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Haymakers Country Store - Vintage and Handmade

A lil shop worth the stop. Dedicated to a simpler time & located in an old farmhouse this shop has the character of an old time country store with handcrafts, imports and cottage industries. Come in and have a cup of coffee or tea and browse a bit.
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7 Seas Whale Watch in Gloucester MassachusettsTake a New England Ocean adventure from 7 Seas Whale Watch & Harbor Tours sailing daily out of Gloucester Mass. Located just an hour north of Boston at the end of Route 128, featuring a state-of-the-art GPS system that lets you follow along on your journey through the whales feeding grounds. Visit the website for more information.
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The Town of West Brookfield Massachusetts was founded in 1848 and is located in Worcester County.

West Brookfield was the birthplace of Lucy Stone who was an anti slavery and woman’s rights activist as well as being the first woman to keep her own name after marriage. Stone died in Dorchester Massachusetts in 1893 her last words were spoken to her daughter were “make the world better”!!

Today the town is a rural bedroom community.

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UConn Huskies at Boston College Eagles
When: Jan 24, 2015 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Sat, 24 Jan 2015 19 )
Dog walk the South Coast


When: Nov 8, 2014 10 AM in Rochester, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: FREE; Non-members: $10 for all 4 tours

(Sat, 08 Nov 2014 10 )
Harvest Festival


When: Oct 18, 2014 12 AM in Westport, Massachusetts
Cost: Adults: $5, Children: FREE

(Sat, 18 Oct 2014 00 )
Wednesday Volunteer Work Days in the Garden
We need your help to maintain the gorgeous grounds and gardens and answer our visitors' questions at The Stevens-Coolidge Place. Combine your love of gardening with service by working with a team of stewards to care for this special property. Get outside, meet staff and volunteers, interact with visitors, and improve your gardening and horticultural skills at one of our most beautiful designed landscapes on the grounds of a historic house. To register, please go to www.thetrustees.org/volunteer. Look for the volunteer opportunity and click 'register.' If this is your first time using our online registration system, you'll be prompted to fill out a volunteer profile first. You will receive email confirmation of your registration.

When: Sep 24, 2014 9 AM in North Andover, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 09 )
Moraine Farm Fall Festival
Moraine Farm welcomes the public to its 4th Annual and much expanded Fall Festival at 719 Cabot Street, Beverly, on Saturday, September 27, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The family-friendly festival has grown this year offering horse-drawn hayrides through the historic property, puppet shows, cooperative games and crafts, backyard chickens, miniature horses and dwarf Nigerian goats, walking tours, a farmstand and bake sale, touch-the-tractors areaand much more sponsored by the six non-profit organizations that own and manage the 170-acre farm. Listen to thebluegrass musicof EC & the Moonshiners while strolling the Meadow Marketplace, where specialty food, produce and craft vendors offer their wares, or reserve a spot on Project Adventures Static Course tour. The event is also part of the extensive Trails & Sails event line-up, presented by Essex Heritage.

Moraine Farm is permanently protected conservation land along the shores of Wenham Lake that includes meadows, woodlands and formal gardens as well as farmland. Frederick Law Olmsted designed the landscape in the 1880s and its woodlands are studded with mature rhododendron stands and azaleas.

Moraine Farm is home to Project Adventure, the Waldorf School at Moraine Farm, and The Trustees of Reservations. Essex County Greenbelt, the Friends of the Olmsted Landscape and the Batchelder Trust. These organizations act in partnership as stewards of the protected land. Each partner is offering free activities for the whole family.

Schedule of Events

10:00
Red Barn continuous slide shows
The Trustees Community Farm, 2011-2014
Historic Moraine Farm

Meadow Marketplace Opens all day
Moraine CSA Farmstand and Bake Sale, Touch-the-Tractors (farm equipment display), Mr. Pipers Face Painting,Tomten Beesworks, Moons River Farm local organic garlic and pottery, Agway, Ashleys Chickens and miniature horses, Matthews dwarf Nigerian goats, Clothing by Mr. Nutter, Wallpusher handmade guitars, Valley View Farm.

Cooperative games begin in the Meadow all day

10:15
Static Course Tour Project Adventure, Advance registration required
Event repeats 11:15, 12:15, 1:15, 2:15

10:30
Edible Weed Walk in the fields of TTORs CSA Farm with Dr. Nicole Andrade

11:00
Horse Drawn Hayride with Greenbelt, Essex Countys Land Trust
Event repeats 12:00, 1:00

Nature Walk and Journaling Waldorf School
Event repeats 1:00

11:30
Bluegrass music begins in the Meadow Marketplace
Walking Tour of Moraine Farm with the Friends of the Olmsted Landscape (45 mins)

Lunch for sale at Waldorf School
Purchase farm fresh soup, bread and dessert until 1:30

11:45
A Fairy Went a Marketing Puppet Show Waldorf School
Event repeats 1:45

1:00
Corn Husk Doll making with TTOR until 3:00pm



When: Sep 27, 2014 10 AM in Beverly, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Sat, 27 Sep 2014 10 )
Foliage Hike at Field Farm


When: Sep 27, 2014 1 PM in Williamstown, Massachusetts
Cost: Hike: Free. Folly Tour: Members: FREE. Nonmembers: $5.

