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Deadline - Quarterly tax payments

Quarterly real estate tax payments are due the first weekday of February, May, August, and November. Phone: 617-635-4287. Contact: Taxpayer Referral and Assistance Center. Monday, May 2, 2016. 1 City Hall Square Boston MA 02201. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Art in Bloom at the MFA

Tourism Please join us for the 40th annual spring festival of art and floral design! Sneak Peek starts Friday April 29 at 5 pm Once again, garden clubs and professional designers from across New England will create floral arrangements inspired by the MFA’s magnificent works of art. Art in Bloom is open during regular Museum hours (10 am–4:45 pm) and is free with Museum admission; no reservations are required to see the floral arrangements and participate in many of the programs listed below. Tickets for ticketed events on sale February 25, 2016, at 10 am. Ticketed Events Hitomi Gilliam: Master Class Saturday, April 30, 10:30 am–12:30 pm Receive hands-on flower design instruction from a master of contemporary floral design. Members $225, nonmembers $270 Hitomi Gilliam: NeoFlora: A Fresh Look at the Art of Flowers Saturday, April 30, 2–4 pm in Remis Auditorium A floral demonstration and lecture by Hitomi Gilliam exploring the latest methods, mechanics, and techniques for designing with new and exciting… Cost: Varies based on event. 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: Fenway-Kenmore. MBTA: Green Line E - Museum of Fine Arts. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Attractions & Museums. Feasts & Festivals. Performing Arts. Talks & Lectures. Visual Arts. Workshops & Classes. Monday, May 2, 2016. Museum of Fine Arts Avenue of the Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115. For more info visit www.mfa.org.

ArtWeek Boston

Tourism ArtWeek Boston is an initiative of the Citi Performing Arts Center, whose mission is to be a champion for nonprofit innovation in Boston and provide arts and entertainment to the greater community. ArtWeek Boston is a twice-annual festival spanning ten days that features unexpected and creative experiences throughout eastern Massachusetts. ArtWeek events are unique opportunities that are interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to artists or the creative process. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Downtown. Seaport. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Attractions & Museums. Concerts / Live Music. Exhibition. Feasts & Festivals. Performing Arts. Monday, May 2, 2016. Various Locations around Boston Boston, MA. For more info visit www.artweekboston.org.

Boston Election Department

City Clerk Re:  Special State Election Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042717570-94398a.pdf. Phone: 617-635-3767. Monday, May 2, 2016, 9:00 AM. Accu-Vote Voting Machine Room 200 400 Frontage Road Boston MA 02118.

Boston City Council's Committee on Environment & Sustainability (O'Malley)

City Clerk The subject of the hearing is: Docket #0505 An order authorizing the City of Boston to accept and expend FY2016....... Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042501010-685e42.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4645. Contact: Daniel Shea. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Monday, May 2, 2016, 9:30 AM. Boston City Hall Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Toddler Time at 10 & 10:30

Central Library Stories, songs, rhymes, and more for children ages 2-4. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Cost: Free. Monday, May 2, 2016, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Children’s Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Films for Preschool Children

Roslindale Preschool films are for children ages 3 to 5. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Please call in advance to verify that this event has not been rescheduled or cancelled. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Cost: free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Monday, May 2, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Roslindale Branch Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale MA 02131.

Toddler Story Time

South End Join us for songs, movement, rhymes, a story, and a craft on seasonal themes for toddlers and caregivers together. During March - April story times, we focus on reading readiness. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Monday, May 2, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Boston City Council's Committee on Ways and Means (Ciommo)

City Clerk The subject of the hearings include: Docket #0525-0532, 0534-0543, FY17 Budget:  BPS, School Budgets Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042516400-b53a43.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4644. Contact: Kate Sullivan. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Monday, May 2, 2016, 11:00 AM. Boston City Hall Christopher A Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Quincy Market History Tour

Tourism Step back in time with us to learn about Quincy Market’s central and ever-evolving role in Boston’s history. Discover how Quincy Market was built over the Boston Harbor, and explore Alexander Parris’s thoughtful architectural design. Delve into the political maneuvering behind the market’s creation, and understand the market’s importance in establishing Boston as an international trading center. This public works project was the largest of its kind at the time. Please meet our guide by Pulse Cafe on South Market Street. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Green & Orange Line - Haymarket, Blue Line - Aquarium. Type of Event: Historical. Talks & Lectures. Tours. Monday, May 2, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

ESL Beginner 1 English Class

East Boston This is a Beginning English ESL class for adults with little or no English experience. Registration is required. To register and for more information, please visit us, call 617.859.2446, or email mmurray@bpl.org. Classes are free. Ésta clase es para adultos sin o poca experiencia de Ingles. Registración es necesaria. Para registrarte y mas información llamar a 617.859. 2446 o contáctanos a mmurray@bpl.org Clases son gratis. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Monday, May 2, 2016, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

ESL Conversation Group

Central Library Practice speaking English with other ESL learners and new English speakers in an informal and friendly group setting. Groups are led by a native English speaker. If you have questions about these groups, please call 617.859.2446 or email mmurray@bpl.org. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Monday, May 2, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Commonwealth Salon Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Audio Described films for the Blind

Honan- Allston The Audio Described Film Club of the Mass Commission for the Blind picks films we are licensed to show and have the Descriptive track option in setup. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Boston City Council's Committee on Ways & Means (Ciommo)

City Clerk The subject of the hearings include: Docket #0525-0532, 0534-0543 FY17 Budget:  Human Capital Filed Posting Attached..... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042516430-f84843.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4644. Contact: Kate Sullivan. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Monday, May 2, 2016, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Boston City Hall Christopher A Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Writing Poems That Know More Than You

South End Join poet and teacher Barbara Helfgott Hyett for an for an 8-week poetry program for adults 55 plus. Please call the South End Branch to pre-register at 617.536.8241 or email asmart@bpl.org. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

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: Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Boston Public Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street.

Drawing Workshop

Brighton Drawing Workshop: Mondays 2:30--4:30 p.m March 21,28 April 4, 11, 25 May 2 Preregistration is required. This drawing class is intended to help people see how objects can be viewed as basic shapes and how they can be arranged in a composition by recognizing their visual/spatial relationship to each other. They will learn basic techniques such as shading, controlling tones, composition, drawing methods, surface textures, as well as utilizing different drawing mediums and different paper surfaces for effect. The instructor, Richard Salvucci, has worked as an artist in many different areas including illustration, painting and drawing. His work has appeared in The New York Times and has been exhibited in many galleries and in organizations such as the Massachusetts Audubon Society and the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge. This program is generously sponsored by the Saquish Foundation through the Boston Public Library Foundation. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

Music Creation Mondays

Central Library Learn to make music with Ableton Live! The Lab covers MIDI basics, mixing, drum machines, sampling, bass lines, and harmony. Create music and develop the skills to make track on your own. All programs will be led by musician Alan Uhler. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Teen Central Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Mother Goose on the Loose

South Boston For babies and ones, this award-winning program stimulates little minds and bodies with rhymes, rhythm, stretches, and fun activities. Adults participate fully, introducing their little ones to early literacy learning. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:00 PM – 3:30 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

Family Game Afternoon

Central Library Families play fun board games in pairs or groups. Ages 3+. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Family Planning Workshop

East Boston Jewel Evans, Outreach Specialist for ABCD Family Planning, leads a two-part sexual and reproductive health workshop for teens to increase awareness and understanding of family planning services. The workshop will help youth: Gain a basic understanding of reproduction and reproductive anatomy. , Discover what services are included as part of family planning. , Find locations throughout Greater Boston and surrounding areas where family planning is available at low or no cost to the participant. , Learn about confidentiality as it relates to teens. , Learn how to access services throughout Greater Boston and surrounding communities. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Homework Help

Grove Hall Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

CommuniQuilt

Mattapan Crafting, Community, and Cookies If you are a teen or if you are an adult 55 or older and you want to flex your creativity in the new year, join us on Mondays from March through June for our intergenerational community quilting project. Participants will learn or utilize techniques like sewing, appliqué fabric painting, and embroidery in order to create a quilt square. All completed squares will be combined into a quilt for display right here in the Mattapan Branch. Light refreshments will be served. Kickoff Party: Friday, February 26, 3:30 p.m. Closing Celebration: Monday, June 27, 4:00 p.m. No meetings on 3/28, 4/18, and 5/30. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue 617.298.9218.

