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2017 Feb 11

Branching Out: The Art of Quilting by Pamela Goody - Artist's Reception

1:00pm to 3:00pm

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Hunnewell Building

Fabric art for Pamela Goody became a freeing experience when she discovered she could create her own designs. Like singing, for which Goody is classically trained, her art evolved as a way to express her individuality. Goody quilts with a painterly eye, preparing a canvas of fabric, using materials with a variety of scale, texture, color, and design. Often, she paints, sponges, or stamps her own fabric, translating nature through the medium of fabric. She gravitates toward trees, plants, and flowers, as they, like music, have a lyrical, sometimes whimsical quality. Hand quilting allows her...

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2017 Feb 25

Pruning Shrubs

10:00am to 12:00pm

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Hunnewell Building

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.
Fee $20 member, $30 nonmember

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2017 Feb 01

Harvard on the Move! - Run, Longwood Medical Campus

Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed May 24 2017 .
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Harvard Longwood Campus - C2 Building

Weekly group walks and runs offer fitness, support and the opportunity to meet others in the community.

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2017 Feb 01

Harvard on the Move! - Run

Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed May 24 2017 .
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Malkin Athletic Center, 39 Holyoke St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Weekly group walks and runs offer fitness, support and the opportunity to meet others in the community.

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2017 Feb 05

Harvard on the Move! - Run

Repeats every week every Sunday until Sun May 21 2017 .
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Malkin Athletic Center, 39 Holyoke St, Cambridge, MA 02138

Weekly group walks and runs offer fitness, support and the opportunity to meet others in the community.

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2017 Feb 07

Harvard on the Move! - Walk

Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue May 23 2017 .
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Harvard Yard - John Harvard Statue

Looking to get out and be active with Spring coming? Meet at the John Harvard statue at 12:30 p.m. every Tuesday to participate in Harvard on the Move! This weekly group walks and runs offer fitness, support and the opportunity to meet others in the community.

2017 May 16

Caregiving and Sibling Warfare

12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Cumnock Hall 102, 33 Harvard Way, Boston, MA 02163

Siblings can be our best friends, toughest critics or partners in crime growing up. But once we’re adults, siblings can make caring for an aging parent challenging. One of the greatest sources of stress around caregiving is sibling discord. You think Mom needs in-home care, your brother’s focused on assisted living and Mom doesn’t want any help at all! Sound familiar? How can you and your siblings get on the same page, help Mom find the right care and not get entangled in simmering resentments from the past? Learn how to focus on the present, address sibling conflict, achieve consensus as...

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2017 Feb 16

Dad Wants to Do it Alone: When a Parent Won’t Accept Help

12:00pm to 1:00pm

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Cumnock Hall 220, 33 Harvard Way, Boston, MA 02163

You’ve noticed concerns with Dad living at home and you’ve come up with the perfect plan to support him. There’s only one problem. Your Dad is refusing to acknowledge anything is wrong and he won’t accept help from anyone. Often loved ones are reluctant to accept help because it can feel like a loss of independence. This seminar will focus on supporting your loved one’s autonomy and offering beneficial care options in a non-threatening manner. Presented by Care.com Senior Care specialist Jennifer Gibbons. 

Audience: All HBS Staff
 Pre-Requisites: None
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2017 Feb 01

O&I at Longwood Medical Area

Repeats every month on the 15 of February until Wed Feb 15 2017 .
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Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 190 Longwood Avenue (REB entrance

For large orders and orders for trolley passes and Body Mechanics vouchers, please order online in advance by 3pm on Tuesday and request LMA pick up.

Outings & Innings is an internal Harvard University service for staff, faculty, retirees, students and some other Harvard affiliates that offers a dynamic menu of (1) date-specific event tickets for a wide variety of performing arts (music, dance, theater) and professional sports, (2) anyday tickets for movies, museums and seasonal attraction. O&I also...

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2017 Mar 15

Deadline for spending 2016 FSA funds

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If you have a Health Care and/or Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account for 2016, all funds must be spent by March 15, 2017. Any unused funds will be forfeited. The deadline to submit 2016 FSA claims to Benefits Strategies is March 31, 2017.

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2017 Jan 31

The Future of News: Journalism in a Post-Truth Era

4:00pm to 6:00pm

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Sanders Theatre, Harvard University, Cambridge

The future of news—and the erosion of trust in facts—has been much debated here at Harvard and beyond. Please join President Faust in Sanders Theatre on Tuesday, January 31, at 4:00 p.m., to hear from experts who are approaching the issues from a range of perspectives. Distinguished guests include:

  •  Gerard Baker, editor in chief of the Wall Street Journal
  •  Lolly Bowean, reporter for the Chicago Tribune
  •  Kathleen Kingsbury, managing editor for digital at the Boston Globe
  •  William Kristol, founder and editor at...
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2017 Feb 08

Drawing: Medium, Discourse, Object

6:00pm to 7:30pm

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Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Drawing: The Invention of a Modern Medium (January 21–May 7, 2017), this lecture will consider the key aspects of the process of drawing’s emergence into modernity and will explore the output of the most important artists, from Fragonard to Seurat, who contributed to that process. Ewa Lajer-Burcharth, the William Dorr Boardman Professor of Fine Arts at Harvard University, will describe the unorthodox format of the...

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