Arts Boston – new website

Nov 2015

Experience the ArtsBoston Calendar at

http://calendar.artsboston.org

Now through New Year’s weekend, the 12th annual Mayor’s Holiday Special is a celebration of what makes the holiday season in Boston so joyful. We invite you to explore thousands of ticket deals to over one hundred theatre, music, and dance performances throughout our region, as well as free festivities, dining deals, gift ideas, and more. Your holiday magic begins right here! Visit http://MayorsHoliday.com for tickets!

MayorsHoliday

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Nov 2015

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Coming Soon – New LED lighting in Copley Square Fountain

Nardone Electric – Contractors

Photos by Chris Ripman, Ripman Lighting Consultants

 

Copley Square Ambassadors

May 2015

Manny and Juan Pablo  Block by Block

Juan Pablo and Manny, Block by Block Ambassadors, started on May 1st and have been diligently maintaining and representing the Friends of Copley Square. Their hours are Tuesday through Friday 10:30am-7:00pm and Saturday 9:00am-5:30pm. Stop by and say “hello”!

Welcome, Maggie Wong!

Nov 2014

 

The Friends of Copley Square

welcome and introduce new

Executive Director, Maggie Wong.

Maggie Wong by Copley Square Fountain

contact: maggie.wong@friendsofcopleysquare.org

 

Farmers Market in Copley Square

Oct 2013

Farmers Market

 

Market Days May 14 to November 26, 2013

  • Tuesdays and Fridays
  • 11 AM to 6 PM

Copley Square, Along St. James Avenue, Dartmouth Street and Boylston Street

Go to: Farmers Market in Copley Square

BU Center for Information and Systems Engineering Carbon Day

Oct 2013

Boston University Center for Information and Systems Engineering
Visit 3rd annual Carbon Day on Wed Oct 16th 10am to 2pm, at Copley Square.

Meet key neighborhood stakeholders, catch up and talk about all things sustainability related, in the Back Bay and beyond.

Visit the Carbon Day website for the most up to date list of exhibits.
Carbon Day

BU Carbon Day Exhibit

9/15/11 11:02:54 AM — Boston, Massachusetts Second Annual Carbon Day at Copley Square

BU Grad Student Andrew Reinmann and BU Grad Student Poliana Lemos
Photo by Vernon Doucette

Play Me I’m Yours Final Days

Oct 2013

The Celebrity Series of Boston  is presenting ‘Play Me, I’m Yours’ the Street Pianos Boston festival from September 27 – October 14, 2013.

Visit the piano in Copley Square hosted by the Friends of Copley Square before October 15th –  listen, sing, play and enjoy! The Copley Square piano was donated by Louis Gentile and decorated by the Huntington Theater Production Crew in the theme for “The Jungle Book”.

 

Pop Up Piano

Piano in Copley Square

 

Piano in Copley Square

Sep 2013

Play Me I'm Yours info

A beautiful Street Piano arrived in Copley Square for the September 27 – October 14, 2013 celebration of the past 74 years of Celebrity Series of Boston. Help us celebrate the 75th season by finding the piano in Copley Square and listen, sing, play and enjoy! The Celebrity Series of Boston  is presenting ‘Play Me, I’m Yours’ the Street Pianos Boston festival. Located in public spaces in Boston, Cambridge, Somerville and Brookline, 75 pianos will be available for anyone to play and enjoy. A wide range of local artists and community- based organizations will decorate the pianos, and the Celebrity Series will schedule several solo or ensemble performances. Touring internationally since 2008, Play Me, I’m Yours! is an artwork by artist Luke Jerram that places pianos in public spaces for the enjoyment of the community. By creating a place of exchange Play Me, I’m Yours! invites the public to engage with, activate and take ownership of their urban environment. Pop Up Piano

Piano in Copley Square

Sit In Peace: A Guided Meditation with Thich Nhat Hanh

Sep 2013

Thich Nhat HanhSunday, September 15, from 2:00 pm in Copley Square

Free event, hosted and organized by Trinity Church and the Trinity Boston Foundation, in collaboration with the Thich Nhat Hanh Foundation. Open to everyone of all ages and paths. Unique opportunity for local citizens to gather for peace and be led in a seated meditation by Zen Buddhist monk, author, artist, and one of the most influential peace activists of our time, Thich Nhat Hanh.  Nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize by  Martin Luther King, Jr. in 1967, Hanh is enormously popular with people of all faiths and backgrounds. The event planners kindly ask for there to be no display of any banners or signs, nor flyers during the event.

Farmers Market

May 2013

Copley Square Sunflowers Fall Farmers Market
Market Days May 14 to November 26, 2013

Farmers Market in Copley Square

  • Tuesdays and Fridays
  • 11 AM to 6 PM

Copley Square, Along St. James Avenue, Dartmouth Street and Boylston Street

Go to: Farmers Market in Copley Square

Boston Marathon Memorial

May 2013

Welcome Back to Copley Square!

Consider making a donation to help those families most affected by the tradgedy on Marathon Day. To find out more about One Fund Boston, Inc. or to donate, you can go to the website www.onefundboston.org