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City Calendar

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  • Monday

    October 24

    • Morning Market: The Work of Women an Exhibition by Lori Lander

      "Morning Market: The Work of Women," by Cambridge atist Lori Lander, is a celebration of women at work in daily markets across several continents. This exhibition of 12 oil paintings will be will be on display at the Main Library, from October 15 through November 15. The opening reception will take place on Thursday, October 20, from 4-6 p.m. in the Community Room. Lander will give a lecture on Monday, November 7, from 5-6 p.m., in the Lecture Hall. Community members can engage with Landers' work at the Library during the dates and times listed here: Morning Market Viewing Times Cambridge Public Library 2022 - Google Docs.

    • Baby Lapsit (Main)

      Main Library, Rey Room, 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. Recommended for 0 to 12 months. Come prepared to sit on the floor one-on-one with your baby in your lap. This program can accommodate 15 babies and their caregivers. Tickets are available on a first come, first served basis on the day of the program. The entire party must be present to receive a ticket. This program starts promptly. Unclaimed seats will be offered to someone waiting. We appreciate your patience and understanding. Please call 617-349-4038 for more information.

    • Creative Aging: Visual Life History (Main)

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

      Cambridge Public Library's Creative Aging series offers adults 55+ opportunities to learn new skills and to further develop the library as a center for lifelong learning. It will additionally provide participants a chance to make new connections with other community members. Learn the basics of life history interviewing and turn these into beautiful works of art to reflect the lives of our fellow community members using clay, journaling, collage and mixed media. The 8-week course will occur every Monday,10am - noon, starting October 17 through December 5. This will be an in-person program at the Main Library. Space is limited to 20 participants. Due to the popularity and to gain the most out of this program, we expect all participants to commit to all sessions in this 8-week course. Registration opens September 26, 2022 Sponsored by the Cambridge Public Library Foundation

    • Fresh Pond Nature Walk (Collins)

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

      Join us for a 45-minute relaxing walk of Fresh Pond with Park Ranger Tim Puopolo! No two weeks are the same in nature, and Tim will share his insights about what's growing, changing, and blooming in the neighborhood. The walk will meet in the courtyard of the Collins Branch (64 Aberdeen Ave.) and leave together towards the pond at 10:15am. For more information or with any questions, please contact Lucy at LFlamm@CambridgeMA.gov.

    • [CLASS FULL] Tech Goes Home (Main)

      Main Library, 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: Mondays, 10:30am - 12pm, October 3 - December 12, 2022 (no class October 10) Meeting dates: October 3, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 14, 21, 28, December 5, 12 Program Commitment: 15 hours. Participants must register and commit to attending all sessions. After completion of the program, participants have the option of receiving a free Chromebook and internet access for one year.

    • CANCELLED 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.

    • 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.

    • Wellness for Seniors: Low Impact Fitness (Virtual)

      Online,

      This class is designed for adults 55+ of all levels to strengthen the muscles, the heart and the brain--all while having fun and moving to great music! Come as you are and take everything at your own pace. You will feel the benefits in mind and body! Registration for each session is required. This is a virtual event. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants 1 hour before the event.

    • Dancing For Balance - Cancelled

      North Cambridge Senior Center, 2050 Mass. Ave,, Cambridge, MA 02140

      Seniors come and learn basic steps and movements aimed at improving balance.

    • Vinyl Cutting 101 (Main)

      Main Library, 449 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02138

      Would you like to make your own vinyl signs, stickers, or images to transfer to T-shirts and other textiles? In this workshop, you can learn how to use our Roland Camm-1 GS-24 vinyl cutter. You can then design a sticker and cut it with our vinyl cutter! Registration is required. You must complete Hive Safety Training before registering for this workshop.

    • Avon Hill NCD Commission Meeting - CANCELLED

      Online,

      CANCELLED - Avon Hill NCD Commission Meeting

    • Regular City Council Meeting

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

      Regular City Council Meeting

    • Affordable Housing Information Session

      Virtual Affordable Housing Information Session

    • Fall ESOL Class (Valente)

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

      Location: Valente Branch 826 Cambridge St. Cambridge Join us for an English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) class this fall! This class will be taught at a beginner level. No testing is needed. Everyone is welcome. For more information, call Maria Balestrieri at 617-349-4013.

    • Genre Journey Book Group (Main/Virtual)

      This month's theme: Horror This month's book: My Heart Is a Chainsaw by Stephen Graham Jones Reading Interests: The group concentrates on fiction and popular nonfiction centered on a monthly theme. Come each month for the whole journey or pick and choose your favorites! Themes will include page-to-screen, romance, and travelogue. How to get the print book: Copies of the print book are set aside at the Main Library. Visit the Main Library Q&A Desk at 449 Broadway during service hours and a staff member can help you check out a copy. How to get the e-book or digital audiobook: This month’s book is available on Libby. How to register: Click the registration link below to register. A Zoom link will be sent to all registered virtual participants 1 hour before the event. For more information, contact Eileen Fontenot at efontenot@cambridgema.gov.

    • POSTPONED - Patricia Thaxton Exhibition Reception

      'Patricia Thaxton: The Beauty of Everyday Living' at Cambridge Arts’ Gallery 344, Oct. 24 to Feb 28

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