Learning to Code: Why It’s Good for Your Child’s Brain (Webinar)

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Curious How Scratch, Python, or Java Can Boost Creativity and Problem-Solving Skills?  Programming languages are more popular than ever, but exactly how do they support your child’s education? And what age should your child start learning to code? Join our STEM education experts in this informational webinar and learn more about the many benefits of […]

Olin College Connecting Communities – Ideas | Perspectives | Engagement

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Olin College is inviting its neighbors, in both Newton, Needham and Wellesley, to join them for Olin’s first annual Connecting Communities event! The event will kick off with remarks from State Representative, Denise Garlick and Senator Rebecca Rausch. Attendees will then have the opportunity to virtually meet Olin’s new President, Gilda Barabino, Ph.D. and hear […]

Challah and Babka Baking with Mandylicious

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Join Mandy of Mandylicious for an interactive virtual baking experience of recipes, tips and tricks to make your own challahs and babkas! Simple techniques with mind blowing results. Each week we will explore new and inventive ways to use your dough including braiding, knishes and more. Register

Preview of Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1050s-1980s

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Online via Zoom • 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Presenters: Sultan Sooud al Qassemi and Nancy Netzer Visiting Professor Sultan al Qassemi previews Taking Shape, an exhibition on display at BC’s McMullen Museum during Spring 2021, which explores mid-twentieth-century abstract art from North Africa, West Asia, and the Arab diaspora—a vast geographic expanse that encompasses diverse cultures, […]

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Boston Ballet presents: Look Back, Focus Forward

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From new choreographic voices to narratives you know by heart, enjoy live dance like you have never seen it before. Dance where you are with Boston Ballet’s first-ever virtual season BB@YourHome; six programs that feature fresh creations, signature works, and classical ballet favorites captured live in-studio and streamed directly to you. A digital subscription allows […]

Using Performance Strategies to Help Students During COVID-19

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Gain information on tools and strategies for applying performance-enhancing cognitive, behavioral, and emotional techniques to support students during COVID-19. Webinar for parents, caregivers, and school personnel. Hosted by the NWH Resilience Council. REGISTER

New Art Center presents: Artist Talk with Freedom Baird

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Join us on Zoom for our winter Artist Talk Series featuring contemporary artists whose work examines climate and the environment. There were blackberries on a hilltop, a skinny doe and her two fawns, a glossy ibis, and an octopus. There were also teens with a shotgun, bootleg baseball, missiles on a launch pad, and a […]

Cannabis/CBD Workshop Series

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CBD/Cannabis has become a transformative agent in improving health and wellness and is now used for far-ranging conditions including sleep, pain relief, anxiety, neuropathy, and more. Despite emerging widespread use, a lot of information and misinformation exists in the marketplace. This series will focus on the science of cannabinoid therapy, define the differences between CBD […]

PPP: What you need to know now

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Join us for a presentation from Ili Spahiu with the U.S. Small Business Administration about the Paycheck Protection Program. Spahiu will discuss the new criteria and requirements for the new round of the PPP as well as the forgiveness process for PPP loans awarded in 2020. He will also provide information about the SBA’s EDIL […]