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  • Wednesday

    May 19

    • City of Cambridge and De Novo Immigration Legal Screening Virtual Clinics

      This FREE monthly clinic offers participants a consultation with an immigration attorney and the chance to learn more about how immigration law affects them and their families.

    • Tango Flamenco Spring Workshop

      Online,

      Seniors, join our Virtual Flamenco 8-week workshop focusing on the Tango dance.

    • Virtual Baby Lapsit

      Online,

      Just for you and the baby! Enjoy time together with other parents, caregivers, and babies to learn, play, and develop language and motor skills in this six-week series, Wednesdays at 10 a.m. April 21 - May 26. Pre-walking children and their caregivers. Come prepared to sit one-on-one with your pre-walking baby in your lap. Register below at any point during the six-week series. Registering will sign you up for all remaining sessions in the series. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. Virtual Baby Lapsit 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.

    • Materials Return (Boudreau)

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

      We are now accepting returns of any Minuteman Library Network materials at the Boudreau Branch, generally on Mondays, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and Wednesdays, 11 a.m.–5:30 p.m. 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.

    • 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.

    • 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.

    • Speak On It: A Virtual Social Justice Workshop for Tweens & Teens

      Zahirah Nur Truth of ZNT Arts guest artist will facilitate a 2-hour virtual workshop on Social Justice that honors identity creative expression as a tool to empower young people to speak up against injustice in our communities and the world around us. We will use text art inspired by artists and reflect on recent injustices to inspire the use of one's own voices to create mini protest signs/banners. We will use art making techniques related to comics and more. We invite tweens and teens to join us for this 2-hour virtual workshop. Register below. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one hour before the program begins. Space is limited. If you register but later find you cannot attend, please remember to cancel your registration to make space for others. Supply List: Multi-colored cardstock, black sharpie or black marker, tape (masking or clear), pencil, eraser, metallic markers Suggested Resource List: Generation Brave: the Gen Z Kids Who are Changing the World by Kate Alexander. Illustrated by Jade Orlando. (Andrew McMeel Publishing, 2020). Graffiti School: A Student Guide with Teacher's Manual by Chris Ganter. (Thames & Hudson, 2013) Into the Streets: A Young Person's Visual History of Protest in the United States by Marke Bieschke. (Zest Books, 2020) Sharpie® Art Workshop: Techniques & Ideas for Transforming Your World by Timothy Goodman. (Rockport Publishers, 2015) This program is part of our week-long series, Standing Up Together: An Anti-Racism & Social Justice Series for Young People & Their Families. Funding for this series has generously been provided by the Cambridge Public Library Foundation.

    • Bicycle Committee Meeting

      Virtual

      Regular Meeting of the Bicycle Committee.

    • Perspectives Book Group

      Online,

      May book selection: Hood Feminism: Notes from the Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall Reading interests: We read and discuss books written from diverse perspectives. Most selections are contemporary non-fiction and memoirs. Past selections have included Black is the Body by Emily Bernard, The Good Immigrant edited by Nikesh Shukla and Thick: And Other Essays by Tressie McMillan Cottom. How to get the print book: Vist the Valente Branch Library to check out a copy of the book. How to get the e-book or digital audiobook: This month’s book is available as an e-book and audiobook through OverDrive or the Libby app. How to register: Registration is required. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 day before the event, and again 1 hour before the event. Register here. For more information, contact Maria Rolsal (mrolsal@cambridgema.gov).

    • 35 Cherry Street Community Meeting

      Zoom meeting

      Join your neighbors at a virtual community meeting to discuss the future of 35 Cherry Street.

    • Career Skills: Common Interview Questions & Scenarios

      Online,

      The online Career Skills workshop series, presented by employment specialist Gary Gekow, will cover the fundamentals of job search strategies, from writing a strong resume to preparing for a virtual job interview. Attend any or all of the workshops. Separate registration (see below) is required for each workshop. A Zoom link will be sent to you one hour before the workshop begins. Wednesday, February 17: Resume Writing Wednesday, March 17: Online Job Searches and & Resume Submission Wednesday, April 21: Importance of Using LinkedIn Wednesday, May 19: Common Interview Workshop Questions & Scenarios Wednesday, June 16: Preparing for a Successful Virtual Interview Gary Gekow has over 30 years of employment consulting and recruiting experience in the Boston marketplace. He works with individuals throughout New England, assisting them with job search strategies. This includes resume writing, cover/thank you letter writing, interviewing skills, transitioning into new careers, salary and benefits negotiation, and online job searches.

