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Tea Brewing Techniques

In this workshop we will make examples of major tea varieties paying special attention to water, time and temperature. We will also experiment with multiple steeps of the same leaf and compare the same tea brewed different ways.


We Bid You Wassail: A Winter Solstice Concert

Wasseyl! This beloved annual tradition (our seventeenth!) features seasonal music of 16th, 17th and 20th-century Britain, Europe, and the New World. This year’s program includes festive wassails, wintery consort lessons, Scottish tunes for lute and harp, familiar carols, “crooked” Quebecois reels, and songs about Christmas ale. Jollity guaranteed, audience participation encouraged, and a festive holiday […]


2019 Holiday Glass Sale

Almost Perfect Glass & The Sherman Street Artists invite you to their annual Holiday Glass Sale.  You’ll find a beautiful collection of hand-blown glass, ornaments, and jewelry.  Perfect for gifts or for yourself.


Solidarity Salon

Solidarity Salon: poems & stories & music & dance! Featuring Lisa DeSiro, writer and pianist  (thepoetpianist.com) Joey Gould, writer  (https://joeygouldpoetry.wordpress.com/) Liliana Jimenez, dancer Ju-Hee Kang, flutist  (http://www.juheekangflute.com/) Lauren Leja, writer  (invisiblecommute.com) Julia Lisella, writer  (https://www.amazon.com/author/julialisella) In Paik, singer Anne Pluto, writer  (https://twitter.com/apluto) Renuka Raghavan, writer  (www.renukaraghavan.com) Anna Warrock, writer  (www.AnnaMWarrock.com) $5.00 suggested donation to benefit […]


Banboche 2019

At Jean Appolon Expressions’ third annual Banboche celebration, join Jean and the entire dance company to celebrate a year full of rich community programming and immerse yourself in Haitian culture. The evening will include dance performances, highlights from our year, unique handcrafted goods, drinks, and dancing for all. Come party with us!


2019 Holiday Glass Sale

Almost Perfect Glass & The Sherman Street Artists invite you to their annual Holiday Glass Sale.  You’ll find a beautiful collection of hand-blown glass, ornaments, and jewelry.  Perfect for gifts or for yourself.


Agassiz Baldwin Community’s 48th Annual Thanksgiving Potluck Feast

Our biggest community event of the year, the Annual Thanksgiving Potluck Feast is where old friends and new neighbors meet and enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving dinner with all the fixings. Agassiz Baldwin Community supplies the turkey (cooked by volunteers), cranberry sauce, and drinks, while our guests bring salads, sides, and desserts inspired by their own […]


Cambridge Honors Indigenous Heritage Month with Arts and Activism

What brings together hip-hop, painted doors, film screenings, and fry bread? Cambridge’s celebration of Indigenous People’s Day. The city encouraged residents to come out to honor indigenous histories in a month-long celebration of Indigenous People’s Day, beginning Oct. 14. Since 2016, the second Monday in October has been celebrated not as Columbus Day, but as […]


Fragments: Opening Reception

If life imitates art, then it imitates a collage. That’s the thought that inspired “Fragments,” the latest submission-based Chandler Gallery show jurored by artist Annie Silverman. As she puts it, we live in a world of “juxtaposing moments” and creating a collage is possibly the best way to express these dizzyingly fast and overwhelming times. […]


2019 Candidate Survey: School Committee

Welcome to Scout Cambridge’s candidate survey for the 2019 municipal elections, which will take place on Tuesday, November 5. We sent surveys to all candidates running in opposed races for Cambridge city council and school committee, and present their answers to you here.  Today we are featuring the school committee race. All candidates were given […]


Dan Bern

Dan Bern has released some two dozen studio albums, EPs, and live recordings since his first CD on Sony/Work in 1997. Either fronting various bands or as a solo performer, he is convincing, funny and timely, with an unassuming tip of the hat to the spirits of the past greats, all while sounding fresh and […]


David Mallett

The cool breezes of Maine’s northlands have flowed through the songs of David Mallett for more than four decades. His latest, Greenin Up, is a compilation of some re-recordings of his finest work. Released in conjunction with the Maine Farmland Trust, it is a celebration of rural life. Greenin’ Up is the culmination of a musical […]