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    Excavation and Exhibition: A Panel Discussion

    Presented by New Art Center at New Art Center, Newton

    April 2, 2015

    Join us for a discussion about excavation and exhibition. This panel will blur the line between the contemporary and the historical and considers the role of the artist as historian.

    Panelists: Rebecca Martin, Professor of Art and Archeology with Excavations artists Laura Evans, Candice Ivy, and Jill Slosburg-Ackerman. Moderator: Adrienne Jacobson, Curator.

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    Passports for Peace - Creative Bookmaking with Jeannie Hunt

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center, Framingham

    April 11, 2015

    Youth (10+) and adults are invited to a free art workshop about the concept of responsible world citizenship. Join us for this creative morning of learning and fun, as we explore common values and...more

    Artist Talk: Amy Ragus

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 12, 2015

    Photographer Amy Ragus has developed a unique technique for creating photographic collages, merging frames and shots into bold, manipulated compositions. Her work is exhibited alongside the mixed...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Bracelets and Earrings

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 12, 2015

    Come with a friend! Learn basic beading techniques from nationally known bead artist Andrea Alyse while making earrings and a bracelet. Tuition includes beads and supplies, but you may bring your...more

    Family Clay Workshop: Mothers’ Day/Fathers’ Day Projects

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 12, 2015

    Make a wonderful clay container, mug, or a creation of your choice for someone special! Tuition includes firing: creations can be picked up 3 weeks after workshop. Workshops are limited to 10...more

    Novel Writing Workshop

    Presented by Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston at Leventhal-Sidman JCC, Newton

    April 12, 2015

    Learn how to build the framework for a novel in a one-day workshop at the Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center. Participants should bring story idea(s), index cards, pens, a computer or...more

    Lexington Bicentennial Band Spring Concert

    Presented by Lexington Bicentennial Band at Lexington High School, Donald J. Gillespie Jr. Auditorium, Lexington

    April 12, 2015

    Lexington Bicentennial Band presents Spring Concert directed by Jeffrey P. Leonard. The concert will include Amparito Roca, ...more

    Studio Talk: Painting En Plein Air

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 13, 2015

    Meet landscape painter Dustin Neece and learn his tips and tricks for painting successfully en plein air. He will show you samples of his work, his outdoor set-up, talk about his process and...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Photographic Composition

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 13, 2015

    What makes a great photograph? Learn to make better composition decisions in camera regarding subject placement, pattern and line. We will examine tools such as the rule of thirds, focal length,...more

    Fat Tuesday Blues Jam

    Presented by Winchester Community Music School

    April 14, 2015

    Join our Underground Faculty Band for a Blues Jam session at Winchester Community Music School. Our Fat Tuesday Blues Jams are fun, spontaneous, and a great way to experiment with new techniques...more

    The Attack (L'Attentat; Belgium, Egypt, and France, 2012)

    Presented by Amazing Things Arts Center at Amazing Things Art Center, Framingham

    April 15, 2015

    Set in Tel Aviv and the West Bank town of Nablus, the taut but messily honest tale is the story of Amin (Ali Suliman), a prominent Israeli surgeon of secular Palestinian background who wakes up...more

    Dawids Return: Journey of an African Bushman

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    April 16, 2015

    In 2011, Patrician Glyn set off for the Kalahari, to find traces of a long-dead Bushman by the name of Makai Kruiper, a legendary mystic, hunter and healer who roamed ‘The Thirst Land’...more

    Unbound Visual Arts: DIY Framing at Framer's Workshop!

    Presented by Unbound Visual Arts, Inc.

    April 16, 2015

    Have a piece of work finished, but don’t know how to frame it? Learn how to at the Framer's Workshop! 

    Unbound Visual Arts and Framer's Workshop is hosting a...more

    Northeast Art Workshop Retreats

    Presented by Northeast Art Workshop Retreats

    April 15 - April 17, 2015

     Come bring your art, spirit and creativity to new levels at our relaxed art workshop retreats with kind, generous, accomplished Internationally-Acclaimed artist instructors whom have...more

    Family Autism Night

    Presented by The Children's Museum in Easton at The Children's Museum in Easton, North Easton

    April 17, 2015

    The Children’s Museum in Easton is proud to be hosting Family Autism Night on Friday April 17th from 5:30-8pm. This wonderful event will allow families with children on the Autism Spectrum,...more

    Animal Behavior for the Photographer

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    April 18, 2015

    Have you seen an amazing image of a common animal and wondered how it was done? How do you catch that one-of-a-kind animal shot with backyard animals or other wildlife? Learn more about the...more

