2nd Round of the CDBG-CV Microenterprise Grant – OPEN!

Round 2 of the CDBG-CV Microenterprise Grants are now open! You may be wondering how it differs from the 1st round? You may now include your 2020 projected total household income to determine LMI and not just 2019.   1) Your business MUST employ FIVE or fewer people, including all owners. Part time and full time staff count the…

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“We The People”

View the making of Artist, Carol Krentzman’s mosaic on Court St. This 13 minute documentary about the “We the People” mosaic project that was installed in Natick Center in June 2020. View Video HERE. The mini-doc was created by the amazing Don Porter. It covers the process of making “We the People” from the beginning…

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We The People Mosaic

Carol Krentzman of the Mosaic Art Institute of Natick has installed her newest work on Court St. in Natick Center entitled “We The People.” People of every age will be inspired when they see the new colorful installation and read the words on it such as kindness, love, peace, hope, and happiness. During the dedication,…

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LOVE 01760 Video

LOVE 01760 is a community-wide public art project conceived by members of the Natick Center Cultural District, SPARK Kindness, local artists, businesses, and organizations to help connect us while we all continue to practice responsible social distancing. This video by Don Porter shows the final project up and installed! Love 01760 Video

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Natick Business Resources

NEW Natick.Business RESOURCE – “One Stop Shopping” for re-opening information available for all businesses located in Natick! https://natick.business/ Through a collaboration of volunteers, the Town of Natick, MA, and Natick Center Cultural District & Natick Center Merchants Group, a website has recently been launched to aggregate local, state, and federal guidelines for re-opening businesses (noting that today, June 22,…

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LOVE 01760 Project

“Socially apart but united together in Love” Love for one another, love for our community, and love for the world. That is why the LOVE 01760 project was created and why every zip code has the opportunity to become a harbor of love. Read the LOVE 01760 blog on the Love is Project website here.…

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Natick Center Cultural District selected to join Festivals Audience Lab

We are honored to be included in the Festivals Audience Lab partnership in collaboration with Mass Cultural Council, ArtsBoston as well as all the participants in this cohort. The Festivals Audience Lab helps organizations like us build diverse audiences in the arts and culture sector through disruptive innovations in marketing practices. Thank you also to Dates and Olives –…

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“Art In Bloom” 2019

Yesterday was blooming with color during “Art In Bloom” at the Morse Institute Library! Thank you to Natick Garden Club for arranging the beautiful displays, Walnut Hill School for the Arts for providing the superb music and Wegmans, Roche Bros. Supermarkets, and Stop & Shop for donating the flowers. A special thanks to Kira Seamon for helping to bring Art in Bloom…

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2019 Spooktacular Success

It was a gorgeous day for Spooktacular festivities! Thank you to Natick Recreation and Parks Dept. and the generous downtown businesses and groups for providing such a wonderful event!

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