Free Documentary Screening at Berklee
Five things you need to know today, Wed, June 6.
1. Weather: Not to sound like a broken record, but scattered showers and clouds today, with a high near 66 and a low around 56. Blah.
2. On Friday Berklee is hosting a free public screening of Under African Skies, a documentary by Joe Berlinger that chronicles Paul Simon's Graceland - commemorating the 25th anniversary of the groundbreaking album. Presented by Bakithi Kumalo, a featured bassist on the album, the screening is June 8 from 2-4 p.m. at the Berklee Performance Center on 136 Mass. Ave.
3. Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl: It's back! The Scooperbowl returns for its 30th year of gut-busting for a good cause. The event is taking place through Thursday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. at City Hall Plaza. Costs $10 for kids age 10 and up, $5 for kids age 3-9 and it is free of charge for children under age 3. There is also a $20 pass to enter up to three times.
4. Boston City Council Weekly Meeting: The Boston City Council is meeting at Boston City Hall, Iannella Chambers, 5th Flr. 1 Cambridge St Boston, MA 02108 for their weekly meeting at 12 p.m. These are open to the public and is also available on Comcast channel 8, RCN channel 82 and on webcast. This meeting will focus on the first capital budget vote deadline. Check out the official agenda for more information.
5. Boston School Committee Meeting: From 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., there will be training for School Committee Members on Massachusetts Regulations on Educator Evaluations. At 6 p.m., Official School Committee Meeting will begin. This meeting is being held in the Winter Chambers 26 Court St. Boston, MA 02108. Visit the city's calendar for more information.