April 29, 2017, 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM @ Framingham Center Common
Come learn about ways to conserve energy, make sustainable choices, support local businesses, preserve natural habitats, and of course, reduce, reuse and recycle, all while having a great time with your friends and neighbors! We will also have Live music, kids activities and yummy local food
August 26, 2016 - June 30, 2017, All Day @ School District Calendar
April 17, 2017 - April 23, 2017, All Day @ Downtown Framingham Restaurants (see link)
No tickets and no fuss! Just delicious dishes at discount prices!
April 20, 2017, 9:00 AM - April 23, 2017, 4:00 PM
Create with clay!
Spend your vacation week creating with clay! Students will learn hand building
techniques such as slab, pinch, and coil to create original works of ceramic art.
After the student uses underglazes to add color to their unique design, works
will be fired in the kiln and parents will be notified when ready to pick up.
All supplies included.
AGES 6-9 | 9am-12pm | $160
Students will learn wheelthrowing skills in this fun mixed class. Techniques such as
centering, pulling, and shaping the piece on the wheel will be explored. After the
student uses underglazes to add color to their unique design, works will be fired in
the kiln and parents will be notified when ready to pick up. All supplies included.
AGES 10-13 | 1pm-4pm | $160
April 21, 2017, 9:00 AM - April 24, 2017, 4:00 PM
April 23, 2017, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Join the Framingham History Center for the grand opening of our permanent Civil War exhibition in Framingham’s Civil War memorial building. This free event will include a marching drill for children, an honor and color guard ceremony including a rifle volley, and music from Shades of Gray: Civil War Era Camp Band.
Following these events, be the first to download and try our new Framingham History Center app featuring In the Footsteps of a Civil War Hero: A Walking Tour of General Gordon’s Framingham on the Centre Common. We are so excited to launch this free self-guided version of one of our most popular tours with historic images, professional narration, and location-aware tour stops. We’ll provide a demonstration of how to download and use the app (suitable for iPhone and Android) before you set out for an afternoon walk that will forever change how you look at this iconic space.
April 23, 2017, 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM @ Springdale Barrel Room
Join us on Saturday, April 23rd for a dazzling array of local samplers from our small-business restaurants. You can even have breakfast treats for dinner! Entrance tickets do not include alcoholic beverages.
April 26, 2017, 6:30 PM @ Framingham Public Library
Free Movie Night with the Medical Reserve Corps (MRC)! Featuring the movie "Contagion" starring Matt Damon, Gwyneth Paltrow, and many more!
The MRC is celebrating Volunteer Week with you and a friend! Join us!
• Learn more about the MRC
• Speak with an MRC Member
• Join the MRC… and make a difference!
April 28, 2017, 12:00 PM - April 29, 2017, 5:00 PM @ Christa McAuliffe Branch Library
The Friends are hosting a silhouettes fundraiser at the Christa McAuliffe Branch Library (746 Water Street). Hand-cut by Massachusetts artist Jean Comerford, these unique portraits make perfect gifts for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, birthdays, and more. Wiggly little ones are welcome and you will walk out with your silhouette. To reserve your spot, please contact Marsha Farmelant at 508-875-1918 or firstname.lastname@example.org
April 28, 2017, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Community Kiln
Join us for a night of hand-building with clay! Come with ideas or get inspiration from teacher Cheska Komissar. Make ceramic bowls, mugs, or containers with your friends, date, or girl-squad, all while enjoying conversation and laughs. Works will be decorated with carving or stamping, painted with underglaze, and fired in the kilns. We will contact everyone when works are ready to pick up.
Cost per person: $45
April 29, 2017, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Hey Dads! Come in with your son or daughter to make a beautiful vase to hold your mother's day flowers, or bring mom along too and work on gifts as a family! Think of all the mother's in your life: mom, grandma, or any other mother figure. If you have other project ideas that can be completed in this class time, the instructor will support you in your own creation as well. Gifts will be fired in the kiln and ready to pick up before Mother's Day.
$45 per project
April 29, 2017, 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Meet at the cul-de-sac at the end of Little Farms Road.
Join Robert McArthur, Framingham Conservation Administrator, for a twilight walk along the Sudbury River on Saturday, April 29th, at 7:00pm. Enjoy the Carol Getchell Nature Trail, experiencing the woods and the river as the light fades and your eyes adjust to the darkness. If you have a reading about evening that you'd like to share, bring it along. This event is sponsored by the Framingham Conservation and Open Space Division. Meet at the cul-de-sac at the end of Little Farms Road in Framingham.
April 25, 2017, 7:30 PM @ Nevins Hall