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LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston to Host Sensory-Friendly Event on October 27
LEGOLAND® Discovery Center Boston is hosting a sensory friendly event on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 8:30am – 10:00am. The event will include special modifications including designated quiet areas, lower music and modified lights throughout the attraction. These special adjustments will be made from 8:30am – 10:00am, but once you are inside, you are welcome to stay for as long as you would like. The attraction will open to the public at 10:00 am. Please remember that LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston is a children’s attraction, geared towards ages 3-10 and all adults must be accompanied by a child. For more information please visit: https://boston.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/whats-inside/events/sensory-friendly-event-2/ If you have any specific concerns or would like some more information about the event, you can email LEGOLAND Discovery Center Boston at boston@legolanddiscoverycenter.com.

When: Sat Oct 27, 2018 @ 8:30 am
Cost: $14.95 - $29.95
Where: 598 Assembly Row
Visit: https://boston.legolanddiscoverycenter.com/whats-inside/events/sensory-friendly-event-2/
Somerville OFF ICE Training
When: Sep 28, 2019 12am to Nov 30, 2019 12am in Somerville, MA
DONATIONS ONLY - Chick Singer Night Boston
THIS EVENT PAGE IS FOR DONATIONS ONLY If you can't come to the show or want want to be super generous and also make a donation, you're in the right place! We are a non-profit, so any amount is greatly appreciated to help us cover our cost and enables us to donate more to the benefactor. If you would like to purchase tickets to the show, please go to:https://tickets.burren.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=583 Chick Singer Night Boston Presents Acoustic Sunday Brunch Featuring: Enid Ames Laura Brereton Sharon Sky Sofia Dolan Grace Ferguson Hosted by Jennifer Truesdale & Marcia J. Macres Proceeds to benefit the Music and Youth Initiative (musicandyouth.org), providing accessible, sustainable, high quality music programs so every young person can experience the magic of music.

When: Oct 23, 2019 12:45PM to Dec 31, 2019 11:59PMin Somerville, MA
Cost: 0 - 0 USD
Stock Food at the Elizabeth Peabody House Food Pantry
Sponsored by: Elizabeth Peabody House
Minimum age: 15
For Monday Volunteers: During this volunteer opportunity, the EPH Food Pantry coordinator and volunteers travel via van to the Greater Boston Food Bank to pick up their weekly food order. Volunteers are asked to arrive at the Elizabeth Peabody House Food Pantry office building (275 Broadway, a pink . . .

When: Nov 20, 2019 12pm in Somerville, MA
Catalog Cupping - Counter Culture Boston
This event requires coffee cupping experience; If you have not cupped coffee in a professional setting but you are interested in tasting coffees with us, please join us for one of our Friday morning Tastings at Ten or our Cupping Fundamentals course. Like any agricultural product, once a coffee cherry is picked from a tree it has a limited lifespan. Freshness is a key factor to ensure the highest quality coffee. And so, as seasons change, so do the coffees on our menu.  Our monthly Catalog Cupping gives you a chance to taste every coffee currently on our menu. Cupping coffees side-by-side is not only excellent palate development, but it will also empower you to make informed buying decisions.  cupping experience required

When: Nov 20, 2019 3pm in Somerville, MA
Distribute Food at the Elizabeth Peabody Food Pantry
Sponsored by: Elizabeth Peabody House
Minimum age: 15
During this volunteer opportunity, volunteers assist in facilitating the EPH Food Pantry's weekly distribution from approximately 5pm - 7:30pm every Wednesday. Volunteers are asked to arrive at the EPH Food Pantry (Grant Street entrance) between 4:30pm - 5pm to receive a short orientation from o . . .

