3 hours ago

Start your week off with a walk, run or bike ...

Start your week off with a walk, run or bike ride through the quaint and serene JFK memorial park! One of @harvardsquares little secrets! 🤫🌳 @harvardsquare @cambridgemass #cambridgema #tranquility #peaceful #getupandgo #monday #startyourweekoutright #healthandwellness #greentrees

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    Start your week off with a walk, run or bike ride through the quaint and serene JFK memorial park! One of @harvardsquares little secrets! 🤫🌳 @harvardsquare @cambridgemass #cambridgema...
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14 hours ago

A week of events in Cambridge and Somerville: Dance party, Thomas Frank, weird film, more

Thomas Frank at the Brattle Theatre at 6 p.m. at The Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Harvard Square. Pre-sales with a book is $26.25; general admission is $5 and...

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...Reading Series at Lesley University from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Marran Theater, 34 Mellen St., on Lesley’s Doble Campus in the Agassiz neighborhood near Harvard Square. Free. A variety...

GrownUp StoryTime: Just Be from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Aeronaut Brewing, 14 Tyler St., near Union Square, Somerville. Free, but there is a $5 suggested donation. Just like story...

...the Body Electric from 7 to 9 p.m. at the New School of Music, 25 Lowell St., West Cambridge. Free. The artists’ collective known as the Bait/Switch Project holds “an experimental...

Weird Local Film Festival #5 from 7 to 10 p.m at Warehouse XI, 11 Sanborn Court, Union Square, Somerville. There is a suggested donation of $5. A new batch of around...

City Dance Party from 7 to 11 p.m. at City Hall, 795 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free. Massachusetts Avenue is closed off in front of City Hall to allow...

    A week of events in Cambridge and Somerville: Dance party, Thomas Frank, weird film, more
    Name That Punk Rock Tune, The Sequel: Punk Strikes Back from 5:30 to 11 p.m. at The Independent, 75 Union Square, Somerville. Name that punk rock tune and benefit the Girls Rock Campaign Boston.Information is here. Thomas Frank at the Brattle Theatre at 6 p.m. at The Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Harvard Square.
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2 days ago

Hope your weekend is Gelato fun! 🍦🍨 Now open ...

Hope your weekend is Gelato fun! 🍦🍨 Now open in @harvardsquare, @amorinousa. Too beautiful to eat! #gelato #macaroons #yummy #foodie #foodart #summernights

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    Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA. 55,220 likes · 383 talking about this · 238,055 were here. Welcome! Harvard Square is a world-renowned shopping, dining,...
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2 days ago

Now open in @harvardsquare, @amorinousa. Too ...

Now open in @harvardsquare, @amorinousa. Too beautiful to eat! #gelato #macaroons #yummy #foodie #foodart #summernights

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    Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA. 55,219 likes · 403 talking about this · 238,053 were here. Welcome! Harvard Square is a world-renowned shopping, dining,...
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3 days 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

4 days 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

    Allston Brighton CDC
    ☀ 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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4 days ago

Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend

$30+, Saturday, 12 p.m., Harvard Murr Center, 65 North Harvard St., Allston, tasteofallston.com.

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$11+ for individual screenings, through June 30, Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave., Boston, roxburyinternationalfilmfestival.com.

$70+, Saturday and Sunday, 7:30 p.m., Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, 290 Northern Ave., Boston, raylamontagne.com.

Free, Friday, 6 p.m., City Hall Plaza, 1 City Hall Square, Boston, boston.gov.

$44+, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Wang Theatre, 270 Tremont St., Boston, bochcenter.org.

    Five Reasons to Leave the House This Weekend
    Including the Roxbury International Film Festival, roller disco on City Hall Plaza, and more. FILM Roxbury International Film Festival The Roxbury International Film Festival is back for its 20th year on its mission to "celebrate and present more diverse images of people around the world."
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4 days ago

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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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4 days 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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5 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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6 days ago

The Coolest New Outdoor Dining Spots around Boston

Alden & Harlow, 40 Brattle St., Harvard Square, Cambridge, 617-864-2100, aldenharlow.com.

The Hourly Oyster House, 15 Dunster St., Riverside, Cambridge, 617-765-2342, thehourlycambridge.com.

