The annual meeting of the Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 25, on the second-floor community center of its Cambridge office, including a vote for board members.
An informational meeting for a time-limited solar panel installation offer for Cambridge, Somerville and Arlington, Belmont and Watertown will be held at 7 p.m. Oct. 25 in Arlington.
People interested in serving on the Cambridge Human Rights Commission are asked to send letters of interest, a résumé and list of applicable experience by mail, fax or email by Oct. 28.
The Housing Division of the city’s Community Development Department will hold rental and homeownership information sessions from 6 to 8 p.m. Sept. 29 in the Strawberry Hill neighborhood.
CCTV’s Back Lot BBQ fundraiser for its Youth Media Program, to be held at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 22, will feature food grilled by local chefs, live music by Zili Misik and a silent auction – and, this year, presentation of the Rossi Award for Creative and Responsive Leadership.
The Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers’ team will participate in the 5th Annual Joe Chaves 5K Memorial Walk/Run on Sept. 25. Funds raised support scholarships and community programs for the Portuguese-American community of Greater Boston.
A free forum on legal, financial and care management issues facing seniors and their families called “Preparing for Your Future: Anticipating the Unexpected” is planned for Sept. 20.
The Cambridge Council on Aging is hosting a free program for senior citizens called “Advance Planning 101” on Thursday to discuss what documents every adult should have prepared, regardless of age or state of health, in case of sudden serious illness.
Twining Properties is hosting an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday to give a preview of proposed neighborhood housing at 47 Bishop Allen Drive at its Mass+Main developments in Central Square.
In observance of national Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a candlelight vigil will be held at 6 p.m. Oct. 5 and free, citywide training about dealing with and preventing domestic violence starts Sept. 29.