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Powered By Dance 2014

Public Event AN INTENSIVE FOR TEENS AT THE JEANNETTE NEILL DANCE STUDIO A rewarding and enriching program specifically designed for teens, featuring some of the nation’s most gifted dance educators. July 21st – August 8th, Monday – Friday BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE 9:30 -11:15 Ballet 11:30 -1:15 Modern 2:00 – 4:00 Styles INTERMEDIATE 9:30 – 11:15 Modern 11:30 – 1:15 Ballet 2:00 – 4:00 Styles INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED 9:30 – 11:15 Ballet 11:30 – 1:15 Modern 2:00 – 4:00 Styles (Styles class may include Jazz, Theatre Dance, and Hip Hop). Phone: 617-523-1355. Contact: Jeannette Neill. Cost: $405/per week OR $1100 for all 3 weeks. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). MBTA: Green/Orange Line. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Jeannette Neill Dance Studio 261 Friend St Boston, MA 02114.

La Couleur Du Vent: an international exhibit of design bindings

Ongoing La Couleur Du Vent (The Color of the Wind) showcases the remarkable book binding skills of 51 French, Canadian and American artists who are all graduates of l’Ecole Estienne in Paris and/or members of Les Amis de la Reliure d'Art du Canada (Friends of the Art of Bookbinding of Canada). Although the printed content of all 51 books in the exhibit is exactly the same (called a “set book”), each binding is crafted with the unique materials and methods that reflect the maker’s skills and artistic interpretation. North Bennet Street School, which offers training programs and workshops in bookbinding, is the fourth stop of the show’s international touring schedule. The exhibit originated in Paris, then traveled to Quebec City, Montreal and Trois-Rivières, Quebec before arriving in Boston. Phone: 617-227-0155x180. Contact: Nancy Jenner. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: North End. MBTA: Haymarket, Green and Orange lines. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Attractions & Museums. Exhibition. Visual Arts. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. North Bennet Street School 150 North St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.nbss.edu.

A Distant Episode at Boston Children's Museum

Ongoing Video and sound installation all about looking up (or down) at the sky. Phone: 6174266500. Contact: info@bostonchildrensmuseum.org. Cost: $14 on Friday nights only from 5-9 pm $1. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Red line (South Station). Type of Event: Exhibition. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Boston Children's Museum 308 Congress St Boston, MA 02210. For more info visit www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org.

Hearings

Public Event JULY 22, 2014 GCOD: 9:30 A.M. BZC-33572 312-320 Huntington Ave, Wd 4 HEARINGS: 9:30 A.M. BZC-33550 1117-1123 Commonwealth Ave, Ward 21 BZC-33634 1306-1312 Commonwealth Ave, Ward 21 BZC-33552 43 Knoll Street, Ward 20 BZC-33570 3 Cricket Lane , Ward 20 BZC-33546 5 St. John Street, Ward 19 BZC-33547 328 Huntington Ave, Ward 18 BZC-33519 47-49 Cedar Street, Ward 17 BZC-33311 9 Bloomfield Street, Ward 17 BZC-33539 3 Aspinwall Road , Ward 17 BZC-33586 10 King Street, Ward 16 BZC-33649 27 Rockne Avenue, Ward 16 BZC- 33564 3 Robinson Street, Ward 7 BZC-33567 74 Georgia Street, Ward 12 BZC-33555 1465-1467 Tremont St, Wd 10 BZC-33666 728-730 Tremont Street, Ward 9 BZC-33549 84-88 Wareham Street, Ward 8 #5412 84-88 Wareham Street, Ward 8 BZC-33569 543-549 Dorchester Ave. Wd 7 BZC-33561 163 Old Colony Ave, Ward 7 BZC-33663 5 Mohawk Street, Ward 7 BZC-33544 30 Middle Street, Ward 7 BZC-33587 27 Washburn Street, Ward 7 BZC-33495 25 Mercer Street, Ward 7 BZC-33472 150 West Broadway, ward 6… Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 9:25 AM. Boston City Hall 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108.

2014 Pre-College Summer Session

Ongoing Study art and design in a college environment with professional artists. Our college courses for high school students are designed to challenge your imagination and help you find a pathway to a career in art and design. Students earn 1 college level credit after successful completion of the 7-session courses. Non-credit workshops and online portfolio preparation courses in a variety of disciplines are also scheduled during summer session. Scholarships are available based on financial need. More information about the scholarship application process can be found on our website. Register early! Space is limited. Phone: 617-585-6724. Contact: Linda Harris. Cost: $150-$210. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Fenway-Kenmore. MBTA: Green Line -- Kenmore. Type of Event: Visual Arts. Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM. Lesley University College of Art and Design 700 Beacon St Boston, MA 02215. For more info visit www.lesley.edu.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Public Event FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-445-6000. Contact: Ivana Serret. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Back Bay. Fenway-Kenmore. Mission Hill. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/parker-hillfenway-nsc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Parker Hill / Fenway Neighborhood Service Center 714 Parker St Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Public Event FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-267-7400. Contact: Lisa Swain. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Back Bay. Bay Village. Beacon Hill. Chinatown / Leather District. South Boston. South End. MBTA: Orange line to Massachusetts Avenue. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD South End Neighborhood Service Center 554 Columbus Ave Boston, MA 02118. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

Boston Licensing Board - Violations

City Clerk Re: Licensing Premise Violations" Detail Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42014071501471-df5a59.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4170. Contact: Carroll Mary. MBTA: State Street Station (City Hall Exit). Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM. Boston City Hall, Rm. #809A, 8th Floor 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108.

Fishing 101 at Boston Children's Museum

Ongoing Outside on the Boardwalk (weather permitting) Museum partner Save the Harbor/Save the Bay returns for another summer of fishing and exploring life in Fort Point Channel. Learn the basics of casting a line and waiting patiently for a bite. Touch a green crab or take a close look at different types of fish. Phone: 617-426-6500. Contact: info@bostonchildrensmuseum.org. Cost: free, but to get into museum $14. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Red line (South Station). Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Boston Children's Museum 308 Congress St Boston, MA 02210.

