Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Barbershop Ready for Stanley Cup Visit, Ari Daniel Lecture (PBS Nova), School Honors

Today is Thursday, May 30 and here’s what else you need to know for today…

7:00PM Lecture: Journalist Ari Daniel from PBS Nova. Stop by the New England Aquarium for a free lecture with Scientist and Producer for the PBS show “NOVA” Ari Daniel as he explains the impact of storytelling in communicating scientific concepts to a mass audience, see additional details here.

Notable News:

North End Barbershop Hoping For Another Stanley Cup Visit

Given the proximity to the TD Garden, many of the Boston Bruins players call the North End home. Neighborhood barbershop Boston Barber and Tattoo Co is a frequent for many of the players and the shop is hoping they stop by for a cut, but not until they win the cup, read more on CBS Boston.

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, May 31

12:00PM Pride Flag Raising at City Hall. Sponsored by Mayor Martin J. Walsh, the Flag Raising at City Hall Plaza is the first official event of Pride Week, May 31 to June 11. Boston Pride is celebrating 49 years of advocacy for the LGBTQ community with this year’s theme “Looking back, Loving Forward,” which represents the recognition of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and is meant to encourage the community to reflect back on the many challenges and incredible victories of the LGBTQ+ community in that time.

1:00PM Friday Films at the Library: Women’s Pictures: When Women Ruled the Movie Box Office. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street 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 Mildred Pierce, see additional details here.

5:30PM RESCHEDULED: Yappy Hour at the Battery Wharf Hotel Patio. Grab your furry friend and stop by the Battery Wharf Hotel Patio to join RUFF North End, Absolut Vodka, Battery Wharf Hotel, and Polka Dog Bakery for the North End Yappy Hour, see additional details here.

6:00PM In Arte – The Contemporary Arte Scene in Rome and Italy. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street and Giardini di Sole as they host renowned artist Natino Chirico.

Saturday, June 1

NBSS 20th Annual Celebration of Craft: Student & Alumni Exhibit at 150 North Street. On display May 1 through June 29, the exhibit showcases the talents of NBSS artisans while promoting traditional trades across a variety of craft disciplines, see here for additional information and opening party tickets.

10:30AM Ward 3 Democrats Caucus. Registered Democrats in Ward 3 of Boston will hold a caucus at the Nazzaro Community Center to elect delegates to the 2018 Massachusetts Democratic Convention, see additional information here.

From the Community:

14th Annual Agrippina Fagone Scaduto Bender Children’s Garden Reading

Celebrate reading, books, and stories with funny and adventuresome tales told by Storyteller Big Joe and take free book home following the performance! Storytelling is from 10:30-11:15 am, and books will be given out throughout the day, until 4 pm. All ages are welcome, continue reading.

North End and West End Students Earn Boston College High School Honors

Congratulations to the North End and West End Boston College High School honors students who achieved excellent grades for the their third quarter, continue reading.

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