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“Summer can be difficult for families when ki...

“Summer can be difficult for families when kids don’t get their breakfast and lunch from the school cafeteria. That’s why we’re going be at serving meals all summer long at Friday Farmers Market providing kids under 18 with free meals – so that no child goes hungry this summer. #SummerEatsMA”

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    "Summer can be difficult for families when kids don't get their breakfast and lunch from the school cafeteria. That's why we're going be at serving meals all summer long at Friday Farmers Market...
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1 hour ago

Suns out! ☀️ Stop by the @charleshotel farmer...

Suns out! ☀️ Stop by the @charleshotel farmers market every Friday 12-6 & Sunday 10-3🍓🍏🍅🍞 @charlesriverfm #harvardsquare #cambridgema #farmernarket #strawberries #eatlocal #freshproduce #summerdays #summer

24 hours ago

☀ Allston Brighton CDC: June Newsletter - W...

☀ Allston Brighton CDC: June Newsletter - We’re pleased to share with you what we’ve been up to this past month, upcoming events and opportunities to get involved, and a spotlight on our incredible community partner, Etta. #Allston #BrightonMA #AllstonBrightonhttps://mailchi.mp/allstonbrightoncdc/allston-brighton-cdc-june-newsletter

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    ☀ Allston Brighton CDC: June Newsletter - We're pleased to share with you what we've been up to this past month, upcoming events and opportunities to get involved, and a spotlight on our incredible...
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46 hours ago

Harvard Square was live.

Ocean River Institute Savvy Science Wednesday in Harvard Square!

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    Ocean River Institute Savvy Science Wednesday in Harvard Square!
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Ocean River Institute Savvy Science Wednesday in Harvard Square!

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    Ocean River Institute Savvy Science Wednesday in Harvard Square!
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2 days ago

Harvard Square was live.

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2 days ago

We have two openings in The Homebuying Mentor...

We have two openings in The Homebuying Mentors® department: Manager and Coordinator of Financial Coaching and Homeownership Programs! Please see our website for more details and how to apply: http://allstonbrightoncdc.org/about-us/jobs/ #Allston #BrightonMA

    Jobs
    Thank you for your interest in joining the Allston Brighton CDC team. Check out our open job opportunities below. Financial Coaching and Homeownership Programs Manager Allston Brighton Community Development Corporation (Allston Brighton CDC) seeks a Manager for its Financial Coaching and Homeownership Education and Counseling Programs. These programs help people in our community to increase their understanding of credit, debt, savings, budgeting, and the homeownership process, with the goals of building assets, stabilizing housing situations, and preparing for and achieving homeownership.
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4 days ago

Your favorite #farmersmarket is back next Fri...

Your favorite #farmersmarket is back next Friday, June 29! Would you help us get the word out by hanging a few of our fancy poster up in the places you work, shop, and play? Posters available for pick up at the Greater Ashmont Main Street office!

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    Your favorite #farmersmarket is back next Friday, June 29! Would you help us get the word out by hanging a few of our fancy poster up in the places you work, shop, and play? Posters available for...
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4 days ago

Take some time for you, start the summer of h...

Take some time for you, start the summer of healthy way. Yoga for all levels in Harvard Square.

    Free outdoor yoga in Winthrop Park in Harvard Square
    helps individuals to manage stress and gain resilience. The integration of mindfulness, yoga, nutrition and positive psychology provides clients with strategies to empower them through an integrative approach to healing from stress. Your Whole Healing helps facilitate change both on the individual level as well as helping to create healthy communities.
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4 days ago

Wells Fargo has been an invaluable partner to...

Wells Fargo has been an invaluable partner to us over the years and we are so appreciative for their ongoing support. Special thanks to Bob for stopping by today and for Wells Fargo's unwavering commitment to the #Allston #BrightonMA community!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    Wells Fargo has been an invaluable partner to us over the years and we are so appreciative for their ongoing support. Special thanks to Bob for stopping by today and for Wells Fargo's unwavering...
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4 days ago

A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Dance and music fests as arts move outside

The Tree that Falls Summer Concert from 3 to 4 p.m. at Longfellow House, 105 Brattle St., West Cambridge. Free.

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Teddy Bear Picnic from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Somerville Community Growing Center, 22 Vinal Ave., near Union Square, Somerville. Free.

Ken Green at Story Space from 6:45 to 9 p.m. at Havurat Shalom, 113 College Ave., Powder House Square, Somerville. There is a $5 requested donation. 

Starstruck: Close Encounters of the Awkward Kind from 7 to 9 p.m. at The Rockwell, 255 Elm St., Davis Square, Somerville. Free, but register here. 

