Arts & Culture

New Greenway Art Continues the Celebration of the Chinese Zodiac

The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy has announced the completed installation of a new public art commission on the Greenway leading visitors to the Essex Street Gate at the entrance to Chinatown. The artwork, titled Year of the Pig, is the Greenway’s fifth annual Chinese Zodiac installation. Sculptor Elliott Kayser’s Year of the Pig consists of eight pig sculptures located Read More…

Featured People

Four New Members Elected to Greenway Conservancy Board

The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, the non-profit responsible for management and care of the Greenway, has announced four new members will join its Board of Directors beginning January 1, 2019. North End resident Carmine Guarino was nominated by the North End Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC). Guarino will join the Board with Bradley W. Snyder who was nominated Read More…

Daily Briefs

Weekend Brief: Greenway to Receive Funding, Movie Hour, Register to Vote, International Day of the Girl

Things to know for Friday Today is Friday, October 12 and here’s everything you need to know for this weekend… 10:00AM Preschool Movie Hour. Stop by the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street where children ages 1-6 are welcomed to watch movies chosen just for them. This week’s movie is Peppa Pig – The Read More…

Daily Briefs

Weekend Brief: Chiofaro Profiled on Waterfront Development, September Films, Walk to School

Things to know for Friday Today is Friday, September 7th and here’s what else you need to know for today… 1:00PM September Films: Back to School. Join the North End Branch Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their September Film Series: Back to School, see additional details here. Notable News: Inside Don Chiofaro’s Long War to Read More…

Announcements

National Carousel Association to Recognize Greenway Carousel

The National Carousel Association (NCA) will visit the Greenway Carousel on September 12 to present an award to the Greenway Conservancy and Briggs Design for the work done in creating and operating this unique carousel, made up of native New England species. Over two hundred NCA members are expected to attend the NCA’s annual convention Read More…

Daily Briefs

Weekend Brief: Christmas in August, St. Anthony’s Feast, Ribbon Cutting, Friday Films, Sing Along, Holy Cannoli

Things to know for Friday Today is Friday, August 24 and here’s what else you need to know for the weekend ahead… St. Anthony’s Feast. Festivities began Thursday evening with the Feast of Santa Lucia; now the fun continues all weekend with the Feast of Saint Anthony on Friday, Saturday & Sunday, see additional details here. Read More…

Event Notices Kids & Families

Third Annual Greenway Scavenger Hunt August 13 – 18

Looking for a life-size game to enjoy with friends and family in the summer weather? Join the Greenway Conservancy for their third annual “Greenway Hunt” scavenger hunt! Beginning Monday, August 13 through Saturday, August 18 the Conservancy will post a series of interactive clues to its Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. The clues will direct Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices

FIGMENT Arts Festival Comes to the Greenway July 28 & 29

FIGMENT, a two-day participatory arts festival, is coming to the Greenway July 28 – 29. This free, family-friendly event is open to all. It begins at Dewey Square and will consist of public art projects, dance performances, music and more. Join neighbors and friends from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday and 12 p.m. to 6 Read More…

Announcements Event Notices

Summer on Dewey at the Greenway Outside South Station

The Greenway Conservancy has announced Summer on Dewey Presented by Citizens Bank, a new partnership to bring greater exposure to the season’s offerings in Dewey Square Park (across from South Station) on The Greenway. The summer events at Dewey Square kick off July 11 and run through September 30. These include: Up to 10 food Read More…

Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Don Giovanni, Best People-Watching Spots, Spectacle Island Fireworks, Gentle Yoga

Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, June 21 and be sure to tune in at noon today for a Facebook Live event on the WGBH News page for the latest installment of Inside Boston with Joe Mathieu. This week’s episode will focus on Boston’s historic North End neighborhood.  Here’s what else you need Read More…

Announcements Health & Environment

Free Fitness Classes on the Greenway

The Greenway Conservancy has announced their full lineup of free fitness classes for the summer. Mondays Zumba by the Wang YMCA, 5:30p-6:30p, July 2-August 27, Chinatown Park Tabata by Healthworks, 5:30p-6:15p, July 2-August 27, at High Street MSL Pilates Bootcamp, 6:30p-7:30p, 6/18, 7/16, 8/13, 9/10, at Hanover Street Tuesdays 90s Yoga Flow by Boston Health Read More…

Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Summer Sampler, Planning a Boston Staycation, Stormy Skies

Things to know for Wednesday Today is Wednesday, June 6 and if you’re looking for a fun activity this summer, Faneuil Hall has announced their “Summer Sampler” of outdoor events offering over 200 activities that are free and open to the public, continue reading.  Here’s what else you need to know for today… 5:30PM Croquet Read More…