Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Harborfront Skyscraper Pushing Ahead, Don’t Miss Harborfest, Feast Season

Things to know for Wednesday

Today is Wednesday, June 27th and here’s why you won’t want to miss Boston Harborfest 2018 – kicking off tomorrow in Faneuil Hall. 

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

10:30AM Celebrating What Unites Us! at the Armenian Heritage Park. This monthly collaborative series celebrates the immigrant experience, builds community and cross-cultural understanding and promotes healthy living. More details and RSVP here.

Notable News:

Despite possible lawsuits, Chiofaro is pushing ahead with harborfront skyscraper

Following state approvals and despite likely lawsuits to come, The Chiofaro Co will move forward with planning a 600-foot-high building on the Boston waterfront, read more on the Boston Globe.

Feast Season:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, June 28

Last Official School Day for Boston Public Schools. The North End’s Eliot K-8 School will have early dismissal beginning at 12:45PM.

9:30AM Mayor’s Coffee Hour. POSTPONED TO JULY 17.

10:00AM Gentle Yoga at Christopher Columbus Park. Stop by the free fitness class and gentle yoga in the North End.

11:00AM Harborfest Kick Off at Faneuil Hall. Join the ceremonies for Harborfest kick off at Faneuil Hall and stay for cake!

2:00PM City Council hearing on Boston’s Resident Parking Permits. Members of the public are invited to attend and testify at the City Council hearing on Boston’s resident parking permits, see additional details here.

5:00PM Greg Henning Meet and Greet at Golden Goose Cafe. Join Greg Henning at 65 Atlantic Ave and support his bid for Suffolk County DA.

6:00PM North End Junior All Stars Game. The North End Junior All Stars will host the South Brewick, Maine 9YO Jr All Stars at Langone Park, see here for additional details.

6:00PM Abutters Meeting for Starbucks at 198 Hanover Street. Join the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services at an abutters meeting taking place at the Nazzaro Center.

8:30PM Under a Strawberry Moon. Meet/greet and network while walking the moonlit Labryinth and enjoying chocolate dipped strawberries, see additional details here.

Friday, June 29

9:00AM NBSS Info Session for Veterans. Join the North Bennet Street School at 150 North Street for nan information session for full-time programs specifically for veterans and active service members, see additional details here.

12:30PM ABCD Neighborhood Service Center 4th of July Party. Join the ABCD North End / West End Service Center for their 4th of July celebration. Call 617-523-8125 to reserve your spot.

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