Happy Make a Difference Monday! Interested in making a difference this week, but not sure where to begin? Check out these local listings of ways you can help out in your area!
Laughter League Live!
Thursday, November 1st 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm
Virginia Wimberly Theatre, Calderwood Pavilion at Boston Center for the Arts
527 Tremont Street, Boston
The Foundation For Laughter proudly announces the debut of LAUGHTER LEAGUE LIVE, a one-of-kind benefit evening of comedy celebrating the work of the Laughter League Healthcare Clown team at Boston Children’s Hospital. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.
JAMES BEARD FOUNDATION’S TASTE AMERICA TOUR – TASTE BOSTON
Friday, November 2nd 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm
60 State Street, 33rd Floor, Boston
The James Beard Foundation (JBF) announced the cities and dates for its sixth annual Taste America® national culinary tour. The traveling series will bring one-of-a-kind dining experiences and educational opportunities to 10 dynamic culinary destinations this fall including Boston. In addition to spotlighting the delicious food around the country, Taste America will focus on amplifying JBF food waste and sustainability initiatives and will directly contribute to the Foundation’s Scholarship programs. For more information, click here.
Peter and The Starcatcher
Friday, November 2nd – Saturday, November 17th 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm
First Church in Boston
66 Marlborough Street, Boston
Peter and The Starcatcher will have you hooked from the moment this funny, fantastical tale takes flight. Come be a part of the adventure and embrace the endless possibilities of imagination, friendship, and love. All tickets are Pay-What-You-Can – which means they don’t decide the price, you do! Their “sweet spot” would be about $20 per person; if you are on a budget, pay less, and if you are able to pay more, please do! Donations of new and gently loved toys and books will be collected at each performance for local charities. For more information, click here.
Breathe Deep Boston Walk to Stop Lung Cancer
Saturday, November 3rd 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
DCR Baxter Park Somerville
Assembly Row, Somerville
The 13th annual Breathe Deep Boston Walk to Stop Lung Cancer will be held this Saturday. Proceeds from the event benefit LUNGevity, the nation’s leading lung cancer-focused non-profit. LUNGevity’s mission is to change outcomes for people with lung cancer through research, education, and support. The route is a scenic walk (approximately 5K) around the park and is stroller accessible and wheelchair suitable for most. For more information, click here.
WalkBoston “Step On It!” Scavenger Hunt
Saturday, November 3rd 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Old City Hall, front plaza
45 School Street, Boston
Think you have seen everything in Downtown Boston? Guess again. Join in a sidewalk scavenger hunt through downtown Boston this Saturday! 100% of all proceeds will support WalkBoston, a non-profit organization dedicated to making Massachusetts more walkable. For more information, and to register, click here.