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Tea

Afternoon Tea in the McLaurin Room
Friday, April 17
2:15-3:30pm
$22/pp Limit two(2) tickets per person
McLaurin Room 10-300, MIT Campus
Purchase by March 27

Spend a relaxing afternoon with fine tea, treats and conversation at the MITAC Afternoon Tea. Start off your journey with treats prepared by our very own MIT Chef Tim Healy. Menu includes a variety of Tea Sandwiches, Scones, Sweets & Petits Fours. Tea Sandwiches include Chevre with watercress; Radish, poppyseed and cucumber; Chicken curry with pistachio; and Gougeres with bacon and thyme. Scone, Sweets & Petits Fours include Orange and spice banana bread; Apricot and chocolate scones; Rosemary and parmesan biscuit; Passion fruit tea cake; Chocolate Grand Marnier cappuccino; and Papaya coconut. And of course, a variety of tea bags for your tasting pleasure! You may wish to wear tea attire to complement your tea experience! Tea hats are optional.


Bicycle

Bicycle Savvy - Basic Maintenance Workshop
Thursday, March 12
12:00 noon - 1:00 pm
$14/pp
Media Room, Z Center, Campus, Cambridge, MA
Purchase by March 6

Presented by Cambridge Bicycle. Join us for an afternoon with Cambridge Bicycle who will teach the basics of bicycle maintenance. The focus of the class will be on how to diagnose minor problems before they become major ones. This will include lubing and care of your cables, chain, drivetrain and a tutorial on fixing flats. There will be time set aside at the end for questions and answers.

Boston Flower

Boston Flower & Garden Show: "Season of Enchantment"
March 11 - 15
$17 (reg. $20)
Seaport World Trade Center, Boston, MA
Purchase by March 13

Gardens are the places of magical metamorphosis. They're the stage on which Mother Nature reveals her most wow-worthy wonder. Join the 2015 Boston Flower and Garden Show for this celebration as garden designers, floral arrangers, photographers, and amateur horticulturalists explore the mystical joys of the spring landscape.


Skywalk Observatory
$11 (reg. $16/adult; $13/senior; $11, children under 12)
Prudential Center, Boston, MA

Located in the heart of Boston’s Back Bay, the Skywalk is located at the pinnacle of the Prudential building on the 50th floor. Experience Boston's only sky-high vantage point for sweeping 360 degree views of Greater Boston & beyond. An awe-inspiring, breathtaking panoramic view of Boston! Ticket includes a self-guided Acoustiguide, Dreams of Freedom Museum, and a Multimedia Movie Theatre featuring the exceptional film, “Wings Over Boston.” Tickets valid anytime and do not expire.


Taza

Taza Chocolate Tours

$3 (regular $5) Saves money on ALL AGES (infants included)
Somerville, MA
Valid any time, No expiration date

Use these tickets to make your own reservation online. Taza Chocolate Factory in Somerville has just opened up its doors for regular public tour offerings! Please join us for a behind-the-scenes, guided tour of Taza Chocolate's manufacturing facility and chocolate making process. You will be able to sample chocolate, learn about cocoa beans and see the amazing machinery used to make traditional stone ground chocolate in this artisan bean-to-bar chocolate factory. The tour is approximately one hour long.




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