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Chestnut Hill a neighborhood of Boston is a wealthy suburb notable for its stately old houses, scenic landscape and the historic campus of Boston College.

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Racial Equity Leadership Meeting

Location: AMHERST ROOM

When: Feb 28, 2015 9 AM to Feb 28, 2015 1 PMin Amherst, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09 )
SCIENCE SATURDAY WORKSHOPS!

SCIENCE SATURDAY WORKSHOPS is a series of once-a-month workshops where children aged 10 and up become familiar with all things science. We have received numerous S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) kits from the Civil Air Patrol with the guidance of Major Don Morrison from Seekonk. In January children will continue to explore the fascination of using the two Flight Simulators we received last Fall.

Registration is necessary for this program but is ongoing throughout the scheduled dates.
Location: Large Meeting Room



When: Feb 28, 2015 12 PM to Feb 28, 2015 3 PMin Seekonk, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 12 )
ANDY CUMMINGS and the Swingabilly Lounge
ANDY CUMMINGS and the Swingabilly Lounge

Music / Singing - Other

Saturday, February 28, 2015
10:00 PM-1:00 AM

Padavano's Place
358 Shrewsbury Street
Worcester, MA 01604
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Cost: NO COVER

Suggested Audiences: College, Adult, Elders

E-mail: RPADAVANO@YAHOO.COM

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When: Feb 28, 2015 10 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts
Cost: NO COVER (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 22 )
Comedy Fest WORCESTER 2015
COMEDY FEST WORCESTER 2015

DOORS Open: 7:00PM - SHOW Starts: 8:00PM

LINE UP:
LENNY CLARKE - Rescue Me, Sirens, There's Something About Mary
STEVE SWEENEY - Me Myself and Irene, Equalizer, There's Something About Mary
DON GAVIN - Shallow Hal, Fever Pitch, The Comedy Central Roast of Denis Leary
JIMMY DUNN - CBS's The McCarthy's, Comedy Central
TONY V. - The Heat, The Town, Seinfeld
ORLANDO BAXTER - NBC, Axs TV's Live at Gotham
FRANK FOLEY - Frank's Comedy Safari, 104.5 XLO Morning show with Jen, Frank, and Kevin
KEVIN BARBARE - 104.5 XLO Morning show with Jen, Frank, and Kevin, WAAF Hillman Morning Show
JAMES DORSEY - Spike TV
TOM DWYER - The Social Network, 21

Appearance By StageTime Comedy Club's: Doug Guertin, Shaun Connolly, and Nick Chambers

When: Feb 28, 2015 8 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts
Cost: $20-$45 (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20 )
Capturing Imaginary Animals with Pencil and Paper
Ages:9-13

Bring your creature drawings to life! We'll invent our own imaginary animals, using real world animals for inspiration. Looking closely at lions, tigers and bears (as well as fish, birds, beetles and reptiles), well explore some imaginative drawing techniques you can use to create a whole world of creatures inspired by nature.



When: Feb 28, 2015 2 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: $30 (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 14 )
Bolton Summer Camp and Activities Fair
Ages:5-16

Summer Camp & Activities Fairs are annual events that host a group of specially selected camp and educational organizations. There is one camp per specialty, all of which are well known locally and regionally for their expertise in a given area. The list of specialties may include soccer, basketball, baseball, computers, weight loss, recreation, premium day camp, gymnastics, performing arts, football, nature, travel, softball, tutoring, athletic training, and others.

These events are free to the public. Light snacks and drinks are provided.



When: Feb 28, 2015 11 AM in Bolton, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11 )
Edie Carey
When: Feb 28, 2015 7 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19 )
2015 Conference: Fill Up Your Toolbox!


When: Feb 28, 2015 12 AM to Mar 2, 2015 12 AMin Amherst, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00 )
Figure Painting Workshop (Adults)
Don't miss this opportunity to work from a model in a beautifully staged setting with attention to lighting, pattern and color. Bring your lunch, your favorite drawing materials or paints and a canvas or two. Bob will do a full demonstration painting and be available for critique and tips for drawing and painting the model. Advance registration required. Danforth Art Members $85; Non-members $110

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When: Feb 28, 2015 9 AM in Framingham, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 09 )
Pruning Shrubs
Arnold Arboretum, Hunnewell Building, 125 Arborway, Boston, MA
Sat., Feb. 28, 2015, 911a.m.

