January 26, 2020, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM @ Framingham Public Library
La Bek is a terrific performer, a singer of songs ranging from the Great American Songbook to deep-down blues to original songs written by her husband, Jack Perricone, as well as their daughter, Sonya Rae Taylor. La Bek (Rebecca Perricone) is also a skilled actress and is a Professor at Berklee College of Music; Jack was Chair of Berklee’s innovative Songwriting Department for 27 years and is the author of two books on songwriting.
La Bek has released four CDs. Her latest is With You, For You. It contains a diverse collection of styles that include a tango-based/Astor Piazzolla-influenced treatment of songs from the Great American Songbook, blues based songs and originals from Sonya Rae Taylor and Jack Perricone.
January 26, 2020, 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM @ Mystic Fitness Yoga Studio
Spectacular Sunday Night Series-- January 26th-- Restorative Yoga with Marybeth Croci. Please bring a pillow and a blanket with you to this highly restorative and relaxing practice.
January 27, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:20 AM @ McAuliffe Branch Library
Get in the library habit — drop in every week for some age appropriate storie and school readiness activities.
January 27, 2020, 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ McAuliffe Branch Library
Learn how to hand sew your own colorful bird bookmark with Svetlana. All materials provided. Registration required.*
*Call 508-532-5636 x5 or drop by the McAuliffe Children’s Desk to register before the program.
January 27, 2020, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM @ McAuliffe Branch Library
What to do with jigsaw puzzles you’ve completed? Swap them! Bring your puzzles to exchange with others. No puzzle to swap? Come anyway; there are always extras for you to take. All ages and levels welcome.
January 28, 2020, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ McAuliffe Branch Library
Ages 0-2 with an adult.
Come sing and play with words, rhyme and puppets at Baby Lapsit. Parents can network while babies pick up phonological awareness, one of six foundations of future reading success. This informal program for babies and their parents/caregivers runs about 20 minutes and introduces the pleasures of the library to your baby or toddler.
January 28, 2020, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ atac
Gallery160 presents Bagged & Bordered #drawthisway a juried illustration exhibit. The show is on display from January 17th - February 15th, 2020
Free and open to the public!
Gallery Hours Tuesday - Friday 12pm-6pm. Firehouse galleries are also open to ticket holders during performances.
January 28, 2020, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM @ McAuliffe Branch Library
Brighten your windows with some translucent paper decorations! Make a star, or a snowflake, or whatever else you’d like, as long as it involves paper and glue.
January 28, 2020, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM @ Framingham State University, Mazmanian Gallery
Mazmanian Gallery presents a juried exhibition of Framingham State University student work. This year the works will be selected through an open call process by guest juror, Sam Toabe, curator from UMass Boston’s University Hall Gallery.
January 29, 2020, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM @ Framingham Public Library
Unwind with your knitting and your crocheting at the library! Share tips, conversation, and a love of making. Drop in for a little while or for the whole time. Instruction is provided if needed. Bring your own materials, although we do have some tools to get you started.
Meets every Wednesday and the second and fourth Saturday of the month.
January 29, 2020, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ atac
January 29, 2020, 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Springdale Beer Co.
Join us for Neighbor Night supporting Boys & Girls Club of Metrowest! More info on the organization can be found at: http://www.bgcmetrowest.org/
Neighbor Night at the Springdale Barrel Room is an opportunity for us to partner with local charitable organizations and provide a space for them to raise both awareness and money for their cause while enjoying a pint of local craft beer. In addition to the fundraising efforts by our partnering charitable organization, Springdale will donate $1 from each pint of a designated beer sold throughout the week to that week’s Neighbor Night cause.
January 29, 2020, 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM @ Framingham Public Library
Join us for an information session to learn about becoming an ESOL tutor! Training for new volunteers starts February 5. More information here: https://framinghamlibrary.org/literacy/our-program/become-a-tutor
Do you love Star Wars? Do you love engineering? Come and help us put together our brand new Lego Droid kit. You will be able to build various droids including R2-D2! Once the droids are built we will be able to use our iPads and go on exciting missions.
