Fields Corner

Fields Corner Housing Corporation Employment Opportunities

Notice of Potential Employment Opportunities


This is a public notice that 1392 Dorchester Avenue LLC, and Fields Corner Housing Corporation, both affiliated with the Vietnamese-American Initiative for Development, Inc. (the Developer) have received public funding through a Preservation Loan by the City of Boston, Housing Boston 2030 Program, to perform physical improvements to the properties located at 1392 Dorchester Avenue, and 17-23 Faulkner Street in Dorchester (02122).  The Developer and the vendors employed are fully committed to ensuring the workforce employed by this initiative represents the diversity of the City of Boston and to satisfy requirements of the Boston Residents Job Policy.   >> Read More

Farm Fresh Is Right Around The Corner! Boston Farmers' Markets

Save up to $10 with SNAP and Boston Bounty Bucks. Available at over 25 farmers markets near you!

Ashmont/Peabody Square Farmers Market**

1900 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester 

Ashmont MBTA plaza 

Friday, 3PM - 7 PM 

June 24 - October 14 

Boston Medical Center Farmers Market

725 Albany St, South End

BMC Shapiro Building

Thursday, 12PM - 2PM

June 24 - September 30

Boston Public Market

100 Hanover St, Downtown

Above Haymarket Station

Monday, Wednesday, Friday, & Sunday,

8 AM - 8 PM

Year-Round Indoor Market

Boston Public Market Open Air Market**

136 Blackstone St, Downtown

Outside Boston Public Market

Wednesday, 11 AM - 6 PM

May 18 - November 16 >> Read More

AmeriCorps. VISTA job listing @ ADSL

Member Duties : The AmeriCorps VISTA at ADSL will keep a record of our programs and communicate goals and outcomes of these programs to the community. The VISTA will create documentation geared towards funders, participants, parents and community members. Additionally, they will create collateral for funders, parents, and community partners that describe ADSL’s programs services, history, need and impact. One of the ways this this will be accomplished is by researching potential interview subjects, conducting interviews with participants and creating a promotional video. The VISTA will be responsible for updating ADSL’s social media sites, such as Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, website, and ensuring that a monthly e-newsletter is produced. The second role of the VISTA is to be responsible for overseeing the volunteer program and tracking the recruitment rates. >> Read More

Tae Kwon Do Instructor Needed

Looking for a Tae Kwon Instructor to teach Classes to elementary school children three times weekly at a local Boston Public School.  Experience working with children necessary.  Must be available in the mornings to mid afternoon. Please call 781-364-7027.  Compensation based on experience.  

Tiny Tot Sign Language

Want to reduce your child's frustration with communication? Jumpstart their language development? Strengthen your adult-child bond? We'll be using songs, stories, and rhymes to learn sign-language . Luci Davis, an early childhood educator and a caregiver of younger children will teach these classes.

Class will meet 4/22, 4/29, 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, and 5/27. 
For babies and toddlers, and their adult caregivers. No groups. Need more information? Contact the Children's Librarian at 617.436.2155.


Where: Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library, 1520 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester 02122

Free Zumba Classes

Zumba, Every Tuesday night from 7:30pm to 8:15pm at  The Intersection Church (500 Talbot Ave Dorchester),  entrance on the Argyle street side in the basement . All ages welcome.

VietAID Seeking Part-Time Teen Environmental Program Coordinator

Part-Time Teen Environmental Program Coordinator

Position Overview

The Vietnamese American Initiative for Development (VietAID), in collaboration with the BYCF Cleveland Community Center, Fields Corner Main Street (FCMS) and GreenDorchester, is developing a youth-led environmental program called “Fields Corner Shines.” We are seeking a dynamic leader to coordinate this new program. The position will be 15 hours/week.The program will focus on environmental justice awareness, education and advocacy to clean and beautify Fields Corner. Through social media, videos and advertising, the teens will engage others to keep the community clean.

Responsibilities >> Read More

Woodworking Class for Youth | Fridays

Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library
1520 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, 02122

Fridays 3:30pm-4:30pm

The Eliot School woodworking program teaches basic woodworking skills using simple hand tools. By making objects out of wood, students learn to measure, sand, saw, hammer, join, glue, work with texture, and more.

Projects include making a nameplate, building a tic-tac-toe board, and making a book safe. Ideal for ages 10-15. This program will run for 10 weeks and has limited seating. To reserve a spot, please contact the Fields Corner Branch at (617) 436-2155. 

Tai Chi- Monday's at Fields Corner Branch Library

Please join us for an 8-week course in Tai Chi taught by Kevin Leblanc. Mr. Leblanc is a practitioner of Yang Style Tai Chi. He is a student of Vincent Chu, son of Gin Soon Chu, founder of the Gin Soon Chu School located in Chinatown. Participants are encouraged to wear loose clothing and flat foot wear. Please bring a towel and water bottle if desired.
This program is free and open to the public. No registration is required. For more information please contact the library at 617.436.2155, or Kevin at

Monday, November 10, 2014, 12 – 1pm and ongoing Mondays

Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library
1520 Dorchester Avenue
Dorchester, MA 02122

TEMPORARY Date Change Fields Corner Civic Association Meeting | Nov. 10

The Fields Corner Civic Association regularly meets the first Tuesday of the month, however, because of the General Election, the November meeting of the Fields Corner Civic Association (FCCA) has been re-scheduled for Monday, November 10th at 7:00 PM.  The general meeting will be held in the Ditson Street Senior Housing Complex located at 25 Ditson Street on the first floor. 

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