NewsFeb 1, 2018

5 things to do! February 1-4

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

It’s Super Bowl weekend, and so much more. We're excited to ring in February with some tasty events, civic engagement, literature, sports and more.

Women’s Basketball: Cheer on the Lynx tonight as they face off against Fisher College.
Thursday, Feb. 1, 8PM, Nichols Athletic Center, Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

Closeup of onions, garlic, and shallots at an outdoor farmers' market

Cambridge Winter Farmers Market: Get your produce, dairy, meat, fish and body care products, all while enjoying live music, origami, digital aura imaging and more.
Saturday, 10 AM-2PM, Cambridge Community Center, 5 Callender St.

faculty rachel kadish

Making the Jump: Bringing Characters to Life on the Page: Join Lesley professor and award-winning author Rachel Kadish for a free fiction craft seminar to get tips on good character development.
Saturday, Feb. 3, 10AM, University Hall Room 3-098

Bowls of chili at Harvard Square chili cook off

"Some Like It Hot” Chili Cook-Off: Sample chili from Harvard Square restaurants and vote for your favorite at this free event, all while enjoying the music of Grooversity.
Saturday, Feb. 3, 1-2:30PM, Brattle Plaza, Harvard Square

group of people meeting and talking around a table

People’s State of the Union: Democracy is a dialogue, not a monologue. Contribute your voice and experiences to the People’s State of the Union, organized by Lesley and the Agassiz Baldwin Community.
Sunday, Feb. 4, 2-4PM, Lunder Arts Center Lower Level Commons

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