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LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston to Host Halloween Themed Toddler Tuesday Oct. 24th
When: Tue Oct 24, 2017 @ 10:00 AM
Cost: Tickets are $16 and children aged 2 and under are FREE
Where: LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston
Visit: https://boston.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/whats-inside/events/2017-toddler-tuesdays/

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston Hosts Brick or Treat Every Weekend in October and on Halloween

When: Sat Oct 7, 2017 to Tue Oct 31, 2017 @ Open Daily at 10am
Cost: $18.50 - $29.95 and Children age 2 & under are FREE!
Where: LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston
Visit: https://boston.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/whats-inside/events/brick-or-treat/

LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston Hosts Brick or Treat Every Weekend in October and on Halloween

LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston will celebrate Halloween in spooky style with their annual Brick or Treat events. Held every weekend in October beginning Oct. 7th and on Halloween day, Tuesday, October 31st.Brick or Treat will feature a costume contest, Monster Mash Scavenger Hunt through MINILAND®, a Spooky Creations building challenge and more. Guests are encouraged to show their Halloween spirit to win fun LEGO® prizes.Visit The Ultimate Indoor LEGO Playground for these spook-tacular Brick or Treat events on:• 10/7-10/8• 10/14-10/15• 10/21-10/22• 10/28-10/29• 10/31 More info. on the event can be found at: https://boston.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/whats-inside/events/brick-or-treat/LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston is open daily at 10 am. Advance tickets are suggested to guarantee admission and can be purchased online at www.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/boston

When: Oct 19, 2017 12am in Somerville, MA
Cost: $18.50 - $29.95 and Children age 2 & under are FREE!

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699 Broadway
Somerville, MA 02144

617-623-6600
Donald Norton - Somerville Real Estate Agent
Donald Norton is a life long resident of Somerville and Broker/Owner of The Norton Group real estate agency located on Broadway. Choose the proven experience and knowledge that Donald Norton can provide when buying or selling property in Somerville.
About Somerville, MA
Somerville Massachusetts is located just northwest of Boston along the divide between the lower Charles and Mystic River watersheds. The easy access to Boston and Cambridge by public transportation and it's great parks and neighborhoods, makes Somerville a perfect choice to settle down and call home. Search local Somerville homes for sale and join the local community.

Closely built two families and triple-deckers fill the city to house its dense and diversified people. Today, Somerville is a mix of blue-collar families, young professionals, college students and recent immigrants. It is known for its large number of city squares which help mark neighborhood boundaries. Among those most active today are Davis Square, Union Square, Ball Square, Teele Square and Magoun Square.

In its earliest history Somerville served as the grazing lands for the residents and farmers of Charlestown and had only a few scattered permanent settlements. This is a sharp contrast to the Somerville of today which is comprised of 4.1 square miles of residential homes and commercial properties.

Somerville was established as a town in 1842 and its population grew in leaps and bounds from that time forward. Many of the new settlers worked in the brick yards producing as many as 1.3 million bricks a year by hand or 5.5 million with a new press. At its highest point in production the town was turning out 24 million bricks being made in 12 brick yards in the city.

By the end of 1851, heavy industry was prominent here and was soon followed by rolling and slitting mills, iron works and manufacturers of steam engines and boilers. With the establishment of the street car lines, Somerville's population again exploded growing to six times its number between 1870 and 1915. The scale of the meat packing industry earned Somerville the reputation as the Chicago of New England. The city's population reached its peak during the Second World War when almost 106,000 people were said to create a density greater than that of Calcutta!