Knowing what and when to prune, and how to do so, are important as you manage your home landscape. Learn the basic techniques for pruning ornamental shrubs for optimum health and beauty. Jen Kettell, an ISA-certified arborist will address topics including pruning cuts and tools; thinning and reducing overgrown plants; shaping and encouraging new growth.

Gazette Classification:Classes/Workshops
Organization/Sponsor:Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University
Speaker(s):Jen Kettell, horticultural educator and consultant
Cost:$30
Ticket Web Link:my.arboretum.harvard.edu
Contact Info:adulted@arnarb.harvard.edu, 617.384.5277
More info:arboretum.harvard.edu


When: Feb 28, 2015 12 AM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00 )
Boston Red Sox vs. Detroit Tigers
MLB Baseball

When: Jul 24, 2015 7:10:00 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 24 Jul 2015 19:10:00 )
Mount Auburn Book Club: American Afterlife

Roadside memorials, green burials, and the history of embalming are just some of the topics explored by Kate Sweeney, NPR producer and two time Associated Press award winner, in her bookAmerican Afterlife: Encounters in the Customs of Mourning (2014).

Each month, the Mount Auburn Book Club meets to discuss a selected work related to one of Mount Auburn's many facets. Selections range from books on history, natural history, horticulture, art, architecture, preservation, and wildlife to books written by or about those now buried and commemorated here. The Book Club meets in Story Chapel on the second Thursday of each month. Coffee and tea are provided.

Funding for programs has been provided in part by theMassachusetts Cultural Council.



When: Feb 12, 2015 10 AM to Feb 12, 2015 11 AMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 10 )
CMIO Survival Guide: A Crash Course - Atlanta 2015


When: Feb 12, 2015 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 09 )
Food On Film: Moonstruck

YOUDO NOTNEED TO PRINT OUT YOUR TICKETS. YOUR NAME WILL BE ON A MASTER GUEST LIST AT THE DOOR. DOORS OPEN 1/2 HOUR BEFORE SHOWTIME. SEE YOU AT THE MOVIES!

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When: Feb 12, 2015 6 PM to Feb 12, 2015 8 PMin Wellfleet, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 18 )
First Aid


When: Feb 12, 2015 7 PM in Scituate, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19 )
For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Serious Play! Theatre Ensemble revisits Ntozake Shange's choreopoem "For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/When the Rainbow Is Enuf." Directed by Sheryl Stoodley, assistant director Kaliis Smith, with Vanessa Alexander, Janaya Barnes, Alysia Cutting Cosby, Marcia Gomes, Evelyn Harris, and Kaliis Smith. With music by Sajo Jefferson. Audience is invited to join the ensemble for discussions following each performance. At the A.P.E. Gallery 126 Main Street, Northampton Three shows, at 7:30 pm Saturday, February 28 Sunday, March 1 Monday, March 2



When: Feb 28, 2015 7 PM to Feb 28, 2015 9 PMin Northampton, Massachusetts
Cost: 18 - 20 USD (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19 )
IBIS
Show starts at 9:30.

When: Feb 28, 2015 8 PM in Great Barrington, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 20 )
BOSTON GROWN-UPS MUSEUM

Roses are red, Violets are blue...Boston Grown-Ups Museum is Back--Just for you!!

Ever wanted to visit Boston Children's Museum . . . without the children? To crawl to the top of our three-story Climb, blow a giant bubble, and rediscover your most playful self? Now is your chance!

On Thursday, February 12th,we're throwing open the doors to Boston Children's Museumto those who are young at heart. Come play in our groundbreaking exhibits while enjoying beer, wine and tasty treats for purchase. Bring friends and meet new ones as you explore interactive exhibits, attempt to build a "big kid" sized fort, and explore your inner artist in the Art Studio. Stop into our Museum Shop and buy old favorites such as Pop Rocks, Pez dispensers and Gummy Worms.

Whether you were here as a kid or are new to town, Boston "Grown-Ups" Museum will bring out your innate sense of fun!

Cover $25

Big Kids Only (21+) you must bring valid ID
Cash Food and Drink Bars

Questions? Please email BGM@BostonChildrensMuseum.orgor call (617) 986-3649.

Advanced ticketsare required and will be scanned upon entry.

No refunds will be processed for this event.



When: Feb 12, 2015 6 PM to Feb 12, 2015 9 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 18 )
List Projects: Redmond Entwistle
Combining documentary with fictional scenarios, the films of Redmond Entwistle (b. London, 1977) examine specific geographical sites, pedagogical models, and historical figures and events as a means to address larger issues for the films in this exhibition, these concerns include how economic inequalities are reproduced across generations and the rise and collapse of democratic institutions.

