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Dedham Residence Inn Extended Stay Suites
The Residence Inn Suites Hotel by Marriott is pet friendly located south of Boston near the Commuter rail & Legacy Place. Suites include separate living spaces with a fully-equipped kitchen & fireplace,free hot breakfast buffet, internet access & cable TV with HBO.
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The Town of Milton was founded in 1662 and is located in Norfolk County. The town is known for its beauty and wealth of the community.

Points of interest in Milton include the Captain Forbes House Museum that was built in 1883; Captain Forbes was a ship owner and designer as well as an internationally known philanthropist. Also visit the Blue Hills Reservation for a piece of history and a picture perfect view of Boston.

Milton is also home to the first chocolate factory in New England which was the Baker Chocolate Factory built in 1764. The town is also one of the most Irish towns in the United States.

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June Milton Neighbors Social
Come hang out with your Milton Neighbors in person!Please join us for our third socializing and networking event. Our socials have been a huge success, complete with lots of laughs and local networking. Cheese & veggie crudite. Cash bar. All profits to go to the Milton Residents Fund.

When: Jun 10, 2015 7 PM in Milton, Massachusetts (Wed, 10 Jun 2015 19 )
Northeastern Regional Conference 2015 at
CampusEAI Consortiums Northeastern Regional Conference is being hosted by Curry College on June 4th, 2015 CampusEAI is pleased to announce the confirmation of our Northeastern Regional Conference 2015. Details on the CampusEAI Consortium Northeastern Regional Conference ? Registration opens December 1st, and is FREE until February 28th ? Breakfast, lunch, and snack breaks will be provided ? Our one day event will feature presentations by local colleges and universities ? Join us June 4th, 2015 at Curry College Agenda Items ? Key Note from the Executive Director of CampusEAI Consortium ? Presentations from local institutions regarding portal, mobile solutions, help desk, website design, cloud hosting, single sign-on, and more ? Presentation types include round tables, hands-on working sessions, and panel discussions We would like to express our appreciation to Curry College for extending their facilities and their hospitality in order to host this CampusEAI Consortium Regional Event.

When: Jun 4, 2015 9 AM to Jun 4, 2015 5 PMin Milton, Massachusetts (Thu, 04 Jun 2015 09 )
Milton 12,14,16,18 L7 Futures Circuit Event
Division: Level 7: BG(12 (78'Court/Green Ball) ,16-18 (78'Court/Yellow Ball) )s,SE; BG(14 (78'Court/Yellow Ball) )s,RR

Notes:THIS TOURNAMENT WILL BE HELD AT CURRY COLLEGE 1071 BLUE HILL AVE MILTON, MA 02186

When: Jun 12, 2015 12 AM to Jun 14, 2015 12 AMin Milton, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Jun 2015 00 )
Drawing and Painting
Drawing and Painting Great class for the beginner! Through the observation of still life set ups and landscape photographs we will broaden our drawing and painting skills while creating the illusion of depth and perspective. Working with pencil, charcoal, and pastel, students will express themselves with their own style using various types of paper while perfecting composition, value, color, and varying painting techniques. All levels are welcome. MAC will supply paper, charcoal, and pastels, but students are encouraged to bring their own soft pastels for better variety and quality. Teacher: Laurinda O'Connor Mondays 6:30 8:30 6 weeks, 6/29-8/3/15 $160



When: Jun 29, 2015 6 PM to Jun 29, 2015 8 PMin Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: 175 - 175 USD (Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18 )
Workshop: Painting Believable Light: "Glow"
Painting Believable Light: "Glow" What makes a painting "glow"? What is the glowing quality that appears in the work of many master painters? How does an artist make this happen? To transmit a feeling of believable light in a painting, and to make a painting glow, the painter must make certain decisions early in the painting process. This workshop will include a comprehensive exploration of the "glow factor." Topics will include texture, transparency, and color. Fear a major problem for many artists will also be discussed. Materials list available after registration. Minimum 6, maximum 12 students http://www.vincentcrotty.com/ Instructor: Vincent Crotty Sunday, June 28th, 10:00-5:00 $90



When: Jun 28, 2015 10 AM to Jun 28, 2015 5 PMin Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: 105 - 105 USD (Sun, 28 Jun 2015 10 )
Uptown Funk 70's Style
30th Annual Revue

When: Jun 20, 2015 5 PM in Milton, Massachusetts (Sat, 20 Jun 2015 17 )
iPod Shuffle


When: Jun 20, 2015 12 PM in Milton, Massachusetts (Sat, 20 Jun 2015 12 )
Animal Encounter
Weekend ProgramsEvery weekend we offer programs free with admission to the museum. 10:30 am Nature Tales 1:30 pm Animal Encounter

When: Aug 30, 2015 1 PM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: Free with admission (Sun, 30 Aug 2015 13 )
Animal Encounter
Weekend ProgramsEvery weekend we offer programs free with admission to the museum. 10:30 am Nature Tales 1:30 pm Animal Encounter

When: May 30, 2015 1 PM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: Free with admission (Sat, 30 May 2015 13 )
Animal Encounter
Weekend ProgramsEvery weekend we offer programs free with admission to the museum. 10:30 am Nature Tales 1:30 pm Animal Encounter

When: Aug 29, 2015 1 PM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: Free with admission (Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13 )
Animal Encounter
Weekend ProgramsEvery weekend we offer programs free with admission to the museum. 10:30 am Nature Tales 1:30 pm Animal Encounter

When: Aug 23, 2015 1 PM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: Free with admission (Sun, 23 Aug 2015 13 )
Workshop: Flower Arranging
This workshop will give the individual the chance to learn some basic concepts of flower arranging. She/he will create a beautiful Spring arrangement to take home. Learn the secrets from master floral artist, Lucinda Larson. Materials: sharp scissors or clippers Instructor: Lucinda Larson Thursday, May 28, 6:30-8:00 PM $45



When: May 28, 2015 6 PM to May 28, 2015 8 PMin Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: 45 - 45 USD (Thu, 28 May 2015 18 )
Hike Blue Hills Reservation with Outdoor Access
Sponsored by: Stavros/Universal Access Program
Minimum age: 15
Step outdoors and come join the Outdoor Access Team with helping to support the hike at Blue Hills Reservation! Outdoor Access is seeking volunteers for their hiking program, which creates adventures for people of all ages to enjoy terrain from rugged trails to accessible paths in beautiful parks.Vo . . .

