Daily Candy: Pre-marathon party, swan boats

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April 11, 2013, 10:07 am
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(NECN) – The Beacon Hill Bistro will have a pre-marathon event Sunday night at 5:30 pm.
You’ll also be able to toast the runners from 10am to 3pm..

West Elm on Brookline Avenue is debuting a new line of products this weekend.

It’s called the West End Market

It is all about great finds for gardeners, cooks, pet accessories or even skin care products.

The products are all local..

Check it out Saturday starting at 10am.

Meet a local author, Yvette Van Boven, Sunday from 2pm to 5 pm at Kitchenwares at 215 Newbury Street in Boston

She's showing off her latest cookbook.

You will need to rsvp to jennifer@kitchenwaresboston.com

The event is free.
There is another great sign of spring happening this weekend.
The swan boats return Saturday for another season on public garden lagoon, thanks to the Paget family, who has owned and operated them since their first launch in 1877.
A 15-minute cruise around the park -costs adults $2.75 and children $1.50

Tags: Boston, marathon, candy, swan boats, beacon hill bistro
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