Coffee, tea or me! A community meeting will be held on Monday, August 15th at 6:30pm at the Tynan School cafeteria (650 East Fourth St.) at to discuss the controversial Starbucks at L and Broadway. So if you want to see a Starbucks at L and Broadway – show up. If you don’t want to see a Starbucks at L and Broadway – show up. We will be live tweeting during the meeting so make sure to follow us on Twitter. It’s gonna be a doozy! Starbucks also has a hearing before the City of Boston Licensing Board for the common victualler license on August 17th at 10am at City Hall.
Burger lovers rejoice! Shake Shack is opening on Tuesday, August 16th at 10:30am at 77 Seaport Blvd. in the Seaport District. This new Southie spot is Shake Shack’s 100th location nation wide and to celebrate it’s free burgers for the first 100 people! So let’s have burgers for breakfast!
Love and movies! Hub Church is hosting two events this week! On Wednesday, August 17th at 7pm at Coppersmith come hear Hub Church’s speakers series on key questions facing young professionals. This week’s topic is Love in the 21st Century. There will be drinks and appetizers served. On Friday, it’s all about the families with screening of the movie Zootopia at the M Street Family Friendly Beach at the BCYF Curley Community Center. The fun begins at 7:45pm and there will be popcorn and drinks! Both events are free!
Namaste in the great outdoors! As part of Seaport Sweat 2016, Jenna Hill Yoga is offering two free weekly classes at Seaport Green – 85 Northern Ave. Throw down your mat and raise your vibration every week through October. Hour long classes with DJ Sprino on Tuesdays 9:30am-10:30am and Friday 12pm-1pm. You can pre-register here! Classes are suitable for all levels & BYOM (bring your own mat) (Insider’s tip: If your’e going to Tuesdays class, it’s right near the new Shake Shake and they are giving away free burgers that day! It’s all about balance right?)
Welcome to Southie! Southie’s got a brand new bank in town – Dedham Savings opens on Monday, August 15th at 8:30am! Stop by and check ‘em out and welcome them to the best neighborhood ever! An official grand opening will be happening on September 22nd! Stay tuned for more details!
Looking for another excuse to drink this week? How about National Rum Day is and National Pinot Noir Day? They both happen this week! Stop by Social Wines for some of Southie’s own Grand Ten rum and mix up a Mojito or a Cuba Libre (fancy for Rum and Coke) and the good people of Social will help you select the perfect bottle of Pinot Noir!