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Event Details:
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 - Friday, December 5, 2014

May Institute’s Benefit Days at Borders

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (Dec. 3-5)

May Institute's Benefit Days at Borders

When you shop online or at any Borders store in the country during these three days (Dec. 3-5), you contribute directly to May Institute programs for children and adults with autism and other special needs.

Join us for this special fundraising event just in time for the holiday shopping season!

If you’re in Massachusetts, our Benefit Days at select Borders stores across the state will include family entertainment and activities, coloring contests, give-aways, and more! 

Important!

» Download This Flyer!

On the bottom of the flyer is a voucher with a promotional code for this event.
Smartphone users can scan this bar code at checkout.

Scan this barcode and help support May Institute!

» For in-store purchases, December 3-5, 2010: Bring your voucher with you to shop at Borders. You must present the voucher at checkout. The voucher will work with any Borders coupon, but you must bring both the voucher and coupon to the register.

» For online purchases, December 3-5, 2010: Be sure to include the special promotional code (MAYT1235G). This code will work with any Borders coupon codes. You must include both codes.

» Shop! When you do, up to 25 percent of your purchase will be donated to May Institute. So when you purchase books, music, movies, gift cards, stationery, and kids’ toys and games, you can contribute to May Institute programs.

 


There are lots of great events and activities during May Institute’s Benefit Days at Borders®! From storytelling and book readings to juggling and even pony rides, there are fun things happening at Borders stores around Massachusetts.

Find activities and events by store locations:

  • Boston (School Street)
  • Boston (Copley Square)
  • Braintree
  • Burlington
  • Cambridge
  • Dedham
  • Hyannis
  • Marlborough
  • North Attleboro
  • Peabody
  • Shrewsbury

Boston (School Street)

  • Friday, December 3
    • Anjali Forber-Pratt and Lynn Toomey
    • What: Book Signing
    • When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
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  • Saturday, December 4
    • Boston University Barbershop Sweethearts
    • What: A Cappella
    • When: 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
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  • Sunday, December 5
    • Suffolk Ramifications
    • What: A Cappella
    • When: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
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Boston (Copley Square)

  • Friday, December 3
    • Aaron Larget-Caplan
    • What: Guitarist
    • When: 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
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    • Anjali Forber-Pratt and Lynn Toomey
    • What: Book Signing
    • When: 2:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Saturday, December 4
    • Face Paint Fantasy
    • What: Face Painting
    • When: 11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
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    • David Rottenberg and Kira Seamon
    • What: Book Reading and Dance
    • When: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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    • Boston University Terpsichore
    • What: A Cappella
    • When: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Sunday, December 5
    • Jared Starr
    • What: Interactive Storytelling
    • When: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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    • T.M. Murphy
    • What: Book Reading
    • When: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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    • Susan Senator
    • What: Book Signing
    • When: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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Braintree

  • Saturday, December 4
    • Jared Starr
    • What: Interactive Storytelling
    • When: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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    • T.M. Murphy
    • What: Book Reading
    • When: 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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    • Jo-Anne DeGiacomo Petrie
    • What: Book Reading, Signing, and Book Project
    • When: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Sunday, December 5
    • Aaron Larget-Caplan
    • What: Guitarist
    • When: 11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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    • Paul’s Pony Parties
    • What: Pony Rides
    • When: 1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
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Burlington

  • Saturday, December 4
    • Aaron Larget-Caplan
    • What: Guitarist
    • When: 3:00 - 4:30 p.m.
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Cambridge

  • Friday, December 3
    • Jenny the Juggler
    • What: Juggler/Kids Entertainer
    • When: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
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    • T.M. Murphy
    • What: Book Reading
    • When: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Saturday, December 4
    • Lynn Toomey
    • What: Book Signing
    • When: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
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    • Yuri “Prince of Color”
    • What: Kids Entertainer
    • When: 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
    •  
    • Jo-Anne DeGiacomo Petrie
    • What: Book Reading, Signing, and Book Project
    • When: 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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    • Susan Senator
    • What: Book Reading and Signing
    • When: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Sunday, December 5
    • Yuri “Prince of Color”
    • What: Kids Entertainer
    • When: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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    • Rosalie Tagg Masella
    • What: Book Reading
    • When: 2:30 - 3:30 p.m.
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    • Jared Starr
    • What: Interactive Story Teller
    • When: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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Dedham

  • Friday, December 3
    • Aaron Larget-Caplan
    • What: Guitarist
    • When: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Saturday, December 4
    • Jo-Anne DeGiacomo Petrie
    • What: Book Reading, Signing, and Book Project
    • When: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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    • Jared Starr
    • What: Interactive Story Teller
    • When: 1:30 - 2:30 p.m.
    •  
    • Rosalie Tagg Masella
    • What: Book Reading
    • When: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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  • Sunday, December 5
    • Lynn Toomey
    • What: Book Signing
    • When: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
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    • Big Joe the Story Teller
    • What: Story Telling
    • When: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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Hyannis

  • Friday, December 3
    • Sturgis Charter Public School Chorus
    • What: Holiday Performance
    • When: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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Marlborough

  • Friday, December 3
    • Jared Starr
    • What: Interactive Story Teller
    • When: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Saturday, December 4
    • Lynn Toomey
    • What: Book Signing
    • When: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Sunday, December 5
    • David Rottenberg and Dancing Arts Center of Holliston
    • What: Book Reading & Dance
    • When: 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
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North Attlboro

  • Sunday, December 5
    • Jo-Anne DeGiacomo Petrie
    • What: Book Reading, Signing, and Book Project
    • When: 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
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Peabody

  •  Sunday, December 5
    • Lesley Anderson and North Reading School of Ballet
    • What: Book Reading
    • When: 1:30 - 3:00 p.m.
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Shrewsbury

  • Friday, December 3
    • Big Joe the Story Teller
    • What: Story Teller
    • When: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
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  • Saturday, December 4
    • Rosalie Tagg Masella
    • What: Book Reading
    • When: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
    •  
    • Lynn Toomey
    • What: Book Signing
    • When: 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
    •  
    • Jared Starr
    • What: Interactive Storytelling
    • When: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
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  • Sunday, December 5
    • Fran Friedman
    • What: Sing-along
    • When: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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    • David Rottenberg and Dancing Arts Center of Holliston
    • What: Book Reading and Dance
    • When: 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.