AANA has meetings on the first Thursday of every month at 7:00pm at the Plasterers Hall on Minot Street - all neighbors are invited! Contact Us with any questions.
Ashmont Adams Neighborhood Association
Saturday, September 22
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
For more information call or email Pat O’Neill: 617-265-5397, firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here for registration.
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"Money, Corruption and Politics"
A timely topic in this election season. Come and hear what an authority on the topic has to say.
The Dorchester Speakers Forum presents Lawrence Lessig, Director of the Edmond J. Safra Foundation Center for Ethics at Harvard University, and a Professor of Law at Harvard Law School.
FREE and open to the public
Peabody Hall at All Saints Church
209 Ashmont St., Dorchester (near the corner of Dorchester Ave., next to Ashmont
Friday, September 21, 7:30 pm. Doors open at 7.
Ample free parking in the church lot.
Lawrence Lessig, founder of Rootstrikers, a network of activists leading the fight against government corruption, is the author of "Republic, Lost: How Money Corrupts Our Congress-and a Plan to Stop It," and "One Way Forward: The Outsider's Guide to Fixing the Republic."
Prior to rejoining the Harvard faculty, Lessig was a professor at Stanford Law School, where he founded the school's Center for Internet and Society, and at the University of Chicago. He clerked for Judge Richard Posner on the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals and Justice Antonin Scalia on the United States Supreme Court.
The presentation will be followed by a Q & A and book signing. Books will be available for sale on site.
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The Dorchester Speakers Forum is an occasional lecture series highlighting
topics of potential interest to residents of Boston's largest neighborhood.
Past topics have included transportation, urban development, labor history,
Jane Jacobs and Corita Kent. Panelists have included Governor Michael
Dukakis, former Transportation Secretaries Fred Salvucci and Jeffrey Mullan,
authors Michael Patrick MacDonald, Glenna Lang, Lawrence Harmon and James
Green. This program is made possible by an anonymous donor. For more
information, write to email@example.com.
If you would like to be added to the Dorchester Speakers Forum mailing list write to Dotspeakers@ashmontmedia.com
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You don’t have be a dues-paying member to attend meetings or participate in our many events. Those are open to all. However, only members can vote in our March election of officers. Your dues help defray our expenses for the printing of this monthly agenda and for family events such as the tree-lighting in Peabody Square, the annual pumpkin carving, and our end-of--summer block party.
At $10 per individual and $15 per family, membership is an inexpensive way to show your support for AANA. You can pay dues at the monthly meeting or send a check with your name, address, and email to:
P.O. Box 240163
Dorchester MA 02124
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WALK FOR HEALTH
Join our walking group Saturdays at 9 a.m. and Mondays at 7 p.m. at Radford Lane and Carruth Street. Everybody is welcome, the more the merrier!
NEIGHBORHOOD WALKING CLUB: Join The Neighborhood Walking Club! Walks take place Monday at 7PM and Wednesday and Saturday mornings at 9:00AM. We meet at the corner of Carruth Street and Radford Lane. We always welcome new faces! "Baby Carriage" Walks take place at 10am Tuesday mornings from 39 Carruth Street
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