Homework Help

North End Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Homework Help

Roslindale Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Roslindale Branch Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale MA 02131.

Homework Help

Adams Street Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Adams. Brighton. Codman Square. Connolly. East Boston. Egleston Square. Faneuil. Fields Corner. Honan-Allston. Hyde Park. Lower Mills. Mattapan. Parker Hill. South End. Uphams Corner. West Roxbury. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Dorchester. East Boston. Hyde Park. Jamaica Plain. Mattapan. Roxbury. South End. West Roxbury. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Monday, May 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Boston City Council's Committee on Government Operations (Flaherty)

City Clerk The subject of the working session is: Docket #0272 Order re the Massachusetts Community Preservation Act..... Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016041818260-53fdb9.pdf (Use Congress Street As An Entrance/Exit After 5:30 P.M.). Phone: 617-635-1185. Contact: Christine O'Donnell. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:00 PM. Boston City Hall Piemonte Room 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

BTU Homework Help

Central Library Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Homework Help. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

BTU Homework Help

Connolly Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Connolly. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Practice Speaking English

South End Join our English Conversation Group. Practice speaking English in a friendly setting with native English speakers. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. South End Branch Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Wearable Arts Class for Youth

West Roxbury The Eliot School hosts weekly sessions working with fiber arts and textiles. Children learn the history of dyeing through a fiber dye session and make needle felt earrings and felted objects. Participants will also take used textiles and fiber to create scarves and learn the basics of spinning yarn and weaving. This program will run for 8 weeks and has limited seating. To reserve a spot, please contact the West Roxbury Branch at 617.325.3147.  For children in grades 4-6. Note: No class on April 18 & 25. Library: West Roxbury. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. West Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library 1961 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132.

BTU Homework Help

Adams Street Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Adams. Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Dorchester. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122.

BTU Homework Help

Brighton Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Brighton. Charlestown. Codman Square. Dudley. East Boston. Hyde Park. Lower Mills. South Boston. West Roxbury. Neighborhood: Brighton. Charlestown. Dorchester. East Boston. Hyde Park. Roxbury. South Boston. West Roxbury. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

Mindful Mondays

Grove Hall Join us every Monday as we take time to relax and collect our thoughts. Children will practice mindfulness through activities such as guided meditation and journaling. Appropriate for ages 7-12. No registration is required. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roxbury. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:15 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Grade 3 Reading Circle

Roslindale In this Grade 3 Reading Circle, we will be reading stories and discussing the children’s ideas about them (Shared Inquiry discussion) using Junior Great Books (series 3 Book 1) on Relationships, Kindness and Confidence. This Junior Great Books is from the Great Books Foundation (a nonprofit educational organization). Danqing Xiao is an assistant professor teaching Anatomy &Physiology at Regis College and she has a 7 year old son currently in grade 1. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Monday, May 2, 2016, 4:15 PM – 5:45 PM. Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale, MA 02131.

Mass DOT Capital Investment Plan Public Meeting

Central Library In the fall of 2015, MassDOT held Capital Conversations throughout Massachusetts to solicit public input for the preparation of the MassDOT Five-Year Capital Investment Plan (CIP) for fiscal years 2017-2021. This multi-billion dollar program makes long-term, multi-modal investments across the Commonwealth and covers all MassDOT highway and municipal projects, regional airports, rail and transit, including MBTA and Regional Transit Authorities as well as the Registry of Motor Vehicles. Please join us as we present the Draft CIP plan, seek additional public comments, and answer your questions. Public comment may be submitted by email to masscip@state.ma.us. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Community Meeting. Cost: free. Audience: Adults. Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Commonwealth Salon Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Book Discussion Group

South Boston Join our book discussion group. At this meeting, we will discuss Bone Gap by Laura Ruby. All adults are welcome to participate in our book discussion group, which meets once a month on Monday evenings. If you are interested, please pick up your copy of Bone Gap at the circulation desk. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Book Group. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

ESL Conversation Group

West Roxbury Come practice speaking English with our conversation group. These groups are free and open to the public. No registration needed. Library: West Roxbury. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. West Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library 1961 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132.

ESL Conversation Group

Brighton An ESL conversation group meets at the Brighton Branch on Mondays at 6:15 p.m .and on Thursdays at 6 p.m. Come practice your language skills with other new English speakers. These groups are free and open to the public. No registration is required and all are welcome. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:15 PM – 7:45 PM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

ESL Conversation Group

East Boston Come practice speaking English with our conversation group. These groups are free and open to the public. No registration is needed. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:45 PM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Bedtime Stories

Hyde Park Join us for bedtime stories and a make-and-take seasonal craft. Free and open to the public. May 2 - Pet Week May 9 - Flower Power May 16 - Bird Watching May 23 - All Aboard. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Poetry Awards Ceremony

West Roxbury 27th Annual Poetry Awards Ceremony. Award-winning poems will be read aloud. Everyone welcome! Sponsored by the Friends of the West Roxbury Branch Library. Library: West Roxbury. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Lecture Hall West Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library 1961 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132.

Book Discussion

Charlestown Join us for a discussion of Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress by Dai Sijie. Come by the branch to pick up a copy of the book. Library: Charlestown. Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Book Group. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Monday, May 2, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library 179 Main Street Charlestown, MA 02129.

ArtWeek Boston

Tourism ArtWeek Boston is an initiative of the Citi Performing Arts Center, whose mission is to be a champion for nonprofit innovation in Boston and provide arts and entertainment to the greater community. ArtWeek Boston is a twice-annual festival spanning ten days that features unexpected and creative experiences throughout eastern Massachusetts. ArtWeek events are unique opportunities that are interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to artists or the creative process. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Downtown. Seaport. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Attractions & Museums. Concerts / Live Music. Exhibition. Feasts & Festivals. Performing Arts. Tuesday, May 3, 2016. Various Locations around Boston Boston, MA. For more info visit www.artweekboston.org.

Big Apple Circus

Tourism Big Apple Circus is coming back to Boston! Please check specifics of showtimes and dates on the Big Apple website. Times and pricing varies. Cost: Ticket prices vary. 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: Downtown. MBTA: Orange Line - State Street, Red & Green Line - Park Street. Type of Event: Animal / Pet Event. Concerts / Live Music. Performing Arts. Tuesday, May 3, 2016. City Hall Plaza 1 City Hall Sq Boston, MA 02201. For more info visit bigapplecircus.org.

Boston Environment - South End Landmark District Commission

City Clerk Re:  South End Landmark District Commission Subcommittee Members Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042719270-a314d9.pdf. Phone: 617-635-3850. Contact: Katherine Reed. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 7:30 AM. 659 Massachusetts Avenue Boston MA 02118.

Boston Environment - South End Landmark District Commission

City Clerk Re:  South End Landmark District Commission Subcommittee Members Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042818160-6ee1e6.pdf. Phone: 617-635-3850. Contact: Katherine Reed. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 8:15 AM. West Springfield garden (West springfield Street between Shawmut Aenue and Ward Way) 521 Shawmut Avenue Boston MA 02118.

Boston Industrial Development Financing Authority

City Clerk On the Proposal of Melnea Hotel LLC (or any subsidiary or affiliate thereof)  (the "Borrower") that BIDFA Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042118130-9f665c.pdf. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:00 AM. Suite 307 22 Dry Dock Avenue Boston MA 02210.

