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  • Tuesday

    November 23

    • Intermediate ESOL Class (Central Square)

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

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages Class. This class will be taught at an intermediate level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. The is an in-person class. Please register below. Intermediate 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.

    • Outdoor Story Time (Valente)

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

      We invite children and their grown-ups to join us for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories and rhymes. This program will be held in the Reading Garden on Berkshire Street. In the event of inclement weather, the program will be canceled. Please call 617-349-4015 for more information.

    • Beginner ESOL Class (Virtual)

      Online,

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at a high beginner level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. This is a virtual event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • [CLASS FULL] Tech Goes Home (Main)

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

      Basic Computer Classes for Beginners Do you want to learn typing and mouse skills? Do you want to learn how to set up an email account? Do you want to learn how to do online job search? Do you want to learn word processing, online browsing, maps? Learn all this, and more in our free Tech Goes Home classes. When: Tuesdays, 2 pm – 4 pm, October 12 - November 30, 2021 Meeting dates: October 12, 19, 26, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, December 7, 14 Program Commitment: 15 hours. Participants must register and commit to attending all sessions. Registration is now closed. After completion of the program, participants have the option of receiving a free Chromebook and internet access for one year.

    • Intermediate ESOL Class (Virtual)

      Online,

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at an intermediate level. No testing is needed, but registration is required. This is a virtual event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • Election Commission

      Online,

      Regular Meeting

    • Sewing 101 (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      In this 90-minute class, you’ll learn the basics of sewing machine operation and safety. This session will cover machine setup, basic functions, threading the machine, reloading the bobbin, sewing straight stitches, and recognizing when stitch tension has gone awry. We’ll also cover some safety best practices when operating a sewing machine. As we learn together, we’ll work on a simple sewing project—a drawstring bag—which most students will be able to complete by the end of the class. You must complete Hive Safety Training or Hive Safety Training & Glowforge 101 before registering for this workshop.

    • Outdoor Story Time (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      We invite children and their grown-ups to join us for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories and rhymes. This program will be held in Joan Lorentz Park on the lawn outside the Main Library. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be canceled. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • Special Board meeting of the Cambridge Housing Authority

      REMOTE MEETING

      Special Board meeting of the Cambridge Housing Authority

    • CANCELLED - Planning Board Meeting

      Online,

      City of Cambridge Planning Board Meeting

    • ASL Basics for Beginners (Part 2) (Virtual)

      Online,

      SIGNING Basics, LLC is returning to the Cambridge Public Library via Virtual Zoom classes! A live sign language instructor will teach you additional signing phrases that will complement the phrases and signs learned in ASL Basics for Beginners Part 1. You will learn to sign phrases such as: Hello, how are you? Hello, What’s up? And responses – I fine, so so okay, tired or sick… Times of the day; Morning, Afternoon, Evening, Today, Tomorrow, Yesterday… Places that you GO TO – Vacation, school, college, weddings, parties, gym… Ask when and what a person will do – Tomorrow, you do what? And responses – OH, I SEE, Nice, Sorry… Learn how to form additional ASL Sentences that brings together the signs you learn during the course. This course is taught in 4 - 45 Minutes Virtual Zoom sessions with a live ASL Instructor, and class handouts are included. Additionally, you will have supporting videos of instructors signing the vocabulary you learn during class. A recurring Zoom link shall be sent to you on the first day of class. Please note, you are expected to attend all four sessions. Please register to reserve your spot (space is limited)! Happy Signing!

    • Great Books Book Group (Virtual)

      Online,

      November 23rd selection: John Milton, "Lycidas" and selections from Paradise Lost. Reading Interests: We concentrate on Great Books in the following areas: a long novel over the summer, two sections of poetry and short stories, a book of the Bible, a Shakespeare play, an ancient and modern drama, a work of science, a smaller work of fiction, an even smaller work of fiction, and a rotating mix of politics, philosophy, and religion. Authors read in the past five years include Dickens, Keats and Yeats, O'Connor and Munro, Ecclesiastes, Sophocles and August Wilson, Darwin, Austen, Duras, The Federalist Papers, and Arendt. How to get the print book: Copies of the selected poems are set aside at the Main Library. Visit the Main Library at 449 Broadway during current service hours and a staff member can help you get a copy. How to register: Registration is required. Click the registration link below to register. This is a virtual event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event. For more information, contact Drew Griffin (dgriffin@cambridgema.gov)

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