Daily Briefs

Monday’s Brief: Edelman Surprises PeaPod Customers, Red/Blue Line Connection, Eliot Music Festival, Boston Ballet Storytime, Inclusionary Development & Affordable Housing Hearing, Zumba, Book Talk, NEWNC Meeting

Today is Monday, June 10th and if you ordered a PeaPod delivery for this past weekend, you may have had the lucky chance of having it delivered by recent Super Bowl MVP Julian Edelman. The champ teamed up with Stop and Shop and took to the streets of the North End knocking on doors and surprising customers with their weekly supply of food, read more on WHDH.com.

Here’s what you need to know for the week ahead…

8:45AM Eliot Music Festival on the Prado. Stop by the Paul Revere Mall for the Eliot Music Festival on the Prado with NEMPAC featuring all grades K-8.

10:30AM Boston Ballet Storytime at the North End Branch Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street where children and families are welcomed once a month to hear stories about a famous ballet or dancer.

5:00PM Public Hearing: Inclusionary Development Policy and Affordable Housing. Members of the public are invited to stop by the Iannella Chamber on the fifth floor of City Hall Square and testify at a hearing to discuss the inclusionary development policy and affordable housing, see additional details here.

6:00PM Summer Fitness Series: Zumba. Stop by Christopher Columbus Park for the 2019 Boston Parks Summer Fitness Series. Monday’s free fitness class will be Zumba, see additional details and a full class schedule here.

7:00PM Joseph Warren Book Talk at the West End Museum. Stop by the West End Museum to hear a reading from Christian DiSpigna and his new book Founding Martyr: The Life and Death of Dr. Joseph Warren, the American Revolution’s Lost Hero, see additional details here.

7:00PM NEWNC Monthly Meeting at the Nazzaro Center. Stop by 30 North Bennet Street for the North End Waterfront Neighborhood Council’s monthly meeting, see additional details and the full agenda here.

Notable News:

Transit Advocates Press State to Build Long-Awaited Blue Line/Red Line Connection

Advocates at TransitMatters believe the state is finally ready to deliver on a construction project proposed over a quarter of a century ago to connect the red and blue lines by extending the blue line a few blocks down Cambridge street to the red line Charles/MGH station, read more on Mass Streets Blog.

Splashing on the Greenway:


Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Tuesday, June 11

3:00PM FIFA Women’s World Cup US vs Thailand at Caffe Dello Sport. Stop by 308 Hanover Street to watch the US Women’s World Cup team take on Thailand in game 1.

6:30PM FOCCP Monthly Meeting at Mariner’s House. Stop by 11 North Square on the 2nd floor for the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park monthly meeting. All are welcome, see additional details and this month’s agenda here.

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