Worcester PopUp

Bouncy House Time Machine | Exhibit

CALL FOR ARTISTS Submission Deadline: August 31st @ 8pm Contact: Doménica Dillon, Curator & PopUp Manager | domenicadillon@gmail.com Click HERE/ for more information! This group show encourages adult artists to create art that speaks to happy moments in their childhood, and makes them feel like kids again. This exhibit aims to support artists […]

BrickBox Theater (JMAC)

THT Rep presents Macbeth

MACBETH by William Shakespeare Fair is foul in this fast-paced take on Shakespeare’s iconic tragedy. Cut to a swift 90 minutes and helmed by THT Rep’s Artistic Director, Livy Scanlon, the action comes to life through a large cast and inventive staging with post-apocalyptic vibes. Join us for a sleek, bleak […]

Worcester Public Library

Chess Club

Join us at the library for a game or two of chess. Challenge a friend or family member or meet someone new. Chess sets will be available for use in the library. All levels are welcome. For ages 7 - 11.

The Hanover Theatre and Conservatory for the Performing Arts

Masters of Illusion

Starring the world’s greatest award-winning magicians, this 21st century magic show is unlike anything you have seen before – filled with modern illusions and arts of deception, performed live on stage. Audiences will be held at the edge of their seats by the jaw-dropping grand illusions and laugh out loud […]

Worcester Public Library

Saturday Family Movie

Skip a theater movie ticket and bring your kids to our free monthly family movie program. For ages 6 - 11.

Worcester Public Library

Explore the Spooky History of Your Home (virtual)

Do you suspect that your house is haunted? Do you not believe in ghosts at all? Either way, join us to learn how to use genealogical records and other sources such as newspapers to trace the spooky history of your home.

Worcester Public Library

Art of the Ancient Americas with Worcester Art Museum (virtual)

Join the Worcester Art Museum for highlights of the Art of the Ancient Americas. We will look at works of art created by artisans from different regions. Works will include those from the Maya, Inca, and Aztec societies. Attendees will learn about each piece while viewing corresponding images, and there […]

Worcester Public Library

Nutrition Class with Judy Palken, Registered Dietitian: Healthy Holiday Eating

10/8/22 - Healthy Holiday Eating The goal for this class is to learn eating strategies that range from Halloween to New Year's Eve, and every holiday in between. Yes, you can enjoy traditional family foods, holiday cookies, parties…while still eating well, being pleased with your food choices, and feeling great. […]

October Walking Peace Tour of Worcester

Walking Tour of Worcester's Peace History Sunday, October 9, 2PM This unique tour celebrates some of the city's many peacemaking forebearers. Come learn about the strategic peace of Massasoit, Great Sachem of Wampanoag peoples. Meet the Black laborer whose case ended slavery in Massachusetts. Hear the stirring speeches of abolitionists […]

Worcester Public Library

Digital Design: Tinkercad-Create a 3D Object with Technocopia (October)

This hour workshop will teach computer aided design using Tinkercad. Tinkercad is a free fun software system that allows users to build using basic shapes on an x, y and z plane. It is a great way to learn the basics of 3D modeling and the possibilities of 3D printing! […]


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Art opening for Cale Griffith at the jmac gallery on Franklin st. 

Mechanics Hall

Historic New England Summit

Historic New England is convening a major, multi-disciplinary conference of professionals, volunteers, philanthropists, thought leaders, students, and individuals with an interest in preservation issues to explore how 21st-century challenges and opportunities are being collectively addressed to create livable, resilient communities. Leading voices from across the country explore significant preservation issues […]

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