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- Democratic US Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren will be chatting live on Patch today. Ask her a question, and click on this link at 1:15 p.m.
- Admission to the Franklin Park Zoo is free today due to .
- The will be at the at 11:15 a.m. today. Children up to 8-years-old can enjoy an entertaining storytelling session and get a free book. Free.
- is giving out free tall handcrafted Starbucks Refreshers beverages - including Cool Lime or Very Berry Hibiscus, at participating stores. No purchase necessary. Limit 1 per person. Noon to 3 p.m.
- On Saturday night, enjoy a in Roslindale Village with "Puss in Boots". 7:30 p.m. There will be giveaways like snowcones and popcorn. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. Washington Street and Cummins Highway, Roslindale.