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    Welcome Weekend in Harvard Square

    Welcome Weekend in Harvard Square


    Welcome Weekend in Harvard Square –September 19th – September 21st

    Welcome weekend in Harvard Square is a fun-filled weekend celebrating a legendary film star, a long-standing football rivalry, two world renowned museum collections, a welcome kiosk with free goodies, a host of stores with their doors open, and a community that sings together down by the River!

    Friday, September 19th :

    The Bette Davis “Legends of Hollywood Commemorative Stamp” Dedication Ceremony:

    11:30 -12:30 – A tribute to Bette Davis at The Brattle Theatre featuring special guest speakers and film clips. To request free tickets please e-mail   space is limited!

    12:30 -1:30 – Bette Davis themed luncheon at UpStairs on the Square (see menu below) or for more information.

    Friday Night Football Harvard vs. Holy Cross7:00pm kick-off.

    The second Friday night game in Harvard history…for more information about tickets

    Saturday, September 20th

    Community Day at the Harvard Art Museum - FREE ADMISSION ALL DAY! 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

    On Saturday, September 20th , the Harvard Art Museum invites neighbors, students, faculty, staff, and the public to visit the new exhibition Re-View at the Arthur M. Sackler Museum, 485 Broadway. For more information please visit

    Sunday, September 21:

    9:00 AM–5:00 pm - Community Day at Harvard Museum of Natural History - FREE ADMISSION ALL DAY!

                The museum invites neighbors, near and far, to come explore the galleries. There will be hands-on activities with trained gallery guides and nature story time at 11 am and 2 pm. for more information about the events of the day       

    3:00-4:30 p.m.

    JANE YOLEN, author of children's favorites such as the "How Do Dinosaurs . . .?" series and Owl Moon, presents her new book on the history of maritime women, Sea Queens.  Autograph session to follow. 
    For more information, please call, 617-498-0062, or check out the store blog at .

    3:00 pm until 7:30 pm - The 5th Annual RiverSing: “Bridging the Charles with Voice & Light.” 

    Celebrate the first day of Fall at RiverSing at a giant community sing along the banks of the Charles River. Bring your family, friends and a picnic supper from one of our Harvard Square restaurants for an unforgettable evening of music and song along the Charles River (at the Weeks Footbridge near Harvard Square). 

    River Sing Events in Winthrop Park

    4:00 pm Passim’s Culture for Kids Activity Tents and the HSBA Kiosk with free samples of delicious goodies!

    5:00 pm Entertainment begins!

    5:45 pm A grand procession to the Charles River.

    Sponsored by the Revels and the Charles River Conservancy for more information or


    All Eyes on Bette Davis!

    Monday Club Bar

    Friday, September 19th, 2008


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