Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: 31 Things To Do Around Boston This Month, Parcel 2 Meeting Three, LEGO Club, BTU Homework Help

Today is Wednesday, October 2 and the Battery Wharf Hotel strike continues into its fourth week. With workers picketing 12 hours a day and negotiations going no where, tensions are rising. Read more on The Boston Globe.

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

3:00PM Kids’ LEGO Club. Drop by the North End Library after school to build whatever you can imagine using LEGOs and DUPLOs.

4:00PM BTU Homework Help. The Boston Teachers Union sponsors a Homework Helper program in each of the Boston Public Library branches. The BTU provides a teacher to help children with their homework for free.

6:00PM Parcel 2 Meeting Three: Concept Design Options. The Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) in partnership with the Massachusetts Department of Transportation and the Greenway Conservancy, invites you to the third public meeting for the Parcel 2 Park Design process, see additional information here.

Notable News:

The 31 best things to do around Boston this October

While today’s weather may not feel quite like Fall, Fall has still landed in New England and Boston.com has pulled together a list of the 31 best things to do around the city this month, read more here.

O is for October:


Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, October 3

11:00AM Mah Jongg Club. Stop by the North End Library and play the American-style variant of this tile-based game that originated in China and requires skill, strategy, and calculation. Beginners are welcome. No sign up is required. Weekly on Thursdays in October.

5:00PM North End Neighborhood Night. North Street Grille will, once again, be hosting “Neighborhood Night” on the first Thursday of each month with 50% of sales going to support North End Neighborhood nonprofit agency programs, see additional information here.

5:30PM ABCD Buona Sera: An Evening With Friends. Stop by 60 State Street for an evening with friends. All dollars raised will support educational and social services for the seniors and families of the North End, West End, and Beacon Hill, see additional information here.

6:00PM North End Public Safety Meeting. Stop by 30 North Bennet Street for the North End Public Safety Meeting. Attended by Boston Police Area A-1, all North End / Waterfront residents are welcome to attend.

Friday, October 4

Greenway Week. In celebration of the Rose Kennedy Greenway’s tenth anniversary, the Greenway Conservancy will host “Greenway Week”, see additional information here.

1:00PM Friday Film: The Third Man (1949). Stop by the North End Library for their Friday Film Series. This week’s film will be The Third Man starring Orson Welles, Joseph Cotten, and Alida Valli.

6:00PM International Day of the Girl Move Night. The BCYF Nazzaro Center will be hosting a movie night in honor of International Day of Girl for all ages to enjoy. Join in our celebration between neighborhood girls and women, which will include games, conversations, snacks and an outdoor airing of Hocus Pocus, see additional information here.

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