Event Notices

Events This Week: NEWNC, RUFF Meetings, NEAD Easter Party and Puppet Show

Our weekly events post is featured at the beginning of each week to bring you an organized list of community happenings for the week ahead.  A compilation of local events, ranging from public meetings, to fundraisers, special events and more. Enjoy your Easter weekend and get ready for Patriot’s Day and Marathon weekend!

Monday, April 14

NEWNC Logo Square7:00pm NEWNC Monthly Meeting – Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet St.
This month, the Neighborhood Council hears from Ferrara’s / Urban Cantina, 106 Prince St., LLC, Acqua at 1-4 Mechanic Court, the RUFF group and Sapori di Napoli, 115 Salem Street. See the full agenda and visit newncboston.org for more information.

Tuesday, April 15 [Tax Day]

5:30pm Fundraiser for Rep. Aaron Michlewitz at Ward 8, 90 N. Washington St.

6:30pm Book Talk: “Boston’s Orange Line” – West End Museum, 150 Staniford Street, Suite 7
This event is free, pre-registration is required and available here.

RUFF logo7:00pm RUFF Monthly Meeting at Nazzaro Center
RUFF (Responsible Urbanites for Fido) Monthly Meeting will be discussing their progress/support to bring a dog park to Parcel 12. They will be coordinating details for the upcoming Boston Shines event. Visit the RUFF North End Facebook Page for updates.

Wednesday, April 16

6:00pm Team Miles of Memories Benefit, Relay for Life – 283 Causeway St. North End, Boston
An event to benefit The American Cancer Society, Relay for Life at Filippo’s Ristorante. For more information or to order tickets, contact Karen at kparker209@yahoo.com or 617-308-5408. View Post

Thursday, April 17

5:00pm The Boston Harbor Association Annual Celebration and Auction at Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf
For more information, visit TBHA.org

Saturday, April 19

nead easter10:00am Easter Party and Puppet Show at Nazzaro Center
NEAD (North End Against Drugs) will have their annual Easter Party, featuring egg coloring and photos with the Easter Bunny (Bring your own Camera) between 10 and 10:50am. At 11am, there will be a puppet show. The event is free. View Post

Sunday, April 20 [Easter]

6:30pm Lantern Ceremony at Old North Church
239th Annual Old North Lantern Ceremony celebrates April 18, 1775, when two lanterns were hung from the steeple of the Old North Church, launching what would become the American Revolutionary War. This year’s keynote speaker is Sen. Edward Markey. The ceremony will also honor Roseann Sdoia, Officer Shana Cottone, BFD Fireman Mike Materia, Shores Salter and Roseann’s mother, Rosemarie Buckley. For tickets, see OldNorth.com.

To keep up with events, check our events page, updated regularly!