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American Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Oct 21, 2014 8 AM in Warren, Massachusetts (Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08 )
The Stew: "Iron Chef" Beat Battle
with The Arcitype, Latrell James, Rain, Jon Glasser, Int'l Show, Kaetea, Cyrus BRXXKS, Mista Marcel


When: Oct 3, 2014 8 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $10.00 (Fri, 03 Oct 2014 20 )
National Core Cirriculum-Paramedic

Full Bundled Class of National Core Cirriculum for Paramedics.

 

You MUSTattend all sessions.

 

Class dates are 

 

Oct 14, 28

Nov 11,25

Dec 9, 23

Jan 6, 20

 

All sessions are 6p-10p except Jan 20 which is 6p-8p



When: Oct 14, 2014 6 PM to Oct 14, 2014 10 PMin Holden, Massachusetts (Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18 )
NICE/UKTI Scientific Advice Seminar | Boston

 

 



When: Oct 30, 2014 1 PM to Oct 30, 2014 5 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13 )
FREE: NEW! Adult Cooking Classes Featuring Apples

Join us for our second month of Adult Cooking Classes. The theme of our first class will be apples.

Stewart and Samantha will be walking you through creative ways to cook with this fall favorite!

The October classes in this series will be FREE.



When: Oct 3, 2014 6 PM to Oct 3, 2014 7 PMin Arlington, Massachusetts (Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18 )
2014 Corporate Diversity Awards Reception

The National Black MBA Association-Boston Chapter presents...

2014 Corporate Diversity Awards Reception:

Honoring the Trailblazers of Diversity & Inclusion in Boston

Boston's premier Business Organization returns this year to shine a light on those individuals who are paving the way and ensuring Boston is filled with the best in Diversity. 

Join us for Cocktails. Networking. Awards. Dancing. 

RSVP now to attend.



When: Oct 25, 2014 6 PM to Oct 25, 2014 9 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 18 )
MIT-NSF Workshop: Smarter Service Systems through Innovation Partnerships and Transdisciplinary Research

This two-day workshop focuses on the integration of smart technologies into service systems requiring a human factors engineering component. It will convene experts from multiple scientific fields in academe, industry, and government:
(1) To provide a venue for potential PFI:BIC proposers as well as for current PFI:BIC awardees to exchange ideas and interact with industry representatives in the interest of enhancing success in the program. Invited industry representatives will bring their service innovation research challenges to the table and will present the types of research problems that lend themselves to academe-industry partnerships in smart service systems.
(2) To present the state of the art in the fields related to service science and modeling/designing complex service systems, thus providing context for the identification of fundamental research problems that will cross disciplinary boundaries.



When: Nov 20, 2014 8 AM to Nov 21, 2014 5 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08 )
Empires
with Cold Fronts
With ORPHAN, Empires climb to rare heights. Their vivid rock 'n' roll is now fused with an imaginative and open-armed approach. Born of singer Sean Van Vleet's fascination with contemporary popcraft, songs like "Please Don't Tell My Lover" and the night-driving "How Good Does It Feel" see the Chicago-based band adopting time-honored romantic idioms, both musical and lyrical, to mask deeper and darker personal truths.Van Vleet put pen to paper and began to write in a wholly free space, with no expectations or endgame in mind. He explored a musical language that was quite literally out of character, imagining his songs performed not by Empires but by some indeterminate modern pop thrush."It was really freeing," Van Vleet says, "just trying to put myself in somebody else's shoes, another artist's voice. I stopped overthinking what I was trying to say and started saying it much more clearly."Van Vleet also immersed himself in classic post punk and indie rock 'n' roll circa 1989-1991, his mind's eye reeling as he delved into the canons of such sonic adventurers as My Bloody Valentine, Wire, and Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds. Songs like "Orphan" and "Shadowfaux" emerged as Van Vleet accessed previously untapped springs of melody, lyric, and meaning. He eventually played his demo recordings to his fellow band members, who surprised him by validating his efforts, demanding Empires tackle this divergent new material themselves."I was just showing them to Max," Van Vleet says. "I had no idea it was something he'd be into. In my mind, it was this extreme pop but the songs really resonated with the band, which for some reason, I didn't expect to happen."While prior Empires recordings had been produced, engineered, and mixed by Steger, the band agreed the time had come to see what an outside influence might bring to the table and in September 2013, traveled to Dallas for three weeks of sessions with producer John Congleton. Known with his work with such dissimilar artists as St. Vincent, The War On Drugs, Cloud Nothings, and The Black Angels, Congleton proved the ideal midwife for Empires' aesthetic rebirth, assisting them as they shed deeply rooted means of expression."John took ideas that we thought were golden and threw them away," Van Vleet says. "He said, 'You need to let the song be what it is and you need to live with it.' And that's what we did. He taught us not to hide our songs, to let it all shine through."Stripping Empires' already expansive sound to its essence exposed far more range and emotional heft to songs like "Lifers" and the cutting "Hostage" the guitars sound richer and atmospheric, the rhythms subtle and fluid yet more powerful at the same time. Throughout the album, Van Vleet's raw croon rises to match the band's musicality, conveying anxieties, secrets, and a heartfelt longing for transcendence.ORPHAN serves a forward-thinking landmark as Empires continue to grow and venture towards unprecedented terrain."Now we're going to go deeper into this new direction, see how we evolve within it. We're just scratching the surface on who we are." May 2014

When: Nov 11, 2014 8 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: $10.00 (Tue, 11 Nov 2014 20 )
Dream 2014 Auction Party

Join us to celebrate with a night filled with fun, food, and live entertainment! This will be the last showing of the auction, and guests will have a chance to participate in our "Something For Everyone Raffle", place bids on their favorite piece, and help us raise money to change the lives of homeless children. 