Boston Licensing Board - Petitions

City Clerk Re:  Violations  Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042620120-e25575.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4170. Contact: Mary Carroll. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:00 AM. Boston City Hall Room 809A 8th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Tinker Tots

Central Library Themed stories and activities that explore a science or engineering concept. Ages 3-5. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Preschool Films

Dudley 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. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury MA.

Reading Readiness

East Boston A weekly story time with stories, songs, and rhymes built around important concepts. With special performances by Hugh Hanley on May 10 and May 24. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Tuesday Tales

Grove Hall Children ages 2-6 are invited to come and listen as Alyson reads stories, sings songs, and leads a fun activity. Pre-registration for groups is encouraged. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roxbury. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Preschool Story Time

Honan- Allston Children (ages 0-5) and their caregivers enjoy stories, songs, movement, and more at this weekly story time. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Family Yoga

Hyde Park Yoga is a great activity that you can do with children of all ages. Partner poses are emphasized, ensuring great bonding time. We'll play yoga games, practice movement and postures, and have fun on the mat, all while building confidence and self-esteem, as well as a strong and healthy bodies. Self-expression through yoga is encouraged. This class promises fun for the whole family. This yoga class is an eight-week series and is led by Hands to Heart Center, a non-profit organization connecting 200-hour trained yoga teachers with opportunities to volunteer in community-based settings in Boston. HTHC's yoga classes are accessible, inclusive and inspiring. For additional information contact the Hyde Park Branch at 617.361.2524. Space is limited. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Workshops & Classes. 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. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Reading Readiness

Hyde Park Reading Readiness is an early literacy program for children ages 2 through 5 that combines participatory activities with reading aloud, with the goal of reinforcing key concepts that children need to learn in order to develop their pre-literacy skills.mJoin us for stories, music, puzzles,mfile folder games, and other early literacy activities. May 3 - ABCs & 123s May 10 - Colors May 17- Shapes & Sizes May 24 - About Time May 31 - Musical Guest Su Eaton. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

ABC Spanish in Motion

Lower Mills ABC Spanish in Motion incorporates music, movement, and interaction into its program, making the learning and activities applicable and adaptable to a wide range of ages and educational settings. Appropriate for preschool-age children. Large groups, please register at 617.298.7841. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Toddler Storytime

North End Rhymes, stories, and movement for those ages 16 months - 3 years (walkers) accompanied by a caregiver. No sign up necessary. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

Family Story Time

Parker Hill Ages 1-5 enjoy songs, rhymes, and a story. Siblings are welcome. Groups must register in advance. Library: Parker Hill. Neighborhood: Mission Hill. Roxbury. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Families. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library 1497 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120.

Preschool Story Time

Uphams Corner Children under age 6 and their parents or caregivers are invited to join us for a few stories and songs every Tuesday morning at 10:30 am. After story time we will have a craft on the theme of the stories. The door to the WIC office's ramp is unlocked for this program. Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Rd Dorchester, MA 02121.

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, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Reading Readiness

Adams Street A weekly story time with stories, music, movement, and crafts built around important concepts. With special performances by Little Groove on April 19 and ABC Spanish in Motion on May 24 and May 31. Library: Adams. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Adams Street Branch Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122.

Boston City Council's Committee on Ways & Means (Ciommo)

City Clerk The subject of the hearings include: Docket #0525-0532, 0534-0543, FY17 Budget:  Department of Innovation and Technology (DoIT) Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042516490-50fee2.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4644. Contact: Kate Sullivan. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 11:00 AM. Boston City Hall Christopher A Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Preschool Story Time

West Roxbury Join us for preschool story time. Library: West Roxbury. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. West Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library 1961 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132.

Preschool Story Time

Codman Square Come to the Codman Square library for stories, songs, finger plays and occasional crafts. Camp groups, classes welcomed. Library: Codman Square. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Return of the Swans

Parks Events Contact: 617-635-4505. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Boston Public Garden 4 Charles St Boston, MA 02114.

Quincy Market History Tour

Tourism Step back in time with us to learn about Quincy Market’s central and ever-evolving role in Boston’s history. Discover how Quincy Market was built over the Boston Harbor, and explore Alexander Parris’s thoughtful architectural design. Delve into the political maneuvering behind the market’s creation, and understand the market’s importance in establishing Boston as an international trading center. This public works project was the largest of its kind at the time. Please meet our guide by Pulse Cafe on South Market Street. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Green & Orange Line - Haymarket, Blue Line - Aquarium. Type of Event: Historical. Talks & Lectures. Tours. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Family Story Time

East Boston This weekly story time features books, songs, and movement. For ages 2-5, accompanied by an adult. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 11:15 AM – 11:45 AM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Baby Storytime

North End Bounces, rhymes, and music for those ages 4 - 15 months (pre-walkers). No sign up necessary. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 11:15 AM – 11:40 AM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

ABC Spanish in Motion

Central Library Children 6 months- 3 years old will engage in bilingual stories and learn Spanish vocabulary words for everyday activities. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

ESL Beginner 1 English Class

Connolly This is a Beginning English ESL class for adults with little or no English experience. Registration is required. To register and for more information, please visit us, call 617.859.2446, or email mmurray@bpl.org. Classes are free. Ésta clase es para adultos sin o poca experiencia de Ingles. Registración es necesaria. Para registrarte y mas información llamar a 617.859.2446 o contáctanos a mmurray@bpl.org Clases son gratis. Library: Connolly. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Starring Gary Cooper Film Series for Adults

South Boston May 3: Mr. Deeds Goes to Town Co-starring Jean Arthur (1936/B&W/115 min.) May 10: The Adventures of Marco Polo Co-starring Basil Rathbone (1938/B&W/104 min.) May 17: Cloak and Dagger Co-starring Lilli Palmer (1946/B&W/106 min.) May 24: The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell Co-starring Ralph Bellamy (1955/color/100 min.) May 31: Man of the West Co-starring Lee J. Cobb (1958/color/99 min.). Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

ESL Conversation Group

West End Come practice speaking English with our conversation group. This group is free and open to the public. No registration is needed. Library: West End. Neighborhood: West End. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Boston City Councils Committee on Government Operations (Flaherty)

City Clerk The subject of the hearing is: Docket #0441 Ordinance regarding street performers...... Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016040801460-54d169.pdf. Phone: 617-635-1185. Contact: Christine O'Donnell. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 1:30 PM. Boston City Hall Christopher A Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Introduction to Watercolor Painting

Charlestown Learn how to paint in watercolors with local artist Elisa Solignac. Each class in this month-long workshop for adults will focus on one or two basic watercolor techniques or effects. Work on simple compositions, portraits, landscapes and abstracts.  Space is limited. Groups cannot  be accommodated. Please register with the adults librarian at the branch, at 617-242-1248, or via kkire@bpl.org. Library: Charlestown. Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Visual Arts. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library 179 Main Street Charlestown, MA 02129.

Property and Construction Management Department

City Clerk Re:  Designer Selection Meeting:  Vine Street Community Center Renovations Project No. 7087 Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042600590-0b90f1.pdf. Phone: 617-635-0412. Contact: Tanaya Cabral. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Conference Room 10A 10th Floor 26 Court Street Boston MA 02108.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston Join us for an ESOL group on Tuesdays. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Tech Goes Home

South End Tech Goes Home provides basic computer training for Boston Residents. Space is limited. At the end of the six-week program, students may purchase a computer for $50.00. Please pre-register at 617-536-8241. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Teen Video Gaming Club

Hyde Park Games for Xbox 360, PS3, Wii and PC. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Games / Gaming. Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Menino Hall Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Yoga for Seniors

West End Low-impact yoga for seniors. Classes are led by Tatiana Nekrasova, a certified yoga instructor. Library: West End. Neighborhood: Bay Village. Beacon Hill. West End. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Seniors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 2:45 PM – 3:45 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Lego Club

Central Library Children of all ages build and play together with LEGO and DUPLO bricks. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Homework Help

Dudley Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Crafty Tuesdays

Hyde Park Drop by the children’s room for a make-and-take seasonal craft. No registration required. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Homework Help

North End Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Homework Help

Roslindale Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Roslindale Branch Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale MA 02131.

