May 7, 2019, 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM @ McAuliffe Branch
Come sing and play with words, rhyme and puppets at baby lapsit time. Parents can network while babies pick up phonological awareness, one of six foundations of future reading success. This informal program for babies and their parents/caregivers runs about 20 minutes and introduces the pleasures of the library to your baby or toddler.
Ages 0-2 with an adult.
May 7, 2019, 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM @ Framingham Public Library
Expert help with resumes, cover letters, job-search strategies, and more. Every Tuesday. Drop-In - Free & Confidential. For details call 508-532-5570, extension 4361.
May 7, 2019, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM @ Framingham Public Library
If you need help with health insurance, finding shelter or housing, and other basic services, you can talk to SMOC staff in private every Tuesday at the Main Library. All conversations are free and confidential.
May 7, 2019, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM @ REI
Join us to learn basics of hiking, backpacking, camping and paddling with dogs. This class will help you plan a successful hike, camp, or paddle for you and your canine companion. We'll review where to go, what to bring for you and your pup, and what you may encounter on the trail. We'll talk about where to find dog-friendly parks - local, state-wide and nationally. Having the right equipment is critical, so we'll discuss gear, as well as safety and comfort items you'll need to bring along to make a safe, enjoyable hike, camp or paddle for both you and your dog. Learn how to travel on trails with your dog in a way that makes the least impact on the natural area, including wildlife.
May 7, 2019, 7:00 PM @ Barnes & Noble
Join us for our monthly Book Club as we discuss Lost Roses by Martha Hall Kelly. Lost Roses is a sweeping and haunting story about the choices we make to help others - and ourselves. Bring a friend and see you there! Contact your local store or visit bn.com/bookclub for details.
May 7, 2019, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM @ Amazing Things Arts Center
All Levels / 18+
Class Size: Min 6 / Max 10
Students will learn the methods of traditional calligraphy using using dip pens with steel nibs and Sumi ink. Proper pen grip and pen angle are learned first. The provided exemplars will reflect a formal alphabet in the Italic hand and instruction will emphasize the proper construction of these letters with good balance and consistency of spacing and letter slant. Students will also learn to rule their own lines on blank paper and draw letter slant guidelines using rulers and triangles.
Diane, a graduate of Tufts University and the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston Her love of calligraphy was kindled in the early 1980’s when she was given her first fountain pen, and she has continued studying with and learning from the work of master lettering artists from around the world. Her home and calligraphy business are in Framingham.
May 7, 2019, 8:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ Amazing Things Arts Center
The first hour of our Jazz Show & Jam is a concert featuring a host band which varies each week. It includes some of the finest musicians from the area and often featuring great players from NYC and beyond. After the first hour, we open it up to the jammers who get the opportunity to sit in and hone their skills, trading licks with some of the finest players in the area. Some of the best jazz can be heard here any Tuesday night! Come watch or play!!
About the Jam:
The jam balances high level playing with a spirit of welcome and community. Five host bands take turns making your visit to the jam a rewarding and enjoyable experience. Each week a different group and each week a different feel. Here you can hone your skills and trade lick’s with some of the finest players in the area. Whether you’re a pro or a student, you’ll have a great time.
Tickets: $3.00 for Students • $5.00 for Amazing Members • $6 for non-members