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NEC Youth Chorale, Young Women's Chorale, Camerata
Location: NEC’s Jordan Hall
NEC says "Thank you, Boston" all year with its "NEC Prep Presents" concerts. Free admission to these concerts by senior Prep ensembles marks our gratitude for the support of the City of Boston and the parents, siblings, schools, and music teachers who make our work possible.

NEC Prep voices ring out in their annual winter concert. Jonathan Richter directs the Young Women's Chorale, the Youth Chorale, and the Youth Camerata in their annual spring concert.

The Program

Youth Chorale
Arr.Bagley: Live-a-Humble
Corigliano: Fern Hill
Arr. Erb: Shenandoah
Arr. Hogan: Joshua fit the Battle
Holst: I love my love
Arr. Parker/Shaw: A-Roving (men of the chorus)
Arr. Ron Jeffers: Working for the Dawn of Peace (women of the chorus)

Camerata
Brahms: Drei Quartette
Byrd: Haec dies
Lauridsen: O Nata lux

Women’s Chorale
Faure: Tantum ergo
Schubert: Coronach
Vijay Singh: Johnnie said No!



When: May 27, 2014 7 PM in Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: Free (Tue, 27 May 2014 19 )
ISLA Celebration

A celebration of the completion of the Latino Education Institutes ISLA theatre program.
Location: Saxe Room - Main Library



When: May 31, 2014 10 AM to May 31, 2014 3 PMin Worcester, Massachusetts (Sat, 31 May 2014 10 )
Summer Reading Club Kick Off Event

Kick off event to be announced-
Location: Woodbury Room



When: Jun 21, 2014 2 PM to Jun 21, 2014 4 PMin Amherst, Massachusetts (Sat, 21 Jun 2014 14 )
Chron's & Colitis Foundation
Location: Banx Room - Main Library

When: Sep 16, 2014 6 PM to Sep 16, 2014 8 PMin Worcester, Massachusetts (Tue, 16 Sep 2014 18 )
The Rockin' Robin


When: Aug 22, 2014 6 PM in Webster, Massachusetts (Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18 )
SFA Audit Seminars Boston


When: Sep 3, 2014 12 AM to Sep 5, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 03 Sep 2014 00 )
Baroque Gems

The season finale brings to light Baroque-era gems, both timeless and rare. Hear one of J.S. Bach’s most beautifully faceted masterworks alongside newly unearthed jewels by his contemporaries. Be mesmerized by the intricate polyphony of prolific composer Isabella Leonarda, discover the harmonic inventiveness of Czech composer Jan Dismas Zelenka’s Dixit Dominus (in a new modern edition by former Coro Allegro member Michael Driscoll), and enjoy the expressive and elegant offertory from "la virtuosa di Venezia" Anna Bon. Our special guests will be members of the internationally acclaimed La Donna Musicale. Founded and directed by music scholar and viola da gambist Laury Gutiérrez, the ensemble performs on period instruments with historical performance practices and is devoted exclusively to the discovery, preservation, and promotion of music by women composers. J.S. Bach: Jesu, Meine Freude, BWV 227
Isabella Leonarda: Motets
Jan Dismas Zelenka: Dixit Dominus
Anna Bon: Offertorium, Ardete amore  
 



When: Jun 1, 2014 3 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sun, 01 Jun 2014 15 )
CleanEdison BPI HEP Energy Auditor Training MA - Boston Oct 20, 2014

CleanEdison's BPI Energy Auditor course aligns with the standards piloted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and administered by the Building Performance Institute (BPI). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and certification needed to take the next step as an energy auditor.Why Take This Course:

  • The BPI Energy Auditor Certification was piloted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) to be the next step in the career ladder for BPI Building Analysts.
  • This BPI Certification is specifically tailored to the job task of energy auditing, as opposed to the fundamentals of building science covered under the Building Analyst course.
  • This certification shows a comprehensive knowledge of all the skills and tools needed to perform residential energy audits as well as provide the next steps towards energy reduction.
Audience:

There are prerequisites for this certification (see below)

Our BPI Energy Auditor course is ideal for:

  • Energy auditors
  • Insulation professionals
  • Home inspectors
  • HVAC technicians
  • Anyone  interested in a career in energy auditing.
What You'll Learn:

CleanEdison's 5-day Energy Auditor training for BPI Certification closely follows the NREL Energy Auditor Job Task Analysis.

Course Topics

  • Demonstrating professional conduct
  • Collecting information about the building
  • Conducting air quality tests
  • Evaluating model data
  • Advanced energy analyses
  • Recommending Solutions
What's Included:
  • Five days of live instruction
  • All course materials and handbooks
  • CleanEdison Pass Guarantee: if you do not pass the certification exam on your first try, you may re-take the course at no additional cost
BPI Certification:

The Energy Auditor course prepares students to sit for BPI's written exam and field exams. Passing both exams will earn the candidate the BPI Energy Auditor certification, which meets the International Organization for Standardization's (ISO 17024) benchmark for quality personnel certifications.



