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Stonybrook Fine Arts Classes

Stonybrook Fine Arts offer daytime & evening classes for all ages and skill levels. Choose from a number of specialties including sculpting, welding, bronze casting, jewelry, figure sculpture, stone carving, and mold making. Visit the website for more info.
Boston Marriott Long Wharf Hotel & Suites
The Boston Marriott Hotel is located on Boston Harbor at the historic Long Wharf near Faneuil Hall & Quincy Market, the museums & the Boston Garden. Choose from 397 rooms & 15 Suites with luxurious bedding, internet, cable TV with HBO, wet bar, indoor pool & whirlpool.
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Jamaica Plain is a neighborhood in Boston Massachusetts also known as JP and it is located between the neighborhood of Roxbury and the town of Brookline Mass.

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Urinetown - Presented by T.E.S.T (The Empty Space Theater)

Imagine a dystopian world where water is so scarce the population has to “pay to pee.” Join TEST for this comedic romp with its outrageous perspective and wickedly modern wit, an irreverent satire that has reinvigorated the very notion of what a musical can be.  Directed by Beth Wynstra.

Purchase Tickets

When: Oct 31, 2014 8 PM in Babson Park, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20 )
The Glass Menagerie

"The Glass Menagerie” centers on the Wingfields, a disconnected family living in illusions. Amanda basks in her days as a young Southern belle through countless retellings of all her gentlemen callers. Her son, Tom, spends his time writing poetry and longs for the adventure he finds in movies. And Tom’s sister, Laura, spends her days caring for her collection of glass animals. But the arrival of gentleman caller awakens possibilities for Laura, as well as Tom and Amanda. Will illusions be shattered or crystallized? For better or for worse?

Robbie McCauley directs this quintessential Tennessee Williams play. Tickets are $10; $5 for students and seniors. Mainstage is wheelchair accessible. For tickets and information, please contact Pamela Green at (617) 541-5380 or pgreen@rcc.mass.edu.

When: Oct 30, 2014 8 PM to Oct 31, 2014 10 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 30 Oct 2014 20 )
Halloween Costume Contest

When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in Foxboro, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
How to Negotiate with Different Personality Styles (Woburn)

Discover the powerful DISC psychological model and how to apply it in negotiating and sales. 

Learn about:

- The four basic behavioral styles

- How they differ

- How to spot them quickly in your prospects and customers

- How to adapt to them  to be most effective
whether you are cold calling, selling or servicing.

 Register today for your one-time FREE guest pass!

Be sure to check out our other sales topics.

When: Oct 31, 2014 11 AM to Oct 31, 2014 1 PMin Woburn, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11 )
Thai Noodles
Who needs takeout when you can prepare mouth-watering Thai noodle dishes yourself? Join Thai native Chef Panu and learn to whip up delicious and authentic Thai dishes in a flash! He’ll guide you through making (and eating) four tasty Thai favorites that you’ll easily be able to replicate[...]

(617) 267-4430

When: Oct 31, 2014 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $80/$71 members (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18 )
Fun107's Monster Mash
Don't spend a ton of money throwing a party at your own house- come and party with us instead! With tons of people, great costumes and hot entertainment, this party is sure to trump all other parties Halloween night. Meet up wtih old friends and make some new ones while you dance the night away. This party is 18+ and proper ID is required. General Admission - $10.00

When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in Westport, Massachusetts
Cost: $10.00 (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
Dia de los Muertos: Tamales, Sugar Skulls and Beyond
Get in the spirit of the season a different way and join the BCAE's Dustin Rennells for an evening of creating, eating and celebrating the Mexican holiday Dia De Los Muertos (the day of the dead)! Students will learn to cook (and eat) authentic and delicious dishes served during this celebration. Th[...]

(617) 267-4430

When: Oct 31, 2014 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $75/$67 members (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18 )
MA ACE Women's Network Fall Breakfast Workshop

Join the Massachusetts ACE Women's Network for a breakfast gathering on

"Building a Professional Network"

Friday, November 14  


at Brandeis University

Co-facilitated by Lisa Ijiri, Lesley University and

Kim Godsoe, Brandeis University

Start your day energized by connecting with women leaders in higher education


Share opportunities on your campus - recruit new colleagues and learn what's happening around MA

Learn how to build your personal network to advance and support professional growth

Help shape the Network's plans for the coming year

Meet other dynamic and thoughtful women leaders in higher education 

Learn more about becoming involved as a volunteer or institutional representative

Learn about the national "Moving the Needle" project to advance women in higher education

Take away and share valuable resources

When: Nov 14, 2014 8 AM to Nov 14, 2014 9 AMin Waltham, Massachusetts
Cost: 15.00 true MA ACE Breakfast Nov 14 2014 15.00

(Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08 )
Designing Your Dreams Workshop_Houston_November 14th

Designing Your Dreams

This workshop focuses primarily on getting clarity about your life, your job, your dreams and desires & introduces tools to establish strategies that support goal setting to help you achieve your Vision


-Do you have a clear vision of your Dreams and Desires? Your next steps for your business, personal, financial growth?

