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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.

Points of interest in Chestnut Hill include the Longwood Cricket Club which was the birth place of Davis Cup as well as the Cardinal Mansion and many others.

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My End is My Beginning: Works by Machaut, Janequin, Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Berio, and Prt
When: Feb 26, 2016 7 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 19 )
The Build Phase - Increasing Sales (Fast) as a Startup
Startups face enormous pressure to ramp up reach and gather momentum while there's a number of ways to do this: bootstrapping, investors, loans, government sources, incubators, crowdfunding - there is also sales. Yet many entrepreneurs hesitate when it comes to selling. In this free workshop, we will discuss sales tactics and ideas including: - How to set sales objectives and goals - Sales habits every startup should develop - Ways to increase - and seize - sales opportunities - Identifying and handling sales objections - Best practices to sell online, at networking events, by email and using the phone - How to introduce the sales mindset to your team

When: Feb 12, 2016 9 AM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09 )
Annual Du Bois Lecture: Aldon Morris of Northwestern University
Aldon Morris, Leon Forrest professor of sociology and African American studies at Northwestern University and author of the recent book The Scholar Denied: W.E.B. Du Bois and the Birth of Modern Sociology, will present The Role of W.E.B. Du Bois in the Realm of American Sociology.

The Du Bois Lecture is sponsored by the Randolph and Cecile Bromery Endowment for the Du Bois Center at UMass Amherst Libraries.

When: Feb 26, 2016 12 AM to Feb 26, 2016 12 AMin Amherst, Massachusetts
Cost: Free admission (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 00 )
Wepro CD Release Show Hard Rock Cafe
Wepro CD Release Show Live at the Hard Rock Cafe 7:30PM $10 in advance $13 at door 18 + Relievo - $10.00 Wepro CD Release Show - $10.00 The Instigators - $10.00 The JC Trio - $10.00 Cherry Mellow - $10.00

When: Feb 26, 2016 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $10.00 (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 19 )
Menage a trois- Two day wine,cheese and chocolate tasting
Two day Menage a trois- wine, cheese and chocolate tasting Friday, February 12th 3-7pm Saturday, February, 13th 12-5pm Free with proper ID. On the red line Quincy center. Free on street parking[...]


When: Feb 12, 2016 3 PM in Quincy, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 15 )
HMS and HSPH CSSA Chinese New Year Gala
Please come to join us for this dinner party to celebrate the Chinese New Year, the year of Monkey! It's about time to meet some old friends and make some new friends! We will offer authentic Chinese food and dumplings.

When: Feb 12, 2016 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18 )
Boston PrEP Summit
Join the Black AIDS Institute andMulticultural AIDS Coalitionat the Boston PrEP Summit!

When: Feb 26, 2016 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09 )
Danielle Miraglia - Tim Gearan Band
Danielle Miraglia

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When: Feb 26, 2016 9 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 21 )
Songs For Ceilidh

When: Feb 12, 2016 7 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19 )
Matt Wilson Quartet
Featuring: Chris Lightcap - Bass
Jeff Lederer - Tenor Saxophone/Clarinet
Kirk Knuffke - Cornet
Matt Wilson - Drums

In 1996 I started the Matt Wilson Quartet and my dream to have a working jazz band has been realized. Since that time we have delighted audiences throughout the world with our acclaimed recordings and exciting live performances. The guys in the band are not only extraordinary musicians but wonderful human beings who love to have a good time! They bring the music I compose and gather to life and make every performance memorable!

In our travels around the US, Europe and Australia*, we have played many nights of thrilling music, made a lot of friends, shared delicious food and drink, and have seen some breathtaking sights. We have also had the opportunity to expose thousands of students to improvisational music with our innovative educational workshops. We love interacting with the students and are looking forward to playing our MWQ plus big band charts more in the future.(they rock, the kids'll love `em!)

The Matt Wilson Quartet is dedicated to bringing the music to the people. We perform music that is not afraid to challenge AND entertain. We have fun and so will you!

When: Feb 26, 2016 7 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: $25.00 (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 19 )
Behind the Scenes Tour: Collections Storage Building

Comprising more than 50,000 objects, the Old Sturbridge Village collection contains many rare examples of things that were once fundamental to everyday life in rural New England. Join members of the curatorial staff for a special behind-the-scenes tour of our main storage building and get a peek at some of our rarely-seen treasures including paintings, needlework, costume and textiles, furniture, and ceramics! Learn how the collection has evolved over the years from its humble beginnings as a personal passion of Village founder, A.B. Wells, to its status today as one of the largest holdings of material documenting everyday life in rural New England prior to the Civil War. Preregistration Required.

See all 2016 Winter Behind the Scenes tours here.

When: Feb 12, 2016 10 AM in Sturbridge, Massachusetts
Cost: Sorry, this event is sold out.

(Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10 )
Stitch & Bitch - The Third Piece at Ku De Ta Chestnut Hill
Join The Third Piece for an evening of knitting and fashion at Ku De Ta to learn the techniques to create your own designer hand-knit piece through our knitting workshop. All experience levels are welcome. The evening event ticket will include: - 1 Ball of Yarn - Needles - Hands on guidance from The Third Piece - Refreshments & Light Bites

When: Feb 26, 2016 6 PM in Newton, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 18 )
Unlucky in Love
Join Tongue in Cheek for a free musical performance celebrating bad choices, bad karma, and bad luck! Featuring vocalists: Catharine David Pamela Enders Jennifer Lawrence Gail Leondar-Wright Ashley Lieberman Alexia Motley Marva Wooden And accompanied by Tom LaMark Tongue in Cheek has been performing at Arts at the Armory for the past 4 years.

