2.1 min readBy Published On: March 17th, 2014Categories: Tips0 Comments on Things You Should Know – Week of March 17th

Save the date!  Peace, love and St. Peter Academy Spring Auction and Dance party will take place on Saturday, March 29th at the South Boston Lithuanian Club (368 West Broadway). This fun filled event will feature raffles, a silent auction packed with amazing items, food, a cash bar, a DJ and of course, lots of dancing.  Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door.  For tickets or more information call 617-268-0750.  Event starts at 7pm.   It’s gonna be groovy!

Wear it proud – Boston Strong.  Help support the Martin Richard Foundation.  Sean P Murphy, MSP (Ret.) will be running the marathon for Team MR8 – you can show your support by purchasing a limited edition Boston Strong Team MR8 t-shirt for $20.  You can email Sean Coyle – Southie firefighter at K Street firehouse – at [email protected].  You can also donate directly here:  https://www.firstgiving.com/fundraiser/sean-murphy-run4Martin/team-mr8-boston-marathon-2014

March Madness kicks off this week with first round of the NCAA basketball tournament on March 18th and 19th.  Then round two March 20th-23rd.  To print brackets and see a full schedule visit: http://www.ncaa.com/march-madness  Wondering where to watch the games – visit: https://caughtinsouthie.com/restaurants-bar/7-places-watch-game

Lead by example.  The South Boston Leadership Initiative is hosting a special leadership seminar the South Boston Neighborhood House on Wednesday, March 19th at 6pm.  Featured speakers will be Boston Police Commissioner William Evans, Senator Linda Dorcena Forry and Army Major Timothy Murphy.  All local middle and high school students are encouraged to attend.  The seminar is free and open to the public.  For more information about this seminar and other programming, please visit: www.southbostonleadership.org.

Fashion, make-up and cocktails, oh my! On Thursday March 20th from 5-8pm, Ku De Ta (663 East Broadway) will host a launch party for Boutikey featuring refreshments by Del Frisco’s, free make up application by Salon De Cheveux, giveaways and 15% off one item of your choice. If you haven’t downloaded the @boutikey app already do-it! Great deals at Boutiques throughout the entire city!

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