park Zoo, 1 Franklin Park Road
Boston, 02121
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$10.95 – $16.95

Brush off your detective hat and magnifying glass and head over to Franklin Park Zoo during February school vacation week! Visit Detective Headquarters in the Tropical Forest, where you’ll make your trusty clue notebook, receive your mission for the day, and learn about the suspected animal culprits. Along to help you crack the puzzle is Maxine, the two-toed sleuth. Don’t be deceived by the slow reputation – Maxine is quite the quick-witted sloth, and ready to get to the bottom…

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POP TALK Deconstructing Black Panther: Race and Identity Beyond the Marvel Cinematic Universe

February 22 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Loring Greenough House, 12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Still reverberating after its highly anticipated 2018 release and historic rise to blockbuster movie status, “Black Panther” provides a range of discussion themes. From the enlightening to the entertaining and the informative to the inspirational, this presentation/discussion will engage participants in critically thinking about the cultural impact of “Black Panther.” The phenomenon of racism, colonialism, racial uplift ideology, economic empowerment, and political activism and resistance – themes that have long been relevant to the black experience in America as well…

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Sunday Afternoon Concert – Hawthorn

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Loring Greenough House, 12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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$20

Please join us in our historic parlor for the Sunday Afternoon Concert Series at the Loring Greenough House February 23, 2020 Hawthorn Hawthorn, created by Heather Scott and Taylor Holland, “digs into its folk roots while also reminding us that tradition is about tending to the flame, not the ashes” (NPR). The Boston-based group is quickly gaining national recognition for its powerful vocals surrounded in old-time banjo, warm guitar, and dreamy electric lines: “When they harmonize, the edges of their voices bleed…

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Grafting Woody Plants: Fruit Trees

February 26 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Arnold Arboretum, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, 02130 United States
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$58

Sean Halloran, Plant Propagator, Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University Grafting is the technique of joining parts of separate plants in such a manner that they unite and continue their growth as one. Learn basic principles of grafting with an overview of different types of dormant-season grafts. Arnold Arboretum propagator Sean Halloran will provide step-by-step instructions so that you can practice both cleft and side veneer grafts using apple root stock. Simple after-care will be required until planting out in springtime.…

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Free First Time Home Buyer Seminar

February 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Unlimited Sotheby’s International Realty, 673 Centre Street
Jamaica Plain, 02130 United States
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Free

For over 15 years, Unlimited Sotheby's International Realty has grown into one of the most recognized educators for First Time Home Buyers in the Greater Boston area. Attend one of these FREE seminars and be guided through the pre-approval process, current market conditions, major steps in the buying process, how to protect your deposits and more! You will meet and learn the roles of: -Real Estate Attorney- Gilmartin Magence -Home Inspector- B-Sure Inspection -Mortgage Lender- Guaranteed Rate -Sales/Buyers Agent- Unlimited…

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POP TALK: How the Bulletproof Boy Scouts Conquered the West

February 29 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Loring Greenough House, 12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

How the Bulletproof Boy Scouts Conquered the West: a Social Ethnographic Analysis of BTS and Korean Popular Music In 2017, they dethroned Justin Bieber as the Top Social Artist at the Billboard Music Awards In 2018, they addressed the United Nations on behalf of the youth of the world, and in 2019, they became the first band in history since the Beatles to have three number one albums in one year. What is it about Korean Pop boy band, BTS,…

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Chameleon Arts Ensemble performs Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet

February 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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One event on March 1, 2020 at 4:00 pm

First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street
Boston, 02116
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$22 – $49

The Chameleon Arts Ensemble resumes its 2019-2020 chamber music series with a tribute to Mozart titled “whose fragments we inherit.” Romanticized by history as the ultimate child prodigy, Mozart produced a staggering body of work in his 36 short years, glorious music of crystalline clarity and sublime beauty. With a masterpiece among masterpieces, his Quintet in A Major, K. 581 gave birth to the voice and soul of the clarinet. Steven Stucky’s Serenade for wind quintet brings Mozart’s popular entertainment…

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Chameleon Arts Ensemble performs Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet

February 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street
Boston, 02116
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$22 – $49

The Chameleon Arts Ensemble resumes its 2019-2020 chamber music series with a tribute to Mozart titled “whose fragments we inherit.” Romanticized by history as the ultimate child prodigy, Mozart produced a staggering body of work in his 36 short years, glorious music of crystalline clarity and sublime beauty. With a masterpiece among masterpieces, his Quintet in A Major, K. 581 gave birth to the voice and soul of the clarinet. Steven Stucky’s Serenade for wind quintet brings Mozart’s popular entertainment…

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March 2020

Chameleon Arts Ensemble performs Mozart’s Clarinet Quintet

March 1 @ 4:00 pm - March 2 @ 6:00 pm
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One event on March 1, 2020 at 4:00 pm

First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street
Boston, 02116
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$22 – $49

The Chameleon Arts Ensemble resumes its 2019-2020 chamber music series with a tribute to Mozart titled “whose fragments we inherit.” Romanticized by history as the ultimate child prodigy, Mozart produced a staggering body of work in his 36 short years, glorious music of crystalline clarity and sublime beauty. With a masterpiece among masterpieces, his Quintet in A Major, K. 581 gave birth to the voice and soul of the clarinet. Steven Stucky’s Serenade for wind quintet brings Mozart’s popular entertainment…

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Fusion Belly Dance – education by Caroline Hekate

March 5 @ 11:30 am - March 26 @ 12:30 pm
Integrarte Studio, 85 Seaverns Avenue
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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$4 – $64

FUSION BELLY DANCE Instructed by Caroline Hekate- a visual and performance artist from Cambridge, MA. “Open your HeArt and may energy bloom.” -Uniting the arts and culture through a belly dance vision! Location: INTEGRARTE, 85 Seaverns Ave, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 Date: March 5, 12, 19, 26   Thursdays 11:30am- 12:30pm Price: 4-day series package $64 or Drop-in $18 Ages: mature teens (13+) and adults. Open to all levels- modifications offered during class. Visit the website link provided to signup for…

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