8th Annual Prescription Take Back Day

The Charlestown Coalition's 9th Annual Prescription Take Back Day will be held on Saturday, June 10th. We will have a table in front of CVS during open market from 10-2. Please bring any expired or unused Prescriptions or over-the-counter medications and receive a $5.00 gift card!! We are still looking for gift card donations from local businesses so please consider supporting this important initiative. Last year we removed 1019 unused prescriptions (over 60lbs!) from our community!!  Help us make this year’s event even more successful!!

Barriers to School/Community Partnerships in Charlestown

Please join us: 

Tuesday MAY 16th

12 - 1 pm  


For a research presentation on the barriers to school/community organization partnership that Boston's school assignment model generates.  


The presentation will take place at the 

Boys and Girls Club's Performing Arts Center 

(15 Green St. Charlestown MA 02129)


49th Annual Battle of Bunker Hill Road Race

Registration for Bunker Hill Road Race is OPEN! Sign up now!

DATE: June 11, 2017


LOCATION: Charlestown Boys & Girls Club

                  60 High Street

ENTRY FEES: $30 Pre Entry and $35 on Race Day

Grand Opening of the BCNC Pao Arts Center

The Pao Arts Center, Chinatown’s first community-based arts, culture and education center, is a partnership between the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center and Bunker Hill Community College that reclaims a critical piece of Chinatown’s history. Parcel 24 on Hudson St., which at one time was the home to hundreds of Chinatown residents before they were displaced in the 1960s, has been reimagined as a place for Asian arts, culture and education, and also serves as a community-based space for classes and workshops for Bunker Hill Community College faculty and students.

Bunker Hill Community College Partners with BEST Hospitality Training

BOSTON, April 25, 2017— A new articulation agreement between Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) and Boston Education, Skills & Training Corporation (BEST Corp.) links students who excel in hospitality apprenticeships with opportunities for advancement in the field.

House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo to Give Commencement Address at Bunker Hill Community College

House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo will be the keynote speaker at Bunker Hill Community College’s 43rd Commencement exercises, which will take place on May 20, 2017, on the Charlestown Campus.

“We are grateful to Speaker DeLeo for being the College’s long-time partner in improving college completion rates and making higher education more accessible,” said Bunker Hill Community College President Pam Eddinger of Speaker DeLeo.

Adult Volleyball League, Weds nights at the Charlestown Community Center

Want to get in shape, meet new people, and play volleyball? Join the Community Center's co-ed adult volleyball league. Games take place every Wednesday night from 7 - 9 pm. Bring $25 on or before May 3rd to participate. For more information and to sign up, call Pete Washington at 617-635-5171 x104.

Games start on Wednesday May 3rd at 255 Medford St, Charlestown, MA 02129 (Charlestown Community Center).

Free Play Groups and Family Fun Night on Tuesdays!

Join our free programs!

Program coordinator - Tess Miller (617) 372-4776 or (se habla espanol)


Play to Lean Groups

Tuesdays, 10:00am-11:30am at 255 Medford Street, Charlestown MA 02129 (BCYF Community Center)

Ages 0 - 5 with parents and caregivers; Come in for songs, circle time, arts and crafts, socialization, and other school readiness preparation!


Family Fun Night


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