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Harvey Wheeler Community Center

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1276 Main St
Concord, MA United States

August 2019

Thoreau and the Language of Trees – Illustrated Talk by Richard Higgins

August 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Harvey Wheeler Community Center, 1276 Main St
Concord, MA United States
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Free

Join Concord resident and former Boston Globe writer, Richard Higgins, for an examination of Henry David Thoreau's deep connection to trees. Trees were central to HDT's creativity as a writer, naturalist and to his inner life. Thoreau marveled at trees' beauty, studied their growth, took them as spiritual companions and wrote about them as few have. This presentation is free of charge thanks to the generosity of Harvey's Treasure Chest Gift Shop. Please RSVP: 978-318-3020.

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September 2019

Opera Appreciation – New Evening Classes

September 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Occures the second and forth Tuesdays of September, October, November concluding on December 10th.
Harvey Wheeler Community Center, 1276 Main St
Concord, MA United States
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Free

Focused on the relationship between the many different philosophies of music making, this opera appreciation class will span the earliest examples of western opera in Germany and Italy to contemporary folk and rock opera. Each class is devoted to becoming familiar with the most beautiful music in every era and style - classes will focus on a specific time period , genre or musician and explore the common themes that link the most different sounding works to answer the question…

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POWERFUL TOOLS FOR CAREGIVERS – returning by popular demand!

September 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on September 24, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 8, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on October 22, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 12, 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on November 26, 2019 at 6:30 pm

Harvey Wheeler Community Center, 1276 Main St
Concord, MA United States
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Free

Caring for a relative or a friend with a chronic illness can be stressful physically, emotionally and financially. This six-week series of evening classes is designed to provide caregivers with tools, strategies and resources to better handle the unique challenges they face. POWERFUL TOOLS will help a caregiver: reduce stress, improve self-confidence, balance life, better communicate feelings and increase ability to tackle tough decisions. The series will take place on Tuesdays, 6:30 - 8:00 PM, on Sept.10 & 24; Oct.…

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