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  • Tuesday

    September 17

    • Wellbeing and Aging: Staying Healthy and Happy with Dr. Sai Das

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

      We all want to stay healthy as we age but what about giving some attention to vitality and keeping a hold on your purpose in life as we age? Learn how psychological and physical health require separate attention and how to give it to yourself. Dr. Das is a scientist at Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging at Tufts and works in the Energy Metabolism Laboratory. This event is co-sponsored by Cambridge Neighbors, an aging-in-place membership-based organization, and The Cambridge Public Library. Please RSVP at 617-864-1715 or info@cambridgeneighbors.org by Tuesday, September 17.

    • 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.

    • CPL International Briefing: The BJP and the Rise of Hindu Nationalism

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

      In March 2018, Reuters reported that the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi had appointed a committee of experts to prove that today’s Hindus are directly descended from the land’s first inhabitants many thousands of years ago, strengthening the case that ancient Hindu scriptures are fact not myth. This development is of grave concern to many in India’s Muslim community who fear that this will exacerbate the marginalization of India’s over 200 million Muslims. Join Dr. Ashutosh Varshney of Brown University for the next in CPL's International Briefing series to explore the rise of Hindu nationalism.

    • Intermediate ESOL

      Main Library, 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

    • 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.

    • Contemporary Reading Group

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Reading Interests: The group concentrates on fiction, memoirs, and popular nonfiction. Some of the past selections include: Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng, The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander, and Transatlantic by Colum McCann. Requirements: A love of reading and talking about books. The group is casual and informal. Copies of the book are available at the Main Library Question and Answer Desk. For more information, contact Susannah Borysthen-Tkacz (617-349-4041; sbtkacz@cambridgema.gov)

    • Premiere Primer

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Premiere can help you edit anything from your next Instagram post to a feature-length film. In this free class, you will learn the basic tools used to navigate Premiere Pro and experiment with provided footage. This class will provide you with a taste of what Premiere can do! Instructor: Peter Levine of Cambridge Community Television (CCTV)

    • Intermediate ESOL

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

      English class for the non-native speaker. 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

September 2019
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