BMC News & Events

America Hometown Thanksgiving Parade

Watch the America Hometown Thanksgiving Parade on channels 96 (Comcast) and 30 (Verizon) at 1:00pm, 3:00pm, 5:00pm, 7:00pm, 9:00pm and 11:00pm.

Belmont native Jason Gay reads from his new (and 1st) book!


WSJ columnist and Belmont native Jason Gay's first book Little Victories has just been published and he read an excerpt of it to a packed audience at the Belmont Public Library last week. Watch his memorable (and often hilarious) appearance here:

Re-Dedication of Belmont's WWI Memorial

The re-dedication of Belmont's beautifully restored WWI Memorial took place on a rainy Veteran's Day. Watch the ceremony here:

Spread the Word about Gifts of Hope and Shop Belmont

Dear friends,

If you did not know about it already, the “Gifts of Hope/Food Pantry Telethon” will take place Saturday Dec. 12th, from 12pm to 5pm at Belmont Media Center - LIVE on all Belmont local cable TV channels, and on the web:

We ‘ll be featuring some great local entertainers and other guests all day long all for a good local cause helping families and individuals in great need.

Volunteers Needed for Event Coverage and Telethon

BEECH STREET CENTER PRESENTATION - We are looking for a volunteer camera operator to record a Beech Street Center presentation on Vitamin D. Megan Ostrander, Springwell’s registered dietitian, will discuss why Vitamin D is important and how to prevent deficiency. This event will take place this Friday, November 20th at 12:00 PM at the Beech Street Center. One volunteer camera person is needed. Volunteer should arrive an hour early for setup. To sign up, please call 617-484-2443 or email

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Volunteers Needed!

The BHS varsity field hockey girls won their division and take on the Central Catholic Raiders this Thursday, November 5th on Harris Field at 2:30pm. BMC needs camera operators and sports commentators to cover the game with our mobile production van. Call Jeremy at 617-678-8927 or email to volunteer. Volunteers earn pizza and drinks (soda/juice) at halftime.

Public Hearing & Survey on Verizon Cable TV Franchise Renewal

The Town of Belmont will be holding a public ascertainment hearing on Monday, November 9th at 7:30pm at Town Hall in the Board of Selectmen Meeting Room on 455 Concord Ave.