2.1 min readBy Published On: June 16th, 2014Categories: Tips0 Comments on Week of June 16th

Stop and smell and taste the rose. On Monday, June 16th from 6:30pm-8pm join Social Wines (52 West Broadway) for their second annual Rose Tasting with more than 25 wines to sample!  Summer is the perfect season for the refreshing pink wine!  It’s the perfect wine for day-drinking too!

Try something new this summer!  Ultimate Self Defense is offering a summer special for Ground Defense/Brazilian Jui-jitzu.  For just $99 for 3 months (June, July, and August) you can take two grappling classes per week on Tuesdays from 6pm-7pm and Thursdays 6:15pm-7:30pm.  No previous experience required.  Visit: www.ultimateselfdefense.com for full details.

Visit 555 Gallery.  555 Gallery (555 East Second Street) is located in the heart of South Boston where old industrial and new residential meet on East Second Street.  This beautiful new gallery features moving and inspiring photography and art exhibits.  This month there will be new work by Hannah Burr: Stand In and photographs by Gail Samuleson: Fluid Terrain from Jun 19th-July 26th.  Artist’s receptions will happen on Saturday, June 21st from 5pm-8pm.  The gallery resides in a 2000 square feet of a renovated 1950 manufacturing plant at street level  –  below the LaMontagne Gallery. Open Tuesday – Friday 10am to 6pm and Saturday Noon to 5pm.  Check it out! http://www.555gallery.com/

Buy one get one at the The Urban Art Bar.  This week The Urban Art Bar is saying good-bye to their old studio on Old Colony Ave with a special promotion.  On June 17th – it’s the Citgo sign, on June 18th it’s Thomas Park and the subject will be the Swan Boats on June 19th.  These special classes will be buy one and get one free!  Perfect excuse to give The Urban Art Bar a try!  Visit: http://theurbanartbar.com/reservations to reserve your spot!

Nourish Your Soul (15 Channel Center) Celebrates Summer with an All-Day Sippin’ Party.  Come celebrate the start to summer with Nourish Your Soul!  On Friday, June 20, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. your invited to come sample the deliciously refreshing cold-pressed Watermelon Mint juice, receive $1 off your order all day, and bring home complimentary samples of your favorite healthy snacks. Plus, receive 10% off any cleanse booked online on June 20 to use later in the summer. (Must be scheduled for pick-up before August 29, 2014.) Visit: http://www.nourishyoursoul.com/store/cleanses/ for details.