Category: News

February 2023 Bulletin Now Available

It’s now February and classes are back in session at the University. However, we here at the HCB are always in session. Thanks to our Member Experience Committee and our Member Experience staff we had many engaging events in January… Read more »

January 2023 Bulletin Now Available

Happy New Year!  May the new year bring you excellent health, happiness and peace of mind. I trust that you enjoyed the holiday season with your loved ones. Last year we enjoyed the full reopening of our clubhouse. We welcomed… Read more »

December 2022 Bulletin Now Available

I trust all of you had a healthy, safe and joyful Thanksgiving holiday with your loved ones. Thankfully we have come a long way since Thanksgiving 2020. “Oh, what a night. Early November back in ‘22…”   Those of us who… Read more »

November 2022 Bulletin Now Available

Let the fun begin!   November begins the season of recognitions and celebrations at the Harvard Club. Some highlights this month include: Member Appreciation Gala (11/5), Harvard Club of Boston founder Henry Higginson’s 188th birthday (11/18), 138th Harvard-Yale Football Game (11/19),… Read more »

October 2022 Bulletin Now Available

The Harvard Club of Boston and Harvard University are back and in full swing. There is a full schedule of opportunities to where you can enjoy the wonders of our collective Harvard community. Our weekly Club Chronicle has expanded its… Read more »

September 2022 Bulletin Available

September is here and so begins New England’s most cherished season. The warm days and cool nights are upon us. We look forward to a new academic year, fall sports, the beauty of the changing leaves and the unique culinary… Read more »

August 2022 Bulletin Available

There’s plenty of summer remaining and a host of activities at the clubhouse and other venues for members of our community to enjoy.  Two upcoming events that are notable are the Annual Summer Party at the Owls Nest on the… Read more »

July 2022 Bulletin Available

Summer is finally here. We hope you and your loved ones will have an opportunity to do whatever helps you to relax, rest and rejuvenate. We have a month full of diverse events that will make your summer more memorable…. Read more »

June 2022 Bulletin Available

Commencement is defined as a beginning and this month’s Bulletin is a launch of a new format at the Club regarding our focus of connecting with our community. You will notice the new design for our Bulletin is digitally friendly… Read more »

May 2022 Bulletin Now Available

On April 25, 2022 we celebrated the 114th Annual Meeting of the Harvard Club of Boston. The evening included member awards, performance by blues-rock band and Harvard alums Jocelyn & Chris, and the induction of the 40th President of the… Read more »

April 2022 Bulletin Now Available

This is an exciting month at the Harvard Club of Boston. We will be inducting a new Club President on Monday, April 25, and welcoming Harvard alumni and sibling blues-rock band, Jocelyn & Chris to the 114th Annual Meeting Celebration… Read more »

March 2022 Bulletin Bulletin Available

March marks the two-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic and our cover honors Harvard Club of Boston members whom we extend our extreme gratitude for their hard work, courage, and perseverance during these trying times. With spring knocking on our… Read more »

February 2022 Bulletin Bulletin Available

Each February we honor and celebrate the contributions of Black Americans past and present during Black History Month. This month at the Club, we are proud to have partnered with the Harvard Clubs of Ireland and Washington D.C. to present… Read more »

January 2022 Bulletin Now Available

Happy New Year to everyone in our Harvard Club of Boston community. We begin the year with some wonderful sports-themed events, including Olympic gold medal-winning skier Lindsey Vonn and a talk on how Butler University’s men’s basketball program rose to… Read more »

December 2021 Bulletin Now Available

The halls are decked and we are ready for a festive December at the Club! Join us for one of the many events we’re hosting this month.  Tomorrow evening we are hosting an open house in Harvard Hall foyer to… Read more »

November 2021 Bulletin Now Available

Our new dedicated member space on the third floor is officially open! Come by to learn, work, and socialize in our four new spaces in the Member Commons. On Saturday, we will be hosting over 400 members and guests for… Read more »

October 2021 Bulletin is Now Available

Fall is officially here! There are so many opportunities to get involved at the Club this month.  We are hosting Ambassador (ret.) Mark Storella ’81 on Tuesday to speak about the multiple factors shaping America’s place in the world after… Read more »