When: Nov 20, 2019 4:30PM in Somerville, MA
Free Circuit Hacking Night 2019
Event Time: Circuit Hacking Night is just about every Wednesday night, 6PM - 8PM - please sign up for tickets so we know to expect you! Check the drop down menu for available dates!  Circuit Hacking Night is also supported by a number of other instructors and Artisan's Asylum members! To view more classes taught at Artisan's Asylum, visit us at www.artisansasylum.com/current-classes Classes that you might want to take, if you like Circuit Hacking: Controlling Bigger Things With Electronics (1 session) Hands On Basic Electronics (4 weeks) Wearable Electronics (1 session)     Description: Come play with electronics at Artisan's Asylum! Whether you're a newbie or an experienced hacker, there will be something for you at Circuit Hacking Night. This one night the electronics & robotics lab will be open for FREE -- there will be a free introductory soldering lesson, electronics kits on hand for sale for those who wish to make things, and experienced hackers and engineers around to answer all your questions. Feel free to bring your own projects to work on if you have them! The proceeds of all sales and donations will go directly towards funding maintenance and improvements in the Electronics & Robotics lab of Artisan's Asylum: to buying new equipment, keeping consumables in stock, and towards general upkeep. Class Goals: To learn how to solder, to work on your electronics projects, and to spend time with other hackers and makers. Prerequisites: Participants must be at least 18 years of age. Materials: There will be an assortment of kits available for sale on site from Asylum members, Adafruit, Sparkfun, and Evil Mad Science. You can view a list of available kits here: http://wiki.artisansasylum.com/index.php/Circuit_Hacking_Night#Electronic_Kits_Available Instructor Biography: Andrew Anselmo is a consulting engineer and a member of Artisan's Asylum, one of the biggest maker spaces in the US, and has worked on many different controls, instrumentation, and automation projects for industry as well as many in the arts. He has worked with the Arduino environment on many projects, and has built a few interesting devices around various "flavors" of the Arduino platform to solve real world problems.  He still likes simple projects with transistors. Some of his work and consulting philosophy can be seen at www.clipboardengineering.com. Mike Beach is an Electrical Engineer with many years of experience with the design and debug of electro-optical and high speed analog systems. Some of this work can be seen at www.actinica.com. He has held classes in low-noise analog design for IEEE, has co-taught a robotic design course based on a hybrid Raspberry Pi/Arduino platform in addition to Hands On Basic Electronics at the Asylum and ejoys being an active participant and mentor at the Circuit Hacking night held at the Asylum every Wednesday. ARTISAN'S ASYLUM STUDENT POLICIES   After you buy your ticket here on Eventbrite, please register in Artisan's Asylum's system: https://artisansasylum.com/membership/registration/   Purchase of a ticket expresses acceptance of A2's Refunds and Cancellation policies found here: https://artisansasylum.com/classpolicies/   Attending class FAQ: https://artisansasylum.com/attending-classes/ Support our mission! Donate here: https://artisansasylum.com/donation/   Students: we love getting your feedback! Fill out this form to be heard! 

When: Nov 20, 2019 6pm in Somerville, MA
Skip the Small Talk at Aeronaut
Do you wish you could have more of the kinds of conversations you have late at night where for some reason, you feel safe talking about the things you actually care about? Bring your friends (or come by yourself) and spend your Wednesday night at an event where you know everyone else is there for the same reason. We'll be offering cards with "big talk" conversational questions on them to get you started. Not feeling like answering a particular question? No worries, we have plenty to choose from, like, "When are you the happiest?" "What's one part of your life that you wish you could give more attention to? What's getting in the way of you giving more attention to it?" and, "If you were going to become close friends with me, what would I need to know about you?" We'll give you some structure and ground rules to make sure everyone feels comfortable and safe sharing as much of themselves as possible. We'll strive to provide a space where you can push your comfort zone in talking openly while still feeling in complete control of how much you divulge. Ashley, a phone volunteer at a suicide hotline, will be available to talk if tough subjects come up.  **Close to the beginning of the event, we will organize a PIZZA DELIVERY from Caesar's Pizza and Subs for anyone who wants to order pizza at the event. They have very generously offered us an awesome group discount, so it'll come down to about $1.50 per slice of cheese and $2.00 per slice of pepperoni! Bring cash accordingly! We are not allowed to be directly involved in the ordering process due to city-wide food regulations, but we will help bring together anyone who is interested in ordering food and have an STST volunteer help out. You are also invited to bring your own dinner or eat beforehand or afterward-- no pressure, everyone will be doing their own thing! We will also have an alternative menu available for Momo n Curry if you would like to order something different on your own and don't know much in the area, and you can always order from anyplace you like on your own. Alcohol will be available onsite!** Check-in for this event will begin around 5:30 pm. Please do your best to arrive before 6 pm so we can begin as close to on time as possible. Ready to skip the small talk with us? Grab a suggested donation ticket since entry is on a first come first serve basis-- once we are out of tickets, we will not be able to accommodate folks at the door. Want to keep up with our events? Like us on www.Facebook.com/SkiptheSmallTalk and sign up for our mailing list on www.SkiptheSmallTalk.org to be the first to hear about new Skip the Small Talks!

