Vigil in Support of Black Lives Matter

First Baptist Church of Jamaica Plain 633 Centre St, Jamaica Plain, MA

The December Vigil in Support of Black Lives Matter will be held December 1, 5:30-6:30 pm, on the lawn of the First Baptist Church in Jamaica Plain, 633 Centre Street. […]

JPHS Annual Members’ Event

Jamaica Plain, MA

This is the annual Jamaica Plain Historical Society members event. Please join and then you can attend! Sunday, December 4, 2022 2:00 PM  3:30 PM Forest Hills Crematory (map) The Jamaica Plain […]

Tree Equity in Boston: What It Is and How to Grow It

Weld Hill Research Building 1300 Centre Street, Roslindale, MA

Tree Equity in Boston: What It Is and How to Grow It Tuesday, December 6, 6:30pm -7:30pm Weld Hill Research Building, 1300 Centre Street, Boston, 02131 https://arboretum.harvard.edu/events/#tree-equity-in-boston The City of […]

JP Holiday Stroll

Jamaica Plain, MA

Thursday, December 8th from 5-8pm Everyone is welcome to frolic on their own to Jamaica Plain businesses to enjoy shopping, cocktails, treats, discounts, door prizes and giveaways.

Art Workshop | Botanical Cyanotype

Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building 125 The Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA

Art Workshop | Botanical Cyanotype Friday, December 9, 1pm-3:30pm https://arboretum.harvard.edu/events/event-signup/?id=60785 Learn how to make beautiful seasonal cards and prints using the alternative photography method known as Cyanotype. Participants will collect […]

Nine Lessons & Carols

455 Arborway 455 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA

December 17th @ 6:30 455 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, 02130 Celebrate the season with an evening of joyful music and Christmas readings followed by a reception. The event is free and open […]

Family Hike: What is Beautiful to You?

Arborway Gate 125 Arborway, Jamaica Plain, MA

Family Hike: What is Beautiful to You? Sunday, December 18, 1:00-2:30pm https://arboretum.harvard.edu/family-hikes/ Ilex opaca 'Emily' 301-62*A   Join us for a family hike as we explore the winter landscape to […]

Learn About Ice Harvesting on Jamaica Pond

Jamaica Plain Branch Library 30 South Street, Jamaica Plain, MA

Back by popular demand, this talk will explore the history of ice harvesting on Jamaica Pond. Before the 19th century, ice was a commodity available only to the very rich […]

Learn About The History of St John’s Episcopal Church, Jamaica Plain

St John's Episcopal Church 1 Roanoke Avenue, Jamaica Plain, MA

Katharine Cipolla, Parish Historian, will present a survey of the historic building from her recent book A History of St. John’s Episcopal Church, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts, The First Century. St. […]