Mother’s Day in Harvard Square 2012

Looking for the perfect place to have dinner? Harvard Square’s award-winning chefs have created spring-inspired brunches, lunches and dinners and our shopkeepers and cultural organizations have exceptional offerings to help you celebrate a sweet and memorable Mother’s Day.

Cambridge Artists Cooperative
The artists at the Cambridge Artists Co-op wish all mothers a special day celebrating life and family. Stop by for special gifts, such as a blue topaz necklace by Eugenia Zazowska, Baltimore Oriole earrings, raku and smoke-fired clay animals, Kaleidoscope pottery, hand-dyed silk scarves, balsa wood clocks, jewelry boxes and more!
Cambridge Artists Cooperative, 59A Church Street, 617-868-4434,

Cambridge Center for Adult Education
Give Mom something truly special this Mother’s Day – a unique and stunning work of art. On Saturday and Sunday, May 12 and 13, the Cambridge Center for Adult Education (CCAE) is offering a special 10% discount on selected works featured in RAISE THE ROOF — an exhibition of nearly 400 works of art — in a special “pop up gallery” at 92 Mount Auburn Street (across from the Garage and right next to J. Press). We are open 12noon to 9pm. Choose from among paintings, photographs, prints, drawings and ceramics — donated by the extraordinarily talented teachers and students at CCAE. Most works are very affordable: $100 – $300 range. Proceeds will support the CCAE’s building improvement programs.

Here is a link to a preview some of the works in the show:

When: Saturday, May 12 and Sunday, May 13, 2012
Hours: 12 noon – 9:00 pm daily (RAISE THE ROOF exhibit runs from May 5 – 28)
Where: 92 Mount Auburn Street in the heart of Harvard Square
Phone: 617-547-6789 x1 (Mon-Fri, 9-5)
Cambridge Center for Adult Education Pop Up Gallery, 92 Mount Auburn Street, 617-547-6789 x1,

Chilly Twist
Chilly Twist will be running a Mother’s Day Promotion through at least Mother’s Day for 10% off a 4 pack of cups, bases, lids & straws.