(Sat, 27 Sep 2014 13 )
Northeastern Huskies at Boston College Eagles
When: Jan 10, 2015 4 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Sat, 10 Jan 2015 16 )
Merrimack Warriors at Boston College Eagles
When: Jan 21, 2015 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19 )
Maine Black Bears at Boston College Eagles
When: Nov 22, 2014 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Sat, 22 Nov 2014 19 )
Boston University Terriers at Boston College Eagles
When: Nov 7, 2014 8 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 20 )
New Hampshire Wildcats at Boston College Eagles
When: Dec 6, 2014 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Sat, 06 Dec 2014 19 )
NEIM & GEO play at the Hide out Durgin Park (Fan Hall)

Neim & Geo play the latest cover songs at the Hide Out (Durgin Park, Fan Hall). Free admisison.



When: Sep 20, 2014 9 PM to Sep 21, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21 )
Trivia Tuesdays
When: Sep 23, 2014 9 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21 )
Trivia Tuesdays
When: Sep 13, 2016 9 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Tue, 13 Sep 2016 21 )
Providence Friars at Boston College Eagles
When: Jan 30, 2015 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19 )
Colorado College Tigers at Boston College Eagles
When: Oct 24, 2014 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19 )
Vermont Catamounts at Boston College Eagles
When: Feb 13, 2015 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Fri, 13 Feb 2015 19 )
Harvard Crimson at Boston College Eagles
When: Nov 11, 2014 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19 )
Folk River Run
We are the feature act at the Main Street Cafe.

When: Nov 21, 2014 8 PM in Groton, Massachusetts (Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20 )
Picnic Dinner 9/27/2014 at 6pm

Overview

RSVPicnic modernizes a classic picnic experience. We feature a prix fixe, small batch menu from Art??inan electic mix of hand selected vintage baskets and luggage pieces. We've also teamed up with the Wine Bottega, in the North End, to select the perfect pairing for your meal.

About Us

RSVPicnic is a reservation only, small batch picnic experience featuring the culinary expertise of Art located at 6 Prince St, Boston MA 02113, in the historic North End.

Our picnic baskets, made for 2 people include a seasonal prix fixe menu, all plates, utensils, napkins, and tablecloth. We are also working with the Wine Bottega, right around the corner from Art in the North End to select wines, which will compliment Arts menu. Be sure to choose the wine option and well include wine glasses in your basket. Wine must be purchased seperately and is not included in the price.

Note: we will NOT include a bottle opener, or blanket in the baskets please bring your own.

How it works

1. Pick a date?

2. Make a reservation via Eventbrite, pick your menu, and tell us about any allergies or dietary concerns?

3. Grab a blanket ?

4. Pick up your wine from the Wine Bottega-make sure to choose wine option so that we will include wine glasses in your picnic basket?

5. Come to Art in the North End (6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113)-your basket will be ready at 6pm.?

6. Find the perfect picnic spot-we suggest Christopher Columbus park, Rose Kennedy Greenway, Charles River, or take a look at a map thats included in your basket

7. Be sure to return your basket and linens by 2pm the next day or forfeit your deposit

Menu for August and September

Appetizers (comes with 1 for sharing)

Red and yellow beets, pistachios, and gorgonzola cheese

Local heirloom tomatoes extra virgin olive oil and garlic tossed with penne and pecorino romano cheese

Entre(comes with 2, one per person)

Rosemary garlic marinated grilled chicken breastsin fregola sarda, sauted with pancetta, mixed mushrooms, shallots, seasonal summer vegetables

Calamari salad in a house made vinaigrette

Quinoa and zucchini sauted with scallions and extra virgin olive oil


Dessert (both included)

Black Misison figs and Acacia honey

House made ricotta cookies


Price

Each basket is offered at $99.00 for two people. This includes a security deposit of $30.00 which will be refunded upon the return of the basket at Art by 2pm the following day.

Time

We currently offer 10 basket reservations for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings.

Cancellation Policy

RSVPicnic allows cancellations up to 24 hours in advance. We will not allow cancellations or issues refunds after this time. We only offer a limited number of baskets each night, by canceling last minute, you tie up the basket for other potential customers.

Rainy Day Disclaimer

RSVPicnic provides baskets rain or shine and will not issue refunds after the 24-hour cancellation period due to inclement weather. So please plan accordingly, make sure to plan a back-up location just in case.

Basket Return

Each basket was hand selected for use with RSVPicnic and we only have a limited number. Not returning the basket in time makes it difficult for us to serve our customers on the following day. For this reason, we include a $30.00 security deposit included in the purchase price, which will be returned to you after the basket, utinsels, and linens are returned by 2pm the following day.

For clients who do not return baskets, utensils, or linens by 2pm the following day, they will forfeit the security deposit.

Although, normal wear and tear is expected, if the basket is returned in a manner that is completely unusable, you will forfeit the security deposit.

Baskets may be returned to Art in the North End anytime before 2pm of the following day during Arts normal business hours 11:30am-11:30pm Monday through Sunday.

Any Questions, Comments, or feedback can be directed to RSVPicnic@gmail.com.



