Brockton News: Community

Brockton Cultural Council Meeting

Brockton Cultural Council Meeting Saturday, December 7, 2019 Torrey and Associates Conference Room 33 Dover St. Brockton, MA 02301 8:30 a.m. – 12 noon The Brockton Cultural Council will be voting on grant applications for fy2020 at this meeting. Agenda: New business Voting on FY20 applications Old business (if time) Remaining Fy19 ReimbursementsRead More

Family & Community Resources Open House Dec. 3, 2019

Start the holiday season at our Open House on #GivingTuesday, December 3rd from 4 - 7 pm! Come meet our amazing Staff, our dedicated Board Members and other friends for some holiday cheer and treats. Shop for a lovely handcrafted wreath ~ designed by staff and volunteers ~ and show your support for survivors of…Read More

Greater Brockton Holiday Parade

The Greater Brockton Holiday Parade sponsored by The City of Brockton and Campello, Montello and Downtown Business Organizations. Events the entire day from 9 am to 4pm Free Picture with Santa City Hall 9 am - 12 pm City Hall Bazaar Holiday Parade 1pm - 3pm Go to USA ChristmasTown for more information.Read More

An Evening with James Edgar

A free program designed for children grades K through 5 - and the young at heart! Hear the story of James Edgar and the very first department store Santa, created right here in Brockton. Enjoy the music of the Brockton Symphony Orchestra's Brass Quintet and the songs of the Brockton High School Concert Choir, and…Read More

Brockton Cultural Council Meeting

There will be a meeting of the Brockton Cultural Council on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 6:00 PM in the GAR Room at City Hall. This meeting is for grant applicants to discuss their proposals with the Council. Applicants must sign in upon arrival; each will have 5 minutes to talk about their project with…Read More

Veterans Day Itinerary

7:30 AM - Officers & Firing Squad & Bugler & Mayor & Veterans Agent - VFW Lot at Melrose Cemetery on Pearl Street - WWII Lot at Melrose Cemetery 8:00 AM - Legion Parkway: Veterans of All Wars 8:30 AM - Korean War and Vietnam War 9:30 AM - Parade Forming at War Memorial Building…Read More

Festive Thanksgiving Candy Decorating Workshop

Please join Sandy Lucca of Southeast Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center here for this fun and creative candy decorating event.  Use supplies such as pretzels, candy pieces, popsicle sticks, melted chocolate and royal icing to create these adorable treats.  Then take home your creations to share with friends or family.  Class size is limited.Read More

Craft in Bloom

Life imitates art as members of the Brockton Garden Club (and friends from neighboring clubs) design floral arrangements based on Fuller Craft's exhibition "Striking Gold: Fuller at Fifty". Join us at the Fuller Craft Museum at 455 Oak St., Brockton on Friday, November 1 for the opening reception from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Demonstrations…Read More

Craft in Bloom

Life imitates art as members of the Brockton Garden Club (and friends from neighboring clubs) design floral arrangements based on Fuller Craft's exhibition "Striking Gold: Fuller at Fifty". Join us at the Fuller Craft Museum at 455 Oak St., Brockton on Friday, November 1 for the opening reception from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Demonstrations…Read More

Craft in Bloom

Life imitates art as members of the Brockton Garden Club (and friends from neighboring clubs) design floral arrangements based on Fuller Craft's exhibition "Striking Gold: Fuller at Fifty". Join us at the Fuller Craft Museum at 455 Oak St., Brockton on Friday, November 1 for the opening reception from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Demonstrations…Read More