When: Jul 16, 2015 9 AM in Milton, Massachusetts (Thu, 16 Jul 2015 09 )
Green Up!
Sponsored by: Friends of the Blue Hills
Minimum age: 18
Green Up! is an annual event targeting the removal of garlic mustard, a common invasive species in Massachusetts. In addition to helping protect the natural plant species that occur in this area, you'll be able to enjoy music and other acitivies. This even is rain or shine . . . . . .

When: May 31, 2015 1 PM in Milton, Massachusetts (Sun, 31 May 2015 13 )
Plein Air Painting: Painting Outside
Painting outside is such a pleasure, but it can be intimidating too. So much detail, where do you start? Learn strategies to simplify your subject, create a strong composition with a thumbnail sketch, use color and value, and produce a painting that captures the essence of a scene, without TMI (too much information). Our first meeting will be held Thursday June 25, 9:30-11:30 at the art center, to go over supplies and basic techniques, and how to set up to work outside. The following 4 weeks we will meet at various locations around Milton including Houghton's Pond, the Eustis estate, and the banks of the Neponset. Most classes will begin with a demo and each student will receive individual attention. A supply list will be emailed before the first class, and be discussed at the first meeting. You will also need some form of portable easel. There are some pastel sets available to borrow through the MAC. Open to Adults and High School students. Media: Soft pastel, or other media of your choice. All levels are welcome. Some drawing experience is helpful. www.dianesawyerfineart.com Instructor: Diane Sawyer Thursdays, 9:30-11:30 AM, 5 weeks June 25, introductions and orientation at the MAC July 2, 9, 16, 23, plein air painting in and around Milton $135



When: Jun 25, 2015 9 AM to Jun 25, 2015 11 AMin Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: 135 - 135 USD (Thu, 25 Jun 2015 09 )
Nature Tales
Weekend ProgramsEvery weekend we offer programs free with admission to the museum. 10:30 am Nature Tales 1:30 pm Animal Encounter

When: May 30, 2015 10 AM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: Free with admission (Sat, 30 May 2015 10 )
Blue Moon Festival


When: Jul 31, 2015 7 PM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: $5 per person

(Fri, 31 Jul 2015 19 )
Summer Kid's Class: Creatures Big and Small
Come and make a dragon, a ladybug or any size creature you can imagine. Students will learn basic hand-building skills while making functional pottery and non-functional sculpture. Projects will be glazed, fired and ready for pick up 2 weeks from last class. Instructor: Sue Hoy 4 Days 6/29 7/3 1:00 2:30 $140



When: Jun 29, 2015 1 PM to Jun 29, 2015 2 PMin Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: 140 - 140 USD (Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13 )
Summer Kid's Class: Hands in Clay
Playing with clay encourages experimentation. Children will explore the wonders of soft clay while making projects based on reality or imagination. Working in 3 dimensions provides the opportunity for new problem solving skills to develop. Projects will be glazed and fired. Parents may stay or drop-off the children. Instructor: Sue Hoy 4 Days 6/29 7/3 10:30 12:00 $140



When: Jun 29, 2015 10 AM to Jun 29, 2015 12 PMin Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: 140 - 140 USD (Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10 )
Milton Music Festival & Fireworks


When: Jun 27, 2015 12 AM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Sat, 27 Jun 2015 00 )
$10,000 Super Raffle!
Celebrate with St. Mary of the Hills PTO 2015 Spring Social & Silent Auction! The purchase of one $100 Raffle Ticket includes: Open Bar* Dinner Access to Silent Auction A chance to win $10,000!! Our goal is to raise funds to support all the wonderful programs and activities offered by St. Mary of the Hills School Ticket sales are limited to only 300 and are selling fast! Thank you for your support! *Open Bar 7:00PM - 8:30PM

When: May 30, 2015 7 PM in Milton, Massachusetts (Sat, 30 May 2015 19 )
Summer Sky Watch


When: Aug 13, 2015 12 AM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Thu, 13 Aug 2015 00 )
2nd Annual Gaelic Sunday


When: Jun 28, 2015 12 AM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Sun, 28 Jun 2015 00 )
DTS College Recruiting Tournament
Division: BG(18 (78'Court/Yellow Ball) )s

Notes:*** results not included in USTA New England ranking - please review below information ***

The DTS College Recruiting Tournament is intended to provide exposure to college coaches for junior player looking to play college tennis. It will provide multiple matches against the level of players who can boost a player's recruiting status.

Register for the tournament at the Donovan Tennis Strategies weblink above.

Players selected by DTS will be added to this TennisLink tournament, and draws will be posted.

Matches are scheduled to be played at Harvard University's Beren Tennis Center in Boston. Results will be posted on TennisLink, and will not be included in USTA New England rankings.

Contact Tim Donovan per information above if you have questions.










When: Jul 18, 2015 12 AM to Jul 19, 2015 12 AMin Milton, Massachusetts (Sat, 18 Jul 2015 00 )
Seasons of the Night Sky


When: Jun 24, 2015 12 AM in Milton, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Wed, 24 Jun 2015 00 )

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