Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: NBSS Reception, Seussical Kids, USS Constitution Vandalized

What you should know for Thursday!

Events for Thursday, May 18th:

4:00pm Tour of the Towns NEMPAC Instrument Petting Zoo – Charlestown Public Library. NEMPAC and the Eureka Musician’s Ensemble will team up in an exciting “Tour of the Towns” this summer, bringing their fun and interactive Instrument Petting Zoos to Charlestown and Beacon Hill. Located at 179 Main St, Charlestown.

5:30pm NEMPAC Children’s Music Theatre Troupe Presents: Seussical Kids! NEMPAC’s Music Theatre Troupe will take on Dr. Seuss and all of his popular characters; from Horton the Elephant to the Cat in the Hat, our young performers will journey to the Jungle of Nool in this spectacular musical of Dr. Seuss! Located at Improv Asylum, 216 Hanover St, Boston – Tickets are available for purchase.

7:00pm Meet the Makers Opening Reception at North Bennet Street School, 150 North Street. Join us for a “Meet the Makers” Opening Reception for our Annual Celebration of Craft: Student & Alumni Exhibit. Located at North Bennet Street School, 150 North Street, view the events post.

‘Tis the season:


Notables news found elsewhere:

Police searching for man who broke into and vandalized USS Constitution

Currently dry docked for a multimillion dollar restoration, the USS Constitution had an intruder that went on board after hours and caused some damage. Fox 25 Boston has more on the story and some potential security precautions that may take place as a result of this.

In case of emergency

#ThrowbackThursday features this Emergency sign on Commercial Street near the Greenway, UniversalHub has more on the story and an inquiry about Andrew.

Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Friday, May 19

6:00pm St. John School Auction Fundraiser. 2017 St. John School auction fundraiser to benefit the renovations to our Tosi Gymnasium and further enhance our science and technology programs. Located at the Battery Wharf Hotel Boston Waterfront, 3 Battery Wharf.

6:00pm Sean Stellato – Book presentation and signing. No Backing Down is the true story of the 1994 Salem High school football team, which was composed of players from the most challenged personal circumstances. Located at I AM Books, 189 North St, Boston.

Saturday, May 20

10:00am Election Day for Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) at Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet St.  The annual election for North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) is on May 20, 2017 where six of the twelve seats will be decided. The ballots will be counted immediately following the close of the voting and is open to the general public, more information.

10:00am The Evening Girls Club Book Talk at 9 Hull St. The Saturday Evening Girls Club. A book talk by Jane Healey, a freelance journalist and author of a new book based on this real North End club from a century ago. Ticket information at NorthEndBoston.org, view the post.

11:00am Greenway Open Market. The Greenway Open Market is a vibrant open-air artisan market featuring talented area artists, crafters, and independent designers. Visitors will find exceptional art, locally produced products, and much more! Located at the Rings Fountain, Milk St, Boston.

12:00pm NEMPAC Children’s Music Theatre Troupe Presents: Seussical Kids!  NEMPAC’s Music Theatre Troupe will take on Dr. Seuss and all of his popular characters; from Horton the Elephant to the Cat in the Hat, our young performers will journey to the Jungle of Nool in this spectacular musical of Dr. Seuss! Enjoy this fun and exciting performance with your whole family. Located at the Improv Asylum, 216 Hanover Street – Tickets here.

1:00pm Paul Revere House: Colonial Dance Tunes and Love Songs. In the guise of itinerant musicians, Al Petty & Deirdre Sweeney perform popular 18th-century tunes such as “Mr. Isaac’s Maggot” and “Jack’s Health” on the penny whistle, flute, fife, & other instruments. Located at 19 North Square, Boston.

From the Community: 

North End Healing Center takes people into Swiss Alps September 15-23. Complete with Yoga, Meditation, Hiking & Healing Session with famous Swiss Healer Barbara Dummermuth, for a detailed agenda, please email by clicking here or view more information.

Local Sports Agents and Author of “No Backing Down” Hosts Book Signing. Sean Stellato, local Sports Agent and Author of “No Backing Down” will host a Book Signing at I Am Books in Boston’s North End. Located at 189 North Street, view more information.

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