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    Sunday Funday

    Presented by Faneuil Hall Marketplace at Faneuil Hall

    September 7 - September 28, 2014

    Faneuil Hall Marketplace is welcoming back college students to Boston with Sunday Funday's @ Faneuil! Every Sunday in September, Faneuil Hall Marketplace will host performances by entertainment groups from local schools and universities in the West End and South Market. Bring your classmates and show your school spirit! College students that bring their school ID to Sunday Fundays @ Faneuil will receive a ...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

    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

    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

    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 Guerilla Opera 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

    Justice in Action

    Presented by Theatre Espresso and Theatre Espresso 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

    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

    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

    Ulterior motive: Cartoons by James Crane

    Presented by Boston University School of Theology

    July 23 - September 29, 2014

    Through simple statements, and intricate black-and-white line drawings, Jim Crane comments on theology, ecology, politics, and the human condition. His cartoons, created in the 1950s and 1960s...more

    Author Talk with Karen Corsano and Daniel Williman

    Presented by Boston Public Library

    September 29, 2014

    In their sensitive and compelling biography John Singer Sargent and His Muse, historians Karen Corsano and Daniel Williman shed new light on John Singer Sargent’s art through an...more

    Urban Timber: From seed to city

    Presented by Boston Society of Architects/AIA

    August 1 - September 30, 2014

    This exhibition celebrates wood as New England’s most sensible and abundant choice of material for urban building, highlighting its flexibility and technical...more

    Author Talk with Johnny Diaz

    Presented by Boston Public Library

    September 30, 2014

    Johnny Diaz returns to the South End Branch to read from his new book Looking for Providence, Volume 5 in his series The Boston Boys Club. Ronnie Reyes loses his job and his...more

    Ciné-Club de l'Alliance: Les Petits Russieaux

    Presented by The French Cultural Center at The French Library Alliance Francaise of Boston (FAB)

    September 30, 2014

    When his friend Emile suddenly dies, Edmond, a widowed pensioner who was secretly envious of his old fishing partner's sexual escapades, suddenly questions his solitary life and daily routine....more

    Getting Your Book Published: What’s Happening Now And What’s Coming Next?

    Presented by BusinessGhost

    September 30, 2014

    How do you get a book published today? Who gets deals with New York and why? Of all the self-publishing options, which work the best? How can you use a book to tell the story of your venture? And...more

    Author Talk with Noah Wilson-Rich

    Presented by Boston Public Library

    September 30, 2014

    Bees are crucial to the reproduction of flowering plants, and the economic contributions of these irreplaceable insects measure in the tens of billions of dollars each year. Yet bees are dying at...more

    Business Casual: A Dramatic Reading Of A New Two-Act Play

    Presented by BusinessGhost

    October 1, 2014

    What happens when two married people who sell software together cross the line and fall in love? Please attend (your friends are welcome, too) a staged reading of New York Times best selling...more

    Global WarNing

    Presented by 555 Gallery

    September 4 - October 4, 2014

    This exhibition presents two perspectives on the true costs of carbon-based fuel production in the 21st century. The first by Garth Lenz explores the environmental costs related to the pending US...more

    Wearable Art 2014 - MassArt Fashion

    Presented by Massachusetts College of Art and Design

    September 15 - October 5, 2014

    Fashion is art. If you don't believe us, check out "Wearable Art 2014" featuring work by students from the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. The exhibit showcases MassArt...more

    Muir String Quartet in Residence at Boston University

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Tsai Performance Center

    October 6, 2014

    Faculty members Peter Zazofsky (violin), Lucia Lin (violin), Steven Ansell (viola) and Michael Reynolds (cello) perform Hugo Wolf’s Italian Serenade; Janacek’s String Quartet...more

    "The Gatekeepers." A Jewish Studies Movie Night

    Presented by Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies

    October 6, 2014

     A screening and discussion of "The Gatekeepers." The film is Dror Moreh's 2012 documentary on Israel's security establishment, the Shin Bet. It is based on a series of...more

    Creating Kick-Ass Characters

    Presented by Craft on Draft

    October 7, 2014

    Join E. B. Moore, Jennie Wood, and Kate Racculia for a reading and discussion of their own unforgettable characters, trait by trait, from first draft to final. Bring a character-revealing page...more

    2014 Boston Performing and Visual Arts College Fair

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts

    October 8, 2014

    Are you a college-bound high school student interested in pursuing a college degree in the areas of music, dance, theater, visual arts, or graphic design?  Explore your college options and...more

    History Zero: Film Screening + Conversation

    Presented by School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston at School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

    October 9, 2014

    On October 9, 7:30 pm, artist Stefanos Tsivopoulos will join SMFA faculty members Jane Gillooly and Tina Wasserman for a conversation and screening of his film, History Zero, which...more

    13th Annual Opening Our Doors

    Presented by The Fenway Alliance at Christian Science Plaza

    October 13, 2014

    Discover your inner culture maven at The Fenway Alliance's 13th annual Opening Our Doors in the Fenway Cultural District. Help paint the mural "You Are Needed"; see "Sparkle and...more

    Rappaport Prize Lecture: Liz Deschenes

    Presented by deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum at Mass College of Art Tower Auditorium

    October 16, 2014

    Join artist Liz Deschenes and deCordova's community at her evening lecture at the Tower Auditorium at MassArt.