Lego Builders

Uphams Corner Lego Builders meets every other Tuesday and one Saturday a month. We have a large collection of legos including over 30 people and Duplos for younger children. What will you build today? Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Rd. Dorchester, MA 02125.

Drop-in Knitting

West Roxbury Library: West Roxbury. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM.

Homework Help

Adams Street Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Adams. Brighton. Codman Square. Connolly. East Boston. Egleston Square. Faneuil. Fields Corner. Honan-Allston. Hyde Park. Lower Mills. Mattapan. Parker Hill. South End. Uphams Corner. West Roxbury. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Dorchester. East Boston. Hyde Park. Jamaica Plain. Mattapan. Roxbury. South End. West Roxbury. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Boston City Council's Committee on Public Safety and Criminal Justice (Campbell)

City Clerk The Docket to be discussed is: Docket #0356  Order for a hearing re the Boston Police Department's Proposed Body-worn Camera pilot program Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042518100-a0ba42.pdf (Use Congress Street As An Entrance/Exit After 5:30 P.M.). Phone: 617-635-4645. Contact: Daniel Shea. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 4:00 PM. Boston City Hall Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

BTU Homework Help

Central Library Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Homework Help. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston Join us for an ESOL group on Tuesday afternoon. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

BTU Homework Help

Mattapan Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Graphic Novel Book Club

Central Library Join us for our monthly discussion of unusual graphic novels. This month we are talking about modern takes on mythology, with ODY-C and The Wicked & The Divine. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Roxbury. Type of Event: Book Group. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 4:30 PM – 5:15 PM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Dance for Kids

Egleston Square Enjoy dance, movement, and fun at the library. This class, ideal for youth ages 8-14, will give youth the opportunity to learn a variety of jazz and hip-hop dance styles, then create their own dances. Facilitated by a professional instructor from Costasis Arts Collective, this program will run for 4 weeks and will culminate  in a performance for family and friends. Due to limited space, registration is required. To reserve a spot, please contact Claire at 617-445-4340 or cgross@bpl.org. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Roxbury. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Performing Arts. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Boston Civic Design Commission

City Clerk Re:  Agenda Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042801410-468dee.pdf. Phone: 617-918-4284. Contact: David A. Carlson. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Boston City Hall BRA Board Room Room 900 9th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Tween Tuesday

Central Library Children ages 9-13 explore technology, use their creativity, and have fun at our weekly tween club. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Boston Environment - South End Landmark District Commission

City Clerk Representatives of the Applicant are required to attend, unless indicated otherwise Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042101480-b5f914.pdf (Use Congress Street As An Entrance/Exit After 5:30 P.M.). Phone: 617-635-3850. Contact: Katherine Reed. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 5:30 PM. Boston City Hall Piemonte Room 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Action Plan Citywide Hearing #2

Neighborhood Development Phone: 617-635-0243. Contact: Diane Marchioni. Cost: FREE. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Seniors. Businesses. MBTA: State Street, Downtown Crossing, Haymarket + Park Street. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. DND, Winter Chambers 26 Court St Boston, MA 02108. For more info visit dnd.cityofboston.gov.

Boston Parks and Recreation Department

City Clerk Re:  Justice Edward O. Gourdin Veterans' Memorial Park Filed Posting Attached........ http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042001250-53bf6f.pdf. Phone: 617-961-3006. Contact: Marchelle D Jacques-Yarde. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Roxbury Community College Student Center - Room 200 1234 Columbus Avenue Boston MA 02120.

Accounting for Small Business Owners

Central Library Do you dread dealing with making the entries in your books or trying to communicate with your bookkeeper?  This workshop will explain the best practices around streamlining this work so that you can focus on growing your business and keeping your finger on the pulse of what’s important. We will also show you how to make bookkeeping more fun and how to present your numbers to attract customers and investors.   Sponsored by Kirstein Business Library, presented by SCORE Boston, Mimi Evans, and Enrico Palmerino. Please register via  http://events.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=pwjaircab&oeidk=a07ecixqoxw9fb364a7. www.bpl.org/kbl. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Boston Public Library 700 Boylston St Boston, MA Room: Commonwealth Salon.

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: Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Boston Public Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

What’s Not To “Like”? Social Media and Your Privacy

Central Library By exercising caution and being proactive, you can enjoy social media while maintaining as much privacy as you want. This class will show you many ways to limit what you share online to protect your personal information. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Tech Classroom, Mckim Building Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

BTU Homework Help

Faneuil Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Faneuil. Fields Corner. South End. Neighborhood: Brighton. Dorchester. South End. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:00 PM. Faneuil Branch of the Boston Public Library 419 Faneuil Street Brighton, MA 02135.

Growing Herbs at Home

Fields Corner Herbs are an easy way to add freshness, flavor, and health to your cooking, and are simple to grow indoors or out. Learn how you can grow and cook with basil, cilantro, parsley, oregano, rosemary, and more. Please contact the Fields Corner Branch at 617.436.2155 for additional information. Space is limited. Library: Fields Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Nature. Talks & Lectures. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Avenue Dorchester, MA 02122.

57 Readers and Writers present "Where You Came From"

Faneuil 57 Readers and Writers present "Where You Came From: an evening of original stories and song". Library: Faneuil. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Faneuil Branch of the Boston Public Library 419 Faneuil Street Brighton, MA 02135.

Hatha Yoga

Fields Corner Join us in the Community Room for free sessions of yoga. Beginners are welcome. For more information, please contact Alicia Zipp at 617.282.6722. Library: Fields Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Seniors. Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:45 PM. Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Avenue Dorchester, MA 02122.

Dog B.O.N.E.S. Reading Partner Program

Mattapan Come meet Maggie and Luis – a Reading Partner Team from Dog B.O.N.E.S. a Massachusetts Therapy Dog Non-Profit Corporation. Maggie is a registered therapy dog who loves to listen to a good book! Maggie and Luis are a busy team, so if you would like to reserve a spot, please call 617.298.9218. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, May 3, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

ArtWeek Boston

Tourism ArtWeek Boston is an initiative of the Citi Performing Arts Center, whose mission is to be a champion for nonprofit innovation in Boston and provide arts and entertainment to the greater community. ArtWeek Boston is a twice-annual festival spanning ten days that features unexpected and creative experiences throughout eastern Massachusetts. ArtWeek events are unique opportunities that are interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to artists or the creative process. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Downtown. Seaport. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Attractions & Museums. Concerts / Live Music. Exhibition. Feasts & Festivals. Performing Arts. Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Various Locations around Boston Boston, MA. For more info visit www.artweekboston.org.

Big Apple Circus

Tourism Big Apple Circus is coming back to Boston! Please check specifics of showtimes and dates on the Big Apple website. Times and pricing varies. Cost: Ticket prices vary. 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: Downtown. MBTA: Orange Line - State Street, Red & Green Line - Park Street. Type of Event: Animal / Pet Event. Concerts / Live Music. Performing Arts. Wednesday, May 4, 2016. City Hall Plaza 1 City Hall Sq Boston, MA 02201. For more info visit bigapplecircus.org.

