Feast of the East
East Arlington will come alive during Capitol Square’s 20th anniversary Feast of the East. Food trucks and tents line the streets, live music fills the air, Arlington Public Art unveils their “Chairful Where You Sit” exhibit, and guests of all ages can enjoy free interactive activities. Noon-4 p.m. June 16, Capitol Square, Mass. Avenue, Arlington. For information: feastoftheeast.com.
Quilt with Sisters in Stitches
Quilt with Sisters in Stitches Joined by the Cloth. The Sisters would love to have you quilt with them on their new quilts, or just come by to say hello to them. All are welcome. 1-4 p.m. Saturdays, June 16 and July 21, St. Johns, 74 Pleasant St., Arlington. For information: 781-648-4819.
Mystic Brass Ensemble concert
With a focus this spring on French Impressionist music, MBE will perform original works and arrangements inspired by literature, liturgy, dance and visual art. Featured will be music of Claude Debussy, Henri Tomasi, and Erik Satie. 3 p.m. June 17, First Baptist Church of Arlington, 819 Mass. Ave. Free.
Housing Corporation of Arlington financial workshop
Learn how to secure your financial future. Topics that will be discussed are how to budget, save, invest, build credit and control debt. There will be a Q&A with Cambridge Savings Bank staff. A pizza dinner with dessert will be served, and attendees will be automatically entered into a drawing. To reserve a spot, call Rita Shah by June 14 at 781-859-5164 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 6-8 p.m. June 19, Capital Square Apartments, 252 Mass. Ave., Arlington. Free.
Meet the Advocate editor
Let’s get to know each other. Arlington Advocate editor Abbi Matheson will hold office hours every other Wednesday in Arlington Center. Stop by with questions, a story pitch or just to say hi. Can’t make it? You can reach her at 781-674-7734 or via email at email@example.com. 4-6 p.m., June 20, July 18, Aug. 1, 15, 29. Caffe Nero, 321 Broadway, Arlington.