-Want a fun and creative way to design visual blueprint for your amazing success?

-You’ll roll-up your sleeves and craft a visual plan that lets you head know what your heart is beckoning AND inspires you to express the Uniqueness that is YOU!

-Get more clarity, confidence and courage to take Bigger, Bolder and Braver steps of Faith!


This fun and engaging workshop is perfect for you if…

  • You have an idea and a dream and need of clear direction, plan of action
  • You are struggling to jumpstart your dreams to believe there is still greatness within you
  • You don’t have a clear direction and know you need one, multitasking to nowhere, overwhelmingly busy without results, or are distractions zapping your time and energy
  • You’ve tried to do this on your own and you got stuck, frustrated, and demotivated
  • You already have a vision board, but you need to breathe new life into it
  • You know the value of goals but discouraged because you don’t stay enthused and fall off track
  • AND you know that voice inside you has been calling for you to step out of your comfort zone and express the gift of your beautiful uniqueness!

All Supplies Provided!

  What you need to bring:

  •  Favorite photos of yourself and whomever you want on your board (family, spouse, children, etc...)
  • Images of anything important that are specific to your Vision  (Available magazines may not have everything you desire)

What to expect:

  • Helpful exercises…to engage goal setting and excite your creative nature.
  • Hands-on support and guidance…from a fantastic facilitator and the wisdom and perspectives of the attendee’s talents and imaginations.
  • Humor and honesty…to enable an entertaining and enjoyable environment.

 By the end you will be able to:

  • Create your visual blueprint for daily affirmation and prosperity.
  • Understand next steps to achieve your desires and dreams
  • Clarify your dreams and desires to experience abundant living!
  • Excitement and enthusiasm for your purposeful and intentional path!


What others had to say!!


“Eye opening experience! It was great to get my ideas out on paper. I feel confident that my goals will come to fruition.” – R. Douglas

 “This was an awesome experience!! I enjoyed learning how to get my vision out of my head and into a tangible, visual board – that I created! I noticed it helped me focus and expand on my goals.” – S. Franklin

 “I'm glad I didn't have time to make my comments after the class. It gave me the opportunity to really absorb & recognize God's presence in the workshop and anointing after I got back to work & looked at my board. I just sat teary eyed staring at it! The process was so cleansing. I didn't anticipate the emotional release or the anointing to be present after doing my board! I was very blessed by the experience & I look forward to the next one!!!! Thank you bunches!” – D. Drake



Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email Meshell@MeshellBaker.com or Phone (917) 721-0011

 What is the refund policy?

Monies are not refundable, but may be transferable.

When: Nov 14, 2014 12 PM to Nov 14, 2014 4 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 12 )
Blood and Water: A New Musical

The show will be a presentation of a fragment of Yicheng Wu's new original musical "Blood and Water."

When: Nov 14, 2014 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19 )
Practice Customer Service Skills with Adults at YMCA Training, Inc.
Sponsored by: YMCA Training, Inc. Minimum age: 18 YMCA Training, Inc. will provide each volunteer with calling instructions and an easy script to follow for placing a pretend order. Volunteers self select scheduled 15, 30, 45, or 60 minute timeframes for calling trainees and give brief feedback to the trainees at the end of each call. The average l

When: Oct 31, 2014 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 09 )
Workforce Training Fund Information Session-Agawam

Want more information about the Workforce Training Fund Program and which training grant would best fit your business' training needs?

This 2-hour information session will give an overview of all of the Workforce Training Fund Grant Programs:

  • General Program Training Grants - including Consortium Grants
  • Express Program Training Grants
  • Hiring Incentive Training Grants (HITG)
  • Technical Assistance Grants

The overview will cover the features and benefits of each program, the amount of available funding, and how to apply.

For more information about the Workforce Training Fund Program, visit www.mass.gov/wtfp

When: Dec 5, 2014 1 PM to Dec 5, 2014 3 PMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Fri, 05 Dec 2014 13 )
Coffee from Chiapas: Going beyond Corporate Social Responsibility, Fair Trade and the Triple Bottom Line."