September 2021 Bulletin Now Available

We have exciting events planned this September.  Join us on September 14 for Cocktail 374 in Harvard Hall for a chance to mingle and catch up with fellow members.  Don’t miss out on two Author Series this month with David… Read more »

August 2021 Bulletin Now Available

There is a lot happening at the Club in August. American folk and blues singer Tom Rush ’63 will be live in concert in Harvard Hall.  We are thrilled to be taking our annual trip to Lenox, MA with a… Read more »

July Bulletin is Now Available

Summer is officially here! We can’t wait to celebrate the season with you at our Summer BBQ Party at Community Rowing in Brighton.  If you are interested, we are even offering an opportunity to get out on the Charles River… Read more »

June Bulletin is Now Available

June brings us a wealth of wonderful activities at the Club.  Join us for War of the Roses, a rose wine tasting with the winner chosen by the members and featured in the Veritas Lounge.  We also are hosting a… Read more »

May Bulletin is Now Available

Spring has finally arrived in Boston and we are celebrating with new spring cocktails and new menus in Veritas.  The Inn at the Harvard Club has also reopened and we invite you to come and stay with us for a… Read more »

April Bulletin Now Available

This month, our Club community will come together at the 113th Annual Meeting, and we are honored to have as our special guests Harvard University President Lawrence Bacow in conversation with Club member Geraldine Acuña-Sunshine. We hope you can join… Read more »

March Bulletin Now Available

March is Women’s History Month, and on our cover we salute the many female leaders of the Harvard Club of Boston, past and present. We also have lectures from noted female authors and experts Gish Jen, Judith Sumner and Trina Vargo. Learn… Read more »

February Bulletin Now Available

February may be the shortest month of the year, but our calendar is still packed with activities.  We’ve added two new sessions to our virtual fitness classes, and also have a trivia night planned. Cocktail 374’s theme this month is… Read more »

January Bulletin Now Available

Happy New Year to everyone in the Harvard Club community. We start off the year with some wonderful events, including lectures by Dean Bridget Terry Long, Professor Derek Penselar and Professor David Wang. To bring our Harvard community together, we’re… Read more »

December Bulletin is Available

Happy holidays to everyone in the Harvard Club community! Celebrations may be different this year but we wish you all the joy the season brings. Be sure to make some time in your busy schedule for one or more of… Read more »

November Bulletin is Available

Thanksgiving will be a little different this year, but we will have an old-fashioned turkey dinner available for you to pick up at the Club and reheat at home.  Leave the work to us so you can enjoy the day. … Read more »

October Bulletin is Now Available

Every Friday night in October, join us for a cocktail and complimentary individually plated cheese plates in beautiful Harvard Hall before dinner.  The fireplaces will be lit and it will be a wonderful way to kick off your weekend.  Also… Read more »

September Bulletin is Now Available

The Back Bay Clubhouse is open and waiting to welcome you back!  Join us for dinner in Veritas Tuesdays – Saturdays beginning September 8 from 5 pm to 8:30 pm – including outdoor dining along Commonwealth Avenue.  We have interesting… Read more »

August Bulletin is Now Available

The Back Bay Clubhouse has reopened and we can’t wait to welcome you back!  Join us for dinner in Veritas Tuesdays – Fridays from 5 pm to 8:30 pm.  We have interesting lectures this month from Professor Michael Bronski and… Read more »

July Bulletin Now Available

The Back Bay Clubhouse is open and we can’t wait to welcome you back! Join us for dinner in Veritas Tuesdays – Fridays from 5 pm to 8:30 pm. We have interesting lectures this month from Dr. Paul Sax, Claude… Read more »

May Bulletin Now Available

The clubhouses may be closed, the but Harvard Club community is not! Join us virtually this month for one or more of our virtual events. The calendar includes lectures by Harvard Medical School Dean George Daley, John Dionne of Harvard… Read more »

June Bulletin Now Available

Summer is upon us and we have a number of events to celebrate the season. Join us virtually this month for Rose all Day with Tina Silverberg, Virtual Team Trivia and Cocktail 374 online. We’re also launching Veritas To-Go on… Read more »

Veritas Market is Now Available

Harvard Club members can now enjoy restaurant quality meals, to be prepared by you in your own home.  Choose from a range of premium meat, fish, and side dishes, complete with recipes linked here and video tutorials linked here from… Read more »

