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Prospect Hill
Sun, 01/01/2017 - 11:30am

Gather at City Hall and march to Prospect Hill, where the first American Flag was flown. Once at Prospect Hill. learn about the important role our city played in the American Revolution. Also join us in patriotic songs and enjoy light refreshments.

Movie
Wed, 01/04/2017 - 6:30pm

Free movies presented by the Somerville Public Library. This week's feature is The Huntsman: Winter’s War.

A crowd stands in attendance at an outdoor event
Thu, 01/05/2017 - 5:00pm

This meeting is to discuss design ideas for phase 2 of the WHCS project, the school yard. This is not a meeting to discuss the playing field - that’s another process.

Sun, 01/08/2017 - 6:30pm

The resort is located on the boardwalk in Atlantic City. It has world-class restaurants, non-stop entertainment, a dazzling array of shops. You will find all this and more!!!

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 6:00pm

Members of the public are invited to come for this look back at the past year’s efforts as well as a look forward to City and School initiatives in the coming year. Additionally, as the City will celebrate its 175th Birthday in 2017, attendees will be welcomed to learn more about the City’s history through photos, exhibits, and interactive activities at a reception following the State of the City Address. Refreshments will be served.

Mon, 01/09/2017 - 6:00pm

Public meeting of the Licensing Commission. In order to have an application on this Agenda approved, a representative for any/all applications submitted, must appear at this meeting.

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 6:30pm

This is a public meeting of the Somerville High School Improvement Council.

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 11:00am

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, the Health and Human Services Department and the Somerville Public Schools announce the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration event, entitled, “One Somerville,” to be held on Monday, Jan. 16, in observance of national Martin Luther King Jr Day.

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 6:30pm

The City of Somerville, Somerville Public Schools, and local tech incubator Canopy City are proud to announce the first round of the BuildCorps Incubator. In the BuildCorps Incubator, Somerville middle school and high school students will work in groups to identify a problem in their community, propose a solution, turn that solution into a product in the Somerville Fab Lab, and learn how to market that product to customers and pitch to investors. This is an information session about the program.

Wed, 01/18/2017 - 7:00pm

Join us to learn about upcoming details for volunteer opportunities—including the opportunity to apply for the Volunteer Coordinator position!— with Somerville Open Studios 2017. We will also be discussing details for the 2017 Volunteer Photo Shoot to be featured in this years map book.

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 5:30pm

Be part of a fun and interactive experience learning about the results of the 2016 Student Health Survey taken by Somerville High School Students. Get to know the results first hand and be the first to give ideas on how to enhance the youth programming around prevention around the City of Somerville.

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 6:00pm

A public hearing for all interested parties will be held by the Planning Board.

Thu, 01/19/2017 - 6:00pm

Calling all Somerville visuals artists who prefer in-person to online registrations! Learn more about and register for this year's Somerville Open Studios with SOS Coordinator Ellie Laramie-Byers!

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 9:30am

Judy Gertler and Pat McMillen will be bringing the message of the Senior Medicare Patrol Program on how to avoid becoming a victim of healthcare errors, fraud and abuse.

Fri, 01/20/2017 - 10:00am

Everyone is welcome to join the Somerville Council on Aging Book Club. See flyer for more details.

A crowd stands in attendance at an outdoor event
Sun, 01/22/2017 - 1:10pm

This is a special public meeting of the Historic Preservation Society. This meeting will tour those properties which are candidates for the Commission’s 2017 Awards Program. The tour will begin and end at 34 Josephine Avenue. A complete list of properties is attached.

Wed, 01/25/2017 - 7:00pm

Beyond the Pattern is SOS's annual show of fashion and wearable art, returning on May 4, 2017 after a year's hiatus. If you are interested in participating in Beyond the Pattern, but are curious for more details or are even possibly interested in volunteering, we encourage you to attend this meeting

Thu, 01/26/2017 - 6:30pm

The City of Somerville, Somerville Public Schools, and local tech incubator Canopy City are proud to announce the first round of the BuildCorps Incubator. In the BuildCorps Incubator, Somerville middle school and high school students will work in groups to identify a problem in their community, propose a solution, turn that solution into a product in the Somerville Fab Lab, and learn how to market that product to customers and pitch to investors. This is an information session about the program.

Tue, 01/31/2017 - 10:50am

Lunch choices are Chicken Parm or Baked Haddock. See flyer for more information.

Movie
Wed, 02/01/2017 - 6:30pm

Free movies presented by the Somerville Public Library. This week's feature is The Jungle Book.

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 10:30am

Jazz duo, Todd Brunel on clarinet and Joe Reid on piano, will perform a program of Benny Goodman favorites. See flyer for more information.

An image of City festival-goers is matted into the shape of Somerville's silhouette
Sat, 02/04/2017 - 10:00am

Join The Welcome Project, City of Somerville (Official), and your neighbors on the Somerville High School concourse in showing support for our Sanctuary City (2017 is the 30th anniversary of Somerville becoming a Sanctuary City) and all members of our community. The rally will feature a short speaking program and musical performances.

Sleigh Ride
Wed, 02/08/2017 - 9:30am

Price includes transportation, sleigh ride with a fire pit stop to toast marshmallows, hot cocoa, coffee or water and clam chowder or chili.

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 10:30am

Come to meet the Assessor (Marc Levy) for a question and answer session. A light lunch will be served.

Out-of-focus image of meeting attendees
Wed, 02/08/2017 - 6:30pm

This is a public meeting of the Somerville High School Improvement Council.

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 7:00pm

Due to the snow emergency the Board of Adermen meeting scheduled on Thursday February 9, 2017 has been postponed to Tuesday February 14th at 7pm

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 11:00am

Come join the Somerville Council on Aging as we celebrate Valentine's Day. Limited seating and transportation.

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 6:00pm

The City of Somerville’s Planning Department invites you to a series of meetings aimed at chartering the next steps in developing this great neighborhood while preserving its character.

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 10:00am

Everyone is welcome to join the Somerville Council on Aging Book Club. See flyer for more details.

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 11:30am

You don’t need grandchildren to come enjoy the day. Borrow a grandchild for the day. All are welcome. RSVP is a must.

A group of Somerville residents enjoy lunch aboard a Council on Aging boat trip
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 11:00am

Come join the Somerville Council on Aging as we celebrate Valentine's Day. Limited seating and transportation. Call for more information.

A group of Somerville residents enjoy lunch aboard a Council on Aging boat trip
Mon, 02/27/2017 - 11:30am

DA Ryan will speak about childhood trauma and how we see it impacting children in various ways. The DA’s office has partnered with Project Linus who provide blankets to give to children who experience some type of trauma.

Wed, 03/01/2017 - 10:30am

Lunch will be on your own! There will be a $10 fee to hold your seat. It will be given back to you the day of the trip.

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 6:00pm

The City of Somerville’s Planning Department invites you to a series of meetings aimed at chartering the next steps in developing this great neighborhood while preserving its character.

Artist's illustration of a City block with a park in the center
Tue, 03/07/2017 - 6:00pm

Public meeting of the Planning Board and Board of Aldermen Land Use Committee

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 5:30pm

The Somerville Redevelopment Authority (SRA) invites the public to comment on the Master Land Disposition Agreement (MLDA) with Union Square Station Associates (US2) at a special SRA meeting and public hearing on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at 5:30 p.m.

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 6:00pm

Located on the corner of Cedar St. and Highland Ave, one (1) unit will be offered to income-qualified households at an affordable price through the City’s Inclusionary Housing Program. The unit is part of a 7 unit development.

Antique map depicts the Charles River
Sun, 03/12/2017 - 2:00pm

Karl Haglund, author of Inventing the Charles River, has spent the last 25 years as Project Manager for the Department of Conservation and Recreation for the new Charles River Basin. His book was published by MIT Press and received an honor award from the American Society of Landscape Architects. View flyer for more details.

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 5:00pm

The CPA Advisory Committee, a sub-committee of the Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (HPC) will hold a public meeting to advise the HPC’s representative to the CPC and to make recommendations to the CPA relative to applications requesting historic preservation- specific monies.

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 7:00pm

At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death.

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 11:00am

Come join the Somerville Council on Aging as we celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Limited seating and transportation.

