Brockton News: Community

Household Hazardous Waste Day

Brockton's Household Hazardous Waste Day will be held on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the Brockton Recycle Depot, 300 Oak Hill Way from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. This event is for Brockton Residents Only. No Businesses. TV's - $10.00, Tires $2.00 No liquids in "drums" accepted. For more information call 508-580-7827 or dpwrefuse@cobma.usRead More

Team Bean Bag Baseball

Team Bean Bag Baseball is a simple but addictive game that is played on a board stand with bean bags. It is played with 2 teams and follows rules similar to a real baseball game. There’s even an umpire! So please join us for a fun filled Friday afternoon you’ll be glad you did. Wear…Read More


Brockton Public Library, 304 Main Street, will host Bronx Jazz on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 beginning at 6:30 p.m. This free event is a chance to hear what it is like to have music performers in your family a father and son doing their own thing. Get connected with these guys and hang out with…Read More

Senior Prom: End of Summer Celebration at the Perfect Place

It’s time to celebrate the end of summer. This year’s theme will be a Senior Prom. So clean off your dancing shoes, and get out on the dance floor for this fun filled afternoon. Entertainer and crooner extraordinaire William J. Burke will be there to entertain everyone with sentimental oldies and modern day classics. Light…Read More

Kids Road Races

Kids Road Races - Open to all Kids 14 & Under 10 Divisions: Boys & Girls Under, 7&8 yrs, 9&10 yrs, 11&12 yrs, 13&14 yrs 2.2 Miles - Sanctioned by U.S.A.T.F. D.W.Field Park - Saturday Mornings Sept. 7, 14, 21, 28, Oct. 5, 12, 19, 26 2019 Registration: 9:30 AM at the Pentangle Parking Lot…Read More


The Brockton Public Library, 304 Main Street, will host renowned pianist Sergei Novikov, on Thursday, September 12, 2019 beginning at 2:00 p.m. This free concert will present classical and modern pieces as well as the performers own compositions. Novikov has accompanied such artist as Billy Joel and Reba McEntire.. To learn about this event and…Read More

Free Smoke Detectors and Installation

The American Red Cross and United Way Volunteers will be providing Free Smoke Detectors and Installation on Thursday, September 12, 2019 between 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM. See the attached flyer or call (508) 534-7081 to schedule and installation.Read More

Life’s Little Lesson’s”:#9 How to Prepare for Prom

Come on over to the Brockton COA for “Life’s Little Lesson’s”:#9 How to Prepare for Prom. Learn how to make a corsage or boutonniere. Then watch a tutorial on how to apply your own make-up. So come for this fun lesson as we get ready for our Senior Prom which will take place on Monday,…Read More

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

The City of Brockton will host a 9/11 Remembrance Ceremony on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 outside at The Amp at City Hall Plaza. If weather does not cooperate, the ceremony will be moved inside. Starts at 8:30 AM sharp. Public is welcome to attendRead More


The Brockton Public Library, 304 Main St, presents "The Big Kid" with author Thomas Dhalborg, Sr., on Monday, September, 9, 2019 beginning at 4 p.m. This free event will discuss the many challenges faced by student athletes and the issue of bullying. Everyone is encouraged to attend and have conversation with the author a healthcare…Read More