When: Feb 12, 2016 7 PM in Somerville, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19 )
Mentoring session: Terry Jenoune, Director, UMass. Augusta Savage Gallery
Terry Jenoune, Director, UMass. Augusta Savage Gallery.

When: Feb 26, 2016 1 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 13 )
2/12 MIT Panel Discussion & Networking Party
MIT Alumni, Shoo-In CEO & Founder Karen Tan will bring three professionals to MIT, share their experience with MIT Students! Come and join us! Time: February 12th 6:30pm Check In 7:00pm-8:30pmPanel Discussion 8:30pm-9:30pm Networking Party Location: Room E51-315, MIT Campus 77 Massachusetts Ave Cambridge, MA 02139 Theme: How to land your dream offer in this new year? Main topics: SelfIntroduction Daily Job Interview tips Networking tips How to fit into the company Suggestions to students/young professionals Speakers: Karen Karen currently works at shoo-in, a career consulting firm in New York. She previously received offer from JP Morgan risk group after graduation from MIT Sloan school of business. Her previous working experience includes Morgan Stanley Smith Barney wealth management, Goldman Sachs investment management group, Congressman Todd Rokita's office, Leerink Swann healthcare equity research team. VP at Wellington Management He is a VP at Wellington Management with 10-yearexperience in equity quantitative analysis. He is responsible forco-managing the emerging markets portfolio, the global low volatility portfolio and the country long/short futures portfolio. Chandler Wang Chandler is now an entrepreneur at Carloha. Before this, Chandler worked as an Investment Professional at Dimensional Fund Advisors, an Investment Management Division Analyst at Goldman Sachs, and an Consultant at Deloitte Consulting. Chandler received his Master's degree from MIT. Tony Mo Tony Mo currently is the director of KCHs Advisory Group. Tony has significant experiences in auditing, valuation, M&A advisory, asset management, and strategic and financial consulting. Prior to joining KCH, Mr. Mo was an Equity Research Analyst at Barclays Capital in Hong Kong and New York, where he covered retail and Asia-Pacific sector. Mr. Mo started his career as an auditor with KPMG in Shanghai and Los Angeles before serving in the M&A group of Hermes Capital Advisors. Mr. Mo has a Masters' degree in Operations Research from Columbia University.

When: Feb 12, 2016 6 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 18 )
Mentoring session: Bonnie Clark, Founder of Gypsy Wolf Marketing
Bonnie Clark, Founder of Gypsy Wolf Marketing.

When: Feb 26, 2016 9:45:00 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09:45:00 )
Valentine's Day Fashion Bash
Join us for an evening celebrating love, fashion, our community, and New England's oldest and largest AIDS service organization, the AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts. Get a first look at our delightfully curated selection of Valentine's Day gifts and fashion! Drinks provided by: BRIX Wine Shop Light bites provided by: The Gallows Sweets and treats provided by: Purefections/William Trifone Inc Flour Bakery Raffle Prizes and services provided by: Formaggio Kitchen South End Patch NYC Commerce Bank Be Our Guest Inc Special guest speaker Chris Brennen informs us of PrEP, a groundbreaking new HIV prevention medication, followed by a very special surprise performance! You won't want to miss it!

When: Feb 12, 2016 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 19 )
Nectar & Green and Rose Bubbles!
Yoko pops her favorite ros bubblies, while Laurel ofNectar & Greenpours her organic, pressed almond milk, made in small batches. Her new Cacao flavor is not to be missed![...]


When: Feb 12, 2016 5 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Free to taste. Nectar & Green will be selling bottles of almond milk, sold separately. (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17 )
Mentoring session: Margaret Shiu Tan, Founder and former Director, Bamboo Studio Curtain, Taiwan
Margaret Shiu Tan, Founder and former Director, Bamboo Studio Curtain, Taiwan.

When: Feb 26, 2016 9:45:00 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09:45:00 )
Township (Vinyl Release)
When: Feb 26, 2016 4 PM in Allston, Massachusetts
Cost: $10.00 adv / $12.00 dos (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 16 )
Mentoring session: Yannick Franck, Artistic Director of Les Brasseurs, Belgium
Yannick Franck, Artistic Director of Les Brasseurs, Belgium.

When: Feb 26, 2016 9:45:00 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 09:45:00 )
Sir Andrs Schiff, piano
In his program The Last Sonatas, Sir Andrs Schiff includes the final three sonatas of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert. The Last Sonatas HAYDN Sonata No. 62 in E-flat Major BEETHOVEN Sonata in c minor, Opus 111 MOZART Sonata in D Major, K. 576 SCHUBERT Sonata in B-flat Major, D. 960

