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Celebrating 50 Years of Education, Advocacy, and Opportunity!

Join us as we honor 50 years of passion and dedication by a very special Head Start Teacher, Donna ColemanDonna retired on July 27, 2018 after 50 years as a Head Start Teacher. Donna has taught, nurtured, and inspired generations of Charlestown children and families.
Celebrate the incredible career of a remarkable woman on Friday, October 5, 2018 at the Bunker Hill Knights of Columbus in Charlestown. Tickets are $25 and will include dinner, dancing, and a tribute to Donna. If you have memories or special photos you would like to share during the event, please give us a call. We want to hear from you!
The Kennedy Center is also proud to announce the creation of the Donna Coleman Early Education Scholarship. This NEW scholarship was created to honor Donna‘s legacy of service and dedication to Charlestown children and the Early Education field. The Donna Coleman Early Education Scholarship aims to assist Charlestown students pursuing Early Education Careers. The application process will be announced in 2019. In lieu of gifts, we ask that you consider making a donation to the scholarship in Donna‘s name today.


For more information about the Retirement Celebration or the Donna Coleman Scholarship, please contact Crystal Galvin, Director of Community Services at (617) 241-8866 x. 1352 or 
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wineYou are invited to a special Wine Tasting fundraiser at the popular
Navy Yard Bistro in the historic Charlestown Navy Yard on
Sunday, April 24, 2016 from 1-4 PM.
Sample the finest wines paired with a menu designed by John Moore.
Tickets are $50 per person or $100 per couple.
All proceeds will benefit the Kennedy Center.
                                        Tickets are available via online or check ONLY.
                                  Tickets will sell fast! RSVP today!
                                          If you have questions or would like more information, please contact
                                          Crystal Galvin or (617) 241-8866 ext. 1352
Date posted: April 24, 2016 | Author: | Comments Off on Wine Tasting Fundraiser @ Navy Yard Bistro 4/24/16


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Are you pregnant? Have children ages 5 years and younger?
This FREE Event is for families and caregivers of children ages 0-5 years old.

At the Charlestown Infant & Toddler Fair you can ….

• Learn about health, nutrition, and educational resources for you and your children.
• Connect with important parenting programs and social service agencies.
• Get free items for infants & toddlers (including feeding and hygiene products).

Activities include :
Toddler play area, story time, baby yoga and more.

Partners include: MGH Charlestown Health Center, Read Boston, WIC, NEW Health Charlestown, Charlestown Adult Ed. and more.

Refreshments, Door prizes, and FREE books will be available. For more information, please email

Date posted: January 26, 2016 | Author: | No Comments »