Things to know for Tuesday

Events for Tuesday, April 18th

1:00pm Paul Revere House: “Your Own, Paul Revere.” In honor of National Letter Writing Month, our Educators will highlight some of the many missives that have traveled to and from the Revere House over its long history. Located at 19 N Square, Boston – view the event post.

Happy Marathon Monday:

Boston Strong!💙💛

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Articles from alternate sources:

Is Boston the next urban farming paradise?


Boston’s long winters and dense population leaves limited amounts of land, making it a premier candidate for urban farming. Luckily for North End residents there is the Boston Public Market, which sources locally sourced goods from over thirty small businesses across the state. The Guardian has more on the farming future of Boston.

Boston Marathon Bombing Survivor Roseann Sdoia on Falling in Love With Firefighter Mike Materia: “I Felt Safe With Him”

Roseann Sdoia, the North End resident who lost her leg during the marathon bombing in 2013, didn’t know that she’d be meeting the love of her life that day, meeting firefighter Mike Materia. WeddingNews has the full love story!

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Wednesday, April 19

12:00pm Improv Asylum Hosts NEAD Vacation Family Show at Improve Asylum. The Improv Asylum on Hanover Street will once again host an awesomely funny Family Improv Comedy Show for North End Against Drugs (NEAD) during April School Vacation. More information.

1:00pm Paul Revere House: “Your Own, Paul Revere.” In honor of National Letter Writing Month, our Educators will highlight some of the many missives that have traveled to and from the Revere House over its long history. Located at 19 N Square, Boston – view the event post.

2:00pm End of Life Choices / Funeral Options Presentation at Kings Chapel. Beacon Hill Village presents “End of Life Choices: Funeral Options,” a two-part session will provide tips for dealing with a death and how you can ease the loss for those who care about you by identifying your preferences. Registration required, call Beacon Hill Village at 617.723.9713.

6:00pm Reagan’s 1968 Dress Rehearsal – Author Lecture at North End Library, 25 Parmenter St. Scholar and historian Dr. Gene Kopelson, author of Reagan’s 1968 Dress Rehearsal, will present a lecture titled “Ike and Dutch: Mentor, Protégé, and Common Sense,” to delve deeper into the relationship between Reagan and his mentor Dwight Eisenhower and how it not only shaped Reagan’s future campaigns, but his presidency, as well.

6:30pm Sail Boston “Tall Ships” Community Meeting at Pilot House, 2 Atlantic Ave. Sail Boston, Inc. is hosting a North End community briefing on plans for the return of the Tall Ships this June. More information, or visit

Thursday, April 20

10:30am Paul Revere House: Midnight Ride Storytelling Program. Find out what really happened on Paul Revere’s ride! Separate the facts from the myths, then retrace Revere’s route from his home to the banks of the Charles River. More information.

6:00pm Angelo Lazzeri – Live at I AM BooksAngelo Lazzeri is a guitarist, composer, arranger and jazz educator. I AM Books, 189 North St, Boston – Tickets here.

From the Community: 

Annual Friends of Christopher Columbus Park Playground Celebration. The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park are hosting their Annual Playground Celebration. New sand will be added to the sandbox and the playground will be cleaned.  Free pizza from Benevento’s. The North End Fire Truck will arrive for the kids to board. More information.

North End Girl Scout Troop Clothing Drive for Cradles to Crayons. You probably have a lot of clothes you don’t need or your children have outgrown. Please consider donating them! Our Girl Scout Troop will accept kids’ clothes sizes newborn to 14 years old, as well as women’s and men’s sizes small and medium. More information.

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Bonus photo: how about that sunset?

Cotton candy sky right outside my door #northend #marathonmonday

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Weather Forecast:

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Skies clearing overnight. Lows overnight in the mid 60s.
High 80° / Low 66°
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Partly cloudy during the morning followed by cloudy and windy conditions in the afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 93F. Winds SW at 20 to 30 mph.
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Some clouds in the morning will give way to mainly sunny skies for the afternoon. High 81F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph.
High 81° / Low 63°

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