Harvest Concert: The Edna Vazquez Band, with Jenee Halstead opening

Doors Open 7pm Tickets $15 at the door (Cash or Check) All proceeds benefit the church. http://www.ednavazquez.com/

Edna Vazquez is a fearless singer, songwriter and guitarist whose powerful voice and musical talent embrujan and transcend the boundaries of language to engage and uplift her audience. Edna plays her original material, an intersection of folk, rock, pop and R&B. and sings from her bicultural raices with songs deeply rooted in universal human emotion. The Huffington Post calls her, “extraordinarily talented”.

JP Hosts Meeting on Olympic Displacement

Thursday night a trio of groups will host a discussion of possible displacement of residents by the 2024 Olympics. The event, hosted by No Boston 2024, Black Lives Matter and the Boston Homeless Solidarity Committee, begins at 7 p.m. at Hope Central Church, 85 Seaverns Ave. Here's a link to the Facebook event page. Dubbed "Olympic Sized Displacement," the panel will explore whether Boston residents would be forced from their homes should Boston 2024 succeed in bringing the Olympics to the city. Organizers of the forum cite a 2007 study that found 2 million people had been displaced in the previous 20 years because of the Olympics.