–The Jamaica Plain Artists Association, a group of artists who make and promote art in the Jamaica Plain community, is presenting its 2018 Member Exhibition at JP Licks, 659 Centre Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. The exhibition will run from July 17 – September 12, 2018 during the store’s normal business hours
–The Franklin Park Coalition presents “Elma Lewis Playhouse in the Park,” with a different performance every Tuesday from July 24 to August 28. For details, visit franklinparkcoalition.org.
–Gerry Wright, as Frederick Law Olmsted, will be conducting Stars & Stripes Forever this Sun., 7/29 at Pinebank Promontory. It will be part of the Summer on the Emerald Necklace series. The concert on 7/29 is the Metropolitan Wind Symphony. For more information, visit emeraldnecklace.org/events/summer-on-the-emerald-necklace/ or mws-boston.org.
–The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) is holding a public meeting August 2, 2018 at 7:00PM – 8:30PM at Spontaneous Celebrations in JP regarding potential sites for a SWCP off-leash dog recreation area. If you have questions or concerns or would like to be added to an email list to receive DCR general or project specific announcements, please email [email protected] or call 617-626-4973.
—Music Is Healing Boston presents: RE:CONSTRUCTION – An Open House Celebration of Unity in the City through Music, @ Spontaneous Celebrations 45 Danforth Street, Jamaica Plain, MA August 4th | 10am-6pm
Calling All: Poets, Singers, Musicians, Families, Youth, Educators, Organizers, Performers (actors, drummers, dancers, athletes), Fashion Designers and Media-Makers too (animation, film)
Join us for a celebration of community, culture and multimedia performance arts! This all-day event will bring together many diverse communities from across the Boston area to mash it up and kick-off the awareness and fun raising campaign to bring the Unity through Music festival to Boston!
Who? You (and your family plus friends)
Why? To Celebrate & Co-Create Unity in the City through Music!
What time? (10a-6p).
Where? Spontaneous Celebrations (45 Danforth Street, Jamaica Plain)
How much?: FREE! Donations welcome (none turned away for lack of funds)
How old? All Ages (Kids & Toddlers Friendly)