When: Sep 27, 2014 6 PM to Sep 28, 2014 2 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Picnic dinner for two which includes the $30.00 security deposit, all Eventbrite charges, and taxes. 99.00 true Dinner for two (includes security deposit, taxes and fees) 99.00

(Sat, 27 Sep 2014 18 )
Allen C. Haskell Public Gardens Opening
Celebrate The Allen C. Haskell Public Gardens' public opening! The late Allen C. Haskell, a lifelong New Bedford resident and famed horticulturalist, assembled six acres in the heart of the city over more than 30 years, creating a truly unique and successful nursery. Here you will discover a stunning landscape with beautifully designed gardens and one of the oldest homes in New Bedford. The Trustees acquired the property in 2013 and are eager to welcome the public to this iconic reservation.

The celebration will include:
  • Music by members of the New Bedford Symphony Orchestra and The Jethros
  • Food available from Plouf Plouf Gastronomie, Acacia Caf Food Truck & Flours Girls Bakery
  • Special guided Tours including, a Path of the Child tour, a Conservation in Action Tour, a Gene Bertrand Tour, and a Future of Allen C. Haskell Public Gardens Tour.
  • Childrens Activities including vintage lawn games, fort building in the Bamboo Cove, Louise Beech Art Station outside the farm house, and tree identification Scavenger Hunt!
  • A ribbon cutting ceremony including Trustees Board of Directors Chairman David Croll, Trustees President & CEO Barbara Erickson, New Bedford Mayor Jonathan F. Mitchell, and the New Bedford City Council will begin at 11:30AM recognizing the contributions of staff, volunteers, stakeholders and donors.

The event and all activities are open free to the public. We hope you will join us in celebrating the life of Allen C. Haskell and the opening of a new public garden space in the heart of the Whaling City. For more information please contact infoACHaskell@ttor.org or call 774.992.7770.



When: Oct 26, 2014 11 AM in New Bedford, Massachusetts
Cost: FREE

(Sun, 26 Oct 2014 11 )
Harvest Festival at Land of Providence/La Finca
The Community Fall Festival will feature the one-of-a-kind Traditional Roast Pork and Chicken (Lechonera) among other foods, live music, a DJ, activities for children, information on sustainable energy, and more.

Activities in the Land of Providence Meditation Garden include:
  • 12:30PM: Open Tai Chi class with Carol Clark of Full Circle Programs
  • 2:304PM: Family Pumpkin Painting
  • 45PM: Open Yoga with Aaron Vega of Vega Yoga

Additional Highlights include:

  • Sonido Tropical, singer Cheito Gutierrez - Musica Para Toda Ocasion. ( Spanish Tipica Music)
  • Zumba with Kate O' Donnell and Paper City Fitness
  • El Polifacetico de la Cancion, singer Wenther De Panama - Musica de ayer, de hoy y siempre
  • Jeroton Clown, Music, Ballons, Popcorn & Cotton Candy Machine
  • Paso Fino horse demonstration

Presented by Nuestras Raices in partnership with The Trustees of Reservations

Advance tickets are available at:
The Trustees of Reservations, 193 High Street, Holyoke
Nuestras Raices, 329 Main Street, Holyoke
Nuestras Raices Farm, 24 Jones Ferry Road, Holyoke



When: Sep 27, 2014 12 AM in Holyoke, Massachusetts
Cost: Adults: $5 in Advance, $7 Day Of. Children: $3 in Advance, $5 Day Of.

(Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00 )
Fall Foliage Walk


When: Sep 27, 2014 12 AM in Williamstown, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: Free, Non-members $5; Folly tour an additional $5 for non-members.

(Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00 )
American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Sep 29, 2014 12 PM in South Deerfield, Massachusetts (Mon, 29 Sep 2014 12 )
Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs at Boston College Eagles
When: Nov 28, 2014 6 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Fri, 28 Nov 2014 18 )
Picnic Dinner 9/21/2014 at 6pm

Overview

RSVPicnic modernizes a classic picnic experience. We feature a prix fixe, small batch menu from Art??inan electic mix of hand selected vintage baskets and luggage pieces. We've also teamed up with the Wine Bottega, in the North End, to select the perfect pairing for your meal.

About Us

RSVPicnic is a reservation only, small batch picnic experience featuring the culinary expertise of Art located at 6 Prince St, Boston MA 02113, in the historic North End.

Our picnic baskets, made for 2 people include a seasonal prix fixe menu, all plates, utensils, napkins, and tablecloth. We are also working with the Wine Bottega, right around the corner from Art in the North End to select wines, which will compliment Arts menu. Be sure to choose the wine option and well include wine glasses in your basket. Wine must be purchased seperately and is not included in the price.

Note: we will NOT include a bottle opener, or blanket in the baskets please bring your own.

How it works

1. Pick a date?

2. Make a reservation via Eventbrite, pick your menu, and tell us about any allergies or dietary concerns?

3. Grab a blanket ?

4. Pick up your wine from the Wine Bottega-make sure to choose wine option so that we will include wine glasses in your picnic basket?

5. Come to Art in the North End (6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113)-your basket will be ready at 6pm.?

6. Find the perfect picnic spot-we suggest Christopher Columbus park, Rose Kennedy Greenway, Charles River, or take a look at a map thats included in your basket

7. Be sure to return your basket and linens by 2pm the next day or forfeit your deposit

Menu for August and September

Appetizers (comes with 1 for sharing)

Red and yellow beets, pistachios, and gorgonzola cheese

Local heirloom tomatoes extra virgin olive oil and garlic tossed with penne and pecorino romano cheese

Entre(comes with 2, one per person)

Rosemary garlic marinated grilled chicken breastsin fregola sarda, sauted with pancetta, mixed mushrooms, shallots, seasonal summer vegetables

Calamari salad in a house made vinaigrette

Quinoa and zucchini sauted with scallions and extra virgin olive oil


Dessert (both included)

Black Misison figs and Acacia honey

House made ricotta cookies


Price

Each basket is offered at $99.00 for two people. This includes a security deposit of $30.00 which will be refunded upon the return of the basket at Art by 2pm the following day.

