Five Things: Skating at the Frog Pond
And more to know today, Jan. 22.
1. Ice skating: The Boston Common Frog Pond is open daily for public ice skating throughout the season. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Mondays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $5 for ages 14 and up and free for ages 13 and under. Skate rentals cost $5 for kids and $9 for adults.
2. Looking for a job? North River Outfitter on Charles Street is looking for full-time and part-time help. Email resumes to email@example.com.
3. ONEin3 Council members: Mayor Thomas Menino is looking for new members for his ONEin3 Council. The council is open to civic-minded individuals ages 20-34 who want to collaborate on projects designed to engage Boston’s young adult population. Applications are being accepted for the 24-member council through Jan. 25.
4. Wine festival: The Boston Harbor Hotel's 24th Annual Boston Wine Festival opened this month and runs through March 29 and features 39 festive evenings of wines, plus three themed brunches, scheduled each week. Prices range from $75 to $225. Tickets for individual events during the festival are available online at bostonwinefestival.net/shop or by calling 888-660-WINE or local 617-330-9355.
5. Snow?: Despite the weekend predictions of a 24-hour snowstorm, Monday ended up mild and today's snow is forecast to wrap up by noon. It could, however, be a messy morning from heavy overnight snow.