City of Boston Calendar

The City of Boston welcomes you to the official calendar of Boston, Massachusetts.

story, boston, time, with, yoga, party, city, club, baby, toddler

RSS XML iCal Boston, MAEastern Time
This hCalendar-compliant page is optimized for search engines. View this calendar as published at www.cityofboston.gov.

Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Patriot Week

Tourism After years of work and determination, we will dedicate the Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Memorial in May of 2016. We look forward to doing this with a statewide program that starts on Armed Forces Day and ends on Memorial Day. This statewide event, Patriot Week, will incorporate our education program, community events, the dedication, a concert and a flyover from Pittsfield to Boston by United States Air Force F-16s. We will host a variety of events throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, specifically geared toward the public, Veterans, Gold Star Families and sponsors. 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. Type of Event: Historical. Holiday Celebration. Sunday, May 29, 2016. Various Locations. For more info visit www.mfhpatriotweek.org.

Boston's Run to Remember

Tourism The Boston Police Department and Boston Police Runner's Club invite you to the 12th running of Boston's Run To Remember on Sunday, May 29, 2016.  Boston’s Run To Remember is a half marathon or 5 mile run through historic downtown Boston. Number pick up and Sports and Fitness expo is Saturday May 28th. The race start and the Expo will be held at the Seaport World Trade Center, Boston. Honor all 1st Responders killed in the line of duty by celebrating their lives and giving back to the community. Cost: Registration fees vary, free to watch. Audience: All Ages. Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Downtown. Seaport. Type of Event: Non-Profit Fundraiser. Walks & Races. Sunday, May 29, 2016, 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Route goes throughout Boston. For more info visit www.bostonsruntoremember.com.

South End Open Market at Ink Block

Tourism The South End Open Market @ Ink Block will set up on Sundays, May through October in Boston’s South End. The South End Food Truck Market features 15 to 20 of Boston’s best food trucks serving up a variety of mobile cuisines, ranging from grilled cheese sandwiches to brick oven pizza to organic, healthy eats. The South End Farmers Market features a mouth watering assortment of locally grown produce, flowers, plants, and gourmet specialty foods. The South End Arts Market is a mecca for all things handmade. Only the best of the region’s makers and designers are accepted to the market, resulting in a carefully curated selection of well crafted, innovative, fun and funky art and craft. Meet the folks behind the work. Chat with a farmer. Munch on a gourmet sandwich. Shop handmade and support local businesses! Art, clothing, accessories, ceramics, jewelry, housewares, gourmet foods, fresh produce and flowers, mobile eats – you’ll find it all in one central location at the South End Open Market @ Ink Block! 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: South End. MBTA: Orange Line - Tufts Medical. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Farmer's Market. Food & Dining. Visual Arts. Sunday, May 29, 2016, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 375 Harrison Ave Boston, MA. For more info visit newenglandopenmarkets.com.

SoWa Open Market

Tourism We are happy to announce that the award-winning SoWa Open Market will be back again at its usual location this Spring & Summer. Open every Sunday (and Saturday starting in June), from 10 am - 4 pm, the SoWa Open Market draws thousands of visitors from across New England, eager to sample the regions' best collection of local artisans, farmers, and specialty vendors. While you're here, don't forget to also explore the 90 artist studios,  60 shops & galleries, and the incredible SoWa Vintage Market located alongside the SoWa Open Market on Thayer Street. As always - There's plenty of parking available. 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: South End. MBTA: Orange Line - Tufts Medical. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Concerts / Live Music. Farmer's Market. Fashion. Food & Dining. Sunday, May 29, 2016, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. SOWA BOSTON, 530 HARRISON AVE, BOSTON, MA 02118, USA. For more info visit www.sowaboston.com.

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. Sunday, May 29, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Country 102.5 Street Party

Tourism Country 102.5 is shutting down Lansdowne Street for our 4th annual Street Party! Starring... Chris Young, LOCASH, Eric Paslay, Cassadee Pope and High Valley! Join us on Sunday, May 29th for an epic day of live country music from today's hottest artists right in the heart of Boston! Cost: $29 (21+ event). Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Visitors. Neighborhood: Fenway-Kenmore. MBTA: Green Line - Kenmore. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Sunday, May 29, 2016, 1:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Lansdowne Street. For more info visit country1025.com.

Walking Tour - Boston’s Chinatown

Tourism Boston’s Chinatown is one of the city’s smallest yet most vibrant neighborhoods. Join us to learn about the neighborhood’s immigrant tradition, its evolution, and its current incarnation as one of the few surviving Chinatowns on the east coast—a thriving community where Asian Americans live, work, and socialize. This tour takes you beyond the restaurants and markets to explore the backstreets and alleyways of Chinatown.  Along the way we will stop at sites that span our city’s history from Colonial times to the present, as well as some architecturally interesting buildings that might have previously escaped your notice.  Chinatown’s location—at a geographic crossroads within Boston—has shaped its legacy and contributed to its character. Join us as we explore this rich, diverse, and exciting neighborhood. Phone: 617-367-2345. Cost: General Admissions $15; Boston By Foot members. Audience: All Ages. Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. MBTA: Orange Line - Chinatown. Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Historical. Tours. Sunday, May 29, 2016, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM. Meet your guide at the Chinatown Gate at the corner of Beach and Hudson Street. For more info visit www.bostonbyfoot.org.

Boston Calling

Tourism FRIDAY Box Office Opens: 5pm Gates Open: 6pm Music Ends: 11:00pm SATURDAY/SUNDAY Box Office Opens: 11am Gates Open: 12pm Music Ends: 11:00pm Boston Calling Music Festival is a three-day, multi-stage festival featuring some of the biggest and best acts in live music. It is held on Boston City Hall Plaza, May 27, 28, & 29, 2016. The event will be one big party with easy access to all performance areas, incredible beer, wine, food offerings, and more suprises to be announced. All ages are welcome and children under 10 are free. 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. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Orange Line - State Street. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Feasts & Festivals. Visual Arts. Sunday, May 29, 2016, 6:00 PM – 11:00 PM. City Hall Plaza 1 City Hall Sq Boston, MA 02201. For more info visit bostoncalling.com.

Memorial Day (City Holiday)

Holidays City offices closed. Sunday parking rules in effect; see link below for more information. Boston Public Libraries closed. BCYF Community Centers are closed. Monday, May 30, 2016. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Patriot Week

Tourism After years of work and determination, we will dedicate the Massachusetts Fallen Heroes Memorial in May of 2016. We look forward to doing this with a statewide program that starts on Armed Forces Day and ends on Memorial Day. This statewide event, Patriot Week, will incorporate our education program, community events, the dedication, a concert and a flyover from Pittsfield to Boston by United States Air Force F-16s. We will host a variety of events throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, specifically geared toward the public, Veterans, Gold Star Families and sponsors. 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. Type of Event: Historical. Holiday Celebration. Monday, May 30, 2016. Various Locations. For more info visit www.mfhpatriotweek.org.

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 30, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Grade 2-3 Reading Circle

Roslindale We will be reading stories and discussing the children’s ideas about them (Shared Inquiry discussion), using Junior Great Books (series 3 Book 2) on Gratitude, Courage and Cleverness. 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. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Book Group. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Monday, May 30, 2016, 4:30 PM – 5:45 PM. Lecture Hall Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale, MA 02131.

