Kroc Center 5th Anniversary | June 20-26

We apologize, this event was advertised as in July, it was in June and has already taken place.


The Kroc Center is celebrating its Fifth year anniversary with great specials and an exciting jammed packed weekend!

Specials Week: June 20-24 >> Read More

The Talk: Discussing Sexual Health with your Teen | June 23

Join BACH, BPHC and partners at Codman Square Neighborhood Council for the sixth workshop in Passport to Public Health series. To Register  >> Read More

20 Years In One Night | June 18

Kirk Franklin comes to Boston! 20 years in one night, world tour. 

When: Sat, June 18 5-10pm

Where: Strand Theatre,  543 Columbia Rd, Dorchester, MA 02125


  •  $75 Orchestra
  • $50 for the mezzanine
  • $40 for Lower Balcony
  • $30 for the Upper Balcony


Ticket Locations

Lawson Barbarshop 1979 Columbus Ave
617 524-9404 

Strand Theatre Box Office
Hours Tuesdays 4PM
Fridays 4PM-8PM

LDB Peace Institute Listening Session | June 9

Join Louis D. Brown Peace Institute for a very important conversation. What do survivors of murder victims need in the days, months, and years after a loved one's death? Speak from your heart and be heard by representatives from the Boston Public Health Commission.

When: Thursday, June 9 6-8pm

Where: Louis D. Brown Peace Institute, 15 Christopher St, Dorchester, MA 02122

Dinner, childcare and translation services will be provided. 

To RSVP for more information contact Rachel Rodrigues 617-825-1917 or



The Future Of MyDorchester

Thank you all who attended our event on June 2nd, The Future of MyDorchester and gave back your feedback through the survey. It was great hearing feedback from the community.


We have gathered feedback from the community and made a report: Here



Four Corners Day Celebration | June 25

Greater Four Corners Action Coalition Presents: A Beacon of Hope for 25 years: Turning Dreams To Action. Free event for all ages, live performances, fun activities, yummy food and live music. 


When: Sat, June 25 11am-5pm

Where: Mother's Rest Park, 398-418 Washington St, Dorchester, MA

For more info: Call 617-436-0289 or Email

Franklin Field Health Fair | June 24

The Boston Housing Authority and Rosie's Place are putting on a Health Fair! Come see all the health-related resources in your community and celebrate community health!

When: June 24, 3pm-6pm

Where: the courtyard behind 70 Ames St. Dorchester         

 For more info: contact Catherine Louis at 617-784-4841 or                                   

1st Annual Cruz C.A.R.E.S. Walkathon | June 4

“Making Strides for a Better Community” A 3-mile walk to benefit Cruz Youth Summer Works. 

Help Cruz Companies raise awareness and provide jobs to youth in Roxbury, Dorchester and Mattapan!

Through this walkathon, Cruz C.A.R.E.S. will be focusing on youth employment and theCruz Youth Summer Works program. The program targets youth living in Cruz managed properties and other youth that live in the area. Through a job for the summer, youth are offered an opportunity to develop a wide range of job skills and training in specific careers. A summer job also helps youth to prepare for college and develop their leadership potential.

When: Sat, June 4 8:00-11am

Where: Franklin Park, Dorchester Blue Hill Ave Entrance 


All are welcome to participate! For more information, please email

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Preschool Films | June 3

An assortment of short films chosen for preschool age children will be shown. Groups are welcome.

When: Friday, June 3 10:30am-11:30am
Where: Lower Mills Branch , 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124


Dorchester Day 5K | June 5

The Project D.E.E.P & The Blarney Stone presents the Dorchester Day 5K. Cookout, raffle and awards immediately following the race. 

When: Sun, June 5th 12pm, Registration at 11am.

Where: The Blarney Stone, 1505 Dorchester Ave


  • $30 Pre Race Fee/$35 Race Day Fee

Children Under 12:

  • $15 Pre Race Fee/$20 Race Day Fee

Free T-shirt for the first 50 entries received. 

For more inforamtion or to register online visit

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