Special Dates & Events

Save the dates! Mark your calendars! Here are some notable dates and social gatherings you wouldn't want to miss. To get published on this site, please submit event details and images to aloha@harvardscholar.org.

 
2017 May 31

Morning Bootcamp (Mon & Wed)

Date: 

Repeats every week on Monday, Wednesday until Mon Oct 30 2017 except Mon May 29 2017, Mon Sep 04 2017, Mon Oct 09 2017.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 6:30am

Location: 

The Plaza

Plaza Bootcamp (Photo via Harvard Common Spaces)

Plaza mind-body activities: Weekly bootcamp from April to October on Mondays and Wednesdays

In partnership with the Harvard Center for Wellness, Harvard Common Spaces offers a variety of FREE weekly wellness activities for the community outdoors on the Plaza. For high intensity programs we offer early morning bootcamp and weekly Zumba classes. To develop your inner tranquility, check out the weekly Qigong, and Tai Chi classes. All activities are free and no sign-ups are required.

For a complete list of the wellness program, please visit commonspaces.harvard.edu/calendar.

Get an early start on Mondays and Wednesdays with free bootcamp on the Plaza.

 
2017 May 31

Chair Massage Therapy (May to Oct)

Date: 

Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Oct 25 2017 .
Wednesday, May 31, 2017, 12:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

The Plaza

Chair Massage Therapy @ The Plaza

Calendar Event Date: May to October

Relax and unwind with complimentary 10-minute chair massage therapy sessions by the Harvard Center for Wellness. Massage can be a key component of managing stress effectively and leading a balanced life.

Date of Event:
May 2017 to October 2017

Event Time:
Available on select Wednesdays throughout the year from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Plaza Chair Massage Therapy offers you a great chance to try it out during your lunchtime! The complete list of wellness programs are available at commonspaces.harvard.edu/calendar.

 
2017 Jun 01

Group Meditation on Thursday Afternoons

Date: 

Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Aug 31 2017 .
Thursday, June 1, 2017, 12:30pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Smith Campus Center, 6th Floor, Resource Room, 75 Mount Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138

Weekly Group Meditation

Weekly drop-in group meditation at The Center for Wellness with Amanda Ayers

Come once or come weekly to this informal gathering. Everyone is welcome – no prior meditation experience is necessary! We will practice 20 minutes of meditation, which will include loving kindness meditation, breath meditation, body scan, and more!

Thursdays from 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
75 Mt. Auburn Street, 6th Floor, Resource Room, Smith Campus Center
June 1 - August 31
Fee: FREE (drop-ins welcome)

Please arrive promptly at 12:30 p.m. Meditation will start at 12:35 p.m. To help us communicate if class must be cancelled or relocated, please register through the Center for Wellness event website to provide your name and email address.

For more information and updates, please visit the Harvard University Health Services Center for Wellness.

If you prefer an early start to your moment of zen,
there are Tuesday morning sessions available.

 
2017 Jun 05

Morning Bootcamp (Mon & Wed)

Date: 

Monday, June 5, 2017, 6:30am

Location: 

The Plaza

Plaza Bootcamp (Photo via Harvard Common Spaces)

Plaza mind-body activities: Weekly bootcamp from April to October on Mondays and Wednesdays

In partnership with the Harvard Center for Wellness, Harvard Common Spaces offers a variety of FREE weekly wellness activities for the community outdoors on the Plaza. For high intensity programs we offer early morning bootcamp and weekly Zumba classes. To develop your inner tranquility, check out the weekly Qigong, and Tai Chi classes. All activities are free and no sign-ups are required.

For a complete list of the wellness program, please visit commonspaces.harvard.edu/calendar.

Get an early start on Mondays and Wednesdays with free bootcamp on the Plaza.

 
2017 Jun 05

Job Seekers Drop-In Group Sessions (Mondays)

Date: 

Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Jun 19 2017 except Mon Jan 16 2017, Mon Feb 20 2017, Mon May 29 2017.
Monday, June 5, 2017, 11:00am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Avenue, Allston, MA 02134

Road to Success

Job seekers drop-in group sessions

Unemployed? Feeling uncertain about what to do next? Avoid the “Monday blues” by having some place to go every week for encouragement and support.

Every Monday, beginning January 9, (with the exception of legal holidays observed on Mondays), join fellow job seekers at the Harvard Ed Portal to share thoughts, relevant experiences and innovative job search strategies.

The group will have a limited number of spaces, so please reserve your spot ahead of time by calling 617-496-5022 or registering through Eventbrite.

Come once or whenever you are able to join us. Although there is no obligation to do so, the more often you participate, the stronger the group becomes and the more you successful your own plan of action will become.

For more information and updates, please visit the Harvard Ed Portal Events Page.

 
2017 Jun 06

Farmers' Market at Harvard (Jun 6 to Nov 21)

Date: 

Tuesday, June 6, 2017 (All day) to Tuesday, November 21, 2017 (All day)

Location: 

The Plaza

Farmers Market at HarvardCalendar Event Date: 
June 6, 2017 to November 21, 2017

The Market was founded in 2005, builds community by providing opportunities to buy directly from local farmers, benefits the environment as small-scale farms conserve land, and supports local families by allowing farmers to sell their produce for full price. Hosted on the Plaza each year, the Harvard Farmers' Market is a vital part of Harvard University Dining Services' Food Literacy Project.

The complete list of Harvard Farmers’ Market dates are available at commonspaces.harvard.edu/calendar.

 
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