Brockton News: Community

Fifth Annual South Shore Garden Club Plant & Seed Swap

The event is sponsored by The “South Shore Gardening” Facebook group. Gather together with fellow gardeners from the local area to trade some of your favorite seeds or plants with each other. This event is free of charge and is offered to promote a sense of community and fun to all in attendance. There will…Read More

Legal Thriller

Brockton Public Library, 304 Main Street presents veteran Boston trial lawyer David Hanrahan on Thursday, May 2, 2019 beginning at 3 p.m.. This free event is open to all and will include his books, all available for purchase and signing. For information on this an other great happenings visit us at More

Cookie Decorating Workshop

Please join Sandy Lucca of Southeast Rehabilitation and learn how to decorate homemade sugar cookies with a garden theme. All supplies will be provided free of charge. Participants will take their delicious creations home. Please sign up at the front desk of the COA or by calling 508-580-7811. Brockton Seniors will be given first priority.Read More

Haitian Revolution Tuesday Lecture Series

Brockton Public Library presents The Haitian Revolution Tuesday Lecture Series. Tuesday, April 30 Fear of Slave Power How the World saw the Haitian Revolution Tuesday, May 7 The Mind Opened, Never to be Closed Who Betrayed the Haitian Revolution Tuesday, May 14 A Revolution Like No Other But was it Successful? The Haitian Revolution Dr.…Read More

Ham and Bean “Suppah”

Do you feel like you’ve been running around, rushing from errand to errand leaving you no time or the energy to cook? Come relax with your fellow seniors and enjoy a good old community Ham & Bean “Suppah” with potato salad, cole slaw, brown bread and pie. The cost to attend is $5.00 per person.…Read More

Awakening Spring

Brockton Symphony Orchestra’s “The French Connection”. Season Finale To be held at EAST BRIDGEWATER HIGH SCHOOL, 143 PLYMOUTH STREET, EAST BRIDGEWATER, MA Program begins with Saint-Saens’ MARCHE heroique and continues with exploring the French/Spanish connection with Debussy’s IBERIA from Images pour orchestra. The concert concludes with Berlioz’s Symphonie fantastique. Tickets in advance are Adults-$20, Seniors…Read More

NAACP ACT-SO Competition

The award-winning and successful Brockton Area NAACP ACT-SO (Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics) competition for students in grades 9-12 will be happening on Saturday April 27th at the Brockton Public Library. Last year, we sent two students to compete in the National competition in San Antonio, TX -- all expenses paid‼ Please join us…Read More

Spring Book and More Sale

Brockton Library Foundation will hold the Spring Book and Much More Sale (304 Main St) on Sat April 27, 2019 beginning at 10 a.m. till 2:00 p.m. All proceeds will benefit library programs at all three libraries. (Since it rained on Sat, April 13, 2019)Read More

Pro Wrestling Supershow

Top Rope Promotions presents Pro Wrestling Supershow 4/26/19 Top Rope Promotions returns to the Brockton VFW Post on Friday Night April 26th 2019. ft. the stars of Top Rope Promotions! TRP Heavyweight Champion Cold Steel Chuck O'Neil TRP Interstate Champion Channing Thomas TRP Tag Team Champions Jason Daniels & Tyler Nitro Plus... Rhode Island Lion…Read More

Massasoit Radio and Digital Media Arts Conference

This will be a Live event open to the Public with free admission. The Massasoit Radio and Digital Media Arts Conference is an opportunity for people with interests in Broadcasting, Film making, and/or Podcasting to talk with experts of those fields. Contact Massasoit at (508) 588-9100 x1745 or at lzinsiuss@massasoit.mass.eduRead More