MAPS plans annual meeting for Oct. 25

The annual meeting of the Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 25, on the second-floor community center of its Cambridge office, including a vote for board members.

Five things to do this weekend: July 15-17

Five things to do this weekend: July 15-17

Artbeat festival; the Boston Poetry Marathon (with a party); Berlioz’s “Symphonie Fantastique” by the MIT Summer Philharmonic Orchestra; breakdancing competition with DJ’ing; and the second annual Rappers vs. Poets Contest.