Colonial Days for Kindergartners
aligned with Boston Public Schools Citywide Standards for Kindergarten
250 years ago, Elizabeth and Samuel Pierce, Jr., lived just off Adams Street in the house we call Pierce House. They were farmers, raising animals and growing crops. They lived a very different life than we do today. Learn how they lived during this drop-in museum experience for young learners.
Dressing like a colonist
Digging for artifacts
Doing crafts and puzzles
Thursdays, August 8, 15, and 22
This summer, Mayor Menino encourages Boston youth to participate in Boston R.O.C.K.S!!! (Recreational Opportunities for City Kids), a series of free programs and activities organized by the City of Boston and Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF). Now in its seventh year, Boston R.O.C.K.S!!! sponsors fun, coordinated summer programming aimed at youth ages 8-18. Read more
Every Friday evening the Anthony D. Perkins Community Center hosts “Family Variety Fridays”. This is a FREE weekly Friday event open to family, friends of all ages and the community-at-large, all summer long. No membership or registration required.
Activities include but are not limited to movie nights, pool parties, carnival nights and talent shows.
Please come enjoy complimentary snacks and beverages while viewing a family friendly film.
Start Date: Friday, June 14, 2013
End Date: Friday, September 13, 2013
Start Time: 5:00 PM
End Time: 8:30 PM
Boston’s Next Top Model is a self-esteem and self-care program designed to build confidence and social awareness in girls between the ages of 11-17. Through learning to model, the girls will have the opportunity to learn how to posture themselves, both figuratively and literally. Read more
Boston City Singers is holding auditions in June for the 2013-2014 season. All young people ages 4-18 are invited to audition, and no previous singing experience is required.
For more information or to schedule an audition, please contact Jane Money at (617) 825-0674 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration for the Fall House Soccer League is now open. Please go to the website dyssoccer.com and click on “Register Now.” The last day to register is June 30. All games are played on Sundays at Pope John Paul II Park in Neponset. Opening day is Sunday, Sept. 8.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino and Boston’s Chief of Human Services/Boston Centers for Youth & Families’ (BCYF) Executive Director Daphne Griffin are pleased to announce that the Boston Neighborhood Basketball League (BNBL), presented by Reebok, is currently accepting registrations for teams to compete in the 44th annual summer season. Individuals who wish to join a “wait list” to be placed on a team and youth interested in the Pee Wee Development Program can also register. The registration deadline is Friday, June 21st. Read more
In the month of March State Rep. Carlos Henriquez of the 5th Suffolk district will hold four community meetings in his district to discuss new laws and policy, also to address the issues and concerns of his constituents. The following dates and locations are: March 2nd (Viet Aide, 42 Charles st), 16th (Grove Hall library, 41 geneva ave), 23rd (Roxbury YMCA, 285 MLK Blvd), and 30th (Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative, 504 Dudley st).
The second and third grade girls at the Mather School in Dorchester are looking for at least two, fun, enthusiastic volunteers to run a Girl Scout Brownie troop after school on Fridays beginning in January. All the necessary training will be provided, free of charge from Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts. Interested candidates should contact Kim at email@example.com
The Mattapan Patriots will be offering a winter sports programs at the Mattahunt Wheelock Community Center for children who want to develop athletically, skillfully and personally. The program will run from December 7, 2012 to March 29, 2013.
Registration dates are Friday, Nov. 30 and Wednesday, Dec. 5 from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Mattahunt.
The program is $40 for non-members and $35 for members. The cost includes team shirts, awards, and end of program appreciation. Read more