April Bulletin Now Available

This month we’ve developed dozens of virtual events to ensure our community remains engaged and connected during the COVID-19 pandemic. The calendar includes cooking demonstrations by the Club’s chefs, topical lectures, fitness classes to help you stay healthy and more…. Read more »

March Bulletin Now Available

This month at the Back Bay Clubhouse we’re hosting a family event on Saturday, March 7 to celebrate the birthday of Dr. Seuss. We’ll have a breakfast buffet, games for kids of all ages and a special gift bag to… Read more »

January / February Bulletin Now Available

It’s the start of a new year and our event calendar has activities for all ages. On Saturday, January 12, bring the whole family to the Club for an afternoon of indoor mini golf in Harvard Hall. Also at the… Read more »

December Bulletin Now Available

This month, we are hosting one of our favorite family events of the year, Annual Children’s Brunch with Santa on Saturday 14 at the Back Bay Clubhouse. At the Downtown Clubhouse, join us for a 1920’s themed New Year’s Eve… Read more »

Harvard Club Named a 2020-21 Platinum Club of the World

October 30, 2019 -The Harvard Club of Boston has once again been named a Platinum City Club of the World by the Club Leaders Forum. Platinum Club status is the pinnacle of recognition for private clubs around the globe. The… Read more »

November Bulletin Now Available

The holiday season has arrived and we have several fun family activities and traditional events planned. On November 28, we are hosting our Thanksgiving Day dinner buffet and on December 5 we’re showing the movie Elf at our new Dinner… Read more »

Harvard Club Installs State-of-the-Art Fitness Equipment

September 10, 2019 – The Harvard Club of Boston recently upgraded it’s 2,300 square foot fitness center with the installation of 20 new pieces of state-of-the-art equipment. The new machines include advanced interactive features designed to further support Club members’… Read more »

September Bulletin Now Available

This month we have events to help your body and mind prepare for fall. At the Back Bay Clubhouse, starting September 24, we’re hosting a 9 week Positivity and Relaxation Training program to teach you how to manage stress, improve… Read more »

Harvard Club Forms a Golf Special Interest Group

August 19, 2019 – The Harvard Club of Boston has formed a Golf special interest group (SIG), which offers an opportunity to meet other club members who share an interest in golf, as well as play courses across New England…. Read more »

July / August Bulletin Now Available

July and August are busy months for everyone, so be sure to check out this double edition of the Bulletin and see what we have planned for you. At the Back Bay Clubhouse we’ll celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the… Read more »

The Harvard Club of Boston congratulates the MIT Class of 2019

June 10, 2019 – The 2019 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) commencement took place on Friday, June 7 in Cambridge, MA. The Harvard Club congratulates the 2,905 graduating students and their families. The Harvard Club currently has over 250 MIT… Read more »

Harvard Club welcomes new members from the Class of 2019

June 4, 2019 – The Harvard Club of Boston announced today that it has added 152 new members from the 2019 graduating class of Harvard College.  The 368th Commencement at Harvard College’s 368th was held on Thursday, May 30, 2019…. Read more »

June Bulletin Now Available

We have a wide variety of events this month from family focused to fun summer activities. Celebrate Father’s Day on June 16 with a brunch buffet in Veritas. On June 22, bring the kids to our Alice in Wonderland Tea… Read more »

Harvard Club of Boston Launches 1908 Beer

The Harvard Club of Boston has partnered with Castle Island Brewing Company to produce 1908, a lager exclusively available at the Harvard Club. The brew was officially introduced at a launch event held at the Club on April 29. This… Read more »

May Bulletin Now Available

We’re kicking off May at the Back Bay Clubhouse with a Kentucky Derby Party on the 4th with prizes and signature cocktails. On the 12th we’re celebrating mom with a Mother’s Day Jazz Brunch, and on the 18th don’t miss Family… Read more »

April Bulletin Now Available

Please join us at our 111th Annual Meeting and Dinner with guest speaker Martha Minow, the 300th Anniversary University Professor at Harvard, on April 3 at the Back Bay Clubhouse. On April 19 we’re hosting a traditional Passover Seder Dinner… Read more »

