Community News

November 30, 2018
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RUFF Giving Month

RUFF has coordinated Giving Month to support Boston Animal Control (BAC) during the month of November 2018.

Items are being collected at PolkaDogBakery, 57 Salem Street. For a list of acceptable items visit RUFF North End Dog Group.

Public Safety Meeting

The North End Public Safety monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, Dec. 6, at the Nazzaro Community Center at 6 p.m.

NEWNC Monthly Meeting

North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, December 10, at 7 p.m. at the Nazzaro Community Center.

NEWRA Monthly Meeting

North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, Dec. 13, at 7 p.m. at the Nazzaro Community Center.

North Street Grille Neighborhood Night to Benefit Community

North Street Grille, 229 North Street will host “Neighborhood Night” on the first Thursday of each month from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m..

The owners will donate 30% of the proceeds to neighborhood organizations.

Dec. 6, donations will go to ABCD for the purchase of supermarket gift cards for the holiday season.

Jan. 3, donations will go to NEAD for the annual scholarship fund.

Feb. 7, donations will go to NEAD for its Annual Drug Awareness Day.

NEMPAC Offers Two Children’s Programs

North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) is offering two programs, First Steps and Family Music Makers, for children ages six months to three years of age.

To learn more about First Steps and Family Music Makers call 617-227-2270 or visit www.nempacboston.org.

Fireworks Display

Friends of Christopher Columbus Park (FOCCP) will bring in the new year (2019) with a firework display on Tuesday, December 31, with two barges of firework at midnight on the Boston Harbor.

Complimentary          Wine Tasting

  1. Cirace and Son, Inc., 173 North Street, North End offers complimentary Wine tasting on Fridays from 5-7 p.m. All are welcome to participate by visiting the award-winning shop. For details call 617-227-3193.

Review Seeks            North End News

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NSC Christmas Party

The North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NSC) will hold its Christmas Holiday Party on Friday, December 14 at 12:30 p.m. For details call 617-523-8125. Performance by NEMPAC at 3:30 p.m.

Public Safety Meeting

The next North End Public Safety meeting with District A1 Boston Police will be held at the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennet Street on Thursday, January 3 at 6 p.m.

NEWNC Monthly Meeting

North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) will hold its next public meeting on Monday, January 14 at 7 p.m. at the Nazzaro Community Center.

NEWRA Monthly Meeting

North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) will hold its next public meeting on Thursday, January 10 at 7 p.m. at the Nazzaro Community Center.

Old North Guest Speaker

John Shattuck, former US Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor will be the guest speaker at the Old North Speaker series on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 6-8 p.m.

Enchanted Trolley Tour and Tree Lighting

Due to major improvements taking place at the Paul Revere Mall (Prado) the 2018 Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Tour has been moved to Cross and Hanover Streets in the North End.

The trolley tour and tree lighting will take place on Sunday, December 2 at 2:30 p.m.

Christmas Program for North End Children

Saint Agrippina DiMineo Society will hold its 24th annual Christmas Program for North End children (only), on Sunday, December 9 from 12  to 3 p.m. at its Chapel on 459 Hanover Street. For details call 617-363-2678.

North End Holiday Shop + Stroll

The 12th annual North End Holiday Shop and Stroll will be held on Friday, November 30 from 5  to 10 p.m.. 15 local businesses are participating.

N.E. Library Open House

Friends of the North End Library will hold a Holiday Open House in appreciation to North End neighbors.

The party will be held at the Library on Saturday, December 1 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The free party will include food, a raffle and good conversation.

Nazzaro Center Christmas Party

The Nazzaro Community Center will hold its Christmas Party from members on Wednesday, December 19 from 3  to 6 p.m.. For details call 617-635-5166.

North End Christmas Parade

The 2018 North End Christmas Parade hosted by the North End Athletic Association (NEAA) will be held on Sunday, December 9 beginning at 1 p.m. with the arrival of Santa Claus at Puopolo Park.

North End Christmas Luncheon

The North End Christmas Luncheon to benefit North End families and elderly will be held on Thursday, December 13 at 12 noon at Filippo’s Ristorante Ballroom, 263 Causeway Street. For tickets call 617-643-8105.

Traditions at Revere House

Paul Revere House, North Square will present traditions of the seasons on Saturday, December 1 and Sunday, December 2 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Free with admission to the Revere House. For details visit www.paulreverehouse.org.

NEMPAC Presents Messiah Concert

North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) will present the fourth annual Messiah Concert on Wednesday, December 12 at 7 p.m. at Saint Leonard’s Church, 320 Hanover Street. For details email [email protected]

Zoo Holiday Caravan

The Coca Cola Holiday Caravan will take place on Saturday, December 8 from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Franklin Park Zoo. Take a family photo with Santa and a fun craft. For details call 617- 541-LION.

Santa Skate Toy Drive

The Columbus Day Committee will hold its annual Santa Skate Toy Drive on Saturday, December 1 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Steriti Skating Rink.

Trip to Thompson Island

A New Year’s Day Boat Trip to Thompson Island will be held on Tuesday, January 1 at 12 noon by the Friends of Boston Harbor Islands, Inc. For details call 781-740-4290.