July Community Calendar

July Community Calendar Events

 

Summer Drop-in Days: Petting Zoo

Event Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 10AM – 3PM

Location: Children’s Museum in Easton

Address: 9 Sullivan Ave, North Easton, MA

For More Information: http://childrensmuseumineaston.org/summer-drop-days/

Farm Visits is returning to the Children’s Museum with their family friendly petting zoo for one fun-filled day! You’ll have the chance to meet ducklings, bunnies, chickens, and other furry friends! Event is free and open to the public.

Baseball Day

Event Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 11AM – 3PM

Location: Boston Children’s Museum

Address: 308 Congress St, Boston, MA

For More Information: http://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org/calendar/baseball-day-4

Enjoy a day full of baseball at the Boston Children’s Museum! Kids will be able to play baseball activities throughout the museum, dress up like a baseball player, make trophies, run the bases, and much more!

Free Summer Concerts at Kendall Square

Event Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 12PM – 1PM

Location: Kendall Square

Address: 300 Athenaeum Street, Cambridge, MA 02142

For More Information: https://www.facebook.com/events/238628406622352/

Enjoy a farmer’s market, food trucks, and Berklee artists performing this summer on Thursdays at lunchtime! The July 27th concert will be Lizje Sarria. All concerts are free and open to the public!

Berklee Summer Music Series

Event Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 5:30PM – 7:30PM

Location: the HUB

For More Information: https://bostonpublicmarket.org/happenings

Brandon Diaz will be the July 27th Berklee Summer Concert.  Diaz will show off his vocal and musical talents. The concert is free and open to the public!

Revere Beach Theatre Thursdays Movie Night

Event Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 6PM

Location: Kelley’s Roast Beef

Address: 410 Revere Beach Blvd, Revere, MA 02151

For More Information: http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/revere-beach-theatre-thursdays-movie-nights–4

Enjoy a free family movie night at one of New England’s favorite beaches. With popcorn, cotton candy, and a DJ, this is one night you can’t miss! This evening’s movie is The Jungle Book. This movie series is presented by Revere Beach Theatre.

Outdoor Summer Film Series: Ponyo

Event Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 7PM-9:30PM

Location: The Davis Museum

Address: 106 Central Street Wellesley, MA 02481

For More Information: http://www.wellesley.edu/davismuseum/events/node/117636

Join the Davis Museum staff for their summer film series in Davis Plaza. Guests will participate in art activities and visit the museum until the screening of Ponyo at 8 PM. Free popcorn for the kids, and free beer for anyone over the age of 21.

Improv Boston

Event Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017

Time: 7:30PM – 9:30PM

Location: Museum of Science

Address: 1 Science Park, Boston, MA

For More Information: http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/improv-boston-summer-thursdays–3

The Museum of Science is teaming up with Improv Boston for a hilarious adult comedy show! ImprovBoston’s professional improvisers will create games, scenes, and songs right on the spot using the Planetarium’s art projections and surround sound. Admission to the show is $20.

Free Fun Friday

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017

Time: 9AM – 5PM

Location: JFK Presidential Library and Museum

Address: Columbia Point, Boston, MA 02125

For More Information: http://www.highlandstreet.org/programs/free-fun-fridays-july-28-2017

The event features selections from the JFK Library which will chronicle historic events in both the President’s career and his life! A great, free way to learn some more about the famous president!

Free Friday Night Fun!

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017

Time: 4:30PM- 8PM

Location: Children’s Discovery Museum and Discovery Woods

Address: 177 Main St, Acton, MA 01720

For More Information: http://www.discoverymuseums.org/event/free-friday-night-fun-8

Bring your family to a night of free admission at the Children’s Discovery Museum. In Acton. Explore the Discovery Museum and Woods with your children for free, and broaden their interest in science and the world around them.

Exploring Madhubani Art: Traditional Techniques

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017

Time: 5PM – 7PM

Location: Children’s Discovery Museum

Address: 177 Main St, Acton, MA

For More Information: http://www.discoverymuseums.org/event/exploring-madhubani-art-traditional-techniques-1

Explore the Madhubani (Mithila) art, an Indian folk art originating from the Northern region of India! Enjoy works of art by Anindita Lal, a high school student studying the art form, and listen to her share some traditional techniques. Event is free with admission.

