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Ayer Mansion Tour

Ayer Mansion Tour
Saturday, January 21
4:30 pm
$16/pp
395 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA
Purchase by January 6

Take a private group tour of the Ayer Mansion, the only surviving residence created by American artist and designer, Louis Comfort Tiffany. Named a National Historic Landmark in 2005, the Ayer Mansion exemplifies what one critic of the day called Tiffany's "dumbfounding versatility." At the Ayer Mansion, Tiffany-designed stone and glass mosaics, graceful metalwork, Favrile glass vases, custom furniture, intricate plaster work, elaborate art glass windows, and unexpected architectural flourishes all work together to create a cohesive masterpiece.


Swissbakers

Bread and Butter class with Swissbakers
Sunday, February 19
10:00 am
$28/pp
Swissbakers, 168 Western Ave, Allston, MA
Purchase by February 3

Receive a tour of the state of the art production facility at Swissbakers, and then have a chance to bake with the bakers. You'll make rolls, and while the rolls are baking, you'll get to make your own butter. After the rolls have finished baking, enjoy your roll and butter in the cafe. All participants will receive an apron, a baker's hat, and a Swissbåkers souvenir bag. All guest bakers much be at least 5 years old.


Kings Bowling Discounts
$16/pp- Ticket includes 2 games of bowling and Shoe Rental
Various MA locations
(reg. $18/pp, before 6pm; $20/pp/after 6pm)

Kings, "The Classy Bowling Joint," focuses on rekindling the fun and escape of bowling by creating a memorable entertainment experience, emphasizing good comfort food, great music & more! Valid at any MA Location (Boston, Burlington, Dedham, and Lynnfield). Valid anytime. No expiration. Award-winning fun year after year! Certificate of Excellence Winner, Trip Advisor; 2016 Diamond Award Winner; Best of Boston & more! Challenge your friends, family, colleagues to some great games at the lanes!


Brewing School

MITAC Goes Back to Brewing School- Spring Brews!
2 Saturdays- April 1 (brewing) & April 22 (bottling)
11:00 am (both Saturdays)
$43/pp
Barleycorn's Craft Brew, Natick, MA
Purchase by March 17

Cost includes a brewing session of six different types of beers: Bourbon Porter, Traquair Scottish Ale, American IPA, Oatmeal Stout, Calistoga Cream Ale, and Dunkel Weizen. Part I of Brewing School (April 1) includes approximately 3-4 hours of the brewing process. Part II of Brewing School (April 22) includes four to six hours of bottling the beer that you've brewed. You'll go home with one case (24 12-ounce bottles) of beer, comprised of all 6 beer varieties. Price does not include bottles, which can be bought from the vendor separately for $12/case; or bring your own clean, non-twist off bottles.


Craig's Cafe

Murder Mystery at Craig's Cafe
Sunday, March 5
4:00 pm
$68/pp (includes tax and tip)
Craig's Cafe, 1354 Hancock St, Quincy, MA
Purchase by February 3

You have been invited to the anniversary bash of Mr. Francis Fisk, a noted businessman. The guest list includes a number of Fisk's high-society friends, family members, and business associates. Everyone is expecting an evening of dinner, drinks, dancing and gossip – they aren’t expecting a black out and a grisly murder in the darkness. Guests will assume the role of a particular character and will play the part of that character throughout the course of the night. Each character has personality traits, goals, secrets, and information, all of which are included in a character sheet which will be provided to you. Cost includes 5 course dinner featuring Stuffed Mushrooms, Asian Scented Chicken Skewers, Potato Croquettes, Shrimp Cocktail, House Salad; choice of Beef Wellington, Pan Roasted Rosemary Chicken or Pecan Encrusted Cod; and homemade seasonal dessert. Cash bar for beer, wine and soft drinks.


MoS Overnighter

Museum of Science Overnighter
April 7-8
$55/pp (Adult or Child- grades 1-7 only)
Museum of Science, Boston, MA
Purchase by February 24

Spend a night among the dinosaurs, skeletons, crickets & more at the Museum of Science in Boston for a great family weekend overnight. Camp-In at the Museum of Science (Friday night sleepover on April 7) includes Science Activities (dominoes, batteries and bulbs, News Tubes), Lightning Show, museum exploration, evening snack, morning breakfast, Planetarium show, Omni Show & more. Check in @ 5pm on Friday, April 7; check out @ 11am Saturay, April 8. Parent/guardian must sign up with child/children. At least one adult needed for every 5 children.


Skywalk Observatory
$12 (reg. $16/adult; $13/senior; $11, children under 12)
Prudential Center, Boston, MA

Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, the Skywalk is located at the pinnacle of the Prudential building on the 50th floor. Experience Boston's only sky-high vantage point for sweeping 360 degree views of Greater Boston & beyond. An awe-inspiring, breathtaking panoramic view of Boston! Ticket includes a self-guided Acoustiguide, Dreams of Freedom Museum, and a Multimedia Movie Theatre featuring the exceptional film, “Wings Over Boston.” Tickets valid anytime and do not expire.


Taza

Taza Chocolate Tours

$5 (regular $8) Saves money on ALL AGES (infants included)
Somerville, MA
Valid any time, No expiration date

Use these tickets to make your own reservation online. Taza Chocolate Factory in Somerville has just opened up its doors for regular public tour offerings! Please join us for a behind-the-scenes, guided tour of Taza Chocolate's manufacturing facility and chocolate making process. You will be able to sample chocolate, learn about cocoa beans and see the amazing machinery used to make traditional stone ground chocolate in this artisan bean-to-bar chocolate factory. The tour is approximately one hour long.




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