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We cannot simply tell children to be calm and focused; we need to teach them how to do so.
The “Rain Dance” family opera; reading from “A Map of Everything”; tribute to Pete Seeger; theatrical look at reproductive rights; and symphony fundraiser.
Cambridge’s three charter schools are joining for the first time to host a charter school fair. It takes place Tuesday evening at the Cambridge Community Center.
Center for Families Winter Family Fun Day. A scavenger hunt in Union Square. A science fiction film marathon. The Somerville Theatre Festival. And the CSO’s annual family concert: “Casey at the Bat.”
Cafe Barada’s owners have maintained the quality and taste of their Lebanese and Middle Eastern food since their origins in Arlington in 1985, and they still have the best hummus around.
A couple of dedicated Somervillians have announced the winners in their 26-week journey through the area’s Thai restaurants, and Cambridge comes out looking pretty good, with four restaurants in the top 10.
The annual 5k run and block party organized by the Paddy’s Lunch bar usually benefits girls softball, but this year the block party will also be a farewell to the nearby Masse Hardware after 125 years in business.
After 125 years in Cambridge, Masse Hardware is closing – starting the process with a sale that starts Tuesday and takes 20 percent to 50 percent off whatever’s on the shelves.
The next session in the City of Cambridge’s series of free walk-in informational sessions on affordable rental and homeownership programs is Aug. 12 in North Cambridge.