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 4:00pm

The purpose of this meeting is to review compensation and classification of various city job titles and any other business.

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 6:00pm

The City of Somerville’s Planning Department invites you to a series of meetings aimed at chartering the next steps in developing this great neighborhood while preserving its character.

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 6:00pm

Please join the Somerville Commission for Women on Tuesday, March 21, for a special event in honor of Women’s History Month. “Shaping the Future: Our Community Dialogue,” will be held at The Highlander Café located in Somerville High School, beginning at 6 p.m.

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 6:30pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, Ward 5 Alderman Mark Niedergang, and the City of Somerville’s Engineering Department invite all interested residents to a community meeting to discuss the ongoing Cedar Street Water and Sewer Infrastructure Upgrade Project, on Tuesday, March 21, beginning at 6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria in the Kennedy School, 5 Cherry St. Construction is expected to begin on Cedar St.

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 6:00pm

Public meeting of the Finance Committee, to include a public hearing on the request of an appropriation and authorization to borrow $255,982,704 in a bond for the construction of a new Somerville High School.

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 9:30am

Somerville Council on Aging is going to Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island! Video Slot Machines and Gaming Tables.

175 Somerville: An artist's sketch of the Prospect Hill Tower with sits atop a stylized US flag
Wed, 03/29/2017 - 5:00pm

We're marking Somerville's 175th birthday all year, but March is an especially important month. It was in March of 1842 that Somerville officially separated from Charlestown and became its own city.

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 6:30pm

Join Ward 5 Alderman Mark Niedergang, and the Mayor’s Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development on Wednesday, March 29, for a community meeting to discuss upcoming renovations to the Hoyt-Sullivan Playground. The meeting will be held at the Visiting Nurse’s Association, 259 Lowell St., from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 10:30am

Join us for a great morning of All- Acoustic Irish Music. Lunch and Bingo will follow the performance. Please RSVP by calling 617-625-6600 ext. 2300.

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 6:00pm

The City of Somerville Planning and Zoning Department will hold two public meetings to present and discuss the proposed changes to the Demolition Review Ordinance, which requires the Historic Preservation Commission to review buildings proposed for demolition that are over 50 years old.

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 6:00pm

Are you thinking about opening a business in Somerville? We're holding a workshop that can provide you the information you need to open your business here in Somerville!

Tue, 04/04/2017 - 6:00pm

The City of Somerville’s Planning Department invites you to a series of meetings aimed at chartering the next steps in developing this great neighborhood while preserving its character.

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 10:00am

Lunch will be served at noontime. Come to the Somerville Council on Aging’s Cross Street Center to learn more about the many languages, music, foods, and cultures of Somerville’s older adults.

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 6:00pm

The City of Somerville Planning and Zoning Department will hold two public meetings to present and discuss the proposed changes to the Demolition Review Ordinance, which requires the Historic Preservation Commission to review buildings proposed for demolition that are over 50 years old.

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 6:30pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and the Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development invite you to a public hearing to receive citizen input on the City’s 2017-2018 HUD One Year Annual Action Plan for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, the Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) program and the HOME program.

Sat, 04/08/2017 - 10:00am

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, the Health & Human Services Department, and Somerville Animal Control are pleased to host the 17th Annual Rabies Clinic in the yard at the DPW Highway Garage on Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 10 a.m. to noon. The City's annual rabies clinic gives residents an easy and affordable opportunity to have their dogs and cats vaccinated against the rabies virus.

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 12:30pm

The Master Land Disposition Agreement (MLDA) between the Somerville Redevelopment Authority (SRA) and Union Square Master Developer US2 was submitted to the SRA for review at their meeting on February 16, 2017. A copy of the MLDA is available at the link below. The deadline to submit comments on the MLDA is April 14, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.

Mon, 04/17/2017 - 10:00am

Join us for the City's annual Patriot's Day event, a Colonial Fair at Foss Park featuring, games, refreshments, 'Colonial Passports', and more!

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 9:00am

Did you know that you could be eligible for a free pair of diabetes shoes every year? If you have Medicare and Diabetes, please book a ten minute shoe fitting appointment at the Somerville Council on Aging. You must book an appointment ahead of time.

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:00pm

The meeting of the Somerville Municipal Scholarship Committee will be held to consider the recommendations of the Somerville High School Foundation Scholarship Committee for Recipients of the Somerville Municipal Scholarship.

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 6:00pm

Public meeting of the Planning Board

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 10:00am

Join the City of Somerville, Groundwork Somerville, and Comcast Cares for the annual Spring Cleanup and Community Barbecue on Saturday, April 22, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A rain date has been set for Saturday, April 29. All participants are invited to meet at the Blessing of the Bay Boat House on Shore Drive, at 9 a.m.

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 12:00pm

This festival will be a celebration of urban wildlife and the return of spring in Somerville’s smallest "urban wild.” There will be science talks, tree planting, and activities to celebrate Arbor Day and the tiny great outdoors in Somerville.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 11:30am

Are you a married couple celebrating 50 years or more of marriage? The Somerville Council on Aging is looking for couples to come celebrate this joyous occasion.

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 7:00pm

In 2014, Mayor Curtatone set an ambitious goal for Somerville to become carbon neutral by 2050 in order to reduce the city’s contribution to climate change. Come learn about this goal and what it would take to achieve net zero carbon emissions across Somerville.

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 6:00pm

The City of Somerville’s Planning Department invites you to a series of meetings aimed at chartering the next steps in developing this great neighborhood while preserving its character.

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:00am

This week’s story time will feature stories with environmental themes and city staff will be present to speak with parents about residential energy efficiency programs.

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 3:00pm

Come get crafty and design a poster to encourage sustainable behavior. Prizes will be given for the most creative and persuasive posters. All art supplies will be provided.

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 3:00pm

Teen Empowerment Library Leaders are hosting an environmental film screening and discussion for Somerville teens as part of their ongoing film series.

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 10:00am

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone, the Somerville Health and Human Services, Police and Fire Departments announced today that, in collaboration with the efforts of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and the “National Prescription Drug Take-Back” program, Somerville will celebrate “National Prescription Drug Take Back Day” on Saturday, April 29 from 10a-1p.

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 11:00am

Come join the Somerville Council on Aging as we celebrate Older American's Month. Limited seating and transportation.

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 6:30pm

The Somerville Elections Department in conjunction with the State’s Office of Campaign and Political Finance (OCPF) will be hosting a Financial Training Seminar for Somerville Voters who would like to run for Municipal Office Tuesday May 2nd at 6:30 pm in the Aldermanic Chambers.

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 5:00pm

Exhibit Reception - Photographs by Randi Freundlich, and photographs by youth from The Welcome Project

Stop by and say hello! Light refreshments with Mayor Joe Curtatone and others

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 6:00pm

The Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC) shall hold a Public Hearing concerning buildings which have been determined ‘preferably preserved’. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss alternatives to the full demolition of the house at 57 Broadway.

Sat, 05/06/2017 - 7:30pm

To celebrate the City of Somerville's 175th Anniversary, this year’s short films theme is “Somerville old and new.”

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 12:00pm

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 140 Section 157, the Somerville Police Department will be conducting a public hearing on a dog complaint to determine whether a dog is a nuisance or dangerous dog, in accordance with Section 157 or other applicable law. Said canine named “Poppy” is owned by Maria Shik and housed at 39 Florence Street, Apt 1, Somerville, MA.

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 11:00am

$10.00 Price Includes: Lunch, Coffee, Dessert Cards & Prizes. Come and have a fun filled day!

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 3:00pm

The Somerville Housing Department is calling on members of the community to help spread the word about this year’s annual survey of youth who do not have a stable place to live. The Youth Count is an effort to gain a clearer understanding of the housing status and story of youth without a stable place to stay on any given night in Somerville and Arlington. 

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 6:00pm

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the West Branch Library Visioning meeting scheduled for Wednesday, May 10, has been postponed.  Information on an alternate date will be shared as soon as available. We look forward to continuing our discussion about renovations to the West Branch Library and hearing your feedback at that time.

