The public is invited to an MS Living Event Monday, Sept. 8 at noon at Stockholders Restaurant, 1073 Main St., Weymouth.
Hear from Multiple Sclerosis (MS) experts and others who are living with MS. There will also be a discussion on dealing with MS and information on an oral treatment.
The expert speaker will be Jonathan Calkwood, M.D., Schapiro Center for M.S., Golden Valley, MN.
A meal will be provided. Free parking or valet available.
Space is limited. To RSVP, call 1-866-703-6293.
Colleagues and former students of Rich Kenneally will host ‘A Night For Rich Kenneally, Volume 2’ on Thursday, Aug. 28 from 6 to 11 p.m. at The Beachcomber, 797 Quincy Shore Dr., Quincy.
It will include performances by The Danny Gallagher Band, The Coalition, and other various special guests throughout the night. It will also feature an auction and raffle prizes, with all proceeds going directly to Rich.
The event is for anyone age 21 and up. The recommended donation is $20. For more information, or to donate a raffle item, contact Janet at 617-529-6369 or Rob at 857-244-9767. Tickets may be purchased online at eventbrite.com/e/a-night-for-rich-kenneally-tickets-12604748141.
In addition, all Rich’s current and former students are encouraged to continue this series with shows of their own to help Rich and his family offset some pretty outrageous medical expenses.
The Quincy College Trust is holding a fundraiser Thursday, Sept. 4 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at the Best Western Adams Inn, North Quincy.
Proceeds from the vent will benefit the school and scholarships awarded to students. Scholarships are based on individual need as well as some specific scholarships set up to help particular situations such as nursing, Quincy residents, etc.
Food will be served at the fundraiser with a cash bar.
Cost is $50 per person.
During the event, the Trust will award the first “Quin Essential Award” to Tom Feenan of Quincy in recognition of all he does to promote and enhance life in Quincy.
There will also be a prize drawing featuring sporting tickets and diamond earrings.
DOVE and Commit 2B Fit Studio announce the third annual Kicking Butt for a Cause with Katie’s Kickbutt Bootcamp Friday, Sept. 5 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Marina Bay Sportsplex, 260 Victory Rd., North Quincy.
DOVE is COMMITTED to partnering with diverse communities, families, and individuals impacted by domestic violence. They promote hope, healing, safety and social change by providing a broad range of preventive and responsive services.
The Commit 2B Fit Studio will be holding an hour long Katie’s Kickbutt Bootcamp. All proceeds will go directly to DOVE. Cost is $25 and includes water and refreshments.
Sign up prior on Eventbrite.
Learn more about the Quincy founded DOVE
NeighborWorks Southern Mass. will offer a two-part workshop for first-time homebuyers, to be held from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Sep. 9 and Thursday, Sep. 11 at the Winter Gardens apartment complex (lower level community room), located at 45 Winter St. in Quincy.
Sponsored by Rockland Trust, the workshop will give participants an opportunity to meet and hear from real estate brokers, insurance agents, attorneys and loan originators. Attendees also will have an opportunity to learn about NeighborWorks’ down payment assistance programs and speak to a lender about different mortgage options.
The registration fee for the workshops is $20 per person. To register and pay online, visitwww.nwsoma.org or call (617) 770-2227 x29 for more information.