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May 2019

Dissection Dramatics! – Flower Form

May 26 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Arnold Arboretum, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Arnold Arboretum Staff and Volunteers Sunday, May, 26 2019, 2:00pm-4:00pm  Location: Hunnewell Lawn This is part of the new Science in Our Park Series. Come to the Arnold Arboretum and be a scientist! Get your hands onto scientific tools, use your observation skills and share your findings with others. Dissection Dramatics will give you ample opportunity to fiddle with microscopes, hand lenses and digital scopes. Discover the secrets contained in a flower as you pull it apart piece by piece. Then test…

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Flower Arranging How-To-Fun

May 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
City Feed and Supply, 672 Centre St
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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$65

Join us for a night out learning the art of flower arranging. Gather around the table for a floral arranging experience to remember. Learn tips and tricks for successful flower arranging as you curate your own arrangement in a vase. Tons of fun and no experience needed! At the end of the evening, take home your beautiful arrangement as well as any other must-have in-store finds!

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June 2019

Collections Up Close – Ginkgo Collection

June 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Arnold Arboretum, 125 Arborway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Arnold Arboretum Staff and Volunteers Sunday, June 2 2019, 1:00pm-3:00pm  Location: Peters Hill - Ginkgo Collection (near Mendum St. Gate) Celebrate plant diversity, natural history, and the work of public gardens by spotlighting plants and their families. Join us for tours, family activities and festivities in the ginkgo collection on Peters Hill. Most people can identify a ginkgo leaf – but what do you really know about the tree itself? Come learn more about this “living fossil” and explore a…

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June Screen on the Green

June 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Curley School, 40 Pershing Road
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

Join us for the inaugural Screen on the Green 2019! We will show Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse on June 6, 2019, 7 PM, at the Curley K-8 athletic field. Join us for a fantastic movie and a great time! Free and open to the public. Many thanks to our June 2019 sponsor: Sazama Real Estate. This year, Screen on the Green will feature rotating locations along Centre and South Streets. Check back for each month's location.

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Bikes Not Bombs 32nd Annual Bike-A-Thon

June 9
SW Corridor Park (across from Stony Brook T stop), 100 Boylston Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Join us for our 32nd Annual Bike-A-Thon on Sunday,  June 9, 2019 (rain date, June 23rd). A social change benefit ride for Bikes Not Bombs, our 10, 30, 50 and 100 mile routes are well-supported, and take cyclists through some of greater Boston’s most scenic routes. The 100 mile route features 4 rest stops and smooth, scenic stretches through some of metro Boston’s most beautiful towns west of the city. The 50 mile route creatively weaves together the best roads…

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Boston For All Week – A JP Festival for Immigration Justice

June 9 @ 10:00 am - June 15 @ 3:00 pm

A free run/walk, a restaurant week and an art sale will raise money for girls' empowerment, refugees, and legal advocates for immigrants during events organized June 9-15 by Boston For All activists in partnership with Nika Elugardo and Boston City Councilor Matt O’Malley. “We know our community is looking for a chance to help our neighbors, and the variety of opportunities to get involved offers everyone easy entry to be a part of the movement for an inclusive nation,” said…

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Boston For All Week – A JP Festival for Immigration Justice

June 9 @ 10:00 am - June 15 @ 3:00 pm

A free run/walk, a restaurant week and an art sale will raise money for girls' empowerment, refugees, and legal advocates for immigrants during events organized June 9-15 by Boston For All activists in partnership with Nika Elugardo and Boston City Councilor Matt O’Malley. “We know our community is looking for a chance to help our neighbors, and the variety of opportunities to get involved offers everyone easy entry to be a part of the movement for an inclusive nation,” said…

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Celebrate Father’s Day at the Zoo!

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Franklin Park Zoo, 1 Franklin Park Road
Boston, 02121
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$14.95 – $21.95

Help us celebrate your father (and all of ours!) at Franklin Park and Stone Zoos this Father’s Day, Sunday, June 16, with free admission for all fathers throughout the day. Bring dad along with the entire family to either Franklin Park Zoo or Stone Zoo for a memorable day spent discovering all of the incredible animals at each Zoo! Be sure to look for all of the animal dads – at Franklin Park Zoo, say hello to Kit the western…

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Food Truck Safari at Franklin Park Zoo!

June 29 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Franklin Park Zoo, 1 Franklin Park Road
Boston, 02121
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$14.95 – $21.95

Join us on June 29 when food trucks roll into Franklin Park Zoo for a deliciously wild evening! We’re extending the regular zoo hours until 8:00 p.m. and inviting in New England’s best food trucks. Guests will have the opportunity to purchase tasty bites while enjoying music, activities, and the Zoo’s animals after hours! Participating food trucks include The Bacon Truck LLC, Bella Nonna Italian Grille, Pomaire Food Truck, and Riceburg.* For 21+ guests, stop by the beer garden for…

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