Friday, February 15, 2002
Community education classes of note
For those seeking a new career to look forward to eagerly every day, Concord-Carlisle Adult & Community Education offers "Find a Job to Love" on Thursdays, March 7 and 14 from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. at Concord-Carlisle High School. Three fun, quick career tests uncover each participant's particular interests, skills and values, and pinpoint their most fulfilling kind of work, allowing them to develop a specific action plan for a customized job. The tuition of $89 includes the cost of tests and handouts. Instructor John Mattson is a career counselor and consultant.
Investing can be lonely and confusing. An investment club provides the opportunity for members to get together to talk about investment strategies and contribute to a group portfolio. Concord-Carlisle Adult & Community Education presents a workshop "How to Start an Investment Club," led by Carlisle resident Deborah Jancek on Thursday, March 7 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Concord-Carlisle High School. Jancek is a founding member of The Carlisle Exchange, a local investment club started in 1987. Participants will learn how to start an investment club that is effective and well organized. The fee is $15.
For more information or to register, call Concord-Carlisle Adult & Community Education at 1-978-318-1540.
Model engineering show in Waltham
On Saturday, February 16 from 10 to 4 p.m., the New England Model Engineering Society and the Charles River Museum of Industry present the annual model engineering show, which will take place at the Charles River Museum of Industry located at 154 Moody Street in Waltham. Come see the exciting displays of working scale models of engines including steam, gas, Stirling Cycle Automotive and Aero. In addition, view the exhibits that include clocks, scientific instruments, tools and other mechanical arts. Admission prices are $5 for adults and $3 for children. Call 1-781-893-5410 for more information.
Quilt Museum presents guild exhibit
"Silver Threads: Quilters' Connection at Twenty-five" is an exhibition of outstanding traditional and innovative quilts made by members of the Arlington, Massachusetts Quilt Guild.
Museum hours are 10 to 4 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday and May through December only, Sundays noon to 4 p.m. Admission is $4 for adults, $3 for students/senior citizens; museum members are admitted free. Handicapped parking is available. There will be a gallery tour on Saturday, March 23, at 1 p.m. followed by an opening reception for the exhibition, free to the public.
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