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May 2018

Jamaica Pond parkrun

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00am on [day], repeating until December 29, 2018

Jamaica Pond, 507 Jamaicaway
Jamaica Plain, 02130
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Free

Come and join us for a friendly run, walk or jog around Jamaica Pond. It's FREE! It's 5k! It's TIMED! All ages, all abilities, all paces welcome! Bring your friends, bring your dogs, bring the stroller... Meet at Pinebank Promontory (top of the Sugarbowl). Run starts at 9am. Check out our website for details on how to register with Jamaica Pond parkrun.

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Dinos will ROAR into Boston this Memorial Day

May 26 @ 10:00 am - September 3 @ 4:30 pm
Franklin Park Zoo, 1 Franklin Park Road
Boston, MA 02121 United States
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$11.95 - $16.95

They roamed the Earth 65 million years ago and soon visitors to Franklin Park Zoo will have the unique opportunity to stroll amongst the giants that used to rule the planet when Destination Dino opens May 26. As visitors are immersed in a prehistoric journey through time at Destination Dino, they will be enthralled by the vast array of fascinating dinosaurs awaiting them at every turn. With more than a dozen moving, roaring, life-like animatronic dinosaurs, including the imposing Tyrannosaurus…

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Walking Tour of Stony Brook

May 26 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on July 14, 2018 at 11:00am

One event on August 25, 2018 at 11:00am

MBTA Stony Brook Station Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States + Google Map
Free

Join the Jamaica Plain Historical Society to explore a fascinating industrial area at the geographic heart of Boston that includes 19th-century tannery and brewery buildings, the homes of early German settlers, and today’s Boston Beer Company, the brewers of Samuel Adams. In the 1970s, a coalition of community groups joined together to block construction of the Southwest Expressway through Jamaica Plain and other Boston neighborhoods. Today, the Southwest Corridor Park that runs through the Stony Brook neighborhood stands as a…

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Off The Beaten Path Food Tours – Jamaica Plain, Boston Food Tour

May 26 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until September 29, 2018

It's a known secret that Jamaica Plain -- or "JP" to the locals -- has some of the tastiest and freshest food in Boston, but it's a bit hidden from the "beaten path" destinations such as nearby Fenway Park. In fact, some JP residents want to keep it that way, and this tight-knit community is definitely keen on preserving the neighborly feel. Originally part of Roxbury, Jamaica Plain was first home to wealthy and middle class residents who wanted to…

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Off The Beaten Path Food Tours – Jamaica Plain, Boston Food Tour

May 27 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Sunday, repeating until September 30, 2018

It's a known secret that Jamaica Plain -- or "JP" to the locals -- has some of the tastiest and freshest food in Boston, but it's a bit hidden from the "beaten path" destinations such as nearby Fenway Park. In fact, some JP residents want to keep it that way, and this tight-knit community is definitely keen on preserving the neighborly feel. Originally part of Roxbury, Jamaica Plain was first home to wealthy and middle class residents who wanted to…

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Harpoon Brewery Present: Open Mic Night at the Midway!

May 27 @ 9:00 pm - May 28 @ 1:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00pm on , repeating indefinitely

The Midway Cafe, 3496 Washington St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

This is the new home of what was formerly the Kings Open Mic. Every Sunday, you can see some of the city’s best comedians, musicians, poets, sketch performers, and more. If you’re interested in performing at the mic, it’s super easy. Just arrive, put your name on a slip of paper in a beer pitcher, and next thing you know you’ll be onstage! Sets are 5 minutes or 2 songs, depending on what you do. Your hosts are Angela Sawyer…

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Story Club Boston

May 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bella Luna Restaurant @ Milky Way Lounge, 284 Amory Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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$5

Story Club Boston is a storytelling/reading event featuring guest storytellers from the area as well as the chance for audience members to tell their own 5 minute, true, first-person story based on the theme of the month. For information on the month's theme, visit storyclubboston.com.

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Effective ideas for Team Building and Creating Free Workplace

May 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Training Doyens, 26468 E Walker Dr, Aurora, Colorado 80016
Aurora, 80016-6104
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$159 - $199

OVERVIEW Mark your calendar for this insightful webinar that offers some exclusive knowledge on building a teamwork environment in the workplace. The webinar also explains how to create a positive work environment to accomplish positive results. LEARNING OBJECTIVES Any group of people who has ever accomplished anything required pulling together as a team. The dictionary defines teamwork as, “the combined action of a group of people, especially when effective and efficient.” Anyone who has worked in a positive environment knows…

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Time and Task Management Effectiveness: Working Smarter Every Day

May 30 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Training Doyens, 26468 E Walker Dr, Aurora, Colorado 80016
Aurora, 80016-6104
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$159 - $199

OVERVIEW In this upcoming webinar we can get some insider’s knowledge about how to enhance your time and task management skills. Join the webinar to learn the tricks for improving concentration and increasing efficiency. LEARNING OBJECTIVES By attending, you will understand how to even more effectively: Achieve better results through more effective planning and clarifying objectives Delegate effectively and free yourself for bigger tasks Set group goals and priorities Eliminate the time wasters Handle interruptions and distractions Say no to…

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Free Groups for Parents of Newborns at Curtis Hall

May 30 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 26, 2018

Curtis Hall Community Center, 20 South St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Every Wednesday the Center for Early Relationship Support® offers free groups for parents of newborn children at Curtis Hall. Do you have a new baby under one? Would you like to meet other parents? Parents are invited to come with their infants. Groups are free. Registration is not necessary, please come when you can. Wednesdays, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Curtis Hall Third Floor Dance Studio 20 South Street Curtis Hall is located right next to the main branch of the library. The…

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