Getting Cozy @ East

Join us at the Somerville Library East Branch for an evening of crafting and good company! We will be making lovely herbal sachets. All materials will be provided at no cost to attendees. All ages are welcome. For more information contact Marita at (617) 623-5000 x2971 or

Getting Cozy @ the Library

Join us for an afternoon of crafting, cocoa, and good company! Warm socks and knit hats are encouraged but not required! We’ll be making an adorable felt narwahl brooch for our first craft of the 2019 Getting Cozy season – all materials supplied at no cost to attendees. Feel free to bring your own craft […]

Friends and Family Class: Make a Ukelele

Develop your basic woodworking skills by building a ukulele from a simple wood kit. Sand, glue, assemble, and personalize your one-of-a-kind instrument and learn a few basic chords along the way. No prior music or woodworking experience required. Leave the class with a uke in your hands, a song in your heart, and a smile […]

One Person’s Scrap is Another Person’s Craft

When Marina Speevak walks into Somerville schools, some kids call her “the beautiful lady.” It’s not a bad moniker for Speevak, who runs a creative reuse center called the Beautiful Stuff Project that helps people reappropriate scrap materials from local manufacturers into craft projects. The walls of the building are lined with all sorts of […]