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Eventide Fenway, 1321 Boylston St., Fenway, Boston, 617-545-1060, eventideoysterco.com.

Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar, 253 Summer St., Fort Point, Boston, 617-369-0931, lolitamexican.com.

Our Fathers Restaurant and Bar, 197 North Harvard St., Lower Allston, 617-303-0101, ourfathersboston.com.

Southern Proper, 600 Harrison Ave., South End, Boston, 857-233-2421, southernproperboston.com.

    This Summer's Coolest New Outdoor Dining Spots
    Eat and drink at the newest outdoor dining areas, bars, patios around Boston, from Our Fathers outdoor bar in Lower Allston, to Benedetto's heated, covered deck in Cambridge, plus al fresco options like Lolita Fort Point's waterfront bar on the Harborwalk, new patio seats in Back Bay, Woburn, Copley Square, and more.
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6 days ago

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Jun 18

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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Jun 18

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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Jun 16

Harvard Square was live.

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    Harvard Square was live.
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Jun 16

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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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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

Small Bite: Raising the Bar

40 Brattle St., Cambridge, longfellowharvard.com.

    Small Bite: Raising the Bar
    Michael Scelfo brings molecular mixology and finger foods to the space above his flagship Alden & Harlow. Go ahead, use your hands. From smoked chicken wings to short-rib tartare on injera bread, chef Michael Scelfo designed everything on the menu at his forthcoming Longfellow Bar to be enjoyed sans utensils.
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Jun 12

What’s in Store: The Write Stuff

1316 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-547-0576, leavittandpeirce.com.

30 Brattle St., Cambridge, 617-547-1230, bobslatestationer.com.

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5 Bromfield St., Boston, 617-482-9053, bromfieldpenshop.com.

100 Summer St., Boston, 617-426-8500, longsjewelers.com.

    What's in Store: The Write Stuff
    When it's time to sign on the dotted line, ditch the Bic in favor of a pen with panache. FOR THE TRADITIONALIST Leavitt & Peirce In business since 1883, this Harvard Square tobacconist offers far more than premium cigars, its shelves brimming with colognes, board games, barware, and more.
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Jun 08

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Jun 06

Ask the Editor: Where Can I Drink Hip Mocktails?

...re not giving the bartenders an opportunity to shake things up for you. (Alden & Harlow, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge, 617-864-2100, aldenharlow.com; Waypoint, 1030 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-864-2300, waypointharvard...

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...up for you. (Alden & Harlow, 40 Brattle St., Cambridge, 617-864-2100, aldenharlow.com; Waypoint, 1030 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-864-2300, waypointharvard.com...

...too, so this place is great for catching up after work with groups of friends. (2 Broad St., Boston, 617.670.0107, tikirock.com...

    Ask the Editor: Where Can I Drink Hip Mocktails?
    Welcome to Ask the Editor, Boston magazine's new dining advice column by associate food editor Jacqueline Cain. A reader seeks bars and restaurants to check out that take non-alcoholic drinks seriously. Here are suggestions for the prettiest, most interesting mocktails in Boston and Cambridge.
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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 04

A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Dance festivals, local authors and dada art

Dance for World Community Film Festival begins, with showings at 5 and 7 p.m. daily through Wednesday at The Brattle Theatre, 40 Brattle St., Harvard Square. Admission to each film is $10.

39th Annual Boston Dragon Boat Festival from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday (all racing) and 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday (racing and cultural festival) around the Weeks Footbridge, 948 Memorial Drive, in the Riverside neighborhood. Free.

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Romance novel talk with “The Wedding Date” author Jasmine Guillory from 7:30 to 9 p.m. at Oberon, 2 Arrow St., Harvard Square. Tickets are $8 (for standing room) or $10, and add a dollar for online service fees for this 18-plus show.

World Qualifier Finals at the Boston Poetry Slam from 7:15 p.m. to midnight at The Cantab Lounge, 738 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free.

Comedian Johnny Pemberton at 8@730 from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at 730 Tavern, 730 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Tickets are $10 (or $11.42 with the online service fee).

Fifth Annual Dance Now Boston at 8 tonight and Sunday, and at 7 p.m. Saturday at The Dance Complex, 536 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. General admission tickets are $25.

