Fenway FREE Open House | April 25

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Come see Fenway for FREE! The Historically Black Colleges Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Baseball Game is taking place at Fenway, and there will be an open house all day! The event will feature a college and career fair, on field photo ops, and autographs! Then, Florida A&M is set to play against North Carolina Central U! Don't miss this!


When: Saturday, April 25


Where: Fenway Park

4 Yawkey Way, Boston

For more info: call the Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Services at 617.635.3485


Bike Downtown for Free Burritos at City Hall! | April 24

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Join Dot  Bike for a morning ride downtown! Free registration is encouraged, but not required. We will meet in front of Ashmont Cycles at 6:45am for 7am departure or meet us along Dot Ave!


When: Friday, April 24th

6:45AM at Ashmont Cycles, or Fields Corner at 7:10am

Where: The trip will begin at Ashmont and continue all the way to City Hall!

to register:

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Spring Greens, Roots, and Shoots | April 18

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April is the perfect time to seed fast-growing crops that thrive in cooler temperatures. We'll talk about the best varieties and demonstrate growing techniques for an early harvest. Come to this workshop!


When: Saturday, April 18

Where: City Natives

30 Edgewater Drive, Mattapan

Cost: FREE

To register, or for more info: visit


Free Tools for Your Business Toolkit | April 18

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Find yourself running a business but never taken a business course in your life? Wondering how to organize your mailing list, share documents, keep track of expenses, create invoices, or pay vendors? This workshop will walk you through some free online tools that will take your creative business to the next level. Great for artists, artisans, "solopreneurs," and small business owners.

Cost of the workshop is $15. Free for members of the A&BC, Discover Roxbury, or BWME. 


When: Saturday, April 18th


Where: ArtROX! Hub

22 Warren Street Roxbury
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FREE Screening of Homme Less | March 26

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As part of the Winter/Spring Film Series at UMass Boston, there will be a FREE screening of Homme Less. It tells the story of a homeless yet successful model who sleeps on the rooftop of a building and gallivants throughout New York City by day.


When: Thursday, March 26th


Where: UMass Boston Campus Center

Ballroom C

View the trailer here:

Open forum with Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz | March 24

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Share Your Questions/Comments/Concerns with Senator Sonia Chang-Díaz! This is your opportunity to reach out to Senator Chang-Diaz with any pressing issues or matters in your community!


When: Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 4pm

Where: Lilla Frederick Middle School Gymnasium

270 Columbia Road, Dorchester

For more information: contact Angela Kim Nhien Vo at (617) 722-1673 ex. 1680

40th Annual Gardners Gathering | March 21

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The Gardeners Gathering is an annual citywide event for community gardeners and other garden enthusiasts. Held in the spring of each year, the event is a welcome kick-off to Boston’s upcoming gardening season. The event is filled with informative and fun activities and workshops. Gardening and green space organizations are present to provide current program information. Door prizes are awarded and pre-ordered seeds (provided by The Trustees) are distributed.

Gardening workshops for community and residential gardeners for both beginner and experienced gardeners. Enjoy networking, info gallery, community garden awards, door prizes, and more! All invited to join with more than 400 community gardeners to welcome spring. Free event, all welcome, walk-in registration.


When: Saturday, March 21st

11:00AM-4:00PM >> Read More

Paint Night | March 16, April 13, May 18

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Project RIGHT inc. Presents PAINT NIGHT! Paint along with celebrated community-based artists as they share their artistic techniques and process. Art supplies will be provided free of charge by Sparc! Open to all ages! Beginners welcome!


When: Monday nights March 16th, April 13th, and May 18th

6:00PM sharp!

Where: Grove Hall Community Center

51 Geneva Avenue, Dorchester

To register:  email Aljemall Peeples at or call

(617)541-5454 ext. 104

MIRA Citizenship Clinic | March 21

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Want to become a citizen? Come to the MIRA Coalition's FREE citizenship clinic! Get assistance with your application and learn the steps needed to become naturalized!

When: Saturday, March 21st


Where: SEIU 1199

150 Mount Vernon Street, Dorchester

To register:

Immigration Changes Forum | March 19

What does President Obama’s executive action on immigration mean for undocumented immigrants? What is the process for applying for a work permit and driver’s license for those who qualify? How can you assist undocumented clients? Come to this meeting and listen and learn about resources available!


When: Thursday, March 19th 


Where: Community Health Education Center

860 Harrison Avenue, 2nd Floor, Boston

To RSVP:  Call 617-534-2432 org email

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