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2015 Jun 20

In the Groves: A Summer Solstice Journey

6:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum Hunnewell Building

An enchanting evening of Tree Myths, Songs and Summer Solstice Legends. Diane and Margot spin tales of the human connection with trees and the deep meaning we have assigned to them through the ages. This unique performance, designed specifically for the Arnold Arboretum, travels through the Arboretum with story and music. Each story is told under a different tree or among a unique...

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2015 Jun 19

In the Groves: A Summer Solstice Journey

6:30pm to 8:30pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum Hunnewell Building

An enchanting evening of Tree Myths, Songs and Summer Solstice Legends. Diane and Margot spin tales of the human connection with trees and the deep meaning we have assigned to them through the ages. This unique performance, designed specifically for the Arnold Arboretum, travels through the Arboretum with story and music. Each story is told under a different tree or among a unique...

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2015 May 30

Calling All Birders!

8:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Arborway Gate, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain

This spring, join a great birder on four great walks at the Arnold Arboretum. Catch a glimpse of migrating birds as they fly to breeding grounds. Good for all experience levels. Bring binoculars if you have them; some binoculars will be available to share. Three Saturdays and one Sunday, 8:00-9:30am. Choose one or sign up for more!

See map for Meeting Locations: 
Sat. April 18: Arborway Gate
Sat. May 2: Peters Hill Gate...

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2015 Apr 15

Your EAP Services (Webinar)

1:15pm to 1:35pm

Location: 

Webinar - Your Desktop

Learn more about your Employee Assistance Program (EAP), as KGA hosts a live webinar which describes this valuable benefit available to employees and household members. Your EAP provides access to a range of free and confidential services including short-term counseling and consultations on personal finances, legal matters, stress management, parenting, elder care, substance abuse and more. In this 20-minute information session, a KGA representative will describe how to use the EAP to make your life more productive, more balanced and less stressful....

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2015 Apr 25

Warrior Moves - Family Program

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

This Family Program features martial arts demonstrations from Asia, Europe, and South America will be offered in conjunction with the Peabody Museum’s exhibition, Arts of War: Artistry in Weapons across Cultures. Drop in for demonstrations by Harvard student athletes, practice some moves, and learn the ways of warriors. Invited athletes will represent archery, capoeira, fencing, aikikai (aikido), hapkido, and wushu. Museum admission is free for Harvard ID card holder and a guest. Learn...

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2015 Mar 26

Faith in Nature: Noah’s Flood and the Development of Geology

4:15pm

Location: 

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge

Geologist David Montgomery explores the interface of science and religion through flood stories from cultures around the world. Montgomery investigates how religion shaped science and how science, in turn, influenced theology. For more information visit http://www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/event/2015-david-montgomery-lecture

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2015 Apr 10

Retirewise - Financial and Pre-retirement Planning

Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Apr 17 2015 .
8:30am to 1:00pm

8:30am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St.

retirewise® focuses on financial needs and planning, with a range of topics delivered by experts from MetLife, Harvard Benefits and the Social Security Administration. This program is held across two half-day sessions; the next program is April 10 and 17, 8:30 a.m.-1 pm. This program is free for faculty and staff, but registration is required. Spouses/partners are welcome to attend. To register, go to MetLife's online registration; enter "Harvard" for company name. You can...

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2015 Mar 20

Harvard FreeCycle

11:00am to 2:00pm

Location: 

Smith Campus Center, 1350 Mass. Ave. - Harvard Information Center

Bring your unwanted household goods, office supplies and equipment and take away some you need! Also bring kitchen supplies including pots & pans, silverware, plates, crockery, glassware, books, CD’s, clothing, toys, unopened cosmetics, non-perishable food, linens, tools and all other reusables! Harvard Recycling will deliver a good “seed supply” at 11 and will take away all un-claimed goods. Help reuse, save money and build community by FreeCycling! Email rob_gogan@harvard.edu if you have...

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2015 May 02

Calling All Birders!

8:00am to 9:30am

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain

This spring, join a great birder on four great walks at the Arnold Arboretum. Catch a glimpse of migrating birds as they fly to breeding grounds. Good for all experience levels. Bring binoculars if you have them; some binoculars will be available to share. Three Saturdays and one Sunday, 8:00-9:30am. Choose one or sign up for more!

See map for Meeting Locations: 
Sat. April 18: Arborway Gate
Sat. May 2: Peters Hill Gate...

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2015 Apr 18

Calling All Birders!

8:00am to 9:30am

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain

This spring, join a great birder on four great walks at the Arnold Arboretum. Catch a glimpse of migrating birds as they fly to breeding grounds. Good for all experience levels. Bring binoculars if you have them; some binoculars will be available to share. Three Saturdays and one Sunday, 8:00-9:30am. Choose one or sign up for more!

See map for Meeting Locations: 
Sat...

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2015 Apr 11

Spring Into Health

10:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum Hunnewell Building

Break out of winter dormancy and get that sap flowing! This spring, explore the less-traveled paths of the Arboretum on brisk walks designed for getting fit. Pause to hear about interesting plants while you catch your breath. Free, but registration is requested. Learn more and register.

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2015 Mar 14

Spring Into Health

10:30am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum Hunnewell Building

Break out of winter dormancy and get that sap flowing! This spring, explore the less-traveled paths of the Arboretum on brisk walks designed for getting fit. Pause to hear about interesting plants while you catch your breath. Free, but registration is requested. Learn more and register.

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2015 May 10

Lilac Sunday at the Arnold Arboretum

10:00am to 3:00pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain

Of the thousands of flowering plants in the Arboretum, only one, the lilac, is singled out each year for a daylong celebration. With more than 380 lilac plants of 172 kinds, the Arboretum holds one of the premier lilac collections in North America. Tours of the lilacs and other special collections, family activities, and food vendors make for a memorable day. 

The Arboretum is open as usual from dawn to dusk....

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