When: Oct 31, 2014 11 AM to Oct 31, 2014 1 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11 )
The Alchemystics, Danny Pease and the Regulators - The William Thompson Funk Experiment
A jam-filled Halloween celebration in Northampton. Special 2-show ticket gets you into both this show and Max Creek, Ryan Montbleau, Mutherload in the Ballroom. 

When: Oct 31, 2014 8 PM in Northampton, Massachusetts
adv $10   
door $13

Clubroom (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20 )
Vijay Iyer Trio at Amherst College
Award-winning jazz pianist Iyer brings his trio to Amherst College for the Music at Amherst Parallels Series. Iyer was honored in five categories of the 2012 DownBeat International Critics Poll, an unprecedented accomplishment. He currently teaches at Harvard University.

When: Nov 14, 2014 12 AM to Nov 14, 2014 12 AMin Amherst, Massachusetts
Cost: $18 general public; $12 seniors; $7 students with valid ID * contact the Venue listed below for ticketing information (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00 )
The Phantom of the Opera - Silent Movie

Silent horror classic!
Friday, October 31, 7PM
Tickets: $7.50 *General Admission
*This performance qualifies as a Mainstage Show Member Benefit*

Get ready for some serious chills and thrills when we screen the 1925 silent movie classic, accompanied by the breathtaking, seat-shaking sound of the mighty Zeiterion Theatre Wurlitzer Organ! Starring Lon Chaney in the title role, Phantom of the Opera remains one of the scariest movies ever made, and organist Bernie Anderson will bring it vividly to life for an evening of Halloween fun. Come in costume!

Generously sponsored by: The Eastern Massachusetts Chapter of the American Theatre Organ Society

When: Oct 31, 2014 12 AM to Oct 31, 2014 12 AMin New Bedford, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 00 )
Clinton's Sparks Halloween @ Candibar

Join us at CANDIBAR for Halloween night Friday October 31 st

featuring DJ Clinton Sparks


When: Oct 31, 2014 10 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22 )

When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in Northampton, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
The Glass Menagerie

"The Glass Menagerie” centers on the Wingfields, a disconnected family living in illusions. Amanda basks in her days as a young Southern belle through countless retellings of all her gentlemen callers. Her son, Tom, spends his time writing poetry and longs for the adventure he finds in movies. And Tom’s sister, Laura, spends her days caring for her collection of glass animals. But the arrival of gentleman caller awakens possibilities for Laura, as well as Tom and Amanda. Will illusions be shattered or crystallized? For better or for worse?

Robbie McCauley directs this quintessential Tennessee Williams play. Tickets are $10; $5 for students and seniors. Mainstage is wheelchair accessible. For tickets and information, please contact Pamela Green at (617) 541-5380 or pgreen@rcc.mass.edu.

When: Oct 30, 2014 10 AM to Oct 31, 2014 12 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10 )
ITIL Certification Training Boston, MA & Get An I-Pad Mini

Professional certification training provider EZCertifications is inviting you to our ITIL Certification exam preparation training workshop  Boston, MA on  30th-31st Oct’14.

We conduct ITIL certification training once in every month.

Please click here to know the schedule of our upcoming ITIL Foundation Training.

About ITIL Foundation Training:

ITIL is the most widely adopted approach for IT Service Management in the world. It provides a practical, no-nonsense framework for identifying, planning, delivering and supporting IT services to the business. 
The benefits of having ITIL certification is:

  • Improve IT Service
  • Reduce costs
  • Improve customer satisfaction
  • Improve productivity.

Enroll Now  and take advantage of our instructor-led classroom training and world class e-learning course for further studies.

Benefits of ITIL Foundation Training from EZCertifications:

  • High pass rate with Money-back guarantee
  • 2 days of instructor-led classroom training
  • Examination on the 2nd day
  • APMG accredited course-ware
  • 3 Months online access to our e-learning content
  • 2 full length simulation tests
  • Earn 24 PDUs for PMP CCR

Click Here to know more about our training.

For further queries please contact:

Kris Mohan, Training Manager

Contact No: +1 866 438 0220

Email: kris.mohan@ezcertifications.com


When: Oct 30, 2014 8 AM to Oct 31, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08 )
38th Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair

The Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair will return to the Hynes Convention Center in Boston’s beautiful Back Bay, November 14-16, 2014. The offerings are wide and diverse from over 120 dealers from the United States, England, Canada, Germany, France, Italy, Australia and The Netherlands who will exhibit and sell rare, collectible and antiquarian books, illuminated manuscripts, autographs, maps, atlases, modern first editions, photographs, and fine and decorative prints.