Fresh Fridays

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017

Time: 5:30PM-7:30PM

Location: Boston Children’s Museum

For More Information: http://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org/freshfriday

Enjoy four, free Friday evening events that are designed to encourage families to dine together and make healthy food choices. Activities include cooking demonstrations and a mobile produce stand offering locally grown produce and vegetables.

Expedition Beaver

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017

Time: 6PM-8PM

Location: Bartholomew’s Cobble, Sheffield, MA

For More Information: http://www.thetrustees.org/things-to-do/berkshires/event-34065.html?srpage=2

Take part in a canoe voyage, learning all about beavers and their habitats in our community. Participants will also learn how beavers shaped the physical communities sa well as our country’s history.

Admission is $24 for trustees members and $30 for non-members.

Union Point Food Truck Rodeo

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017

Time: 6PM – 10PM

Location: Union Point

Address: Bill Delahunt Parkway, Rockland, MA 02370

For More Information: http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/union-point-food-truck-rodeo–3

Food Truck Rodeo season continues with 20+ food trucks, face painting, lawn games, and more! Event admission and parking are both free of charge. A great event filled with good old fashioned fun!

Huzzah! Colonial Tavern Nights

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017

Time: 8PM – 10PM

Location: Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum

Address: 306 Congress Street, Boston, MA

For More Information: http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/huzzah-colonial-tavern-nights–21

Celebrate Colonial America with Samuel Adams, John Hancock, Dorothy Quincy, and other prominent Bostonians! Play authentic games, learn songs and cheerful dances, and enjoy a mug of ale in this lively celebration! Admission to the event is $49.50.

Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts, Inc.

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017 – Sunday, July 30, 2017

Location: 1 City Hall Plaza, Boston, MA

For More Information: https://www.puertoricanfestivalofma.org/

The 50th annual Puerto Rican Festival brings people together from all heritages to share in the Puerto Rican culture. The festival includes live performances by local and international artists, local arts and crafts, mechanical rides, Puerto Rican food and more.

Other events include face painting for kids, storytelling of Puerto Rican traditional legends and eco-friendly gardening and cooking.

Lowell Folk Festival

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017-Sunday, July 30, 2017

Time: Varies

Location: Downtown Lowell, MA

For More Information: http://lowellfolkfestival.org/

The longest running free Folk Festival returns to Lowell, MA. Enjoy performances live as Downtown Lowell turns into festival grounds with five performance stages, including sunny and shaded stages. Other activities include craft demonstrations, savory ethnic food, a family activities area and more.

Circus Smirkus 2017 Big Top Tour

Event Date: Friday, July 28, 2017 – Sunday, July 30, 2017

Time: Show runs at various times during specified dates

Location: Gore Place

Address: 52 Gore Street, Waltham, MA 02453

For More Information: http://calendar.artsboston.org/event/circus-smirkus-2017-big-top-tour-30th-anniversary/

Ladies and gentleman, children of all ages, the circus is back in town! Come see the award winning, international traveling youth circus, Circus Smirkus. See kids –ages 12 to 18- perform aerial acts, clowning, juggling and so much more.

Tickets are $26 for adults, $22 for youth  ages 7-12, $18 for children ages 2-6.

Kids in The KITCHEN

Event Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 10AM-11AM

Location: The KITCHEN at Boston Public Market

For More Information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/kids-in-the-kitchen-tickets-35265136974

The Kids in The KITCHEN series teaches children, ages 6-12, about local food and the journey it takes from the farm to the table. Kids will explore and taste the seasonal crops of the region through the local vendors.

In this series kids will learn to make peach parfait using fresh peaches from Stillman’s Farm, yogurt from Appleton Farms and handmade granola.

Prices vary.

Yoga on Spectacle Island

Event Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 10:15AM

Location: Spectacle Island

For More Information: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/island-om-yoga-on-spectacle-island-registration-34330076182?aff=efbevent

Enjoy a yoga class while overlooking views of Boston Harbor! The 9:30 ferry departing from Long Wharf will get you to Spectacle Island right on time for class. Class will be offered every Saturday.

