Somerville Artist Registration for Somerville Open Studios

Registration for Somerville Open Studios 2020 opens on December 15, 2019, and runs through January 31, 2020. Somerville artists are welcome to register at The city-wide event takes place every year the first weekend in May.

The Growing Center’s Annual Holiday Wreath Sale Fundraiser

Pre-order a beautiful, hand-decorated wreath to adorn your door for the holidays and help support programming and maintenance at the Growing Center. Pre-order information will be available in advance of the sale on the Growing Center website: Pick-up at the Winter Farmers Market at the Arts at the Armory on Saturday, December 7.

Somerville Entrepreneur Network

Connect with other home-based businesses, aspiring entrepreneurs, and small business owners. This month’s topic is Creative Financing for Small Business. Whether you are starting a new business or want to expand it is important to learn creative financing resources for small businesses. Learn from the founder of the Boston Center for Community Ownership (bcco), a […]

Peter Lehndorff, Domenic Botolino, Kirsten Manville at Somerville Armory Cafe Nov. 2

Somerville Songwriter Sessions at the Armory Cafe presents a concert on Saturday November 2 with singer/songwriters Peter Lehndorff, Domenic Botolino, and Kirsten Manville. The concert will feature a solo set by each artist, followed by a round robin song swap. The show begins at 7:30 pm with an open mic, and admission is $10. The Armory Cafe is at 191 Highland Avenue, Somerville. For more information call 617-718-2191 or visit or Email to reserve an open mic slot. Performer details below.Somerville Songwriter […]

Somerville Career Fair

SOMERVILLE CAREER FAIR!! Date: Friday, Nov 1 Time: 10am-12pm Mystic Activity Center (530 Mystic Ave, Somerville, MA) Looking for a job or a better job? Want to explore career opportunities? Join us to meet face-to-face with local businesses who are hiring, network, and apply for jobs. This event is free and open to all. Participants […]

Escape from Hill House Escape Room: Somerville Reads 2019

I should have turned back at the gate Eleanor thought…she was afraid, listening to the sick voice inside her which whispered, Get away from here, get away. All ages are welcome to try their luck in this Hill House themed escape room. Can your team solve the mysteries of Hill House before time runs out?  […]

Somerville 2069

Somerville 2069: Imagine Somerville an INTERACTIVE TOUR of the FUTURE… Join SCC and local students, artists, kids, leaders, thinkers, and makers as we journey to Future Somerville through art, video, performance, interactive displays, installations, games, and more!! This is a free, family-friendly, immersive experience…All are welcome!

2019 Candidate Survey: Councilor-At-Large

Welcome to Scout Somerville’s candidate survey for the 2019 municipal elections, which will take place on Tuesday, November 5. We sent surveys to all candidates running in opposed races for Somerville mayor, council at large, and school committee, and present their answers to you here. Today we are featuring the councilor-at-large race. All candidates were […]

Turning Pages Into Programs at Somerville Library’s Book Sale

Standing in the back stairwell of the Somerville Public Library—a space known colloquially as “the pink room”—you can’t help but notice how stacks of book-filled boxes tower over Friends of the Somerville Public Library president Kim Shane. Every box contains dozens of books, and there are dozens of boxes that have been stockpiled here by […]

Harvest Festival

Harvest activities and games, pumpkin decorating and a celebration of nature’s bounty.