Events

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GALA EVENTS

 

April 24

THE HOPE FUNDS FOR CANCER RESEARCH GALA AWARDS DINNER
6:30 p.m. Starting at $1,500. Reception in the Great Hall. Dinner at The Temple of Dendur in the Sackler Wing. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave., New York. For invitation request or advance purchase, e-mail events@hope-funds.org or call 401-847-3286. White tie.

 

April 26

BLENDING OF THE WATERS GALA
6 p.m. $125 p.p. Massachusetts Maritime Academy, 101 Academy Drive, Buzzards Bay, Mass. To support this summer’s Cape Cod Canal Centennial Celebration.

 

May 2

"STARRING NIGHT" TO BENEFIT NB STAR KIDS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
6:30 p.m. $100 per ticket or $750 for table of eight. Kittansett Club, Marion, Mass. Call 774-264-9065 for reservations. Reception fund-raiser, dinner, and live entertainment.

SPECIAL EVENTS

 

April 21
118TH BOSTON MARATHON

Patriots’ Day. Race starts in Hopkinton and ends in Boston.

 

April 21-30
BOSTON JAZZ WEEK 2014

Highlighting the unique role jazz plays worldwide in breaking down racial and cultural barriers, the theme of Jazz Week ’14 is No Walls: A salute to the power of jazz to bring people together.

 

April 25-27
DAFFODIL FESTIVAL WEEKEND ON NANTUCKET

Nantucket Island, Mass.

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April 8-25
DAFFODIL DAYS AFTERNOON TEA

Tuesday through Friday seatings 1 or 3 p.m. $26 adult, $25 seniors/AAA, $24 military/ students, $18 ages 6-17, $6 ages 5 and under. Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum, 101 Ferry Rd. (Rt. 114), Bristol, R.I. 401-253-2707. Custom-blended tea, tea sandwiches, mini-pastries, and scones. Call for reservations.

 

April 21-25
LIBERTY WEEK
Discounted admission at Battleship Cove, 5 Water St., Fall River, Mass. 508-678-1100. Special guest appearances and entertainment.

 

April 25-27

THE GREATER TIVERTON COMMUNITY CHORUS-'WATER MUSIC'
$10 advance/$12 at the door. To benefit the Nature Conservancy in Rhode Island and the Westport River Watershed Alliance.



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