Hockey, Arts and an MLK Day Look at Diversity Local Public Schools
Rounding up some of this weekends happenings in Bedford, Concord and Lexington.
It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do this weekend. Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities you'll want to take part in this weekend.
1. Lexington Arts and Crafts Society Student Show
Where/When: Lexington Arts and Crafts Society, 130 Waltham St, Lexington
Why Go: It's an exhibition of original work by adults and teens, beginners and advanced of students enrolled in LACS educaiton programs across a variety of mediums.
2. Hockey Night in CC
Where/When: The Edge Sports Center of Bedford, 191 Hartwell Rd, Bedford
Why Go: It's the first annual Hockey Night in CC, the girls team playing rival Acton Boxboro at 5:20 p.m. and the boys team taking on league newcomer North Andover immediately following the girls game. Add to that there will be youth hockey mini-games between periods, a puck-shooting contest and 50/50 raffles.
3. Diversity in Lexington’s Schools: Looking Back, Looking Forward
Where/When: Cary Memorial Building, 1605 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington; 1:30 p.m, Sunday, Jan. 20
Why Go: Lexington’s 20th annual CommUNITY Commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life and legacy features a special program highlighting and celebrating the history of diversity in the Lexington Public Schools.
4. Movie - RIVERS AND TIDES
Where/When: Lexington Arts and Crafts Society, 130 Waltham St, Lexington; 2 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 20
Why Go: It's a screening of the award-winning documentary on the work of naturalist artist Andy Goldsworthy, with light refreshments and informal discussion afterwards.
5. The Hammond Performing Arts Series Presents Constantine Finehouse
Where/When: Friends of The Performing Arts in Concord, 51 Walden St, Concord; 3 p.m., Sunday, Jan. 20
Why Go: Because, according to the event description, "Pianist Constantine Finehouse will perform works by Beethoven, Scriabin, Rachmaninoff, and Schuman."