Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Bourque on Bruins, Weekend Itinerary, Author Talk, First Trip to the North End

Today is Wednesday, May 15 and if you’ve got playoff fever then be sure to check out when Billy Jaffe sat down with Ray Bourque at Tresca to discuss his career as a player with the Bruins and the team’s run to the Eastern Conference Finals, see more on NHL.com.

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

6:30PM Author Talk: Kip Wilson. Stop by the North End Library for author and Boston local Kip Wilson to lead a discussion on her 2019 Indies Introduce title White Rose, see additional details here.

Notable News:

3 Day in Boston: The Ultimate Weekend Itinerary for Boston

If you’ve been looking to plan the perfect weekend trip to the city you’ll need to know all the insider tips on the best places to go, best way to get around and most importantly – where to eat! Practical Wanderlust has pulled together the perfect 3 day itinerary for a weekend trip in Boston including some North End staples, read more on Practical Wanderlust.

First Trip to the North End:


Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, May 16

5:00PM Wharf District Public Realm Vision Video Charrette. The Public Realm Vision Video will illustrate a future for the Wharf District that encourages extraordinary possibilities and new opportunities, while fitting in and meeting neighborhood needs today. It will be aimed at decisions-makers, government officials and developers in determining the future of our neighborhood. Community input on content is encouraged. If you would like to attend, please RSVP to Susanne Lavoie at susannelavoie@aol.com.

Friday, May 17

7:00AM Bike to Work Day. Join Boston-area residents at City Hall Plaza to celebrate National Bike to Work Day. There will be free breakfast snacks and an expo on City Hall Plaza from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Registration is free and encouraged. By registering, you can reserve a limited-edition Boston Bikes t-shirt, see additional details here.

1:00PM Friday Films at the North End 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 I Know Where I’m Going, see additional details here.

5:00PM NEMPAC Music Theatre Troupe present Once Upon a Mattress. Stop by the Improv Asylum for NEMPAC’s Music Theatre Troupe production of “Once Upon a Mattress” and watch it captivate students with the work of Rodgers & Hammerstein, by Mary Rodgers (music), Marshal Barer (lyrics), and Dean Fuller & Jay Thompson (book) specially adapted for young people to perform. or additional questions, please contact NEMPAC’s Educational Programs Director Manda S. Amodio mshepherd@nempacboston.org.

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