When: Feb 26, 2016 8 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $40 and up (Fri, 26 Feb 2016 20 )
Comedy show with Kelly MacFarland, Sean Sullivan, James Huessy and Bill Farrell
NO PAYPAL ACCOUNT NEEDED TO PURCHASE TICKTS,JUST CLICK LINK AND BYPASS. ") Come early for dinner, great food. Pub style menu. HEADLINER Kelly MacFarland-As an experienced stand up comedian, Kelly has an extensive and well-rounded resume including comedy clubs, theaters, colleges and several television appearances. Kelly is currently touring clubs and colleges across the country and has entertained our US troops overseas. Kelly headlined the 2009 Boston Women in Comedy Festival, was first runner up in the 2009 Boston Comedy Festival and voted Best of the Fest 2010 Aspen Rooftop Comedy Festival. Kelly has also appeared on Stand Up in Stilettos on the TV Guide Channel and Comedy Central's Premium Blend. Kelly is the host of the web series, Fit or Fad on Most recently, Kelly was part of the Top 100 Comedians of Last Comic Standing Season 9 and appeared on AXS Gotham Comedy LIVE. FEATURE Sean Sullivan-is a comedian, actor, and writer from Boston, MA. A semi-finalist in the 2008 and 2009 Boston Comedy Festival, Sean has emerged as one of the top young comics in the country. He's showcased for the producers of Late Night with David Letterman and the Just For Laughs comedy festival and is a favorite at colleges all over New England because of his quick wit and loose, unpredictable style. Sean made his national television debut December 4th, 2009 on Comedy Central's Live at Gotham. OPENER James Huessy- College comedian in Boston, originally from Vermont. MC Bill Farrell

When: Feb 27, 2016 8 PM to Feb 27, 2016 9 PMin Holbrook, Massachusetts
Cost: 20 - 20 USD (Sat, 27 Feb 2016 20 )
Comedy/Dinner Valentine Show with Mike Petit,Pat Collins, Phoebe Angle and Bill Farrell
NO PAYPAL ACCOUNT NEEDED TO PURCHASE TICKTS,JUST CLICK LINK AND BYPASS. ") Full Buffett Dinner catered by Fasano's Catering 4oz Boneless Chicken with Rice Stuffing Red Bliss Mashed Potato Vegetable Medley Garden Salad Dessert- Coffee Black Chinet plasticware Waitstaff linen Headliner Mike Petit-If you look up entertainer in the Webster's dictionary it says see Michael J. Petit. For the past 20 years Michael has been entertaining audiences of all ages with his high-energy brand of comedy. Earning his stripes on stage in Las Vegas and headlining at comedy clubs across the country, each of Michael's performances are fresh, funny, and always include lightning quick improv and a steady diet of impressions. Feature-Pat Collins is a comic from Norwood MA. He books and produces a hilarious show at the BBC Comedy Corner where he performs regularly. He's also appeared at The Comedy Studio, The Comedy Connection RI and the Cape Cod Comedy Lounge. He's opened up for comedy legends such as Jimmy Tingle and Mike Macdonald as well as local favorites Christine Hurley and Dave Russo. Pat also appears at Comedy Nights, Private Parties and Benefits all over MA. He recently starred in a series of very funny television commercials for NASCAR and New Hampshire Motor Speedway... Opener-Phoebe Angle and MC Bill Farrell

When: Feb 13, 2016 6 PM to Feb 13, 2016 9 PMin Pembroke, Massachusetts
Cost: 25 - 25 USD (Sat, 13 Feb 2016 18 )
2016 Worcester Business Journal Business Leaders of the Year Awards
Please join the Worcester Business Journal and presenting sponsor, Health New England for a special reception celebrating the achievements of Worcester Business Journals 2016 Business Leaders and Corporate Citizen of the Year Award winners. This event recognizes top business leaders in Central Massachusetts for their companies successes and contributions to the community. This years event will feature a special Best Ideas from Business Leaders, followed by an awards ceremony and networking reception. Best Ideas from Business Leaders If you had a chance to get into the heads of successful Central Mass business leaders about the philosophies they built their businesses on, what do you think youd find? Our Business Leaders and Corporate Citizen of Year will give you that opportunity during this years awards event! Each honoree will share their best ideas and key philosophies that they believe have helped them and their business succeed. Honorees will each have 5 minutes to share their top three ideas/philosophies in an interactive format and attendees will receive all 40 ideas in a special program book. Cost: $40. Pre-registration is required. Hors doeuvres Cash bar For questions contact Kris Prosser,

When: Mar 8, 2016 4 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts (Tue, 08 Mar 2016 16 )
Chartering for your Sail or Motor Yacht Vacation
Presented by Carol Kent, Owner/Director & Sue Gearan, Professional Charter Broker of Carol Kent Yacht Charters, Marblehead, MA Learn about choosing the right boat for your Caribbean vacation. We will review the charter options for the experienced to the novice boater. Learn about cruising options for a week or more:Bareboat Skipper your own, Captain Only or Fully Crewed. Discover a great vacation to lighten up your "Winter Blues!" *Click onto link for detailed information: Chartering in the Caribbean

When: Feb 25, 2016 7 PM in Marblehead, Massachusetts (Thu, 25 Feb 2016 19 )
From 0 to $350M in 7 years
From 0 to $350M in 7 years: the Unfiltered View of the Winding Path from MIT to Maxing Out Your Exit MIT Student Gaetan Bonhomme, MBA '08, co-founded a unique technology company right out of school which sold for $350M 7 years later. Kurion was founded in 2008 to solve the most challenging technical problems in nuclear waste and to realize nuclear powers clean energy promise.Kurion, which was one of few international firms involved in the early stages of the clean-up of the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan in 2011, currently has annual sales of about $100 million. Hear an unfiltered version of what it was really like to start a company right out of school and have it sell for $350 million just 7 years later! Ask Gaetan your questions on starting a company and/or cleantech during the chat from 2-3 and stick around for a networking event from 3-4. Students and Boston area entrepreneurs will enjoy a MWh event at Cafe ArtScience 6-8 PM. Light fare will be served. A separate registration for that is appreciated: Please join us this cleantech celebration! MIT alum Gaetan Bonhomme has just sold his start-up Kurion for $350M, and the MIT Clean Energy Prize, the Martin Trust Center for Entrepreneurship, and the MIT Sloan Energy Club are joining Gaetan in celebrating his success! Read about Kurion's recent sale in Reuters