Ticket price also includes open beer and wine bar for 21+



When: Nov 15, 2014 6 PM to Nov 15, 2014 10 PMin Lynn, Massachusetts (Sat, 15 Nov 2014 18 )
South Shore EDM at The Water Club

South Shore EDM is hosting the party of the year at The Water Club!! 3 DJ's mixing the best dance music at the sexiest venue on the South Shore!! Get your tickets now for only $10 before this event sells out!! 

Sponsored by Hamiltime Productions, Hater Free Productions, Calabro's Finest Cuts



When: Oct 10, 2014 9 PM to Oct 11, 2014 1 AMin Quincy, Massachusetts
Cost: 10.00 true Event Ticket 10.00

(Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21 )
10.24 @ PA's Lounge w/ Peachpit, Squall + MORE

9-9:40           New York City Skyscrapper Sex Club                

9:55-10:35    Peachpit

10:50-11:30  Squall

11:45-12:30  Black Oil Incinerator



8:30 DOORS

21+
$10 at the door


See you there! - WEMF RADIO 



When: Oct 24, 2014 8 PM to Oct 24, 2014 11 PMin Somerville, Massachusetts (Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20 )
International Sundays ft. Inkognito & Camila Fabb !!

Please join us Sunday for our International Night Special feat two of Boston's finest talents: Inkognito & Camila Fabb!

Kindly note the event is featured on a high demand night and can entertain a limited capacity, as such, only a few tickets are available... please take a moment and print yours today (free of charge!)

Music : Open Global Format

Additional Details:

- Weekly events are RSVP only
- No cover
- Up-scale dress code (no hats, jerseys, sandals, etc)
- Dinner menu until 11pm

- For further info or table reservations, reach the host (Al) directly @ 857-264-1321

To stay up to date with the night's future events please stop by our facebook fan page: International Sundays at Minibar - Boston



When: Oct 12, 2014 9 PM to Oct 13, 2014 2 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sun, 12 Oct 2014 21 )
Fall Ball - Burgess, Schultz & Robb Golf Outing

Shotgun start at 12:00. Foursomes will be created by BSR.

Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres afterwards.



When: Oct 9, 2014 12 PM to Oct 9, 2014 7 PMin Agawam, Massachusetts (Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12 )
THE STORY SPACE ~ Come Listen, Come Tell, Come Learn!

A perfect partnership...The Story Space in a place where international artisan stories come to life through beautifully handcrafted treasures at Ten Thousand Villages!

Founded in 1992 right here in Cambridge by Brother Blue and his wife, Ruth Edmonds Hill, The Story Space is a community dedicated to making the world a better place through storytelling.

For over 65 years, Ten Thousand Villages has been dedicated to making the world a better place by improving the livelihood of disadvantaged artisans around the world who would otherwise be unemployed or underemployed; building long term buying relationships so that they can pay for food, education, healthcare and housing.

You are invited to join The Story Space once a month here at Ten Thousand Villages. The first of these events will be on Tuesday, October 7th from 7-9:30pm. Come to listen, come to tell, come to learn!

For more information about The Story Space and their weekly Tuesday night events please visit: www.thestoryspace.org



When: Oct 7, 2014 7 PM to Oct 7, 2014 9 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Tue, 07 Oct 2014 19 )
2014 Lawyers and Friends Reception

2014 Lawyers and Friends Reception

November 13th
5:30-8pm
Brown Rudnick, 1 Financial Center

Meet new friends and reconnect with old ones while enjoying an evening of great conversation and great food. Hear from the newly elected attorney general on what's ahead!



When: Nov 13, 2014 5 PM to Nov 13, 2014 8 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17 )
Ghost Theater with Shaman Tom Fredrick

Seats still available - Call (508) 681-0320 to reserve.

Join Tom Frederick’s Ghost Theater as he presents an original adaptation of Old New England ghost stories taken from history’s eerie tales famously inspired by actual events circa 1626-1631. interwoven with Psychic Messages. Real or Fantasy, you decide!


About Tom Fredrick: ONAGAZI Tom studied with a Lakota Holy Man, on Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, learning traditional Native Practices that would finally fill the missing link of his Lakota heritage, he has since called this experience “Coming Home". As a result of his life on Pine Ridge, Tom was presented with the Sacred Pipe, which he now carries for all people, all races. He has studied for over 20 years under tribal members/Medicine Men (Rookes and Chips) learning traditional ways.  Tom is a well know radio personality and has been featured on Free Fortune Fridays Fun 107 FM as a touring and accomplished singer.  Lowansa (The Lakita Word “To Sing”) is a combination of his Heritage and singing talents.

Date: Saturday, November 1, 2014
Time: 6:00 pm  - 8:00 pm
Cost
: $50.00 (Methods of payment accepted: cash or check. Credit cards are not accepted)

For more information visit: www.rachelperrymedium.com

Something fun and unique to do on Cape Cod!



When: Nov 1, 2014 6 PM to Nov 1, 2014 8 PMin Osterville, Massachusetts (Sat, 01 Nov 2014 18 )
Princess Savannah's Birthday Party


Hear Ye! Hear Ye!

Her Majesty Princess Savannah of the House of Sandefer

Request your presence

At the royal celebration of her birth!

 

Maggiano’s Little Italy

4 Columbus Ave

Boston, Ma.

