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Teen Day with the Vigorous Youth

Part of the Community Canvas Series presented by the Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion bringing community events to Mattapan Square this July, August, and September.

August 24, 2024
2024-08-24T10:00:00 - 2024-08-24T13:00:00

Join us for Teen Day at the Mattapan Farmers Market with the Vigorous Youth program of Mattapan Food and Fitness! Teens can enjoy a variety of activities, engage with local vendors, and watch performances by talented youth. 


Día del Adolescente con la Vigorosa Juventud

Parte de la Serie Lienzo Comunitario presentada por la Oficina de Inclusión y Oportunidades Económicas, que traerá eventos comunitarios a Mattapan Square en julio, agosto y septiembre.

¡Únase a nosotros en el Día del Adolescente en el Mercado de Granjeros de Mattapan en el marco del programa Juventud Vigorosa de Mattapan Food and Fitness! Los adolescentes podrán disfrutar de una gran variedad de actividades, relacionarse con los vendedores locales y ver las actuaciones de talentosos jóvenes. 


Jounen Adolesan ak Jèn Vigoure

Yon pati nan Seri Twal Kominotè prezante pa Biwo Opòtinite Ekonomik ak Enklizyon, pote evènman kominotè yo nan Nubian Square sa a Jiyè, Out, ak Septanm.

Rejwenn nou pou Jounen Adolesan nan Mache Kiltivatè Mattapan lan ak pwogram jèn ki vigoure Mattapan Food and Fitness! Adolesan yo ka pwofite de yon varyete aktivite, angaje ak machann lokal yo, epi gade pèfòmans jèn ki gen talan.

 

 

August 24, 2024
2024-08-24T10:00:00 - 2024-08-24T13:00:00
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Immigrant Small Business Day

Part of the Community Canvas Series presented by the Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion bringing community events to Mattapan Square this July, August, and September.

August 17, 2024
2024-08-17T10:00:00 - 2024-08-17T13:00:00

Join us at Mattapan Farmers Market and support immigrant-owned businesses at Immigrant Business Day! Shop for a variety of products while celebrating the diversity and entrepreneurial spirit within our community.


Día del Comercio de Inmigrantes

Parte de la Serie Lienzo Comunitario presentada por la Oficina de Inclusión y Oportunidades Económicas, que traerá eventos comunitarios a Mattapan Square en julio, agosto y septiembre.

¡Únase a nosotros en el Mercado de Granjeros de Mattapan y apoye a los comercios propiedad de inmigrantes en el Día del Comercio de Inmigrantes! Compre una gran variedad de productos mientras celebra la diversidad y el espíritu emprendedor de nuestra comunidad.


Jounen Ti Biznis pou Imigran 

Yon pati nan Seri Twal Kominotè prezante pa Biwo Opòtinite Ekonomik ak Enklizyon, pote evènman kominotè yo nan Nubian Square sa a Jiyè, Out, ak Septanm.

Rejwenn nou nan Mache Kiltivatè Mattapan epi sipòte biznis imigran yo posede nan Jounen Biznis Imigran yo! Achte yon varyete pwodwi pandan y ap selebre divèsite ak lespri antreprenè nan kominote nou an.
 
August 17, 2024
2024-08-17T10:00:00 - 2024-08-17T13:00:00
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Healing and Wellness Day

Part of the Community Canvas Series presented by the Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion bringing community events to Nubian Square this July, August, and September.

August 31, 2024
2024-08-31T10:00:00 - 2024-08-31T14:00:00

Enjoy cooking demonstrations by Haley House Chefs, nutritious food from local vendors, and participate in wellness presentations, writing workshops, and a yoga class. 


Día de la Sanación y el Bienestar

Parte de la Serie Lienzo Comunitario presentada por la Oficina de Inclusión y Oportunidades Económicas, que traerá eventos comunitarios a Nubian Square en julio, agosto y septiembre.

Disfrute de las exhibiciones de cocina de Haley House Chefs, de la comida nutritiva de los vendedores locales y participe en presentaciones sobre bienestar, talleres de redacción y una clase de yoga. 


Jounen Gerizon ak Byennèt

Yon pati nan Seri Twal Kominotè prezante pa Biwo Opòtinite Ekonomik ak Enklizyon, pote evènman kominotè yo nan Nubian Square sa a Jiyè, Out, ak Septanm.

Pwofite demonstrasyon kwit manje pa Chèf Haley House, manje nitritif ki soti nan men founisè lokal yo, epi patisipe nan prezantasyon byennèt, atelye travay sou ekriti ak yon klas yoga. 

