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Project Suds

10/14/2014 - 12/30/2014 - 8:30 am at Super Saver Laundry
655 Liberty St

Project Suds meets every Tuesday morning at the Super Saver Laundry, located at 655 Liberty Street in Springfield. We would like our veterans to arrive at 8:30a so that they can enjoy a hot breakfast sandwich and coffee. You don’t need to bring anything with you except your laundry. We provide coins, laundry detergent, stain remover, and fabric softener.

How you can help:
Donations of personal care items, non-perishable canned food, new socks and underwear, laundry detergent, and fabric softener can be made to American Legion Auxiliary Hampden County District 3 in Chicopee.

Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange (MARE) Heart Gallery Exhibit

10/20/2014 - 11/24/2014 - All Day at Springfield City Library
220 State St

The MARE Heart Gallery travels across the state to raise awareness of adoption from foster care and to recruit families for the hundreds of children in need of adoption. volunteer photographers donate their time and talent to photograph these children and teens. A wide range of youth are featured in the exhibit. Since 2005, MARE has featured over 350 children in the Heart Gallery exhibit. Nearly half of those photographed children have been matches with permanent adoptive families.

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Mayflower Marathon

11/24/2014 - 11/26/2014 - All Day at Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame
1000 Hall of Fame Avenue

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Bax & O’Brien’s annual Mayflower Marathon kicks off on Monday, November 24th!

Once again, the guys will broadcast for 52 hours from the Basketball Hall Of Fame in downtown Springfield!

Their goal is to fill three, 48-foot trailers with non-perishable food donations for the Open Pantry– but they need YOU to make it happen!

So start up a collection at work, school or home… And bring your donation to the Hall of Fame!

The Mayflower Marathon, from Rock 102 — Springfield’s Classic Rock!

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Joe Bonamassa

11/26/2014 - 8:00 pm at Springfield Symphony Hall
34 Court Street

Tickets $81 – $127

Click here to buy tickets!

East Longmeadow Scholarship Foundation Silent Auction

11/27/2014 - All Day at East Longmeadow High School
180 Maple St

The East Longmeadow Scholarship Foundation is holding a silent auction at East Longmeadow High School on Thanksgiving Day during the East Longmeadow vs Longmeadow Varsity Football Game. Over 100 items have been donated by local businesses and are up for bid.  All money raised will be used for scholarships for East Longmeadow Students.  Start your Christmas shopping and support our cause.

Stuffing the Pantry 5K Road Race

11/27/2014 - 8:00 am at Lenox/American Saw
301 Chestnut St

The third annual Stuffing the Pantry 5K road race and two-mile walk will be held on Thanksgiving morning at 8 o’clock at Lenox/American Saw at 301 Chestnut St. in East Longmeadow. Last year’s event drew over 600 participants.

This event benefits the Open Pantry, a greater Springfield, non-profit organization which assists people who are hungry, homeless or disadvantaged to improve the quality of their lives. All proceeds from the Stuffing the Pantry 5K run and walk go directly to the Open Pantry.

Put your turkey in the oven, put on your running shoes and come on out on our national day of giving thanks to help our neighbors in need.

Visit www.stuffingthepantry.org for details.

Cultural Survival Bazaar

11/28/2014 - 11/30/2014 - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm at Harvard University Center of Government and International Studies Building
1730 Cambridge St

FREE admission & FREE parking at Broadway Garage

A Festival of Native Arts & Cultures from Around the World.

We feature Native artisans and performers, fairly traded products benefiting the livelihoods of artisans, projects in their communities, and fair trade.

Shop unique art, jewelry, clothing, crafts, decor, tribal rugs, & much more. Enjoy “world” music performances, meet our guest artisans, travel the world in one place.

Cultural Survival offers several free admission events this holiday season. Each event provides you with direct access to thousands of items, handmade by Indigenous artisans from around the world.

Every item has a deeper story from the projects it supports, to the artisans who made them. Learn about our work in partnership with communities around the world.  Together we work to defend Indigenous rights, lands, languages, and cultures.

For details visit our website at http://bazaar.cs.org

Promo Video: http://youtu.be/xRKch6HeFTM

For more information, contact Dave Favreau at 617-441-5400 x21 ordave@cs.org

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Work Release Program at Elizur’s

11/28/2014 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Elizur’s
876 Hampden St

Kick off the weekend with the Rock 102 Work Release Program! Help yourself to free food and cold drinks at a great price!