Walking Tour - The Making of MIT: From Back Bay to Cambridge

Tourism Everyone knows MIT as a Cambridge institution with a global reputation. But for its first 55 years, MIT called the Back Bay home. On the 100th anniversary of MIT’s move to Cambridge, join us as we trace “Boston Tech” from its founding to its move across the Charles River. This tour will feature some of the sites of the original Back Bay campus while discussing the drivers and the drama leading to the construction of its new campus. Phone: 617-367-2345. Cost: General Admissions $15; Boston By Foot member $5. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Back Bay. MBTA: Green Line - Arlington. Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Historical. Tours. Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Meet your guide outside Restoration Hardware, 234 Berkeley Street, Back Bay (Berkeley Street entrance). For more info visit www.bostonbyfoot.org.

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 31, 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 31, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury MA.

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 31, 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 31, 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 31, 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 31, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Yoga Story Time for Kids

Lower Mills Wiggle, giggle, balance, and listen stories with yoga instructor Jen. Children enjoy silly poses like the washing machine and the noodle test. Appropriate for preschool-age children. Large groups, please register at 617.298.7841. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Yoga Story Time for Kids

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: Health / Fitness. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 31, 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 31, 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 31, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library 1497 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120.

Toddler Story Time

Roslindale Sharon Hurvitz from the Boston Metro. Early Intervention Center does stories and songs for children ages 1-2 each Tuesday morning from 10:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Sharon plays the guitar and children sing with her. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale, MA 02131.

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood

South Boston Enjoy the cartoon that carries on Fred Rogers' legacy. We'll read a book about family, friendship, or other relevant theme and watch an episode of Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Event Room South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

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 31, 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 31, 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, May 31, and June 7. Library: Adams. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 31, 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 Government Operations (Flaherty)

The subject of the hearing is: Docket #0563 Message and ordinance amending City of Boston Code, ordinance Chapter XVIII, Fees and Changes and Chapter XL, Section 11-5C.8, Registration Filed Posting Attached..... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052519150-569a02.pdf. Phone: 617-635-3043. Contact: Corinne Walsh. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 31, 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

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 31, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

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 31, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

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 31, 2016, 11:15 AM – 11:40 AM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

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

The subject of the hearing is: Docket #0821 RE:  Amending the fire prevention code article 8 on the regulation of Welding and Cutting Filed Posting Attached..... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052519220-238a1a.pdf. Phone: 617-635-3043. Contact: Corinne Walsh. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 12:00 PM. Boston City Hall Christopher A Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

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 31, 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 31, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Property and Construction Management Department

RE:  Designer Selection Meeting Notice         Frog Pond Master Plan Study         Project no. 7091 Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016051821160-ece3d6.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4100. Contact: Tanaya Cabral. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 2:00 PM – 3:30 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 31, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

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 31, 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 31, 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 31, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

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 31, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Rd. Dorchester, MA 02125.

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 31, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Art in the Afternoon

Grove Hall Join us every Tuesday at 4:15 pm for Art in the Afternoon. Participants will have the opportunity to get creative while working on a piece to take home. Each week children will create something new. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roxbury. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 4:15 PM – 5:15 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121 Children's Programming Room.

Graphic Novel Book Club

Egleston Square Our monthly discussion of unusual comics and graphic novels. This month, we talk about the difficulties of being a father, with D4VE and The Underwater Welder. 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 31, 2016, 4:30 PM – 5:15 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

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 31, 2016, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

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 parties smaller than eight people. 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 31, 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.

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 31, 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 31, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Pajama Story Time

Mattapan Join us at the Mattapan Branch on the last Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m. for pajama story time. Come to the library to hear stories and have a snack before bed. Don’t forget to wear your pajamas and feel free to bring your favorite stuffed animal, pillow, or blanket. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Athletes and the Arts Panel Discussion

Central Library This special event will feature members of the national Athletes and the Arts coalition and local performing artists who will talk about ongoing efforts to integrate relevant sports medicine and wellness science into the underserved world of performing artists. The performing artist and the sport athletes face similar and unique challenges as they strive to optimize performance while maintaining physical and mental health. Come learn what these challenges are and how Athletes and the Arts and YOU can help maintain the health of our performing artists. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Tuesday, May 31, 2016, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Commonwealth Salon Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Boston Licensing Board - Petitions

Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052423310-64ee0a.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4170. Contact: Jasmine Winn. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:00 AM. Boston City Hall Room 809A 8th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Rainbow Dance Party

Central Library Let’s dance! Children ages 0-5 and caregivers move and groove together. Part of the Children's Library Pride Month programming. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

HiSET Prep Class

Grove Hall The HiSET test (High School Equivalency Test) is the replacement to the GED. Passing this test can open opportunities such as college or more advanced career options. The class will focus on preparing students to take the test, which covers the areas of Reading, Writing, Math, Science and Social Studies. We offer rolling admission, so students of any level or background can drop in throughout the 9-week class. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roxbury. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:15 AM – 12:45 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Boston of Fair Housing and Equity

City Clerk Re:  Notice of a Continued Hearing of the Boston Fair Housing Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016050520170-d34de1.pdf. Phone: 617-635-2500. Contact: Olga Niese. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM. Boston City Hall Room 966 9th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston Ma 02108.

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, June 1, 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, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Bilingual Sing-a-long

Faneuil Songs, Games and Fingerplays in English and in Spanish for young children with caretakers. Library: Faneuil. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, June 1, 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, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, 02122.

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, June 1, 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, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Music and Movement with Ms. Sarah

South Boston Musician and educator Sarah Gardner joins us for a fun and brain-stimulating session of sing a long songs. Babies and toddlers make music with cookie tubs, wooden spoons, and much more. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:10 AM. Event Room South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

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, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Toddler Story Hour

West End Stories, songs, rhymes and movement for children 18 months to 3 years accompanied by an adult. Library: West End. Neighborhood: West End. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Reading Readiness with Judy Pancoast

Brighton Grammy nominee Judy Pancoast has introduced thousands of children to the joys of literacy through music. Join us for a lively, original, and interactive musical program for young children. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:15 AM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135. For more info visit www.judypancoast.com.

