See and Do

5 Things You Should Know This Week – April 26th

Taste of Dorchester

It’s the 13th Annual Taste of Dorchester! Come together on Thursday, April 29th 7-8pm for a virtual night of food, fun and raising money for Massachusetts Affordable Housing Alliance.This year’s event will be an hour long Zoom featuring Dorchester-themed trivia and music from Sleeping Bee – a local jazz band! There will also be interviews with restaurant owners, raffles and more! Tickets are $25, $50, and $100. You can purchase tickets here! In addition to raising money for MAHA, proceeds will go to local restauranteurs and all are encouraged to order takeout from neighborhood restaurants. You can learn more here! 

Lionheart Confections at Reign Drink Lab

On Saturday and Sunday starting at 10am, Lionheart Confections will be selling their delicious doughnuts until they sell out at Reign Drink Lab! Put it on your weekend to do list!

Write on the Dot

Submissions are now open for the 6th book of local writing from Dorchester and UMass Boston MFA affiliated writers. Writers of any experience level are encouraged to get published!  Check out the submission guidelines here! 

Cedar Grove Gardens Design Workshops

Cedar Grove Gardens has launched a new series of Wednesday evening design workshops beginning May 19th featuring floral design, succulents and herb gardens. Each ticket includes supplies, appetizers, wine and 30 minute post event of private shopping with 10% off all in-store purchases. You can learn more here! 

Refresh with a Strawberry-Pineapple Fresca

Take a break and refresh yourself with some Strawberry-Pineapple Fresca!  This healthy refreshing drink is available at Ripple Cafe and it’s full of summer vibes! You can learn more here! 

 

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Maureen Dahill

Maureen Dahill is the editor of Caught in Southie and Caught in Dot and a lifelong resident of South Boston sometimes mistaken for a yuppie. Hockey mom, yoga enthusiast, lover of red wine and binge watching TV series. Mrs. Peter G. Follow her @MaureenCaught.