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  • BRAINTREE COMMUNITY ART CENTER (BCAC) - Open to all Braintree and surrounding town residents. The Center, located at 1969 Washington Street on Route 37 in the Highlands Section of Braintree offers a variety of classes and workshops for all ages and artistic levels. GET YOUR ART ON! Come take a class or workshop in: inspired art, knitting, quilting, writing retreats, holistic health workshops, yoga, jewelry making, scrapbooking & crafts and so much more. Check out BCAC website, www.braintreecommunityartcenter.com or call 781-348-9241 for questions and information. New workshops and classes are always being updated and added.

    The Braintree Recreation Department is currently accepting summer employment applications at its 85 Quincy Avenue offices through April 28, 2017. Jobs such as Organized Play instructors for the General Sports Clinic, Field Trip Clinic, Kiddo's Clinic and Playgrounds; Special Needs Day Activity Program counselors; Waterfront staffing, i.e. certified lifeguards, certified sailing instructors, caretaker and gate attendants; and splash pad attendants at Watson Park will be available, even though veteran employees with the Department will be given first chance to return to their positions. Applications are now available at the Recreation Office. Applications are not available on-line.

    Those Braintree residents seeking employment must currently be either of college age or graduating from high school this year to be eligible for an interview that will be conducted by summer program supervisory staff in early May at the Recreation Office. Employment decisions will be made by the end of May. These positions are for summer seasonal employment only. In the event that any vacancies exist thereafter, high school underclassmen would then be considered for employment.

    For further information, please contact the Recreation Office at 781-794-8901. All applications must be submitted by April 28, 2017 to be considered for employment.