Join Us for Our April Events!
The Growing Center Chorus Rehearsals - Open to All! Two Saturdays: April 23 and 30, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm First Performance at Spring Garden Day, May 8 Facebook Event The Growing Center Chorus is new this year! It is open to everyone - adults, children and families. Please come join us for rehearsals in April and for our first performance at Spring Garden Day on May 8! The Chorus will perform two songs during the opening of Spring Garden Day and help to welcome everyone to one
Earth Day / Arbor Day: Celebrating the Earth and Our Community
The Growing Center is pleased to announce our first major event of the season: our Earth Day / Arbor Day celebration on Sunday, April 24! The free event features a variety of family-focused activities, with interpretation available in Spanish and Portuguese. Earth Day / Arbor Day: Celebrating the Earth and Our Community will take place at the Somerville Community Growing Center, 22 Vinal Avenue, Somerville, on Sunday, April 24 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm. (Rain Date: April 30, 1:00
Pollinator Pairings April 2022: Monarchs and Milkweeds
Daniel Meakam, Tufts Environmental Studies intern Welcome to the first in a series of features highlighting some of the incredible pollinators that can be found at the Somerville Community Growing Center, as well as the native plants that depend on and coexist with these special species. This series was triggered by a generous gift to provide botanical signage in our Pollinator Garden. It also builds on the work of Earthwise Aware engaging volunteers in observations of biodiv
Check Out all the Opportunities with the Growing Center in 2022!
The Growing Center is preparing to host a full season of community events this year for the first time in five years, and our volunteer workforce is busier than ever! We encourage both potential and long-time volunteers to dive right into the action! Below are imminent and long-term opportunities for volunteers to get more involved. Join us, and make a difference in your community, while having fun and meeting new folks! Volunteer Orientations are in full swing, and are takin