Science on the Boardwalk at Boston Children's Museum

Ongoing Outside on the boardwalk in front of the museum (weather permitting) Sometimes science is too big, wet or messy to do inside! Join us in our front yard as we design rockets, investigate the creatures that live in the channel, explore our shadows and lots more! Phone: 6174266500. Contact: info@bostonchildrensmuseum.org. Cost: $14 on Fridays from 5-9 pm only $1. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Red line (South Station). Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Boston Children's Museum 308 Congress St Boston, MA 02210.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-288-2700. Contact: Eric Mitchell. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Dorchester. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/dorchester-nsc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Dorchester Neighborhood Service Center 110 Claybourne St Dorchester, MA 02124. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-398-6242. Contact: Terry Kennedy. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. John F. Kennedy Family Service Center 55 Bunker Hill St Charlestown, MA 02129. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-567-8857. Contact: Amy Lima. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: East Boston. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/east-boston-apac.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD East Boston Area Planning Action Council 21 Meridian St Boston, MA 02128. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-442-5900. Contact: Anthony Richards. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Dorchester. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/dorchester-nsc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Elm Hill Family Service Center 22 Elm Hill Ave Dorchester, MA 02121. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-522-4250. Contact: Mirta Rodriguez. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. MBTA: Orange line to Stony Brook. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Jamaica Plain Area Planning Action Council 30 Bickford St Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will… Phone: 617-903-3640. Contact: Kathryn Fahey. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/allston-brighton-noc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Allston/Brighton Neighborhood Opportunity Center 640 Washington St Brighton, MA 02135. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-298-2045. Contact: Karleen Porcena. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Mattapan. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/mattapan-fsc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Mattapan Family Service Center 535 River St Mattapan, MA 02126. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

ESL Low-Intermediate English Class

Dudley This is a low-intermediate English ESL class for people who already have a basic understanding of the English language. This class will introduce more complex grammar, and offer several opportunities for reading, writing, and speaking. Class size is limited. Registration is required. To register and for more information, please call 617-859-2446, or email mmurray@bpl.org. Library: Dudley Literacy Center. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Story Time: Science Behind the Story

Central Library What's the science behind a story? Children are invited to find out from their local librarian. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Rey Children's Room Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

The Troupers Move it! Move it! Theater Performance for Children by Wheelock Family Theatre Story Troupers

Connolly Wheelock Family Theatre Story Troupers perform a lively play for children ages 3 - 12 with stories, songs and lots of movement. Library: Connolly. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Preschool Films

Dudley On Tuesdays at 10:30 a.m. bring your child to the Dudley Branch for a preschool film. Be sure to call in advance to verify that this event has not been rescheduled or canceled. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury MA.

Toddler Story Time

East Boston Join us for stories, songs, games, and simple crafts. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Historic New England: Historic Toys

Grove Hall How did children have fun before computer chips, batteries, or electricity? Historic New England will help children explore toys and games from the past, discover how they work, and make one to keep. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Story Time: Science Behind the Story

Honan- Allston Ever wondered about the science behind some of your favorite stories? Come join us for this special series of story times as we look at classic stories and explore the science topics they raise. Includes stories and science activities for children ages 3-6. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: Story Time. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Preschool Story Time

Hyde Park Join us for stories and a craft based on the theme. Appropriate for ages two to five. No registration required. July 1 & 2 - Happy 4th of July July 8 & 9 - Boats Float July 15 & 16 - Hot & Cold July 22 & 23 - Windy Days July 29 & 30 - Bees, Bears & Honey. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue 02136.

Toddler/Preschool Science Behind the Story Time: The Five Senses

Jamaica Plain Guest storyteller Sherry Eskin will share stories and other fun activities about the five senses. For children ages 18 months-5 years. Library: Jamaica Plain. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library 12 Sedgwick Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Fizz, Boom, Story Time Presents Gardens!

Lower Mills Children are invited to listen to stories, sing songs, and create crafts related to plants. Large groups must register. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Toddler Story Time

North End Rhymes, stories, and movement for children ages 16 months to 3 years accompanied by a caregiver. No sign up necessary. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. North End Branch Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

Preschool Story Time

Parker Hill Stories and a craft for young children and caregivers. Siblings welcome. Groups must register in advance. Library: Parker Hill. Neighborhood: Mission Hill. Roxbury. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Families. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library 1497 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120.

Story Times: Science Behind the Story

Parker Hill What’s the science behind a story? Children are invited to find out from their local librarian. Library: Parker Hill. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library 1497 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120.

Tuesday Morning Baby and Toddler Story Time

Roslindale Babies through two-year-olds and their adult companions are invited to join music therapist Sharin Horvitz in song and dance each week. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale, MA 02131.

Preschool Story Time

Uphams Corner Children ages three to six, and their parents or caregivers are invited to join us every Tuesday morning at 10:30 a.m. Together we will read stories, sing songs, act out rhymes, and have fun. Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library, 500 Columbia Rd. Dorchester, MA 02125.

Preschool Story Hour

West End Stories, songs, rhymes, movement and crafts for children ages three to five accompanied by an adult. Library: West End. Neighborhood: West End. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Preschool Story Time

Adams Street Join us for interactive stories, songs, puppets, and more. Create your own story-inspired craft to take home. Join us in the park, weather permitting, for stories, songs, games and more. Open to all ages. Library: Adams. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122.

Mini Golf for a Big Cause

Public Event On Tuesday, July 22, 900 Eaton Vance employees and hundreds of businesspeople in and around Two International Place, Boston, are invited to loosen their ties, roll up their sleeves and kick off their heels to take swings at mini golf inside the large lobby to raise money for the upcoming Boston Marathon® Jimmy Fund Walk. Tee time is between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Since 2000, up to 35 Eaton Vance team members have participated in the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk each year, cumulatively raising more than $760,000 for the lifesaving adult and pediatric patient care and cancer research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. On Sept. 21, 2014, the team will walk together in the Boston Marathon Jimmy Fund Walk. Nine holes of mini golf will be set up inside the lobby to give businesspeople a chance to have fun playing mini golf while raising money for a big cause. Attendees will also have a shot at the 50-foot putt challenge! The suggested minimum fundraising fee is $10 per person. Attendees will be entered into o… Cost: The suggested minimum fundraising fee is $10 per person. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. Type of Event: Walks & Races. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Eaton Vance 2 International Pl Boston, MA 02110.

Elma Lewis Playhouse in the Park

Ongoing Elma Lewis Playhouse in the Park is a beloved Franklin Park institution with concerts and performances throughout the summer. The current Playhouse emulates the original summer series brought to the community from 1966-1978 by Elma Lewis, renowned Roxbury arts leader. Located in the footprint of the Overlook Shelter ruins, the Playhouse brought national musicians to the Franklin Park stage, including Duke Ellington who opened the season every fourth of July weekend until his death. Phone: 6174424141. Contact: Christine Poff, christine@franklinparkcoalition.org. Cost: FREE. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Jamaica Plain. Mattapan. Roxbury. MBTA: #16, #22, Orange Line (Green St). Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Playstead Pierpont Rd Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. For more info visit www.franklinparkcoalition.org.

Story Time: Science Behind the Story

West Roxbury What’s the science behind a story? Children are invited to find out from their local librarian. Library: West Roxbury. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. West Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library 1961 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132.

Beginning Internet Classes

Brighton Mystified by the net? Don't know how to surf? Help is available on a one-on-one basis to get you started. Please call the Brighton Branch for an appointment and ask for Alan. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

Copley Square Farmers Market

Farmers Markets Phone: 7818938222. Contact: Peter Bowne. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Green Line- Copley. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. Bounty Bucks. EBT. SNAP. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM. Copley Square 560 Boylston St Boston, MA 02116. For more info visit www.massfarmersmarkets.org.

