Beech Street Center Presents

Most Recent Episode Aspects of Russian History - Past and Present: 9/12/17

Margaret Setchkarev, a Professor Emerita of language and literature at Brandeis University and Boston College, discusses highlights from a lifetime of reading on Russian history. Topics will include developments from the 8th century to Putin, and may provide some insight into Russian culture today.

Episodes

Aspects of Russian History - Past and Present: 9/12/17

Margaret Setchkarev, a Professor Emerita of language and literature at Brandeis University and Boston College, discusses highlights from a lifetime of reading on Russian history. Topics will include developments from the 8th century to Putin, and may provide some insight into Russian culture today.

A Conversation About Climate Change: 8/25/17

Belmont's Energy Committee presents a discussion on climate change and Belmont's efforts to reduce carbon emissions. Recorded at the Beech Street Center.

Al Natale and his Classic Swing Orchestra: 09/14/17

Al Natale and his Classic Swing Orchestra perform in a concert at the Beech Street Center on September 14, 2017.

Abraham Lincoln: The Man and the Legacy: 07/11/17

Civil War Historian Al Smith gives a presentation on Abraham Lincoln, showing the many ways Abraham has been categorized by his contemporaries and historians overtime.

Critical Issues Facing China Today: 2017

Charlotte Ikels, Professor of Anthropology, discusses the critical issues facing china today in a presentation at the Beech Street Center.

Beech St Center Presents: Songs of Summer: 2017

Bill Reidy brings popular songs from a wide range of different musical styles, including Swing, Standards, Oldies, Pop and Country. His Beech Street Center debut will feature favorite summer songs by the Beach Boys, Jimmy Buffett, Harry Belafonte and others. Bill brings along his guitar and takes song requests.

Beekeeping in Belmont: 05/11/17

Belmont beekeeper Ottavio Forte gives a presentation on bees at the Beech Street Center. Topics include the difference between honeybees and wasps, how to distinguish good honey from bad honey, how to deal with stings, the pollination process and more.

Stay In Charge of Your Life as You Grow Older: 02/02/17
Protect Your Security on the Internet: 11/04/16
Beech Street Center, Financial Shenanigans, Christopher Grande: 09/23/16

A presentation at the Beech Street Center on investing by Christopher Grande of Walnut Hill Advisors, LLC.

Beech Street Center, New Subsidized Health Care Options: 09/09/16

Belmont Beech Street Center presents a talk on new subsidized health care options by Roberta Robinson of of Cambridge Health Alliance. Presented on Sept. 9, 2016.

Beech Street Center, Songbirds of the Northeast, John Root: 03/08/16

John Root gives a presentation at the Beech Street Center on "Songbirds of the Northeast" on March 8, 2016.

Beech Street Center, Contractor Fraud: 03/25/16

Officer Franz Strassmann from Belmont PD gives a presentation on home improvement contractors and how to avoid fraud at the Beech Street Center on March 25, 2016.

Beech Street Center, Fraud and Identity Theft: 04/08/16

Lt. Kristin Daley from Belmont PD gives a presentation at the Beech Street Center on how to protect yourself from fraud and identity theft. April 8, 2016.

Beech Street Center, Where the Amazon Begins: 01/05/16

Earthwatch volunteer Mark Hopkins gives a presentation on the forests of Peru's Amazonia. He explains how his group assisted biologists assess the health of the forest and rivers. Beech St. Ctr, Jan. 5, 2016.

Beech Street Center, Long Term Care Insurance 101: 01/08/16

Hans Hug, Jr. talks about how a modern long term care insurance policy really works, including how benefits are paid, how health affects eligibility and how to design a plan. Presented at Beech Street Ctr, Jan. 8, 2016.

Beech Street Center, Downsizing and Decluttering: 11/06/15

Helen Stefan, principal organizer at The Welcome Home, provides tips on how to declutter homes in preparation for downsizing. This talk was presented at the Beech Street Center on 11/6/15.

Beech Street Center, Protect Your Assets from High Cost of Long Term Care: 10/16/15

Attorney Kathy McNair from Senior Solutions LLC discusses ways to protect assets from long term care costs. Beech Street Center, Oct. 16, 2015.