Open Newbury Event Guide: August 25

August 25, 2019

Open Newbury returns with sidewalk cafes, games, sales, and so much more! Boston Back Bay’s Open Newbury Highlights Georgetown Cupcake 83 Newbury Street Enter to win a dozen cupcakes! * Tea Forte 91 Newbury Street Serving iced tea on the sidewalk! Be sure to pop in and check all of Tea Forte’s luxe, gift-able teas… Read More

School of Fashion Design Fall Classes Begin Soon

Fall classes begin September 11 at the School of Fashion Design. The School of Fashion Design is a fully licensed studio school offering a 2-year Certificate in Fashion Design, and a 3-year Diploma in Fashion Design.  Students can complete the two-year Certificate in Fashion Design on a full or part time basis. Full time students… Read More

Recap: July 14 Open Newbury

Looking back at the first Open Newbury of the summer. Newbury Street restaurants, cafes, shops, and salons rolled out the red carpet for the first Open Newbury of the summer with extended patios, dining specials, sidewalk sales, yard games, and so much more.  Here are a few of our favorite photos from the day: All… Read More

Open Newbury Event Guide: July 14

Open Newbury returns for the first time this summer with sidewalk cafes, games, sales, and so much more! Boston Back Bay’s Open Newbury Highlights Georgetown Cupcake 83 Newbury Street Enter to win a dozen cupcakes! * Tea Forte 91 Newbury Street Serving iced tea on the sidewalk! Be sure to pop in and check all… Read More

Open Newbury 2019 is Coming Soon

Open Newbury will be back for the 2019 season on July 14, August 25, & September 15   Open Newbury — our favorite summer Sundays when Newbury Street closes to cars and becomes a pedestrian promenade — is returning for yet another year of sidewalk dining, scenic strolling, leisurely shopping, and  family fun. Newbury Street… Read More

Gardens of the Arts & Crafts Movement, Judith B. Tankard at NEHGS

May 28 @ 6 pm

In this illustrated lecture, landscape scholar Judith B. Tankard surveys the inspiration, characteristics, and development of garden design during the Arts & Crafts Movement. Tankard presents a selection of houses and gardens of the era from Britain and the United States, with an emphasis on the diversity of designers who helped forge a truly distinct approach to… Read More

American Ancestors and New England Historic Genealogical Society Present Lifetime Achievement Award to Dan Rather

Legendary Anchor and Award-Winning Broadcast Journalist Related to Mitt Romney, John Kerry, and Patrick Swayze At its annual Family History Benefit Dinner recently, American Ancestors and New England Historic Genealogical Society (NEHGS) honored broadcast journalist Dan Rather, an individual it lauded as “a living legend—one of the most extraordinary communicators of our time.” D. Brenton… Read More

31st Fresh Paint Auction & Gala at Copley Society of Art

May 16, 2019 @ 6:30 pm

Fresh Paint is Copley Society of Art’s largest and most important fundraiser of the year. Come score original works of art by over 70 artists in our silent auction, as well as various raffle prizes. Interested in becoming a Fresh Paint sponsor? Email CoSo at info@copleysociety.org for more information. Individual sponsorship opportunities for Fresh Paint… Read More

Year-Long Countdown to Plymouth 400 Begins at New England Historic Genealogical Center

From The Metrowest Daily News An anniversary 400 years in the making is inching closer. The New England Historic Genealogical Society unveiled two exhibits Wednesday as part of the lead-up to the 2020 Plymouth 400 anniversary, a celebration of the Pilgrims’ voyage to this continent and the founding of Plymouth Colony. The society displayed an… Read More

Four Nations Unite to Realize 400th Commemoration Program for 2020

March 14, 2019

Four nations are set to unite and share their 2020 Commemoration Program plans for the 400th anniversary of the Mayflower Voyage with an audience of guests invited to attend the event, which will be hosted today at the New England Historical Genealogical Society in Boston. Presenters will include representatives from Mayflower 400, Leiden 2020, Plymouth… Read More