Be sure to check out these free events happening in Cambridge!
Tuesday, June 27
Citizenship exam preparation class: 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. June 27, Central Square Library, 45 Pearl Street, Cambridge. This class will prepare students to answer the 100 questions that might be asked for the citizenship exam. The questions cover basic U.S. history, government, geography and civics. (The class does not provide assistance with filling out the application for citizenship.) For more information go to:
Zumba at Magazine Beach Park at 6 p.m. June 27 and July 4, Magazine Beach Park, 719 Memorial Drive, Cambridge. Led by Janice Nieman, licensed Zumba instructor. For more information go to:
Wednesday, June 28
“Symbolism and Expressionism” presentation at 1:45 p.m. on June 28, at Neville Place in Fresh Pond, 650 Concord Avenue, Cambridge. Art Matters will hold a program addressing powerful images from artists Munch, Klimt and Beckmann, among others. For information call 617-497- 8700 or go to:
Warrior Writers Poetry Reading. At 6:30 p.m. on June 28 at the Longfellow House located at 105 Brattle St. Cambridge. The group is a community of military veterans, service members, artists, allies, civilians and healers dedicated to creativity and wellness. Some content may be adult in nature, and the program may not be suitable for children. For information call 617-876-4491 or go to:
Saturday, July 1
Morning Yoga at Magazine Beach Park: 9 a.m. July 1, Magazine Beach Park, 719 Memorial Drive, Cambridge. Led by Jade Sylvan. For information: http://magazinebeach.org/events.
Sunday, July 2
“Honey From the Flower of the World” reading at 3 p.m. on July 2, at the Longfellow House – Washington’s Headquarters National Historic Site, 105 Brattle St. Cambridge. This reading in honor of Henry David Thoreau’s bicentennial will feature acclaimed authors Christina Davis and Jeffrey Harrison. For information call 617-876-4491.
Sunday, July 9
Knit And Yarn Craft Group: 2 to 4 p.m. the first and third Tuesday of each month at the ANC Community Room in North Hall, 1651 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. A friendly group of enthusiasts who will be gathering regularly to knit, crochet and practice yarn crafts in the Agassiz neighborhood.
Intro to Improv: Free classes from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturdays, ImprovBoston Main Theater located at 40 Prospect Street in Cambridge. One of ImprovBoston’s top instructors takes participants of every stripe through the basics of improv in a hands-on workshop.
Food Truck Lunch on Erie Street: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays on the Corner of Erie Street and Sidney Street, Cambridge.
Free Fencing Class: 10 to 11 a.m. every Saturday and Sunday at Olympia Fencing Center, 127 Smith Place, Cambridge. Olympic fencing class. Free, co-ed and open to all ages.