Web site: http://listart.mit.edu/exhibitions/list-projects-redmond-entwistle



When: Feb 12, 2015 12 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12 )
HanKyul Kang: Let's Groove

Pianist HanKyul Kang, also known as HK, is having his senior recital with his friends. Featuring his large ensemble,he will present a show with diverse genres such as jazz, R&B, gospel, and pop, among others.



When: Feb 12, 2015 5 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17 )
What to Know Before You Show
Thursday, February 12, 2015, 12:20p.m.





Graphic Design students, join us for the annual panel discussion What to Know Before You Show, a panel discussion of design professionals who will give you insight into what they look for when they assess new talent.

Building:Kennedy
Room:Kennedy Conference Room
Contact Name:Maryellen Schroeder
Contact Email:mschroeder@massart.edu
Contact Phone:617.879.7776
Sponsor:Career Development
Open to the public:No
Disability accommodation:If you need a disability-related accommodation for a MassArt-sponsored event on campus, email Mercedes Evans at mercedes.evans@massart.edu at least two weeks prior to the program date.


When: Feb 12, 2015 12 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00 )
Roomful of Teeth Master Class

This master class features the performances of Williams music students under the guidance of our Grammy winning visiting artists, Roomful of Teeth. Audience can take in both a performance and a lesson all at one time.

Roomful of Teeth also offer a master class on February 12 at 4:15pm in Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall. This master class features the performances of Williams music students under the guidance of Roomful of Teeth. Audience can take in both a performance and a lesson all at one time.



When: Feb 12, 2015 4:15:00 PM in Williamstown, Massachusetts
Cost: free (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16:15:00 )
Zumba!

Get your exercise today in the best way - dance with Zumba on the big screen! Ages 8 and up.
Location: Roosevelt Branch



When: Feb 12, 2015 4 PM to Feb 12, 2015 5 PMin Worcester, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16 )
Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit
Boston CIO Executive Leadership Summit is happening on 12 Feb 2015 at Seaport World Trade Center Boston, United States Of America. Its a premier event in Business Services industry.

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When: Feb 12, 2015 12 AM to Feb 12, 2015 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00 )
We are GTA, TJR, WUKI



When: Feb 12, 2015 10 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $20.00 (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 22 )
Boston EMA Ryan White HIV Health Services Planning Council Meeting

The Boston EMA Ryan White HIV Health Services Planning Council is an independent federally required planning body that works to organize, evaluate, prioritize, and allocate Ryan White Part A HIV funding in the Boston Eligible Metropolitan Area (EMA).



When: Feb 12, 2015 12 AM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Open to Public (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00 )
GLBT Book Discussions
Book discussions are held at the Library on Thursday evenings 7-9pm. Books are available one month prior to the discussion. You may pick up books at the previous meeting, or you may get them at the Main Desk anytime the Library is open. Please bring your library card to the meeting to check books out. In the case of cancellation for bad weather or any other reason, the meeting will be held on the following Thursday evening. Cancellation information is posted on the Librarys voice mail, and announced on WCCM-Radio. Additional Book Discussion information is available on our website at www.nevinslibrary.org . All books announced in this flyer are tentative, based on availability of multiple copies. To confirm dates, book selections, or for more information call the Library at 978-686-4080 ext. 10.

The Nevins Library GLBT group is open to any adult (18+) who is interested in reading quality fiction, non-fiction and biography on GLBT topics and themes or by gay/lesbian authors.

Tonight's Selection : Charity & Sylvia: A Same-Sex Marriage in Early America by Rachel Hope Cleaves
Conventional wisdom holds that same-sex marriage is a purely modern invention, but as Cleaves demonstrates in this eye-opening book, same-sex marriage is hardly new.



When: Feb 12, 2015 7 PM to Feb 12, 2015 9 PMin Methuen, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19 )
FullSet
"This Irish-based sextet of young musicians and singers has stunned the trad world with the brilliance of their vocals andpower of their playing

When: Feb 12, 2015 7 PM in Northampton, Massachusetts
Cost:
adv $12.50
door $15 (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19 )
Boston Tech Security Conference 2015

2015BostonTech Security Conference

This conference qualifies for CPE credits!

Passes include a full lunch, entrance into themain conference room and all conference material.

