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Castle of our Skins: “As I Heard When I Was Young”

Castle of our Skins is a concert and educational series dedicated to celebrating Black artistry through music. From classrooms to concert halls, Castle of our Skins invites exploration into Black heritage and culture, spotlighting both unsung and celebrated figures of past and present. This talented and visionary group celebrates the holiday season with Brian Rapahael […]

Audition Notice: Sweat by Lynn Nottage at the Footlight Club

Sweat Auditions – Calling all performer! The Footlight Club is pleased to announce upcoming auditions for Sweat by Lynn Nottage. The Footlight Club is committed to creating a diverse theatre community that reflects Jamaica Plain and the Greater Boston area, and ensuring an equitable and inclusive culture by challenging inequity and oppressive systems both internally and […]

Open House

Join us for OrigiNation’s Open House! Are you ready to experience the rhythm, energy, and pure joy that only OrigiNation Cultural Arts Center can bring?  Would you like your child to learn to dance or martial arts in a nurturing environment that helps them reach their full potential?  If so, join us for our house THIS Saturday, August […]

Rogerson House Plant Sale

Rogerson House, in JP, is an assisted living for people with memory impairment. The residents have grown from seed in our greenhouse large beautiful plants. Please come and support their efforts accomplishment! All proceeds go back into programs for the residents. $8 for a variety of plants including tomatoes, dill and marigolds. Saturday June 11 […]

Art, Science and Nature Workshop

Art, Science, and Nature Workshop on Jamaica Pond at the  Come build your own park in honor of the Emerald Necklace created by Frederick Olmsted. We will be designing and creating miniature parks out of natural materials. Saturday June 25th 2022 Time: 2-4pm Parking available on Perkins St end of Jamaica Pond Register with […]

MassQ Ball 2022 | Event Series | Communities of Color Unite to Celebrate Nature and Arts

Co-producers Castle of our Skins, The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, and visual artist Daniel Callahan of Create & Record, team up to present MassQ Ball 2022: Origin, a large-scale celebration grounded in ritual, performance, and cross-cultural arts. The MassQ Ball 2022: Origin will be preceded by a six-part series of lectures, panels, and interactive […]

Free Webinar – How To Buy And Sell A Home At The Same Timne

You’re ready to buy a home. But before you buy, you need to sell your present home. Having to buy and sell at the same time can be confusing and stressful. Focus Real Estate will hold a free virtual seminar which will provide tips on how to smoothly navigate a complicated process. “How To Buy […]

Botany Club for Teens

Botany Club is fun April school vacation drop-off program for teens ages 12-15 that encourages the scientific study of plants in both outdoor and indoor settings. Youth will study plant parts and functions, make models of plant structures, perform flower dissections, experiment with photosynthesis, respiration and transpiration, and learn a bit about plant classification. All […]

JP Movie Night presents “Olympia”

A favorite of last spring’s Roxbury International Film Festival and over thirty other film festivals across the country, “Olympia” is a romantic drama about a struggling Chicago artist finding herself at a crossroads in life, overwhelmed by change and needing to make a critical decision in her relationship. JP Movie Night is a local organization with a […]

Families Creating Together 10th Anniversary Awards Dinner

Families Creating Together 10th Anniversary Awards Dinner 1st Baptist Jamaica Plain November 9, 2019 6:30 – 9:00 pm   The 10th Anniversary FCT Awards Dinner! This year – 2019 – marks the 10th anniversary of the founding of Families Creating Together, an award-winning, multigenerational, creative arts program serving children of all abilities and their families. FCT believes […]

Share nature with BPS students as an Arnold Arboretum volunteer!

Share your love of nature with Boston Public School students as a volunteer Field Study Guide at the Arnold Arboretum.  We will train you to lead science field studies for Boston’s youngest scientists.  We seek outgoing adults with experience working with groups of children. The information session for prospective volunteers takes place on Wednesday, August […]

Share nature with BPS students at the Arnold Arboretum!

Share your love of nature with Boston Public School students as a volunteer Field Study Guide at the Arnold Arboretum!  We will train you to lead life science field studies in the fall and spring for Boston’s youngest scientists. We seek outgoing adults with experience working with groups of children. The information session takes place […]