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Sunday, February 17, 2019 -
2:00pm to 7:00pm

The City of Presidents will be celebrating the 3rd  President’s Day Weekend  Winter Festival, a free event for the whole family on Sunday February 2 PM to 7 PM at Hancock-Adams  Common. . With outdoor interactive experiences, live music and special performances – including fire-eating and stilt walking – there is something for everyone.

1305 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1000
Free Event
Monday, February 18, 2019 -
11:00am to 1:30pm

Cookbook Author Didi Emmons, with her unstoppable enthusiasm for cooking and kids teaches basic knife skills, pizza dough, and how to tackle many vegetables. We will make pizzas that goes beyond your wildest dreams, transforming vegetables that were once not so liked to something that rivals potato chips! If you have a 6 or 8 inch chef's knife, please bring it wrapped tightly in a towel. Ages 8-13. Advance registration required.

First Parish Unitarian Universalist Church
1508 Washington Street
Canton, MA 02021
Phone: 3395020826
Price: 
$50 non members $40 members (2019 BCF membership )
Monday, February 18, 2019 - 7:00pm

Creating better speakers since 1949, Quincy Toastmasters #675 is a fun, friendly, and easy way to learn public speaking. Meetings are held every Monday at 7:00 pm at the Fore River Clubhouse, 16 Nevada Road, Quincy, MA 02169 from September 1st through June 30.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 12:15pm

Chartered in 1923, the Quincy Rotary Club District 7950, Massachusetts, strives to continue our mission, “Service Above Self”, to serve the local community of Quincy, MA and the world community of international service. Meetings are held on Tuesdays at 12:15pm at The Neighborhood Club, 27 Glendale Road, Quincy, MA 02169.

27 Glendale Road
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-773-9300
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 -
9:00am to 1:00pm

Home to the Weymouth Historical Society,the homestead houses a genealogical library with Weymouth records from the 1600’s, a shoe shop which is original to the homestead, a military room with memorabilia from the Revolutionary War through World War I, and a carriage house with antique sleighs, farming and ice harvesting tools. Open Wednesdays 9am - 1pm , excluding holidays or by appointment.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 -
11:00am to 1:30pm

Cookbook Author Didi Emmons, with her unstoppable enthusiasm for cooking and kids teaches basic knife skills, pizza dough, and how to tackle many vegetables. We will make pizzas that goes beyond your wildest dreams, transforming vegetables that were once not so liked to something that rivals potato chips! If you have a 6 or 8 inch chef's knife, please bring it wrapped tightly in a towel. Ages 8-13. Advance registration required.

East Congregational Church
610 Adams St
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 3395020826
Price: 
$50 non members $40 members (2019 BCF membership )
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

This is a class that will teach you that cooking is at its best when more than one cook is involved.

Your favorite foods can nourish you, and it doesn't have to take all day. Learn how to prep meals and make Pizza Chicken, BBQ Bowls, Buffalo Chicken Casserole - Make ahead meals that you can prep and freeze for another time. See you partners there! Ages 8-13 with adult partner. Advance registration required.

East Congregational Church
610 Adams St
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 3395020826
Price: 
$50 non members $40 members (2019 BCF membership )
Thursday, February 21, 2019 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

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, Fridays, and Saturdays.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815
Price: 
$10 adults, $8 seniors and students, Free to members
Friday, February 22, 2019 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

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, Fridays, and Saturdays.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815
Price: 
$10 adults, $8 seniors and students, Free to members
Saturday, February 23, 2019 -
11:00am to 3:00pm

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, Fridays, and Saturdays.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815
Price: 
$10 adults, $8 seniors and students, Free to members
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 2:00pm

You don't have to go to Alaska or northern Canada to see some incredibly beautiful, exotic-looking sea ducks. They are visiting us during the winter along our coast! Loons, grebes, eiders, mergansers, scoters, and goldeneyes are some of the birds that we hope to see. Meet at the white pavilion in the Squantum Point Park parking lot.

Squantum Point Park
Haul Road
Quincy, MA 02171
Phone: 617-727-5290
Free Event
Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 5:00pm

Every Saturday evening, excluding holiday weekends, New England Wildlife Center sponsors the Catbird Café; the South Shore’s longest running open mic, playing original music. The Catbird Café is hosted by Steve Martin and his wife Cathy Donlon.  Steve is a well-known musician throughout the region and brings a thematic consistency between the care of wildlife and music.  Participants in the Catbird Café range in age from young elementary school students to octogenarians, from singing families to poets and belly dancers.  Sign up to perform starts at 4:30 and performing starts at 5:00 p.m.

New England Wildlife Center
500 Columbian Street
Weymouth, MA 02190
Phone: 781-682-4878
Price: 
A $2 donation is requested to help pay for the cost of the program.  
Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 2:30pm

Celebrating their 65th season, the Quincy Symphony Orchestra offers free admission to this performance of VIGNIERI  Ballet Tympana, MOZART  Bassoon Concerto featuring BSO principal bassoon Richard Svoboda  and DVORAK Symphony No. 8.

The hall opens to allow seating approximately 30 minutes prior to the scheduled performance time. Please note that the dates and times of all concerts, as well as the program details, are subject to change.

Monday, February 25, 2019 -
6:30pm to 8:30pm

Share your talent with a friendly audience at Thomas Crane Public Library's acoustic open mic night held on the last Monday of the month, excluding holidays. Play an original or a cover song, read an excerpt or a poem, perform a dramatic monologue, debut your stand-up comedy skit or engage in any amateur style performance. All musicians, poets and performers are encouraged to participate and all ages are welcome. One microphone will be available but no other sound equipment is supplied. If your instrument requires amplification, such as an electric bass, you will need to bring it.

40 Washington Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1301
Free Event
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 7:00pm

Creating better speakers since 1949, Quincy Toastmasters #675 is a fun, friendly, and easy way to learn public speaking. Meetings are held every Monday at 7:00 pm at the Fore River Clubhouse, 16 Nevada Road, Quincy, MA 02169 from September 1st through June 30.

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