Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Changing Shape of Boston, Charlotte Cushman Talk, Anti-Gun Violence Rally Still A Go, 200,000 Without Power

Things to know for Wednesday

Today is Wednesday, March 13 and if being cooped up after yet another Nor’easter has got you itching to get out of the house…check out Phantom Gourmet’s great 8 places to eat in the North End.

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

RESCHEDULED: The Changing Shape of Boston at Old North Church. This lecture has been rescheduled to Monday, March 26th at 6pm.

6:30PM Charlotte Cushman Talk at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for America’s first international star actress Charlotte Cushman’s theatrical successes and personal failures brought to life by Professor Emerita Martha Vicinus.

Notable News:

The March 14 Anti-Gun Violence Student Rally in Boston Is a Go

Although most schools in Boston and several other communities have been cancelled, students still plan to hold a walk out the following day while the March 14 Anti-Gun Violence Rally is still on, read more from Boston Magazine.

More than 200,000 without power in Mass.

After Tuesday’s nor’easter, more than 200,000 homes and businesses are without power as the high winds and continuous snow stir up blinding blizzard conditions, read more from the Boston Globe.

Revel in the snow:

Step 1: Find a secret garden | Step 2: Let the earth fill it up with snow | Step 3: Revel in it

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, March 14

3:45PM Fiber Arts at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street where children ages 7-10 are invited to participate in an exclusive Fiber Arts class where they will learn about the cultures and artists that use these methods. Space is limited, please register in advance at 617-227-8135.

5:45PM North End Against Drugs Family Dinner / Family Talk. North End Residents and Nazzaro Center members are invited to attend the family dinner and discussion at 30 North Bennet Street, see additional details here.

6:00PM Author Talk: Maxim D. Shrayer – Waiting for America. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for an evening with the award winning author and Boston College professor Maxim D. Shrayer. Shrayer will read from his book “Waiting for America: A story of Emigration.’ Copies of both the American and Italian editions will be available for sale and signing.

Friday, March 15

11:00AM Meet the Instruments Jr! Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street  and NEMPAC takes over story time for a fun “Meet the Instruments Jr” class 30-minute demo.

12:30PM ABCD North End / West End Neighborhood Center St. Patricks Day. Space is limited for the event taking place at 1 Michelangelo Street. Call to reserve a space if you wish to attend at 617-523-8125.

2:00PM Friday Film Series: On the Waterfront. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their Friday film series featuring the 1954 film On the Waterfront, see additional details here.

From the Community:

Spring Sound Healing – March 21 at the Swiss Healing Center

Experience the magic of sound healing with 90 minutes of pure bliss with Joe Hayes of SoundScapers. Feel physical, emotional and spiritual tension released after a thorough sound immersion, continue reading.

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

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