Events for May 18 2017

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Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 11:00am

Explore America’s birth as a global economic power in the 19th century through the prism of one family’s inspiring stories of adventure, innovation, entrepreneurial spirit and civic leadership. Long considered the jewel of Milton, this majestic Greek revival mansion was built in 1833 and contains the treasures of four generations of the Forbes family including China trade heirlooms and Abraham Lincoln memorabilia. Historic Preservation work has recently been completed. The museum is open to the public for tours at 11am and 2pm on Thursdays and Saturdays.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815
Price: 
$10 adults, $8 seniors and students, Free to children under 5.
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 6:00pm

At the 4th Annual Civic Dinner, The Salvation Army of Quincy will honor Peter O'Connell with the William Booth Award and Frank Trainor with the Bruce E. Wood Community Service Award.

27 Glendale Road
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-9300
Price: 
$75 per person. Additional sponsorship opportunities available.
Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 8:00pm

Amanda desperately struggles to provide her fragile daughter, Lauram with at least one "gentleman caller". Her son, Tom, dreams of escaping from his job and his oppressive life at home. This exquisite family drama filtered through Tom's memory, was Tennessee Williams' first successful play and winner of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for 1945. 

Curtain Call Theatre
182 Commercial Street
Braintree, MA 02184
Phone: 781-356-5113
Price: 
$20