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The Cambridge Women’s Center is open Monday-Friday 10am-8pm and Saturday 10am-3pm for drop-in and use of the kitchen and computer labs. The Women's Center will be open on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
All groups and workshops are free of charge, and open to all who identify as women. Childcare is usually available if requested a few days in advance. * indicates wheelchair-accessible groups. Groups can be moved to wheelchair-accessible rooms with advanced notice; please call us to arrange.
Note: Alphabetical listings of New Groups and All Groups follow the chronological listing.

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February 1, Friday

  • 6:30-8pm. *Bay State Butches. (1st Fridays). Join other butch lesbians to socialize with and support one another. Info: Lane, defaultlane@aim.com 

February 2, Saturday

  • Noon-2pm <NEW> Art Journaling Workshop. Saturday 2/2.  An art journal is a place to record your thoughts, memories, and emotions through images, art and words. The number one rule about Art Journaling is that…there are NO rules. No need to know how to do art or journal, just BRING YOUR AWESOME SELF! Variety of materials will be provided during the workshop, including journals. Maria and Julie will offer prompts and support, and hold space for your expression. Info: another_julie@email.com

February 3, Sunday
Closed

February 4, Monday

  • Noon-2pm <NEW> *Movie Musical “Moulin Rouge” (2001). Come join us to watch this movie musical in the living room.

    1:30-4:30pm. Beading Group. Mondays (not 2/18). Come work on your own beading projects and socialize. Materials available. All women welcome. Info: thebeadinggroup@gmail.com

    4-6pm <NEW> Songwriting. Monday 2/4. Finding inspiration and freedom through different prompts towards songwriting. All experience levels welcome. Bring your own instrument or use one of ours!​ Info: another_julie@email.com

    6-8pm. Survivors Write to Heal. Mondays, 2/4 & 25. Writing workshops designed to embolden female survivors of trauma and abuse by providing an expressive outlet in a nurturing setting. We discuss, write & share our work. Info: dianesteinkamp@hotmail.com

    7-8pm. Feminist Book Club. We discuss books through the lens of feminism and our own experiences. The book for 2/4 is Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado. [The book for March 4 will be Circe by Madeline Miller.] Info: lizbada@bu.edu

February 5, Tuesday

  • 1-6pm. <NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center.

    6-7:15pm. Write Your Way. Whether you're new to writing, or possess a lifelong habit, come join us. We'll write, exploring memory, relationships, identity, wellness, and more, and share if we choose to. Info: adrianacgrant@gmail.com

February 6, Wednesday

  • 12:30-2:30pm. *Spanish-English Conversation Exchange. Wednesdays. Are you an English speaker interested in improving your Spanish? ¿Hablas español y estás interesada en mejorar tu inglés? The intention is learning in a relaxing way. Join in conversation. Info: womenspanishenglishclass@hotmail.com

    2-8pm. <NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center.

February 7, Thursday

  • 10am-12pm. Sewing Group. Thursdays. This group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Info, Karlotta: Graciegeorgie@gmail.com

    1-2:30pm. Art Group. Thursdays. A space for women to come together and use the creative process to heal ourselves. All women welcome. No experience needed. Info: Forest 617-416-1297.

    6:30-7:30pm. Trauma Support/Discussion Group. Thursdays. An intimate group where women share and get support for all forms of trauma, past and present. Check out http://cwctraumagroup.org/ for topics, more info on the group, or email groupcambridge@gmail.com

    6:30-8pm. *Women’s Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meeting. “Ladies, Let’s Talk About It.” Thursdays. Support group for women recovering from drug/alcohol abuse.  Info: Neile, 617-953-4878.

February 8, Friday

  • no groups scheduled

February 9, Saturday

  • 1-2:30pm. <NEW> Flow, a Workshop of Art, Fun, and Philosophy. We'll play with some fluid crafts & talk about moving through life in a comfortable, flexible, and productive way. All materials provided.

February 10, Sunday
Closed

February 11, Monday

  • 1:30-4:30pm. Beading Group. Mondays (not 2/18).  Come work on your own beading projects and socialize. Materials available. All women welcome. Info: thebeadinggroup@gmail.com

February 12, Tuesday

  • 1-6pm. <NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center.

