Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: 19 Best Restaurants, Mayor’s Coffee Hour, ReadBoston Book Bike, Wharf District Council Meeting, Jazz in the Park , RUFF Monthly Meeting, Aquarium Lecture

Things to know for Tuesday

Today is Tuesday, July 17 and here’s what else you need to know for today…

9:30AM Mayor’s Coffee Hour. Come speak directly to Mayor Walsh and staff from City departments at Christopher Columbus Park about open space and other neighborhood needs. See additional details here.

11:00AM Little Groove Concert at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for an interactive event for children who can learn in a musical environment.

11:15AM ReadBoston Book Bike. Check out ReadBoston’s Storymobile program on the Greenway at Cross & Hanover Streets and share the love of books with children through activities and literature in an environmentally-friendly way.

4:30PM Wharf District Council Meeting with Mayor Walsh. This annual meeting with Mayor Marty Walsh will be held at the New England Aquarium Cafe. Also on the agenda is a presentation on the Showplace Icon Theater at Seaport by Bob Gallivan Director and the Northern Avenue Bridge Project.

6:00PM Jazz in the Park Summer Concert Series. NEMPAC will again bring this free and open to the public concert series to the Park. Enjoy music entertainment outdoors, in partnership with the City of Boston and the Greenway Conservancy, see additional details here.

6:00PM RUFF Monthly Meeting. Join RUFF at the Nazzaro Center (30 N. Bennet Street) to talk about event planning, fundraising and park maintenance.

6:30PM Author Keach Hagey Book Talk: The King of Content. West End Native & Media Magnate Sumner Redstone is the subject of Keach Hagey’s new book The King of Content. Author Hagey will give a talk at the West End Museum. Read more details here.

Notable News:

19 Best Restaurants in Boston

Boston has reached its culinary stride and is moving beyond traditional New England classics. CondeNast Traveler has pulled together the 19 best restaurants in Boston including the North End’s own Neptune Oyster and Pomodoro, read more on CNT.

Summer Views:

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Wednesday, July 18

5:00PM Tea and Tranquility at the Armenian Heritage Park. For first time walkers, an introduction to walking the labyrinth will begin at 5:30 p.m. Then join the early evening meet & greet, walk the labyrinth and enjoy Tea & Desserts hosted by The Bostonian Hotel & MEM TEA Imports. RSVP here.

6:00PM Yappy Hour at the Living Room. RUFF invites you to Yappy Hour July! Absolute Vodka and Polka Dog will be sponsoring treats for humans and dogs. Come and enjoy a summer beverage on the patio with your pup and meet other dog owners. Dog not required to attend!

7:00PM North End Movie Night at the Gassy. Pizza at 7 p.m. followed by a movie at dark at the Gassy / DeFilippo Playground on Prince Street.

Thursday, July 18 

10:00AM Gentle Yoga at Christopher Columbus Park. Participate in Gentle Yoga this summer as part of free fitness classes in Christopher Columbus Park.

7:00PM Aquarium Lecture: The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life and a Healthier Planet. Join Paul Greenberg, Jame Beard Award-winning author for a lecture on The Omega Principle, see additional details here.


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