More Senior Arts and Smarts: Making Mexican Paintings with Yarn

Codman Square Adults 50+, join us for making Mexican paintings with yarn. Space is limited; please register. This program is supported by the HEARST Latino Fund and is a collaboration between Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corporation, Poder Latino Codman Square, and the BPL. Library: Codman Square. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Boston City Council's on Planning and Development (Linehan)

The subject of the hearing is: Docket #0820 Order to approve the issuance of tax exempt revenue bonds regarding with respect Melnea Leverage Lender, LLC and Melnea Hotel, LLC........ Filed Posting Attached..... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052522410-907090.pdf. Phone: 617-635-3041. Contact: Juan Aurelio Lopez. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 11:00 AM. Boston City Hall Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

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 parties smaller than eight people. 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, June 1, 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, June 1, 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, June 1, 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, June 1, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Consumer Affairs and Licensing

RE:  Hearing Schedule Filed Posting Attached..... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052618250-d2f56a.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4165. Contact: Awilda S. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 11:30 AM. Boston City Hall Room 809A 8th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

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, June 1, 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 NO MEETING (Memorial Day). Phone: 617-635-3040. Contact: Central Staffing. MBTA: State Street Station (Use City Hall Exit). Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 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, June 1, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Midweek Midday Matinees: Summer of International Film

Honan- Allston Ladri di biciclette (Bicycle Thieves), 1948, in Italian with English subtitles. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Boston City Council's on Planning and Development (Linehan)

The subject of the hearing is: Docket #0786 Order for a hearing regarding a medical marijuana dispensary at 230 Harvard Avenue in Allston Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052522260-7ebb3d.pdf. Phone: 617-635-3041. Contact: Juan Aurelio Lopez. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 1:30 PM. Boston City Hall Iannella Chamber 5th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

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, June 1, 2016, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM. North End Branch Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

Building Pathways

Lower Mills A time for qualified adults to get job and career advice. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Medline Plus-Reliable Health Information Online

Central Library Medline Plus-Reliable Health Information Online. Learn how to search for reliable health information using the MedlinePlus website, produced by the National Library of Medicine. Learn about diagnosing symptoms, treatments, medications, and much more. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM. Tech Classroom, McKim Building Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

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, June 1, 2016, 3:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library Auditorium 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Story & Craft

Central Library Stories and rhymes followed by a craft. Ages 4-7. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Story Time. Cost: Free. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Board Games Afternoon

Dudley Enjoy playing classic board games with friends. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

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, June 1, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva 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, June 1, 2016, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM. Roslindale Branch Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale MA 02131.

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, June 1, 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.

Gardening

Grove Hall Join Alyson, as we prepare our two raised beds for our vegetable garden! Make sure to join us again on 6/6 (4:!5 pm) and 6/10 (3:30 pm) ! Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roxbury. Type of Event: Environmental Events. Nature. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 4:15 PM – 5:15 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

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, June 1, 2016, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM. Parker Hill Branch of the Boston Public Library 1497 Tremont Street Roxbury, MA 02120.

Summer Fitness Series Launch Event

Parks Events Join Boston Public Health Commission, BCBSMA & Boston Parks and Recreation Department to kick off our summer of 21 FREE outdoor fitness classes each week in Boston city parks. The event will include a free Zumba class with The Z Spot , free water bottles, tshirts & more! 21 FREE outdoor fitness classes will run weekly from June 6th - September 4th in 11 different neighborhoods and include yoga, Zumba, boot camp, line dancing, salsa dancing and classes especially for kids & seniors. Phone: 6176354505. Contact: Parks Dept. Cost: FREE. Audience: All Ages. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 5:30 PM. Copley Square 560 Boylston St Boston, MA 02116. For more info visit www.bphc.org.

Boston Environment - Boston Conservation Commission

RE:  Public Hearing Filed Posting Attached..... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052619140-78b15c.pdf (Use Congress Street As An Entrance/Exit After 5:30 P.M.). Phone: 617-635-3850. Contact: Charlotte Moffat. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 6:00 PM. Boston City Hall Room 801 8th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

Concerts in the Courtyard: Rodolfo Arteaga

Central Library Born in Ciudad Ojeda, Venezuela, at the age of 14, Rodolfo Arteaga began to pursue his interests in both orchestral and pop music by playing the cello in the State’s Symphony Orchestra and founding and singing in a tropical music band. In 2015 he went on a national tour of Venezuela. He is currently finishing his bachelor’s degree at Berklee College of Music and continues to perform, write, and record. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Library Program Series: Concerts in the Courtyard. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. McKim Courtyard Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

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, June 1, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston 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, June 1, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Jordan Marsh: Boston’s First Department Store

North End Jordan Marsh: Boston’s First Department Store. Lecture by Anthony Sammarco presented by the Friends of the North End Br. Lib. Founded in 1851 by Eben Dyer Jordan and Benjamin L. Marsh, Jordan Marsh opened their first store on Milk Street in Boston selling linen, silk, calicos, ribbons and assorted dry goods to Victorian Bostonians. From the Enchanted Village to Jordan Marsh Blueberry muffins, it was a destination! Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Wednesday, June 1, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. North End Branch of the Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

Auditing Department

RE:  Audit Committe Agenda Filed Posting Attached...... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052518540-52d454.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4671. Contact: Sally D. Gloria. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM. Two Financial Committee 60 South Street Boston MA.

Boston Residency Compliance Commission Meeting (Meeting rescheduled to June 9, 2016 at 10AM)

This meeting has been rescheduled to Thursday, June 9, 2016 at 10:00 AM.•http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42016052700271-7c547a.pdf. Phone: 617-635-4484. Contact: Joseph Callahan. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM. Boston City Hall, Room 811 One City Hall Square Boston, MA 02201.

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, June 2, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Tree Removal Hearing - South Boston

Parks Upcoming Meetings In accordance with Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will hold a public hearing on Thursday, June 2, at 10 a.m. on a request to remove one public shade tree at 109 F Street in South Boston. 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 proposal is for the removal of one linden tree measuring 2.5 inches dbh (diameter at breast height) due to a curb cut application at 109 F 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 “South Boston Tree Hearing” in the subject line. A final decision regarding the request will be made within two weeks of the hearing. For further information, please contac… Phone: (617) 635-7275. Contact: Tree Warden. MBTA: 8, 10, CT3 bus. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 10:00 AM. 3rd floor conference room 1010 Massachusetts Ave Boston, MA 02118.

Office of Fair Housing and Equity

City Clerk Re:  Boswell II v. Charles River Group, LLC Management Company; 2015-BFHC-010; HUD No.01-15-0332-8 Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42316042216240-c09a8f.pdf. Phone: 617-635-2500. Contact: Chanta Hogsett. MBTA: State Street Station. Type of Event: Public Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 10:30 AM. Boston City Hall Room 966 9th Floor 1 Cambridge Street Boston MA 02108.

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, June 2, 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, June 2, 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, June 2, 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, June 2, 2016, 10:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Singalong with Sulinha

Honan- Allston Join guitarist, Sulinha Boucher, and her percussionist for a fun blend of familiar tunes and Brazilian-style music. At this reading readiness concert, we’ll sing, dance, drum, and enjoy the summer sunshine of our children’s courtyard. This program is intended for children, ages 0-5, and their caregivers. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Groups of more than six people must call in advance. If the weather is bad, the program will be held inside. Library: Honan-Allston. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Families. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134. For more info visit www.sulinha.com.

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, June 2, 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, June 2, 2016, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

St. Vincent (film, 2014, 102 min)

Central Library A young boy finds an unlikely friend and mentor in his new neighbor, a misanthropic and bawdy war veteran. Stars Bill Murray. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Visitors. Library Program Series: Never Too Late Group. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116 Room: Commonwealth Salon.

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, June 2, 2016, 2:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Menino Hall Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue 02136.

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, June 2, 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, June 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

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, June 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

US Citizenship and Immigration Info Session

Grove Hall An immigration officer will: 1) Answer general immigration questions on eligibility requirements and process. 2) Show how to find safe, low-cost, or no-cost assistance and legal advice. 3) Describe how to check on your application. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

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, June 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Adams Street Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Adams Street Dorchester, MA 02122.

