The Growing Center’s Summer Music Series went virtual this year when Mayor Joe cancelled all events city-wide. I asked the Arts Council if we could record some of our scheduled performances and make a series of “virtual concerts.”
The Arts Council consented, so we asked three of our favorites “acts” to come record a “show” in the garden. Receita de Samba, was recorded on July 3rd and features singers Anna Borges and Bill Ward as well as the Pollinator Garden in full bloom. I
The Somerville Community Growing Center remains committed to our mission of building local community through ecological and multicultural educational programming this summer, as ever.
Although we're unable to host public events at the garden right now, we are pleased to continue our free programming by sharing it with you online. We will be posting virtual garden tours, as well as music and wellness videos! And we're excited to announce the first of our offerings: Wellness i