NewsDec 14, 2017

5 things to do! December 14-17

A weekly roundup of weekend events on campus and around town.

We're winding down 2017 with our last " 5 things" of the year and these festive happenings are sure to send off the semester in style. See you in January!

Art piece with blue, black and white stripes and twisted shapes.

Fall 2017 BFA Exhibition: Work from our BFA graduates is on view at the Lunder Arts Center through Dec. 17 only so be sure to stop by and catch the opening reception on Thursday, Dec. 14.
Image: Marco Kienle '17.
Thursday, Dec. 14, 6PM, Roberts Gallery

Cambridge mansion covered in snow and decorated for Christmas.

Holiday Open House at the Longfellow Home: Enjoy carols, crafts and refreshments at this local historical site.
Friday, Dec. 15, 4PM, Longfellow House at 105 Brattle Street

Long tables covered with kids toys.

Kids Only Art Sale: The Maud Morgan Arts Center hosts its annual holiday sale for children. Kids (only!) can shop for gifts from $0.25 to $10 with free wrapping and hot chocolate.
Saturday, Dec. 16, 10AM, Maud Morgan Arts Center

Aerial photograph of Kendall Square Skating Rink at night.

Kendall Square Community Skating: The local rink is open daily for the season.
Mid-December through Mid-March, 11AM, Kendall Square

Boston Menorah in front of Boston Public Library.

Boston Menorah Lighting: The City of Boston celebrates the 6th night of Hanukkah with the largest menorah in New England.
Sunday, Dec. 16, 4PM, Copley Square

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