women

Women and Water: Agape in Haiti

Please join us at a reception and artist talk for: Women and Water: Agape in Haiti. Exhibit of Photographs by Roy Crystal to benefit Agape Global Health for Haiti. Reception and Artist Talk: Saturday, October 19, 2019, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. On view from Saturday October 12, 2019 through Monday November 11, 2019 ——————————— This […]


In the Theatre of Air – North America Tour

The UK-based Marsyas Trio (flute, cello, piano) celebrate their 10th anniversary with music by British and American women composers. The programme includes pieces by Louise Farrenc, Amy Beach, Hilary Tann and Thea Musgrave. The Marsyas Trio has forged a place as a dynamic and innovative group, inspiring a generation of new works for their genre […]


Art Reception: Dori Bergman

Meet April Artist Dori Bergman, featured by She Explores, and the Appalachian Mountain Club for her works depicting issues surrounding women in the wilderness.



SCW Salary Negotiation Workshop

The American Association of University Women (AAUW) and the Somerville Commission for Women are pleased to invite you to Work Smart in Boston. Women working full time in the United States typically are paid just 80 percent of what white men are paid, a gap of 20 percent — and it’s even worse for women […]


“Her Story Is: performances and presentations” : U.S. & Iraqi women artist collaboration

Her Story Is : performances and presentations. An evening of theater, poetry, visual art, and music; artistic results from a yearlong collaboration involving U.S. and Iraqi women artists. Presented by Fort Point Theatre Channel, the Joiner Institute for the Study of War and Social Consequences, the Odysseus Project, the Center for Arabic Culture, and partners […]


The Vagina Monologues

“The Vagina Monologues” by Eve Ensler is part of the V-day movement to end violence against women. It is a collection of monologues based on interviews with women around the world and their experiences. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll want to join the movement. The show isn’t just for women. Bring your significant other, your […]


The Vagina Monologues

“The Vagina Monologues” by Eve Ensler is part of the V-day movement to end violence against women. It is a collection of monologues based on interviews with women around the world and their experiences. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll want to join the movement. The show isn’t just for women. Bring your significant other, your […]


Spotlight: Beth Grierson of Wilderness Heals

Somerville is a city known for its diversity, but it is also filled with citizens willing to take action. Among these city trailblazers is Beth Grierson, a Somerville native who is willing to (literally) take a “hike” towards ending homelessness and domestic violence. Through her involvement with a hike called Wilderness Heals, sponsored by The […]