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Messiah Performance with Jane Crump

Posted by admin on December 12, 2014 at 8:35 AM Comments comments (0)

Gingerbread House Contest Results

Posted by admin on December 6, 2014 at 9:10 PM Comments comments (0)

Thanks to the South Boston Catholic Academy and their 2 boxes of toys we were able to deliver a total of 4 giant boxes of toys to Toys for Tots on Friday morning. Your generosity will bring joy and smiles to a lot of childre!

We had fourteen entries this year and the winners are:

Non-profit/business:

First Place Trophy (and bragging rights) South Boston Neighborhood Development Corp – The Nutcracker Suite (sweet) (for the second year in a row!)

Individual/family:

First Place – Brooke Spaulding - A-Frame Winter Retreat (drew raves from Glenn)

Second Place – Eric and Cristina Prentis – Sullies! (amazing detail down to the trash cans and seagulls)

Third Place- Lucas Monahan- Hancock Tower and the BPL (Lucas is a Southie kid and a student at Johnson and Wales studying the culinary arts!)

Honorable mention ribbons went to our younger participants:

Gina Provenzano, William Mullins and Luis Garcia

Fan Favorite Ribbon : voted by the visitors

South Boston Catholic Academy Extended Day : A group of Afterschool students created a representation of the school along with gingerbread men of themselves! ( I think there was a lot of self-promotion by some of the attending students since they were seen explaining their creation to all the visitors). Way to go kids! I think we have some entrepreneurs(or politicians) in the making! 

The entries were fabulous this year and we wish we could have given prizes to each and every one. Anyone who has ever tried to create a gingerbread house knows the amount of work and effort that goes into it. So kudos to everyone who participated:

 

  • Brooke Spaulding
  • Eric and Cristina Prentis
  • Harold Cunnif
  • Gina Provenzano
  • Luis Garcia
  • Lucas Monahan
  • William Mullens
  • Stacy Exarches
  • SBCA After School Group
  • South Boston Neighborhood Development Corp
  • Ku de Ta
  • The Paramount
  • South Boston Health Center Youth Embassadors
  • Rooney RE

 


Thank you to all the hard working elves who made this day possible. Also a big thank you to our judges and their serious attention to detail.

More pictures

 

Peter Golemme Guest Speaker/Artist December Meeting

Posted by admin on November 20, 2014 at 6:05 AM Comments comments (0)


Fundraiser for AIDS orphans in Saigon

Posted by admin on November 10, 2014 at 6:55 AM Comments comments (0)


Please see our invitation, attached here, to attend our fundraiser for AIDS orphans in Saigon. We have had a lot of success this year with no deaths among these little ones. They need your help!

 

I f you cannot attend , please give a donation either on line or by mail. Please see flyer or web site for instructions.

 

 

 

RSVP please.

 

 

Jill and Robert Morris

 

 




Deb Putnam - Guest Artist Speaker

Posted by admin on November 4, 2014 at 5:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Local artist Deb Putnam will be showing her latest and discussing her figurative work, medium and her painting approach.

Saturday, November 8 10am, L Street Bathhouse, M street entrance. 


2nd Annual Gingerbread House Contest

Posted by admin on October 26, 2014 at 8:05 PM Comments comments (0)


Sam Cornish Program Saturday

Posted by admin on October 21, 2014 at 10:05 PM Comments comments (0)

Guest Speaker at meeting October 18

Posted by admin on October 11, 2014 at 6:55 AM Comments comments (0)

Saturday, October 18, 2014

Guest speaker Suzanne Schultz, owner of Canvas Fine Arts Gallery. Saturday, October 18, 2014 9:30 am.

 

 

Oct 18 Poetry Reading

Posted by admin on October 11, 2014 at 6:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Sincerely hope to see you all at the

Oct 18 Poetry Reading, SB Library, 1:30 on Sat, Oct 18.

 Sam Cornish is also expected.

Hope a few can come at 1ish to help set up and do a few chores.

Thanks so much as ALWAYS for your SUPPORT.

 

Dan McCole and Mike Foley Exhibit

Posted by admin on September 24, 2014 at 5:10 AM Comments comments (0)


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