Saturday October 18th

5:00 PM – 10:00 PM

 

Please come dressed in your princess best

 

Please RSVP to the Queen

857-869-5688

lsandefer2@gmail.com



When: Oct 18, 2014 7 PM to Oct 19, 2014 10 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19 )
Leader Mortgage Homebuyer Workshop



When: Oct 22, 2014 6 PM to Oct 22, 2014 8 PMin Arlington, Massachusetts (Wed, 22 Oct 2014 18 )
Artisans of WMass Fall Craft Show

LOVE TO SHOP FOR LOCALLY MADE ART AND CRAFTS? THEN DON'T MISS ARTISANS OF WESTERN MASS FALL SHOW ON SUNDAY OCTOBER FIFTH NEXT TO YANKEE CANDLE IN DEERFIELD. ARTISANS OF WESTERN MASS WILL SHOWCASE FIFTY AREA CRAFTPERSONS  AND THEIR FINELY-MADE CREATIONS INCLUDING CERAMICS, ORGANIC BODY PRODUCTS, HAND CARVED WOOD, FUSED GLASS, UPCYCLED ACCESSORIES, AND MORE.  SHOP LOCAL AND FIND WHAT YOU LOVE



When: Oct 5, 2014 10 AM to Oct 5, 2014 5 PMin South Deerfield, Massachusetts (Sun, 05 Oct 2014 10 )
Boston Careerathon by Mondo

Imagine yourself at Mondo.

Do you have what it takes to be an Agent of Change?

Are you smart, energetic and aggressive? Are you a catalyst of your future, learning forward into your career? Do you thrive in the company of people who strive to do something, make something, be something? It's time to join Mondo.

We are seeking smart, driven and like-minded individuals to join our sales and recruiting teams.

See our culture first hand, converse with senior leaders, and meet our team at our Mondo Careerathon.Check out our Culture Video Below:



When: Nov 5, 2014 5 PM to Nov 5, 2014 6 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 05 Nov 2014 17 )
Boston OneStart Launch
Come and learn more about the world’s largest Biotech Business Plan Competition/Accelerator Program at our Official Boston Launch Event


Speakers include John Lacey from Johnson & Johnson Innovation, John Daley (OneStart Director) and others.


SR One and OBR are calling all young innovators to come to the OneStart 2015 launch event, to be held at the Johnson & Johnson Innovation Center. OneStart's mission is to help top young researchers to realize their innovative ideas advancing healthcare. The winner will receive $150k, free lab space, and ongoing business advice from top industry professionals.

Registration is free and compulsory (security reasons at J&J Innovation Center)


Program (Thursday 23rd October 2014):

  • 18:00 – Registration opens
  • 18:30 – Official presentation from the OneStart organisers and Q&A session
  • 19:00 – Networking session, during which you can speak directly with healthcare industry representatives, investors, the organisers of OneStart, and also other entrepreneurs to complement your team


Who should attend?

  • science/medical students (and researchers) interested in spinning out their research or commercialising their great ideas
  • business students keen to get actively involved with the science community
  • IT specialists and engineers - are you a keen coder? Are you able to help someone constructing their device?
  • anyone interested in entrepreneurship


About the OneStart competition:

Applications are open from 1st October until 1st December 2014. We welcome applications from individuals or teams (up to 6 team members). We encourage you to recruit other scientists, engineers, business students, lawyers, and anyone else with talent and motivation to execute a great idea, so don’t forget to browse through our co-founders hub. We welcome ideas at all stages of development.

Our 35 semi-finalists will be directly mentored by experienced industry professionals, connected with venture capital, pharmaceutical, and biotech executives, and invited to attend a Business Bootcamp in London with workshops from our global sponsors, including SR One (the corporate venture capital arm of GSK), Johnson & Johnson Innovation, Roche, McKinsey, and others. OneStart will be open to applicants under 36 (as of 31st December 2014).

For more details about the OneStart competition see: www.oxbridgebiotech.com/onestart/



When: Oct 23, 2014 6 PM to Oct 23, 2014 9 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 23 Oct 2014 18 )
Cultivating your Career-What comes next in your Biotech career

The Bioscience Network Presents:
Cultivating your Career-What's next in your Biotech career


Date & Location
October 23, 2014

Location: Biogen Idec

14 Cambridge Center, Building 8, Cambridge, MA

 

Event Description

In the “middle” of your career?  Considering next steps? (e.g. management vs. senior individual contributor paths, shifting gears/culture from a big company to a small company or vice versa?, looking at other functions/roles?, etc.).

TBN is excited to present its first Roundtable Event, featuring a broad spectrum of 10-15 notable speakers across a number of industry disciplines (Senior Executives, Hiring Managers, HR Leaders, Executive Coaches, & External Recruiters), who will share their experiences, perspectives, and strategies on how they navigated the complex task of managing their careers, the decisions they faced along the way, and what they learn from others. 

Come interact with these industry leaders in a dynamic format where you will sit down in small groups to hear their perspectives on career management and ask questions before rotating to the next speaker.

Agenda 
5:30-6:15pm: Cocktails, Hors d'oeuvres, Networking 

6:15-6:30: Speaker Introductions

6:30-8:00: Roundtable Sessions

 

Speakers Include:

Jim Weissman, Chief Business Officer, Dicerna Pharmaceuticals

 

Jo Viney, Vice President, Immunology, Biogen Idec

 

Steve Schiavo, Senior Director, Human Resources, Vertex Pharmaceuticals


Jerald Novak, Senior Director, Human Resources, Biogen Idec


Strat Sherman, Accompli, (One of the top rated Executive Coaches in the US)

 

The Bioscience Network (TBN) 
Where you are the future of life sciences

 

TBN is a non-profit organization providing networking and professional growth to individuals in the Bioscience industries.



When: Oct 23, 2014 5 PM to Oct 23, 2014 8 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17 )
Halloween Costume Crawl Boston 2014

Welcome back for our 4th straight Halloween costume crawl in amazing downtown faneuil hall.....

 

Last year was our most successful one yet with over 2k people in attendance!!!!!

This year we NEED to top it!!!!!

 

The costume crawl takes place in historic faneuil hall........ featuring roughly 15 of bostons best bars offering everything from $1 beers to 5c wing appetizers ALL DAY......

