Monday , 21 April 2014

Category Archives: Local: Boston

Top Picks Via Boston Central: April 16 – April 21

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The Boston Marathon The Boston Marathon is one of the city’s biggest events of the year, featuring 25,000 elite runners from around the world competing in a route made difficult by rolling terrain and features such as “Heartbreak Hill.” Throughout Boston. Monday, Apr 21, 2014 Special Needs Easter Egg Hunt A free community event hosted in honor and celebration of ... Read More »

Top Picks Via Boston Central: April 8 – April 15

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Dear Boston Exhibit To mark the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing, a selection of items from the memorial collection will be displayed in one of Boston’s most important civic buildings so visitors can once again experience the outpouring of human compassion that they represent. Central Library, 700 Boylston Street, Boston. Monday April 7 – Sunday May 11, 2014 ... Read More »

Top Picks Via Boston Central: April 2 – April 8

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Ben Rudnick and Friends Concert and Family Works Event Music from seven time Parents’ Choice Award winners Ben Rudnick and Friends, an art project for the kids, a collection of goods for Room to Grown, fabulous free coffee and available brunch from TICO. 222 Berkeley Street, Boston. Saturday, Apr 5, 2014 Ice Chips Show of Champions The Skating Club of ... Read More »

Top Picks Via Boston Central: March 26 – April 1

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Brundibar and But the Giraffe A fairytale opera for the entire family, Brundibar celebrates the triumph of the helpless over tyranny and the transformative power of art. 450 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge. Thursday, Mar 6, 2014 - Sunday, Apr 6, 2014 Family Opera: Rain Dance The tale of animals on the South African savannah facing a drought, the Machiavellian lion whom they elect ... Read More »

Top Picks Via Boston Central: March 17 – March 23

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Big Apple Circus: Luminosity Go back to the Big Top circus of years gone by, where the World’s Greatest Circus Artists perform spectacular feats and no one sits more than 50 feet from the ring. City Hall Plaza, Boston. Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 - Sunday, May 11, 2014 Soule Early Childhood Fundraiser with Vanessa Trien Come dance and have a great time ... Read More »

South Shore, here we come (again)

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Last February, we closed our Hingham store. It was a very hard decision, and at the time we vowed to return to the South Shore as soon as possible. In the months that followed, we spent a lot of time driving around Route 3 and looking for a new home. A few months ago, we found it. But by then, ... Read More »

Goodbye, Isis

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It will be 12 years ago this April that I became a mother for the first time. Like so many new moms, I knew so little. When a friend discovered a New Mothers Group that met in the basement of someone’s home in West Roxbury, I didn’t hesitate to sign up. I was tired, scared and overwhelmed. Any support was ... Read More »

Meet the multitalented Vanessa Trien – win four tickets to her show!

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Vanessa Trien and the Jumping Monkeys are returning by popular demand to the Coolidge Corner Theatre for their annual family band show! Known for their interactive, get-up-and-dance shows, this Boston-based band is not to be missed! Come join Vanessa, Julie, Adam, Dave and Paul as they present fan-favorite songs along with new songs including “Magic Wand” and “Home.” Be a ... Read More »