Neighborhood News & Notes
SuccessLink Registration is available: The 2015 SuccessLink (formerly BYF's Hopeline) is now open and many opportunities will be available this summer to those that apply! Boston teens 15-18 (see web site for complete guidelines and application). Log on to http://youth.boston.gov to apply by Friday, Mar 27th at 11:59 pm.
Saint Brendan School News: Saint Brendan School is currently accepting applications for new students for the school year 2015 -2016! If you are interested in sending your child please contact the school at 617-288-3388. Classes are Pre-K through Grade 6, with an after-school program that runs till 5:00.
Cold Night Hot Stove 2: All Dorchester Sports Leagueâ€™s second annual fundraiser will be a disco party, so come prepared to dance! This event will feature a raffle; large raffle items include a flat screen TV, iPad, and tickets to a Red Sox game. Mar 27, 7-11pm. International Union of Elevator Constructors Local 4, 50 Park St., Boston. 617-287-1601, www.alldorchestersports.org
Flagship Computer Clubhouse: This FREE after-school program features an inventorâ€™s workshop, music studio, game development lab, and more. Produce songs, construct 3D models, build a website, and much more. Open to youth ages 10-18. Open House is Mar 21, 2-5pm. Museum of Science, 1 Science Park, Boston. 617-589-0468, www.computerclubhouse.org
Our New England Habitat: Have your kids become closer with New England Ecosystem! These Saturday morning classes begin on Mar 14 10-11AM for K1 and K2 and 11:30-12:30PM for grades 1 and 2. Register by Mar 6 for Early Bird special at einc-action.org
Price of Access Financial Aid Fair: At this FREE fair, youth will understand how financial aid works, learn what colleges are looking for, and hear about local scholarships. Workshops include â€œTips on Saving Money for Collegeâ€ and â€œHow to Understand the FAFSA.â€ Mar 7, 10am-2pm. Simmons Collegeâ€™s Main College Building, 300 The Fenway, Boston. www.znsboston1922.org, firstname.lastname@example.org
St. Brendan Bottle and Can Drive: First Saturday of each month from 9AM-12 Noon at Saint Brendan School. All proceeds benefit the school.
ABCD Career Explorations: Spots are still open in ABCDâ€™s Career Explorations program! Participate in a 14-week paid internship at a placement site that interests you. 15 hours/week; $9/hour. Upon completion of the internship, youth are enrolled into the ABCD SummerWorks Program. Open to Boston youth ages 16-21 who are income-eligible. 617-348-6515, Emily.P.Shea@bostonabcd.org