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Brighton Massachusetts - Local Guide to the Boston Neighborhood of Brighton

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Brighton Events
Who Wants a Book Club? Planning Meeting
Faneuil Branch of the Boston Public Library
419 Faneuil Street
Brighton, MA 02135
Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 6 – 7pm

Who wants a book club? For children grades 2 and beyond. Come to this book club planning meeting. We will see who wants a book club and plan how we will make that happen.if you are unable to attend but are interested in participating, please contact Ann at 617.782.6705.

LibraryFaneuil
Neighborhood: Brighton
Type of Event: Book Group
Cost: Free
Audience: Children (Ages 6-12)
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When: Sep 27, 2016 12am in Brighton, MA

CANCELED - Who Wants a Book Club? Planning Meeting

Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 6 – 7pm



LibraryFaneuil
Neighborhood: Brighton
Type of Event: Book Group
Cost: Free
Audience: Children (Ages 6-12)

When: Sep 27, 2016 12am in Brighton, MA

Beginning Internet Class

Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library
40 Academy Hill Road
Brighton, MA 02135
Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 11am – 12pm



Mystified by the net? Don't know how to surf? Help is available on a
one-on-one basis to get you started. Call for an appointment and ask for
Alan.

LibraryBrighton
Neighborhood: Brighton
Type of Event: Computers/Technology
Cost: Free
Audience: Adults, Seniors

When: Sep 27, 2016 11am in Brighton, MA

Buy Local
Roggie's Brew & Grille 
356 Chestnut Hill Avenue
Brighton, MA 02135

617-566-1880
Roggie's Brew & Grille offers plenty of comfort pub food from appetizer to Pizza. You'll also find plenty of tasty sandwiches, pasta, seafood and Mexican favorites as well as BBQ specials off the grille!
About Brighton, MA
The area of Brighton was established in the late 17th century and was first known as "Little Cambridge". The residents acquired legal separation from Cambridge in 1807 and officially named the town Brighton. The town was then officially annexed to the City of Boston in 1874 and it remains a part of Boston today.

In post colonial days Brighton was home to agricultural plots and stockyards, but with the extension of the street car lines in the 1800s came residential growth. Soon houses and apartments were built all across the neighborhoods.

Brighton is primarily populated by graduate students and young professionals. Along Washington Street you will find small family businesses and Saint Elizabeth's Hospital - reputed as one of the finest hospitals in the northeast.

Brighton is host to the Bryman Institute, Saint John's Seminary and part of Boston College. Nearby you will find some of the finest institutes of higher learning in the country including Boston University, Harvard University and MIT.