When: Nov 20, 2019 6pm in Somerville, MA
Painting and Drawing (Open Studio) (2019-11-20 starts at 7:00 PM)
This classes are on-going. Walk ins welcome, but registration is needed because of the limited space. It happens every Tuesday 10-12:30 and Friday 10-12:30. Classes are small for a personal attention. Groups are vibrant and energy wonderful! #art classes #couples #creative date #fun #funtimes #lessons #new3 #pickBy completing this booking request, you acknowledge that this is a request that needs to be confirmed by our Partners. Once verified, you will receive a confirmation email.

When: Nov 20, 2019 6pm in Somerville, MA
New Sounds: Gangspil, a special FREE concert, plus Brian's Child's Christmas in Wales
This is a new series that Burren owners Tommy and Louise and myself as producer of the series, have concocted. It looks to introduce brand new artists to our audience, and maybe try out some new things, while expressing our gratitude to our audience for support over the years. Tickets are required and limited, but FREE with a code. If you have bought tickets to the trad series (specifically) before, but have NOT received a code, send an email to celtic@wgbh.org. So first up in this New Sounds feature.... Gangspil, and A Child's Christmas in Wales We will be presenting Ganspil: A really wonderful group from Denmark. Check out the video and tell me you didn't smile. And as I work on my own telling of Dylan Thomas' Childs Christmas in Wales, you will be my first audience. So great music, pints, shepherd's pie, bon homme, and a classic story, all live, and night where we say thanks. But you need to act soon, so do! Gangspil have toured intensively and played more than 100 shows in North America since 2015! - as well as a good number in other parts of the world. The group has become a well-known name in trad- and folk circles both home in Scandinavia and abroad. In 2016 Gangspil received the "Tradition Award" at the Danish Music Awards (Danish Grammy). The are are delighted to be coming to the Burren and looking forward to playing for you all. The Burren Backroom series is now well established as one of the most sought-after boutique series of trad presentation in the world. It has already created already dozens of memorable, intimate, informal presentations held in a truly atmospheric space which was founded by well-known traditional musicians Tommy McCarthy and Louise Costello in Davis Square, Somerville, MA. Hosted by Brian O'Donovan of A Celtic Sojourn on WGBH radio, these gatherings feature core performers from many aspects of traditional music as well as special guests, and conversations around the music. As is the custom of the Burren, it is anticipated informal and dynamic post concert sessions will be a feature. Tickets prices vary with a $5 discount for WGBH Members. If you are a member, send an e-mail to celtic@wgbh.org and we will send you the code. Seating is VERY limited and these events have been selling out, so get your tickets today!

When: Nov 20, 2019 7:30PM to Nov 20, 2019 9:15PMin Somerville, MA
Cost: 0 - 23 USD
Warren Miller's Timeless
When: Nov 20, 2019 7:30PM in Somerville, MA