    Wacky Woodcocks

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    March 31 - April 18, 2015

    Looks like a shorebird, but where's the ocean? These bizarre birds are woodcocks! They look like shorebirds, but are native to the woods at Broadmoor. Every spring, woodcocks court, filling...more

    [SENSE]ation Day • Free Family Afternoon at Fuller Craft

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    April 23, 2015

    Come to Fuller Craft Museum for an afternoon filled with hands-on activities, craft demos, new exhibitions, and fun! Free admission from 1:00 – 4:00 pm. Save the date for an exciting...more

    Boston Lindy Hop April Classes

    Presented by Boston Lindy Hop

    April 2 - April 23, 2015

    Boston Lindy Hop offers classes in Greater Boston area this April. Classes will help you build foundations for your dance as well as other basics such as posture, line, style and...more

    The Legend of Banana Kid

    Presented by Puppet Showplace Theater and at Puppet Showplace Theater, Brookline

    April 21 - April 23, 2015

    April Vacation Week Show
    By Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers

    Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers are back in Boston with the inspiring story of a young kid...more

    Northeast Art Workshop Retreats

    Presented by Northeast Art Workshop Retreats

    April 20 - April 24, 2015

      Come bring your art, spirit and creativity to new levels at our relaxed art workshop retreats with kind, generous, accomplished Internationally-Acclaimed artist instructors whom have...more

    April School Vacation Week Workshops: Grades 9-12

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 22 - April 24, 2015

    Special one-day drawing or collage workshops just for teens in grades 9-12. See website for course descriptions. Morning and afternoon classes available. Advance registration required.


    A Tribute to John Denver with Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon Band

    Presented by Chevalier Theatre and Chevalier Theatre

    April 24, 2015

    Hailed as one of the nation’s most exciting tribute bands, the award-winning Chris Collins and Boulder Canyon present a tribute to the music and legacy of...more

    Eat, Sip, Paint at Lasell College with Masterpiece Art Bar

    Presented by Lasell College Alumni Relations

    April 24, 2015

    Join us for an evening of painting, fun, and delicious wine and hors d'oeuvres in support of the Lasell College Student Emergency Fund (SEF). The SEF was created to assist undergraduate...more

    Watercolors in Nature

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    January 13 - April 28, 2015

    Let the beauty of nature inspire your painting! Watercolors are a great way to experience nature and brighten up a day. Explore the use of textures, lines, colors and more. Bring your own painting...more

    W.D. Kay: The Politics of Star Trek

    Presented by Arlington Community Education

    April 29, 2015

    Part of Arlington Community Ed's Conversations with David Whitford series.

    Star Trek premiered on NBC in the fall of 1966. Over the next 50 years, across...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Paste Paper Bookmaking

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 9 - April 30, 2015

    Learn to make beautiful paste paper, a squash book, an accordion book with pockets and a book with one signature. Paste papers are decorative papers made by brushing colored paste on paper and...more

    Northeast Art Workshop Retreats

    Presented by Northeast Art Workshop Retreats

    April 27 - May 1, 2015

      Come bring your art, spirit and creativity to new levels at our relaxed art workshop retreats with kind, generous, accomplished Internationally-Acclaimed artist instructors whom have...more

    Adult “Ladies Night Out” Ceramics Workshop

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 1, 2015

    Enjoy a night out with the ladies. Bring a beverage; we'll provide the fun. Explore your imaginative side while creating ceramic bowls, mugs or containers. Learn a different hand-building...more

    Artist Talk: Jennifer Goldfinger

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3, 2015

    Mixed-media artist and children’s book illustrator Jennifer Goldfinger will discuss her playful and expressive mixed media encaustic works as well as children’s book illustrations that...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Collage

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3, 2015

    Collage is drawing and painting with paper, and requires no formal art experience or drawing skills. But it teaches about composition, color relationships, texture, pattern and design! Students...more

    80 Dusty Fingers Pastel Painting Demonstration

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 3, 2015

    Artists-in-Residence Joelle Feldman and Lisa Regopoulos set up a temporary studio in the Wayside Visitor Center and demonstrate the techniques and approaches they take with pastel to make artwork...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Try it! Monotype

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 30 - May 7, 2015

    Try monotype, an expressive process where students draw with a brush and ink on a metal plate, add and subtract with brushes, rags and fingers, then print on the etching press to create a...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Paste Paper and Squash Books