Boston Licensing Board - Petitions

City Clerk Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042701291-4da6fd.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4170. Contact: Jasmine Winn. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:00 AM. Boston City Hall Room 809A 8th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Baby Dance Party

Central Library Let’s dance. Children ages 0-5 and caregivers move and groove together. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Internet for Beginners

Central Library Learn to use an Internet browser, navigate a website, search the Internet, and be safe online. This is a four-week course for people unfamiliar with the Internet. Registration is required; please call 617.859.2323. Basic mouse skills required. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Tech Classroom, Mckim Building Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

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, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

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, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Baby Lapsit

East Boston Join us for bounces, rhymes, stories, songs, and activities. For children under 2, accompanied by an adult. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. East Boston Branch.

Bilingual Sing-a-long

Faneuil Join us for songs, finger plays, and action rhymes in English and Spanish for young children. Library: Faneuil. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:15 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: Fields Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Film. Cost: free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, 02122.

Preschool Story Time

Hyde Park Join us on Wednesday mornings for stories and a paper craft. Appropriate for ages 2-5. No registration is required. Free and open to the public. May 4 - Pet Week May 11 - Flower Power May 18 - Bird Watching May 25 - All Aboard. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Story Time with Ms. Sherry

Lower Mills Preschool age children will enjoy a selection of fun stories, rhymes, and songs with Ms. Sherry. Large groups, please register at 617.298.7841.   This activity is appropriate for children ages 5 and under. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Toddler Time

Mattapan Toddler Time (ages 0-3), groups, please register in advance 617.298.9218. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Preschool Story Time

South End Songs, stories - fiction and nonfiction, and a craft on seasonal themes and more for preschoolers and caregivers together. During March - April story times, we focus on reading readiness. The third Wednesday of every month we have a bilingual, English/Spanish, story time with the Pine Village Bilingual Preschool. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Preschool Story Time

Brighton Stories and a simple craft for children ages 2 to 5 with a caregiver. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

Toddler Story Time

Charlestown Story Time. Library: Charlestown. Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library 179 Main Street Charlestown, MA 02129.

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 in the McKim Building Vestibule 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. Visitors. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Preschool Films

Central Library Short films for preschool-aged children. Ages 2-5. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Artistically Senior

Roslindale A free arts & crafts program for “artistically senior” participants. Supplies are limited. Registration is required. Register with the librarian or call 617.323.2343. Taught by Michele Brooks, VISIONS - Artistic Expressions  Mar 2 - Dried Bean Mosaics Apr 6 - Blossoming Trees in Oil Pastels & Watercolors May 4 - Flower & Butterfly Wreaths Jun 1 - Shell Decorative Plates in Clay This program is generously sponsored by the Saquish Foundation through the Boston Public Library Foundation. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Seniors. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale, MA 02131.

Quincy Market History Tour

Tourism Step back in time with us to learn about Quincy Market’s central and ever-evolving role in Boston’s history. Discover how Quincy Market was built over the Boston Harbor, and explore Alexander Parris’s thoughtful architectural design. Delve into the political maneuvering behind the market’s creation, and understand the market’s importance in establishing Boston as an international trading center. This public works project was the largest of its kind at the time. Please meet our guide by Pulse Cafe on South Market Street. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Green & Orange Line - Haymarket, Blue Line - Aquarium. Type of Event: Historical. Talks & Lectures. Tours. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Mommy and Me Story Time

Hyde Park This story time is for little ones ages 1- 4 years old accompanied by an adult. Enjoy stories, a song, and a paper craft. Puzzles and soft blocks will be available for playtime. Free and open to the public. No registration is required. May 4 - Pet Week May 11 - Flower Power May 18 - Bird Watching May 25 - All Aboard. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 11:30 AM – 12:15 PM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Baby Lapsit

Uphams Corner Children ages 0-3 and their parents or caregivers are invited to the library for a special story time developed especially for the youngest children. Come sing songs, make music, discover books, and develop key early literacy skills. Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 11:30 AM – 12:05 PM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Rd. Dorchester, MA 02125.

Immigration Clinic (Individual Consultations)

New Bostonians First-come, first-served. One-on-one confidential consultations (advice only) with private volunteer lawyers on immigration law. Please call at least 1 week in advance for interpretations (other than Spanish) and/or disability accommodations: 617-635-2980. Phone: 6176352980. Contact: An Le. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Orange/Blue Line - State St.; Green/Orange Line – Haymarket. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Room 806 1 City Hall Sq Boston, MA 02201. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Boston City Council - Weekly Meeting

City Clerk All Council meetings are open to the public and also available on Comcast Channel 8, RCN Channel 83, and on webcast. Meetings are subject to change at the call of the Council President. Agendas are available within 48-hours of the scheduled meeting. Phone: 617-635-3040. Contact: Central Staffing. MBTA: State Street Station (Use City Hall Exit). Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 12:00 PM. Boston City Hall Iannella Chambers 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston Join us for a Wednesday afternoon ESOL group. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Sign with Me

Central Library This program will teach caregivers and little ones sign language and explore how ASL is effective for early communication. Ages up to 4. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square Rabb Lecture Hall 700 Boylston Street Boston, MA 02116.

ESL Beginner 1 English Class

Connolly This is a Beginning English ESL class for adults with little or no English experience. Registration is required. To register and for more information, please visit us, call 617.859.2446, or email mmurray@bpl.org. Classes are free. Ésta clase es para adultos sin o poca experiencia de Ingles. Registración es necesaria. Para registrarte y mas información llamar a 617.859.2446 o contáctanos a mmurray@bpl.org Clases son gratis. Library: Connolly. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Midweek Midday Matinee

Honan- Allston Irish Romance: Leap Year (May 4) The Matchmaker (May 11) The Quiet Man (May 18) Ryan's Daughter (May 25). Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:50 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Basic Computer Instruction

North End Join us for informal classes using the North End Branch’s laptops, which run windows 7. Also, we can show very fundamental things on Mac computers running OS X Lion. Classes may include basic searches using Google search or help setting up a Gmail account. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. North End Branch Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

CANCELED - City of Boston's Board of Election Commissioners Meeting

City Clerk Phone: 617-635-3767. Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 2:00 PM.

Boston City Council's Committee on Homelessness, Mental Health & Recovery (Essaibi-George)

City Clerk The subject of the hearing is: Docket #0483 Order for a hearing re:  our partners in the fight against substance us disorders Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042623480-91d556.pdf (Use Congress Street As Entrance/Exit After 5:30 P.M.). Phone: 617-635-3041. Contact: Ron Cobb. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:00 PM. Boston City Hall Iannella Chambers 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Cooking Club

Dudley Yes, you can eat at the library. Learn valuable cooking and meal-planning skills, then enjoy the results with your friends. Ages 12-18. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library Auditorium 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

CANCELED - New Device Boot Camp

South End Library: South End. Neighborhood: Back Bay. South End. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: free. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:00 PM – 6:00 PM.

Computer Instruction

Charlestown Do you need help with computers, your electronic device, or the library's online catalog, collections, or resources? Drop by for some friendly one-on-one instruction on Wednesday afternoons between 3 to 5 p.m. No registration is required. Can't make it to the branch during that time frame? Make an appointment with the Adults Librarian by calling 617.242.1248. Library: Charlestown. Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library 179 Main Street Charlestown, MA 02129.

May the Fourth Be With You

Central Library Star War fans are invited to join us for a Jedi Knight Training Workshop. Children can try their luck at training with a Jedi Master through a series of challenges including Jedi Force magic, the Laser Balloon Barrage, and an epic light saber duel with the Jedi Master himself. Ages 5+. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:15 PM. Children's Library Rey Programming Room Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.junglejimboston.com.