When: Oct 20, 2014 8 AM to Oct 24, 2014 5 PMin Watertown, Massachusetts (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 08 )
Nauticats
April 24-26, 2015
Nauticats
Showhall:Sturbridge Host Hotel and Conference Center
366 Main Street
Sturbridge, MA  01566

Info:Donna Madison, nauticat@maine.rr.com
Hotel:Sturbridge Host Hotel & Conference Center, 366 Main St., Sturbridge, MA; 508-347-7393



When: Apr 24, 2015 12 AM to Apr 26, 2015 12 AMin Sturbridge, Massachusetts (Fri, 24 Apr 2015 00 )
The Delta Kings


When: Aug 16, 2014 8 PM in Whitman, Massachusetts (Sat, 16 Aug 2014 20 )
10U NEYSA Softball


When: Feb 11, 2014 12 AM to Apr 19, 2014 12 AMin South Hadley, Massachusetts (Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00 )
People with Instruments
Pre-Party for Strangecreek Music Festival!

When: May 21, 2014 8 PM in Beverly, Massachusetts (Wed, 21 May 2014 20 )
CleanEdison LEED Green Associate Exam Prep TX - Houston Nov 08, 2014

CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate course aligns with the professional standards set forth by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and accreditation needed to begin their path into the green building industry.Why Take This Course:

  • LEED Accreditation is important for anyone involved in the building industry, especially in building projects looking to attain LEED Exam Prep.
  • Federal, state and municipal ordinances continue to set LEED as the standard for all new construction of public buildings.
  • Both building professionals and non-technical professionals will benefit from a comprehensive understanding of the LEED Credit Rating System, LEED standards and the LEED design system generally.
  • The course can be taken either in-person or online
Audience:

There are no prerequisites. Our LEED Green Associate course is ideal for:

  • Contractors
  • Construction managers
  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Builders
  • Facility owners
  • Lawyers
  • Anyone interested in green buildings.
What You'll Learn:

CleanEdison offers both online and live LEED Green Associate exam prep classes to teach students about the sustainable green building industry and everything they need to know about the requirements and benefits of LEED buildings.

Course Objectives:

  • Introduce U.S Green Building Council (USGBC)
  • Introduce Green Building Certification Institute (BGBCI)
  • Describe Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)
  • Define scope of the various LEED rating systems
  • Detail crucial green building concepts and implementation
  • Enable success on LEED Green Associate exam on the first try

Agenda


 Course Outline:

 

  • Section 1: Green Associate Exam Overview
  • Section 2: Green Building Basics; LEED and the LEED Process
  • Section 3: Sustainable Sites
  • Section 4: Water Efficiency
  • Section 5: Energy and Atmosphere
  • Section 6: Materials and Resources
  • Section 7: Indoor Environmental Quality 
  • Section 8: Innovation and Design Process; Innovation In Operations
  • Section 9: Regional Priority Credits
  • Section 10: Smart Location and Linkages
  • Section 11: Awareness and Education
  • Section 12: Synergies
What's Included:
  • 2-day live course with classroom instruction
  • 400 multiple choice practice exam questions
  • Full Access to CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate Iphone/Ipad App ($20 Value)
  • CleanEdison Pass Guarantee: if you do not pass the certification exam on your first try, you may re-take the course at no additional cost
LEED Certification:

CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized LEED Green Associate accreditation.



When: Nov 8, 2014 8 AM to Nov 9, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 08 Nov 2014 08 )
Probability Seminar
Probability Seminar

"On reflection positivity"

We review how reflection positivity plays a fundamental role in the relation between probability and quantum theory. Also we describe the two new ways that it occurs: in the study of complex functionals and the study of Majoranas.

Web site: http://math.mit.edu/seminars/probability/



When: May 5, 2014 4:15:00 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Mon, 05 May 2014 16:15:00 )
MIT Program in Polymer Science and Technology (PPST) Seminar
MIT Program in Polymer Science and Technology (PPST) Polymer Seminar Series
PPST sponsors a series of seminars covering a broad range of topics of general interest to the polymer community, featuring speakers from both on and off campus. We invite the polymer community at MIT and elsewhere to participate. For further information, contact Professor Brad Olsen at bdolsen@mit.edu. All talks take place on Wednesdays.

SEMINAR 3:30 PM - RECEPTION 3:00 PM

Web site: http://polymerscience.mit.edu/?page_id=1696



When: Apr 23, 2014 3 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15 )
Physics Colloquium
The David and Edith Harris Physics Colloquium Series
Join the Department of Physics on Thursdays for our weekly colloquium.

To view the title and abstract for this talk, please visit the website below.

Web site: http://web.mit.edu/physics/events/colloquia.html



When: Apr 24, 2014 4 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 24 Apr 2014 16 )
String/Gravity Theory Seminar
Moonshine and Fivebranes

Web site: http://ctp.lns.mit.edu/seminars.html



When: Apr 24, 2014 3 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Thu, 24 Apr 2014 15 )
N&P Theory seminar
``Large Anisotropies in the Little Bang"

Web site: http://ctp.lns.mit.edu/seminars.html



When: Apr 28, 2014 2 PM in Cambridge, Massachusetts (Mon, 28 Apr 2014 14 )
SALE: AnDevCon The Android Developer Conference Event PROMOTION !!!

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AnDevCon Boston 2014. Come Join the Largest, Coolest Android Developer Conference on Earth!

