Things to know for Friday

Today is Friday – May the 4th be with you! Now that the weather is finally a bit warmer, get outside and enjoy the fresh air. The Patios – an outdoor beer garden with ice cream, mini-gold, and puppies opens today in City Hall Plaza at 4PM!

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

8:00AM North End Friends of St. Francis House Annual Flea Market and Bake Sale. Start your Spring cleaning by going through closets, storage units and cellars and donating your unwanted items at the North End Friends of St. Francis House Annual Flea Market and Bake Sale, see additional details here.

11:00AM Little Groove Concert at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street when children will have the opportunity to interact with parachutes, puppets, instruments and more.

1:00PM Friday Film Series: The Godfather. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their Friday Film Series featuring this week’s film, The Godfather, see additional details here.

2:00PM City Council Hearing on Plastic Bags. The pubic is invited to attend a city council hearing on plastic bags in Boston at 1 City Hall Square in the Piedmonte Room on the fifth floor.

Notable News:

Boston’s Seaport: The Neighborhood We’re All About to Flock To

With the Fort Point Arts Community leading the charge to expand Boston’s creative spaces and a surplus of noteworthy restaurants that has earned the neighborhood area high remarks, the Seaport is one of Boston’s most up and coming areas, continue reading on OUT.

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Saturday, May 5

9:00AM North End Friends of St. Francis House Annual Flea Market and Bake Sale. Start your Spring cleaning by going through closets, storage units and cellars and donating your unwanted items at the North End Friends of St. Francis House Annual Flea Market and Bake Sale, see additional details here.

9:00AM Love Your Block – North End Neighborhood Cleanup. Join the residents of the North End and get involved in this spring cleaning program, see additional details.

10:00AM Taco Fest at Boston City Hall Plaza. Celebrate Cinco de Mao at City Hall Square with live music, DJ, wrestling and cerveza, see additional details here.

10:30AM I Piccoli Lettori. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for their Italian reading group for kids aged 0-4. Email info@iambooksboston or call 857-263-7665 for additional details.

11:00AM Greenway Spring Food Truck Festival. Join The Greenway for its annual family-friendly event to meet vendors and sample “Greenway Cuisine” from 38 food trucks and carts, see additional details here.

12:00PM Tot Lot Celebration at Christopher Columbus Park. Celebrate the new sand and sand toys with free pizza and entertainment at Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, see additional details here.

1:00PM World Labyrinth Day: Walk As One & Reception to View Abstract Sculpture. Gather at Armenian Heritage Park to walk as one in peace and harmony with people in cities and towns worldwide, see additional details here.

6:00PM Trivia Challenge – Carla Gambescia: La Dolce Vita University. Come travel with La Dolce Vita University to the heart of Italian culture in the seductive spirit of La Dolce Vita at I AM Books located at 189 North Street.

Sunday, May 6

10:00AM Taco Fest at Boston City Hall Plaza. Celebrate Cinco de Mao at City Hall Square with live music, DJ, wrestling and cerveza, see additional details here.

From the Community:

North End’s il Molo Debuts New Lunch Menu

Il Molo is debuting its new seasonal lunch options designed for both express and leisurely luncheons. The new menu showcases exceptional ingredients and the freshest products to create flavors that will cater to all palettes, continue reading.

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