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HSO Led Zeppelin

The Music of Led Zeppelin

11/29/2014 - 7:30 pm at Toyota Presents Oakdale Theatre
95 South Turnpike Road

Tickets $35 – $42.50

Click here to buy tickets!

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Eddie Money

11/29/2014 - 8:00 pm at Mohegan Sun Wolf Den
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard

FREE Show!

Must be 21 years of age to enter the Wolf Den. Due to limited seating, we do not take reservations for Wolf Den shows. Lines form early and seats are given on a first-come, first-serve basis until we are at full capacity.

Hooters

Hooters

12/04/2014 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm at Hooters
1290 Riverdale Street

Join the Rock 102 Road Crew at Hooters! Stop by for great drink deals and your chance to win Rock 102 prizes!

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Work Release Program at Villa Napoletana

12/05/2014 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Villa Napoletana
664 North Main Street

Kick off the weekend with the Rock 102 Work Release Program! Help yourself to free food and cold drinks at a great price!

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Dark Star Orchestra

Dark Star Orchestra

12/05/2014 - 8:00 pm at Calvin Theatre and Performing Arts Center
19 King Street

Tickets $27.50

Click here to buy tickets!

Bob Seger

Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band

12/06/2014 - 8:00 pm at Mohegan Sun Arena
1 Mohegan Sun Boulevard,

Tickets $85 – $105

Click here to buy tickets!

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Work Release Program at Hooters

12/12/2014 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Hooters
1290 Riverdale Street

Kick off the weekend with the Rock 102 Work Release Program! Help yourself to free food and cold drinks at a great price!

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Gary Hoey

Gary Hoey Ho Ho Hoey Rockin Holiday Show

12/13/2014 - 8:00 pm at Blue Ocean Music Hall
4 Oceanfront North

Tickets $25 – $35

Click here to buy tickets!

Cultural Survival Bazaar

12/19/2014 - 12/21/2014 - 10:00 am - 10:00 pm at The Shops at Prudential Center
800 Boylston St

FREE admission

A Festival of Native Arts & Cultures from Around the World.

We feature Native artisans and performers, fairly traded products benefiting the livelihoods of artisans, projects in their communities, and fair trade. Shop unique art, jewelry, clothing, crafts, decor, tribal rugs, & much more. Enjoy “world” music performances, meet our guest artisans, travel the world in one place.

Cultural Survival offers several free admission events this holiday season. Each event provides you with direct access to thousands of items, handmade by Indigenous artisans from around the world.

Every item has a deeper story from the projects it supports, to the artisans who made them. Learn about our work in partnership with communities around the world.  Together we work to defend Indigenous rights, lands, languages, and cultures.

For details visit our website at http://bazaar.cs.org

Promo Video: http://youtu.be/xRKch6HeFTM

For more information, contact Dave Favreau at 617-441-5400 x21 ordave@cs.org

Winter Music Jam

12/20/2014 - 5:30 pm at MassMutual Center
1277 Main Street

On December 20th from 5:30 to midnight in the Mass Mutual Center Ballroom, there will be a fantastic holiday rock show, prime rib dinner and benefit for wounded veterans!

Jeff Pitchell and Texas Flood, FAT and The Curtis Mayflower Band will be performing.

Tickets are $50.00 in advance and $60.00 at the door. They are available at Falcetti’s Music on Boston Road and online at FreshTix.com.
Included in the price of admission will be a prime rib dinner and appetizers. There will be a full cash bar.
If you have food allergies or dietary restrictions please email labumba145@gmail.com with table number and type of allergy.

There is only room for 700 people and tickets are going fast. Get yours today!

The event is sponsored by Dave Callahan from Palmer Paving and Lawrence Swain with help from Peter J. Newland from FAT and JAM4SPRINGFIELD.

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Trans-Siberian Orchestra

01/04/2015 - 3:00 pm at XL Center
225 Trumbull St

Tickets $35 – $73

Buy tickets here!

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Trans-Siberian Orchestra

01/04/2015 - 7:30 pm at XL Center
225 Trumbull St

Ticket $35 – $73

Buy tickets here!

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