TCAM hosts free teen video program camp
Consideration teenagers: are you curious about producing your personal TV present, brief movie or music video? TCAM TV, Taunton’s Cable Entry Studio, is holding its thirteenth annual free Teen Video Program week this summer season! The camp will run from Monday, Aug. 2 to Friday, Aug. 6, from 11 a.m. to three:30 p.m. every day.
Youngsters ages 12 to 17 with a robust curiosity in video manufacturing, working both behind the digicam or in entrance of it, are inspired to use by Aug. 1. No expertise is important. To register, contact Kimberly Murphy at 508-824-2207 or [email protected] This system is freed from cost, however college students should register, as house is proscribed.
BGCMS hosts annual cornhole tourney
TAUNTON — Boys & Women Golf equipment of Metro South will host its annual Cornhole Match of Champions on Saturday, Sept. 11, from midday to 7 p.m. at Camp Riverside in Taunton.
This yr’s expanded occasion will double the variety of groups to 64. The 2020 event was cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The event welcomes rookies and ringers alike for the prospect to battle for bragging rights and a YETI cooler grand prize bundle price over $400. The entry payment is $100 per group and consists of comfort-food-favorites from Rhode Island’s Haven Brother’s meals truck in addition to an all-you-can-eat southern BBQ buffet unfold from 2 Jerks Kitchen in Raynham.
A hosted beer, wine, and seltzer bar can be out there for company to get pleasure from all through the event, supplied by High quality Beverage in Taunton.
The event can be held rain or shine at Camp Riverside at 388 Harvey St. in Taunton. The occasion will characteristic group play, adopted by single-elimination candy sixteen bracket play, with all groups are assured to play not less than 3 video games throughout group play.
“It’s astonishing how rapidly this occasion turned a fan favourite amongst our group members,” mentioned Monica Lombardo, Vice President and Chief Development Officer at Boys & Women Golf equipment of Metro South. “After the previous yr we’ve all had, this occasion is an effective way to convey everybody collectively within the spirit of pleasant competitors!”
BGCMS launched this occasion in 2019 as a chance to boost consciousness of the work they do for youth in Taunton, Brockton, and the Metro South space.
To register your group, go to https://www.bgcmetrosouth.org/cornhole.
For extra details about the 2021 Cornhole Match of Champions, contact Katie Dawkins, director of annual giving and occasions, at [email protected] or 508-812-3119, Ext. 133.
Taunton Junior Metropolis Open golf tourney
The 2021 Taunton Junior Metropolis Open golf event can be held on Monday, Aug. 9 and Tuesday, Aug. 10 on the John F. Parker Golf Course, beginning at 7:30 a.m.
There can be three divisions of play:
- Division I: Ages 11 to 13
- Division II: Ages 14 to fifteen
- Division III: Ages 16 to 18
Golfers in Divisions I, II, and III will play 18 holes on Monday, Aug. 9 and the sector can be minimize to the low scores in every Division for the ultimate spherical of play on Tuesday, Aug. 10.
The winner can be decided by the entire rating for Monday and Tuesday, with 36 holes being performed in whole.
Trophies can be introduced to the highest finishers in every Division.
Gamers should register on the John F. Parker Golf Course by Thursday, Aug. 5.
The entry payment for the event is $12 for all members.
Free motion pictures at Patriot Place
Patriot Place is internet hosting free, family-friendly out of doors motion pictures on the Enel Plaza exterior of Patriots ProShop and the Patriots Corridor of Fame introduced by Raytheon Applied sciences on Wednesday nights all through the summer season.
The subsequent movie to be proven is “The Croods: A New Age” on July 28, adopted by “Trolls World Tour” on Aug. 11, earlier than wrapping up with “Moana” on Aug. 25. Visitors can reserve their seats starting at 6 p.m. and every displaying will start at sundown. These screenings are free to the general public, and anybody involved in attending is inspired to convey a chair or blanket. Meals and non-alcoholic drinks may also be bought from all Patriot Place eating locations to be loved whereas watching the film. For extra info, go to https://www.patriot-place.com/summerflicks.