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 6:00pm

The Somerville Commission for Women will join thousands of other groups around the world to host a screening of 50/50: Rethinking the Past, Present, and Future of Women + Power on Wed., May 10. The 20-minute film is meant to spark a discussion among attendees about issues of gender equality and how our community can work toward gender parity.

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 2:00pm

As a continuation of our last neighborhood planning meeting on the topic of design and character, our staff wants to walk with you through Davis Square to observe and discuss design elements of existing buildings. This will require daylight, so we're scheduling three different time slots earlier in the day, on three different days.

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 4:00pm

Somerville youth aged 12-18 are welcome to an open audition for the 2017 Somerville Sunsetters. Click on the flyer for more information.

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 9:00am

The City of Somerville’s Styrofoam Recycling program will return for all Somerville residents on Saturday, May 13, 2017. Residents may visit the Department of Public Works yard, located at 1 Franey Rd., between 9 a.m. and noon to dispose of all types of EPS (Styrofoam) foam packing materials, including foam bracing and packing peanuts.

Sat, 05/13/2017 - 9:00am

Help to conserve water and protect the environment by saving rainwater! Rainwater barrels are now available to order and can be picked up at this event. The deadline for ordering a rain barrel is Saturday, May 6th at 5 p.m.

Jane's Walk 2017 starts at Conway Park and ends at Aeronaut Brewery
Sat, 05/13/2017 - 9:30am

Join us for the kickoff to Somerville’s May Preservation Month — with a leisurely stroll through the area recently dubbed as "Innovation Row." See how a formerly industrial area is transforming into a mixed-use neighborhood. Residents and business owners, current and former, get together to tell stories about the community, explore the area, and connect with neighbors.

Golden Gals
Tue, 05/16/2017 - 10:30am

A fun, safe, social group to discuss women’s issues and growing older. Come meet new friends, reminisce, discuss any and all issues regarding woman and our role in the world today!

Tue, 05/16/2017 - 2:00pm

As a continuation of our last neighborhood planning meeting on the topic of design and character, our staff wants to walk with you through Davis Square to observe and discuss design elements of existing buildings. This will require daylight, so we're scheduling three different time slots earlier in the day, on three different days.

Antique photo of 33 Bromfield Rd. in Somerville
Wed, 05/17/2017 - 7:00pm

Preservation Planner Kristi Chase, Reference Librarian Kevin O’Kelly and Archivist Nadia Dixson will discuss the different resources that can help you research the
histories of your house and family.

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 6:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 9:00am

As a continuation of our last neighborhood planning meeting on the topic of design and character, our staff wants to walk with you through Davis Square to observe and discuss design elements of existing buildings. This will require daylight, so we're scheduling three different time slots earlier in the day, on three different days.

winds
Tue, 05/23/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 8:15am

Join Mayor Joseph Curtatone, the Somerville Community Preservation Committee (CPC), and the Friends of the Community Path to celebrate the reopening of the Grove-to- Cedar section of the Community Path following repaving work that occurred this month.

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:00pm

The City of Somerville Planning and Zoning Department is holding an additional public meeting to present and discuss the proposed changes to the Demolition Review Ordinance, which requires the Historic Preservation Commission to review buildings proposed for demolition that are over 50 years old.

Planning staff will provide a comprehensive overview of the current use of the ordinance, and explain the scope of the proposed changes including expanded review procedures, and more detailed applicant requirements.

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:00pm

This new event will be a candlelight vigil reflecting the true meaning of Memorial Day. Please don’t miss this opportunity to come together to continue our week of remembrance here in the City of Somerville.

Thu, 05/25/2017 - 6:30pm

Owners winning awards for work on their properties will be presented original art, AUTOCAD drawings, or woodburnings created by Somerville High School students in the Art Department, the Drafting and Pre-Engineering Program, or in the FabLab. The Awards Ceremony is preceded by a reception with light food and drinks. All are welcome to attend.

winds
Tue, 05/30/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

movie
Tue, 05/30/2017 - 12:30pm

This movie stars Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, John Legend and Rosemarie DeWitt. This movie is rated PG-13 and runs for approximately 2 hours and 8 minutes.

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 10:30am

There will be a slideshow and discussion about the economic history of Somerville’s oldest commercial district, Union Square. The discussion will profile some of the Square’s biggest employers beginning in the 1800's, including the meat-packing, glass-blowing, and textile finishing industries. The event will also feature a selection of photographs and histories of businesses spanning the last 100 years.

Pride flag
Thu, 06/01/2017 - 2:45pm

Please join Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and the Somerville High School Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA) on Thursday, June 1 at 2:45 p.m., to raise the Pride flag in honor of LGBTQ Pride Month and LGBTQ Youth Pride. The ceremony will take place on the City Hall concourse, 93 Highland Ave.

Thu, 06/01/2017 - 6:00pm

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 6:00pm

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a dinner dance with dinner, dessert and dancing.

Sat, 06/03/2017 - 5:30pm

The Somerville Arts Council and the Department of Health and Human Services present the “Big Gay Dance Party!” This first-ever ArtsUnion Pride month event is scheduled for Saturday, June 3, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., on the Union Square Plaza, and features DJ Dee Diggs, who will be spinning a variety of songs throughout the evening.

Sat, 06/03/2017 - 8:30pm

The Somerville Arts Council presents Dancing in the Streets: a series of free outdoor dance performances.

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 10:00am

The Ryan Harrington Foundation’s "Just One" 5k run is on June 4th, 2017. This is a wonderful event to raise awareness around substance abuse and fight addiction. Please see the attached flyer and links below for detailed information.

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 2:00pm

SomerStreets: Carnaval returns for its 8th year of shaking up East Somerville! SomerStreets will kick off the 2017 season Sunday, June 4, from 2 to 6 p.m. (rain date Sunday, June 11).

Milk Row Cemetery
Sun, 06/04/2017 - 2:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 6:15pm

At 6:15 p.m. there will be a public meeting of the Condominium Review Board

winds
Tue, 06/06/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 5:00pm

The Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC) shall hold a Public Meeting concerning buildings which have been determined ‘preferably preserved’. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss alternatives to the full demolition of the houses at 57 Broadway, 150 Hudson Street, and 27-31 Murdock Street.

Tue, 06/06/2017 - 6:30pm

This is a regular meeting of the Community Preservation Committee sub-committee tasked with planning the CPA 5th anniversary events and a conference for urban CPA municipalities.

Bye Bye Birdie logo
Wed, 06/07/2017 - 10:00am

Enjoy a meal at The Old Colony Café in Norwood, followed by a viewing of Bye Bye Birdie at Norwood Theater. View flyer for more details.

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 4:30pm

A Memory Café is a safe, comfortable environment to share your stories and socialize with others who have worries about their memory. The café is geared towards individuals with Early to Moderate Alzheimer’s and their Care Partners as well as those who worry about Memory Problems.

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 6:00pm

Do you face challenges in finding quality, affordable housing? Do you have ideas about how to make Somerville a more equitable community? The City of Somerville would like to hear your story and learn about your ideas! Come share your perspective and help the City develop a plan to make Somerville a more inclusive community at this public meeting.

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 6:00pm

This structure was built in 1903 to honor the troops who camped atop the hill during both the Revolutionary War and Civil War. It was designated as a Local Historic District in 1985 and was just recently re-stabilized through a 2015 Somerville CPA grant.

winds
Tue, 06/13/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 10:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Low Vision Support Group. The group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 6:00pm

Do you face challenges in finding quality, affordable housing? Do you have ideas about how to make Somerville a more equitable community? The City of Somerville would like to hear your story and learn about your ideas! Come share your perspective and help the City develop a plan to make Somerville a more inclusive community at this public meeting.

Out-of-focus image of festival-goers
Wed, 06/14/2017 - 5:00pm

As one of the most impressive food festivals in Greater Boston, the Taste features dozens of outstanding local restaurants, farms, food trucks, and beverage providers.

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 4:00pm

Planning your life for the future can be difficult whether you are in the beginning stages of planning or have a more concrete plan in motion. Make sure that you and your loved ones are financially knowledgeable, legally protected and aware of what funeral expenses look like. It is never too early to look at securing your future.

Milk Row Cemetery
Thu, 06/15/2017 - 6:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 8:30pm

The Tufts Office of Government & Community Relations is pleased to invite you to a free outdoor screening of Disney's Beauty & the Beast as part of the first ever Community Summer Movie Night.

