Architecture Committee

10/01/2014 - 6:30pm

NABB's Architecture Committee usually meets on the first Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm at the New England College of Optometry, 424 Beacon Street, to review applications coming before the City's Back Bay Architectural Commission.  For more information or to receive an agenda, please contact Sue Prindle through the NABB office at 617-247-3961 or by email to

Licensing and Building Use Committee

10/06/2014 - 7:00pm

NABB's Licensing and Building Use Committee meets regularly on the first Monday of each month at 7:00 pm at the Lenox Hotel.  For more information or if you wish to know more about the work of this important NABB Committee, please contact Jim Hill, Committee Chair, at

Bicycle Committee

10/08/2014 - 6:00pm


 The NABB Bike Committee is and off and cycling, collaborating to make the neighborhood safe and accessible for pedestrians, cyclists, and drivers.

Bike ridership is up dramatically in Boston cutting, down on carbon  emissions and traffic, but bringing its own challenges.  We're  hoping to  educate and create guidelines to make our streets and sidewalks safe for  everyone.

If you're a pedestrian, cycling commuter, recreational rider, or just  someone interested in bikes in the Back Bay, we'd love to have you join  us.  The  next meeting is Wednesday, October 8th, at 6:00 p.m. in the NABB Office at 160  Commonwealth.

Please contact Vicki Smith at with any questions.

City Services Committee

10/13/2014 - 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

Membership Committee

10/14/2014 - 6:30pm

NABB's Membership Committee will meet this month at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, October 14th, in the NABB office. The committee is responsible for recruitment of new members and retention of existing members.  There is a good core committee in place with some great ideas, and we would love to have additonal NABB members join the committee to help out.  Please join us!  We would love to have you get involved and hear your ideas to increase new membership! If you cannot make the meeting and are still interested in helping out/sharing your ideas, please contact the NABB office at

Green Committee

10/15/2014 - 5:30pm

NABB's Green Committee regularly meets at 5:30 p.m. on the third Wednesday of the month at The Learning Project, located at 107 Marlborough Street.  Any and all people interested in working to advance "green" goals such as carbon reduction, reuse and responsible recycling, green open spaces, green transportation, and public policies affecting these activities, the Green Committee is the place to be!  The Global Green Movement depends on significant and persistent "grass roots" efforts to succeed.  Join that process.

Special Events Committee

10/15/2014 - 6:30pm

The next NABB Special Events Committee meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 15, 2014, at 6:30 p.m. at the NABB office.  Please join us!  We would love to have you get involved, hear your ideas for new events and to help plan events!  If you have any questions, would like to join the Committee or have ideas for new events you would like to help plan, please email the NABB office at

Men's Discussion Group

10/21/2014 - 12:00pm

This diverse group of working, semi-working and retired men meets for lunch the third Tuesday of every month for fun, new friendships and learning.  For information, please contact Grant Schaumburg at

Walking Tour of the Dark Side of Boston

10/23/2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

The Special Events Committee presents a private Boston by Foot Walking Tour of the Dark Side of Boston.  Explore the darker side of Boston's North End, including the scourge of smallpox, the Molasses Flood, body snatching, the Brink's Job, and other tales of mishap, malfeasance and mortality.

We will meet at 6:00 p.m. at the corner of Hanover and Cross Streets, in front of the Tony DeMarco boxer statue.  The tour lasts 90 minutes.

Buy your tickets by scrolling down this page.  Tickets are $15.00 per person.

Anyone interested in dining in the North End following the tour, please email Martha McAllister at


  • Members: $15.00
  • Non-Members: $15.00

The Back Bay Salon

10/27/2014 - 7:00pm

The Back Bay Salon meets next on Monday, October 27th, at 7:00 pm.  The topic is Casino Gambling in Massachusetts.  The Salon is open to all NABB members and their guests.  For more information, contact Linda at