JP and Small Business Saturday on Boston 25 News

Our district and our Executive Director, Ginger Brown, were featured on a Boston 25 News segment on Small Business Saturday! You can see more here.

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GET READY FOR SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY®

As an organization that serves local business owners and customers, JP Centre/South Main Streets is proud to support Small Business Saturday® this Nov 25. Small Business Saturday was founded by American Express in 2010 to help strengthen local economies. Today, it’s a holiday shopping tradition celebrating a greater nationwide movement…

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Thank You for the Daffodils!

JP Centre/South Main Streets coordinated with community volunteers to plant 300 daffodil bulbs, courtesy of the City of Boston, along Centre and South Streets. It was a beautiful day with perfect weather for planting. We had a great turnout of volunteers to help us, including Eric Gould from FOCUS Real…

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Thank you to our Growler Gala participants!

On Thursday, Oct 26, JP Centre/South Main Streets hosted our Growler Gala and Auction at Loring Greenough House. It was a fun and fantastic event, culminating in a pretty exciting bidding war for some of our Growler Art! With good food, good beer, and an historic atmosphere, we were able…

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Open House Day at the Riot!

It’s a FREE day of improv at The Riot Theater, Boston’s home for improv, sketch, and stand up in Jamaica Plain. New shows and classes start every hour, and the day will end with an improv jam, open to all.  They’ll have delicious pizza generously provided from awesome neighbors at Italian…

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JP Centre/South Sponsors Artist for JP Open Studios

Artist Bill Scully will be displaying at 658 Centre Street, next to Ace Hardware for JP Open Studios. Through the generous support of Stamatos Property Management, he will display his work and sell on Sept 23 and 24, in one of the empty storefronts on Centre St. Scully is a…

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Screen on the Green Is Back!

WEATHER LOOKS GOOD – SCREEN ON THE GREEN IS ON! EDIT – Please check back for weather updates. Rain is expected in the morning, so we will wait until 2PM on Thursday before making the call. At this time, Screen on the Green is still on. At last, we are…

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“Opinion: How Hyde Square Task Force Youths Learned the TD Garden Owed Rec Center Funds” Jamaica Plain News

Jamaica Plain News recently featured an article about how the Hyde Square Task Force Youths were able to secure $1.65 million from TD Garden for the Jackson Square Recreation Center, thanks to a tip from our JP Centre/South Main Streets President, and active community member, Michael Reiskind.  

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What do you want to see in JP?

We compiled the results of our First Thursday survey and saw some cool ideas. While we can’t make every idea happen, we love to hear from you about what you’d like to see on Centre and South Streets. Comment here if you have more ideas!  

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Thanks for a great event!

Thank you to everyone who came out for our Beach Party First Thursday! The weather gave us the perfect opportunity to stroll the district and listen to some great music. A BIG THANK YOU to all of our supporting vendors and locations: First Baptist Church JP Licks Unlimited Sotheby’s International…

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