Common Boston Week 2010, June 17 - 27

Common Boston Week 2010 is just around the corner! Common Boston would like to invite all of those who have participated and helped to make Common Boston a success to join us for this year’s events. A few are highlighted below and many more, including details, are listed on the website,

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An Overview of the Week’s events:


Thursday, June 17
Party and Common Build Kick-Off

Saturday, June 19
Common Point: East Boston
Common Point: Jamaica Plain
Youthwalks Media Project Premiere at ZUMIX

Sunday, June 20
Common Point: Chinatown
Common Point: Fort Point

Tuesday, June 22
Pecha Kucha Boston

Thursday, June 24
Forum: “Making Connections”
Night Sites: An Evening Exploration of Lighting Design

Friday, June 25
Common Build Awards Ceremony

Saturday, June 26
Common Point: Dudley Square
Common Point: Uphams Corner

Sunday, June 27
Photo Scavenger Hunt
Events around Uphams Corner in Dorchester include:
•Bike tour of the proposed Indigo Line with DotBike
•Tour of Victorian Houses of Jones Hill with the Dorchester Historical Society
•Strand Theatre Tour with Wilson Butler Architects
•Uphams Corner Walking Tour: Past-Present-Future (a reprisal of the Boston Preservation Alliance’s Tour in Uphams Corner last fall)
•Kroc Center construction site tour

Conor MacDonald
Common Boston Program Manager
(617) 951-1433 x237
(617) 951-0845 fax
Boston Society of Architects/AIA
The Architects Building
52 Broad Street, Boston MA 02109-4301