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WRKO in the know... September 12, 2017

Kim Carrigan
September 12, 2017 - 8:41 am
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September is Hunger Action Month at the Greater Boston Food Bank. Join the movement with either #HungerActionMonth or #EndHungerHere

https://www.gbfb.org/hungeractionmonth/

September is also National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. And the Samaritans are holding the 19th annual 5K Run/Walk for Suicide Prevention taking place on September 23rd.. Visit www.samaritanshope.org for more details

www.samaritanshope.org

WRKO and the American Red Cross are holding a blood drive on Wednesday. It’s happening at the Comfort Inn in Randolph from noon to 5PM. Join Jeff Kuhner for a live broadcast and donate blood for the cause. More info at WRKO.com

http://www.wrko.com/events/wrko-blood-drive

The Hand in Hand benefit for Hurricane relief is happening Tuesday night. It’s taking place in New York, Los Angeles and Nashville and will be televised live across fifteen channels. Get more info at HandInHand2017.com

https://handinhand2017.com/

On Thursday, Legal Sea Foods kicks off its annual Oyster Festival, running through the end of the month

http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/legal-sea-foods-9th-annual-oyster-festival

Also Thursday in Boston, the Westin Waterfront hosts the Drool Baby Expo

http://droolbabyexpo.com/boston/

On Thursday, The Gypsy Kings are in Lynn at the Lynn Auditorium starting at 7PM

http://www.lynnauditorium.com/

The Franklin Park Zoo hosts the Taste of Jamaica Plain Thursday evening beginning at 6

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/taste-of-jamaica-plain-2017-tickets-32434731154

Friday night, Sublime and The Offspring bring a double bill show to the Blue Hills Bank Pavillion

http://www.livenationpremiumtickets.com/venue/blue-hills-bank-pavilion

Classics on the Common continues Friday night in Boston Common with a showing of Top Gun

http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/classics-on-the-common--5

And down the street at Faniuel Hall, the Friday night movie series continues as well with the Iron Giant

https://www.facebook.com/events/473141069733297

Saturday, the Urban League of Eastern Massachussetts presents their 5th annual Get Out The Vote community barbecue from noon to 4pm in Roxbury

http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/5th-annual-get-out-the-vote-community-bbq

Matthew Sweet brings his buddy Tommy Keane to Boston for a show Saturday Night at the Brighton Music Hall

http://events.crossroadspresents.com/venues/brighton-music-hall

The Spire Center for the Performing Arts hosts a blues tribute to Bob Dylan on Saturday in Plymouth

http://www.spirecenter.org/

Sturgill Simpson brings his award winning country tour to the Blue Hills Bank Pavillion Saturday night in Boston

http://www.livenationpremiumtickets.com/venue/blue-hills-bank-pavilion

On Wednesday, Gordon Lightfoot comes to the Hanover Theatre in Worcester

http://www.thehanovertheatre.org/show-listing.php

Wednesday night brings Adult Carnival night to Legoland at Assembly Square in Somerville

http://www.thebostoncalendar.com/events/carnival-adult-night-september-20th-at-legoland-discovery-center-boston

The curtain goes up at 7PM Wednesday night on “The Bridges of Madison County” at the Majestic Theatre in West Springfield

http://www.majestictheater.com/

The Capitol Center for the Performing Arts presents “John Cleese Live!” in Concord NH

https://ccanh.com/events/john-cleese-live/

And 30 Rock’s Judah Friedlander does a late show Wednesday night at the Once Ballroom in Somerville as part of the Boston Comedy Festival

http://bostoncomedyfest.com/

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