BBQ to learn firefighters
The Rehoboth Station 2 Firefighters Affiliation is holding a drive-thru rooster BBQ at American Legion Submit 302, 84 Bay State Highway in Rehoboth, on Sunday, Aug. 15, from midday to 2 p.m. There can be a $15 donation per ticket. See any Station 2 firefighter for tickets or name 508-226-2914 or 508-252-3132.
July occasions at OCHM
Be part of the Previous Colony Historical past Museum for family-friendly occasions, each in particular person and just about this month. To see the whole lot they’ve to supply and register for these occasions that happen on Zoom, go to the museum’s Occasion Calendar at www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/events.
July Occasions on the OCHM:
A Style of Previous Colony Historical past: Jordan Marsh blueberry muffins
Thursday, July 22, 6:30 to eight p.m.
Cook dinner up some historical past … from house! Be part of the OCHM workers from their house kitchens as they struggle their hand at historic recipes and native favorites. Register by means of the museum’s web site and also you’ll be emailed the recipe of the month and ingredient checklist so you may cook dinner alongside, step-by-step, or simply sit again and watch!
Cemetery Tour: Mount Nice
Saturday, July 24, 11 a.m.
Meet up at Potters Discipline at Mayflower Hill!
Particular Summer time Packages:
Passport to Historical past
Passport to Historical past is a joint effort of native museums to share and discover the varied historical past of southeastern Massachusetts. This yr there are 16 websites the place you may go to to get your passport, which serves as admission for one free go to, and begin exploring the distinctive and provoking historical past of the “Previous Colony.” This system runs by means of Sept. 1. See all of the websites and begin planning your exploration at https://www.oldcolonyhistorymuseum.org/explore/passport-to-history.
Blue Star Museums
The Previous Colony Historical past Museum joins museums nationwide within the Blue Star Museums initiative, a program that gives free admission to currently-serving U.S. army personnel and their households this summer season. The 2021 program will run by means of Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 6. Discover the checklist of taking part museums at arts.gov/bluestarmuseums.
Concerning the Previous Colony Historical past Museum
The Previous Colony Historical past Museum is situated on historic Church Inexperienced in Taunton. Common Museum hours are Tuesday to Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission to the museum is $5 and free for museum members.
Free downtown summer season occasions
Downtown Taunton Basis and Trescott Road Gallery invite the general public to free occasions in downtown Taunton this summer season:
Music within the Plaza
This free music collection options native music acts from a wide range of genres, hosted at Liberty & Union Plaza at 82-86 Most important St. The collection will happen on Thursday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. in July and August. Restricted bistro seating can be out there. Attendees may additionally convey their very own chairs, takeout meals, and non-alcoholic drinks. The Downtown Taunton Basis snack cart can be on website for and meals vehicles could also be at some dates. For particulars about every performer and meals vehicles, go to the DTF’s Fb occasions web page.
July 22: Sinner’s Pie
July 29: So So
Aug. 5: Invoice O’Connor Trio
Aug. 12: Professor Harp
Aug. 19: Fran Fenton
Aug. 26: Timmy Brown (rescheduled from July 1)
Films within the Plaza
Downtown Taunton Basis can be displaying one free, out of doors film per 30 days by means of September.
The flicks can be at Liberty & Union Plaza on Friday evenings at sundown, and movies can be from a wide range of genres. Most can be family-friendly, however test the rankings earlier than attending. Attendees ought to convey their very own chairs & blankets, bug spray, and takeout meals/non-alcoholic drinks. Meals carts and/or vehicles could also be onsite for some occasion dates (see Fb web page for particulars).
July 23: “Raya and the Final Dragon”
Aug. 20: “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”
Sept. TBD: “Aladdin” (2018)
Downtown Taunton Basis packages are supported partially by grants from Mass Cultural Council, Taunton Cultural Council, and by members and sponsorships. Particular thanks to sponsors Bristol County Financial savings Financial institution, Morton Hospital, and Blount Soup Firm.
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