Friday, August 1st 12:30-2:30pm
Meet the Commish! City Hall to Go will have a special guest this week - Department of Public Works Commissioner Michael Dennehy will be on hand to answer all your questions and concerns. Stop by 460 West Broadway on Friday, August 1st from 12:30pm to 2:30pm to ask about pot holes, street cleaning, snow removal and more.
Tuesday, August 5th
Mark your calendars, the schedule for the BCYF Fenway Challenge and the BCYF Sox Talk Baseball Clinics is here! Youth ages 7-14 can work on their baseball skills and have the opportunity to win Red Sox tickets and meet Sox players and coaches. Come to Moakley Park on Tuesday, August 5th at 10:30am
A Special Luncheon for Grandparents/Relatives Raising Children in South Boston
Supported by: Knights of Columbus, Pere Marquette Council, #217, Friends of Laboure and John J. Burke
Stop by Catholic Charities Laboure Center (275 West Broadway) for lunch and a program.
Guest Speaker: Deanna Forist, Director KINnections and Kids Net, Massachusetts Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children
Special Guests: Mrs. Mary Walsh, Ms Lorrie Higgins
National Night Out
Come meet Mayor Marty Walsh and Police Commissoner Evans at a special neighborhood event on Tuesday, August 5th at Moakley Park (next to the Ollie near the rotary). There will be kids activities, give-aways, good and entertainment. Awards will be givien for Southie's neighborhood watch groups too!
Wednesday, August 6th
Mix it up! South Boston T.E.A.M. (Together Engaging Adolescents Through Mentoring) wants you to help make our community a little bit stronger! South Boston T.E.A.M. is a mentoring program that matches caring adults with teens from South Boston. Matches will meet once a week for at least one year. As part of the program, you will participate in such events like trips to Red Sox games, Six Flags, and Castle Island.
Want to learn more? Stop by their Happy Hour event on Wednesday, August 6th from 6:30 to 8:30pm at Lincoln Tavern and Restaurant (425 W Broadway). Enjoy free drinks, appetizers and raffle prizes.
Contact Stephanie Gould-Marian at Stephanie_Gould-Marian@ccab.org or 617-464-8578 for more information.
Make a difference to a kid in Southie. Become a mentor!
Saturday, August 9th
Fourth Presbyterian Church hosts its 20th Annual GOSPEL NIGHT
Saturday, August 9
Featuring the BULLOCK BROTHERS
Roxbury Presbyterian Church
the (amazing) Fourth Church Summer Singers
Tickets are $10
Under 18 - FREE
Tuesday, August 12th
The South Boston Neighborhood House is inviting you to some good old fashioned fun on the beach! On Tuesday, August 12th from 6pm-8pm stop by Carson Beach for an night of music, dancing, refreshments and books! All kids will get a t-shirt and a book to take home.
This family event is sponsored by the DCR and Save the Harbor Save the Bay.
Wednesday, August 13th
The Taste of Seaport will be back again for it's third year! Enjoy a lunchtime sampling of some of South Boston's best waterfront restaurants on Wednesday, August 13th from 12pm-1:30pm. This delicious event happens at South Boston Maritime Park at the corner of D and Congress Street. There will also be live music performed by local artists.
Monday, August 18th
Movie Night! Mayor Marty Walsh and the City of Boston is hosting a family movie night on Monday, August 18th at 8pm. The featured film of the night is one of my personal favorites - Rudy. Popcorn will be provided by AMC Lowes Movie Theatre.
Events around the City
(*info from City of Boston website)
Preparing for Winter Weather
Safety Tips, Heating Resources, and Snow Information
Winter weather is already here, and we want to make sure that you're properly prepared. We prepare year-round to ensure that residents are safe from snow, ice, and extreme cold. Follow the rules and guidelines on snow removal, parking, and cold-weather safety. Help us by looking out for your neighbors, particularly the elderly and disabled.
Preparing for Winter
Household Waste Look-up Tool
Need to dispose of a household item, but not sure how? The City's Public Works' Waste Reduction Division encourages you to recycle more and reduce waste by using this easy to use look-up tool. You can search by item or category and then follow the recycling and disposal guidelines for different neighborhoods.