March Bulletin Now Available

We have a few special celebrations happening at the Club this month. On March 2, in honor of Dr. Seuss’s birthday, we’ll screen Horton Hears a Who! on the big screen in Harvard Hall. All ages are welcome. On March… Read more »

January / February Bulletin Now Available

It’s a new year and we have some wonderful member events planned for you. On January 12, don’t miss Family Movie Night when we’ll show the movie Frozen. On January 17, also at the Back Bay Clubhouse, come to our… Read more »

December Bulletin Now Available

If you are like us, you can’t believe December starts this weekend. On December 4, don’t miss our EndZone Luncheon with former Patriots player Troy Brown at the Downtown Clubhouse or our Friday Lunch Buffet on December 7. Our New… Read more »

November Bulletin Now Available

Everyone gets busier around the holidays so take a moment to register now for upcoming Club events. At the Downtown Clubhouse, don’t miss our EndZone Luncheon Series on November 5 with former NFL player Troy Brown. At the Back Bay… Read more »

October Bulletin Now Available

Don’t miss the social event of the season – our black tie Member Appreciation Gala on October 27 at the Back Bay Clubhouse. On October 14, get a family heirloom appraised by Skinner at our What’s It Worth event. Join… Read more »

September Bulletin Now Available

Introduce your kids to squash at our Open House Junior Clinic on September 8 at the Back Bay Clubhouse. On September 17, join us for Cocktail 374 / Fall Event Preview and hear firsthand about the exciting events planned in… Read more »

JULY / AUGUST BULLETIN NOW AVAILABLE

Vacation time is upon us, but don’t forget to register for upcoming Club events. At the Back Bay Clubhouse on July 9, don’t miss our family friendly Cocktail 374 Red Sox Edition where Wally the Green Monster will make an… Read more »

JUNE BULLETIN NOW AVAILABLE

Make June the month to treat yourself at the Club. At the Downtown Clubhouse, start with Friday Lunch Buffet on June 1, and register for our Mid-Week Manicure event on June 14. At the Back Bay Clubhouse, don’t miss Cocktail… Read more »

May Bulletin Now Available

Please join us at our 110th Annual Meeting and Dinner, with guest speaker George Q. Daley AB’82, MD’91, PhD, Dean of Harvard Medical School, on May 10 at the Back Bay Clubhouse; see page 4 to register. Also, we’re celebrating… Read more »

April Bulletin Now Available

Don’t miss a nostalgic Family Movie Night with Mary Poppins on April 7, and if you’re feeling lucky, join us for Casino Night on April 14, both held at the Back Bay Clubhouse. At the Downtown Clubhouse, our popular Friday… Read more »

March Bulletin Now Available

2018 is off to a great start at the Club. We begin the month with a family event on Saturday, March 3, celebrating Dr. Seuss’s birthday with a breakfast brunch and entertainment. On March 13, learn how to make St…. Read more »

January / February Bulletin Now Available

It’s a new year, and there is a lot going on at the Club in January and February. “Thurgood” comes to Harvard Hall on January 24 and we’re hosting a Norman Rockwell Four Freedoms Discussion event on January 11 as… Read more »

December Bulletin Now Available

The holidays are an exciting and busy, time at the Club. Our festive events include the annual Children’s Brunch with Santa on December 9 and Decorate Your Own Gingerbread House on December 20 at the Back Bay Clubhouse. We also… Read more »

November Bulletin Now Available

Don’t miss one of our biggest events of the year – our Member Appreciation Gala on November 4. It’s not too late to sign up! And if you’re looking for some family fun, join us for Family Board Game night… Read more »

October Bulletin Now Available

We are full swing into one of our busiest seasons at the Club. Some notable events at the Back Bay Clubhouse this month include HUBweek Comes to the Club on October 10 and An Evening with Dr. Paul Farmer of… Read more »

September Bulletin Now Available

Don’t miss new events coming in September. We are launching our monthly party, Cocktail 374 on September 11 at the Back Bay Clubhouse. All members and their guests are welcome. Also at the Back Bay Clubhouse, bring your four legged… Read more »

Harvard Hall Named Best Ballroom Venue 2017

Boston Magazine© has named Harvard Hall as the Best Ballroom Venue in 2017. Harvard Hall has been the stage for weddings and special events for over 100 years, hosting as many as 350 guests, as well as more exclusive occasions… Read more »

