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Memorial Day Weekend Brief: 25 Things to do this Holiday Weekend, Friday Films, First-Time Homebuyer Seminar, Organ Recital

Today is Friday, May 24 and the official kick off to summer is here!

Here’s everything you need to know for Memorial Day Weekend…

1:00PM Friday Films at the Library: Women’s Pictures: When Women Ruled the Movie Box Office. Join the North End Library in April and May for their Friday Films series: Women’s Pictures: When Women Ruled the Movie Box Office, curated and introduced by Professor Barry Marshall. This week’s film is Brief Encounter, continue reading.

6:00PM First-time Homebuyer Seminar – The Italian Way. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for pizza and cannolis with a side of useful information on all the steps needed to purchase your first home. Limited seating is available so please RSVP to GLuzzi@OwnNewEngland.com.

6:00PM Organ Recital at St. Leonard’s Church. To celebrate the installation of the new pipe organ at Saint Leonard Church, there will be a free organ recital by internationally renowned Maestro, David Reccia Chynoweth, see additional details here.

Notable News:

25+ Great Things to Do Memorial Day Weekend in and Around Boston

From Boston Calling music festival to the Greenway Open Market, NBC Boston has pulled together a list of 25+ great things to do this holiday weekend, read more here.

Woodworking in the North End:


Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Saturday, May 25

1:00PM A Visit with Paul Revere. David Connor brings Boston’s favorite patriot vividly to life at the Paul Revere House. Ask him about the details of his midnight ride, inquire about his 16 children, or engage him in conversation about his activities as a member of the Sons of Liberty.

Sunday, May 26

12:00PM Cardinal O’Malley Mass and Dedication at St. Leonard Church. Cardinal O’Malley will be offering the Mass and blessing the new hand carved statues of Saint Frances and Saint Clare, along with the dedication of the new pipe organ. Immediately following Mass, there will be a reception held by St. Joseph’s Society. Cardinal O’Malley will be blessing the newly restored downstairs area.

From the Community:

KJ Hair Studio Celebrates Five Years in Boston’s North End as a Female Owned and Run Small Business

KJ Hair Studio, a friendly boutique salon in the historic North End of Boston, is proud to be a female owned and run small business. Kellyn Jones, owner of KJ Hair Studio, is excited to announce the salon’s expansion and rebranding, continue reading.

Zentangle Workshop

Zentangle is a style of meditative drawing that inspires focused attention, creativity, and relaxation. Certified Zentangle instructor Lori Champine will guide you through a two-hour workshop where you will create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns, or “tangles,” continue reading.

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