Board Games Afternoon

Dudley Enjoy playing classic board games with friends. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Homework Help

Dudley Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Homework Help

Grove Hall Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Teen Afternoons

Grove Hall Stop by and see what we are doing. Every week we will have something different: cooking, crafts, guest speakers, games, art, movies, and more. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Games / Gaming. Health / Fitness. Visual Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Get a Clue: CSI and the Science of Forensics

Mattapan Students get to become junior detectives as they explore techniques used to investigate crimes! At the beginning of the program, our junior detectives are given a crime to solve and suspects to investigate. Throughout the weeks, evidence about the scene of the crime is discovered and detectives get to use this to build their case against one of the suspects. This program will run for 4 weeks and has limited seating. To reserve a spot, please contact the Mattapan  Branch at 617.298.9218. For teens ages 12 and up. Note: No class on May 18. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Homework Help

Roslindale Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Roslindale. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4238 Washington Street 02131.

Homework Help

Adams Street Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Adams. Brighton. Codman Square. Connolly. East Boston. Egleston Square. Faneuil. Fields Corner. Honan-Allston. Hyde Park. Lower Mills. Mattapan. Parker Hill. South End. Uphams Corner. West Roxbury. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Dorchester. East Boston. Hyde Park. Jamaica Plain. Mattapan. Roxbury. South End. West Roxbury. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

BTU Homework Help

Central Library Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Homework Help. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

BTU Homework Help

Egleston Square Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Egleston Square. North End. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Creative Drama

Roslindale Ann Adams of LCD, Inc. leads a free drop-in afterschool program for children ages 7-12 years. Join us for fun activities such as story-telling, role-playing, and improvisation. This group will meet for the school year except during Boston Public Schools vacation and holidays. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Roslindale Branch Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale MA 02131.

Clay Craft & Collage for Mother's Day

South End With our clay artist Sabrina Pilet-Jones, make a gift for a special mother in your life. Use our sculpey clay and odds 'n' ends of crafty stuff; bring your own to add to your gift. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

BTU Homework Help

Adams Street Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Adams. Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Dorchester. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122.

Free Night at the MFA

Tourism Wednesday nights after 4 pm, admission is by voluntary contribution (suggested donation $25). Phone: 617-267-9300. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Fenway-Kenmore. MBTA: Green E Line - Museum of Fine Arts. Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Visual Arts. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM. The Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Ave Boston, MA 02115. For more info visit www.mfa.org.

Create a Light-Up LED Card

Central Library Design an ordinary greeting card, then make it flashy, using sticker LEDs and copper tape. Send a message that will stand out to someone you love. Library: Central Library. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Computers/Technology. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Teen Central Central Library in Copley Square Rabb Lecture Hall 700 Boylston Street Boston, MA 02116.

Dance for Kids

Parker Hill Children are invited for dance, movement, and fun at the Parker Hill Branch. This class, best for students in grades 3-8, will provide kids with the opportunity to learn a variety of different dance styles. Facilitated by Costasis, this program will run for 6 weeks and has limited space. Registration is required. To reserve a spot, please contact Rachel at 617.427.3820 or rkeeler@bpl.org. Library: Parker Hill. Neighborhood: Mission Hill. Roxbury. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Performing Arts. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library 1497 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120.

Ukulele

Central Library Children ages 5-12 learn how to play the ukulele in this five-week course. Registration is required at 617.859.2476. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Paying It Forward: A New Formula for Aging Well

Central Library Edgar Cahn, JD & PhD, distinguished law professor and former counsel and speech writer for Robert F. Kennedy, is the creator and CEO of TimeBanking, a non-profit organization that has developed a way of giving and receiving to build supportive networks and strong communities. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Seniors. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Commonwealth Salon Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Tween Writing and Storytelling Group

Egleston Square Create stories and explore your imagination in a supportive group of your peers. Play writing and storytelling games and try new prompts and formats every week. Share your ongoing projects for support and feedback (not required). For youth ages 10-13. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Roxbury. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

Boston Environment - Boston Conservation Commission

City Clerk Re:  Public Hearing Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042820350-7c50f8.pdf (Use Congress Street As An Entrance/Exit After 5:30 P.M.). Phone: 617-635-4417. Contact: Charlotte Moffat. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 6:00 PM. Boston City Hall Room 801 8th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Family Board Games

Egleston Square Let the library become your living room for a night of fun and competition. We’ll have games for ages 5 and up, and snacks to share. For children, teens, and their families. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Roxbury. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston Join us for a Wednesday afternoon ESOL group. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Morris Engel FiIm: Little Fugitive

North End The Little Fugitive (1953) 80 min. B&W A lyrical serio-comedy from the writing/directing team of Ray Ashley, Morris Engel and Ruth Orkin, The Little Fugitive stars young Richie Andrusco as Joey Norton, a seven-year-old Brooklynite left in the care of his 12-year-old brother Lennie (Ricky Brewster). Finding the boy to be a constant annoyance, Lennie and his friends devise a plan to make Joey mistakenly believe that he has killed his brother; the prank is successful, and a frightened Joey flees for the fantasy-world refuge of Coney Island. A lost classic. Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:20 PM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

Boston Parks and Recreation Department

City Clerk Re:  Ross Playground Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016040721150-7fe3a7.pdf. Phone: 617-961-3006. Contact: Marchelle D Jacques-Yarde. Wednesday, May 4, 2016, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Boston Police Department E-18 1249 Hyde Park Avenue Boston MA 02136.

ArtWeek Boston

Tourism ArtWeek Boston is an initiative of the Citi Performing Arts Center, whose mission is to be a champion for nonprofit innovation in Boston and provide arts and entertainment to the greater community. ArtWeek Boston is a twice-annual festival spanning ten days that features unexpected and creative experiences throughout eastern Massachusetts. ArtWeek events are unique opportunities that are interactive or offer behind-the-scenes access to artists or the creative process. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Downtown. Seaport. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Attractions & Museums. Concerts / Live Music. Exhibition. Feasts & Festivals. Performing Arts. Thursday, May 5, 2016. Various Locations around Boston Boston, MA. For more info visit www.artweekboston.org.

Big Apple Circus

Tourism Big Apple Circus is coming back to Boston! Please check specifics of showtimes and dates on the Big Apple website. Times and pricing varies. Cost: Ticket prices vary. 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: Downtown. MBTA: Orange Line - State Street, Red & Green Line - Park Street. Type of Event: Animal / Pet Event. Concerts / Live Music. Performing Arts. Thursday, May 5, 2016. City Hall Plaza 1 City Hall Sq Boston, MA 02201. For more info visit bigapplecircus.org.

Boston Residency Compliance Commission

City Clerk Filed Posting Attached. http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42015110920350-52cdca.pdf (Agenda is subject to change at the discretion of the Deputy Commissioner; however a revised agenda will be posted within the 48-hour as stipulated by Massachusetts General Law, Public Meeting Notice). Phone: 617-635-4484. Contact: Joseph Callahan. MBTA: State Street Station (City Hall Exit). Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 9:00 AM. Boston City Hall Room 811 8th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Mayo'rs Offices Of Emergency Management - Metro Boston Homeland Security

City Clerk Re:  Critical Infrastructure Sub-Committee Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042522310-af54f6.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4000. Contact: Deirdre Habershaw. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Brookline Police Department Community Room 350 Washington Street Brookline MA 02445.

Baby Lapsit

Central Library Young children and their caregivers are invited to play and socialize. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Tablet Basics-iPads

Central Library Tablet for Beginners. iPad Basics, Android Basics, Windows basics Learn the basic functions of a tablet! We will show you how to connect to the Internet, take pictures, download apps, etc. Please bring in your tablet and any questions that you might have. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Tech Classroom, McKim Building Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Tree removal hearing - Roxbury

Parks Upcoming Meetings In accordance with Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public hearing on Thursday, May 5, at 10 a.m. on a request to remove one public shade tree at 435 Warren Street in Roxbury. The hearing will be held by the City of Boston’s Tree Warden (or designee) in the 3rd floor Conference Room of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department at 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, Roxbury. The request is for the removal of one cherry tree measuring 2.5 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) due to the Bridge Boston Charter School redevelopment project at 435 Warren Street. Public testimony will be taken at the hearing, or may be provided prior to the hearing in writing to the Tree Warden, Boston Parks and Recreation Department, 1010 Massachusetts Avenue, 3rd floor, Boston, MA 02118 or by emailing parks@boston.gov with “Warren Street Tree Hearing” in the subject line. A final decision regarding the request will be made within two weeks of the hearing. For… Phone: (617) 635-7275. Contact: Tree Warden. Neighborhood: Roxbury. MBTA: 8, 10, CT3 bus. Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:00 AM. Third floor conference room 1010 Massachusetts Ave Boston, MA 02118.