Baby Story Time

North End Rhymes, songs, and bounces for those ages 0 - 15 months accompanied by a caregiver. No sign up necessary. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:05 AM – 11:30 AM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

ReadBoston Story Mobile

Brighton The ReadBoston Storymobile visits 14 Boston Public Library sites once a week for six weeks this summer to provide fun storytelling events and free books for all children in attendance. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

ReadBoston Story Mobile

Codman Square The ReadBoston Storymobile visits 14 Boston Public Library sites once a week for six weeks this summer to provide fun storytelling events and free books for all children in attendance. Library: Codman Square. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM. Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

CANCELED - Baby Lapsit

East Boston Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM.

Dewey Square Farmers Market

Farmers Markets Phone: 617-973-4909. Contact: Cailla Quinn. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Downtown Crossing. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. Bounty Bucks. EBT. SNAP. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:30 AM – 6:30 PM. Dewey Square 700 Atlantic Ave Boston, MA 02111. For more info visit bostonpublicmarket.org.

Dorchester House Farmers Market

Farmers Markets Phone: 6172883230. Contact: Mary Lynch. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Dorchester. MBTA: Red Line- Fields Corner Station. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. Bounty Bucks. EBT. SNAP. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM. Dorchester House 1353 Dorchester Ave Dorchester, MA 02122. For more info visit www.dorchesterhouse.org.

"Song Cycles" Exhibition

Ongoing Song Cycles is a new exhibition featuring 17 member artists of Unbound Visual Arts that responded to call for art on the theme of music. Opening Reception - Wed. June 18th 6:00 - 7:45, refreshments. Monday and Wed - Noon - 8:00 pm Tues and Thurs - 10 am - 6 pm Fri and Sat - 9 am - 5 pm. Phone: 617-657-4278. Contact: John Quatrale. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Allston. MBTA: 66. Type of Event: Exhibition. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Honan-Allston Library Art Gallery 300 N Harvard St Allston, MA 02134. For more info visit sites.google.com.

Jamaica Plain Bank of America Farmers Market

Farmers Markets Phone: 617-997-7381. Contact: Abram Spritzler. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. MBTA: Orange Line - Green Street. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. Senior Coupons. WIC. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Bank of America 677 Centre St Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Mission Hill Roxbury Crossing

Farmers Markets Phone: 6174276919. Contact: Barry Twomey. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Roxbury. MBTA: Orange Line - Roxbury Crossing Station. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. Bounty Bucks. SNAP. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Roxbury Crossing Station 1400 Tremont St Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120.

Adult Film Series: Torchy Blane, Reporter

South Boston Torchy Runs for Mayor, starring Glenda Farrell and Barton MacLane. (1939/B&W/58 minutes). Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

Avenue of the Arts Film Festival

West End Film -- Dallas Buyers Club (2013, Rated R, 117 min). Library: West End. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Bay Village. Beacon Hill. Cambridge. Charlestown. Chinatown / Leather District. Downtown. North End. Seaport. West End. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114. For more info visit www.lbgratun.com.

ReadBoston Story Mobile

Jamaica Plain The ReadBoston Storymobile visits 14 Boston Public Library sites once a week for six weeks this summer to provide fun storytelling events and free books for all children in attendance. Library: Jamaica Plain. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 1:15 PM – 2:15 PM. Jamaica Plain Branch of the Boston Public Library 12 Sedgwick Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Crafty Tuesdays: Wired Beaded Critters

Central Library Create wired beaded critters. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Teen Room Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Dr. Can-Do Science Experiments: Fizz, Boom, Read

Faneuil Kids ages 4 and up make your own bouncy balls in this fun and interactive program with Dr. Can-Do Science. Groups please preregister with Ann. Library: Faneuil. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Nature. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Faneuil Branch of the Boston Public Library 419 Faneuil Street Brighton, MA 02135. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Chess and Checkers with Charlie Cleary

Hyde Park Learn to play chess or checkers with expert instructor Charlie Cleary. All skill levels are welcome. Ages 5-13 years old. Sponsored by the Friends of the Hyde Park Branch Library. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Games/Gaming. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Children's Room Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue 02136.

Imagine Your Career

Hyde Park Come to any or all of the seven panels of professionals and learn about a variety of different careers including chef, librarian, young adult author, city councilor, and more. Francis Armstrong, Captain, Boston Police Department; Kristine Sand, Senior Project Manager, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Teen Video Gaming Club

Hyde Park Come join us at the Teen Video Gaming club. Systems include the Wii, PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. Games feature Smash Brothers, Band Hero, NBA2K13, PS Allstars and Gran Turismo 5. Refreshments will be served. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Community Meeting. Computers/Technology. Concerts / Live Music. Games/Gaming. Performing Arts. Visual Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Museum of Science-Super Cold Science

South End Super Cold Science program has children ages five and up watch a variety of objects and substances change size, form, and behavior when placed in an extremely cold liquid. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Story Times: Science Behind the Story

Adams Street What’s the science behind a story? Children are invited to find out from their local librarian. Library: Adams. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122.

The Record Company

Charlestown Explore careers in the music industry by learning about different roles in the business, song structure, and the process of making a recording. Try your hand at audio editing and beatmaking with professional technology. Library: Charlestown. Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library 179 Main Street Charlestown, MA 02129.

Shopping More Safely Online

Central Library Not comfortable shopping online? We’ll teach you the basics to stay safe. Learn about what you can do before you buy, how to evaluate a site for safety, and what some best bets are for shopping online. Basic mouse, keyboard, and internet experience required. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Tech Classroom Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Yoga for Seniors

West End Low-impact yoga for seniors. Classes are led by Tatiana Nekrasova, a certified yoga instructor. Library: West End. Neighborhood: Beacon Hill. West End. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Seniors. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Historic New England: Historic Toys

Egleston Square How did children have fun before computer chips, batteries, or electricity? Historic New England will help children explore toys and games from the past, discover how they work, and make one to keep. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

Lego Builders

Uphams Corner Make your imagination a reality with Lego spaceships, Lego robots, and Lego buildings – anything and everything Lego. The first 15 kids are guaranteed to have enough materials. Ages four and up. Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Games/Gaming. Visual Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Families. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library, 500 Columbia Rd. Dorchester, MA 02125.

LEGO Builders Club

Central Library Let's build something together at our LEGO Builders Club. Children of all ages are welcome to join us for LEGO and DUPLO fun. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Rey Children's Room Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Midlife Women’s Health: Staying Healthy and Well

Public Event The Mass General Midlife Women’s Health Center invites you to attend their free educational event on midlife women’s health. “Midlife Women’s Health: Staying Healthy and Well” is a free educational program for patients, staff and members of the community focusing on the unique health needs of women at midlife. A multidisciplinary group of experts from the Mass General Midlife Women’s Health Center will present on bone health and osteoporosis, sex at midlife, heart health and mental health. To register for this free program, send your name and email address to Jessica Johanson at jajohanson@partners.org. The Mass General Midlife Women’s Health Center brings together experts from more than 15 specialties to improve, promote and advance health care for women at menopause and beyond through research, collaboration and education. Phone: 617-726-3001. Contact: Jessica Johanson, jajohanson@partners.org. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Neighborhood: Beacon Hill. MBTA: Charles St. / MGH. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 6:30 PM. Massachusetts General Hospital, O’Keeffe Auditorium 55 Fruit St Boston, MA 02114. For more info visit www.massgeneral.org.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:45 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Art & Science Workshop

