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  • Tuesday

    December 7

    • Elegant Website Design: Getting Started with SquareSpace

      On-line

      This workshop will walk you through building your own website with SquareSpace. You’ll learn step-by-step how to pick out a template, build out your pages, and add text, photos and videos to your site.

    • Outdoor Story Time (Collins)

      Collins Branch, 64 Aberdeen Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

      We invite children and their grown-ups to join us for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories and rhymes. This program will be held in the backyard of the Collins Branch Library. In the event of inclement weather, the program will be canceled. Please call 617-349-4021 for more information.

    • Intermediate ESOL Class (Central Square)

      Central Square Branch, 45 Pearl St., Cambridge, MA 02139

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages Class. This class will be taught at an intermediate level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. The is an in-person class. Please register below. Intermediate ESOL Class is free and open to the public. If you register but later find you cannot attend, please remember to cancel your registration to make space for others. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • Outdoor Songs and Stories (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Put on your dancing shoes and head over to the Main Library! We'll sing and move together, and share a story or two. Children of all ages and their grown-ups. This program will be held in Joan Lorentz Park on the lawn outside the Main Library. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be canceled. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • Outdoor Story Time (Valente)

      Valente Branch, 826 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA 02141

      We invite children and their grown-ups to join us for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories and rhymes. This program will be held in the Reading Garden on Berkshire Street. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be canceled. Please call 617-349-4015 for more information.

    • Beginner ESOL Class (Virtual)

      Online,

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at a high beginner level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. This is a virtual event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • [CLASS FULL] Tech Goes Home (Main)

      Main Library, Community Room, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Basic Computer Classes for Beginners Do you want to learn typing and mouse skills? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account? Do you want to learn how to do online job search? Do you want to learn word processing, online browsing, maps? Learn all this, and more in our free Tech Goes Home classes. When: Tuesdays, 2 pm – 4 pm, October 12 - November 30, 2021 Meeting dates: October 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14 Program Commitment: 15 hours. Participants must register and commit to attending all sessions. Registration is now closed. After completion of the program, participants have the option of receiving a free Chromebook and internet access for one year.

    • Hive Safety Training (Virtual)

      Online,

      In this workshop, you will learn about our makerspace, how to use our resources, and how to keep safe in The Hive. Registration is required. Before taking in-person workshops in The Hive, all makers must bring signed copies of The Hive User Agreement and Waivers.

    • Housed In Cambridge for Landlords, Property Managers and Realtors

      Online - zoom information will be provided after you sign up Online, online, MA 02140

      Find out about the ease and benefits of renting to a voucher holder and help ensure safe, affordable housing in our community.

    • Housed In Cambridge for Landlords, Property Managers and Realtors

      Online,

      The City Manager’s Office of the Housing Liaison, Community Development Department, Human Rights Commission, the Department of Human Service Programs’ Multi-Service Center, and the Social Work Staff of the Library announces the launch of "Housed In Cambridge: Information to Open Doors" - a city-wide campaign designed to educate and inform residents on housing opportunities and housing-related resources and services. These panels will be recorded as webinars and therefore will serve as ongoing information and educational resource.

    • Intermediate ESOL Class (Virtual)

      Online,

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at an intermediate level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. This is a virtual event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • STEAM Academy: Innovators for Purpose (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Innovators for Purpose (iFp) Studio is a teen-powered design and innovation program where teens channel their energy and creative vision to imagine and build a better world. Blending art, design, science, technology and storytelling within a social justice framework, teens engage in real-world client-sponsored projects. Mondays and Thursdays, Sept. 27 - Dec 23 (Learning Lab) Innovators for Purpose (iFp) is a Cambridge-based nonprofit that inspires high-potential, diverse young people to discover their passions, develop innovative mindsets and cultivate marketable skills to solve problems they care most about. Summer Studio teens are funded in part through the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program. The Cambridge Public Library STEAM Academy is part of Cambridge STEAM Initiative's efforts to enhance and expand students’ access to quality STEAM learning experiences. Made possible by generous support from the Eric and Jane Nord Family Fund and Verizon.

    • Cambridge Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting for December

      Regular Meeting of the Cambridge Public Library Board of Trustees

    • Citizens' Committee on Civic Unity Meeting

      Online,

      Monthly Meeting of the Citizens' Committee on Civic Unity

    • Central Square Branch Book Group (Virtual)

      Online,

      December book selection: Flour and/or Flour, Too by Joanne Chang. Flour has sweets and baked goods while Flour, Too features savory recipes. Pick whichever sounds best to you and what you'd like to cook this month. Reading interests: This group enjoys popular cookbooks. We will talk about what we learned, what recipes surprised us, what was tasty, and what we are keen to explore through cooking! How to get the print book: Copies of the print book will be set aside at the Central Square Branch Library. Visit the Central Square Branch at 45 Pearl St. during our current hours and a staff member can help you check out a copy. A copy is also available for reading at the library. How to register: This is a Zoom event. Registration is required and will become available closer to the event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event. To request more information contact Lucy Flamm at LFlamm@CambridgeMA.gov or by phone at 617-349-4010.

    • GED/HiSET Prep & Adult Basic Education Information Session

      Learn more about the Adult Basic Education program and GED/HiSET prep at the Community Learning Center! Attend an Orientation in Central Square to sign up and take a placement test.

    • Regular Meeting of the School Committee

      Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Regular Meeting of the School Committee

    • Sciarappa Street Reconstruction Project Community Meeting

      Online,

      The Department of Public Works and the City’s Community Development Department will be hosting a virtual community meeting on Tuesday, December 7th from 6PM-7:30PM discuss the Sciarappa Street Reconstruction Project.

    • Glowforge 101: Creative Laser Cutting, Pt.1 (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Learn how to cut, engrave, and shape designs from a variety of materials using the Glowforge Pro laser cutter in this 2 part series. This series of workshops replaces the previous Glowforge 101 and Glowforge 201 offerings. In part 1 of this course, you will utilize the camera for focusing and scanning your own custom images, properly select materials for your project, and fabricate your first design. In part 2, you will create digital artwork for the Glowforge, and learn file formatting for production. Note: This is a badging course for laser cutting. Only those who sign up for part 1 of this series can participate in part 2 the following week. You will be badged at the end of the part 2 workshop, and are able to reserve the Glowforge Pro for use during designated times. You must complete Hive Safety Training before participating in this program. View The Hive's workshop schedule here.

    • Planning Board Meeting

      Online,

      City of Cambridge Planning Board Meeting

    • Great Books Book Group (Virtual)

      Online,

      December 7th selection: The Book of Jeremiah Reading Interests: We concentrate on Great Books in the following areas: a long novel over the summer, two sections of poetry and short stories, a book of the Bible, a Shakespeare play, an ancient and modern drama, a work of science, a smaller work of fiction, an even smaller work of fiction, and a rotating mix of politics, philosophy, and religion. Authors read in the past five years include Dickens, Keats and Yeats, O'Connor and Munro, Ecclesiastes, Sophocles and August Wilson, Darwin, Austen, Duras, The Federalist Papers, and Arendt. How to get the print book: Copies of the book are set aside at the Main Library. Visit the Main Library at 449 Broadway during current service hours and a staff member can help you get a copy. How to register: Registration is required. Click the registration link below to register. This is a virtual event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event. For more information, contact Drew Griffin (dgriffin@cambridgema.gov)

    • Special Meeting of the School Committee

      Henrietta S. Attles Meeting Room, 459 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Special Meeting of the School Committee

December 2021
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