Exploring Madhubani Art: Traditional Techniques

Event Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 11AM – 2PM

Location: Children’s Discovery Museum

Address: 177 Main St, Acton, MA

For More Information: http://www.discoverymuseums.org/event/exploring-madhubani-art-traditional-techniques

Explore the Madhubani (Mithila) art, an Indian folk art originating from the Northern region of India! Enjoy works of art by Anindita Lal, a high school student studying the art form, and listen to her share some traditional techniques. Event is free with admission.

Wizarding Day

Event Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 11AM – 4PM

Location: Boston Children’s Museum

Address: 308 Congress St, Boston, MA

For More Information: http://www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org/calendar/wizarding-day

Celebrate the birthday of the famous Harry Potter at Wizarding Day! Dress up as your favorite wizard and bring your wand to this event filled with potions, Quidditch practice, and much more! If you don’t have a wand you can make one there.

A Guide to Gluten-Free with Nutritionist Megan Faletra

Event Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 12PM – 1:30PM

Location: The KITCHEN

Address: 100 Hanover St, Boston, MA

For More Information: http://www.bostoncentral.com/events/food/p52252.php

Join Registered Dietician Nutritionist, Megan Faletra, to learn about how to flourish on a gluten free diet! Faletra’s diagnosis of celiac disease several years ago has helped her learn the do’s and don’ts of eating gluten-free. Learn about gluten, foods to avoid and include in your diet, eating out gluten free, and much more!

2017 Boston Splash & Dash

Event Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 3PM

Location: Carson Beach

Address: Carson Beach, Boston, MA, 02127

For More Information: http://www.bostontri.com/event/kids-race/

The second annual Boston Splash & Dash will consist of a swim followed by a run. The race is open to kids and teens and will cost $25-$35 to register. The race will offer four different age brackets:

Ages 7-8 and Ages 9-10: Swim 100 yards, Run 1K (Untimed)

Ages 11-12: Swim 200 yards, Run 2K (Untimed)

Ages 13-15: Swim 200 yards, Run 2K

Harbor Illumination

Event Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 4PM-8:30PM

Location: Hull Lifesaving Museum

For More Information: http://www.hulllifesavingmuseum.org/2017.pdf

Enjoy family friendly activities and music throughout the day leading up to the Hull Lifesaving Museum Harbor Illumination. Enjoy walking tours of the Hull Lifesaving Museum, the Coast Guard City Commemoration, live music, family friendly games and more!

Illumination flares are $10 each.

Expedition Beaver

Event Date: Saturday, July 29, 2017

Time: 6PM-7:30PM

Location: Tully Lake Campground, Royalston, MA

For More Information: http://www.thetrustees.org/things-to-do/central-ma/event-31753.html?srpage=8

Join the Rangers of Tully Lake for an educational boat tour. Guests will learn all about the beavers that call Tully Lake their home.

Admission is $5 for trustees members and $10 for non-members.

Woods Hole Film Festival

Event Date: Saturday, July 29 – Saturday, August 5

Time: Varies

Location: The Woods Hole Film Festival

Address: 87B Water Street, Woods Hole, MA

For More Information: http://www.woodsholefilmfestival.org/about-woods-hole-film-festival/

The Woods Hole Film Festival is the oldest Festival on Cape Cod, celebrating 26 years! The festival presents some of the best independent films from up-and-coming filmmakers. Over 130 films from around the world will be shown at the festival. Enjoy some great films, meet the filmmakers, and support the sponsors at this great event!

Athleta Girl Jewelry Expressions by You

Event Date: Sunday, July 30, 2017

Time: 10AM – 11AM

Location: Athleta

Address: 705 Market Street, Lynnfield, MA

For More Information:

http://www.marketstreetlynnfield.com/event/athleta-girl-jewelry-expressions-by-you/2145493363

Celebrate YOU with jewelry making, shopping, and refreshments at Athleta store in Market Street! Use a variety of beads and gems to show your creative side and make unique jewelry pieces for yourself and your friends!