ParkARTS Watercolor Workshops return in June

Budding artists ages nine and up are invited to join the Boston Parks and Recreation Department for its popular summer series of ParkARTS Watercolor Painting Workshops during the month of June at seven Boston locations. The series of free workshops is just one of the many offerings of the 20th annual ParkARTS program sponsored by Holly and David Bruce. The workshops welcome artists of all skill levels to create their own greenspace-inspired masterpieces with instruction and materials provided. This summer’s featured instructor is Juleen Jones. Ms. Jones has a BFA in Fine Art from Montserrat College of Art as well … Continue reading

June Happenings at the Boston Public Market: Celebrate Summer with Fresh, Local, Seasonal Food

It’s the season of picnics, sunny beach days, and celebrating our graduates. Pack a picnic basket with fresh, new summer produce like berries and radishes, pop some locally-made bubbly, and start summer right. Visit the Boston Public Market to explore what’s in season, learn new recipes, and treat yourself to a giant ice cream cone. Find details below about June happenings at the Market and visit bostonpublicmarket.org for more information. Check out the Market’s 39 vendors, and explore their locally sourced and seasonal produce, meats, dairy, seafood, bread, prepared and specialty items, and more. Visit the KITCHEN at the Boston … Continue reading