Time

We currently offer 10 basket reservations for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings.

Cancellation Policy

RSVPicnic allows cancellations up to 24 hours in advance. We will not allow cancellations or issues refunds after this time. We only offer a limited number of baskets each night, by canceling last minute, you tie up the basket for other potential customers.

Rainy Day Disclaimer

RSVPicnic provides baskets rain or shine and will not issue refunds after the 24-hour cancellation period due to inclement weather. So please plan accordingly, make sure to plan a back-up location just in case.

Basket Return

Each basket was hand selected for use with RSVPicnic and we only have a limited number. Not returning the basket in time makes it difficult for us to serve our customers on the following day. For this reason, we include a $30.00 security deposit included in the purchase price, which will be returned to you after the basket, utinsels, and linens are returned by 2pm the following day.

For clients who do not return baskets, utensils, or linens by 2pm the following day, they will forfeit the security deposit.

Although, normal wear and tear is expected, if the basket is returned in a manner that is completely unusable, you will forfeit the security deposit.

Baskets may be returned to Art in the North End anytime before 2pm of the following day during Arts normal business hours 11:30am-11:30pm Monday through Sunday.

Any Questions, Comments, or feedback can be directed to RSVPicnic@gmail.com.



When: Sep 20, 2014 6 PM to Sep 21, 2014 2 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Picnic dinner for two which includes the $30.00 security deposit, all Eventbrite charges, and taxes. 99.00 true Dinner for two (includes security deposit, taxes and fees) 99.00

(Sat, 20 Sep 2014 18 )
Picnic Dinner 9/25/2014 at 6pm

Overview

RSVPicnic modernizes a classic picnic experience. We feature a prix fixe, small batch menu from Art??inan electic mix of hand selected vintage baskets and luggage pieces. We've also teamed up with the Wine Bottega, in the North End, to select the perfect pairing for your meal.

About Us

RSVPicnic is a reservation only, small batch picnic experience featuring the culinary expertise of Art located at 6 Prince St, Boston MA 02113, in the historic North End.

Our picnic baskets, made for 2 people include a seasonal prix fixe menu, all plates, utensils, napkins, and tablecloth. We are also working with the Wine Bottega, right around the corner from Art in the North End to select wines, which will compliment Arts menu. Be sure to choose the wine option and well include wine glasses in your basket. Wine must be purchased seperately and is not included in the price.

Note: we will NOT include a bottle opener, or blanket in the baskets please bring your own.

How it works

1. Pick a date?

2. Make a reservation via Eventbrite, pick your menu, and tell us about any allergies or dietary concerns?

3. Grab a blanket ?

4. Pick up your wine from the Wine Bottega-make sure to choose wine option so that we will include wine glasses in your picnic basket?

5. Come to Art in the North End (6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113)-your basket will be ready at 6pm.?

6. Find the perfect picnic spot-we suggest Christopher Columbus park, Rose Kennedy Greenway, Charles River, or take a look at a map thats included in your basket

7. Be sure to return your basket and linens by 2pm the next day or forfeit your deposit

Menu for August and September

Appetizers (comes with 1 for sharing)

Red and yellow beets, pistachios, and gorgonzola cheese

Local heirloom tomatoes extra virgin olive oil and garlic tossed with penne and pecorino romano cheese

Entre(comes with 2, one per person)

Rosemary garlic marinated grilled chicken breastsin fregola sarda, sauted with pancetta, mixed mushrooms, shallots, seasonal summer vegetables

Calamari salad in a house made vinaigrette

Quinoa and zucchini sauted with scallions and extra virgin olive oil


Dessert (both included)

Black Misison figs and Acacia honey

House made ricotta cookies


Price

Each basket is offered at $99.00 for two people. This includes a security deposit of $30.00 which will be refunded upon the return of the basket at Art by 2pm the following day.

Time

We currently offer 10 basket reservations for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings.

Cancellation Policy

RSVPicnic allows cancellations up to 24 hours in advance. We will not allow cancellations or issues refunds after this time. We only offer a limited number of baskets each night, by canceling last minute, you tie up the basket for other potential customers.

Rainy Day Disclaimer

RSVPicnic provides baskets rain or shine and will not issue refunds after the 24-hour cancellation period due to inclement weather. So please plan accordingly, make sure to plan a back-up location just in case.

Basket Return

Each basket was hand selected for use with RSVPicnic and we only have a limited number. Not returning the basket in time makes it difficult for us to serve our customers on the following day. For this reason, we include a $30.00 security deposit included in the purchase price, which will be returned to you after the basket, utinsels, and linens are returned by 2pm the following day.

For clients who do not return baskets, utensils, or linens by 2pm the following day, they will forfeit the security deposit.

Although, normal wear and tear is expected, if the basket is returned in a manner that is completely unusable, you will forfeit the security deposit.

