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Next meeting Tuesday, May, 28th at 7:00 at the Endicott Estate

2019 Candidates’ Debate Night, Thursday April 4, 7:00 at Riverdale Elementary School

Please join us on Thursday April 4th at 7 pm at the Riverdale School to learn more about candidates up for town election.  We are  have ended our collection of candidate questions.  At the debate, we will be accepting questions from the audience.

Races that will debate are:
• Select Board (Board of Selectmen)
• Board Of Health
• Park and Rec
• 5 year Housing
Please submit your questions by March 25th, 2019.

Hope to see you there!

2018 Scholarship Applications available

Applications for our four scholarships is available here.

2018 Craft Fair Applications Available

Applications for our 37th Annual Craft Fair are available here.

We look forward to another year of creative and skillful crafts and a wonderful experience for our shoppers.

2017 Summer Concerts

Check out the great summer concert series.  Wednesday evenings at the Endicott Estate.  Printable flyer Here

2017 Craft Fair Applications Now Available

Applications to our 36th annual craft fair are now available.  Details here.

Scholarship Applications now available

Applications for Dedham Junior Women’s club scholarships are now available.  We encourage all eligible Dedham residents to apply.

2017 Scholarships

2016 voter info

The Public Issues Committee is excited about the upcoming presidential election.  We would like to encourage everyone to vote, and hope that you will also encourage others to vote.  Every vote truly is important!

And new this year – Massachusetts has early voting.  Govenor Deval Patrick signed the law allowing voting ten days before the general election.

Did you know?
Early Voting will take place at the Dedham Town Hall, Lower Conference Room,
Monday, October 24, 2016 until Friday, November 4, 2016
and on Saturday October 29th @ New Bridge on the Charles
5000 Great Meadow Rd

Hours for Early Voting:
Monday 10/24 8:30am-5:00pm
Tuesday 10/25 8:30am-5:00pm
Wednesday 10/26 8:30am -9:00pm
Thursday 10/27 8:30am-9:00pm
Friday 10/28 8:30am-5:00pm
Saturday, 10/29 10:00am-3:00pm (New Bridge on the Charles)
Sunday 10/30 8:00am- 12:00 pm
Monday 10/31 8:30am-5:00pm
Tuesday 11/1 8:30am-5:00pm
Wednesday 11/2 8:30am -9:00pm
Thursday 11/ 3 8:30am-9:00pm
Friday 11/4 8:30am-4:30pm

 In addition to the presidential race, Massachusetts has four important questions.

Question 1 – Expanded Slot Machine Gaming
Question 2 – Charter School Expansion
Question 3 – Conditions for Farm Animals
Question 4 – Legalization, Regulation, and Taxation of Marijuana

For those who do not take advantage of the early voting option, Election Day is Tuesday November 8th.  Polls will be open from 7am to 8pm at the following locations:

Precinct One – Town Hall, 26 Bryant St
Precinct Two – Riverdale School, 143 Needham St.
Precinct Three – MBACC (the OLD Avery School), 123 High St.
Precinct Four – Dedham Middle School 70 Whiting Ave

Precinct Five – Greenlodge School, 191 Greenlodge St.
Precinct Six – Dedham Middle School 70 Whiting ave

Precinct Seven – Greenlodge School, 191 Greenlodge St.

So there you have it. 

Please vote. 





2016 Summer Concert Schedule now available

Please join us Wednesday evenings at 7:00 on the lawn of the Endicott Estate!  

June 15th
Josh and the JamTones ~ Children’s Concert
Sponsored by Dedham Savings
Opening act: Dedham School of Music Insturment Petting Zoo
Slushie donated by Nancy and Tara True Gibson Sotheby’s Ineternational Real Estate

June 22nd

The Bards 
~ Irish Classics

Sponsored by Norfolk and Dedham Group
Opeining act:  Haley School of Irish Dance
30th Anniversary Special Ceremony
Postponed until August 3rd
June 29th
Classic Groove ~ Mixture of Top 40, R&B and Jazz  7-8:30 pm
Sponsored by Dedham Cultural Council*
Opening act: Discover Music and Art family music circle

July 6th
Grupo Fantasia ~ Latin Calypso Band
Sponsored by Dedham Cultural Council*
Opening act:  Fred Astaire dance demo

July 13th
Juke Joint 5 ~ Rhythm and Blues
Sponsored by  Blue Hills Bank
Opening act: Dedham Artist Guild community mural

July 20th
The Kapps ~ Rock and Roll
Sponsored by Pond View Montessori School

July 27th
Ben Rudnick and Friends~ Children’s concert
Sponsored by Wegman’s
Opening act: My Gym Demonstration (Newton)
Treat and refreshment giveaway by Wegman’s
Community collection of school supplies for School on Wheels

Snowie Bus will be at every concert selling snacks.

Free concerts on the lawn of The Endicott Estate

*This program is supported in part by a grant from the Dedham Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, a state agency.

Many thanks to Kind Bars for donating bars to give away at each concert.

Thank you to Endicott Estate for hosting the event and Auxiliary Police for providing traffic control.

Special thank you for raffle donations including:  Revvd, Children’s Museum of Easton, Harrows, Dedham Square Coffee House, Yard House, Kids Fun Stop, Volante Farms, 5 Wits, Monster Golf, Launch Trampoline Park, Rock Spot Climbing, Lowell Spinners, Ecotarium, Massage Envy, and Pawtucket Red Sox.


Adult Paint Night Nov. 6 at 7:00 pm

Bring out your inner artist.  Mrs. Bridget O’Leary will present step-by-step instructions guiding all of us in the discovery of our hidden talents.
Please join us for a fun-filled evening of art and friendship.

When:  Friday, November 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Where:  Mother Brook Arts & Community Center – 123 High Street. Dedham, MA 02026

Cost:  $25

Purchase Tickets

This is a BYOB event