AnDevCon is the technical conference for software developers building Android apps. Offering mobile app development training and Android app development tutorials and classes, AnDevCon is the biggest, most info-packed, most practical Android conference in the world. Choose from more than 70 app development classes and in-depth Android development tutorials designed to take your Android development skills to the next level!

Android is the hottest mobile platform – and AnDevCon is the hottest development conference offering mobile app development training. But you’ll learn from more than just our app development classes and Android development tutorials, you will also find hundreds of experienced developers and engineers like you for great networking in between classes. Hang out and network with colleagues as well as our expert speakers at coffee breaks, lunches and our fabulous Networking Reception.



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When: May 27, 2014 7 PM to May 30, 2014 10 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 995.00 true Promotional Discount Ticket 995.00

(Tue, 27 May 2014 19 )
Whole Grains: Breaking Barriers


When: Nov 9, 2014 2 PM in Boston, Massachusetts (Sun, 09 Nov 2014 14 )
EC Immersion Program: 2014 Third Intensive


When: Nov 13, 2014 4 PM in Essex, Massachusetts (Thu, 13 Nov 2014 16 )
Berkshire BikeNFly


When: Aug 15, 2014 6 AM in Great Barrington, Massachusetts (Fri, 15 Aug 2014 06 )
Run/Walk For the Arts


When: Jun 14, 2014 12 AM to Jun 14, 2014 12 AMin South Yarmouth, Massachusetts (Sat, 14 Jun 2014 00 )
CleanEdison Solar PV Mastery Training MA - Boston Jun 23, 2014

CleanEdison's Solar PV Mastery Combo course aligns with the standards set forth by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and certification needed to become fully certified solar energy professionals.Why Take This Course:

  • Employers and customers expect Solar Panel Installation Training for installers, and NABCEP certification is often required to qualify for installation incentives and rebates.
  • This course provides all 58 hours (18 basic* and 40 advanced) of training required for NABCEP PV Installer Certification.
  • You can enter this course as an absolute beginner, and you will leave with the advanced knowledge needed to stand out as an experienced and qualified photovoltaic installer, project manager, or system design engineer.
  • This Solar Energy Training course is IREC ISPQ Accredited and was designed to NABCEP's Job Task Analysis
  • You will gain solar installation skills that can immediately be applied to the field
  • The solar energy industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the nation

*18 basic credit hours can only be achieved by successfully passing the NABCEP Entry Level exam.Audience:

There are no prerequisites. Our Solar PV Mastery Combo Course is ideal for:

  • Roofers
  • Electricians
  • Contractors
  • Architects
  • Anyone who aspires to become a certified solar PV installation professional
What You'll Learn:

CleanEdison's Solar PV Mastery Course begins with the 20-hour Entry Level Photovoltaic online course. Then, you will join experienced Solar industry professionals for the 5-day Advanced Solar Photovoltaic live class.

Online Course Objectives:

  • Calculate basic electricity values
  • Identify the elements of PV systems
  • Recognize important PV terms
  • Understand the history of PV
  • Identify consumers of PV technology
  • Recognize advantages and disadvantages of PV systems
  • Identify types of PV systems
  • Understand daily and annual solar variations
  • Understand the importance of PV location
  • Learn about techniques for shading analysis
  • Be able to calculate electricity production from a PV system
  • Learn about additional resources and solar energy employment opportunities

Agenda

Day 1 Course Outline:

  • Section A1: Verify Client Needs
  • Section A2: Review Site Survey
  • Section A3: Confirm System Sizing
  • Section A4: Review Design of Energy Storage Systems
  • Section A5: Confirm String Sizing Calculations
  • Section A6: Review System Component Selection
  • Section A7: Review Wiring and Conduit Size Calculations

Day 2 Course Outline:

  • Section A8: Review Overcurrent Protection
  • Section A9: Review Fastener Selection
  • Section A10: Review Plan Sets
  • Section B1: Conduct Pre-Construction Meetings
  • Section B2: Secure Permits and Approval
  • Section B3: Manage Project Labor
  • Section B4: Adapt System Design

Day 3 Course Outline:

  • Section B5: Manage Project Equipment
  • Section B6: Implement a Site-Specific Safety Plan
  • Section C1: Mitigate Electrical Hazards
  • Section C2: Install Grounding Systems
  • Section C3: Install Conduit and Raceways
  • Section C4: Install Electrial Components
  • Section C5: Install Circuit Conductors

Day 4 Course Outline:

  • Section C6: Install UtilityInterconnection
  • Section C7: Install System Instrumentation
  • Section C8: Install Battery Components
  • Section D1: Install Equipment Foundation
  • Section D2: Install Mounting Syste,
  • Section D3: Install PV Modules
  • Section E1: Testing the System

Day 5 Course Outline:

  • Section E2: Commission th System
  • Section E3: Complete System Documentation
  • Section E4: Orient Customer to System
  • Section F1: Conducting Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Section F2: Perform Visual Inspection
  • Section F3: Verify System Operation
  • Section F4: Perform Corrective Actions
  • Section F5: Verify Effectiveness of Corrective Actions
What's Included:
  • 20-hour online Entry Level Solar Photovoltaic class to be completed anytime on your schedule
  • 5-day Advanced Solar Photovoltaic course, including 4 days in the classroom and 1 full day of hands-on training with real panels

       - Both Options Include -

  • 100 practice questions for the NABCEP PV Installer exam.
  • National Electric Code Handbook 2011. $133 value
  • Photovoltaics Design and Installation Manual. $60 value
  • NABCEP Entry Level Exam fee, if requested. $95 value
NABCEP Certification

CleanEdison's Solar PV Mastery course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification.