Festival of Us, You, We & Them all weekend at The Dance Complex, 536 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Most events are free.

Summer Reading Series at Lesley University, taking place at the Marran Theater, 34 Mellen St., on Lesley’s Doble Campus in the Agassiz neighborhood near Harvard Square. Free.

Fat Cats for MICE Fundraiser from 3 to 6 p.m. at Alley, 10 Ware St., Mid-Cambridge, near Harvard Square. Free, though donations are encouraged with raffle tickets available at the door for prizes and a carnival of activities. (Fancy duds are requested, but not required.)

    A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Dance and music fests as arts move outside
    Cambridge's tech innovation square has put together a unique farmers market - with artisanal food makers, yes, but also innovators and educators from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and local artists from Cambridge Arts' Community Supported Art Program. The science, technology, engineering, arts and math exhibitors stay until 3 p.m.; the food exhibitors stay throughout.
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5 days ago

Harvard Square was live.

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Jun 15

Still not sure what to get dad this weekend? ...

Still not sure what to get dad this weekend? Look no further...

    Father's Day in Harvard Square
    Join us in Harvard Square for Father's Day Brunch, Lunch, or Dinner! Bountiful brunches, delectable dinners and mouth-watering desserts await you and dad. Looking for that one of a kind gift? Harvard Square's stores have countless options to make the day extra special.
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Jun 13

Allston Brighton CDC posted 3 photos.

Come on down to @aeronautallston and tell us what you love about #Allston #BrightonMA! @ Zone 3

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Jun 13

Allston Brighton CDC shared Zone 3's photo.

Apply now if you're an artist in or connected to #Allston!

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    Zone 3 added a new photo.
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Jun 12

This Saturday, we're kicking off Summer a few...

This Saturday, we're kicking off Summer a few days early with the 11th Annual Make Music Harvard Square / Fete de la Musique. From 2pm - 10pm there will be al fresco performances throughout the Square - come be a part of this international celebration of music! http://harvardsquare.com/events/11th-annual-make-music-harvard-square-fete-de-la-musique

    11th Annual Make Music Harvard Square / Fete de la Musique
    Please join us in Harvard Square as we usher in the summer solstice on Saturday June 16 th as talented musicians from across the region celebrate the 11th annual Make Music/Fete De La Musique Festival. From 2pm to 10pm, Rock and Roll, Pop, Jazz, Americana, Bluegrass and more will fill the streets of Harvard Square, as artists perform in pop-up "stages" around the Square!
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Jun 12

We want YOU to volunteer for the Ashmont Farm...

We want YOU to volunteer for the Ashmont Farmers Market! Volunteering is fun and a great way to give back to the community. Our market couldn't happen without the dedicated volunteers who help us set up, tear down, process transactions, and distribute meals week-in and out. Add your name to the list below!

    AFM Volunteer Sign-Up 2018
    AFM Sign-Up Ashmont Farmers Market Volunteer Sign-up June 29, July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27, August 3, August 10, August 17, August 24, August 31, September 7, September 14, September 21, September 28, October 5, October 12, October 19 V1, Set-up( 1: 30-3pm), Carol Robinson, Carol Robinso...
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Jun 11

A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Shakespearean tragedy, comedy for a cause

MASS Leap: Louder Than a Bomb youth poets from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Longfellow House, 105 Brattle St., West Cambridge. Free. 

“Othello” Shakespeare in the park from 7 to 8:30 p.m. (and running with four more performances through Sunday before moving next weekend to North Cambridge) at Longfellow Park, 175 Mount Auburn St., near Harvard Square. Free. 

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Redbones 22nd annual Bike Party from 5 to 9 p.m. at Redbones, 55 Chester St., Davis Square, Somerville. Tickets are $15. (Rain date: June 25) 

“We Are Where the Nightmares Go and Other Stories” reading and conversation with C. Robert Cargill from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at The Harvard Coop, 1400 Massachusetts Ave., Harvard Square. Free, but register here.

B-Movies & Burgers with “Rock ’n’ Roll High School” from 7 to 9 p.m. at Friendly Toast, 1 Kendall Square. Free seating, but first-come, first-served starting at 6:30 p.m.

Guerilla Opera’s “Emergence I” from 8 to 9:30 p.m. at Oberon, 2 Arrow St., Harvard Square. Tickets are $20.

Hear Me Roar Female Artist Event from noon to 4 p.m. at Bantam Cider, 40 Merriam St., in the Inner Belt neighborhood near Union Square, Somerville. Free, but register here. 

17th Annual Historic Bike Ride in Somerville from 2 to 4:45 p.m., starting at Somerville City Hall, 93 Highland Ave., in the Winter Hill neighborhood of Somerville. Free.

