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Figawi 2015

Posted by Susie Callahan on Wed, May 20, 2015


Head to Nantucket this Memorial Day Weekend to experience Figawi 2015 - one of the premier sailboat races on the east coast. 

"The 44th Annual Figawi Race Weekend is recognized as a top sailing event not only on the east coast but is known nationally as well as internationally. Figawi Race Weekend kicks off the the Cape Cod and Nantucket summer season. Entries include sailors from several states 240+ boats (including 30 power boats) and over 3,000 sailors and visitors, as well as locals, attend this event.

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Free Memorial Day Community Weekend at MFA

Posted by Hillary Waldron on Fri, May 24, 2013

To Boston With LoveThe MFA normally offers free admission on Memorial Day, but this year will be extra special due to the "To Boston With Love" exhibit. 

There is also an additioanl exhibit with three paintings from the Metropolitan Museum of Art and community art making. All on-site contributions this weekend will be donated to The One Fund Boston. 

"Daily, Saturday through Monday

'To Boston With Love' Shapiro Family Courtyard
Visit 'To Boston With Love,' an installation of hundreds of hand-sewn quilt squares with messages of love and peace sent from the around the world. 

'Homer, Leighton, Manet: Paintings from The Metropolitan Museum of Art' Gallery 234 
View three special paintings lent by New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art in honor of the people of Boston.

Community Art-Making Activity: Boston, I Love, 11 am–3 pm, Druker Family Pavilion, Room 159
Be inspired to create your message of hope, community, and love to contribute to our collaborative project."

Charlesgate Realty Group Boston First Time Home Buyer Class

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