Daily Briefs

Weekend Brief: Underneath Old North Church, Genocide Commemorations, Friday Film Series

Things to know for Friday

Today is Friday, April 20 and if you’re in the mood for a sensational sub this weekend, Phantom Gourmet has you covered with their countdown of 8 great spots for sandwiches including the North End’s own Pauli’s. 

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

11:00AM Meet the Musicians & Storytime. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for a special series of story times with Ms. Alyson & NEMPAC. Each week they will share a story, a craft and meet a new artist and their instrument.

1:00PM Friday Film Series: Sound of Music. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their Friday Film Series featuring the Sound of Music. See additional details here.

Notable News:

Underground Boston: Old North Church & Unearthing the North End

The Old North Church was  featured on WCVB’s recent airing of Underground Boston. Take a behind the scenes tour of the historical landmark and learn more about some of the precious artifacts found in the North End, read more on WCVB.

Life if Ruff:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Saturday, April 21

10:00AM Film & Literary Exploration of Boston’s Waterfront at Leventhal Center. Laurie Zapalac and Mike Manning are partnering with the Boston Harbor Walk to host the first ever film and literary virtual exploration of Boston’s waterfront and harbor. See additional details here.

10:30AM I Piccoli Lettori. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for its Italian reading group for children ages 0-4. Email info@iambooksboston.com or call 857-263-7665 for more information.

3:00PM Massachusetts Armenian Genocide Commemoration. Join the Massachusetts Armenian Genocide Commemoration Committee at Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway to come together and honor the shared history.

6:00PM Literary reading and open mic. Join I AM Books and the Italian American Writers Association at 189 North Street for a literary reading and open mic night.

Sunday, April 22

1:30PM Walk Against Genocide. Join the Massachusetts Coalition to Save Darfur for the Walk Against Genocide starting at the Holocaust Memorial and closing at the Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway.

3:30PM LeggiAMO Insieme. Join I AM Books and the volunteer group Nati per Leggere of Greater Boston at 189 North Street for full immersion Italian story time and play for children ages 4-7. For more information email info@iambooksboston.com or call 857-263-7665.

From the Community:

Mother’s Day Celebration at ABCD North End / West End Service Center

The ABCD North End / West End Neighborhood Service center will host its annual Mother’s Day celebration on Friday, May 11 at 12:30PM at 1 Michelangelo Street, continue reading.

Director of Nursing Appointed for North End Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center

Beth Fearon has been appointed the Director of Nursing at the North End Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center. Fearnon oversees the nursing department at the 100-bed skilled nursing center, continue reading.

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