When: Nov 14, 2014 5 PM to Nov 14, 2014 9 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17 )
Halloween Storytime with Curious George: 11 am

Curious George is back just in time for candy, costumes, and fun, spooky stories! We will be reading Curious George Goes to A Costume Party and other great Halloween stories. And if you haven’t decided on your costume yet, join us for some quick and easy costume masks. Then share some hugs, take pictures, and enjoy treats (no tricks!) with the one and only Curious George. Everyone is encouraged to dress up as Curious George certainly will be.  This event is perfect for children ages 2-6 but everyone is welcome. One ticket is required for each child attending. Do not acquire tickets for adults attending this event. 

When: Oct 31, 2014 11 AM to Oct 31, 2014 11:45:00 AMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11 )
BOOTY VORTEX Halloween Party

 Terms and Conditions

General Admission does NOT guarantee seating. Bar area is unreserved, first come first served, and offers a full menu. Fifteen minutes before music begins, unoccupied tables in the main room are open for all patrons.

Guaranteed Seating: For guaranteed seating, purchase a ticket in one of the main room zones A-G, arrive within designated time which is under the Additional Information on this event page / in your confirmation email, and purchase dinner that evening. $15 FOOD minimum per person plus 7% meal tax

** When purchasing a ticket in a Zone, you are not guaranteed a particular seat. Seats are assigned at venue’s discretion. **


** If you are unable to make your section’s arrival time or need to cancel your dinner reservation, please call 617-776-2004 DAY OF SHOW, ONLY AFTER 4PM. TICKETS ARE NOT REFUNDABLE.**

All tables seat either four or two. If you don’t purchase all of the seats, you may be seated with others.

General Admission or Fri/Sat shows starting 9pm & later are ALWAYS 21+.

Exceptions apply. Refer to www.johnnyds.com and click on the Music/Events calendar to check your show.

Fees Apply To All Online Purchases

Please note the following, day of show;

- Limited number of admissions available "cash only" at door on any given night, first come first serve.

- The ''cash only'' price at Door may vary from advance price.

Please call venue (617) 776-2004 after 4pm for specific set times and more information, or follow us on Facebook / Twitter.


Zones Arrival Times:All Sections are told to arrive between 9:15 - 9:45 after early show is finished  

When: Oct 31, 2014 10 PM in Somerville, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22 )
Say What?
COSTUME BASH with Say What? Band Halloween Party at Slap-Shotz 2! Fri., Oct. 31st!

When: Oct 31, 2014 8 PM in Raynham, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20 )
Palestinian Cultural Night

When: Nov 14, 2014 6 PM to Nov 14, 2014 11 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18 )
Craft Beer Walk

One 27 Global partners with Mill No. 5 to bring excitement and artisan beers to the Mill City. We ensemble the best local craft beer brewers, artisans, and entertainment to bring you one fun packed night.

Stroll through the charming shoppes at Mill No. 5 enjoying craft beer tastes and pairings, listen to live music scattered throughout the Mill.

We also will have a special guest and brew master sharing his knowledge and teaching the basics of Craft Beer making. More info on that asap!

When: Nov 14, 2014 5 PM to Nov 14, 2014 8 PMin Lowell, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17 )
FREE Skincare and Makeup Course

Hello everyone!

I am so excited to have started a Mary Kay business, and I would love to have YOU at my Mary Kay Launch PARTAYYY and Skin Care & Makeup Class! Whether you have used Mary Kay before or not, have a consultant already or not, have BEEN a consultant before or not, are 18 years old or 80: it doesn't matter! Come out, pamper yourself, show support, and have a ball!

We are going to drink, dance, learn, laugh, and celebrate beauty and business! There will also be a FREE raffle for $50 worth of Mary Kay products! The first 10 people to register will receive TWO raffle tickets!

Get your makeup done with amazing Mary Kay products by a professional makeup artist and wear your custom look OUT to our after party following the class! All the products we use on this night will be available for purchase!

You do not want to miss this night of friends, freebies, and fun, so REGISTER NOW and bring a friend!!!

Can't make it but still want to support or get more information about Mary Kay products? No problem! Check out my website www.MaryKay.com/Tynesha to learn more about the products and make a purchase. You can also click "Contact the Organizer" to shoot me an email with your questions! I can't wait to hear from you!

