Foragers

Dedee Shattuck Gallery 1 Partners' Lane, Westport

The Shattuck Gallery reopens with a new exhibition that "considers how we glean from the landscape — for food, inspiration, contemplation, and sources of beauty." Check gallery website for hours.

Free

Digital Photo Scavenger Hunt

Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust 318 Chase Road, Dartmouth

Celebrate the DNRT’s 50th birthday with a fun-filled scavenger hunt. Find and photograph 50 of the 70 items listed on the “Discover DNRT Scavenger Hunt” checklist. Participants who take and submit photos of 50 items will win an exclusive Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust canvas boat tote bag.

$25

Slocum’s River Paddle

Russells Mills Town Landing 50 Horseneck Road, Dartmouth

Leah Howard, Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust Land Steward, will lead a group down the Slocum’s River and past several DNRT reserves. Bring your own kayak. 

Free (Advance registration required)

NB Rude Boys

Apponagansett Park 77 Gulf Road, Dartmouth

Kicking off the Dartmouth Parks and Recreation's Wednesday summer concert series is the NB Rude Boys and its fusion of classic reggae, ska, rock-steady and punk rock. Rain date is Thursday, same time.

$5

John Scofield Solo Guitar

Narrows Center 16 Anawan St., Fall River

Triple Grammy award winner John Scofield is an innovator of modern jazz guitar with a catalog of more than 40 recordings. His many styles include acoustic chamber jazz, bebop, blues, electronically-tinged groove music, jam-band style, jazz-funk, organ jazz, and orchestral ensembles.

$50

Michael Dutra and The Strictly Sinatra Band

Taunton District Center for the Arts 15 Court St., Taunton

If you love Sinatra, you will enjoy Michael Dutra. The singer has been hailed as one of the finest interpreters of the Sinatra sound globally, as Boston Globe Columnist Wesley Morris said.  

$25 – $45

Hands-On Salt Marsh Exploration

Lloyd Center Bond Building Classroom 430 Potomska Road,, Dartmouth

Pull-on your rubber boots and prepare to get down and dirty! Learn about the features that make a salt marsh so unique. While walking through this squishy environment, you will discover what types of creatures call this muddy place home. This program is appropriate for families with children ages five and older. Pre-registration is required […]

$5 – $20

Yin Yoga Juneteenth Pop-up with Lynn

Sangha 693 Purchase St., New Bedford

Donation class benefiting the Sangha Scholarship Fund to ensure yoga is inclusive, affordable, and accessible to everyone in the community. Yin yoga allows us to work the yin tissues of our bodies, ligaments, joints, fascia, and even our bones. Please bring your props to support your postures during this class.  

Free

LoveSexy – Tribute to The Music of Prince

Taunton District Center for the Arts 15 Court St., Taunton

Let's go crazy! Let's get nuts with New England's premier tribute to Prince: LoVeSeXy! Get ready to party up like it's 1999 and enjoy many of the greatest hits from "The Artist's" extensive catalog!  

$25 – $35

Solstice Poetry Reading

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Hear the latest work of local poets read live amongst the roses of the RJD garden. Donations are accepted instead of a fee.  

Free

Yoga in the Garden

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Join YMCA instructor Nicole Winning in a relaxing and therapeutic experience in RJD’s historic gardens Fridays through August 27. Nicole will lead a Vinyasa class suitable for any level of yogi. Increase flexibility, strength, and mindfulness in this unique urban garden setting. Register for this course by visiting the YMCA website. Free for YMCA members […]

$10

The Laramie Project

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 684 Purchase St., New Bedford

The Laramie Project explores the public reaction to the 1998 murder of gay student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. The murder was denounced as a hate crime and brought attention to the lack of hate crime laws in various states, including Wyoming. The show will be performed by high school students from the South Coast […]

Adam Bomb/Dr. Strangeways: Kiss Tribute

The Vault Music Hall at Greasy Luck Pub 791 Purchase St., New Bedford

The night starts with Jimmy James bringing you his southern rock. Next, Adam Bomb will play all his hits from his Geffen releases to his current songs. Ending the night will be KISS TRIBUTE Dr.Strangeways performing KISS favorites.  

$10 – $20

Summer Reading Kickoff Party

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Bring your children to the RJD Museum today and sign up for the New Bedford Free Public Library’s free summer reading program. While you are there, watch Scott Jameson perform his magic tricks and enjoy free admission to the mansion. Kids of all ages are welcome to attend with an accompanying adult.    

