After a few sessions of volunteer support from YouthBuild USA, Groundwork Somerville and dedicated SCGC volunteers (a shout out to Andy Avila for moving big rocks to safety!), the gabion cages are assembled and filled. Terra Cura is finalizing product details for the bench material above the gabion wall -- black locust --- a highly durable, rot resistant native wood species, a truly sustainable alternate compared to typical decking material such as Cedar and Ipe, which are tr
Somerville Community Access TV is happy to bring you its 2nd season of “Cinema Somerville Outdoor Movies,” an outdoor movie series at the Somerville Community Growing Center (22 Vinal Ave). The event series is free and is open to the community-at-large. On Thursday, July 14th, we are screening, "The Hitchhiker," a 1953 film noir, directed by Ida Lupino, about two fishing buddies who pick up a mysterious hitchhiker during a trip to Mexico.
Other upcoming movies are:
1. Who are you and and how did you first learn about the Growing Center? I am a Somerville resident who coaches and supports communities, groups and individuals in improving their health and wellness. I experiment with my own Health adVentures Herban Garden in my yard in Union Square. I attended a musical performance at the Growing Center during Somerville Porch Fest a couple of years before I moved into the neighborhood. 2. Where is your favorite place to escape to in the gr