    5:30-6:30pm. Meditations for Self Compassion. Tuesday 2/12, 5:30-6:30pm.  We will practice soothing meditations to become more compassionate to ourselves and others. No previous experience necessary. Info: Christine: christineradice@yahoo.com

    6-7:15pm. Write Your Way. Tuesdays. Whether you're new to writing, or possess a lifelong habit, come join us. We'll write, exploring memory, relationships, identity, wellness, and more, and share if we choose to. Info: adrianacgrant@gmail.com

February 13, Wedneday

  • 12:30-2:30pm. *Spanish-English Conversation Exchange. Wednesdays. Are you an English speaker interested in improving your Spanish? ¿Hablas español y estás interesada en mejorar tu inglés? The intention is learning in a relaxing way. Join in conversation. Info: womenspanishenglishclass@hotmail.com

    2-3pm. Write Your Story. Wednesday, 2/13 [& Tuesday, 2/19], 2-3pm. This friendly group will guide you through the writing process and help you to write new stories. Creative exercises, prompts, and conversation will help you write new material and explore new ideas (and to share if you would like). No previous creative writing experience is needed & materials are provided. Led by novelist Laura van den Berg. Info: lauravandenberg@fas.harvard.edu

    2-8pm. <NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center.

    4:30pm- 5:45pm. <NEW> Drama, Music, and Finding your Flow! Wednesdays, 2/13 & 27. Access your inner play and express yourself through drama games, music, and creative exploration. We’ll have fun together in a warm environment, welcoming everyone to be a part of the circle. Laughter is a big part of this group. No experience necessary. Info: Molly, apartofthecircle@gmail.com

February 14, Thursday

  • 10am-12pm. Sewing Group. Thursdays. This group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Info, Karlotta: Graciegeorgie@gmail.com

    1-2:30pm. Art Group. Thursdays. A space for women to come together and use the creative process to heal ourselves. All women welcome. No experience needed. Info: Forest 617-416-1297.

    2-3:30pm. *Women 65+ Discussion Group.  2nd THURSDAYS. Come for supportive discussions on aging issues we all face. This month’s topic: Our Prejudices and Biases.Info:
    judy@cambridgewomenscenter.org

    5-6pm <NEW> Songshare/Artshare. Thursday 2/14 & 21. What song is in your heart?  We’ll listen to a song you love and explore how it resonates with the group via self-directed art-making. Info: Julie, Another_Julie@email.com

    6:30-7:30pm. Trauma Support/Discussion Group. Thursdays. An intimate group where women share and get support for all forms of trauma, past and present. Check out http://cwctraumagroup.org/ for topics, more info on the group, or email groupcambridge@gmail.com

    6:30-8pm. *Women’s Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meeting. “Ladies, Let’s Talk About It.” Thursdays. Support group for women recovering from drug/alcohol abuse.  Info: Neile, 617-953-4878.

February 15, Friday

  • 2-3pm <NEW> *Open Luncheon with Savannah (Women’s Center Food Coordinator).. Includes vegetarian and vegan dishes. Info: 617-354-6394.

    6-7:30pm. Incest Resources’ Drop-in Discussion Group for Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse.
    Topic: Anger. You must come on time! No one admitted after 6:15pm so group process will not be disrupted! Meets 3rd Fridays, December-June.

    6-7:30pm. *Lesbian & Bi Women’s Discussion Group. (3rd Fridays). Inclusive discussion group for women attracted to women. Info: jojo.bischof@web.de

February 16, Saturday

  • Noon-2pm. <NEW> Songwriting. Saturday 2/16. Come co-write a song with ​others! You’ll gain tools, inspiration, and a brand new song! All experience levels welcome. Bring your own instrument or use one of ours!​ Info: another_julie@email.com

February 17, Sunday
Closed

February 18, Monday

  • Noon-2pm <NEW> *Movie Musical “Tommy” (1975). Come join us to watch this movie musical in the living room.

February 19, Tuesday

  • 12:30-1:30pm. Open Luncheon at the Women’s Center. Provided by Community Cooks volunteers. Includes vegetarian and vegan dishes. Come eat and chat together. Info: 617-354-6394.

    1-6pm. <NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center.

