From a video marketing panel to an environmental town hall, there's plenty to enjoy in Boston this week. Read on for a rundown of ideas for how to fill your calendar.
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How to Get the Most Out of Video Marketing for Your Business
Work in the marketing industry? Check out a four-person panel on producing captivating marketing videos. The panel will include experts in production, videography, marketing and editing. The event will be moderated by Marina Eruklar, principal and founder of Hamstead Solutions.
When: Wednesday, April 17, 6-8 p.m.
Where: WeWork, One Seaport Square, 77 Sleeper St.
NOVA Wonders Exhibition
Check out several exhibits, presentations and activities inspired by "NOVA Wonders," a six-part miniseries produced by PBS. Local STEM organizations created exhibits exploring everything from the secrets of chimp communication to dark matter and energy. Appetizers and drinks will be available.
When: Wednesday, April 17, 6-9 p.m.
Where: WGBH Educational Foundation, 1 Guest St.
BostonTalks: Forecasting Food
Local chefs and experts will discuss the future of food Thursday night. The event will feature Greg Donoghue, the C.O.O. of Clover Food Lab, Claire Cheney, owner of the Curio Spice Shop and David Yusefzadeh, C.E.O. and founder of Cloud Creamery. Beer, wine and hard cider will be available for purchase.
When: Thursday, April 18, 7-9 p.m.
Where: WGBH, 1 Guest St.
Green New Deal Town Hall
Join Rep. Ayanna Pressley and activist Rev. Mariama White-Hammond in a discussion about the Green New Deal Saturday. The initiative aims to get greenhouse gas emissions to net-zero and 100 percent renewable energy.
When: Saturday, April 20, 3-5 p.m.
Where: First Church In Jamaica Plain, 6 Eliot St.
Get out there.
Spring is almost here, and with it comes brighter, longer days best spent out and about after that looong winter. Here’s what to pack when you’re out adventuring:
- With the Fujifilm Instax Mini 9 camera — now with selfie mirror and close-up lens adapter — you can snap retro-style instant photos that print immediately. Oh snap >>
- Capture that can’t-miss vista like a professional with the Fugetek 2-in-1 selfie stick and tripod, complete with wireless remote. Go pro >>
- Sun protection isn’t just for summer: Experts agree that staying safe year-round is the way to go — and when it comes to natural, reef-friendly frolicking, Sun Bum’s got your back (and arms, and legs, and … ). Lotion up >>