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Weekend Brief: Super Bowl Pep Rally, Little Groove Concert, Friday Film Series, More Sky Scrapers Breaking Ground

Things to know for Friday

The big game is less than two days away and for all of us who will be rooting on the Patriots from Boston, Eater Boston has pulled together the ultimate 2018 Super Bowl dining guide for the city. Whether you’re watching the game at a bar or at home while feasting on takeout, check out the top picks here

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

11:00AM Little Groove Concert at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for its Little Groove Concert where children have the opportunity to interact with parachutes, puppets, instruments, and more as they learn and play in a fun musical environment.

12:00PM Super Bowl Pep Rally for the NE Patriots at Faneuil Hall. Join the Faneuil Hall Marketplace merchants and members of the Boston University Cheerleading team for the ultimate pep rally as the New England Patriots prepare to take on the Philadelphia Eagles for Super Bowl LII.

2:00PM North End Library Friday Film Series: “The Verdict”. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for the February Friday Film series featuring movies set in Boston. This Friday’s film will be “The Verdict”, see here for additional details.

Notable News:

A 44-story tower is set to break ground, replacing the Garden Garage

After two years of winning city approvals, all other the necessary approvals have been confirmed to demolish the Garden Garage on Lomansey Way and begin work on another skyline-altering tower near North Station starting this summer. The $410 million project is set to open in 2021 and will join several other new towers in the surrounding blocks, Boston Globe has the full story.

Patriots fans of all shapes and sizes:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Saturday, February 3:

9:30AM Kids Lego Club at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for a fun morning of building legos for all ages.

10:00AM Pirandello Society Italian Film: “ll Sole Dentro” (“The Sun Inside”). Join Anna Rocca, Associate Professor of French & Ialian at Salem State University, as she introduces the 2012 film Il Sole Dentro (“The Sun Inside”) at the annual Pirandello Society’s Italian Film screening at the North End Library, see additional details here.

From the Community:

Free Seminar: The Truth About Counting Calories

Micah Logan will be hosting a seminar about the truth behind counting calories tomorrow at 133 Endicott Street. Should counting calories factor into your overall health plan? Find out what may work for you, continue reading.

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

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