Codman Square

Codman Square Farmers Market | June 18 - Oct 22

Come get fresh, locally grown food in your neighborhood! Fruits, veggies, meat, fish, bread, herbs, crafts, and more will be available at this year's Codman Square Farmers Market! Open EVERY Saturday this year! Some days will have picnics, entertainment, a walking group, and more!  AND you can use your EBT card and get up to $10 back in Bounty Bucks to use at the market!

When: Every Sat, June 18-  October 22 from 10am-3pm

Where: Codman Commons, Corner of Washington and Talbot, Dorchester

For more info: email codmansquaremarket@gmail.com

The Future of MyDorchester | June 2

We’re planning an evening to hear feedback from the community about the relevance, role and future of MyDorchester. We’re hoping to find out how we can continue to shape the website/program to best serve the neighborhood - whether that’s changing how the site is managed, what is on the site, whether to have a website at all, who we should be listening to and working with.

 

Where: The Great Hall, 6 Norfolk St, Dorchester, MA

When: June 2nd, from 6:30pm-8:00pm 

Food Wil be provided.

For More Information: Email Daphney Mirand at daphney.mirand@codman.org or call at 617-822-8733

From Malcolm X to Black Lives Matter: Cross Generation Activism | May 19

The Ad. Hoc Committee: Boston Coalition for Freedom welcome your presence and reflections with a discussion focusing on the ideologies and practices of Malcolm X and the impact its had on social movements. 

Guests:

  • Muhammad Ahmad (Maxwell Stanford)
  • Saladin Muhammad
  • Askia Toure
  • Nino Brown
  • Lanise Frazier
  • Michelle Santana
  • Khalida Smalls

When: May 19, 5:30pm-7:45pm

Where: Codman Square Public Library, 690 Washington St, Dorchester MA

Give Kids a Smile | April 9

Join Codman Square Health Center for free dental services (educational, preventative & restorative). This is available for all children, from first tooth to 18 years old. No appointment is necessary.

When: Saturday April 9 from 9:00am-12:00pm 

Where: Codman Square Health Center, 637 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124

Finding the Rhythm of Your Money | April 7

Most Americans live pay check to pay check no matter how much they earn. It is not in how much we earn that determines our financial security, but in how much we keep. Everyone has the capacity to make profitable decisions. It is never too late to start to take control and create more security for yourself and your family.
Mamak Charepoo, Money Communications Speaker, takes the uncomfortable subject of money and creates simple steps to help others feel in control and empowered with their money.

In this interactive workshop participants will:

  • Learn the true foundation to following through with personal financial goals
  • Create a success map to motivate and inspire action
  • Learn 1 small change that will create a big impact in achieving greater wealth and security

When: Thursday, April 7, 2016, 6 – 7:10 P.M. >> Read More

Together We Stand Series: Public Safety | June 20

Millennium Ten Initiative and Codman Square NDC presents "Together We Stand" A Community Series. 

"Let your voice be heard as we connect neighbors to join the fight and Stand Together."

When: Monday, June 20th 6:30PM- 8:00PM

Where: Black Box Theatre, 10 Epping St. Dorchester, MA 02124 (Codman Square Health Center Epping Entrance at Codman Academy)

Youth Job Fair | March 19

The mission of the Youth HUB is to increase and improve youth employment in Codman Square, while creating innovative strategies to better prepare youth for successful adult employment.

Join Youth Hub,  their annual job fair is fast approaching. Come join them for food, fun, and JOBS!

  • Job Readiness workshops
  • Youth-friendly employers
  • Hourly Raffle Prizes
  • Food and drinks provided!

Where: 44 Moultrie St, Dorchester Center, Massachusetts 02124

When: Saturday, March 19 at 1 PM - 5 PM

Book Discussion "Devil in a Blue Dress" | Feb 20

Join Codman Square Branch for a discussion of "Devil in a Blue Dress" by Walter Mosley.

When: Sat, Feb 20, 2016, 10 – 11 A.M.

Where: Codman Square Branch , 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124

Winter Coat Distribution | Feb 19

Men of Color, Men of Action presents it's 3rd annual Winter Coat Distribution to Men, Women & Children. 

When: Date:  February 19, 2016 (snow date: February 27th)   Time: 3pm -7pm         

Where:  The Great Hall (6 Norfolk St)  Codman Square (across from McDonalds) 

 

Drop off Locations :

  • 587 Washington St                             
  • Strive  651 Washington St
  • Cut to Fit 19 Norfolk St

Light refreshments will be served…

For more information contact Cullen @ 617-825-4224 ext 130

or email cullen@csndc.com

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CSNC Meeting Attorney General’s Presentation | Feb 3

  • Are you not being paid minimum wage?
  • Are you not being paid overtime?
  • Are you disputing a purchase or return of a faulty product with a business?
  • Are you struggling to resolve an issue with your landlord or your insurance company?
  • Are you facing discrimination?

The Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office is here to help.
The Attorney General’s Office is a state agency that has advocates and investigators ready to listen to your story and help you find a solution – for free.
Learn more about the Office and the AG’s Community Engagement Initiative:
Codman Square Health Center Meeting
Where: Great Hall, 6 Norfolk Street
Dorchester, MA, 02124
When: Wednesday, February 3rd, 2016 , 7pm >> Read More

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