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 10:00am

Special Event in honor of Flag Day and Somerville’s 175th Anniversary, featuring Byron DeLear, from St. Louis to speak about the significance of the Grand Union flag; Refreshments and information tables.

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 12:00pm

The brain child of Mayor Joe, who played trumpet in the Somerville High School Jazz Band, Joe’s Jazz and Blues Festival is back this year. On Saturday, June 17th, get ready for a free all-day outdoor event in beautiful Powderhouse Park (a.k.a Nathan Tufts Park)!

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Sat, 06/17/2017 - 2:00pm

Come early for Lunch at 1:30 PM Program from 2-4 PM. Bring your children for Fun and Activities, Games and Prizes. Hear from well informed & dynamic speakers.

Sat, 06/17/2017 - 8:30pm

The Somerville Arts Council presents Dancing in the Streets: a series of free outdoor dance performances.

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 12:00pm

Produced with funding from The Boston Foundation's Live Art Boston (LAB) grant, the festival will showcase music (including Tef Poe, the St. Louis rapper and current Harvard University fellow who rose to national prominence as an activist at the forefront of the 2014 Ferguson, Missouri, protests), dance, visual art, talks, sign-making, letter-writing and other participatory activities.

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 9:30am

Come with us for the best opportunity to see these beautiful sailing vessels followed by a lunch at the Mt. Vernon Restaurant.

winds
Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

Golden Gals
Tue, 06/20/2017 - 10:30am

A fun, safe, social group to discuss women’s issues and growing older. Come meet new friends, reminisce, discuss any and all issues regarding woman and our role in the world today!

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 8:45am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a trip to Cracker Barrel and Walmart. Lunch will be on your own.

Wed, 06/21/2017 - 7:00pm

With the recent passing of Union Square Zoning, the redevelopment transition in the Union Square neighborhood is taking off. A neighborhood council is forming to influence the transformation and help shape the future of Union Square, and neighborhood residents and business owners are invited to participate.

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 10:00am

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 10:00am

With the recent passing of Union Square Zoning, the redevelopment transition in the Union Square neighborhood is taking off. A neighborhood council is forming to influence the transformation and help shape the future of Union Square, and neighborhood residents and business owners are invited to participate.

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 12:00pm

Join us for our day of free family fun celebrating Independence Day! Activities include pony rides, train rides, recreational activities, bouncy castles, free barbecues, and more!

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 2:00pm

Do you have questions about the proposed Zoning Overhaul? Drop by sometime between 2 pm and 8 pm to ask questions to our planning and zoning staff.

To learn more about the proposed Zoning Overhaul please visit www.somervillezoning.com, the "Infographics" tab includes some easy to read infographics which are a good introduction to the topic.

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 5:00pm

Join the fun with the Somerville Council on Aging's LGBTQ Ice Cream Social. All are welcome.

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 6:00pm

Somerville Climate Forward is an initiative led by the Office of Sustainability and Environment to develop a citywide plan for climate change, which will include strategies to reduce Somerville’s contribution to climate change and to prepare for the impacts of climate change. Join us at our first community meeting to learn about climate change in Somerville and share your ideas and vision to help shape Somerville Climate Forward.

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 6:30pm

Please join Ward 2 Alderman Maryann Heuston, the Mayor’s Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development, MassDOT and Beacon St. Reconstruction Project staff on Monday, June 26, for a community meeting to discuss the ongoing roadway reconstruction

winds
Tue, 06/27/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

Milk Row Cemetery
Sun, 07/02/2017 - 2:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 2:00pm

Do you have questions about the proposed Zoning Overhaul? Drop by sometime between 2 pm and 8 pm to ask questions to our planning and zoning staff.
To learn more about the proposed Zoning Overhaul please visit www.somervillezoning.com, the "Infographics" tab includes some easy to read infographics which are a good introduction to the topic.

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 4:00pm

This partnership with the Somerville Police Department and the Center for Teen Empowerment aims to make communication between Somerville community members and the police department easily accessible, and strengthen relationships among police, youth, community residents and business owners.

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 6:00pm

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Prospect Hill
Thu, 07/06/2017 - 6:00pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Alderman Robert McWatters invite you to a community walk to discuss the rehabilitation of Prospect Hill Park.

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 8:00pm

The free annual SomerMovie Fest is back, and because of the animal-themed lineup, we’re designating this year’s fest as the “SomerMovie Beast.” Showings are scheduled every Thursday evening at dusk from July 6 through August 24. Screenings will take place at different locations across the city. The full “SomerMovie Beast” schedule is as follows:

Sun, 07/09/2017 - 12:00pm

This festival is a chance for the Nepali community to celebrate their culture in their City as well as an opportunity for the rest of the Somerville community to learn about and enjoy Nepali music, dance, food crafts and more!

winds
Tue, 07/11/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

Tue, 07/11/2017 - 10:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Low Vision Support Group. The group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Wed, 07/12/2017 - 11:30am

Please join us Wednesday, July 12th at 11:30am at the Senior Center at 167 Holland Street for lunch.

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 3:00pm

This partnership with the Somerville Police Department and the Center for Teen Empowerment aims to make communication between Somerville community members and the police department easily accessible, and strengthen relationships among police, youth, community residents and business owners.

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 6:00pm

This structure was built in 1903 to honor the troops who camped atop the hill during both the Revolutionary War and Civil War. It was designated as a Local Historic District in 1985 and was just recently re-stabilized through a 2015 Somerville CPA grant.

Fri, 07/14/2017 - 8:30am

Join us for the day as we take a little walk around the castle or sit back, relax and enjoy the weather.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 07/14/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 07/14/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Art Beat 2017
Fri, 07/14/2017 - 6:00pm

ArtBeat is one of the area's largest and most innovative arts festivals, with over a dozen bands, dance troupes, 75 craft vendors, food, and all-age activities.

Sat, 07/15/2017 - 10:00am

This structure was built in 1903 to honor the troops who camped atop the hill during both the Revolutionary War and Civil War. It was designated as a Local Historic District in 1985 and was just recently re-stabilized through a 2015 Somerville CPA grant.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 07/15/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Art Beat 2017
Sat, 07/15/2017 - 11:00am

ArtBeat is one of the area's largest and most innovative arts festivals, with over a dozen bands, dance troupes, 75 craft vendors, food, and all-age activities.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 07/15/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

winds
Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

Golden Gals
Tue, 07/18/2017 - 10:30am

A fun, safe, social group to discuss women’s issues and growing older. Come meet new friends, reminisce, discuss any and all issues regarding woman and our role in the world today!

Wed, 07/19/2017 - 2:00pm

Do you have questions about the proposed Zoning Overhaul? Drop by sometime between 2 pm and 8 pm to ask questions to our planning and zoning staff.
To learn more about the proposed Zoning Overhaul please visit www.somervillezoning.com, the "Infographics" tab includes some easy to read infographics which are a good introduction to the topic.

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 11:00am

Let's keep summer going with a BBQ at our Ralph & Jenny Center. 
See flyer for details.

Edwards Twins
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 1:15pm

Join the Somerville Council on Aging to see the Edwards Twins, Master Impersonators at the Stoneham Theater.

Milk Row Cemetery
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 6:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Photo shows a line of traffic on Rt. 16 in Somerville
Thu, 07/20/2017 - 6:30pm

This is a public meeting of the Somerville Traffic Commission. *Please note that the meeting will be starting at 6:30pm and not the usual 5:30pm

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 8:00pm

The free annual SomerMovie Fest is back, and because of the animal-themed lineup, we’re designating this year’s fest as the “SomerMovie Beast.” Showings are scheduled every Thursday evening at dusk from July 6 through August 24. Screenings will take place at different locations across the city. The full “SomerMovie Beast” schedule is as follows:

Farmers' Market
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 07/21/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 10:00am

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 07/22/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 11:30am

This partnership with the Somerville Police Department and the Center for Teen Empowerment aims to make communication between Somerville community members and the police department easily accessible, and strengthen relationships among police, youth, community residents and business owners.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 07/22/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 7:00pm

The festival will include music, dance, food, family-friendly activities and more for the entire community. For the first time, this year the festival will be held in the evening rather than during afternoon hours, and will feature a Beer Garden with Haitian and Brazilian beverages for guests 21+.