July/August Bulletin Now Available

We have exciting new events planned for July and August. At the Back Bay Clubhouse in July, we’ll host a Taste of Summer dinner and at our family movie night we’ll show the classic Run for Your Life Charlie Brown…. Read more »

June Bulletin Now Availble

Register early before space runs out for some exciting events this month. On June 7, our Harvard with a Heart panel will host a discussion on the importance of resilience, followed by a group community service project to benefit Y2Y… Read more »

May Bulletin Now Available

May is busy with family celebrations, family fun and wellness events. At the Back Bay Clubhouse, on May 2, the Women of the Harvard Club Leadership Committee presents the 5th Anniversary Boston’s Most Influential Women Celebration. Join us for Mother’s… Read more »

April Bulletin Now Available

April is a busy month with many events in keeping with the season. At the Back Bay Clubhouse, join us on April 13 as we exhibit art from our archives that has not been seen for decades, if ever and… Read more »

February 9 Winter Storm Hours

Due to the snow storm hitting Boston on Thursday, February 9, the following hours for both Clubhouses will be in effect. Downtown Clubhouse: Breakfast and lunch in The Crimson, closed for dinner service. Back Bay Clubhouse: Breakfast and lunch will be… Read more »

February Bulletin Now Available

Join us for a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner or a family event that includes an exclusive brunch with Mickey & Minnie before a live performance of Disney On Ice at TD Garden. If you consider yourself a trivia aficionado, come… Read more »

January Bulletin Now Available

Make a New Year’s Resolution to come to the Club for our exciting January 2017 dining and member events. At the Downtown Clubhouse you can attend a Create Change by Managing Stress Workshop or our Faculty Lecture Series with Professor… Read more »

December Bulletin Now Available

The holiday season is a festive time at the Club. Our upcoming events include the annual Children’s Lunch with Santa, our Member Holiday Open House with the Copley Singers performing live and a New Year’s Day Brunch in Harvard Hall… Read more »

November Bulletin Now Available

This month join us for Election Night in the ClubPub and watch the numbers come in while enjoying party themed drinks and apps. We have several events for foodies including an Italian Wine Dinner at the Downtown Clubhouse and a… Read more »

October Bulletin Now Available

Fall has arrived and our event calendar reflects the new season. Join us for our complimentary Fall Preview Event on the 3rd and get a sneak peek of upcoming activities, including a sampling of our new dinner menus. On the… Read more »

September Bulletin Now Available

We have some unique events scheduled in September. Our Journey to the Boston Light is on the 9th and our Member-Guest Golf Tournament at The Golf Club of Cape Cod on the 15th. Join us at the Back Bay Clubhouse… Read more »

July/August Bulletin Now Available

When making your plans this summer, be sure to check out the events taking place at the Club over the next two months. Our Journey to the Boston Light exclusive boat tour is on July 22. We have tickets to see… Read more »

New Chef Appointed at the Downtown Clubhouse

We are pleased to announce we have a new Chef at the Downtown Clubhouse, Executive Chef Jason Banusiewicz. Chef Banusiewicz has been with the Harvard Club of Boston since September 2014 working at the Back Bay Clubhouse, and joined the Downtown Clubhouse in… Read more »

All the fabulous changes at the Harvard Club recently have attracted the attention of some of Boston’s most influential news outlets. Following is a summary of some recent publicity that has appeared about the Club and its new President, Karen… Read more »

July/August Bulletin Now Available

When making your plans this summer, be sure to check out the events taking place at the Club over the next two months. Our Journey to the Boston Light exclusive boat tour is on July 22. We have tickets to see… Read more »

June Bulletin Now Available

Summer is here and we have a lot going on at both Clubhouses. Don’t miss our complimentary Member Benefits Bash and learn more about your member perks. Join us for our Author Series with fellow Club member Greg Stone. Our… Read more »

May Bulletin Now Available

We have many noteworthy events at the Club this May. The Women of the Harvard Club Leadership Committee invite you to the Boston’s Most Influential Women Honoree Reunion Reception. Our Mother’s Day Buffet will take place in Harvard Hall again… Read more »