When: Feb 12, 2016 2 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14 )
TeamWorks- Serve Lunch @ Boston Living Center
Sponsored by: Boston Living Center
Minimum age: 18
Individual calendar volunteers are welcome to sign up for this opportunity. We are still looking for a few more members to join the Snowflake Sampler Team for Winter TeamWorks! Please email Orlaith Duggan, if you are able to join the team. Help prepare and serve a delicious m . . .

When: Feb 24, 2016 9 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 24 Feb 2016 09 )
Volunteer Leader Training
Sponsored by: Boston Cares
Minimum age: 18
Volunteer Leaders are the backbone of the work we do at Boston Cares. The quantity and diversity of projects that are on the monthly calendar directly correlates with the number of active Volunteer Leaders. The course will cover how to lead a project, the functionality of our website, and tips for m . . .

When: Apr 26, 2016 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18 )
Backup of Tool Training: Manual Milling Machine April 2016 I
Description: The manual mills in the Asylum machine shop are amazingly versatile tools- they can be used to create precisely dimensioned parts out of aluminum, steel, or plastic, cut sheets of metal to size, or miter tubes for welding. This class will teach you how to setup a bridgeport-style mill for precision machining, how to securely hold a part, how to precisely measure distances down to one-thousandth of an inch, and how to make facing cuts and drill holes using a wide variety of mill bits and accessories. Successful completion of this course will provide students with the knowledge needed to participate in tool testing for the Artisans Asylum Bridgeport mills. This short class will not, however, offer students the opportunity to become expert in the operation of this tool -- that requires applying these techniques to a project over many hours, whether independently or in a longer form class. This training will simply give the student the information they need in order to operate the tool without harming the machine, themselves, or the people around them. It also serves as a good refresher for those who've become rusty after years away from the mill. Class Goals: Students will learn to: Move the mill table accurately along x, y, and z axes Change mill spindle speeds for different tasks and materials Understand how to Calculate appropriate Speeds and Feeds for milling operations Securely fixture a small piece of aluminum stock in the vise Identify a variety of end mills and their uses. "Face", or cut a side of, a piece of aluminum stock to achieve a precise dimension and smooth finish. Find the edge of a piece of stock, and drill a hole a precise distance from the edge. Zero the X, Y, and Z axis as they relate to fixtured stock Understand the concept of Backlash and how it relates to using the Bridgeport Mills Know the difference between Climb Milling and Conventional milling Clean and maintain the mill. Prerequisites: No previous experience required, but Metalworking Tool Training 101 recommended (see upcoming available dates listed at Students must be at least 18 years old. What to Bring: Hair ties for long hair, closed-toed shoes, short-sleeve shirt. All other materials needed for class will be provided. Instructor: Damian Ward began working with metal when he brought home an oxy-acetylene rig in 2009 and began welding. Arc welding followed soon after, along with melting and casting aluminum.Since joining the Artisan's Asylum, Damian has spent almost all of his free time in the machine shop and has lost track of how many hours he has spent in front of the mill. In addition to his metalworking, Damian has worked on a dairy farm, pulled network cable, worked for Lockheed Martin, and practiced criminal law. Damian's favorite Doctor Who companion is Wilfred Mott. Event Time: Session 1: Tuesday, March 1, 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Session 2: Tuesday, March 8, 7:00pm to 9:00pm. AA REGISTRATION/FAQs/REFUNDS/CANCELLATIONS: ***We ask all new students to register in our new system before their first class in our space.You will also need to register if you haven't taken class with us since our new system launched: as of July 1, 2015.You can registeronline here: *** Please review ourAttending Classes FAQ you'll know what to expect and be prepared for class. REFUNDS:Please navigate to our website for our complete class cancellation and refund policies: **If you would like to request a refund, please fill out this form: CANCELLATIONS:Your class may be cancelled if too few people register. A decision will be made a few days before the class is scheduled to run, and you will be notified of the cancellation and your registration refunded in full

When: Mar 1, 2016 7 PM in Somerville, Massachusetts (Tue, 01 Mar 2016 19 )
Bollywood AfterDark is Back!
AfterDarkBoston, Boston Bhangra, South Asian Nation, Beastly Entertainment and V-Fit Productions are proud to present: "Bollywood AfterDark is Back!" Featuring: Boston's Superstar DJ Rakesh spinning the best in Bollywood, Bhangra and Hindi remixes!!! Where: Icon Nightclub-100 Warrenton St. Complimentary admission till 10:30 with RSVP!!! 21+ with Proper ID and Dress required!!! For details, guestlist information and table reservations: Vijay - 781.962.6217

When: Feb 19, 2016 10 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 19 Feb 2016 22 )
Bin Ends Cocktail Craft with Varnelli Italian Liqueurs
How good are these Italian liqueurs? The reviews are off-the-charts You will go bananas for this Fantastic balance...simply amazing Wow![...]