When: Jun 23, 2014 8 AM to Jun 27, 2014 5 PMin Watertown, Massachusetts
Cost: 1,995.00 false Course name w/o location +date 2,064.80

(Mon, 23 Jun 2014 08 )
CleanEdison LEED Green Associate Exam Prep TX - Houston Nov 08, 2014

CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate course aligns with the professional standards set forth by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and accreditation needed to begin their path into the green building industry.Why Take This Course:

  • LEED Accreditation is important for anyone involved in the building industry, especially in building projects looking to attain LEED Exam Prep.
  • Federal, state and municipal ordinances continue to set LEED as the standard for all new construction of public buildings.
  • Both building professionals and non-technical professionals will benefit from a comprehensive understanding of the LEED Credit Rating System, LEED standards and the LEED design system generally.
  • The course can be taken either in-person or online
Audience:

There are no prerequisites. Our LEED Green Associate course is ideal for:

  • Contractors
  • Construction managers
  • Architects
  • Engineers
  • Builders
  • Facility owners
  • Lawyers
  • Anyone interested in green buildings.
What You'll Learn:

CleanEdison offers both online and live LEED Green Associate exam prep classes to teach students about the sustainable green building industry and everything they need to know about the requirements and benefits of LEED buildings.

Course Objectives:

  • Introduce U.S Green Building Council (USGBC)
  • Introduce Green Building Certification Institute (BGBCI)
  • Describe Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)
  • Define scope of the various LEED rating systems
  • Detail crucial green building concepts and implementation
  • Enable success on LEED Green Associate exam on the first try

Agenda


 Course Outline:

 

  • Section 1: Green Associate Exam Overview
  • Section 2: Green Building Basics; LEED and the LEED Process
  • Section 3: Sustainable Sites
  • Section 4: Water Efficiency
  • Section 5: Energy and Atmosphere
  • Section 6: Materials and Resources
  • Section 7: Indoor Environmental Quality 
  • Section 8: Innovation and Design Process; Innovation In Operations
  • Section 9: Regional Priority Credits
  • Section 10: Smart Location and Linkages
  • Section 11: Awareness and Education
  • Section 12: Synergies
What's Included:
  • 2-day live course with classroom instruction
  • 400 multiple choice practice exam questions
  • Full Access to CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate Iphone/Ipad App ($20 Value)
  • CleanEdison Pass Guarantee: if you do not pass the certification exam on your first try, you may re-take the course at no additional cost
LEED Certification:

CleanEdison's LEED Green Associate course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized LEED Green Associate accreditation.



When: Nov 8, 2014 8 AM to Nov 9, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 395.00 false Course name w/o location +date 416.80

(Sat, 08 Nov 2014 08 )
CleanEdison Advanced Solar PV Training TX - Houston Aug 18, 2014

CleanEdison's Advanced Solar Installation course aligns with the standards set forth by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and certification needed to become fully certified solar energy professionals.Why Take This Course:

  • CleanEdison's Advanced Solar PV training both provides the required advanced training hours and exam preparation for the NABCEP PV Installer Certification exam.
  • As the solar industry continues to mature, employers and customers are beginning to expect NABCEP Certification for installers.
  • Participants in this course will have the opportunity to gain the advanced knowledge needed to stand out as an experienced and qualified photovoltaic installer, business owner, project manager or system design engineer.
  • This Solar Energy Training course is IREC ISPQ Accredited and was designed to NABCEP's Job Task Analysis
  • You will gain solar installation skills that can immediately be applied to the field
  • Ther solar energy industry is one of the fastest growing secotrs in the nation
Audience:

There are no prerequisites, but it is highly recommended to take CleanEdison's Entry Level Solar PV training beforehand. Most people take the Solar PV Mastery Combo Course

Our Advanced Solar Training is ideal for:

  • Roofers
  • Electricians
  • Contractors
  • Builders
  • Anyone with experience in solar PV installation who want to qualify for the NABCEP PV Installer Exam.
What You'll Learn:

CleanEdison's 40-hour intensive 5-day Advanced Solar PV training course covers a wide range of topics, including current industry standards for photovoltaic system design and installation best practices.