Baskets may be returned to Art in the North End anytime before 2pm of the following day during Arts normal business hours 11:30am-11:30pm Monday through Sunday.

Any Questions, Comments, or feedback can be directed to RSVPicnic@gmail.com.



When: Sep 25, 2014 6 PM to Sep 26, 2014 2 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Picnic dinner for two which includes the $30.00 security deposit, all Eventbrite charges, and taxes. 99.00 true Dinner for two (includes security deposit, taxes and fees) 99.00

(Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18 )
Picnic Dinner 9/28/2014 at 6pm

Overview

RSVPicnic modernizes a classic picnic experience. We feature a prix fixe, small batch menu from Art??inan electic mix of hand selected vintage baskets and luggage pieces. We've also teamed up with the Wine Bottega, in the North End, to select the perfect pairing for your meal.

About Us

RSVPicnic is a reservation only, small batch picnic experience featuring the culinary expertise of Art located at 6 Prince St, Boston MA 02113, in the historic North End.

Our picnic baskets, made for 2 people include a seasonal prix fixe menu, all plates, utensils, napkins, and tablecloth. We are also working with the Wine Bottega, right around the corner from Art in the North End to select wines, which will compliment Arts menu. Be sure to choose the wine option and well include wine glasses in your basket. Wine must be purchased seperately and is not included in the price.

Note: we will NOT include a bottle opener, or blanket in the baskets please bring your own.

How it works

1. Pick a date?

2. Make a reservation via Eventbrite, pick your menu, and tell us about any allergies or dietary concerns?

3. Grab a blanket ?

4. Pick up your wine from the Wine Bottega-make sure to choose wine option so that we will include wine glasses in your picnic basket?

5. Come to Art in the North End (6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113)-your basket will be ready at 6pm.?

6. Find the perfect picnic spot-we suggest Christopher Columbus park, Rose Kennedy Greenway, Charles River, or take a look at a map thats included in your basket

7. Be sure to return your basket and linens by 2pm the next day or forfeit your deposit

Menu for August and September

Appetizers (comes with 1 for sharing)

Red and yellow beets, pistachios, and gorgonzola cheese

Local heirloom tomatoes extra virgin olive oil and garlic tossed with penne and pecorino romano cheese

Entre(comes with 2, one per person)

Rosemary garlic marinated grilled chicken breastsin fregola sarda, sauted with pancetta, mixed mushrooms, shallots, seasonal summer vegetables

Calamari salad in a house made vinaigrette

Quinoa and zucchini sauted with scallions and extra virgin olive oil


Dessert (both included)

Black Misison figs and Acacia honey

House made ricotta cookies


Price

Each basket is offered at $99.00 for two people. This includes a security deposit of $30.00 which will be refunded upon the return of the basket at Art by 2pm the following day.

Time

We currently offer 10 basket reservations for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings.

Cancellation Policy

RSVPicnic allows cancellations up to 24 hours in advance. We will not allow cancellations or issues refunds after this time. We only offer a limited number of baskets each night, by canceling last minute, you tie up the basket for other potential customers.

Rainy Day Disclaimer

RSVPicnic provides baskets rain or shine and will not issue refunds after the 24-hour cancellation period due to inclement weather. So please plan accordingly, make sure to plan a back-up location just in case.

Basket Return

Each basket was hand selected for use with RSVPicnic and we only have a limited number. Not returning the basket in time makes it difficult for us to serve our customers on the following day. For this reason, we include a $30.00 security deposit included in the purchase price, which will be returned to you after the basket, utinsels, and linens are returned by 2pm the following day.

For clients who do not return baskets, utensils, or linens by 2pm the following day, they will forfeit the security deposit.

Although, normal wear and tear is expected, if the basket is returned in a manner that is completely unusable, you will forfeit the security deposit.

Baskets may be returned to Art in the North End anytime before 2pm of the following day during Arts normal business hours 11:30am-11:30pm Monday through Sunday.

Any Questions, Comments, or feedback can be directed to RSVPicnic@gmail.com.



When: Sep 28, 2014 6 PM to Sep 29, 2014 2 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Picnic dinner for two which includes the $30.00 security deposit, all Eventbrite charges, and taxes. 99.00 true Dinner for two (includes security deposit, taxes and fees) 99.00

(Sun, 28 Sep 2014 18 )
Picnic Dinner 9/26/2014 at 6pm

Overview

RSVPicnic modernizes a classic picnic experience. We feature a prix fixe, small batch menu from Art??inan electic mix of hand selected vintage baskets and luggage pieces. We've also teamed up with the Wine Bottega, in the North End, to select the perfect pairing for your meal.

About Us

RSVPicnic is a reservation only, small batch picnic experience featuring the culinary expertise of Art located at 6 Prince St, Boston MA 02113, in the historic North End.

Our picnic baskets, made for 2 people include a seasonal prix fixe menu, all plates, utensils, napkins, and tablecloth. We are also working with the Wine Bottega, right around the corner from Art in the North End to select wines, which will compliment Arts menu. Be sure to choose the wine option and well include wine glasses in your basket. Wine must be purchased seperately and is not included in the price.

Note: we will NOT include a bottle opener, or blanket in the baskets please bring your own.

How it works

1. Pick a date?

2. Make a reservation via Eventbrite, pick your menu, and tell us about any allergies or dietary concerns?

3. Grab a blanket ?

4. Pick up your wine from the Wine Bottega-make sure to choose wine option so that we will include wine glasses in your picnic basket?

