From the City of Cambridge, Nov. 16, 2016: The Housing Division of the city’s Community Development Department will hold rental and homeownership information sessions as follows:

bullet-gray-small Jan. 5 at noon and 1 p.m. at the Cambridge Main Library, 449 Broadway, Mid-Cambridge

bullet-gray-small Jan. 23 at 6 and 7 p.m. at the Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers, 1046 Cambridge St., in the Wellington-Harrington neighborhood

bullet-gray-small Feb. 13 at 6 and 7 p.m. at City Hall Annex, 344 Broadway, Mid-Cambridge

No registration is required. Experts will be on hand to discuss the city’s affordable rental and homeownership programs.

The Housing Division is accepting applications for the Homeownership Pool and the Rental Applicant Pool. Preference is given to Cambridge residents and families with children.

For information, call (617) 349-4622.