Community Events

  • Pops 2017: OL’MA
N RIVER, The Concord Orchestra

      Friday & Saturday May 19 & 20, 2017 at 8 PM


      Sunday May 21, 2017 at 2 PM

       

      POPS 2017: Ol' Man River
      Performing Arts Center at 51 Walden
      Featuring Jeffrey Korn, vocals
      Table seating and refreshments
      www.concordorchestra.com

    • Flower Arranging Demonstration

         

        Enjoy a flower arranging demonstration by local floral designer Marta Taylor. Learn how she makes her breathtaking bouquets and arrangements seen frequently at Museum exhibition openings and events. Two lucky attendees will take home an arrangement! 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. $20 Concord Museum Members; $25 for non-members, museum admission is included. Call 978-369-9763, ext. 216 for a reservation.

      • Mother’s Day Bunch

          Verrill Farm

          11 Wheeler Road

          10:00 am - 1:00 pm

          Concord's Colonial Inn

          48 Monument Square

        • J. Courtney Sullivan presents “Saints for All Occasions”

            Concord Bookstore

            65 Main Street

          • 
”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

            • Asparagus Field Trip & Lunch

                Verrill Farm

                11 Wheeler Road

              • Vocal Revolution chorus (Concord Chapter of BHS)

                  Carey Hall, 1605 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, MA

                • Emerson Hospital 5K Run~Walk for Cancer

                    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.

                  • Artists’ Garden featuring New England made jewelry, handcrafts, and gifts

                      noa Jewelry and Fine Gifts

                      135 Commonwealth Avenue

                    • 
 M. Graham Oil Paint Demonstration

                        Albright Art, 32 Main Street downstairs

                      • Josh Funk presents ” The Case of the Stinky Stench” and Melissa Stewart presents “Can an Aardvark Bark?”

                          Concord Bookstore

                          65 Main Street

                        • Painting the Italian Garden

                            Codman Estate Italian Garden, 34 Codman Road, Lincoln, Mass 01773

                            Join artist Dustin Neece, a classically trained impressionist painter, for four sessions of “en plein air” painting in the inspired setting of the Codman Estate Italian Garden at the height of its June blooming season. Learn how to capture shifting light and shadow, how to mix colors for quality and energy, and how to compose a landscape. This class is suitable for adult students from beginners to advanced.

                            Rain dates….TBD. A suggested material list will be sent with registration confirmation.

                            Dustin Neece is a classically trained artist. He studied with Hopkinton based impressionist painter Jaime Alfonso and traveled to London to study with the renowned figurative painter Israel Zohar (the official portrait artist of Princess Diana.)   Dustin continued his study at Rhode Island School of Design.

                            $140.00 for members, $180.00 for non-members.

                            Registration is required. Call 617-994-6690 for more information or register online at www.historicnewengland.org

                          • Painting the Italian Garden

                              Codman Estate Italian Garden, 34 Codman Road, Lincoln, Mass 01773

                              Join artist Dustin Neece, a classically trained impressionist painter, for four sessions of “en plein air” painting in the inspired setting of the Codman Estate Italian Garden at the height of its June blooming season. Learn how to capture shifting light and shadow, how to mix colors for quality and energy, and how to compose a landscape. This class is suitable for adult students from beginners to advanced.

                              Rain dates….TBD. A suggested material list will be sent with registration confirmation.

                              Dustin Neece is a classically trained artist. He studied with Hopkinton based impressionist painter Jaime Alfonso and traveled to London to study with the renowned figurative painter Israel Zohar (the official portrait artist of Princess Diana.)   Dustin continued his study at Rhode Island School of Design.

                              $140.00 for members, $180.00 for non-members.