 

 

August 31, 2024
2024-08-31T10:00:00 - 2024-08-31T14:00:00
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Jah Night: Marcus Garvey Birthday Celebration

Part of the Community Canvas Series presented by the Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion bringing community events to Nubian Square this July, August, and September.

August 17, 2024
2024-08-17T16:00:00 - 2024-08-17T20:00:00

Savor mouthwatering free tastings of Jamaican cuisine from Chef Demos by Haley House Chefs, and enjoy jewelry making, story telling, and live band!


Jah Night: Marcus Garvey Birthday Celebration

Parte de la Serie Lienzo Comunitario presentada por la Oficina de Inclusión y Oportunidades Económicas, que traerá eventos comunitarios a Nubian Square en julio, agosto y septiembre.

Saboree las deliciosas degustaciones gratuitas de cocina de Jamaica a cargo de Chef Demos de Haley House Chefs, y disfrute de la elaboración de joyas, los narradores de cuentos y la banda en vivo.


Nwit Jah: Selebrasyon Anivèsè Marcus Garvey

Yon pati nan Seri Twal Kominotè prezante pa Biwo Opòtinite Ekonomik ak Enklizyon, pote evènman kominotè yo nan Nubian Square sa a Jiyè, Out, ak Septanm.

Goute manje koupe dwèt gratis nan kwizin Jamayiken soti nan Chef Demos pa Haley House, epi pwofite fè bijou, rakonte istwa, ak gwoup an dirèk!

August 17, 2024
2024-08-17T16:00:00 - 2024-08-17T20:00:00
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Youth Day

Part of the Community Canvas Series presented by the Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion bringing community events to Nubian Square this July, August, and September.

August 10, 2024
  • 12:00pm - 4:00pm
  • CORNER OF MELNEA CASS BLVD AND WASHINGTON STREET
    Boston, MA
  • Contact:
    Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Neighborhood:
    Roxbury
  • Posted:
2024-08-10T12:00:00 - 2024-08-10T16:00:00

Youth Day will feature performances by young talents including Jerome Wells, Aidan Thomas, Laura Cabrera along with food for sale by Diddy Burger. Throughout the afternoon, enjoy games, food, and entertainment.


Día de la Juventud

Parte de la Serie Lienzo Comunitario presentada por la Oficina de Inclusión y Oportunidades Económicas, que traerá eventos comunitarios a Nubian Square en julio, agosto y septiembre.

El Día de la Juventud contará con actuaciones de jóvenes talentos como Jerome Wells, Aidan Thomas y Laura Cabrera, además de comida a la venta a cargo de Diddy Burger. A lo largo de la tarde, disfrute de juegos, comida y entretenimiento.


Jounen Jèn

Yon pati nan Seri Twal Kominotè prezante pa Biwo Opòtinite Ekonomik ak Enklizyon, pote evènman kominotè yo nan Nubian Square sa a Jiyè, Out, ak Septanm.

Jounen Jèn yo pral prezante pèfòmans jèn talan tankou Jerome Wells, Aidan Thomas, Laura Cabrera ansanm ak manje pou vann pa Diddy Burger. Pandan tout apremidi a, pwofite jwèt, manje, ak amizman.

 

 

August 10, 2024
  • 12:00pm - 4:00pm
  • CORNER OF MELNEA CASS BLVD AND WASHINGTON STREET
    Boston, MA
  • Contact:
    Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Neighborhood:
    Roxbury
  • Posted:
2024-08-10T12:00:00 - 2024-08-10T16:00:00
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Pan Jam in the Park

Part of the Community Canvas Series presented by the Office of Economic Opportunity and Inclusion bringing community events to Nubian Square this July, August, and September.

August 3, 2024
2024-08-03T16:00:00 - 2024-08-03T20:00:00

Experience the vibrant Caribbean sounds of talented youth and adult pan groups, accompanied by energetic island sounds. Enjoy a variety of delicious free tastings offerings from a Caribbean Chef Demo by Haley House Chefs, and immerse yourself in a glitter bar, face painting, and henna art. 


PAN JAM EN EL PARQUE

Parte de la Serie Lienzo Comunitario presentada por la Oficina de Inclusión y Oportunidades Económicas, que traerá eventos comunitarios a Nubian Square en julio, agosto y septiembre.