When: Feb 12, 2016 4 PM in Needham, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 16 )
New Volunteer Orientation and Project: Prison Book Program
Sponsored by: Boston Cares
Minimum age: 14
*PLEASE NOTE: This opportunity is for NEW VOLUNTEERS ONLY (those who have NOT previously attened an Orienation). If you are already an active volunteer and would like to volunteer at the Prison Book Program, please click here.*Boston Cares is a flexible volunteer agency that connects individuals wit . . .

When: Mar 3, 2016 6 PM in Quincy, Massachusetts (Thu, 03 Mar 2016 18 )
Distribute Diapers and Baby Supplies to Local Families
Sponsored by: Family Nurturing Center
Minimum age: 14
The Diaper Pantry distributes diapers to Allston-Brighton families who are eligible for WIC and/or MassHealth. It is a collaboration of a community group and the Family Nurturing Center of MA. The mission of Family Nurturing Center is to work with others to build nurturing communities where children . . .

When: Mar 19, 2016 9:45:00 AM in Brighton, Massachusetts (Sat, 19 Mar 2016 09:45:00 )
Volunteer at WGBH's Brainiacs & Brews Event!
Sponsored by: WGBH
Minimum age: 21
Brainiacs and BrewsThursday, March 3rdSweet Carolines Modern Kitchen and Bar located on 1260 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215Guests will spend the evening with fellow brainiacs solving a variety of brainteasers, puzzles, and challenges. Each correctly solved challenge wins them points. The indiv . . .

When: Mar 3, 2016 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 03 Mar 2016 18 )
Bin Ends Cocktail Craft with Varnelli Italian Liqueurs
How good are these Italian liqueurs? The reviews are off-the-charts You will go bananas for this Fantastic balance...simply amazing Wow![...]


When: Feb 13, 2016 1 PM in Braintree, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Sat, 13 Feb 2016 13 )
Usher for The Boston Cecilia
Sponsored by: Boston Cecilia
Minimum age: 18
Boston Cecilia is back for the 2015-16 season! As a volunteer, you will help with concert set-up, hand out programs and show patrons to their seats. Business dress is recommended for this event.T-accessible: Green line This opportunity is reserved for Boston Cares members who have attended an orient . . .

When: Apr 9, 2016 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 09 Apr 2016 18 )
Boston Health Talks
Boston Health Talks is a new and exciting group! Our mission is to have presentations held each month in Boston. The presentations feature health professionals in the Greater Boston Area. Our goal is to invite and feature speakers of different health professions and to speak on different health topics, current research, or case studies to create more discussion amongst health professionals. Following each talk we open the opportunity for question, answers, and case discussion. Come join us at MGH to connect with other health professionals and for this educational event! Learn and discuss different health topics! Guest Speaker: Jerry Kantor, Lic. Ac., CCH, RSHom (NA), MMHS Interpreting chronic illness via an integrative model that synthesizes Traditional Chinese Medicine, Homeopathy, and Biomedicine. Parking: There are parking garages, or metered parking on the street.

When: Mar 14, 2016 6 PM in Charlestown, Massachusetts (Mon, 14 Mar 2016 18 )
GFSA Info Session #3
The MIT Global Founders' Skills Accelerator is MIT's student venture accelerator, providing a capstone educational opportunity for MIT student entrepreneurs that prepares them to hit escape velocity and launch into the real world. GFSA is a summer program that runs from June to August, culminating in Demo Day events in September, where you can pitch to investors in three cities. GFSA provides equity free grants as well as a modest stipend to accepted teams. Join us for an information session about the program and have all your questions answered. Pizza will be served!

When: Feb 24, 2016 6 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Wed, 24 Feb 2016 18 )
GFSA Info Session #1
The MIT Global Founders' Skills Accelerator is MIT's student venture accelerator, providing a capstone educational opportunity for MIT student entrepreneurs that prepares them to hit escape velocity and launch into the real world. GFSA is a summer program that runs from June to August, culminating in Demo Day events in September, where you can pitch to investors in three cities. GFSA provides equity free grants as well as a modest stipend to accepted teams. Join us for an information session about the program and have all your questions answered. Pizza will be served!

When: Feb 23, 2016 12 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Tue, 23 Feb 2016 12 )
Culture As a Competitive Advantage
Culture As a Competitive Advantage with Katie Burke, Sloan '09 VP of Culture & Experience at Hubspot HubSpot as a company is known for helping transform how companies market and sell. But in parallel, the team at HubSpot has also set out to redefine the modern workplace with a strong emphasis on creating a forward-thinking workplace rooted in autonomy and transparency. Specifically, HubSpot'sCulture Codewent viral, amassing more than 1.8M views on SlideShare, and positioning HubSpot as a thought leader on creating a workplace employees truly love. So how should you as an entrepreneur think about culture, and when? How much of your company's culture should be top-down versus bottom-up, and how do you screen for culture fit while welcoming diversity of thought? This workshop with HubSpot's VP of Culture and Experience (Katie Burke, Sloan '09) will walk through what culture is and isn't, the right time to think about culture as your organization goes, and some key insights to consider along the way with an interactive workshop, so come ready to share your experiences, learn from fellow attendees, and leave with actionable insights to apply to your company today.

