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Pleasure Pie Launch Party and open mic; “Divergent”; Somerville Rock And Roll Yard Sale; Cambridge Carnival International; and Strike Up the Bands event.
Away from home for the first time? Feeling a bit lost amid the sprawl and urban setting of our colleges and universities. Here’s some advice from those who survived.
Can anyone identify this grasshopper/cricket/whatever seen outside the Porter Square Walgreens at 1 p.m. Wednesday?
Campfire. music festival; “The Godfather” double-feature; “Grease” on stage; a Bread & Puppet Theater circus show; and The Cambridge Footlights U.K. comedy troupe.
The Prison Fellowship at the Friends Meeting at Cambridge has been growing considerably in the past few years as problems in the system get more attention.
Chamber music concert; “Grand Budapest Hotel” and “Eraserhead”; Art Walk in the Park; Gustafer Yellowgold kids show; and gender-flux “Streetcar Named Desire” reading.
New England Zine Fest; National Honey Bee Day; Paddy’s Lunch 80th Anniversary Neighborhood Block Party; Mercury Orchestra performs; and the Hong Kong 60th Birthday Street Festival.
Tax Holiday Sale 2014 at Harvard Book Store; Lilypad Yard Sale; Boston Poetry Marathon World Cup 2014; “The Incredibles”; and a Summer Fling festival of one-minute films.
Questions remain on how to identify “advanced learners” and fit their work into school structures, and fears of “tracking” students persist as well.
Innovations of Cambridge Tour; the OpenAir Circus; Boston Roller Derby; Michael Frayn’s “Copenhagen”; and a low-fi rock band bill.