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 9:30am

Somerville Council on Aging is going to Twin River Casino (Video Slot Machines & Gaming Tables) in Lincoln, Rhode Island.

winds
Tue, 07/25/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others!

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 11:00am

Keep summer going and join us for Beach Blanket Super Bingo. 
See flyer for more details.

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 4:00pm

Join your neighbors to learn about programs available to help you save money on your utility bills and live more comfortably. Hosted by the City of Somerville, this event will feature consumer advocates from area organizations, non-profits, and public utility providers to help connect residents to the program that fits their needs.

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 4:00pm

This partnership with the Somerville Police Department and the Center for Teen Empowerment aims to make communication between Somerville community members and the police department easily accessible, and strengthen relationships among police, youth, community residents and business owners.

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 7:45pm

The free annual SomerMovie Fest is back, and because of the animal-themed lineup, we’re designating this year’s fest as the “SomerMovie Beast.” Showings are scheduled every Thursday evening at dusk from July 6 through August 24. Screenings will take place at different locations across the city. The full “SomerMovie Beast” schedule is as follows:

Farmers' Market
Fri, 07/28/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 07/28/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 9:00am

Do you have questions about the proposed Zoning Overhaul? Drop by sometime between 9 am and 2 pm to ask questions to our planning and zoning staff.
To learn more about the proposed Zoning Overhaul please visit www.somervillezoning.com, the "Infographics" tab includes some easy to read infographics which are a good introduction to the topic.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 07/29/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 07/29/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 12:00pm

Pursuant to Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 140 Section 157, the Somerville Police Department will be conducting a public hearing on a dog complaint to determine whether a dog is a nuisance or dangerous dog, in accordance with Section 157 or other applicable law.

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 6:00pm

Please join the planning staff for a meeting on the Davis Square Neighborhood Plan, we have received your feedback and would like additional input before finalizing it. The topics will be the main intersection, cooperative maintenance, and the zoning map proposal.

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 5:00pm

Join us for Somerville's 14th Annual Night Out: America's Night Out Against Crime and Drugs.

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 11:00am

Join us for the 37th Annual Mayor's Senior Picnic. 
A great day filled with dancing, music, food, entertainment and prizes.
See flyer for more details.

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 6:00pm

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Thu, 08/03/2017 - 7:45pm

The free annual SomerMovie Fest is back, and because of the animal-themed lineup, we’re designating this year’s fest as the “SomerMovie Beast.” Showings are scheduled every Thursday evening at dusk from July 6 through August 24. Screenings will take place at different locations across the city. The full “SomerMovie Beast” schedule is as follows:

Farmers' Market
Fri, 08/04/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 08/04/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 08/05/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 08/05/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 2:00pm

SomerStreets is the City of Somerville’s take on the internationally-renowned Open Streets concept, closing busy city streets to vehicles, and opening them up for cycling, walking, dancing, running, and other modes of activity.

Milk Row Cemetery
Sun, 08/06/2017 - 2:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Sun, 08/06/2017 - 2:00pm

Information about the City's latest renewable energy program called HeatSmart/CoolSmart will be available at the Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development Housing Division table. Pick up a flier and invitation to the kickoff workshop before the program is launched on Monday, August 7th!

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 11:30am

Afternoon at the Movies
Join us for pizza & a movie.
This month's movie is The Shack.
Please see flyer for details.

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others! Join Clarinetist and sax player Todd Brunel in a new exciting musical adventure. We will start with the basics and then work up some Basie (Count Basie that is)!

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 10:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Low Vision Support Group. The group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 11:00am

Keep summer going by joining us for a BBQ at our Holland Street Center.
See flyer for details. 

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 4:00pm

This partnership with the Somerville Police Department and the Center for Teen Empowerment aims to make communication between Somerville community members and the police department easily accessible, and strengthen relationships among police, youth, community residents and business owners.

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 6:00pm

This structure was built in 1903 to honor the troops who camped atop the hill during both the Revolutionary War and Civil War. It was designated as a Local Historic District in 1985 and was just recently re-stabilized through a 2015 Somerville CPA grant.

Thu, 08/10/2017 - 7:45pm

The free annual SomerMovie Fest is back, and because of the animal-themed lineup, we’re designating this year’s fest as the “SomerMovie Beast.” Showings are scheduled every Thursday evening at dusk from July 6 through August 24. Screenings will take place at different locations across the city. The full “SomerMovie Beast” schedule is as follows:

Farmers' Market
Fri, 08/11/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 08/11/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 08/12/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 08/12/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others! Join Clarinetist and sax player Todd Brunel in a new exciting musical adventure. We will start with the basics and then work up some Basie (Count Basie that is)!

Golden Gals
Tue, 08/15/2017 - 10:30am

A fun, safe, social group to discuss women’s issues and growing older. Come meet new friends, reminisce, discuss any and all issues regarding woman and our role in the world today!

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 3:00pm

This partnership with the Somerville Police Department and the Center for Teen Empowerment aims to make communication between Somerville community members and the police department easily accessible, and strengthen relationships among police, youth, community residents and business owners.

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 11:30am

Please join the Somerville Council on Aging for a LGBTQ Monthly Lunch.

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 2:00pm

Do you have questions about the proposed Zoning Overhaul? Drop by sometime between 2 pm and 8 pm to ask questions to our planning and zoning staff.
To learn more about the proposed Zoning Overhaul please visit www.somervillezoning.com, the "Infographics" tab includes some easy to read infographics which are a good introduction to the topic.

Milk Row Cemetery
Thu, 08/17/2017 - 6:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 7:45pm

The free annual SomerMovie Fest is back, and because of the animal-themed lineup, we’re designating this year’s fest as the “SomerMovie Beast.” Showings are scheduled every Thursday evening at dusk from July 6 through August 24. Screenings will take place at different locations across the city. The full “SomerMovie Beast” schedule is as follows:

Farmers' Market
Fri, 08/18/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 08/18/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 10:00am

This structure was built in 1903 to honor the troops who camped atop the hill during both the Revolutionary War and Civil War. It was designated as a Local Historic District in 1985 and was just recently re-stabilized through a 2015 Somerville CPA grant.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 08/19/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 08/19/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 6:00pm

To celebrate Union Square’s sizzling food landscape we bring you: Ignite, an evening of international eats, fire throwers, roving entertainment, and a raucous celebration of global culture.

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 2:00pm

Do you have questions about the proposed Zoning Overhaul? Drop by sometime between 2 pm and 8 pm to ask questions to our planning and zoning staff.
To learn more about the proposed Zoning Overhaul please visit www.somervillezoning.com, the "Infographics" tab includes some easy to read infographics which are a good introduction to the topic.

HeatSmart/CoolSmart Somerville
Tue, 08/22/2017 - 6:30pm

Join the City's selected installers New England Ductless and N.E.T.R. and Coach and Somerville resident Molly to learn more about air source heat pumps and have your questions answered. 6:30-Refreshments, 7 pm-Presentation and Q&A session.

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 11:00am

The mayor will cut the ribbon on the Winter Hill School Field. This field will serve the students of Winter Hill School and the City’s youngest athletes.

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 4:00pm

This partnership with the Somerville Police Department and the Center for Teen Empowerment aims to make communication between Somerville community members and the police department easily accessible, and strengthen relationships among police, youth, community residents and business owners.

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 7:45pm

The free annual SomerMovie Fest is back, and because of the animal-themed lineup, we’re designating this year’s fest as the “SomerMovie Beast.” Showings are scheduled every Thursday evening at dusk from July 6 through August 24. Screenings will take place at different locations across the city. The full “SomerMovie Beast” schedule is below.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 08/25/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 08/25/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 08/26/2017 - 10:00am

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 08/26/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 08/26/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 6:00pm

Public Meeting of the Somerville Condominium Review Board. Please note the meetng will take place at 6pm

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:00am

This is a music immersion class for those who have never played a woodwind instrument and would like to start, or have played in the past and are looking for an opportunity to play music again with others! Join Clarinetist and sax player Todd Brunel in a new exciting musical adventure. We will start with the basics and then work up some Basie (Count Basie that is)!