Course Objectives:

  • Have an understanding of the various types systms within a home, their components and functions and how they inter-operate
  • Know the process of completing an Advanced Solar PV Training  and be able to communicate this to Customers
  • Be able to conduct safety performance tests to assess system condition, identify saving opportunities and prepare a "workscope" with meaningful, cost effective retrofit solutions
  • Pass the Advanced Solar PV Training written and field exams

Agenda

Day 1 Course Outline:

  • Section A1: Verify System Design
  • Section A2: Review Site Survey
  • Section A3: Confirm System Sizing 
  • Section A4: Review Design of Energy Storage Systems
  • Section A5: Confirm String Sizing Calculations
  • Section A6: Review System Components
  • Section A7: Review Wiring and Conduit Size Calculations

Day 2 Course Outline:

  • Section A8: Review Overcurrent Protection
  • Section A9: Review Fastener Selection 
  • Section A10: Review Plan Sets
  • Section B1: Conduct Pre-Construction Meetings
  • Section B2: Secure Permits and Approval
  • Section B3: Manage Project Labor
  • Section B4: Adapt System Design

Day 3 Course Outline:

  • Section B5: Manage Project Equipment 
  • Section B6: Implement A Site-Specific Safety Plan
  • Section C1: Mitigate Electrical Hazards
  • Section C2: Install Grounding Systems
  • Section C3: Install Conduit and Raceways
  • Section C4: Install Electrical Components
  • Section C5: Install Circuit Conductors

Day 4 Course Outline: 

  • Section C6: Install Utility Interconnections
  • Section C7: Install Utility System Instrumentation 
  • Section C8: Install Battery Components
  • Section D1: Install Equipment Foundations
  • Section D2: Install Mounting System 
  • Section D3: Install PV Modules 
  • Section E1: Test the System 

Day 5 Course Outline: 

  • Section E2: Commission the System
  • Section E3: Complete System Documentation 
  • Section E4: Orient Customer to System
  • Section F1: Conducting Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Section F2: Perform Visual Inspection
  • Section F3: Verify System Operation
  • Section F4: Verify Effectiveness of Corrective Action
What's Included:
  • Live Option: 5-day, 40-hour course includes 4 days in the classroom with components and a full day of hands-on training in the field with real panels
  • 100 practice questions for the NABCEP PV Installer exam.
  • National Electrical Code Handbook 2011. $133 value
  • Photovoltaics Design and Installation Manual. $60 value
NABCEP Certification:

CleanEdison's Advanced Solar PV course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification.



When: Aug 18, 2014 8 AM to Aug 22, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 1,895.00 false CleanEdison Advanced Solar PV Training TX - Houston Aug 18, 2014 1,961.80

(Mon, 18 Aug 2014 08 )
IV Bible Study
Location: Campus Center, 3rd floor, meeting room 3115

Tue Jan 28 2014 03:00 AM


When: Apr 22, 2014 3 AM in Boston, Massachusetts (Tue, 22 Apr 2014 03 )
Boston Conservatory Vocal Academy


When: Jan 25, 2014 12 AM to May 3, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 25 Jan 2014 00 )
Private Lessons: Bass/Electric & Upright


When: Apr 19, 2014 9 AM in West Newton, Massachusetts (Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09 )
BrockTrot


When: Sep 28, 2014 12 AM to Sep 28, 2014 12 AMin Lenox, Massachusetts (Sun, 28 Sep 2014 00 )
Somerville Striders Athletic Club


When: Dec 30, 2014 9 PM in Somerville, Massachusetts (Tue, 30 Dec 2014 21 )
USA Clydesdale & Filly Racing Federation


When: Dec 30, 2014 9 PM in Worcester, Massachusetts (Tue, 30 Dec 2014 21 )
Real Estate Investor Financing Summit

 Boston Wealth Builders is pleased to present our very 1st Real Estate Investor Money Summit - a full day conference dedicated to educating real estate investors on locating and securing financing for their Residential and Commercial real estate Investments. Just over 120 BWB Industry Professionals and affiliates will attend to network, learn best practices and get up to date information on the latest trends in Real Estate finance.

Why Attend?

Our Real Estate Money Summit is a full-day conference that brings together Residential, Commercial, Hard Money, Private Money, and several financing experts to provide you with a full picture of the lending market. Investors often have questions about what they can and can't do with different lenders and loans products. Here is your chance to get many different types financing experts in one room, hear what they have to say and then pick their brains! This event promises to provide you with a great opportunities to learn more about where and how to find the money to get deals done. We will have several networking sessions where you can meet other local investors and lunch will also be served and is included in the price of admission!

This event will help you answer the following questions:

1. What's going on in the current lending markets and where are we headed? What's the best way for me to investment residential and commercial real estate?

2.What's the best ways to present my deals to banks and other mortgage lenders? What are they looking for?

3. How do I invest in real estate with little to no cash or credit. What is private financing and how does it work?

4. What's hard money? How do you find these lenders and how do I get them to loan me money?

5. Does seller financing really work? What are lease options and how do I make them work for me? What are SD IRA's? What are some other creative ways to finance my real estate deals?

During the Money Summit  our experts will share with you exactly how navigate the real estate lending market and how best to find the financing you need to do deals. They will also cover many different ways to lend your money to other investors and invest in real estate indirectly.Event Schedule:

8:00am - Registration, Breakfast & Networking

9:00am - Residential Financing Opportunities

10:30am - Break & Networking

11:00am - Commercial Financing Techniques

12:30 - Lunch Served

1:30 - Hard Money Lending

2:00 - Private Money Financing

3:30 - Self Directed IRA's

4:00 - Break & Networking

4:30 - Other Creative Financing Techniques 5:00pm - Networking & Deal MakingWant to become an event sponsor?