5. Come to Art in the North End (6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113)-your basket will be ready at 6pm.?

6. Find the perfect picnic spot-we suggest Christopher Columbus park, Rose Kennedy Greenway, Charles River, or take a look at a map thats included in your basket

7. Be sure to return your basket and linens by 2pm the next day or forfeit your deposit

Menu for August and September

Appetizers (comes with 1 for sharing)

Red and yellow beets, pistachios, and gorgonzola cheese

Local heirloom tomatoes extra virgin olive oil and garlic tossed with penne and pecorino romano cheese

Entre(comes with 2, one per person)

Rosemary garlic marinated grilled chicken breastsin fregola sarda, sauted with pancetta, mixed mushrooms, shallots, seasonal summer vegetables

Calamari salad in a house made vinaigrette

Quinoa and zucchini sauted with scallions and extra virgin olive oil


Dessert (both included)

Black Misison figs and Acacia honey

House made ricotta cookies


Price

Each basket is offered at $99.00 for two people. This includes a security deposit of $30.00 which will be refunded upon the return of the basket at Art by 2pm the following day.

Time

We currently offer 10 basket reservations for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings.

Cancellation Policy

RSVPicnic allows cancellations up to 24 hours in advance. We will not allow cancellations or issues refunds after this time. We only offer a limited number of baskets each night, by canceling last minute, you tie up the basket for other potential customers.

Rainy Day Disclaimer

RSVPicnic provides baskets rain or shine and will not issue refunds after the 24-hour cancellation period due to inclement weather. So please plan accordingly, make sure to plan a back-up location just in case.

Basket Return

Each basket was hand selected for use with RSVPicnic and we only have a limited number. Not returning the basket in time makes it difficult for us to serve our customers on the following day. For this reason, we include a $30.00 security deposit included in the purchase price, which will be returned to you after the basket, utinsels, and linens are returned by 2pm the following day.

For clients who do not return baskets, utensils, or linens by 2pm the following day, they will forfeit the security deposit.

Although, normal wear and tear is expected, if the basket is returned in a manner that is completely unusable, you will forfeit the security deposit.

Baskets may be returned to Art in the North End anytime before 2pm of the following day during Arts normal business hours 11:30am-11:30pm Monday through Sunday.

Any Questions, Comments, or feedback can be directed to RSVPicnic@gmail.com.



When: Sep 26, 2014 6 PM to Sep 27, 2014 2 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Picnic dinner for two which includes the $30.00 security deposit, all Eventbrite charges, and taxes. 99.00 true Dinner for two (includes security deposit, taxes and fees) 99.00

(Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18 )
Naumkeagger
Toast the change of season at our Gilded-age mansion, Naumkeag, with local craft beer tastings, live jazz, and (we trust!) a spectacular sunset over Monument Mountain. Beer makers will be on hand to share their secrets. Co-sponsored by Nejaimes Wine Cellars. Cash bar also available. 21 and older please.

When: Sep 25, 2014 12 AM in Stockbridge, Massachusetts
Cost: $20 Per Person

(Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00 )
Michigan Wolverines at Boston College Eagles
When: Dec 13, 2014 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Sat, 13 Dec 2014 19 )
UMass Minutemen at Boston College Eagles
When: Oct 25, 2014 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19 )
Bring The Noise Karaoke
When: Sep 24, 2014 9 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 21 )
UMass Lowell River Hawks at Boston College Eagles
When: Feb 20, 2015 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19 )
Vermont Catamounts at Boston College Eagles
When: Feb 14, 2015 7 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Sat, 14 Feb 2015 19 )
Picnic Dinner 9/19/2014 at 6pm

Overview

RSVPicnic modernizes a classic picnic experience. We feature a prix fixe, small batch menu from Art??inan electic mix of hand selected vintage baskets and luggage pieces. We've also teamed up with the Wine Bottega, in the North End, to select the perfect pairing for your meal.

About Us

RSVPicnic is a reservation only, small batch picnic experience featuring the culinary expertise of Art located at 6 Prince St, Boston MA 02113, in the historic North End.

Our picnic baskets, made for 2 people include a seasonal prix fixe menu, all plates, utensils, napkins, and tablecloth. We are also working with the Wine Bottega, right around the corner from Art in the North End to select wines, which will compliment Arts menu. Be sure to choose the wine option and well include wine glasses in your basket. Wine must be purchased seperately and is not included in the price.

Note: we will NOT include a bottle opener, or blanket in the baskets please bring your own.

How it works

1. Pick a date?

2. Make a reservation via Eventbrite, pick your menu, and tell us about any allergies or dietary concerns?

3. Grab a blanket ?

4. Pick up your wine from the Wine Bottega-make sure to choose wine option so that we will include wine glasses in your picnic basket?

