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The City of North Adams was founded as a town in 1878 then later as a city in 1895 and is located in the Berkshire County. North Adams is best known for its decorated slate roofs and towers.

North Adams Points of interest are the Natural Bridge State Park and the Western Gateway Heritage State Park along with the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art.

There are currently major efforts in progress to create the largest Museum of Modern Art in the country.

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Roy Wooton's "Mozart & The Gospel"

Roy "Futureman" Wooton, innovative performance artist, presents this special multi-media presentation and performance featuring an ensemble of classical musicians with Futureman conducting the score via laser technology.
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Oct 15, 2014: 10 am - 11 am (Wed)

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    When: Oct 15, 2014 12 AM to Oct 15, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00 )
    EOHHS

    The Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) will hold a public hearing relative to proposed regulations 101 CMR 421.00: Rates for Adult Housing and Community Support Services, to include Community Based Flexible Support (CBFS) and Residential Specialty Services, purchased by the Department of Mental Health (DMH).
    Location: Saxe Room - Main Library



    When: Oct 31, 2014 10 AM to Oct 31, 2014 1 PMin Worcester, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10 )
    Marketa Irglova
    When: Oct 11, 2014 8 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Sat, 11 Oct 2014 20 )
    Ice Age Puzzles
    Ice Age Puzzles

    When12:00 pm to 1:00 pm on Friday, October 31, 2014BuildingCollege of Arts and Sciences, 685 Commonwealth Ave.Room224Contact NameJennifer BerglundPhone4238382422Contact Emailberglund@bu.eduContact OrganizationHoward Hughes Medical Institute Science Education Program at Boston UniversityFeesFreeSpeakersGeorge Denton, Libra Professor of Earth Sciences, School of Earth and Climate Sciences, University of Maine



    When: Oct 31, 2014 12 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12 )
    Bioinformatics Dissertation Defense of Evan K. Maxwell
    Bioinformatics Dissertation Defense of Evan K. Maxwell

    "Decoding Function Through Comparative Genomics: From Animal Evolution to Human Disease"When11:00 am on Wednesday, October 15, 2014Building111 Cummington MallRoomRoom 148Contact NameJessie CarusoPhone617-353-2696Contact Emailjcaruso@bu.eduContact OrganizationGraduate School of Arts and SciencesDepartmentsGraduate SchoolFeesFreeOpen ToFaculty staffSpeakersEvan K. Maxwell, PhD Candidate



    When: Oct 15, 2014 11 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11 )
    Gentle Halloween Storytime for 2 year olds

    Please come in costume to celebrate the holiday with gentle Halloween tales, songs, fingerplays and a grand march around the library. Register below for this event.


    Location: Garden Room



    When: Oct 31, 2014 10 AM to Oct 31, 2014 10 AMin Methuen, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10 )
    Beatnik's Halloween Party w/DJ Dance Away Sound
    Beatnik's Halloween Party w/DJ Dance Away Sound

    Music / Singing - Performance

    Friday, October 31, 2014
    9:00 PM-2:00 AM

    Beatnik's
    433 Park Avenue
    Worcester, MA 01610
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    Suggested Audiences: College, Adult, Elders

    E-mail: digitalkitchen@charter.net

    Last Modified: September 23, 2014 at 5:31 PM

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    When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
    Tufts Composers Autumn Harvest Menu
    When: Oct 15, 2014 8 PM in Somerville, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 20 )
    Quincy College Celebrates Our Plymouth Alumni!

    "Our Name May Say Quincy, But We Are Plymouth's Hometown College."

    Quincy College is hosting an evening to celebrate what our students from our Plymouth campus have accomplished, and give them an opportunityto reconnect.

    In addition to sharing memories with classmates, attendees will be able to network with industry professionals, explore career options with Gary Wallrapp, Director of Career Services and Workforce Development at Quincy College and Georgia Clancy, Career Counselor atQuincy College, Plymouth. James Barrett, IT Consultant, will be available for advice on how to build the best LinkedIn Profile for your professional needs.