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 7:00am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging as we go to Foxwoods Casino.

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 2:00pm

Do you have questions about the proposed Zoning Overhaul? Drop by sometime between 2 pm and 8 pm to ask questions to our planning and zoning staff.
To learn more about the proposed Zoning Overhaul please visit www.somervillezoning.com, the "Infographics" tab includes some easy to read infographics which are a good introduction to the topic.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/01/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/01/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/02/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/02/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 9:15am

Free Yoga for Somerville's older adults.
Easy to follow.
See flyer for details.

Black and white line drawings of a dozen historic houses
Tue, 09/05/2017 - 5:30pm

The Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC) shall hold a Public Meeting concerning buildings which have been determined ‘preferably preserved’. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss alternatives to demolition of the houses at 150 Hudson Street, 28 Mount Pleasant Street and 6-8 Spring Street.

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 9:00am

Join Mayor Joseph Curtatone Wednesday, September 6, at 9 a.m. in Union Square Plaza for an important announcement regarding the future of multi-modal mobility and safety in Somerville.

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 9:00am

Free Yoga in the Park for Somerville's older adults.
Easy to follow program.
See flyer for details.

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 1:00pm

Did you know that you could be eligible for a pair of diabetes shoes every year?
See flyer for details.

Thu, 09/07/2017 - 5:30pm

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Black and white line drawings of a dozen historic houses
Thu, 09/07/2017 - 5:30pm

The Somerville Historic Preservation Commission (SHPC) shall hold a Public Meeting concerning buildings which have been determined ‘preferably preserved’. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss alternatives to demolition of the houses at 150 Hudson Street, 28 Mount Pleasant Street and 6-8 Spring Street.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/08/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/08/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 9:00am

The City of Somerville's Styrofoam Recycling program will return for all Somerville residents on Saturday, September 9, 2017. Residents may visit the Department of Public Works yard, located at 1 Franey Rd., between 9 a.m. and noon to dispose of all types of EPS (Styrofoam) foam packing materials, including foam bracing and packing peanuts.

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 9:00am

Residents may visit the Department of Public Works yard, located at 1 Franey Rd., between 9 a.m. and noon to dispose of all types of EPS (Styrofoam) foam packing materials, including foam bracing and packing peanuts.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/09/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/09/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 09/09/2017 - 2:30pm

Somerville is celebrating the 5th anniversary of the adoption of the Community Preservation Act with a celebration at Prospect Hill Park. Join us for cake, music, lawn games, and tours of the Tower. Talk with CPA project implementers about their projects!

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00am

Bring your furry friend to the Annual Somerville Dog Fest and stop by the HeatSmart/CoolSmart tent to speak with our Program Installers about air source heat pumps and for a treat for fido!

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Arts Council in partnership with Chris and Jennifer Daltry of What Cheer Records presents the Rock and Roll Yard Sale, an ArtsUnion market taking place from 11 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, September 10, on the Union Square Plaza.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 2:00pm

Fall 2017 Historic Somerville Local History Lecture Series presents this talk by Larry Willwerth, Officer of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Co. of Massachusetts.

Milk Row Cemetery
Sun, 09/10/2017 - 2:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Sun, 09/10/2017 - 3:00pm

During the months of September and October in the United States, people recognize the contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 9:15am

Free Yoga in the Park for Somerville's older adults.
Easy to follow.
See flyer for details.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 9:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Welcome Back Breakfast.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 11:30am

Free Tai Chi in the Park for Somerville's older adults.
See flyer for details.

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 6:00pm

The vigil will begin with a procession stepping off from the Cedar Street intersection of the Community Path, and will conclude with a short ceremony in Davis Square. The entire Somerville community is invited to participate

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 10:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Low Vision Support Group. The group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:30am

Fall Super Bingo.
See flyer for additional details.

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 5:30pm

Are you approaching age 65?  Do you have questions about applying for Medicare?
Come learn about the Medicare process and get your questions answered.
See flyer for details.

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 6:00pm

This structure was built in 1903 to honor the troops who camped atop the hill during both the Revolutionary War and Civil War. It was designated as a Local Historic District in 1985 and was just recently re-stabilized through a 2015 Somerville CPA grant.

POW MIA
Thu, 09/14/2017 - 6:00pm

In the United States, National POW/MIA Recognition Day is observed on the third Friday in September. It honors those who were prisoners of war and those who are still missing in action.

Thu, 09/14/2017 - 6:30pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and the Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development invite you to a public hearing to review the City’s 2016-2017 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER), and to obtain public input on its performance on the current grants funded by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/15/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 10:00am

This structure was built in 1903 to honor the troops who camped atop the hill during both the Revolutionary War and Civil War. It was designated as a Local Historic District in 1985 and was just recently re-stabilized through a 2015 Somerville CPA grant.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/16/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/16/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 2:00pm

The annual Union Square Walking Tour starts from outside the Central Library and ends with a reception at Nu Café on Washington St.

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 7:45am

The Council on Aging is off to Mohegan Sun for the day. 
See flyer for details. 

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 6:30pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Ward 5 Alderman Mark Niedergang invite all interested persons to a community meeting on Cedar Street Roadway Improvements including traffic calming measures, bumpouts, a new crosswalk, and road resurfacing, are planned for Cedar St. between Highland and Broadway this fall.

Golden Gals
Tue, 09/19/2017 - 10:30am

A fun, safe, social group to discuss women’s issues and growing older. Come meet new friends, reminisce, discuss any and all issues regarding woman and our role in the world today!

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 11:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging as we travel to Italy for the Day

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 8:30am

Join us for a wonderful day trip to Salem Willows.
Seating is limited
Please see flyer for details.

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 4:00pm

Join us for the AARP Homefit Workshop presented by our own Sandy Francis.

Milk Row Cemetery
Thu, 09/21/2017 - 5:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/22/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 10:00am

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/23/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 10:00am

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/23/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 6:00pm

Join the Somerville Planning Department for a discussion series about the future of Davis Square. What issues and opportunities do we as a community need to address for Davis Square to be its best self? What is important to preserve? At the first meeting, we will work collaboratively to identify outstanding topics of interest and at the second meeting, we will work together to develop an action plan to address those topics.

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 6:00pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Ward 2 Alderman Maryann Heuston invite all interested community members to a neighborhood meeting to discuss mobility and safety issues in the Inman Square and Lincoln Park neighborhoods

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 12:30pm

Afternoon at the Movies.
September's movie is "Going in Style" running 1 hour and 36 minutes.
See flyer for full details.

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 6:00pm

Check out HeatSmart/CoolSmart volunteer coach Molly and the City's selected Installers at the annual East Somerville Main Street's Foodie Crawl! More information about HeatSmart/CoolSmart is available here. Tickets for the Foodie Crawl and more information are available here.

Tue, 09/26/2017 - 6:30pm

Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and Ward 5 Alderman Mark Niedergang invite you.

Please join us for a presentation by City staff and our engineering consultants on pending streetscape improvements (sidewalks, storm drains, trees, etc.) and the three options for needed safety and traffic flow improvements to Murdock St.:

Somerville residents seated in a school cafeteria watch a ResiStat presentation by Mayor Curtatone.
Wed, 09/27/2017 - 6:10pm

ResiStat meetings are your chance to get updates on major projects in the City, find out what’s going on in your neighborhood, meet and chat with your neighbors and elected officials, and enjoy refreshments.

Fri, 09/29/2017 - 9:30am

Six-week fun, interactive course taught by local writers Judah LeBlang and Kerrie Kemperman

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/29/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 09/29/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/30/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 09/30/2017 - 11:00am

Free and open to the public and will be catered by Cuisine En Locale.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 09/30/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Milk Row Cemetery
Sun, 10/01/2017 - 2:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Somerville Evolution of Hip Hop Fesitval
Sun, 10/01/2017 - 2:30pm

This FREE ArtsUnion festival is by the City of Somerville and Somerville Arts Council in partnership with Wat's da WURD and Xperience Creative.

Mon, 10/02/2017 - 9:30am

Are you a Somerville resident 60 years of age or older?
Do you find that sometimes you have concerns around collecting
items or not being able to discard them?  Join us as we discuss all the
programming we have that is available to help you.

