Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Harvest Party, Book Launch, Kids Craft, OSIA Swearing In

Things to know for Thursday

Today is Thursday, October 25. Here’s a joke from local comedy writer Ben Alper:

“Taco Bell is returning to Boston, opening a new restaurant on Summer Street. To celebrate the event, a Paul Revere impersonator will be on hand, shouting, “The chalupas are coming!” – Ben Alper

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

10:30AM Kids Craft at the North End Library. Kids 18 months and older are invited to join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street to design and create in a craft program designed just for them.

6:00PM Fall Book Launch: New England Invite. Local foodie Kate Bowler of DomestikatedLife will be serving up snacks and signing copies of her new cookbook, featuring 70+ recipes, seasonal party menus, and easy entertaining tips at Shake the Tree located at 67 Salem Street.

7:00PM Harvest Party at Boston Public Market. Boston Public Market’s Third Annual Harvest Party will feature more than 30 BPM vendor food samples, 10 New England brewery and cidery pop-ups, live music, dancing, and more! It’s a full night of revelry that’s not to be missed!

7:00PM North End OSIA Swearing in at St. Leonard Church. North End OSIA (Lodge #2996) is officially being sworn-in as a charter. All prospective and current members are invited to attend this incredible event featuring national and local representatives from OSIA.

8:15PM North End OSIA Members Reception at Fisherman’s Club. Come join fellow North End OSIA members to celebrate the new lodge and network with your new brother and sister members. Space is limited so please message us directly or contact NorthEndOSIA@gmail.com with any questions.

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, October 26

10:00AM Preschool Movie Hour. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their movie hour for children ages 1-6. This week’s film will be The Cat in the Hat Knows a lot About That! Halloween!

12:30PM ABCD Neighborhood Service Center Halloween Party. The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) Annual Halloween Party will feature lunch and treats, but no tricks! Stop by place at 1 Michelangelo Street for the party and see additional details here.

Saturday, October 27

10:30AM I Piccoli Lettori. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for a Halloween themed Italian reading group for children ages 0-4.

12:00PM Pet Parade and Costume Contest. Faneuil Hall Marketplace will host the sixth annual Halloween Pet Parade and Costume Contest where pet owners are invited to dress their pets in Halloween costumes and parade around Faneuil Hall Marketplace, see additional details here.

1:00PM “Step on It” Scavenger Hunt by WalkBoston. Join in a sidewalk scavenger hunt through downtown Boston.Participants (teams of 1-6 people) will receive clues challenging them to find specific items embedded or engraved in the Downtown Boston sidewalks and pathways, see additional details here.

1:00PM North End Halloween Party & Parade. The 67th North End Halloween Party and Parade will be held on Saturday, October 27th, starting at 1pm at Hanover & Battery Streets, see additional details here.

6:00PM Literary Reading and Open Mic – Italian American Writers Association. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for the Italian American Writer’s Association’s presentation of a literary reading and open pic night.

From the Community:

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