    Live Music, Raffles, Hors D'oevres, Old Friends, New Connections... Mark the date in your calendar!

    The event is free for Quincy College Alumni, but we do ask that you RSVP as soon as possible.

    Contact Gary Wallrapp at GWallrapp@quincycollege.edu or call Georgia Clancy at (617) 405-5923 with questions. Save your space here by registering online. Thank you!



    When: Oct 15, 2014 5 PM to Oct 15, 2014 7 PMin Plymouth, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17 )
    Stan Getz LibraryLibrary event

    Fun! Prizes! Food! Books!



    When: Oct 31, 2014 2:15:00 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:15:00 )
    True Lies in Silenced Cultures
    Thompson Room, Barker Center
    12 Quincy Street, Cambridge
    Wed., Oct. 15, 2014, 12p.m.

    A Q+A will follow each lecture.

    Gazette Classification:Humanities, Lecture
    Organization/Sponsor:Hutchins Center for African & African American Research
    Speaker(s):Maria Tatar, John L. Loeb Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures and Folklore and Mythology, Harvard University
    Cost:Free and open to the public
    Contact Info:hutchevents@fas.harvard.edu
    More info:hutchinscenter.fas.harvard.edu


    When: Oct 15, 2014 12 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12 )
    Bernhoft
    When: Oct 21, 2014 8 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Tue, 21 Oct 2014 20 )
    From Bean to Bar: Creating Chocolate Like the Pro's
    Get ready for the holidays by learning everything there is to know about chocolate, including tasting and making your own--the origins and history of chocolate, the 4 senses of making, tastes and attributes of all types, expert chocolate-making processes, customizable recipes, creating unique flavors, piping, shaping and coating and decorating and packaging. $75 per person.

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    When: Oct 15, 2014 12 AM in South Hadley, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00 )
    Aquanutz


    When: Oct 31, 2014 8 PM in Lowell, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20 )
    Lights Out


    When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in West Bridgewater, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
    Rocky Horror Picture Show New Bedford
    When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in New Bedford, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
    Daniel Assis: Lampio

    Daniel Assis and his trio Lampio present a recital featuring music from major Brazilian composers, and originals. Special guests will be featured.



    When: Oct 15, 2014 4 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16 )
    Cheer on and Support the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walkers of Boston
    Sponsored by: American Cancer Society -Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
    Minimum age: 16
    The American Cancer Societys 22nd annual Making Strides Against Breast Cancer in Boston (facebook.com/BostonMSABC ) is set for Sunday, October 5, 2014 at the DCR Hatch Shell. The special fundraising walk unites the community to honor and celebrate breast cancer survivors, educates women about the i . . .

    When: Oct 5, 2014 7 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sun, 05 Oct 2014 07 )
    Practicing Public Speaking
    Would you like to be a confident public speaker and presenter? How about knowing the techniques to calm yourself on stage when you need it the most? When it comes to improving your public speaking and presentations skills, receiving coaching can rapidly accelerate your speaking growth. Because each person is different and encounters their own set of challenges in public speaking, this class is designed to give you individual feedback. In this class you will learn by practicing the basics of public speaking in a friendly, supportive and fun environment. You will receive feedback specifically catered to your current skill level and style. You can participate even without any previous public speaking experience.

    In this training, you will:

    Receive the opportunity to practice public speaking.

    Receive individual feedback and coaching on how to improve your public speaking skills.

    Identify your unique strengths as a speaker.

    Be coached on connecting with the audience.

