Things to Know in the South End Today, May 22: Fundraiser for Project HIP-HOP

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting a mostly cloudy day, with a high near 81 degrees, and a 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. 

2. Fundraiser for HIP-HOP: Join the board, staff and young people of Project HIP-HOP for their 5th Annual event, REVOLVE, a fundraiser and celebration of Project HIP-HOP’s work. There will be foot on hand from Aaron Tanaka, and free beer, wine and non-alcholic drinks. There will be a silent auction with prizes including art, Red Sox gear, or MFA passes. Admission is free with a donation. Suggested donation is $ 35. See here for more information.

3. South End Paving: Is your street slated to get a facelift this year? The city of Boston released a list of all the streets that will be repaved over the course of the coming year. See more here. 

4. Neighbors Helping Neighbors: Join others who are seeking a job a a free professional networking group held each week at 6 p.m. at the Boston Public Library’s main branch in Copley Square. Membership is open to anyone in career transition, including unemployed or underemployed individuals and recent college graduates in the fields of business, non-profit, and education, as well as persons re-entering the job market, struggling small business owners and anyone looking for part-time or volunteer work. See here for more information.

5. Scooper Bowl: Does it ever get any better than all-you-can-eat ice cream? The annual Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl will take place at Boston’s City Hall Plaza on June 4, 5, and 6 from noon to 8 p.m. Baskin Robbins, Ben & Jerry’s, Blue Bunny, Breyer’s, Byrne Dairy, Edy’s, Friendly’s, HP Hood, and SoCo Creamery will be in attendace. All proceeds support adult and pediatric cancer care and research at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Tickets are $ 10. See here for more information. 

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