Member Reception

01/25/2015 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Welcome New Members

& Greet Old Friends


Please Join Us at the 2015 Member Reception

Fairmont Copley Plaza

138 St. James Avenue


Sunday, January 25, 2015

4:30 - 6:30 p.m.

This event is free!


Enjoy light hors d'oeuvre

Mingle with Friends and Neighbors

Cash Bar Available


Non-member guests will receive a 1 year complimentary membership!


Please R.S.V.P. by January 15, 2015


Sign up for this event by clicking on the link below, or send the names of those who are attending to or call 617-247-3961


We gratefully acknowledge the Fairmont Copley Plaza

for underwriting this event.

The Back Bay Salon

01/26/2015 - 7:00pm

The Back Bay Salon meets next on Monday, January 26th, at 7:00 pm.  The topic is High Rise Buildings in Boston.  The Salon is open to all NABB members and their guests.  For more information, contact Linda at

Police Panel/Public Safety Committee

01/28/2015 - 6:00pm

Our January 2015 meeting will be on Wednesday, January 28th, from 6-7 pm in the Hale Chapel of The First Church in Boston, 66 Marlborough Street.

Don Carlson
Chair, Public Safety Committee

City Services Committee

02/09/2015 - 6:00pm

The NABB City Services Committee and its Block Captains Team work to preserve and protect the quality of life in the Back Bay.  The group generally meets the second Monday of each month at 6:00 pm in the NABB office, 160 Commonwealth Avenue, Unit L-8.  For more information, contact the NABB office at

Valentine's Wine Tasting

02/13/2015 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

A very special invitation to the

NABB Wine Tasting Group's

 Valentine's Wine Tasting!

Axelle Fine Arts Boston
91 Newbury Street

  Friday, February 13, 2015

6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.


Enjoy the art of fine wines on a cozy winter's night!



To RSVP, make your payment of $30 member/ $35 non-member before our cutoff of February 6th

**No cancellations or refunds after this date**

Pay online with MasterCard or Visa by scrolling down this page and buying your tickets.

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Send your check (payable to NABB) to:

 Neighborhood Association of the Back Bay
c/o Sheri Olans
51 St. Stephen Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02115

Please include your email, phone number, and the names of guests on your check.

Questions? Contact

 Wine Tasting Committee:  Charlotte DeWitt, Patricia Dubuque, Andrew Friedland, Jim Hill, Nancy Hubeck, Lynne Levitsky, Sheri Olans, Joyce Roetter, Bob Umans  &  (ex-officio) Emily Gallup


  • Members: $30.00
  • Non-Members: $35.00

Tour of the Boston Athenaeum

02/14/2015 - 10:00am

The Special Events Committee invites you to join us for a reception and tour of the Boston Athenæum ( located at 10 ½ Beacon Street, on Saturday, February 14th.  Founded in 1807, the Boston Athenæum is one of the oldest and most distinguished independent libraries and cultural institutions in the country.  By the early 1850’s, it had become one of the largest libraries in the United States.  It continues to be a vibrant institution that serves scholars and a wide variety of members. 

The reception will begin at 10:00 with refreshments provided by the Athenæum and includes a discussion with members of the Staff and the Membership Chair, Michael Jugenheimer .  The tour begins at 11:00 am.  Following the tour, all are welcome to gather at Toscano for lunch (optional). 

A suggested $5.00 donation will be collected and the tour is limited to 16 participants.  Reservations are required and the deadline to sign up is Wednesday, February 11th.  To register, please send an email to with ANTHENAEUM in the subject line.  Please be sure to include the name(s) of attendees along with a phone number.