Thursday, March 7, 2013
A quick look at what you need to see, do and know on March 7 in Lexington.
1. Lexington Laughter Club: Not only is it a thing, it's a thing that meets at 6 p.m. tonight at First Parish. 2. Today in Public Meetings: According to the town website, public meetings posted for today include the ad hoc School Transportation and Safety Study Committee at 9 a.m. at the school administration building, the Commission on Disability at 5:45 p.m. at Cary Hall, the Diamond Middle School Council at 6:30 p.m. at the middle school, the Historic Districts Commission at 7 p.m. at the Town Office Building, the Special Education Advisory Council at 7:30 p.m. at Lexington High and the Appropriation Committee at 7:30 p.m. at Cary Hall. 3. Reading the Bible from Start to Finish: At 8 p.m. tonight at Temple Emunah, the temple's study …
Friday, January 11, 2013
A quick look at what you need to see, do and know on Jan. 11 in Lexington.
1. Billy Dalwin Pre-School of Temple Emunah Open House: Families interested in learning more about the school and its Kaytana summer program can tour the school, visit the classrooms and meet the teachers from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at Temple Emunah. 2. Today in Public Meetings: According to the town website, there are no public meetings posted for today. 3. Talking with Kids about Intimacy, Desire, and Sex with Sharon Maxwell: Want to learn how to help your kids navigate through childhood in a society which encourages immediate gratification of our desires? At 7 p.m. tonight at the Waldorf School, Sharon Maxwell, awarding-winning author and practicing psychologist, will give an interactive talk on the subject. Costs $15. 4. Like Us on Facebook…
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
A quick look at what you need to see, do and know today in Lexington.
1. Israeli Artisan and Jewelry Expo: Today's the last day to check out the Bar Kocva Israeli Artisan and Jewelry Expo, which has been at Temple Emunah since Sunday. Open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. today features the works of more than 45 Israeli artists and 2000 different works of art. 2. Free Family Flu Clinic: For Lexington residents ages 9 and older is scheduled for 5 to 7 p.m. today at the Katahdin Woods Apartment Complex's Main Office/ Clubhouse at 1 Katahdin Drive. 3. Today in Public Meetings: Accoding to the town website, public meetings posted for today include the Council on Aging at 3 p.m. today at the Lexington Senior Center, the Town Celebrations Committee at 5 p.m. at Cary Hall, the Cary Library Trustees at 5 p.m. at Cary Memorial…
Friday, September 7, 2012
A roundup of five things to do this weekend.
It’s Friday, and you’ve been working for the weekend. So Patch is coming to the rescue with some of your best bets for spending your done-work-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities you'll want to take part in this weekend in Lexington, Concord and beyond. 1. Munroe Center for the Arts Open House Where/When: Munroe Center for the Arts, 1403 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington; 10 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 8 Why Go: It's an open house at the Munroe Center for the Arts. In the Ceramics Studio, Carmela Goguen and friends and students will be having their annual Throw-a-Thon to make bowls for the December charity event, Empty Bowls. The rest of the building will be open with representation by the Dance Inn, Lexington School of Ballet, …
Thursday, April 19, 2012
Lexington's alarm letter, a Holocaust memorial program, jazz concert and more today in Lexington.
1. Lexington Alarm Letter Display: On this morning in 1775 was the start of the American Revolution, and the Lexington Alarm letter, drafted April 19, 1775, is on display today at the National Heritage Museum in Lexington. Check it out. 2. Holocaust Memorial Program: Facing History and Ourselves and Lexington Choruses unite at 7:30 p.m. tonight for the Temple Emunah Holocaust Remembrance Program. The program will focus on issue of personal responsibility in combating intolerant behavior with the potential to make a difference. 3. Philippe LeJeune, France’s master of boogie woogie jazz and blue, in Concert: Philippe LeJeune will be performing his special touch on the ivories at 7:30 p.m. tonight at Lexington's Follen Community Church with …
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Facing History and Ourselves and Lexington Choruses unite for the Holocaust Remembrance Program.
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
The following press release was provided on behalf of Temple Emunah. Temple Emunah will hold its Holocaust Remembrance (Yom HaShoah) Program on Thursday, April 19, at 7:30 p.m. While in previous years, programs have focused on the past, this year, we will bring ourselves to the present: What should be our own active response to the Shoah? The program will be based upon the work of Facing History and Ourselves, an organization that believes that education is the key to combating bigotry and nurturing democracy. They work with educators to improve their effectiveness in the classroom, as well as their students' academic performance and civic learning. Through a rigorous investigation of the events that led to the Holocaust, as well as other …