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  • Tuesday

    May 10

    • The Finance Committee

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

      The Finance Committee

    • Sign Up for English Class (ESOL)

      Community Learning Center 5 Western Ave Cambridge, MA 02138

      Sign up for free English (ESOL) classes and take a placement test. Learn about our programs and the resources that come with being a student at the Cambridge Community Learning Center!

    • Intermediate ESOL Class (Central Square)

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

      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. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • Outdoor Sing-Along (Valente)

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

      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 in the reading garden on the Berkshire Street side of the Valente Branch. In the event of inclement weather, this program will move indoors, where seating is limited. Please call 617-349-4015 for more information.

    • Outdoor Songs and Stories (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Music. Movement. Story. Join your librarians outside for 20 minutes of fun! Children of all ages and their grown-ups. 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.

    • Lunch Break Concert: ALDRA, presented by HipStory

      Kendall/MIT Open Space, 292 Main Street

      Join us for midday jams with ALDRA, presented in collaboration with HipStory.

    • Healthy Aging & Cycling: Power Pedal

      This free 12-week class series is intended to help older adults of all abilities get into bicycling shape!

    • High Beginner ESOL Class (Central Square)

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

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at an high beginner level. No testing is needed. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • Advanced ESOL Class (Central Square)

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

      Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) Class. This class will be taught at an advanced level. No testing is needed. For more information call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • 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.

    • Glowforge 101: Creative Laser Cutting, Pt.1 (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Learn how to cut, engrave, and shape designs from a variety of materials using the Glowforge Pro laser cutter in this 2-day workshop. This series of workshops replaces the previous Glowforge 101 and Glowforge 201 offerings. In part 1 of this course, you will utilize the camera for focusing and scanning your own custom images, properly select materials for your project, and fabricate your first design. In part 2, you will create digital artwork for the Glowforge, and learn file formatting for production. Note: This is a badging course for laser cutting. Signing up for part 1 of this series registers you to participate in part 2 the next day. You will be badged at the end of the part 2 workshop, and are able to reserve the Glowforge Pro for use during designated times. You must complete Hive Safety Training before participating in this program. View The Hive's workshop schedule here.

    • Outdoor Preschool Story Time (Valente)

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

      Join us for twenty to twenty-five minutes of stories and songs for children ages 3 to 5 and their caregivers. This program will be held in the reading garden on the Berkshire Street side of the Valente Branch. In the event of inclement weather, this program will move indoors, where seating is limited. Please call 617-349-4015 for more information.

    • May Water Board

      May Water Board

    • Citizens' Committee on Civic Unity Meeting - May 2022

      Online,

      Citizens' Committee on Civic Unity Meeting for May 2022

    • Parent/Child (Ages 7-10) Book Group (Virtual)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Join us virtually on Zoom for a lively discussion of a great book with special guest, author Elaine Dimopoulos! For ages 7-10 and a parent or caregiver. Both caregiver and child should read the book before the discussion to participate. Registration is required — only one registration is needed per family. For a copy of the book, stop by the Children’s Room after you've registered or call 617-349-4038. This month, we're reading: Turn the Tide by Elaine Dimopoulos (Clarion Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2022). Elaine will join us for the discussion. Need a laptop or hotspot to participate? Call the Library Tech Bar at 617-349-4425, For questions about parent/child book group, please email jroach@cambridgema.gov.

    • Standardized Trash Cart Citywide Meeting

      Join City staff to learn about the upcoming roll out of standardized trash carts. Find out why this program is happening, see examples of carts, ask questions and provide feedback.

    • Knitting Group (Boudreau)

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

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    • Outdoor Family STEAM Night - Sorting and Collecting (O'Neill)

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

      We invite families with elementary school age children to join us outdoors for hands-on activities focused on Science, Technology, Arts, Engineering, and Math. Adults and children will learn and play together! In this workshop, we will explore our local urban ecosystem, collect various artifacts, and find different ways to sort and categorize. In the event of inclement weather, we will hold the program indoors. Please call 617-349-4023 for more information. Thank you to MIT's Public Library Innovation Exchange (PLIX) for creating the The Tangible Ecosystem workshop as part of its Urban Ecology series.

    • Planning Board Meeting

      Online,

      City of Cambridge Planning Board Meeting

    • Exploring Alternative Medicine: Intro to Medical Cannabis

      Online,

      An ever-expanding body of evidence supports the use of cannabis as medicine to relieve symptoms for many chronic health conditions, so why are we just learning about it? Join the Cannabis Nurses at Azalla Education to gain a basic understanding of the Endocannabinoid System (ECS), why cannabis is medicine, and how over 80 years of prohibition have harmed our communities at large, especially BIPOC communities. This session will include a succinct guided meditation and opportunities to have your questions answered following the presentation. About Azalla Education Azalla Education is a women-owned & operated company, founded by practicing Cannabis Nurses Julie Battel CNM, MPH, Caitlin Bernhard MSN, FNP, and Marissa Fratoni BSN, RN, RYT. Azalla Education is a Certified Responsible Vendor Trainer for the Massachusetts Cannabis Industry, fulfilling the compliance training and professional development needs of the burgeoning industry. Learn more at AzallaEducation.com

    • XR Lab 101 (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Extended reality (XR) opens the door to worlds and experiences outside the everyday through virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality equipment. Test drive our Microsoft HoloLens augmented reality glasses, Structure Sensor 3D scanner, Merge headsets, and more. Registration is required. You must complete Hive Safety Training before registering for this workshop.

May 2022
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