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  • Monday

    March 30

    • CANCELLED: Baby Lapsit

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

      Just for you and the baby! Enjoy time together with other parents, caregivers, and babies to learn, play, and develop language and motor skills. Pre-walking children and their caregivers. Come prepared to sit on the floor one-on-one with your pre-walking baby in your lap. This program can accommodate 30 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 patiene and understanding. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • CANCELLED Singalong (O'Neill)

      O'Neill Branch, 70 Rindge Ave., Cambridge, MA 02140

      Head over to the library for a morning of singing and dancing for children of all ages and their caregivers. No registration is required.

    • CANCELLED: Story Time (Boudreau)

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

      Join us for songs, stories and rhymes! For children of all ages and their caregivers. No registration required.

    • CANCELED Beginner ESOL (Central Square)

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

      CANCELED Beginner ESOL (Central Square)

    • CANCELLED: Morning Sing-Along

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

      Put on your dancing shoes and head over for a morning of singing and dancing! Children of all ages and their caregivers. This program can accommodate 130 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.

    • CANCELLED: Wellness for Seniors: Tai Chi (O'Connell)

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

      Tai Chi Paradigm improves joint mobility, balance, circulation, and reduces stress in this relaxing exercise, that is also a lot of fun. Do not let physical fitness or condition stop you from taking this class as exercises can be modified to suit any ability, age or experience. This program is taught by Sifu Lucien Zoll. Sponsored by the Cambridge Public Library Foundation

    • CANCELLED: Nonfiction Book Group

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      March Read: Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Company that Addicted America by Beth Macy Reading Interests: We read and discuss popular non-fiction. Members will decide on future selections from titles available in the Minuteman Library Network. Requirements: None. Our meetings are casual and informal. Participants are encouraged to obtain copies of the book from the library. For more information, contact Alan DerKazarian (857-235-9818; aderk@cambridgema.gov).

    • CANCELLED: Wellness for Seniors: Chair Yoga

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

      The most tangible benefits in yoga come from gentler movements and focus on breath to improve balance, stability, and joint health. In this series, participants will perform postures and breathing exercises with the aid of a chair, eliminating the need to get up and down off the ground. Class is accessible for all experience levels. It's never too late to start. Classes taught by Samantha Drinkwater. Sponsored by the Cambridge Public Library Foundation

    • CANCELLED: IFP Studios Creative Doers

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Free afterschool STEAM internship program for teens. $500 stipends available! Dream, design and build experiences that will look amazing on your college applications. Learn about amazing careers never imagined. Discover how your passions intersects with these opportunities and get paid for it! January 13 - May 28, Mondays & Thursdays, 3:30pm - 6:30pm at the Main Library. Learn more and apply here. Presented by: Cambridge Public Library STEAM Academy in partnership with Innovators for Purpose. The Cambridge Public Library STEAM Academy is part of a citywide STEAM initiative to enhance and expand students’ access to quality STEAM learning experiences. Made possible by generous support from the Nord Family Foundation and Verizon. 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.

    • CANCELLED: Storytime (Collins)

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

      CANCELLED: Storytime (Collins)

    • CANCELLED: LEGO Time

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

      It's a weekly block party! Join friends to design and build amazing LEGO structures. Let your imagination run wild! The Children's Room has plenty of LEGO pieces, so you don't need to bring your own. LEGO pieces are choking hazards for young children. For children ages 5 and up and their caregivers. Children under age 7 must be attended by a caregiver. This program can accommodate 30 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 cannont accommodate latecomers. Unclaimed seats will be offered to someone waiting. We appreciate your patience and understanding. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • CANCELLED: HLS Tax Assistance

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

      Tax Assistance for 2020 will run from February 3 through April 13 in the Main Library's Community Room on Fridays 12 - 4pm, Saturdays 10am - 3:30pm, and Mondays from 5pm - 7:30pm. There will be no tax help on February 17 (Presidents' Day) or March 13, 14, 16, 20 or 21 due to Harvard's Spring Break. This program is available to people who generally make $56,000 or less, persons with disabilities, the elderly, and limited English speaking taxpayers. Due to capacity constraints and training requirements, we will be unable to prepare returns for any taxpayers in the U.S. on a visa, including foreign students and teachers. Space is limited. Tickets will be handed out on a first-come first-served basis on the day of the program when the Main Library opens. To get your taxes done you MUST bring: Your social security card or other government issued ID showing your social security number (a W-2 is not sufficient) Government issued photo ID (driver's license, passport, etc.) Social security cards for all dependents (and spouse if filling a joint return) Any tax forms you have received (W-2, 1099-HC, etc.) TaxHelp is an all volunteer group from Harvard Law School. The program is extremely popular every year and, while Tax Help tries to accommodate everyone, service is not guaranteed. Here is a list of other VITA sites in the area. For more information about HLS Tax Help, click here.

    • Regular City Council Meeting

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

      Regular City Council Meeting

    • CANCELLED: Beginner ESOL (Valente)

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

      Practice speaking English with other students and a teacher. No registration is required.

    • CANCELLED : Intermediate ESOL (O'Neill)

      O'Neill Branch, 70 Rindge Ave., Cambridge, MA 02140

      A conversation class for students who wish to increase vocabulary and improve spoken grammar. Will include reading texts and higher level grammar concepts. No registration required.

    • CANCELLED : Tidying Up: It's Not Magic, It's Habit Forming (O'Neill)

      O'Neill Branch, 70 Rindge Ave., Cambridge, MA 02140

      Start preparing for spring cleaning with professional organizer Helane Blinn! Helane will present tips for getting started clearing away clutter and creating more peace and order in your home or office. She'll offer encouragement and advice so you can maintain spaces that "spark joy" for a long time to come. No registration required.

    • CANCELLED: Celebrating the Census

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

      Please join us for an informative panel discussion celebrating the 2020 Census, our nation’s 24th national census, a continuous history that stretches back to 1790. A star-studded panel, including Dr. Melissa Nobles, MIT professor in political science, Dr. Peter Skerry, Boston College professor in political science, Ms. Eva Millona, executive director of Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition, and Dr. Kenneth Prewitt, former Director of the Census Bureau and current Advisor to the President at Columbia University, will cover a wide range of topics from the census’ history, its use of racial categories and immigration status, its move to an online format, and its future. This lecture is part of Our Path Forward series presented by the Library to affirm its commitment to public discourse and democracy during a period of change and uncertainty.

March 2020
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