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Tuesday’s Brief: NBSS Skills, Italian Tall Ship, Lobster Roll Preference?

It’s Tuesday, be sure to check out the following:

Events for Tuesday, July 18th!

Italian Tall Ship, Amerigo Vespucci, Arrives in Boston Harbor. Located at World Trade Centre Station, Italian Tall Ship, Amerigo Vespucci, the ‘Lady of the Sea’, is an Italian Navy training ship that will be docked in the Seaport from July 18th through July 22nd. Public viewing hours are:
July 18th: 4:30 PM- 6:30 PM
July 19th: 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
July 20th: 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
July 21st: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM

11:00am ReadBoston’s Book Bike. The BookBike is an innovative addition to ReadBoston’s Storymobile program. The BookBike brings literacy activities and new books to children in an environmentally-friendly way. Located at Hanover Street & Cross Streets, more information.

6:00pm A Passion For Craft: Brent Hull of Lone Star Restoration. Texas-based restoration expert Brent Hull of the History Channel’s Lone Star Restoration will share his passion for craft at North Bennet Street School on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 from 6:00 – 8:00 pm. The free, public lecture will include stories such as the rescue of a classic red railroad caboose and the restoration of a prohibition-era subterranean liquor vault, among other projects. More information – located at the North Bennet Street School, 150 North St.

7:00pm Coolidge on The Greenway Movie Night – Back to the Future. Located at Parcel 16 – Wharf District Parks at the corner of Milk Street and Atlantic Avenue, this event is free!

Notable news found elsewhere:

Ed Sheeran loves this Italian restaurant in Boston

Ed Sheeran knows where to find good dining when he’s in Boston, often going to Strega, but there’s some speculation as to whether he’ll try North Square Oyster after Arya Stark, aka Maisie Williams, from “Game of Thrones” dined there, continue reading at, Boston Metro.

Hot or cold? That is the question for lobster roll enthusiasts

Maine and Connecticut both claim to have come up with the lobster roll, with Maine serving it cold with mayo and Connecticut serving it hot with butter. John Ross is the chef at Neptune Oyster where they offer both options, yet most customers choose hot over cold at a three-to-one ratio, Boston.com has the full story.

NBSS Action Shot and North End “Traffic” . . .

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Wednesday, July 19

5:00pm Tea & Tranquility at Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway. The Bostonian Hotel and MEM Tea Imports are hosting Tea & Tranquility, a monthly series held on the third Wednesday of each month June – August. There will be an introduction to walking the labyrinth at 5:30pm (Armenian Heritage Park). [Located at 26 North Street].

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 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 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 20

10:45am Mah Johgg at North End Library. Friends of the North End Library invite you to join in on their weekly Located at 25 Parmenter Street beginners always welcome! Just show up.

5:30pm NEMPAC Summer Concert Series on the Prado (Paul Revere Mall). NEMPAC Summer Concert Series on the Main Stage with NEMPAC Student Feature Concerts right before at 5:30 p.m. All free and open to the public! July 20th – REVMA, Authentic Greek Roots Music, find full details at www.nempacboston.org

5:30pm Boston Workplace Fitness. Cresa 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, more information.

6:30pm African American Heritage at West End Branch Library, Cambridge Street, 151 Cambridge Street. Author Rosalyn Elder discusses the legacy of our state’s African Americans. This fascinating talk will celebrate the history and the many contributions of people of color throughout Massachusetts’ history, more information.

From the Community: 

North End Against Drugs – Free Summer Arts & Crafts Program. The North End Against Drugs will offer free Arts and Crafts Programs to the youth of the North End.  Under the artistic direction of Patricia Romano, NEAD will offer Arts & Crafts outside the concession stand at the Mirabella Pool every Thursday through August 10th, view the event posting for complete details.

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