Your ticket will gain you free entry to every bar throughout the entire day and entire night.......

- no cover (day or night)

-discounted/free appetizers

-cheap beers

 

For the 3rd straight year we will be giving away $500 cash to the 2 best costumes............

3 o clock pm..... we will have a live audience vote at the WILD ROVER for the best male and female costumes each taking home $250 cash!!!!

You will also recieve a ticket upon admission and during that live contest at 3, we will be drawing those tickets and giving away celtics,pats tickets.... dinner for 2 in bostons greatest dinners.... spooky world free admissions , and tons of more giveaways......

ALSO MOST IMPORTANT:  If you have a large group of friends 15-20+ we will offer you a free limo ride to and from the event for free (tip not included) as our way of thanking you for making it out...... (Great for birthdays, college groups)

 

 

 

VOTED BOSTON MAGAZINES BEST PUB CRAWL OF 2012 AND 2013 PERIOD, JOIN US FOR WHAT IS ONLY GROWING BETTER AND BETTER EVERY YEAR FOR THE BEST PUB CRAWL HOPEFULLY OF 2014 AS WELL!

ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE EMAIL :    BOSTONPARTYCRAWL@GMAIL.COM



When: Oct 18, 2014 12 PM to Oct 19, 2014 2 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12 )
Teleclass: Communicating with Your Nanny

Join Mommybites and CareAcademy.co as they walk you through some strategies for good communication between parents and nannies!

Whether it’s your nanny, daycare provider, or the Saturday night babysitter, life can get crazy enough that we forget the importance of good communication with our caregiver.

Open and honest communication between the nanny and parent not only makes for a smoother day, but it is also important for the children’s wellbeing. Honing communication skills makes both the parent’s and nanny’s job easier and paves the way to a true partnership in raising the children.

In this teleclass, we have both a noted nanny and trusted parent consultant, who will provide some strategies for forging a healthy parent-nanny relationship

We will discuss:

  • How to have a difficult discussion about those really sensitive issues?
  • The best approaches for communication between parents and  nannies
  • Tools and Tips to make communication easier throughout the day,
  • An easy to make contract you can use to avoid most issues that arise within a nanny/family relationship

 

Nannies and parents are welcome to this discussion.

*Dial-in information sent upon completing your registration.

Not sure if you can make the teleclass? Don’t worry! Everyone who registers will receive a link to the taped call, so be sure to sign up.

Kellie Geres served on the International Nanny Association (INA) board of directors for over 10 years in numerous positions, and in 1997, she was named INA Nanny of the Year. Kellie is the current president of the Domestic Estate Managers Association (DEMA) DC Chapter. She is also past president of Association of DC Area Nannies (ADCAN), the longest running nanny support group in the country. Kellie maintains several industry related blogs including www.nannygroups.com, www.NNRW.org and is part of the Development Team of Regarding Nannies, and a trusted advisor to SitterCycle.com.

Debbie Farr received her Ph.D. in family studies and human development and has worked in various parent and family related capacities for over 30 years. Through her new company, Flourishing Families, Debbie offers one-to-one parent and family consultations as well as workshops and trainings for parents and professionals. Debbie has worked as a director for a family resource center, worked in numerous school districts throughout the country, as well as taught at the university level and is currently working with SitterCycle’s positive discipline strategies.



When: Oct 9, 2014 12 PM to Oct 9, 2014 1 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12 )
Sunday Assembly VIII

Come together for a little over an hour of live music, singing, laughing, community, interesting speakers, and tea & cake! Best of all - everyone's welcome, and it's all free!

This month, our speaker is Justina Walford. Please stay tuned for more information! :]

 If anyone is interested in volunteering or participating in a Sunday Assembly Boston event, please let us know! We're always looking for readers, speakers, musicians, and "This Much I Know"-ers...

 

Sunday Assembly Boston, Inc. is entirely volunteer-run and donation-supported, and is a registered MA non-profit corporation.



When: Oct 19, 2014 4 PM to Oct 19, 2014 6 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sun, 19 Oct 2014 16 )
The Alp (Sez Ner), Book Reading by Arno Camenisch

Young Swiss author Arno Camenisch writes in both Rhaeto-Romanic and German. He will read excerpts from his novel The Alps in his mother-tongues, German and Rhaeto-Romanic, and discuss the content and his writing with the audience. The read passages will be interactively translated into English. The discussion will take place in English.


Following a slew of unnamed characters in a small village along the Alps, we find that their existence is marked by dangerous work, small dramas, solitude, and alcoholism. The author’s handling of these situations and lives is characterized at all times by affection, surreal humor, and a brilliant ear for the sounds of the setting.

The Alp, the first book in Camenisch’s Sez Ner trilogy, was published in April 2014 by Dalkey Archive Press. The upcoming two—Behind the Station and Last Last Orders—will be published by Dalkey Archive in April 2015. 


"With The Alp, a loose sequence of scenes from everyday life on Alp Stavonas at the foot of Piz Sezner, Arno Camenisch has written perhaps the most unusual book of the season. It is certainly one of the freshest." —Angelika Overath, NZZ


 

Program:

 

6.00 – 6.30 pm:        Arrival of guests and registration

 

6.30 – 6.45 pm:        Words of welcome by Andreas Rufer, swissnex Boston

Introductory remarks by the moderator, Nicole A. Suetterlin, Assistant Professor of Germanic Languages and Literatures, Harvard University

6.45 – 7.30 pm:        Reading by Arno Camenisch / Translation by Denzil Mohammed, followed by moderated Q & A session

 

7.30 – 8.30 pm:        Book signing and networking reception


For more reviews and information visit www.swissnexboston.org 



When: Oct 14, 2014 6 PM to Oct 14, 2014 8 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18 )
Workforce Training Fund Workshop Session - Lawrence

Companies that are ready to apply or are in the process of applying for a Workforce Training Fund General Program Grant are encouraged to attend this 3-hour application workshop.

