President Obama visits Dorchester on Sunday

President Obama addressed the students and teachers at TechBoston Academy in Dorchester in 2011. He will return to Dorchester this weekend.

Ambassador Caroline Kennedy and her son, Jack Schlossberg, will present the 2017 John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award to President Barack Obama on Sunday, May 7 as part of the centennial celebration of John F. Kennedy’s birth. Former First Lady Michelle Obama will accompany President Obama to the ceremony.

The award presentation will be held during the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation’s annual May Dinner gala (invitation only). It will be live-streamed starting at 8:30 p.m. at The evening will include a special performance by James Taylor with Kim Taylor and Owen Young.