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  • Thursday

    August 25

    • Trip to Rockport

      Cambridge Council on Aging 806 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA 02139

      A trip for Older Adults 60 years +. Enjoy a beautiful day to Rockport, MA. Walk around Bearskin Neck. Walk along the beach. Purchase some salt water taffy and fudge!

    • Design Squad Maker: Design Thinking Workshop

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Children ages 8-11 and their families are invited to join us for a hands-on design thinking and engineering workshop. Together, you'll come up with problems that you want to solve, brainstorm solutions, build prototypes, and test them to see how they work. Experience the same steps that engineers use to solve real-world problems. Event starts in the Children's Room at 10 a.m. Staff will assist with library card registration. Children need not provide proof of ID, adults are required to show photo ID and proof of Massachusetts residency to make a library card. Registration is not required but encouraged.

    • Outdoor Songs and Stories (Boudreau)

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

      Put on your dancing shoes and head over for a morning of singing and dancing! We'll sing and move together, and share a story or two. For children of all ages and their grown-ups. In the event of inclement weather, this program will be canceled. Please call 617-349-4017 for more information.

    • Outdoor Story Time (Central Square)

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

      Join us for a half-hour of stories in the plaza outside the Central Square Branch Library, Franklin Street side, weather permitting. We will move indoors in inclement weather. For ages birth-5 with caregivers.

    • Scrabble Hour (Collins)

      Collins Branch, 64 Aberdeen Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138

      Use your B-R-A-I-N (7 points) for a game of Scrabble at the Collins Branch! Bring a friend or get to know new neighbors. Boards will be provided. Players of all levels are welcome. Registration is not required but you are welcome to register if you would like a reminder before the event. With any questions, reach out to Lucy at LFlamm@CambridgeMA.gov or call 617-349-4021.

    • Consumer Advice for Seniors

      806 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139

      Laura Nichols, Executive Director of The Cambridge Consumers’ Council will be at the Cambridge Council on Aging. She will be available to answer any consumer related questions that you may have. 

    • 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.

    • Outdoor Story Time (O'Neill)

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

      We invite children and their grown-ups to join us for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories and rhymes. This program will be held outside the O'Neill Branch Library. In the event of inclement weather, we will hold the program indoors. Please call 617-349-4023 for more information.

    • Fiber Crafts Group - Drop-In Thursdays, 11:30 - 1:00

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

      Bring your project and enjoy the company of other fiber crafters Drop-in with this informal group to work on your craft, get inspired, pick up skills and socialize. Knit, embroider, crochet, spin, mend, cross stitch and more. All crafts are welcome!

    • 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 before registering for this workshop.

    • Summer Reading: Block Party (O'Neill)

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

      Celebrate the end of summer with fun, games, snacks and neighbors old and new! Bring your bicycle for bike-decorating activities and your pet for a pet parade! This event will move inside the Library in the case of inclement weather.

    • Outdoor Story Time (O'Connell)

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

      We invite children and their grown-ups to join us for 20-25 minutes of songs, stories, and rhymes, with a craft to take and make at home, while supplies last. No registration is required. In the event of inclement weather, this event will move indoors. Please call (617) 349-4019 for location and details.

    • Outdoor Story Time (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Join us for 20 minutes of stories, songs and rhymes. For 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.

    • Pedestrian Committee Meeting

      Lechmere Station

      A walking meeting around the North Point and Cambridge Crossing area.

    • Black Business Month Conversation with Black Cambridge Cannabis Entrepreneurs

      Online,

      A discussion with Black entrepreneurs in the local Cambridge cannabis industry.

    • Equipment and Studio Reservations (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      During this reservation period, anyone who has completed Hive training and is badged to use equipment or studio(s) can reserve Hive equipment or studio spaces. Staff will assist participants as they are able.

August 2022
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