Today is Thursday, August 1 and the hot weather doesn’t look to be letting up any time soon. Be sure to stay safe and know the warning signs of heat exhaustion, especially for babies and children, read more here.

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

Saint Agrippina’s Feast. St. Agrippina di Mineo Feast opens at 7 p.m. on Thursday; 12 p.m. – 11 p.m. Fri., Sat. & Sun. at Hanover and Battery Streets. See the poster and details here.

10:00AM ParkARTS Children’s Workshops. Stop by Christopher Columbus Park where children can enjoy a wide variety of arts and crafts activities at the Artists in Residence. Participation is free and all materials are provided, but children must be accompanied by an adult, see additional details here.

10:30AM Yoga-Lates by Age Strong Commission. Stop by the North End Park for Yoga-Lates, see additional information and a full lineup of Greenway fitness classes here.

5:00PM Summer Concerts at the Charlestown Navy Yard. Join the National Parks Service and Boston Harbor Now for live music, lawn games and more, see additional details here.

6:00PM North End Public Safety Meeting. Stop by the Nazzaro Center for the North End Public Safety Meeting.

7:30PM Movie Musicals at Faneuil Hall: Mamma Mia. The West End of the Marketplace will be transformed into an outdoor movie theatre where visitors can enjoy free movies with pre-show activities starting at 7:30 p.m. and movies beginning at dusk, see additional details here.

Notable News:

The 31 best things to do around Boston in August

A new month means a new list of fun and exciting activities around the city. Boston.com has pulled together a list of the 31 best things to do around the city this month, many of which are taking place right here in the North End, read more here.

Celebration Prep Reflection:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, August 2

Saint Agrippina’s Feast. St. Agrippina di Mineo Feast schedule 12 p.m. – 11 p.m. Fri., Sat. & Sun. at Hanover and Battery Streets. See the poster and details here.

6:30AM Summer Fitness Series: Bootcamp. Stop by Christopher Columbus Park for the Boston Summer Fitness Series. This morning’s class will be Bootcamp, see additional information and a full class schedule here.

10:00AM Coffee House with Councilor Edwards. Join Councilor Edwards at Caffe Vittoria, 290-296 Hanover Street in the North End to say hello and share your questions, comments, and concerns regarding our neighborhood, see additional information here.

1:00PM Friday Films: The Member of the Wedding. Join the Boston Public Library for free movies on Fridays at 1pm. Today’s movie will be The Member of the Wedding, see additional details here.

Saturday, August 4

Saint Agrippina’s Feast. 12 p.m. – 11 p.m. Fri., Sat. & Sun. at Hanover and Battery Streets. See the poster and details here.

1:00PM 18th Century Watercolor Artist. Stop by the Paul Revere House where Audrey Jones Childs will demonstrate 18th century watercolor painting using period appropriate watercolor paints and brushes. Come watch her paint and learn how the brushes and paints were made, see additional details here.

From the Community:

Summer Story Time at the BPL

Join Librarian Lin for stories, music, and more! This story time is for babies, toddlers, and children 0-5 years old with caregivers, continue reading.

South Street Diner Block Party

South Street Diner hosts its annual “South Street Diner Block Party” on Sunday, September 15, 2019, from 2:00 – 6:00 p.m to show appreciation for their loyal customers. Between 150 – 200 people are expected to attend the fun-filled, family-friendly afternoon with free pony rides, face painters, cartoonists, an ice cream stand, and DJ Spinelli playing family-friendly hits all between Kneeland Street and Beach Street, continue reading.

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