5. Come to Art in the North End (6 Prince St, Boston, MA 02113)-your basket will be ready at 6pm.?

6. Find the perfect picnic spot-we suggest Christopher Columbus park, Rose Kennedy Greenway, Charles River, or take a look at a map thats included in your basket

7. Be sure to return your basket and linens by 2pm the next day or forfeit your deposit

Menu for August and September

Appetizers (comes with 1 for sharing)

Red and yellow beets, pistachios, and gorgonzola cheese

Local heirloom tomatoes extra virgin olive oil and garlic tossed with penne and pecorino romano cheese

Entre(comes with 2, one per person)

Rosemary garlic marinated grilled chicken breastsin fregola sarda, sauted with pancetta, mixed mushrooms, shallots, seasonal summer vegetables

Calamari salad in a house made vinaigrette

Quinoa and zucchini sauted with scallions and extra virgin olive oil


Dessert (both included)

Black Misison figs and Acacia honey

House made ricotta cookies


Price

Each basket is offered at $99.00 for two people. This includes a security deposit of $30.00 which will be refunded upon the return of the basket at Art by 2pm the following day.

Time

We currently offer 10 basket reservations for Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings.

Cancellation Policy

RSVPicnic allows cancellations up to 24 hours in advance. We will not allow cancellations or issues refunds after this time. We only offer a limited number of baskets each night, by canceling last minute, you tie up the basket for other potential customers.

Rainy Day Disclaimer

RSVPicnic provides baskets rain or shine and will not issue refunds after the 24-hour cancellation period due to inclement weather. So please plan accordingly, make sure to plan a back-up location just in case.

Basket Return

Each basket was hand selected for use with RSVPicnic and we only have a limited number. Not returning the basket in time makes it difficult for us to serve our customers on the following day. For this reason, we include a $30.00 security deposit included in the purchase price, which will be returned to you after the basket, utinsels, and linens are returned by 2pm the following day.

For clients who do not return baskets, utensils, or linens by 2pm the following day, they will forfeit the security deposit.

Although, normal wear and tear is expected, if the basket is returned in a manner that is completely unusable, you will forfeit the security deposit.

Baskets may be returned to Art in the North End anytime before 2pm of the following day during Arts normal business hours 11:30am-11:30pm Monday through Sunday.

Any Questions, Comments, or feedback can be directed to RSVPicnic@gmail.com.



When: Sep 19, 2014 6 PM to Sep 20, 2014 2 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Picnic dinner for two which includes the $30.00 security deposit, all Eventbrite charges, and taxes. 99.00 true Dinner for two (includes security deposit, taxes and fees) 99.00

(Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18 )
Dog walk the South Coast


When: Oct 11, 2014 10 AM in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: FREE; Non-members: $10 for all 4 tours

(Sat, 11 Oct 2014 10 )
Au Plein Air - Outdoor Painting Workshop
Oil and acrylic painting workshop.

Bring your own materials and lunch for final critique.

Guest instructor: Kim Barry

Register by calling 774.302.0779 or emailing ysheynin@ttor.org

Rain date: Sunday, September 28.



When: Sep 27, 2014 9 AM in Plymouth, Massachusetts
Cost: Members: FREE; Nonmembers: $20

(Sat, 27 Sep 2014 09 )
Cranberry Picking & Canning Workshop


When: Oct 22, 2014 12 AM in Ipswich, Massachusetts
Cost: Members $35 Non Members $50; limited to ages 15 and older. Pre-registration required.

(Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00 )
Lynyrd Skynyrd
When: Sep 26, 2014 7 PM in West Springfield, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19 )
Rock and Shock 2014 - Sunday


When: Oct 19, 2014 11 AM in Lowell, Massachusetts
Cost: $25.00 - $30.00 (Sun, 19 Oct 2014 11 )
Ron White
When: Oct 3, 2014 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 45.00 - 55.00 (Fri, 03 Oct 2014 19 )
Ron White: Nutcracker
When: Oct 3, 2014 10 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 45.00 - 55.00 (Fri, 03 Oct 2014 22 )
Nick Jonas
Multi-talented recording artist and actor,Nick Jonas has already intrigued the public and impressed the masses with the release of his new song Chains, earlier this summer (Watch the video featuring Dylan Penn, daughter of Sean Penn and Robin Wright), and will release his much anticipated self-titled album November 11 via Island Records.

When: Oct 8, 2014 8 PM to Oct 8, 2014 10 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $29.50 (Wed, 08 Oct 2014 20 )
John Mellencamp
When: Apr 15, 2015 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: USD (Wed, 15 Apr 2015 19 )
Lucinda Williams
When: Nov 19, 2014 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 19 Nov 2014 19 )
Totally 80's Halloween Costume Bash
Join us for the Totally 80s Costume Bash

To Benefit the United Way of Tri-County Food Pantries

Re-live the fabulous 80s to the MAX and dance to the music you love at the Totally 80s Costume Bash, a high energy costume dance party to benefit the United Way of Tri-County Food Security Programs.

Pull out your legwarmers and Members Only jackets or come as your favorite 80s celeb. Win fabulous prizes in one of our radical contests for favorite costume, best air guitar player or the moonwalk dance competition. Nosh on some nibbles provided by us, dance to our DJ's awesome 80's music and have a drink at the casbah, opps I mean Cash Bar!

All proceeds will benefit the United Way's three food pantries. So party with a purpose and help feed struggling families.

FAQs

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

This is a 21+ event. ID's will be checked at the door.

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Free Parking at the Verve

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Questions? Contact us at (508) 872-3291 or Sandra.Baldi@uwotc.org or www.uwotc.org

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You don't have to bring your printed ticket, but it sure would help!



