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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.


Library Tour

MIT Libraries Tour
Thursday, March 2
MIT Campus
12:00 noon-1:00pm
Free! MUST SIGN UP WITH MIT ID
Sign up by February 24

The MIT Libraries, consisting of 6 locations: Rotch Architecture & Urban Planning Library, Barker Engineering Library, Hayden Science & Humanities Library, Lewis Music Library, Dewey Social Sciences & Management Library, and the Institute Archives, support the teaching, learning and research needs and contribute to the community experience essential to life at MIT. Whether you're touring MIT as a prospective student, getting the lay of the land as an employee, or visiting the campus for fun, visit the libraries to learn about the architecture, art, history, collections, and research resources.


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.


Shaolin Warriors

Shaolin Warriors
Saturday, April 1
7:30pm
$32/Balcony (reg. $37)
Orpheum Theatre, Boston, MA
Purchase by March 3

Representing over a thousand years of Chinese martial-arts culture, Shaolin Warriors showcases the remarkable skill, stunning artistry, and death-defying martial-arts prowess of more than 20 kung fu masters. This spectacular theatrical display features many forms of Shaolin kung fu as well as a look at the daily life of the warriors and their Zen philosophy. Beginning at a very young age, the kung fu masters are trained in mental and physical disciplines, perfecting the art of hand-to-hand and weapons combat, which allows them to perform astounding feats of athleticism.


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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