New England Underground Music Festival 3 from 3:30 p.m. to midnight at ARTFarm, 10 Poplar St., near Union Square, Somerville (or, if it rains, at Hardcore Stadium, otherwise known as the...

    A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Shakespearean tragedy, comedy for a cause
    Redbones 22nd annual Bike Party from 5 to 9 p.m. at Redbones, 55 Chester St., Davis Square, Somerville. Tickets are $15. (Rain date: June 25) This annual block party offers free valet bike parking so you can enjoy the food, drink and the anticipation of winning with the raffle ticket granted as part of admission.
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Jun 07

Ashmont Farmers Market updated their cover ph...

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    Ashmont Farmers Market updated their cover photo.
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Jun 06

Allston Brighton CDC shared Brighton Main Str...

    Brighton Main Streets
    "Partly in response to the increased pace of development in recent years, the BPDA, in collaboration with the Boston Transportation Department, will commence a mobility study focused on strategies to...
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Jun 06

Harvard Square updated their cover photo.

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    Harvard Square updated their cover photo.
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Jun 05

Did you know that local Farmer's Markets are ...

Did you know that local Farmer's Markets are culturally significant institution beloved by generations of Americans before us? Dating back to 1730's in Lancaster, PA, locals would meet together at a designated lot in the center of town. Farmer's Markets have always played an important social role of sharing culturally shaped food practices and traditions, from Resident to Resident, Farmer to Resident, and vice versa. Come Meet us at the Market! Shop for fresh fruits and veggies, support local full-time farmers, and get an opportunity to hang-out with neighbors, enjoying music, playing games, and learning more about events happening in the community, all conveniently located on the Ashmont MBTA Plaza!

    "Meet Me at the Market" - The Evolution of a Farmers Market
    What better time than National Farmers Market Week to explore the history of farmers markets in the United States? Farmers markets are a critical ingredient to our nation's food system, and date back to 1730 in Lancaster, Pennsylvania in the United States. "Meet me at the Market" has for decades been a phrase commonly heard by Lancaster citizens.
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Jun 02

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Celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Grolier Poetry Book Store

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Jun 02

Harvard Square was live.

Celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Grolier Poetry Book Store

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Jun 01

Celebrate the 90th Birthday of the Grolier Po...

Celebrate the 90th Birthday of the Grolier Poetry Book Shop tomorrow at a literary outdoor festival on Plympton Street from noon - 8pm. Poetry readings, theatrical performances, dance, music, food and beer! http://www.harvardsquare.com/events/grolier-poetry-festival

    GROLIER POETRY FESTIVAL
    Grolier Poetry Press Poets: Keith O'Shaughnessy * X.J.Kennedy * Fred Feirstein * Spring Berman * Partridge Boswell * A reading from Tino Villanueva's Grolier Press book, So Spoke Penelope: English excerpts will be read by one poet, with poet Livia Meneghin reading from the Italian translation that Tino is premiering in Florence and Venice.
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Jun 01

Why Shop at the Farmers Market? Being Fresh I...

Why Shop at the Farmers Market? Being Fresh Is a Good Thing! – While store bought fruits and veggies are usually seven to fourteen days old by the time they hit grocery store shelves, at the farmers market you’re buying fruits and veggies picked just hours earlier. This means you can expect produce that stays fresher, longer. Selling at the farmers market, farmers can choose flavor over shelf-life.

    Farmers Market
    Farmers Markets are special! So why buy your groceries at the farmers market instead of the grocery store? Fresh - While store bought fruits and veggies are usually seven to fourteen days old by the time they hit grocery store shelves, at the farmers market you're buying fruits and veggies picked just hours earlier.
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May 31

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Oysters of course! Celebrating with the CCAE!

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    Oysters of course! Celebrating with the CCAE!
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May 31

"This bill will help expand our commitment to...

"This bill will help expand our commitment to ensuring residents across the Commonwealth have more access to quality, safe and #affordablehousing." - Charlie Baker We're so proud to join affordable housing advocates from across the state in celebration of the signing of the $1.8 billion Housing Bond Bill at Jewish Community Housing for the Elderly in #BrightonMA!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    "This bill will help expand our commitment to ensuring residents across the Commonwealth have more access to quality, safe and #affordablehousing." - Charlie Baker We're so proud to join affordable...
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May 30

Science Savvy Wednesdays with Ocean River Ins...

Science Savvy Wednesdays with Ocean River Institute. Swing by to learn about the differences of fresh vs salt water and much more!!! Their science tent is located in the heart of Harvard Square beside Out of Town News.

