Events for Oct 28 2017

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Saturday, October 28, 2017 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

Mark your calendar!! The Quincy Council on Aging's Fall Craft Fair, Saturday, October 28th from 10-2, held at the Kennedy Center 440 East Squantum St., Quincy. Local crafters, raffles, food, come by and start your Christmas shopping!! Something for everyone. Local vendors include Life Expressions Decor, Betsy's Bags & More, HandCrafted Creations by M.A., Piper Dee Naturals, Janine's Modern Accents of Design, Caryn's Corner, Knitted items, Quilts and much more!!! Admission is free!

440 East Squantum Street
Quincy, MA
Phone: 617-376-1506
Free Event
Saturday, October 28, 2017 -
10:00am to 2:00pm

On Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Quincy Police Dept and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 14th opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your pills for disposal to our station, 1 Sea Street, Quincy, MA. (The DEA cannot accept liquids or needles or sharps, only pills or patches.) The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.

1 Sea Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-479-1212
Free Event
Saturday, October 28, 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.
Saturday, October 28, 2017 -
11:00am to 4:00pm

The Beechwood Knoll School PTO invites you to join them for their annual Beechwood Knoll School Fall Festival Fundraiser from 11am till 4pm. Lots of activities for the kids including Carnival amusement, face painting, pony rides, cake walk etc.
The silent auction planned for this year is by far the best one yet, with beautiful gift baskets, vacation packages, Celtic and Red Sox tickets, restaurant gift cards and so much more. Please drop by and give us your support.

225 Fenno Street
Quincy, MA 02170
Phone: 617-376-1253
Free Event
Saturday, October 28, 2017 -
11:00am to 1:00pm

Enjoy Crafts, Games, and Bounce House, Pony Rides & Cider and Coffee!

1300 Sea Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-376-1253
Free Event
Saturday, October 28, 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, Fridays, and Saturdays.

215 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
Phone: 617-696-1815
Price: 
$10 adults, $8 seniors and students, Free to members
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 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.  
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 6:30pm

Let us take you on a journey of the senses in one of the most unique dinners you will ever experience, featuring a delectable four course menu at Craig's Cafe in Quincy..

Once blindfolded let your senses take over and you’ll enjoy the smells, the sounds, the tastes and the textures in a way you never thought possible.

1354 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02169
Phone: 617-770-9271
Price: 
$60 per person for dinner, $75 per person for dinner paired with beer or wine
Saturday, October 28, 2017 -
7:00pm to 11:00pm

The USS Salem is transformed into a destination haunted attraction from the creator of Fright Dome; ranked #2 haunt in the country by the Travel Channels and #3 by USA Today. Attraction stays open until midnight on Fridays and Saturdays. 

549 South Street
Quincy, MA
Phone: 617-479-7900
Price: 
Admission prices vary. $29.99 and up.