<3 Tynesha, Your Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultant xoxo

When: Nov 14, 2014 7 PM to Nov 14, 2014 10 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19 )
Serve Lunch at St. Francis House
Sponsored by: St. Francis House
Minimum age: 17
Volunteers will help prepare and serve lunch to the guests. Please bring a baseball hat or other head covering (or you will be provided with a lovely hairnet!). Volunteers should also wear pants, closed-toed shoes and shirt with sleeves (no tank tops). Youth friendly, 17+. All volunteers under 18 ye . . .

When: Nov 8, 2014 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 08 Nov 2014 09 )
Halloween on the Harbor
Trick-or-treating isn’t just for kids! Come see what Seaport has to offer grown up trick-or-treaters on Friday, October 31st at the 5th Annual Halloween on the Harbor. Flaunt your creative costume while collecting treats and prizes at some of the Seaport District’s best bars and restaurants. Trick-or-treaters will kick off the evening at TAMO Bistro & Bar at the Seaport Hotel before choosing to either walk or hop on one our dedicated Boston DUCK boats to travel to any of the participating Halloween on the Harbor locations! Guests will enjoy ghoulish cocktails, appetizers, and treats while receiving passport stamps at each stop. Various venues will also offer prizes for best costume! PARTICIPATING BARS/RESTAURANTS: TAMO Bistro & Bar at the Seaport Hotel Barlow's Restaurant Capiz Lounge at the Renaissance Hotel MJ O'Connor's Blue Dragon No Name Restaurant The Barking Crab The Whiskey Priest Atlantic Beer Garden Jerry Remy's Sports Bar & Grill Temazcal Tequila Cantina Proceeds from the $5 ticket price will benefit the Friends of the Fort Point Channel, which offers free community programming for kids and adult in the area.

When: Oct 31, 2014 7 PM to Oct 31, 2014 10 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19 )
Fall Awakening 2014

Fall Awakening is all about awakening young people to the life-changing presence of God and igniting a passion for Him in their hearts.



-Wild games

-Great people

-Passionate worship

-Relevant messages

-And more!

When: Nov 14, 2014 6 PM to Nov 16, 2014 1 PMin West Groton, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18 )
MA The Residential Energy Code - HVAC and Indoor Air Quality 11/14/2014

This training will focus on HVAC, indoor air quality, and the new energy code, including right sizing for mechanical systems. The content is grounded in the reality of what is being built in the Northeast and which current practices do not comply with the code.

When: Nov 14, 2014 8 AM to Nov 14, 2014 11 AMin Waltham, Massachusetts (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 08 )
Citizenship Class Assistance @ St Marks Community Education Program
Sponsored by: St Mark Community Education Program
Minimum age: 21
Volunteers will help run citizenship classes. No former tutoring experience or extensive knowledge regarding the U.S citizenship test is required. Teachers will already have a curriculum and activities in place and will utilize volunteers to break the class into small groups and run focused activiti . . .

When: Nov 15, 2014 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 15 Nov 2014 09 )
D.A.R.T. Introduction to Emergency Response 101
Sponsored by: Boston Cares
Minimum age: 18
D.A.R.T.'s Introduction to Emergency Response focuses on the techniques, equipment, and structures of real-world rescue operations. Students will receive overview instruction on the fundamentals of rescue, including situational awareness, safety, preparation, infiltration, extrication of victims, tr . . .

When: Nov 22, 2014 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09 )
Saints & Sinners Halloween Ball

When: Oct 31, 2014 8 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20 )
Mass Ave Tavern Sitcom Halloween Party
Mass Ave Tavern Sitcom Halloween Party Friday, October 31st • 9PM Dress up as your favorite sitcom character! Costume Contest • Prizes for best dressed! Giveaways • Games 21+

When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
Siobhan Magnus FLICK n TREAT

Join Siobhan Magnus with Elcodrive for a very specila Halloween Party!!
Premiere New England screening of "The Eve" featuring Siobhan on the soundtrack,
Halloween Costume Contest with Cash Prizes and Siobhan with Elcodrive in concert from 9:30 - 11pm.
Further inquiries call Tony 508 294 2598

When: Oct 31, 2014 7 PM to Oct 31, 2014 11 PMin Plymouth, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19 )
Usher at Musica Sacra: An American Chrismas
Sponsored by: Musica Sacra
Minimum age: 18
Musica Sacra needs friendly volunteer ushers and ticket-takers for this wonderful concert. Free parking is available to volunteers! Thanks so much for making our concerts possible! Join us for an American Christmas —Spirituals, folk songs, and hymns from the American tradition; Daniel Pinkham’s Nati . . .