Somerville residents seated in a school cafeteria watch a ResiStat presentation by Mayor Curtatone.
Tue, 10/03/2017 - 6:10pm

ResiStat meetings are your chance to get updates on major projects in the City, find out what’s going on in your neighborhood, meet and chat with your neighbors and elected officials, and enjoy refreshments.

Somerville residents seated in a school cafeteria watch a ResiStat presentation by Mayor Curtatone.
Wed, 10/04/2017 - 6:10pm

ResiStat meetings are your chance to get updates on major projects in the City, find out what’s going on in your neighborhood, meet and chat with your neighbors and elected officials, and enjoy refreshments.

Wed, 10/04/2017 - 6:30pm

The vigil is an annual event bringing the community together in remembrance of those who have lost their lives over the last year to domestic violence.

HeatSmart/CoolSmart Program Logo
Wed, 10/04/2017 - 6:30pm

Join us for the second workshop for Somerville's HeatSmart/CoolSmart program!

Event details: Refreshments at 6:30, presentation at 7:00 pm.

Thu, 10/05/2017 - 5:00pm

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Somerville residents seated in a school cafeteria watch a ResiStat presentation by Mayor Curtatone.
Thu, 10/05/2017 - 6:10pm

ResiStat meetings are your chance to get updates on major projects in the City, find out what’s going on in your neighborhood, meet and chat with your neighbors and elected officials, and enjoy refreshments.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 10/06/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 10/06/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 4:00pm

We’re very excited to be bringing back Friday night lantern parades for the fifth year! Teaming up with The Puppet Free Library, Parts & Crafts, and Spontaneous Celebrations to host light and lantern-making workshops with kids and adults!

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 7:00pm

We’re very excited to be bringing back Friday night lantern parades for the fifth year! Teaming up with The Puppet Free Library, Parts & Crafts, and Spontaneous Celebrations to host light and lantern-making workshops with kids and adults!

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 8:00pm

Come hear some HONK! bands perform at the Aeronaut Brewing Company after the lantern parades. Free admission.

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 8:30pm

Come hear some HONK! bands perform at Once after the lantern parades. Free admission.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 10/07/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 12:00pm

More than 25 activist street bands from around the world perform all day, outdoors, for free at venues around Davis Square. Opening ceremonies begin at noon. Band performances from 1pm – 9pm

Farmers' Market
Sat, 10/07/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 12:00pm

Parade from Davis Square down Mass Ave to Harvard Square to “Reclaim the Streets for Horns, Bikes and Feet”, featuring HONK! bands and community groups, from Davis Square to Harvard Square’s Oktoberfest celebration.

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 2:00pm

The all band concert will be held on the Main Stage of Harvard Square’s Oktoberfest. In addition, some bands will play sets on smaller stages around Harvard Square throughout the afternoon

Sun, 10/08/2017 - 2:00pm

Learn about City history and enjoy a bike ride with the Historic Preservation Commission. More details to follow. Rain date: Sunday, 10/15

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 10:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Low Vision Support Group. The group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Wed, 10/11/2017 - 10:00am

Fall Festival Lunch & Bingo at Holland Street.
Seating is limited.
See flyer for details.

Thu, 10/12/2017 - 6:30am

A trip to Wildwood, NJ
Please see flyer for pricing and details.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 10/13/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 10/13/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 10/14/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 10/14/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Tue, 10/17/2017 - 7:00am

A Very Vermont Tour.
Please see flyer for pricing and details.

Golden Gals
Tue, 10/17/2017 - 10:30am

A fun, safe, social group to discuss women’s issues and growing older. Come meet new friends, reminisce, discuss any and all issues regarding woman and our role in the world today!

Somerville residents seated in a school cafeteria watch a ResiStat presentation by Mayor Curtatone.
Tue, 10/17/2017 - 6:10pm

ResiStat meetings are your chance to get updates on major projects in the City, find out what’s going on in your neighborhood, meet and chat with your neighbors and elected officials, and enjoy refreshments.

Somerville residents seated in a school cafeteria watch a ResiStat presentation by Mayor Curtatone.
Wed, 10/18/2017 - 6:10pm

ResiStat meetings are your chance to get updates on major projects in the City, find out what’s going on in your neighborhood, meet and chat with your neighbors and elected officials, and enjoy refreshments.

Milk Row Cemetery
Thu, 10/19/2017 - 5:00pm

Come inside Somerville’s oldest cemetery, dating back to 1804, and usually closed to the public. Explore this rare and endangered gem, where British soldiers and Revolutionary citizens are buried.

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 6:00pm

Join the Somerville Planning Department for a discussion series about the future of Davis Square. What issues and opportunities do we as a community need to address for Davis Square to be its best self? What is important to preserve? At the first meeting, we will work collaboratively to identify outstanding topics of interest and at the second meeting, we will work together to develop an action plan to address those topics.

Thu, 10/19/2017 - 6:00pm

SEB and the Housing Division will be holding an information session Thursday, Oct. 19th from 6-7:30 in the Auditorium of the East Somerville Community School for more information on the 56 income –restricted rental units available at Montaje in Assembly Row.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 10/20/2017 - 11:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons. We accept cash, debit, credit, SNAP/EBT, WIC Farmers’ Market Coupons, and Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Fri, 10/20/2017 - 2:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 10/21/2017 - 10:00am

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Farmers' Market
Sat, 10/21/2017 - 1:30pm

The Somerville Mobile Farmers’ Market sells fresh, local produce in Somerville, MA. We offer an unlimited 50% discount for residents of North Street or Mystic Housing, as well as for showing your SNAP, WIC, or Senior Farmers’ Market Coupons.

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 2:00pm

Join Mayor Joe Curtatone, the Somerville Public Library, and Somerville-based Publisher Candlewick Press for an afternoon story time on Saturday, October 21.

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 2:00pm

This ghostly gathering treats visitors to a guided tour of the gravesites. At each site, a Ghost will engage in conversation about his or her life in Somerville in centuries past. A wonderful way to learn about your City from those who lived in!

There is a suggested donation of $5 for this event.

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 10:00am

Fall Festival Lunch & Bingo at the Cross Street Center.
Seating is limited.
See flyer for details.

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 11:00am

Halloween Party & Dance
Lunch, music, gifts and karaoke with the Mayor and a special guest.
RSVP by calling 617-625-6600, ext. 2300
Limited seating and transportation.
See flyer for details.

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 11:00am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging as we celebrate Halloween!

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 6:00pm

The Somerville Commission for Persons with Disabilities invites you to attend our annual celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month. This year's theme is "Inclusion Drives Innovation" and will feature an evening of music, art, poetry and a panel discussion.

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 6:30pm

"Beer in the Great War" is a lecture by Dan Breen. It will be followed by music of the prohibition era and WWI by Matt Glaser and Joe "Sonny" Barbato.

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 10:00am

Join us for our Annual Health & Wellness Fair.
Blood pressure screening, flu shot clinic, healthy living information
and so much more.
See flyer for details.

Thu, 10/26/2017 - 10:00am

During our Annual Health & Wellness Fair on October 26th, Ashley and Natasha will be available
to assist you in obtaining a Charlie Card.

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 10:00am

Join us for a fun morning of “Favorite Ghost Stories for a Halloween Eve" with Storyteller/Musician John Porcino

Sat, 10/28/2017 - 10:00am

Help us keep our youth safe by properly disposing of unused and unwanted medications.

Sat, 10/28/2017 - 10:00am

For the first time, the Historic Preservation Commission will have Docent-led tours of the old Powder House, located between Ball Square and Teele Square.

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 10:00am

Plant bulbs with your neighbors and frolick in a wash of jubilant color in the Spring!

Tue, 10/31/2017 - 12:30pm

Join us for our monthly Afternoon at the Movies.
This month, just in time for Halloween, we will be
watching Hocus Pocus.  See flyer for more details.

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 6:00pm

Join us for our next round of Davis Square Neighborhood Plan discussions! To fulfill the goal of strengthening Davis Square as a Local Center, we will be showing potential development on sites in the Davis Square core.

