Panel Discusses How We Can Build Community Through Housing

In a historic space well-known for being at the center of important events, the Old North Church, in partnership with Historic Boston Inc., provided a forum for a panel discussion on housing. The panel, comprised of Donna Brown who acted as Moderator, Christine Clements, Angie Liou, and Raber Umphenour, lent insights and experiences toward exploring Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices

NEMPAC and City of Boston Bring Free Summer Concert Series to the Prado; Thursdays in July

  The North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) is thrilled to announce that their annual Summer Concert Series, in partnership with the City of Boston, will return to the Prado this summer to offer free outdoor concerts each Thursday in July. Main stage concerts will begin at 6:00 p.m. and run until 7:30 Read More…

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NEMPAC “Fidelio” Opera Chosen For Its Relevance To Current Social Challenges

Now in its sixth season, the NEMPAC Opera Project will present Beethoven’s Fidelio this June, a thought provoking opera chosen for it’s relevant social commentary. Conducted by Dr. Tiffany Chang and directed by new Opera Project Artistic Director Rebecca Miller, Fidelio follows the story of Leonore, a young woman who attempts to save her husband from certain death by Read More…

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Announcing the 2017 Raffle Packages – Join NEMPAC for the Community Perform-a-thon on April 8th!

Join NEMPAC on Saturday, April 8th at THE KITCHEN at the Boston Public Market from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. for an exciting day of music, food, and activities for the whole community! The annual Perform-a-thon, a benefit for Children’s Music Scholarships, will feature a four hour straight performance of NEMPAC students and faculty members, Read More…

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NEMPAC Kicks Off Its Annual “Pledge Me” Perform-a-thon Campaign!

February 27th marks the beginning of NEMPAC’s annual “Pledge Me” Perform-a-thon Campaign, with the goal of raising $2,500 in pledges for Children’s Music Scholarships. The Perform-a-thon, NEMPAC’s Annual Fundraising Concert, will take place on Saturday, April 8th at THE KITCHEN at the Boston Public Market, featuring a four hour straight show of NEMPAC students and Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

NEMPAC Expands St. John School Partnership With New After School Strings Program

NEMPAC is excited to announce a new program offering at the St. John School, an after school Strings Program for children in grades 1 – 3 and a JR Program for grades K3 – K5, beginning on February 2nd and running for 10 weeks. The class will be taught by NEMPAC’s new Suzuki trained instructor, Read More…

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October Means Halloween Fun at NEMPAC with Two Community Events!

Ready your costumes; NEMPAC’s annual Halloween events are coming up in just a few weeks! Both events will be located on the Paul Revere Mall in the North End, and are free and open to the public: Pumpkin Painting on the Prado | Monday, October 24th, 3:15 – 5:30 PM (weather dependent – rain date Read More…

Food & Drink Government

Representative Michlewitz: Opposition Letter to Licensing Board Regarding Goody Glovers 2:00 a.m. Extension

The following letter is from the office of State Representative Aaron Michlewitz to the chairman of the Boston Licensing Board in response to their approval of the 2:00 a.m. closing hour extension to Goody Glovers, despite resistance from neighborhood residents and organizations.   Representative Michlewitz can be reached at (617) 722-2240 or emailed at

Arts & Culture Community

NEMPAC Announces Keys 4 Kids Pledge-a-thon!

May 1st marks the beginning of NEMPAC’s month long pledge-a-thon, “Keys 4 Kids”. The students of NEMPAC’s private music instruction program will be given the opportunity to participate in collecting pledges for their individual practice on their instrument. Proceeds, including pledges and sponsorship, will buy new instruments for our 2014-2015 school year, fund the children’s Read More…