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May 2018

Derby Day & Drinks

May 5 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Loring Greenough House, 12 South Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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$60 - $75

Join us for a stylish soirée and delicious cocktails, as we watch the Kentucky Derby live. Enjoy our custom cocktail - the JP Julep, with bourbon supplied by Roxbury's own Bully Boy Distillers - and complimentary refreshments, as we stream the Kentucky Derby live on our large projector screen. We will also feature a parade of hats and a hat contest, a silent auction, a photo booth, lawn games, and our own version of betting on the races in our…

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Annual Book Sale

May 11 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30am, repeating until May 12, 2018

Jamaica Plain Branch Library, 12 Sedgwick St.
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Free

The Friends of the Jamaica Plain Branch Library host their annual book sale. A great way to feed your reading habits while also supporting the Jamaica Plain Branch Library. We will offer gently used books and DVDs all with bargain rates (all items just $1 or $2). Books for all ages and in every genre. We will be open from 9:30 to 5:00 on both Friday, May 11th and Saturday, May 12th. On Saturday from 4:00-5:00pm buy a bag for…

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Boston Students and Families Unite for the 9th Annual Playworks Run for Recess 5K

May 19 @ 8:30 am - 1:00 pm
Franklin Park Playstead Field, Playstead Road
Roxbury, 02119
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$10 - $50

On Saturday, May 19, join an expected 1,000 individuals, including students and families representing 49 Greater Boston elementary schools, who will participate in the 9th Annual Playworks Run for Recess 5K presented by Playworks New England in partnership with the New Balance Foundation. The event goal is to raise $15,000. Funds raised through the family friendly 5K and 1-Mile Fun Run, which will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. along Franklin Park’s world-famous cross country course adjacent to…

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The Walk to End Elder Isolation

May 20 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Rogerson House, 434 Jamaicaway
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 United States
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Formerly called FriendshipWalks, The Walk to End Elder Isolation is FriendshipWorks’ 3rd annual walk and it will raise critical funds to help fulfill FriendshipWorks' mission to end elder isolation and create connections. The walk route is new this year: it goes around Jamaica Pond and the Emerald Necklace, starting and ending at Rogerson House in Jamaica Plain. Registration begins at 9 am and the walk starts at 10 am. Walk with a friend or make a new one; bring your dog; walk in…

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June 2018

6th Annual 1 Million Steps for OCD Walk

June 3 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Jamaica Pond, 507 Jamaicaway
Jamaica Plain, 02130
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Free

EVENT DATE: JUN 03, 2018 Join us once again as we come together to raise awareness and dispel stigma surround OCD and related disorders at the flagship 6th Annual Boston 1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walk! The Boston Walk allows us to come together and support each other as a community, while allowing us to share our unique stories and raise funds for the important work of the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF). This year's Walk will once again take place at the beautiful Jamaica Pond, this…

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1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walk

June 3 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Jamaica Pond, 507 Jamaicaway
Jamaica Plain, 02130
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1 MILLION STEPS 4 OCD WALK Join us once again as we come together to raise awareness and dispel stigma surrounding OCD and related disorders at the flagship 6th Annual Boston 1 Million Steps 4 OCD Walk! The Boston Walk allows us to come together and support each other as a community, while allowing us to share our unique stories and raise funds for the important work of the International OCD Foundation (IOCDF). This year's Walk will once again take…

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