Fun Things to Do
Actors' Shakespeare Project Youth Programs The Hamlet Project: September 19 – November 12, 2016: Mondays and Wednesdays 5 - 8 pm, Saturdays 11 - 3 pm. An interdisciplinary piece of original theater taking Shakespeare’s monumental tragedy Hamlet as the launching point. Opportunities to perform in different neighborhoods throughout the year. Artists from all disciplines welcome! No experience necessary! Cost: $400; full and partial scholarships available. 617-776-2200 x288.
The Girl Hackathon is a two-hour program that empowers upper elementary/middle school girls to experience the creativity and excitement that occurs when the power of coding is unleashed. Designed to teach the basic concepts of coding through Hopscotch, a creative coding platform for the iPad and the iPhone, the Girl Hackathon pairs mentors with teams of two girls to provide a hands-on experience into the world of coding, ultimately sparking a lifelong interest in the possibilities of technology. For more information, including registration and sponsorship opportunities!
YMCA OAKtoberfest 5K Race & Taste: Lace up your sneakers for the Oak Square YMCA OAKtoberfest 5K race through the streets of Brighton! There will also be FREE food from local restaurants and LIVE music! Race fee of $30, October 16.
Coffee Hour: Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library is hosting a weekly coffee and conversation hour. Coffee and friends - the perfect combination! Wednesdays, 10:30am, Codman Square Branch Library, 690 Washington Street, Dorchester, MA 02111. 617-436-8214