Community News

November 18, 2018
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Episcopal Bishop Visiting Grace Church

On Sunday, Nov. 18, Bishop Alan M. Gates of the Episcopal Diocese of Massachusetts will visit Grace Church and lead us in worship.  All are welcome to come worship with us and meet Bishop Gates.

Please call the church for further details.

Community Supper:

Grace Church Federated, 758 Saratoga Street, East Boston invites residents to a community supper at the Church on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at 5 p.m..  For more information, call the  Church at 617-569-5358 or visit the Church web site at www.gracechurcheastie.org.

 

OHNC Meeting Agenda for Monday, November 19

Monday, Nov. 19, 2018 Meeting Agenda

Location: YMCA 58 Ashley Street

Meeting starts at 6:30 p.m. – Agenda is subject to change.

  • Introductions – Welcome and report from the board (President, VP, Secretary)

OHNC email list sign-up.

  • Public Safety – Station 7 Community Update Sgt. — Jim Martin & Officer Dan Simon, BPD District 7
  • Informative Presentations – Community Update: Suffolk Downs — HYM
  • Development Presentations – New and voting matters

VOTE: 235 Leyden St, 3-Story 2-unit building with 2 garage parking spots.

VOTE: 144 Addison St, replace 900-car parking lot with 270 units (35 affordable) and 179 off-street parking spots.

INFO: 18 Crestway, 3-Story 9-unit building w/ 14 car garage 8431 Sq. Ft.

INFO: Gladstone Residences, 155,256 Sq. Ft. (3.5 Acre) Lot – Erect 4 story building with 71 Residential Units with 75 sub-grade parking spaces.

INFO: 6-8 Ford St, Sub-divide and erect 3 Family house with parking in rear.

Next meeting: Monday, Dec. 17, 2018

 

Sacred Heart Parish’s Christmas Bazaar

Sacred Heart Parish’s annual Christmas Bazaar will be held on Saturday, Nov. 17. Festivities begin at 11:00 a.m. with a pancake breakfast and photos with Santa Claus. The Bazaar officially opens at noon and closes at 5:30 p.m. and includes something for everyone. The toy game, gift baskets, raffles, 50/50, local handcrafted vendor tables, white elephant table, Italian food, and silent auction. For more information contact the rectory at 617-567-5776.

 

East Boston Senior Lunch Program

If you are 60+ years of age, the East Boston Social Centers at 68 Central Square in East Boston has a table and a meal waiting for you!

The Senior Lunch Program sponsored by ETHOS Congregate Meal Program provides a hot, nutritious lunch, along with wonderful socialization, Monday through Friday from 11:30AM to 1:00PM.  A suggested donation of $2 is asked.

We welcome seniors from our East Boston Community and surrounding areas.

 

GRACE CHURCH NEWS POSTED

Grace Church Federated is a United Church of Christ and Episcopal church located at 760 Saratoga Street, East Boston.   All are welcome.  Please join us for our Sunday morning service at 9:30 a.m., followed by a coffee hour.  We also have a Food Pantry open to all East Boston residents, every Saturday from 10:00 – Noon.  For additional information regarding our church services or food pantry, please visit our website:  gracechurcheastie.org

 

SOCIAL CENTERS SENIOR LUNCH

If you are age 65+, The East Boston Social Centers at 68 Central Square in East Boston has a table and a meal waiting for you.  The Senior Lunch Program Sponsored by Kit Clark Senior Services provides a hot, nutritious lunch along with wonderful socialization Monday through Friday, 11:30 am until 1:00 pm.  A suggested donation of $2.00 is asked.

 

East Boston    Tech Meetup

The purpose of the East Boston Tech Meetup is to build a community of people currently working in tech or those aspiring to move into a tech career who live or work in East Boston. These meetings will be held in the heart of Maverick Landing conveniently located steps from the Maverick T station, in the Maverick Landing Meeting House at 31 Liverpool Street.

 

LEARN ITALIAN FREE

The class will be held at Robert DeLeo Senior Center, 35 Harvard Street Winthrop  for residents age 55 and above.

Whether you have Italian ancestry, or just want to learn one of the world’s most beautiful languages, join us at  informal  and friendly Italian language and culture classes.  Wednesday afternoons from 1 15 to  2 45 p.m.

For info call 617-846-8538.

 

East Boston Social Center’s Senior Program now offering Spanish Language Classes

The Senior Program at the East Boston Social Centers is now offering Spanish Language Classes for adults over 60 years old.  Classes are held every Wednesday at 10am in Room 209.  All are welcome to attend.  Class is taught by Mr. Montaro.  No need to register, just come by on Wednesday at 10am for this fun class.  The East Boston Social Centers is located at 68 Central Square.