Mattapan We'll be making crafts that combine art with science. Join us as we tackle different topics like optical illusions, paintings and masks. Don't miss the fun. July 1, Paint like Mondrian. July 8, Robot Masks. July 15, Thaumatrope Optical Illusions. July 22, Pinwheels. July 29, Kaleidoscopes. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Mad Scientist Lab

North End Children unleash their inner scientist, and take their creation home. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

Craft Time

South Boston Come by for a drop-in craft you will make with your very own hand or footprint. Babies will love the sensory experience of paint on their feet or hands and older kids will love decorating their creation. Ages 0-5. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 4:30 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

Books of Hope

South End Express yourself in a welcoming and positive atmosphere with the Books of Hope creative writing program. Write, recite, and perform your poetry while discovering new poets and poems. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Museum of Science-Super Cold Science

Codman Square The Super Cold Science program has children ages five and up watch a variety of objects and substances change size, form, and behavior when placed in an extremely cold liquid. Library: Codman Square. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Gardening Club

Egleston Square How does your garden grow? Plant, tend, and harvest vegetables in the library's outdoor raised-bed gardens. Newcomers are always welcome. Large groups should call ahead. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Nature. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 4:30 PM – 5:15 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

Boston Finance Commission

City Clerk Meeting Agenda Attached. Phone: 617-635-2202. Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 5:00 PM. Curley Conference Room - 2nd Floor 43 Hawkins St Boston, MA 02114. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Environment Department - Business Meeting

City Clerk Detail Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42014071020593-56e77d.pdf (Use Congress Street As An Entrance/Exit After 5:30 P.M.). Phone: 617-635-3850. MBTA: State Street Station (City Hall Exit). Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 5:45 PM – 6:15 PM. Boston City Hall, Rm. #900, 9th Floor 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108.

Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City Entertainment Series

Public Event For three months this summer, Bostonians, visitors and adventurers big and small can enjoy all of the pleasures of a New England summer – sun-splashed days, breezy nights and most notably, the water. This summer, the Boston Harbor Hotel will once again become one of Boston’s liveliest outdoor entertainment venues when it launches its 16th annual Summer in the City Entertainment Series on Thursday, June 12, 2014 (continuing through Friday, August 29, 2014). One of Boston’s most anticipated outdoor summer traditions, the Summer in the City Entertainment Series offers guests, visitors and local residents the opportunity to enjoy complimentary concerts, movies and live entertainment from the hotel’s unrivaled waterfront location. Now in its 16th year, the series has become a summer staple in Boston. As the sun sets, the harbor comes alive with different bands performing nightly on the hotel’s floating barge. Cool breezes, passing yachts, Chef Daniel Bruce’s award-winning cuisine and cocktails al fresco all… Phone: 617-439-7000. Contact: Heather Greenbaum. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Red line to South Station. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Film. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Boston Harbor Hotel 70 Rowes Wharf Boston, MA 02110. For more info visit www.bhh.com.

Elma Lewis Playhouse in the Park

Ongoing Tuesday, July 15th at 6pm. Opening Night! Athene Wilson, best female jazz vocalist at the New England Urban Music Awards. You’ll love her style, her music and her voice! Tuesday, July 22rd at 6pm with Midnight Crew, a big rockin’ band. Tuesday, July 29th at 6pm with Ashanti & Sistah Soul. You’ll love their oldies and dance tunes. National Night Out DJ Dance Party in Franklin Park - Tuesday, August 5th at 6pm with. Brother Charles Clemons from TOUCH 106 FM and Nomadik will be our DJs. Get ready to dance! Phone: 6174424141. Contact: Christine Poff, christine@franklinparkcoalition.org. Cost: FREE. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Jamaica Plain. Mattapan. Roxbury. MBTA: #16, #22, Orange Line (Green St). Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Playstead Pierpont Rd Boston, MA 02130. For more info visit www.franklinparkcoalition.org.

Art and Architecture Tour

Central Library Boston Public Library offers free public tours highlighting the celebrated art and architecture of the Boston Public Library’s McKim Building (1895), a designated National Historic Landmark. The hour-long tours explore the work of architect Charles Follen McKim and murals by John Singer Sargent, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, and Edwin Austin Abbey. Led by volunteer tour guides, the art and architecture tours begin at the Dartmouth Street entrance of the Central Library in Copley Square. No appointment is necessary. For more information and a full schedule of public tours, visit www.bpl.org/tours. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Tours. Cost: free. Audience: College Students. Adults. Seniors. Visitors. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Boston Public Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Homebuyer Boot Camp

Central Library Are you buying a home in the next year and need help getting your paperwork together? Homebuyer Boot Camp is for you. Learn what will be needed for your mortgage and homebuyer assistance applications as well as tips to research pertinent information during your home search. Boot Camp dates: July 8, 15, and 22. Preregistration is required at www.bostonhomecenter.com. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Orientation Room Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Powered By Dance 2014

Public Event AN INTENSIVE FOR TEENS AT THE JEANNETTE NEILL DANCE STUDIO A rewarding and enriching program specifically designed for teens, featuring some of the nation’s most gifted dance educators. July 21st – August 8th, Monday – Friday BEGINNING/INTERMEDIATE 9:30 -11:15 Ballet 11:30 -1:15 Modern 2:00 – 4:00 Styles INTERMEDIATE 9:30 – 11:15 Modern 11:30 – 1:15 Ballet 2:00 – 4:00 Styles INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED 9:30 – 11:15 Ballet 11:30 – 1:15 Modern 2:00 – 4:00 Styles (Styles class may include Jazz, Theatre Dance, and Hip Hop). Phone: 617-523-1355. Contact: Jeannette Neill. Cost: $405/per week OR $1100 for all 3 weeks. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). MBTA: Green/Orange Line. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Jeannette Neill Dance Studio 261 Friend St Boston, MA 02114.

Boston Zoning Commissioin

City Clerk Detail Agenda Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42014071321551-8d8566.pdf. Phone: 617-722-4300 ext 4308. MBTA: State Street Station (City Hall Exit). Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 9:00 AM. Boston City Hall, Rm. #900, 9th Floor 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108.

La Couleur Du Vent: an international exhibit of design bindings

Ongoing La Couleur Du Vent (The Color of the Wind) showcases the remarkable book binding skills of 51 French, Canadian and American artists who are all graduates of l’Ecole Estienne in Paris and/or members of Les Amis de la Reliure d'Art du Canada (Friends of the Art of Bookbinding of Canada). Although the printed content of all 51 books in the exhibit is exactly the same (called a “set book”), each binding is crafted with the unique materials and methods that reflect the maker’s skills and artistic interpretation. North Bennet Street School, which offers training programs and workshops in bookbinding, is the fourth stop of the show’s international touring schedule. The exhibit originated in Paris, then traveled to Quebec City, Montreal and Trois-Rivières, Quebec before arriving in Boston. Phone: 617-227-0155x180. Contact: Nancy Jenner. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: North End. MBTA: Haymarket, Green and Orange lines. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Attractions & Museums. Exhibition. Visual Arts. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. North Bennet Street School 150 North St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.nbss.edu.