    Deschenes is the 2014 recipient of deCordova's prestigous Rappaport...more

    Fort Point Arts Community Fall Open Studios Group Show

    Presented by Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC)

    October 16, 2014

    Please stop by the FPAC Gallery to see work by over 50 artists participating in Fort Point Arts Community's Fall Open Studios. The opening reception will be October 16th, 5-7pm, with...more

    MassArt Presents Family Day!

    Presented by MassArt

    October 18, 2014

    Twice a year, visitors of all ages are invited to Family Day! Drop in for a free, fun-filled day of interactive activities and artmaking designed and guided by MassArt students and gallery...more

    Reverb: New Arts from Greece

    Presented by School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston at School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

    September 9 - October 18, 2014

    Reverb presents eleven emerging and mid-career Greek artists whose works reflect the way artists are currently interpreting the reverberations of social, political, and economic conditions...more

    Fort Point Fall Open Studios

    Presented by Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC)

    October 17 - October 19, 2014

    More than 150 artists will open their studio doors to thousands of visitors as we celebrate 35 years of Open Studios in Fort Point.

    Explore the historic waterfront warehouses that are home...more

    Ametsuchi: An installation and video by Rinko Kawauchi

    Presented by Lesley University

    September 4 - October 30, 2014

    Ametsuchi, translated loosely as “song of the universe,” brings together images of distant constellations and tiny figures lost within landscapes, as well as traditional-style...more

    Höweler + Yoon Architecture reveals Swing Time

    Presented by Lawn on D

    August 21 - October 31, 2014

    Making its debut, “Swing Time” is the highly anticipated interactive lighting-enabled swing-set from award-winning architects Eric Höweler and J. Meejin Yoon of Höweler +...more

    "Final Sale" Opening Reception

    Presented by Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies

    November 6, 2014

    The Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University is pleased to present “Economic Racism in Perspective: Past and Present in the US and Germany,” a series of events...more

    Make Music Boston

    Presented by Lawn on D

    August 21 - November 7, 2014

     Live music performances every Thursday and Friday from local talent enliven the area with home-grown indie rock, fiery fiddlers, an electronic marimba and more. Check out The Lawn on D...more

    Christoph Kreutzmüller: “Kristallnacht and the Destruction of Jewish Commercial Activity in Germany”

    Presented by Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies

    November 9, 2014

    The Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University is pleased to present “Economic Racism in Perspective: Past and Present in the US and Germany,” a series...more

    Robert A. Margo: "Obama, Katrina, and the Persistence of Racial Inequality”

    Presented by Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies

    November 13, 2014

    The Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University is pleased to present “Economic Racism in Perspective: Past and Present in the US and Germany,” a series...more

    Triumph! Unsung Black Veterans in U.S. History (Duty-Sacrifice-Honor)

    at The Strand Theatre

    August 14 - November 14, 2014

    Triumph! Unsung Black Veterans in U.S. History (Duty-Sacrifice-Honor) is a three month exhibit that celebrates men and women of color in U.S. history that have contributed to the...more

    "The Last Store Standing: Commerce as Force, Symbol and Casualty in the Gentrifying American City"

    Presented by Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies

    November 20, 2014

    The Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University is pleased to present a series of events scheduled for November 2014 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the passage of 1964...more

    New Faneuil Hall Visitor Center

    Presented by National Park Service: U.S. Department of the Interior at Faneuil Hall

    May 25, 2012 - January 1, 2015

    The National Park Service visitor center at 15 State Street closed its doors on May 21, 2012 and was replaced by a new, state-of-the-art, visitor center in historic Faneuil Hall on Friday, May 25,...more

    Letters and Photographs from the Battle Country: Massachusetts Women in the First World War

    Presented by Massachusetts Historical Society at Massachusetts Historical Society

    June 12, 2014 - January 24, 2015

    To commemorate the centennial of the outbreak of World War I, the MHS has organized the exhibition Letters and Photographs from the Battle Country: Massachusetts Women in the First World...more

    Back to School: Geography in the Classroom

    Presented by Boston Public Library at Boston Public Library

    September 2, 2014 - January 25, 2015

    American schoolchildren have studied geography since the late 18th century. Traditionally viewed as an essential subject for boys’ and girls’ education, geography was taught to...more

    2014 Abstract Sculpture at Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway

    Presented by Armenian Heritage Foundation

    March 26, 2014 - March 25, 2015

    Annually, the Park's Abstract Sculpture, a split dodecahedron, reconfigures in late March in celebration of the immigrant experience - all who were pulled apart from their country of origin...more

    Fridays At Trinity

    Presented by Trinity Church Boston at Trinity Church Boston

    February 10, 2012 - Ongoing

    Enjoy this weekly series of midday organ concerts featuring innovative programs by recitalists from across the United States and abroad. There is no charge for admission, but we invite a donation...more

    The Contemporary Sculpture Path at Forest Hills

    Presented by Forest Hills Educational Trust at Forest Hills Cemetery

    May 18, 2011 - Ongoing

    Long before Boston had public parks, Forest Hills Cemetery was created to offer visitors a special place where they could enjoy a magnificent landscape while remembering friends and family....more

    Free WGBH Studio Tours

    Presented by WGBH at WGBH

    February 9, 2010 - Ongoing

    Go behind the scenes for a free 45-minute tour of WGBH's all-digital studios at One Guest Street in Boston's Brighton neighborhood.

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