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Free Tuesday night summer concerts at Sunset Lake 2016 in Braintree MA

The Sunset Lake Braintree Concert Series is back for 2016. The free summer concerts will be Tuesday evenings except for the first week it will be Wednesday 6:00-8:00pm at Sunset Lake’s gazebo bandstand. Bring your blanket or lawn chair. Arrive early and be entertained for two free hours. These concerts are sponsered by BELD BROADBAND of Braintree- your electric, cable, internet and phone supplier!!   Free Tuesday night summer concerts at Sunset Lake 2016 in Braintree MA

The Sunset Concert Series 2016 begins on June 22nd.
June 22nd (Wednesday Night) -“CURRAGH’S FANCY”

Curragh’s Fancy’s music is heavily influenced by many of the best-known Irish bands, including the Clancy Brothers, The Irish Rovers, the Dubliners, the Wolfe Tones, and Planxty, to name as few. Folk influences include the Kingston Trio, Bob Dylan, John Prine, Stan Rogers, and The Old Crow Medicine Show. Trio members Dave Leahy, Michael Kelley, and Bob Fowkes play several instruments: guitar, banjo, bass, mandolin, bouzouki, and tin whistle, and all three share in the singing. They perform a lively mix of old pub favorites and newer material.
June 28th-“THE INFRACTIONS”

Funk and hip-hop to contemporary ska and swing, combined with 70s and 80s favorites.
July 5th-“THE REMINISANTS”

Boston’s top oldies band
July 12th-“JAVA JIVE”

Great dance band one of the most popular South shore Wedding bands
July 19th-“4EVERFAB”

Beatles Tribute Band
July 26th-“HERITAGE HOUSE BLUES BAND”

Boston area Rock & Roll, Blues, Country
August 2nd-“THE B STREET BOMBERS”

The B Street Bombers features outstanding musicians and singers delivering industrial strength R&B, Rock, Soul and Funk since 1980;
August 9th-“RONNIE LEWIS AND THE EXPEDITION”

Fun wedding dance cover band will get you dancing

Bonus concert on Thursday August 11th at Smith Beach in Braintree

Free Thursday Night Family Outdoor Movies 2016 at Braintree MA

The Town of Braintree will be hosting 3 outdoor family friednly movies during the summer at French’s Common Park adjacent to Town Hall at 8PM. Pre-movie entertainment provided by Crystal Entertainment Services at 6PM. A BUCK-A-BUY concession stand selling hot dogs, soft drinks, snacks and candy will be on site! Bring a lawn chair, a blanket and bug spray to enjoy the movie! Kids will love watching some of their favorite movies from the past year outside22191_19229

Thursday June 30th 

Family Movie Nights “Minions”

Thursday July 14th 

Family Movie Nights “Goosebumps”

Thursday July 28th 

Family Movie Nights “Star Wars-The Force Awakens”

 

 

Joshua Kaye Foundation Family Day & Touch a Touch 2016 in Braintree MA

The Joshua Kaye Foundation will be hosting a family fun day and touch a truck on Sunday May 15th from 11am-3pm  in the parking lot of former Cardi Furniture  Food, Music & Fun for the Whole Family!! Big Joe the Storyteller @11:30 and Special Performances by local groups all day!

Joshua Kaye Foundation Family Day & Touch a Touch 2016 in Braintree MA

$3/Ticket or $15/Family

Explore Awesome Trucks, Cars & Equipment!

AWESOME! Challenge Rocks is bringing a climbing wall!!
Face Painting & Games!
Food & Craft Vendors!
Raffles & More!
180 Pearl St, Braintree- formerly Cardi’s Furniture

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Bye Bye Birdie Broadway Musical at Archbishop Williams in Braintree MA

Archbishop Williams High School will be performing the  fun broadway musical  “Bye Bye Birdie”  April 8 and Aril 9th Both shows will be at 7:00 p.m.. Tickets are $8 pre-sale at the School’s main office or can be purchased at the door for $10.Bye Bye Birdie Broadway Musical at Archbishop Williams in Braintree MA

“Bye Bye Birdie” is one of the most captivating musical shows of our time. It is a musical comedy crafted with the fondest affection telling the story of a rock and roll singer who is about to be inducted into the Army. This is the tops in imagination and good old-fashioned fun.

Friday, April 8 – 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 9 – 7 p.m.

80 Independence Ave. | Braintree, MA 02184

 

Dr Seuss Birthday Celebrations Events 2016 South of Boston

In honor of Read Across America and Dr. Seuss’s Birthday (March 2nd), there are many  fun ways to celebrate reading with your kids. Bookstores, schools and libraries will be celebrating this great event plus we have added some crafts and recipes you can do at home or at school.Dr Seuss Birthday Celebrations Events 2016 South of Boston

>Read Across America Day takes place annually on March 2nd – Dr. Seuss’s birthday!  Grab your  Dr Seuess book 

All across the country, people unite over their love of books and reading to celebrate

7 Ways to Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday

Make a Dr. Seuss Craft perfect for home or the classroom at school!

Create some Dr. Seuss photo props to get some great pictures of your kids celebrating

Kids LOVE a messy craft – here’s how to make blue goo from the book “Fox in Socks”

Read “Horton Hatches an Egg” and create this adorable bird nest with your children

Is your kid’class  having a Dr. Seuss day? Make these Thing 1 and Thing 2  with fabric paint  and they’ll be ready for the party

Have you ever made an Oobleck? This green slime experiment is sure to thrill the science lover

The kids  making   these trufulla trees for your The Lorax party

Make  a Cat in the Hat pencil holder

This hot air balloon craft is the perfect accompaniment to “Oh, the Places You’ll Go”

Dr Seuss Recipe inspiration

Cat in the Hat Pancakes 

Preztel Green Eggs and Ham


Visit a South Shore South of Boston Dr Seuss Birthday Celebration

Saturday February 27th 

Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Celebration Storytime at Barnes and Noble Braintree 10:30AM

Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Celebration Storytime at Barnes and Noble Hingham 11:00am

Wednesday March 2nd 

Dr. Seuss’s Birthday Celebration Storytime at Barnes andNoble Braintree 11am

Saturday March 5th

Celebrate Dr. Seuss’s Birthday at Quincy Public Library 10am