Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Carbo Loading for Marathon Monday, Liaison Lunch & Learn, Mean Streets, Free Reiki Session, NE Library Meeting

Today is Wednesday, April 10 and yesterday three lucky Nazzaro Center kids were able to experience Opening Day with the Red Sox courtesy of North End resident and Assistant Director of Scouting of the Boston Red Sox, Paul Toboni, continue reading.

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

2:00PM Liaison, Lunch and Learn at Caffee Dello Sport. Meet with your Neighborhood Liaison, Maria Lanza, to learn more about Civic Engagement and opportunities to serve your community at 308 Hanover Street.

5:00PM Poetry of Martin Scorsese’s “Mean Streets” at the North End Library. David Blair’s new book of essays Walk Around discusses Scorsese’s 1973 film Mean Streets as a poetic text and touchstone toward understanding urban geographies and as an introduction to personal art. David will join film series curator Barry Marshall to introduce the movie with a reading from his work about watching Mean Streets in Pittsburgh.

6:00PM Free Reiki Session at Mariner’s House. There will be a free Reiki clinic at the Mariners House, 11 North Square, 6-8 pm. 2nd floor. Refreshments will be provided. Your neighbor and Reiki Master, Sunny Davidson.

6:30PM Friends of NE Library Meeting. The Friends of the North End Library will hold a meeting at 25 Parmenter Street.

Notable News:

The ultimate guide to Marathon Monday

Marathon Monday is an iconic holiday in the city of Boston and the entire weekend leading up to the Patriots Day holiday is just as splendid of a time in the city. The Boston Herald had pulled together an ultimate guide to Marathon Monday including carbo loading at Tony & Elaine’s on North Washington Street, read more from the Boston Herald.

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, April 11

7:00PM NEWRA Monthly Meeting at Nazzaro Center. Stop by 30 North Bennet Street for the North End Waterfront Residents Association monthly meeting, see additional details here.

Friday, April 12

6:30PM Red Hen Press Authors’ Night. Join Brittany Ackerman, Dennis Must, Ellen Meeropol, and Kathline Carr will be reading works of literature at I AM BOOKS, Boston. Brittany Ackerman will read and discuss her collection of essays The Perpetual Motion Machine alongside fellow Red Hen Press authors for a night of literary conversation.

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