Somerville residents seated in a school cafeteria watch a ResiStat presentation by Mayor Curtatone.
Wed, 11/01/2017 - 6:10pm

ResiStat meetings are your chance to get updates on major projects in the City, find out what’s going on in your neighborhood, meet and chat with your neighbors and elected officials, and enjoy refreshments.

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 6:30pm
Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone and the Board of Aldermen invite residents to the Fall 2017 ResiStat Community Meetings, a twice-yearly effort to share the latest City news, data, and neighborhood updates directly with residents and gather their feedback. ResiStat is more than a great way to get an overview of what’s happening specifically in your neighborhood as well as citywide.
Sat, 11/04/2017 - 10:00am

Plant bulbs with your neighbors and frolick in a wash of jubilant color in the Spring!

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 10:00am

Plant bulbs with your neighbors and frolick in a wash of jubilant color in the Spring!

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 10:00am

Plant bulbs with your neighbors and frolick in a wash of jubilant color in the Spring!

Tue, 11/07/2017 - 3:00pm

Plant bulbs with your neighbors and frolick in a wash of jubilant color in the Spring!

City of Somerville's 175th Birthday Soirée
Sat, 11/11/2017 - 7:00pm

Join us on Saturday, November 11, 2017 for a celebration in honor of the 175th Anniversary of Somerville’s separation from Charlestown. Tickets will be available in October, and will be limited.

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 10:00am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging on this shopping trip. Get your Holiday shopping done early! Lunch is on your own.

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 6:00pm

Join us for our next round of Davis Square Neighborhood Plan discussions! To fulfill the goal of strengthening Davis Square as a Local Center, we will be showing potential development on sites in the Davis Square core.

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 10:30am

Join us as the Massachusetts Equipment Distribution Program, more commonly
referred to as MassEDP will be at our Low Vision Support Group.  Please see flyer
for details.

Tue, 11/14/2017 - 10:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Low Vision Support Group. The group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Wed, 11/15/2017 - 3:55pm

Parents and guardians of students in grades 5-8 are invited to join us to learn about what young people may be doing online and how to help your child stay safe.

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 10:00am

Thanksgiving Lunch & Bingo
Seating is limited
Please see flyer for more details

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 5:30pm

Removal of Public Shade Trees

Pursuant to M.G.L. Chapter 87, the City of Somerville will hold a public hearing on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 5:30 pm at the Department of Public Works Water Department Building, 17 Franey Road, Somerville, MA, to consider the removal of the following public shade tree(s):

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 6:00pm

Join the Somerville planning department to learn about our approach to the Brickbottom neighborhood plan and how it relates to the zoning overhaul and other city initiatives

Wed, 11/22/2017 - 9:30am

Public Meeting of the Somerville Retirement Board

Sat, 11/25/2017 - 9:00am

The Somerville High School Craft Fair is put together by the high school's Track Parent and Alumni Club. We are a registered nonprofit that exists to support the athletes that run on Somerville High School's Cross-country, Indoor and Outdoor track teams.

Mon, 11/27/2017 - 6:30pm

With construction on the new Somerville High School building project set to begin in January 2018, gradual changes to parking options on the Central Hill Campus (which includes City Hall, Somerville High School, and the Somerville Public Library) and the surrounding public streets will also begin at that time.

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:00am

Learn how to Be SEEN! 
"Be Somerville Energy Efficient Now" educates residents about city,
state and federal programs to help make homes more energy efficient.
Please see flyer for more details.

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 10:00am

Join Christine Andrews, Housing Environment Programs Coordinator at 167 Holland Street, Somerville at 10 am Tuesday, November 28 to learn how to improve the efficiency and comfort of your home – just in time for winter! Light refreshments will be provided. Please contact Natasha at 617-625-6600 ext. 2317 to RSVP.

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 12:30pm

Join us for our monthly "Afternoon at the Movies."  This month
we are showing Megan Leavey.  Please see flyer for details.

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 6:00pm

President William A. White, Jr. and Finance Committee Chair Tony Lafuente have called for a meeting of the Board of Aldermen’s Finance Committee, to conduct a Public Hearing on the Mayor’s proposal to create a Union Square Development District (BOA #204437), and a Union Square District Improvement Financing (DIF) Development Program (BOA #204517).

Tue, 11/28/2017 - 6:00pm

Canopy City is bringing together four companies that develop a Virtual Reality for various purposes: Real Estate, Healthcare, Entertainment, Sports, etc. The goal of the event is to identify the future of the Virtual Reality development by highlighting the most promising Virtual Reality applications.

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 10:00am

Bake sale, raffles, crafts and much more.  Join us for our Annual Holiday Festival and Bazaar.
Please see flyer for details.

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 11:00am

Eat for a cause! Join us for a night of wood fired pizza, local brews, and candlepin bowling. We’ll have raffle prizes including merch and beer from all our favorite local breweries.

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 3:30pm

Partners HealthCare Workforce Development, in conjunction with the Academy for Healthcare Training, is offering a free CNA training program where our participants, upon successful graduation of the program, will earn dual Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aide certificates, receive placement assistance focusing on full-time CNA employment within the Spaulding Rehabilitation Network.

Thu, 11/30/2017 - 6:00pm
Join us at this final meeting to provide feedback on the MIT graduate student's proposed neighborhood plan for Ball and Magoun Squares. They will share recommendations for the area and would love to hear from you! Refreshments will be served.
 
Tue, 12/05/2017 - 10:00am
The planning department will be holding office hours by appointment only to answer questions about the proposed city-wide Zoning Overhaul.
Tue, 12/05/2017 - 6:00pm

Continuing a multi-year planning and design process, all interested parties are invited to join Mayor Joseph Curtatone and the Office of Strategic Planning and Community Development for a meeting to discuss the future of the ARTFarm site.

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 10:00am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Holiday Party & Bingo!

Thu, 12/07/2017 - 10:00am
The planning department will be holding office hours by appointment only to answer questions about the proposed city-wide Zoning Overhaul.
Thu, 12/07/2017 - 4:30pm

A Memory Cafe is a safe, comfortable environment to share your stories
and socialize with others who have worries about their memory.
Please see flyers for additional information.

Mon, 12/11/2017 - 10:00am
The planning department will be holding office hours by appointment only to answer questions about the proposed city-wide Zoning Overhaul.
Mon, 12/11/2017 - 11:00am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Holiday Luncheon.

Tue, 12/12/2017 - 10:30am

Join the Somerville Council on Aging for a Low Vision Support Group. The group meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.

Wed, 12/13/2017 - 10:00am
The planning department will be holding office hours by appointment only to answer questions about the proposed city-wide Zoning Overhaul.
Wed, 12/13/2017 - 11:30am

 

Please join us Wednesday, December 13, 2017
11:30 am  Holland Street Center  167 Holland Street
 
We will be entertained by Guitarist, Rob Noyes
Bring a friend! All are Welcome!

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:00am

Holiday Party & Bingo
Seating is limited
Please see flyer for details.

Thu, 12/14/2017 - 10:00am

SOMERVILLE COUNCIL ON AGING
Holiday Party & Bingo

                 Thursday, December 14th, 2017
                              10:00-1:30pm
                                               Cross Street Center
Limited Seating

Fri, 12/15/2017 - 6:00pm

In partnership with the Somerville High Culinary Arts Program, Assembly Row will host an Ice Sculpture Stroll with tour stops around property. Come see them all and cast your vote to help name this year's champion!

Sat, 12/16/2017 - 4:15pm

Join the Council on Aging as we hop on a trolley and become amazed at the holiday lights of Somerville.  Limited seating.

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 10:00am

Holiday Party & Bingo
Seating is limited
Please see flyers for details

Tue, 12/19/2017 - 6:30pm

The first Board meeting of the Union Square Neighborhood Council will be at 6:30pm on Tuesday, December 19th, at the police station/public safety building (220 Washington Street). Elected board members will be in attendance. This meeting, of course, is open to the public!

Wed, 12/20/2017 - 9:00am

Are you 60 and over? Come join us for some Wednesday morning fun, physical activity and socialization.

Fri, 12/22/2017 - 10:00am

Come in and join us for a Holiday Fun Day. Wear your favorite pajamas or ugly sweater!