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2019 Jul 28

Art Workshop: Cyanotype Printing for Families

10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Hunnewell Building
Sarah Cross, the Arnold Arboretum's exhibiting artist of Between the Leaves, will hold a cyanotype printing workshop for families. Join Sarah to make beautiful blue prints of leaves and blooms found at the Arboretum, while you learn about this alternative printing technique. After making your own unique cyanotype photogram, you will be able to take it home. All materials will be provided. This free drop in is appropriate for ages 7 and up.

For more information, call 617-384-5251.
2019 Jul 20

Angiosperms and Gymnosperms: The Basics

2:30pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Arnold Arboretum - 125 Arborway, Boston, MA

What better place to look for the differences between angiosperms (plants that flower and have enclosed seeds), and gymnosperms (plants with "naked seeds," including conifers, ginkgos and others), than in the Arnold Arboretum landscape, where over 15,000 plants reside in a living museum. Join our docent as she points out trees in both groups and describes the characteristics of each.

This tour meets at the Centre Street Gate.

In case of inclement weather, contact 617.384.5209.

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2019 Jul 13

Art Workshop: Making Art in the Landscape

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Hunnewell Building
Join Paul Olson, the Arnold Arboretum's exhibiting artist of Drawn to Paint, for a sketching workshop "en plein air" (outside, in the landscape). Olson, an instructor at Mass College of Art and RISD, will focus on teaching you to sketch trees from direct observation outdoors. He will encourage you to think about simplifying your design with just the essential shapes to make a good composition in light pencil. Then, you can use ink and water for an expressive tonal image. Bring pencils and sketchbooks. some supplies will be available.

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2019 Aug 14

Vanguard Webinar - Principles of Investing

8:00pm to 9:00pm

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for participants who want to take their basic knowledge of investing to the next level and gain a strong understanding of Vanguard's investment philosophy. Highlights include diversification, how to build portfolio and how to keep cost low. 

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register ...

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2019 Aug 14

Vanguard Webinar - Principles of Investing

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for participants who want to take their basic knowledge of investing to the next level and gain a strong understanding of Vanguard's investment philosophy. Highlights include diversification, how to build portfolio and how to keep cost low. 

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register ...

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2019 Aug 14

Vanguard Webinar - Principles of Investing

2:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for participants who want to take their basic knowledge of investing to the next level and gain a strong understanding of Vanguard's investment philosophy. Highlights include diversification, how to build portfolio and how to keep cost low. 

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register ...

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2019 Aug 13

Vanguard Webinar - Principles of Investing

3:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for participants who want to take their basic knowledge of investing to the next level and gain a strong understanding of Vanguard's investment philosophy. Highlights include diversification, how to build portfolio and how to keep cost low. 

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register ...

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2019 Aug 13

Vanguard Webinar - Principles of Investing

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for participants who want to take their basic knowledge of investing to the next level and gain a strong understanding of Vanguard's investment philosophy. Highlights include diversification, how to build portfolio and how to keep cost low. 

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register ...

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2019 Aug 13

Vanguard Webinar - Principles of Investing

9:00am to 10:00am

Location: 

Online

This webinar is intended for participants who want to take their basic knowledge of investing to the next level and gain a strong understanding of Vanguard's investment philosophy. Highlights include diversification, how to build portfolio and how to keep cost low. 

This free webinar is presented by Vanguard, one of Harvard retirement investment companies. 

Please register...

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Summer Science Week: Time Travelers - Viajeros en el Tiempo 2019

June 26, 2019
In this five-day Summer Science Week program starting July 8, students will explore the daily life of the ancient Maya and Aztec people through hands-on activities and art. Learn about hieroglyphs, food, music, ancient games, and traditions like Day of the Dead, and learn a little Spanish. (For children entering grades 3 and 4.) Learn more. Read more about Summer Science Week: Time Travelers - Viajeros en el Tiempo 2019

Summer Solstice 2019

June 12, 2019
Celebrate the longest day of the year and mark the beginning of the summer season at the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture on June 21 and 22. Enjoy free admission to four museums and access to special performances. Make flower crowns and other sun-inspired crafts, and learn about the astronomical significance of the solstice. Learn more. Read more about Summer Solstice 2019

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