Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: November Book Club, Cooking Classes, Amazon Hope

Things to know for Wednesday

Your daily round up for Wednesday, November 15:

6:00PM Book Club at North End Library. Join the North End Branch Library at 25 Parmenter St. as they discuss November’s book, Sherman Alexie’s 2008 “Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian”, view additional details here.

Notable News:

Boston ranks as top contender for Amazon’s new HQ, report says

A new report published by the Wall Street Journal names Boston as the second-best contender overall for Amazon’s new headquarters. When looking at college population, tech labor, fiscal health, cost of living, cultural fit and state tax rank, Boston is considered to have everything Amazon is looking for in their search, WCVB has the full story.

Learning to cook like an Italian:

Under the guidance of Chef Francois, I have become more domesticated 👨🏻‍🍳🇮🇹

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, November 16:

11:00AM Water Transportation Study Open House at Leventhal Center. Join Boston Harbor Now and other community members at 50 Rowes Wharf for a water transportation study open house. Learn more about the process and provide feedback on project, view additional details here.

11:00AM Mahjong Games at North End Library. Enjoy the American-style variant of Mahjong, a tile-based game that originated in China and requires skill, strategy, and calculation, view the full event posting here.

Author Talk “Dining Out in Boston: Culinary History” at Mariner’s House. Join the North End Historical Society and James C. O’Connell at 11 North Square as he speaks about his new book, “Dining Out in Boston: A Culinary History” – paying special attention to the North End sections of his book, see additional details here.

6:00PM NEMPAC presents NARNIA the Musical. NEMPAC Music Theatre Troupe presents a youth production of Narnia the Musical at St. Stephen’s Catholic Church located at 24 Clark Street, click here for more information and to purchase tickets.

Friday, November 17:

10:00AM NBSS Open House 2017. Join the North Bennet Street School at 150 North Street for demonstrations throughout the buildings spaces. Meet with faculty, students, alumni and other memebers of the school’s community, click here to RSVP.

10:00AM Baby Story Time at North End Library. Join Ms. Alyson for stories, songs, fun, and more in a program just for babies. This program is for babies 0-18 months. Please come prepared to actively engage with your child, view the post.

11:00AM Preschool Story Time at North End Library. Join Ms. Alyson for a story time filled with books, songs, activities, and more! This program is for children ages 18 months and older. Please come prepared to actively engage with your child. View the posting.

2:00PM Friday Film “Broadway Danny Rose” at North End Branch Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their Friday film series. This week’s film will feature The Secret of Santa Vittoria from 1969.

6:00PM The Routledge History of Italian Americans. Join I AM Books and Authors Stanisalo Pugliese and William Connell at 189 North St. as they discuss the trials and triumphs of one of the nation’s largest ethnic groups with the Routledge History of Italian Americans.

From the Community:

il Molo Launches Happy Hour, Pregame Menu

Whether you’re looking for an after-work outing or a pregame destination before heading to the TD Garden, il Molo has has launched a new menu featuring classic bar fare. The North End seafood hotspot will start to feature the new menu on weekdays from 4pm-6pm, continue reading.

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