Event Notices

Saturday News & Views: Events, Friends Photos, NBSS Profile and 1900 Playground Photo


What’s Going On Saturday, September 22, 2012:

It’s the Open Market, Landscape Watercolor Workshop and Tinsmitting Demonstration.

The Events Calendar has all the details.

What’s new on the blog:

Check out the photos from the membership social by the Friends of the North End Branch Library. Take a look.

Notable News Found Elsewhere:

The Globe features the North End’s North Bennet Street School:

What these students are doing is a labor of love, but it’s also pragmatic. The tuition at North Bennet Street School is roughly $20,000 a year, but at a time when many graduates of four-year colleges and even advanced degree programs are having trouble finding jobs, 85 percent of North Bennet Street School’s graduates are employed within six months after graduation. Read the full article.

Neighborhood Photo of the Day:

The City of Boston Archives posted this Prince St. playground photo from c.1900-1901.

Prince Street Playground c.1900-1901 – Parks Dept 1901 Annual Report – Public Domain, From: City of Boston Archives

Click photo image above to enlarge. Did you take a great photo? Send it in.

Your comments are welcome below. Then, go out and enjoy the day!