Quickly Around Town

One Direction Pop Up Store in Boston

Free Hugs - for one direction wooohooooooooooooooo

The British are invading Boston once again… Paul Revere better get his lanterns ready.

Be sure to avoid Faneuil Hall this Saturday at 9am if you want to keep your ear drums intact. The pop-up store 1D World will open its doors for only three short weeks.

Promoters are expecting over 2,000 screaming boy-crazy girls to rush the store this Saturday with their mothers and fathers for exclusive merchandise not available anywhere else.


Boston’s Street Seats Competition

Design brings communities together. Public seating sets the scene for chance encounters, people watching, connecting with nature, or just taking a break.

Last September Design Museum Boston, in partnership with the City of Boston and Mayor Tom Menino, invited individuals and teams from around the world to create an “iconic bench or street seat” for the Fort Point Channel/Innovation District. Continue reading

Quickly Around Town, Things to Do

Sea Level Rise in Boston: How do you Prepare?


By now you could be addicted to the Climate Central tool that forebodes flooding destruction.  The sliders show that if the sea level rises just 5 feet in 10 years, South End residents of Boston will not only have waterfront property, but may also be living Venice style using gondolas to get to and from Mass Ave.

If Boston’s sea level changes fascinate you like they do me, you may want to check out this month’s breakfast program from Massachusetts Building Congress on Thursday March 4th. Continue reading


Social Boston Sports: Welcome Wednesday

Jay Peak Group January 2013

Meet Welcome Wednesdays! In the spirit of living life to the fullest, SBS is going to one of their favorite watering holes with you and 30, 40, 50, or more SBS-ers!

Free event tomorrow @! Come grab a drink and meet some new people! Info: http://t.co/d9IIAfuZNR

SBS does more than you might think.  They manage great soccer, volleyball, and softball leagues, but did you know they also strive to concoct new ways of having fun that people couldn’t do on their own?  SBS has Learn to Sail and Learn to Row classes in the summer, Whisky and Wine tastings, White Water Rafting, and Slope Side Condo rentals for ski-trips!

Come to meet some great people, learn more about SBS and/or just to grab a drink!

Cost: FREE!
Date: Wednesday, March 13th
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Where: Bleacher Bar