Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Public Safety Meeting, Rosary Mass & Testimony, Most Visited Boston Spots

Things to know for Thursday

Your daily round up for Thursday, December 7:

Anniversary of Pearl Harbor Attack

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.

3:30PM STEAM Crafternoons at West End Library. Join the West End Library at 151 Cambridge Street for an afternoon where kids will have access to an abundance of supplies. The event is ideal for all ages and will feature one science-related project and one craft. Email rfox@bpl.org to pre-register.

6:00PM NE Public Safety Meeting at the Nazzaro Center. North End residents are welcome to attend the public safety meeting which will be held with Boston Police Area A-1 at 30 North Bennet Street.

6:30PM Rosary, Mass & Testimony with Colleen & John Willard at Sacred Heart Church. Join Sacred Heart Catholic Church for their Rosary and Holy Mass & Testimony with Colleen and John Wilard taking place at 12 North Square, view additional details here.

Notable News:

These are the most visited spots in Boston, according to Lyft

Lyft recently revealed the winners of the 2017 Lyftie Awards this past Thursday and for the third year, celebrating the most visited restaurants, bars and other locations by users. Metro Boston has the full list of frequently visited places.

Decorated Christmas Tree:

“The British are coming” – Paul Revere, (Boston, Massachusetts)

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Friday, December 8:

6:00PM Author Talk: Anthony LoFrisco (The LoFrisco Family Cookbook, How Josie Brought Sicily to Brooklyn). Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for an author talk by Anthony LoFrisco. The book is part cookbook, part memoir as LoFrisco shares his mother’s simple and delicious recipes while embracing family stories of growing up in an Italian-American neighborhood in Brooklyn, see additional details here.

Saturday, December 9:

12:00PM “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” for charity. Join WZLK-FM in Faneuil Hall as a number of organizations get together for charity. The event will feature a blood drive with the American Red Cross, photos with Santa, entertainment by Greater Boston School of Dance and Life of the Party, and toy bins set up for donations to the New England Patriots Toy Drive.

12:00PM STEAM Saturday at North End Library. Join the North End Library every other Saturday at 25 Parmenter Street for STEAM activities. The activities are best suited for Children ages 6 and younger, see additional details.

From the Community:

Rare and Vintage Books/Gifts in Faneuil Hall 12/10 and 12/11

A collection of rare and vintage books will be on display and for sale starting at 11AM this coming Saturday. The collection will feature many local products that would make a great gift, continue reading.

 Il Molo Brings Traditional Italian Christmas Eve Dinner to the North End

The week before Christmas, Chef Pino Maffeo of North End seafood hotspot il Molo will feature his highly anticipated Feast of the Seven Fishes a la carte menu. The seven dishes, which are priced between $16 and $38, are inspired by the own family traditions and Italian roots of the il Molo team, continue reading.

Kids Book Club at the North End Library

Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street on Thursday, December 7th from 4:00PM – 5:00PM for the Kids Book Club. The book club is for kids in grades 1 through 5, continue reading.

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