Former Arizona congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords receives a Profile in Courage Award from Caroline Kennedy, president of the John F. Kennedy Library Foundation at the JFK Library in Dorchester.
WATCH YOUR STEP
Workers adding lightning protection to the State House’s golden dome move carefully.
Supporters of American Idol contestant Angie Miller came out in force for a parade in Beverly, her hometown.
Alondra Custodio and sisters Tarah and Olivia Doh, all of Somerville, participate in Project Bread’s Walk for Hunger through Greater Boston.
Therese Hudson of Charlestown and Scott Longo of Bridgewater at a Crossroads for Kids fund-raiser in the Boston Harbor Hotel.
Leia and Toni Acevedo of Haverhill at “Cinco de Mustache,” a benefit for the MSPCA, at the Rosebud Bar and Grill in Somerville.
ALL DERBYED UP
Rowena Palmer and her daughter Linda Griffin, both of Waltham, at the Kentucky Derby party at Suffolk Downs in East Boston.
A crowd gathers to welcome swans Romeo and Juliet to the Public Garden in Boston.
Photographs: Onward by Dina Rudick/Globe staff; Watch and Paddle by David L. Ryan/Globe staff; Angie by Essdras M Suarez/Globe staff; Hunger by Pat Greenhouse/Globe staff; Crossroads and All by Bill Brett; Lip by Laurie Swope