Gus Read to a Dog

Charlestown Practice Reading fluency with our service Dog Gus. Library: Charlestown. Neighborhood: Charlestown. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Thursday, June 2, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Charlestown Branch of the Boston Public Library 179 Main Street Charlestown, MA 02129.

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, June 2, 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. Recommended for ages 3 and up. No class August 4 and 18. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Thursday, June 2, 2016, 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM. Event Room South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

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, June 2, 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, June 2, 2016, 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Boston Calling Block Party

Tourism Open to the public. Bands, cocktails, and more. FREE . 21 plus. Every Thursday at Dewey Square in the Rose Kennedy Greenway from 5p - 8p. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Visitors. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Red Line - South Station. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Food & Dining. Park Event. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Dewey Square, Rose Kennedy Greenway. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Family Night

Grove Hall Thursday night is Family Night at Grove Hall. Families of all shapes and sizes are invited to join us of an evening of fun. For date specific details, please contact the branch at 617.427.3337. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roxbury. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Film. Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Massachusetts Department of Transportation - MassDot

Re:  Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Reconstruction:  Public Meeting Filed Posting Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42316051612280-5d14e6.pdf. Phone: 857-368-8580. Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 6:00 PM. Jacob Sleeper Auditorium (CGS129) Boston Univerity 871 Commonwealth Avenue Boston MA 02215.

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 parties smaller than eight people. 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, June 2, 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.

Job Searching Online

Central Library Job Searching Online. Find the resources you need to start a job search, including where to look for jobs and how to conduct a job search. 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, June 2, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Tech Classroom McKim Building Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

ESL Conversation Group

South Boston Come practice speaking English with our Conversation Group at the South Boston Branch. This group is free and open to the public. No registration is needed. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

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, June 2, 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, June 2, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

West Roxbury Music Series: Chris Curtiss

West Roxbury Christine Curtiss will tell us about the hammered dulcimer and about how she learned to play it. She’ll also play some tunes for us. All West Roxbury Music Series programs are held at the West Roxbury Branch and are free! They 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: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Thursday, June 2, 2016, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM. West Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library 1961 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132.

BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

Tourism BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational A Celebration of Old-School, Small-Batch Brewing BeerAdvocate (BA) is proud to announce its first ever BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational held at the Seaport World Trade Center on June 3–4, 2016 in Boston, Mass. featuring a carefully curated lineup of beer (plus other fermented beverages) from some of the world's finest microbreweries.  microbrewery [noun] a brewery that produces less than 15,000 barrels (465,000 gallons) of beer per year. Tickets Tickets are $55 per person (plus fees) and include all beer tastings and access to one of three sessions: June 3 (6–9:30 p.m.), June 4 (1–4:30 p.m. and 6–9:30 p.m.). Limited to 2,500 tickets per session. All attendees must be 21+ with a valid ID. No refunds. No transfers. No exceptions. Cost: Ticket prices vary. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Visitors. Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Silver Line - World Trade Center. Type of Event: Food & Dining. Friday, June 3, 2016. Seaport Boston Hotel & World Trade Center 1 Seaport Ln Boston, MA 02210. For more info visit www.beeradvocate.com.

Special Olympics Massachusetts Summer Games

Tourism Competition Schedules –Coming Soon The Following competition schedules are located in the event handbook:   Aquatics, Track & Field, Gymnastics, Power Lifting Unified Team Track & Field, Unified Team Aquatics Volleyball – Master Schedule & Division Schedules Tennis – Doubles Division Schedules & Singles Division Schedules Track & Field – HARVARD TRACK PROGRAM, ALPHA LIST BY PROGRAM, & HARVARD TRACK FOOT TRAFFIC MAP Unified Track & Field – TIMELINE AND REMINDERS Aquatics – Condensed Heat Sheets for Saturday & Sunday. 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Allston. MBTA: 66 Bus. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Health / Fitness. Sports. Friday, June 3, 2016. Harvard University Athletic Complex Harvard University 65 North Harvard Street, Boston, MA 02134. For more info visit www.specialolympicsma.org.

Law Enforcement Torch Run to benefit Special Olympics Massachusetts

Tourism The final leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) to benefit Special Olympics Massachusetts is a nationally held annual event in which members of law enforcement run the "Flame of Hope" into the Opening Ceremonies of the Summer Games. Thousands of athletes and spectators will be waiting for the lighting of the cauldron to open the games, and are ecstatic upon the arrival of the members of law enforcement. Cost: Free to watch. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Health / Fitness. Non-Profit Fundraiser. Walks & Races. Friday, June 3, 2016, 7:30 AM – 9:00 AM. Run from Boston College to Boston University. For more info visit www.specialolympicsma.org.

Brighton Branch Book Sale

Brighton Adult books, children's books, and AV material will be offered at low prices. Come and enjoy the bargains. All proceeds will benefit the Brighton Branch. Sponsored by the Friends of the Brighton Branch Library. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Book Sale. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Friday, June 3, 2016, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

Baby Play

Central Library Explore developmentally appropriate toys and the Children’s Library’s Pathway to Reading. Ages 0-5. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Friday, June 3, 2016, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Advisory Council

City Clerk Detail Agenda Attached....... http://www.cityofboston.gov/cityclerk/docs/SKMBT_42015080700590-7458a0.pdf (Agenda subject to change at the discretion of the Senior Advisory Council). Phone: 617-635-4364. Contact: Leah Leavitt. MBTA: State Street Station (City Hall Exit). Type of Event: Meeting / Hearing. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:00 AM. Boston City Hall, Rm. #801, 8th Floor 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108.

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. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Commonwealth Salon Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Open Tech Lab

Central Library Open Tech Lab. Are you having trouble with your email? Looking for tablet or smartphone help? Curious about social media? Bring your technology questions and get one-on-one assistance. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Tech Classroom McKim Building Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Sing Along 10a & 11a

Central Library Babies up to 18 months old and their caregivers sing and move together to live music. This program is generously donated by the Louise H. Allen Children’s Music Program Fund. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

ESOL Conversation Group

Honan- Allston Join us for a Friday 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. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Honan-Allston Branch Boston Public Library 300 North Harvard Street Allston, MA 02134.

Computers for Beginners

Roslindale Computers for Beginners Series. Learn how to use the mouse and keyboard, how to search and organize files, and how to cut and paste. This four-week course is for people unfamiliar with the Internet. Registration is required; please sign up at the circulation desk or call 617.323-2343. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Computers/Technology. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale, MA 02131.

Toddler Story Time

South Boston For 2 and 3-year-old children, our toddler story time is a great way to support preparation for preschool. Our children's librarian leads the group with songs, movement, simple puppet shows, and of course, award-winning picture books. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM. Event Room South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

Canta y Baila Conmigo

Connolly Music and movement in Spanish program with Maddie Welch, bilingual educator, musician, and native Spanish speaker. For children ages 0-5 and their caregivers. Library: Connolly. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Connolly Branch of the Boston Public Library 433 Centre Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130.

Lap-Sit Story Time

Dudley A story time for 0-2 year olds. Preregistration please. Library: Dudley. Neighborhood: Roxbury. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Dudley Branch of the Boston Public Library 65 Warren Street Roxbury, MA 02119.

