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  • Thursday

    August 19

    • Canceled Board of Assessors Public Meeting

      Online,

      Canceled Board of Assessors Public Meeting

    • Pole and Conduit Commission Public Meeting

      Online,

      Thursday, August 19, 2021

    • Summer StoryWalk Series

      Can you find the StoryWalks? A StoryWalk is a children's book hung page by page around a park in Cambridge where families can read, walk, and talk together. Find the 8 StoryWalks in Cambridge parks!

    • Intro ESOL Class (Virtual)

      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.

    • Beginner ESOL Class (Virtual)

      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.

    • Computer Access for Seniors

      Cambridge Council on Aging 806 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139

      Want to surf the web, check email, or stay connected using social media?

    • Meditation for Seniors

      Cambridge Council on Aging 806 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139

      A seated, mindfulness meditation class for older adults, 60 years of age or older.

    • Hive Safety Training and Glowforge 101

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Are you interested in using The Hive? In this workshop you will learn about our makerspace, how to utilize the resources we offer and how to keep safe in The Hive. You will also create your Hive badge ID using our Glowforge laser cutter and learn how to utilize this piece of equipment to cut and engrave your own creations. Find out what you need to get started as a maker in The Hive here. Completion of Hive Safety Training is the entry point to making, innovating, and collaborating in this space. Makers must also sign The Hive User Agreement and Waivers.

    • Summer Reading: Puzzle Your Brain (Valente)

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

      Use your detective skills to have fun solving mini-mysteries and riddles together! Recommended for children ages 8 and up and their caregivers. This program will take place outdoors at the Valente Branch Library. In the event of rain, this program will move indoors. Please call 617-349-4015 for more information.

    • Intermediate ESOL Class (Virtual)

      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.

    • Online Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Program Information Sessions

      Learn about the free Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Training Program for adult English language learners! Join an online information session this summer. The program starts in September.

    • Glowforge 201

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      You have learned the basics of our Glowforge Pro and are ready to level up! Learn how to properly select materials for your project, optimize artwork and file format, utilize the camera for focusing and scanning, and generally maintain the machine. Completion of this workshop earns you a badge for the Glowforge laser cutter. As a badged maker, you are able to reserve the Glowforge Pro for use on our equipment booking page during designated times. Note: Participation in the separate Zing 101 workshop is required to operate our Epilog Zing laser cutter. You must complete Hive Safety Training & Glowforge 101 before participating in this program. View The Hive's workshop schedule here.

    • Board of Zoning Appeal Agenda

      Virtual Board of Zoning Appeal Meeting

    • O'Connell Branch Book Group

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

      August selection: The Empathy Diaries by Sherry Turkle 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, The Autobiography of Malcom X, as told to Alex Haley, Parable of the Sower by Octavia Butler, Nala's World by Dean Nicholson, and The Water Dancer by Ta-Nehisi Coates. How to get the print book: Copies of the print book are set aside at the O'Connell Branch. Visit during open hours and a staff member can help you check out a copy. O'Connell Branch Hours How to get the e-book or digital audiobook: This month’s book is available as an e-book and digital audiobook through Overdrive / Libby How to register: This event is onsite at the O'Connell Branch Library, with a virtual component. You can register for the virtual meeting prior to 6:30 Thursday by clicking on the Registration link below. For more information contact Ingrid Nowak - inowak@cambridgema.gov

August 2021
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