    Receive the secrets of how to be calm and centered while on stage. Snell Library, 140



    When: Oct 15, 2014 10 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10 )
    Chemistry Colloquia Series: Dr. Xiangqun Xie
    "Diseases-Specific Chemogenomics Knowledge bases and Drug Target Hunter" Hurtig Hall, 129

    When: Oct 15, 2014 12 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12 )
    The April Verch Band, with Ashley Davis and Cormac DeBarra
    Along with this amazingly talented front woman who sings, dances and plays multiple instruments, The April Verch Band features world-class musicians Hayes Griffin on guitar and Cody Walters on upright-electric bass and banjo. Together, these three passionate musicians tour tirelessly across Canada, the United States, the U.K., Europe and Australia. They have established a reputation as consummate performers, winning over audiences not only with sheer virtuosity on their respective instruments, but also with charm, humor and boundless energy on stage. Just added to this show is rising star Ashley Davis and renowned Irish harper, Cormac DeBarra. This makes it certainly one of the highlight evenings of the series. Wow! The Burren Backroom series is now well established as one of the most sought-after boutique series of trad presentation in the world. It has already created already dozens of memorable, intimate, informal presentations held in a truly atmospheric space which was founded by well-known traditional musicians Tommy McCarthy and Louise Costello in Davis Square, Somerville, Massachusetts. Hosted by Brian O'Donovan of A Celtic Sojourn on WGBH radio, these gatherings feature core performers from many aspects of traditional music as well as special guests, and conversations around the music. As is the custom of the Burren, it is anticipated informal and dynamic post concert sessions will be a feature. Tickets are $23 in advance, with a $5 discount for WGBH Members. If you are a member, send an e-mail to celtic@wgbh.org and we will send you the code. Seating is VERY limited and these events have been selling out, so get your tickets today!



    When: Oct 15, 2014 7 PM to Oct 15, 2014 9 PMin Somerville, Massachusetts
    Cost: 12 - 23 USD (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19 )
    Spell book / Journal

    Class Description:the design and construction of a small writing tome, fully lined, and edged, and hand stitched, with a buckle closure and decorative embossing on the cover.


    Length of Class: 6-9 hours [2-3 classes]

    Recommendations for Students:

    • In order of student safety all, long hair must be tied back.

    • In the interest of safety, we ask that all sleeves be tight fitting, buttoned or rolled up, as not to be a hazard to you when working with various tools.

    • We will be working with various tools, dyes, finishes, and leather adhesives. So we recommend that you wear clothes that you will not mind getting dirty and/or ruined.

    • Leather Classes are open to students 14 and older; students under 14 will need an adult with them during the class.

    **All students over 18 will be asked to sign a waiver of indemnity. Those students under the age 18 will need to have permission slip signed by parent or legal guardian, in addition to a waiver of indemnity. **

    Tools and Materials Involved: shears, awls, needle and thread, hole punches, cement, pattern making materials, various leathers



    When: Oct 15, 2014 7 PM to Oct 15, 2014 10 PMin Lowell, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19 )
    American Red Cross Blood Drive
    When: Oct 15, 2014 12 PM in New Bedford, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12 )
    American Red Cross Blood Drive
    When: Oct 15, 2014 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09 )
    BAASA Film Screening: Seeking Asian Women
    Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 6:309p.m.

    BAASA will be screeninga documentary about the dangers of exotification and fetishization of Asian women. This film revolves around a white male with "yellow fever" and his unhealthy relationship with a newly immigrated Chinese woman. Through this screening, BAASA hopes to bring awareness, snacks, and entertainment to the student body -- and in the long run, a more sensitive outlook on relationships, race, and respect overall.

    Organization:Asian American Student Association


    When: Oct 15, 2014 12 AM in Waltham, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00 )
    Musicology Colloquium - Stephen Walsh, "Musorgsky: Language into Music"
    Wednesday, October 15, 2014, 4:305:30p.m.

    Cardiff University's Stephen Walsh joins the Brandeis Department of Music Colloquium Series to discuss, "Musorgsky: Language into Music."