                              Registration is required. Call 617-994-6690 for more information or register online at www.historicnewengland.org

                            • Father’s Day Weekend, Farm Tours

                                Verrill Farm

                                11 Wheeler Road

                              • Father’s Day Beer Talk and Tasting

                                   

                                  Bring Dad to the Concord Museum for an exploration of the history of beer with material culture historian George Schwartz. Then take the short walk or drive to Wright Tavern in Concord Center for a beer tasting hosted by Rapscallion Brewery of Acton. Perfect for any history-buff dad! Registration required, included with museum admission, members free. Call 978-369-9763 ext. 216.

                                • Painting the Italian Garden

                                    Codman Estate Italian Garden, 34 Codman Road, Lincoln, Mass 01773

                                    Join artist Dustin Neece, a classically trained impressionist painter, for four sessions of “en plein air” painting in the inspired setting of the Codman Estate Italian Garden at the height of its June blooming season. Learn how to capture shifting light and shadow, how to mix colors for quality and energy, and how to compose a landscape. This class is suitable for adult students from beginners to advanced.

                                    Rain dates….TBD. A suggested material list will be sent with registration confirmation.

                                    Dustin Neece is a classically trained artist. He studied with Hopkinton based impressionist painter Jaime Alfonso and traveled to London to study with the renowned figurative painter Israel Zohar (the official portrait artist of Princess Diana.)   Dustin continued his study at Rhode Island School of Design.

                                    $140.00 for members, $180.00 for non-members.

                                    Registration is required. Call 617-994-6690 for more information or register online at www.historicnewengland.org

                                  • June-teenth Gallery Talk

                                      June 19, 1865, known as Juneteenth, is the date slavery officially ended in the United States. Though slavery ended in Massachusetts in 1783, its legacies are still felt today. Join us on this Juneteenth to learn about slavery, emancipation, and the Civil War’s effects on Concord.

                                       

                                    • Painting the Italian Garden

                                        Codman Estate Italian Garden, 34 Codman Road, Lincoln, Mass 01773

                                        Join artist Dustin Neece, a classically trained impressionist painter, for four sessions of “en plein air” painting in the inspired setting of the Codman Estate Italian Garden at the height of its June blooming season. Learn how to capture shifting light and shadow, how to mix colors for quality and energy, and how to compose a landscape. This class is suitable for adult students from beginners to advanced.

                                        Rain dates….TBD. A suggested material list will be sent with registration confirmation.

                                        Dustin Neece is a classically trained artist. He studied with Hopkinton based impressionist painter Jaime Alfonso and traveled to London to study with the renowned figurative painter Israel Zohar (the official portrait artist of Princess Diana.)   Dustin continued his study at Rhode Island School of Design.

                                        $140.00 for members, $180.00 for non-members.

                                        Registration is required. Call 617-994-6690 for more information or register online at www.historicnewengland.org

                                      • Walden: Four Views Gallery talk by Abelardo Morell

                                           

                                          At this special event, Abelardo Morell will provide a gallery talk for a limited audience, followed by a reception in the Museum’s Brooke Hall.

                                          Members $40; Non-members $55. Space is extremely limited; Reserve online or by phone at 978-369-9763 ext. 216.

                                        • 
 KIDS’ CRAFT DAY: School’s Out!

                                            Albright Art

                                            32 Main Street downstairs

                                          • Camera Obscura Workshop with Abelardo Morell

                                              June 24, 2017, 2:00-3:30 p.m.

                                              In this workshop, Abelardo Morell will demonstrate his camera obscura technique to the audience.

                                              Concord Museum Members $10/$5 child; Non-members $15/$7 child; ticket price includes admission to the Concord Museum, including Walden: Four Views. Space is limited; Reserve online or by phone at 978-369-9763 ext. 216.

                                            • Outdoor Movie Night: Little Women

                                                Join the Concord Museum and Orchard House for a celebration of Louisa May Alcott and the 1994 film adaptation of her famous novel Little Women. Bring the whole family for an outdoor movie under the stars on the Museum lawn. Movie begins at 8:15 p.m. Free. Bring a blanket or lawn chair for seating.