Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: Remembering September 11th, Man Attempts to Kidnap Girl in Faneuil Hall, Wharf District Council Meeting, FOCCP Meeting

Things to know for Tuesday

Today is Tuesday, September 11th and it’s been seventeen years since the terrorist attacks that shook our country. Here are some local events to commemorate the 17th Anniversary of the September 11th attacks. 

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

12:00PM 9/11 Mass. Military Heroes Fund Service Project. The Massachusetts Military Heroes Fund invites you to take part in a care package service project to support active duty service members and veterans, as well as a pledge drive to support local Gold Star & Survivor (bereaved) military families. Meet at Mother’s Walk of the Rose Kennedy Greenway, Boston, MA (between High St. & India St., across from the Boston Harbor Hotel).

5:00PM Wharf District Council Meeting. Join the Wharf District Council in the Leventhal Room at the Boston Harbor Hotel on Rowes Wharf for their monthly meeting.

6:30PM FOCCP Monthly Meeting at Mariner’s House. Stop by 11 North Square, 2nd floor, for the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park monthly meeting to join in planning upcoming events and recap recent Park news, see additional details here.

Notable News:

Police: Man tried to kidnap girl from parents near Faneuil Hall

A 27-year-old man allegedly tried to kidnap a 13-year-old girl Sunday afternoon in Faneuil Hall, offering to “buy” her before attempting to drag her away, read the full story on Boston25News.com.

Pooch Smooch Booth:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Wednesday, September 12

6:30PM Friends of the NE Library Meeting. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter street for their monthly meeting.

6:30PM Paul Revere’s Sons of Liberty Bowl: An American Icon. Stop by the Old South Meeting House at 310 Washington Street for free Lowell Lecture Series presented by the Paul Revere Memorial Association. This year the annual fall lecture series examines Boston’s reaction to the Townshed Acts, upon their 250th anniversary.

Thursday, September 13

10:00AM Gentle Yoga at Christopher Columbus Park. Stop by Christopher Columbus Park at 110 Atlantic Ave for a free gentle yoga class.

12:30PM Let Me Tell You a Story at West End Library. Join the West End Library at 151 Cambridge street for the rare pleasure of being read to as an adult. Fell free to bring your lunch and enjoy the reading of a story or two.

6:00PM Fall Book Launch: Boston Food Crawls. Stop by Shake the Tree at 67 Salem Street where Boston Food/Travel Blogger, JQ Louse will be signing copies of her new book, exploring the Boston food scene with her 100 top suggestions.

7:00PM NEWRA Monthly Meeting at the Nazzaro Center. Stop by 30 N Bennet street on the 2nd Thursday of every month for the North End / Waterfront Residents Association monthly meeting, see additional details here.

7:00PM Aquarium Lecture Series: Up Close with the Northern Fur Seals. Stop by Simons IMAX Theater at 1 Central Wharf for the Aquarium lecture series featuring the social behavior of the northern fur seal, see here for additional details and to register.

From the Community:

Author Talk: Carmine Vittoria

Carmine Vittoria discusses his book, Bitter Chicory to Sweet Espresso: Survival and Deliverance from WWII in the Naples, Italy, Area 1940-49, which relates events of WWII as witnessed by the author as a child, continue reading.

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