    Professor Walsh was educated at Kingston Grammar School, St Paul's School and Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. From 1963, he worked as a music journalist in London, at first freelance, writing forThe Times,Daily Telegraph, andFinancial Times, then from 1966 as deputy music critic ofThe Observer. He has broadcast regularly on musical topics for the BBC; a major feature of BBC Radio 3 programming in 1995 was his six two-hour broadcasts 'Conversations with Craft', in which he talked to Stravinsky's close associate, Robert Craft. Professor Walsh joined Cardiff University as a Senior Lecturer in Music in 1976, and now holds a personal chair in the School. He still contributes music criticism toThe Independentand has since published a series of books and long papers on Bartok, Stravinsky, Kurtg and Panufnik, among others. The first volume of his major biography of Stravinsky ???Stravinsky: A Creative Spring(Knopf, 1999) ??? won the Royal Philharmonic Society Prize for the best music book published in the UK in the year 2000. Volume Two ???Stravinsky: The Second Exile(also Knopf) ??? was published in 2006.

    Organization:Music Department
    Tickets:FREE and Open to the Brandeis Community
    Website:www.brandeis.edu



    When: Oct 15, 2014 12 AM in Waltham, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 00 )
    Chad & Jeremy
    British Invasion duo whose eleven Top 40 hits including "Summer Song", "Yesterday's Gone", "Willow Weep for Me", and "Distant Shores".

    When: Oct 15, 2014 7 PM in Northampton, Massachusetts
    Cost:
    adv $25
    door $30 (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19 )
    American Red Cross Blood Drive
    When: Oct 15, 2014 2 PM in Mansfield, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14 )
    Saturday School Volunteer
    Sponsored by: Housing Families, Inc
    Minimum age: 14
    Purpose: To help maintain a safe environment and make the van experience fun for the children. Key Responsibilities: Engage children with games and conversation Support children during the bus ride Manage conflicts between children Call parents before heading to each unitExpectations: Main . . .

    When: Oct 1, 2014 8 PM in Malden, Massachusetts (Wed, 01 Oct 2014 20 )
    Emperor Norton's Stationary Marching Band
    Appearing as the featured music act for Boston Circus Guild's sexy horror variety show Cirque of the Dead! http://bostoncircusguild.com/performances.php

    When: Oct 31, 2014 8 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20 )
    Intramural Ice Hockey
    Location: Clark Athletic Center, lower level, Ice rink (0090)

    Fri Oct 31 2014 10:30 AM


    When: Oct 31, 2014 10 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10 )
    Front Runner
    Age Limit: 21+

    Front Runner



    When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in Gloucester, Massachusetts
    Cost: Free (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
    Orchid Show
    Be dazzled by incredible displays of blooming orchids created by hobbyists and commercial exhibitors including floral arrangements, vignettes, and original artwork and crafts featuring orchids throughout Tower Hills Stoddard Education & Visitor Center.

    Participate in educational programs and demonstrations, show and garden tours, a silent auction and instant raffles throughout the weekend, and a large sales area where celebrants can stock up on orchid plants, supplies, orchid-related art, and more.

    When: Oct 31, 2014 1 PM in Boylston, Massachusetts
    Cost: Free with regular admission (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13 )
    MAMADOU
    Age Limit: All Ages

    MAMADOU



    When: Oct 31, 2014 5 PM in Salem, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17 )
    American Red Cross Blood Drive
    When: Oct 31, 2014 10 AM in Waltham, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10 )
    Brainstorming with Rory Raven

    Thayer Public Librayr presents Rory Raven," neither a psychic nor a magician, Rory offers a new and compelling experience unlike anything you've ever seen. He will read your mind, bend your spoon and leave you talking about it for the rest of your life."

    For all ages!

    Event is part of the 15 year celebration. Celebrating 15 years in our current building! 140 years of community connections~15 years through these doors.
    Location: Logan Auditorium - upper level



    When: Oct 15, 2014 7 PM to Oct 15, 2014 8 PMin Braintree, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19 )
    STARRY NIGHT (Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation)
    Sponsored by: STARRY NIGHT (Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation)
    Minimum age: 13
    Thirteen is the minimum age and volunteers age 15 and under must be chaperoned by an adult volunteer. Adult volunteers are required for on-site check-in & check-out and they may supervise groups of up to 20 volunteers under the age of 15 . . . . . .