Program Description:

Data Connectors will be hosting theBostonTech Security Conference on Thursday, March 26th. The event will start at 8:15 AM with a check-in and opening introductions before presentation sessions begin at 8:45. Between the educational sessions that go throughout the day, there will be time to visit vendor booths to obtain information regarding product and service offerings.

Event Sponsors/Vendors include:

For a fullBoston agenda go to:
http://dataconnectors.com/upcoming-events-and-agendas/49-boston-tech-security-conference-2015




When you register to attend a Data Connectors vendor-sponsored conference, your event registration information is used to confirm registrations and may be used to send product information and promotional material. (Information may also be used to compile broad demographic information). As Data Connectors may disclose your event registration information to those vendors sponsoring the event, Data Connector's customer agreement with the Sponsor provides that the Sponsor (a) may use this information only to send you product information, to contact you via common methods of communication to assess your interest in its products and services, and (b) may share this information with a business partner, reseller or distributor of its products and services for the permitted marketing purposes set forth above. You should contact the Sponsor directly if you have any questions about their use of this information.




When: Apr 2, 2015 8 AM to Apr 2, 2015 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 02 Apr 2015 08 )
Graduate Jazz Composers Recital
Thursday, February 12th @ 8pm in Bezanson Recital Hall
Graduate Jazz Composers Recital

Graduate Jazz Writing Majors Wes Smith, Mara Penatzer, George Kaye, Christian Tremblay, Mike Caudill, Dan Thomas, Jen Allen and Dave Skelly present new ensemble works, including performances by UMass' Jazz Ensemble I


This event is free & open to the public

When: Feb 12, 2015 12 AM to Feb 12, 2015 12 AMin Amherst, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00 )
Family Day
Saturday, February 28, 2015, 11a.m.4p.m.



Join us for our next Family Day on Saturday, February 28, 2015!
Bakalar & Paine Galleries
South Hall, 621 Huntington Avenue
(near the corner of Huntington Avenue and Longwood Avenue)

Twice a year, visitors of all ages are invited to Family Day for a free, fun-filled day. Interactive activities and art-making projects are designed and guided by MassArt students and gallery staff, and illuminate the featured exhibitions.

With materials and inspiration provided, let your creativity flow!

Family Day is free and open to all. Refreshments served.

Gallery:Sandra and David Bakalar Gallery
Building:South
Contact Name:Diana Clarke
Contact Email:diana.clarke@massart.edu
Contact Phone:617-879-7924
Open to the public:Yes
Disability accommodation:If you need a disability-related accommodation for a MassArt-sponsored event on campus, email Mercedes Evans at mercedes.evans@massart.edu at least two weeks prior to the program date.
More info:www.massart.edu


When: Feb 28, 2015 11 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 11 )
Phillips Favorites: Travel and the Phillips Family
Phillips Favorites: Travel and the Phillips Family
Saturday, February 28, 2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Phillips House, 34 Chestnut Street, Salem, Mass.

$5 Historic New England members, $10 nonmembers; $20 member series, $50 nonmember series

The Phillipses were a globetrotting family that chronicled their travels in photographs, film, and journals. Join us for a special tour and film screening that focuses on the travels of the Phillips family in the early twentieth century.

Registration is required. Special pricing for tickets for the entire series is available. Please call 978-744-0440 for more information. Purchase tickets now

When: Feb 28, 2015 12 AM in Salem, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 00 )
Harvard Crimson Mens Basketball vs Pennsylvania Quakers Mens Basketball


When: Feb 20, 2015 7 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 20 Feb 2015 19 )
Heavy Rotation Records' 15th Annual Epic Event and Album Release Concert

Heavy Rotation Records' 15th Annual Epic Event and Album Release concert will consist of artists on HRR's latest release, Dorm Sessions 10. Artists will perform original material in various genres including rock, pop, hip-hop, EDM, and country.



