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  • Tuesday

    October 9

    • Collins Toddler Sing-Along

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

      For more information, please contact the Collins Branch at: 617-349-4021

    • O'Connell Toddler Sing Along

      O'Connell Branch, 48 Sixth St., Cambridge, MA 02141

      Sing and dance to your favorite songs! For more information, please contact the O'Connell Branch at 617-349-4019.

    • Toddler Storytime

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

      Children ages 2-3 and their caregivers. This program can accommodate 45 people. Tickets are available on a first-come, first served basis on the day of the program. The entire party must be present to receive a ticket. This program starts promptly, and unfortunately we cannot accommodate latecomers. Unclaimed seats will be offered to someone waiting. We appreciate your patience and understanding. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • Senior Lunch and Learn

      Citywide Senior Center, 806 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139

      Seniors - Join us for first person conversations and a special lunch.

    • Senior Women’s Building Your Wellness Toolbox

      Citywide Senior Center, 806 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139

      A new group for women to build friendships and wellness.

    • Intermediate ESOL

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

      English class for the non-native speaker: this class focuses on speaking. Students will practice public speaking and will work on developing clear speech. For ages 16 and up. On-going. No registration is necessary. Contact: Maria Balestrieri, mbalestrieri@cambridgema.gov

    • Health and Environmental Committee

      City Hall, 2nd Floor Sullivan Chamber, 795 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139

      Health and Environmental Committee

    • Robots that Make a Difference

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

      Free course for teens! October 2 - December 18 Tuesdays 3:30pm - 6:30pm Cambridge Public Library 449 Broadway Primary Program Activities: Introduces students to the world of robotics using a humanities first approach. Students use the design process to understand the daily challenges of people with disabilities. A substantial amount of course time is spent meeting people with disabilities and participating in exercises to develop an understanding of and empathy for the challenges that they face. Students define relevant problems that they would like to address, explore potential solutions and ultimately build robotic prototypes demonstrating their solutions. Skills learned include human-centered design, coding, 3D-modeling and more. Ages Served: Open to students 13 and older. Genders Served: An equal number of boys and girls will be accepted. Eligibility: Students interested in Design, Science, Technology and Entrepreneurship. No more than 2 excused absences allowed. To Enroll: Register online bit.ly/ifprobotics2018-19 Transportation: Students and/or their parents can arrange transportation from CPS Upper Schools to CRLS on an after-school bus. Must check with their school Clerk/front office to make arrangements. Cost: None

    • Preschool Storytime

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

      Children ages 3-5 and their caregivers. This program can accommodate 45 people. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis on the day of the program. The entire party must be present to receive a ticket. This program starts promptly, and unfortunately we cannot accommodate latecomers. Unclaimed seats will be offered to someone waiting. We appreciate your patience and understanding. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • Election Commission

      Citywide Senior Center, 806 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139

      Regular Meeting

    • Computer Class: Google Docs

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Tuesdays, 6-8pm - September 25, October 2, and October 9 Register for these classes. Learn how to use Google Docs, a free and simple online word processor, similar to Microsoft Word. We’ll learn how to: Create a document with a variety of formatting, photos, and links Save and manage your documents Understand all the changes made to a document over time (its revision history) Work collaboratively, leaving and responding to comments in a document Please note: All participants should have a Google account before class. Please create your Google account ahead of time. Make sure to remember your username and password. Get a head start: Learn about the basics of Google Docs

    • Parent/Child Book Group

      Main Library, Curious George Room, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      For ages 7-10 Join us for a lively discussion of a great book. Both caregiver and child should read the book before the discussion to participate. Pizza will be provided. To register or request a copy of the book, stop by the Children's Room or call 617-349-4038. Registration is required. Recommended for kids ages 7-10.

    • Intermediate ESOL

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

      English class for the non-native speaker: this class focuses on speaking. Students will practice public speaking and will work on developing clear speech. For ages 16 and up. On-going. No registration is necessary. Contact: Maria Balestrieri, mbalestrieri@cambridgema.gov

    • Professor Sung-Yoon Lee of Tufts University on US/DPRK Relations

      Main Library, Lecture Hall, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Sung-Yoon Lee is Kim Koo-Korea Foundation Professor of Korean Studies and Assistant Professor at The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University. Mr. Lee is a former Associate in Research at the Korea Institute, Harvard University, and former Research Fellow of the inaugural National Asia Research Program, a joint initiative by the National Bureau of Asian Research and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Dr. Lee&rsquo;s essays on the international politics of the Korean peninsula and Northeast Asia have been published multiple times in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, LA Times, Foreign Affairs, Foreign Policy, Christian Science Monitor, CNN.com, The Hill, etc. His most recent publications are &ldquo;Forgotten Borders: Japan&rsquo;s Maritime Operations in the Korean War and Implications for North Korea,&rdquo; in Geoffrey f. Gresh, ed., Eurasia&rsquo;s Maritime Rise and Global Security: From the Indian Ocean to Pacific Asia and the Arctic (Palgrave, 2018), and &quot;Getting Tough on North Korea: How to Hit Pyongyang Where it Hurts,&rdquo; in the May/June 2017 issue of Foreign Affairs. Dr. Lee has testified as an expert witness at the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Foreign Affairs Hearings on North Korea policy and has advised senior officials and elected leaders. In 2013, the Guardian called Lee &ldquo;[a]mong the most insightful and prescient chroniclers. <!--td {border: 1px solid #ccc;}br {mso-data-placement:same-cell;}--> In June 2018, President Trump met with President Kim Jong Un in Singapore. The summit was a hopeful sign of an improving relationship between two nations which, on the eve of the summit, had ratcheted up hostile rhetoric against each other. What are the ramifications of improved US - DPRK relations for longtime allies like Japan and South Korea? What does this mean for 28,000 US forces stationed in South Korea, and 40,000 stationed in Japan? Will this new dispensation lead to a treaty formally bringing an end to the Korean War? Will North Korea give up its nuclear weapons? Dr. Sung-Yoon Lee, Kim Koo-Korea Foundation Professor in Korean Studies and Assistant Professor at Tufts University will walk us through the complex relationship between the United States and the Democratic Peolple Republic of Korea.

    • Boudreau Knitting Group

      Boudreau Branch, 245 Concord Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

      Join friends and neighbors for knitting and a conversation.

October 2018
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