    2-3pm. Write Your Story. [Weds 2/13 &] Tues 2/19, 2-3pm. This friendly group will guide you through the writing process and help you to write new stories. Creative exercises, prompts, & conversation will help you write new material and explore new ideas (and to share if you would like). No previous creative writing experience is needed & materials are provided. Led by novelist Laura van den Berg. Info: lauravandenberg@fas.harvard.edu

    6-7pm <NEW> Shifting Your Mindset to Overcome Adversity and Achieve New Results. Tuesday 2/19. Come join this workshop to learn the power of shifting your focus and shifting your circumstances. Allowing you to gain clarity on the results you would love to create and learn strategies on how to achieve those results much faster. This workshop will be led by Ngan Nguyen, a professional speaker and mindset coach. If enough interest, Ngan will offer a 6-session closed group. If you have any questions, please contact Ngan at ngan@cintamanigroup.com

    6-7:15pm. Write Your Way. Tuesdays. Whether you're new to writing, or possess a lifelong habit, come join us. We'll write, exploring memory, relationships, identity, wellness, and more, and share if we choose. Info: adrianacgrant@gmail.com

February 20, Wednesday

  • 12:30-2:30pm. *Spanish-English Conversation Exchange. Wednesdays. Are you an English speaker interested in improving your Spanish? ¿Hablas español y estás interesada en mejorar tu inglés? The intention is learning in a relaxing way. Join in conversation. Info: womenspanishenglishclass@hotmail.com

    2-8pm. <NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center.

  • 6-7:30pm. Board of Trustees Meeting. Info: board@cambridgewomenscenter.org

February 21, Thursday

  • 10am-12pm. Sewing Group. Thursdays. This group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Info, Karlotta: Graciegeorgie@gmail.com

    1-2:30pm. Art Group. Thursdays. A space for women to come together and use the creative process to heal ourselves. All women welcome. No experience needed. Info: Forest  617-416-1297.

    5-6pm <NEW> Songshare/Artshare. Thursday 2/14 & 21. What song is in your heart?  We’ll listen to a song you love and explore how it resonates with the group via self-directed art-making. Info: Julie, Another_Julie@email.com

    6:30-7:30pm. Trauma Support/Discussion Group. Thursdays. An intimate group where women share and get support for all forms of trauma, past and present. Check out http://cwctraumagroup.org/ for topics, more info on the group, or email groupcambridge@gmail.com

    6:30-8pm. *Women’s Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meeting. “Ladies, Let’s Talk About It.” Thursdays. Support group for women recovering from drug/alcohol abuse.  Info: Neile, 617-953-4878.

February 22, Friday

  • 6:30-8pm. *Reconciling Support Group. (4th Fridays). For individuals assigned female at birth, who identified as something other than female/are dysphoric, & want to process,  reconcile with being female, and heal. Info: defaultlane@aim.com

February 23, Saturday

  • 12:30-3pm.   Healing Through Creative Arts. Healing on the Mat: Trauma-sensitive Yoga for Survivors. Facilitated by Kiran Bhai. For survivors of sexual violence. Sponsored by the Survivor Theatre Project. To register contact martharogersmusic@gmail.com or call 978-408-9233. Walk-ins welcome.

February 24, Sunday
Closed

February 25, Monday

  • 12:30-1:30pm. Open Luncheon at the Women’s Center. Provided by Zen Center volunteers. Come eat and chat together. Info: 617-354-6394.

    1:30-4:30pm. Beading Group. Mondays (not 2/18). Organizing session 4:30-5:30pm. Come work on your own beading projects and socialize. Materials available. All women welcome. Info: thebeadinggroup@gmail.com

    5:30 -7pm. <NEW> Women of Color Support Group. 4th Monday 2/25. Topic: Self-Love & Self-Care. Run by LCSW Nancy Jean-Baptiste. Pre-registration highly preferred; please email cambridgewcvolunteers@gmail.com with subject line "attending WOC support group."

    6-8pm. Survivors Write to Heal. Mondays, 2/4 & 25. Writing workshops designed to embolden female survivors of trauma and abuse by providing an expressive outlet in a nurturing setting. We discuss, write & share our work. Info: dianesteinkamp@hotmail.com

February 26, Tuesday

  • 1-6pm. <NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés.¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center.