A Distant Episode at Boston Children's Museum

Ongoing Video and sound installation all about looking up (or down) at the sky. Phone: 6174266500. Contact: info@bostonchildrensmuseum.org. Cost: $14 on Friday nights only from 5-9 pm $1. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Red line (South Station). Type of Event: Exhibition. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Boston Children's Museum 308 Congress St Boston, MA 02210. For more info visit www.bostonchildrensmuseum.org.

2014 Pre-College Summer Session

Ongoing Study art and design in a college environment with professional artists. Our college courses for high school students are designed to challenge your imagination and help you find a pathway to a career in art and design. Students earn 1 college level credit after successful completion of the 7-session courses. Non-credit workshops and online portfolio preparation courses in a variety of disciplines are also scheduled during summer session. Scholarships are available based on financial need. More information about the scholarship application process can be found on our website. Register early! Space is limited. Phone: 617-585-6724. Contact: Linda Harris. Cost: $150-$210. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Fenway-Kenmore. MBTA: Green Line -- Kenmore. Type of Event: Visual Arts. Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM. Lesley University College of Art and Design 700 Beacon St Boston, MA 02215. For more info visit www.lesley.edu.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Public Event FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-267-7400. Contact: Lisa Swain. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Back Bay. Bay Village. Beacon Hill. Chinatown / Leather District. South Boston. South End. MBTA: Orange line to Massachusetts Avenue. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD South End Neighborhood Service Center 554 Columbus Ave Boston, MA 02118. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Public Event FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-445-6000. Contact: Ivana Serret. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Back Bay. Fenway-Kenmore. Mission Hill. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/parker-hillfenway-nsc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Parker Hill / Fenway Neighborhood Service Center 714 Parker St Roxbury Crossing, MA 02120. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

Boston Licensing Board - Petitions

City Clerk Re: Changes for Holder's of a C.V. 7-Day All Alcoholic Beverage Licenses / Common Victualler Permits, Etc. Detail Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42014071602220-450803.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4170. Contact: Carolyn Twomey. MBTA: State Street Station (Ctiy Hall Exit). Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM. Boston City Hall, Rm. #809A, 8th Floor 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108.

Fishing 101 at Boston Children's Museum

Ongoing Outside on the Boardwalk (weather permitting) Museum partner Save the Harbor/Save the Bay returns for another summer of fishing and exploring life in Fort Point Channel. Learn the basics of casting a line and waiting patiently for a bite. Touch a green crab or take a close look at different types of fish. Phone: 617-426-6500. Contact: info@bostonchildrensmuseum.org. Cost: free, but to get into museum $14. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Red line (South Station). Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Boston Children's Museum 308 Congress St Boston, MA 02210.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-298-2045. Contact: Karleen Porcena. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Mattapan. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/mattapan-fsc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Mattapan Family Service Center 535 River St Mattapan, MA 02126. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-522-4250. Contact: Mirta Rodriguez. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. MBTA: Orange line to Stony Brook. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Jamaica Plain Area Planning Action Council 30 Bickford St Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-398-6242. Contact: Terry Kennedy. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. John F. Kennedy Family Service Center 55 Bunker Hill St Charlestown, MA 02129. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-288-2700. Contact: Eric Mitchell. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Dorchester. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/dorchester-nsc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Dorchester Neighborhood Service Center 110 Claybourne St Dorchester, MA 02124. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-442-5900. Contact: Anthony Richards. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Dorchester. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/dorchester-nsc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Elm Hill Family Service Center 22 Elm Hill Ave Dorchester, MA 02121. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will s… Phone: 617-567-8857. Contact: Amy Lima. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: East Boston. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/east-boston-apac.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD East Boston Area Planning Action Council 21 Meridian St Boston, MA 02128. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

YEA! Youth Engaged in Action

Ongoing FREE PROGRAM - EARN $100 IN GIFT CARDS TOO YOUNG TO WORK AND TOO OLD FOR DAY CAMP. ACTION FOR BOSTON COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT IS HOSTING AN ENGAGING SUMMER PROGRAM JUST FOR 13-YEAR OLDS. YEA! Youth Engaged in Action is a three-week course offered to 200 income-eligible middle-school youth. YEA builds on their ability to become young leaders through awareness, advocacy and the opportunity to take action. Throughout the session, they will learn how government works, how to take positive action on challenges that face our environment and how financial wellness is important for themselves and their communities at large. There will be one session for a total of three weeks (Monday - Friday) with ABCD’s staff and older SummerWorks teens working as program assistants. Please call one of our participating neighborhood sites to sign up and get more information. Summer Session: 7/14/2014 - 8/1/2014 All applications must be submitted to a participating neighborhood site by May 30, 2014. The YEA! program will… Phone: 617-903-3640. Contact: Kathryn Fahey. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. MBTA: http://bostonabcd.org/allston-brighton-noc.aspx. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. ABCD Allston/Brighton Neighborhood Opportunity Center 640 Washington St Brighton, MA 02135. For more info visit bostonabcd.org.

New England Aquarium

East Boston Conversations about sharks, tide pools and lobsters are on the schedule when educators from the New England Aquarium visit. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Environmental Events. Nature. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

BCYF Fenway Challenge

Boston Centers for Youth & Families Sponsored by the Boston Red Sox, this is an opportunity for youth to compete against other youth their own age in baseball skills such as base running, pitching and batting. The participants will be divided into four age groups: 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, and 13/14. At the end of the Challenge, the scores will be tabulated and the top finisher in each age group will win a pair of Red Sox tickets to a game in September where they will be honored on the field before the start of the game. Youth can attend one or all Fenway Challenges but can only win the tickets once. Youth groups and camps are welcome to participate. Phone: 617-635-5206 x104. Contact: William.Sittig@Boston.Gov. Cost: FREE! Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Sports. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 1:00 PM. Daisy Field Jamaicaway Boston, MA 02130. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Children's Courtyard Concerts - Little Groove

Central Library Children of all ages are welcome for a summer series of special Courtyard Concerts. Kids will move, groove, and sing along to their favorite children’s performers.  Little Groove music classes are designed to help infants, toddlers and preschoolers learn and interact through sound, sight and touch in a live music setting. Children enjoy being a part of the musical experience, using their bodies and voices to sing along to catchy songs that help them build important motor and social skills. They will also have fun using real instruments such as drums, shakers, and tambourines. Little Groove music classes are a fun learning environment for children. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.babywiggle.com.

Children's Films

Connolly Short, fun films for young children. Groups welcome. Library: Connolly. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Historic New England: Historic Toys

Dudley How did children have fun before computer chips, batteries, or electricity? Historic New England will help children explore toys and games from the past, discover how they work, and make one to keep. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Story Time

Dudley Bring your child to the Dudley Branch for story time. Pre-registration is required. Be sure to call in advance to verify that this event has not been rescheduled or canceled. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Bilingual Sing Along

Faneuil Songs, fingerplays and action rhymes in English and Spanish for young children. Groups, please preregister with Ann. 617-782-6705. Library: Faneuil. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Faneuil Branch of the Boston Public Library 419 Faneuil Street Brighton, MA 02135. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Preschool Films and Fun

Fields Corner Preschool fun for kids ages 2 and up. Library: Neighborhood: Type of Event: Cost: free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. 1520 Dorchester Avenue Dorchester.