Experimente los vibrantes sonidos caribeños de talentosos grupos musicales de jóvenes y adultos, acompañados de enérgicos sonidos isleños. Disfrute de una variedad de deliciosas degustaciones gratuitas de una exhibición de cocina caribeña a cargo de Haley House Chefs, y sumérjase en un bar de purpurina, pintura de caras y arte con henna. 


PAN JAM NAN PARK

Yon pati nan Seri Twal Kominotè prezante pa Biwo Opòtinite Ekonomik ak Enklizyon, pote evènman kominotè yo nan Nubian Square sa a Jiyè, Out, ak Septanm.

Dekouvri son vibran Karayib la gwoup jèn ak adilt ki genyen talan ki akonpaye pa son enèjik zile yo. Pwofite de yon varyete bon kalite manje gratis ki genyen bon gou ak demonstrasyon chèf Haley House, epi plonje w nan yon ba ki byen klere, pentire figi, ak ar henna.

August 3, 2024
2024-08-03T16:00:00 - 2024-08-03T20:00:00
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Boston After Dark at BCYF Mattahunt

Free teen events from 6 - 9 p.m. every Friday night - all summer long! 

August 16, 2024
  • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • 100 Hebron St
    Boston, MA 02126
  • Contact:
    Office of Youth Engagement and Advancement
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Neighborhood:
    Mattapan
  • Event Type:
  • Posted:
2024-08-16T18:00:45 - 2024-08-16T21:00:00

OYEA

August 16, 2024
  • 6:00pm - 9:00pm
  • 100 Hebron St
    Boston, MA 02126
  • Contact:
    Office of Youth Engagement and Advancement
  • Price:
    FREE
  • Neighborhood:
    Mattapan
  • Event Type:
  • Posted:
2024-08-16T18:00:45 - 2024-08-16T21:00:00
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'5 Days of Chess' Tournament

"5 Days of Chess" is a free all ages series featuring workshops by Boston-based chess masters and a free, unrated chess tournament that is open to the public.

August 11, 2024
2024-08-11T13:30:34 - 2024-08-11T15:00:00
5 DAYS OF CHESS

This summer 2024 we shall be involved with "5 Days of Chess (5DC)" events in downtown Boston. "5DC" is a series of chess events consisting of four FREE chess workshops followed by a FREE chess tournament. All events at the Civic Pavilion Hall and City Hall Plaza are supported in part by a grant from the Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture.

​TARGET AUDIENCE

5DC workshops are suitable for players who have mastered the basics of chess and are now seeking to get to intermediate level. Suitable for those with ratings between 800 and 1,400. Adults and juniors ages 10 and up. The tournament is open to everyone regardless of their rating.

LOCATION

The Civic Pavilion at Boston City Hall Plaza, Downtown Boston. The closest T stop is Haymarket (Orange Line). You can also get off the T at Government Center (Green Line) and follow the signs to the Civic Pavilion. The Civic Pavilion is directly opposite Boston Public Market.

"5 Days of Chess" flier

TOURNAMENT (SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, 1:30 P.M.) 

You've brushed up some chess theory through the workshops and practiced with casual chess after each workshop. Now is time to test those new founded skills. The final day of the 5DC series is a tournament, open to everyone, regardless of level. Registration for the tournament will open on August 1, 2024. We will send an email reminder to those who registered and attended the workshops. Note that the tournament capacity is approximately 80-100 people. 

IMPORTANT NOTES

All events take place in a location open to the public. Keep your belongings with you at all times. Juniors require parental supervision. There will be photography at the event and photos may be used in social media and by the press.

REGISTRATION FOR WORKSHOPS

Please register in advance for the workshops to help us to understand the number of attendees and chess level. Workshop capacity is approximately 50-60 people. Click on the button below to register for workshops.

August 11, 2024
2024-08-11T13:30:34 - 2024-08-11T15:00:00
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'5 Days of Chess' Event

"5 Days of Chess" is a free all ages series featuring workshops by Boston based chess masters and a free, unrated chess tournament that is open to the public.

August 4, 2024
2024-08-04T14:00:00 - 2024-08-04T15:30:00
5 DAYS OF CHESS

This summer 2024 we shall be involved with "5 Days of Chess (5DC)" events in downtown Boston. "5DC" is a series of chess events consisting of four FREE chess workshops followed by a FREE chess tournament. All events at the Civic Pavilion Hall and City Hall Plaza are supported in part by a grant from the Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture.

