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  • Thursday

    July 23

    • Virtual Family Story Time

      Online,

      We invite children and their grownups to join us from home for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories, and rhymes. Caregivers are asked to participate in the program with their children--it will be as important as ever to model movement and song for your little one during this virtual session. Plan to join in, sing along, and move around! Register below. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. Virtual Family Story Time is free and open to the public and is not recorded. If you register but later find you cannot attend, please remember to cancel your registration to make space for others.

    • Board Of Assessors Public Meeting

      Online,

      Board Of Assessors Public Meeting

    • Summer Reading: Nappy's Puppets (Jim Napolitano) Presents: Father Goose's Tales

      Online,

      Shadow puppets tell nursery rhymes, stories and children's songs to entertain the whole family. We invite children and their grownups to join us from home for a live puppet show presented on Zoom. Register below. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. Virtual Summer Reading Programs are free and open to the public and are not recorded. If you register but later find you cannot attend, please remember to cancel your registration to make space for others. Summer Reading is sponsored by the Cambridge Public Library Foundation, Friends of the Cambridge Public Library, East Cambridge Savings Bank, the Massachusetts Library System, the Boston Bruins, and the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.

    • CANCELLED: Affordable Housing Trust

      City Hall, 2nd Floor Ackermann Room, 795 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139

      Affordable Housing Trust Meeting

    • Board of Zoning Appeal Agenda

      Virtual Board of Zoning Appeal Meeting

    • CANCELLED: Pedestrian Committee Meeting

      City Hall Annex, 4th Floor Conference Room, 344 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139

      Regular meeting of the Pedestrian Committee.

    • Commission on Immigrant Rights and Citizenship Meeting

      Online Meeting via Zoom

      The regular meeting of the Commission on Immigrant Rights and Citizenship via zoom

    • Virtual Pajama Storytime

      Online,

      We invite children and their grownups to join us from home for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories, and rhymes to wind down the day. Feel free to wear your favorite cozy pajamas! Caregivers are asked to participate in the program with their children. Plan to join in and sing along! Register below and a Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. Virtual Pajama Story Time is presented by the Cambridge Public Library and the Center for Families. It is free and open to the public and is not recorded. If you register but later find you cannot attend, please remember to cancel your registration to make space for others.

    • Board of Zoning Appeal Continued Agenda

      Virtual Board of Zoning Appeal Meeting

    • CPL CRAFTS: Net Works - Hand Knitting Basketball Nets with Maria Molteni

      Online,

      Local artist Maria Molteni of New Craft Artists in Action (NCAA) will discuss her art practice and craftivist collective's on-going public art project, Net Works, and demonstrate how we can create our own basketball nets through hand knitting! NCAA uses instructions that are holistic and approachable, hoping to empower and inspire a new generation of crafters: all you need to begin your own net is yarn, scissors, and your hands! No needles required! Led by prolific local artist Maria Molteni, The New Craft Artists in Action collective (NCAA) is a “Craftivist collective that addresses public space, collaboration, feminism, and interdisciplinary learning. The collective assembles hand-made basketball nets for abandoned hoops, usually via knit and crochet, to build relationships between artists, athletes, and neighbors." The collective created the project Net Works which included a one-of-a-kind book of net patterns and writings on the influence of craft and athletics in various urban settings: Learn How to Craft Handmade Nets for Empty Basketball Hoops in Your Neighborhood. -- Maria Molteni (she/they) Using grassroots & DIY creative projects as tools, Molteni's work has been replicated internationally by organizers and educators alike. In the last several years she’s worked with hundreds of youth & teens from around Massachusetts and across the US. Together they have realized elaborate museum & public installations that address social justice in the context of community basketball, the global textile industry, ecological social systems like honeybee hives and more. The New Craft Artists in Action collective, which she founded in 2010 have completed numerous local, national and international projects collaborating with collectives Queer Sport, Split (Croatia), Kosmologym (Denmark), The Office of Culture & Design, Manila (Philippines) and the Design Studio for Social Intervention (Boston, MA).

July 2020
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