Story Time: Science Behind the Story

Fields Corner What’s the science behind a story? Children are invited to find out from their local librarian. Library: Fields Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Avenue Dorchester, MA 02122.

Preschool Story Time

Hyde Park Join us for stories and a craft based on the theme. Appropriate for ages two to five. No registration required. July 1 & 2 - Happy 4th of July July 8 & 9 - Boats Float July 15 & 16 - Hot & Cold July 22 & 23 - Windy Days July 29 & 30 - Bees, Bears & Honey. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue 02136.

Fun With Books

Mattapan Kids up to age three with parents and caregivers join Jackie and Kate for story-themed songs, fingerplays and a simple craft. This program is geared to ages 0-4 and is a partnership with the Mattapan Branch and Early Intervention. Groups of five or more - please call the library in advance to register for this program as space and supplies are limited. Due to the hands-on nature of the program, we hope to have one adult present for every two children under the age of four. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Jurassic Journey Puppet Show by Caravan Puppets

Parker Hill Join us for a puppet show by the amazing Caravan Puppets. Jurassic Journey is the tale of Professor Diggins journey back in time with rocking songs, creative moment, and dino puppets galore. Groups please register in advance. Library: Parker Hill. Neighborhood: Mission Hill. Roxbury. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library 1497 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120.

Toddler Story Time

South Boston Please join us for twenty minutes of songs, rhymes and stories with free play afterward. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

Preschool Story Time

South End Stories, songs, and a craft based on seasonal themes, especially for preschoolers ages three to five and their caregivers. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Preschool Story Time

South End In Preschool Story Time, Irene Smalls will show children, parents, and nannies how to combine reading with healthy exercise, Literacise. Exercise helps kids learn. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Toddler Story Hour

West End Stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children 18 months to 3 years accompanied by an adult. Library: Neighborhood: Type of Event: Cost: free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

CANCELED - ESL Conversation Group

Brighton Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 PM.

Museum of Science-Super Cold Science

Brighton The Super Cold Science program has children ages five and up watch a variety of objects and substances change size, form, and behavior when placed in an extremely cold liquid. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

Kayem to crown winner of Create Fenway's Next Frank contest at free National Hot Dog Day grilling event

Public Event National Hot Dog Day is Wednesday, July 23 and Kayem, the official Frank and Sausage of the Boston Red Sox and Fenway Park, is celebrating with a free grilling event at Boston Harbor Cruises’ The Landing at Long Wharf. During the event, Red Sox icons Steve Lyons and Rico Petrocelli will crown the winner of second annual “Create the Next Fenway Frank,” who will be honored on-field prior to the Red Sox’ game versus Toronto on Monday, July 28. The following two finalists will sample their hot dog creations to the public during the event: · Peter Anastasi of Watertown, MA "Greenville Southern Drive Dog"- A deliciously grilled Kayem Fenway Frank, topped with warm, smokey pulled pork and creamy coleslaw for an irresistible crunch. · Dana DiSantis of Peru, MA "The Monstah" - Features Boston baked beans, honey mustard, warm sweet onion, sharp cheddar cheese, and crispy smokey bacon bits on top of a Kayem Fenway Frank. Kayem’s National Hot Dog Day celebration will begin at 11 a.m. and continue until 2 p.m.… Cost: Free. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Long Wharf 1 Long Wharf Boston, MA 02110.

Mayor's Office of Consumer Affairs and Licensing Hearings

City Clerk Hearing Schedule Attached. Phone: 617-635-4165. Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:00 AM. Boston City Hall - Room 801 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Art & Architecture Tour

Central Library Boston Public Library offers free public tours highlighting the celebrated art and architecture of the Boston Public Library’s McKim Building (1895), a designated National Historic Landmark. The hour-long tours explore the work of architect Charles Follen McKim and murals by John Singer Sargent, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, and Edwin Austin Abbey. Led by volunteer tour guides, the art and architecture tours begin at the Dartmouth Street entrance of the Central Library in Copley Square. No appointment is necessary. For more information and a full schedule of public tours, visit www.bpl.org/tours. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Tours. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Imagine Your Future Writing Workshops

Central Library Imagine your future writing short stories. Over 4 weeks, these workshops will give you the basics on writing short stories. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Teen Room Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Get a Taste of Chair Massage

West End Experience a five minute complimentary chair massage outside in the West End Branch Library Courtyard. This will be offered – weather permitting – on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. throughout the summer. Zoe Arguello , a licensed massage therapist, operates Toe2Heal Studio at 25 Myrtle Street in Beacon Hill. Library: West End. Neighborhood: Beacon Hill. Charlestown. Downtown. North End. Seaport. West End. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Magic Workshop Series

Charlestown Master magician John Henry will amaze you with illusions and teach you the tricks of the trade. Best for ages 6 and up. Library: Charlestown. Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library 179 Main Street Charlestown, MA 02129. For more info visit worldofmagic.com.

Boston Public Market

Farmers Markets Phone: 617-973-4909. Contact: Cailla Quinn. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Green Line - Haymarket. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. Bounty Bucks. EBT. SNAP. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Boston Public Market Sidewalk 136 Blackstone St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit bostonpublicmarket.org.

ReadBoston Story Mobile

Grove Hall The ReadBoston Storymobile visits 14 Boston Public Library sites once a week for six weeks this summer to provide fun storytelling events and free books for all children in attendance. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

ReadBoston Story Mobile

Lower Mills The ReadBoston Storymobile visits 14 Boston Public Library sites once a week for six weeks this summer to provide fun storytelling events and free books for all children in attendance. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:15 AM – 12:15 PM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Mommy and Me Story Time

Hyde Park This story time is for little ones ages one to four years old years old accompanied by an adult. Enjoy stories, a song, and a paper craft. No registration required. No groups or daycares please. July 2 - Happy 4th of July July 9 - Boats Float July 16 - Hot & Cold July 23 - Windy Days July 30 - Bees, Bears & Honey. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Boston City Council - Weekly Meeting

City Council NO MEETING (Summer Break). Phone: 617-635-3040. Contact: Central Staff. MBTA: Government Center. Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:00 PM. Boston City Hall, Iannella Chambers, 5th Floor 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

"Song Cycles" Exhibition

Ongoing Song Cycles is a new exhibition featuring 17 member artists of Unbound Visual Arts that responded to call for art on the theme of music. Opening Reception - Wed. June 18th 6:00 - 7:45, refreshments. Monday and Wed - Noon - 8:00 pm Tues and Thurs - 10 am - 6 pm Fri and Sat - 9 am - 5 pm. Phone: 617-657-4278. Contact: John Quatrale. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Allston. MBTA: 66. Type of Event: Exhibition. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Honan-Allston Library Art Gallery 300 N Harvard St Allston, MA 02134. For more info visit sites.google.com.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Splash Dance Party

Parks Events Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Adults. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Games/Gaming. Park Event. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. Mt. Pleasant St. Park 30 Mt Pleasant Ave Boston, MA 02119.

