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    Nick Offerman to speak at graduation


    Nick Offerman -- actor, writer and woodworker, best known for the role of Ron Swanson on NBC’s hit comedy series “Parks & Recreation” is the graduation speaker for the 2015 North Bennet Street School (NBSS) graduation at noon on May 29 at Old North Church in Boston.

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    Posted: May 22, 2015
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    To Hear the Music

    A free documentary film screening and discussion with the director on Wednesday, May 27, 6:00 pm. To Hear The Music, an independent hour-long documentary, follows the development of a single pipe organ, CB Fisk’s Opus 139, from initial design meetings through every aspect of building and testing, to a celebratory Easter inaugural in Memorial Church, Harvard University.

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    Posted: April 22, 2015
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    Student & Alumni exhibit 2015

    May 18 - 29, 2015, Windgate Gallery, North Bennet Street School. Exhibit hours: Monday - Friday*, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm and Saturday, May 23, 9:00 am - 4:30 pm. *Closed Tuesday, May 19 and at 12:00pm on Friday, May 29.

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    Posted: April 22, 2015
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    Bench jeweler shortage creates career opportunities

    A generation ago, every town of any size had a jewelry store with window displays filled with rings, necklaces and more made with precious metals and gems. People would visit their neighborhood store to buy engagement rings and gifts of all kinds. In addition to purchasing jewelry, customers would bring jewelry to be appraised, cleaned, repaired and customized...

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    Posted: March 24, 2015