Daily Briefs

Weekend Brief: Best Parks in Boston, Youth Climate Strike, Open Charles Street, Bootcamp, Friday Films

Today is Friday, September 20 and the weather for the weekend ahead will feel as though we’re really holding onto the last days of summer. Enjoy the warm temperature and check out some of Boston best parks, including some right here in the North End, read more on Hoodline.

Here’s what you need to know for this weekend…

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 here.

1:00PM Friday Film: The Rose Tattoo (1955). Stop by the North End Library for their Friday film series. This Friday’s film will be The Rose Tattoo.

Notable News

What To Know About Friday’s Youth Climate Strike In Boston

Across the world, millions of young people are set to “go on strike” Friday to demand quick and bold action on climate change. In Boston, organizers estimate 10,000 people from across Massachusetts will participate in a rally at City Hall Plaza and a march to the State House. Read more at WBUR.

Charles Street Becomes Pedestrian-Only this Sunday:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Saturday, September 21

9:30AM 12th Annual British Car Show Series. Come down to the West End of Faneuil Hall Marketplace for the 12th Annual British Car Show Series, hosted by the Boston Area MG Club, where you can check out a variety of unique, antique cars and chat with their owners. And special guest appearances by the Dreamland Wax Museum.

10:30AM Walking Tour Lunch Presentation – meet at I AM Books. Please join us for a walking tour of the North End followed by lunch and a presentation at Trattoria Il Panino, see additional information here.

11:00AM Life Skills Workshop: Stress & Other Emotions. This workshop at the North End Library will give you tools and tips on how to manage stress, anger, and other emotions so you can live a better and healthier life. Presented by Joyce Mandel, Employment Skills Trainer, JMGM Employability Training.

2:00PM Women in World Jazz. This quintet sponsored by the Friends of the North End Library will take everyone on an around the world journey in jazz at the North Bennet Street School, see additional information here.

6:00PM Sean Stellato – Football Magic. Stop by I am Books at 189 North Street where NFL sports agent Sean Stellato talks about his book Football Magic.

Sunday, September 22

2:00PM Sunday Afternoon for Families & Friends. Grab a buddy and stop by Armenian Heritage Park where friends and families will enjoy an afternoon of live music with The Hye Guys Band, friendship, community and much more.

From the Community:

CORI Background Checks at the Nazzaro Center Sept. 30

On Monday, September 30th from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. the BCYF Nazzaro Center will be hosting a CORI background check. If you, or somebody you know, may be interested in volunteering at the BCYF Nazzaro Center at any point during this school year then you MUST be CORI cleared prior to volunteering, continue reading.

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