    6-7:15pm. Write Your Way. Tuesdays. Whether you're new to writing, or possess a lifelong habit, come join us. We'll write, exploring memory, relationships, identity, wellness, and more, and share if we choose to. Info: adrianacgrant@gmail.com

February 27, Wednesday

  • 12:30-2:30pm. *Spanish-English Conversation Exchange. Wednesdays. Are you an English speaker interested in improving your Spanish? ¿Hablas español y estás interesada en mejorar tu inglés? The intention is learning in a relaxing way. Join in conversation. Info: womenspanishenglishclass@hotmail.com

    2-8pm. <NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center.

    4:30pm- 5:45pm. <NEW> Drama, Music, and Finding your Flow! Wednesdays, [2/13 &] 27. Access your inner play and express yourself through drama games, music, and creative exploration. We’ll have fun together in a warm environment, welcoming everyone to be a part of the circle. Laughter is a big part of this group. No experience necessary. Info: Molly, apartofthecircle@gmail.com

February 28, Thursday

  • 10am-12pm. Sewing Group. Thursdays. This group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Info, Karlotta: Graciegeorgie@gmail.com

    1-2:30pm. Art Group. Thursdays. A space for women to come together and use the creative process to heal ourselves. All women welcome. No experience needed. Info: Forest  617-416-1297.

    6:30-7:30pm. Trauma Support/Discussion Group. Thursdays. An intimate group where women share and get support for all forms of trauma, past and present. Check out http://cwctraumagroup.org/ for topics, more info on the group, or email groupcambridge@gmail.com

    6:30-8pm. *Women’s Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meeting. “Ladies, Let’s Talk About It.” Thursdays. Support group for women recovering from drug/alcohol abuse.  Info: Neile, 617-953-4878.

Other Groups:

*Straight Marriage, Still Questioning. “A Question of Two Lives - Where do I go from here?” A peer led support group for the woman in a straight relationship struggling with her sexual orientation. If you are interested in attending or would like more information, please contact us at kate.e.flynn@gmail.com  

Alphabetical Listing of <NEW> Groups/Activities:

<NEW> Art Group. Thursdays 1-2:30pm.  A space for women to come together and use the creative process to heal ourselves. All women welcome. No experience needed. Info: Forest, 617-416-1297.

<NEW> Art Journaling Workshop. Saturday 2/2, noon-2pm. An art journal is a place to record your thoughts, memories, and emotions through images, art and words. The number one rule about Art Journaling is that…there are NO rules. No need to know how to do art or journal, just BRING YOUR AWESOME SELF! Variety of materials will be provided during the workshop. Maria and Julie will offer prompts and support, and hold space for your expression. Info: another_julie@email.com

<NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center los martes de 1-6pm y los miercoles de 2-8pm.

<NEW> Drama, Music, and Finding your Flow! Wednesdays, 2/13 & 27, 4:30pm - 5:45pm. Access your inner play and express yourself through drama games, music, and creative exploration. We’ll have fun together in a warm environment, welcoming everyone to be a part of the circle. Laughter is a big part of this group. No experience necessary. Info: Molly, apartofthecircle@gmail.com

<NEW> Flow, a Workshop of Art, Fun, and Philosophy. Saturday 2/9, 1-2:30pm. We'll play with some fluid crafts & talk about moving through life in a comfortable, flexible, and productive way. All materials provided.

<NEW> *Movie Musicals. Mondays, 2/4: “Moulin Rouge” (2001) and 2/18: “Tommy” (1975). Come join us to watch these movie musicals in the living room.
 
<NEW> *Open Luncheon with Savannah (Women’s Center Food Coordinator). Friday 2/15, 2-3pm. Includes vegetarian and vegan dishes. Info: 617-354-6394.

<NEW> Shifting Your Mindset to Overcome Adversity and Achieve New Results. Tuesday 2/19, 6-7pm. 6-7pm. Come join this workshop to learn the power of shifting your focus and shifting your circumstances. Allowing you to gain clarity on the results you would love to create and learn strategies on how to achieve those results much faster. This workshop will be led by Ngan Nguyen, a professional speaker and mindset coach. If enough interest, Ngan will offer a 6-session closed group. If you have any questions, please contact Ngan at ngan@cintamanigroup.com

<NEW> Songshare/Artshare. Thursdays, 2/14 & 21, 5-6pm. What song is in your heart?  We’ll listen to a song you love and explore how it resonates with the group via self-directed art-making. Info: Julie, Another_Julie@email.com

