Two Hats Networking
We get together once a month at Bertucci's to network and support each other. Upcoming dinners: April 14.
Community Chamber Concerts
Community Chamber Concerts build personal connections to the BSO and orchestral music, allowing community members to become more deeply engaged with the BSO over time. Multiple upcoming dates.
NAMI GBCAN Meeting
Enjoy free pizza and soda while we discuss the issues affecting the mental health community. Meeting is scheduled to end at 8:30PM but sometimes we end earlier or later.

June Events

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Roxbury International Film Festival

Wed. 6/22-7/1
TBA

Contact Howard for Venue

The largest New England film festival dedicated to celebrating film by, for and about people of color, the 18th Annual Roxbury International Film Festival gives voice to diverse cultures both local and worldwide. Howard has arranged for some admissions to films at this film festival. He has tickets to Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday films. He needs to send in the requests the day before each movie.

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The Trio Sonata

Thurs. 6/23
7 PM

Venue

Howard has arranged for some complimentary tickets to each of the Aston Magna Music Festival shows. Please email your request with name of show and number of tickets and await confirmation. All concerts are being held at the Slosberg Music Center in Brandeis. Pre-concert talk by Artistic Director Daniel Stepner one hour ahead of each program.

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Celebrating Resilience

Tues. 6/28
11 AM - 3 PM

Venue

Join us as we highlight the importance and value of peer support, the urgent need for peer support access within all cultures, language groups and identities within the Commonwealth, and the strength and effectiveness of peer-operated programs.

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Mozart's Diversions

Thurs. 6/30
7 PM

Venue

Howard has arranged for some complimentary tickets to each of the Aston Magna Music Festival shows. Please email your request with name of show and number of tickets and await confirmation. All concerts are being held at the Slosberg Music Center in Brandeis. Pre-concert talk by Artistic Director Daniel Stepner one hour ahead of each program.

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Global String Festival Concert

Thurs. 6/30
730 PM

Venue

Join musicians from Berklee's Global String Intensive, including renowned violinists Darol Anger and Simon Shaheen, for an exciting celebration of world music, jazz, folk, and new acoustic music.

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July Events

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The HELP Program

Tues. 7/5
TBA

Venue

Do you want to work as a Direct Care Professional in the field of Human Services? The Human Services Employment Ladder Program (HELP) is an eight week Monday-Friday, 9am-3pm Human Services training program that prepares participants to work in Human Services settings. The HELP Program offers resources and services to support your success. Next class starts July 5.

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Apples from the Desert

Wed. 7/6
7 PM

Venue

A young woman explores life beyond her strict Orthodox home.

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Thoroughly Modern Millie
Musical Dress Rehearsal

Wed. 7/6
7 PM

Venue

The musical focuses on a naive young woman who finds herself in the midst of a series of madcap adventures when she sets her sights on marrying her wealthy boss. This is a final dress rehearsal but is just as good as a regular performance. No tickets needed, but they request people sign in and say they are with Opening Doors to the Arts.

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Vocal Summit Concert: 5 O'Clock Shadow

Wed. 7/6
730 PM

Venue

Throughout their 24-year history, Five O’Clock Shadow has redefined the possibilities of vocal music by incorporating mouth percussion, real-time digital effect processing, and innovative writing and arranging into its critically acclaimed live performances and recordings.

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J.S. Bach, Sacred & Secular

Thurs. 7/7
7 PM

Venue

Howard has arranged for some complimentary tickets to each of the Aston Magna Music Festival shows. Please email your request with name of show and number of tickets and await confirmation. All concerts are being held at the Slosberg Music Center in Brandeis. Pre-concert talk by Artistic Director Daniel Stepner one hour ahead of each program.

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Vocal Summit Concert: Marlon Saunders

Thurs. 7/7
730 PM

Venue

Former Berklee professor Marlon Saunders '87 and singer-songwriter, performer, and activist Shea Rose '11 will each perform a 45-minute set.

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WRAP & WHAM
Training

Fri. 7/8
10 AM - 3 PM

Venue

WRAP and WHAM are evidence based practices developed by individuals living with mental health challenges to confront the unacceptable statistic that people living with severe and persistent mental illness die 25 years sooner than the general population. Presenter: Robert Rousseau, Director of Peer Recovery Services, FHR, Inc., Advanced Level WRAP Facilitator, Senior WHAM Trainer.

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Boston Pops Orchestra Concert

Sun. 7/10
230 PM

Venue

The versatile Seth MacFarlane (creator, writer, director, and singer at the forefront of today's popular media) joins Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops in a swingin' symphonic serenade of classic songs from the '40s and '50s. His rich baritone voice is infectious, reflecting his love of the Great American Songbook.

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The Man in the Wall

Tues. 7/12
7 PM

Venue

A psychological thriller unfolds as a woman searches for her missing husband.

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Once in a Lifetime

Wed. 7/13
7 PM

Venue

Winner of the BJFF2015 Audience Award for Best Narrative. An inner-city high school teacher challenges her class to learn more about the Holocaust. Based on a true story.

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Soft Vengeance
Albie Sachs & the New South Africa

Wed. 7/20
7 PM

Venue

Winner of the BJFF2015 Audience Award for Best Documentary.The incredible story of Albie Sachs, who fought for racial justice and helped to transform South Africa.

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Bulgarian Rhapsody

Wed. 7/27
7 PM

Venue

A visually stunning tale of first love and friendship set against the Nazis' invasion into Greece and Bulgaria.

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August Events

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Encirclements

Wed. 8/3
7 PM

Venue

A bar mitzvah boy is selected to lead the parade in his working-class town's celebration, carrying with him the wishes of his family and community.

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Crazy For You
Musical

Wed. 8/3
7 PM

Venue

A banker with a yen for show business is sent to foreclose on a property that turns out to be a theatre. After falling in love with the local postmistress, he decides to put on a show to save the theatre, in this musical featuring classic Gershwin songs and a Ken Ludwig libretto inspired by the 1930 musical Girl Crazy.

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Berklee City Music Scholarship Concert

Tues. 8/9
730 PM

Venue

This annual concert features Berklee City Music students from throughout North America performing in the Jazz, Pop/Rock, Choral, Big Band, and Pop/R&B ensembles.

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Guitar Sessions: The Sheryl Bailey 3

Mon. 8/15
730 PM

Venue

Sheryl Bailey, a professor in the Guitar Department, performs original compositions with Ian Froman, a professor in the Percussion Department, on drums and Pat Bianch on organ.

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Guitar Sessions: The Jon Finn Group

Wed. 8/17
730 PM

Venue

Jon Finn, a professor in the Guitar Department, presents an evening of mostly original, mostly instrumental guitar music in a wide variety of styles, featuring some strong rhythm section players.

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Guitar Sessions: Shaun Michaud

Thurs. 8/18
730 PM

Venue

Shaun Michaud, an assistant professor in the Guitar Department, performs both original and cover pop and rock songs on vocals and instrumental guitar.

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September Events

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October Events

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NAMI Mass Fall Convention

Sat. 10/29
TBA

Venue

NAMI Western Mass and NAMI Central (Worcester) will be our host affiliates. Dr. Ken Duckworth will be our lunchtime keynote speaker. Currently accepting submittals for workshop proposals. Please contact Howard for more information.

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