When: Feb 12, 2015 12 AM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $12 (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00 )
Beacon
When: Feb 12, 2015 3 PM in Allston, Massachusetts
Cost: $10.00 (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 15 )
Princeton Tigers at Harvard Crimson Hockey
When: Feb 28, 2015 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19 )
Boston College Eagles Mens Basketball vs Wake Forest Demon Deacons Mens Basketball


When: Mar 7, 2015 2 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Sat, 07 Mar 2015 14 )
Hands-on Rope Bondage with Midori
Everyone's catching the rope fever! Bring the pleasures from Japan into your bedroom with easy, sexy rope bondage play. Learn simple, elegant, effective and sensual rope skills and thrill your lover. Know how to deepen pleasures and connections while avoiding risks and harm. Learn essential foundation techniques including four two-column restraints, safety, rope selection, and creative, erotic positions. Midori is an expert in the field and author of 'The Seductive Art of Japanese Bondage'. Enjoyed by many generations, sensual Japanese rope bondage is beautiful, sensual and sexually arousing. In this hands-on class Midori will introduce you to the versatility, elegance and pleasures of rope bondage. You will learn easy-to-remember techniques and how to sensuously bind and tantalize your lover. Great foundation for Midori's 2 day intensive, Rope Bondage Dojo www.ropedojo.com Please note that tickets are sold in pairs only!



When: Feb 12, 2015 8 PM to Feb 12, 2015 10 PMin Brookline, Massachusetts
Cost: 22.5 - 22.5 USD (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 20 )
Maher Beauroy Group

Pianist Maher Beauroy performs with his jazz fusion ensemble.



When: Feb 12, 2015 4 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 16 )
Guitar Night: Rock and Pop

Sponsored by Berklee's Guitar Department, this concert will be produced and presented by faculty member Jon Finn. After a rigorous search and audition process, this concert will feature several rock and pop guitarists playing music they have chosen and arranged.



When: Feb 12, 2015 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19 )
All About School of Science UROPs
Join UROP staff and students to learn all about School of Science UROPs. The session will cover tips for finding a UROP, current and available UROP projects, and conversations with students about their UROP projects/experiences.

Web site: http://mit.edu/urop/



When: Feb 12, 2015 2 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 14 )
Nannies Night Out-Snow Tubing

Hey ladies,

Join me in a night of snow tubbing at Nashoba Valley Ski resort. What a great way to meet new nannies and have a blast utalizing one of New Englands greatest seasons. We are nannies and we are all kids at heart. This is a great activiy for all levels and ages. when we get a group of 15 or more nannies I can order group rate tickets.The ticket orice ensure a 3 hour spot for us. I figured we could do the 5pm-8pm time slot. We could meet at my house about 3pm or earlier and have some fun and the. Head out so we are theree about 4:30pm. we can then go for dinner after words.....



When: Feb 28, 2015 3 PM to Feb 28, 2015 11 PMin Westford, Massachusetts (Sat, 28 Feb 2015 15 )
Jonathan Chapman: One

Bassist Jonathan Chapman performs a collection of original and standard songs.



When: Feb 12, 2015 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19 )
Religious Liberty and the Culture Wars
Religious Liberty and the Culture Wars

Douglas Laycock Robert E. Scott Distinguished Professor of Law Peter W. Low Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia

When12:45 pm to 2:00 pm on Thursday, February 12, 2015BuildingSumner M. Redstone Building, Boston University School of LawRoom103Contact NameWendy CzikPhone617.353.2635Contact Emailwlczik@bu.eduContact OrganizationDepartment of Religion and the School of LawFeesFree



When: Feb 12, 2015 12:45:00 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 12:45:00 )
"I Heard the Gospel Preached in the Church of the Outcasts: Dietrich Bonhoeffers Transformative Encounters with the American Prophetic Tradition, 1930-1931
"I Heard the Gospel Preached in the Church of the Outcasts: Dietrich Bonhoeffers Transformative Encounters with the American Prophetic Tradition, 1930-1931

Thursday, February 12, 2015 | 5:30 p.m.
Higgins Hall, Room 300

THE 14TH ANNUAL PROPHETIC VOICES LECTURE

Charles Marshis the Commonwealth Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia, where he is the director of the Project on Lived Theology. His research focuses on modern Christian thought in its social context, with a special interest in the civil rights movement.

Sponsored by the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life



When: Feb 12, 2015 5 PM in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17 )
Exhibition Opening Reception_Katrin Sigurdardottir: Drawing Apart
Please join us for the opening reception celebrating Katrin Sigurdardottir: Drawing Apart, on view from February 13 to April 12, 2015.

The exhibition presents two bodies of the artists sculptural work recently completed as part of the commission for this show. The series Ellefu eleven in Icelandic are abstracted, miniaturized constructions of interior segments of the artists childhood home in Reykjavik; for Unbuilt Residences in Reykjavik, 1925-1930, Sigurdardottir uses unrealized architectural drafts of houses to create models that are then destroyed by various means only to be reconstructed from the remains.