Fresh Pond Day from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday around the Water Treatment Facility, 250 Fresh Pond Parkway, Fresh Pond. Free.

“Here to be Heard: The Story of the Slits” with Q&A from 7:30 to 10 p.m. at Lilypad, 1353 Cambridge St., Inman Square. There’s a $15 cover at the door.

12th Annual Family Music Festival from noon to 3 p.m. at the New School of Music, 25 Lowell St., West Cambridge. Free.

Drum Fest V from 6 to 10 p.m. at The Burren, 247 Elm St., Davis Square, Somerville. Tickets in advance are $12 standing and at the bar; $14 general seating; and $16 off the stage, but $20 at the door, with $3 of every ticket sold going to the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

    A week of events in Cambridge, Somerville: Dance festivals, local authors and dada art
    Harvard Square's José Mateo Ballet Theatre presents a three-day film festival exploring the intersection of dance and social change around the globe - part of the 10th annual Dance for World Community Festival week. Information is here. Lunchtime acoustic music concerts programmed by the Harvard Square folk music institution run through Sept.
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Jun 02

Harvard Square is live now.

Celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Grolier Poetry Book Store

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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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    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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May 31

Harvard Square was live.

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 25

Boston Celebrates Memorial Day Weekend

The Boston Calling Music Festival is at the Harvard University Athletic Complex, 65 North Harvard St., Allston, Friday, May 25, through Sunday, May 27. Purchase three-day passes, weekend passes, and...

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The Cambridge Memorial Day Parade and Observance is Monday, May 28, at 9:30 am, at the Cambridge Common, and is expected to arrive at the Cambridge Cemetery, 76 Coolidge Ave., at 11 am. Take an MBTA Red Line train to Harvard Square. 

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, 100 Northern Ave., has free admission on Monday, May 29, in honor of Memorial Day, from 10 am to 5 pm. Find directions here.

The Museum of Fine Arts Memorial Day Open House is Monday, May 28, from 10 am to 5 pm, 465 Huntington Ave. Admission is free. Find directions here.

The SoWa Open Market is held every Sunday from May through October, from 10 am to 4 pm, at 530 Harrison Ave. in Boston’s South End. Find a complete list of events and markets here. The SoWa Vintage Market is downstairs at 450 Harrison Ave., and is open every Sunday, year-round, from 10 am to 4 pm.

The SoWa Open Market is held every Sunday from May through October, from 10 am to 4 pm, at 530 Harrison Ave. in Boston’s South End. Find a complete list of events and markets here. The SoWa Vintage Market is downstairs at 450 Harrison Ave., and is open every Sunday, year-round, from 10 am to 4 pm.

The SpeakEasy Stage Company production of Allegiance is at the Boston Center for the Arts, 527 Tremont St., in the South End, through June 2. Phone: 617-482-3279. Purchase tickets  here.

    Boston Celebrates Memorial Day Weekend | BU Today | Boston University
    Despite soaring gas prices, an estimated 41.5 million Americans -about 5 percent more than last year-will be hitting the road this Memorial Day weekend. While the long weekend offers a great chance to get away, staying in Boston has its own rewards.
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May 24

Harvard Square was live.

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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

Harvard Square was live.

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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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May 24

Your Guide to Memorial Day 2018 Events around Boston

May 25-May 27, Friday starting at 2:45, all day Saturday and Sunday, Harvard Athletic Complex; 65 N. Harvard St., Boston; bostoncalling.com.

May 25-May 28, Friday 6 p.m.-12 a.m., Saturday and Sunday 12 p.m.-12 a.m., Monday 12 p.m.-11 p.m., Club Passim; 47 Palmer St., Cambridge; passim.org.

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May 23-May 28, all day starting at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Boston Common; 139 Tremont St.; Boston, massmilitaryheroes.org.

May 28, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts; 465 Huntington Ave., Boston; mfa.org

    Your Guide to Memorial Day Weekend Events in Boston
    From the Garden of Flags to the Campfire.festival, there's more than enough going on in Boston to keep you busy this holiday weekend. Dust off your white pants and get the grill going, Boston: It's finally Memorial Day.
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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!

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    Our monthly volunteer day at Cradles to Crayons!
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