Wiggle and Walk @ 10:30 & 11:00

Central Library Older babies and toddlers and caregivers are invited for songs and rhymes to keep up with little ones on the move. Ages 6 months-2 years. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Drawing and Journaling for Seniors

Connolly Learn about visual journaling in this 10-week program for seniors led by artist Mardi Reed. Participants will be introduced to a simple form of art making through gesture marks and contour lines that capture an individual’s personal style. Personal journals will be used for individual art-making and large collaborative drawings will be the focal point for demonstrating the power of abstract marks. All materials will be provided. To register for the class, contact the Connolly Branch at 617.522.1960. Space is limited. This program is generously sponsored by the Saquish Foundation through the Boston Public Library Foundation. Library: Connolly. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Visual Arts. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Computers for Older Adults

Fields Corner Are you an older adult (55+) with little to no computer experience? In this 10-week program participants will learn how to use a mouse and keyboard, create files, search the Internet, use email, and stay safe online. Guest speakers from local agencies will also speak to the class about Internet safety, using government websites, and the many electronic resources available with your BPL card. Space is limited. Please speak with Emily to register. This program is generously sponsored by the Saquish Foundation through the Boston Public Library Foundation. Library: Fields Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM. Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Avenue Dorchester, MA 02122.

Drop-in Tech Instruction

Honan- Allston Each Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. we offer computer or electronic device assistance; no reservation is required. We provide individualized assistance, especially for the use of library materials online. Our desktops or your laptop, Nook, Kindle, Ipad, or tablet can be used. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Boston City Council's Committee on Ways & Means (Ciommo)

City Clerk The subject of the hearings include: Docket #0525-0532, 0534-0543, FY17 Budget:  Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042516510-77bb29.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4644. Contact: Kate Sullivan. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 11:00 AM. Boston City Hall Christopher A Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Quincy Market History Tour

Tourism Step back in time with us to learn about Quincy Market’s central and ever-evolving role in Boston’s history. Discover how Quincy Market was built over the Boston Harbor, and explore Alexander Parris’s thoughtful architectural design. Delve into the political maneuvering behind the market’s creation, and understand the market’s importance in establishing Boston as an international trading center. This public works project was the largest of its kind at the time. Please meet our guide by Pulse Cafe on South Market Street. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Green & Orange Line - Haymarket, Blue Line - Aquarium. Type of Event: Historical. Talks & Lectures. Tours. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Computer Classes

Dudley Learn and practice basic computer skills in these workshops. These classes are drop-in; no registration is required. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

ESL Beginner 1 English Class

East Boston This is a Beginning English ESL class for adults with little or no English experience. Registration is required. To register and for more information, please visit us, call 617.859.2446, or email mmurray@bpl.org. Classes are free. Ésta clase es para adultos sin o poca experiencia de Ingles. Registración es necesaria. Para registrarte y mas información llamar a 617.859. 2446 o contáctanos a mmurray@bpl.org Clases son gratis. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 12:30 PM – 2:30 PM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Boston City Councils Committee on Ways & Means (Ciommo)

City Clerk The subject of the hearings include: Docket # 0525-0532, 0534-0543, FY Budget:  BPS, Equity , Access, Opportunity, Achievement Gap Filed Posting Attached..... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042516540-437fc8.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4644. Contact: Kate Sullivan. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Boston City Hall Christopher A Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Musical Performance: A Celebration of the Music of Billy Joel

Central Library Join singer Sheryl Altman, accompanied by pianist Steven Higgs, as they perform the timeless music of this celebrated "Piano Man". Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Cost: free. Audience: Seniors. Library Program Series: Never Too Late Group. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Commonwealth Salon Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Tech Goes Home

South End Tech Goes Home provides basic computer training for Boston Residents. Space is limited. At the end of the six-week program, students may purchase a computer for $50.00. Please pre-register at 617-536-8241. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Put a Lock on It: Improve your Safety Online

Central Library Put a Lock on It: Online Safety Tips. Learn the basics of protecting your privacy and well as personal and financial information when you use the Internet to email, shop, and do business. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Tech Classroom, McKim Building Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Teen Anime Club

Hyde Park Different titles streaming online including Fairy Tail, Baka and Test, Cowboy Bebop, Appleseed and many others. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Film. Performing Arts. Visual Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Menino Hall Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue 02136.

American Student Assistance in Teen Central

Central Library ASA is in Teen Central every Thursday answering financial, scholarship, and common college application questions. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116 Teen Central. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Cinco de Mayo

Central Library Celebrate Mexico’s win at the Battle of Puebla with stories and make a mini piñata to take home. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Holiday Celebration. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Vinyl Thursday

Mattapan Every Thursday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. come listen to a record and do a fun craft. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Art Explorers

Central Library Open-ended art projects that encourage creativity in children ages 3-8. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Family Planning Workshop

Central Library Jewel Evans, Outreach Specialist for ABCD Family Planning, leads a two-part sexual and reproductive health workshop for teens to increase awareness and understanding of family planning services. The workshop will help youth: Gain a basic understanding of reproduction and reproductive anatomy. , Discover what services are included as part of family planning. , Find locations throughout Greater Boston and surrounding areas where family planning is available at low or no cost to the participant. , Learn about confidentiality as it relates to teens. , Learn how to access services throughout Greater Boston and surrounding communities. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Teen Central Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Family Planning Workshop for Teens

Central Library Jewel Evens, Outreach Specialist for ABCD Family Planning, leads a sexual and reproductive health workshop for teens to increase awareness and understanding of family planning services. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116 Teen Central. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

55 + Dance Party Workshop

East Boston 55 + Dance Party Workshop. Thursdays, May 5 - June 23, 3:30 - 5 p.m. Learn some new dance moves in this eight-week workshop. You’ll have so much fun it won’t even feel like exercise!  Each class will cover basic movement techniques and dance moves you can perform without a partner. The final class will be a dance party where friends and family are welcome to join in the fun. Interested participants (age 55+) should be able to attend all eight classes. This class is free, but registration is required as space is limited. To register, contact Julia Blake at 617.569.0271 or jblake@bpl.org. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Homework Help

Roslindale Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Roslindale. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4238 Washington Street 02131.

Seniors Doing Their Peace: Peace Corps Celebrates Older Americans Month

West End Did you know that 7% of currently serving Peace Corps volunteers are over the age of 50? Whether you're fresh out of college, mid-career, or ready to retire, serving in the Peace Corps is a great way to immerse yourself in a new culture, learn a new language, and have the experience of a lifetime. Since 1961, the Peace Corps has sent more than 220,000 Americans to provide technical assistance to underserved communities in over 140 countries around the world. We have a wide variety of opportunities available for applicants of any age in 2016 and beyond. Join our regional recruiter, Lori Dunn, and Returned Volunteers at this special event to learn about service overseas for those 50+ in honor of the 55th anniversary of the founding of the Peace Corps. Hear stories from Returned Peace Corps Volunteers who served later in life and get answers to your questions about Peace Corps service and experience. We will address some common concerns and answer any questions about the application process. We hope to see… Library: West End. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Bay Village. Beacon Hill. Charlestown. Chinatown / Leather District. Downtown. North End. West End. Type of Event: Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Homework Help

Adams Street Boston Public Library locations offer free after-school homework help and mentorship provided by high-achieving high school students. Open to students in grades K-8. No registration required. Homework Help is not available on BPS holidays, early-release days, or long weekends. Library: Adams. Brighton. Codman Square. Connolly. East Boston. Egleston Square. Faneuil. Fields Corner. Honan-Allston. Hyde Park. Lower Mills. Mattapan. Parker Hill. South End. Uphams Corner. West Roxbury. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Dorchester. East Boston. Hyde Park. Jamaica Plain. Mattapan. Roxbury. South End. West Roxbury. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

LEGOs Builders Club

Adams Street Join us for a LEGOs challenge at the library every Thursday afternoon. Duplo is available for younger builders. LEGOs Builders Club is ideal for children ages 4 to 10. Library: Adams. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122.