Matt Heaton

East Boston Join us for two performances by Matt Heaton. Mr. Heaton's music mixes surf, American roots, and Irish traditional. It is delivered with a sense of humor, and it is fun for both kids and adults. For ages 2-5 accompanied by an adult. Library: East Boston. Neighborhood: East Boston. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Early Literacy. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Families. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. East Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 365 Bremen Street East Boston, MA 02128.

Baby/Toddler Play and Sing with Moms & Music

Egleston Square Join us for a fun sing-along with Michelle Henderson from Moms & Music (momsandmusic.com). We'll sing some classics and learn new favorites, along with some kid-friendly American Sign Language to accompany our music. Each activity helps children build vocabulary, develop social skills, learn to follow simple directions, and expand their attention span, all while they sing, sign, dance, and play. For children ages 0-3, accompanied by a caregiver. Siblings and groups are welcome. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Roxbury. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

Lap Sit Story Time

Fields Corner Join Ms Cindy as she reads books and shares rhymes, stories, and songs parents and caregivers can use at home. For families with children ages birth to three. Library: Fields Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Early Literacy. Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Families. Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Fields Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 1520 Dorchester Avenue, Dorchester, 02122.

Preschool Movie Hour

Grove Hall Back by popular demand is Preschool Movie Hour. Children ages 2-6 are welcomed to kick-off the weekend by watching movies and shows chosen just for them. Pre-registration for groups is encouraged. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Roxbury. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121.

Preschool Films

Lower Mills An assortment of short films chosen for preschool age children will be shown. Groups are welcome. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

CANCELED - Story Time with Ms. Celia

Mattapan Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM.

Preschool Story Time

Codman Square Come to the Codman Square branch of the Boston Public Library for three stories, songs, and fingerplays every Friday at 10:30 a.m. Library: Codman Square. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM. Children's Room Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Art and Architecture Tour

Central Library Boston Public Library offers free public tours highlighting the celebrated art and architecture of the Boston Public Library’s McKim Building (1895), a designated National Historic Landmark. The hour-long tours explore the work of architect Charles Follen McKim and murals by John Singer Sargent, Pierre Puvis de Chavannes, and Edwin Austin Abbey. Led by volunteer tour guides, the art and architecture tours begin at the Dartmouth Street entrance of the Central Library in Copley Square. No appointment is necessary for parties smaller than eight people. 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. Friday, June 3, 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.

Children's Garden Reading Party

North End Join us for the 11th annual Agrippina Fagone Scaduto Bender Children’s Reading Party featuring Rosalita’s Puppets’ performance of “Rosalita and the Giant Bugs,” in which Rosalita shrinks down to the size of a garden bug and has many adventures as she searches high and low for the dragon fly that will restore her to her normal size. Every child will receive a free book following the performance, make a fun craft, and enjoy light refreshments. Families and children of all ages are welcome! Library: North End. Neighborhood: North End. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Holiday Celebration. Performing Arts. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Friday, June 3, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM. North End Branch Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter Street Boston, MA 02113.

Baby Story Time

South Boston For babies under 24 months. A fun and relaxed way to introduce babies to early learning, our sessions include reading board books, singing, and playing with our friends. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 11:00 AM – 11:25 AM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

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. Friday, June 3, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Lunchtime Yoga for Adults

South Boston Hands to Heart Center Yoga for the People provides South Boston branch with Lunchtime Yoga classes for adults and seniors.Wear clothes that you can move in comfortably. Yoga mats and props will be provided. All experience levels are welcome. Library: South Boston. Neighborhood: South Boston. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Seniors. Friday, June 3, 2016, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. South Boston Branch of the Boston Public Library 646 East Broadway South Boston, MA 02127.

Guided Imagery Meditation with Polly Fletcher

West End Want more energy and focus? Join Polly Fletcher, Get Your Vibe On Coach and Occupational Therapist, for Guided Visualization Meditation. Strengthen your mental focus and transform limiting thoughts to reduce stress and improve overall health. Library: West End. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Bay Village. Beacon Hill. Charlestown. Chinatown / Leather District. Downtown. North End. West End. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Friday, June 3, 2016, 12:15 PM – 12:45 PM. West End Branch of the Boston Public Library 151 Cambridge Street Boston, MA 02114.

Concerts in the Courtyard: Cocek! Brass Band

Central Library Cocek! Brass Band is the brainchild of trumpet player Sam Dechenne. The five-piece band (two trumpets, trombone, tuba, and bass drum) performs Dechenne’s original music based on the sounds of Eastern European brass bands. Cocek! Brass Band blends dance music with improvisation and inspiring melodies. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Library Program Series: Concerts in the Courtyard. Friday, June 3, 2016, 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM. Courtyard Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Rita Hayworth Movie Series

Lower Mills Four of Rita Hayworth's finest films will be screened over four Fridays beginning with You Were Never Lovelier. Library: Lower Mills. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Friday, June 3, 2016, 1:00 PM – 2:40 PM. Lower Mills Branch of the Boston Public Library 27 Richmond Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

June is campy film month...again!!!

South End Join us in June on Fridays at 2 for these four campy films; June 3rd: Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure. June 10th: Hairspray. June 17th: Freaks. June 24th: Flash Gordon. Library: South End. Neighborhood: South End. Type of Event: Film. Cost: FREE. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Friday, June 3, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. South End Branch of the Boston Public Library 685 Tremont Street Boston, MA 02118.

Baby Story Time

Codman Square This story time consists of fingerplays and songs for children 18 months and younger. It lasts about twenty minutes. Library: Codman Square. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Story Time. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Friday, June 3, 2016, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Codman Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 690 Washington Street Dorchester, MA 02124.

Movie Friday

Mattapan Join us for a weekly Disney movie showing on Friday afternoons at 2:30 p.m. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Friday, June 3, 2016, 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Peter Reynolds Story and Craft

Central Library Join us for stories and a craft featuring Peter Reynolds’ books. Peter Reynolds is a featured presenter at http://hubbubfest.org/. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Story Time. Cost: Free. Friday, June 3, 2016, 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

First Fridays at SOWA

Tourism Over 60 artists open their studios for the "First Friday" of every month. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Visitors. Neighborhood: South End. MBTA: Silver Line - Union Park Street. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Exhibition. Visual Arts. Friday, June 3, 2016, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Various locations in SOWA District 500 Harrison Ave Boston, MA 02118. For more info visit www.sowaartistsguild.com.

First Fridays at the MFA

Tourism MFA First Fridays is on the first Friday of each month from 6–9:30 pm. Join us for fine art, music, cash bars featuring signature cocktails, and delicious tapas available for purchase. Order your tickets now to secure your spot at our monthly weekend kickoff. Advance tickets are strongly suggested as the event can sell out. Tickets may also be available in person on the day of the event, first come, first served. Open to visitors 21+. Valid ID with proof of age required for entry. Cost: Ticket prices vary. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Visitors. Neighborhood: Fenway-Kenmore. Mission Hill. MBTA: Green E Line - Museum of Fine Arts. Type of Event: Attractions & Museums. Food & Dining. Social Networking. Visual Arts. Friday, June 3, 2016, 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM. The Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Ave Boston, MA 02115. For more info visit www.mfa.org.

