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    HarborArts Festival 2014

    Presented by HarborArts

    September 20, 2014

    East Your Art Out!

    HarborArts Festival 2014 is the fourth annual anniversary celebration of the HarborArts Shipyard Gallery. The tradition continues every September with live music and DJ performances, local artists and artisans exhibiting and selling their work, street theatre, celebrated local food and beverages, mobile galleries, installations, and much ...more


    Presented by Historic Newton at Historic Newton

    September 18, 2014

    Join the book club in discussing Battle Cry of Freedom, by James M. McPherson. This Pulitzer-Prize-winning work is a fast-paced narrative that integrates the political, social, and military...more

    Forensics Panel and Launch of THE SKELETON CREW

    Presented by Trident Booksellers & Cafe

    September 18, 2014

    Come hear The Skeleton Crew author Deborah Halber, web sleuth Dan Brady, serial killer expert Enzo Yaksic and forensic researcher Melinde Lutz Byrne expose shocking facts about the...more

    Canon PIXMA PRO City Senses Gallery

    Presented by Canon PIXMA PRO at Artists for Humanity EpiCenter (AFH)

    September 18, 2014

    Canon invites you to PIXMA PRO City Senses. The gallery offers an interactive experience for all five senses while viewing photography from local photographers, Josh Andrus, Scott Nobles and actor...more

    The Future of the Book A Harvard Library Strategic Conversation

    Presented by Harvard Library

    September 19, 2014

    Book history continues to be a thriving area of scholarship, engaging librarians and academics from across the disciplines, including business, history, classics, art and design and, more...more

    CCM Free Faculty Concert: Xonor Trio

    Presented by Concord Conservatory of Music at Concord Conservatory of Music

    September 19, 2014

    The Concord Conservatory of Music will start its Free Faculty Concert Series for the year with the Xonor Trio, featuring CCM violin instructor Yumi Okada, and piano instructor Rasa Vitkauskaite,...more

    The Anonymous People: Film Screening in Lynn, Massachusetts

    Presented by Frames Debate Project

    September 19, 2014

    The Anonymous People is a feature documentary film about the over 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from addition to alcohol and other drugs. Deeply...more

    Opening Reception for the Fall Exhibitions

    Presented by Addison Gallery of American Art

    September 19, 2014

    Please join us to celebrate the opening of our fall exhibitions. Mingle with the guest curators and Addison staff. Explore our new shows while enjoying a glass of wine and a bite to eat. This...more

    FirstWorks Urban Carnevale, Co-presented with the City of Providence

    Presented by FirstWorks

    September 20, 2014

    A public celebration of music, spectacle, and food in the heart of Providence with FirstWorks artists from around the globe-and here in Rhode Island.  From the dizzying spectacle of...more

    Artist Talk with Stephanie Young

    Presented by Vessels Gallery

    September 20, 2014

    Come engage with City Works Boston Architecture in Porcelain artist Stephanie Young during the South end open Studios. Converse and learn about Young's techniique, process and inspriation for...more

    Jazz in the Yard

    Presented by Historic Newton at Jackson Homestead

    September 20, 2014

    Back for the fifth year! Bring your blankets and lawn chairs for a swinging afternoon of great jazz outdoors behind the Jackson Homestead in our natural "amphitheater" featuring flautist...more


    Presented by Groton Networking

    September 20, 2014

    Family festival, continuous entertainment, 150 artisan, business, non-profit and food booths. Free admission, handicap accessible.

    Anthony Palocci Jr.'s Art Exhibit

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art

    August 23 - September 20, 2014

    Montserrat alumnus Anthony Palocci Jr. (‘09) paints visceral portraits of ordinary, often overlooked objects from the home, studio and streets. Fans, fridges and keypads appear emotive due...more

    Celebrate our Waters en Plein Air

    Presented by Addison Art Gallery

    September 20, 2014

    Celebrate our Waters showcases our precious bays, ponds, lakes, marshes, creeks and beaches. Event include guided walks, bike rides, talks, tours, kayak trips, cat boat sailing, aquaculture...more

    The Downtown Gloucester Block Party Series

    Presented by The Downtown Gloucester Block Party Series

    September 20, 2014

    Ending the Block Party Series in style, the September party offers a stellar mix of entertainnment. Gloucester's impeccable Docksiders Big Band, a quintet of...more

    Revels RiverSing

    Presented by Revels at Weeks Footbridge

    September 21, 2014

    Wave goodbye to summer at this joyous celebration of the Autumnal Equinox filled with singing, music, and more by the Charles River in Cambridge. Enjoy pre-show festivities in Harvard Square...more

    Hidden Gems of the Back Bay Fens

    Presented by Emerald Necklace Conservancy

    September 21, 2014

    What do a 17th century Japanese Temple Bell, a historic bridge made of Roxbury puddingstone, the oldest continually operating victory gardens in the country, and a tree once thought extinct have...more

