Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Move-in Weekend Street Closures, Labor Day Weekend Traffic, Yoga-Lates, Ozobots at the BPL, Excessive Noise Hearing, Harbor Fireworks

Today is Thursday, August 29 and the beginning of the end of summer is here. If you’re planning on leaving the city this labor day weekend, check what the experts are saying will be the worst times for traffic, read more on Boston.com.

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

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 here.

2:00PM Ozobots at the BPL. Teens and kids ages 8+ can visit the North End Library to practice programming and solve puzzles using ozobots, mini robots that follow paths and respond to color codes, see additional details here.

2:30PM Public Hearing on Excessive Noise. Members of the public are invited to attend and testify at a hearing in the Iannella Chamber at City Hall on excessive noise levels in the City of Boston, see additional details here.

8:30PM Fireworks Over Boston Harbor. Kick off Labor Day Weekend with a firework spectacle over Boston Harbor.

Notable News:

Here are the Boston streets that will be closed off during move-in weekend

While labor day weekend means a long weekend to mark the end of summer, for hundreds of thousands of college students in Boston, it mean move-in weekend. Here are the Boston streets that will be closed off through the move-in process this weekend, read more on the Boston Globe.

Busy Streets of the North End:


Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, August 30

6:30AM Summer Fitness Series: Bootcamp. Stop by Christopher Columbus Park for the summer fitness series. Today’s free class will be bootcamp in the park, see additional details and a full class schedule here.

1:00PM Friday Films: Blue Hawaii. Join the North End Public Library at 25 Parmenter Street for free movies on Fridays at 1pm, see additional details here.

5:15PM Eastie by Sea. Join Friends of the Boston Harborwalk aboard the Patrick T. Kennedy at 10 New Street for a tour of East Boston’s waterfront. Space is limited, see additional information here.

Saturday, August 31

1:00PM Rendezvous with Rachel Revere. In this program, you will help Rachel at the Paul Revere House, as she carefully considers the dangers and demands of each plan. Find out if Rachel is successful in her perilous mission to unite her family, amidst the wake of an American Revolution, see additional details here.

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