Around Town: Eating to Learn / Boston Credit Union / Boston Figure Painting Competition

Eating to Learn: The Bessie Tartt Wilson Initiative for Children releases a new report, “Eating to Learn: Increasing Participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program,” to increase access to healthy meals and snacks for young children living in low income households across Massachusetts.
Ellis Memorial Center: We also visit the Ellis Memorial Center to learn how they have changed their food practices and what their kids like to eat.
City of Boston Credit Union’s 100th Anniversary! Since its establishment in 1915, City of Boston Credit Union has followed the universal credit union philosophy of “People Helping People.” Learn more about the mission and history of the City of Boston Credit Union, one of the oldest credit unions in the country, and hear from members who have been helped by their many services.
Inaugural Boston Figure Painting Competition: The Academy of Realist Art, Boston hosts the inaugural Boston Figure Painting Competition featuring ten nationally known figurative artists. Each artist paints from a live model for seven hours a day for five days in the Academy of Realist Art, Boston studios. Tune in to this unique event.

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Nov 18, 2015