Hubbub

Central Library Hubbub is a festival celebrating creativity, inventiveness, and exploration for children and their families. Join us in the Children's Library for activities and author appearances. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Cost: Free. Saturday, June 4, 2016. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational

Tourism BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational A Celebration of Old-School, Small-Batch Brewing BeerAdvocate (BA) is proud to announce its first ever BeerAdvocate Microbrew Invitational held at the Seaport World Trade Center on June 3–4, 2016 in Boston, Mass. featuring a carefully curated lineup of beer (plus other fermented beverages) from some of the world's finest microbreweries.  microbrewery [noun] a brewery that produces less than 15,000 barrels (465,000 gallons) of beer per year. Tickets Tickets are $55 per person (plus fees) and include all beer tastings and access to one of three sessions: June 3 (6–9:30 p.m.), June 4 (1–4:30 p.m. and 6–9:30 p.m.). Limited to 2,500 tickets per session. All attendees must be 21+ with a valid ID. No refunds. No transfers. No exceptions. Cost: Ticket prices vary. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Visitors. Neighborhood: Seaport. MBTA: Silver Line - World Trade Center. Type of Event: Food & Dining. Saturday, June 4, 2016. Seaport Boston Hotel & World Trade Center 1 Seaport Ln Boston, MA 02210. For more info visit www.beeradvocate.com.

Hubbub Fest: Creative Commotion for Kids

Tourism Hubbub is a new festival celebrating creativity, inventiveness, and exploration for children ages zero to twelve and their families. Hubbub is presented by the Boston Book Festival, but books are just the beginning of what kids and families will discover. Our goal is to inspire and encourage creativity with a combination of world-class authors and artistic acts, as well as hands-on activities and experiences where kids will experiment, design, and create. We believe that curiosity, excitement, wonder, and play are the keys to lifelong learning.  . Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Back Bay. MBTA: Green Line - Copley. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Author Talk. Early Literacy. Feasts & Festivals. Park Event. Story Time. Saturday, June 4, 2016. Copley Square. For more info visit hubbubfest.org.

Special Olympics Massachusetts Summer Games

Tourism Competition Schedules –Coming Soon The Following competition schedules are located in the event handbook:   Aquatics, Track & Field, Gymnastics, Power Lifting Unified Team Track & Field, Unified Team Aquatics Volleyball – Master Schedule & Division Schedules Tennis – Doubles Division Schedules & Singles Division Schedules Track & Field – HARVARD TRACK PROGRAM, ALPHA LIST BY PROGRAM, & HARVARD TRACK FOOT TRAFFIC MAP Unified Track & Field – TIMELINE AND REMINDERS Aquatics – Condensed Heat Sheets for Saturday & Sunday. 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Allston. MBTA: 66 Bus. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Health / Fitness. Sports. Saturday, June 4, 2016. Harvard University Athletic Complex Harvard University 65 North Harvard Street, Boston, MA 02134. For more info visit www.specialolympicsma.org.

Brighton Branch Book Sale

Brighton Adult books, children's books, and AV material will be offered at low prices. Come and enjoy the bargains. All proceeds will benefit the Brighton Branch. Sponsored by the Friends of the Brighton Branch Library. Library: Brighton. Neighborhood: Allston. Brighton. Type of Event: Book Sale. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Brighton Branch of the Boston Public Library 40 Academy Hill Road Brighton, MA 02135.

English Conversation Group

Roslindale Join us Saturday Mornings for an English Conversation Group for ESL Adults. Group is led by volunteers. Newcomers welcome. Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: ESOL. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM. Adult Room Alcove Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale, MA 02131.

City-Wide Friends Book Sale

Central Library Help support the Boston Public Library through the purchase of used books at the City-Wide Friends book sale. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Allston. Back Bay. Bay Village. Beacon Hill. Brighton. Charlestown. Chinatown / Leather District. Dorchester. Downtown. East Boston. Fenway-Kenmore. Hyde Park. Jamaica Plain. Mattapan. Mission Hill. North End. Roslindale. Roxbury. Seaport. South Boston. South End. West End. West Roxbury. Type of Event: Book Sale. Cost: free to enter. Audience: All Ages. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. Cushman Room on the 3rd floor of the McKim Building at the Central Library, Copley Square. The best entrance is on Dartmouth Street Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Family Yoga

Egleston Square 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 Egleston Square Branch at 617.445.4340. Space is limited. Library: Egleston Square. Neighborhood: Roxbury. 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. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM. Egleston Square Branch of the Boston Public Library 2044 Columbus Avenue Roxbury, MA 02119.

Play and Learn Block Party

Hyde Park Come play, build, and learn together at a block party – library style. Playing with blocks provides opportunities to learn about math and science, pre-reading skills, social skills, and motor skills. Various building blocks will be available including wood blocks, magnetic blocks, KAPLA blocks, soft blocks, and baby blocks. No registration is required. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136.

Laptop Class

Mattapan The Mattapan Branch offers computer classes every Saturday at 10 a.m. These classes are basic/ beginner level and are taught by our librarians. Classes are taught on our laptops and include topics as basic computers, internet basics, and Email. For more information please call 617.298.9218. Interested patrons are encouraged to register. Library: Mattapan. Neighborhood: Mattapan. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. College Students. Seniors. Visitors. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM. Mattapan Branch of the Boston Public Library 1350 Blue Hill Avenue Mattapan, MA 02126.

Pride Day at Faneuil Hall (Pride Week)

Tourism Pride Day @ Faneuil Hall returns to kick-off Boston Pride Week – which celebrates 46 years, SOLIDARITY THROUGH PRIDE Head down to the West End of the Marketplace and enjoy FREE live entertainment designed for people of all ages. Phone: 617-262-9405. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Visitors. Neighborhood: Downtown. MBTA: Green Line, Orange Line - Haymarket. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Feasts & Festivals. Holiday Celebration. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Faneuil Hall. For more info visit www.bostonpride.org.

SoWa Open Market

Tourism We are happy to announce that the award-winning SoWa Open Market will be back again at its usual location this Spring & Summer. Open every Sunday (and Saturday starting in June), from 10 am - 4 pm, the SoWa Open Market draws thousands of visitors from across New England, eager to sample the regions' best collection of local artisans, farmers, and specialty vendors. While you're here, don't forget to also explore the 90 artist studios,  60 shops & galleries, and the incredible SoWa Vintage Market located alongside the SoWa Open Market on Thayer Street. As always - There's plenty of parking available. 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: South End. MBTA: Orange Line - Tufts Medical. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Concerts / Live Music. Farmer's Market. Fashion. Food & Dining. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. SOWA BOSTON, 530 HARRISON AVE, BOSTON, MA 02118, USA. For more info visit www.sowaboston.com.

Hub on the Run - Boston Run Tours

Tourism Hub on the Run is a fun running tour of our city that will take place every Saturday at 10:30am. The run tour will be loosely structured - it's designed to give you a chance to get a fun run and see some sights. Arrive here at RunBase by 10:30 this Saturday ready to run and have fun! Lockers and showers are available at RunBase free of charge. Email us at info@bostonrunbase.com for more information. Phone: 6176354137. Contact: info@bostonrunbase.com. Cost: Free. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Visitors. Neighborhood: Back Bay. MBTA: Green Line - Copley Square. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Sports. Tours. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 10:30 AM. Boston Marathon adidas RunBase 855 Boylston St Boston, MA 02116. For more info visit www.thebostoncalendar.com.

