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October 2022

Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 18 @ 4:00 PM - December 12 @ 8:00 PM EDT
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An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
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Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 19 @ 4:00 PM - December 13 @ 8:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Open Mic Night

October 19 @ 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM EDT
Free

Andover Commission for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion invites you to join them as they celebrate and educate on Hispanic Culture. The event will be held at the Andover Center for History and Culture, 97 Main Street, Andover. Seats are limited. Registration is free.

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 22 @ 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 23 @ 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 24 @ 4:00 PM - December 18 @ 8:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Zoom Program: A New Look at Lucy Foster, her life, work, homeplace, and community

October 25 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM EDT
This program will be on Zoom, 97 Main Street
Andover, MA 01810 United States
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Free

We'll look at new research into the life of Lucy Foster during the years following the abolition of slavery in Massachusetts in 1783. Born into slavery in 1767, Lucy Foster was separated from her family at age four and given to Hannah Foster of Andover. Lucy lived her later years as a free woman, living in her own home, on her own property. Lucy Foster is one of the most studied people of color in the Andovers, yet we still…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 25 @ 4:00 PM - December 19 @ 8:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 26 @ 4:00 PM - December 20 @ 8:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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A Taste of Old Colony History

October 27 @ 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM EDT
Old Colony History Museum, 66 Church Green
Taunton, MA 02780 United States
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Free

Join us to bake historic recipes! Each month we'll try a variety of sweet and savory dishes including dinners, desserts, and sides inspired by the history of the Old Colony region and record how it went. Then we'll share our video live on Zoom, and then host a Conversation from the Kitchen to discuss more about the history and nostalgia that the recipe inspires. After the program, our cooking videos will be uploaded to our YouTube channel so viewers have…

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