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Happy Autumn! - Please join us tomorrow night, Friday, Sept. 24, for Dedham Square Circle’s “Fall Back into the Square” promotion. Grab your friends and head down to the Square for a fun-filled night out and reacquaint yourself with all the Square has to offer! Catch a movie or some live music, dine in or take out, and check out the special sales, giveaways and promotions throughout the Square - all the while helping to support our local businesses. Many Square merchants will stay open late. Details on all the special offers below!
Creative Adventures - Music, Movement, Performing, Multimedia, Visual Arts classes and Therapy Programs for infants through adults. Stop by the studio after 6:30 p.m. for informal music making and enter the raffle for a $50 gift certificate. 597 High St.
Dedham Community Theatre - Mention the FBIS (“Fall Back into the Square”) promotion and pay just $7 for a ticket to the 7 p.m. or 9 p.m. show. 580 High St.
Deli After Dark – 1/2 off all appetizers with mention of FBIS promotion. Stop by to enjoy your favorite cover tunes by “Double Play” starting at 8 p.m. 545 High St.
Gopen Optical - Fall Hourly Specials! 50% discount on select items at 5, 6 and 7 p.m. Different items on sale each hour! 584 High St.
Heart of the Square – Win a $300 shopping spree! Stop in and enter to win a gift certificate toward any of Diana Gaikazova’s stunning heart pendants! 574 High St.
Isabella – Free dessert with purchase of an entrée and mention of FBIS promotion. 560 High St.
Kouzina - Mention FBIS promotion and receive a Free dessert with purchase of $20 or more. 557 High St.
Maribu – Enter a free raffle for two $25 gift certificates (no purchase necessary). 570 High St.
Mocha Java - Sign up for their frequent buyer program and receive a free $5 gift card. 5 Eastern Ave.
Nest - one "lucky customer" will win a beautiful handmade striped scarf from artist Karen Piedra who will be on hand with her “Natural Elements” fall collection including crocheted and felted bags, scarves, hats and fleece wraps. Needle felting and crochet demo. Open until 8 p.m. 622 High St.
Paradise Café – Mention the FBIS promotion and receive 50% off any coffee, tea, latte, cappuccino or flavored drinks. 565 High St.
Ron’s Ice Cream - As their way of saying “Thank You!” for a great season, Ron’s invites you to stop by to sample their special "Fall Flavor" ice cream & enter a raffle to win one of two $15 gift certificates. Open until 10pm. 559 High St.
Salon 561 - Mention the FBIS ad in The Transcript and get 10% discount off any service (for new clients only). Good through Oct 31, 2010. 555 High St.
SheepSkate - Stop by their second Anniversary Party with free card readings by Douglas, "New England’s most trusted psychic." Enter a raffle for one of Eileen’s felted masterpieces. 20% off selected yarns. 533 High St.
The Blue Bunny – Come meet author Brian “Bats at the Beach” Lies and see his “Bats Mobile”! Bring in BB’s coupon in the FBIS ad in The Transcript and get a free copy of Peter H. Reynolds’ “So Few of Me” book. 577 High St.
The Body Workshop – Enter the raffle for a $50 gift certificate good towards any training service. A certified trainer will be on hand to answer questions. 569 High St.
Yoga Energy - All Day "Fall Special" $8 per class on Fri. 9/24 with mention of “Fall Back into the Square”. Class times: 9:30am & 5:30pm. Kids class at 4 p.m. Visit www.myyogaenergy.com for more info. 399 Washington St.
Wardle’s - All gifts and stuffed animals will be 20% off. Dedham’s Oldest Continuously running Business! Open until 8pm. 581 High St.
Walk this Way – On Sunday, Sept. 26 at 2 p.m., Dedham historian Bob Hanson, will lead a group of up to 25 people on the new “Historic Dedham Village WalkingTour”. The one-hour FREE tour, which was created by the Dedham Square Circle in collaboration with the Dedham Historical Society, will begin and end in front of the Historical Society. Light refreshments will be served following the tour. The route is ‘stroller-friendly.’ RSVP’s required: please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-968-3040.
Extreme Makeover – Have you seen the new landscaping and fence in front of The Dedham Exchange? Their sign is also in the process of being repainted and will be back up again before long. Details soon on their grand re-opening celebration!
They Know Joe – It’s been 15 years since Steve and Brenda Carlson steamed their first latte at Mocha Java, which has become an institution in Dedham Square. Raise your coffee mug to the Carlsons and congratulate them on reaching such an amazing milestone!
Dedham Square Trivia – Just how well do you think you know the Square? Answer a fun trivia question or solve a riddle about our historic downtown, get it right and you’ll be entered into our quarterly drawing to win a gift certificate to a Square merchant! The answer to the last trivia question: Nina’s Imports is the Square business with a flag on its storefront sign, the Italian flag to be precise! Congratulations to Maryann Harris for getting it right!
This week’s Trivia Question: Which Square business has a number in its name? Submit your answers by Friday Oct. 1, to email@example.com or to DSC, P.O. Box 593, Dedham, MA 02027.
Thanks for your support, see you in the Square!