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 parties smaller than eight people. 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. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. McKim Lobby Boston Public Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street. For more info visit www.bpl.org.

Spanish Conversation Group

Roslindale Join us for a Spanish Conversation Group. This is for native or non-native Spanish speakers to practice their conversation skills (not for beginning Spanish students). Library: Roslindale. Neighborhood: Roslindale. Type of Event: Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: Adults. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM. Adult Room Alcove Roslindale Branch of the Boston Public Library 4246 Washington Street Roslindale, MA 02131.

City of Boston Poet Laureate: Branch Visits

Uphams Corner Danielle Legros Georges was appointed Boston's Poet Laureate in December 2014 If you are a poet seeking feedback on you creative efforts, please bring your poems and drop by to meet and discuss your work with her. Library: Uphams Corner. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Workshops & Classes. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Uphams Corner Branch of the Boston Public Library 500 Columbia Rd. Dorchester, MA 02125.

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. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Baby Diaper Bank

Grove Hall If you are a parent of a baby and you cannot afford diapers, the Baby Diaper Bank may be for you. The Baby Diaper Bank seeks to meet the needs of income challenged parents to make sure that they have clean diapers for their babies. The Baby Diaper Bank will be here on the first Saturday of every month. Drop in to see if you qualify for this invaluable community service. Library: Grove Hall. Neighborhood: Dorchester. Type of Event: Health / Fitness. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Families. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Grove Hall Branch of the Boston Public Library 41 Geneva Avenue Dorchester, MA 02121. For more info visit www.lanniesneighborhood.org.

JP Spring Flea

Tourism SEEK & FIND Boston and La Piñata present the... JP SPRING FLEA @Spontaneous Celebrations (Jamaica Plain) Saturday June 4th, 1-6pm Sunday June 5th 11am-6pm FREE 50+ local and latin american artists, crafters, woodworkers, weavers, leatherworkers, vintage shops and other small businesses will take over 2 floors of JP's community epicenter, Spontaneous Celebrations, located right by the Stoney Brook T stop on the orange line. Come bring a good attitude and maybe some cash to support your community! +++ 2 FLOORS +++ 2 DAYS +++ 50+ VENDORS +++ gifts + handprinted cards + jewelry + art + zines + woodwork + records + books + weavings + handmade body care + vintage + herbal wellness products + prints + t shirts + dreamcatchers + candles + postcards + bath salts + leatherwork + more! 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. MBTA: Orange Line - Stony Brook. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Book Sale. Farmer's Market. Fashion. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM. Spontaneous Celebrations 45 Danforth St, Boston, Massachusetts 02130. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Chameleon Arts Ensemble Family Concert and Instrument Petting Zoo

Hyde Park Magical Melodies and Music of Life - Music is all around us – by way of the places we go, the people we meet, the stories we tell, and the dreams we dream. Join us for an afternoon of adventure and discovery with chamber music inspired by the sounds of life by Beethoven, Kodaly, Milhaud, Roberto Sierra, and more. After the concert, drum with the Chameleons and try out their instruments. An instrument “Petting Zoo” and demonstration will follow the performance. Children will be able handle and play orchestral instruments as guided by members of Chameleon, and will be encouraged to touch, blow, pluck, bow, and strike. Free and open to the public. Appropriate for all ages. Library: Hyde Park. Neighborhood: Hyde Park. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Cost: Free. Audience: Children (Ages 0-5). Children (Ages 6-12). Families. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Hyde Park Branch of the Boston Public Library 35 Harvard Avenue Hyde Park, MA 02136. For more info visit www.chameleonarts.org.

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. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 2:00 PM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

28th Annual Funky Auction

Faneuil Join us for the annual Faneuil Friend's Funky Auction. This is the 28th edition of this fabulously fun fundraiser.There will be a live auction, a raffle and a community potluck supper(Bring your favorite dish to share). It promises to be a great event. Library: Faneuil. Neighborhood: Brighton. Type of Event: Community Meeting. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 3:30 PM – 8:00 PM. Faneuil Branch of the Boston Public Library 419 Faneuil Street Brighton, MA 02135.

Uncorked at Franklin Park Zoo

Tourism Throughout the evening, guests have the opportunity to sample wines while strolling among the animals in the Zoo’s signature Tropical Forest Pavilion. Here, guests can see western lowland gorillas, pygmy hippos, ring-tailed-lemurs, a giant anteater and many other fascinating species. Proceeds from Uncorked support the operation and continued growth of Franklin Park Zoo, its education programs and conservation initiatives. Pricing: Early Bird: $45 (March 1 - 31) Advance: $50 (April 1 - June 3) Gate: $55 (Day of event). Cost: Admission varies. Audience: Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. Visitors. Neighborhood: Dorchester. MBTA: Orange Line - Stony Brook. Type of Event: Animal / Pet Event. Attractions & Museums. Food & Dining. Nature. Non-Profit Fundraiser. Park Event. Social Networking. Saturday, June 4, 2016, 5:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Franklin Park Zoo 1 Franklin Park Rd Boston, MA 02121. For more info visit www.zoonewengland.org.

Special Olympics Massachusetts Summer Games

Tourism Competition Schedules –Coming Soon The Following competition schedules are located in the event handbook:   Aquatics, Track & Field, Gymnastics, Power Lifting Unified Team Track & Field, Unified Team Aquatics Volleyball – Master Schedule & Division Schedules Tennis – Doubles Division Schedules & Singles Division Schedules Track & Field – HARVARD TRACK PROGRAM, ALPHA LIST BY PROGRAM, & HARVARD TRACK FOOT TRAFFIC MAP Unified Track & Field – TIMELINE AND REMINDERS Aquatics – Condensed Heat Sheets for Saturday & Sunday. 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Allston. MBTA: 66 Bus. Type of Event: Games / Gaming. Health / Fitness. Sports. Sunday, June 5, 2016. Harvard University Athletic Complex Harvard University 65 North Harvard Street, Boston, MA 02134. For more info visit www.specialolympicsma.org.

AIDS Walk & 5k Run Boston

Tourism Every year since 1986 our community has gathered on the first Sunday in June for AIDS Walk Boston & 5K Run, an annual grassroots community event benefiting AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts, New England’s largest and oldest AIDS service organization. For nearly three decades, thousands of dedicated participants have raised millions of dollars for AIDS Action’s innovative programs and services that are essential to maintaining the health of individuals living with the disease and preventing the spread of the epidemic. Just as important, the Walk also raises our awareness of the impact HIV/AIDS has on individuals, families and the community at-large, reminding us all that we must work together to stop the spread of HIV. Cost: Registration fee. 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: Back Bay. MBTA: Green Line - Arlington, Red Line - Charles MGH. Type of Event: Non-Profit Fundraiser. Walks & Races. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM. DCR Memorial Hatch Shell. For more info visit action.aac.org.

