Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: Cotton Candy Sky, Eastern Bakers Supply, Bridge Beatdown, Top Date Nights!

Everything you should know for Tuesday!

Events for Tuesday, July 11th:

10:30am Mindfulness for Adults at the North End Library, 25 Parmenter Street. Bring yourself back to the here and now with this introduction to mindfulness, which includes mild yoga, sitting meditation, and mindful listening. Instructor Hua Yang, PhD, RYT-200, is a cognitive neuro scientist with a long-term interest in the connection among the brain, body, mind and lifestyle. View the full post.

11:00am ReadBoston’s Book BikeThis summer we’re excited to officially partner with ReadBoston’s Storymobile program and will host the BookBike for the ReadBoston summer season. The BookBike is an innovative addition to ReadBoston’s Storymobile program. Located at Hanover Street & Cross Streets, more information.

6:30pm FOCCP Meeting – Friends of Christopher Columbus Park – Mariner’s House. Located at 11 North Square, Go to FOCCP.org for more information.

Articles from alternate sources:

As North Washington Street gentrifies, the last of the restaurant suppliers ships out

Over the last six decades, the chances are good that any chef, baker, or restaurateur in Boston has been to Eastern Bakers Supply Co. in the North End. Robert Kalustian, the store’s third-generation owner, will be moving to a 16,000-square-foot warehouse in Westwood, read in full at, The Boston Globe.

DA: Motorist threw coins at scooter driver before cutting him off and beating him with a baseball bat

Travis El-Saadi, of Everett was charged with beating a man with a baseball bat on the North Washington Street Bridge this past Friday morning. El-Saadi pulled over his gold Acura in front of the victim, who was on his scooter, continue reading at UniversalHub.

The Best Date Night Spots in Boston

First date or a just night out? Here’s a list at five of the best summer date night spots in Boston, with North Square Oyster and Table #77 at Tresca representing the North End, read the full article at Haute Living.

Cotton candy sunsets:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Wednesday, July 12

5:30pm Croquet on the West Lawn of Christopher Columbus Park. Croquet on the West Lawn of Christopher Columbus Park. The fun starts at 5:30 – 7:30pm. Free and open to all!

6:30pm The Beauty of Shipping Today. Old North Foundation Speaker Series presents The Beauty of Shipping Today with Speaker: Dr. Portia Ndlovu Tickets: “pay what you will” donation Reserve your ticket and view more information.

6:30pm Friends of the NE Library Meeting. This meeting is located at the North End Library, 25 Parmenter Street, Boston.

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

7:00pm Strickly Sinatra at City Hall Plaza. Strictly Sinatra and the music of Ol’ Blue Eyes as Michael Dutra takes to the stage drawing from a repertoire of more than 500 Sinatra classics.

7:00pm North End Movie Night w/Pizza! at the Gassy, DeFilippo Playground. Boston Community Collaborative is THRILLED to present 2017 NORTH END MOVIE NIGHTS!!! Pizza is at 7pm and movie at dark. The event is free, all are welcome! More information.

Thursday, July 13

10:00am Mah Jongg Drop-in at the North End Library. Friends of the North End Library invite you to drop in anytime between 10am and 2pm for Mah Jongg games at the library, 25 Parmenter Street.

5:30pm NEMPAC Summer Concert Series on the Prado. Located at the Paul Revere Mall, this is free and open to the public!
6:00 – 6:45 p.m. – Hilary Noble Jazz Duo
6:45 – 7:30 p.m. – Dirty Water Brass Band
Read full artist descriptions and find full details at www.nempacboston.org.

5:30pm Boston Workplace FitnessCresa Boston would like to bring together employees in nearby offices to The Greenway to participate in a fitness program promoting wellness in the workplace. Located at Milk Street & Atlantic Avenue.

6:00pm Peace Corps: Stories from the Field at West End Library. A Recruiting session to learn about the challenging, fulfilling and inspirational moments of Peace Corps service directly from a volunteer currently in the field. Located at Located at 151 Cambridge Street.

7:00pm NEWRA Monthly Meeting – Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet St. Recurring on the 2nd Thursday of the month, visit www.newra.org for more information.

From the Community: 

North End Against Drugs Seeks Support for Family Fun Festival. For the 28th consecutive year, North End Against Drugs will be providing a bunch of events free of charge to all North End families, teenagers, single adults and senior citizens during the summer. This yearly event costs over $16,000.00 to put on, not including the many in kind donations made. Each year it is tougher to meet our fundraising goal to pay for these great events. This year we will not get a grant that helped with 15% of that amount because the grant ended, read in full

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