3.8 min readBy Published On: May 7th, 2017Categories: See and Do0 Comments on Week of May 8th

Mom’s the word!  Mother’s day is Sunday May 14th!  Skip breakfast in bed and treat mom to brunch in Southie!  Here are our picks in the neighborhood – make your reservation today!  Get your mom a gorgeously unique floral arrangement for her special day!  Market Studio will be hosting a pop up at Home.Stead Bakery and Cafe.  Stop by on Saturday, May 13th from 8am-1pm.  While you’re there treat yourself to some coffee and a fresh baked scone!

Sip, Shop and Savor!   South Boston Neighborhood Development Corporation and the South Boston Chamber of Commerce present the 3rd Annual South Boston Spring Stroll, Thursday evening May 11thstarting at 5pm. Come on out and stroll the neighborhood with your friends and family for an enjoyable evening, while supporting your favorite local South Boston businesses. This is a great time to start your Mother’s Day shopping!  For more details visit here! 

Let’s get this neighborhood cleaned up!  It’s the City of Boston’s Annual Spring Cleaning on Friday, May 12th and Saturday May 13th.  Organize a group and join in the fun!  Post clean up is a party at Capo with raffles, food, and fun!  Register here! 

Learn! Attend a FREE Home Buyer Seminar at The Seapoint on Tuesday May 9th from 6:30pm-8:00pm! Topic: Purchasing in a Seller’s Market can be overwhelming, join us to learn How to Negotiate and Win that Dream Home when up against Multiple Offers, What to Look for in a Home Inspection, and What Type of Financing Matters. In addition to our real estate professionals, there will be an attorney, mortgage broker and home inspector to answer any questions. Please feel free to share and invite friends. Go to BostonHomeSeminar.com to register!

Get your tickets!  How about some fun in the sun on the Lawn on D for Patriots Fest!  Mass Fallen Heroes is hosting an outdoor party on Saturday, May 20th featuring country artists Tyler Farr and Eric Paslay as the headliners and local talent including Dalton and The Sheriffs and Louie Bello.  The fun begins at 3pm and the show starts at 3pm!  Tickets are $40  and can be purchased here! This event is 21+.

Rise and shine! Set the tone of the day with Rise and Shine yoga at South Boston Yoga! This early morning flow class is designed to start your day off right. Somewhere between a power yoga class and our signature All Levels class, the room is warmed and the flow is vinyasa-based. All levels are welcome.  Our friend Jenna Hill teaches on Mondays!  For more information visit here! 

Bonus Southie Sports News:
Kick it!  South Boston Youth Soccer Registration for the 2017 fall season will take place on the Curley Recreation Center from May 8th – May 12th.  Monday-Friday 6pm-8pm and 9am to 12noon on Saturday.  $30 per child ages 3 to 12.  New players need a copy of their birth certificate.  For more information call 617-269-7930 or visit www.southbostonyouthsoccer.com

Play ball!  Tryouts for the 2017 Sr Babe Ruth Baseball team will begin on Sunday May 14th and Tuesday May 16th at 6pm at Fitzgerald Field at Moakley Park. If either tryout gets rained out there will be an additional tryout on May 17th at 6pm. Those who have turned 16 years old before May 1st of this year through those that turned 19 after Dec 31st of 2016 are eligible to play.  The team is a member of the South Shore Sr Babe Ruth League and plays a 16-18 game regular season schedule  (Half Home/Half away) throughout the month of June and early July with playoffs to follow. There are multiple openings on this years roster, all we ask is that those trying out be able to commit to the majority of the games and practices as forfeits have become an issue over the last few seasons. Anyone with questions may contact team GM and South Shore League President Buddy Lane at 617-269-1091.

Opening Day! The South Boston Girls Softball opening day  takes place Saturday May 13th with Opening Ceremonies from 10a to 12p at Shore Road Field and our Kickoff BINGO Fundraiser at the Seapoint Bar and Grill from 2 to 5pm.  SBGS is hosting 15 rounds of BINGO ($30/ticket) as well as a 50/50 raffle and several other great prizes! Come have a drink and hang with great friends to help promote athletic and academic opportunities for the young women and girls in our South Boston community! Tickets must be purchased prior to the event through the Eventbrite ticket page! 

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