January 29, 2020, 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM @ MetroWest Medical Center
We invite all expectant parents to join us for a tour of our beautiful birth center to prepare for the birth of their baby.
While this tour is free, we ask that you please register in advance by calling 844-319-4217!
January 29, 2020, 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Framingham History Center - Edgell Memorial Library
When a new exhibit opens, visitors take in what the Curator has meticulously set before them, but what they don’t see are the hours of research and installation that went into it. Join FHC curator Stacen Goldman to learn about the process of exhibition development for Framingham’s Top 10. Take half an hour to tour the exhibit at your own pace before meeting with Stacen for an informal 30 minute conversation.
Free/FHC Members and children under 18, $5/adults, $2 for FSU students
January 29, 2020, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Framingham Makerspace
Hi , what is going on:
You know, the usual . Look at lots of cool machinery. CNC tormach, CNC Wood router, Laser cutter and more.
Hear and see what we members build, like dragon eggs, fire breathing dragons, embroidered bath room towels and more.
January 30, 2020, All Day @ 99 Restaurant
Play trivia every Thursday night @99restaurantandpubFramingham for a chance to win prizes!
January 30, 2020, 10:15 AM - 10:45 AM @ Framingham Public Library
Get in the library habit — drop in every week for some age appropriate stories, school readiness activities, and a thematic craft.
January 30, 2020, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ atac
January 30, 2020, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM @ Garden in the Woods
For Natural Heritage Programs and partners, tracking rare plant populations is challenging due to lack of resources, personnel, and feasibility. Ecological Programs Coordinator, Bud Sechler, explains Native Plant Trust’s process of prioritizing management projects with Natural Heritage Programs in each New England state, and gives examples of on-going collaborations. We will discuss ways to improve the management of rare plant populations.
January 30, 2020, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM @ Framingham Public Library
Drop in to play with the additional, rotating stations in our Play Space.
January 30, 2020, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ REI
Join REI staff to learn about the basics of hiking in the White Mountains. Well talk about our favorite destinations in the White Mountains and what you should bring. This session will review planning your next hike and what to bring with you to help make your adventure a success along with local tips.
January 30, 2020, 7:00 PM @ Springdale Barrel Room
January 30, 2020, 7:30 PM @ The 4's Sports Pub
January 31, 2020, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM @ Framingham Public Library
January 31, 2020, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM @ atac
January 31, 2020, 6:30 PM - 10:00 PM @ Exhibit 'A' Brewing
Motel Black and Chad Gosselin roll into Exhibit A Brewing in Framingham, MA for a special live performance. Come by for some excellent brews and a night of live music.
January 31, 2020, 6:30 PM @ Sofa Cafe
Join us on the last Friday of (almost) every month for a totally free, totally open musical event where anybody and everybody is welcome to perform.
No pressure, though! Plenty of people come to watch and enjoy the music...
...And the food! Sofá Café has a huge menu of delicious food and drinks.
So come on by, bring your family, your friends, and your music (if you're willing), and have some fun!
This is a "show-up and sign-up" event.
January 31, 2020, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ Launch Framingham
IGNITE is coming to Launch Framingham! This event is three hours of live music, special effects, blackout lighting, glow paint and accessories, and more. ONLY for 6th-12th graders.
-Live music by DJ MAKBEATZ
-Free glow face painting
-Free glow necklaces/bracelets
-Unlimited laser tag
-All you can eat pizza
Get your tickets online early - WE WILL SELL OUT!
January 31, 2020, 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM @ atac
Playing Dead is a Grateful Dead tribute featuring former members of Dark Star Orchestra, Slipknot!, and Uncle John's Band. Their marathon sets feature music and jams from the entire Grateful Dead catalog. Playing Dead faithfully recreates the experience of a live Grateful Dead concert. The music of The Grateful Dead is a complex stew of different styles of music including rock, blues, jazz, folk, bluegrass and more. Their improvisational style and large repertoire guaranteed that every musical performance would be unique. Every Playing Dead show is equally unique featuring different set lists each night and exciting improvisational jams.
January 31, 2020, 9:00 PM @ Tacqueria Mexico