When: Dec 13, 2014 5 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Sat, 13 Dec 2014 17 )
Stadium Bar Heaven & Hell Halloween
Halloween is the type of holiday where you can dress up like a complete clown and everyone will adore you. But on Friday October 31 at Stadium Bar, you’ll have to choose either Heaven or Hell. Come dressed as an angel or as a demon. Come dressed as a super hero or as the grim reaper. Costumes may be wacky, sexy, wild, funny, classic, scary, professional, or even gothic; but whatever you decide, Stadium Bar will be sure to attract Boston’s finest. This is Boston’s official Heaven and Hell Halloween event, so make sure to bring out your true side so we can decide where you’ll fall – Heaven or Hell!
Located at 148 State Street in Faneuil Hall, Stadium Sports Bar & Grill is a local hot spot usually attracting avid sports fanatics and beer drinks galore. But on Friday October 31, Stadium Bar will be transformed into the devils dream. Hundreds of partygoers eager to showcase their horrific costumes while enjoying some of the best drink specials in Bean Town. For one night only, let your wild side take over and enjoy the beautiful atmosphere we call Halloween! Ticket prices will increase, as the date gets closer to the event. We do expect to sell out. Therefore, secure your admission ticket now! 

When: Oct 31, 2014 9 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 21 )
"To be perfect is to change often": Ongoing Renewal and
Date and Time:   Friday, November 14, 2014 | 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.   
Location: Corcoran Commons, Heights Room, Chestnut Hill Campus
Event URL:   http://www.bc.edu/content/bc/schools/stm/edevnts/events/2014/11-14-2014.html
Of Interest to Particular Audience:   Alumni, Faculty, Graduate Students, Public
Categorized as:   Religious, Workshops
Sponsored by:   Sponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry
Contact:   Diane Dube
Contact's Phone:    617-552-6501
Contact's Email:   dubedi@bc.edu
Admission fee:   Free of charge. Please register at www.bc.edu/stmce
Parking & Directions :   www.bc.edu/about/maps

Annual Ministry Renewal Day

Presenters: Thomas H. Groome, STM professor of theology and religious education, chair, Department of Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry, and Rev. Michael Himes, professor of theology, Boston College Department of Theology

The Second Vatican Council was a great catalyst of renewal and reform, launched upon the Church and world by the Holy Spirit. Pope John XXIII called for a program of aggiornamento, a process of both returning to the sources of faith and then developing it to be more credible and attractive in the modern world. This program would require significant "changes" for Catholic Christians that did not come easily, and yet have brought great new life to our faith. Now what we've made a start, the changes must continue; we are far from being the community of Jesus's disciples that we should be. However, if we keep on changing-in the right direction-we will come to at least approximate the biblical sentiment that we be perfect as our God is perfect. This event will review the reasons for further change in the Church, and then how to go about making them. Early registration recommended.

When: Nov 14, 2014 1 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Cost: Free of charge. Please register at www.bc.edu/stmce (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13 )
Works in Progress Colloquium
Date and Time:   Friday, October 31, 2014 | 12:30 p.m.   
Location: Hovey House Library
Event URL:   http://www.bc.edu/centers/humanrights/
Of Interest to Particular Audience:   Faculty, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students
Categorized as:   Lectures & Readings, Seminars
Sponsored by:   Center for Human Rights and International Justice
Contact:   Timothy Karcz
Contact's Phone:   
Contact's Email:   humanrights@bc.edu
Admission fee:   Free
Parking & Directions :   www.bc.edu/about/maps

A series of speakers invited by the Center for Human Rights and International Justice to present their work in progress ?for discussion among faculty and students. Through this mutual exchange, faculty and students are informed of the presenter's current work and thinking and the presenter receives feedback which may be helpful in advancing the work.

Lunch to be served.

When: Oct 31, 2014 12 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 12 )
Michael Gabriel

When: Oct 31, 2014 8 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $10.00 (Fri, 31 Oct 2014 20 )
Greg Gatsby - Day of the Dead at PRIME
Join us this Saturday on the Day of the Dead at PRIME for what is sure to be the spookiest Halloween event in Boston! Greg Gatsby, Voltran & Michael Robert are throwin down on the decks all night! TICKETS: bitly.com/primeggdotd For VIP Services, SMS 617-383-9144

When: Nov 1, 2014 10 PM to Nov 2, 2014 2 AMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $25 (Sat, 01 Nov 2014 22 )
The 38th Annual Hunt's Show- Saturday Seminars

10-11am: Lighting for Portraiture: Presented by Westcott’s National Accounts Manager, David Piazza, this seminar will help you take control of your lighting environment and produce the style you envision. This will help you in understanding the properties of light and the manipulation possible with light modifiers to produce the most desirable lighting patterns for portraiture.

