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What's Happening

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In the Yard: Charlestown Navy Yard Family Days

07/19/2018 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm
Enjoy, play, and learn at the Charlestown Navy Yard during our family days this summer!

In the Yard: Swinging Summer Nights Concert Series with Retrovisor

07/19/2018 - 6:00pm
Join Boston National Historical Park this summer for our Swinging Summer Nights Concert Series every Thursday from June 28 through August 2!

In the Yard: Rosies Navy Yard Tour

07/20/2018 -
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Over 8,000 women joined the workforce at the Boston Naval Shipyard to help win World War II.

Volunteer Opportunities

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Be Well


Should I be tested for Lyme disease?

Lyme disease is a common infection caused by a deer tick bite. Most people who get bitten do not get Lyme. Tests and treatments depend on the kind of tick that bit you, how long it was attached, and whether you have symptoms.

5 Tips on How to Quit Tobacco

Thinking about quitting smoking? Here are 5 expert-approved tips on how to get started! Plus resources that can help.

Local Stroll to the Community Garden

The community garden is in full bloom and it's a pleasant reward for your activity efforts!

Farmer's Markets Open Today!

Farmer's Markets add fresh food and fun to your table. You can taste the difference!

Sun Safety: How to Apply Sunscreen

Sunburn doesn’t only happen during the summer! Water, snow and sand reflect the damaging rays of the sun, which can increase your chance of sunburn. Protect yourself year round by using sunscreen! Sunscreen is safe and can protect your skin against skin cancer and premature aging. However, it is not as effective unless it's applied correctly. Here are 5 dermatologist-approved tips!