Kidstock! Creative Theater

Kidstock! has added a free open house on SAT MAY 4 from 1PM-3PM.

Love a kid who loves to create?  Kidstock! Creative Theater invites Chamber of Commerce friends & families to bring new students for a free drop in open house.  Attendees have the opportunity to tour our imaginative space and experience our programming. This is a great opportunity for parents and grandparents of youngsters ages 3+ to explore our space for the first time. Free demo classes will be offered at 1:30 and 2:30 pm. School year classes will be announced on May 1. More at www.kidstocktheater.com

Winchester Multicultural Network – Upcoming Event

Building Community: Finding Yourself in the Immigrant Story

Sunday, April 28 3:00PM-5:00PM

Winchester Public Library Large Meeting Room

Please join us for an afternoon of storytelling and dialogue around the theme of immigration. In conjunction with the YWCA’s nation-wide Take a Stand Against Racism campaign, learn from the powerful stories of local women who are immigrants, including Salma Abounadi, Chrep Ket, Phuni Meston, and Juanita Zerda. Hear about ongoing legal developments shaping the immigration landscape in Massachusetts from Matt Segal, the Legal Director of the ALCU of Massachusetts.  

Increase your understanding of the challenges immigrants face, and learn what we all can do, in Winchester and beyond, to create a welcoming, supportive community. This program is free and accessible for all.

For more information go to wmcm.org or call781-729-7100

 

 

Winchester Multicultural Network – Open House

Please join us at the Winchester Multicultural Network’s upcoming Open House which will take place Sunday April 7th from 4-6 pm at the Jenks Center, 109 Skillings Road, Winchester.Designed as an informal drop in, the event will give you the chance to meet the Network’s new Executive Director, Liora Norwich, and we’ll be acknowledging the hard work that has been done by members and staff to sustain the Network during this interim period. We’d love for you to be able to join us and share interests and ideas for the Network moving forward!
Please click on this link for more information and to RSVP. You can also send a quick email to office@wmcn.org if you find that an easier option!
Hope to see you on Sunday, April 7th!

Winchester’s 8th Annual Art in Bloom!

Winchester’s 8th annual Art in Bloom, coordinated by Dot Butler and Brian Milauskas, returns to town April 4-5-6! Volunteer designers from our community will once again display their creative floral interpretations of fine art and local craft from a variety of local artists in the Barbara Gagel Gallery space of the NextDoor Theater. A Grand Gala Reception will take place on Thursday April 4th at 7:00pm followed by public exhibition hours on Friday April 5 from 10:00am-4:00pm and Saturday April 6 from 10:00am-2:00pm.  Tickets for the Gala Reception are $25 and will be available at the door or in advance from Bookends. Public exhibition hours have a suggested donation of $10. This year’s gala will fund summer scholarships for local youth attending Kidstock! Creative Theater. All Art in Bloom 2019 events will be held at the NextDoor Theater, 40 Cross Street, Winchester, MA 01890.