Looking for a way to get some visibility and get in front of the Boston Wealth Builders Membership? Do you have a financing product or service you would like to promote through our Financing Showcase? Sponsorships include tickets to the Summit and visibility in front of 120 of your industry colleagues. Please contact Jessica Thomas for more information (Jessica@BostonWealthBuilders.com). We hope you can join us!



When: May 17, 2014 8 AM to May 17, 2014 6 PMin Natick, Massachusetts
Cost: 199.00 false Early Bird Registration (Before March 15, 2014) 210.94

249.00 false Standard Registration (After March 15, 2014) 263.69

1,000.00 false Vendor Registration 1,039.95

(Sat, 17 May 2014 08 )
CleanEdison BPI BA/ES Bootcamp TX - Houston May 12, 2014
CleanEdison's 5-day Energy Auditor Training course for BPI Certification is taught by highly qualified instructors and prepares students to pass the written and field exams for both the BPI Building Analyst and Envelope Professional certifications.

When: May 12, 2014 8 AM to May 12, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 2595 (Mon, 12 May 2014 08 )
Planning and Preparing an Ecological Risk Assessment/Boston
In this 2-day course, attendees will learn and review both the technical and regulatory approaches to completing ecological risk assessments. Participants will come away with an understanding of the planning and preparation process for the completion of an ERA, including data development needs, selection of endpoints, and the development of lines of evidence. Understanding the topics covered will give attendees the ability to accurately assess the potential for ecological risk, which is paramount to the remedial decision-making process. In today’s environmental project planning, this can make the difference between the success or failure of a recommended action or approach. During the course, attendees will examine the development of ERAs in both aquatic and terrestrial settings, and will receive a broad overview of the ecological risk assessment (ERA) process as it is used in evaluating potential environmental risks and liabilities associated with hazardous waste sites.

When: Sep 17, 2014 12 AM to Sep 18, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 17 Sep 2014 00 )
Environmental Forensics in Water Resources/ Boston
This course provides useful information for a large range of professionals who deal with environmental water resources, especially legal liability and changes in stream water quality, shallow water table, drainage, wetlands, and sedimentation issues. Course attendees will gain an understanding of the main environmental forensic techniques available and how they apply to complex inverse condemnation, regulatory takings, and environmental damage cases. The forensic techniques explored in this course include: Water quality and shallow water table modeling, Wetland drainage, Complex wetland delineation, Riparian rights, Sediment age dating. In addition, the expert witness investigations of several prior environmental cases before the United States Federal Court of Claims will be examined, and attendees will be asked to brainstorm several case studies and discuss alternative investigative approaches.

When: Oct 1, 2014 12 AM to Oct 2, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Wed, 01 Oct 2014 00 )
CleanEdison BPI BA/ES Bootcamp MA - Boston Sep 01, 2014
CleanEdison's 5-day Energy Auditor Training course for BPI Certification is taught by highly qualified instructors and prepares students to pass the written and field exams for both the BPI Building Analyst and Envelope Professional certifications.

When: Sep 1, 2014 8 AM to Sep 1, 2014 5 PMin Watertown, Massachusetts
Cost: 2595 (Mon, 01 Sep 2014 08 )
CleanEdison BPI BA/ES Bootcamp TX - Houston Jul 07, 2014
CleanEdison's 5-day Energy Auditor Training course for BPI Certification is taught by highly qualified instructors and prepares students to pass the written and field exams for both the BPI Building Analyst and Envelope Professional certifications.

When: Jul 7, 2014 8 AM to Jul 7, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 2595 (Mon, 07 Jul 2014 08 )
CleanEdison Entry Level Solar PV Training MA - Boston Jul 14, 2014
CleanEdison's 40-hour Solar Entry Level Training course for PV design and installation is taught by highly qualified instructors and provides the Solar Energy Training Hours necessary to sit for the NABCEP Entry Level Exam.

When: Jul 7, 2014 8 AM to Jul 7, 2014 5 PMin Watertown, Massachusetts
Cost: 2995 (Mon, 07 Jul 2014 08 )
Sat, Nov 8 - Eight Unbreakable Rules Seminar - Baltimore, MD
Have you ever considered starting a business?
Are you in need of additional income?
Would a part-time business interest you?
Do you have a business idea but you’re not sure whether it’s profitable?
Do you have a passion that you’d like to turn into a business?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then join newBIZcoach.org's presentation of Sean Castrina and his 8 Unbreakable Rules entrepreneurship seminar.

Successful serial entrepreneur, author, and speaker, Sean Castrina, will be in-person teaching from his newest book, the 8 Unbreakable Rules for Small Business Start-Up Success.

Sean C. Castrina, founder of newBIZcoach.org, is a true entrepreneur, having started over 15 successful companies over the last 18 years. His companies have ranged from retail, direct mail marketing and advertising to real estate development and home services.

During this 3 hour seminar you will learn how Sean discovered the 8 unbreakable rules by reverse engineering his success.  Learn business secrets from someone who is actively operating and starting successful businesses every day.

Space is limited, so REGISTER TODAY.