Beth Israel Farmers Market

Farmers Markets Phone: 6176670335. Contact: Grantley Payne. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Fenway-Kenmore. MBTA: Green Line- Longwood Medical Area Station. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. EBT. SNAP. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center 330 Brookline Ave Boston, MA 02215.

Charlestown Farmers Market

Farmers Markets Phone: 6172418866. Contact: Terry Kennedy. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Charlestown. MBTA: Orange Line- Community College Station. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Austin and Main Plaza Closest Address: 175 Main St Charlestown, MA 02129.

Marshalls Farm Stand

Farmers Markets End date not confirmed. Phone: 9783147262. Contact: Robert Marshall. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Blue Line- Aquarium Station. Type of Event: Farmer's Market. Payment Types Accepted: $$$. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Downtown Waterfront 70 E India Row Boston, MA 02110.

Midweek Midday Matinee

Honan- Allston Summer of Large Screen SF&F. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Avenue of the Arts Film Festival

West End Film— Nebraska (2013, Rated R, 114 min). Library: West End. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Bay Village. Beacon Hill. Cambridge. Charlestown. Chinatown / Leather District. Downtown. North End. Seaport. West End. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114. For more info visit www.lbgratun.com.

Museum of Science-Super Cold Science

Parker Hill Super Cold Science program has children ages five and up watch a variety of objects and substances change size, form, and behavior when placed in an extremely cold liquid. Library: Parker Hill. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library 1497 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120.

Bubble-Palooza: Science and Fun with Bubbles

Connolly Come make bubbles of all different sizes and shapes, using string, straws and more. Have lots of fun while learning about the science of bubbles. Library: Connolly. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Games/Gaming. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Exploring the Animal World with Creature Teachers

East Boston How do animals protect themselves? Why do owls come out at night? What's the difference between frogs and toads? These are just a few of the many questions answered in this course for kids. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Nature. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. East Boston Branch Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Future Feature Films

Grove Hall Visit some troubling future societies in these movies and imagine how you would survive. July 9, Divergent: Tris is classified as Divergent in this society, meaning she is different and dangerous to the powers-that-be. July 23, Metropolis: Here is a city where humans and robots live together, but not peacefully. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:55 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Bugology 101

Honan- Allston Come explore the world of invertebrates in this hands-on program presented by Bugworks. Live insects, plenty of information and lots of fun. For children ages 5-12. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134. For more info visit www.bugworks.net.

Mad Scientist Lab

South Boston Children unleash their inner scientist, and take their creation home. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

Preschool Story Time

South Boston Please join us for stories, songs & rhymes. Children ages three to six, and their parents or caregivers are welcome. This is a summer story time with the Fizz Boom Read theme. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

Fizz Boom Read by Caravan Puppets

Adams Street Join us for a collection of Caravan’s favorite literary tales with a science twist including Caterpillar Wants to Fly, Bear Hibernates, and Pterodactyl’s Eggs. Jonathan’s rocking songs, handmade puppets, and delightful tales make this a show the whole family will enjoy. Library: Adams. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122. For more info visit www.caravanpuppets.com.

Books of Hope

Charlestown Express yourself in a welcoming and positive atmosphere with the Books of Hope creative writing program. Write, recite, and perform your poetry while discovering new poets and poems. Library: Charlestown. Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library 179 Main Street Charlestown, MA 02129.

Computers for Beginners, Week 3

Central Library Learn to use the mouse, the keyboard, how to search and organize files, and how to cut and paste. This four-week course is for those with little or no computer experience. Registration is required; please call 617.859.2323. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Tech Classroom Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Make Your Own Superhero Symbol

Lower Mills It’s the 75th anniversary of Batman. Together we will make DC and Marvel superhero emblems using felt and tacky glue. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 2:30 PM – 3:45 PM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

The Record Company

Dudley Explore careers in the music industry by learning about different roles in the business, song structure, and the process of making a recording. Try your hand at audio editing and beatmaking with professional technology. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Gardening at the Library

Mattapan Join us in the library garden as we grow and learn about all types of fruits and vegetables. You may get a little dirty. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Community Meeting. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Mad Scientist Lab

Uphams Corner Come unleash your inner mad scientist and experiment with creating milk galaxies, marshmallow slingshots, aluminum foil boats, slime, and more. Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Rd Dorchester, MA 02121.

Franklin Park Zoo: Animal Senses

Codman Square Children interact with live animals and experience the world as animals do through activities investigating camouflage, mimicry, and other adaptations designed to trick the senses, enhance natural biodiversity, and improve chances for survival. Library: Codman Square. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Nature. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Mad Scientist Lab

Central Library Children unleash their inner scientist, and take their creation home. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Rey Children's Room Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Free Night at the Museum of Fine Arts

Arts, Tourism & Special Events Wednesday nights after 4 pm, admission is by voluntary contribution (suggested donation $25). Phone: (617) 267-9300. Cost: Free (Voluntary Contribution). Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Fenway-Kenmore. MBTA: Green E Line: Museum of Fine Arts. Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 4:00 PM – 9:45 PM. The Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Ave Boston, MA 02115. For more info visit www.mfa.org.

Silly Science with Sherry

Egleston Square Celebrate the fun of science with special guest Sherry Eskin. For ages four to ten. Due to limited space, groups must pre-register at 617.445.4340. Wednesday, July 23, 4:30 p m: Learn and play with bubbles at the library’s Bubble Party. Friday, July 31, 2 p.m: Children will learn how to make ice cream and enjoy their creation. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

Boston Harbor Hotel’s Summer in the City Entertainment Series

Public Event For three months this summer, Bostonians, visitors and adventurers big and small can enjoy all of the pleasures of a New England summer – sun-splashed days, breezy nights and most notably, the water. This summer, the Boston Harbor Hotel will once again become one of Boston’s liveliest outdoor entertainment venues when it launches its 16th annual Summer in the City Entertainment Series on Thursday, June 12, 2014 (continuing through Friday, August 29, 2014). One of Boston’s most anticipated outdoor summer traditions, the Summer in the City Entertainment Series offers guests, visitors and local residents the opportunity to enjoy complimentary concerts, movies and live entertainment from the hotel’s unrivaled waterfront location. Now in its 16th year, the series has become a summer staple in Boston. As the sun sets, the harbor comes alive with different bands performing nightly on the hotel’s floating barge. Cool breezes, passing yachts, Chef Daniel Bruce’s award-winning cuisine and cocktails al fresco all… Phone: 617-439-7000. Contact: Heather Greenbaum. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Red line to South Station. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Film. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Boston Harbor Hotel 70 Rowes Wharf Boston, MA 02110. For more info visit www.bhh.com.