11am-12pm: Color Management with X-Rite: Why doesn’t my print match what I see on my screen? MAC Group Representative and all-around great guy Ray Nason will sort all of your problems in this seminar using X-Rite’s color management products, including the Colormunki and Color checker.

12-1pm: Join us for Capturing Life through your Lens with veteran street shooter and people photographer Rick Gerrity. You’ll learn how to use your camera as a conversation piece to approach and talk to people anywhere to get that once in a lifetime image. We will review the camera features that are key to capturing sharp stunning images anywhere. No boring Power Points, just a display of images and how they were made. Presented by Panasonic

1-2pm: Tame the Photo Chaos with Mylio: Get a guided tour of hot new photo organizing tool Mylio. Sports Photographer Damian Strohmeyer and Mylio Rep Theo Vaskevitch explain the ins and outs of using Mylio to, as the name implies, keep your photographic life organized.

2-3pm: Sony Mirrorless- Differences and Advantages: Sony's New England trainer Jon Helgason will explain the differences between a mirrorless camera and a traditional DSLR. Are there advantages beyond the smaller size and weight? What can a mirrorless camera do that a DSLR can't?

3-4pm: Sensor cleaning, alternative mounts, and other ways to get the most out of your camera:  Delkin representative Jason Mantell will be discussing the title topics for both DSLR and Mirrorless cameras.

4-5pm: Tamron

When: Nov 8, 2014 10 AM to Nov 8, 2014 5 PMin Melrose, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sat, 08 Nov 2014 10 )
Prester John

When: Nov 1, 2014 8 PM in Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts (Sat, 01 Nov 2014 20 )
come on down for a full night of metal covers and originals

When: Dec 6, 2014 8 PM in Millis, Massachusetts (Sat, 06 Dec 2014 20 )
Beatles For Sale
Weymouth Rotary is sponsoring another “An Evening With The Beatles” Saturday November 8th, 2014 from7:30pm-11:30pm, featuring Beatles For Sale the Tribute.. The event will be held at the Weymouth Elks Function Hall. 1197 Washington St, Weymouth, MA. From the Cavern Club to Abbey Road, Beatles For Sale will take you on a musical journey through the Beatles entire recorded career. Hear all your favorite Beatle hits, b-sides and deep cuts performed completely LIVE by New England's #1 Beatles Tribute band, BEATLES FOR SALE! "A splendid time IS guaranteed for all..." For more information and for tickets, call (781) 337-8878

When: Nov 8, 2014 7 PM in Weymouth, Massachusetts (Sat, 08 Nov 2014 19 )
Educator Holiday Shopping Event
Educator Holiday Shopping Event
Special Event, Educator Event
Dec 06, 2014 9:00 AM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
The Shoppes at Blackstone Valley
70 Worcester Providence Turnpike #5

When: Dec 6, 2014 9 AM in Millbury, Massachusetts (Sat, 06 Dec 2014 09 )
The James Hunter Six
This event is 18 and over
The James Hunter Six

Minute By Minute

With his last two albums, 2006’s Grammy-nominated People Gonna Talk and 2008’s The Hard Way, James Hunter delivered a classic yet perpetually modern brand of rhythm and blues that captivated listeners across generations and earned him two Billboard Blues #1's, tours with Aretha Franklin, Van Morrison, Etta James, and Willie Nelson, performances on Leno, Letterman, and Conan, and critical raves everywhere from the NY Times to USA Today.

Minute By Minute, due out February 26, 2013 on GO Records/Fantasy, marks a pivotal movement in this unique artist’s career—not only because it arguably contains his best writing, singing, and playing to date, but because it signals James’ return to the studio following the loss of his wife Jacqueline, who died of cancer in October 2011.

It’s also the first album credited to The James Hunter Six. James made this change in recognition of the collective talent and unstinting loyalty shown by his longtime cohorts Lee Badau (baritone saxophone), Damian Hand (tenor saxophone), Kyle Koehler (organ), Jonathan Lee (drums), and Jason Wilson (double bass). The Six have hung together through multiple albums and more than two decades of interna­tional touring, from small clubs to the Hollywood Bowl – developing a cohesion and intuitive knack for creating precisely the right arrangement and feel for James' original songs.

