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Agassiz Baldwin Community & Maud Morgan Arts are closed today, Feb 19, in observance of Presidents Day or, as it used to be known, Washington's Birthday. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Washington%27s_Birthday
Check out the new Maud Morgan Arts blog! We're SUPER excited out it. This new (to us) platform will give us a chance to showcase what's going on in and around the art center. First up, a teacher profile of Cicely Carew: https://maudmorganarts.wordpress.com/2018/02/13/teacher-feature-cicely-carew/
Sighted: Sacramento St. Preschool students at the mailbox at the corner of Sacramento St. & Mass. Ave. Do you think they were mailing valentines? ❤️ #CambMA
WHAT TIME IS IT?! It's Hip Hop Fest time! Come to our event on Thurs, Feb 22, 2-3 PM to hear the freshest beats and be AMAZED by the talent on stage at our 22nd Annual festival of hip hop-inspired music and dance for school-age children. http://agassiz.org/2018/02/22nd-annual-hiphopfest/
WHERE: LWN Drop-In Computer Lounge, 1651 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge
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Spoil the one you love with a special dinner for two, a romantic love story, an engaging performance or a sweet treat, while taking in the picturesque sights of Harvard Square!
Lovin' the Square Valentine's Day Specials in Harvard Square.
Plenty of options for your sweet one in Harvard Square!
Did anyone else notice the abutters-only sandbox on Shepard Street that appeared recently? 😄😄😄 #CambMA #joking #streetconstruction
The February Agassiz Neighborhood Council meeting has been canceled. Please join us in March on Tuesday the 13th at 7:30 PM. In the meantime, is there something you're aware of in the community that we should know about? An attribute or something challenging? Tell us!
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Photo by Denise Jillson
Impart, a new series by artist Bill Porter, is coming to the Chandler Gallery - http://agassiz.org/2018/02/bill_porter_chandler_galery/
Not too chilly for the 10th Annual ‘Some Like it Hot’ Chili Cook-off in the heart of Harvard Square!
The other big event this weekend, the 10th Annual Some Like it Hot Chili Cook-off in Harvard Square! Saturday, 1-2:30pm Go Pats! http://www.harvardsquare.com/events/10th-annual-%E2%80%9Csome-it-hot%E2%80%9D-chili-cook
Hear Word! Naija Woman Talk True, written by Ifeoma Fafunwa and others. Directed by Ifeoma Fafunwa. Staged by American Repertory Theater, Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle St., Cambridge, MA, through February 11.
Share your story as part of the People’s State of the Union on Sunday, February 4, 2-4 PM. www.usdac.us/psotu http://bit.ly/psotu_agassiz_lesley_2018 @usartsdept #PSOTU2018
The illustrious 10th Annual “Some Like it Hot” Chili Cook-off returns to Harvard Square on Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 – a precursor to the Super Bowl! Join us for this festive, fun and FREE outdoor event!
At the Special Exhibitions Gallery, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA, February 9 through June 3
HEAR WORD! Naija Woman Talk True. Written and directed by Ifeoma Fafunwa. Staged by the American Repertory Theater at the Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA, through February 11.This article has 12 other Boston locations (Show)
At the Fenway Gallery, Isabelle Stewart Gardner Museum, 25 Evans Way, Boston, MA, through September 10
Winter Panto, written and performed by Matthew Woods & The Ensemble. Directed by Woods. Staged by imaginary beasts at the Charlestown Working Theater, 442 Bunker Hill Street, Charlestown, MA, through February 4.
Shakespeare in Love, Based on the screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard. Adapted for the stage by Lee Hall. Directed by Scott Edmiston. Staged by SpeakEasy Stage at the Calderwood Pavilion at the Boston Center for the Arts, 527 Tremont Street, Boston, MA, through February 10.
Road Show, Music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim. Book by John Weidman Directed by Spiro Veloudos.Co-directed and choreographed by Ilyse Robbins. Music direction by Jonathan Goldberg. Staged by the Lyric Stage Company of Boston, 140 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA, through February 11.
The Skin of Our Teeth by Thornton Wilder. Directed by Josh Short. Music direction by Matt Requintina. Staged by The Wilbury Theatre Group at 40 Sonoma Court, Olneyville, Rhode Island, through February 4.
An Education in Prudence by Stefan Lanfer. Directed by Pascale Florestal. Staged by the Open Theatre Project at St. John’s Church, 1 Roanoke Avenue, Jamaica Plain, MA, February 9 through 24.
Nomad Americana by Kira Rockwell. Directed by Damon Krometis. Staged by Fresh Ink at the Boston Playwrights’ Theatre, 949 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA, February 2 through 17.
...Bard and the human spirit, in the mode of Shakespeare in Love, perhaps. “Set in 1942 Providence, the play follows the women of the fictional Oberon Playhouse, who endeavor to continue with...
At the Emmanuel Church/Lindsey Chapel, 15 Newbury Street, Boston, MA
At S. Stephen’s Church 114 George Street, Providence, RI
At the First Lutheran Church of Boston, 299 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA
At Brown Hall/New England Conservatory, 30 Gainsborough Street, Boston, MA
Enjoyed this charming new podcast by City Councillor Sumbul Siddiqui & Councillor Alanna Mallon: Women Are Here. You can read about the new proposed affordable housing they mentioned in our community newsletter,The Whistler. Also, we appreciate their shout-out to Maud Morgan Visual Arts Center http://www.podcasts.com/alanna-mallon-and-sumbul-siddiqui-35040b6bf/episode/Women-Are-Here-Episode-1-1-24-2018-ab8d
It’s been a challenging year: what stories do you think need telling? Join the People’s State of the Union, hosted by Agassiz Neighborhood Council & Lesley University College of Art + Design http://agassiz.org/2018/01/psotu_2018/ #PSOTU2018 To help us plan our event, please sign up NOW via our Facebook Event page. Thanks!
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