Community Daily Briefs

3 Things Friday: Spider Steeple, Weekend Events, African Festival, Gronk Sighting

1. Creepy, Crawly Spider on the Steeple

#ISawASpider came to the North End this week crawling up the Old North Church steeple. The feature is a joint promo with the Spiders Alive! exhibit at the Museum of Science. The 8-foot-wide inflatable spider will be on the steeple through July 25th.

#ISawASpider at #OldNorthChurch! @museumofscience

A photo posted by Old North Historic Site (@oldnorth1723) on

2. On the Events Calendar for Friday and the Weekend!

Friday, July 22

6:30 a.m. – Free Boot Camp at Christopher Columbus Park
10:30am – Knife Sharpening at Boston Public Market
11:00am – Appleton Farms Demo at Boston Public Market
8:00pm – Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Movie Outside Boston Harbor Hotel, Rowes Wharf

Saturday, July 23
1:00pm – Carousel Designer Q&A at Greenway Carousel
1:00pm – Colonial Leather Working at Paul Revere House

Sunday, July 24

11:00am – 6th Annual African Festival of Boston at Greenway Carousel
3:00pm – Book presentation and signing – Paul Clerici – at I AM Books
8:00pm – Remember the Titans Movie at Christopher Columbus Park

Get details on these and more at the Events Calendar.

3. Gronk Sighting at Aria North End


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