Calendar of Events

Our Spring Seasonal Calendar is now available. We have a listing of Patriot’s Day events, Earth Day events, recycling programs, spring vacation activities, art demonstrations, music, Mother and Father Day events, etc. Please contact specific businesses for additional information. Remember you can use the Gift of Concord for many of the events. Click on the link to download the calendar. Spring 2017 Calendar

April 22, 2017
Welcome to Our Home Living History Tour
Louisa May Alcott’s Orchard House
399 Lexington Road
4:45 – 5:45 pm

April 22, 2017
PAINTERS AND PERSONALITIES: Portraits at the Codman Estate.
Codman Estate, 34 Codman Road, Lincoln, MA
1:00 – 3:00  pm
$15 Historic New England members, $20 non-member
Space is limited; Registration is required.
Please call 617-994-6690 or buy online http://shop.historicnewengland.org/COD-LECTURE-9144

April 22, 2017
Earth Day The Umbrella Community Arts Center Activiites
River Ceremony, 10am @The Old Manse back lawn, by the river’s edge
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Earth Day Parade, 11:00am @The Old Manse going to The Umbrella Community Arts Center
Arts & Environment Festival, 11:45am @Front lawn of The Umbrella

April 22, 2017
“Captured Light”- new works in oil by Kathleen McDonough
Artist reception 2:00 – 4:00 pm. Light refreshments
Artisans Way, 18 Walden Street

April 25, 2017
Artists Talk – Monika Andersson & Ilana Manolson
Three Stones Gallery
115 Commonwealth Ave
7:00 pm

April 26, 2017
Couch to 5K Training Program for Beginners
Acton Pharmacy
565 Massachusetts Avenue
Acton, MA
7:00 -8:00 pm

April 29, 2017
Annual Give Back Day
Retailers lend support to the Concord-Carlisle Community Chest through a donation or  proceeds from Saturday sales

April 29, 2017
noa Designs
135 Commonwealth Avenue
Artists’ Garden featuring New England made jewelry, handcrafts, and gifts in our outdoor courtyard  11:00 am – 3:00 pm
10% of sales and raffle proceeds will be donated to the Concord Carlisle Community Chest

April 29, 2017
KIDS’ CRAFT DAY: Aquarellum Watercolor Painting
Albright Art, 32 Main Street downstairs
1:00 -3:00 pm

April 29, 2017
CANTARES DE ESPAÑA!
Concord Conservatory of Music
Union Church at 1317 Main Street
7:00 pm

April 30, 2017
Concord Bookstore
65 Main Street
Julie Lekstrom Himes presents “Mikhail and Margarita”
3:00 pm

April 29 & April 30, 2017
Patriot Strolls
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Meeting at the 
Front of Concord’s Colonial Inn, 48 Monument Square
Contact
Concord Guides & Press

May 2, 2017
Tastes of Concord
Nashoba Brooks School
200 Strawberry Hill Road

May 4, 2017
Autism and Aspergers -John Elder Robison
Bay Path University
521 Virginia Road
6:00 – 8:00 pm
RSVP is required by calling 413-565-6858

May 6 through August 1, 2017
Call for Art
Artist Reception May 12, Open Studies May 13
Artscape Galleries
43 Bradford Street, 2nd Floor

May 7, 2017
Concord Bookstore
65 Main Street
Nina Sankovitch presents “The Lowells of Massachusetts: An American Family”Julie Lekstrom Himes presents “Mikhail and Margarita”
3:00 pm

May 13, 2017
Concord Women’s Chorus Spring Concert
“From Walden to Loch Lomond”
Jane Ring Frank, Artistic Director
Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street
4:00 pm

May 14, 2017
Mother’s Day Bunch Buffet

Verrill Farm
11 Wheeler Road
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Concord’s Colonial Inn
48 Monument Square
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

May 15, 2017
Concord Bookstore
65 Main Street
J. Courtney Sullivan presents “Saints for All Occasions”
7:00 pm

May 17, 2017
Business After Hours
Fairbank and Perry Goldsmiths
32 Main Street
5:30 – 7:30 pm

May 20, 2017
Asparagus Field Trip & Lunch
Verrill Farm
11 Wheeler Road
11::00 am

May 20, 2017
“Nourished by Nature”- Etchings/mixed media works by new artist Victoria Elbroch
Artist reception 12:00 – 4:00 pm. Light refreshments
Artisans Way, 18 Walden Street

Friday & Saturday May 19 & 20, 2017 at 8 PM
Sunday May 21, 2017 at 2 PM
Pops 2017: OL’MA
N RIVER, The Concord Orchestra

May 21, 2017
Vocal Revolution chorus (Concord Chapter of BHS)
Carey Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA
2:00 pm

May 27, 2017
Welcome to Our Home Living History Tour
Louisa May Alcott’s Orchard House
399 Lexington Road
4:45 – 5:45 pm

June 10, 2017
noa Designs
135 Commonwealth Avenue
Artists’ Garden featuring New England made jewelry, handcrafts, and gifts
11:00 am – 3:00 pm

June 10, 2017
Emerson Hospital 5K Run~Walk for Cancer
Saturday 8:30 am – 1:30 pm
Where: Thoreau Outdoor Center, Concord
Phone: 978-287-8765
Web: www.emersonhospital.org/5k

This is the event’s 17th year and draws more than 600 participants annually. It is a family friendly event, with food, music, games, crafts, swimming and more – in addition to the walk and chip-timed run. Funds raised support cancer patients at Emerson Hospital.

June 10, 2017
M. Graham Oil Paint Demonstration
Albright Art, 32 Main Street downstairs
1:00 -3:00 pm

June 11, 2017
Concord Bookstore
65 Main Street
Josh Funk presents ” The Case of the Stinky Stench” and Melissa Stewart presents “Can an Aardvark Bark?”
3:00 pm

June 17, 2017
Father’s Day Weekend, Farm Tours
Verrill Farm
11 Wheeler Road
9:00 am & 11:00 am

June 2017
Business After Hours
Lacoste Gallery
25 Main Street
5:30 – 7:30 pm

June 14 – 18, 2017
Wood promotion.Sale on all wood furniture and decorative items.
Artisans Way, 18 Walden Street

June 24, 2017
Strawberry Festival & Dessert Contest
Verrill Farm
11 Wheeler Road
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Dessert Contest 1:00 am – 1:00 pm

June 24, 2017
Welcome to Our Home Living History Tour
Louisa May Alcott’s Orchard House
399 Lexington Road
4:45 – 5:45 pm

June 24, 2017
KIDS’ CRAFT DAY: School’s Out!
Albright Art, 32 Main Street downstairs
1:00 -3:00 pm

July 2017
Business After Hours
Gordon Optical
86 Commonwealth Ave

July 22, 2017
Sizzlin’ Summer Sidewalk Sale

August 15, 2017
Business After Hours
Concord’s Colonial Inn
48 Monument Square
5:30 -7:30 pm

September 2017
Business After Hours
Residence Inn
320 Baker Avenue
5:30 – 7:30 pm

October 24, 2017
Chamber of Commerce Annual Dinner
Nashawtuc Country Club

November 15, 2017
Business After Hours
noa Designs
135 Commonwealth Avenue
5:30 – 7:30 pm