OFF The clock
An exhibition of works by Belmont Public School Art Teachers
Join the reception this Friday night for our fabulous art teachers, and check out their exhibit showing at the Belmont Art Gallery from September 7 through October 6. Including works by the follwoing Belmont Public School Art Teachers:
- Danette English
- Cathy Larkin
- Kathleen Byrnes Publicover
- Andrew Roy
- Ashley Crusco
- Nicole Pond
- Meghann Remick
- Mark Milowsky
- Regina Kalajian
Reception September 15, 6-8p.m.
Gallery Hours: Thursday and Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sunday 1 - 4 p.m.
Homer Municipal Building, 3rd fl. 19 Moore Street, Belmont Center
For directions: www.belmontgallery.org/visit-us/
Foundation for Belmont Education (FBE)
5th Annual Dan Scharfman Memorial Run
Sunday, October 1, 2017
Celebrate the beginning of the school year by joining your family, friends, and teammates at the community event of the season. Run as an individual or register as a team. It’s time to lace up your running shoes and join the “I Ran the Dan” club!
Dan Scharfman Memorial Run
5K and 2K (1.24 miles) Races
Sunday, October 1, 2017 @ 9:30 am
Belmont High School Track
Register/Volunteer/Donate here. Free race shirt for the first 500 registrants: 5K runners receive a performance shirt and 2K runners receive a short sleeve cotton shirt. All proceeds from the Run support the Dan Scharfman Education Innovation Fund, part of the FBE’s Innovative Teaching Initiative (ITI).
Last year, more than 850 runners from Belmont and across the Bay State “Ran the Dan” and more than $25,000 was raised to support teachers and education in Belmont. For more information about the Dan Scharfman Memorial Run and the Foundation for Belmont Education, visit www.fbe-belmont.org/run.
DISCOVER GIRL SCOUTS!
There are two new Girl Scout troops forming at Burbank this year: Troop #82027 for Kindergartners and Troop #82339 for 1st graders. If you would like more information about the troops or about how to join, contact Kylia Garver (firstname.lastname@example.org) about the Kindergarten troop or Katherine Poulin-Kerstien (email@example.com) about the 1st grade troop.
You can also check-out Girl Scouts at an afternoon event at camp on Saturday 9/23/17 from 2pm-4pm! Girls and families will go on a scavenger hunt, learn some fun songs, do a craft project, and learn about how to join a Girl Scout troop in their town. Camp Cedar Hill is located at 265 Beaver Street, Waltham, MA. Girl Scouts is for girls in Kindergarten-12th grade. Questions? Email Molly Kazin, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Junior League's Designer Show House
October 7th to November 5th
1853 William Flagg Homer House in Belmont, MA
The home is currently owned by the Belmont Woman's Club and was previously owned by William Flagg Homer, uncle of the painter Winslow Homer. The house has beautiful views of the Boston skyline and more than twenty soon-to-be renovated spaces by interior designers from all over the area - it will be a fantastic experience for anyone interested in interior design, architecture, and historic homes.
Individual tickets to the Show House are available for purchase for $35-40, discounted rates are available to groups of 10 or more (groups of 10-19 are $33/person and groups of 20+ are $30/person). All tours are self-guided and no reservations are needed beyond tickets - groups and individuals alike are welcome at any time during the Show House’s open hours. More information about the Show House can be found here, and tickets can be purchased here.