CultureHouse: ‘Borrowing Fire,’ An Immigrant Story and Kenyan Cuisine

Join us for a pop-up dinner event at the CultureHouse in Kendall Square. Kebrewosen Densamo (Kiki) will be curating our conversation about the reality of an immigrant experience, through her documentary, Borrowing Fire. Kiki emigrated from Ethiopia in 2003, lives in Cambridge, MA. Arriving in the United States in 2003 as a young girl, Kiki […]

Winter Market at the Canal

A boutique market featuring local artists and artisanal food makers. Join us in the Canal District Kendall for music, food, ice sculptures, and holiday shopping. Local artists include: Barry’s Hot Sauce Beverly Bees Doves and Figs Fawn Over Me Fox Fire Creative Studio Gray Green Goods Herd Supply Co. Juliette Pecaut Designs Lexi’s Treefort Little […]

EurekaFest 2019

Join us for EurekaFest 2019 to see the working prototypes developed by high school and college students who are solving real-world problems through invention. High school students from across the country who participated in InvenTeams will discuss how they moved through challenges and built an invention during their school year. The top collegiate inventors who […]

Local Artist Paints the Town with Message of Togetherness

At 6 a.m. on a sunny Saturday earlier this fall, Somerville resident Liz LaManche arrived at the spacious Kendall Plaza, bearing an arsenal of string, chalk, and paint rollers. She began with the chalk, sketching out long straight lines. She enlisted an assistant to act as a human compass, holding one end of a string […]

The Sister Act Behind Kendall Square’s Vester and Dumpling Daughter

It’s 2 p.m., but from the looks of the crowd surrounding the counter at Kendall Square’s Dumpling Daughter, you’d think it was high noon. The room is energetic, full of chattering researchers, college kids, and families, digging into pork buns and slurping noodles. Between the conversations, the colorful photos on the walls, and the pop […]