Week of December 4, 2016

December 06, 6:00pm
Enjoy a free, members-only Night at the Harvard Museum of Natural History featuring behind-the-scenes tours, holiday shopping, and extended exhibit hours...
December 06, 6:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes back the cast of America's Test Kitchen for our annual ATK event at the Brattle Theatre...
December 06, 7:00pm
Join a discussion and book signing on how to Plan and Finance Your Family’s College Dreams with two of the nation’s leading experts on college affordability...
December 06, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes prize-winning author SERHII PLOKHY, the Mykhailo Hrushevsky Professor of Ukrainian History at Harvard and the director of the university's Ukrainian Research Institute......
December 06, 8:00pm
Rachel Ries, hailing from the prairies of middle America, crafts sly and compassionate songs for the crooked-hearted. With an electric guitar and piano; a clear voice and steady hand; she deftly pulls listeners in with disarming candor and holds them there with smart and tender poetry...
December 07, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Jeff Steward, director of the Division of Digital Infrastructure and Emerging Technology, and Gavriella Levy Haskell, Technology Fellow, will give today’s gallery talk...
December 07, 6:00pm - 8:00pm
What is the Parenting Journey? A 12 week, 2 hour curriculum, with dinner and child care!...
December 07, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Austrian artist VALIE EXPORT (b. 1940) is one of the most important pioneers in conceptual media art, performance, and film. In this lecture, the artist will discuss her oeuvre, from her early Expanded Cinema works and conceptual photography to her most recent drawings and works in public spaces, as well as future projects...
December 07, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes the award-winning author of Oil on Water, Measuring Time, and Waiting for an Angel HELON HABILA for a discussion of his latest book.....
December 07, 7:00pm
LONELINESS IN THE DIGITAL AGE...
December 07, 7:00pm
LONELINESS IN THE DIGITAL AGE...
December 07, 8:00pm
Edward M. Pickman Concert Hall, 8:00 pm
December 07, 8:00pm
A gifted songwriter whose lyrics paint sometimes witty, often poignant portraits of characters often unaware of how their lives have gone wrong, Freedy Johnston seemingly appeared out of nowhere in the early '90s and quickly established himself as one of the most acclaimed new singer/songwriters of the day...
December 08, 10:00am
We will read the historical fiction novel, Christmas Bells by Jennifer Chiaverini. Christmases past and present are intertwined as the novel moves between Civil War era Boston and the Longfellow family and a modern day teacher in Watertown...
December 08, 12:30pm - 1:00pm
Olivia Crough, a Ph.D. candidate in visual and environmental studies at Harvard University, will give a gallery talk about the exhibition Folding, Refraction, Touch: Modern and Contemporary Art in Dialogue with Wolfgang Tillmans...
December 08, 6:00pm
Maryellen Ruvolo, Professor of Human Evolutionary Biology, Department of Human Evolutionary Biology; Affiliate Member of the Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Harvard University; Associate Member of the Broad Institute of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University...
December 08, 6:00pm - 9:00pm
In partnership with the New School of Music, 25 Lowell street invites you to join us in a celebration of winter holidays on Thursday, December 8th from 6-9pm. Come dressed in your festive attire and get ready for amazing live performances and art! We’ll be hosting a live concert and small work exhibition and sale...
December 08, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes ALICE HOFFMAN—the bestselling author of more than thirty works of fiction, including.......
December 08, 7:30pm
Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club, an undergraduate organization for student theater at Harvard College, presents Stephen Sondheim’s Into the Woods... 
December 08, 8:00pm
Called Canada’s finest singer-songwriter by one of the most respected and lauded music journalists of the last 50 years, James Keelaghan is an artist who has proven to be a man for all seasons...
December 09 all-day - December 15 all-day
This masterwork by Krzysztof Kieślowski is one of the twentieth century’s greatest achievements in visual storytelling...
December 09 all-day - December 11 all-day
One of the great concert films of the 1980s, Prince’s SIGN O’ THE TIMES has a pseudo-narrative structure but ...
December 09, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
To coincide with our special exhibition Doris Salcedo: The Materiality of Mourning (on view November 4, 2016–April 9, 2017), the Harvard Art Museums will present a monthly screening of Doris Salcedo’s Public Works (2015)...
December 09, 4:00pm
Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club, an undergraduate organization for student theater at Harvard College, presents Stephen Sondheim’s Into the Woods... 
December 09, 7:00pm
Harvard Book Store welcomes award-winning author and astrobiologist DAVID GRINSPOON—author of Lonely Planets: The Natural Philosophy of Alien Life—.....
December 09, 8:00pm
Hailing from Nashville, but nothing like your typical Nashville songwriter, Christopher Williams is a songwriter, storyteller, and entertainer - offering songs that are honest and confessional, yet never overbearing...
December 09, 9:00pm
Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club, an undergraduate organization for student theater at Harvard College, presents Stephen Sondheim’s Into the Woods...