Boston Public Library

City Clerk Re:  Trustees Nominating Committee Meeting Filed Posting Attached..... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016042523430-f7c661.pdf. Phone: 617-859-2370. Contact: Deborah A Kirrane. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 4:00 PM. Central Library Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

BTU Homework Help

Central Library Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Homework Help. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

BTU Homework Help

Grove Hall Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Grove Hall. Parker Hill. Roslindale. Uphams Corner. West End. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roslindale. Roxbury. West End. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Get a Clue: CSI and the Science of Forensics

Lower Mills Students get to become junior detectives as they explore techniques used to investigate crimes! At the beginning of the program, our junior detectives are given a crime to solve and suspects to investigate. Throughout the weeks, evidence about the scene of the crime is discovered and detectives get to use this to build their case against one of the suspects. This program will run for 4 weeks and has limited seating. To reserve a spot, please contact the Lower Mills Branch at 617.298.7841. For teens ages 12 and up. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

BTU Homework Help

Mattapan Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

LEGO Club

Roslindale Join us for our Roslindale Branch LEGO Builders Club. Bring your creativity, we’ll provide the LEGOS. Join us every Thursday from 4pm to 5pm to build with LEGOS. The first 10 kids are guaranteed to have enough materials. For children ages four and up. No registration is required. For more information please contact the branch at 617.323.2343. Sponsored by The Friends of The Roslindale Library. 3/3  The world of insects 3/10 Zoos around the world 3/17 Bicycle city 3/24 Green cities 3/31 TBA. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4238 Washington Street 02131.

Yoga for Children

South Boston Wiggle, giggle, stretch, and balance with Jen from Radiant Yoga. Children enjoy silly poses like the washing machine and the noodle test. We close with relaxation and coloring. Adults are invited to participate or watch. No class April 21. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 4:00 PM – 4:40 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

BTU Homework Help

Brighton Teachers from the Boston Public Schools offer free, drop-in tutoring for students in all grades. Library: Brighton. Charlestown. Codman Square. Dudley. East Boston. Hyde Park. Lower Mills. South Boston. West Roxbury. Neighborhood: Brighton. Charlestown. Dorchester. East Boston. Hyde Park. Roxbury. South Boston. West Roxbury. Type of Event: Homework Help. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Thursday, May 5, 2016, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

Free Night at the ICA

Ongoing FREE for all every Thursday from 5 to 9 pm during ICA Free Thursday Nights. Phone: (617) 478-3100. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Seaport. South Boston. MBTA: Red Line: South Station. Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. The Institute of Contemporary Art 100 Northern Ave Boston, MA 02210. For more info visit www.icaboston.org.

After-Work Tai Chi

West End Come and try this low impact energy exercise with yang-style tai chi instructor Arthur Soo-Hoo. If you have any questions you can contact Nicky & John Collins at tai-chi@macheads2.net. Library: West End. Neighborhood: West End. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Grove Hall Illustrator Series: Ekua Holmes

Grove Hall Hear Roxbury's own award-winning illustrator, Ekua Holmes, talk about her artistic process and what it was like to work on the highly acclaimed book, "Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement".   A signing will follow- books will be available to purchase.  All are welcome. This event is free and open to the public. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roxbury. Type of Event: Talks & Lectures. Visual Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121 Children's Programming Room.

Friends of Uphams Corner Branch Meeting

Uphams Corner Friends of Uphams Corner Branch Library is an advocacy and fundraising group who represent the community's voice in the functioning of the branch library. Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Community Meeting. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Rd Dorchester, MA 02121.

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: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Boston Landmarks Commission Keynote Event

Central Library Join us at the Landmark-designated Boston Public Library for a panel discussion on how new and old can coexist in Boston, using examples of recent projects at the Boston Public Library, the Burnham Building (Filene’s), and in the South End Landmark District. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Community Meeting. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116 Room: Guastavino. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Learn to Knit - Aprenda a Tejer

East Boston Learn to Knit - Aprenda a Tejer .Thursdays - Jueves 6:00-7:30 p.m. May 5, 12, 19 & 26 de mayo. Learn basic knitting techniques and make your own spa cloth, shawl or scarf.  Bring your own needles and yarn - materials will not be provided. For teens and adults. Aprenda los pasos básicos de tejer y haga su propia toalla facial, chal o bufanda.  No proveemos las materiales por lo tanto, traiga su propia aguja recta y ovillos de lana.  Estas clases están disponibles para adultos o adolescentes. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

ESL Conversation Group

East Boston Come practice speaking English with our conversation group. These groups are free and open to the public. No registration needed. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:15 PM – 7:45 PM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Adult Yoga

Mattapan Join us on the first Thursday of every month for a free, basic yoga class. Instructor Tara Jackson teaches proper breathing and simple poses and helps participants explore this fitness tradition. This class is intended for older teens, adults, and seniors. Comfortable clothes, sneakers, and a towel or yoga mat are recommended. Class Dates: 2015 August 6 September 3 October 1 November 5 December 3 2016 January 7 February 4 March 3 April 7 May 5 June 2. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

A Beautiful Dismissal: The Unnoticed Nature of South Boston

South Boston Local naturalist George LoCascio will speak on his Wildflowers of South Boston Survey, which was inspired by the tenacity and resourcefulness of the city's most under-appreciated residents: the wide variety of weedy plants that set their roots in the concrete jungle, filling every habitable niche of the urban environment. The survey identifies wildflower species in different areas around South Boston, calling attention to the remarkable plants that thrive in heavily human-impacted habitats and revealing patches of nature to be discovered and explored in our city. This special presentation comprises the 36th Annual Lecture in Memory of Marjorie M. Gibbons. Refreshments will accompany the program. An exhibition of The Wildflowers of South Boston Survey is on view at the South Boston Branch through May 7. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

West Roxbury Music Series: The Marks Duo

West Roxbury Austin and Toleith Marks make up the "Marks Duo" with Austin on piano and Toleith providing vocal music for our pleasure and enjoyment. All music programs are generously supported by the Friends of the West Roxbury Branch Library. To become a member, go to friendsofthewrlibrary.org. Library: West Roxbury. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. West Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library 1961 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132.

Women's National Book Association

Central Library Please join the Boston Chapter of the Women’s National Book Association, a non-profit organization devoted to promoting books, literacy, and women's careers in the publishing industry, in showcasing our authors as select members read short excerpts of their works-in-progress or recently-published titles. Q+A and networking session to follow. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Commonwealth Salon Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Homemade Bath Products for Mom

Uphams Corner Mom deserves to be pampered. Homemade bath products are an inexpensive and luxurious gift. We will discuss what is used in homemade bath products and the benefits of each ingredient.  Participants will learn how to make bath salts, milk bath, and bath oil. They will leave with a nice gift for mom or themselves. This program is geared for ages 10 and up. Preregistration is encouraged. Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Thursday, May 5, 2016, 7:00 PM – 7:45 PM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Rd Dorchester, MA 02121.