When: Nov 8, 2014 9 AM to Nov 8, 2014 12 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 0.00 1:00-2:30pm Free Intro Seminar 0.00

0.00 7:00-8:30pm Free Intro Seminar 0.00

295.00 8 Unbreakable Rules Seminar 295.00

(Sat, 08 Nov 2014 09 )
Sat, Oct 25- Eight Unbreakable Rules Seminar - Boston, MA
Have you ever considered starting a business?
Are you in need of additional income?
Would a part-time business interest you?
Do you have a business idea but you’re not sure whether it’s profitable?
Do you have a passion that you’d like to turn into a business?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then join newBIZcoach.org's presentation of Sean Castrina and his 8 Unbreakable Rules entrepreneurship seminar.

Successful serial entrepreneur, author, and speaker, Sean Castrina, will be in-person teaching from his newest book, the 8 Unbreakable Rules for Small Business Start-Up Success.

Sean C. Castrina, founder of newBIZcoach.org, is a true entrepreneur, having started over 15 successful companies over the last 18 years. His companies have ranged from retail, direct mail marketing and advertising to real estate development and home services.

During this 3 hour seminar you will learn how Sean discovered the 8 unbreakable rules by reverse engineering his success.  Learn business secrets from someone who is actively operating and starting successful businesses every day.

Space is limited, so REGISTER TODAY.



When: Oct 25, 2014 9 AM to Oct 25, 2014 12 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 0.00 1:00-2:30pm Free Intro Seminar 0.00

0.00 7:00-8:30pm Free Intro Seminar 0.00

295.00 8 Unbreakable Rules Seminar 295.00

(Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09 )
Music director rehearsal
Thursday October 17, 2013
7:00 AM until 10:00 AM

When: Apr 24, 2014 7 AM to Apr 24, 2014 10 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 24 Apr 2014 07 )
CleanEdison Solar PV Mastery Training TX - Houston Dec 08, 2014

CleanEdison's Solar PV Mastery Combo course aligns with the standards set forth by the North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP). This course will provide individuals with the knowledge, skills and certification needed to become fully certified solar energy professionals.Why Take This Course:

  • Employers and customers expect Solar Panel Installation Training for installers, and NABCEP certification is often required to qualify for installation incentives and rebates.
  • This course provides all 58 hours (18 basic* and 40 advanced) of training required for NABCEP PV Installer Certification.
  • You can enter this course as an absolute beginner, and you will leave with the advanced knowledge needed to stand out as an experienced and qualified photovoltaic installer, project manager, or system design engineer.
  • This Solar Energy Training course is IREC ISPQ Accredited and was designed to NABCEP's Job Task Analysis
  • You will gain solar installation skills that can immediately be applied to the field
  • The solar energy industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in the nation

*18 basic credit hours can only be achieved by successfully passing the NABCEP Entry Level exam.Audience:

There are no prerequisites. Our Solar PV Mastery Combo Course is ideal for:

  • Roofers
  • Electricians
  • Contractors
  • Architects
  • Anyone who aspires to become a certified solar PV installation professional
What You'll Learn:

CleanEdison's Solar PV Mastery Course begins with the 20-hour Entry Level Photovoltaic online course. Then, you will join experienced Solar industry professionals for the 5-day Advanced Solar Photovoltaic live class.

Online Course Objectives:

  • Calculate basic electricity values
  • Identify the elements of PV systems
  • Recognize important PV terms
  • Understand the history of PV
  • Identify consumers of PV technology
  • Recognize advantages and disadvantages of PV systems
  • Identify types of PV systems
  • Understand daily and annual solar variations
  • Understand the importance of PV location
  • Learn about techniques for shading analysis
  • Be able to calculate electricity production from a PV system
  • Learn about additional resources and solar energy employment opportunities

Agenda

Day 1 Course Outline:

  • Section A1: Verify Client Needs
  • Section A2: Review Site Survey
  • Section A3: Confirm System Sizing
  • Section A4: Review Design of Energy Storage Systems
  • Section A5: Confirm String Sizing Calculations
  • Section A6: Review System Component Selection
  • Section A7: Review Wiring and Conduit Size Calculations

Day 2 Course Outline:

  • Section A8: Review Overcurrent Protection
  • Section A9: Review Fastener Selection
  • Section A10: Review Plan Sets
  • Section B1: Conduct Pre-Construction Meetings
  • Section B2: Secure Permits and Approval
  • Section B3: Manage Project Labor
  • Section B4: Adapt System Design

Day 3 Course Outline:

  • Section B5: Manage Project Equipment
  • Section B6: Implement a Site-Specific Safety Plan
  • Section C1: Mitigate Electrical Hazards
  • Section C2: Install Grounding Systems
  • Section C3: Install Conduit and Raceways
  • Section C4: Install Electrial Components
  • Section C5: Install Circuit Conductors

Day 4 Course Outline:

  • Section C6: Install UtilityInterconnection
  • Section C7: Install System Instrumentation
  • Section C8: Install Battery Components
  • Section D1: Install Equipment Foundation
  • Section D2: Install Mounting Syste,
  • Section D3: Install PV Modules
  • Section E1: Testing the System

Day 5 Course Outline:

