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We are excited––and grateful––to announce that the Growing Center is able to resume some limited Open Hours! This spring and summer, we missed sharing the site with you, and are excited to welcome you back into the space to enjoy the greenery, fresh air, and local wild...

July 31, 2019

Anna Borges on vocals and Bill Ward on guitar perform classics of Brazilian samba at the Growing Center! 

Please join us on August 15 for our latest Summer Song Series performance by Receita de Samba Duo. The garden opens at 5:00 for picnicking and music begins at 6:00.


July 30, 2019

440’s sparkling Django Reinhardt-style “gypsy jazz” will have you dancing in the aisles.

Please join us for this fantastic event in our Summer Song Series on August 8th! Garden opens at 5:00pm for picnicking; music begins at 6:00pm.

For further info, go to http://www.jaz...

July 18, 2019

The Growing Center will be holding its Annual Benefit Yard Sale on July 27, from 9:30am to 3:30pm!

Please come on by and help the Growing Center raise funds for the 2019 season! There will be something for everyone!

This event is rain or shine (we have tents). However, i...

June 8, 2017

Find out more about what free community events are happening at this Somerville urban garden oasis!

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Maura Mendoza is "Growing at the Growing Center!"

September 22, 2020

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September 17, 2020

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Visit the Growing Center at: 

22 Vinal Ave, Somerville, MA 02143

Mailing Address: P. O. Box 76

Somervillle, MA 02143


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