    • COVID-19 Vaccine Information in Haitian Creole

      Online,

      Nou envite ou nan yon sesyon enfòmasyon konsènan vaksen COVID-19 yo. Nou gen on ekip panelis pou pale sou kesyon moun genyen souvan konsènan vaksen yo, tankou sekirite ak efikasite lejann yo, epi yo pral pataje dènye enfòmasyon ki pi ajou yo konsènan kimoun ki kalifye pou pran vaksen yo ak koman pou pran yon randevou. Patisipan yo pral gen posibilite pou poze kesyon tou. Panelis yo se Sonnly Ribourg, PA , Jean Bernard Jeune, Dominique Jean, RN., BSN. Yo ap reponn tout kesyon an kreyol pou tout moun ka konprann. Fok ou rejistre pou ou patisipe. Le'w fini rejistre, nap voye a link zoom 24èdtan anvan nou komanse. Si ou paka vini, ou byen si ou paka rete tout tan an, nap anrejistre evènman pou pèmèt moun ka gade li apre; se sèlman panelis yo ki pral parèt nan videyo pandan nou ap swiv enfòmasyon sou Zoom. Men Panelis yo: Sonnly Ribourg se yon Doktè-Adjwen ki ap pratike lamedsin nan CHA Malden Family Medicine Center depi 6zan edmi. Li te antre nan CHA aprè li te pran diplòm li nan Mass College of Pharmacy and Health Services University an 2014. Li fèt epi yo grandi ann Ayiti epi pasyon li swe swen sante prevantif. Jean Bernard Jeune se kowòdonatè Sèvis Ayisyen Cambridge la pou Depatman Sèvis Imen yo nan Sant Milti-Sèvis la, yon òganizasyon ki sèvi de lyezon pou ede moun ki fenk rive yo konprann fason pou viv Ozetazini ak sistèm prestasyon sèvis la. Jean itilize eksperyans nan travay li ak yon atitid pozitiv pou ede kliyan li yo amelyore lavi yo epi patisipe nan pwòp kominote yo. Li gradye nan UMass/Boston ak yon diplom nan Sèvis Imen/Planifikasyon epi li te pran Metriz li nan Lasell University. Dominique Jean, RN, BSN, se yon Enfimyè Sante nan Lekòl ki travay pou Depatman Sante Piblik Cambridge la. Pandan evolisyon pandemi a, li te patisipe tou antanke Responsab Retrasaj Kontak Kominotè pou COVID-19 epi li se yon resous pou prevansyon COVID-19 onivo lekòl la kote li ensiste sou tès siveyans pou pwofesè ak pèsonèl administratif la; tès angwoup pou elèv yo; epi tès COVID-19 pou elèv yo ki gen sentom. Dominique se yon Minis Piblik Òdone nan legliz; nan kapasite sa a, l ap travay pou ogmante konsyantizasyon sou enpòtans vaksinasyon kont COVID-19 pami lidèlegliz ak gwoup konfesyonèl yo.

    • Finance Committee

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

      Finance Committee

    • O'Connell Branch Virtual Book Group

      Online,

      May book selection: The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates Reading Interests: We read mostly contemporary Fiction and Non-Fiction, with forays into older works and classics. Past selections include: Circe by Madeline Miller, Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens, Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler, Moment of Lift by Melinda Gates, and The Autobiography of Malcom X, as told to Alex Haley How to get the print book: Contactless holds pickup has been suspended through January 18. See the instructions below for accessing the book online. How to get the e-book or digital audiobook: This month’s book is available as an e-book and digital audiobook through OverDrive or the Libby app. How to register: Registration is required. Click the registration link below to register. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 day before the event, and again 1 hour before the event. For more information, contact Ingrid Nowak, inowak@cambridgema.gov

    • Google Drawings 101: Sticker Design

      Online,

      Interested in making your own vinyl stickers? Learn the fundamentals of using Google Drawing to design and edit images for customized stickers. You'll also be introduced to our in-house vinyl cutter machine. Participants who wish may share a completed design file to be made into a sticker in The Hive. Patrons can arrange to collect their finished stickers at Contactless Pickup. Google Drawing is a free web-based application. Basic computer skills are necessary for this course. Computing devices are available for reservation at Contactless Pickup: Takeout Technology. Register below. Zoom link will be sent to registrants one hour before the program begins.

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