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Things to know for Friday

Your daily round up for 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.

Notable News:

These Classic Dive Bars Are Pure Boston

As new chic restaurants and pubs pop up across Boston, the number of dive bars are quickly diminishing. NECN did a round up of the 15 more classic dive bars featuring the North End’s own Corner Cafe as the perfect spot for people looking for a break from the typical high-end atmosphere of the neighborhood.

A Rising Star: Lydia Edwards Ready to Lead as City Councilor

Even before Lydia Edwards was victorious in the district council election for East Boston, Charlestown and the North End, she was dubbed a rising star on the Boston political scene. The East Boston Times-Free Press has the full story on Edwards’ rise to City Council member.

Flashback to when it was warm enough to celebrate in the streets:

From back when it was warm enough to celebrate in the streets and I had enough time to take photos

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Saturday, November 18:

9:00AM Old North Brass Polishing at 185 Salem St. Join the congregation of the Old North Church for their annual brass polishing party, giving volunteers a rare chance to get up close and personal with priceless artifacts, view the full event post.

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.

10:30AM I Piccooli Lettori. Join I Am Books at 189 North Street for its Italian reading group for children ages 0-4 and their parents. Together, the group will engage in multiple readings and games for a fun morning of Italian language and learning.

5:00PM Planes, Trains and Automobiles Movie at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. The iconic Thanksgiving classic, “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” will be shown outdoors from 5:00pm -7:00pm. to get everyone in the holiday mood.

6:00PM Author Talk: Annalisa Menin. Join I AM books at 189 North St. for an author talk with Annalisa Menin, click here for more information.

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.

From the Community:

NEMPAC Presents: Handel’s Part I of “THE MESSIAH” – Third Annual Holiday Concert

Join NEMPAC on Wednesday, December 13th as they celebrate the festive season with a special concert, starting with a prelude sung by the NEMPAC Youth Choir. Tickets and seating are limited so be sure to reserve your tickets online, continue reading.

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Keep up with what’s happening on the Events Calendar.

Weather Forecast:

Clear
Sunday
Sun-12/17/17 0%
Clear
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High near 30F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
High 33° / Low 22°
Snow
Monday
Mon-12/18/17 40%
Snow
Occasional snow showers mixing with rain in the afternoon. High around 35F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precip 40%.
High 35° / Low 32°
Partly Cloudy
Tuesday
Tue-12/19/17 10%
Partly Cloudy
Considerable clouds early. Some decrease in clouds later in the day. High near 45F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph.
High 45° / Low 35°

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