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Please Join with us on any of these wonderful events and support the Arts in the Community!
Put the Word Out, as Everyone is welcome to attend these fun and rewarding events.

Check this page often, as you do not want to miss out on all the fun!
Also for more information on any of these events, you can ask us on our "Contact us!" page.


Some of the Annual Events below may be on Hold for Now!
However, if you see they have a Specific Date, then it is Happening!

"Reading Public Library's Pulse Event"- TBD

The Reading Public Library is hosting its second Pulse of Reading conversation event on Feb. 23 at 7 p.m. The library has selected the topic “What is Privilege and why Does it Matter?” and will use small groups and a series of questions to discuss the topic of privilege and how it affects participants lives. The online event is free, but requires advance registration at

For more info about the Pulse of Reading, check out the library's 



"Reading Garden Club Day"  - TBD
For all you garden and landscape enthusiasts this fragrant day is for you!
You will enjoy browsing through all the beautiful, Flowers, Herbs, Annuals and Perennials until you find exactly what you are looking for to lavish your home, business, and garden!

Everything is placed and shown right on the Town Common from 8:00AM to 1:00PM!


"Reading Friends and Family Day"  - June 10, 2023, 10:30 - 3PM
This incredible Family Event has everything your Family could enjoy!
Strolling around with your family, there are give-aways, Food, Musical entertainment, a petting zoo, first responders showing off all of the communities safeguards, vendors, games, and all of the Towns cultural activities.
Come with us and share a fun relaxing day with everyone!

This Fun day is located at Birch Meadow Park between Reading High School and the Arthur W. Coolidge Middle School.


"Reading Fall Street Faire"  - September 10, 2023
This hardy Festival encompassesReadings Cultural District of High Street, up Haven Street, to the Reading Common, and around!
It features assorted Businesses, Food Merchants, Musical performances and a variety of wonderful enjoyment activities for you and your whole family to enjoy!



"Arts Reading Fundraiser"  - September 8, 2023
This Annual Fundraiser has been enjoyed and approved by all whom have attended it in the past. This year should be no exception!
Our dining event again takes place at the Mandarin Reading, 296 Salem Street, in Reading at any time you may wish to attend from 11:30AM to 9:30PM. Just present your coupon(s) at the front desk and 20% of your bill will be donated to Arts Reading organization!  The coupons can also be used for pick-up orders. Open and print the Coupons and Flier links at the right.

'The Mandarin Reading's extensive tasty menu, in both Chinese and Japanese cuisine, will delight any palette! This Coupon is good for both Dine-in or Take-out orders. Thank you in advance for supporting the Arts

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Mandarin 2023 Flier

Mandarin 2023 Coupons

"5th Annual Arts and Culture Festival" - October 14, 2023, 10-2 PM
Everyone is welcome to attend this fun and rewarding event on
Reading Town Common, in October of every year!

It highlights all of the Arts Reading Members, Businesses, and
Associates on Reading Town Common with tables under canopies
sharing their worthwhile artistic attributes with you.
There are various performers on stage to bring you some of the
most noted talents in the community and in the local area!

Rain Date Sunday Oct 15, 1-5 PM

"Stoneface Mountain"
"MaryBeth Maes"

Contact us If you would like to participate.
Reading Town Common 10 AM to 2 PM (Rain: Sunday 1 PM to 5 PM)
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Sofia Wolfe, Left-Handed Guitar Player I.jpg
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Donna Corbett, Phyllis Uloth & Jenny Fielding of the Quannapowitt Playhouse I.jpg
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