This event is FREE and open to all.

Reception Events

Conversation between Katrin Sigurdardottir and Mark Jarzombek, Interim Dean of MITs School of Architecture and Planning, Professor of the History and Theory of Architecture

5:30 pm, Bartos Theater
Reception and Open Galleries

6 to 8 pm, Upper Atrium and List Galleries

Open to: the general public

Sponsor(s): List Visual Arts Center

For more information, contact:
Mark Linga
617-253-4680

This event is categorized as: visual arts

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When: Feb 12, 2015 5 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 17 )
Wuki
Age Limit: 21+

Wuki



When: Feb 12, 2015 10 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 22 )
Peabody Barnes & Noble Fiction Book Group - The Desecartes Highlands
Peabody Barnes & Noble Fiction Book Group - The Desecartes Highlands
Book Group
Fiction
Feb 12, 2015 7:00 PM

Barnes & Noble Booksellers
Peabody
Northshore Mall
210 Andover Street
Peabody
MA
01960
978-573-3261

When: Feb 12, 2015 7 PM in Peabody, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 19 )
UMIMRA Annual Meeting
UMIMRA Annual Meeting is happening on 12 Feb 2015 at Town & County Inn & Suites in Quincy Quincy, United States Of America. Its a premier event in Business Services industry.

Book a stall at 10times.com!

When: Feb 12, 2015 12 AM to Feb 13, 2015 12 AMin Quincy, Massachusetts (Thu, 12 Feb 2015 00 )
Product Owner and User Story Training - Newton, MA

Duration:2 days

Audience:
This course is intended to train individuals or teams assisting with managing Agile requirements.

  • Product Owners
  • Business Analysts
  • Subject Matter Experts
  • Solution Architects
  • Tech Leads
  • Scrum Masters
  • Agile Coaches

About the course:
The Product Owner role is critical to maximizing Return on Investment (ROI) from agile projects and is one of the most challenging and rewarding agile roles. Many Product Owners come from business areas of the organization and have limited familiarity with elements of software development, project management and agile methods that are critical to success in the Product Owner role. For these reasons, it is vitally important that Product Owners gain a solid understanding of their role and responsibilities as well as the knowledge, skills and tools to work effectively with Scrum teams.

Course Content:
This course is based upon a combination of slide-based lecture and interactive case studies in which participants apply Scrum techniques. The content includes:

The Scrum Framework

  • The Scrum Product Lifecycle
  • Scrum Time boxing
  • The Team and Scrum Master
  • The Product Owner
  • Defining Done Undone Work

Activities and Interactions

  • Product Backlog Planning
  • Sprint Planning
  • Sprinting
  • Sprint Reviews

The Role of the Product Owner in the Product Lifecycle

  • Envisioning
  • Release Planning
  • The Product Backlog
  • Roles and Personas
  • Story Mapping
  • Backlog Prioritization and the XP Planning Game
  • Grooming the Product Backlog
  • Product Acceptance and Exploratory Testing

About the Instructor, Todd Kamens, CSM, PSM
Todd is an experienced Project Manager, Scrum Master, Agile Coach and Trainer with extensive experience managing software development projects. For the past 14 years, he has primarily used Scrum to delivery software products with his clients.

Todd has over 20 years of experience providing world-class project management for his clients for both internal and outsourced development efforts. In addition to leading business operations and overseeing the development and execution of the Guidance Technologys growth strategy, he is sought after to manage complex technical projects with an emphasis on Agile Software Development.

Todds degree in Operations Management from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and focus on Agile software development allow him to provide a strong understanding of how people can work efficiently to deliver high value solutions. To learn more about Guidance Technology, please visit us at www.guidance-technology.com

Certification and PDUs:
Guidance Technology also provides a certificate of completion of the Scrum Project Owner Course for each participant who successfully passes a certification test. This test is taken after the completion of the course and validates that participants understand the basic tenets of Scrum. This is a PMI Category 4 course that can be used for 14 PDUs. Guidance Technologys Scrum courses will also meet 14 hours of the required 21 contact hours that must be earned in Agile project management topics as part of the PMI-ACP application process.



When: Feb 12, 2015 8 AM to Feb 13, 2015 4 PMin Newton Center, Massachusetts
Cost: 1,200.00 true Scrum Master Training 1,200.00

1,100.00 true Early Bird 1,100.00

(Thu, 12 Feb 2015 08 )

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