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Boston Public Central Library Closure: 7/12-7/14

The Central Library in Copley Square will be closed Sunday, July 12, 2015 – Tuesday, July 14, 2015 for electrical work related to the Central Library Renovation. During this time the Boston Public Library (BPL) is requesting that patrons visit one of the BPL’s 24 branch locations for library services, or access electronic resources such as e-books, streaming media, and digital magazines. The Central Library will reopen on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.

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Sweetgreen Will Fill Boston With More Salad at Two New Locations

...Bay location doesn't spell the end of the existing location, which is nearby at 659 Boylston St. That's "one of the busiest locations in the company," Neman says. "It's a...

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Wednesday, July 15, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm – Tower Hill Vegetable Garden Tour

Tower Hill’s vegetable garden for 2015 highlights hot colors and flavors.  Tour the garden on Wednesday, July 15 from 5 – 6.  Free with admission.  For more information visit www.towerhillbg.org.

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Thursday, July 23, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm – Arts on the Green

Join the Massachusetts Horticultural Society at Elm Bank on Thursday, July 23, from 6 – 8:30 pm, for our summer music and arts series, sponsored by Wellesley Bank Charitable Foundation. This evening will feature an Art Walk of artists showcasing their work throughout the gardens. It is a chance for the community to buy original art from the artists who make it. Enjoy live music in the Maple Grove, bring a picnic, and wander the gardens. We will also have family art projects for kids. Free to all!

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Saturday, July 25, 10:00 am – 12:00 noon – The Green Art Garden: A Garden for Nature and a Space for Art

Join artist, landscape designer, and ecologist Thomas Berger on Saturday, July 25 from 10 – noon for an Ecological Landscape Alliance private tour of the Green Art Garden, 30 US Route 1 Bypass in Kittery, Maine. Over the span of several years, Thomas renovated the formerly neglected landscape, removing debris and clearing the impenetrable stands of multiflora rose, buckthorn, barberry, autumn olive and poison ivy. In the early years Thomas planted many trees, hedges, and display beds for use as a commercial nursery. Later these landscape elements became the framework for the formal gardens with mixed borders, a reflecting pool, a grapevine-covered greenhouse frame, a miniature garden, and a pollinator-planting. Throughout the garden, Thomas displays his nature-inspired stone sculptures.

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Tower Hill Botanical Garden Summer Artist Series

Tower Hill Botanic Garden is offering a summer art series featuring a different nature-themed exhibit each month. Painter Susan Valentine’s show will run now through Aug. 2. Illustrator Natalya Zahn’s works will be on display from August 4 to September 12. Multimedia artist Danielle LaPointe’s exhibit runs September 1 to October 4. All shows are open to the public and included with the cost of admission.

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