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  • 2021 Oct 21

    Affinity Spaces

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Join the Harvard community on Thursday, October 21 at 5 p.m. ET for an evening of sharing experiences and connection. Affinity Spaces is a series of events for Harvard community members to connect through open conversations with others who share their identities.

    Facilitated breakout rooms offer space for historically marginalized identities, including:

    • Allies
    • Asian / Asian American
    • Black
    • Disability +
    • First Gen/Low Income
    • Latinx
    • LGBTQIA...
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  • 2021 Oct 23

    The Art and Science of Frogs

    10:30am to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Explore the rich diversity of frogs by observing and sketching 3D models printed from Harvard’s research collections. Artist and educator, Erica Beade, will introduce techniques for achieving accurate shapes and capturing volume in your drawings, while herpetologist and researcher, Dr. Mara Laslo, will explain how evolution has generated their amazing diversity. Groups will be limited to twelve, allowing ample time for questions and discussion.

    Members $40/Nonmembers $45.

    ...

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  • 2021 Oct 25

    The Climate of Grief

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Zoom registration required.

    Victoria Chang writes in her New York Times Notable Book of 2020, Obit, “I always knew that grief was something I could smell. But I didn’t know that it’s not actually a noun but a verb. That it moves.” After the deaths of her parents, she refused to write elegies; instead, Chang wrote poetic obituaries of the beautiful, broken world that surrounds her (many see them as love letters). How does poetry illuminate this time of...

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  • 2021 Oct 26

    Harvard Farmer's Market

    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Oct 26 2021 except Tue Aug 24 2021.
    12:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Science Center Plaza

    The Farmers' Market at Harvard will open TUESDAY, JUNE 15 for the 2021 season. See the full list of vendors here

    Join us at the market every Tuesday from 12-6pm (*no Market on 8/24), and help support the vital local farmers and food artisans who ensure we have fresh, healthy, safe food!
         
    We will continue to accept SNAP with a weekly maximum SNAP Match of $15.

    June 15, 2021 - October 26, 2021...

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  • 2021 Oct 26

    HRE Waste Reduction at Harvard 101

    12:00pm to 12:45pm

    Location: 

    Online

    The Harvard Real Estate Sustainable Workplace Initiative invites Harvard employees to join on Tuesday, October 26 at 12 pm ET Waste Reduction at Harvard 101, a webinar about waste reduction, recycling and composting basics. 

    Learn from the Harvard Recycling Coordinator Dailey Brannin and Republic Services' Gretchen Carey about how, and if, these services...

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  • 2021 Oct 26

    Lost and Found: Community Gathering for Grieving and Hope

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    In front of Memorial Church Steps, Harvard Yard

    “Lost and Found” is a two-event series acknowledging the impacts of ongoing loss and unresolved grief. A space to begin healing as a community, each event includes time for writing, reflection, and storytelling.

    All are invited to also share your reflections online at: bit.ly/harvard-lost-found

    All members of the Harvard community are welcome. Join us in consideration of all we have lost and what we have found.

    ...

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  • 2021 Oct 28

    Arboretum Guided Tour

    Repeats every month on the 16 of October until Sat Oct 16 2021 . Also includes Thu Oct 21 2021, Thu Oct 28 2021, Sat Oct 30 2021, Thu Nov 04 2021.
    10:30am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Arnold Arboretum

    Join us for a free, 90-minute walk through the Arboretum! Tour seasonal plant highlights and learn about Arboretum history from a trained docent. The walk is geared toward adults, and starts from the kiosk in front of the Hunnewell Building at 125 Arborway.

    This tour is limited to 15 participants. We ask that you only register if you are sure you will attend, and only register one person per form submission. Please bring a mask with you, regardless of vaccination status, in the event that you can't maintain a six foot distance from others.

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  • 2021 Oct 28

    Lost and Found: Community Gathering for Grieving and Hope - Virtual Event

    5:00pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    “Lost and Found” is a two-event series acknowledging the impacts of ongoing loss and unresolved grief. A space to begin healing as a community, each event includes time for writing, reflection, and storytelling, with opportunities share your stories online at: bit.ly/harvard-lost-found

    All members of the Harvard community are welcome. Join us in consideration of all we have lost and what we have found.

    Preparation

    Bring a notebook and writing tool.

    Accessibility

    Live captioning is provided for Zoom events. ...

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  • 2021 Oct 30

    Arboretum Guided Tour

    10:30am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Arnold Arboretum

    Join us for a free, 90-minute walk through the Arboretum! Tour seasonal plant highlights and learn about Arboretum history from a trained docent. The walk is geared toward adults, and starts from the kiosk in front of the Hunnewell Building at 125 Arborway.

    This tour is limited to 15 participants. We ask that you only register if you are sure you will attend, and only register one person per form submission. Please bring a mask with you, regardless of vaccination status, in the event that you can't maintain a six foot distance from others.

    Click ...

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