    OCEAN RIVER SCIENCE SAVVY WEDNESDAYS IN HARVARD SQUARE
    Instead of thinking globally and acting locally, ORI first listens locally (research). They act locally, and by doing so in concert with others, they become global in their ability to effect positive changes. ORI believes that people can best address environmental issues by first acting in their own communities.
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May 29

Ashmont Farmers Market updated their cover ph...

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    Ashmont Farmers Market updated their cover photo.
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May 29

‪We're one month away from Opening Day! Mark ...

‪We're one month away from Opening Day! Mark your 📆 for Fridays at the Ashmont Farmers Market in Peabody Square, returning with fresh 🍅🥕 live 🎶 and so much more June 29th, 3-7pm!‬

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    ‪We're one month away from Opening Day! Mark your 📆 for Fridays at the Ashmont Farmers Market in Peabody Square, returning with fresh 🍅🥕 live 🎶 and so much more June 29th, 3-7pm!‬
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May 24

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May 24

Harvard Square shared a link.

    Harvard Square Survey - Please tell us about you!
    Harvard Square is an authentic urban place where all are welcomed. Take a stroll down any street in the Square and you will find global leaders and homeless veterans, chess players and skateboarders, musicians and poets, students and professors, visitors and residents coming together in this sometimes zany, sometimes Zen but always unparalleled place we know and love as Harvard Square.
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May 24

Gig with us! We're hiring musicians 🎤🎸 to per...

Gig with us! We're hiring musicians 🎤🎸 to perform at the Ashmont Farmers Market this season. Apply below for a chance to play. We can offer $75 + an opportunity to busk and sell merchandise in beautiful Peabody Square!

    Entertainment Series Application 2018
    Each Friday in market season, The Ashmont Farmers Market provides live entertainment in Peabody Square. We are seeking musicians, artists, or entertainers to play at the market for our weekly Entertainment Series each Friday from 4 - 6:30pm beginning June 29th.
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May 24

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May 24

Allston Brighton CDC added 5 new photos.

#TBT to the Commonwealth Tenant Association Candidate's Night last week: Allston Brighton CDC staff and volunteers have been working alongside residents of the Commonwealth Apartments and the Boston Housing Authority on their tenant elections. We're so excited to be a part of their leadership development process!

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    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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May 22

We're so grateful that the State House has pa...

We're so grateful that the State House has passed a 2.15 million supplemental budget that will extend Healthy Incentives Program funding through the next fiscal year! You can once again earn HIP benefit on your SNAP fruit and veggie purchases starting TOMORROW, May 23. Find a location accepting HIP at mass.gov/agr/massgrown/hip.htm and earn HIP credit at the Ashmont Farmers Market starting Friday, June 29!

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    We're so grateful that the State House has passed a 2.15 million supplemental budget that will extend Healthy Incentives Program funding through the next fiscal year! You can once again earn HIP...
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May 22

We wouldn't have a market without our Sponsor...

We wouldn't have a market without our Sponsors! We're so grateful for the support of the sponsors who've already committed to supporting our market this year! Blue Hills Bank, Carney Hospital, City of Boston Credit Union, Eastern Bank Fields Corner Business Lab, Codman Square Health Center, and UMass Boston, THANK YOU. We're so grateful for your support as we kick-off another amazing season in Peabody Square, June 29th! If you'd like to sponsor the market, it's not too late! We're accepting sponsorship applications through June 5th. You can find out more at tinyurl.com/SponsorAFM

    Ashmont Farmers Market
    We wouldn't have a market without our Sponsors! We're so grateful for the support of the sponsors who've already committed to supporting our market this year! Blue Hills Bank, Carney Hospital, City...
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May 22

Harvard Square was live.

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May 21

Allston Brighton CDC shared Allston ForwardMa...

We love seeing residents of Allston Brighton CDC housing giving back - that's Arthur on the far right!

    Allston ForwardMass
    Our monthly volunteer day at Cradles to Crayons!
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May 18

Want to work at the market? We're hiring an a...

Want to work at the market? We're hiring an assistant for our upcoming season (Fridays, June 29-October 19). Apply or share this opportunity with someone who'd be passionate about supporting food-access and building community this season!

    Market Assistant 2018.pdf
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May 17

#ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like T...

#ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like The Hamilton Company and the Greater Boston Real Estate Board ensure that the 1,000+ residents of our affordable housing have access to case management, referrals, leadership development opportunities (as pictured), financial coaching, and more. Thank you for your contributions to the #Allston #BrightonMA community!

    Allston Brighton CDC
    ThankYouThursday: Generous supporters like The Hamilton Company and the Greater Boston Real Estate Board ensure that the 1,000+ residents of our affordable housing have access to case management,...
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May 17

Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.

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    Allston Brighton CDC added a new photo.
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