    South End Open Studios

    Presented by United South End Artists

    September 20 - September 21, 2014

    United South End Artists presents the 28th annual South End Open Studios, Boston’s premier open studios event Saturday & Sunday September 20 & 21. A back-stage pass that...more

    Allston Village Street Fair

    Presented by The Parents and Community Build Group and The Ringer Park Partnership Group

    September 21, 2014

    Enjoy a Family Friendly Day of Entertainment, Interactive Activities, and Fun - Featuring 3 Stages, Live Bands, a Multitude of Multicultural Street Performances, International Food Court,...more

    Highland Glee Club 14-15 Season Open Rehearsals

    Presented by Highland Glee Club at The First Baptist Church in Needham

    September 8 - September 22, 2014

    The Highland Glee Club has been performing choral music for men since 1908. Its members include singers from all walks of life and many communities in Boston's suburbs. The club performs a...more

    Fall for Jazz: Horace Silver Meets Pixinguinha

    Presented by Boston College at Boston College Gasson Hall, Room 100

    September 22, 2014

     Faculty Jazz Concert – Tom Lee, flute; Brad Hatfield, piano; Gustavo Assis Brasil, guitar; John Lockwood, bass.

    ACT Lecture Series | Marko Peljhan | Dronological: The Art and Science of Unmanned Systems

    Presented by MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology (ACT)

    September 22, 2014

    Unmanned aircraft systems have recently been rediscovered due to their use in the so-called “war on terror,” but are an invention more than 100 years old. The lecture will explore the...more

    Life at Colonial Harvard: The Archaeological Evidence

    Presented by Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

    September 23, 2014

    Harvard University's 1650 charter founded a new institution committed "to the education of the English and Indian Youth of this Country in knowledge and godliness." The Harvard Yard...more

    New Orleans Burlesque: Fleur de Tease

    Presented by Beat Hotel

    September 23, 2014

    Three of NYC's top burlesque performers will twist and twirl their tassels in homage to the storied history of New Orleans burlesque, once a hot-spot for superstar entertainers performing at...more

    Susan Cottle Artist Talk

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art

    September 24, 2014

    Susan Cottle depicts metropolises and countrysides in the American South West and Europe. She transposes her atmospheric experience of these places into paintings to impart an authentic essence of...more

    Susan Cottle Opening Reception

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art

    September 24, 2014

    Susan Cottle depicts metropolises and countrysides in the American South West and Europe. She transposes her atmospheric experience of these places into paintings to impart an authentic essence of...more

    Paul Hornschemeier Artist Talk

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art

    September 25, 2014

     Paul Hornschemeier is the cartoonist behind Forlorn Funnies and Mother, Come Home. His imagistic storytelling is sharp and personal, and his perspective of the cartoonist as designer...more

    Boston Strong?

    Presented by Boston Public Library

    August 25 - September 25, 2014

    Artists Shea Justice and Jason Pramas provide a parallax view of the tragic Boston Marathon bombings through exploring aspects of civil rights and social justice. The exhibition places the...more

    Reading by Karen Cord Taylor

    Presented by Boston Public Library

    September 25, 2014

    Legendary Locals of Beacon Hill by Karen Cord Taylor celebrates the people who have had a memorable impact this neighborhood throughout its 200-plus year history. Featured in this book of...more

    Parks and Recreation at Atlantic Wharf Gallery

    Presented by Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC)

    July 14 - September 26, 2014

    FPAC’s newest exhibition at Atlantic Wharf gallery embraces the spirit of summer. Parks & Recreation features art that kicks off its shoes, gets outdoors, catches a breeze, and...more

    Ambient Folklore

    Presented by Worcester Center for Crafts

    August 7 - September 27, 2014

    Worcester Center for Crafts and guest curator Luis Antonio Fraire present Ambient Folklore, the work of nine distinctive artists who intend instant visual communication in their work. Each...more

    History and Landscape of the Back Bay Fens

    Presented by Emerald Necklace Conservancy

    September 7 - September 27, 2014

    From foul muddy flats to the parkland of today, the Fens have undergone many transformations in the last 125 years. Join Emerald Necklace docents as they talk and walk through this historic...more

    Natixis Global Asset Management and Berklee College of Music Present Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival

    Presented by Berklee College of Music at Corner of Massachusetts and Columbus Avenues

    September 27, 2014

    On September 27, music lovers of all ages will gather for the 14th annual Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival in Boston's historic South End - home to several legendary clubs during Boston's...more

    Let’s Make a Sandwich: An Experiment in Opera Production

    Presented by Guerilla Opera and The Boston Conservatory at The Zack Box

    September 25 - September 27, 2014

    Let’s Make a Sandwich is comprised of two short chamber operas; RareBit with music and libretto by Curtis K. Hughes, and Ouroboros with music and...more