<NEW> Songwriting. Monday 2/4, 4-6pm (basic songwriting) and Saturday 2/16, 12-2pm (co-writing). Find inspiration and freedom through different prompts towards songwriting. All experience levels welcome. Bring your own instrument or use ours! Info: another_julie@email.com

<NEW> Women of Color Support Group. 2/25, 4th Mondays, 5:30 -7pm. Topic: Self-Love & Self-Care. Run by LCSW Nancy Jean-Baptiste. Pre-registration highly preferred; please email cambridgewcvolunteers@gmail.com with subject line "attending WOC support group."

Alphabetical Listing of All Groups/Activities:

<NEW> Art Group Thursdays, 1-2:30pm. A space for women to come together and use the creative process to heal ourselves. All women welcome. No experience needed. Info: Forest  617-416-1297.

<NEW> Art Journaling Workshop. Saturday 2/2, noon-2pm. An art journal is a place to record your thoughts, memories, and emotions through images, art and words. The number one rule about Art Journaling is that…there are NO rules. No need to know how to do art or journal, just BRING YOUR AWESOME SELF! Variety of materials will be provided during the workshop. Maria and Julie will offer prompts and support, and hold space for your expression. Info: another_julie@email.com

<NEW> *Ayuda con la traducción del español al inglés. ¿Necesita traductor con documentos en inglés? ¿Quiere ayuda para llenar aplicaciones en inglés? ¡María la interna le puede ayudar! Venga a Women’s Center los martes de 1-6pm y los miercoles de 2-8pm.

*Bay State Butches. 2/1 (1st Fridays). 6:30-8pm. Join other butch lesbians to socialize with and support one another. Info: Lane, defaultlane@aim.com 

Beading Group
. Mondays (not 2/18), 1:30-4:30pm. Come work on your own beading projects and socialize. Materials available. Info: thebeadinggroup@gmail.com

Cambridge Women’s Center Board of Trustees Meeting. Wednesday 2/20, 6-7:30pm. Info: board@cambridgewomenscenter.org

<NEW> Drama, Music, and Finding your Flow! Wednesday 2/13 & 27, 4:30pm-5:45pm. Access your inner play and express yourself through drama games, music, and creative exploration. We’ll have fun together in a warm environment, welcoming everyone to be a part of the circle. Laughter is a big part of this group. No experience necessary. Info: Molly, apartofthecircle@gmail.com

Feminist Book Club. 2/4 (1st Mondays). 7-8pm. We discuss books through the lens of feminism and our own experiences. The book for 2/4 is Her Body and Other Parties by Carmen Maria Machado. [The book for March 4 will be Circe by Madeline Miller.] Info: lizbada@bu.edu

<NEW> Flow, a Workshop of Art, Fun, and Philosophy. Saturday 2/9, 1-2:30pm. We'll play with some fluid crafts & talk about moving through life in a comfortable, flexible, and productive way. All materials provided.

Healing Through Creative Arts. . Healing on the Mat: Trauma-sensitive Yoga for Survivors. Saturday 2/23, 12:30-3pm. Facilitated by Kiran Bhai. For survivors of sexual violence. Sponsored by the Survivor Theatre Project. To register, contact martharogersmusic@gmail.com or call 978-408-9233. Walk-ins welcome.

Incest Resources’ Drop-in Discussion Group for Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse. Friday 2/15,  6-7:30pm. (3rd Fridays, December-June). Topic: Anger. You must come on time! No one admitted after 6:15pm so group process will not be disrupted!

*Lesbian & Bi Women’s Discussion Group. 2/15 (3rd Fridays), 6-7:30pm. Inclusive discussion group for women attracted to women. Info: jojo.bischof@web.de

Meditations for Self Compassion. Tuesday 2/12, 5:30-6:30pm.  We will practice soothing meditations to become more compassionate to ourselves and others. No previous experience necessary. Info: Christine: christineradice@yahoo.com

<NEW> *Movie Musicals. Mondays, 2/4: “Moulin Rouge” (2001) and 2/18: “Tommy” (1975). Come join us to watch these movie musicals in the living room.

<NEW> *Open Luncheon with Savannah (Women’s Center Food Coordinator). Friday, 2/15, 2-3pm. Vegan and meat chili dishes. Info: 617-354-6394.

