Daily Briefs

Weekend Brief: Friday Film Series, Tunnel of Love, Best Places for Peace and Quiet

Things to know for Friday

Today is Friday, February 9 and the 2018 Winter Olympic Games are officially here. If tonight’s opening ceremony doesn’t have you excited, swing by the North End Rink to try you hand at this famous Olympic sport

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Here’s what else you need to know for the Weekend…

2:00PM North End Library Film Series: ‘Next Stop Wonderland’. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their February Friday film series featuring movies set in Boston. This week’s film is ‘Next Stop Wonderland’, see additional details here.

Notable News:

Places to find peace and quiet all over the region

In today’s day and age, it can be difficult to find a special place for some peace and quiet. With the constant blaring of TVs, radios, ringing phones and more – the Boston Globe has pulled together some of the top places in the region to find peace and quiet including the North End’s own Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway.

Finishing Touches:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Saturday, February 10:

10:30AM I Piccoli Lettori. Join I AM Books at 190 North Street for its Italian language reading group for children. Littles ones ages 0-4 and their parents are invited to engage in multiple readings and games for a fun morning of Italian language learning.

4:00PM Valentine’s Day Tunnel of Love. Stop by the Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park where the trellis will become a heart-shaped entrance with five-foot-tall, handmade “conversation hearts” linking the walkway, see here for additional details. 

“Sunday, February 11:

5:00PM Annual Valentine’s “Amore” Opera Dinner and Concert. Join NEMPAC for their annual love-themed ‘Amore’ dinner concert which includes a three course dinner at Lucia Ristorante paired with love songs from various musicals, see here for additional details.

From the Community:

Food Trivia Nights at the Boston Public Market

Join the Boston Public Market every Wednesday in February for a food trivia night in the hub. No sign up is necessary, continue reading.

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

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