Events

#Galentines2020: Cambridge’s first-ever Galentine’s Day celebration

If you’ve ever spent a Valentine’s Day evening with your girlfriends, or watched “Parks and Recreation”—the political comedy television show that coined the term for the unofficial holiday—then you’re probably familiar with Galentine’s Day. But this year, Cambridge put its own spin on the up-and-coming holiday. The AFCOST Middle School Network (MSN) partnered with the Cambridge […]

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Off-the-beaten-path Valentine’s Day Ideas

Go On a Different Kind of Blind Date Take home a surprise book this Valentine’s Day. Harvard Book Store’s staff will play matchmaker between used books and customers, wrapping up their recommendations with only hints about the contents (for example: “‘Lord of the Flies’ on a boat”). We promise it won’t be awkward. Harvard Book […]


Looking for a Date This Valentine’s Day? Peruse These PowerPoint Pitches

Ever wanted to set up your single friend? How about trying it with a PowerPoint presentation? DateMyFriend.ppt will give people the chance to find their friends a match ahead of Valentine’s Day with a Feb. 7 event at Aeronaut Brewing Company. Twenty pre-selected participants will each give a PowerPoint presentation on why their single friend […]


Local Restaurants Join Forces for Fire Relief Fundraiser

Over a dozen restaurants are teaming up this weekend to host a fundraiser to support the 22 people displaced by a four-alarm fire on Cambridge and Hunting Streets earlier this month. Each of the participating restaurants will set up a table with small bites at the FSA Culture Center (575 Cambridge St.) on Feb. 2 at […]