    Presented by Historic Newton at Jackson Homestead

    September 27, 2014

    The Jackson Homestead and Museum is participating in Museum Day, an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine, in which museums across the country open their doors for free to anyone presenting...more


    Presented by Historic Newton

    September 27, 2014

    Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds is participating in Museum Day, an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine, in which museums across the country open their doors for free to anyone presenting...more

    Meet and greet with renowned artist Robert Bissell at Dzian Gallery

    Presented by Dzian Gallery

    September 26 - September 27, 2014

    DZian Gallery will be hosting a meet and greet with renowned artist Robert Bissell on Friday, September 26th from 5:00-9:00PM and Saturday, September 27th from 4:00-8:00PM in the Natick Mall....more

    Into the Wood: Demonstration and activity day

    Presented by Boston Society of Architects/AIA

    September 27, 2014

    Inspired by the exhibition ‘Urban Timber: From Seed to City,’ BSA Space opens its doors in celebration of all things wood. From paper, to baskets, to furniture, to buildings, wood is...more

    Justice in Action

    Presented by Theatre Espresso and Wheelock Family Theatre at Wheelock Family Theatre

    September 27, 2014

    PARTICIPATE! Take part in a performance of Theatre Espresso’s interactive play "Uprising on King Street: The Boston Massacre". DEBATE! Play jurors in the trial of Captain Preston....more

    Boston Ballet School Open House (North Shore Studio)

    Presented by Boston Ballet School - Northshore at Boston Ballet School- Northshore

    September 27, 2014

    Take a FREE class with a friend and make new friends at Boston Ballet School's North Shore Studio Open House! See class schedule for Saturday, September 27 below. Please note, students must...more

    Let's Talk About Food Festival

    Presented by Marlo Marketing/Communications at Copley Square

    September 27, 2014

     The 3rd annual Let’s Talk About Food Festival, the region’s largest public outdoor seminar and food celebration event, will return to Copley Square September 27 with a...more

    Erik Lindgren 60th Birthday Chamber-A-Go-Go Concert

    Presented by Tufts University Department of Music at Distler Performance Hall

    September 27, 2014

    Composer/pianist Erik Lindgren (Tufts B.A. in Music, 1976) is in residence from September 22-27, culminating with this concert retrospective at 8 p.m. Since 1980, Lindgren has been a founding...more

    Shakespeare and Stevenson in Song

    Presented by Memorial Congregational Church

    September 27, 2014

    Please join us for a recital of art songs given by J.P. Christian Milde, tenor, and Cathy Meyer, piano, featuring musical settings of poetry by Robert Louis Stevenson and William...more

    HISTORIC NEWTON WALKS: Great Old Trees of Newton Centre

    Presented by Historic Newton

    September 28, 2014

    Great Old Trees of Newton Centre
    Newton has many beautiful old trees, and they can tell the story of the city’s development just as well as its buildings. Marc Welch, Director of Urban...more

    Sunday Parkland Games

    Presented by Charles River Conservancy and Knucklebones

    June 22 - September 28, 2014

    The Charles River Conservancy (CRC), in collaboration with the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR), presents the 6th season of the Sunday Parkland Games. The free games...more

    Spirit Books Exhibition & Book Launch

    Presented by Essex County Greenbelt Association

    September 27 - September 28, 2014

    Exhibition of The Spirit Books, one-of-a-kind sculptural handmade books cradled in twigs, branches, vines, and roots, to celebrate the launch of The Spirit Books book which contains images and...more


    Presented by Historic Newton

    September 28, 2014

    Swing by our booth at the Newtonville Village Day and check out our historic atlases. See when your street first appeared, and compare houses and buildings from the past to what it looks like...more

    Trails & Sails: Two Weekends of Walks & Water

    Presented by Essex National Heritage Commission

    September 19 - September 28, 2014

    Explore Essex County’s cultural, historic, and natural sites during two weekends of 150+ FREE events! Enjoy a variety of walks, guided hikes, sails,...more

    Greek Festival, Boston

    Presented by Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral of New England

    September 26 - September 28, 2014

    The Annunciation Cathedral Boston at 514 Parker Street is having its annual Greek Festival on the grounds of the Cathedral under a big tent and indoors. Located at Parker and Ruggles Street, it is...more

    Laurence Berman Lecture-Recital

    Presented by First Parish in Needham

    September 28, 2014

    In this first of 3 lecture-recitals, concert pianist and retired UMass-Boston professor Laurence Berman explores the question of what makes a piece of music meaningful? Today's theme is...more

    Boston Ballet School Open House (Newton Studio)

    Presented by Boston Ballet School Newton

    September 28, 2014

    Take a FREE class with a friend and make new friends at Boston Ballet School's Newton Studio Open House! Following is the schedule for Sunday, September 28. Please note, students must meet age...more

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