When: Feb 19, 2016 11:45:00 AM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 19 Feb 2016 11:45:00 )
Tutors and Activity Assistants
Sponsored by: African Community Education
Minimum age: 16
Volunteer serve as Tutors & Activity Assistants in the After-School program, which combines homework help, academic enrichment, and extracurricular activities for students in grades 5-12. This provides students with social support, learning opportunities, and structured activities during out-of scho . . .

When: Feb 12, 2016 11:32:00 AM in Worcester, Massachusetts (Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:32:00 )
Love Letters brings you something Sweet: presented by Capital One
Love Letters brings you something Sweet Join Meredith Goldstein and Sweet Bakery founder Courtney Forrester for an exclusive tasting at the Capital One Caf in Back Bay. Presented by MUST BE 21+ TO ATTEND SPACE IS LIMITED. This event will be first come first served Registrations will be accepted in the order they are received and based on availability *By registering for this event you will be automatically subscribed to Love Letters and Capital One relevant e-newsletters. You may unsubscribe at any time.

When: Feb 22, 2016 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Mon, 22 Feb 2016 18 )
Design Museum Mornings with David Morgan
Marchs Design Museum Mornings will featureDavid Morgan, an inventor, innovator, and business leader as well as President & CEO of theNew Hampshire Association for the Blind. David brings an multidisciplinary perspective to education, design, and disability and is the past President of a technology firm and most recently past Vice President of Perkins School for the Blind and General Manager of Perkins Products where his efforts were widely recognized for helping transform how children with vision loss learn braille and incorporate technology into the classroom. His presentation will focus on how design for and education of low incident populations such as children with disabilities informs how we innovate and educate in the 21stcentury. Join us for Davids presentation at Fidelity Investments Boston on 245 Summer St. Enjoy coffee, breakfast, juices by Purity Organic, and an inspiring start to your Friday Morning. Doors open at 8:30am; Presentation begins at 9:00am Design Museum Morningsis a monthly event series brought to you by Design Museum Boston. These events are meant to inspire you before your day begins and bring you closer to the Design Museum Boston community. Each event will include a short presentation by a local thought-leader, free breakfast, and great people to wake up with. These events are hosted and sponsored by various generous businesses of the Greater Boston area. If you are interested in hosting one of these events, please check out our host pageherefor more information.

