Things to know for Thursday
Today is Thursday, March 29 and with opening day just a week away, you know Marathon Monday is right around the corner. Marathon Daffodils is looking for donations and volunteers to help distribute thousands of potted blooming daffodil plants along the marathon route.
Here’s what else you need to know for Thursday…
3:45PM Fiber Arts at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street as children ages 7-10 are invited to participate in practicing a variety of techniques to create projects while learning about the cultures and artists that use these methods. Register in advance by calling 617-227-8135.
6:00PM Author Talk: New Italian Migrations. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for a discussion on Laura E Ruberto and Joseph Sciorra’s edited essays by an elite roster of scholars in Italian American studies.
New York City’s Magnolia Bakery is officially opening in Faneuil Hall at 10AM this morning. The highly-anticipated bakery will be dishing out free sweet treats for the first 50 customers to buy anything in the shop this week until April 5, read more on Patch.com.
Discussion on Famous Women in History from the North End:
Thanks to Alex Goldfeld of the North End Historical Society and the North End Branch of the BPL for Alex’s great talk tonight “Famous Women in History from the North End”! The North End has been home to a lot of remarkable women! Harriot Hunt, Sarah Joseph Hale, Charlotte Cushman, Rachel Revere, Clementina Poto Langone…. . . #northendhistoricalsociety #Alexgoldfeld #northend #boston #northsquarepublicart #northsquareart #bostonhistory #nothsquarestories #HarriotHunt #SarahJosephHale #CharlotteCushman #RachelRevere #ClementinaPotoLangone
Plan your events with the Community Calendar:
Friday, March 30
10:00AM North End / Waterfront Easter Egg Hunt. Join the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park, The Living Room and Boston Community Collaborative for an Easter Egg Hunt in Christopher Columbus Park, see additional details and weather updates here.
Saturday, March 31
1:00PM One April in Boston Book Signing. Stop by the Paul Revere House at 19 N Square as Ben Edwards signs copies of his recently re-released book, One April in Boston. Learn about his special connection to the Revere family and more about his research and excerpts from the book.
From the Community:
Meet Secretary of State Candidate and City Councilor, Josh Zakim on Monday April 12 and hear about his vision for the Secretary of State’s Office at 75 Fulton Street, continue reading.
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