Announcing: April Science Social!
Join us to kick off April vacation on Friday, April 29 from 3-7 PM at West on Centre at 1732 Centre Street in West Roxbury. Appetizers will be generously provided by the UMass Boston’s COSMIC. For directions, please visit the Science Socials Blog.
Discussion: State of Children’s Mental Health in Massachusetts
Screening for Mental Health, in partnership with Boston Public Schools and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, is hosting an evening of discussion about the state of children’s mental health in Massachusetts. We will have a panel discussion involving a wide variety of community champions. Please join us on Thursday, May 5 at 6 PM. Light refreshments will be serve and free parking will be available at the event. It will take place on the 6th floor of the Bolling Building, 2300 Washington Street in Roxbury. REGISTER HERE!
Sticker Fridays Continue
Sticker Fridays are continuing through June! Your reps should have received new stickers at the membership meeting as well as “A Nurse in Every School” and “Teaching Conditions are Learning Conditions.” Please continue to wear stickers on Fridays to show our solidarity across the city for important issues such as fighting budget cuts and support for contract negotiations. Send your pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org.
North Dorchester/ South Boston Meet and Greet this Thursday!
A BTU Regional Meet and Greet is coming to the North Dorchester/South Boston area! Come and share your thoughts and ideas, ask questions and get answers about the important issues in your classrooms and schools. Please join us this Thursday, April 28 from 4-6 PM at Anh Hong Restaurant, 291 Adams Street in Dorchester. See the flyer for more information.
Organizing Committee Meeting Dates:
- Climate Justice Committee: Today, Tuesday, April 26 from 4:30-6:30 PM at the Bolling Building, 2nd floor.
- Arts Committee: Tuesday, May 3 from 4:30-6 PM at the BTU
- Restorative Justice Planning Committee meeting: Wednesday, May 4 from 4:30-6:30 PM at the BTU
Hispanic Writers Week, Mayo 2 – 7
You are invited to the activities of Hispanic Writers Week next week, May 2-7. All events are free and open to the public. Every night is an opportunity to explore the cultural and literary diversity of different Hispanic countries! All readings are conducted in Spanish. Check out Hispanic Writers Week on Facebook for a list of upcoming events. Agradecemos a todos los que nos apoyan. LOS ESPERAMOS! / We thank all our supporters. WE HOPE TO SEE YOU!
Boston Education Justice Alliance Meeting
Please join the Boston Education Justice Alliance (BEJA) as we continue to work towards organizing against budget cuts and the May 4 Walk-Ins! Find us on Thursday, April 28 from 6-8 PM at Academy Homes, 2908 Washington Street.
Education Panel: Advancing the Education of Our Youth, 3rd (and Final!) Forum
The Black Educators Alliance of Massachusetts (BEAM), the Boston Branch of the NAACP and the Union of Minority Neighborhoods cordially invite you to “Advancing the Education of Our Youth, 3rd (and Final!) Forum” on Monday, May 2 from 6-8:30 PM at Morningstar Baptist Church. For more information, see the flyer in English, Spanish, and Haitian Kreyol.