 

The General Program Training Grant Application Workshop provides a comprehensive review of the general program grant application including:

 

  • discussing what makes for a competitive application;
  • how to develop a successful training plan;
  • measurable grant outcomes;
  • grant terminology; and
  • examples of general program grant application

 

For more information about the Workforce Training Fund Program, visit www.mass.gov/wtfp



When: Oct 17, 2014 8 AM to Oct 17, 2014 11 AMin Lawrence, Massachusetts (Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08 )
Consciousness Class | Boston

Consciousness Class is a guide for the days and weeks of your life. It helps you understand the laws of the universe so you can live in harmony with them – all for the purpose of finding fulfillment and maximizing the opportunities life gives you each week.

$40 for 4 classes

Join us every Monday for insights into the energy of the week. Participate in practical workshops, experience consciousness expanding meditations, and study the spiritual wisdom that gives you real-life advantages.

Power of Kabbalah Level 2 is a pre-requisite for this class.

Venue:

MGH at Charlestown Navy Yard, Building 114, Room D1, 114
16th Street Charlestown, MA 02129
Street and paid parking available, T-accessable.

 Refund Policy:

A full refund may be issued if you need to cancel your attendance before the class/event begins, or within 4 days after the class/event has begun. For an event which includes food and/or drinks, you must cancel at least 48 hours prior the start of the event for a full refund. Refunds will be processed through Eventbrite, and payment will be returned on the original payment method used. Processing will take 5-7 business days from the date of the request.




When: Nov 3, 2014 8:15:00 PM to Nov 3, 2014 9:45:00 PMin Charlestown, Massachusetts
Cost: Ticket sales end at 2pm PT - November 3rd 2014. For more information call 800-522-2252 40.00 true 4 classes 40.00

(Mon, 03 Nov 2014 20:15:00 )
Totally 80's Halloween Costume Bash
Join us for the Totally 80’s Costume Bash

To Benefit the United Way of Tri-County Food Pantries

Re-live the fabulous 80’s to the MAX and dance to the music you love at the Totally 80’s Costume Bash, a high energy costume dance party to benefit the United Way of Tri-County Food Security Programs.

Pull out your legwarmers and Members Only jackets or come as your favorite 80’s celeb. Win fabulous prizes in one of our radical contests for favorite costume, best air guitar player or the moonwalk dance competition.  Nosh on some nibbles provided by us, dance to our DJ's awesome 80's music and have a drink at the casbah,  opps I mean Cash Bar!

All proceeds will benefit the United Way's three food pantries.  So party with a purpose and help feed struggling families.

 

 

FAQs

 

Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?

This is a 21+ event.  ID's will be checked at the door.

 

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Free Parking at the Verve

 

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Questions?  Contact us at (508) 872-3291 or Sandra.Baldi@uwotc.org or www.uwotc.org

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You don't have to bring your printed ticket, but it sure would help!



When: Oct 24, 2014 8 PM to Oct 24, 2014 11:59:00 PMin Natick, Massachusetts
Cost: 40.00 true Totally 80's Costume Bash 40.00

(Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20 )
Jamestown Revival - Nikki Lane, Pete Molinari
This event is 18 and over
Jamestown Revival


Jamestown Revival is a group formed by Jonathan Clay and Zach Chance. After growing tired of a life mining tiger's eye in the foothills of the Texas hill country, they hit the road to conceive a style that could be described as back-porch- folk rock.

When: Nov 12, 2014 9 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: $15 (Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21 )
Vineyard 101 (1/11 and 1/18)
Vineyard 101: Discovering Vineyard

In this two-part afternoon class, Senior Pastor Steve Watson will share who we are, why we do church the way we do, and how to get involved.

You'll also learn about the nature of membership here and have the opportunity to consider joining.

Both sessions include a free lunch.

Dates & Times: Sundays, 1/11 and 1/18, 1-3 pm

Prerequisites: None

Questions: Email Ivy Anthony at 101@bostonvineyard.org

You can see all scheduled Vineyard 101 classes on the Vineyard website at:

http://www.bostonvineyard.org/classesprograms/core/101/



When: Jan 11, 2015 1 PM to Jan 11, 2015 3 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sun, 11 Jan 2015 13 )
Vineyard 101 (4/12 and 4/19)
Vineyard 101: Discovering Vineyard

In this two-part afternoon class, Senior Pastor Steve Watson will share who we are, why we do church the way we do, and how to get involved.

You'll also learn about the nature of membership here and have the opportunity to consider joining.

Both sessions include a free lunch.

Dates & Times: Sundays, 4/12 and 4/19, 1-3 pm

Prerequisites: None

Questions: Email Ivy Anthony at 101@bostonvineyard.org

You can see all scheduled Vineyard 101 classes on the Vineyard website at:

http://www.bostonvineyard.org/classesprograms/core/101/



When: Apr 12, 2015 1 PM to Apr 12, 2015 3 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sun, 12 Apr 2015 13 )
Uplifting for Artlifting ~ Community Shopping Fundraiser

'Women in Cambridge' is doing it again!

Join us this year for a Community Shopping Fundraiser in support of Artlifting whose mission is to empower homeless, disabled, and other disadvantaged individuals through the celebration and sale of their artwork.

10% of all purchases made from 3 - 8pm will be donated to Artlifting and will earn you a raffle entry for some fabulous prizes! Please visit www.artlifting.com for more information about this amazing local community organization.

This event will follow the traditional monthly Meetup format for Women in Cambridge. For more information about Women in Cambridge please visit: www.facebook.com/womenincambridge; www.meetup.com/Women-in-Cambridge/ or womenincambridge.com.