*Open Luncheons at the Women’s Center. Tuesday, 2/19 (provided by Community Cooks) & Monday 2/25 (provided by Zen Center), both at 12:30-1:30pm. Info: 617-354-6394. Come eat and chat together.

*Reconciling Support Group. 2/22 (4th Fridays), 6:30-8pm. A support group for people who were assigned female at birth, who are dysphoric or who once identified as something other than a woman, and are now reconciling with being female and want to heal and process with others of a similar experience. Info: Lane, defaultlane@aim.com

Sewing Group. Thursdays, 10am-12pm. This group is open to all women who would like to sew with a machine or by hand. We will make or mend clothing, bags, quilts, etc. Info: Karlotta, Graciegeorgie@gmail.com

<NEW> Shifting Your Mindset to Overcome Adversity and Achieve New Results. Tuesday 2/19, 6-7pm. 6-7pm. Come join this workshop to learn the power of shifting your focus and shifting your circumstances. Allowing you to gain clarity on the results you would love to create and learn strategies on how to achieve those results much faster. This workshop will be led by Ngan Nguyen, a professional speaker and mindset coach. If enough interest, Ngan will offer a 6-session closed group. If you have any questions, please contact Ngan at ngan@cintamanigroup.com

*Spanish-English Conversation Exchange. Wednesdays, 12:30pm-2:30pm. Are you an English speaker interested in improving your Spanish? ¿Hablas español y estás interesada en mejorar tu inglés? The intention is learning in a relaxing way. Join in conversation. Info: womenspanishenglishclass@hotmail.com

<NEW> Songshare/Artshare. Thursdays, 2/14 & 21, 5-6pm. What song is in your heart?  We’ll listen to a song you love and explore how it resonates with the group via self-directed art-making. Info: Julie, Another_Julie@email.com

<NEW> Songwriting. Monday 2/4, 4-6pm (basic songwriting) and Saturday 2/16, 12-2pm (co-writing). Find inspiration and freedom through different prompts towards songwriting. All experience levels welcome. Bring your own instrument or use ours! Info: Julie, Another_Julie@email.com

*Straight Marriage, Still Questioning. “A Question of Two Lives - Where do I go from here?” A peer-led support group for the woman in a straight relationship struggling with her sexual orientation. If you are interested in attending or want more information please contact us at kate.e.flynn@gmail.com  

Survivors Write to Heal. Mondays, 2/4 & 25, 6-8pm. Writing workshops designed to embolden female survivors of trauma and abuse by providing an expressive outlet in a nurturing setting. We discuss, write & share our work. Info: dianesteinkamp@hotmail.com

Trauma Support/Discussion Group. Thursdays, 6:30-7:30pm. An intimate group where women can share and get support for all forms of trauma, past and present. Check out http://cwctraumagroup.org/ for topics, more info, or email groupcambridge@gmail.com

*Women 65+ Discussion Group. 2/14 (2nd THURSDAYS), 2-3:30pm.  Come for supportive discussions on aging issues we all face. This month’s topic: Our Prejudices and Biases. Info: judy@cambridgewomenscenter.org

<NEW> Women of Color Support Group, 2/25, (4th Mondays), 5:30 -7pm. Topic: Self-Love & Self-Care. Run by LCSW Nancy Jean-Baptiste. Pre-registration highly preferred; please email cambridgewcvolunteers@gmail.com with subject line "attending WOC support group."

Women’s Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meeting. “Ladies, Let’s Talk About It.” Thursdays, 6:30-8pm. Support group for women recovering from drug/alcohol abuse.  Info: Neile, 617-953-4878.

Write Your Story. Wed 2/13 & Tues 2/19, 2-3pm. This friendly group will guide you through the writing process and help you to write new stories. Creative exercises, prompts, & conversation will help you write new material and explore new ideas (and to share if you would like). No previous creative writing experience is needed & materials are provided. Led by novelist Laura van den Berg. Info: lauravandenberg@fas.harvard.edu

Write Your Way. Tuesdays, 6-7:15pm. Whether you're new to writing, or possess a lifelong habit, come join us. We'll write, exploring memory, relationships, identity, wellness, and more, and share if we choose to. Info: adrianacgrant@gmail.com

 

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