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  • Thursday

    April 22

    • Materials Returns (O'Connell)

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

      We are now accepting returns of any Minuteman Library Network materials at the O'Connell Branch, generally Tuesdays and Fridays, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Leave your items in the Book Drop, located near the entrance to the parking lot on Thorndike Street. It may take up to one week for items to be removed from your card. During the COVID-19 crisis, no overdue fines are being charged on any materials checked out of Cambridge Public Library locations. You may also return any Minuteman Library Network materials via the Main Library outside book drop (available 24/7). We are also offering limited return hours at other branch locations, subject to scheduling changes. Please check the library calendar or call the Main Library at 617-349-4040 for up-to-date information on return hours at all locations.

    • Materials Return (O'Neill)

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

      We are now accepting returns of any Minuteman Library Network materials during our contactless pickup hours. Leave your items in the large basket outside the door. For your health and safety, please do not touch any other items in the returns basket. It may take up to one week for items to be removed from your card. During the COVID-19 crisis, no overdue fines are being charged on any materials checked out of Cambridge Public Library locations. You may also return any Minuteman Library Network materials via the Main Library outside book drop (available 24/7). We are also offering limited return hours at other branch locations, subject to scheduling changes. Please check the library calendar or call the Main Library at 617-349-4040 for up-to-date information on return hours at all locations.

    • 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.

    • Virtual Intro ESOL Class

      Online,

      Join us for a Virtual ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Class conducted by Zoom. This class will be taught at an introductory level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. Register below. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. Virtual 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.

    • Healthy Aging and Cycling: Power Pedal

      Online,

      A virtual fitness workshop series to help older adults get into bicycling shape.

    • Materials Return (Central)

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

      We are now accepting returns of any Minuteman Library Network materials during our contactless pickup hours. Leave your items in the large basket outside the Franklin St entrance. For your health and safety, please do not touch any other items in the returns basket. It may take up to one week for items to be removed from your card. During the COVID-19 crisis, no overdue fines are being charged on any materials checked out of Cambridge Public Library locations. You may also return any Minuteman Library Network materials via the Main Library outside book drop (available 24/7). We are also offering limited return hours at other branch locations, subject to scheduling changes. Please check the library calendar or call the Main Library at 617-349-4040 for up-to-date information on return hours at all locations.

    • Virtual Beginner ESOL Class

      Online,

      Join us for a Virtual ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Class conducted by Zoom. This class will be taught at a high beginner level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. Register below. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. Virtual 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.

    • Dancing for Balance

      Online,

      Seniors, join our online dance class to help improve balance.

    • Vacation Week Program: Stopping Time with Castle of Our Skins

      Online,

      The blues is an integral part of the American musical legacy. Join Castle of our Skins for Stopping Time, an hour-long program for children to explore the relationship between blues and poetry. Through listening, writing and performing, participants are transformed by the legacy of blues musicians like Muddy Waters, Willie Dixon and Coco Taylor. Register below. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. This vacation week program 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.

    • Gentle Mat Yoga

      Online,

      Seniors, join our gently mat yoga for all levels.

    • New England Aquarium Virtual Visit

      Online,

      Seniors, join us for the New England Aquarium Virtual Harbor Seal Encounter.

    • Virtual Intermediate ESOL Class

      Online,

      Join us for a Virtual ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Class conducted by Zoom. This class will be taught at an intermediate level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. Register below. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. Intermediate Virtual 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.

    • Celebrating Earth Day Along the Charles River

      Join CDD staff, Glocal Challenge participants, and Charles River Conservancy representatives to talk about engagement along the Charles River at the Sasaki Foundation Earth Day event.

    • Commission on Immigrant Rights and Citizenship Meeting

      Online,

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

    • DHSP Family Engagement Night

      Online,

      Join DHSP for a Virtual Family Engagement Night.

    • LGBTQ+ Commission Virtual Meeting

      Virtual Meeting via Zoom Platform

      The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Plus (LGBTQ+) Commission’s mission is to advocate for a culture of respect and to monitor progress toward equality of all persons with regard to sexual orientation and gender identity. The Commission also promotes policies and practices that have a positive effect on the health, welfare and safety of persons who live, visit or work in the City of Cambridge with regard to sexual orientation, and gender identity and expression.

    • Board of Zoning Appeal Agenda

      Virtual Board of Zoning Appeal Meeting

    • BUT ALSO HOPE: A Poetry Reading with Yanyi, Shira Erlichman, & Asiya Wadud

      Online,

      Join us for this special virtual event in honor of National Poetry Month! BUT ALSO HOPE features three outstanding poets, reading from their latest work: Shira Erlichman (Odes to Lithium), Yanyi (The Year of Blue Water) and Asiya Wadud (No Knowledge Is Complete Until It Passes Through My Body). These poets bravely acknowledge personal difficulties while demonstrating a powerful sense of hope, each in their own beautiful, original way. Asiya Wadud is the author of Crosslight for Youngbird, day pulls down the sky/ a filament in gold leaf (written with Okwui Okpokwasili), Syncope and No Knowledge Is Complete Until It Passes Through My Body (Nightboat Books, 2021). Asiya’s work has been supported by the Foundation Jan Michalski, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Brooklyn Poets, Dickinson House, and the New York Public Library, among others. Yanyi is a writer and critic. He is the author of Dream of the Divided Field (One World Random House, forthcoming 2022) and The Year of Blue Water (Yale University Press 2019), winner of the 2018 Yale Series of Younger Poets Prize. He is the recipient of fellowships from Asian American Writers’ Workshop and Poets House. Born in Israel, now living in Brooklyn, Shira Erlichman's poems explore recovery – of language,of home, of mind. Her poetry book Odes to Lithium centers around her experiences with mental illness. She has been awarded the Audre Lorde Award for Lesbian Poetry, the James Merrill Fellowship by the Vermont Studio Center, a residency at The Millay Colony, among others. ​

    • Virtual Family STEAM Night: Art Machines

      Online,

      Design a system of moving parts to bring your mechanical grabbing machine to life! We will explore simple machines and forces through hands-on making. Caregivers are encouraged to engage in hands-on making activity with their children. The Zoom link to this virtual event will be emailed to registered participants one hour before its start time. Materials will be available for pick-up at the following locations: 4/17-4/22 Main Library 4/20-4/22 Central Square Branch 4/20 Valente Branch 4/21 O'Neill Branch Please use the following form to indicate where you would like to pick up your materials for this event: https://forms.gle/Pct1aHtP2XTocNXQ9

    • April 22, 2021 Board of Zoning Appeal Continued Cases Agenda

      Virtual Board of Zoning Appeal Meeting

    • Virtual Family Concert: Canta Canta with Maura Mendoza!

      Online,

      Join the Center for Families with your young children for an evening of music and dancing.

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