When: Oct 24, 2014 8 PM to Oct 24, 2014 11:59:00 PMin Natick, Massachusetts
Cost: 40.00 true Totally 80's Costume Bash 40.00

(Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20 )
10th Annual Asian American Women in Leadership Conference

10th Annual Asian American Women in

Leadership Conference 2014:

Early Bird Pricing ends 9/23 at 10PM!

Get your tickets now before it's too late.

Won't be priced this low again.


| about the conference |

ASPIRE is pleased to present the 10th Annual Asian American Women In Leadership (AAWIL) Conference on November 1, 2014 empowering the theme of:

Making It Count!

Making It Count!is about leveraging the failures and successes, great or small, along your leadership journey. As we mark AAWILs decade milestone, join us for the 2014 conference as we reflect upon our personal and collective experiences and continue paving our futures as Asian American women. Through cross generational dialogue and networking, it is up to us to celebrate and ignite each leader in ourselves and our community, and acquire the tools to thoughtfully map out the next 10 years. How will you make your leadership count?

For more information about the 2014 AAWIL Conference and for a detailed list of workshops, please visit our 2014 AAWIL Conference webpage:http://www.girlsaspire.org/2014conference.

| about aawil |

The AAWIL Conference aims to set forth strategic dialogue on the importance of leadership for Asian American girls and women. Specifically, the conference is designed to:

  • Explore the role of leaders and various aspects of leadership in a context relevant to Asian American women
  • Highlight the effectiveness of different leadership skills and styles
  • Energize and equip attendees to seek out future leadership opportunities
  • Create cross-generational networks among attendees that will extend discussions and relationships beyond the scope of the conference
  • Raise awareness about ASPIRE, its missions and value to Asian American girls and women

The conference is hosted at Simmons College in partnership with the Simmons Institute for Leadership and Change.
ASPIRE andSimmons Collegewill be taking photographs and recordings that may be used in future ASPIRE and/or Simmons marketing materials. By registering for the conference, you are consenting to the use of the photographs and videos. Tickets are non-refundable, but they may be transferable.

Check out information about our workshops and speakers at our conference website here.



When: Nov 1, 2014 8 AM to Nov 1, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sat, 01 Nov 2014 08 )
Site Selection: Tools for Positioning Your Community for Success

As the innovation economy in Massachusetts continues to expand, a growing number of companies are looking to locate or expand in Boston's inner suburbs. But when the right company comes along, will your community and/or property be ready?

Our panel of public and private sector experts will provide insights into what companies are looking for and share tips about the tools that are available to make your site attractive and competitive.

This program is geared towards municipal officials, lawmakers, property owners, developers and anyone else who has a stake bringing new businesses to a community while making sure existing business have what they need to stay.

This event is presented by

  • MassDevelopment
  • The Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce
  • TheN2Innovation Corridor Task Force
  • Mount Ida College

Agenda:

8:00Registration/Continental Breakfast

8:30 - 8:40Welcome & What is theN2Corridor?

  • Greg Reibman, President, Newton-Needham Chamber
  • Setti Warren,Mayor, City of Newton
  • John Builan, Chairman, Needham Board of Selectmen

8:40 -9:10The Site Consultants' View

  • Brian Cohen,Senior Vice President, Transwestern | RBJ
  • Chris Steele,COO & President - North America, Investment Consulting Associates

9:10 -9:40Real Estate and Other Tools

  • Marty Jones,President & CEO, MassDevelopment
  • Justin Krebs,Normandy Real Estate Partners

9:40 -10:00Q and A forNewton, Needham and Regional Partners

  • Facilitated by Greg Reibman,President, Newton-Needham Chamber of Commerce

10:00Closing







When: Oct 16, 2014 8 AM to Oct 16, 2014 10 AMin Newton, Massachusetts (Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08 )
Building Your High Performing Finance Team by The Controllers RoundTable Boston


Building Your High Performing Finance Team
presented by The Controllers RoundTable
Wednesday Oct 15, 2014 @ 7:15am - 9:45am
Bentley University's LaCava Center

Program Description

In this time of change, expectations continuously rise on Finances role in the organization. We are expected to act as strategic business partner, and closing the books remains a thing of the past. The CFO does not have to go it alone if they can build a strong team with which to forge forward. We are aiming to provide Controllers, who are looking to take that next step to CFO, with tangible real-life examples and lessons-learned to consider when growing their teams to accommodate this new criteria.

This panel will focus on recruiting, maintaining, and motivating teams, and will provide perspective you will ultimately need in order to foster an overall high performance culture across Finance.

Join The Controllers RoundTable Boston on Wednesday, October 15, 2015, as we present Building Your Highest Performing Finance Team, where our panel of experts will discuss first hand their past experience and lessons-learned, advice, as well as their current experience in team building success.

Learning Objectives

Hiring & Recruiting the Team

  • Evaluating the key intangibles and understanding how to better structure the interview process such that you can effectively evaluate these intangibles in such a short window
  • Securing quality candidates
  • Gaging trust


Developing & Growing the Team

  • Truly investing in employees development
  • Offering frequent opportunities to get the team exposure above their head to accelerate growth
  • Making tough call decisions reshaping the team when necessary
  • Retaining your strongest, most valuable employees


Our Panelists:



When: Oct 15, 2014 7:15:00 AM to Oct 15, 2014 9:45:00 AMin Waltham, Massachusetts
Cost: 85.00 true Senior Financial Executives 85.00

(Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:15:00 )

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