Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Guide: Wally’s Eliot Visit, Airbnb Taxes/Regulations, Hungry at Sail Boston?

Wednesday – halfway through the workweek!

Events for Wednesday, June 7th:

5:30pm Croquet on the West Lawn of Christopher Columbus Park. Lasting from Wednesdays, June 7 – August 30th (except July 5th). The fun starts at 5:30 – 7:30pm, free and open to all!

6:00pm Katherine Wilson: The Mother-in-Law Cure. Full of lighthearted humor, sumptuous food, the wisdom of an Italian mother-in-law, and all the atmosphere of Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Novels, this warm and witty memoir follows American-born Katherine Wilson on her adventures abroad. Located at I AM Books, 189 North Street.

6:30pm Next Level Fitness Bootcamp. Get fit and stay healthy every week during the summer with Next Level Fitness! Located at Hanover Street and Cross Street, visit www.nlfhealth.com.

6:30pm Old North Foundation Speaker Series: Charles Sumner and Boston’s Revolutionary Tradition. Located at 193 Salem Street, Old North Foundation Speaker Series Charles Sumner and Boston’s Revolutionary Tradition. Speaker: John Stauffer is co-sponsored by the Longfellow House-Washington’s Headquarters. Tickets: “pay what you will” donation,  reserve your ticket here.

Notable news found elsewhere:

Don’t just tax Airbnb rentals — regulate them, too

When it comes to taxing Airbnb-style rentals, “there should be no question about it.” Aaron Michlewitz is leading the charge when it comes to Airbnb, seeking to not only raise revenue for the state, but also implement regulations to ensure guest safety, continue reading at The Boston Globe.

Hungry at Sail Boston? Check out popular restaurants in the area

Sail Boston will bring an incredible amount of people to the waterfront, but where to eat? Breaking it down by neighborhoods that surround Sail Boston, get the run down from WCVB.

Massimino’s – North End Women’s Softball Team (Summer)

Looking to play slow-pitch softball? The North End Women’s Softball League is looking for players for all positions, ages, and experiences! Meetup has more information.

Wally stopped by the Eliot School!

Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Thursday, June 8

10:45am Mah Johgg at North End Library. Friends of the North End Library invite you to join in on their weekly Mah Jongg game at the library, beginners always welcome! Just show up.

1:00pm West End Social at West End Museum, 150 Staniford Street. Former and current West Enders, your family and friends are all welcome at our next West End Social. This community gathering offers the chance to meet, mingle and enjoy the people and history of our neighborhood. It’s free and light refreshments will be served.

6:00pm Greenway Gala at Rose Kennedy Greenway Tent. The annual Greenway Gala will be held on the Rose Kennedy Greenway on Rowes Wharf Plaza at High Street. Enjoy an evening under the stars celebrating Boston’s premier public park, more information.

7:00pm NEWRA Monthly Meeting – Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet Street. Recurring on the 2nd Thursday of the month. See www.newra.org for updates or email info@newra.org.

Friday, June 9

6:00pm Newpoli performs Tempo Antico. NEWPOLI is a group of exceptionally talented musicians who specialize in Southern Italian Folk Music, mainly from the regions of Campania and Puglia. Located at I AM Books, 189 North Street.

6:30pm Glow in the Park at Greenway (Across fromRowes Wharf). Quickly becoming a favorite annual event in Boston, Glow in the Park is back for its 3rd year! Hosted by the Greenway Conservancy and Glow in the Park’s young professional Co-chairs and Event Committee (see below). Tickets available here.

7:00pm Armenian Heritage Park Benefit at THE KITCHEN at Boston Public Market. From 7pm – 10pm will be a Park benefit at The KITCHEN of the Boston Public Market. Support the Armenian Heritage Park’s ongoing care by collaborating with The KITCHEN chefs to prepare delicious meals! Advance reservations required, more information.

8:00pm Movie Night: On Golden Pond at Rowes Wharf, Boston Harbor Hotel. The movie starts at dusk. Norman is a curmudgeon with an estranged relationship with his daughter Chelsea. At Golden Pond, he and his wife nevertheless agree to care for Billy, the son of Chelsea’s new boyfriend, and a most unexpected relationship blooms.

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