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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
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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/
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The newest addition has decided on Cambridge’s Porter Square for its future home, bringing even more ramen (and sushi, too) to the neighborhood. One Ramen & Sushi will open at 1759 Massachusetts Ave., next door to The Abbey, according to Boston Restaurant Talk.
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The Frost Terrace affordable housing development planned for 1791 Massachusetts Avenue and 1 and 2 Frost Terrace was given the thumbs up on January 11, by the Cambridge Board of Zoning Appeals. Larger units of 2- and 3-bedrooms will target families and make up 2/3 of the development.
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Sighted: Sacramento St. Preschool students at the mailbox at the corner of Sacramento St. & Mass. Ave. Do you think they were mailing valentines? ❤️ #CambMA
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The address for this upcoming Japanese restaurant near Porter Square is: One Ramen & Sushi, 1759 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA,02140.
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: Maria L Baldwin School Stage- basement level, 85 Oxford Street, Cambridge
WHERE: LWN Drop-In Computer Lounge, 1651 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge
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!
Impart, a new series by artist Bill Porter, is coming to the Chandler Gallery - http://agassiz.org/2018/02/bill_porter_chandler_galery/
“Impart” will be on display at the Chandler Gallery on 20 Sacramento Street from February 20-March 16, 2018. The opening reception will be held on March 1 from 6-8 pm.
People’s State of the Union Story Circle from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Lesley University’s Lunder Arts Center, 1801 Massachusetts Ave., Porter Square. Free.This article has 2 other Boston locations (Show)
Catalysts dance series from 8 to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday at The Dance Complex, 536 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. General admission is $21 for online advance sales, or $26 at the door.
...Chili Cook-off from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday at Olde Magoun’s Tavern, 518 Medford St., Magoun Square, Somerville...
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
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!
Where: Lunder Arts Center, 1801 Mass. Ave. at Roseland St., wheelchair accessible
1776 Massachusetts Ave.This article has 3 other Boston locations (Show)
123 Terrace St.
460 Harrison Ave
1343 Cambridge St.
...up support and its own history as a pop-up-turned-brick-and-mortar, Bagelsaurus (1796 Massachusetts Ave., Porter Square, Cambridge) plays host to a couple pop-ups. Vinal Bakery shows up on...This article has 3 other Boston locations (Show)
...to find Basic Batch Donuts: So far, it’s been tied specifically to Bar Mezzana (360 Harrison Ave., South End, Boston). Per a January 8 Instagram post, Larson is “still recovering from the...
...té Comme des Filles and Somerville Chocolate are popping up at Lizzy’s Ice Cream (29 Church St., Cambridge) until February 28, 2018...
...In the meantime, they’re serving up bagels out of their commissary space in Roslindale (2 McCraw St.) several days a week. Eventually that space’ll also become a retail storefront if all...
The Dorchester Winter Farmers Market opens this Friday in The Great Hall at Codman Square Health Center. Don't miss the chance for fresh, local fruits & veggies! While you're there, say hello to Bittersweet Herb Farm and City Compost - some of our 2017 favs - who'll be vending there this week!
Hundreds, maybe thousands are converging on Cambridge Common for a women’s march on the anniversary of President Trump’s inauguration.
Tonight! Come to the opening reception for Prints as Sculpture at 6 PM, 20 Sacramento St.
The Dorchester Winter Farmers Market starts on Saturday, January 27th. We're thankful to have friends in the neighborhood working for #FoodAccess! Get your veggies at The Great Hall at Codman Square Health Center every Saturday this winter! Thanks to all at Codman Square Health Center & Codman Square Neighborhood Council working to make this #FarmersMarket happen!
Where: 20 Sacramento Street in Cambridge
...the project; and reducing the scale of additions to the rear buildings at 1 and 2 Frost Terrace...
Agassiz Baldwin Community’s and Maud Morgan Arts’s office and programs are closed on Monday, January 15 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Looking for ways to honor Dr. King’s legacy? Take part in Many Helping Hands MLK Day of Service on January 15, 2016 2:00-5:00 pm in Central Square.
WHERE: ANC Community Room, North Hall, 1651 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge
This month's community meeting has been canceled, but visit our website for info about an important Cambridge Board of Zoning Appeal meeting that includes an application for an affordable housing development at 1791 Mass. Ave. Public comment MUST be submitted to the BZA BEFORE the meeting --instructions on our website: http://agassiz.org/2018/01/anc-meeting-cancellation-info-1791-mass-ave-affordable-housing-proposal/ (Photos below courtesy of 1791massave dot com)
The affordable housing proposal at 1791 Mass. Ave. & 1 & 2 Frost Terrace will be reviewed at an upcoming Cambridge Board of Zoning Appeal meeting on Thursday, January 11th.This article has 2 other Boston locations (Show)
Where: Cambridge Senior Center, 806 Mass. Ave., First Floor (Central Square)
...by mailing or delivering them to the attention of the Secretary, Board of Zoning Appeal, 831 Mass Avenue, 02139 or by emailing them to firstname.lastname@example.org...
Lizard Lounge Poetry Slam Team Semifinals from 7:30 p.m Sunday to 1 a.m. Sunday at The Lizard Lounge, 1667 Massachusetts Ave., between Harvard and Porter squares. Admission is $7.This article has 2 other Boston locations (Show)
Dire Literary Series reading from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at The Middle East Corner, 480 Massachusetts Ave., Central Square. Free.
Pindrop Sessions 4 cabaret from 7 to 10 p.m. Sunday at Aeronaut Brewing, 14 Tyler St., near Union Square, Somerville. Tickets are $20 to $25.
Agassiz Baldwin Community and Maud Morgan Visual Arts Center programs and offices will be closed Friday, 1/5, due to the weather. Stay warm, friends.
ABC and Maud Morgan Visual Arts Center programs and offices will be closed on Thursday, 1/4, due to the storm.
Today is the last day of our Acts of Community series. Your annual contribution will play an integral part in strengthening our community. Since program fees only cover about 80% of our expenses, financial support from individual donors is critical. Thanks to all of you who have contributed to our Annual Fund! If you haven't yet, you still have time. Please consider supporting us in 2017 in honor of an Act of Community that has touched your life: http://bit.ly/donate-to-ABC
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