Brockton News: Community

Neighborhood Meeting with Councilor Tim Cruise Cancelled

This meeting has been cancelled. Councilor Tim Cruise will be hosting a neighborhood meeting at the Hancock School (125 Pearl Street) on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at 7 pm to discuss a proposed luxury apartment development for the Braemore Nursing Home, 34 N. Pearl Street.Read More

Brockton Garden Club’s General Meeting Cancelled

THIS MEETING HAS BEEN CANCELLED The Brockton Garden Club will show “Path of the Daff”, an award-winning film, at its general meeting, 6 p.m., Monday, March 23, at Harbor Health, 479 Torrey St., Brockton. In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, co-owners of Olson's Greenhouses of Raynham and many volunteers started a…Read More

Bach Birthday Bash

The Christ Church Pipe Organ Series presents another wonderful Bach Birthday Bash with Ms. Nicole Keller, guest organist, with additional pieces by Stonehill College based classical guitar duo. Tickets available at the door or by calling church office at 508-586-3022 starting March 2 2020.Read More

VFW Auxiliary Penny Sale and Raffle

Annual fundraising event open to the public with 100% of donations and proceeds going to programs supporting our Veterans. All are welcome to come on down and check out our "treasures" for sale and try your luck on our raffles and door prizes. Refreshments and a cash bar will be available. For more information, contact…Read More

Hike & Hops

At Hike & Hops, explore beautiful trails and local breweries with Wildlands Trust! This month, join TerraCorps Land Stewardship Coordinator Eamon Horrigan and volunteer Rachel Thibeault for a hike at Wildlands Trust's Brockton Audubon Preserve and The City of Brockton’s Stone Farm Conservation Area. Observe the stunning ecology and learn about the agricultural past at…Read More

Changes to Open Meetings

Pursuant to Governor Baker’s March 12, 2020 Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law, G.L. c. 30A, §18, and the Governor’s March 15, 2020 Order imposing strict limitations on the number of people that may gather in one place, this meeting of the City of Brockton's [board/committee/commission] is being conducted via remote participation.…Read More

Narcotics Anonymous and Alcoholics Anonymous Info

Many (but not all) Narcotics Anonymous meetings are temporarily closed due to the COVID-19 virus. Meetings that take place in hospitals or other public facilities are likely to be closed, but some smaller meetings may be open. To learn the availabilities of these Narcotics Anonymous meetings, please visit Need an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting during…Read More

Celebrating 100 Years of Women’s Vote Film Series

The Brockton Public Library, 304 Main St, Brockton continues with the film series on 100 years of women voting on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 beginning at 6:30 p.m. This free film is "Voices of Reform". Join us for this and many other events by visiting More

2020 Census Campaign

See the 2020 Census Video: Census Campaign Census Videos in other languages: Census YouTube ChannelRead More

Social Security News Release

Effective March 17, 2020, Social Security Offices Will Only Offer Phone Service ** Online Services Remain Available ** All local Social Security offices will be closed to the public for in-person service starting Tuesday, March 17, 2020.  This decision protects the population we serve—older Americans and people with underlying medical conditions—and our employees during the…Read More