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 3 - May 7, 2015

    A Squash Book is a magical book that looks small when folded up into a square, but becomes big when opened, with ten squares for writing or other creative projects. Create your own beautiful paste...more

    Birding at Fruitlands

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 9, 2015

    Join us on the Fruitlands landscape as we look for local residents and early nesters including Kingbirds, Baltimore Orioles and a variety of warblers. This guided birding walk covers about two...more

    50 Shades of Blue: Indigo dyeing and Shibori with Katie Buchanan

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    May 9, 2015

    The practice of dyeing with indigo is an incredibly rich cultural tradition, with each region of the world having its own unique dyeing approach to the dyeing...more

    Adult Art Workshop: En Plein Air Painting

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    April 27 - May 11, 2015

    Paint en plein air on the grounds of the Wayside Inn and create a beautiful landscape from life! Connect with nature, become sensitive to changes in sunlight and experience fresh air and the...more

    Fat Tuesday Blues Jam

    Presented by Winchester Community Music School

    May 12, 2015

    Join our Underground Faculty Band for a Blues Jam session at Winchester Community Music School. Our Fat Tuesday Blues Jams are fun, spontaneous, and a great way to experiment with new techniques...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Bracelet and Earrings

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 15, 2015

    Come with a friend! Learn basic beading techniques from nationally known bead artist Andrea Alyse while making earrings and a bracelet. Tuition includes beads and supplies, but you may bring your...more

    80 Dusty Fingers Pastel Painting Demonstration

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 16, 2015

    Artists-in-Residence Linee Baird and Gary Ozias set up a temporary studio in the Wayside Visitor Center and demonstrate the techniques and approaches they take with pastel to make artwork that is...more

    Danforth Art Public Tours

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    March 15 - May 17, 2015

    Join Danforth Art’s docents for a tour of current exhibitions. On view through May 17 are: The Expressive Voice: Landscape Reimagined, David Berger: Space for the Human Heart, Prilla Smith...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Introduction to Papermaking

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 17, 2015

    Create your own paper! Learn to prepare pulp, form sheets and embed materials (such as flowers or thread) to create beautiful, unique sheets of handmade paper. Advance registration required.


    Family Clay Workshop: Fairy and Gnome Houses

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 17, 2015

    Work with your child to build a wonderful house out of clay for a mythical fairy, gnome, goblin, elf or other magical or mischievous being. Add paint and other decorations to entice a visit!...more

    Family Festival: The Great Paper Caper

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 17, 2015

    This afternoon event will enchant the young and the young at heart with guided trail walks with a local biologist, a puppet theater, paper airplane folding, nature crafts and more all inspired by...more

    ART WORKSHOP: Painting with Pastels, Joelle Feldman

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 23, 2015

    A recognized and award-winning professional artist, Joelle Feldman teaches students fundamental skills and introduces multiple approaches to painting with pastels. This two-day workshop will focus...more

    Silk Painting with Sandra Golbert

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    May 23 - May 24, 2015

    May 23 & 24 – 1:00pm to 4:00 pm Last Day to Register 5/15/2015 Maximum students: 10 Learn to paint on silk with cold water dyes that can be ‘set’ with just an iron. Working...more

    Adult Art Workshop: Try It! Watercolor

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    May 5 - May 26, 2015

    During the month of May, explore basic watercolor techniques and experiment with the vibrant, transparent colors of this often misunderstood medium. Learn about the range of supplies (types of...more

    Painting with Pastels, Joelle Feldman

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    April 21 - May 26, 2015

    Join us for a hands-on class with an individual coaching approach. Students will learn how to build a pastel painting from start to finish. We will focus on...more

    Film Screening: MANUFACTURED LANDSCAPES: A Film by Jennifer Baichwal

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 27, 2015

    Manufactured Landscapes is a documentary on the world and work of renowned artist Edward Burtynsky and his large-scale photographs of quarries, recycling yards, factories, mines, and dams....more

    Chess at Fuller Craft Museum

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    May 31, 2015

    Calling all chess players and enthusiasts! Join us for an afternoon of strategy, intellect, and pizza at Fuller Craft Museum. Beginner, intermediate, and advanced players are all invited to four...more

    ART WORKSHOP: Landscape Photography with Norm Eggert

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    May 30 - May 31, 2015

    Learn how to take landscape photographs like a pro! Landscape photographer Norm Eggert leads beginning and intermediate students through the essentials for capturing stunning pictures in this...more

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