Yummy treats will be served ~ stay tuned for the menu and details about the Raffle Prizes!



When: Nov 17, 2014 3 PM to Nov 17, 2014 8 PMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15 )
Starry Night at Cheng Du Restaurant

Please join us for our own version of this classic image!



When: Nov 3, 2014 7 PM to Nov 3, 2014 10 PMin Stoughton, Massachusetts (Mon, 03 Nov 2014 19 )
Millionaires
When: Oct 20, 2014 7 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit website for price range. (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19 )
Fleur D'Orange's Identity/Identité
Monkeyhouse is thrilled to present Fleur D'Orange's Identity/Identité. In this new piece, Casablanca-based choreographer and dancer Hind Benali explores her personal past and African roots while addressing the culture, history, and gender politics of Morocco. Rich in images and movement, Benali’s new work reflects the complexities of Moroccan life.Identity/Identité is created and performed in collaboration with Franco-Moroccan hip hop dancer,Soufiane Karim. The piece’s soundscape is composed of live and recorded music by multi-instrumentalist Mohcine Imrharn, interwoven with found sounds. Strikingly lyrical calligraphy by artist Yacine Fadhil will be projected on the stage and dancers. Additional video imagery by Benali documents shrines, stories of elderly Moroccans about their youth, and sounds of the traditional markets to conjure and share environments that have formed her life and those of her forbearers.The presentation of Fleur D’Orange is part of Center Stage, an initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, produced by the New England Foundation for the Arts in cooperation with the U.S. Regional Arts Organizations, with additional support from the Robert Sterling Clark Foundation and the Asian Cultural Council. General Management for Center Stage is provided by Lisa Booth Management, Inc.

When: Oct 19, 2014 5 PM to Oct 19, 2014 8 PMin Somerville, Massachusetts (Sun, 19 Oct 2014 17 )
11/22/14 Public Taiko Workshop for Beginners

Introduction to Japanese Taiko Drumming

Want to try out this engaging, dynamic art form in a no-pressure environment?

Bring a friend or bring a group of friends! Designed as an engaging social activity, this one time worskhop will focus on learning some of the basics of taiko drumming and having fun! We'll give some background on the art form, tell you a little about the instruments, get you warmed up with some stretches, give an overview on how to stand and hold your bachi (drum sticks), then teach you some basic patterns to a song!

You won't be lost if it's your first time because there is no pre-requisite, and the emphasis will be on recreation and play. Bring a water bottle, comfy clothes to move around in, and a curious, eager mindset. Shoes are not allowed in studio.

If this date sells out, most likely we will offer this workshop monthly. Check our website for registration links. www.TheGenkiSpark.org. If you have questions feel free to contact Karen at Karen@TheGenkiSpark.org or 617-308-4900.

Space is limited. No refunds for no shows. If a cancellation is made within 10 days of the workshop, a class credit may be applied toward a future workshop. If a cancellation happens with less than 10 days notice, a class credit will be offered only if the spot is filled.



When: Nov 22, 2014 6 PM to Nov 22, 2014 8 PMin Brookline, Massachusetts (Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18 )
12/13/14 Public Taiko Workshop for Beginners

Introduction to Japanese Taiko Drumming

Want to try out this engaging, dynamic art form in a no-pressure environment?

Bring a friend or bring a group of friends! Designed as an engaging social activity, this one time worskhop will focus on learning some of the basics of taiko drumming and having fun! We'll give some background on the art form, tell you a little about the instruments, get you warmed up with some stretches, give an overview on how to stand and hold your bachi (drum sticks), then teach you some basic patterns to a song!

You won't be lost if it's your first time because there is no pre-requisite, and the emphasis will be on recreation and play. Bring a water bottle, comfy clothes to move around in, and a curious, eager mindset. Shoes are not allowed in studio.

If this date sells out, most likely we will offer this workshop monthly. Check our website for registration links. www.TheGenkiSpark.org. If you have questions feel free to contact Karen at Karen@TheGenkiSpark.org or 617-308-4900.

Space is limited. No refunds for no shows. If a cancellation is made within 10 days of the workshop, a class credit may be applied toward a future workshop. If a cancellation happens with less than 10 days notice, a class credit will be offered only if the spot is filled.



When: Dec 13, 2014 6 PM to Dec 13, 2014 8 PMin Brookline, Massachusetts (Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18 )
Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed Teacher Workshop

Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed Teacher Workshop

Saturday, October 18 | 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. | Grades 3 - 12

Join Museum educators to learn about our newest temporary exhibition and begin planning a field trip to Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed. Preview the exhibition and learn about related Museum resources, including Tales of the Maya Skies Planetarium show that will support your curriculum goals.

In Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed, students will explore the achievements of this ancient civilization and learn how science and archaeology can help us build our understanding of the past. Immerse yourself in the daily life and culture of ancient Maya, and discover how science and engineering informed advances in mathematics, astronomy, agriculture, and even the creation of one of the first written languages!

In addition, after the workshop, all participants are invited to participate in the Museum's annual Archaeology Fair to explore related resources for the classroom from multiple institutions. Our staff will also provide an overview of the Educator Resource Center services and programs, emphasizing support for teachers as learners.

Registration is limited to Teacher Partners and is required at least one week in advance. Free parking is available for this workshop.

More about the Teacher Partner Program:

To become a Teacher Partner or to renew your partnership, visit mos.org/teacher-partners to create an online login and register for the program. If you are registering for the first time, please email library@mos.org to get your Teacher Partner number. You will need this number to register for the event.

Not Eligible for the Teacher Partner Program?

There are a limited number of spaces available for participants that are not eligible for the Teacher Partner Program. Please email library@mos.org. One of our staff members will assist you. 