​PRESENTERS

A US Chess Federation titled player will guide participants at each workshop covering elements of the opening, the middle game, and endgame. This year our presenters include GM Leonid Kritz, WGM Nadya Kosintseva and NM Ryan Young.

​TARGET AUDIENCE

5DC workshops are suitable for players who have mastered the basics of chess and are now seeking to get to intermediate level. Suitable for those with ratings between 800 and 1,400. Adults and juniors ages 10 and up. The tournament is open to everyone regardless of their rating.

LOCATION

The Civic Pavilion at Boston City Hall Plaza, Downtown Boston. The closest T stop is Haymarket (Orange Line). You can also get off the T at Government Center (Green Line) and follow the signs to the Civic Pavilion. The Civic Pavilion is directly opposite Boston Public Market.

WORKSHOP DETAILS, DATES AND TIMES

Each workshop starts on a Sunday at 2 p.m. and lasts 1 to 1.5 hours followed by casual chess until 5 p.m.

Aug 4:    How to Improve Your Chess (NM Ryan Young)

"5 Days of Chess" flier

TOURNAMENT (SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, 1:30 P.M.) 

You've brushed up some chess theory through the workshops and practiced with casual chess after each workshop. Now is time to test those new founded skills. The final day of the 5DC series is a tournament, open to everyone, regardless of level. Registration for the tournament will open on August 1, 2024. We will send an email reminder to those who registered and attended the workshops. Note that the tournament capacity is approximately 80-100 people. 

IMPORTANT NOTES

All events take place in a location open to the public. Keep your belongings with you at all times. Juniors require parental supervision. There will be photography at the event and photos may be used in social media and by the press.

REGISTRATION FOR WORKSHOPS

Please register in advance for the workshops to help us to understand the number of attendees and chess level. Workshop capacity is approximately 50-60 people. Click on the button below to register for workshops.

August 4, 2024
2024-08-04T14:00:00 - 2024-08-04T15:30:00
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'5 Days of Chess' Event

"5 Days of Chess" is a free all ages series featuring workshops by Boston based chess masters and a free, unrated chess tournament that is open to the public.

July 28, 2024
2024-07-28T14:00:00 - 2024-07-28T15:30:00
5 DAYS OF CHESS

This summer 2024 we shall be involved with "5 Days of Chess (5DC)" events in downtown Boston. "5DC" is a series of chess events consisting of four FREE chess workshops followed by a FREE chess tournament. All events at the Civic Pavilion Hall and City Hall Plaza are supported in part by a grant from the Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture.

​PRESENTERS

A US Chess Federation titled player will guide participants at each workshop covering elements of the opening, the middle game and endgame. This year our presenters include GM Leonid Kritz, WGM Nadya Kosintseva and NM Ryan Young.

​TARGET AUDIENCE

5DC workshops are suitable for players who have mastered the basics of chess and are now seeking to get to intermediate level. Suitable for those with ratings between 800 and 1,400. Adults and juniors ages 10 and up. The tournament is open to everyone regardless of their rating.

LOCATION

The Civic Pavilion at Boston City Hall Plaza, Downtown Boston. The closest T stop is Haymarket (Orange Line). You can also get off the T at Government Center (Green Line) and follow the signs to the Civic Pavilion. The Civic Pavilion is directly opposite Boston Public Market.

WORKSHOP DETAILS, DATES AND TIMES

Each workshop starts on a Sunday at 2 p.m. and lasts 1 to 1.5 hours followed by casual chess until 5 p.m.

July 28:  Opening Principles (GM Leonid Kritz)

Aug 4:    How to Improve Your Chess (NM Ryan Young)

"5 Days of Chess" flier

TOURNAMENT (SUNDAY, AUGUST 11, 1:30 P.M.) 

You've brushed up some chess theory through the workshops and practiced with casual chess after each workshop. Now is time to test those new founded skills. The final day of the 5DC series is a tournament, open to everyone, regardless of level. Registration for the tournament will open on August 1, 2024. We will send an email reminder to those who registered and attended the workshops. Note that the tournament capacity is approximately 80-100 people. 

IMPORTANT NOTES

All events take place in a location open to the public. Keep your belongings with you at all times. Juniors require parental supervision. There will be photography at the event and photos may be used in social media and by the press.

REGISTRATION FOR WORKSHOPS

Please register in advance for the workshops to help us to understand the number of attendees and chess level. Workshop capacity is approximately 50-60 people. Click on the button below to register for workshops.

July 28, 2024
2024-07-28T14:00:00 - 2024-07-28T15:30:00
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