Brockton News: Community

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

Yard Waste

Yard Waste is now being collected every week on your trash day. The final day for yard waste collection will be your trash day for the week beginning December 9. During times of heavy volume, yard waste collection may be delayed. Please leave yard waste curbside until it is collected.Read More

November Trash Schedule

Due to the Veteran's Day Holiday on Monday, November 11, Trash collection for the week beginning November 11 will be delayed by one day. Friday's trash will be collected on Saturday.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

Halloween Party

Break out your most creative Halloween costume and join your friends for lunch here at the COA.  We will have a delicious lunch of chicken pot pie, vegetables, a biscuit, beverage and dessert. Then get your ghoulish groove on to musical entertainment of Tom Madden.  The cost to attend this event is $5.00 per person…Read More