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Tuesday’s Brief: Disney Shorts, Irish Heritage Night, North End Night Watch, New Aquarium CEO

Things to know for Tuesday

Today is Tuesday, March 27 and if you love learning about the history of the North End, or just enjoy a good read, be sure to check out The Messenger’s latest post on what it was like to keep order and patrol with the night watch in the North End in the eighteenth century. 

Here’s what else you need to know for Tuesday…

Tuesday, March 27

10:30AM Disney Shorts with Mr. Dan. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street where Toddlers and Preschool-aged kids are invited to join Mr. Dan for a changing collection of Disney Shorts, large groups can register by calling 617-227-8135.

6:30PM Irish Heritage Night at the West End Museum. Join the West End Museum at 150 Staniford Street and the last resident of the old West End, Elizabeth Kearney Blood’s, grandchildren for this open and free event for the public.

7:00PM Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee Meeting at the Mariners House. This month’s agenda features the proposed two-story addition at 58 Fleet Street.

Notable News:

New England Aquarium has a new CEO

Vikki Spruill has been named the new president and chief executive at the New England Aquarium on Monday, nearly a year after the surprising departure of its former chief. Spruill will start her new job at the aquarium on July 30, replacing interim chief executive Donna Hazard, chair of the aquarium’s board of trustees, read more from the Boston Globe.

Good Morning Boston:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Wednesday, March 28

6:30PM Famous Women in History from the North End. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter street as Alex Goldfeld of the North End Historical Society gives a presentation on Famous Women in History from the North End, see additional details here.

6:30PM North End Teen Book Club. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for the North End Teen Book Club discusses the next book, Renegades. The program is for grades 6-12 and copies of the book are available at the library.

Thursday, March 29

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.

From the Community:

Greenway Art & Play Ambassadors Needed for Volunteer Program

The Greenway is currently recruiting Art and Play Ambassadors for their 2019 volunteer Ambassador season. They are looking for people who are passionate about urban spaces, community engagement and public art, continue reading.

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

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