And Minute By Minute is the first James Hunter album to be recorded in the US, and the first to be pro­duced by Gabriel Roth, aka Bosco Mann Productions. Roth is co-founder of Daptone Records, America’s premier soul revival imprint. He earned a Grammy for his expert engineering on Amy Winehouse’s best–selling album Back to Black, and has also produced and/or engineered recordings by Lee Fields, Charles Bradley, Sharon Jones & the Dap–Kings, the Budos Band, and Naomi Shelton & the Gospel Queens, among others.

“It really does have a leaner and punchier sound than our previous albums,” Hunter says of Roth’s deft, unobtrusive touch on Minute by Minute, punctuating his remarks with characteristic raspy laughter. “I take the credit it for that, because I followed Gabe’s suggestions. I thought that was very intelligent of me!

“Without pouring any fancy ketchup on it, Gabe got this sound that we always thought we should have had.”

The Story So Far

James Hunter was born October 2, 1962 into a working–class family in Colchester, Essex. “It wasn’t quite like growing up with the blues in Alabama, but in my part of England, anywhere south of Watford would be considered Alabama,” he notes. “In the States, you’ve got the Mason– Dixon Line and in England, we’ve got the Watford Gap.”
Among James’ earliest musical influences was a collection of 78 r.p.m. records of Fifties rock ‘n’ roll and rhythm & blues given to him by his grandmother; and his older brother Perry Hunstman (James' real surname), “the one responsible for me learning how to play a G chord.” (Perry later became an accomplished acoustic guitarist; he performs regularly on the Midlands folk club circuit, playing in a traditional fingerpicking style.)

James’ passion for the music of the Fifties and Sixties never waned as he toiled for seven years as a signal locking fitter in Colchester, tending to a Victorian–era safety feature found in signal boxes.

In the early Nineties, Van Morrison caught James’ act at a gig in Wales and subsequently hired him as a backup singer for several years of touring and recording. James appeared on Morrison’s live album, A Night in San Francisco (1994), and on the studio set, Days Like This (1995). About Hunter, Morrison said, "He's one of the best voices and best kept secrets in British R&B and soul."

But by 2003, James Hunter was 41 years old and without a record deal or a gig. His dreams of a career in music were fading. “I went through a particularly skint time,” he later told an interviewer. “I was forced to do laboring jobs through an agency. It was terrible. I discovered that busking was better. The hours were more sociable; the pay was better, and the crack addicts were far better company!”

Through a chance encounter with an American vacationing in London, busking later led to management and a record deal, and in 2006, GO Records/Rounder released People Gonna Talk, the first James Hunter album ever issued in the US. With its affectionate echoes of Sam Cooke and Jackie Wilson, the disc became an airplay staple on some of the nation’s most influential radio stations. The Los Angeles Times praised James Hunter’s “extraordi­nary soul voice”; Rolling Stone called his album “a treat not to miss.” By the year’s end, People Gonna Talk was among the Top Ten “Best Albums of 2006” as cited by Mojo, USA Today and the WFUV listeners’ poll, to name a few. It was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Tradi­tional Blues Album and James himself was nominated as Best New/Emerging Artist in the annual Americana Music Awards.

Hunter’s next album, The Hard Way (GO Records/Hear Music) earned even better accolades, with Rolling Stone calling it “unbelievably awesome” and the New York Times praising Hunter’s “tight, slithery groove” and “sweet growl.” The album featured a guest appearance by avowed Hunter fan Allen Toussaint, and like its predecessor reached #1 on the Billboard Blues Chart. Hunter toured extensively behind it, both as a headliner and supporting the likes of Aretha Franklin, Etta James, Willie Nelson, Van Morrison, Chris Isaak, Boz Scaggs and others.

When: Nov 3, 2014 9 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: $18 advance / $20 day of show (Mon, 03 Nov 2014 21 )
Strange Behavior Stand Up Comedy - A Walk in, Stand up Show 21+ Free 10 PM
When: Nov 30, 2014 10 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: $0.00 (Sun, 30 Nov 2014 22 )
Eric Prydz

Eric Sheridan Prydz is a Swedish DJ and producer based in London, United Kingdom. The pronunciation of his surname is often questioned; it is pronounced "prids", but when under his alias, Pryda, it is pronounced "pride-ah".

When: Nov 28, 2014 10 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $20.00 - $40.00 (Fri, 28 Nov 2014 22 )

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