South End Open Market at Ink Block

Tourism The South End Open Market @ Ink Block will set up on Sundays, May through October in Boston’s South End. The South End Food Truck Market features 15 to 20 of Boston’s best food trucks serving up a variety of mobile cuisines, ranging from grilled cheese sandwiches to brick oven pizza to organic, healthy eats. The South End Farmers Market features a mouth watering assortment of locally grown produce, flowers, plants, and gourmet specialty foods. The South End Arts Market is a mecca for all things handmade. Only the best of the region’s makers and designers are accepted to the market, resulting in a carefully curated selection of well crafted, innovative, fun and funky art and craft. Meet the folks behind the work. Chat with a farmer. Munch on a gourmet sandwich. Shop handmade and support local businesses! Art, clothing, accessories, ceramics, jewelry, housewares, gourmet foods, fresh produce and flowers, mobile eats – you’ll find it all in one central location at the South End Open Market @ Ink Block! 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: South End. MBTA: Orange Line - Tufts Medical. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Farmer's Market. Food & Dining. Visual Arts. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. 375 Harrison Ave Boston, MA. For more info visit newenglandopenmarkets.com.

SoWa Open Market

Tourism We are happy to announce that the award-winning SoWa Open Market will be back again at its usual location this Spring & Summer. Open every Sunday (and Saturday starting in June), from 10 am - 4 pm, the SoWa Open Market draws thousands of visitors from across New England, eager to sample the regions' best collection of local artisans, farmers, and specialty vendors. While you're here, don't forget to also explore the 90 artist studios,  60 shops & galleries, and the incredible SoWa Vintage Market located alongside the SoWa Open Market on Thayer Street. As always - There's plenty of parking available. 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: South End. MBTA: Orange Line - Tufts Medical. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Concerts / Live Music. Farmer's Market. Fashion. Food & Dining. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM. SOWA BOSTON, 530 HARRISON AVE, BOSTON, MA 02118, USA. For more info visit www.sowaboston.com.

JP Spring Flea

Tourism SEEK & FIND Boston and La Piñata present the... JP SPRING FLEA @Spontaneous Celebrations (Jamaica Plain) Saturday June 4th, 1-6pm Sunday June 5th 11am-6pm FREE 50+ local and latin american artists, crafters, woodworkers, weavers, leatherworkers, vintage shops and other small businesses will take over 2 floors of JP's community epicenter, Spontaneous Celebrations, located right by the Stoney Brook T stop on the orange line. Come bring a good attitude and maybe some cash to support your community! +++ 2 FLOORS +++ 2 DAYS +++ 50+ VENDORS +++ gifts + handprinted cards + jewelry + art + zines + woodwork + records + books + weavings + handmade body care + vintage + herbal wellness products + prints + t shirts + dreamcatchers + candles + postcards + bath salts + leatherwork + more! 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. MBTA: Orange Line - Stony Brook. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Book Sale. Farmer's Market. Fashion. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Spontaneous Celebrations 45 Danforth St, Boston, Massachusetts 02130. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

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. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 11:00 AM. Quincy Market (Faneuil Hall) 141 S Market St Boston, MA 02109. For more info visit www.faneuilhallmarketplace.com.

Watercolor Painting Workshops

Parks Events These watercolor painting workshops enable artists of all skill levels to create their own green-space inspired masterpieces. Tips and techniques provided by workshop instructor. Phone: 6176354505. Contact: Parks Dept. Cost: FREE. Audience: Children (Ages 6-12). Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Neighborhood: Jamaica Plain. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Workshops & Classes. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Nira Rock 22 Nira Ave Boston, MA 02130. For more info visit www.cityofboston.gov.

City Pop Egleston Summer Bash

Tourism Join us in celebrating the grand opening with an afternoon jammed packed with interactive workshops and performances featuring our Artists-in-Residence. Come rock out on electronic bucket drums with the Beat Bus, take a turn on the Boston Maker’s Spin Cycle and pedal your way to a masterpiece, or leave your mark on the space with some paint balloon art. Cost: Donation Encouraged. 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: Jamaica Plain. MBTA: Orange Line - Stony Brook. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Concerts / Live Music. Exhibition. Food & Dining. Non-Profit Fundraiser. Performing Arts. Theatre. Visual Arts. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM. 3195 Washington Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130. For more info visit www.citypopegleston.com.

Corrib Road Race

Tourism The Corrib Road Race is designed to provide an opportunity for runners of all abilities to experience a fun and challenging experience in the heart of West Roxbury!!! Cost: Registration fees vary. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Families. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: Park Event. Walks & Races. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM. West Roxbury. For more info visit www.facebook.com.

Fort Point Festival

Tourism Friends of Fort Point Channel is proud to present the first ever Fort Point Festival. We are celebrating everything Fort Point, featuring food tasting from local restaurants, an outdoor Trillium Brewing beer garden, arts & crafts, live music, plus a corn hole competition! Participating Restaurants: Aloft Hotel – Bastille Kitchen – Bon Me – Barrington Coffee – Blue Dragon – Caffe Nero – Lucky’s – Outlook Kitchen & Bar – Marriott Residence Inn – Menton – Oak & Rowan – Pastoral – Row 34 – Sportello – Sweetgreen – Tavern Road – TRADE. Cost: Free to enjoy music and art, $25 for food & beer garden admission. 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: Seaport. MBTA: Red Line - South Station. Type of Event: Arts & Crafts. Concerts / Live Music. Feasts & Festivals. Food & Dining. Visual Arts. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Thompson Place, Fort Point. For more info visit www.friendsoffortpointchannel.org.

Project D.E.E.P. & Blarney Stone Dorchester Day 5K

Tourism Race begins and ends at the Blarney Stone and runs down Dorchester Ave. towards Lower Mills and back along the same route. Pre-Race Entry Fee: Adults $30/Children under 12 years $15 • Day of Race Entry Fee: Adult $35/ Children under 12 years $20. Cost: Registration fees 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: Dorchester. MBTA: Red Line - Fields Corner. Type of Event: Holiday Celebration. Non-Profit Fundraiser. Sports. Walks & Races. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Blarney Stone - 1505 Dorchester Ave, Dorchester. For more info visit www.projectdeep.org.

Dorchester Day Parade

Tourism The parade starts at 1:00 p.m. in Lower Mills at the corner of Washington Street & Dorchester Avenue and travels along Dorchester Avenue to Savin Hill at the corner of Columbia Road and Dorchester Avenue. The parade route is 3.2 miles. 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. Businesses. Visitors. Neighborhood: Dorchester. MBTA: Red Line - Ashmont. Type of Event: Holiday Celebration. Parade. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Dorchester. For more info visit dotdayparade.com.

Sunday Films

Central Library Film: Ponyo. Library: Central Library. Neighborhood: Back Bay. Type of Event: Film. Cost: Free. Audience: All Ages. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM. Children's Library Central Library in Copley Square 700 Boylston Street Boston MA 02116.

Mark Twain: An American Life

West Roxbury This program is sponsored by the Friends of the West Roxbury Branch Library and takes place off-site at the Theodore Parker Church, 1859 Centre Street in West Roxbury. The program is suitable for a wide variety of ages and has been popular with home-schoolers. Singer Judy Cook explores Twain's life in word and song. Library: West Roxbury. Neighborhood: West Roxbury. Type of Event: Concerts / Live Music. Performing Arts. Talks & Lectures. Cost: Free. Audience: Teens (Ages 13-18). Young Adults (Ages 20-34). Adults. College Students. Seniors. Sunday, June 5, 2016, 7:00 PM – 8:15 PM. West Roxbury Branch of the Boston Public Library 1961 Centre Street West Roxbury, MA 02132.