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  • Monday

    May 2

    • Free Small Business Energy Assessments

      Central Square

      Schedule a free energy assessment.

    • Outdoor Baby Lapsit (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Just for you and the baby! Enjoy time together with other parents, caregivers and babies to learn, play, and develop language and motor skills. Come prepared to sit outside on the ground one-on-one with your baby in your lap. 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 move indoors, where seating is limited. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • Outdoor Baby Lapsit (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Just for you and the baby! Enjoy time together with other parents, caregivers and babies to learn, play, and develop language and motor skills. Come prepared to sit outside on the ground one-on-one with your baby in your lap. 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 move indoors, where seating is limited. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • Outdoor Sing-Along (O'Neill)

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

      Put on your dancing shoes and head over for a morning of singing and dancing! For children of all ages and their grown-ups. This program will be held outside of the O'Neill Branch Library. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be moved indoors. Please call 617-349-4023 for more information.

    • Wellness for Seniors: Zumba Gold (Virtual)

      Online,

      Put on your dancing shoes to improve flexibility and balance, strengthen muscles and have fun! Certified Zumba Gold instructor Emily B. will lead you through 45 minutes of low-impact and easy-to-follow choreography in your own home through Zoom. Join us! Separate registration is required for each session. This is a virtual event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event.

    • Book Buzz (O'Neill/Virtual)

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

      Join us for great conversation about books and what's going on in the world. Ages 10 and up. Please pick up a copy of this month’s book, The Golden Hour by Niki Smith, beforehand at the O'Neill Branch. This event is onsite at O'Neill, with the option to attend virtually. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event. If you attend virtually and would like to participate in the interactive activity, please have any of the following on hand: -Pipe cleaner and assorted beads OR -Popsicle sticks, glue or string, and markers OR -Any art/craft supplies Need a laptop or hotspot to participate? Call the O'Neill Branch at 617-349-4023. For questions about Book Buzz, please email chendricks@cambridgema.gov.

    • STEAM Academy: Innovators for Purpose (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Innovators for Purpose (iFp) Studio is a teen-powered design and innovation program where teens channel their energy and creative vision to imagine and build a better world. Blending art, design, science, technology, and storytelling within a social justice framework, teens engage in real-world client-sponsored projects. Innovators for Purpose (iFp) is a Cambridge-based nonprofit that inspires high-potential, diverse young people to discover their passions, develop innovative mindsets and cultivate marketable skills to solve problems they care most about. Summer Studio teens are funded in part through the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program. The Cambridge Public Library STEAM Academy is part of Cambridge STEAM Initiative's efforts to enhance and expand students’ access to quality STEAM learning experiences. Made possible by generous support from the Eric and Jane Nord Family Fund and Verizon.

    • Zing Laser Cutting 101 (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Learn how to use our Epilog Zing—an industry-standard laser cutting machine. Complete this workshop to earn a badge for the Zing laser cutter. With a badge, you can reserve the Epilog Zing to use on our equipment booking page at designated times. Note: The Epilog Zing laser cutter and Glowforge laser cutter require separate trainings. You must participate in the Glowforge workshop in order to operate our Glowforge Pro laser cutter. You must complete Hive Safety Training before registering for this workshop.

    • [Rescheduled to May 3] Our Parks, Our Plan: Pop Up Event

      Hoyt Field, 12 Gilmore St, Cambridge, MA, 02139

      One in a series of outdoor pop-up events to discuss your visions for the future of our parks and open spaces, as part of Our Parks, Our Plan, a citywide open space plan update.

    • STEAM Academy: iFp Labs (Main)

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

      Innovators for Purpose (iFp) Studio is a teen-powered design and innovation program where teens channel their energy and creative vision to imagine and build a better world. Blending art, design, science, technology and storytelling within a social justice framework, teens engage in real-world client-sponsored projects. Innovators for Purpose (iFp) is a Cambridge-based nonprofit that inspires high-potential, diverse young people to discover their passions, develop innovative mindsets and cultivate marketable skills to solve problems they care most about. Summer Studio teens are funded in part through the Mayor's Summer Youth Employment Program. The Cambridge Public Library STEAM Academy is part of Cambridge STEAM Initiative's efforts to enhance and expand students’ access to quality STEAM learning experiences. Made possible by generous support from the Eric and Jane Nord Family Fund and Verizon.

    • CANCELLED: The Port Infrastructure Improvement Project Pop-Up Event

      Pisani Center - 131 Washington St. Outside in the Courtyard

      CANCELLED DUE TO RAIN: Join City staff to learn more about the Port Infrastructure Improvement Project, find out about next steps, and share your feedback about street improvements.

    • Small Business Office Hours at ISD

      Lombardi Building, 831 Massachusetts Ave.

      Join City staff from Community Development and Inspectional Services Departments for assistance in starting and growing your business in Cambridge

    • Regular City Council Meeting

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

      Regular City Council Meeting

    • Water Treatment Plant Tour

      Walter J. Sullivan Water Treatment Facility, 250 Fresh Pond Pkwy., Cambridge, MA 02138

      Tours of the Cambridge Water Department are open and free to the public, held April through November

    • Lamp x the CPL Present: A Book Club Walks Into a Bar (Lamplighter)

      You’re invited to our May brewery book club, where Lamplighter and the Cambridge Public Library team up to highlight contemporary works from marginalized voices while having a beer. This month, we’ll read The Startup Wife by Tahmima Anam. We’ll gather in the Lamplighter back taproom to discuss the book, what we learned from it, what we found ourselves touched by, and all other thoughts. Register here: https://lamplighterbrewing.com/event/may-book-club/

May 2022
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