JPHS Tour of Green Street

Jamaica Plain, MA

Jamaica Plain Historical Society tour of Green Street Laid out in 1836, the street played a key role in Jamaica Plain’s development, functioning as a residential, commercial, and transportation conduit […]

Franklin Park Jazz Festival and R&B Festival

Jamaica Plain, MA

Franklin Park Jazz and R&B Festival - Saturday, September 17th from 12-6pm. Join us for a full day of music at the Elma Lewis Playhouse in the Park site in Franklin […]

Eliot Schoolyard Concert: Shavonne Brown

Jamaica Plain, MA

Date: September 18 Time: 4:00-5:30pm Venue: Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts, 24 Eliot Street, Jamaica Plain If you have been dying to feel those musical goosebumps or want to take […]

The Caterpillar Lab at the Arnold Arboretum

Jamaica Plain, MA

Friday, September 23 - Sunday, September 25, 10am-noon and 1pm-4pm daily Location: Hunnewell Visitor Center at 125 Arborway https://arboretum.harvard.edu/events/caterpillar-lab/ The Caterpillar Lab fosters greater appreciation and care for the complexity and […]

JPHS Tour of Woodbourne

Jamaica Plain, MA

Jamaica Plain Historical Society Tour of Woodbourne This neighborhood developed from 19th-century summer estates into a model suburban enclave. It contains examples representative of New England architecture with designs by […]

JPHS Tour of Sumner Hill

Jamaica Plain, MA

Jamaica Plain Historical Society Tour of Sumner Hill Developed as a suburb by General William Hyslop Sumner in the mid-nineteenth century, this National Historic District includes one of the finest […]

Eliot Schoolyard Concert: Stan Strickland Trio

Jamaica Plain, MA

Date: September 25 Time: 4:00-5:30pm Venue: Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts, 24 Eliot Street, Jamaica Plain Legendary Boston jazz musician and educator Stan Strickland (sax, flute, vocals), joins jazz/soul vocalist Lori Gomes and […]

JPHS Tour of Jamaica Pond

Jamaica Plain, MA

Jamaica Plain Historical Society Tour of Jamaica Pond Once a district that only included the houses of Boston’s elite, the Pond later was put to industrial use as tons of […]

Connolly Branch Library 433 Centre St., Jamaica Plain, MA

Join us for a screening of the film "Boston's Latino Pioneers" followed by a panel discussion featuring director Blanca Bonilla with some of the "Pioneers". | Habrá una proyección de filme […]

JPHS Tour of Women’s History

Jamaica Plain, MA

This is a special Jamaica Plain Historical Society tour at 2 pm on Sunday, October 9,