When: Mar 18, 2016 8 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Fri, 18 Mar 2016 08 )
O2 Yoga 200-Hour Teacher Training Information Session
Join Mimi and Sarah for an information session about O2 Yoga's 200-Hour Yoga Alliance Certified Teacher Training Program! To get an overview of the program, read on.....and/or email Taking it to the Next Level We do yoga for many different reasons. For those of us that it turns into a passion, we know all that care, dedication, focus, humility, and sense of humor that makes us return to our mats day after day, week after week, year after year. O2 Yoga owner and founder Mimi Loureiro says, I like to teach people yoga because it makes them nicer. Time spent on your mat can be centering. Moving this way on the inhale and that way on the exhale is the key to a successful practice that is all. Giving yourself the gift of 60, 75, or 90 minutes to focus on yoga and nothing else is what calms your nervous system and, indeed, makes you nicer. What a 200-Hour Teacher Training can offer is the chance to learn more about the other side of practice: the teaching! Being a student is extremely different from being an instructor and getting the chance to learn the nuance of how to sequence a leveled class (Basics, Intermediate, Power) with care and attention and then how to get up and lead students through that sequence while doing hands-on adjustment will transform your own experience on the mat forever. Whether your goal is to be a yoga teacher or simply delve more deeply into the hows and the whys, our Teacher Training program is for anyone interested in learning about the full 360-degree view of a yoga practice. Our training begins with a strong focus on the Primary Series of Astanga, both because it is the foundational influence of O2 Yoga-style classes and because it offers a consistent and predictable sequence for new teachers to learn the language of yoga. After that, we move on to the more creative aspects of planning an O2-style class with the goal of the training that all graduates of the program have a strong understanding of yoga-anatomy, sequencing, and hands-on adjusting. To put it simply: by the end of the training, you will have the knowledge and the confidence to stand up and teach a yoga class. Join Mimi, Elliott, and other senior O2 instructors to explore, expand, and completely change your life. This is a Yoga Alliance 200-Hour Registered Teacher Training program. Already 200-Hour certified? We open up the first two Astanga-based weekends to certified teachers as continuing education. Click here for more details about that! Click here to see photos of our TTs at work! Click here to listen to what the TT Class of 2014 had to say about their experience (with thanks to the Class of 2014 and to Katy Gero for compiling and sharing) Click here to see some FAQs Spring 2016 Teacher Training Program Schedule March 11, 12, 13 Astanga Primary Series, Intro to Adjustments, Sanskrit Friday 5:00-9pm Saturday and Sunday 9am-7pm March 18, 19, 20 Astanga Eight-limbed Path, Yoga Philosophy, History of Yoga Friday 5-9pm Saturday and Sunday 9am-7pm April 8, 9, 10 Energetic Anatomy, Physical Anatomy, O2 Yoga Sequence Friday 5-9pm Saturday and Sunday 9am-7pm April 15, 16, 17 Level One O2 Yoga, Modifications for Injuries and Pregnancy, Teaching Basics Friday 5-9pm Saturday and Sunday 9am-7pm May 6, 7, 8 Working with Props, Cuing and Communication Skills, Adjustments Friday 5-9pm Saturday and Sunday 9am-7pm May 13, 14, 15 Level Two O2 Yoga, Advanced Postures, Anatomical Focus, Yogic Diet Friday 5-9pm Saturday and Sunday 9am-7pm June 3, 4, 5 The Business of Yoga, Building Sequences, Adjustment Review Friday 5-9pm Saturday and Sunday 9am-7pm June 10, 11, 12 (Practicals) Friday 5-9pm, Saturday and Sunday 9am-7pm You must also complete 25 volunteer or community service hours. Pricing: $3190.00 non-members $2850.00 monthly members of O2 Yoga Studio (must be a member for 6 months prior to registering for program) Location: All teacher training sessions are held at our Cambridge Location: O2 Yoga Studio Cambridge LLC , 1001 Mass Avenue, Cambridge MA 02138 How To Apply Step One: Fill out the information below and submit your contact info. You will receive a series of emails that will answer many of your questions. (We respect your privacy and will not share this information.) Step Two: Make sure that the program is a good fit for you and your needs. It is recommended that you have practiced at O2 Yoga for at least 6 months. These conditions may be waived upon approval from Mimi. Step Three: Complete the registration and set up a time for a phone interview. To complete your enrollment into the program you must submit your application with a deposit of $997.00 Attend an Informational Session to learn more about our program: SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19th, 11am at the Cambridge studio SATURDAY, JANUARY 9th, 11am at the Cambridge studio SATURDAY, JANUARY 23rd, 11am at the Cambridge studio SATURDAY, JANUARY 30th, 11am at the Cambridge studio SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 6th, 11am at the Cambridge studio If you are not able to attend any of the scheduled sessions or simply want to arrange a one-on-one meeting time, email Sarah TESTIMONIALS: When you sign up for Teacher Training you know this course will change your life thats kind of the point, right? but the way it does so will surprise you. It will deeply challenge you and have you thinking in so many more constructive and creative ways than you thought possible. And the best part? At the end of the class, you are officially certified to share your passion and what youve learned with others. ~ Kat DeStefano, O2 Teacher ~*~ Mimis classes at O2 alwaysdraw on creative energy and explorationwhile prioritizing student safety, expert cueing. If you take class with Mimi, it becomes evident that shes the inspiring teacher you want to learn from. Mimis gift is her teaching and she empowers and enables her Teacher Trainees with her passion for smart yoga. I completed training with a strong understanding of the Astanga system and therefore the ability to sequence and plan intelligent classes, modify for beginners or injured students, and moreover, teach new and advanced students alike. Mimis training was the beginning and only fueled a passion to expand my yoga teaching practice further. ~ Devon Wilson-Hill, O2 Teacher ~*~ O2 Teacher Training brought me closer to the O2 community, introduced me to a great group of friends, and changed my yoga practice in some pretty radical ways. I was never a big Astanga practitioner before TT, but learning more about the Astanga tradition, the postures, and the rationale behind the sequence really gave me an appreciation for how organized and balanced a practice it is. The program unlocked some mysteries about sequencing and structuring a class. The alignment and anatomy discussions made me a more humble and patient patient practitioner because I now back out of postures that I used to muscle myself into and use more props to better my alignment. I feel very lucky to have been trained by O2. There are so many teacher training programs out there, but I believe that O2s is unique in the quality and depth of content and the community that surrounds it. Because the groups size is limited, you will have many opportunities to cue sequences and give adjustments, and youre given a ton of personal, thoughtful, constructive feedback. Youll get to know the trainers and fellow trainees very well and it will be a supportive, welcoming group. Teacher Training will challenge your mind, your body, and will take you out of your comfort zone. Being able to stand up in front of a class and teach is so terrifying for many, and to be able to overcome that fear is a huge achievement! ~ Kristen McCarron, O2 Teacher ~*~ It changed my life in only the most positive ways. Changed. My. Life. Sure, thats pretty vague and there are details, but it stokes a journey that is personal. The best part, however, is that I came out of teacher training with some of the best friends I have ever had the honor of knowing. I love this life that my training encouraged me to pursue. ~ Holland Sweeney, O2 Teacher ~*~ For me teacher training felt like a retreat, every weekend. I remember feel so energized and happy on Monday mornings after the weekend training sessions. Personally I felt that I spent all those hours being more conscious about my breath, my posture, my behavior, my connection with the teachers and my new TT friends. It raised my awareness and sense of self. It made me happy by allowing me to connect with other wonderful women and men. It felt like nourishment for the soul. I didnt know this going in. I singed up because I love yoga and I got to experience an expansion of that love. ~ Bora Vukaj, O2 Teacher ~*~ O2 Yoga teacher training at will train you to teach yoga. Great, right? Yes, it may in fact be the greatest thing you ever do. Why? 1. Youll be part of a community passionately working toward the same goal. The loving support of this community is beyond belief. 2. You will become stronger in areas you never imagined: public speaking, anatomy, connecting with people, treating yourself lovingly, seeing others as they are, finding your true self. 3. In the beginning, you may feel broken and unworthy. In the end, the sense of having accomplished something HUGE and life-altering will be pervasive. ~ Lynne Carr, O2 Teacher ~*~ Teacher Training was a life changing experience. Its such an intense time of learning and challenging yourself. I remember on the first day of YTT, Mimi talking about the benefits of doing things you are comfortable with, that you dont do well yet and I could not agree more. I found it was so beneficial to my life to spend every weekend practicing something that I wasnt good at and that I had to work really hard at. Especially because we were in such a supportive environment. I remember when fumbling through my first time teaching the whole room, Mimi said that despite nerves or forgetting a cue here and there, If you can get people to breath you will change everything. I love that idea & I hope that every time someone comes to their mat in my class and breaths for 60, 75, everything changes for them. ~ Ali Reeder, program graduate ~*~ Students come to yoga for various reasons. Some are looking for a physical workout, others are seeking relaxation to reduce stress, to find balance, or to heal from an injury. Whatever the reasons, most of us begin with asana, the physical work, and we keep practicing because it feels good. Yet over time, a shift occurs, as asana allows us to feel that there is something animating our physical form, deepens the ability to watch our minds, and attain a subtle shift in consciousness. The same is true of a teacher training program, as some students sign up with the primary intention of becoming a teacher, and others with the goal of deepening their personal practice. As a students of yoga, we have two sources of guidance, with the outer teacher being the one who guides students through asanas and transitions in safe, clear, and efficient ways. Those who have practiced with us at O2 for a period of time know that we believe anatomical knowledge informs class sequencing and our teacher training program is very focused in this regard. We feels its important for our teachers to understand how the muscles and joints work, the possible risks of injury, ways in which asana can be modified, how to use the breath and bandhas to direct the flow of prana, anatomical knowledge to inform proper alignment, the principals of intelligent sequencing, infusing our classes with creativity and playfulness, and guiding our students to deepen their relationship with their own practice. Without a doubt, our training program will deepen a students physical practice, but delving into the why and the how, as well as learning about the subtle body, enhances our inner teacher. This is the voice that informs our physical capabilities, tells us when weve reached our edge, when we have space to move beyond it, points out our emotional states, and the knowledge to find what feels right. This the starting point for cultivating a subtle energetic awakening to take the lessons from the mat out into the world. For me, Svadhyaya, or self-study, one of the Niyamas, or observances found within the eight limb path of the Yoga Sutras, is really the heart of yoga. To really do asana practice involves cultivating a consistent openness to being fully tuned in, so that the physical practice becomes a tool for self-exploration. Regardless of the reasons students come to our teacher training program, the result will be transformational. Where else can you invest 200 hours into your own personal yoga practice? There is something incredibly powerful in surrounding oneself with like minded individuals completely immersed into the world of yoga, and I often hear from our graduates, whether they end up teaching or not, that the program was life changing. The training community offers a unique opportunity to learn more about oneself, within a nurturing, supportive sanctuary that encourages growth, self-expression, and creativity. When I embarked upon our training program many years ago, I did so without the desire to teach and only wanted to learn more about something I loved. But along the way, a clarity of mind developed in which old patterns, or Samskaras, were brought to light, with the ability to let go of these patterns that were no longer serving me, thereby deepening a sense of self-awareness and connection to others. I learned to sit with discomfort and face those discomforts without fear, such as speaking in front of a roomful of people, or teaching a pose that my body had not mastered, and discovered life altering realizations that remain with me to this day. I feel its an incredible privilege to teach that which I feel most passionate about, and every year, am thrilled to share this knowledge with our trainees. But Ill warn you: yogic insight can be addictive! ~ Ann Panopoulos, O2 Teacher and TT Instructor