    When: Oct 17, 2014 8 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20 )
    American Red Cross Blood Drive
    When: Oct 15, 2014 1 PM in North Dartmouth, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13 )
    Drawing

    Draw on REALLY BIG PAPER! Ages 6-17.
    Location: Goddard Branch



    When: Oct 15, 2014 3 PM to Oct 15, 2014 4 PMin Worcester, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15 )
    Conversation with Peggy McIntosh Administrative Council Committee for Diversity



    When: Oct 15, 2014 12 PM in Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12 )
    Collect & Sort Donations at Catie's Closet
    Sponsored by: Catie's Closet
    Minimum age: 15
    Volunteers will assist in our Distribution Center accepting donations and sorting, hanging and folding clothing in preparation for our school partners. This project is not T-accessible. This project is open to Boston Cares members who have completed an orientation. About Catie's Closet: Catie's Clos . . .

    When: Dec 6, 2014 9 AM in Dracut, Massachusetts (Sat, 06 Dec 2014 09 )
    Track Training with Newton Athletes Unlimited
    Sponsored by: Newton Athletes Unlimited
    Minimum age: 18
    Come run or walk with teens and adults with disabilities on Tuesday's night at Newton North High School. This is Newton Athletes Unlimited largest program serving over 60 athletes. Boston Cares volunteers meet inside the Athletic Entrance to the school near the tennis courts. We utilize the indoor t . . .

    When: Oct 28, 2014 7 PM in Newton Center, Massachusetts (Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19 )
    HOld library
    Wednesday October 15, 2014
    9:00 AM until 4:00 PM

    When: Oct 15, 2014 9 AM to Oct 15, 2014 4 PMin Braintree, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09 )
    Take Down The Wall Cafe Grand Opening
    This MONTHLY 3rd Wednesdays open mike format brings together people with and without disabilities in a relaxed, intimate setting focused on equality and mutuality. Performers sign up at the door. All kinds of performers are welcome: singers, dancers, poets, spoken word, storytellers, comedy (family appropriate), jugglers, drama scenes or improv, and so on. Pianist and emcee Nat Needle will be available to accompany singers who bring music or to improvise music for your act. Coffee and other refreshments and baked goods will be available; donations are voluntary. Help us Take Down the Wall between people with and without disabilities!

    When: Oct 15, 2014 6 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts
    Cost: FREE (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18 )
    Understanding Overeating
    Do you struggle with your relationship with food? Do you use food to cope with stress and anxiety? Come to a FREE informational Session!

    When: Oct 15, 2014 6 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts
    Cost: FREE (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 18 )
    What Every Elem Parent Should Know Wed 10/15 -F14


    When: Oct 15, 2014 7 PM in Bedford, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19 )
    Community Preservation Committee
    Wednesday October 15, 2014
    7:00 PM

    Call to order

    • Review CPA Final Applications (due 10/9/14)
    • Review/set up Site visits and tours for Oct 18th & Oct 25th
    • Review/Approve Sept 10th  minutes

    Other items as may not reasonably be known 48 hours in advance of the meeting


    Location: Town Hall

    When: Oct 15, 2014 7 PM in Hingham, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 19 )
    Singer/Songwriter Richard Baummer
    I am returning to this favorite Chelmsford venue on Halloween from 8 to 10:30pm. Wear your black and orange and come on over for some music and great treats after the kids are finished knocking on the doors!

    When: Oct 31, 2014 8 PM in Chelmsford, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20 )
    IEEE Meeting
    Join IEEE as we host Northeastern's Professor Stephen Intilleduring our weekly chapter meeting. Pizza will be served. Snell Engineering, 308

    When: Oct 15, 2014 11:45:00 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:45:00 )
    GED Math Tutoring at X-Cel Adult Education (Roxbury)
    Sponsored by: X-Cel Adult Education Minimum age: 18 X-Cel, Inc. Adult Education was founded in 2000 by two adult educators with the vision of providing quality adult education services to residents of Greater Boston. X-Cels mission is to make high school completion and college-level study more accessible to low-income adults in Greater Boston, by

    When: Oct 1, 2014 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18 )

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