 




When: Oct 18, 2014 9 AM to Oct 18, 2014 12 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09 )
20th Annual Dickens Festival Crafter / Vendor Application
The Dickens Festival
Vendor / Crafter  ApplicationAll Souls Church of Braintree

 

The 20th Annual Dickens Holiday Festival will be held at All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church at 196 Elm Street in Braintree, MA on Saturday, November 22, 2014, from 10 AM to 3 PM.


The Dickens Holiday Festival has become a major event in the community as it kicks off the season in grand style.

 
We welcome vendors of handcrafted items only for our craft marketplace. We may request a sample of items to be sold before accepting your vendor application. (Vendors who do not have handmade items to sell are welcome to rent table space at our Annual Plant and Yard Sale held in the spring.)



All sellers are encouraged to dress in period costume.  (Think Dickens, Think A Christmas Carol, Think Oliver).   Costume ideas:  a top hat, mop hat or bonnet, white frilly blouse or shirt, colorful vest.  Your costume need not be extravagant.  However, pictures will be taken and recognition for the best vendor costume and market stall will be publicized on our web site.  (Good exposure for your business!)  


The Dickens Festival will be advertised in the Boston Globe, Patriot Ledger, Braintree Forum, Patch.com, Boston.com, YELP.com, on local cable access television, in the BELD Bright Ideas newsletter sent out to Braintree households with their electric bill, on a sign in front of the church as well as signage throughout Braintree and neighboring cities and towns.

 
All tables and table tops are 72”x 30” (6 foot) banquet size.  All vendors will be in our church sanctuary (Old English Marketplace). Most tables are table tops set in place on the tops of our pews. Some are standard banquet tables.  See below.  Setup will begin at 8 AM the day of the festival and the Friday night prior from 7 PM until 9 PM.  Handicap accessible restroom available. Refreshments are available for purchase.  No smoking allowed in the building.


Spaces are assigned upon receipt of payment with online reservation or upon receipt of check. First come, first served.   All receipts from vendor sales are the property of the vendor. No percentage of vendor sales is taken by All Souls.


Vendor / Crafter Space Price List

The marketplace diagram below shows space locations 

Please read carefully before choosing your space.  We ask that you pick out three tables, listing your favorite space first. 

First payment received will claim the space.  

If all your choices are unavailable, we will contact you. 


$45   Standard six foot table space (#4, #6, #7 through #15,  and #17) - no electricity  These table tops are set up on the tops of the pews and are about 'chest height'


$50   Standard six foot table space with access to electricity - bring heavy extension cord (#3, #5, #16, #18, #22 / piano top) Table tops are set up on the tops of the pews and are about 'chest height' with the exception of #22 which is the top of our piano


$55 Prime location with our six foot table  (#1) Our standard banquet table just inside the entrance to the Olde English Marketplace  - no electricity


$60  Prime locations with our six foot table  (#2 and 21) Our standard banquet table just inside the entrance to the Olde English Marketplace with access to electricity - bring heavy extension cord


Special Spaces


$65  Prime corner location (#20) at the other door to the church with our six foot table plus room for your smaller table and vertical display - no electricity

 

$75  Prime corner location (#19) at the other door to the church with two of our six foot tables plus room for vertical display with electricity - bring heavy extension cord

 

This year we are providing all banquet size tables or table tops.


Anticipate an email acknowledging receipt of your online application in addition to your paypal /eventbrite.   If you do not hear back from us within 24 hours of submitting your online application, please call:  781 843-1388.  Vendor questions may be directed to Bob and Deb, Chairs of the Dickens Festival.  office @ allsoulsbraintree dot org

 

FAQs

 

What can/can't I sell at the Dickens Festival?

Home made, handcrafted items are what the Olde English Marketplace features.  In fairness to other crafters, please understand that we cannot allow consigned items without seeing them and knowing who makes them to insure they are handmade.  Our focus is on providing a venue for hand crafters. 

Tee-Shirts and sweat shirts - the only tee shirts and sweat shirts allowed are those hand - painted or hand - screen printed by the vendor.  Mass produced, printed shirts cannot be accepted.  We will ask to see samples of any such item before renting a vendor space.  Again, our focus is on providing a venue for hand crafters. 

We have a limit on the number of crafters selling jewelry.

Food items are not being accepted this year.

 

Can I apply for a vendor space via postal mail?

Crafters / vendors may apply for a space at the Dickens Festival.  There is a form you can download http://www.allsoulsbraintreechurch.org/dickens-festival-vendor--crafter-info.html      and print out on our website  or by mailing your name, address, phone number, craft description, business name if any, and space choices along with a check, to

All Souls Braintree  ATTENTION:  DICKENS  196 Elm Street  Braintree, MA  02184

Be sure to let us know what items you are selling and list three space choices. 

We are not responsible for mail that does not reach us and cannot hold spaces for someone who promises to send payment. First payment received holds the space.  There is a $25 fee for all checks returned due to insufficient funds and the space may be given to another vendor.  


Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Send emails to the office at office@alloulsbraintree dot org

Call 781 843-1388

 



When: Nov 22, 2014 8 AM to Nov 22, 2014 3 PMin Braintree, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sat, 22 Nov 2014 08 )
The Annual Lincoln Autumn Gala

It's the 2nd annual Melrose Autumn Gala hosted by the Lincoln School PTO! Enjoy an evening at the Casino in downtown Melrose. 

Learn how to play Black Jack, Craps, Texas Hold'em and more.

Cash bar, hors d'oeuvres, DJ, and dancing.

Exciting grand prizes and many opportunities to win gift cards to local businesses.