Free

Sonata Saturdays at The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room 36 N. Water Street, New Bedford

NBSO, in partnership with The Drawing Room, will bring free music to the NB Seaport District every fourth Saturday, June–September 2021. The summer series begins with Emma Lee Holmes-Hicks, violin and Peter Zay, cello and guitar. Each event will also include wine tastings, locally-grown flowers in the bouquet bar, and, of course, artful treasures inside […]

Free

The Laramie Project

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 684 Purchase St., New Bedford

The Laramie Project explores the public reaction to the 1998 murder of gay student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. The murder was denounced as a hate crime and brought attention to the lack of hate crime laws in various states, including Wyoming. The show will be performed by high school students from the South Coast […]

Searchers: Best of Fests Film

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 684 Purchase St., New Bedford

Cinema New Bedford celebrates “Best of Fests,” showcasing the festival favorites, like Searchers, an official selection at Sundance 2021! Cinematic, humorous, and touching, the doc draws on encounters with a diverse set of New Yorkers as they navigate their preferred dating apps, searching for their special someone.  

$10

All-Request Alfresco AHA! Event

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Pack a picnic, lounge on the RJD lawn, and request your music favorites from DJ Jessikerrr. Inside the RJD mansion, enjoy 20-minute “express” tours by RJD docents. This free event is part of this month’s AHA festivities.  

Free

Plein Air Painting In The Garden

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Paint in the beautiful gardens of the RJD estate Mondays, July 12, 26, August 9, 23, and Sunday, September 12. Paint from direct observation with the instructor, Devin McLaughlin. Enroll online for a single class, or sign up for the series. Five-class series fee: $275 (includes supplies), $150 (bring your supplies).  

$35 – $70

Ma Belle, My Beauty: Best of Fests Film

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 684 Purchase St., New Bedford

Winner of an audience award at Sundance, director Marion Hill’s debut feature is a great film set in the French countryside about a polyamorous triad navigating their complicated connections.  

$10

Songs My Brothers Taught Me: Best of Fests Film

Zeiterion Performing Arts Center 684 Purchase St., New Bedford

Set in the South Dakota Badlands on the Pine Ridge reservation, Chloé Zhao’s award-winning first feature displays her gift for capturing the rugged beauty of rural America. Johnny is a handsome Lakota high school senior who dreams of moving to Los Angeles, but his strong bond with his younger sister complicates his decision.    

$10

Sonata Saturdays at The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room 36 N. Water Street, New Bedford

NBSO, in partnership with The Drawing Room, will bring free music to the NB Seaport District on the fourth Saturday of the month, all summer through September 2021. This week's violin performers are Raluca Dumitrache and Antoaneta Anguelova. Each Saturday will also include wine tastings, locally-grown flowers in the bouquet bar, and, of course, artful […]

Free

Plein Air Painting In The Garden

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Paint in the beautiful gardens of the RJD estate Mondays, July 12, 26, August 9, 23, and Sunday, September 12. Paint from direct observation with the instructor, Devin McLaughlin. Enroll online for a single class, or sign up for the series. Five-class series fee: $275 (includes supplies), $150 (bring your supplies).  

$35 – $70

Plein Air Painting In The Garden

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Paint in the beautiful gardens of the RJD estate Mondays, July 12, 26, August 9, 23, and Sunday, September 12. Paint from direct observation with the instructor, Devin McLaughlin. Enroll online for a single class, or sign up for the series. Five-class series fee: $275 (includes supplies), $150 (bring your supplies).  

$35 – $70

Plein Air Painting In The Garden

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Paint in the beautiful gardens of the RJD estate Mondays, July 12, 26, August 9, 23, and Sunday, September 12. Paint from direct observation with the instructor, Devin McLaughlin. Enroll online for a single class, or sign up for the series. Five-class series fee: $275 (includes supplies), $150 (bring your supplies).  

$35 – $70

Sonata Saturdays at The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room 36 N. Water Street, New Bedford

NBSO, in partnership with The Drawing Room, will bring free music to the NB Seaport District this summer. The series continues with David Rubin, violin, and Maureen Heflinger, viola. Each event will also include wine tastings, locally-grown flowers in the bouquet bar, and, of course, artful treasures inside The Drawing Room.

Free

Plein Air Painting In The Garden

Rotch-Jones-Duff House and Garden Museum 396 County St., New Bedford

Paint in the beautiful gardens of the RJD estate Mondays, July 12, 26, August 9, 23, and Sunday, September 12. Paint from direct observation with the instructor, Devin McLaughlin. Enroll online for a single class, or sign up for the series. Five-class series fee: $275 (includes supplies), $150 (bring your supplies).  

$35 – $70

Sonata Saturdays at The Drawing Room

The Drawing Room 36 N. Water Street, New Bedford

The summer series concludes with Fariba Hunold and Shawn Wang, on the violin, and Maureen Heflinger on viola. Also enjoy wine tastings, locally-grown flowers in the bouquet bar, and, of course, artful treasures inside The Drawing Room.

Free