  • Section E2: Commission th System
  • Section E3: Complete System Documentation
  • Section E4: Orient Customer to System
  • Section F1: Conducting Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Section F2: Perform Visual Inspection
  • Section F3: Verify System Operation
  • Section F4: Perform Corrective Actions
  • Section F5: Verify Effectiveness of Corrective Actions
What's Included:
  • 20-hour online Entry Level Solar Photovoltaic class to be completed anytime on your schedule
  • 5-day Advanced Solar Photovoltaic course, including 4 days in the classroom and 1 full day of hands-on training with real panels

       - Both Options Include -

  • 100 practice questions for the NABCEP PV Installer exam.
  • National Electric Code Handbook 2011. $133 value
  • Photovoltaics Design and Installation Manual. $60 value
  • NABCEP Entry Level Exam fee, if requested. $95 value
NABCEP Certification

CleanEdison's Solar PV Mastery course prepares participants to earn the nationally recognized NABCEP PV Installation Professional Certification.



When: Dec 8, 2014 8 AM to Dec 12, 2014 5 PMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 1,995.00 CleanEdison Solar PV Mastery Training TX - Houston Dec 08, 2014 2,064.80

(Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08 )
Bright Size Life – PVPA’s Music Department Showcase
Date(s) - May/30
7:00 pm

Location
Academy of Music

Categories


The best offerings from PVPA’s music ensembles. Each night will feature different ensembles. Come to both shows if you can!

Show Date/ Time:
Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Friday, May 30, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Ticket Prices:
Advance: Adults/$12; Senior/Military/$10; Students$6
Door: Adults/$14; Seniors/Military/$12; Students/$8

Where/ How Tickets Can be Purchased:
Academy of Music Box Office Open Tuesday- Friday 3:00PM-6:00PM
Call: 413-584-9032 ext.105 (Service fees will apply with purchase)
Online Tickets Click on Show Desired: http://academyofmusictheatre.tix.co



When: May 30, 2014 7 PM in Northampton, Massachusetts (Fri, 30 May 2014 19 )
2014 Gluten & Allergen Free Expo-Springfield. MA
The Gluten & Allergen Free Expo is the premier event for people with gluten-free issues and food allergies. Join us at our 150 booth vendor fair and our informational classes. Come and sample products, get coupons, purchase hard to find products, learn at our classes and meet your favorite vendors, authors and bloggers.PARKING: Local parking garages Want to sample and purchase products? Visit the vendor fair Need lifestyle information? Take a lifestyle class All included in your ticket price! Tweet #GFAFExpo - This is the official hashtag for the 2013 GFAF Expos. Follow the hashtag for event updates, use it to tag photos, or tweet a shout out to your favorite vendor or presenter! Adult (ages 12 & up)-One Day Pass - $20.00 Child (ages 3-12)-One Day Pass - $5.00 Senior Citizen-One Day Pass - $15.00 Adult (ages 12 & up)-Weekend Pass - $33.00 Child (ages 3-12)-Weekend Pass - $7.00 Senior Citizen-Weekend pass - $25.00

When: Oct 25, 2014 9 AM in Springfield, Massachusetts
Cost: $5.00 - $33.00 (Sat, 25 Oct 2014 09 )
Postdoc Coffee House 8/21/14

No registration required.

Don't be shy! Stop by the Postdoc Office on the third Thursday of every month to enjoy fresh coffee and donuts and learn more about the opportunities available for postdocs.

CV/Resume Reviews*: Bring a copy of your CV for a quick critique by the OPF Director.
*CV critiques are not gauranteed, come early if you would like your CV reviewed. 
 

-2014 DATES- 

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014



When: Aug 21, 2014 9 AM to Aug 21, 2014 11 AMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 0.00 Registration is not Required 0.00

(Thu, 21 Aug 2014 09 )
Postdoc Coffee House 7/17/14

No registration required.

Don't be shy! Stop by the Postdoc Office on the third Thursday of every month to enjoy fresh coffee and donuts and learn more about the opportunities available for postdocs.

CV/Resume Reviews*: Bring a copy of your CV for a quick critique by the OPF Director.
*CV critiques are not gauranteed, come early if you would like your CV reviewed. 
 

-2014 DATES- 

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014



When: Jul 17, 2014 9 AM to Jul 17, 2014 11 AMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 0.00 Registration is not Required 0.00

(Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09 )
Postdoc Coffee House 6/19/14

No registration required.

Don't be shy! Stop by the Postdoc Office on the third Thursday of every month to enjoy fresh coffee and donuts and learn more about the opportunities available for postdocs.

CV/Resume Reviews*: Bring a copy of your CV for a quick critique by the OPF Director.
*CV critiques are not gauranteed, come early if you would like your CV reviewed. 
 

-2014 DATES- 

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014



When: Jun 19, 2014 9 AM to Jun 19, 2014 11 AMin Boston, Massachusetts
Cost: 0.00 Registration is not Required 0.00

(Thu, 19 Jun 2014 09 )
Joint Statistical Meeting - JSM
When: Aug 2, 2014 12 AM to Aug 7, 2014 12 AMin Boston, Massachusetts (Sat, 02 Aug 2014 00 )
AGO Convention Service

Location: Sanctuary/Narthex

When: Jun 26, 2014 7 PM to Jun 26, 2014 9:45:00 PMin Boston, Massachusetts (Thu, 26 Jun 2014 19 )

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