Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Hot Weather Precautions, Best Seafood Restaurants, Tea & Tranquility, Movie Night, Dorothy Curran Concert Series

Today is Wednesday, July 17 and temperatures are expected to get hotter and hotter as the week goes on. Mayor Marty Walsh is urging residents to stay cool and safe in the heat, read more on CBS Boston.

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

4:30 Tea & Tranquility. Stop by Armenian Heritage Park for the late afternoon summer series for those working, living and visiting downtown Boston to meet & greet, walk the labyrinth and relax on a bench while enjoying refreshing MEM Ice Teas.

7:00PM North End Movie Nights: ET. Stop by The Gassy / DeFilippo Playground for the North End Movie Night. This week’s movie will be ET, see additional details here.

7:00PM Dorothy Curran Concert Series: Total Access at City Hall Plaza. This Wednesday night concert series returns from July 17 to August 14 in City Hall Plaza for another season of outdoor music for fans of all ages on City Hall Plaza with a tribute to Chicago, the classic soul of Charlie Thomas’ Drifters, an evening of Motown funk, and the grand finale featuring the legendary Tavares.

Notable News:

Where To Find Boston’s Best Seafood Restaurants

Those visiting Boston are often looking for a top-notch seafood experience so Forbes.com sat down with Amanda Balagur, who has a master’s degree in food studies from Boston University, to hear about some of her top recommendations in the city. To no surprise some of her favorites included North End hotspots, read more on Forbes.com.

Modern Old World Experience:


Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, July 18

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

5:00PM iCrave Jewels Trunk Show at Shake the Tree. Join Shake the Tree at 67 Salem St. for a Sparkle Jewelry Trunk Show Party with I Crave Jewels. Designer Erin Garrity will be in the shop with her Summer Collection, sipping Prosecco and chatting about all things Sparkle!

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.

7:00PM Aquarium Lecture Series: How to Be a Good Creature at Simons IMAX Theater at 1 Central Wharf. Come meet some of the 13 individual animals—from her first dog, a Scottish terrier, to two emus she met in the Australia Outback, to a giant Pacific octopus at New England Aquarium—who transformed the life of best-selling author, adventurer, and naturalist Sy Montgomery, see additional information here.

Friday, July 19

6:30AM Summer Fitness Series: Bootcamp. Stop by Christopher Columbus Park for the summer fitness series. This morning’s class will be bootcamp. See additional details and a full class schedule here.

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