Concerts in the Courtyard: Patrick Coman

Central Library Patrick Coman merges blues from his native Oklahoma with the poetry of traditional New England folk music found in his adopted home of Boston. In addition to performing, Coman hosts the popular For the Sake of the Song concert series, which brings together top songwriters to collaborate in performing songs by their biggest influences alongside their own original work. He also produces and hosts the weekly Local Folk radio show on WUMB (Boston’s NPR music station) and is a board member of the New England Americana Festival. Sponsored in partnership with For the Sake of the Song. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Businesses. Visitors. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. McKim Courtyard Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Learn to Use a Laptop (in Spanish)/Taller Para Aprender A Usar Una Computadora Portátil En Español

Egleston Square Instruction in using a laptop computer is provided in the Spanish language by Giovanna Tapia. Aprenda a usar una computadora portátil con instrucciones en español con Giovanna Tapia. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Jamaica Plain. Roxbury. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Stars & Moon Story Time

Honan- Allston A pyjamas story time with tales about the moon and stars. For children ages 2-6. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Conspiracy Theory Film

North End Ministry of Fear(1944) 86 min Stephen Neale has just been released from an asylum during World War 2 in England when he stumbles on a deadly Nazi spy plot by accident and tries to stop it. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

Line Dancing

Ongoing Join the Rhythm Riders in Franklin Park for a free line dancing party! Free and fun for all ages. You don’t need to know the moves – you’ll learn everything you need to know there! Line Dancing will happen every Wednesday through the end of August, weather permitting. Stay hydrated! Bring a water bottle. Phone: 617-442-4141. Contact: Christine Poff. Cost: FREE. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Dorchester. MBTA: #14, #25, #28, #29, #16. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Park Event. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Franklin Park Golf Clubhouse 1 Circuit St Roxbury, MA 02119.

Open Space Plan 2015-2021 Community Meeting

Parks Upcoming Meetings PARKS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES OPEN SPACE PLAN MEETINGS The City of Boston is preparing a new citywide Open Space Plan for the years 2015 to 2021. As part of this effort, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department developed and launched a survey questionnaire to enable the public to provide input about their park use and preferences. The Parks Department will be holding a citywide series of public meetings from July 21 to August 14 to discuss the results of the survey. With this information the Parks Department is developing a multi-year integrated plan for open space protection and development. Public participation is crucial to the success of the Open Space Plan and the key ingredient to helping us make our parks and open spaces better. The Plan looks at all public open space, regardless of ownership, including parks, playgrounds, squares, malls, urban wilds, community gardens, cemeteries, greenways, trails, thoroughfares, and harbor islands. The Plan will also look at demographic and socio-econo… Phone: 617.961.3006. Contact: Marchelle Jacques-Yarde. Audience: All Ages. Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Community Meeting. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:30 PM. BCYF Shelburne Community Center 2730 Washington St Roxbury, MA 02119.

Open Space Plan 2015-2021 Community Meeting

Parks Upcoming Meetings PARKS DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES OPEN SPACE PLAN MEETINGS The City of Boston is preparing a new citywide Open Space Plan for the years 2015 to 2021. As part of this effort, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department developed and launched a survey questionnaire to enable the public to provide input about their park use and preferences. The Parks Department will be holding a citywide series of public meetings from July 21 to August 14 to discuss the results of the survey. With this information the Parks Department is developing a multi-year integrated plan for open space protection and development. Public participation is crucial to the success of the Open Space Plan and the key ingredient to helping us make our parks and open spaces better. The Plan looks at all public open space, regardless of ownership, including parks, playgrounds, squares, malls, urban wilds, community gardens, cemeteries, greenways, trails, thoroughfares, and harbor islands. The Plan will also look at demographic and socio-econo… Phone: 617.961.3006. Contact: Marchelle Jacques-Yarde. Audience: All Ages. Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Community Meeting. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 6:30 PM. BCYF Roslindale Community Center 6 Cummins Hwy Roslindale, MA 02131.

Boston Landmarks Orchestra - Free Wednesday Concerts - Fiesta sinfónica

Public Event An evening of Latin music and dance begins with Gershwin’s " Cuban Overture" rumba-inflected overture. Then two worlds meet as the Landmarks Orchestra is joined by a ”Pocket-sized Salsa Orchestra” performing festive music from a half dozen Caribbean nations (new nations are premiered this summer). Featured artists and partners include Conservatory Lab Charter School Dudamel Orchestra, Horace Mann School for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Get ready to dance the night away! Phone: (617) 987-2000. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Back Bay. MBTA: Arlington or Copley. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Park Event. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:00 PM. DCR Hatch Shell 1 David G Mugar Way Boston, MA 02114. For more info visit www.landmarksorchestra.org.

Dorothy Curran Concert Series Featuring Beatlejuice

Parks Events Now celebrating 42 years as Boston’s longest-running outdoor concert series, these performances feature exciting, non-stop entertainment for music lovers of all ages. This series is presented by Mayor Martin J. Walsh in partnership with the Boston Parks and Recreation Department with title sponsorship from Bank of America and support night sponsors Michael Francis Cahill Fund/ City of Boston. Phone: (617) 635-4505. Contact: Parks Dept. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:00 PM. Boston City Hall Plaza 33 Congress St Boston, MA 02109.

Twelfth Night: Shakespeare on the Common

Arts, Tourism & Special Events For our 19th season production of Free Shakespeare on the Common, CSC is pleased to present Twelfth Night, Shakespeare's classic comedy of love in disguise. One of The Bard's most popular plays, Twelfth Night follows the journey of Viola and Sebastian, twins separated by a shipwreck, as they encounter loss and love in their new homeland-the mythical and magical land of Illyria. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Red Line/Green Line: Park Street. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Theatre. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 8:00 PM. Parkman Bandstand, Boston Common 131 Tremont St Boston, MA 02111. For more info visit commshakes.org.

Free Shakespeare on the Common - Twelfth Night

Public Event Join Commonwealth Shakespeare Company on the Boston Common for Bard’s classic comedy of love in disguise. Follow the journey of Viola and Sebastian, twins separated by a shipwreck, as they encounter loss and love in their new homeland—the mythical and magical land of Illyria. Directed by Steven Maler. Pack your picnic, stake out your spot early and join us for pre-show music and Greenshow. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Park Street. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM. Boston Common 131 Tremont St Boston, MA 02111. For more info visit commshakes.org.

Shear Madness

Ongoing "Shear Madness" is one of the most popular entertainments in the world, delighting audiences night after night with its unique blend of madcap improvisation and spine-tickling mystery. This unique comedy-whodunit takes place today in the "Shear Madness" hairstyling salon and is chock full of up-to-the-minute spontaneous humor. During the course of the action, a murder is committed and the audience gets to spot the clues, question the suspects, and solve the funniest mystery in the annals of crime.The outcome is never the same, which is why many audience members return again and again to the scene of the mayhem. Phone: 617.426.5225. Contact: Shear Madness Box Office. Cost: $50. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Downtown. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Theatre. Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM. Charles Playhouse 74 Warrenton St Boston, MA 02116. For more info visit www.shearmadness.com.