Join us for locally produced and healthy food at the 13th annual Mattapan Square Farmers' Market. The Market annually serves 4,000+ residents in the Mattapan and Hyde Park communities. We kick off on July 13th at 10 A.M. Support local farmers, vendors, and enjoy live music, performances, and fitness activities in our updated space. Everyone is invited! Families, seniors, and youth are welcome to join us in building community. Free programs: - Boston Summer Eats – Project Bread: Free Meals for kids & teens 18 and under - Kids’ Corner: free activities for kids of all ages, including a $2 coupon to spend in the Market - Healthy Initiative Programs (HIP) - SNAP Benefits - Free bike repairs by Boston Cyclist Union - Chair Yoga - Line Dancing - Roller skating - Franklin Park Zoo Thank you to our Sponsors - Senator Collins - BMC HealthNet Plan - ThumbPrint Realty - The Norfolk Companies Partners - The YMCA - Women, Infants, and Children (WIC)
Family-owned Norfolk Companies celebrates 85 years at the newly remodeled Norfolk Hardware store at 981 Morton Street in Boston. Stop by on Saturday, September 21st anytime from 11am – 4pm . Billy Costa of Kiss 108FM and NESN will emcee and the day includes live music from the Bourbon Chasers and delicious BBQ provided by Celebrity Chef Pitmaster Andy Husbands of The Smoke Shop restaurants. In addition, a special appearance by Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is also on the schedule. Family friendly activities will include games, a craft table, bouncy house and dunk tank. For adults, cornhole, lawn games and Gordon’s Wine bar will be on site! Performances and activities, special raffles AND “30-minute Flash Sales” with some items available at up to 75% off! The event is open and FREE to the public with an RSVP to Eventbrite at: www.eventbrite.com/e/norfolk-hardware-home-center-celebrates-85-years-with-family-day-event-tickets-66586589281?.
When: Sep 21, 2019 11am to Sep 21, 2019 4pm in Mattapan, MA
The City of Boston has commissioned BBC Research & Consulting to conduct a disparity study to assess whether any barriers exist for minority- and woman-owned businesses that make it more difficult for them to participate in City contracting. What is a Disparity Study? • Examines participation of of minority- and woman-owned businesses in City contracting• Measures the availability of minority- and woman-owned businesses for City contracts and procurements• Assesses marketplace conditions for minority- and woman-owned businesses Agenda: 5pm: Refreshments and Networking 6pm: Presentation and Discussion All events include: Food Networking opportunities Interpretive services (upon request) A child-friendly environment For more information or to request interpretive services please contact Sheryce Hearns at 617-635-3449.
The Courtyard Marriott hotel is located on the Banks of the Charles River in Cambridge near MIT, BU, Harvard & Fenway Park in Boston. Amenities include spacious rooms with free wireless High-Speed Internet Access, cable TV with HBO, luxurious bedding, mini-fridge & more.
About Mattapan, MA
Mattapan was attached to Boston as part of Dorchester in 1870. Mattapan is home to a mix of single home family houses as well as two and three family houses.
Mattapan Square which is where Blue Hill Ave., River St and Cummins Highway meet is the commercial hart of the neighborhood.