 



When: Nov 14, 2014 7 PM to Nov 14, 2014 11 PMin Melrose, Massachusetts (Fri, 14 Nov 2014 19 )
Winter Investor Roundtable

Prominent Boston investors will discuss the current investment climate, recent trends, and what they look for in potential investments.

Panelists to be announced.

Doors will open for networking at 9:30am. 

This program is part of McCarter & English’s ongoing series at CIC on legal and business topics for entrepreneurs and emerging companies.  Programs are held once or twice each month and are open to members of the CIC and their guests, as well as to the greater Boston entrepreneurial community.  Contact: Benjamin Hron, 617-449-6584, bhron@mccarter.com, @HronEsq 

About the McCarter & English Emerging Companies Group

McCarter’s Emerging Companies Group is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs build and finance their businesses. The group is composed of tech-savvy lawyers who have helped build, grow, sell and take public companies across the full spectrum of businesses, including Internet, software, medical devices, new media, life sciences, cleantech, healthcare, consumer products, biotechnology, retail, e-commerce, entertainment, financial services, insurance and telecom.



When: Dec 3, 2014 9 AM to Dec 3, 2014 11 AMin Cambridge, Massachusetts (Wed, 03 Dec 2014 09 )
Crooked Still
When: Nov 29, 2014 7 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Sat, 29 Nov 2014 19 )
Single-Color Screen Printing: One Day Introduction OCTOBER 11

Description:

Ever wanted to make your own custom t-shirt, tote bag, sticker, poster, or greeting card? In this one day intensive introduction to screen printing, you'll learn all the basics and by the end of the day create a screen using your artwork and print a one-color design on your choice of t-shirts or paper.

Class Goals:

Students will learn all they need to start screen printing at home or in the Asylum's print studio. After an informational overview, students will dive right in to hands-on work so that by the end of the workshop they leave with their own printed products as well as the skills to print on their own.

Prerequisites:

Students should be prepared with designs/artwork you'd like to print to send in pdf form to the instructor. No previous screen printing experience required. Students must be at least 18 years of age.

Materials:

Students should bring their own materials to print on for their final project -- t-shirt, tote bag, paper, etc. -- and a $10 materials fee, payable to the instructor, to cover consumables. The instructor will provide materials for test prints and screens and ink, though students have the option of bringing their own.

Instructor Biography:

Erik Heumiller is a video editor, cartoonist and printmaker. His print experience comes from his years working in a T-shirt shop. He's currently hard at work fulfilling orders for his successful Kickstarter project the Magnet Comic, but he still likes to squeeze in some print time whenever he's got a spare moment.

Event Time:

This one-day session will run Saturday, October 11, 11AM-4PM.

 

REFUNDS: We offer full refunds for any class cancellations more than one week in advance of the class start date. After that point refunds are contingent upon the Asylum being able to fill the seat. No refunds whatsoever are offered for same-day cancellations. To request a refund for a class, please fill out this form.

CANCELLATIONS: Your class may be cancelled if too few people register. A decision will be made a few days before the class is scheduled to run, and you will be notified of the cancellation and your registration refunded in full.



When: Oct 11, 2014 11 AM to Oct 11, 2014 4 PMin Somerville, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Sat, 11 Oct 2014 11 )
Organization 2025: The Innovation Workplace

Innovation is the future of your company.The existing and emerging talent represents the most diverse pool we have ever seen. To thrive, leaders in companies need to engage their colleagues.

    1. Hear from key thought leaders including MIT's Otto Scharmer.

    2. Experience a unique workshop model designed to inspire new solutions.

    3. Collaborate and interact with others developing solutions.

    4. Bring yourself and/or 3-4 of your leaders.

    5. Return with workplace innovation experiments.

November 6 - 8. Register today.

$499 per person. Discounts for groups.

  • A panel of voices from the emerging workplace will bring alive the challenges and opportunities, including a view from Greg Goldner, Emmy-award winning Millennial Hustler.
  • Rick Lent, author of Meetings that Work and globally known specialist in effective meetings, carefully designed this workshop with Suffolk's CICL leaders. It applies proven techniques for inspiring and enabling participation leading to proposal development in a short, two-day experience.
  • Carefully integrated innovation stories from Eastern Bank, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, and Nypro (2014 GLIC award winner) who transformed the medical industry from glass and steel to clean plastics.
  • Participants will experience market-leading innovation software from Imaginatik.


Learn more at www.envisionorg.org or register today!

Sponsors:



When: Nov 6, 2014 3 PM to Nov 8, 2014 12 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15 )
An Introduction to Wine Tasting

Confused about wine choices? The world of wine and wine tasting does not have to be intimidating This class will provide a foundation of knowledge that will help in your future enjoyment of wine and will enhance your wine experience, while you learn the basics in evaluating wines. Class will be structured around tasting wines from major producing areas. Join us to learn how to distinguish between wine styles, grape varieties and regions. In addition, there will be information on food and wine pairing. 5 to 8 wines will be served. Each participant will receive a $10 Vin Bin Gift Card.



When: Sep 30, 2014 7 PM to Sep 30, 2014 8 PMin Marlborough, Massachusetts (Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19 )
Fishbone
When: Sep 25, 2014 8 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20 )
Boston Cares 11th Annual Awards

Join us for this energy-filled reception recognizing Boston Cares' outstanding community volunteers, community partners, and corporate friends who are making a difference in Greater Boston. The Annual Awards is a special event celebrating top volunteers who are receiving the President's Volunteer Service Award and other key recognition. This event will showcase volunteers' committment and benefit Boston Cares, the largest mobilizer of volunteers in New England.  For more information, visit http://www.bostoncares.org/awards



When: Oct 21, 2014 6 PM to Oct 21, 2014 9 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing. (Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18 )
Shakey Graves
When: Oct 24, 2014 8 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20 )
Blake Mills
When: Sep 30, 2014 7 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19 )

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