When: Feb 20, 2016 11 AM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Sat, 20 Feb 2016 11 )
West Springfield Gun & Knife Show
West Springfield Gun & Knife Show is happening on 12 Mar 2016 at Eastern States Exposition Center West Springfield, United States Of America. Its a premier event in Consumer Fairs & Carnivals industry.

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When: Mar 12, 2016 12 AM to Mar 13, 2016 12 AMin West Springfield, Massachusetts (Sat, 12 Mar 2016 00 )
Engineers Week Distinguished Seminar: The Precarious State of the Worlds Water (and Some Corrective Strategies)

When: Feb 25, 2016 4 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 25 Feb 2016 16 )
SLAM Your Voice: Foundation Year Students and The Moth Share their Stories
Speak. Listen. Learn. Join Northeastern University Foundation Year Students as they bare their truths and learn from one another by sharing their stories. Partnering with The Moth College Program, students will explore truthful, creative storytelling to promote engaged listening and strengthen their community.

Northeasterns Foundation Year program gives students from Boston the opportunity to earn college credit in an encouraging, close-knit environment. afterHOURS 346 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA

When: Feb 25, 2016 10 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 25 Feb 2016 10 )
Boston Regional Alumni/ae Chapter Scotch Tasting Reception
Please join NUSL and the Boston Regional Alumni/ae Chapter (BRAC) for our annual scotch tasting reception on Thursday, February 25th from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Carrie Nation Cocktail Club, located at 11 Beacon Street, Boston, 02108. Event will be held in the private Beacon Room.

Special guest remarks will be given by Dean Jeremy Paul.

Don't miss this great opportunity to catch up with friends and classmates, network with members of the NUSL community, and taste an excellent sampling of scotches and whiskeys! Delectable hors d'ouevres will be provided.

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Click here to view a list of registered guests. Carrie Nation, Beacon Room 11 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02108

When: Feb 25, 2016 6 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 25 Feb 2016 18 )
A Wish for Fire
When: Mar 12, 2016 9 PM in Allston, Massachusetts
Cost: 10.00 - 10.00 (Sat, 12 Mar 2016 21 )

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