Boston Scenes 11-22-18: Allen Knight, Harlem Nights, Artist recognized
Dudley Branch librarian Allen Knight was presented a certificate of appreciation for 25 years at the BPL from President David Leonard on Friday, November 16 at Bates Hall at Copley Square. Members. Courtesy Photo
The Middlesex County Chapter of The Links, Incorporated held its “Building Stronger Communities in Emerald City” Harlem Nights Oct. 28. More than 350 people attended the fundraising event. Approximately $2 million of in-kind services have been donated to communities in need by Links members. The chapter has worked tirelessly to meet the needs of the community and to financially support its program initiatives through local fundraising, volunteering and in-kind services. (l-r) Co-Chairman Angela Motley, President Donna Cramer and Co-Chairman Juarez Farrington. PHOTO: COURTESY THE LINKS, INC.
(l-r) Dancer and choreographer Adrienne Hawkins, former manager of the Mass. Cultural Council Meri Jenkins, arts advocate Julie Hennrikus and photographer Lou Jones, were given the Champion of Artists award by the Massachusetts Artists Leaders Coalition at the Massachusetts State House Nov. 14. Each year, the commonwealth invites artists of all disciplines to the State House to thank them for their contributions to the state’s economy and quality of life. Artists Under the Dome is the only event of its kind in the nation recognizing contributions from artists. Photo: Don West